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.
Ozark Slow Food dinner, promoting locally grown foods and food traditions, at 5 p.m. today at La Maison des Tartes, 481 S. School St., Fayetteville. www.slowfoodusa.org or 601-2900.
Siloam Springs Annual Heritage Festival at 9 a.m. Saturday in Twin Springs Park. Food, crafts, children’s activities, music and more. 524-1011.
STAGE & SCREEN
Leading Ladies at 8 p.m. today through Saturday, and at 2 p.m. Sunday at Rogers Little Theater, 116 S. Second St. in Rogers. $7.50-$35. www.RogersLittleTheater.com or 631-8988.
Andrew Lloyd Webber’s CATS at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, and at 7 p.m. Sunday at the Walton Arts Center, 495 W. Dickson St. in Fayetteville. $44-$52. www.waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
Lucky 13 Starlight Cinema returns with How to Eat Fried Worms, Monster House and School of Rock at 7 p.m. Sunday at One N. Main St. in Eureka Springs. Next Week: Raiders of the Lost Ark. $3; BYO lawnchair. www.lucky13cinema.org.
OMNI Center Video Underground presents Walkout at 7:30 p.m. Sunday at United Campus Ministry, 902 W. Maple St. in Fayetteville. Free. www.northwest-ark.com/vu/ or 442-4600.
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.
Poetluck, featuring Helen Kreiger from New Orleans, at 6:30 p.m. today at the Writer’s Colony at Dairy Hollow, 515 Spring St. in Eureka Springs. Bring a dish to share. www.writerscolony.org or 253-7444.
Ozark Poets and Writers Collective, featuring Scott Crain, Unified Arkansas Slam Team member, at 7 p.m. Tuesday at George’s Majestic Lounge, 519 W. Dickson St. in Fayetteville. www.uark.edu/ua/mmasull/opwc.
Bill Harley at 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. www.faylib.org or 571-2222.
Pickin’ in the Park at 6 p.m. Saturdays through Oct. 27 in Frisco Park, Rogers. www.mainstreetrogers.com or 936-5487.
Northwest Arkansas Sacred Harp Singers at 1:30 p.m. June 28 at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, 118 W. Johnson Ave., in Springdale. www.springdaleark.org/shiloh or 770-6602.
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.
Boston Mountain Chapter of the National Railway Historical Society at 7 p.m. today at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, 118 W. Johnson Ave., in Springdale. www.springdaleark.org/shiloh or 750-8165.
Ozark Wireless Society will meet at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, 118 W. Johnson Ave., in Springdale. www.springdaleark.org/shiloh or 750-8165.
Amateur Radio Klub of the Arkansas Northwest at 7 p.m. Monday at the Arkansas Air Museum. www.arkan.us
Northwest Arkansas Gem and Mineral Society at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at their clubhouse 2 miles north on Arkansas Hwy. 43 in Siloam Springs. (918) 422-5867.
International Folk Dancers at 7 p.m. Tuesdays at Trinity United Methodist Church. 442-8934.
Quilt as Desired with Marie Henry at 7 p.m. June 28, and Workshops June 29 and 30 at the Holiday Inn of Northwest Arkansas. $30 per workshop. www.quiltguildnwa.org or 685-1530.
Northwest Arkansas Civil War Roundtable at 7 p.m. June 28 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
Walk the Labyrinth for Summer Solstice with Linda Flores at 6 p.m. today at Unity of Fayetteville, 4880 W. Wedington Drive. love offering. www.unityfay.org or 442-0680.
Drumming Cirlce at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Unity of Fayetteville, 4880 W. Wedington Drive. Bring drums, blankets, poems, prayers or songs to share. Outdoors; bonfire. email@example.com or 601-7898.
Save-A-Life, a free cancer screening program for those in need, through the Jones Center Community Health and Wellness. For information about qualifying, call 756-8090, ext. 525.
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 per month. 756-6550, ext. 132.
Relay for Life events at 7 p.m. Friday in Washington and Benton County. www.acs.events.com.
Kids’ Activities Saturday at Fayetteville Farmers’ Market on the Square. Next week: Product Tasting. www.fayettevillefarmersmarket.org or 236-2910.
Cancer Challenge fundraising events through Saturday in Northwest Arkansas. Gala, golf, road race; Monies raised are used locally. www.thecancerchallenge.com
Ralph Baker Memorial Scholarship Golf Tournament Saturday at Oakridge Golf Course in Huntsville. $100 per team, includes greenfees, cart, drinks, and lunch. Same day registration; Prizes. 738-6401.
