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Thursday, December 13, 2012

Calling all Carrollers!

Those interested meet up on Saturday, Dec. 15 at 6:30 p.m. at the Eureka Springs Carnegie Library for a few hours of Christmas carrolling. Enthusiasm a must! RSVP Rima Meadows at 314-954-2538.

Eureka Thyme to host Robinson

Eureka Thyme will host a book signing event on Saturday, Dec. 15, from 1-6 p.m. for Kat Robinson, who has written, "Arkansas Pie, A Delicious Slice of the Natural State." Join us to meet Kat Robinson and view her delightful book at Eureka Thyme Gallery, 19 Spring Street, in downtown Eureka Springs. For details, please call 479-363-9600.

Hi Rotary Club Christmas Tour of Homes

The Holiday Island Rotary Club will host a Christmas Tour of Homes on Saturday, Dec. 15, from noon to 4 p.m. Proceeds from the event will benefit Flint Street Food Bank and the Salvation Army. For further information, please call 479-253-6788

Carnegie Library holiday book sale

Friends of the Eureka Springs Carnegie Public Library will hold a book sale on Saturday, Dec. 15, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m at the library annex, 194 Spring Street. There are many good books priced at one dollar. All proceeds will benefit the library's acquisitions and special projects fund. For further information, call 479-253-8754.

Second Week of Winter Market

The Second Week of Winter Market is on again, from 9 a.m. to noon on Thursday, according to spokesman Stuart Drizner. "We saw quite a bit of produce last week. Jon Toombs still had tomatoes, and there were radishes, scallions, chinese cabbage, Japanese turnips, fresh carrots, spinach, lettuce, cabbage, beets, arugula, asian greens, herbs and much much more. We're seeing a few specials for winter market from other farms in the area such as pecans and mushrooms. Lots of jams and jellies and Ivan brought some very nice homemade sourdough bread. Come on down!" For details, email

Holiday Island Singers annual holiday show

The Holiday Island Singers will hold their annual holiday concert on Saturday, Dec. 15 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, Dec.16 at 3 p.m. in the Holiday Island Clubhouse Ballroom. Tickets for this concert are $8 for adults (students are free) and may be purchased from any Holiday Island Singer or by calling 479-363-9818.

Haircuts for Flint Street

Haircuts benefiting the Flint Street Food Pantry will be at the Grand Central Hotel on Tuesday, December 18th, from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Appointments can be made by calling (479)253-6756 and walk -ins are more than welcome. Monetary donations, pet food, hygiene products or canned goods would be much appreciated! Hot beverages and goodies!

Call for Professional Mourners

Ladies, if you would like to have fun and participate in Dan Ellis' upcoming Jazz Funeral scheduled for Friday, Dec. 21, Mary Popovac and Cné Breaux would like to talk to you. Festivities begin at 4 p.m. at the Rowdy Beaver, and then a trolley will take us to the Pied Piper for further ceremonies. From there, we will line up behind the pallbearers and follow slowly to the tunes played by the Eureka Springs Jazz Band. Once, at the New Delhi, a Viking Funeral will be performed after which we will "2nd line" back to the Pied Piper where the trolley will return everyone to the Rowdy Beaver. (If you can't make it at 4 p.m. at the start, you can easily meet us at the Pied Piper at 5 p.m.) For details, go to www.JazzFuneral.DanEllis.Net or email, or, or call 479-981-9551.

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  • to "calling all carollers" story: wasn't that a rather unhandy or disrespectful time to try to get a group together to sing carols? Because of the John two hawks concert and Gravett school choir at 7PM? just saying--

    -- Posted by crowleysridgegirl on Mon, Dec 17, 2012, at 7:35 AM
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