THE FIRST ANNUAL NWA VOLUNTEER POP-UP — April 22nd, 1-5 p.m. at Wilson Park in Fayetteville. Hosted by the NWA Peace Coalition. Learn more about getting involved with local organizations in our community. Booths, fun activities, and more.
EARTH DAY CELEBRATION — April 22, from 10 a.m. to noon on First Street in Eureka Springs. Please contact Glenna Booth, 479 253-9703 for more information.
BUTTERFLY GARDENS — April 22, 1 p.m. at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History in Springdale. Presented by members of Springdale for Monarchs, a community group dedicated to saving the monarch buttefly. For more information call 750-8165 or visit ShilohMuseum.org
PURR CATFE OPEN HOUSE — April 22, 12-6 p.m. at Purr Catfe in Fayetteville. facebook.com/purrnwa
MILL STREET MARKET — April 23 on Mill Street in Springdale. Farm products, crafts, and baked goods, handmade products, pastries, and cookies also treats for the family pet.
MONDAY NIGHT TRIVIA — Monday nights at Black Apple Crossing in Springdale. https://www.facebook.com/Black-Apple-Crossing
STAGE AND SCREEN
NASTY WOMEN COMEDY NIGHT — April 22, 7-9 p.m. at Stage Eighteen in Fayetteville. Sets by Laura Weiderhaft, Rachel Runder, Stef Bright, Caroline Ezell, Kaia Hodo. $5 at the door; benefits the NWA Center for Sexual Assault.
STAND-UP/STAY-UP COMEDY SHOW — April 22, 8-10 p.m. at Black Apple Crossing in Springdale. https://www.facebook.com/Black-Apple-Crossing
THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG — April 18-23 at Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. For showtimes, tickets, and more info, visit WaltonArtsCenter.org
COMEDIANS NWA: OPEN MIC COMEDY — April 20th and 27th, 9 p.m. at Nomads Music Lounge in Fayetteville. More info at https://www.facebook.com/nomadsmusiclounge/
GARY GUINN READING & BOOKSIGNING — April 22, 1 p.m. at Nightbird Books in Fayetteville.
SCIENCE FICTION BOOK CLUB — April 24, 6:45 p.m. at Nightbird Books in Fayetteville.
STEVE YATES READING & BOOKSIGNING — April 27, 7:30 p.m. at Nightbird Books in Fayetteville.
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MARCIA BALL — April 20, 7:30 p.m. at Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. For tickets and more info visit WaltonArtsCenter.org
ORIN ETKIN’S TIMBALOOLOO — April 27, 6 p.m. at Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. For tickets and more info visit WaltonArtsCenter.org
*****STANDING MUSIC LISTINGS********
PICKIN’ ON THE SQUARE — 6 p.m. Fridays April through October in Bentonville. Moves to Dave Peel Park during First Fridays. Meets 5 to 11 p.m. Fridays October through April at the Downtown Activity Center, 215 SW A St. No meeting Friday after Thanksgiving, Christmas or New Year’s Day. DowntownBentonville.org.
WEST AFRICAN DANCE AND DRUM CLASSES — Led by Angelo Yao of Afrique Aya. Mondays Dun Dun class 8 to 9:30 p.m. Thursdays Drum Class 6 to 7 p.m. and Dance class from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Saturdays Dance class 10:30 a.m. to noon. $13 drop-ins, $40/month for 1 class a week, $60/month for two a week and $75/month for three classes a week. Karas Healthcare Studio, 1041 North Garland Ave. Fayetteville. http://bit.ly/AfriqueAya
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DANCE WITH LILIETH — Bellydancing classes available, Tuesdays 7:30-8:30 p.m. in Fayetteville. More info at DancewithLileith.com
STUDIO LEILANI ART MENTORSHIP PROGRAM — Summer Art Camp enrollment now available for ages 7-13 at Studio Leilani for June and July, 254 N. Olive Ave. in Fayetteville. Registration is limited to 8 per class, first come first serve. $200 camp fee. Register at StudioLeilani.com or 442-4396.
WEST AFRICAN DRUMMING CLASS — 6 p.m., and DANCE CLASS — 7 p.m. Thursdays at the Washington Elementary School Gym, and BEGINNER’S DANCE CLASS — 11 a.m.Saturdays at Trailside Yoga, 600 W. Center St. in Fayetteville. With Angelo Yao. $13-$60. AfriqueAya.org or 363-6262.
