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Art & Exhibits

Central Arkansas

ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER MacArthur Park, East Ninth and Commerce streets. Arkansas Architecture and Design Network lecture: "New Perspectives in Architecture Education," professors at Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design, 6 p.m. Tuesday; reception, 5:30 p.m. (501) 664-6496. "Independent Vision: Modern and Contemporary Art from the Martin Muller Collection," through Dec. 30. "Through Our Eyes," through Sunday. "Paul Signac Watercolors and Drawings: The James T. Dyke Collection," through Nov. 25. "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. Hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday. Satellite gallery in lobby of the Little Rock Marriott; Second Friday Art Walk with live painting by Ann Presley; works by Marie Weaver, Louise Harris, Shirley Anderson, Patricia Wilkes, 5-8 p.m. Friday. (501) 690-2193.

ART: LITTLE ROCK 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Saturday, Petite Marche Building in West Village, 2207 Hidden Valley Drive. Featuring paintings, jewelry, ceramics and contemporary resin artworks by Catherine Rodgers, Jennifer Coleman, Judy Henderson, Leesa Renshaw, Linda Muldrow and Kari Gillenwater. (501) 690-3819.

CANTRELL GALLERY 8206 Cantrell Road. "The Passage of Time," Daniel Coston, through Dec. 22. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday. (501) 224-1335.

CHRIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH 509 Scott St. Works by the Mid-South Watercolorist Association, through Jan. 2. 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. Conversation with White House Curator William Allman, 6 p.m. Monday; reservations today. Conversation and Book Signing with Barbara Kinney, 6 p.m. Nov. 16; reservations required. "The White House Collection of American Crafts: 25th Anniversary Exhibit," through March 31. 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. "PURSEsonal Connections: Drawings by Betsy Davis," through Jan. 27. "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.

HEARNE FINE ART 1001 Wright Ave, Suite C. "The Messengers: A Survey of Work in Metalpoint," Marjorie Williams-Smith, through Jan. 5. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday. or (501) 372-6822.

HISTORIC ARKANSAS MUSEUM 200 E. Third St. "History in Color: The Spectrum of Daily Life in Early America," through Dec. 31, 2019. 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. November exhibit: "Still Life." Giclee drawing, 5:30 p.m. Nov. 30. 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. Works by Michael Preble, through Nov. 15. 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.

MOSAIC TEMPLARS CULTURAL CENTER 501 W. Ninth St. "Respect: 50 Years of AfriCOBRA" through Dec. 1. 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. "A Piece of My Soul: Quilts by Black Arkansans," through March 2019; "Cabinet of Curiosities," through fall 2018. Permanent exhibits: "First Ladies of Arkansas: Women of Their Times"; 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. each Wednesday. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday. (501) 324-9685.

THE SHOWROOM 2313 Cantrell Road. Holiday Art Show, 15 artists participating, through Dec. 31. Hours: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday. (501) 372-7373.

THEA FOUNDATION 401 Main St., North Little Rock. "My Selves In Constant Dissonance/My Selves in Perfected Harmony," exhibit by Joshua Asante, through Nov. 30. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. (501) 379-9512.

UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS AT LITTLE ROCK GALLERIES 2801 S. University Ave. "Day of the Dead Altar Exhibition" through Nov. 16. Maners/Pappas Gallery: "Artist as Catalyst," silkscreens originally featured in the Alternative Museum in New York City, through Saturday. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday. (501) 569-8977.

UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS AT LITTLE ROCK SEQUOYAH RESEARCH CENTER 5820 Asher Ave., Suite 500. "Patriot Nations: Native Americans in Our Nation's Armed Forces," through Nov. 30. Hours: Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. (501) 569-8336.

WILDWOOD PARK FOR THE ARTS 20919 Denny Road. Doris Williamson Mapes exhibit, through Dec. 31; reception, 6-8 p.m. today. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday, noon-4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. or (501) 821-7275.

