All events listed in 8 Days a Week are open to the public. To submit a listing, send to FFW, 203 N. College Ave., 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.
OMNI CENTER VIDEO UNDERGROUND presents “Joyeux Noel”, a dramatization of the informal and unauthorized 1914 WWI Christmas truce, at 7 p.m. Sunday at United Campus Ministry, 902 W. Maple St. in Fayetteville. Free. omni-vu-films.blogspot.com or 575-6302.
CHRISTMAS EVE CANDLE LIGHTING SERVICE at 6 p.m. Monday at Unity of Fayetteville, 4880 W. Wedington Drive. unityfay.org or 442-0680.
“IMAGINE A MOMENT” YEAR END CELEBRATION at 7 p.m. Dec. 29 at the Walton Arts Center, 495 W. Dickson St. in Fayetteville. Chocolate, dance party with Full House, gaming. $85. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
NEW YEARS EVE
WORLD PEACE MEDITATION, a synchronized global event, at 5:30 a.m. Dec. 31 at Unity of Fayetteville, 4880 W. Wedington Drive. unityfay.org or 442-0680.
THE CATE BROTHERS BAND at 9 p.m. Dec. 31 in at the Cosmopoliton Hotel in Fayetteville. $20 and up; room and dinner packages available. georgesmajesticlounge.com or 527-6618.
FIRST NIGHT FAYETTEVILLE: “TIME FLIES WHEN YOU’RE HAVING FUN” at 6 p.m. Dec. 31 in downtown Fayetteville. Live music by Chase Missy, Thanks for Nothing, Fastball, Emily Kaitz and Drew Pierce, Still on the Hill, Kelly and the Flip Band, Naturally Brass and others. Also dance performaces, jugglers, puppeteers, poetry slam workshop and performance with Terrence Youngblood, “BigFoot Love” by Ceramic Cow Productions, and more. Midnight firework finale. $5-$10. firstnightfayetteville.org or 443-4797.
THE ART AMISS BLUE MASQUERADE BALL at 9 p.m. Dec. 31 at The Urban Table Bar and Grille, 1 W. Center St. in Fayetteville. Door prizes, art prizes, living art presentation; local DJs, hors d’oeuvres, cash bar. $10; 18 and over. artamiss.org or 422-7305.
STAGE & SCREEN
FRIDAY MORNING MOVIES FOR FAMILIES: “HOME ALONE” at 10 a.m. Friday at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. Next week: “Shrek the Third”. faylib.org or 571-2222, ext. 4340.
DIVE IN MOVIES: “MICKEY’S ONCE UPON A CHRISTMAS” at 6 p.m. Friday at the Jones Center for Families, 922 E. Emma Ave. in Springdale. Free; Jan. 18: “HAPPY FEET”. jonesnet.org or 756-8090.
NORTHWEST ARKANSAS SACRED HARP SINGERS at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, 118 W. Johnson Ave., in Springdale. springdaleark.org/shiloh or 750-8165.
ROGERS ORGANIC GARDEN CLUB at 7 p.m. today at Peace Lutheran Church in Rogers. 631-2945.
NATIONAL RAILWAY HISTORICAL SOCIETY’S BOSTON MOUNTAIN CHAPTER at 7 p.m. today at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, 118 W. Johnson Ave., in Springdale. springdaleark.org/shiloh or 750-8165.
OZARK WIRELESS SOCIETY at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, 118 W. Johnson Ave., in Springdale. springdaleark.org/shiloh or 750-8165.
NORTHWEST ARKANSAS CIVIL WAR ROUNDTABLE at 7 p.m. Dec. 27 at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, 118 W. Johnson Ave., in Springdale. springdaleark.org/shiloh or 750-8165.
CLAY CLASSES at the Northwest Arkansas Community Creative Center, 50 W. Spring St. in Fayetteville. All ages. nwaccc.org or 927-2491.
CAJUN MUSIC AND DANCE LESSONS at 5 p.m. Thursdays at the Green Door, 1404 N. College Ave. in Fayetteville. 575-0111.
JONES CENTER JUGGLING CLUB at 5:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Jones Center for Families, 922 E. Emma Ave. in Springdale. jonesnet.org or 756-8090, ext. 518.
WEST AFRICAN DRUMS with Kouakou Yao “Angelo” at 6 p.m. and Dance at 7 p.m. Fridays at Gymnastic Joe’s, 5300 Hailey Ave. in Springdale. $10. afriqueaya.org or 587-0888.
DRESS UP AND DANCE at 8 and 9 p.m. Fridays at Teatro Scarpino, 329 N. West Ave. in Fayetteville. $10, dressing up required. scarpino.com or 409-3772.
FAYETTEVILLE INTERNATIONAL FOLK DANCERS at 7 p.m. Tuesdays at Trinity United Methodist Church. 756-3298.
MIND, BODY, SPIRIT
BUDDHIST MEDIATION AND SPIRITUAL SUPPORT GROUP at 7 p.m. Thursdays at the Arkansas Yoga Center, 1949 N. Green Acres Road, in Fayetteville. 521-2395.
