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Art & Exhibits

Central Arkansas

ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER MacArthur Park, East Ninth and Commerce streets. "Pop! Out of the Vault," through July 7. "Photographing Frida: Portraits of Frida Kahlo," through Sunday. "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. arkarts.com or (501) 372-4000.

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

CANTRELL GALLERY 8206 Cantrell Road. "Flow," by Paul Caldwell, through May 11. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday. (501) 224-1335.

CLINTON PRESIDENTIAL CENTER 1200 President Clinton Ave. 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. "Remembrances: History Seen Through Entrusted Objects," through May 5. "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.

THE GALLERIES AT LIBRARY SQUARE 401 President Clinton Ave. "Charles Henry James: Back to the Garden," through April 27. "Made in America: Vintage Film Posters from the Ron Robinson Collection," through May 25. "Part to Whole: The Making of Art, the Artist, and the Artist Group," through June 29. Hours: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday. (501) 320-5790.

GREG THOMPSON FINE ART 429 Main St. North Little Rock. Spring Show, through May 10. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday. gregthompsonfineart.com or (501) 664-2787.

HISTORIC ARKANSAS MUSEUM 200 E. Third St. "Mid-Southern Watercolorists 49th Annual Juried Exhibition," Friday-July 7; opening reception, 5-8 p.m. Friday. "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. April exhibit: "Spring Flowers." Giclee drawing, 5:30 p.m. April 30. Hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. (501) 660-4006.

LOCAL COLOUR GALLERY 5811 Kavanaugh Blvd. Work by Sheb Fisher, through Monday. Work by Sharon Franke, Tuesday-April 30. Hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday. (501) 265-0422.

MACARTHUR MUSEUM OF ARKANSAS MILITARY HISTORY 503 E. Ninth St. Movies at MacArthur: Douglas MacArthur's Conspiracy to Start a War with China, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. "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.

MUSEUM OF DISCOVERY 500 President Clinton Ave. "Imaginate," through Aug. 18. Dog Days of Science, 10 a.m. Saturday. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday; school holiday Mondays. Admission $10, children 1-12 $8. museumofdiscovery.org or (501) 396-7050.

OLD STATE HOUSE MUSEUM 300 W. Markham St. Nights at the Museum, 6-9 p.m. first Thursday of the month, $5, ages 21 and older. 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.

SOUTH MAIN CREATIVE 1600 Main St. "Twenty-Somethings," Ladon Alex, Katie Bell, Nick Blain and more, through April 30. Hours: 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday. southmaincreative.com or (501) 414-8713.

WINDGATE CENTER OF ART AND DESIGN 28th Street and East Campus Drive. "The Daily Carry in a Post-Digital Age," Arthur Hash, through May 15; artist talk 5:30 pm. April 19. "Student Competitive," through April 21. 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. "Patterns of Life: The Art of Roy Marion," through Friday. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday. (870) 245-7982.

ARTS AND SCIENCE CENTER FOR SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS 701 Main St., Pine Bluff. Volunteer Night, event honoring volunteers, 5:30-7:30 p.m. today; reception to follow. "Scenes Along The Delta Rhythm & Bayous Highway," through April 20. "Era of Activism," through Aug. 31. "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. "Images of the World," photographs from Tass Thacker and Bruce Junek, 6 p.m. Tuesday, $5. Hours: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. (479) 751-5441.

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

BRADBURY ART MUSEUM Fowler Center, Arkansas State University, 201 Olympic Drive, Jonesboro. "Salvador Dali's Stairway to Heaven," Salvador Dali, today. Celebrating the Arts, 6-8:30 p.m. today. Hours: noon-5 p.m. Tuesday-Wednesday and Friday-Saturday, noon-7 p.m. Thursday, 2-5 p.m. Sunday. bradburyartmuseum.org or (870) 972-2567.

CRYSTAL BRIDGES MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART 600 Museum Way, Bentonville. "Men of Steel, Women of Wonder," art world responses to Superman and Wonder Woman, through April 22. Alfred Stieglitz Collection, through December. Demonstrations, classes, art talks. Hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday, Saturday-Sunday; 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Wednesday-Friday. crystalbridges.org or (479) 418-5700.

