Events

Here are all upcoming events for The CALL around the state.

Please note that many events are for one county only (due to the county-based nature of The CALL’s work).

To find a listing of events for a particular county, find your county here.

Aug
14
Fri
Sherwood CALL Mall Open @ Victory Baptist Church
Aug 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Foster parents and caseworkers are invited to come and select FREE consignment-quality clothing and shoes for foster children. Clothing is organized on racks by size — ranging from infant through elementary school age. Baby items such as blankets, bedding, cribs, swings, pack-n-plays, etc, are often available as well. Items needed include: more infant and toddler clothing, baby items, diapers, uniforms. The CALL Mall does not accept adult clothing. Donations can be brought on Fridays or by appointment. For more information, contact Carolyn Hanks at 501-425-7194 or Joanna Bearden at 501-626-9337.

Aug
15
Sat
Sherwood CALL Mall Open @ Victory Baptist Church
Aug 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Foster parents and caseworkers are invited to come and select FREE consignment-quality clothing and shoes for foster children. Clothing is organized on racks by size — ranging from infant through elementary school age. Baby items such as blankets, bedding, cribs, swings, pack-n-plays, etc, are often available as well. Items needed include: more infant and toddler clothing, baby items, diapers, uniforms. The CALL Mall does not accept adult clothing. Donations can be brought on Fridays or by appointment. For more information, contact Carolyn Hanks at 501-425-7194 or Joanna Bearden at 501-626-9337.

Aug
17
Mon
WLR CALL Mall Open @ Markham Street Baptist Church
Aug 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
August 2020 Informational Meeting @ Virtual by Zoom
Aug 17 @ 6:45 pm – 8:30 pm

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2020 has made it very difficult to recruit and train, but the need for homes is even greater than before. Please consider being part of the solution. There is no obligation to watch and gather info to see if this is a fit for your family. You will need to register at the link above on our public FaceBook event page. You will be directed to Eventbrite to register and receive the Zoom info. We hope to see you on the 17th.

August Online Info Meeting via Zoom @ Online via Zoom
Aug 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Join The CALL in Southeast Arkansas on Monday, August 17th at 7:00 PM for a Zoom Video Conference to find out how you can become a foster or adoptive parent or volunteer with Ashley, Bradley, or Drew County.

You will learn more about The CALL, explore the foster/adoption certification process, and get answers to your questions. No obligation!

After you register, our County Coordinator will email you the orientation packet and the ZOOM login and password, along with instructions to successfully participate in a ZOOM meeting.

**If married and considering fostering and/or adoption, both spouses must attend an info meeting before attending PRIDE training classes.**

Aug
18
Tue
DHS Foster Parent Support Group @ Longley Baptist Church
Aug 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Open to the foster parent community.

This meeting sill be held in the Fellowship Hall of Longley Baptist Church. You do not have to pre-register for this meeting!; just show up! This class is open to the foster parent community.

Aug
21
Fri
Sherwood CALL Mall Open @ Victory Baptist Church
Aug 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Foster parents and caseworkers are invited to come and select FREE consignment-quality clothing and shoes for foster children. Clothing is organized on racks by size — ranging from infant through elementary school age. Baby items such as blankets, bedding, cribs, swings, pack-n-plays, etc, are often available as well. Items needed include: more infant and toddler clothing, baby items, diapers, uniforms. The CALL Mall does not accept adult clothing. Donations can be brought on Fridays or by appointment. For more information, contact Carolyn Hanks at 501-425-7194 or Joanna Bearden at 501-626-9337.

Aug
22
Sat
Maumelle CALL Mall @ First Baptist Church - Maumelle
Aug 22 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Maumelle CALL Mall is open the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month from 11 am – 1 pm. Open until 10:00 pm by appointment. The entrance is off Millwood and the mall is located in the the two story building.

Aug
24
Mon
Pulaski County Information Meeting @ Parkway Place
Aug 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

The CALL Informational Meetings for Prospective Foster, Adoptive and Respite Care Parents, Mentors, and Volunteers

If you are interested in finding out more about how to help children in foster care through fostering, adopting, respite care, mentoring or volunteering in some other way, please come to one of these meetings. In the Information Meeting, you will get your questions answered, hear more about The CALL, the needs of children in the foster system, and many ways that you can get involved in serving them. No obligation. Refreshments will be served.

Aug
28
Fri
Sherwood CALL Mall Open @ Victory Baptist Church
Aug 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Foster parents and caseworkers are invited to come and select FREE consignment-quality clothing and shoes for foster children. Clothing is organized on racks by size — ranging from infant through elementary school age. Baby items such as blankets, bedding, cribs, swings, pack-n-plays, etc, are often available as well. Items needed include: more infant and toddler clothing, baby items, diapers, uniforms. The CALL Mall does not accept adult clothing. Donations can be brought on Fridays or by appointment. For more information, contact Carolyn Hanks at 501-425-7194 or Joanna Bearden at 501-626-9337.