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.

Oct
25
Wed
New Support Group @ The Summit Church
Oct 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Meets the last Wednesday of every month in Room 205.

Oct
28
Sat
Maumelle CALL Mall Open @ First Baptist Church Maumelle
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Nov
4
Sat
Sherwood CALL Mall Open @ Victory Baptist Church
Nov 4 @ 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.

WLR CALL Mall Open @ Markham Street Baptist Church
Nov 4 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Foster parents and caseworkers are invited to come and select FREE consignment-quality clothing and shoes for foster children.

The entrance door is the one closest to Chip’s Barbeque. Park at the curb by the church office entrance.

Nov
7
Tue
Sherwood Foster and Adoptive Support Group @ Cornerstone Bible Fellowship
Nov 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Two hours of Continuing Education (CEU’s) is offered with this support group.

This group meets the first Tuesday of each month. Register with Kathy Rogers at krogersrn@juno.com. Free childcare is provided upon reservation by the previous Friday.

Directions to Cornerstone Bible Fellowship: Warden Road is a one-way street. If you are coming on 67/167, you will need to take the Brookwood exit. Turn left and then turn right (in front of Kohl’s Dept. Store) and drive on down to the church. There will be a CALL sign out front to direct you to the room.

Nov
11
Sat
Maumelle CALL Mall Open @ First Baptist Church Maumelle
Nov 11 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Nov
13
Mon
DHS Foster Parent Support Group @ Mt. Zion Baptist Church
Nov 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Open to the foster parent community.

This meeting is usually attended by Milton Graham, the DCFS Area Director. This is a great opportunity to give feedback to him regarding your experience. You do not have to pre-register for this meeting; just show up!

Pulaski County Information Meeting @ First Assembly of God NLR
Nov 13 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 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.

Nov
16
Thu
Teen Scene Support Group @ Parkway Place Baptist Church
Nov 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Support group for foster and adoptive parents of teenagers. 2 C.E.U. hours may be given. The meeting is held in Room 212.

Nov
18
Sat
Sherwood CALL Mall Open @ Victory Baptist Church
Nov 18 @ 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.