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By The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

This article was published January 24, 2013 at 3:15 a.m.

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CANTRELL GALLERY 8206 Cantrell Road. “Elemental: Copper. Zinc. Clay. Wood. Bone. Stone. Oil. Watercolor.” including Gardening Gloves by Bob Crane, through March 2. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, or by appointment. (501) 224-1335. FREE

— Art & Exhibits

CENTRAL ARKANSAS ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER MacArthur Park, East Ninth and Commerce streets. “Delta Exhibition,” through March 10. AAC Museum School Faculty Exhibition: Past and Present, through March 10. “Foundation Collection,” “Masterworks” and “Paul Signac,” continuing. Museum School art classes and workshops for children and adults; call or visit website for schedule and costs. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. arkarts.com or (501) 372-4000.

ARKANSAS LEAGUE OF ARTISTS 7 p.m. last Tuesday of the month, North Little Rock Community Center, 2700 Willow St., North Little Rock. Yearly membership: $30.

Visitors free. (501) 779-1475.

ARKANSAS REPERTORY THEATRE 601 Main St. Rotating exhibit, Friday-Feb. 10. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Monday, 9 a.m.-curtain Tuesday-Friday, 1 p.m.-curtain Saturday-Sunday. (501) 378-0405. FREE ARKANSAS TREASURER’S OFFICE Room 220, Arkansas Capitol.

January: works by Tyler Adams and Gail Wilcox. Hours: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. (501) 682-1423.

FREE ARKANSAS STUDIES INSTITUTE BUTLER CENTER GALLERIES 401 President Clinton Ave.

From the Vault: Works From the Central Arkansas Library System Permanent Collection, through March 23. Arkansas League of Artists juried competition exhibit, through Saturday. Hours: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday. (501) 320-5700.

FREE BOSWELL MOUROT FINE ART 5815 Kavanaugh Blvd. “Exodus of Dreams - Cuba to America,” through Feb. 16, opening reception 6-9 p.m. Saturday. Hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

Saturday. (501) 664-0030.

FREE CANTRELL GALLERY 8206 Cantrell Road. “Elemental: Copper.

Zinc. Clay. Wood. Bone. Stone.

Oil. Watercolor.” by Bob Crane, through March 2. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, or by appointment. (501) 224-1335.

FREE CHRIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH 509 Scott St. “Beating Hooves,” Mary Shelton, through March 4. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-noon Sunday. (501) 375-2342.

FREE CLINTON PRESIDENTIAL CENTER 1200 President Clinton Ave. “In Pieces,” through Jan. 31. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday. Admission: $7; retired military, college students and ages 62 and over $5; children 6-17 $3;

active military and children under 6 free. (501) 374-4242.

GALLERY 26 2601 Kavanaugh Blvd., Suite 1. Recent works of Mindy Lacefield, Jeff Waddle, and Emily Wood through March 9.

Hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. (501) 664-8996. FREE GALLERY 221 Second and Center streets. “Expressions of Light,” Sean LeCrone, through Jan. 31.

Collection of works by artists including Jennifer Cox Coleman, Peggy Roberson, Mary Ann Stafford. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Monday-Friday and by appointment.

(501) 801-0211.

FREE HEARNE FINE ART 1001 Wright Ave., Suite C. “Celebrating Cultures, Liberating Minds,” through Feb. 8;

interactive artist talk and workshop, 1-3 p.m. Saturday. Hours: 9 a.m .-5p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Saturday, by appointment Sunday.

(501) 372-6822.

FREE HISTORIC ARKANSAS MUSEUM 200 E. Third St. “Beyond the Expected: Norwood Creech, Paulette Palmer and Edward Wade Jr.,” through Feb. 3. “We Walk in Two Worlds: The Caddo, Osage and Quapaw in Arkansas,” “The Arkansas-Born Bowie Knife and Modern Bladesmithing,” interactive children’s exhibits, puppet theater and more, all continuing. Hourly tours (except noon) 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Monday-Saturday and 1-4 p.m.

Sunday. Store hours: 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 1-4 p.m.

Sunday. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Monday-Saturday and 1-5 p.m.

Sunday. Admission: $2.50, ages 65 and older $1.50, children 17 and under $1. (501) 324-9351.

L&L BECK ART GALLERY 5705 Kavanaugh Blvd. “Landscapes,” through Jan. 31. Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. (501) 660-4006.

