The vegetarian exchange will be held at 5 p.m. May 5, 2013, in the gym at the Seventh Day Adventist church, 125 Skyhill Drive, Clinton. All are welcome to come share vegetarian recipes. For more information e-mail

Liberty Springs Decoration will begin at 11 a.m. May 5, 2013. Everyone is welcome.

The annual Artists Studio and Gallery Tour is set for 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, May 11, 2013. The public is welcome to see works in progress. Artwork includes watercolor, oils, acrylic, batik, pottery, sculpture and stained glass. The event is coordinated by the Conway League of Artists. There will be refreshments and chances to win original artwork. For more information visit

There will be a ribbon-cutting at the new Mountain Bike/Hiking Trail at Exeter and Dave Creek Parkway in Fairfield Bay at 10 a.m. May 11. The trail is about 5 miles.

The Special Olympics team of Choctaw will be holding a bake sale at Walmart from 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Saturday, May 4. All proceeds will go to help out the Special Olympics. For more information or donations contact Stephanie at 723-8433.

Damascus Chapter 515 Order of the Eastern Star will be serving breakfast from 7-9 a.m. Saturday, May 4, at the Doric Lodge 471 F&AM on Highway 65 and 285 West in Damascus. The menu includes biscuits, sausage gravy, scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, juice and coffee. All donations help support charities.

Deadline for a photography contest for 4-H members is Wednesday, May 15, 2013. The contest is open to all 4-H members between the ages of 9-19. For rules and more information contact Marie Golden at 745-7117.