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Remembering Hearts Forever will have a meeting Thursday, Oct. 22 at Union Bank Community Room from 6:30 p.m. – 8p.m. The Regular meeting agenda includes discussing the upcoming Candle Lighting, which is scheduled for Sunday, Dec. 13 at 5:30 p.m.

OLT Wednesday Night at the Lyric is hosting Bill Murray and Dan Aykroyd in the hilarious film “Ghostbusters” at 6:30 PM on October 14.  Admission is free, CDC guidelines including masks and social distancing are still in effect.  The film is rated PG13.

The Elks Lodge is seeking donations for their annual Thanksgiving and Christmas food baskets. For more information contact the Lodge at 479-394-3740.

Property Tax Deadline is Oct. 15

One week remains to pay real estate and personal property taxes without penalty. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, only two customers are allowed in the office at a time, so be prepared to wait longer if paying  in person. There is a dropbox located outside the office door if you would like to put your tax payment in it and a receipt will be mailed. Payments may also be mailed to 507 Church Ave or online at

The Mena Art Gallery will be open extended hours during October to give people a chance to see the national Art of the Heartland Show. October hours are: Friday, Oct. 16, 3 pm – 7 pm; Saturday, Oct. 17, 3pm – 7 pm; Sunday, Oct. 18, Noon – 3 pm; Friday, Oct. 23, 3 pm – 7 pm; Saturday, Oct. 24, 3 pm – 7 pm; Sunday, Oct. 25, Noon – 3 pm. For more information contact Mena Art Gallery, 607 Mena Street, at 479-394-3880.

It’s easy to have your event listed in Around Town, which will be read on radio stations KENA and KQOR daily. Simply send your Around Town announcement to or call 479-243-9600 and let us know! To have the event listed in the paper, we need to know by FIVE on FRIDAY. We look forward to continuing to serve the community!

Have an Around Town event or announcement? Email or call 479-243-9600

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