The Calico Rock Community Foundation publishes the Explore magazine, manages the Visitor Information Radio Station, and operates www.explorecalico.com.
Volunteers with the Storybook Project go into the North Central Unit of the Arkansas Department of Corrections to record inmates reading a book. The recordings and book are then sent to their children or grandchildren.
Over 30 local artisans sell their craft in our Artisan Cooperative Gift Shop inside the Heritage & Visitor Center. A portion of the sale of these items helps support the Calico Rock Museums while the majority of the sale benefits the local artisan.
The Brushstrokes Gift Shop sells tourist wares, toys, eclectic gifts, and other merchandise inside the Tomlinson Art & Science Center. All proceeds support the Calico Rock Museums.
The Printing Press Cafe serves lunch Tuesday-Saturday on Historic Main Street in Calico Rock. They offer homemade soups, fresh salads, and handcrafted sandwiches. All proceeds benefit the Calico Rock Museum System and our community revitalization.
Your contributions enable us to bring our community together to bridge gaps most needed.