WINDGATE CENTER OF ART AND DESIGN 28th Street and East Campus Drive. Faculty Biennial, through Nov. 16. "Artist as Catalyst," through Saturday. "Electrify: VSA Emerging Youth Artists, Kennedy Center Touring Exhibition," through Dec. 2. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, 2-5 p.m. Sunday. (501) 569-3182.

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ARKADELPHIA ARTS CENTER 625 Main St., Arkadelphia. "Personal Perspective," by Henderson State University advanced photography students, through Nov. 16. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday. (870) 245-7982.

ARKANSAS RIVER VALLEY ARTS CENTER 1001 E. B St., Russellville. Art classes for adults, teens, children; call for schedule and prices. Gallery hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday. or (479) 968-2452.

ARKANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY MID-SOUTH 2000 W. Broadway, West Memphis. "Small Works on Paper," through Nov. 29. Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. (501) 324-9767.

ARKANSAS TECH UNIVERSITY MUSEUM 1502 N. El Paso Ave., Russellville. Tschacbasov prints, through Dec. 14. Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. (479) 964-0826.

ARTISTS' WORKSHOP GALLERY 610 Central Ave., Hot Springs. 30-member co-op 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. 50th Anniversary Potpourri Exhibition, today-Dec. 8. Race Car Challenge, 1-3 p.m. Saturday; part of Second Saturday FunDay programming. "Pine Bluff Art League Annual Juried Exhibition," through Saturday. "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.

ARTS CENTER OF THE OZARKS 214 S. Main St., Springdale. "Frida Kahlo's Garden," Saturday-Jan. 7; celebration with lectures, tours, art activities, reception Nov. 16. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday. (479) 751-5441.

CALICO ROCK MUSEUM & VISITOR CENTER 104 Main St., Calico Rock. "The Jot 'Em Down Store" and "One-Room School," continuing. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. (870) 297-4129.

CLINTON HOUSE MUSEUM 930 Clinton Drive, Fayetteville. "Clinton Meets Kennedy," continuing. Hours: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Admission: $8. (479) 444-0066.

CRYSTAL BRIDGES MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART 600 Museum Way, Bentonville. "Art for a New Understanding: Native Voices, 1950s to Now," contemporary Indigenous art, through Jan. 7. Alfred Stieglitz Collection, through December, 2019. 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.

FENIX GALLERY 16 W. Center St., Fayetteville. "Influences," through Dec. 1. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday-Friday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday. (479) 422-5374.

FORT SMITH MUSEUM OF HISTORY 320 Rogers Ave., Fort Smith. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. Admission: $7, veterans and active military $5, ages 6-16 $2. or (479) 783-7841.

FORT SMITH REGIONAL AIRPORT 6700 McKennon Blvd., Fort Smith. "Dep(art)ing Passengers," Charles K. Steiner, through Jan. 7. Hours: 4:30 a.m.-midnight, Monday-Sunday. Parking is free for the first 30 minutes. (479) 788-7025.

FORT SMITH REGIONAL ART MUSEUM 1601 Rogers Ave., Fort Smith. "David Hayes: The Ventana Series," through Jan. 27. The Touch Gallery, through Dec. 19. Drop in and Draw, noon-4 p.m. each Thursday; live models and studio space provided, take materials. Art classes noon-4 p.m. every Saturday. RAM Saturdays 1-4 p.m. each Saturday, hands-on art lessons. Hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday. (479) 784-2787.

HEMINGWAY-PFEIFFER MUSEUM AND EDUCATIONAL CENTER 1021 W. Cherry St., Piggott. "Into the Wild," "The Piggott Connection," "Celebrating the Hemingways: Best Wishes From Piggott," continuing. Hours: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday-Friday; 1-3 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. Admission: $5, groups and ages 65 and older $3. (870) 598-3487.

HOT SPRINGS CONVENTION CENTER 134 Convention Blvd., Hot Springs. "The Soul of Arkansas," Longhua Xu, through Feb. 2. Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, and during special events. (501) 321-2027.

