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Art & Exhibits

Central Arkansas

ARGENTA GALLERY 420 Main St., North Little Rock. "Haunted by You: New works by Michael Shaeffer," through Saturday. Hours: 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. (501) 225-5600.

ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER MacArthur Park, East Ninth and Commerce streets. "A Luminous Line: Forty Years of Metalpoint Drawings," Susan Schwalb, through April 29. "Art Together" for early-stage Alzheimer's patients and caregivers, 10 a.m. third Monday of each month. "Foundation Collection" and "Masterworks," 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. or (501) 372-4000.

THE ART GROUP GALLERY 11525 Cantrell Road. "Welcome Springtime," Vonda Rainey, Bob Snider, Holly Tilley, Marie Weaver, Patricia Wilkes. Satellite gallery in lobby of the Little Rock Marriott. Hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday. (501) 690-2193.

BOSWELL MOUROT FINE ART 5815 Kavanaugh Blvd. "Seeing Between the Lines: Perspective and Color," Jeff Horton, through Saturday. Hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday and by appointment. (501) 664-0030.

BUTLER CENTER FOR ARKANSAS STUDIES 401 President Clinton Ave. "Delta Rediscovered" by photographer Dayton Bowers, through April 28. Hours: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday. or (501) 918-3033.

CANTRELL GALLERY 8206 Cantrell Road. Regalia Handmade Clothing Trunk Show, Friday-Saturday. "Looking Closely," Laura Raborn, through May 5. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday. (501) 224-1335.

CHRIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH 509 Scott St. "Polaroid, Pinholes, Photograms and Processes," through June 28. Hours: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-noon Friday, all day Sunday. (501) 375-2342.

CLINTON PRESIDENTIAL CENTER 1200 President Clinton Ave. "Louder Than Words: Rock, Power and Politics," through Aug. 5. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday. Admission: $10; retired military, college students and ages 62 and older, $8; children 6-17, $6; active military and children under 6, free. (501) 374-4242.

ESSE PURSE MUSEUM 1510 Main St. "Exposed: Unmentionable 1900-1960s," through April 29. "What's Inside: A History of Women and Handbags, 1900-1999," continuing. Hours: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday. Admission: $10; military, ages 5-18 or 60 and older $8; under 5 free. (501) 916-9022.

GREG THOMPSON FINE ART 429 Main St. North Little Rock. 23rd Anniversary Exhibit, through Saturday. Hours: Tuesday-Friday 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m.-4 p.m. gregthompsonfineart.comor (501) 664-2787.

HEARNE FINE ART 1001 Wright Ave, Suite C. "Personal Vision: The Exhibition," Adger Cowans, through Saturday. Hours: Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.-6 p.m. or (501) 372-6822.

HISTORIC ARKANSAS MUSEUM 200 E. Third St. "The Medium is the Message: Experimental Photography in Arkansas," Friday-June 8; reception, 5-8 p.m. Friday. "Found in Nature: Kate Nessler and Barbara Satterfield," through May 6. "These Various Threads I Drew: Needlework Samplers From the Permanent Collection," through June. Knife Gallery, "We Walk in Two Worlds: The Caddo, Osage and Quapaw in Arkansas," Arkansas Made Gallery, 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 over $1.50, children 17 and under $1. (501) 324-9351.

JACKSONVILLE MUSEUM OF MILITARY HISTORY 100 Veterans Circle, Jacksonville. Local and regional military history from the Civil War to current conflicts. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday. Admission: $3, $2 for senior citizens and military, $1 for under 18, children under 5 free. (501) 241-1943.

L&L BECK ART GALLERY 5705 Kavanaugh Blvd. "Spring Flowers," through April 28. Art lessons available. Hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. (501) 660-4006.

LITTLE ROCK CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE 2120 Daisy L. Gatson Bates Drive. Hours: 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Sunday-Saturday. (501) 374-1957.

LOCAL COLOUR GALLERY 5811 Kavanaugh Blvd. Contemporary and Abstract Exhibit, through Sunday. Modern and Contemporary Exhibit, through April 30. Hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday. (501) 265-0422.

