8 Days: June 23

Events & More
In Fayetteville


“VOYAGE OF THE DAWN TREADER” — 5:30 p.m., Fayetteville Public Library. 856-7000 or faylib.org.

CIVIL WAR ROUNDTABLE — 7 p.m., General Store at the Shiloh Museum, Springdale. 750-8165.
2011 NWA TOUR DE CURE KICKOFF — 6 to 8 p.m. Eddie Haskell’s, Rogers. Sponsored by The American Diabetes Association. In house-specials and live music by Stepping Stones. 464-4121 or diabetes.org/nwatour.
ALL OUT DRAG BINGO — 7:30-10 p.m., June 23, Dickson Theater, Fayetteville. $10 for four rounds of bingo.

Art and Music

GOSPEL JAZZ CONCERT — 7:30 p.m. First United Methodist Church, Rogers. Arkansas Gospel Mass Choir. agmchoir.com
WAYLON PIERCE — 7 to 9 p.m. June 23. Gulley Park. Free to public. 575-8369

Stage and Screen

GENDER BENDER BLOWOUT AND FAUX QUEEN SHOW — 10 p.m. to 2 a.m., June 24, Club Tangerine, Fayetteville. $50 prize for Best Gender Bender.
“VOYAGE OF THE DAWN TREADER” — 5:30 p.m., Fayetteville Public Library. 856-7000 or faylib.org.


MUDTOWN DAYS — 6:30 p.m. today and continuing Saturday, Ward Nail Park, Lowell. mudtowndays.lowellarkansas.gov.
STATE DISC DOG CHAMPIONSHIP — 10 a.m. June 24-26, across from Bentonville Administration Offices, 500 Tiger Blvd., Bentonville. nwak9disc@yahoo.com.

Stage and Screen

“KEEPING MY BROTHER” — new play by Prince Duren, 8 p.m., Nadine Baum Studios, Fayetteville. Part of Boar’s Head Players New Play Showcase. With one-person show, “Remember Me” by Brandi Hoofnagle, 7:30 p.m. $7-$16. 575-3946.
“FLIPPIN’ CHANNELS IN THE ESTROGEN ZONE” — one woman comedy show for mature audiences with Echo Sibley, 9:30 p.m., Nadine Baum Studios, Fayetteville.
“YOGI BEAR” — 7:15 (Movie begins at dark). June 24. Wilson Park Pool. 575-8330.
“THE WIZ” — with Chicago-based film critic Reggie Ponder, 7 p.m., Rogers Little Theater. Part of Black Music Month. $3. 631-8988.


NWA PRIDE PARADE — 10-11 a.m., June 25, Dickson Street, Fayetteville. Fifth annual event parading from the parking lot behind Tangerine, up Meadow and north on East Avenue to Dickson Street and west on Dickson Street to West Avenue.
ALL OUT JUNE FESTIVAL — 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., June 25, Dickson Street, Fayetteville. Proclamation by Mayor Lioneld Jordan. Performance by the Miss Gay Arkansas Trio. Messy Sparkles performing at the Walton Arts Center plaza stage. Headliner band Internationally Diverse Krew.
SECOND CHANCE PROM — 7 p.m. American Legion Post 27, Fayetteville. Music drink specials, photos. Free, 21 and older.
MADE IN THE OZARKS — 30 craft exhibtors, 8 a.m. to
5 p.m., Pine Mountain Village, Eureka Springs. 253-7047.

Mind, Body, Spirit

BODY, MIND & SOUL EXPO — with alternative health practitioners, hypnotists, more, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. June 25, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, June 26, Outside the Box, 1225 W. Hudson Road, Rogers. $7. 501-955-2063.

Stage and Screen

“DRIVING MISS DAISY: THE MUSICAL EVENT” — 8 p.m. Rogers Little Theater. 631-8988 or rogerslittletheater.org.
“THE PEOPLE SPEAK” — 6 to 9 p.m., OMNI Center. Documentary on social change. omnicenter.org.
“THE GRAVE DIGGER’S ART” — new play by Todd Taylor, 8 p.m., Nadine Baum Studios, Fayetteville. Part of the Boar’s Head Players New Play Showcase. With one-person show, “Flippin’ Channels in the Estrogen Zone” by Echo Sibley,
7:30 p.m. $7-$16. 575-3946.


NATIVE AMERICAN TOOLS — with Mike Goff, 2 p.m., Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area. Free. 789-5000.
CHILDREN’S ILLUSTRATOR WORKSHOP — with Rich Davis, 2 p.m., Rogers Public Library. Free. Register at 621-1152 ext. 26.


PRIDE WEEKEND PICNIC — 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., June 26, Razorback Gardens, Razorback Road and Leroy Pond Drive, Fayetteville. $5 for picnic lunch.

Art and Music

SACRED HARP SINGERS — 1:30 p.m., General Store building, Shiloh Museum, Springdale. 750-8165.

Stage and Screen

“EUGENE ONEGIN” — from DVD filmed live at the Metropolitan Opera, 1:30 p.m., Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall, UA campus. Free. Christopher.lacy@usa.net.
“DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS” — Sunday Movies in the Park, dusk, Basin Spring Park, Eureka Springs. www.eurekasprings.com.


“THE WIND OF MY SOUL” — book signing with author Peggy Hill and illustrator Cynthia McDonald, 2-6 p.m., Eureka Thyme, Eureka Springs. Music by John Two-Hawks. 363-9600.