JUSTUS FINE ART GALLERY 827-A Central Ave., Hot Springs. Paintings and monoprints by Tony Saladino, through Dec. 1. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 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. Taste of the Holidays with science fun, food, drinks, auction, 6-9 p.m. Nov. 15; advance $75, day of event $90. DinoTrek, continuing. 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. Native Conversations: Sun, Moon and Starlore, 5:30-7 p.m. Saturday. "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. Works by painters, sculptors, photographers, potters and stained-glass artists. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. (501) 680-2741.

RED KITE COFFEE COMPANY 1852 N. Crossover Road, Fayetteville. "Two Painters," Julie Brandt and Helen Eaton, through Nov. 30. Hours: 6:30 a.m.-9 p.m. (479) 236-5737.

THE RITZ 306 W. Main St., Blytheville. Exhibit by Jennifer Cooper, Friday-Nov. 30; reception, 4 p.m. Saturday. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday; during events on weekends. or (870) 762-1744.

SPRING RIVER ART GALLERY 112-B Main St., Hardy. Works by members of Spring River Artists Guild. Hours: noon-4 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 1-4 p.m. Sunday. (870) 856-2507.

STAGE 18, 18 Center St., Fayetteville. "Voices," Scarlet Sims and Suzannah Schreckhise, through Nov. 30. (479) 310-0153.

UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS Baum Gallery in McCastlain Hall, 201 Donaghey Ave., Conway. Fall BFA/BA Art Showcase for Graduating Students, through Dec. 6; closing reception, 2-4 p.m. Dec. 2. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Wednesday and Friday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Thursday. (501) 450-5793.

WALTON ARTS CENTER 495 W. Dickson St., Fayetteville. "Of Legends and Lore," Joy Pratt Markham Gallery, through Jan 12. Hours: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday, noon-4 p.m. Saturday and before performances. (479) 443-5600.


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.

THE BALLROOM ON SHACKLEFORD 1300 N. Shackleford Road. Little Rock Country Dancers, 7-10 p.m. first and third Fridays; lessons, 7-7:45 p.m.; members $5, guests $8; 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;, (501) 351-3062. Little Rock Bop Club, 7-10 p.m. Wednesdays; beginning swing lessons, 7-8 p.m.; members $5, guests $7;, (501) 350-4712.

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.

UNTAPPED "RHYTHMIC ROOTS" 7:30 p.m. Nov. 17, CHARTS Theater, University of Arkansas-Pulaski Technical College, 3000 W. Scenic Drive, North Little Rock. Tickets: $15-$25. or (501) 812-2387.

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SPA CITY BOP AND SWING DANCE CLUB 7 p.m. every second, fourth and fifth Friday of the month, Elks Lodge, 132 Abbott Place, Hot Springs. Social dancing. Free lessons with $20 membership, 7 p.m. Thursdays. Friday admission: $2. or (501) 760-7375.


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CLASSIC MOVIE SERIES 7 p.m. select Tuesdays, Riverdale 10 Cinema, 2600 Cantrell Road. The Maltese Falcon, Tuesday. Tickets: $9. or (501) 296-9955.

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C.S. LEWIS FESTIVAL Friday-Saturday, Harding University, 915 E. Market Ave., Searcy. Shadowlands, 7 p.m. Friday, Administration Auditorium. The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, 4 p.m. Saturday, Rialto Theatre; popcorn and drink provided. or (501) 279-4316.

NADI CINEMA: RAZZIA (MOROCCO 2017) 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, Hembree Auditorium, University of Arkansas campus, 1120 W. Maple St., Fayetteville. (479) 575-2175.


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PEN TO PODIUM LECTURE 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesday, Diamond Conference Room, Department of Arkansas Heritage, 1100 North St. Historian Ben Boulden presents material from his book. Pre-lecture reception. (501) 324-9349.

