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COMMUNITY EVENTS IN THE TRI-LAKES AREAPublished August 17, 2014 at 12:00 a.m.
Haskell Historical Society Meeting
HASKELL — The Haskell Historical Society will meet at 3:30 p.m. at Haskell City Hall. Marlo Krueger will present a program on the Shoppach family heritage. Until further notice, the Haskell Museum is for renovations. For more information, call Emaline Stroud at (501) 303-0384.
Saline Crossing Meeting
BENTON — The Saline Crossing Regional Park and Recreation Area Inc. will meet at 5:30 p.m. in the Gene Moss building at Tyndall Park. Plans will be made for the bicentennial celebration of the county’s first pioneer settlement, Saline Crossing. For more information, call (501) 778-8661.
Genealogy/Local History Help
BRYANT — Steve Perdue, head of genealogy/local history at the Saline County Library, will be available to answer genealogy and local history questions from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Mabel Boswell Memorial Library. For more information, call (501) 778-4766.
The Basics of Using eBay
BRYANT — Adults 18 and older are invited to a class on the basics of using eBay to buy and sell items. The class will meet at 1 p.m. at the Mabel Boswell Memorial Library. No registration is required. For more information, call (501) 778-4766.
Aug. 20 and 22
ARKADELPHIA — The Henderson State University Student Activities Board will present Captain America: The Winter Soldier at 6:30 p.m. and Maleficent at 8 p.m. Wednesday and Friday in the Garrison Center Lecture Hall. Both double features are free and open to the public. For more information, call (870) 230-5178.
Aug. 20 and Aug. 27
HOT SPRINGS — The Garland County Library Writers College will continue a course focused on the basics of mystery writing from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday and Aug. 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. For more information, call (501) 623-4161 or visit gclibrary.com.
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