Jan. 31 — Maumelle Area Chamber of Commerce’s Business Brief Luncheon, Pulaski County Judge Floyd C. “Buddy” Villines, speaker at the Maumelle Area Chamber of Commerce, $18 a person, RSVP’s were due Jan. 28. Villines will discuss the proposed new Broadway Bridge and his $20 million plan to add arches, lights and other amenities to the basic structure proposed by the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department. Both Maumelle Quorum Court members, Phil Stowers and Paul Elliott were original co-sponsors but have since removed their names after Maumelle residents objected.
Feb. 2 — Annual Daddy Daughter & Mother Son Valentine Dance at the Jess Odom Community Center, 6:30 — 8:30 p.m., $20 in advance, $25 at door, $5 each additional daughter or son.
Feb. 4 — 6 p.m. City Council Meeting, City Hall
Feb. 4 — Dinner with the Doc, Dr. Ben Pittman, Natural State Health Center, Buffalo Grill, 400 Bowman Road, Little Rock, 6:30 p.m.
Feb. 7 — Maumelle Area Chamber of Commerce’s “Mardi Parti 2013” 5 to 7 p.m. at Boudreaux’s Grill and Bar, 9811 Maumelle Boulevard. $15 per person.
Feb. 13 — Vintage Valentine Tea Party to benefit American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life. Hosted by Bella Dawn Tea House, cost is $15. 6 p.m. at the Park on the River.
Feb. 15 — Maumelle Middle School Valentine Dance. 6:30 p.m. — 9:30 p.m. in the school cafeteria.