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

USMM "RULE OF LAW" LECTURE FEATURING NPR'S STEVE INSKEEP 6-7 p.m. Monday, Jack Stephens Center, 2801 S. University Ave. RSVP by Friday. or (501) 831-6672.

WINTHROP ROCKEFELLER DISTINGUISHED LECTURE SERIES 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, University of Arkansas at Little Rock University Theatre, 2801 S University Ave. Lecture, reception and book signing with Matthew Desmond, Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City. (501) 683-7146.

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NIGHTBIRD MYSTERY BOOK CLUB MONTHLY MEETING 6:30-7:30 p.m. second Thursday of the month, Nightbird Books, 205 W. Dickson St., Fayetteville. (479) 443-2080.

WRITERS NIGHT OUT 5-7 p.m. every second and fourth Tuesday, Pizza Hut, U.S. 62 East, Eureka Springs. Meet up and discuss writing, open to everyone. or (479) 292-3665.


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ACAPELLA RISING REHEARSALS 7-10 p.m. Mondays, Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 1402 E. Ave., Sherwood. Barbershop quartet rehearsals open to all. or (501) 791-7464.

ARGENTA ACOUSTIC MUSIC SERIES 7:30 p.m. Nov. 15, The Joint Theater, 301 Main St., North Little Rock. Guest guitarist Ian Ethan Case. 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 MOUNTAIN DULCIMER SOCIETY 2 p.m. second Sunday of the month, Faith Spring Church, 1514 Market St. (501) 765-1131.

ARKANSAS SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA "Bach to Bach," 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Lobby Gallery, 4301 W. Markham St. or (501) 666-1761.

ARKANSAS SYMPHONY YOUTH ORCHESTRA 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16, Woolly Auditorium, Arkansas School for the Deaf and Visually Impaired, 2600 W. Markham St. Florence Price "Lost Concerto" with guest violinist Er-Gene Kahng. Tickets: $10, students free. or (501) 666-1761 ext. 1.

JOHN PAUL WHITE 7:30 p.m. Nov. 15, South on Main, 1304 Main St. Tickets: $30-$36. or (800) 293-5949.

SOUNDS IN THE STACKS 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sanders Library, 10200 Johnson Drive, Sherwood. (501) 835-7756.

TOP OF THE ROCK REHEARSALS 7-10 p.m. Tuesdays, Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 1402 E. Kiehl Ave., Sherwood. Ladies barbershop chorus rehearsals open to all women. (501) 580-7835.

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ARKANSAS SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA "HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS" 7 p.m. Nov. 18, Riceland Auditorium, Grand Prairie Center, 2807 U.S. 165 S., Stuttgart. Tickets: $35-$45. (501) 666-1761.

FALL BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL noon-10 p.m. today-Saturday, Ozark Folk Center Auditorium, 17221 Arkansas 9, Mountain View. Tickets: $20-$35. or (870) 269-2704.

GINA CHAVEZ 7:30-9 p.m. Tuesday, Faulkner Performing Arts Center, 453 N. Garland Ave., Fayetteville. Tickets: $10-$20, free to area students. (479) 575-5387.

GUY PENROD 7 p.m. Sunday, El Dorado Municipal Auditorium, 100 W. Eighth St., El Dorado. "Pray About Everything Tour." Tickets: $20-$30. or (870) 863-7177.

PEACHERINE RAGTIME ORCHESTRA 7:30-9 p.m. Nov. 15, Faulkner Performing Arts Center, 453 N. Garland Ave., Fayetteville. Tickets: $10-$20. (479) 575-5387.

SAD DADDY 8-11 p.m. Friday, Stage 18, 18 E. Center St., Fayetteville. Tickets: $10. or (479) 310-0153.

THE TEN TENORS 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Reynolds Performance Hall, University of Central Arkansas, 223 Beatrice Powell St., Conway. Tickets: $30-$40 plus fees, $10 children and students. or (501) 450-3265.

