Action Days

Every month in the fall and spring semester, Arkansas Tech features multiple service opportunities for students. Students will give back to the community, learn from their experiences, and leave a positive impact on the Russellville community. Check out our scheduled Action Days for the spring 2017 semester by using the monthly tabs below.

Transportation for Action Days

Arkansas Tech University is not responsible for student transportation to service locations. However, if students need help finding carpool options or service opportunities on or near campus, please contact Campus Life at 479.968.0276 or campuslife@atu.edu.

  •  February
    Agency When Time What Location Contact
    River Valley Assisted Living Tuesday, February 14th 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Students get the opportunity to socialize, create crafts, and play games with the residents at River Valley Assisted Living. 1909 E Fairway Blvd., Russellville, AR

    Crystal Harmon
    rnurse@rivervalleyalf.net
    479-567-5578

    Equestrian Zone Friday, February 17 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Students will be working on a variety of outdoor projects ranging from clearing brush to helping build a sensory trail, constructing/installing stations, painting, etc. Dress appropriate for the weather and working outside. Please park at the barn, not the house. 4800 South Frankfort, Russellville, AR 72802 Ariel Finkenbinder
    equestrianzone@suddenlink.com
    479-970-9379
    Pope County Senior Wellness Activity Center Thursday, February 23 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Students will teach senior citizens how to use smart phones, tablets, and new technology. 1010 N Rochester Ave, Russellville, AR 72802 Davis Gateley
    dgateley@fccare.org
    479-968-5039

     

  •  March
    Agency When Time What Location Contact
    River Valley Assisted Living Tuesday, March 14 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Students get the opportunity to socialize, create crafts, and play games with the residents at River Valley Assisted Living. 1909 E Fairway Blvd., Russellville, AR Crystal Harmon
    rnurse@rivervalleyalf.net
    479-567-5578
    Equestrian Zone Friday, March 17 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Students will be working on a large number of outdoor projects ranging from clearing brush to helping build a sensory trail, constructing/installing stations, painting, etc. Dress appropriate for the weather and working outside. Please park at the barn, not the house. 4800 South Frankfort, Russellville, AR 72802 Ariel Finkenbinder
    equestrianzone@suddenlink.com
    479-970-9379
    Pope County Senior Wellness Activity Center Thursday, March 30 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Students will teach senior citizens how to use smart phones, tablets, and new technology. 1010 N Rochester Ave, Russellville, AR 72802 Davis Gateley
    dgateley@fccare.org
    479-968-5039

     

  •  April
    Agency When Time What Location Contact
    Equestrian Zone Friday, April 7, 2017 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Students will be working on a large number of outdoor projects ranging from clearing brush to helping build a sensory trail, constructing/installing stations, painting, etc. Dress appropriate for the weather and working outside. Please park at the barn, not the house. 4800 South Frankfort, Russellville, AR 72802 Ariel Finkenbinder
    equestrianzone@suddenlink.com
    479-970-9379
    Pope County Senior Wellness Activity Center Thursday, April 27, 2017 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Students will teach senior citizens how to use smart phones, tablets, and new technology. 1010 N. Rochester Ave, Russellville, AR 72802 Davis Gateley
    dgateley@fccare.org
    479-968-5039
    Relay for Life of Pope and Yell County: Paint the Town Purple Saturday, April 22, 2017 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Painting and decorating businesses purple to raise awareness for Relay for Life. 320 W C St, Russellville, AR 72801

    Rashad Woods
    rashadjwoods@gmail.com

    Relay for Life of Pope and Yell County: Paint the Town Purple Sunday, April 23, 2017 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Painting and decorating businesses purple to raise awareness for Relay for Life. 320 W C St, Russellville, AR 72801 Rashad Woods
    rashadjwoods@gmail.com
    Pope County Senior Wellness Activity Center Thursday, April 27, 2017 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Students will teach senior citizens how to use smart phones, tablets, and new technology. 1010 N. Rochester Ave, Russellville, AR 72802 Davis Gateley
    dgateley@fccare.org
    479-968-5039
    Relay for Life of Pope and Yell County: Carnival for a Cure Saturday, April 29, 2017 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Students will help with the set-up for Carnival for a Cure. *Wear comfortable clothing. 320 W C St, Russellville, AR 72801 Rashad Woods
    rashadjwoods@gmail.com