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This week's events in the Tri-Lakes AreaPublished August 10, 2014 at 12:00 a.m.
Benton Book Club
BENTON — The Benton Book Club will meet at 5 p.m. at the Bob Herzfeld Memorial Library to discuss the club’s chosen title. The group is open to adults 18 and older. For more information, call (501) 778-4766.
Monday With the Master Gardeners
BENTON — The Saline County Master Gardeners and presenter Sherry Faulkner will discuss seeds at 6:30 p.m. at the Bob Herzfeld Memorial Library. The program is open to all ages. For more information, call (501) 778-4766.
Dinner and Variety Show
ARKADELPHIA — The Central Arkansas Development Council Arkadelphia Senior Activity Center will host a Dinner and Variety Show at 6 p.m. at 1305 N. 10th St. The general public is invited. Admission is $8 for adults and $4 for children 10 and younger. For more information, call (870) 246-9871.
Arkansas Archeological Society Meeting
HOT SPRINGS — The Ouachita Chapter of the Arkansas Archeological Society will meet at 7 p.m. at the Arkansas School for Mathematics, Sciences and the Arts. Jodi A. Barnes will present Remembering Camp Monticello: Archaeology of a World War II Italian Prisoner of War Camp. For more information, contact Mary Ann Goodman at email@example.com.
Aug. 13, 20 and 27
HOT SPRINGS — The Garland County Library Writers College will offer a course focused on the basics of mystery writing from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday and Aug. 20 and 27. The class, Twisting a Mystery, will be taught by Sylvia Dickey Smith. Topics will include creating an intriguing premise, a crime scenario, a plot, clues, red herrings, misdirection and other basics of the mystery-writer’s craft. A $15 course fee is due at the time of registration. For more information, call (501) 623-4161 or visit gclibrary.com.
HOT SPRINGS — The Hot Springs Planning Commission will hold a public hearing at 6 p.m. in the Hot Springs City Hall Board Chambers, 133 Convention Blvd. Land-use requests will be heard for the following properties: Central Storage, 4252 Central Ave.; the north side of Twin Points Road, Forest Lakes rezone of tracts A and B; the north side of Twin Points Road, Forest Lakes rezone of tract F; and the south side of Twin Points Road, Forest Lakes rezone tracts C, D and E. For more information, call (501) 321-6806.
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