ART ALLIANCE COMPETITIVE SHOW at 8 a.m. Saturday at John Brown University in Siloam Springs. Luncheon, demonstration, and one-day competition. $20-$35 entry fee. sagercreekartscenter.com or 524-4000.
BRENDA MOOSSY BENEFIT AND TRIBUTE at 2 p.m. Saturday at Nature’s Water, 275 Huntsville Rd. in Fayetteville. Silent auction, poetry reading, music and food. 582-2393.
ST. PADDY’S DAY PARADE at 2 p.m. Saturday at Spring and Main Streets in Eureka Springs. ParadeUreeka.org or 981-9551.
MOXIE MAMAS TOTALLY 80’S DANCE PARTY at 10 p.m. Saturday at the OPO at Urban Table, 1 W. Center St., in Fayetteville. $10; with DJ Anthony Bale and DJ Spiff; benefits Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure. 935-4646.
JONES JUGGLEFEST March 20-22 at the Jones Center for Families, 922 E. Emma Ave. in Springdale. Free. jonesnet.org or 756-8090.
HUMANITARIAN AWARDS AND CULTURAL CELEBRATION HONORING BECKY PANEITZ, LATRICE WATKINS, JIM MIRANDA AND THE BRIAN BUELL FAMILY, at 6:30 p.m. March 20 at the Walton Arts Center, 495 W. Dickson St. in Fayetteville. $75. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
STAGE & SCREEN
PASSPORT TO ADVENTURE TRAVEL FILM SERIES: “EXPLORING COSTA RICA” at 2 p.m. today at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. $8-$15. artscenteroftheozarks.org or 751-5441.
KING LEAR at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and at 2 p.m. Sunday at the White Auditorium on NWACC Campus. $6-$8 at the door; $1 off with canned good donation. 619-4126.
PLAN 9 FROM OUTERSPACE: THE MUSICAL at 10 p.m. Friday and 8 p.m. Saturday at UA’s Kimpel Hall Black Box Theatre in Fayetteville. Free. 817-253-9544.
FAMILY FLICKS: “MARY POPPINS” at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Jones Center for Families, 922 E. Emma Ave. in Springdale. Free; Next week: “THE GREATEST GAME EVER PLAYED”. jonesnet.org or 756-8090.
MCCAFFERTY IRISH DANCERS at 5 p.m. Monday at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. faylib.org or 571-2222, ext. 4370.
BASEBALL MOVIE MARATHON: THE ROOKIE (G) at 1 p.m. Wednesday, THE SANDLOT (PG) at 1 p.m. March 20 , and BAD NEWS BEARS (PG) at 1 p.m. March 21 at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. For elementary ages and families. faylib.org or 571-2222, ext. 4370.
BEYOND WORDS at 8 p.m. Friday at Arsaga’s, 1862 N. Crossover Road, in Fayetteville. Featuring Megha Morganfield. arsagas.com or 527-0690.
TELLERS OF TALES STORYTELLING GROUP at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, 118 W. Johnson Ave., in Springdale. 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. womenhowl.blogspot.com or 443-2080.
BROWN BAG BOOK GROUP at noon Monday at Nightbird Books, 557 S. School Ave., No. 103 in Fayetteville. nightbirdbooks.com or 443-2080.
ARKANSAS PLAYWRIGHT’S WORKSHOP at 6 p.m. Mondays at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. Free; doesn’t meet 2nd Monday of the month. faylib.org or 582-4448.
LUNCH SERIES: ARTIST CHARLES BANKS WILSON at noon Wednesday at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. Bring your lunch. faylib.org or 571-2222, ext. 4450.
“MYTHS, LEGENDS, AND THE NITTY GRITTY” ON THE ARCHEOLOGY OF THE DRENNEN-SCOTT HOUSE IN VAN BUREN, WITH TIM MULVIHILL, AN ARKANSAS ARCHEOLOGICAL SURVEY ARCHEOLOGIST, AND TOM WING, UA FORT SMITH HISTORY PROFESSOR, at noon Wednesday at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, 118 W. Johnson Ave., in Springdale. Bring a sack lunch. springdaleark.org/shiloh or 750-8165.