SALSA AND LATIN DANCE LESSONS — 9 p.m. Fridays, TANGO TUESDAYS – 7pm $10,
RETRO THURSDAYS – Swing, Line Dancing, etc – 7pm $10 and SWING DANCE LESSONS —7 p.m. Tuesdays at Teatro Scarpino, 329 N. West Ave. in Fayetteville. $10, includes dancing from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. on Fridays. Scarpino.com or 966-7363, or 879-1655.
MIND, BODY, SPIRIT
*******Standing MBS Events************
COURSE IN MIRACLES — Mondays, 7 p.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Fayetteville. All are welcome. For more information contact Antoinette at 479-751-5592.
BUDDHIST MEDITATION AND SPIRITUAL SUPPORT GROUP —7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Arkansas Yoga Center, 1949 Green Acres in Fayetteville. Free, open to all. ArYoga.com.
HEALING ENERGY SHARE —1 p.m. third Sunday of the month, HEALING CIRCLE MEDITATION — 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Ozark Research Institute, 744 W. Skelton St. in Fayetteville. Free. OzarkResearch.org or 582-9197.
FAYETTEVILLE QUAKERS — 9:30 to 10:45 a.m. Sundays followed by a social hour, and MEETING FOR HEALING — 1 p.m. Fridays at the Omni Center in Fayetteville. Open to the public. FayettevilleFriends.org or 888-909-1110.
QIGONG OF THE OZARKS PRACTICE GROUP — 6 p.m. Mondays at Unity of Fayetteville, 4880 W. Wedington Drive. With Rick Blough. 313-3269.
YOGA CLASS — 6 p.m. Mondays at the Fayetteville Public Library. Beginning and intermediate Hatha style taught by a team of volunteer yoga instructors. For adults. Free. faylib.org or 856-7000.
ROOTED VISION HEALING DRUMS — 1 to 5 p.m. first Sunday of the month at the Omni Center in Fayetteville. OmniCenter.org.
FITNESS CLASSES — available at the Jones Center in Springdale. Indoor and outdoor walking tracks and trails, and the Fitness Center has weights and equipment for use. Fees vary. TheJonesCenter.net or 757-4106.
COUNTRY YOUR WAY: MUSIC AND DANCE — Every 3rd and 4th Tuesday of every month at the Senior Center in Springdale, 7 p.m. Admission is free, snacks available, all ages are welcome.
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BINGO — 10 a.m. Thursdays, MEXICAN TRAIN DOMINOS — 1 p.m. Thursdays, KNIGHT SHIFT BAND — 9:30 a.m. Fridays, BRIDGE — noon Fridays, QIGONG — 2 p.m. Fridays, CARDIO CIRCUIT — 9:15 a.m. Mondays and Fridays, WATER COLORS — 10 a.m. Mondays and 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays, SWING DANCING — 1 p.m. Mondays, FUN TO BE FIT — 9 a.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays, ACRYLIC PAINTING — 10 a.m. Tuesdays, USE IT OR LOSE IT — 11 a.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays, and TULARE DUST BAND — 5:30 p.m. second Tuesday each month, CANASTA, BEAN BAG BASEBALL, AND WII BOWLING — 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, at the Fayetteville Senior Activity and Wellness Center, 945 S. College Ave. Also Yoga, Stretching, Drumming Circle, Pilates, Silver Sneakers classes, and Exercise with Gail Maxwell Mondays through Fridays. 571-2920.
BINGO —9:30 a.m. Thursdays, BEAN BAG BASEBALL — 10 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, MEXICAN TRAIN DOMINOS — noon Mondays, PITCH — noon Tuesdays and Thursdays, LINE DANCING — 12:30 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays, MOVE WITH BALANCE — 1 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays, PEPPI — 1:30 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays, WALK WITH EASE — 8:30 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays; AF EXERCISE — noon Wednesdays and Fridays, SUPER NOGGIN — 10:30 a.m. Mondays, MUSIC — 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays, GOSPEL SING — 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays at the Farmington Senior Activity Center, 340 W. Main St. 267-5709.
FARMERS MARKET ON THE SQUARE — April 22, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the square in Fayetteville. For more info visit FayettevilleFarmersMarket.org
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RAZORHILLS — 4 p.m. Sundays at the Agri Park in Fayetteville. Local Amtgard LARP chapter. No fees. Must be over 16 years to play. Amtgard-eh.com, aMcKaskle@gmail.com or337-940-2689.