MACARTHUR MUSEUM OF ARKANSAS MILITARY HISTORY 503 E. Ninth St. "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" and 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.

MATT MCLEOD FINE ART GALLERY 108 W. Sixth St. "Art Movement," through April 30. Hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday. (501) 725-8508.

MOSAIC TEMPLARS CULTURAL CENTER 501 W. Ninth St. "Crafting the Pitch" Small Business Workshop, 6-8 p.m. today. "Everyday Leadership: Partnerships & Initiatives" Lunch & Learn, 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Friday. "Arkansas Divine 9: An exhibit of Arkansas' African American Greek Letter Organizations," through May. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. (501) 683-3593.

MUSEUM OF DISCOVERY 500 President Clinton Ave. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday. Admission $10, children 1-12 $8. or (501) 396-7050.

OLD STATE HOUSE MUSEUM 300 W. Markham St. "Cabinet of Curiosities," through fall 2018. "True Faith, True Light: The Devotional Art of Ed Stilley," through early 2018. Permanent exhibits: 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." 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.

PULASKI TECHNICAL COLLEGE 3000 West Scenic Drive, North Little Rock. "Danny Lyon: Memories of the Southern Civil Rights Movement," through Saturday. Hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday. (501) 812-2324.

SECOND FRIDAY ART NIGHT 5-8 p.m. second Friday of the month, downtown art galleries and museums. Open house, new exhibits, entertainment. (501) 324-9351.

UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS AT LITTLE ROCK GALLERIES 2801 S. University Ave. Kaden Kratzer and Nadezda Nikolova-Kratzer, Alae, through April 30. Student Competitive, through Sunday. "Masculine Projection," Joshua Brinlee, through April 27. "Abandoned Oil and Gas Wells: Infallible Barrier or Environmental Disaster?" by Jason Patton, 6 p.m. Wednesday. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, 2-5 p.m. Sunday. (501) 569-8977.

WILLIAM F. LAMAN PUBLIC LIBRARY 2801 Orange St., North Little Rock. North Little Rock High School Art Student's Exhibition, Monday-May 4; reception, 6-8 p.m. April 20. Poetry Open Mic Night, 2-3 p.m. April 21. 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.

WILLIAM F. LAMAN PUBLIC LIBRARY ARGENTA BRANCH 420 Main St., North Little Rock. Jasmine Greer's Digital Media Show, April 21-May 12; reception, 5-8 p.m. April 20. Hours 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday. (501) 687-1061.

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ARKADELPHIA ARTS CENTER 625 Main St., Arkadelphia. Southwest Regional V Students Art Show, through Saturday. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday. (870) 245-7982.

ARKANSAS CRAFT SCHOOL 110 E. Main St., Mountain View. John Kirkpatrick Featured Woodwork, 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. April 21. Variety of classes and instructors. Call for prices and times. or (870) 269-8397.

ARKANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY Bradbury Art Museum, Fowler Center, 201 Olympic Drive, Jonesboro. "Everything is Going to be Alright," today. Hours: noon-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 2-5 p.m. Sunday. (870) 972-2567.

ARKANSAS TECH UNIVERSITY Norman Hall Gallery of Art, 203 W. Q St., Russellville. "Showtime: Photographs of Music Legends by Watt Casey Jr.," through May 11. Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday. (479) 964-3237.

ARTISTS' WORKSHOP GALLERY 610 Central Ave., Hot Springs. 30-member coop featuring works by Arkansas artists. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, noon-5 p.m. Sunday. (501) 623-6401.

ARTS AND SCIENCE CENTER FOR SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS 701 Main St., Pine Bluff. "UAPB and ASC: Five Decades of Collaboration," through Nov. 3. "The Women Are Stronger," Margo Duvall, through April 26. "#Gildthedelta: Recent Works by Norwood Creech," through April 21. "Expressions From the Permanent Collection," continuing. Education and art programs for adults and children; call for schedule and tuition. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 1-4 p.m. Saturday. (870) 536-3375.

BAUM GALLERY OF FINE ART University of Central Arkansas, McCastlain Hall 145, 201 Donaghey Ave., Conway. Spring Senior Show, through April 26. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Wednesday and Friday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Thursday. (501) 450-5793.