FOA PERSPECTIVES ART CONTEST voting through Monday; The Forum Theater, 115 E. Monroe Ave., Jonesboro. (870) 935-2726.

FORT SMITH REGIONAL ART MUSEUM 1601 Rogers Ave., Fort Smith. "Looking at Photographs: The Analysis of Inspiration," 6-7 p.m. April 18; lecture tickets: $15. "Invitational: The Heart of a Nation," through July 28. 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.

JOY PRATT MARKHAM GALLERY Walton Arts Center, 495 W. Dickson St., Fayetteville. "On Paper: Collaborations in Print and Pulp from Wildwood Press," through May 4. Hours: noon-2 p.m. Monday-Friday. (479) 571-2762.

JUSTUS FINE ART GALLERY 827-A Central Ave., Hot Springs. Monthly exhibit of varying artists, through April 30. 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. 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. "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.

OZARK HEALTH MEDICAL CENTER U.S. 65, Clinton. "Yellow," including Sue Pico, Diana Foote and more, hung by North Central Arkansas Artist League, through Monday. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursday-Tuesday. (501) 745-6615.

ROGERS HISTORICAL MUSEUM 322 S. Second St., Rogers. "Early Medicine of Northwest Arkansas," tools used by early doctors, Saturday-July 1. Exhibits on area history, hands-on area for children. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday and Wednesday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Tuesday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday. rogersarkansas.com/museum or (479) 621-1154.

RUSSELL FINE ARTS GALLERY Henderson State University, 110 Henderson St., Arkadelphia. "Heavy Metal: Arkansas Women to Watch," through Friday. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. (870) 230-5036.

SCOTT SETTLEMENT through Nov. 23, 15525 Alexander Road, Scott. Tour guides available; group appointments available. Admission: $3, children 6 and under free. Hours: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday-Saturday. scottconnections.org or (501) 351-5737.

SOUTH ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER 110 E. Fifth St., El Dorado. "Rooted," exhibit by Holly Tilley, through April 29. Hours: Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Weekends by appointment. (870) 862-5474.

21C MUSEUM HOTEL 200 N.E. A St., Bentonville. "The Future is Female," through September. Hours: Always open. (479) 286-6500.

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.

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; littlerockcountrydancers.com. 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; blsdance.org, (501) 351-3062. Little Rock Bop Club, 7-10 p.m. Wednesdays; beginning swing lessons, 7-8 p.m.; members $5, guests $10; littlerockbopclub.com, (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. littlerocksalsa.com or (501) 414-0400.

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DENIM AND DIAMONDS 7-10 p.m. every Friday, Saturday and Tuesday, 359 C.W. Road, Building A, Judsonia. Music and dancing. (501) 288-1842.

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. spacitydanceclub.com 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.

Film

Central Arkansas

CLASSIC MOVIE SERIES Riverdale 10 VIP Cinema, 2600 Cantrell Road. Stop Making Sense, Tuesday. Field of Dreams, April 23. Showtime: 7 p.m. Tickets: $10.25. riverdale10.com or (501) 296-9955.

KIDS DREAM FILM SERIES Movie Tavern Little Rock, 11300 Bass Pro Parkway. The Grinch, Saturday-Sunday. Showtime: 10 a.m. Tickets: $3. movietavern.com/node/345 or (501) 319-6799.

RETRO FILM SERIES Movie Tavern Little Rock, 1300 Bass Pro Parkway. The Simpsons Movie, Monday-Wednesday. Showtime: noon Sunday, 7 p.m. weekdays. Tickets: $5. movietavern.com/retro-series or (501) 319-6799.

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UCA FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL 5:30 p.m. today, Tuesday, April 18, Burdick Hall, Room 205, University of Central Arkansas, 201 Donaghey Ave., Conway. Each film followed by interdisciplinary "talk back" sessions and audience discussion. (501) 852-2659.

