Twilight Art Walk

All events listed in 8 Days a Week are open to the public. To submit a listing, send to FFW, 203 N. College Ave., Fayetteville, 72701, or fax to 444-7289, at least two weeks prior to event. Submissions are printed as space allows. Photographs and art are also considered.

Special Events

EUREKA SPRINGS BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL: Today, Friday, Saturday and Sunday at Basin Spring Park in Eureka Springs. Watermelon Social Kickoff: 7-9 p.m. today. Music 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 1-3 p.m. Sunday. Rain location is the City Auditorium. Entire event is free. or 253-2586.

TWILIGHT ART WALK & SALE DOG DAYS OF SUMMER: 4-8 p.m. Friday in historic downtown Rogers. Shelter dogs will be available for adoption. Artists’ receptions will be from 6-8 p.m. with Kathy Mayhue and Erin Neal at Poor Richards’ Art and Cheryl Harris at Julie Wait Design Art Gallery. or 936-5487.

WHEELS FOR MEALS HERITAGE POKER RUN: 8 a.m. Saturday from Bill Eddy’s Motorsports, 1205 N. Futrall Drive in Fayetteville. Benefits the Fayetteville and Springdale Meals on Wheels Programs. $25-$30, free T-shirt for first 200 registrants, breakfast and lunch provided. or 751-1521.

ARTISTS’ RECEPTION: For Linda Dian Stair from 1-3 p.m. and for Rob Andes and Golsa Yaghoobi from 6-8 p.m. Aug. 27 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. or 751-5441.


OZARK POETS & WRITERS COLLECTIVE: 7 p.m. Tuesday at Nightbird Books, 205 W. Dickson St. in Fayetteville. Featuring Katy and Matthew Henriksen and an open mic. or 443-2080.

NEW FAYETTEVILLE HIGH SCHOOL ARCHITECTURE DISCUSSION: 2 p.m. Saturday at the Fayetteville Public Library. Drop in Q&A with Fay Jones School of Architecture students. or 856-7000.



CULINARY DEMONSTRATION CLASS: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday and hands-on cooking class 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday with Karen Gros in Eureka Springs. $28-$40. Reservations required.

DANCE LESSONS: West Coast Swing 6:30 and 7:30 p.m. and Salsa 8:30 p.m. Friday at Teatro Scarpino in Fayetteville. With DJ and dancing to follow. $10-$15. or 409-3772.

OZARK WIRELESS SOCIETY: 10 a.m. Saturday at the Shiloh Museum. or 750-8165.

CAREER FAIR & WORKSHOP: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at University of Phoenix-NWA, 903 N. 47th St. in Rogers. Free resume writing and dress for success workshops, job interview opportunities with Walmart, Arvest, Home Depot, Walgreens, Arkansas Support Network and the Arkansas National Guard. 986-0385.

AMATEUR RADIO KLUB OF ARKANSAS NORTHWEST: 7 p.m. Monday at the Northwest Technical Institute in Springdale.

NORTHWEST ARKANSAS GEM AND MINERAL SOCIETY: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the clubhouse in Siloam Springs. 918-422-5867.

GREY GOOSE DINNER & COCKTAILS COOKING CLASS: 7 p.m. Wednesday at Soul Restaurant & Lounge, 3878 N. Crossover Road in Fayetteville. With Chef Brooks. $65. or 442-0800.

QUILT WITH LOLA JENKINS: 6:30 p.m. Aug. 27 at the Holiday Inn in Springdale. $20 or 273-7153.

POTTERY CLASSES: 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays, and 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and 6-9 p.m. Wednesdays at aPotteryStudio, 2002 S. School Ave. in Fayetteville. $79-$95 per month. Saturday Workshops. or 521-3171.

JONES CENTER JUGGLING CLUB: 5:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Jones Center for Families. Beginners welcome. or 756-8090, ext. 518.

