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.

Jun
25
Tue
Information Meeting @ Fellowship Baptist Church
Jun 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Want to FOSTER or ADOPT?  Want to VOLUNTEER?  Want to know more about who we are and what we do?  Do you have questions about FOSTER or ADOPTION CARE? Then we can’t wait to meet you!  Please join us as we partner with DHS in the first step for all of these options.

*Please note that all household adults must attend.

*Childcare is not provided.

Not Just Teens Scene Support Group @ Parkway Place Baptist Church
Jun 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Support group for foster and adoptive parents of children of all ages including teenagers. 2 C.E.U. hours may be given. We will meet in “The Commons”. Look for The CALL sign.

Jun
27
Thu
June 2019 Foster & Adoptive Support Group @ First Baptist Church
Jun 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Calling all Drew County Foster & Adoptive Families!

You are invited to The CALL in Drew County’s Foster & Adoptive Family Support Group!

The group is open to all Drew County foster & adoptive families, both DHS recruited and CALL recruited.

This is a place to connect and find encouragement and support from your fellow foster & adoptive families!

A meal will be provided prior to the meeting, as well as organized, supervised childcare during the group.

RSVP of all family members is required via the Tickets link so that the host church can prepare based on an accurate headcount.

If you are unable to attend after you RSVP, please contact us to cancel ahead of time.

Please share with your friends who are foster & adoptive families!

 

Support Group at That.Church @ That.Church
Jun 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

This support group for foster and adoptive families will be held the 4th Thursday each month. You do not need to pre-register; you’re welcome to simply show up. Child care is not provided, but there will be space for children to hang out while the parents share. 2 CEUs will be provide for attendance.

Jun
28
Fri
Sherwood CALL Mall Open @ Victory Baptist Church
Jun 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.

Jun
29
Sat
The CALL Closet Details
Jun 29 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Located at 2010 Military Road, Benton, AR 72015

Tuesdays & Thursdays 9:00 am-3:00 pm and Saturdays 9:00 am-10:00 am

The CALL Foster Care Closet Donations

YES, PLEASE:

 

  • New or Like-new in-season Clothing & shoes, sizes preemie-Kids’ size 14
  • Diaper bags, back packs, luggage in good condition
  • NEW toys (with tags or in boxes to give as gifts)
  • Baby & toddler equipment:
    • Car seats with 2 years left before expiration, never in an accident
    • Cribs manufactured after June 28, 2011
  • $20-$50 Gift cards for teens in foster care to local stores (Target, Kohl’s, Shoe Carnival, TJMaxx, Walmart)

NO, THANK YOU:

  • No Stuffed Animals
  • No USED toys
  • No Hats or Hair bows
  • No Swim Suits or Cover Ups
  • No Sports Equipment or Cleats
  • NO Used socks & underwear

Tax receipts are available for your donation.

Jul
1
Mon
Pope & Yell July Infomation Meeting @ TBA
Jul 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Pope and Yell Info Meeting- July 2019 @ Fair Park Baptist Church
Jul 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us in learning more about The Call in Pope and Yell counties, whether you want to open your home to foster or simply want to volunteer, this is a great way to get information and ask questions!

WLR CALL Mall Open @ Markham Street Baptist Church
Jul 1 @ 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.

Jul
2
Tue
Sherwood Foster and Adoptive Support Group @ Cornerstone Bible Fellowship
Jul 2 @ 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 kathyrogers84@gmail.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.