All events listed in 8 Days a Week are open to the public. To submit a listing, send to FFW, 203 N. College Avenue, Fayetteville, AR 72701, or fax to 444-7289, at least two weeks prior to event. Submissions are printed as space allows. Photographs and art are also considered.
Solar Splash World Championship solar powered boat races today, Friday, Saturday and Sunday at Lake Fayetteville. Free. 521-5776.
Artists’ reception for Johnny Ware, Jan Ironside and Kelly Green, and celebration of the Applegate Building’s 100th birthday at 4 p.m. Friday at Poor Richard’s Art, 116 S. First St. in Rogers. www.poorrichardsart.com or 636-0417.
Artists’ reception for Don House and Steve Moore at 5 p.m. Friday at Arsaga’s, 1582 Crossover, Ste. 2 in Fayetteville. www.arsagas.org or 527-0690.
For Pets Sake artists reception at 7 p.m. Friday at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. www.artscenteroftheozarks.org or 751-5441.
Statehood Day, featuring period costumes, speeches, lectures and more, at 9 a.m. Saturday at Headquarters House in Fayetteville. Registration required for many events. www.washcohistoricalsociety.org or 521-2970.
13th annual Street Rod and Custom Car show Saturday at Pine Mountain Village in Eureka Springs. Custom and concept cars; parade. www.eurekasprings.org or 253-7541.
Art Walk at 10 a.m. Saturday in downtown Bentonville. Hands on art for kids, music and food at Dave Peel Park. www.downtownbentonville.org or 254-0254.
Annual OMNI Center Peace Garden Tours at 10 a.m. Saturday at the homes of Ed Laningham, Emily Kaitz, Candy Clark, Teddy Cardwell, Ginger & Gary Belew, Hamsa and Moshe Newmark, Nancy Maier, and Dick Bennett in Fayetteville. $10; tickets available at the Farmers Market, and at homes the day of event. www.omnicenter.org or 442-4600.
Transformation Conference Saturday and Sunday at the Clarion Inn in Fayetteville. PMH Atwater, Carol Pate, Delores Cannon, Justine Alessi. 800-935-0045 or www.ozarkmt.com.
UA Multicultural Center Juneteenth Celebration at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Pauline Whitaker Pavilion in Fayetteville. 575-2064.
Reception for Jim Young, My Spiritual Awareness Series at 7 p.m. Saturday at Nightbird Books, 557 S. School Ave., No. 103 in Fayetteville. www.nightbirdbooks.com or 443-2080.
Third annual Wingfest at 4 p.m. Saturday at the Northwest Arkansas Mall. Live music, Wing samples, icecream, and more. $5.
Don’t forget Dad. Father’s Day is Sunday.
STAGE & SCREEN
Leading Ladies at 8 p.m. today through Saturday and June 21-23, and at 2 p.m. June 24 at Rogers Little Theater, 116 S. Second St. in Rogers. $7.50-$35. www.RogersLittleTheater.com or 631-8988.
The Aerial Angels at 12 p.m., 2 p.m., 4 p.m., and 6 p.m. Friday, at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, and at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the AUD in Eureka Springs. $6-10; under 3 free. www.eurekasprings.org or 866-947-4387.
Spiritual Cinema with Mayan Calendar: An Uplifting Informational Lecture by Xel Lungold at 7 p.m. Friday at Unity of Fayetteville, 4880 W. Wedington Drive. www.unityfay.org or 442-0680.
Friday Night at the Movies: Kicking and Screaming at 8:30 p.m./ dusk Friday at Walker Park in Fayetteville. www.accessfayetteville.org.
Just Had Enough with the Eureka Divas, Kendra Manley, Robin Milam, Marley Equine, Kerry Leigh Pettenger and Janet Alexander, at 8 p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays in June at the Gem at the AUD in Eureka Springs. $20. www.eurekasprings.org or 253-2586.
Tellers of Tales storytelling group at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, 118 W. Johnson Ave., in Springdale. www.springdaleark.org/shiloh or 750-8165.
Women’s open mic with Mendy Knott, Herwords Outloud (howl), at 6:30 p.m. Sunday at Nightbird Books, 557 S. School Ave., No. 103 in Fayetteville. www.nightbirdbooks.com or 443-2080.
LifeWriting, a group for people interested in writing the stories of their own lives or those of family and friends, at 10 a.m. Monday at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, 118 W. Johnson Ave., in Springdale. www.springdaleark.org/shiloh or 790-2588.