FREE MACARTHUR MUSEUM OF ARKANSAS MILITARY HISTORY 503 E. Ninth St. Birthday celebration for General Douglas MacArthur, noon-3 p.m. Saturday. Lecture: Paul Fair; refreshments and cake. “Korea: The Forgotten War,” through Jan. 31. “By the President in the Name of Congress,” “From Turbulence to Tranquility: The Little Rock Arsenal,” “The Sun Never Sets on the Mighty Jeep,” “War and Remembrance: The 1911 United Confederate Veterans Reunion,” “Through the Camera’s Eye: The Allison Collection of World War II Photographs,” continuing.

Alger Cadet Gun exhibit, continuing.

Ongoing exhibits depict Arkansas’ military heritage. Hours: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 1-4 p.m.

Sunday. (501) 376-4602. FREE MUSEUM OF DISCOVERY 500 President Clinton Ave. GPS Adventures, through April 1.

Grossology: The (Impolite) Science of the Human Body, through May 26. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Tuesday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday.

Admission: $10, children 1-12 $8.

museumofdiscovery.org or (501) 396-7050.

OLD STATE HOUSE MUSEUM 300 W. Markham St. “Battle Colors of Arkansas,” through Feb. 1. Brown Bag Lunch Lecture: Aaron Brooks and the 54th United States Colored Troops, noon Feb. 5. “Things You Need to Hear: Memories of Growing Up in Arkansas From 1890 to 1980,” through Jan. 1. Permanent exhibits: “Arkansas’ First Ladies Gowns”;

1836 House of Representatives Chamber; “Pillars of Power,” history of the Old State House; “On the Stump: Arkansas Politics, 1819-1919”; “First Families of Arkansas”;

“As Long as Life Shall Last: The Legacy of Arkansas Women.” Little Beginnings toddler program, 10:30 a.m. third Wednesday of the month.

Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday. (501) 324-9685.

FREE PAINT BOX GALLERY 705 Main St., North Little Rock. Paintings by Jan Ironside, Dixie Shelton, Angela Green, Robin Bookout and Karlyn Holloway. Hours: 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Saturday. (501) 374-2848. FREE THEA FOUNDATION 401 Main St., North Little Rock. Photographs by John Sykes Jr., through Friday.

Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. (501) 379-9512.

FREE UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS AT LITTLE ROCK GALLERIES 2801 S. University Ave. “Collecting Prints,” Gallery I, through March 11. “Surface Space (Sundial Face),” Gallery II, through Feb. 8.

“Scholarship Exhibition,” Gallery III, through Feb. 7. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Saturday, 2-5 p.m. Sunday. (501) 569-8977.

FREE WILLIAM F. LAMAN PUBLIC LIBRARY 2801 Orange St., North Little Rock. “For All the World to See: Visual Culture and the Struggle for Civil Rights,” through March 16. Hours: 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday. (501) 758-1720. FREE

AROUND ARKANSAS ARKANSAS CRAFT SCHOOL 110-112 E. Main St., Mountain View. Evening community classes, through March 8, costs vary. (870) 269-8397.

ARKANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY Bradbury Gallery, Fowler Center, 201 Olympic Drive, Jonesboro.

“2013 Delta National Small Prints Exhibition,” through Feb. 20. Hours: noon-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 2-5 p.m. Sunday. (870) 972-2567.

THE ARTS & SCIENCE CENTER FOR SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS701 Main St., Pine Bluff. Dinosaur Discoveries: Ancient Fossils, New Ideas, through Jan. 31. “Exploring the Frontier: Arkansas 1540-1840,” through March. “Expressions From the Permanent Collection,” continuing. Education programs for adults and children; call for schedule and tuition. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, 1-4 p.m. Saturday. (870) 536-3375.

FREE CRYSTAL BRIDGES MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART 600 Museum Way, Bentonville. Trent Talley pottery wheel demonstration and sale, 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday. “Abstractions on Paper: From Abstract Expressionism to Post Minimalism,” through April 29. “See the Light: The Luminist Tradition in American Art,” “Moshe Safdie: The Path to Crystal Bridges,” through Monday.

Hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday, Thursday, Saturday-Sunday; 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Wednesday and Friday.

crystalbridges.org or (479) 418-5700.

FREE EAST ARKANSAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE 1700 Newcastle Road, Forrest City. “Bokehn Dreams,” Rick Hublein, through Wednesday.