TV TECHNOLOGY WORKSHOPS: 6 p.m. Mondays at Community Access Television in Fayetteville. Technological problems demystified; subject matter directed by attendees. Free; no registration needed. 444-3433.

Mind, Body, Spirit

WORDS FROM THUNDER FOR A WORLD IN CRISIS: 6:30 p.m. Friday at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 901 W. Cleveland St. in Fayetteville. With Mary Elizabeth Thunder, human rights advocate, Peace Elder and Nobel Peace nominee. $10 suggested donation.

BUDDHIST MEDITATION: 7:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Arkansas Yoga Center in Fayetteville. 422-6526.

DHARMA TALK: 11 a.m. Sundays at Dramis Hardwood Floors, 2275 S. School Ave. in Fayetteville. With Tibetan Buddhist Monk Ven. Geshe Thupten Dorjee. or 587-8920.

MINDFULNESS MEDITATION: 6:30-8 p.m. Wednesdays at St. Andrews Episcopal Church, 9 Oak St. in Rogers. 616-8043.


ADULT COED KICKBALL: Register through Sept. 4 at the Fayetteville Parks and Recreation Department. All games at Wilson Park. $200 per team. Season starts Sept. 25. 575-8323.

BOAT RENTALS: 7 a.m.-9 p.m. daily through Labor Day at Loch Lomond Marina in Bella Vista. 855-8182.

FAYETTEVILLE FARMERS’ MARKET: 7 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays on the Fayetteville Square. Sunday Market 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Botanical Garden of the Ozarks on Crossover Road. Evening market 4-7 p.m. Thursday nights at the Mill District on the corner of School Avenue and Sixth Street. or 236-2910.

SPRINGDALE FARMERS MARKET: 7 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at the Jones Center for Families. 751-3352.

WEST FORK GARDEN MARKET: 7:30 a.m.-noon Saturdays until frost and 3:30 p.m. to dusk on Wednesdays on the Green on Arkansas 170 and Campbell Road in downtown West Fork. 225-1611.

ROGERS FARMERS MARKET: 7 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays and at 4-7 p.m. Tuesdays at Frisco Park. 636-1743.

Minor Matters

TEEN KNITTING GROUP: 5 p.m. today at the Fayetteville Public Library. With Sarah Jo. or 856-7170.

JUST FOR KIDS COOKING CLASS: Noon Saturday at Soul Restaurant & Lounge, 3878 N. Crossover Road in Fayetteville. $35. or 442-0800.

REGISTER NOW FOR ACTING AND PRODUCTION CLASSES: Sept. 14-Nov. 10 at Arts Live Theatre, 1378 N. College in the Evelyn Hills Shopping Center. For grades K-12. $110-$150. or 521-4932.

FAMILY SATURDAYS: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays at the Northwest Arkansas Community Creative Center in Fayetteville. For ages 4 and older; $10. or 927-2491.


TWILIGHT BLENDERS: 10 a.m. Monday at the Fayetteville Senior Center, 945 S. College Ave. 571-2920.

“HAS ‘ARTHUR’ GOT A HOLD ON YOU?”: Noon Tuesday at Highland Crossings, 1801 Forest Hills Blvd. in Bella Vista and noon Wednesday at the Schmieding Center, 2422 N. Thompson Ave. in Springdale. On arthritis causes, treatments and resources. With Drs. Christopher Dougherty and Rich Walker. Free, reservations required. 800-734-2024.

BINGO: 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Jones Center in Springdale. or 756-8090, ext. 2220.

Auditions, Call For Volunteers, Entries

“THE NUTCRACKER” CHILDREN’S AUDITIONS: Aug. 28 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. Boys 5-13, Girls 7-17. Registration required. Performances Nov. 27-29 with the Aspen Santa Fe Ballet.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR BEAVER LAKE SECCHI DAY: 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Aug. 29 at the East and West Shelters near the Prairie Creek Boat Ramps. Collect water samples, record depths and clarity measurements. Contact Amy Wilson at or 717-3807.