Overview of LEED projects: William J. Clinton Presidential Library and Heifer International Headquarters, with Joe Stanley and Reese Rowland at 11:45 a.m. Tuesday at the St. Thomas Episcopal Church in Springdale. $15-$20, includes lunch. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Traditional Plants, Medicinal Uses with Master Gardner Colleen Brown at 12 p.m. Wednesday at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, 118 W. Johnson Ave., in Springdale. Bring a sack lunch. www.springdaleark.org/shiloh or 750-8165.
Poetluck at 6:30 p.m. June 21 at Writer’s Colony at Dairy Hollow, 515 Spring St. in Eureka Springs. Bring a dish to share. www.writerscolony.org or 253-7444.
Happy Hour with Broad Daylight at 4 p.m. today, outside on the terrace in front of Arsaga’s at the Fayetteville Public Library. Free. Arsaga’s at the Library, 401 W. Mountain St. in Fayetteville. www.arsagas.org or 521-1993.
Full House at 7 p.m. today in Gulley Park as part of the Fayetteville Parks and Recreation Department Summer Concert Series. Free. www.accessfayetteville.org.
Pat Metheny Trio at 8 p.m. today at the Walton Arts Center, 495 W. Dickson St. in Fayetteville. $25-$45. www.waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
Annual Okie Jam, featuring Scott Ellison Band, Oreo Blue, Nace Bros., Monte Montgomery, Famous Unknowns, Full Flava Kings, Elvis T. Busboy and the Texas Blues Brothers, Earl Cate, and more, at 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Muskogee Civic Grounds in Muskogee, Okla. Free. 918-682-9131.
Pickin’ in the Park at 6 p.m. Saturdays through Oct. 27 in Frisco Park, Rogers. www.mainstreetrogers.com or 936-5487.
Jammin’ at the Jones Center with Trout Fishing in America at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Jones Center in Springdale. Free. www.jonesnet.org or 756-8090.
Earth, Wind & Fire at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Arkansas Music Pavilion at the Northwest Arkansas Mall. $45-$98. www.arkansasmusicpavilion.com.
The Arsaga’s Songwriter Circle at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Arsaga’s, 1582 Crossover, Ste. 2 in Fayetteville. Arsagas3rdweds@yahoo.com or 527-0690.
Songwriting workshop with Trout Fishing in America today and Friday at the Jones Center in Springdale. 756-8090.
Workshop with Joe Carnes Guinn Digital Video Technology at 2 p.m. Saturday at Community Access Television, 101 W. Rock St. in Fayetteville. 444-3433.
Dudes and Dolls Square Dance Club at 8 p.m. Saturday at Asbell Elementary School. 443-2796.
Photo Editing program with Chuck Billman at 7 p.m. Monday at the First United Methodist Church, 20 Boyce Drive in Bella Vista. www.bvcompclub.org or 273-2558.
International Folk Dancers at 7 p.m. Tuesdays at Trinity United Methodist Church. 442-8934.
Free open house computer help clinic at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the John Ruehle Center, 1801 Forest Hills Blvd., Ste. 120 in Bella Vista. www.bvcompclub.org or 273-2558.
Boston Mountain Chapter of the National Railway Historical Society at 7 p.m. June 21 at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, 118 W. Johnson Ave., in Springdale. www.springdaleark.org/shiloh or 750-8165.
Adult pottery and clay sculpture classes at Flat Rock Clay, 2002 S School in Fayetteville. www.flatrockclay.com or 479-521-3181.
MIND, BODY, SPIRIT
Tips for keeping healthy the first year of college with Drs. Kathleen Paulson and Janet Titus at 7 p.m. today at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. For mothers and daughters. www.faylib.org or 571-2222.
Reiki class with Norah O’Connor Saturday at Unity of Fayetteville, 4880 W. Wedington Drive. Also June 30-July 1. 527-0005.
Stress Management with Dr. Cara Hartfield , part of Women’s Health Series, at noon Tuesday at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. www.faylib.org or 571-2222.
Walk the Labyrinth for Summer Solstice with Linda Flores at 6 p.m. June 21 at Unity of Fayetteville, 4880 W. Wedington Drive. love offering. www.unityfay.org or 442-0680.
The Buddhist meditation and spiritual support group, 7 p.m. Thursdays, Arkansas Yoga Center, 1949 N. Green Acres Road, Fayetteville. 521-2395.
A Course in Miracles at 7:30 p.m. Thursdays at Unity of Fayetteville, 4880 W. Wedington Drive. www.unityfay.org or 442-0680.
The Jones Center Community Health and Wellness Center in Springdale offers a variety of free and low cost exercise classes for adults and children, including water aerobics classes for $25 a month. 756-6550, ext. 132.
Relay for Life events at 7 p.m. Friday and June 22 in Washington and Benton County. www.acs.events.com.