Letters

Central Arkansas

PEN TO PODIUM 6-7 p.m. Tuesday, Department of Arkansas Heritage, 1100 North St. 8 Years of Unforgettable History: the Allure of America's Firsts, discussion with author Phyllis Hodges; reception, 5:30 p.m. arkansasheritage.com or (501) 324-9150.

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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ARKANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY LECTURE-CONCERT SERIES Arkansas State University, 2105 Aggie Road, Jonesboro. "Deciding Whether to Relocate: The Delta as Home and Hell for Bluesinger Eugene Powell," Simon Bronner, 1 p.m. Friday, Mockingbird Room, Carl R. Seng Student Union; part of the Delta Symposium. astate.edu/lectureconcert or (870) 972-2094.

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.

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

Music

Central Arkansas

ARKANSAS MOUNTAIN DULCIMER SOCIETY 2 p.m. second Sunday of the month, Faith Spring Church, 1514 Market St. (501) 765-1131.

ARKANSAS SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA 7 p.m. Tuesday, Clinton Presidential Center, 1200 President Clinton Ave. Debussy and Poulenc. Tickets: $23, active military and students $10. arkansassymphony.org or (501) 666-1761.

JAZZ IN THE PARK 6-8 p.m. Wednesdays in April, History Pavilion, Riverfront Park. Genine LaTrice-Perez, Wednesday. Ramona Smith, April 24. Beer, wine, soft drinks and water for sale, lawn chairs and blankets encouraged. rivermarket.info or (501) 375-2552.

MOSAIC TEMPLARS CULTURAL CENTER 501 W. Ninth St. Classical Hip-Hop Fusion with Gareth Johnson, 5:30-7 p.m. today. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. mosaictemplarscenter.com or (501) 683-3593.

RIVER CITY MEN'S CHORUS: IMAGINE 7 p.m. today, Second Presbyterian Church, 600 Pleasant Valley Drive. Concert celebrating justice, freedom, and peace; presented by River City Men's Chorus and narrated by Dr. John Kirk. rivercitymenschorus.com or (501) 377-1080.

SOUTH ON MAIN 1304 Main Street. Tim Higgins, 9 p.m. Saturday, advance $7, at the door $10. southonmain.com or (501) 244-9660.

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CHRIS TOMLIN 6 p.m. Wednesday, Walmart Arkansas Music Pavilion, 5079 W. Northgate Road, Rogers. Tickets: $25-$96.50 plus fees. (479) 443-5600.

THE DIXIE MELODY BOYS CONCERT 7 p.m. Friday, Dayspring Baptist Church 571 Markham St., Ward. dixiemelodyboys.com or (501) 843-3336.

Special Events

Central Arkansas

ALL ABOUT THE 2020 CENSUS 6-7 p.m. Monday, Fletcher Library, 823 N. Buchanan St. Presented by League of Women Voters of Pulaski County. lwvpc.org or (309) 648-3504.

DEMO DAY 4 p.m. Wednesday, Clinton Presidential Center, 1200 President Clinton Ave. Delta Innovation Fund alumni companies showcase innovations, successful business models; Gov. Asa Hutchinson, Delta Regional Authority Federal Co-Chairman Chris Caldwell, Winrock President and CEO Rodney Ferguson speaking. Registration by Friday. web.cvent.com/event/562e091a-4a53-4605-a2f4-02711f077e8b/summary or (501) 319-2033.

EASTER BUNNY PHOTOS 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday and April 20, The Promenade at Chenal, 17711 Chenal Parkway. Bring camera; pets welcome. First 100 children receive Maggie Moo's Ice Cream gift and $25 Bravo Italian gift card. chenalshopping.com or (501) 821-5552.

EASTER FAMILY FUN Saturday-April 21, Bass Pro Shops, 1 Bass Pro Drive. Easter Bunny photos, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, noon-5 p.m. Sunday, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 2-8 p.m. Friday. Crafts, noon-5 p.m. Saturday, noon-4 p.m. Sunday, 3-7 p.m. Friday. Easter Egg Hunt, 2-3 p.m. April 20. (501) 954-4500.

