The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) commodities will be distributed Thursday, Sept. 17 at the Polk County Fairgrounds. This will be a drive through only distribution.
Ouachita Little Theatre is sponsoring three classes open to students of all ages in dance, costuming, and set building. For more information, call 479-234-3902. Also, everyone is invited to the Monthly Free Movie Party this Wednesday, Sept. 9 at 6:30 PM featuring the comedy “What About Bob.” CDC guidelines remain in place, so please wear your mask.
The 5th annual Renegade Ranch Knap-In will be held Sept. 11-12 from 9a.m.-5p.m. No entry fee. Modern craftsmen recreating and knapping stone tools of the past. Arts, craft, Food available. Dig for artifacts $10 and 4-wheeler trails $10. Call 479-216-0155 for more information.
Mena Downtown Partners will have a regular meeting Monday, Sept. 14 at noon at American Artisans.
Cove First Baptist Church will begin the Kids Under Construction program Sept. 14 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. for students PreK-6th grade, and continue each Monday while school is in session. Breakfast, lunch and snack will be provided. Contact 870-387-6631 for more information.
Elks Lodge of Mena BBQ Cooks Off will be held Saturday, Sept. 12. Call 479-394-3740 for more information.