CRYSTAL BRIDGES MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART 600 Museum Way, Bentonville. "Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power," through April 23. "All or Nothing," through May 28. Demonstrations, classes, art talks. Hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday, Saturday-Sunday; 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Wednesday-Friday. or (479) 418-5700.

FAIRFIELD BAY LIBRARY 369 Dave Creek Parkway, Fairfield Bay. Julie Caswell and Jan Cobb, through April 30. Hours: 1-4 p.m. Monday-Tuesday and Thursday; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday and Friday; 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday. (501) 884-4930.

FORT SMITH MUSEUM OF HISTORY 320 Rogers Ave., Fort Smith. 19th Century Living History Ball, 7-9 p.m. Saturday; $10, children $5. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. Admission: $7, ages 6-16 $2. or (479) 783-7841.

FORT SMITH REGIONAL ART MUSEUM 1601 Rogers Ave., Fort Smith. John Bell exhibit, through April 22. Drop in and Draw, noon-4 p.m. each Thursday; human models and studio space provided, bring materials. Hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday. (479) 784-2787.

GARVAN WOODLAND GARDENS 550 Arkridge Road, Hot Springs. Hot Springs Fly Fishing Expo, 1-4 p.m. April 22. Hours: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Admission: $15, children 6-12 $5. (501) 262-9606.

JUSTUS FINE ART GALLERY 827-A Central Ave., Hot Springs. New Works, through April 30. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday and by appointment. (501) 321-2335.

MID-AMERICA SCIENCE MUSEUM 500 Mid-America Blvd., Hot Springs. Classes for adults, 5-7 p.m. last Saturday of the month, $5 plus museum admission. Continuing hands-on learning exhibits. Girls in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math), for ages 8 and older, 10 a.m.-noon every first Saturday of the month, $5 plus general admission. Techno Gramp Camp, 10 a.m. every second Saturday of the month, $5 plus general admission. Science Society, 5-7 p.m. every last Saturday of the month, $5 plus general admission. Hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 1-6 p.m. Sunday. Admission: $10; 65 and older and children 3-12, $8. (501) 767-3461.

MUSEUM OF NATIVE AMERICAN HISTORY 202 S.W. O St., Bentonville. "The Jim and Nancy Blair Meso-American Art Collection," continuing. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday. (479) 273-2456.

NORTH CENTRAL ARKANSAS ART GALLERY Fairfield Bay Conference Center, 110 Lost Creek Parkway, Fairfield Bay. New works by painters, sculptors, photographers, potters and stained-glass artists. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. (501) 680-2741.

OZARK HEALTH MEDICAL CENTER U.S. 65, Clinton. "Cheers!," through April 23. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursday-Tuesday. (501) 745-6615.


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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.

CARELINK FITNESS AND WELLNESS CENTER 12th and Cleveland streets. Little Rock Country Dancers, 7-10 p.m. first and third Fridays; lessons 7-7:45 p.m.; members $5, guests $8;, or (501) 821-9353. Ballroom, Latin and Swing Social Dance Association, 8-10:30 p.m. second and fourth Fridays; free dance lessons with admission, 7-8 p.m.; members $10, guests $15, students $7;, (501) 673-4090. 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; or (501) 350-4712.

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.

LITTLE ROCK SALSA 7:30-10:30 p.m. Tuesdays and 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Fridays, Club 27, 614 President Clinton Ave. $5-$10. or (501) 414-0400.

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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. or (501) 760-7375.

WARD COUNTRY DANCE Hickory Street and Arkansas 319, off U.S. 67-167, Ward. Music, 7 p.m. Saturdays. Admission: $6. (501) 605-3251.


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50 YEARS OF TRUE GRIT 6 p.m. April 20 and 1:30 p.m. April 21, Ron Robinson Theater, 100 River Market Ave. Tickets: $10-$65. or 800-293-5949.

MIDDLE EASTERN FILM SERIES 6 p.m. Monday, Student Services Center Room 104, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 2801 S. University Ave. Highlighting art from the Middle Eastern region, films followed by discussion. (501) 683-7029.

