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Art & Exhibits

Central Arkansas

ARGENTA ART WALK 5-8 p.m. third Friday of the month, downtown North Little Rock. (501) 758-1720 or (501) 993-1234.

ARGENTA GALLERY 413 Main St., North Little Rock. "Faces and Places," by Sean LeCrone; opening reception, 5-9 p.m. Friday. Hours: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Friday-Saturday. (501) 416-0973.

ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER MacArthur Park, East Ninth and Commerce streets. "Pop! Out of the Vault," through July 7. "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.

ARKANSAS REPERTORY THEATRE 601 Main St. "40under40," Friday-May 5. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, one hour before curtain time and during performances. (501) 378-0405.

THE ART GROUP GALLERY 11525 Cantrell Road. New works by Shirley Anderson, Loren Bartnicke, Lori DeYmaz, Shelley Gentry, Louise Harris. 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. or (501) 664-2787.

HISTORIC ARKANSAS MUSEUM 200 E. Third St. "Mid-Southern Watercolorists 49th Annual Juried Exhibition," through July 7. "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.

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. Work by Sharon Franke, 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.

MUSEUM OF DISCOVERY 500 President Clinton Ave. "Imaginate," through Aug. 18. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday; school holiday Mondays. Admission $10, children 1-12 $8. 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. 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. Friday. "Student Competitive," through Sunday. 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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ARKANSAS CRAFT SCHOOL 101 N. Peabody Ave., Mountain View. For complete list of classes and activities, or (870) 269-8397.

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.

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. "Scenes Along The Delta Rhythm & Bayous Highway," through Saturday. Kids Cook! Kitchen Chemistry Workshops, 2-4 p.m. Saturday; children ages 10 and older; space limited, registration required; $15, members $10. "Heavy Metal: Arkansas Women to Watch 2019," Michele Fox, Amanda Heinbockel, Robyn Horn, Holly Laws, Saturday-June 22; reception, 5-7 p.m. April 25. "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.

BAUM GALLERY OF FINE ART University of Central Arkansas, McCastlain Hall 145, 201 Donaghey Ave., Conway. Spring BFA/BA 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.

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. "Men of Steel, Women of Wonder," art world responses to Superman and Wonder Woman, through Monday. 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. or (479) 418-5700.

FORT SMITH REGIONAL ART MUSEUM 1601 Rogers Ave., Fort Smith. "Looking at Photographs: The Analysis of Inspiration," 6-7 p.m. today; 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.

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.

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.

ROGERS HISTORICAL MUSEUM 322 S. Second St., Rogers. "Early Medicine of Northwest Arkansas," tools used by early doctors, through 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. or (479) 621-1154.

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. 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.

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.

TOUR D'ART 8:30 a.m.-8 p.m. today, John E. Miller Educational Complex, Ozarka College, 218 College Drive, Melbourne. Presenting works from Ozarka College students, faculty, staff, friends. (870) 368-2055.

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


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 $10;, (501) 350-4712.

COUNTRY DANCE SOCIETY Park Hill Presbyterian Church, 3520 John F. Kennedy Blvd., North Little Rock. Dance 7:30-9:30 p.m. every first, third and fifth Friday of the month. Admission: society members $4, nonmembers $5. All ages, no experience needed. (501) 603-5305.

LET'S DANCE STUDIO Tanglewood Center, 7509 Cantrell Road. Ballroom dance, 8-10:30 p.m. first Friday of the month, $10. Latin and swing dance: lesson, 7 p.m., $5; dance, 8-10:30 p.m., $10; third and fifth Friday of the month. 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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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.

HOT SPRINGS VILLAGE MERRY MIXERS 7 p.m. every third Saturday of the month, Coronado Center, Hot Springs Village. Admission: $10. Season discount for members. (501) 915-8111.

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.

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


Central Arkansas

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

KIDS DREAM FILM SERIES Movie Tavern Little Rock, 11300 Bass Pro Parkway. Showtime: 10 a.m. Tickets: $3. or (501) 319-6799.

RETRO FILM SERIES Movie Tavern Little Rock, 1300 Bass Pro Parkway. Say Anything, Sunday-Monday and Wednesday. Showtime: noon Sunday, 7 p.m. weekdays. Tickets: $5. or (501) 319-6799.

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OZARK FOOTHILLS FILMFEST 2:20-10 p.m. April 27-28, Melba Theater, 115 W. Main St., Batesville. Tickets: $3-$5. or (870) 251-1189.

UCA FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL 5:30 p.m. today, 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.