TRAVIS MEADOWS 7:30 p.m. today, 801 Media Center at 5 Star Productions, 801 N. A St., Fort Smith. Tickets: $40. or (479) 719-8931.

WALTON ARTS CENTER, 495 W. Dickson St., Fayetteville. Mission Temple Fireworks Festival gospel show with Paul Thorn, Blind Boys of Alabama, The McCrary Sisters, 8 p.m. Nov. 17, $29-$49 plus fees. or (479) 443-5600.

Special Events

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ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER MUSEUM SCHOOL SALE 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 17, State Fairgrounds Hall of Industry, 2600 Howard St. or (501) 372-4000.

ARKANSAS SMALL BUSINESS AND TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT CENTER WORKSHOPS 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday, The Centre at University Park, 6401 W. 12th St. "Startup in a Day." (501) 683-7700.

ART IS IN CAKES 9807 W. Markham St. Baking and decorating classes. Cost: $65. or (501) 240-6102.

CARTI FESTIVAL OF TREES Nov. 15-17, Wally Allen Ballroom, Statehouse Convention Center, 100 E. Markham St. Tickets: $50-$250. or (501) 660-7616.

ECUMENICAL BUDDHIST SOCIETY 1516 W. Third St. Introduction to Buddhism, 7-8:30 p.m. first Monday of the month through February. (501) 551-5135. EBS Kids, 3-4:30 p.m. third Sunday of the month. (501) 772-4732. Buddhism and the 12 Steps, 1-2:30 p.m. Sundays through December. (501) 681-2895.

FALL CRAFT SHOW 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Grace Lutheran Church, 5124 Hillcrest. 24 artisans and vendors featuring a variety of crafts and food. (501) 240-4035.

HANDMADE HOLIDAY SHOPPING FAIR, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 17, Winfield United Methodist Church, 20100 Cantrell Road. Presented by Winfield UMC Sewing Circle, local vendors, handcrafted items. (501) 766-7886.

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.

INTERFAITH ARKANSAS 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Arkansas Baptist College, 1621 Dr. Martin Luther King Drive. "Religion and Minorities; " Southern Poverty Law Center's Lecia Brooks and journalist Terrell Starr keynote speakers. Cost: $25 (includes lunch). (501) 626-9220.

LITTLE ROCK CHESS CLUB 7 p.m. Fridays, Southwestern Bell Room, CHI St. Vincent Infirmary, Markham Street and University Avenue. (501) 224-2439.

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 $10.95, children 3-12 $9.95. Parking: $3. (501) 666-2406.

PAWS WITH SANTA CLAUS 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 17, noon-5 p.m. Nov. 18, Cammack Village City Hall, 2710 N. McKinley St. Benefiting CARE for Animals, pet photos with Santa. Cost: $20 for 5x7 print, holiday card packages available. or (501) 603-2273.

PUPPY UP LITTLE ROCK 1 p.m. Saturday, Macarthur Park Pavilion, 503 E. Ninth St. Registration starts 11 a.m., walk begins at 1 p.m., silent auction 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m., pre-register online. Cost: $20, day of the event $25, free for children under 14. or (501) 690-1903.

QUEST QUILTERS GUILD INC. 9 a.m. second Monday of the month, Darragh Room, Central Arkansas Library System's Main Library, 100 S. Rock St. Monthly meetings. (501) 318-0947.

RHEA LANA'S CHILDREN'S CONSIGNMENT EVENT 10 a.m.-3 p.m. today, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday 2616 S. Shackleford Road. or (501) 499-4423.

ROBERTS WORLD FEST 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Don Roberts Elementary, 16601 Lamarche Drive. Celebrating diversity with international food, educational booths, performances. Little Rock Zoo animals. National costumes encouraged. or (501) 773-1854.

"STARS & STRIPES" BASEBALL AND THE AMERICAN FLAG 7-8:30 p.m. Monday, Arkansas Arts Center, 501 E. Ninth St. Batesville-native and sports broadcaster Rick Monday speaking. Presented by MacArthur Museum of Arkansas Military History. (501) 376-4602.

