Pulaski County Events

Jan
23
Tue
The Little Rock Foster/Adoptive Support Group @ The Church at Rock Creek
Jan 23 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Meets at The Church at Rock Creek each month on the fourth Tuesday night from 6-8. Free childcare is provided upon reservation by the previous Friday. Register with Sara at the number above.

Jan
27
Sat
Maumelle CALL Mall Open @ First Baptist Church Maumelle
Jan 27 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Jan
31
Wed
New Support Group @ The Summit Church
Jan 31 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Meets the last Wednesday of every month in Room 205.

Feb
3
Sat
Sherwood CALL Mall Open @ Victory Baptist Church
Feb 3 @ 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.

Feb
5
Mon
WLR CALL Mall Open @ Markham Street Baptist Church
Feb 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 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.

Feb
6
Tue
Sherwood Foster and Adoptive Support Group @ Cornerstone Bible Fellowship
Feb 6 @ 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.

Feb
10
Sat
Maumelle CALL Mall Open @ First Baptist Church Maumelle
Feb 10 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Feb
12
Mon
DHS Foster Parent Support Group @ Mt. Zion Baptist Church
Feb 12 @ 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 @ St. Mark Baptist Church
Feb 12 @ 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.

Feb
15
Thu
Teen Scene Support Group @ Parkway Place Baptist Church
Feb 15 @ 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.