MASHBURN FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP AUDITIONS: 5:30 p.m. Sept. 1. Performing arts scholarships for college students. Applications due Aug. 31. or 582-1936.

“THE HOBBIT” CHILDREN’S AUDITIONS: 6-8:30 p.m. Sept. 1 and 3 at Arts Live Theatre, 1378 N. College Ave. in the Evelyn Hills Shopping Center in Fayetteville. Kids grades 3-12. or 521-4932.

VOLUNTEERS FOR HOPE 2009: Sept. 17 at Jefferson School on S. College Avenue in Fayetteville. An event to help area homeless veterans and persons connect with no-cost programs to get back on their feet. or 871-9297.

“THE BEST CHRISTMAS PAGEANT EVER” AUDITIONS: 1 p.m. Sept. 19 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. or 751-5441.

“BROADWAY BOUND” AUDITIONS: 7 p.m. Sept. 21-22 at the Rogers Little Theater. or 631-8988.

ENTRIES FOR PHOTO CONTEST: Due Sept. 23 at AETN Web site. Open to all ages. Must be a photo taken at an Arkansas State Park between June 1 and Sept. 23.

“IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE” AUDITIONS: 7 p.m. Sept. 29 at the Rogers Little Theater. or 631-8988.


Work by Don Lee is part of the Works on Paper exhibit at the ddp gallery


ANNE KITTRELL ART GALLERY: Arkansas Union, Fayetteville. 575-5255. Campus Fashion Exhibit through Sept. 9.

ARTS CENTER OF THE OZARKS: 214 S. Main St., Springdale. or 751-5441. Works by Linda Dian Stair through Sept. 13. “Face & Memories” by Golsa Yoahoobi and Rob Andes through Sept. 11.

CENTER FOR ART & EDUCATION: 104 N. 13th St., Van Buren. or 474-7767. Art by the UA-Fort Smith art faculty through Friday.

CITIZENS BANK GALLERY: 116 E. Buchanan St., Prairie Grove. 790-0342. Contemporary ceramics, sculpture, paintings, prints, photography and gifts.

CORNER GIFT SHOP: 3582 N. Arkansas 112, Fayetteville. 521-2674. Art by more than 30 local artists and craftsmen.

CRYSTAL BRIDGES AT THE MASSEY: 125 W. Central Ave., Bentonville. or 418-5700. “Harry Miller’s Vision of Arkansas: 1900-10” Friday through Oct. 25.

DDP GALLERY: 7 E. Mountain St., Fayetteville. or 442-0001. Group show, Works on Paper.

FAYETTEVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY: 401 W. Mountain St., Fayetteville. or 856-7000. FHS design models by Fay Jones School of Architecture students through September.

FAYETTEVILLE UNDERGROUND GALLERY: East Square Plaza Basement, 1 E. Center St., Fayetteville. or 422-8607.

FOUR SQUARE FINE ART GALLERY: 3996 Frontage Road in Fayetteville. or 422-8607. Works by Timothy C. Tyler, Robert Andes, Golsa Yaghoobi, Robert Glick, Cindy Wiseman, David Mudrinich, MM Kent, Doug Randall, John L Newman, Nichelle Wilson-Parish, Amber Perrodin, Suzanne Countryman, Szilvie Kadas, Hisai Kamamura Yale and Kirk Lanier.

HEARTWOOD GALLERY: 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.

JULIE WAIT DESIGNS ART GALLERY: 318 S. First St., Rogers. or 631-8706. Works by Cheryl Harris through Sept. 10.

MULLINS LIBRARY: University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. 575-6702. “Scissors, Paper, Cloth: Collages by Amy Edgington” through August.

OZARK NATURAL FOODS: 1554 N. College Ave., Fayetteville. 521-7558. Photographs by Laney Butler and Stephanie Conway through August.