Hours: 10 a.m.-noon Monday, Wednesday and Friday. (870) 633-4480.

FREE FAIRFIELD BAY LIBRARY 369 Dave Creek Parkway, Fairfield Bay. Works by Ellen Kelly through January. Hours: 1-4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Wednesday and Friday; 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday. (501) 884-6476.

FREE FORT SMITH REGIONAL ART MUSEUM 1601 Rogers Ave., Fort Smith. “The Secrets of Mona Lisa,” through March 17. (479) 784-2787.

RIVER VALLEY ARTS CENTER 1001 E. B St., Russellville.

Photography by Hollis Shadden, through Wednesday. Exhibition of student artists, reception and awards presentation, 1-3 p.m. Feb. 3. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Thursday and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday.

(479) 968-2452.

FREE ROGERS HISTORICAL MUSEUM 322 S. Second St., Rogers. “To Cap It All Off,” through June 29. “Benton County Crime Stories,” through 2013. “More to See ... More to Do.” Exhibits on area history, hands-on area for children. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday.

rogersarkansas.com/museum or (479) 621-1154.

FREE SOUTH ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER, 110 E. Fifth St., El Dorado. “Small Works on Paper,” through Tuesday.

Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. (501) 324-9349.

FREE UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS AT PINE BLUFF Leedell Moorehead-Graham Fine Arts Gallery, 1200 N.

University Drive, Pine Bluff. “Made in America,” by Danny Campbell, through Jan. 31. Hours: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. Open for groups Saturday and Sunday by appointment. (870) 575-8236.

FREE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS BAUM GALLERY OF FINE ART 201 Donaghey Ave., Conway. “Swishbone: New Paintings by Julie Evans,” “Under the Influence: New Ceramic Work by Curt LaCross,” “Alternating Currents: A Mixed Media Art Installation by Mario Marzan,” “Before and After: An Exploration of the Art Conservation Process” through Feb. 24. (501) 450-3265.

(501) 450-5793.

FREE WALTON ARTS CENTER 405 W.

Dickson St., Fayetteville. “Tectonics,” through April 14. “Twenty Years” and “My Folklore: The Art of Letitia Huckaby,” through January. Hours: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday and during performances. (479) 443-5600.

FREE Dance

CENTRAL ARKANSAS ARKANSAS SCOTTISH COUNTRY DANCE SOCIETY every Monday, Park Hill Presbyterian Church, 3520 John F. Kennedy Blvd., North Little Rock. Beginners class, 7-8 p.m.

Intermediate and advanced class, 8-9 p.m. No partner or experience required. Cost: $5 per night. (501)821-4746.

BESS CHISUM STEPHENS COMMUNITY CENTER 12th and Cleveland streets. Little Rock Country Dancers, 7-9 p.m. first, second and third Sundays; lessons 6-7 p.m.; $5; (501) 821-9353.

Ballroom, Latin and Swing Social Dance Association, 7-11 p.m. first, second and fourth Fridays; free dance lessons with admission, 7-8 p.m.; members $10, guests $13;

blsdance.org, (501) 664-4268. Little Rock Bop Club, 7-10 p.m. every Wednesday; beginning swing-dance lessons (free with admission), 7-8 p.m.; members $4, guests $7;

littlerockbopclub.com or (501) 350-4712. Square Dance, 2-4 p.m. every Thursday, $4. (501) 490-1197.

COUNTRY DANCE SOCIETY ParkHill Presbyterian Church, 3520 John F. Kennedy Blvd., North Little Rock. Dance 7:30-9:30 p.m. every first, third and fifth Friday of the month. Admission: society members $4, nonmembers $5. All ages, no experience needed. (501) 603-5305.

LET’S DANCE STUDIO Tanglewood Center, 7509 Cantrell Road.

Ballroom dance, 7-10 p.m. second Saturday of the month, $12, first visit $5. Latin and swing dance, lesson 7 p.m., dance 8-11 p.m.

third and fifth Fridays, $13. Group classes, 7-9 p.m. Mondays, $10.

(501) 663-7724.

PARENTS WITHOUT PARTNERS 6200 Aerie St. Line dancing 6 p.m.;

Warren Crow and the Classics 7 p.m. Saturdays, $6. (501) 837-6766 or (501) 944-7194.

AROUND ARKANSAS COMMUNITY DANCE first and third Fridays of the month, Quapaw Community Center, 500 Quapaw Ave., Hot Springs. Lessons, 7 p.m.

