LITTLE ROCK – The Arkansas Renewal Project is hosting a pre-inaugural event for pastors and guests to honor Arkansas Governor-elect and Mrs. Asa Hutchinson Jan. 12-13 at the Statehouse Convention Center, 101 East Markham Road.
The event is free for pastors and spouses, but registration is required by Jan. 5 via this link or by calling (800) 921-1928, according to event sponsors. Reservations are limited.
Check-in and registration for the event will be held at 3 p.m., Jan. 12, with dinner following at 5:30 p.m. featuring former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee. The event continues Tuesday, Jan. 13, with a 7 a.m. continental breakfast, followed by an 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. prayer service at Immanuel Baptist Church, 501 N. Shackleford Road. A ceremonial swearing in of Hutchinson will be held at noon, followed by the Governor’s Reception at 1 p.m. at the Capitol building.
Governor-elect Hutchinson is scheduled to take the official oath of office at 10:30 a.m., Jan. 13, in the House Chamber of the Arkansas State Capitol.