Citizen’s Water Monitor Training sponsored by Beaver Water District and Audubon Arkansas, at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Pauline Whitaker Animal Science Arena, 1335 W. Knapp in Fayetteville. $20; space limited. Hip boots required. www.bwdh2o.org or 756-3651.
Ozark Valley Triathlon at 8 a.m. Sunday at Lake Wedington Recreation Area. 10 years and older; $60-$135, plus $2-$5 for park entry. www.ozarkvalleytriathlon.com or 521-7766.
Arkansas Canoe Club Northwest Chapter meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday at Picasso’s Pizza, Arkansas Hwy. 16 West. 263-1420.
Arkansas Air Museum Air Fest Tuesday at Drake Feild in Fayetteville. Vintage planes; aerial stunts. www.projectpilot.org.
Teen Knitting Group at 5 p.m. today at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. www.faylib.org or 571-2222.
Tri-Sport Kids Triathlon at 8 a.m. Saturday at the Fayetteville Athletic Club, 2870 E. Zion Road. $30; ages 7-14. www.trisportsclub.com or 283-0552.
Library Lions at 12 p.m. Saturday at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. For students in 6th -9th grade. www.faylib.org or 571-2222.
Card Collectors’ day at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. Trade sports, Yu-Gi-Oh, Pokemon and other cards; Vendors also on site. www.faylib.org or 571-2222.
Geehaws, Whimmydiddles, and Ziggerboos, old fashioned toys at 9:30 a.m. Monday through June 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.
My Neighbor Totoro, part of Miyazaki Film Fest, at 4 p.m. Monday at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. Part 2 at 4 p.m. July 23. For all ages. www.faylib.org or 571-2222.
Graphic Novel narrative with Sean Fitzgibbon at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. For grades 10-12; Sign up required. www.faylib.org or 571-2222.
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; see theatres for schedule of films.
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.
Yoga at 3:30 p.m. Wednesdays at the Fayetteville Senior Center 945 S. College. $6. 571-2920.
Potluck Supper and Dance at 6:30 p.m. June 28 at the Fayetteville Senior Center 945 S. College. All ages and players welcome. 571-2920.
AUDITIONS, CALL FOR ENTRIES, VOLUNTEERS
Entries for Indie Memphis Film Festival through July 16. $25-$35. www.indiememphis.com.
Entries for Poor Richard’s Art’s first annual Literary License Art show benefiting Rogers Public Library and honoring Dick Trammel, through July 20. Original G-rated art related to literature, books or authors to be displayed and auctioned. firstname.lastname@example.org or 636-0417.
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.
Entries for the Fall issue of poetry journal, Poesia. www.indianbaypress.com.
Auditions for Smoke on the Mountain at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 10-11 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. www.artscenteroftheozarks.org or 751-5441.
Auditions for The Best Christmas Pageant Ever at 12 p.m. Sept. 15 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. www.artscenteroftheozarks.org or 751-5441.
Reunion for USS CASCADE AD-16 Sept. 23-30 in Boston, MA. Contact Barb Kennovin at 302-975-2719.
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 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.
Rogers Little Theater, 116 S. Second St., in Rogers. www.RogersLittleTheater.com or 631-8988. Sheila Ross 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.
Poor Richard’s Art, 116 S. First St., Rogers. www.poorrichardsart.com or 636-0417.
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.
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, Okla. (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.
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 & 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 master saddlemaker and local historian 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.
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. 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’s 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 July 10 at the Arkansas Music Pavilion at the Northwest Arkansas Mall. www.arkansasmusicpavilion.com.
Claire Holley at 7 p.m. July 12 in Gulley Park as part of the Fayetteville Parks and Recreation Department Summer Concert Series. Free. www.accessfayetteville.org.
10th annual Eureka Springs Fat Tire Festival July 13-15 in Eureka Springs. Short Track race, children’s race, movie and more. www.fattirefestival.com or 866-947-4387.
The Village Players present The 1940’s Radio Hour at 7:30 p.m. July 13-14, and at 2 p.m. July 15 at Arend Arts Center, 1901 S.E. J St. in Bentonville. 855-0198.
Guys and Dolls at 7:30 p.m. July 13-14 and July 19-21, and at 3 p.m. July 15 and July 22 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. www.artscenteroftheozarks.org or 751-5441.
Second Saturday old fashioned patriotic fun at 10 a.m. July 14 at the Rogers Historical Museum at 322 S. Second St. in Rogers. www.rogersarkansas.com/museum or 621-1154.
Historic Tontitown with Denise Pellin and Venessa Sbanotto at 3 p.m. July 14 at the Siloam Springs Museum, 112 N. Maxwell St. 524-1011.