COVER TO COVER: BRITISH BOOM IN SCIENCE WITH KEITH BOOKER AND SANDY RANKIN at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. faylib.org or 571-2222, ext. 4450.
POETLUCK at 6:30 p.m. March 20 at Writer’s Colony at Dairy Hollow, 515 Spring St. in Eureka Springs. Bring a dish to share. writerscolony.org or 253-7444.
CHAMBER SINGERS AND VOCAL JAZZ ENSEMBLE at 7:30 p.m. today at the University of Arkansas Fine Arts Concert Hall. Free. 575-4701.
BRENTWOOD BLUEGRASS at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Brentwood Community Building. $3. South of Fayetteville on U.S. 71. 839-2119.
NORTH ARKANSAS SYMPHONY CONCERT: A STAR FILLED NIGHT! at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Walton Arts Center, 495 W. Dickson St. in Fayetteville. $28-$40; Guest conductor Gudni Emilsson and guest violinist Shannon Lee, violin. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
ARSAGA’S SONGWRITER CIRCLE at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Arsaga’s, 1582 Crossover, Ste. 2 in Fayetteville. arsagas.com or 527-0690.
ADVANCED THROWING TECHNIQUES WITH RANDY BRODNAX through Saturday and Raku Bonus Workshop Saturday at Flat Rock Clay, 2002 S. School St., Fayetteville. $75-$225. flatrockclay.com or 521-3181.
MEHNDI HENNA ART at 10 a.m. Saturday at Fusion Fine Arts, 109 N. Main St., Bentonville. $25; For children and adults; registration required. fusionartcenter.com or 273-9ART.
BASKET MAKING DEMONSTRATION WITH MARGARET ALTER at 10 a.m. Saturday at Poor Richard’s Art, 116 S. First St. in Rogers. poorrichardsart.com or 636-0417.
AMERICAN INDIAN GENEALOGY WORKSHOP WITH KATHY HUBER OF THE GENEALOGY CENTER IN TULSA at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. Registration required; space limited. faylib.org or 571-2222, ext. 4450.
ACRYLIC MIXED MEDIA WITH SEAN FITZGIBBON at 1 p.m. Saturday at Fusion Fine Arts, 109 N. Main St., Bentonville. $125; registration required. fusionartcenter.com or 273-9ART.
ADULT CPR TRAINING FOR THE LAYPERSON at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday or May 22 at the Schmieding Center, 2422 N. Thompson in Springdale. $35; registration required. schmiedingcenter.org or 751-3043.
AUTISM SYMPOSIUM WITH DAVID AND TAYLOR CROWE AND BRENDA SMITH MYLES March 27-28 at the Center for Continuing Education on the Square in Fayetteville. $50-$140; includes lunch. Registration requested. cied.uark.edu/autism.htm.
ROGERS ORGANIC GARDEN CLUB at 7 p.m. March 20 at Peace Lutheran Church in Rogers. 631-2945.
NATIONAL RAILWAY HISTORICAL SOCIETY’S BOSTON MOUNTAIN CHAPTER at 7 p.m. March 20 at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, 118 W. Johnson Ave., in Springdale. springdaleark.org/shiloh or 750-8165
HAND-BUILDING CLAY CLASS at 7 p.m. Thursdays through May at the Citizens Bank Gallery, 116 E. Buchanan, in Prairie Grove. $90 per month; for adults. 846-0899.
JONES CENTER JUGGLING CLUB at 5:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Jones Center for Families, 922 E. Emma Ave. in Springdale. Beginners welcome. 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.
FINDING YOUR VOICE WITH DARLENE at 7 p.m. Mondays at Nature’s Water, 275 E. Huntsville Rd. in Fayetteville. $10 per class; through March 31. myspace.com/moteldarlene or 521-1898.
