Compassion Fayetteville Upcoming Events
February 11, Saturday, 3 pm, Fayetteville Public Library Walker Room, Quiz Bowl Type of event: Quiz Bowl Raven Cook
February 15, Wednesday, 6 pm – 7:30 pm, Walker Room, Fayetteville Public Library: The Black Student in the Age of Black Lives Matter
February 16, Thursday, 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 2925 N Old Missouri Road, Fayetteville: Repeat of Allies for Equality Workshop Type of event: Workshop, CEU’s available
February 19– Sunday, 3:30-5:30, Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, 118 W Johnson, Springdale: The Washington County Historical Society will present a program on “Pastimes of Black Settlers in Washington County–Focus: Music, Games & Poetry” at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History (118 W. Johnson Ave.) in Springdale.
February 24, Friday, 6:30 pm – 8 pm, Pryor Center Minority PLUG (Power, Leadership, Unity, Gain) Event honoring minority businesses.
February 25 Saturday, 9 am – 1 pm, Fayetteville High School West Campus (ALLPS Center), 2350 W. Old Farmington Road, Fayetteville, Arkansas
February 25, Saturday, 6 – 8 pm, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
Black History Month Showcase: Children will dress up as historical characters in history and strut the runway in clothing attire that matches their character. Also, there will be skits by local performers, poets, rappers, singers and more. See flyer.
February 26, Sunday, 3-5 pm, St. James Missionary Baptist Church: Celebration Day . We celebrate Black lives in Fayetteville, past, present, and future in the spirit of unity, inclusion, and compassion.
February 26, Sunday, 2 pm – 4 pm, Fayetteville Public Library Walker Room: Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise
February 28, Tuesday, 5 pm – 8pm: Fayetteville Public Library Walker Room, A Call to Action 2017: NWA Black Advancement Project
March Month of Compassion Events
Theme: “Standing in Compassion for Everyone”
Mar 1 Month of Compassion Calendar – https://compassionfayetteville.wordpress.com/epic-random-acts/
Mar 2 Lama Gyaltsen’s Talk on “The Practice of Compassion in Daily Life”
Omni Center, 6:30 PM
Suggested Donation: Adults $10; Students $5
Mar. 5 Docudrama “Nicky’s Family”
Time: 2 – 3:45 pm Location: OMNI with popcorn, drinks, and water
Mar. 11 Canopy Celebration for Families at 6 p.m.
Location: Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
Mar. 12 Benefit House Concert for Compassion Fayetteville with Victor James Dougherty
Sunday, March 12 @ 3 PM, 1901 S. Pumpkin Ridge Drive, Fayetteville, Arkansas
Mar. 23 7 Hills Gift Presentations and Barbeque sponsored by EPIC Compassionaries
1832 S. School, Fayetteville 11 am- 12:30 pm lunch with facility tour afterwards.
Volunteers arrive 10:45 AM
Mar 24 Taize Service for Compassion
1901 S Pumpkin Ridge Drive 6:30 PM
Mar. 27 Life Source Community Meal at Yvonne Richardson Center 6 p.m.
Mar. 27-31 Month of Compassion Food Drive
Drop off Locations: Food drive boxes at FPL, Tri Cycle Farms, Fayetteville City Hall, and Fayetteville’s Farmers’ Market