Ageless Bikers Club

The Ageless Bikers Club has rides that are from 16 to 23 miles on back country paved roads.
We start at 1 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday. Contact Dave O’Brien at 830-285-5129 or email at djob1947boom@gmail.com for more information.
Also check out our website at www.hsvabc.weebly.com.

Animal Welfare League

Tanner’s AWL Benefit Day - Make sure you plan to enjoy food and drink at Tanner’s outside the East Gate on Tuesday, March 20. When you do, Tanner’s will donate 10 percent of the cost of your food to AWL.
Just print the flyer that is available online at www.hsvawl.org and give to the wait staff when you visit. Invite your friends, enjoy great food and drink, and donate at the same time.
Tanner’s is a strong supporter of AWL’s rescue efforts to place homeless dogs and cats into loving homes.

Balboa Yacht Club

March 22, join Balboa Yacht Club (Down the Hatch group) for no-host cocktails at Balboa Lounge 4-6 p.m. April 20, Annual Meeting and Fish Fry happens at Balboa Pavilion. Catering by Riverside, reservations at www.bychsv.com. Members and guests welcome at both events.
Any watercraft owner living on Lake Balboa (kayakers welcome) or having a boat at the Marina may join. Visit our website: wwwbychsv.com. We are a Social and Educational Club and have over 200 members. Annual memberships are $25 per household.
To join us, call D.C. Reed 922-6282 or email at: dc.reed@outlook.com

Cedar Mountain Singers

Cedar Mountain Singers is a mixed (men and women) group singing 3- and 4-part harmony. Membership is open to the community; ability to sing in harmony is important, and it’s helpful but not required to be able to read music.
Rehearsals are Mondays, 1:30-3:30 p.m., in March and April at Christ of the Hills UMC to prepare for our May 1 show. Our music is in a wide range of styles: mostly secular and primarily fun.
Rehearsals began March 5, but it’s not too late to join. For more information, contact us at CedarMoun tainVillageSingers@gmail.com or check us out at www.cmshsv.org.

Computer Club

There are several free help sessions offered by the Computer Club of HSV this week. All meet at the Village Church of Christ on Balboa. Membership is not required to attend.
Today is the Mobile Devices help session for all makes of mobile devices. Bring your device to the session. The Windows Special Interest Group meets at 2 p.m. on the same day to answer any questions about Windows operating systems.
 Tomorrow, the MS Office Suite Special Interest Group meets at 1 p.m.
The Drop-In Help Session meets on Thursday, to address any computer questions. Visit www.cchsv.org for further information.

Diamond Squares

Diamond Squares Western Square Dance Club dances most Thursdays, 6:30-8:30 p.m., at Garland Nursing and Rehab Center, 610 Carpenter Dam Road, Hot Springs. Gordon White is the caller.  
The club is currently teaching new dancers, with Mainstream dances between and after the teaching tips. Visiting dancers are always welcome.
For more information, call 922-0803, or visit diamondsquares.com.

Evening Lions

The HSV Evening Lions Club will meet Thursday, at El Jimador, 107 DeSoto Center Drive off Calella Rd.  The schedule includes a social and buffet beginning at 5 p.m. with meeting starting at 6. The agenda includes some regular club business and entertainment by “Treble in the Village” quartet.
This is guest night, therefore any guests are invited. Anyone interested in joining HSV Evening Lions, contact president Nell Rockett at 870-722-4633 or membership director Pete Beck at 501-226-0034.

Hot Springs Village Shrine Club

Hot Springs Village Shrine Club meets the 2nd Tuesday each month in the Ouachita room of the Woodlands at 5:30 p.m. for social time and dinner. All Shriners and their ladies are welcome.
The requirements of becoming a Shriner in Arkansas have changed. Anyone interested in becoming a Shriner, call Gerald Gordy 217-649-2643 or Paul Ross 501-915-9846.
All Shriners are invited to join us for dinner; call the above numbers for reservations. Anyone knowing of a physically impaired child call the above, or the hospital at 800-830-0606 for an appointment. No out of pocket expense.