TURKEY BOWL 1:30, 4 and 11 p.m. Nov. 16, Professor Bowl, 901 Towne Oaks Drive. Benefits Junior Achievement. Registration: $50 per bowler, five bowlers per team. (501) 830-6026.

UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS CLINTON SCHOOL OF PUBLIC SERVICE 1200 President Clinton Ave. Sarah Ioanides, noon today. Stuart Newberger, "The Forgotten Flight," 6 p.m. today. Global Solutions Roundtable as Part of the Global Leaders Summit, noon Monday. Nick Schifrin, 6 p.m. Monday. Facing Washington: From Gilbert Stuart to the Dollar Bill, noon Wednesday. or (501) 683-5239.

WILLIAM F. LAMAN PUBLIC LIBRARY 2801 Orange St, North Little Rock. Book talk and signing: 8 Years of Unforgettable History, Phyllis Hodges, 2 p.m. Saturday. Knitting for a Cause: Hats for Local Shelters, 1-3 p.m. Saturday, register by calling (501) 758-1720. Special programs, crafts, performances, classes for all ages. (501) 758-1720.

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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.

ART AND CRAFT EVENT 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Christian Life Center of First United Methodist Church, 200 N. Market St., Benton. Over 40 vendors. (501) 349-3593.

BOWLING FOR BUSINESS 2-5 p.m. Friday, Rogers Bowling Center, 3500 W. Walnut St., Rogers. Tickets: individual bowler $30, individual bowler (non-member) $50. or (479) 636-1240.

CHOCTAW DAY 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 17, Village Creek State Park, 201 County Road 754, Wynne. Basket weaving, weaponry, social dancing and other Native American cultural programs. or (870) 238-9406.

CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY EXPO 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Nov. 17, Holidome at Holiday Inn Blytheville, 1121 E. Main St., Blytheville. Vendors, entertainment, food and prizes. Admission: $2. or (870) 278-2621.

DUTCH OVEN COOKING DEMO WITH PHYLLIS SPEER 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday, Tomahawk Creek Farm, 543 Cochran Road, Mountain View. Arkansas Craft School event. Tickets: $85, (includes lunch), seating limited, reservations encouraged. (870) 269-8397.

FRUIT TREES IN COMMUNITIES WORKSHOP 8:45 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Nov. 15, Trinity United Methodist Church, 1021 W. Sycamore St., Fayetteville. Tour of Tri Cycle Farms, fruit tree pruning demonstration, information on starting a community orchard. Registration by Friday. Cost: Arkansas Urban Forestry Council members $30, non-members $55. or (501) 625-3710.

GARVAN WOODLAND GARDENS 550 Arkridge Road, Hot Springs. "Arkansas Pastel Society," luminescent pastels in landscapes, still lifes, flora and fauna, and more, through Nov. 30. "Group Health Walks -- Pets and Strollers Welcome," 9 a.m. through Nov. 16. "Tai Chi Series 'Strength in Motion,'" 1-3 p.m. Thursdays through Nov. 15; Great Lawn and Garden Pavilion; $15, members free; non-member advance purchase pass for all sessions $30 -- reservations required. "Janet Carson Farewell Tour: Native Plant Species," 9 a.m.-3:45 p.m. today; $70, members $55; lunch included; reservations required. Mrs. Garvan's Tea, 3 p.m. Tuesday, Magnolia Room; $37, members $32. Hours: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Admission to gardens: $15, children 4-12 $5. (501) 262-9300.

LEG-IT FOR THE LIBRARY RUN/WALK 8-11 a.m. Nov. 17-18, Choctaw Park Greers Ferry Lake, 3848 Arkansas 330 E., Choctaw. Benefits new Van Buren County Library, 2-mile run or walk. Price: $15-$25, family $60. or (501) 745-2100.