Dancing, 8 p.m. (501) 617-6042.

HOT SPRINGS VILLAGE MERRY MIXERS, 7 p.m. every first and third Saturday of the month, Coronado Center. (501) 915-8111.

SPA CITY BOP AND SWING DANCE CLUB 7 p.m. every second, fourth and fifth Friday of the month, VFW, 2231 E. Grand Ave., Hot Springs.

Social dancing. Free lessons with $20 membership, 7 p.m.

Thursdays. Friday admission: $2.

spacitydanceclub.com or (501) 760-7375.

WARD COUNTRY DANCE Hickory Street and Arkansas 319, off U.S.

67/167, Ward. Ward Country Playboys, 7 p.m. Fridays, $6. Steve Tidwell Band Saturday. (501) 605-3251.

Film

CENTRAL ARKANSAS THE BEST OF RIFFTRAX LIVE: “MANOS” THE HANDS OF FATE 7:30 p.m. today, Breckenridge Village Stadium 12, 1200 Breckenridge Drive. Tickets: $12.50.

(501) 224-0992 or fathomevents.

com.

THE BEST OF RIFFTRAX LIVE: PLAN 9 FROM OUTER SPACE 7:30 p.m. Jan. 31, Breckenridge Village Stadium 12, 1200 Breckenridge Drive. Tickets: $12.50. (501) 224-0992 or fathomevents.com.

ONE NIGHT STAND: CREATING A BROADWAY MUSICAL IN A DAY 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Breckenridge Village Stadium 12, 1200 Breckenridge Drive. Tickets: $12.50.

(501) 224-0992 or fathomevents.

com.

AROUND ARKANSAS THE BEST OF RIFFTRAX LIVE: “MANOS” THE HANDS OF FATE 7:30 p.m. today, Tinseltown Benton, 17314 Interstate 30, Benton; $11.50, student and senior citizens $10.50, child $9.50. Cinemark Towne Centre, 201 Skyline Drive, Conway; $11.50, student $10.50, child $9.50. (501) 776-2282 (Benton), (501) 450-7558 (Conway).

THE BEST OF RIFFTRAX LIVE: PLAN 9 FROM OUTER SPACE 7:30 p.m. Jan. 31, Cinemark Towne Centre, 201 Skyline Drive, Conway;

$11.50, senior citizen $10.50, child $9.50. (501) 450-7558.

Letters

AROUND ARKANSAS BOOK SIGNING 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Hastings Books and Music, 1360 U.S. 64 W., Conway. Tyrone Jaeger, The Runaway Notebook; Mark Spitzer, Monstropocalypse Opus IV.

(501) 329-1108.

CALL FOR ENTRIES through April 5. PBS Kids Go! writers’ contest, original stories and illustrations from children in kindergarten-third grade. Rules and entry forms: aetn.

org/kids/writerscontest. (501) 682-2386.

LYON COLLEGE 2300 Highland Road, Batesville. Visiting Writers Series: John Hornor Jacobs;

interview, 11 a.m.; reading, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 5. (870) 307-7488. FREE Music

CENTRAL ARKANSASAN EVENING OF JAZZ 6 p.m. every second Sunday, 7:30 p.m. every fourth Friday, Hall of Stars, 5001 W.

34th St. With Lorenzo “Ren” Smith and friend. Admission: $10. (501) 590-0177 or (501) 838-0205.

JOSH GROBAN LIVE: ALL THAT ECHOES 6 p.m. Feb. 4, Breckenridge Village Stadium 12, 1200 Breckenridge Drive. Live broadcast.

Tickets: $15. (501) 224-0992 or fathomevents.com.

LITTLE ROCK FOLK CLUB Thomson Hall, Unitarian Universalist Church, 1818 Reservoir Road. Caroline Doctorow and the Steamrollers, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 2. Tickets: $15, students $8, children 12 and under free.

(501) 663-0634.

MONROE CROSSING 7 p.m.

Monday, Collins Theatre, 120 W.

Emerson St., Paragould. Bluegrass Monday concert series. Donations accepted. (870) 972-2367. FREE TRAVIS TRITT 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, El Dorado Municipal Auditorium, 100 W. Eighth St., El Dorado. Tickets: $35-$100.

mainstreeteldorado.org or (870) 862-4747.

AROUND ARKANSAS ARKANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY 201 Olympic Drive, Jonesboro.

Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Fowler Center.

Tickets: $20-$30, students and senior citizens $15-$23. (870) 972-2781.

ARKANSAS TECH UNIVERSITY, 1605 N. Coliseum Drive, Russellville. Classical guitar performance by Gohar Vardanyan, 7 p.m. Feb. 5, Doc Bryan Student Services Building. (479) 498-6045.

FREE HENDRIX COLLEGE 1600 Washington Ave., Conway. The Punch Brothers, 8 p.m. Saturday, Worsham Student Performance Hall. (501) 450-1291. FREE JAZZ THURSDAY WITH CAPRICE, 6:30-9 p.m. today, 311 S. Church St., Jonesboro. (870) 972-3486.

FREE LIVE AT FIVE 5-7 p.m. first Friday of the month, Arts & Science Center for Southeast Arkansas, 701 S.

Main St., Pine Bluff. Admission: members $5, nonmembers $10.

(870) 536-3375.

PETAR JANKOVIC ENSEMBLE 7 p.m. Friday, The Ritz Civic Center, 306 W. Main St., Blytheville. Tickets: $15 advance, at the door $20. (870) 762-1744.

SPENCER’S CORNER 801 Central Ave., Hot Springs. Real Thing jazz trio, 7-10 p.m. first Friday of every month. (501) 624-4976. FREE WALTON ARTS CENTER 495 W.

Dickson St., Fayetteville. Symphony of Northwest Arkansas-Masterworks II with guest soloist Ching-Yun Hu, 7:30-9 p.m. Saturday, $28-$48, children $5. (479) 443-5600.

Special Events

CENTRAL ARKANSAS ARKANSAS HISTORY COMMISSION BITS AND BITES noon-1 p.m. Friday, Arkansas History Commission, 1 Capitol Mall Suite 215. Microfilm and microphotography.jane.

hooker@arkansas.gov or (501) 682-6900. FREEBROWN BAG LUNCH WITH GUILLERMO FIGUEROA noon Friday, St. John’s Catholic Center Byrne Hall, 2417 N. Tyler St.

Arkansas Symphony Orchestra guest conductor lecture. (501) 666-1761.

DUCK DUCK GOOSE CONSIGNMENT SALE 7 a.m.

Jan. 31-Feb. 2, Arkansas State Fairgrounds. duckduckgoosesale.

com or (501) 821-8040. FREE EGGSHIBITION PATRON PARTY 6-8 p.m. today, Boswell Mourot Gallery, 5815 Kavanaugh Blvd.

Refreshments, art. Appreciation for Youth Home’s Eggshibition. (501) 821-5500. FREE HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS 7 p.m.

Feb. 5, Verizon Arena, North Little Rock. Tickets: $23-$110. (800) 745-3000 or ticketmaster.com.

JUST COMMUNITIES OF ARKANSAS GATHERING OF FRIENDS 5:30-7 p.m. Jan. 31, Darragh Center, Central Arkansas Library System Main Library, 100S. Rock St. Presentation of Father Joseph Blitz Awards. Tickets: $50;

reservations recommended. (501) 372-5129.

LITTLE ROCK ZOO Jonesboro Drive, War Memorial Park. Safari tours, educational programs and more, continuing. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Admission: $10; ages 60 and older and children 1-12, $8. (501) 666-2406.

OZARK SOCIETY-PULASKI CHAPTER 7 p.m. Feb. 5, Second Presbyterian Church, 600 Pleasant Valley Drive. (501) 351-7348. FREE PAINTING BENEFIT NIGHT 6:30-9 p.m. Saturday, Spirited Art Studio, 5610 R St. Benefits Women’s Club of Otter Creek, $35. (501) 296-9903.

PROFESSIONAL BULL RIDERS 7:30 p.m. Feb. 2, Verizon Arena, North Little Rock. Tickets: $17-$52.

(800) 745-3000.

SUPPER AND SOUL GALA 6 p.m.

today, Statehouse Convention Center Wally Allen Ballroom. “An Evening with the Commodores” presented by Arkansas Baptist College. Tickets: $250. (501) 492-0549.

UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS CLINTON SCHOOL OF PUBLIC SERVICE, 1200 President Clinton Ave. Panel discussion: Disaster Preparedness and Response, 6 p.m. Wednesday, Sturgis Hall.

(501) 683-5239. FREE

AROUND ARKANSAS BEEKEEPING CLASSES 6-9 p.m.