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OZARK FOOTHILLS FILMFEST April 19-21 and April 27-28 University of Arkansas Community College, 2005 White Drive, Batesville. Tickets: $3-$5. or (870) 251-1189.


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AN EVENING WITH ROLAND MERULLO 5-8:30 p.m. today, Saint Mark's Episcopal Church, 1000 N. Mississippi St. Cost: $25. or (501) 413-1102.

FIFTY YEARS OF TRUE GRIT Saturday, April 20-21, various locations. Oxford American celebrates Charles Portis's novel. Ticket prices for some events. or (501) 374-0000.

PEN TO PODIUM LECTURE SERIES 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesday, Diamond Room, Department of Arkansas Heritage, 1100 North St. Evin Demirel, African-American Athletes in Arkansas: Muhammad Ali's Tour, Black Razorbacks and Other Forgotten Stories. or (501) 324-9346.

RIVER MARKET POETS 10 a.m.-noon every second Saturday, Central Arkansas Library System's Main Library, 100 Rock St. (501) 603-0290.

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WEDNESDAY NIGHT POETRY READINGS 7 p.m. Wednesdays, Kollective Coffee + Tea, 110 Central Ave., Hot Springs. (501) 617-1238.


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ARGENTA ACOUSTIC MUSIC SERIES: ED GERHARD 7:30 p.m. April 19, The Joint, 301 Main St., North Little Rock. Tickets: $25. or (501)425-1528.

ARKANSAS CELTIC MUSIC SOCIETY 2:30-5 p.m. every Sunday, Hibernia Irish Tavern, 9700 N. Rodney Parham Road. Irish traditional music session. Musicians, dancers, storytellers, listeners welcome. or (501) 246-4340.

ARKANSAS DULCIMER SOCIETY 2-4 p.m. second Saturday of the month, Pulaski Heights Baptist Church, 2200 Kavanaugh Blvd. Mountain dulcimer and hammered dulcimer players. Annual membership: $12. Meeting free. (501) 661-1129.

ARKANSAS GUITAR SHOW 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Jacksonville Community Center, 5 Municipal Drive, Jacksonville. Cost: $10, $8 with instrument to sell or trade. (501) 766-2267.

IRIS DEMENT 7 p.m. April 22, South on Main, 1304 Main St. Tickets $30-$42. or (800) 293-5949.

JAZZ IN THE PARK 6-8 p.m. Wednesday nights in April, History Pavilion in Riverfront Park, 400 President Clinton Ave. or (501) 320-3503.

LEE TOMBOULIAN 6 p.m. April 21, Unitarian Church, 1818 Reservoir Road. Tickets: $15, students $10. or (501) 225-1503.

SEAN FRESH & THE NASTYFRESH CREW 7 p.m. Friday, Central Arkansas Library System Ron Robinson Theater, 100 River Market Ave. Tickets: $10. (501) 320-5728.

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ARKANSAS ROOTS MUSIC FESTIVAL noon Saturday, Jonesboro's City, Water, and Light Park, 1123 S. Culberhouse St., Jonesboro. or (870) 972-2100.

DIXIE MELODY BOYS CONCERT 7 p.m. April 19, Dayspring Baptist Church, 571 Markham St., Ward. or (501) 843-8388.

THE JOHN CONLEE SHOW 7-9 p.m. April 22, King Opera House, 427 Main St., Van Buren. Tickets: $34-$55. (479) 474-2426.

PRAISE AND RAISE LUPUS GOSPEL CONCERT 6 p.m. April 21, Church of the Open Door, 700 South St., Hot Springs. Donations accepted. (501) 525-9380.

SINGING MEN OF ARKANSAS 2 p.m. April 22, Ed Coulter Performing Arts Center in The Sheild, Arkansas State University Mountain Home, 1600 S. College St., Mountain Home. (870) 508-6109.

A TASTE OF SPRING 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Round Morning Coffee, 2850 Prince Street 3, Conway. Featuring Jaimee and Ron Jensen-McDaniel of the Arkansas Chamber Singers. Tickets: $50. or (501) 377-1121.

UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS AT FORT SMITH JAZZ SHOW 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, ArcBest Corp. Performing Arts Center, Fort Smith Convention Center, 55 S. Seventh St., Fort Smith. UAFS Jazz Catz and Jazz Band, featured guest saxophonist Chris Vadala. Tickets: $8, free for UAFS students and employees. or (479) 788-7300.

UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS Snow Fine Arts Center, 201 Donaghey Ave., Conway. Tuba-Euphonium Spring Fling, 7:30 p.m. today. O. Samuel Driggers Piano Festival for students kindergarten-12th grade, 9 a.m.-noon April 21. or (501) 450-3293.

WALTON ARTS CENTER, 495 W. Dickson St., Fayetteville. From Dixie With Love, 7 p.m. Saturday, $35.50. I'm With Her, 7 p.m. Tuesday. or (479) 443-5600.

Special Events

Central Arkansas

ARKANSAS DEMOCRAT-GAZETTE & CAHRA JOB FAIR noon-6 p.m. Tuesday, Statehouse Convention Center, 101 E. Markham St. (501) 378-4344.

BOWL FOR KIDS' SAKE 4-8 p.m. Friday, Professor Bowl, 901 Towne Oaks Drive, peer-to-peer team fundraising benefiting Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arkansas. (501) 374-6661.

BREWS AND BITES noon-5 p.m. April 21, Outlets of Little Rock, 11201 Bass Pro Parkway. Craft beer and food truck festival. Tickets: $5, benefits Arkansas Hunger Relief Alliance & Arkansas Food Bank. or (978) 502-5747.

CARTI RAGIN' CAJUN BASH 6-9 p.m. April 19, War Memorial Stadium, 1 Stadium Dr. A bayou-themed fundraiser. Tickets: $45. (501) 296-3428.

CATHOLIC HIGH ROCKET 5K 8 a.m. April 21, Catholic High School for Boys, 6300 Father Tribou St. Price: $20-$30. (501) 664-4625.

ECUMENICAL BUDDHIST SOCIETY 1516 W. Third St. Buddhism and the Twelve Steps, 1-2:30 p.m. Sundays through April 22. Tools for Working with the Mind: The Skhandas, 7-8:30 p.m. April 23. or (501) 376-7056.

HEIFER VILLAGE 1 World Ave. Heifer Hour activities geared for children K-5, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. second Saturday of the month. or (501) 907-2952.

ITALIAN FOOD & CULTURE FESTIVAL 4-9 p.m. April 20, 9 a.m.-9 p.m. April 21, North Shore Riverwalk, North Little Rock. Cost: $5, children under 5 free, benefits the Boys & Girls Club of Central Arkansas. or (501) 580-3434.

LISA NORTH CAR SHOW AND VENDOR EVENT 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, LISA North Parking Lot, 5410 Landers Road, Sherwood. Car registration: $20. (501) 945-2727.

LITTLE ROCK DIGITAL LEARNING CENTER: COMPUTER BASICS 10 a.m.-noon today, Tuesday, April 19, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging, 629 Jack Stephens Drive. Cost: $60, includes manual. (501) 603-1262.

LITTLE ROCK ZOO Jonesboro Drive, War Memorial Park. Safari tours, educational programs and more, continuing. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Admission: $12.95, ages 60 and older and children 1-12 $9.95. (501) 666-2406.

MAUMELLE ARBOR DAY CELEBRATION 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, Diamond Baseball and Sports Complex, 9510 Counts Massie Drive, North Little Rock. Mulching of trees and art contest for Maumelle area 5th graders. (501) 554-2200. #METOO: TRUE STORIES OF SEXUAL ASSAULT 7 p.m. April 19, Ron Robinson Theater, 100 River Market Ave. Tickets: $10-$25. central or (501) 320-5715.

MOUNT HOLLY GARDEN SERIES 9 a.m. April 21, Mount Holly Cemetery, 1200 Broadway. "A Better Way to Green," by Andrew Kenley, suggested donation $5. (501) 372-3372.

PASTA FOR PAWS 5-8 p.m. Friday, Hospitality House, Joe Poch Road, North Little Rock. Benefits North Little Rock Animal Shelter. Cost: $10, children 6-12 $6. (501) 454-4304.