A COURSE IN MIRACLES at 7:30 p.m. Thursdays at Unity of Fayetteville, 4880 W. Wedington Drive. unityfay.org or 442-0680.
STILL MIND MEDITATION AND CHANTING at 9 p.m. Sundays at the School of Metaphysics, 236 E. South St. in Fayetteville. som.org or 527-6804.
EMOTIONS ANONYMOUS, a 12 step program like AA, at 5:30 p.m. Mondays at Sequoyah United Methodist Church, 1910 Old Wire Rd., in Fayetteville. emotionsanonymous.org or 409-4490.
SAVE-A-LIFE, funded by The Cancer Challenge at Bella Vista Village, offers free cancer screenings for qualified people with financial need at the Jones Center for Families, 922 E. Emma Ave. in Springdale. Call to see if you qualify. jonesnet.org or 756-8090, ext. 525.
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.
THE GYM is available 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays at the Fayetteville Senior Center, 945 S. College. Free for seniors 60 and over. 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.
SOPHISTICATED LADIES TAP AND JAZZ CLASSES Mondays and Wednesdays at Riordan Hall in Bella Vista. 876-1324.
ACRYLIC PAINTING at 10 a.m. Tuesdays at the Fayetteville Senior Center, 945 S. College. 571-2920.
LIFT EXERCISE at 9 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Fayetteville Senior Center, 945 S. College. With Melissa Powers. 571-2920.
LINE DANCING at 10 a.m. Tuesdays at the Jones Center, 922 E. Emma Ave. in Springdale. Free. jonesnet.org or 756-8090, ext. 109.
AUDITIONS, CALL FOR ENTRIES, VOLUNTEERS
VOLUNTEER PUPPETEERS to carry puppets in the First Night Parade Dec. 31 in Downtown Fayetteville. All ages and heights needed. Jo Ann Kaminsky, 442-0557.
ENTRIES TO FAYETTEVILLE IN BLOOM MONTHLY PHOTO CONTEST due the first of each month. email@example.com or 575-8253.
AUDITIONS FOR “BYE BYE BIRDIE” at 7 p.m. Jan. 2-3 at the Rogers Little Theater, 116 S. Second St. in Rogers. RogersLittleTheater.com or 631-8988.
ENTRIES FOR FAYETTEVILLE MARDI GRAS PARADES Feb. 2 including walking groups, floats, clubs and cars. Contact Dixie Rhyne at firstname.lastname@example.org or 846-4794.
VOLUNTEERS FOR FAYETTEVILLE MARDI GRAS PARADES to man barracades and help with safety while walking the route Feb. 1 and 2. Contact Patty Lebbing at 466-7380.
ENTRIES FOR THE LITTLE ROCK FILM FESTIVAL accepted through February 15 at littlerockfilmfestival.org. $10-$35 per film entry, based on feature length and submission date. Festival is May 15-18. 501-352-5687.
ENTRIES FOR THE T TAURI FILM FESTIVAL through April 1 at ttauri.org. Must be 18 and under; new film critic writing catagory.
ARSAGA’S, 1582 Crossover, Ste. 2 in Fayetteville. arsagas.org or 527-0690. Jeanie and Susan Wyant through December.
ARSAGA’S, 2418 N. Gregg Ave., Fayetteville, 444-6557. “Art Salon” featuring works by Cedar J. Kindy, MM Kent, Path Hennon, Esyule Gamache through December.
THE COMMON GROUNDS, 412 W. Dickson St., Fayetteville. 442-3515. Rhonda Jones, Sarah Creasman, Elise Taylor and Amber Lawson through December.
CRYSTAL BRIDGES AT THE MASSEY, 125 W. Central Ave., Bentonville. massey.crystalbridges.org or 418-5700. “America’s Wildlife and Wildlands: The Journeys of Susan Morrison” through Feb. 24.
DDP GALLERY, 7 E. Mountain St. Fayetteville. ddpgallery.com or 442-0001. “Small Works 2007″ through Jan. 19.
FRAMEWORKS 645, 645 W. Dickson, Fayetteville. 443-1692. Drawings and paintings by Nanci Ballew through December.
JULIE WAIT DESIGNS ART GALLERY, 318 S. First St., Rogers. juliewaitdesigns.com or 631-8706. Nature photography by William Dark through Feb. 29.
MAISON DES TARTES, 481 S. School, Fayetteville. 521-1004. Works by the Fayetteville-four, Golsa Yaghoobi, Robert Andes, MM Kent and John Newman, through December.
WHITE LOTUS SALON, 4750 E. Mission Blvd., Fayetteville. 582-4806. Paintings by Alice Lynn Greenwood through December.
ART EMPORIUM, 2914 N. College, Fayetteville. 521-4141.
ARTFUL SPACES, 266 W. Mountain St., Fayetteville. 582-5554.
ENIGMA, 15 N. Block Ave., Fayetteville. 587-0304.
FLAT ROCK STUDIO, 2002 S. School St. Fayetteville. flatrockclay.com or 521-3181.