MORE FOR YOUR MONDAYS WORKSHOPS at 7 p.m. Monday at Community Access Television, 101 W. Rock St. in Fayetteville. Free; no registration needed. 444-3433.
FAYETTEVILLE INTERNATIONAL FOLK DANCERS at 7 p.m. Tuesdays at Trinity United Methodist Church. 756-3298.
MIND, BODY, SPIRIT
SOMETHING TO CRY ABOUT: THE BENEFITS OF TEARS WITH CAROLYN WHEELER at 1:30 p.m. today at the Schmieding Center, 2422 N. Thompson in Springdale. Free. schmiedingcenter.org or 751-3043.
“HOW I SURVIVED ATTENTION DEFICIT DISORDER” BY NICHOLAS ZAJAC at noon Friday at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. With the School of Metaphysics. faylib.org or 571-2222.
BUDDHIST MEDITATION 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.
JONES CENTER 5K FAMILY RUN & 1-MILE FUN WALK at 7 a.m. Saturday at the Jones Center for Families, 922 E. Emma Ave. in Springdale. Free; register online or day of event. jonesnet.org or 756-8090.
SPRING BREAK CIRCUS CAMP WITH THEATRE SQUARED AND 7 FINGERS at 9 a.m. Monday through March 21 at the Walton Arts Center, 495 W. Dickson St. in Fayetteville. $99-$150; For K-12. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
SPRING BREAK CLASSES at 9:30 a.m. Monday through March 20 at the Northwest Arkansas Community Creative Center at Nadine Baum Studios at 505 W. Spring St. in Fayetteville. $95; March 17-20. Times and ages vary. Wheel, Hand Building, Bugs in a Box, Crazy for Art, and Painting Up a Storm. nwaccc.org or 927-2591.
SPRING BREAK EVENTS AT THE JONES CENTER: HARRY POTTER MOVIE FEST Monday, INTERACTIVE VIDEO GAMES Tuesday, BOARD GAMES Wednesday, POOL AND PINGPONG TOURNAMENTS March 20, MOVIE AND PIZZA at 6 p.m. March 21, BOOGIE KARAOKE ON THE WII March 22, and OPEN REC at 1 p.m. March 23, at the Jones Center for Families, 922 E. Emma Ave. in Springdale. Free; for ages 13-18. jonesnet.org or 756-8090, ext. 214.
GWENDOLYN AND THE GOODTIME GANG at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Monday at the Jones Center for Families, 922 E. Emma Ave. in Springdale. Free. jonesnet.org or 756-8090.
SPRING BREAK READER’S THEATRE CAMP WITH JULES TAYLOR at 2 p.m. Monday at Arts Live Theatre, 1378 N. College in the Evelyn Hills Shopping Center in Fayetteville. $100; registration required; for ages 8-13. artslivetheatre.com or 521-4932.
MULTIMEDIA ART CLASSES at 3:30 p.m. Mondays through May at the Citizens Bank Gallery, 116 E. Buchanan, in Prairie Grove. $90 per month, includes snack and materials. 846-0899.
SPRING BREAK DAYTIME LOCK-IN at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. $10; registration required faylib.org or 571-2222, ext. 4370.
PIRATE NIGHT FOR TEENS at 4:15 p.m. Wednesday at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. For grades 6-12; costumes encouraged; songs and food. faylib.org or 571-2222, ext. 4324.
ROGER DAY AND THE MOSQUITO BURRITO BROTHERS at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. March 20 at the Jones Center for Families, 922 E. Emma Ave. in Springdale. Free. jonesnet.org or 756-8090.
TEEN KNITTING GROUP at 5 p.m. March 20 at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. faylib.org or 571-2222.
BRAIN TEASERS CLUB at 10 a.m. today at the Schmieding Center, 2422 N. Thompson in Springdale. 751-3043.
