Kent Bonar’s book signing of “An Arkansas Florilegium” Dec. 14 – 7:00-9:00 pm – Botanical Gardens, Hiway 265 Illustrator Bonar himself will be at the Botanical Garden of the Ozarks in Fayetteville (Hiway 265) on Dec. 14 (Thursday) from 7-9pm to sign his book. He’s one-of-a-kind, perhaps as close to Thoreau as any of us will ever come, and a walking miracle (literally). I knew him back in the days we lived in Nail in Newton County 32 yrs ago. Kent walks all over the Ozark mountains, has no car, lives with about 20 dogs in a very small house, has one […]
People Power Campaign Thurs Dec 14 – 6:30 pm at OMNI Tonight’s meeting is a workshop with information on structuring and running a petition campaign. Media team is planning to present on the framework and education plan. Come find out how you can help protect ourselves and our neighbors under threat.
Mighty Earth Monday Nov 30 – 10:00 am Tyson’s Headquarters Springdale Rally for Clean Water! Come show your support for how much good food can do! Interested in coming? Let us know! RSVP to our Facebook event to stay up to date on additional parking information, speaker announcements, and more! http://bit.ly/TysonRally https://www.facebook.com/events/186787121885145/ After almost 3 months of grassroots organizing in Northwest Arkansas and in six other cities around the country, we are making real progress on our campaign! Across the country we have collected tens of thousands of petitions, made hundreds of calls to Tyson’s headquarters, and have gotten over […]
Rapid Response Letter Writers Weds Nov 29 – 5:30 pm – OMNI Letters to the Editor are fun and effective. But sometimes it’s hard to get started. Here’s an ongoing support group of letter writers who’ll welcome more recruits. Meeting monthly, last Wednesday of each month. You’re invited to check it out.
Thursday Nov 23 – noon-3:00 – OMNI Center This year Thanksgiving is for sharing. If you or somebody you know doesn’t have anybody to share Thanksgiving with please come join OMNI friends at Bennett House – OMNI Center for a potluck holiday meal. An OMNI member is planning to bring a small turkey, so this is not a vegetarian meal, but lots of vegetarian and vegan are welcome. For more info call Gladys at 479-283-2167.