HSV Razorback Club

The HSV Razorback Club invites you to join other Hog fans passionate about supporting our Razorback student-athletes and calling those Hogs. Our golf tournament is May 9 with a dinner on May 8.
Email HSV Razorback Club at hsvhogs@yahoo.com or visit http://hsvhogs.wix.com/hsv-razorback- club for a membership form. We can also be reached at PO Box 8422, Hot Springs Village, AR 71910. Joining is easy and everyone is welcome.
Memberships run Jan. 1 to Dec. 31. Yearly local club dues are $15 per person.
Send check payable to HSVRC to the above mailing address.

HSV Republicans

On Thursday, at the Ponce De Leon Center, Secretary of State candidate, John Thurston and Prosecuting Attorney candidate, Chris Walton will be the speakers at the HSV Republicans’ meeting at 10 a.m.
The event is hosted by HSV Republican Women and Republicans of HSV. Guests are welcome. Refreshments will be served.
Mark your calendar for these upcoming dates. Gov. Asa Hutchinson is the guest speaker at our April 19 meeting.
The card party – Game Day is April 30 at the Coronado Center from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Tickets are $10.
For information call Lori at 922-2775.

HSV Tennis Association

The Hot Springs Village Tennis Center is offering two weeks of free lessons for adults starting March 26.
Directed by the center’s coach, Bob Wagstaff, the “Free for All” program is designed to take participants from the basics of the game to the joy of playing competitive tennis with friends.
The Free for All will be held Monday through Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m., March 26 - April 5, with a graduation party on April 5. Racquets will be provided to those who need them.
Sign up by calling the Tennis Center at 922-5054 or send an email to bwagstaff@hsvpoa.org.


HSV Woodworkers

The March meeting, tomorrow, features Mary Christians of the Garland County Habitat for Humanity. Come and learn what Habitat is all about and the four ways an individual can volunteer.
Habitat has been active in Garland County for 22 years helping provide “a world where everyone has a decent place to live.”
The Woodworkers’ club is for anyone interested in woodworking and serving the community and club members. There are mentoring programs for all skill levels and projects to work on.
Attend a meeting at 6:30 p.m., monthly on the second Wednesday in the Ouachita Room, Ponce Center.

Kiwanis Club of Greater Hot Springs Village

Jeff Meek, managing editor of the Hot Springs Village Voice, will discuss his background and managing a small-town newspaper, Monday at the next meeting of the Kiwanis Club of Greater Hot Springs Village.
Be our guest at 7:30 a.m., each Monday morning for coffee and doughnuts at Village United Methodist Church, 200 Carmona Road. The regular meeting begins at 8 a.m.
It’s an opportunity to learn about the projects and programs Kiwanis supports in our community and for the children of the world. Do you want to become a member?
For more information, contact Kiwanis president Dottie Williams at (501) 915-9116. Also visit www.hotspringsvillagekiwanis.com.

Kiwanis Club of Hot Springs Village

“Wild Blue Yonder” Mark Smith and Jack Hord will introduce the Hot Springs Radio Control Flying Club program. Kiwanian Bob Corwin will introduce the speakers.
Be our guest at 7:30 a.m. for coffee and doughnuts. Let our members tell you about “giving back” the Kiwanis way. It’s an opportunity to learn about the projects and programs Kiwanis supports in our community and for the children of the world. Want to volunteer?
Our regular meeting begins each Thursday at 8 a.m. in Christ Lutheran Church, 103 Ponferrada Way.
For more information, contact Kiwanis president David Olson, 501-922-3221. Like us on Facebook.

Merry Mixers Dance Club

The Merry Mixers St. Patrick’s Day dance will be on March 17 at 7 p.m. at the Coronado Center, featuring the varied music of the popular Blue Velvet band. Wear some green.
The Hot Springs Village Merry Mixers dance to live music on the third Saturday of each month. There is something for everyone including ballroom, swing, Latin, rock, and country music. Bring your own snacks and there is a cash bar.
A short lesson is held at 7 p.m. with dancing from 7:30-10. Monthly memberships are available at the door.
For more information, call 915-8111.