LUNCH AND DANCE at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Jones Center, 922 E. Emma Ave. in Springdale. Free. jonesnet.org or 756-8090, ext. 109.
SIT AND BE FIT EXERCISE PROGRAM at 10 a.m. Thursdays at the Jones Center, 922 E. Emma Ave. in Springdale. Free. jonesnet.org or 756-8090, ext. 109.
BINGO at 10 a.m. and MAHJONG at 12:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Fayetteville Senior Center, 945 S. College. 571-2920.
CERAMICS at 9 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and 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.
BASIC DRAWING at 10:30 a.m. Mondays and 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
DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES FOR THE SIX WORD MEMOIRS due by 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Nightbird Books, 557 S. School Ave., in Fayetteville. No email submission; $30 gift card for winner. nightbirdbooks.com or 443-2080.
ENTRIES FOR THE ANNUAL OLIVER W. BROWNING POETRY COMPETITION due Aug. 1 to Indian Bay Press, 1 W. Mountain St. in Fayetteville, or their website. See website for requirements. IndianBayPress.com or 444-9323.
AUDITIONS FOR “THE FOREIGNER” at 7 p.m. April 14-15 at the Rogers Little Theater, 116 S. Second St. in Rogers. RogersLittleTheater.com or 631-8988.
ARSAGA’S, 1582 Crossover, Ste. 2 in Fayetteville. arsagas.org or 527-0690. Works by Nathan Beatty through March.
ARTS CENTER OF THE OZARKS, 214 S. Main St., Springdale. artscenteroftheozarks.org 751-5441. “Celebrate Art” through Saturday.
DDP GALLERY, 7 E. Mountain St. Fayetteville. ddpgallery.com or 442-0001. “Crafting Content” with UA Ceramics Department through Saturday.
JULIE WAIT DESIGNS ART GALLERY, 318 S. First St., Rogers. juliewaitdesigns.com or 631-8706. Works by Vicki Ross through April 25.
PHOTOGRAPHIC SOCIETY OF NORTHWEST ARKANSAS (PSNWA), 101 Mill, Springdale. 799-9291. Photos by Diana Michelle Hausam through March.
ROGERS LITTLE THEATER, 116 S. Second St., in Rogers. RogersLittleTheater.com or 631-8988. Wood turnings by Kip Powers and Harold Stoner, and Paintings by Betty Julian through March 25.
ROGERS PUBLIC LIBRARY, 711 S. Dixieland Rd., Rogers. library.rpl.lib.ar.us or 621-1152. Doug Field’s Vinyl Record and History exhibit through March.
UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS FINE ARTS CENTER GALLERY, Fayetteville. 575-7987. “Private Property” by Bethany Springer and Tom Hapgood through Wednesday.
YOUTHCAN! COMMUNITY IMAGINATION STUDIO, 818 N. Sang Ave. in Fayetteville. youthcaninc.org or 442-8585. “Art is in the Air” K-12 student contest finalists through March 20.
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 SPRING ARTS AND CRAFTS GALLERY, 8862 W. McNelly Road, Bella Vista. villageartclub.org or 273-1798.
ARKANSAS AIR MUSEUM, Drake Field, 4290 S. School Ave., Fayetteville. 521-4947. Aircraft from all eras of aviation history.
ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER, Ninth and Commerce Streets, Little Rock. arkarts.com or (501)372-4000. “Jean Flint: Interior Forms” through May 4. “Young Arkansas Artists Exhibition” through April 20. “Innovation and Change: Great Ceramics from the Permanent Collection of the Ceramics Research Center, Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ” through March 30. Senior Exhibit through March.
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.
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. “American Red Cross: Celebrating Ninety Years of Saving Lives in Northwest Arkansas” Saturday through April 12. “That’s Entertainment!” through Saturday.