ENCHANTED NIGHT: SHERWOOD FATHER DAUGHTER DANCE 6:30-8:30 p.m. April 18, Sherwood Forest, 1111 W. Maryland Ave., Sherwood. Games, dancing, refreshments. Tickets: advance $15 per father-figure and $5 per daughter; at the door $20 and $10 per. smycfddance2019.eventbrite.com or (501) 835-6893.

HISTORY IS SERVED: ARKANSAS FOODWAYS DINNER SERIES 6:30 p.m. April 18, Historic Arkansas Museum, 200 E. Third St. "Catfish Tales in Four Courses" by Chef Scott Rains. Tickets: $60, members $45, online only. historicarkansas.org or (501) 324-9351.

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.

RACE FOR A HEALTHIER TOMORROW 8 a.m. Saturday, Arkansas Children's Hospital, 6 Children's Way. Timed 5K and 1-mile family fun walk. Costumes welcome. Registration: $25, ages 5-17 $10. archildrens.org/race or (501) 364-1476.

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

SPEAKER LUNCHEON SERIES noon Wednesday, Red Lobster, 3707 McCain Blvd., North Little Rock. On topics including holistic healing, conscious awareness. Donations accepted. (720) 339-7377.

SPELLEBRATION 6-8:30 p.m. today, Albert Pike Memorial Temple, 712 Scott St. Celebrity spelling bee fundraiser for AR Kids Read; dinner, silent auction included. Tickets: $75. arkidsread.org/spellebration-sponsorship-page or (501) 244-2661.

SPRING INTO EASTER EGG HUNT 4-6 p.m. April 18, Remington College Little Rock Campus, 10600 Col. Glenn Road. (501) 312-0007.

"SPRING" INTO WEDDING PLANNING 5-7 p.m. today, Argenta Community Theater, 405 Main St., North Little Rock. Bridal expo and fair. Admission: $5. (501) 353-1443.

UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS CLINTON SCHOOL OF PUBLIC SERVICE 1200 President Clinton Ave. Ben Farley -- GTMO, Original Sin, and Policy Failure, 6 p.m. today. Combating the Opioid Crisis and Chronic Pain, UAMS experts, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday; limited seating. clintonschool.uasys.edu or (501) 683-5239.

WILLIAM F. LAMAN PUBLIC LIBRARY ARGENTA BRANCH 420 Main St., North Little Rock. Easter Bunny photos, 10:30 a.m. Saturday. Special programs, performances, classes for all ages. (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 FOLK FESTIVAL April 19-20, Mountain View. Music, crafts, parade, Ozark Folk Center Craft Village open house. Fees for some concerts. (870) 269-8068.

ARKANSAS PIE FESTIVAL 10 a.m.-4 p.m. April 20, Cherokee Village Town Center, 10 Santee Drive, Cherokee Village. Pie activities, silent auction, music; special guests Miss Arkansas and Kat Robinson. Proceeds support STEAM programming and education. Tickets: $9-$12, children ages 5-12 $5, children under 5 free. arkansaspiefestival.com or (870) 335-7409.

BLOOMS AND BUGS WEEKEND 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Village Creek State Park, 201 County Road 754, Wynne. Variety of programs, crafts and mini-workshops, wildflower photography tips and buggy bingo. arkansasstateparks.com or (870) 238-9406.

CAMDEN JOB FAIR 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday, South Arkansas University Tech Student Center Grand Hall, 6523 Hussey Road, Camden. teamcamden.com or (870) 836-2210.

DELTA SYMPOSIUM XXV WITH ROOTS MUSIC FESTIVAL noon through Saturday, Arkansas State University, 2105 Aggie Road, Jonesboro. Arkansas and Delta heritage, media presentations, creative writing, poetry, music. Inclement weather will move Saturday events into Fowler Center, 201 Olympic Drive, Jonesboro. astate.edu/delta-symposium or (870) 972-3043.

DINNER OF HOPE 6-10 p.m. April 19, Best Dam Steakhouse, 50 Riverbank Road, Batesville. Presented by Children's Advocacy Center. Speaker Josie Graves, music by Jamie Lou and the Hullabaloo. Tickets: $75; includes dinner, 2 drink tickets. (870) 613-1116.