Animal Services Rabies and Microchipping Clinic at 9 a.m. Saturday at the basketball court picnic pavilion at Walker Park in Fayetteville. $7-$20. City licenses also available, $5-$15. www.accessfayetteville.org or 444-3456.
Cooking demonstration Saturday at Fayetteville Farmers’ Market on the Square. Next week: Kids’ Activities. www.fayettevillefarmersmarket.org or 236-2910.
Flower, Garden and Nature Society of Northwest Arkansas at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the Jones Center for Families. 750-0421.
Fourth annual Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Find A Cure Golf Tournament Monday at the Pinnacle Country Club in Rogers. 273-9472.
Cancer Challenge fundraising events Monday through June 23 in Northwest Arkansas. Gala, golf, road race; Monies raised are used locally. www.thecancerchallenge.com
The Wilson Pool opens at 10:30 a.m. through Aug. 29. Lessons and open swimming. email@example.com or 444-3471.
Fayetteville Farmers’ Market at 7 a.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays through October on the Square. Evening market at 4 p.m. Thursday nights through September at School Avenue and Sixth Street in the Mill District. www.fayettevillefarmersmarket.org or 236-2910.
Springdale Farmers’ Market at 7 a.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays at the Jones Center for Families. 751-3352.
Rogers Farmers’ Market at 7 a.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays, through Oct. 7, and at 4 p.m. Mondays through Aug. 27, at Frisco Park. 936-5487.
After Hours scavenger hunt at 5:30 p.m. Friday at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. Sign up required. www.faylib.org or 571-2222.
Fractured Fairy Tales Puppet Making Camp at 9 a.m. Monday through June 24 at The Art Experience, 641 W. 6th St. in Fayetteville. Create your own slant to an original fairy tale, from script, to puppet making and performance. 9 and up; $180, 5 sessions. firstname.lastname@example.org or 442-0557.
Under Construction: A Habitat for Humanity Vacation Bible School at 5:30 p.m. Monday through June 22 at the Rolling Hills Baptist Church, 1400 E. Rolling Hills Dr. in Fayetteville. Free. Registration requested. 521-2660.
2007 Kids Summer Films Fest benefiting Arkansas Children’s Hospital at 10 a.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays through July 25 at Malco’s Sunset Cinema 9 in Springdale, Razorback 6 in Fayetteville, and Town Center 12 in Rogers. $1.
Film: Killing Us Softly 3: Advertising’s Image of Women at 6 p.m. Friday at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. For grades 10-12. www.faylib.org or 571-2222.
Teen Knitting Group at 5 p.m. June 21 at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. www.faylib.org or 571-2222.
Arts Live Theatre Musical Theatre Conservatory Summer Camp at 9 a.m. July 9 at the Jones Center, 922 E. Emma in Springdale. Performance Aug 3-4 at the Fayetteville High School. 4-weeks, Mondays through Friday; $395. www.artslivetheatre.com or 521-4932.
Summer storytimes: Baby Bookworms at 9:45 a.m. Mondays and Thursdays, Preschool storytime at 10:30 a.m. Mondays, A Cuentos y mas at 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays, and Toddler Time at 10:30 and 11:00 Thursdays at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. www.faylib.org or 571-2222.
AUDITIONS, CALL FOR ENTRIES, VOLUNTEERS
Entries for Indie Memphis Film Festival through July 16. $25-$35. www.indiememphis.com.
Auditions for Taming of the Shrew at 7:30 p.m. July 30-31 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. www.artscenteroftheozarks.org or 751-5441.
Poetry entries now being accepted for the fall issue of Poesia. www.indianbaypress.com.
Entries for Oxford (Missi.) Film Festival through Sept. 15. $15-$35. www.oxfordfilmfest.com
Entries for True/False Documentary Film Festival through Nov. 30. $25-$30. www.truefalse.org.
Entries for seventh annual 2008 Ozark Foothills FilmFest accepted through Dec. 1 at Ozark Foothills FilmFest, 195 Peel Road, Locust Grove, AR 72550. $10 non-refundable entry fee. www.ozarkfoothillsfilmfest.org or 870-251-1189.
Arsaga’s, 1582 Crossover, Ste. 2 in Fayetteville. www.arsagas.org or 527-0690. Don House and Steve Moore through June.
Arsaga’s, 2418 N. Gregg Ave., Fayetteville, 444-6557. Jessica Riddle through June.
Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St., Springdale. 751-5441. For Pets Sake through July 15.
The Common Grounds, 412 W. Dickson St., Fayetteville. 442-3515. Quality of Life clients through October.
