Weekly events calendar
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.
The Fayetteville Noon Kiwanis Club is sponsoring a “Bread, White and Blue” fundraiser at Panera Bread from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Fayetteville Panera Bread, 3638 Front St. Ten percent of every purchase will be donated to The Elizabeth Richardson Center and there will be special door prizes.
Northwest Arkansas Pride Parade and Picnic at 9 a.m. Saturday on Dickson Street in Fayetteville. Parade starts on Mountain Street and travels to East Street and the down Dickson to the Walton Arts Center parking Lot. Picnic in Agri park after parade from 11 a.m to 8 p.m. www.geocities.com/nwa_pride.
NWA Rollergirls host Assassination City Derby from Dallas Saturday at All Star Sports Arena in Springdale. www.nwarollergirls.com.
It Happened One Night, 1920’s Gala benefiting Sexual Assault Recovery and Prevention, at 6 p.m. Saturday at the John Q. Hammons Center in Rogers. Dinner, dancing, auction, games, and more. Black Tie; $100. www.nwarapecrisis.com or 927-1025.
Red, White and Boom at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville. Music and fireworks. 444-3471.
Third annual Africa in the Ozarks: The Tradition of the Mask July 5, 6, 7, 8 at The Auditorium in Eureka Springs. Drama, dancing, drumming, African cuisine, workshops, performances, kids events. $12-$195. www.theaud.com, www.afriqueaya.org or 253-7788.
STAGE & SCREEN
Just Had Enough with the Eureka Divas, Kendra Manley, Robin Milam, Marley Equine, Kerry Leigh Pettenger and Janet Alexander, at 8 p.m. through Friday at the Gem at the AUD in Eureka Springs. $20. www.eurekasprings.org or 253-2586.
Friday Night at the Movies: Dive In Movie: Shark Tale at 8:30 p.m./ dark Friday at Wilson Park Pool. www.accessfayetteville.org.
Family Flicks: Radio at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Jones Center for Families, 922 E. Emma Ave. in Springdale. Free. Next Week: Akeelah and the Bee. www.jonesnet.org or 756-8090.
Lucky 13 Starlight Cinema: Raiders of the Lost Ark at 7 p.m. Sunday at One N. Main St. in Eureka Springs. Next Week: Dream Girls. $3; BYO lawnchair. www.lucky13cinema.org.
Old West Film Fest, featuring Douglas Fairbanks Sr. in The Man for Painted Post, The Mollycoddle, Wild and Woolly and The Mark of Zorro, begins at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, 118 W. Johnson Ave., in Springdale. Free; popcorn and lemonade provided. www.springdaleark.org/shiloh or 750-8165.\
TheatreSquared will launch their second season on Saturday with The Jungalbook. Performances at 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. Saturday and July 7; at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. July 2, 3, 5; and at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. July 6; at the Walton Arts Center’s Baum Studios. Tickets $12 adults $8 children available online at www.theatresquared.orgor at 571-2728.
Quilt as Desired presented by Marie Henry at 7 p.m. today, and quilting workshops Friday and Saturday at the Holiday Inn of Northwest Arkansas. $30 per workshop. www.quiltguildnwa.org or 685-1530.
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.
Rob Hollady at 10 a.m. today at the Springdale Public Library, 1205 W. Maple St. www.springdalelibrary.org or 750-8180.
Northwest Arkansas Sacred Harp Singers at 1:30 p.m. today at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, 118 W. Johnson Ave., in Springdale. www.springdaleark.org/shiloh or 770-6602.
Happy Hour with Emily Kaitz 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. Next Week: Geoff Oelsner. www.arsagas.org or 521-1993.
Ocie Fisher and the Hipp Doggs at 7 p.m. today in Gulley Park as part of the Fayetteville Parks and Recreation Department Summer Concert Series. Free. www.accessfayetteville.org.
Jammin’ at the Jones Center with Doug Stone at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Jones Center in Springdale. Free. www.jonesnet.org.
Silverstone, Black Leaf Clover and Nailpoint Payment at 4 p.m. Monday at Action Honda in Bentonville. 876-8759.
Pickin’ in the Park at 6 p.m. Saturdays through Oct. 27 in Frisco Park, Rogers. www.mainstreetrogers.com or 936-5487.
MIND, BODY, SPIRIT
Reiki class with Norah O’Connor Saturday and Sunday at Unity of Fayetteville, 4880 W. Wedington Drive. 530-0996.
The Secret Code of Revelation discussed at 7:30 p.m. today at the School of Metaphysics, 236 E. South St. in Fayetteville. www.som.org or 527-6804.
Fayetteville Free Thinkers at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. www.fayfreethinkers.com or 442-6738.
Mastery of Consciousness at 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the School of Metaphysics, 236 E. South St. in Fayetteville. $15. www.som.org or 527-6804.
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.
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 Botanical Garden of the Ozarks will feature Paige and Mary Bess Mulhollan who will present a program ‘Calling All Birds’ at 7 p.m. Kelly Mulhollan has recorded a number of bird calls for the event. Joyce Mendenhall and Gail Pianalto will present ‘Plants That Will Excite Both You and the Butterflies’ at 8 p.m. $10. 750-2620.
