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Music for Meals — The Elkins Meals on Wheels program is hosting its biggest fundraiser of the year from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Elkins Community Center. Music for Meals will feature performances by Northwest Arkansas bluegrass/country groups White River Junction (pictured), Thorny Creek Ramblers, and Jim Harvery and Jerry Stahl & Kids. Woody of KKIX 104 country music radio station will serve as the emcee. The ticket includes a meal and drink, and proceeds benefit the Elkins Senior Activity & Wellness Center and Meals On Wheels. $10. 643-2741.

Today (8-24) Clint Scrivner — After 5 Bar, Rogers. Kassi Moe — Dickson Street Pub, Fayetteville. Rick Atha — Foghorn’s on Green Acres, Fayetteville. Tom Bryant — Foghorn’s on W. 15th, Fayetteville. Pinetop Renegade — Foghorn’s, Rogers. Caleb Martin — Foghorn’s, Springdale. Ray Wylie Hubbard — 9 p.m., George’s Majestic Lounge, Fayetteville. $20. Voxana —…

‘Lettuce’ Fill Your Senses

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The Fayetteville Roots Festival returns with expanded culinary programming and partnerships for its eighth year.

For seven years, organizers of the Fayetteville Roots Festival have adeptly demonstrated how a successful festival can come together with equal parts music, food and free community programming. Each pillar has continued growing and expanding its economic impact with each passing year. For Roots’ eighth year, though, even people who have watched the festival’s growth…

8 Days a Week

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Thursday (8/24) Author Talk — With Talya Tate Boerner, author of “The Accidental Salvation of Gracie Lee,” 5:30 p.m., Boone County Library in Harrison. Free. 870-741-5913. Opening Reception — For “Atmospheric Abstracts, Taking a Twisted Turn,” artworks by Jaquita Ball, 6-8 p.m., The Gallery at Midtown Associates in Bentonville. The exhibit is on show through…

Fall In To Fun

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Elise Hallof, a teaching artist with Trike Theatre, leads campers in an improv exercise called 'Night at the Museum' on Monday July 11, 2016 during Camp Trike Theatre: Improv & Comedy at the Bentonville Community Center. The campers will present a short comedy performance for their families on Friday at the conclusion of the five-day camp. Trike Theatre will also present Camp Trike Theatre: Broadway, with a focus on scripted theater and basic actinic skills, on July 25-29 a the community center.

Arts centers offer creativity, opportunity Fall may mean back to school, but it’s also time for students to return to creative pursuits at area arts centers. Here are some of the autumn offerings: FAYETTEVILLE Arts Live Theatre 818 N. Sang Ave 521-4932 artslivetheatre.com All classes are Sept. 18-Nov. 16. Create-A-Play — Treasure Trunk Theatre, 5-5:45…