Fusion Fine Arts Gallery, 109 N. Main St., Bentonville. 273-9278. Jeanne Seagle through June.
Hard Back Café, 2999 N. College Ave., Fayetteville. 521-0244. Jared Delaney, Gabriel Holiman, Katie Keck and Matt Miller through June.
Heartwood Gallery-An Artists Collective. 428 S. Government St., Fayetteville. 444-0888. Charles Banks Wilson through June.
Julie Wait Designs Art Gallery, 318 S. First St., Rogers. 631-8706. Timothy Jones through July 13.
Mullins Library, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. 575-6702. Megan Chapman through June 29.
Poor Richard’s Art, 116 S. First St., Rogers. www.poorrichardsart.com or 636-0417. Works by Jim Young and students through Friday.
Rogers Little Theater, 116 S. Second St., in Rogers. www.RogersLittleTheater.com or 631-8988. Sheila Ross of LaRue through June 29.
Walton Arts Center, 495 W. Dickson St., Fayetteville. 443-5600. Lee Littlefield: Out of the Bayou through Aug. 24.
Artful Spaces, 266 W. Mountain St., Fayetteville. 582-5554.
ddp gallery, 7 E. Mountain St. Fayetteville. 442-0001. www.ddpgallery.com
Enigma, 15 N. Block Ave., Fayetteville. 587-0304.
Flat Rock Studio, 2002 S. School St. Fayetteville. www.flatrockclay.com or 521-3181.
Terra Studios, 12103 Hazel Valley Road, Durham. 643-3314.
Wishing Spring Arts and Crafts Gallery, 8862 W. McNelly Road, Bella Vista. 273-1798. www.villageartclub.org.
Arkansas Arts Center, Ninth and Commerce Streets, Little Rock. www.arkarts.com or (501)372-4000. From Prairie to Field: Photographs by Terry Evans through July 29. Craft in America: Expanding Traditions through June 24.
Clinton House Museum, 930 California Drive, Fayetteville. www.clintonhousemuseum.org or 444-0066. Monday through Saturday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., $3-$5.
Gravette Historical Museum, 503 Charlotte St. SE, Gravette. 787-7334. Early 1900s restored home with displays representing Gravette’s history.
Pea Ridge National Military Park, 15930 U.S. 62, Garfield. 451-8122. Open Monday to Sunday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Self-guided road tour, 10-mile hiking trail, Civil War museum and bookstore.
Peel Mansion Museum and Historic Gardens, 400 S. Walton Blvd., Bentonville. $2. 273-9664. 1875 Italianate mansion with historic roses and plants.
Prairie Grove Battlefield State Park, 506 E. Douglas St., US Hwy. 62, Prairie Grove. 846-2990. Civil War battlefield with original buildings.
Price Tower Arts Center, 510 Dewey Ave., Bartlesville, OK. (877)424-2424. Open Tuesdays through Sundays.
Rogers Historical Museum, 322 S. Second St., Rogers. 621-1154. www.rogersarkansas.com/museum. Open Tuesdays through Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is free. Discovering the Bluff Dwellers through Sept 2008. That’s Entertainment: From Vaudeville to Cable TV through Jan. 2008. All Aboard: Rogers and the Golden Age of Rail through Oct. 2007.
Shiloh Museum, 118 W. Johnson Ave., Springdale. 750-8165. www.springdaleark.org/shiloh. Exhibits of early life in the Ozarks. Original buildings on the grounds. 20th Century Quilts through Oct. 27. Rodeo Days through Aug. 23. Say Cheese! through Aug. 4.
Siloam Springs Museum, 112 N. Maxwell St., 524-4011. Open Tuesdays through Saturdays, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., admission is free. June 24: Siloam Springs’ Birthday through July 28.
Andrew Lloyd Webber’s CATS at 8 p.m. June 22-23, 2 p.m. June 23-24 and at 7 p.m. June 24 at the Walton Arts Center, 495 W. Dickson St. in Fayetteville. $44-$52. www.waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
Ralph Baker Memorial Scholarship Golf Tournament June 23 at Oakridge Golf Course in Huntsville. $100 per team, includes greenfees, cart, drinks, and lunch. Same day registration; Prizes. 738-6401.
Tri-Sport Kids Triathlon at 8 a.m. June 23 at the Fayetteville Athletic Club, 2870 E. Zion Rd. $30; ages 7-14. www.trisportsclub.com or 283-0552.
Siloam Springs Annual Heritage Festival at 9 a.m. June 23 in Twin Springs Park. Food, crafts, children’s activities, music and more. 524-1011.
