Here is the latest Conway Scene Weekly for May 14, 2021. Have a great week!
Toad Suck Daze. Whenever I utter those words to friends who live in different parts of the country or world, there is usually a giggle or gasp.
One of the things that we have at Toad Suck Daze is the World Championship Toad Races.
I admit, it is a lot of fun to watch the kids try their hardest to will their toad down their lane. They work hard I tell you.
The Toad Suck Races took place this afternoon. And, the weather was absolutely perfect!
It seems they had some trouble getting toads this year, but they found enough, just in time.
Fun was had by all.
I stopped by to snap a few pictures. Those Toadmaster guys are kind of funny.
Next week, the Creative Insitute will be holding an open house. For those interested in going into the creative industry, it would be a great opportunity to see the space and meet the faculty.
Premier Windows – Our commitment to delivering the best customer service in our industry is driven by our honesty, integrity, and accountability.
Conway Institute of Music – Since 2009, we have helped thousands of students begin and continue on their musical journey. We are the largest school of music in Conway, offering private lessons in all popular instruments, as well as voice.
Toad Suck Daze
Taste of Conway
Friday, May 14
The second Taste of Conway is on Friday, May 14th starting at 11 am. Just like last week, the vendors wil lset up at Rogers Plaza. This week’s vendors are L&M Concessions and Ozark Candy & Nuts.
Nature & Science Exhibit
Wednesday, May 19, 2021
The Nature and Science Exhibit will take place at the Meadows Office and Technology Park, located at 355 Ledgelawn Drive in Conway.
Organized in partnership with the Arkansas Game & Fish Commission, Little Rock Zoo, and the Museum of Discovery, the Nature & Science Exhibit was introduced in 2020 as a drive-thru event.
This year, attendees will be able to park and walk through the exhibits, allowing more time for interaction. Admission is free.
Faulkner County Master Gardeners – Teaching Garden
Saturday, May 15
The Master Gardeners will be holding a workshop on Saturday at Freyaldenhoven’s Greenhouse. This month they are talking about Irrigation, Warm Season Veggies, Insects, and Disease. The workshop starts early at 9 am.
Conway Symphony Orchestra
Sunday, May 16
Sunday night the CSO will host Visions from the podium, a virtual concert. Viewers can watch on their website beginning at 7 pm. Additionally, CSO will host a pre-concert conversation on the CSO Facebook page.
Community Conversations: Building Entrepreneurial Ecosystems
Tuesday, May 18
During this Community Conversation session you will hear from and learn about several key organizations and individuals driving entrepreneurship across the state, including:
- AR Conductor
- Arkansas Economic Development Commission Minority and Women-Owned Enterprise Division
- Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center (ASBTDC)
- Arkansas Small Business Administration
- Main Street Arkansas
- Startup Junkie
- University of Central Arkansas Minority Vendor Partnership Initiative.
Conway Scene Directory
Barham’s Ozark Beef
We are proud to provide high-quality pasture-raised beef that is USDA certified. We guarantee all of our beef is free of antibiotics and have received zero added hormones. Charlie Barham began raising and caring for cattle nearly 40 years ago on his farm in Ozark, Arkansas.
Todd is a copywriter, content strategist, digital marketer and the Publisher for Conway Scene. He enjoys coffee from the local coffee shops, learning the stories of new friends, pro wrestling, and dirt track racing.