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Summer Is Season For Studying Fun

Washington County nonprofits offer wealth of opportunities LARA JO HIGHTOWER lhightower@nwadg.com Summer approaches, but do not fear, parents: Northwest Arkansas organizations are more than up for the challenge of helping

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Kids Play Free At Fritz’s

BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com Three foster families — with six or seven children total — were enjoying a fun day out at Fritz’s Adventure in Branson earlier this year. Imagine their

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Watch And Learn

Juggling festival hits new heights in Eureka LARA JO HIGHTOWER lhightower@nwadg.com Galen Harp is passionate about juggling. Though he didn’t officially discover juggling until he was an adult, the co-founder

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‘Choose Love’

Theater companies create treats for children LARA JO HIGHTOWER lhightower@nwadg.com ‘Turning Red: Learning to Choose Love’ It is difficult to imagine a better model for forgiveness and compassion than Fayetteville

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ACO Springs In To Song

Chorale sings something for everyone LARA JO HIGHTOWER lhightower@nwadg.com For Arts Center of the Ozarks Chorale director Denice Parkhurst, a love of music includes sharing that love — so when

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Dancing With The Diabolo

Unique skill brings juggler to Festival of Wonder BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com Born into a family of acrobats in the Czech Republic, it didn’t take long before Maria Wolf realized she

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Magical, Marvelous, Mysterious

Festival of Wonder designed to defy expectations BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com Silver Dollar City calls it the Festival of Wonder, but Rex Burdette, one of the creative minds behind it, might

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Aca-Awesome

Youth add voices to local a cappella scene JOCELYN MURPHY jmurphy@nwadg.com What do you call the very first youth a cappella group in Springdale? AcaPeeps, according to the Springdale students

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Trike Takes Flight

‘Balloonacy’ helps lift little learners LARA JO HIGHTOWER lhightower@nwadg.com When Trike Theatre presents “Balloonacy” as part of its Little Trike Series, the story will be told through physicality, not words.

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Take A (Spring) Break

Daytrips let families get away from it all LARA JO HIGHTOWER lhightower@nwadg.com Not everyone can pick up and go to the beach for spring break — but if you can