LOCAL COLOR RADIO HOUR 7:30 p.m. Saturday, King Opera House, 427 Main St., Van Buren. Music, history and skits featuring University of Arkansas-Fort Smith faculty and alumni. Tickets: $5. (479) 788-7429.

LYE SOAP-MAKING WORKSHOP 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 17, Plantation Agriculture Museum, 4815 Arkansas 161, Scott. Reservations required. Cost: $40. (501) 961-1409.

REZA MAGIC SHOW AND ILLUSIONS 8 p.m. Nov. 16, Murphy Arts District, Griffin Music Hall, 101 E. Locust St., El Dorado. Tickets: advance $25-$45, day-of-show tickets $35-$55, children 11 and under $12. or (877) 940-3334.

RIVER VALLEY ARTS CENTER HOLIDAY JUBILEE 5-8 p.m. Nov. 17, Russellville Country Club, 186 Country Club Plaza, Russellville. Silent auction, entertainment, hors d'oeuvres and wine bar. Tickets: $50. or (479) 968-2452.

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

SUGAR PLUM FAIRY TEA 2:30-4:30 p.m. Nov. 18, Riverfront Glass Pavilion, 100 N. B St., Fort Smith. Western Arkansas Ballet lunch with Nutcracker characters, Christmas crafts, and photos with Sugar Plum Fairy and cast members. Tickets: $30. or (479) 785-0152.

TOM DANIEL HOLIDAY CHILI COOK-OFF 4:30 p.m. Nov. 19, Exchange Street Plaza, 128 Exchange St., Hot Springs. Chili, holiday lights. Admission: $5. or (501) 920-4787.


Central Arkansas

THE AFTER 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. today, 7 p.m. Friday, Center for Humanities and Arts on the Main Campus of University of Arkansas-Pulaski Tech, 3000 W. Scenic Drive, North Little Rock. Mature audiences only. Tickets: $7, students $5. or (501) 812-2715.

THE HALLELUJAH GIRLS through Nov. 17, Murry's Dinner Playhouse, 6323 Colonel Glenn Road. Dinner: 6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 11 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Sunday. Showtime: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 12:45 p.m. and 6:45 p.m. Sunday. Tickets: $33-$37, children 15 and under $23, show only $25 and $15. (501) 562-3131.

HANSEL AND GRETEL'S GINGERBREAD GAMES through Sunday, Arkansas Arts Center Children's Theatre, 501 E. Ninth St. Showtimes: 7 p.m. Friday, 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Tickets: $12.50, members $10. or (501) 372-4000.

THE LIGHTER SIDE OF THE APOCALYPSE through Nov. 17, The Joint, 301 Main St., North Little Rock. The Main Thing comedy trio production. Showtimes: 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday. Tickets: $24. or (501) 372-0205.

LOVE NEVER DIES 7:30 p.m. Nov. 20, 21 and 23; 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Nov. 24 and 25; Robinson Center Performance Hall, 426 W. Markham St. Tickets: $30-$87. or (501) 244-8800.

Around Arkansas

INTO THE WOODS JR. 7 p.m. today-Saturday, 2 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St., Springdale. Tickets: $15, children 12 and under $10. or (479) 751-5441.

PASSION PLAY PART I 7:30 p.m. through Friday, 2 p.m. Saturday, Cabe Theatre Arts Center at Hendrix College, 1600 Washington Ave, Conway. Reservations recommended. or (501) 450-1343.

PETER PAN Friday-Saturday, Walton Arts Center, 495 W. Dickson St., Fayetteville. Showtimes: 7 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m., 2 p.m., 7 p.m. Saturday. Pajama-friendly evening performances. Sensory-processing sensitive performance 7 p.m. Saturday. Tickets: $15, children $9. or (479) 443-5600.

THINGS TO DO IN MUNICH 8 p.m. today-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, Victory Theater, 116 S. Second St., Rogers. Arkansas Public Theatre. Tickets: cabaret seats $29, 2-person table $48, balcony seats $22. or (479) 631-8988.

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