UNTITLED AMAZING JOHNATHAN DOCUMENTARY 7-9 p.m. Friday, The Historic Malco Theatre, 817 Central Ave., Hot Springs. Part of 28th Annual Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival. Tickets: $20; includes champagne toast, Q&A, reception following film. or (501) 538-0452.


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

WRITERS NIGHT OUT 5-7 p.m. every second and fourth Tuesday, Pizza Hut, U.S. 62 E., 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. Kiehl Ave., Sherwood. Barbershop quartet rehearsals open to all. or (501) 791-7464.

THE ALLMAN BETTS BAND WITH JD SIMO 7:30 p.m. April 27, The Center for Humanities and Arts (CHARTS), University of Arkansas-Pulaski Technical College, 3000 W. Scenic Drive, North Little Rock. Tickets: $10-$55. or (501) 812-2387.

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.

THE ARKANSAS CHORAL SOCIETY 7:30-10 p.m. April 26, Calvary Baptist Church, 5700 Cantrell Road. Performance of Bach's Passion According to St. John. Tickets: $20, students $15. or (870) 723-7838.

THE BIRTH OF LOUD 10 p.m.-1 a.m. April 26, Four Quarter Bar, 415 Main St., North Little Rock. Tickets: $7. or (501) 313-4704.

HOMEGROWN CONCERT SHOWCASE 9 p.m. Friday, Whitewater Tavern, 2500 W. Seventh St. Featuring Goose, The Minks, and Whoa Dakota. Tickets: $15. or (501) 607-2887.

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

LITTLE ROCK WINDS 7:30 p.m. April 25, Second Presbyterian Church, 600 Pleasant Valley Drive. Tickets: $12-$15. or (501) 666-0777.

THE PIANO GUYS 8 p.m. April 26, Robinson Center Music Hall, 426 W. Markham St. Tickets: $45-$200. or (800) 745-3000.

THE REV ROOM 300 President Clinton Ave. Prosphorescent, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, $20. (501) 823-0090.

SPRING REGGAE PARTY 8:30 p.m. today, Cajun's Wharf, 2400 Cantrell Road. Featuring Jah9; special guest Chinese Connection Dub Embassy. Tickets: $15. (501) 818-0568.

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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CHRISTIAN YOUTH DAY FEATURING DANNY GOKEY 5 p.m. Saturday, Magic Springs Theme & Water Park, 1701 E. Grand Ave., Hot Springs. Venue opens 4 p.m. Tickets: $59.99; junior and senior citizens $39.99; season pass $74.99; discounts available. or (501) 318-5370.

CONWAY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA: THE MUSIC OF JOHN WILLIAMS 7-9 p.m. Saturday, Reynolds Performance Hall, 223 Beatrice Powell St., Conway. Costumes encouraged. Tickets: $5-$38. or (501) 852-0778.

DAVID DAVIS AND THE WARRIOR RIVER BOYS 7 p.m. Monday, Collins Theatre, 210 W. Emerson St., Paragould. daviddavisandwrb.comor (870) 972-2367.

THE GREATEST SHOW 7 p.m. today-Friday, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday, Benson Auditorium, Harding University, S. Blakeney St., Searcy. Presented by Harding University Spring Sing. Tickets: $15-$20. or (501) 279-4255.

ILYA YAKUSHEV AND LYNDSEY STROK 7:30-9 p.m. April 26, Faulkner Performing Arts Center, 453 N. Garland Ave., Fayetteville. Tickets: $10-$20. or (479) 575-5387.

JAZZ CATZ AND JAZZ BAND 7:30 p.m. today, Fort Smith Convention Center, 55 S. Seventh St., Fort Smith. Tickets: $8. or (479) 788-7132.

MAC POWELL AND THE FAMILY REUNION 8 p.m. April 26, Horner Hall, Hot Springs Convention Center, 134 Convention Blvd, Hot Springs. Tickets: $16.68-$69.50. or (501) 321-2027.

MUSIC IN THE PARK 6 p.m. Saturday, Basin Spring Park, 4 Spring St., Eureka Springs. (479) 253-7333.

THE NATURAL STATE 6:30 p.m. April 26, Renewal Ranch, 75 Lake Drive, Houston. Music/dinner. Tickets: $20. (501) 339-7401.

PRAISE AND RAISE LUPUS GOSPEL CONCERT 6 p.m. April 27, Church of the Open Door, 700 South St., Hot Springs. Fundraiser for Lupus Foundation of Arkansas. Donations accepted. (501) 525-9380.