GREEN FORK FARMERS’ MARKET — 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesdays at Nightbird Books in Fayetteville. NightbirdBooks.com or 443-2080.
AUDITIONS, ENTRIES, VOLUNTEERS
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FRESH MEAT ROLLER DERBY BOOT CAMP — 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Sundays at the Starlight Skatium, 612 N. College Ave. in Fayetteville. Skaters, referees, and pencil pushers needed. All levels welcome. $5. nwaRollerDerby.com or 501-615-3548
“LUMINOUS” – NEW WORKS BY CINDY ARSAGA — On display through the month of April at Arsaga’s at the Depot in Fayetteville.
CARROLL COUNTY PHOTO EXHIBIT — December 12th through May 2017 at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History in Springdale. For more information, call 750-8165 or visit shilohmuseum.org.
ARTS CENTER OF THE OZARKS — 214 S. Main St., Springdale. acOzarks.org or 751-5441.
FAYETTEVILLE UNDERGROUND — 101 W. Mountain, Ste. 222, Fayetteville. Open 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday, and noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday. Local non-profit supporting area artists and encouraging education and public engagement in the arts. FayettevilleUnderground.com or 871-2722.
HEARTWOOD GALLERY — An Artists’ Collective. 428 S. Government St., Fayetteville. 444-0888. Jewelry, pottery, glass, handmade books, textiles, sculpture, photography, paintings, drawings, mixed media, music CDs, wood turnings. More than 30 local artists.
TERRA STUDIOS, MUSE GALLERY AND COFFEEHOUSE — Free admission. Experience a wonderland of art. Explore the 10-acre art park with sculptures, fountains, murals and a stone labyrinth. Watch glassblowers make the world-famous Bluebird of Happiness. Enjoy treats in the coffee house. Visit the gallery representing more than 70 local artists. Wonderful handmade gifts. Music at Terra 1 to 4 p.m. in the gallery every Sunday. Find us on Facebook for news, events, and music listings. Check out the new event center for your special gathering. Open daily, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., 13 miles east of Fayetteville off Arkansas 16 at 12103 Hazel Valley Road. TerraStudios.com or 643-3185.
ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER — Ninth and Commerce streets, Little Rock. ArkArts.com or501-372-4000
CLINTON HOUSE MUSEUM — 930 W. Clinton Drive, Fayetteville. $8 admission. ClintonHouseMuseum.org or 877-BIL-N-HILL.
CRYSTAL BRIDGES MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART — 600 Museum Way, Bentonville. CrystalBridges.org or 418-5700.
FORT SMITH REGIONAL ART MUSEUM — 1601 Rogers Ave., Fort Smith. fsram.org or 784-2787
ILLINOIS RIVER WATERSHED LEARNING CENTER — 221 W. Main St., Cave Springs. Irwp.org or 238-4671MUSEUM OF NATIVE AMERICAN HISTORY — 202 S.W. O St., Bentonville. monah.com or 273-2456. Free self guided audio tours of Paleo, Archaic, Woodland, Mississippian and tribal artifacts.
ROGERS HISTORICAL MUSEUM — 322 S. Second St., Rogers. RogersArkansas.com/Museum or 621-1154. “
SHILOH MUSEUM — 118 W. Johnson Ave., Springdale. ShilohMuseum.org or 750-8165. Exhibits of early life in the Ozarks. Original buildings on the grounds.
UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS FINE ARTS CENTER GALLERY — Fayetteville.Art.uArk.edu/FineArtsGallery or 575-7987. “18 Verticals, 70 Horizontals” sculpture on the southeast lawn through 2017.
WALTON ARTS CENTER — 495 W. Dickson St., Fayetteville. WaltonArtsCenter.org or 443-5600.
THE MOON’S A BALLOON — April 28, 7 p.m. at Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. Presented by Patch Theatre Company. For tickets and more info visit WaltonArtsCenter.org
DOGWOOD 5K RUN — April 29, 8 a.m. in Siloam Springs. For schedule and more info visit http://www.siloamsprings.com/Calendar.aspx?EID=539
“MUSIC OF THE STAGE” — April 29, 3 p.m. at the Farmington Performing Arts Center. Performed by the Arkansas Winds Community Concert Band. More info at ArkansasWinds.org