DIVISION OF OUTREACH AND COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT 3-5 p.m. Friday, Brewer-Hegeman Conference Center, 201 Donaghey Ave. Suite 102, Conway. Event speakers include Houston Davis. uca.edu/outreach/100-2. or (501) 450-3118.

FLY CASTING FISHING WORKSHOP noon-4 p.m. Sunday, Hobbs State Park Visitor Center, 20201 Arkansas 12, Rogers. Taught by Sallyann Brown; equipment provided; for ages 12 and older. Reservations and pre-payment required. Cost: $35 plus tax. friendsofhobbs.com or (479) 789-5000.

GARLAND COUNTY CIRCLE OF FRIENDS SPLASH OF RED 7:30-10:30 p.m. April 19, Memorial Filed Hangar A-4, 525 Airport Road, Hot Springs. Dinner, music, and dancing. Tickets: $85. giving.archildrens.org/splash or (501) 364-5390.

HOPE FOR THE FUTURE 8:30-2 p.m. Friday, Coronado Center, 150 Ponderosa Way, Hot Springs Village. Alzheimers's caregiver workshop. (501) 224-0021.

NORTHWEST ARKANSAS GEM AND MINERAL SHOW 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, Siloam Springs Community Building, 110 N. Mt. Olive St., Siloam Springs. Rocks, jewelry, silent auction, fossils, live demonstrations. Cost: $3, children under 12 free. (479) 301-3293.

PAWS FOR PAWS 5k COLOR RUN 8 a.m. Saturday, Chaffee Crossing, 7428 Ellis St., Fort Smith. Registration $25. runsignup.com or (479) 452-0211.

SOUND THE ALARM CAMPAIGN KICKOFF 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Donald W. Reynolds Center, 211 W. Third Ave. #135, Pine Bluff. Resources on American Red Cross services and others on home fire safety. (501) 748-1000.

SPEAKERS FORUM AND KEYNOTE ADDRESS MCCASTLAIN BALLROOM 2:15 p.m. and 7:15 p.m. Monday, University of Central Arkansas, 201 Donaghey Ave., Conway. With Michael Eric Dyson. Online RSVP encouraged. uca.edu/sociology/news or (501) 450-3178.

VINTAGE MARKET DAYS 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, Benton County Fairgrounds, 7640 S.W. Regional Airport Blvd., Bentonville. Vintage goods, live music, food trucks. Admission: $5, 3-day pass $10, children under 12 free. vintagemarketdays.com/market/nw-arkansas or (918) 671-9712.

Theater

Central Arkansas

KEEP YOUR CHINS UP 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday through June 15, The Joint Theater, 301 Main St., North Little Rock. The Main Thing Comedy Trio. Tickets: $24, reservations recommended. thejointargenta.com or (501) 372-0205.

LINCOLN'S DREAM 7:30 p.m. today-Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Sunday, The Weekend Theater, 1001 W. Seventh St. Tickets: $16; students, military and senior citizens $12. centralarkansastickets.com or (501) 374-3761.

SISTER ACT through April 20, 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.

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A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM through Sunday, Royal Theatre, 111 S. Market St., Benton. Showtimes: 7 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets: $15; senior citizens, military, college with ID $12; students through high school $6. theroyalplayers.ticketleap.com or (501) 315-5483.

OKLAHOMA! 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Jones Performing Arts Center, Ouachita Baptist University, 410 Ouachita St., Arkadelphia. Tickets: $12. obu.edu/boxoffice or (870) 245-5555.

WAITRESS through Sunday, Walton Arts Center, 495 W. Dickson St., Fayetteville. Showtimes: 7 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, 1:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Saturday, and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets $38. waltonartscenter.org or (479) 443-5600.

Auditions

Central Arkansas

AVENUE Q 6-9:30 p.m. Monday, The Weekend Theater, 1001 W. Seventh St. Bring sheet music; be prepared to sing 32 bars of contemporary song. Must be 18 or older; puppet experience helpful, not required. Production dates: June 14-30; possible extension to July 7. Rehearsals begin May 4. Video auditions accepted by email. duane@weekendtheater.org or (501) 374-3761.

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