Monday, Pauline Whitaker Equine Center, University of Arkansas, 2 E. Center St., Fayetteville. Cost: $5, families $10. (479) 575-4545.

DEVIL’S DEN STATE PARK Visitor’s Center, 11333 W. Arkansas 74.

Volunteer sign-up 1-3 p.m.

Saturday, free. (479) 761-3325.

FREEZIN FOR A REASON 2K/5K/10K 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 2, Conway High School, 2300 Prince St., Conway. Walk/run to benefit Arkansas Children’s Hospital Foundation. Cost: $25-$35. (501) 450-0512.

HARDING UNIVERSITY 915 E.

Market Ave., Searcy. Beginning beekeeping classes, 6-9 p.m. Feb.

4, 11, 18, Pryor-England Science Building, Room 123. (501) 279-4497. FREE HENDRIX COLLEGE 1600 Washington Ave., Conway. Lecture: An Evening with Dan Welcher, visiting librettist, 7:30 p.m. today, Reeves Recital Hall. (501) 450-4597. FREE HOBBS STATE PARKCONSERVATION AREA 20201 E.

Arkansas 12, Rogers. Eagle watch cruises, 3 p.m. Saturday, Sunday and Wednesday through February, $10, child $5; registration required.

Mother Nature readings for children, 10:30 a.m. every second Saturday and Wednesday of the month. Hikes, nature programs.

(479) 789-5000.

LAKE OUACHITA STATE PARK 5451 Mountain Pine Road, Mountain Pine. Eagle Watch Barge Tours, 2 p.m. Saturdays through February;

$9, children 6-12 $5, reservations required. (501) 767-9366.

SOUTHERN ARKANSAS UNIVERSITY 100 E. University Road, Magnolia. Dedication of new agriculture center, noon Friday, Donald W. Reynolds Campus and Community Center. (870) 235-4925. FREE VALENTINE GALA AND AUCTION 6 p.m. Feb. 1, oneChurch, 1073 Front St., Conway. Benefits Bethlehem House. Tickets: $25. (501) 205-0905.

ZUMBA FUNDRAISER 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Saturday, Conway Roller Rink, 1008 E. Oak St., Conway.

Benefits the Larry Billings reward fund. Cost: $10, under age 12 free.

(501) 749-9880.

Theater

CENTRAL ARKANSAS GEE’S BEND Friday-Feb. 10, Arkansas Repertory Theatre, 601 Main St. 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 7 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday, 2 and 7 p.m. Sunday. Tickets: $25-$40.

Preview with pre-show talk, 6:15 p.m. today; student tickets $15.

(501) 378-0405.

I OUGHT TO BE IN PICTURES through Feb. 9, Murry’s Dinner Playhouse, 6323 Colonel Glenn Road. Dinner: 6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 11 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.

Sunday. Showtimes: 7:45 p.m.

Tuesday-Saturday, 12:45 and 6:45 p.m. Sunday. Tickets: $29-$33;

children 15 and under $20; show only $25; children 15 and under $15. murrysdinnerplayhouse.com or (501) 562-3131.

THE LAST NIGHT AT ORABELLA’S 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday through April 27, The Joint, 301 Main St., North Little Rock. The Main Thing comedy trio production. Tickets: $20. (501) 372-0205.

THE METAL CHILDREN 7:30 p.m.

Friday-Saturday, The Weekend Theater, Seventh and Chester streets. Tickets: $16, ages 65 and older and students $12. (501) 374-3761.

A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 2 p.m.

Sunday, The Public Theatre, 616 Center St. Tickets: $13, senior citizens, military, students $10.

(501) 224-4256.

THE THREE LITTLE PIGS AND THREE BILLY GOATS GRUFF Friday-Feb. 10, Arkansas Arts Center, East Ninth and Commerce streets. Showtimes: 7 p.m. Friday, 3 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday.

Tickets: $10-$12. (501) 372-4000.

AROUND ARKANSAS BAREFOOT IN THE PARK Feb. 1-17, Center on the Square Dinner Theater, 219 W. Arch St., Searcy.

Dinner served at 6:30 p.m., showtime 7:30 Thursday-Saturday;

12:30 p.m. Sunday. Tickets: $27, students and senior citizens $24, show only $12; pizza night, Feb. 7, $15. (501) 368-0111.

OF MICE AND MEN through Feb.