THE RAHIM ALHAJ TRIO 7:30 p.m. Friday, Faulkner Performing Arts Center, 453 North Garland Ave., Fayetteville. Tickets: $10-$20. (479) 575-5387.

ROYAL WOOD 7:30 p.m. today, Walton Arts Center, 505 W. Spring St., Fayetteville. Tickets: $30-$50. or (479) 443-9216.

SANTANA 7:30 p.m. April 28, Walmart Arkansas Music Pavilion, 5079 W. Northgate Road, Rogers. Tickets: $42.50-$97 plus fees. or (479) 443-5600.

TEMPLE LIVE 200 N. 11th St., Fort Smith. Gov't Mule, 7:30 p.m. Monday, $25-$45. Buckcherry with Joyous Wolf, 8 p.m. April 26; $25.50-$30.50, $5 more day of show. or (479) 222-6186.

38 SPECIAL 7:30 p.m. April 27, East Arkansas Community College Campus, 1700 Newcastle Road, Forrest City. Tickets: $39. or (870) 633-4480.

UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS LATIN AMERICAN ENSEMBLE 7 p.m. today, Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St., Springdale. "Afro-Caribbean Music in the U.S." Tickets: $5, U of A students free with I.D. or (479)751-5441.

Special Events

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ARKANSAS SKATIUM 1311 S. Bowman Road. The Greatest Skate, 7:30-10 p.m. Friday, $10-$13. The Greatest Show on Ice, 6 p.m. April 26, noon and 6 p.m. April 27; $5-$10, children 4 and under free. or (501) 227-4333.

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

BERNICE GARDEN VINTAGE AND CRAFT MARKET 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, The Bernice Garden, 1401 Main St. (501) 410-3938.

CARDIAC CLASSIC BIKE RIDE 7 a.m. Saturday, Burns Park Soccer Fields, 1 Soccer Ave., North Little Rock. $25-$60. or (501) 297-4398.

CENTRAL ARKANSAS COIN CLUB 6 p.m. third Thursday of each month, Parkway Place Baptist Church, 303 Parkway Place. Buying, selling, swapping, appraisals, auctions, programs. (501) 351-3114.

CENTRAL ARKANSAS FREETHINKERS DISCUSSION GROUP 1-5 p.m. third Saturday of each month, Central Arkansas Library System's Main Library, 100 Rock St. (501) 351-4980.

CIVIL WAR ROUNDTABLE OF ARKANSAS 7 p.m. every fourth Tuesday, Second Presbyterian Church, 600 Pleasant Valley Drive. (501) 607-2136.

COMEDIAN GABRIEL IGLESIAS 8 p.m. April 25, Robinson Center Performance Hall, 426 W. Markham St. "Beyond The Fluffy" World Tour. Tickets: $39-$58. or (501) 244-8800.

COMPUTER CLASSES FOR ADULTS through May 14, Room 2156, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Institute on Aging, 629 Jack Stephens Drive; Second Presbyterian Church, 600 Pleasant Valley Drive. Cost: class $60, one-day workshop $25. or (501) 603-1262.

EASTER BUNNY AND ALICE IN WONDERLAND 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday, Outlets of Little Rock, 11201 Bass Pro Parkway. Located in the Food Pavilion. or (501) 455-9100.

EASTER BUNNY PHOTOS 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, 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. or (501) 821-5552.

EASTER FAMILY FUN through Sunday, 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. Saturday. (501) 954-4500.

ECUMENICAL BUDDHIST SOCIETY 1516 W. Third St. EBS Kids, 3-4:30 p.m. third Sunday of the month. (501) 772-4732.

ENCHANTED NIGHT: SHERWOOD FATHER DAUGHTER DANCE 6:30-8:30 p.m. today, 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. or (501) 835-6893.

THE FASHION EVENT 6-10 p.m. April 25, Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub, 204 E. Fourth Street, North Little Rock. Fundraiser for Harmony Health Clinic; spring fashion from local boutiques, entertainment, cocktails, food. Tickets: $60-$110. or (501) 372-5959.

GEM AND MINERAL CLUB 6:30 p.m. fourth Tuesday of the month, Terry Library, 2015 Napa Valley Drive. Central Arkansas Gem, Mineral and Geology Society. Children welcome. (501) 772-4325.

GETSMART SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING 2-4 p.m. Tuesday, Department of Arkansas Heritage, 1100 North St. Lecture on how artists can best use social media. Cost: $10, deadline Saturday. or (501) 324-9348.

