8 Days A Week

THURSDAY (7/20)

Communities Under the Canopy — With Shawna Adams of the National History Educational Company, 2 p.m., Bentonville Public Library. For all ages. 271-6816.

“Marriage Is Not for Chickens” — A reading with author Margaret Rutherford, 5:30 p.m., Nightbird Books in Fayetteville. Free; books will be available. drmargaretrutherford.com.

FPL Summer Author Series — With Jeff Shannon, author of “Shadow Patterns: Reflections on Fay Jones and his Architecture,” 6 p.m., Fayetteville Public Library. Free. faylib.org.

Gallery Conversation — Skyspace Sunset with Adult Programs Manager Sara Segerlin, 7:30 p.m., Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville. Free. 657-2335.

Opera in the Ozarks — “Susannah,” 7:30 p.m., Inspiration Point in Eureka Springs. $10-$30. 253-8595.

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FRIDAY (7/21)

NWA Democrat-Gazette/J.T. WAMPLER A scene Tuesday July 12, 2017 during rehearsal for Kiss Me Kate at the Arts Center of the Ozarks in Springdale. The show opened Friday.

NWA Democrat-Gazette/J.T. WAMPLER A scene Tuesday July 12, 2017 during rehearsal for Kiss Me Kate at the Arts Center of the Ozarks in Springdale. The show opened Friday.

Friday Film Fest — “Sing,” noon, Bentonville Public Library. For families. Free. 271-6816.

Craft Squared — “Twisted,” inspired by “Chihuly: In the Gallery and In the Forest,” discover what can be safely melted and twisted into sculptural works of art, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville. $55. 657-2335.

Dive In Movies — “Finding Dory,” 7:15 p.m., Wilson Park Pool in Fayetteville. Free. 442-2641.

Opera in the Ozarks — “Carmen,” 7:30 p.m., Inspiration Point in Eureka Springs. $10-$30. Final performance. 253-8595.

“Kiss Me Kate” — Cole Porter’s 1949 musical telling of “The Taming of the Shrew,” 7:30 p.m. Friday & Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday, Arts Center of the Ozarks in Springdale. $10-$15. 751-5441.

“Steel Magnolias” — Part of the Searcy Summer Dinner Theatre series, 7:30 p.m. today & Saturday, Harding University Ulrey Performing Arts Center in Searcy. $15 show only; $29 with dinner at 6:30 p.m. 501-279-4580.

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SATURDAY (7/22)

One Night With Elvis — Starring Travis Powell, 7 p.m. Saturday, Van Buren Fine Arts Center. $20-$30. 832-312-0074 or email stevemdxelvis@gmail.com.

One Night With Elvis — Starring Travis Powell, 7 p.m. Saturday, Van Buren Fine Arts Center. $20-$30. 832-312-0074 or email stevemdxelvis@gmail.com.

Farmers Market — 7 a.m.-noon, Garrison Avenue in Fort Smith. facebook.com/FSMFarmersMarket.

RAM Saturday — A hands-on exploration of a new medium or type of art, noon-5 p.m., Fort Smith Regional Art Museum. Free. 784-2787.

New Flesh for Old Monsters — A horror writing workshop with Brad Carter, 1 p.m., Fayetteville Public Library. Free. Register at faylib.org.

Dancing in the Park — With Melonlight dance troupe, 3-5 p.m., Basin Spring Park in Eureka Springs. Free. eurekasprings.org.

Crystal Music Festival — 4-8 p.m., Board Camp Crystal Mine in Mena. $10 adults. 243-0771.

One Night With Elvis — Starring Travis Powell, 7 p.m., Van Buren Fine Arts Center. $20-$30. 832-312-0074 or email stevemdxelvis@gmail.com.

August Eclipse Lecture — With Katherine Auld, 7:45 p.m., night viewing, 8:45 p.m., Hobbs State Park near Rogers. Free. 789-5000.

Buckin’ in the Ozarks — Presented by Rodeo of the Ozarks, 8 p.m., Parsons Stadium in Springdale. $5-$35. 877-92RODEO.

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SUNDAY (7/23)

Mountain Street Stage — A summer music series with The Odds, 2 p.m., Fayetteville Public Library. Free. faylib.org.

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MONDAY (7/24)

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TUESDAY (7/25)

Ozark Poets & Writers Collective — With poet and musician Gerald Sloan reading from his new book, “Crossings, A Memoir in Verse,” 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nightbird Books in Fayetteville. Program includes spoken-word open mic, 4-minute limit. Free. Ozarkwriters.wordpress.com

Ozark Poets & Writers Collective — With poet and musician Gerald Sloan reading from his new book, “Crossings, A Memoir in Verse,” 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nightbird Books in Fayetteville. Program includes spoken-word open mic, 4-minute limit. Free. Ozarkwriters.wordpress.com

Farmers Market — 7 a.m.-noon, Garrison Avenue in Fort Smith. facebook.com/FSMFarmersMarket.

Cruiser Night — Bike, eat and drink, 5:30-8 p.m., downtown Eureka Springs. eurekasprings.org.

Free Summer Concert Series — With Leah & the Mojo Doctors, 7 p.m., Botanical Garden of the Ozarks in Fayetteville. Guests are welcome to bring lawn chairs and picnics; local food trucks will also be available. Free admission. 750-2620.

Ozark Poets & Writers Collective — With poet and musician Gerald Sloan reading from his new book, “Crossings, A Memoir in Verse,” 7 p.m., Nightbird Books in Fayetteville. Program includes spoken-word open mic, 4-minute limit. Free. Ozarkwriters.wordpress.com

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WEDNESDAY (7/26)

Let’s LEGO — Design and create with friends, 4 p.m., Bentonville Public Library. For elementary and middle school students. Free. 271-6816.

Build a Better World Architectural Talk — With Jennifer Webb, associate professor of interior design in the Fay Jones School of Architecture at the University of Arkansas, on architectural design and its role in improving cognitive performances, 6 p.m., Fayetteville Public Library. Free. faylib.org.

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THURSDAY (7/27)

Gilcrease on Wheels — Native American culture for fourth graders & U.S. history for fifth graders from the Gilcrease Museum in Tulsa, 11 a.m.-5:45 p.m. Thursday and July 28, Fort Smith Regional Art Museum. Free. 784-2787.

Build a Better World — An interactive reading program with Ronald McDonald, 2 p.m., Bentonville Public Library. Free. 271-6816.

Civil War Roundtable — 7 p.m., Shiloh Museum of Ozark History in downtown Springdale. 750-8165 or shilohmuseum.org.

Gulley Park Concert Series — Arkansauce, 7 p.m., Gulley Park in Fayetteville. Free. fayetteville-ar.gov.

“The Secret Garden” — Opening night gala, 7:30 p.m., Fort Smith Little Theatre. $30. 783-2966.

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JULY 28

Altus Grape Festival — With a street dance, grape stomping & more, Altus City Park. altusgrapefest.com.

Sunset Kayak Tour — Recreational kayaks, paddles and lifejackets will be provided, 8 p.m., Hobbs State Park visitor center near Rogers. $6-$12. Reservations at 789-5000.

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JULY 29

Ozark Wireless Society — 10 a.m., Shiloh Museum of Ozark History in downtown Springdale. 750-8165 or shilohmuseum.org.

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JULY 31

Auditions — For “The Rocky Horror Show,” 7 p.m., Arkansas Public Theatre at the Victory in downtown Rogers. Performances are Sept. 15-Oct. 1. 631-8988.