FUSION FINE ARTS GALLERY, 109 N. Main St., Bentonville. 273-9278.
HEARTWOOD GALLERY-An Artists Collective. 428 S. Government St., Fayetteville. 444-0888.
POOR RICHARD’S ART & THE RABBITS LAIR, 116 S. First St., Rogers. poorrichardsart.com or 636-0417.
TERRA STUDIOS, 12103 Hazel Valley Road, Durham. 643-3314.
WISHING SPRINGS ARTS AND CRAFTS GALLERY, 8862 W. McNelly Road, Bella Vista. villageartclub.org or 273-1798.
ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER, Ninth and Commerce Streets, Little Rock. arkarts.com or (501)372-4000. 50th Annual Delta Exhibition through Jan. 20. “50/50″ through Jan. 29. 2007 Collectors Show and Sale through Dec. 30.
CLINTON HOUSE MUSEUM, 930 California Drive, Fayetteville. clintonhousemuseum.org or 444-0066.
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. Self-guided road tour, 10-mile hiking trail, Civil War museum and bookstore.
PEEL MANSION MUSEUM AND HISTORIC GARDENS, 400 S. Walton Blvd., Bentonville. 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. “Oklahoma Moderne: The Art and Design of Olinka Hrdy” through Jan. 13.
ROGERS HISTORICAL MUSEUM, 322 S. Second St., Rogers. 621-1154. rogersarkansas.com/museum. “Down a Lazy River: Float Fishing on the White River” through Dec. 2008. “Discovering the Bluff Dwellers” through Sept 2008. “That’s Entertainment: From Vaudeville to Cable TV” through Jan. 2008.
SHILOH MUSEUM, 118 W. Johnson Ave., Springdale. 750-8165. springdaleark.org/shiloh. Exhibits of early life in the Ozarks. Original buildings on the grounds. “Scenes of Boone County Photo Exhibit” Friday through April 25. “Tech-Knowledge-Gee!” through June 8. “Open Season” through Jan. 19. “Ozarks at Play” through today.
SILOAM SPRINGS MUSEUM, 112 N. Maxwell St., 524-4011. “Primitive Tools of Arkansas” through Feb. 2.
“ANNIE” at 7 p.m. Jan. 8-11 and Jan. 13, at 8 p.m. Jan. 12, and at 2 p.m. Jan. 12-13 at the Walton Arts Center, 495 W. Dickson St. in Fayetteville. $17-$47. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
JUGGLING WITH JARED WORKSHOP at 2 p.m. Jan. 12 and 6 p.m. Jan. 15 at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. Free; for teens. faylib.org or 571-2222, ext. 4324.
CHERRY HOLMES, bluegrass, at 7 p.m. Jan. 17 at the Walton Arts Center, 495 W. Dickson St. in Fayetteville. $12-$24. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
ARTIST’S RECEPTION FOR WILLIAM DARK at 5 p.m. Jan. 18 at Julie Wait Designs Art Gallery, 318 S. First St., in Rogers. juliewaitdesigns.com or 631-8706.
PAINT THE TOWN RED BENEFIT for the American Red Cross, featuring music by Molten Lava, at 7 p.m. Jan. 18 at the Fayetteville Town Center. $75; casual attire. nwapaintthetownred.org or 442-6540.
NORTH ARKANSAS SYMPHONY CONCERT at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 19 at the Walton Arts Center, 495 W. Dickson St. in Fayetteville. $28-$40. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
COVER TO COVER ADULT WINTER READING FESTIVAL begins at 2 p.m. Jan. 20 at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. Music by Strange Heroes. 13 week program, prizes; for those 18 and over faylib.org or 571-2222, ext. 4450.
FIND IT AND FUND IT: GRANT SEEKING BASICS AND BEYOND at 10 a.m. Jan. 21 at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. Registration required. faylib.org or 571-2222, ext. 4450.
“BROADWAY ON ICE” with Dorothy Hamil at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 24-25 at the Alma Performing Arts Center, 103 E. Main in Alma. $30-$45. almapac.org or 632-2129.
BEAVER LAKE EAGLE WATCH WEEKEND with cruises at 10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Jan. 25-27 from Rocky Branch Marina. Hosted by UA Professor of Biology Doug James, Morning News Outdoors writer Flip Puttoff, Morning Star Rehabilitation Center’s Lynn Sciumbato and the Belle of the Ozarks Mary Anne Viator and Jim Helt. Reservations required; $7.50-$18. 800-552-3803.
“BIRDS OF PRAY & WILDLIFE REHABILITATION” with Lynn Sciumbato of Morning Star Rehabilitation Center, at 7 p.m. Jan. 26 at the Prairie Creek Steak and Seafood Co. Buffet dinner at 6 p.m.
WORLD FAMOUS LIPIZZANER STALLIONS at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 31 and at 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Feb. 1 at the Pauline Whitaker Animal Science Arena, 1335 W. Knapp in Fayetteville. $17.50-$22.50. uark.edu/depts/dekep/events/lipizzan/lipizzan_details.htm or 800-882-8258.