The University of Central Arkansas and city of Conway will host the 20th annual Veterans Day Celebration on Thursday, Nov. 9 at 1 p.m. on the lawn outside Old Main on the campus of UCA. The formal ceremony begins at 1:40 p.m. The rain location is McCastlain Ballroom.
The Conductor, a public-private partnership driving innovation and economic empowerment in Central Arkansas, is gifting a set of Entrepreneur Kid books to every elementary school in Faulkner County in a ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 2 at 1:30 p.m. in UCA’s Makerspace, Powered by the Conductor. Superintendents and principals from each of the 20 elementary schools in Faulkner County will receive the signed books during the event.
It’s that time of year. The weather starts to get cooler (finally) and the state fair is behind us and we begin to get ready for ComiConway.
Veteran entrepreneur and technology consultant, Ancil Lea, has written a book about entrepreneurship and coffee. The book will be available on October 25th. The book is available from at CommonGrounds-Book.com.
For the third year, Funk Fusion Company will present the Thriller in the Park event, free for kids and parents. The event will take place on Tuesday, October 31st from 6 to 8 PM at Simon Park in Downtown Conway.
For the eight years, Conway will host EcoFest at Laurel Park October 14, 2017, from 11 AM to 4 PM. The festival includes 9 sections which will educate and challenge event attendees.
The University of Central Arkansas continues to be a part of ArtsFest, Conway’s yearly celebration of music, visual art, theatre, dance, creative writing and film, which will take place for one fun-filled day, Saturday, Oct. 7.
Gina Radke Chief Executive Officer of Galley Support Innovations was the guest at Startup Grind Central Arkansas on Thursday, August 24 at The Makerspace at UCA.
Conductor Chief Operating Officer and Startup Grind Central Arkansas founder Kim Lane hosts the events each month with a member of the business community in Conway.