Product Tasting today at Fayetteville Farmers’ Market on the Square. www.fayettevillefarmersmarket.org or 236-2910.
Frisbee Golf at 7 p.m. Friday at the Jones Center in Springdale. Free; family event. www.jonesnet.org.
32nd annual Devil’s Den Games Wednesday at Devil’s Den State Park in West Fork. Free. www.arkansasstateparks.com or 761-3325.
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.
Teen Movie Night: The Prestige at 6 p.m at the Rogers Public Library. 621-1152.
UFOs: Fact or Fiction with Dr. Doug Kruger at 2 p.m. Friday at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. www.faylib.org or 571-2222.
Farm Auction re-enactment with master saddlemaker and local historian Doug Kidd at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, 118 W. Johnson Ave., in Springdale. Free. www.springdaleark.org/shiloh or 750-8165.
Annual preschool pet parade at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. Free, prizes www.faylib.org or 571-2222.
Play with Your Food Picnic at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. For grades 10-12. www.faylib.org or 571-2222.
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.
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.
Potluck Supper and Dance at 6:30 p.m. today at the Fayetteville Senior Center 945 S. College. All ages and players welcome. 571-2920.
Open Jam at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Fayetteville Senior Center 945 S. College. All ages and players welcome. 571-2920.
Bingo at 10 a.m. Thursdays at the Fayetteville Senior Center 945 S. College. 571-2920.
Ceramics at 9 a.m. Fridays at the Fayetteville Senior Center 945 S. College. 571-2920.
Newcomers Bridge at 12:30 p.m. Fridays at the Fayetteville Senior Center 945 S. College. 571-2920.
Acrylic Painting at 10 a.m. Tuesdays at the Fayetteville Senior Center 945 S. College. 571-2920.
Lift exercise at 9 a.m. and Peppi exercise at 10 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Fayetteville Senior Center 945 S. College. With Melissa Powers. 571-2920.
Yoga at 3:30 p.m. Wednesdays at the Fayetteville Senior Center 945 S. College. $6. 571-2920.
AUDITIONS, CALL FOR ENTRIES, VOLUNTEERS
Entries to Fayetteville In Bloom monthly photo contest due the first of each month. www.accessfayetteville.org or 575-8323.
Entries for Poor Richard’s Art’s first annual Literary License Art show benefiting Rogers Public Library and honoring Dick Trammel, accepted 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.
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.
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 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 Friday.
Rogers Little Theater, 116 S. Second St., in Rogers. www.RogersLittleTheater.com or 631-8988. Sheila Ross of LaRue through Friday.
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.
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.
Schwagstock 34 July 6-7 at Camp Zoe in Salem, MO. www.campzoe.com or 573-858-3333.
Summer Jazz Concert Series with guitarist Ted Ludwig at 8 p.m. July 6 at the University of Arkansas Fine Arts Concert Hall. Also pianist Bruce Barth July 20, vocalist Inga Swearingen July 27, and a composer’s showcase 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 tickets to Madame Butterfly, Marriage of Figaro and Susannah, and five meals. www.elderhostel.org or 800-454-5768.
Once Upon a Time, storybook writing and illustrating with Oda Mulloy, at 10 a.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.
Teen Open Mic night at 6 p.m. July 10 at the Arsaga’s in the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. For grades 6-12. www.faylib.org or 571-2222.
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.
Friday Night at the Movies: Pink Panther at 8:30 p.m./ dark July 13 at Walker Park in Fayetteville. www.accessfayetteville.org.
Environmental Day at 9 a.m. July 14 at Frisco Park in Rogers. www.mainstreetrogers.com or 936-5487.
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.
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows release party at 12:01a.m. July 20 at Nightbird Books, 557 S. School Ave., No. 103 in Fayetteville. www.nightbirdbooks.com or 443-2080.
Finders Keepers at 1 p.m. July 20 at the Rogers Historical Museum at 322 S. Second St. in Rogers. www.rogersarkansas.com/museum or 621-1154.
Nick Lachey July 20 at the Arkansas Music Pavilion at the Northwest Arkansas Mall. $19.50-$48.50. www.arkansasmusicpavilion.com.
Animal Services Rabies and Microchipping Clinic at 9 a.m. July 21 on the Square in Fayetteville. $7-$20. Also City licenses, $5-$15. Third Saturdays through October. www.accessfayetteville.org or 444-3456.
Harry Potter Parade at 9:30 a.m. July 21on the Square in Fayetteville, and Harry Potter release party at 12 p.m. July 21 at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. www.faylib.org or 571-2222.
Jammin’ at the Jones Center with The Electric Cowboys at 7 p.m. July 21 at the Jones Center in Springdale. Free. www.jonesnet.org.
Sarah and Paul Mettert artist’s reception at 5:30 p.m. July 24 at Rogers Little Theater, 116 S. Second St. in Rogers. www.RogersLittleTheater.com or 631-8988.
Arkansas Delta Blues history and performance with the Ozark Blues Society at 6 p.m. July 24, and Teen Blue Jam at 6 p.m. July 26 at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. For grades 10-12. www.faylib.org or 571-2222.