POOR RICHARD’S ART: 116 S. First St., Rogers. or 636-0417. Works by Kathy Mayhue and Erin Neal in August.

ROGERS LITTLE THEATER: 116 S. Second St., Rogers. or 631-8988. Works by Ruby Pope through Sept. 25.

TERRA STUDIOS, MUSE GALLERY & COFFEEHOUSE: 12103 Hazel Valley Road in Durham. 35 regional artists, 10-acre art park with murals and sculpture installations. Home of the original Bluebird of Happiness. or 800-255-8995.

UA GLOBAL CAMPUS CENTER: 2 E. Center St., Fayetteville. 575-6489. Sculptures by Deborah Terry through August.

WALTON ARTS CENTER: 495 W. Dickson St., Fayetteville. or 443-5600.


ARKANSAS AIR MUSEUM: Drake Field, 4290 S. School Ave., Fayetteville. 521-4947. Aircraft from all eras of aviation history.

CLINTON HOUSE MUSEUM: 930 California Drive, Fayetteville. or 444-0066.

GRAVETTE HISTORICAL MUSEUM: 503 Charlotte St. SE, Gravette. 787-7334. Early 1900s restored home with displays representing Gravette’ history.

MUSEUM OF NATIVE AMERICAN ARTIFACTS: 202 S.W. “O” St., Bentonville. or 273-2456. Free self-guided audio tours of Paleo, Archaic, Woodland, Mississippian and tribal artifacts.

PEA RIDGE NATIONAL MILITARY PARK: 15930 U.S. 62, Garfield. 451-8122. Self-guided road tour, 10-mile hiking trail, Civil War museum and bookstore.

PEEL MANSION MUSEUM AND HISTORIC GARDENS: 400 S. Walton Blvd., Bentonville. 273-9664. 1875 Italianate mansion with historic roses and plants.

PRAIRIE GROVE BATTLEFIELD STATE PARK: 506 E. Douglas St., Prairie Grove. 846-2990. Civil War battlefield with original buildings.

ROGERS HISTORICAL MUSEUM: 322 S. Second St., Rogers. 621-1154. “Of Promise and Pain: Life Between the Wars”, “Virgil Lovelace and Life on the Farm”, and “Rogers Auto-Biography: An Automotive History of Rogers” through December.

SHILOH MUSEUM: 118 W. Johnson Ave., Springdale. 750-8165. Exhibits of early life in the Ozarks. Original buildings on the grounds. “Prized Possessions”, photos of people with their favorite things, through Dec. 19. “Squeaky Clean” on the history of hygiene through Jan. 16, 2010. “Carry On” featuring baskets, purses, trunks and other artifacts for transport and containment through Sept. 26.

SILOAM SPRINGS MUSEUM: 112 N. Maxwell St., 524-4011.

Coming Soon

FRISCO FESTIVAL: Aug. 28-29 in Frisco Park in Rogers. Rides, amusements, Chili-salsa-peno competition, Frisco Chicken BBQ, Frisco Idol, car show, Friday and Saturday night street dance. or 936-5487.

KENNY ROGERS: 8 p.m. Aug. 28 at Downstream Casino Resort in Quapaw, Okla. $20-$50. or 866-977-6849.

THE SECOND CITY ANNIVERSARY TOUR: 8 p.m. Aug. 28-29 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $20-$32. or 443-5600.

BEAVER LAKE SECCHI DAY: 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Aug. 29 at the East and West Shelters near the Prairie Creek boat ramps. or 717-3807.

RAINBARREL WORKSHOP: 9 and 10:30 a.m. Aug. 29 at the East and West Shelters near the Prairie Creek Boat Ramps. Make your own rain barrel and take it home that day. Registration required. $37, paid in advance. 271-1060.