THE POP UP SHOP EXTRAVAGANZA: IN FULL BLOOM 1-5 p.m. April 21, The Maumelle Events Center, 10910 Maumelle Blvd., North Little Rock. Spring fashion and networking with small business owners. Price: $5. (501) 291-0515.

PULASKI COUNTY MASTER GARDENERS SPRING PLANT SALE 8-11 a.m. April 21, corner of Palm and Seventh streets. Hundreds of flowers, herbs and vegetables. (501) 425-3286.

RHEA LANA'S CHILDREN'S CONSIGNMENT SALE 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Sunday, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Wednesday and April 20, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. April 19, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. April 21; 117 Audubon Drive, Maumelle. or (501) 499-4423.

THE SIERRA CLUB 6:30-8 p.m. third Tuesday of the month, The Oyster Bar, 3003 W. Markham St. (501) 301-8280.

WILLIAM F. LAMAN PUBLIC LIBRARY 2801 Orange St., North Little Rock. Pink Hello Kitty Family Night, 6-7 p.m. today. Teen Center Geek Prom, 4-5 p.m. Tuesday. Sylvan Hills High School Choir, 7-8:30 p.m. April 19. 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.

WILLIAM F. LAMAN PUBLIC LIBRARY ARGENTA BRANCH 420 Main St., North Little Rock. Mini D&D (Dungeons & Dragons), ages 11-18, 4-5 p.m. April 19. (501) 687-1061.

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1894 CITY MARKET SECOND SATURDAY TRADE DAYS 8-5 p.m. second Saturday of every month, 1894 City Market, 105 Olive St., Texarkana. Handmade crafts, food, fun. Guided tours will be given on the hour. (870) 772-5026.

ARKANSAS HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION ANNUAL CONFERENCE April 19-21, 416 Old Main St., Fayetteville. Cost: $10. or (479) 575-5884.

ARTHUR FLOWERS 11 a.m. Friday, Arkansas State University, 2105 Aggie Road, Jonesboro. A featured performance, "Hoodoo Lords of the Delta: Practice, Pedagogy, and Prophecy." (870) 972-3043.

ARTISANS MARKET ON THE SQUARE April 20-21, 115 W. Washington St., Mountain View. (870) 269-4120.

BIRD FRIENDLY YARD PROGRAM 1 p.m. April 20, Morrilton Area Chamber of Commerce, 115 E. Broadway, Morrilton. Educational event for beginner to advanced habitat gardener. (501) 215-7990.

BLOOMS AND BUGS WEEKEND 8 a.m.-5 p.m. April 21-22, Village Creek State Park, 201 County Road 754, Wynne. or (870) 238-9406.

BOST INC. CHEF AND WINEMAKER DINNER 6 p.m. today, The Hive at 21c, 200 NE A St., Bentonville; Tickets: $75. (501) 350-1790.

CORVETTE WEEKEND 9 a.m. April 20-2 p.m. April 21, Hot Springs Convention Center, 134 Convention Blvd., Hot Springs. (501) 321-2277.

DELTA SYMPOSIUM XXIV through Saturday, Arkansas State University Fowler Center, 201 Olympic Drive. or (870) 972-3043.

EARTH DAY ACTIVITIES 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Hobbs State Park visitor center, 20201 E. Arkansas 12, Rogers. Scavenger hunts, bird catch and release. (479) 789-5000.

FOURCHE RIVER DAYS CAR SHOW 8 a.m.-2 p.m. April 21, Town Square, Main Street and Arkansas 9, Perryville. Admission: $25. (501) 889-4236.

MOUNTAIN MAN RENDEZVOUS 10 a.m.-6 p.m. April 20-22, Woolly Hollow State Park, 82 Wooly Hollow Road, Greenbrier. (501) 679-2098.

PLANT SALE 8 a.m.-2 p.m. April 21, Carmichael Community Center, 801 S. Elm St., Searcy. Includes hourly lectures provided by White County Extension Office, door prizes offered during lectures. or (501) 268-5394.

