CREATOR OF ARTIFICIAL FRUIT — May 17, noon at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History in Springdale. Toinette Madison will discuss Lizzie Rubart Gibson who “was drawn to Northwest Arkansas during the heyday of the region’s fruit industry in the early 1900s and lived for several years in the Boone County community of Batavia, where she created and sold artificial fruit until her death in 1927. For more information visit shilohmuseum.org or call 750-8165
EMMA AVENUE PHOTO EXHIBIT — Opens May 16, on display until Dec. 9 at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History in Springdale. For more information visit shilohmuseum.org or call 750-8165
MILL STREET MARKET — May 14 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 — Every Monday, 7 p.m. at Black Apple Crossing in Springdale. https://www.facebook.com/Black-Apple-Crossing
STAGE AND SCREEN
THE WAY BACK HOME — May 14, 2 and 4 p.m. at Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. More info at WaltonArtsCenter.org
THE DINGDONG — May 10 thru June 4 at Theatre Squared in Fayetteville. For schedule, tickets, and more info visit Theatre2.org
COMEDIANS NWA: OPEN MIC COMEDY — May 11 and 18, 9 p.m. at Nomads Music Lounge in Fayetteville. More info at https://www.facebook.com/nomadsmusiclounge/
MUSEUM STORYTIME — May 13, 10:30 a.m., at the Museum of Native American History in Bentonville. Museum Storytimes are geared towards preschoolers but great for all ages. This Museum Storytime will feature very Special Guests from the Bentonville Public Library. Free and open to the public. For more information please contact the museum at 479-273-2456 or email@example.com
MYSTERY BOOK CLUB — May 11, 6:30 p.m., at Nightbird Books in Fayetteville. http://www.nightbirdbooks.com
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DOVER QUARTET — May 13, 4 p.m., at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Presented by the Chapel Music Series. Tickets and more info at WaltonArtsCenter.org
TRAVIS SCOTT W/KALID — May 13, 8 p.m., at the AMP in Rogers. ArkansasMusicPavilion.com
THE SEAMUS EGAN PROJECT — May 16, 6:30 p.m., at Walton Arts Center. Presented by the Chapel Music Series. Tickets and more info at WaltonArtsCenter.org
CLAIRE LYNCH BAND — May 11, 6:30 p.m., at Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. Presented by the Chapel Music Series.
*****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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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.
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 – 7 p.m. $10,
RETRO THURSDAYS – Swing, Line Dancing, etc – 7 p.m. $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************
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, 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 — May 13, 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 Agri Park in Fayetteville. Local Amtgard LARP chapter. No fees. Must be over 16 years to play. Amtgard-eh.com, aMcKaskle@gmail.com or 337-940-2689.
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
CARROLL COUNTY PHOTO EXHIBIT — Decenber 12 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 Ark. 16 at 12103 Hazel Valley Road. TerraStudios.com or 643-3185.
ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER — Ninth and Commerce streets, Little Rock. ArkArts.com or 501-372-4000
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 238-4671
MUSEUM 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.
KIDZ BOP KIDS — May 21, 5 p.m., at the AMP in Rogers. ArkansasMusicPavilion.com
GARRISON KEILLOR: JUST PASSING THROUGH — May 25, 7 p.m., at Walton Arts Center. Tickets and more info at WaltonArtsCenter.org
TRAIN — May 22, 7 p.m., at the AMP in Rogers. With Oar and Natasha Bedingfield. ArkansasMusicPavilion.com