Boomers Rock

Boomers Rock is a social club that provides members with a wide variety of activities to enhance an active lifestyle.
Upcoming events include, Trail Masters hikers will meet at Waypoint parking lot at 9 a.m. on Sept 25 to hike the DeSoto trail. Newcomers are always welcome.
There will be two groups of volunteers for Village Cleanup on Oct. 11. One meeting at the Ponce golf course parking lot and the other at West Villena and Barcelona Road. Both will meet at 9 a.m. Another opportunity to help us give back to the community for an hour or two.
Go to to register and get involved.

Cedar Mountain Village Singers

Cedar Mountain Singers is a mixed (men and women) group singing three- and four-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, in October and November at Christ of the Hills UMC to prepare for our Dec. 4 show. Our music is in a wide range of styles: mostly secular and primarily fun.
Rehearsals begin Oct. 1 with a luncheon at 12:30. For more information or to RSVP, contact or

Civil War Roundtable

The Civil War Roundtable will meet on Monday Oct. 1. All members are invited to attend. Guests are welcome to join also at 10 a.m.
Do come at 9 a.m. for breakfast at Home Plate Café on Hwy 7.
Bill Adams, a long time member will speak on the two men in prisons but how treated from different sides.
Join us for a interesting topic.

Hot Springs Village Progressive Connections Club

Connect with others at the upcoming Progressive Connections Happy Hour. This free event is set for Wednesday, Oct. 10 from 8-10 p.m. at the Beehive Neighborhood Hangout, 220 Minorca Road.
The group is looking for someone to help with grant writing. Contribute to the group’s fundraising efforts for the Fountain Lake and Jessieville Fire Departments here: Annual membership is only $45 per person or $60 per family, (two members).
For more information about upcoming events, fundraising or membership options, go to

HSV Concerts Association

Purchase 2018-2019 season membership for $115 to enjoy all of the upcoming concerts at, 501-922-4231 or in person at the Ponce de Leon ticket office Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Individual tickets are also available. Upcoming concerts include: Ethan Bortnick (Nov. 14-16), Dallas String Quartet (Jan. 16-18), Farewell Angelina (March 13-15) and Atlantic City Boys (April 17-19).

HSV Players

Let the Players entertain you - Purchase your tickets for the HSV Players’ production of “Mom’s Gift,” coming to Hot Springs Village Nov. 18-20 at
The HSV Players meet the first Tuesday of every month at 6 p.m. in the Ouachita Building, rooms A and B at the Ponce de Leon Center, 1101 DeSoto Blvd. There are no residency requirements and membership dues are only $15 annually.
For more information, go to or Facebook:

Kiwanis Club of Hot Springs Village

School Days, Dear old Golden Rule Days” – Melissa Spears, superintendent, will present the Jessieville public schools to Kiwanis. Kiwanian Steve Wales will introduce the speaker.
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, 922-3221. Like us on Facebook.

Mens Village Garden Club

The next Men's Village Garden Club meeting and program will be held Wednesday, Oct. 3, at Village United Methodist Church, 200 Carmona Road.
Snacks and coffee begin at 8:30 a.m., program at 9 followed by business meeting.

Optimist Club

The Optimist Club of HSV, not only serves the Village, but 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 more information, call Steve Eubank at 501-209-2363 or Phil Gustafson at 501-204-4646.

Ouachita Mountain Hikers

On Thursday Sept. 27, Ouachita Mountain Hikers will be hiking six miles on Hot Springs Mountain in Hot Springs National Park.
The club will also be carrying out trail maintenance in Hot Springs National Park on Saturday, Sept. 29. 4.
Check the hike flash schedule and calendar on our website or contact the club at for additional information on these and other upcoming OMH club hike activities.

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.
The next meeting is Sept. 25.


Mark your calendars for Monday, Oct. 8, 5 p.m. at the Police Training Academy on Ponderosa Lane. We will gather to swap RV stories by sharing a DJ catered meal of pineapple ham, loaded baked potato casserole, Caesar salad, and pumpkin pie.
Checks ($12/person) payable to HSV Roadrunners should be sent to Mary Seitz, 66 Marinero Way, HSV, by Oct. 4 to reserve your spot.

Rotary Club

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.”
Speaker this week is Ann Workman with the Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival.
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 Bob Sweeten at 501-920-3772, visit our website at or like us on facebook@hsv.rotary.

Scrappin’-with Barb

If you enjoy scrap- booking 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 501-922-3776 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 Village Chorale presents two concerts yearly at Woodlands Auditorium, performances at Garvan 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, request audition by calling Dr. Tom Bolton, music director, at 502-889-1520 for further information.

The Village Men’s Chorus

The Men’s Chorus performs a variety of acapella and accompanied choral music in a variety of styles. The Men’s 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://hsvmens

Village Parkinson’s Disease Support Group

If you have any questions about Parkinson’s Disease, come to one of our meetings.
We should be able to answer most questions. And it can feel good to know that there are others with the same problems that you have.  
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.