RHEA LANA'S OF HOT SPRINGS 10 a.m.-3 p.m. today, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Hot Springs Mall, 4501 Central Ave., Hot Springs. or (501) 205-6314.

SCOTT SETTLEMENT TOURS 10 a.m.-3 p.m. every Friday and Saturday through Nov. 17, Scott Settlement, 15525 Alexander Road, Scott. Admission: $6, children 6 and under free. (501) 804-6420.

SIGNS OF SPRING Friday-Saturday, Devil's Den State Park, 11333 Arkansas 74, West Fork. Cost: $10. (479) 761-3325.

UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS 201 Donaghey Ave., Conway. Sybil Jordan Hampton on experiences of Civil Rights Movement, 6-8 p.m. Tuesday. (501) 450-5630.

WALDRON JOB FAIR 12:30-3:30 p.m. Friday, Waldron High School Gymnasium, 1506 W. Sixth St., Fort Smith. (479) 424-3415.


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ASSASSINS through April 22, The Weekend Theater, 1001 W. Seventh St. Showtimes: 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Tickets: $20, students and senior citizens $16. or (501) 374-3761.

DISNEY ON ICE: REACH FOR THE STARS 7 p.m. Wednesday-April 20, 11 a.m., 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. April 21, 2 p.m. April 22, Verizon Arena, North Little Rock. Tickets: $34-$144. or (800) 745-3000.

LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS through April 21, Murry's Dinner Playhouse, 6323 Colonel Glenn Road. Dinner: 6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 11 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Sunday. Showtimes: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 12:45 and 6:45 p.m. Sunday. Tickets: $32-$36, children $23; show only $25, show only children $15. or (501) 562-3131.

MAMA MIA! through Sunday, Arkansas Repertory Theatre, 601 Main St. Showtimes: 7 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday and Sunday, 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets: $15-$63. or (501) 378-0405.

ORANGE IS THE NEW WHITE 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday through June 16, The Joint, 301 Main St., North Little Rock. The Main Thing comedy trio. Tickets: $24. (501) 372-0205.

TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD 8 p.m. Tuesday-April 28, Argenta Community Theater, 405 Main St., North Little Rock. Tickets: $10-$30. or (501) 353-1443.

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BEAUTIFUL -- THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL 7 p.m. April 24-25, 1:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. April 26, 8 p.m. April 27, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. April 28, 2 p.m. April 29, Walton Arts Center, 495 W. Dickson St., Fayetteville. Tickets: $44-$108. (479) 443-5600.

THE DIXIE SWIM CLUB 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Sunday, The Hot Springs Pocket Community Theatre, 170 Ravine St., Hot Springs. Tickets: $15, children under 12 $5. or (501) 623-8585.

KALEIDOSCOPE: AN EVENING OF STUDENT-DIRECTED ONE ACTS 8 p.m. April 19-20, Arkansas Tech University Techionery Theatre, 1502 N. El Paso Ave., Russellville. Tickets: $8, with ATU ID card $5. or (479) 964-0890.

LILLY'S PURPLE PLASTIC PURSE 7 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday and April 21, 6:30 p.m. April 21, Walton Arts Center, 495 W. Dickson St., Fayetteville. Tickets: $15, children $9. (479) 443-5600.

TEATRO DE OCASION 7:30 p.m. Friday, Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St., Springdale. "Cultural Fusion Concert," Walton Arts Center's Colgate Classroom Series. Tickets: $10. or (479) 751-5441.


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THE MUSIC MAN 2 p.m. Sunday, 5 p.m. Monday, Russellville Music Department Band/Choir room, 1203 W. Fourth Place, Russellville. River Valley Arts Center production. Audition forms at website. or (479) 968-2452.


Central Arkansas

THE LOONY BIN COMEDY CLUB 10301 N. Rodney Parham Road. Leeny Schmidt, through Saturday. Brian Scolaro, Wednesday-April 21. Ladies Night, first Thursday of the month, free for women. Showtimes: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday, 10 p.m. Friday-Saturday. Cover charge: Wednesday-Thursday $8, Friday-Saturday $12. or (501) 228-5555.

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