Ozark Valley Triathlon at 8 a.m. June 24 at Lake Wedington Recreation Area. 10 years and older; $60-$135, plus $2-$5 for park entry. www.ozarkvalleytriathlon.com or 521-7766.
Lucky 13 Starlight Cinema returns with How to Eat Fried Worms, Monster House and School of Rock at 7 p.m. June 24 at One N. Main St. in Eureka Springs. Next Week: Raiders of the Lost Ark. $3; BYO lawnchair. www.lucky13cinema.org.
Miyazaki Film Festival at 4 p.m. June 25 at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. Part 2 at 4 p.m. July 23. www.faylib.org or 571-2222.
Graphic Novel narrative with Sean Fitzgibbon at 5:30 p.m. June 26-27 at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. For grades 10-12; Sign up required. www.faylib.org or 571-2222.
Geehaws, Whimmydiddles, and Ziggerboos, old fashioned toys at 9:30 a.m. June 25-29 at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, 118 W. Johnson Ave., in Springdale. $20-$30; ages 9-12. www.springdaleark.org/shiloh or 750-8165.
Ocie Fisher and the Hipp Doggs at 7 p.m. June 28 in Gulley Park as part of the Fayetteville Parks and Recreation Department Summer Concert Series. Free. www.accessfayetteville.org.
UFOs: Fact or Fiction with Dr. Doug Kruger at 2 p.m. June 29 at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. www.faylib.org or 571-2222.
Friday Night at the Movies: Dive In Movie: Shark Tale at 8:30 p.m./ dark June 29 at Wilson Park Pool. www.accessfayetteville.org.
Northwest Arkansas Pride Parade and Picnic at 9 a.m. June 30 on Dickson Street in Fayetteville. Picnic in Agri park after parade. www.geocities.com/nwa_pride.
Farm Auction reenactment with Doug Kidd at 10 a.m. June 30 at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, 118 W. Johnson Ave., in Springdale. Free. www.springdaleark.org/shiloh or 750-8165.
NWA Rollergirls host Assassination City Derby from Dallas June 30 at All Star Sports Arena behind Sam’s/Wal-Mart in Springdale. www.nwarollergirls.com.
It Happened One Night, 1920’s Gala benefiting Sexual Assault Recovery and Prevention at 6 p.m. June 30 at the John Q. Hammons Center in Rogers. Dinner, dancing, auction, games, and more. Black Tie; $100-$800. www.nwarapecrisis.com or 927-1025.
Jammin’ at the Jones Center with Doug Stone at 7 p.m. June 30 at the Jones Center in Springdale. Free. www.jonesnet.org.
32nd annual Devil’s Den Games July 4 at Devil’s Den State Park in West Fork. Free. www.arkansasstateparks.com or 761-3325.
Old West Film Fest at 10 a.m. July 4 at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, 118 W. Johnson Ave., in Springdale. www.springdaleark.org/shiloh or 750-8165.
Red, White and Boom fire works and entertainment at 6:30 p.m. July 4 at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville. 444-3471.
Third annual Africa in the Ozarks: The Tradition of the Mask July 5-8 at the AUD in Eureka Springs. Drama, dancing, drumming, African cuisine, workshops, kids events. $12-$195. www.theaud.com or 253-7788.
Schwagstock 34 July 6-7 at Camp Zoe in Salem, Mo. The Schwag, Green Mountain Grass, Woodbox Gang and more. www.campzoe.com or 573-858-3333.
Summer Jazz Concert Series at 8 p.m. July 6 at the University of Arkansas Fine Arts Concert Hall. Also July 20, 27, and Aug. 10. www.uark.edu/depts/uamusic/Events_List.htm or 575-4701.
Little Rock group, Poets in the Streets July 7-Aug. 8 at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. For grades 3-12. www.faylib.org or 571-2222, ext. 4370.
Jammin’ at the Jones Center with The Millers at 7 p.m. July 7 at the Jones Center in Springdale. Free. www.jonesnet.org.
Opera in the Ozarks presents Madame Butterfly at 8 p.m. July 7 at Arend Arts Center, 1901 S.E. J St. in Bentonville. www.opera.org or 253-8585.
Opera in the Ozarks: Up Close and Personal July 9-14 in Eureka Springs. $279, includes three performances and five meals. www.elderhostel.org or 800-454-5768.
Once Upon a Time, storybook writing and illustrating at 12 p.m. July 9, 11 and 13 at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, 118 W. Johnson Ave., in Springdale. $15-$20; ages 7-12. www.springdaleark.org/shiloh or 750-8165.
Lyle Lovett and KD Lang with His Large Band July 10 at the Arkansas Music Pavilion at the Northwest Arkansas Mall. www.arkansasmusicpavilion.com.