AUGUST TASTE OF THE INNS: 3-7 p.m. Aug. 29 at 12 hotels and bed & breakfasts in Eureka Springs.$25; “mock”tails and two appetizers at each inn. or 253-8916.

SIZZLIN SUMMER MUSIC FEST: Aug. 29 at the North Logan County Fairgrounds in Paris, Ark. Featuring Willie Stradlin, Charlie Robinson, and the Eli Young Band. Gates open at 5 p.m. $20-$26.

CASINO NIGHT: 7 p.m. Aug. 29 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks in Springdale. Music by Mike and Grady, hors d’oeuvres. or 751-5441.

THOMAS KRAPAUSKY ARTIST’S RECEPTION: 5-8 p.m. Sept. 3 at the Fayetteville Underground Gallery, East Square Plaza Basement, 1 E. Center St. in Fayetteville. or 422-8607.

“COMPLEAT WRKS OF WLLM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED)”: Sept. 4-20 at TheatreSquared at Nadine Baum Studios in Fayetteville. $8-$12. or 445-6333.

GHOSTLAND OBSERVATORY: 6 p.m. Sept. 4 at the Arkansas Music Pavilion at the Northwest Arkansas Mall. $15-$50.

COLLIN RAYE & RESTLESS HEART: 6 p.m. Sept. 5 at the Arkansas Music Pavilion at the Northwest Arkansas Mall. Free; benefits the Boys & Girls Club of NWA.

CHARLIE HUNTER DUO: 8 and 10 p.m. Sept. 5 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $15.50-$32.50. or 443-5600.

THE BEACH BOYS: 2 p.m. Sept. 6 at Downstream Casino Resort in Quapaw, Okla. or 866-977-6849.

LIVING IT GREEN EXPO and ARTS & FOOD FESTIVAL: Sept. 11-13 at Pinnacle Hills Promenade in Rogers. Fine art, food, music and more. 899-6294.

LPGA’S P&G BEAUTY NW Arkansas CHAMPIONSHIP: Sept. 11-13 at the Pinnacle Country Club in Rogers. Practice rounds Sept. 7-8; Pro-Am Sept. 9-10.

OZARK QUILT FAIR: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 12 at the Shiloh Museum. Music by Shout LuLu. $10 for exhibitors, free for viewing. or 750-8165.

TENNESSEE WILLIAMS’ “THE GLASS MENAGERIE”: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 11-12 and Sept. 18-19, and 3 p.m. Sept. 13 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks in Springdale. Pre-show dinner Sept. 11-12. $9-$20. or 751-5441.

DAVID GARRETT: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 15 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $25-$50. or 443-5600.

MOUNTAINFEST: noon-6 p.m. Sept. 18, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Sept. 19 and 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 20 at Queen Wilhelmina State Park, Arkansas 88 West in Mena. Arts & Crafts, music, food, children’s games and more. 243-0713.

“OVER THE RIVER AND THROUGH THE WOODS”: 8 p.m. Sept. 18-19 and 24-26, and 2 p.m. Sept 20 and 27 at the Rogers Little Theater. $9.50-$42. or 631-8988.

LITTLE BIG TOWN AND THE LOST TRAILERS: 8 p.m. Sept. 18 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $40.50-$62.50. or 443-5600.

BIKES, BLUES & BBQ: Sept. 23-26 in Fayetteville. Music at the WAC Parking lot and The AMP. Classic Car show, Bike rides, BBQ and more.

WRITER’S WORKSHOP: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 26 at Ozark Folkways between Mount Gayler and Winslow on Arkansas 71. $25. or 634-3791.

“ANDROCLES & THE LION”: 3 p.m. Sept. 26 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks in Springdale. $8-$16. or 751-5441.

“THE WEDDING SINGER”: 7 p.m. Sept. 28-29 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. $30.50-$45.50. or 443-5600.

GRIDIRON SHOW: 8 p.m. Oct. 2-3 at Roger’s Little Theater in Rogers. $25.

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