Optimist Club of Hot Springs Village

The HSV Optimist Club serves the Village and has the goal of reaching out to our youth. We sponsor oratorical and essay competitions, as well as sports activities and a conservation club within the local schools.
For information, call Steve Eubank at 501-209-2363 or Phil Gustafson at 501-204-4646.

Pink-Ribbon Sisters
 
We are all breast cancer survivors who gather together to share information and support one another. If you have or previously had breast cancer, we welcome you.
Meetings are the fourth Tuesday of the month at 11:30 a.m. in the Mt. Carmel dining room at 540 Ponce de Leon Drive. The next meeting is March 27.

Retired and Current Law-Enforcement Officers

Retired and Current Law-Enforcement Officers are invited to attend Breakfast/Coffee the third Tuesday of each month, at 9:30 a.m. at the Home Plate Café on Highway 7, in the back room, for a very informal conversation.
Any questions, contact Andrew Jones Jr., 915-9822.

Rotary Club of Hot Springs Village

The Rotary Club of Hot Springs Village meets weekly for fun, fellowship and presentations by interesting guest speakers. We are a collection of community leaders, business professionals and volunteers who want to make a difference in our community and believe in the Rotary motto “Service Above Self”.
Come join us at Good Samaritan Society’s Lodge (121 Cortez Road) on Thursday mornings for breakfast at 6:30 with the meeting to follow at 7.
For more information, call Steve Wright at 913-908-2357, visit our website at www.hsvrotary.org, or like us on facebook at www.facebook.com/hsvrotary.

Scenic 7 Rotary Club

Scenic 7 Rotary Club of North Garland County is a small club striving to make a big impact, both locally and around the globe. Members meet weekly on Thursdays for lunch, networking, and informative speakers. This week’s program on Thursday will feature Amy Thomason and Chasity Hutchingson of Arkansas Hospice.
Visitors are welcome at Charlie’s Pizza Pub, 127 McNeely Circle. Club members start arriving at 11:30 to visit and order from the menu. Meeting begins at noon, concludes by 1.
Follow club activity at Facebook.com/Scenic7Rotary. For more information, call Barb Mitchell, 922-9004.

Scrappin’
with Barb

If you enjoy scrapbooking or would like to learn, come join us in the fun. It’s a wonderful way to preserve memories and meet new friends.
Contact Barb Walker at 922-3776 for more information.

The Village
Chorale

Singers interested in choral singing are invited to audition for The Village Chorale. We are a 40-voice mixed chorus singing standard choral literature in many styles.
The chorale presents two concerts yearly at Woodlands Auditorium, performances at Garvan Woodland Gardens, and with the ASO in their annual “Christmas in the Village” concert.
We rehearse every Monday evening at 6 in the choir room of Presbyterian Kirk in the Pines.
If you read music and would like to be part of our group, call Ellen Nagode, music director, to request an audition at 922-1893 or for further information.

Village Men’s Chorus

The Village Men’s Chorus performs a variety of a cappella and accompanied choral music in a variety of styles.
The chorus presents a Christmas and spring concert with other appearances, including the Garvan Woodland Gardens and Woodlands Auditorium.
The chorus is under the direction of Jim Kelly, accompanied by Earl Wilde. We rehearse weekly on Wednesday mornings from 8:30-10:30 at Christ of the Hills Methodist Church.
This is a non-auditioned group; however, prior choral singing experience is necessary background experiences for this group.
Contact Jim Kelly at 501-915-0407 for more information. Visit our website at: https://hsvmenschorus.org/.

Village Parkinson’s Disease Support Group

Had Parkinson’s Disease for a while? Don’t know what to do? We will try to help you with info about what to expect.  
The Village PD Support Group meets at 11:45 a.m. on the second Thursday of each month at Mt. Carmel, just outside the Balboa Gate.  You may stay for lunch ($7).  
Call Bob Jones at 922-0638 by the Tuesday before to make a lunch reservation.