17, Imperial Dinner Theatre, 1401 Arkansas 304 E., Pocahontas.

Showtimes: 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday. Dinnerone hour before. Tickets: $24.95, students $21.95; show only, $15, students $12. (870) 892-0030.

THE LITTLE ROCK NINE 7 p.m. Jan.

31, Grand Prairie Center 2807 U.S.

165 S., Stuttgart. Lula Washington Dance Theatre. Tickets: $12-$27.

Community dinner served 4:30-6:30 p.m. in Salon A, $8, child $6. (870) 673-4201.

UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS 201 Donaghey Ave., Conway. Broadway Series: A Chorus Line, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Donald W. Reynolds Performance Hall. Tickets: $30-$40. (501) 450-3265.

Clubs

CENTRAL ARKANSAS THE AFTERTHOUGHT 2721 Kavanaugh Blvd. Genine Perez and Lagniappe, Friday, $7. Darril “Harp” Edwards, Saturday, $7.

Karaoke with Larry the Table Guy, Thursdays. Vieux Carre Jazz Brunch with Ted Ludwig and Friends, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays. Jazz @ The Afterthought, Mondays, $5. CarlMouton, Tuesdays, free. Open Mike Acoustic Showcase, Wednesdays, free. Shows at 8 p.m. Monday-Thursday and 9 p.m. Friday-Saturday. afterthoughtbar.com or (501) 663-1196.

CAJUN’S WHARF 2400 Cantrell Road. Rob & Tyndall, Adrenaline, today. Richie Johnson, Just Sayin’, Friday. Third Seven, Hired Guns, Saturday. Brian & Nick, Wednesday. Happy hour bands start at 5:30 p.m. Friday-Tuesday, 6 p.m. Thursdays, headline bands at 8:30 or 9 Friday-Tuesday, 9:30 Thursdays. Cover: $5 after 8:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday; free Monday-Wednesday. (501) 375-5351.

DOWNTOWN MUSIC HALL AND RECORDS 215 W. Capitol Ave.

Knuck Fest Day 1 with Snakedriver, Jungle Juice, Motives, 6 p.m.

Friday; advance $8, door $10.

Knuck Fest Day 2 with Living Sacrifice, Crankbait, 3 p.m.

Saturday; advance $10, at the door $12. Knuck Fest Day 3 with Killing Souls, Decay Awaits, 5 p.m. Sunday;

advance $8, at the door $10. (501) 376-1819.

THE LOONY BIN COMEDY CLUB 10301 Rodney Parham Road. Tommy Blaze, through Saturday. Open Mike Nite, 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Ladies Night, Thursdays, free for women.

Showtimes: 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays, 10 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays unless otherwise indicated. Cover charge: Wednesday-Thursday $7, Friday-Saturday $10 unless otherwise indicated. loonybincomedy.com or (501) 228-5555.

THE REV ROOM 300 President Clinton Ave. The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, The Jam Messengers, 8:30 p.m. today, $15. American Aquarium, 9 p.m. Friday; advance $8, day of show $10. Kris Allen, Jillette Johnson, 8:30 p.m. Saturday;

advance $12, day of show $15, VIP $50. Trapt, Acidic, The Action Blast, 8:30 p.m. Wednesday; advance $12,day of show $15. (501) 823-0090.

STICKYZ ROCK ’N’ ROLL CHICKEN SHACK 107 River Market Ave.

Kentucky Knife Fight, Good Time Ramblers, 8 p.m. Sunday, $5.

Touch: Grateful Dead Tribute, 8 p.m.

Mondays, $5. (501) 372-7707.

VINO’S Seventh and Chester streets.

Randy Harsey, Dangerous Idiots, Jason Greenlaw, 9 p.m. Friday, $5.

(501) 375-8466.

AROUND ARKANSAS MAXINE’S 700 Central Ave., Hot Springs. Mobley, 8 p.m. today, free. Scott H. Biram, 8 p.m. Friday;

advance $6, at the door $8. New Music Tuesdays, free. Poetry and karaoke, Wednesdays, free.

Andrew Anderson, Thursdays, free.

maxineslive.com or (501) 321-0909.

UARK BOWL COMEDY 644 Dickson St., Fayetteville. Mo Alexander, 8 and 10:30 p.m. Friday, $7. uarkbowl.com or (479) 301-2030.

Weekend, Pages 33 on 01/24/2013

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