HEART WALK 8:30 a.m. April 27, North Shore Riverwalk Park, North Little Rock. Fundraising and donations requested. or (501) 707-6587.

HERITAGE SEEKERS GENEALOGY CLUB 6:30-8 p.m. fourth Monday of the month, Second Presbyterian Church, 600 Pleasant Valley Drive. or (501) 765-9854.

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

HUNGER BANQUET 5:30-9 p.m. April 26, Cathead's Diner, 515 Shall Ave. Benefits Community Health Centers of Arkansas. Tickets: $75. (501) 813-4795.

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. Brunch with the Bunny, 9-11 a.m. Saturday; $10-$28; 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.

MOUNT HOLLY GARDEN SERIES 9 a.m. third Saturday of the month through October. Mount Holly Cemetery, 1200 South Broadway. Saturday: "Azalea...the Queen of Spring" by Ronnie Palmer; hosted by Downtown Dames, refreshments provided, lawn chairs encouraged. Donations accepted. or (501) 376-1843.

MOUNT HOLLY SPRING PICNIC 5 p.m. April 28, Mount Holly Cemetery, 1200 S. Broadway. Fundraiser for Mount Holly Cemetery Association, reenactments, silent auction, music, box supper. Tickets: $25-$600. or (501) 376-1843.

PARKINSON'S MOVING DAY 9 a.m-noon April 27, War Memorial Stadium, 1 Stadium Drive. Fundraiser for Parkinson's Foundation, family-friendly walk course, kids area, relaxation tent, Movement Pavilion with yoga, dance, Tai Chi and Pilates. Donations accepted. or (214) 469-7661.

SCIENCE CAFE LITTLE ROCK every fourth Tuesday except July-August and December, Hibernia Irish Tavern, 9700 N. Rodney Parham Road. "Arkansas, Ticks and You," 7-9 p.m. Tuesday; seating limited. or (501) 686-7418.

SOLDIERS OF THE CROSS PARADE 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Saturday, starting at 8209 Landers Road, North Little Rock. (501) 240-7838.

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

SPRING MUSTANG SHOW 1-4 p.m. April 28, Outlets of Little Rock, 11201 Bass Pro Parkway. (501) 455-9100.

TRAILBLAZERS LUNCHEON 12 p.m. April 27, Allison Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall, 922 Wright Ave. Music/poetry tickets: $30. (501) 838-5199

UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS CLINTON SCHOOL OF PUBLIC SERVICE 1200 President Clinton Ave. Panel Discussion with The Rep on Native Gardens, noon today. "On the Road with the Migrant Caravan," Alice Driver, 6 p.m. Monday. Story Slam for Equity, noon Wednesday; audience participation encouraged. Josh Sharfstein -- The Opioid Epidemic as a Public Health Crisis, 6 p.m. April 25. Introduction to Participatory Budget Project, 5:30 p.m. April 29. Helen Gayle, President and CEO of Chicago Community Trust, noon April 30. or (501) 683-5239.

WHEELIN' & HEALIN' CAR & TRUCK SHOW 9 a.m.-3 p.m. April 27, Goodsell Truck Accessories, 401 Municipal Drive, Jacksonville. Tickets: $10-$25. (501) 982-2245.

WILLIAM F. LAMAN PUBLIC LIBRARY 2801 Orange St, North Little Rock. Essence Book Group: The Hate U Give, 6 p.m. April 30. Special programs, crafts, performances, classes for all ages. (501) 758-1720.

WILLIAM F. LAMAN PUBLIC LIBRARY ARGENTA BRANCH 420 Main St., North Little Rock. Special programs, performances, classes for all ages. (501) 687-1061.

Around Arkansas

ARKANSAS FOLK FESTIVAL Friday-Saturday, 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. Saturday, 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. or (870) 335-7409.

CHALK WALK 8 a.m.-12 p.m. April 27, 629 Central Ave., Hot Springs. or (501) 538-4575.

CREATING YOUR PERSONAL BRAND THROUGH SOCIAL MEDIA 10-10:50 a.m. Monday, Walmart-Regions Room, McKay Student Center, Arkansas State University, 610 N. Pecan St., Beebe. Presented by Bailey Moses. or (501) 882-8906.

DINNER OF HOPE 6-10 p.m. Friday, 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.

FAYETTEVILLE SPRINGFEST -- EASTER EGG HUNT 9-10 a.m. Saturday, Walton Arts Center, 495 W. Dickson St., Fayetteville. or (479) 305-2711.