SHILOH MUSEUM, 118 W. Johnson Ave., Springdale. 750-8165. springdaleark.org/shiloh. Exhibits of early life in the Ozarks. Original buildings on the grounds. “Play Ball!” through July 26. “Tech-Knowledge-Gee!” through June 8. “Scenes of Boone County Photo Exhibit” through April 25.
SILOAM SPRINGS MUSEUM, 112 N. Maxwell St., 524-4011.
UA’s TIBETAN FILM SERIES: “THE TIBETAN BOOK OF THE DEAD” at 7 p.m. March 27 at Giffels Auditorium in Fayetteville. Free. 575-2509.
FAT CAT AWARDS CEREMONY FUNDRAISER at 6 p.m. March 28 at the Community Access Television Studio, 101 W. Rock St. in Fayetteville. $25-$30. 444-3433.
TRACES BY THE 7 FINGERS at 8 p.m. March 28-29 and at 2 p.m. March 30 at the Walton Arts Center, 495 W. Dickson St. in Fayetteville. $22-$34. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
A NIGHT OF CHANCE: GLITZ, GLAMOUR AND GAMES, BENEFITING THE BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB OF BENTON COUNTY March 29 at the Clarion Hotel in Bentonville. $75-$150. 273-7187.
GARY LEWIS AND THE PLAYBOYS at 8 p.m. March 29 at the Alma Performing Arts Center, 103 E. Main in Alma. $20-$30. almapac.org or 632-2129.
WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH BANQUET HONORING GAY HARP, ANN HENRY, MAURICE MCCLELLAND, MARY ALICE SERAFINI AND ANN SUGG, at 6 p.m. March 31 at the Clarion Inn in Fayetteville. $18; purchase tickets by March 25. 442-8015.
ARKANSAS LITERACY FESTIVAL: A ROARING 20’S STYLE AUTHOR’S PARTY at 7 p.m. April 4, “Let Them Eat Cake” with Chef Roland Mesnier at 12:30 p.m., Food Shelter Story at 3 p.m. April 5 in Little Rock, and lots more. ArkansasLiteracyFestival.org or 501-907-2490.
OZARK MOUNTAIN BIKE FESTIVAL April 5-6 at Devil’s Den State Park in West Fork. Free. arkansasstateparks.com or 761-3325.
LIVING IT GREEN EXPO at 10 a.m. April 5 and at noon April 6 at Pinnacle Hills Promenade in Rogers. Free. Green, sustainable, energy efficient products and services. Music by Shannon Wurst and Cody Russell, Noah Earle, Cindy Woolf and Molly Healey, Jesse Aylock, Brad Helms, and the Fayetteville Funk Ensemble. Also Mini Grand Pix Racing benefiting the Boys and Girls Clubs of Northwest Arkansas at 9 a.m. April 5. livingitgreen.org or 899-6294.
NORTHWEST ARKANSAS HEART GALA BENEFITING THE AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION at 6:30 p.m. April 5 at the John Q. Hammons Center in Rogers. Cocktail chic attire; Music by Memphis Soul Review. $150. 571-6681.
“ON BROADWAY” at 2 p.m. April 6 at Arend Arts Center, 1901 S.E. J St. in Bentonville. $5-$25. 855-9997.
AUD-VILLE MUSIC, COMEDY AND VARIETY SHOW BENEFITING PEOPLE HELPING PEOPLE at 3 p.m. April 6 at the AUD in Eureka Springs. With Anna Horton, Lauren De Meranda, Matt Jones, Mike Bliss & Sons, Effron White, ESH Dancers, Catherine Yoder, Opal Fly, Brandon White, Johnathan Taylor Rose, and Valerie Green. $5-$8. myspace.com/audvilleshow or 253-7788.
LATE-NITE CATECHISM 2 at 7 p.m. April 8-10 and April 13, at 8 p.m. April 11-12 and at 2 p.m. April 12-13 at the Walton Arts Center, 495 W. Dickson St. in Fayetteville. $25. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
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.