FULL MOON BIKE RIDES 6 p.m. Friday, Northwoods Trailhead, 300 Pineland Drive, Hot Springs. Beginner-to-intermediate group ride; prepare to spend an hour on trails. Must have working mountain bike, helmet, front white light, back-up light source, water to hydrate. Bring chair for post-ride food and music. (501) 321-2027.

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

GREAT AMERICAN CLEANUP 9:30-11 a.m. Saturday, Crowley's Ridge State Park, 2092 Arkansas 168 N. (870) 573-6751.

THE GREEN HEART FESTIVAL 6-10 p.m. Saturday, Trailside Village, 546 W. Center St., Fayetteville. Music and art. or (774) 578-6500.

GOLF MULTI-VENDOR DEMO 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Arkansas Golf Center, 5150 John W. Allison Road, Conway. Try out clubs. or (501) 327-0171.

GREAT AMERICAN CLEANUP 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Village Creek State Park, 201 Country Road, Wynne. Free t-shirt for volunteering. (870) 238-9406.

HISTORIC PRE-1840 RENDEZVOUS 10 a.m.-3 p.m. April 26-27, Scott Settlement, 15525 Alexander Road, Scott. Admission: $3. (501) 351-5737.

KIDS FISHING DERBY 8:30-10:30 a.m. April 27, Village Creek State Park, 201 County Road 754, Wynne. For children 15 and under, must be accompanied by adult. Registration: 8:15 a.m. Participants must take own poles and bait. (870) 238-9406.

LLCS OPERATING AGREEMENTS WORKSHOP 6-8 p.m. today, Southeast Arkansas College, 1900 S. Hazel St., Pine Bluff. or (870) 939-6898.

SPRING SUMMIT 10 a.m. April 27, 9 p.m. Church of Devine Intervention, 2818 Park Ave., Hot Springs. Registration: $20-$60. (501) 609-0660.

WARD EASTER EGGSTAVAGANZA 2 p.m. Saturday, Ward Sports Complex. 9 Industrial Drive, Ward. (501) 618-5855.

WONDERFULLY MADE EASTER EGG HUNT 3-5 p.m. Saturday, Miracle League Fields, 4303 Watkins Ave, Springdale. (479) 751-4610.


Central Arkansas

A CITY WITHIN A CITY: THE LIFE OF SHARPSTOWN 6 p.m. April 25, The Joint Theater, 301 Main St., North Little Rock. Storytelling and dinner. Tickets: $35. or (501) 940-7012.

HEDY! THE LIFE AND INVENTIONS OF HEDY LAMARR 7 p.m. April 25, Argenta Community Theater, 405 Main St., North Little Rock. Tickets: $30. or (501) 663-2287.

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. or (501) 372-0205.

SHEAR MADNESS Wednesday-June 1, 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.

SISTER ACT through Saturday, 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.

WAR PAINT -- A NEW MUSICAL through April 28, The Studio Theatre, 320 W. Seventh St. Showtimes: 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Tickets: $25; senior citizens, miliary, students $20. or (501) 374-2615.

Around Arkansas

THE DINNER DETECTIVE 6 p.m. Saturdays, Hilton Garden Inn, 1325 N. Palak Drive, Fayetteville. Interactive comedy murder mystery show; dinner included. Children ages 15 and up with adult supervision permitted. Admission: $59.95. or (866) 496-0535.

EARTH THEATRE FESTIVAL 3-7 p.m. April 27, Botanical Garden of the Ozarks, 4703 N. Crossover Road, Fayetteville. Tickets: $8-$15, children under 3 free. bgozarks.orgor (479) 750-2620.

THE EMPEROR'S NEW CLOTHES 10 a.m. and noon today-Friday, Arts & Science Center for Southeast Arkansas, 701 S. Main St., Pine Bluff. Tickets $5. (870) 536-3375.

MATILDA THE MUSICAL through Saturday, Staples Auditorium, Hendrix College, 1600 Washington Ave., Conway. Showtimes: 7 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets: $22; students, military, senior citizens $17; children 10 and under free. or (501) 499-9776.

NEXT TO NORMAL 7:30 p.m. today-Friday, 2 p.m. Saturday, University of Central Arkansas Reynolds Performance Hall, 223 Beatrice Powell St., Conway. Tickets: $10. or (501) 450-5092.

THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, April 26-27, Community Dinner Theater, 219 W. Arch St., Searcy. Dinner served one hour prior to performance. Tickets: $18; senior citizens, students and military $16.50; dinner is additional $17. or (501) 368-0111.

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