BARKS, BLUES & BBQ — food, music, petting zoo benefiting Bella Vista Animal Shelter, 2-5 p.m., Blowing Springs Park, Bella Vista. 855-6020.


2ND ANNUAL NORTHWEST ARKANSAS PHYSICIAN SPECIALTEE GOLF INVITATIONAL — 9 a.m. Springdale Country Club. Scramble format. 957-8782 or nwacpe.org.

Mind, Body, Spirit

NATIONAL HIV TESTING DAY — 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., June 27, NWA Center for Equality, Fayetteville. Appointments at
888-391-9222 or nwahope@nwaequality.org.


ATARI TO X-BOX RETRO GAMERS’ NITE — 4 to 7 p.m. Fayetteville Public Library. 856-7000 or faylib.org.

Mind, Body, Spirit

FREE PROSTATE CANCER SCREENING — 4 to 7:30 p.m. June 28. Washington Regional Cancer Support Home. For appointment 271-8267.


ONE PERSON SHOWS — by students in Michael Landman’s summer playwriting class, 7:30 p.m., June 29-30, Nadine Baum Studios, Fayetteville. Part of the Boar’s Head Players New Play Showcase. $7. 575-3946.


Art and Music

“PEOPLE ARE JUST PEOPLE” — closing reception for exhibit of works by individuals with disabilities from Life Styles Inc., 7-9 p.m. Thursday, Arsaga’s at Har-Ber Meadows, Springdale. 521-3581.
PASTELS: LANDSCAPES TAKE ON A HUMAN FORM — 7 to 9 p.m., Thursdays, June 30 to Aug. 4. Age 16+, $99. 443-9216 or nwacommunitycreativecenter.com.


FRENCH FOOD AT HOME — for teens, 6-8 p.m., Rogers Public Library. 621-1152.


RODNEY CARRINGTON — 7:30 p.m., July 1. The AMP. 443-5600 or waltonartscenter.org.


UNDER COVER OF DARKNESS: BURIED TREASURE, MAGIC, AND DECEPTION IN THE OZARK MOUNTAINs — 2 p.m., July 2. Shiloh Museum of Ozark History. Program on treasure hunter Charlie Gonzales presented by Robert Meyers. 750-8165.



HOWL OPEN MIC — third Sunday of the month, 6:30 p.m., Nightbird Books, Fayetteville.
ARKANSAS PLAYWRIGHTS WORKSHOP — 6:30 p.m. two Mondays a month in Fayetteville. Free; actors, directors and walk-ins welcome. Dates and locations vary. For current information, bob@theatresquared.org or 445-6333.
MYSTERY BOOK CLUB — first Monday of the month, 7 p.m., Nightbird Books, Fayetteville.
SCIENCE FICTION BOOK CLUB — fourth Monday of the month, 7 p.m., Nightbird Books, Fayetteville.
PROFESSIONAL WOMEN’S NETWORK — third Tuesday of the month, 11:30 a.m., Nightbird Books, Fayetteville.
CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOP — 6:30 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays in Fayetteville. For aspiring and experienced authors. With author and teacher, Gabrielle Idlet. $15 per night. gidlet@gmail.com or 966-5935.
OZARK POETS AND WRITERS COLLECTIVE — 7 p.m. Last Tuesday of every month. Nightbird Books, Fayetteville. nightbirdbooks.com.
DATE NIGHT BOOK CLUB — last Friday of the month, 8 p.m., Nightbird Books, Fayetteville.
SUMMER READING PROGRAM —  10 a.m., Mondays through July 25. Farmington Public Library. 442-6253.
SUMMER READING PROGRAM — 1 p.m., Mondays through July 25. West Fork Public Library. 442-6253.
SUMMER READING PROGRAM  — 10 a.m., Wednesdays through July 27.Lincoln Public Library. 442-6253.
SUMMER READING PROGRAM — 1 p.m., Wednesdays through July 27. Prairie Grove Public Library. 442-6253.

Mind, Body, Spirit

BUDDHIST MEDITATION AND SPIRITUAL SUPPORT GROUP — 7:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Arkansas Yoga Center in Fayetteville. 521-2395.
COURSE IN MIRACLES — 7:30 p.m. Thursdays at Unity of Fayetteville, 4880 Wedington Drive in Fayetteville. 442-0680.
DHARMA TALK — 11 a.m. Sundays at Dramis Hardwood Floors, 2275 S. School Ave. in Fayetteville. With Tibetan Buddhist Monk Ven. Geshe Thupten Dorjee. artibet.net or 587-8920.
FAYETTEVILLE QUAKERS — 9:30 to 10:45 a.m. Sundays (followed by social hour) and 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesdays at the Bennett House (Omni Center) on 3274 Lee Avenue in Fayetteville. fayettevillefriends.org or 888-909-1110.
FREE CONFIDENTIAL HIV TESTING — 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays, NWA Center for Equality, 179 N. Church Ave. Suite 10, Fayetteville. nwaequality.org.
HEALING MEDITATION — 7 p.m., Tuesdays, Ozark Research Institute, Fayetteville. 582-9197 or www.ozarkresearch.org.
MULTICULTURAL DANCE CLASSES — Miraj Studio, 6302 S. Wilkerson St. Suite C, Fayetteville. Classes for adults and children in Middle Eastern dance. MirajDanceStudio.com or  595-4506.
SPIRITUAL LIVING GROUP — 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays, Ozark Research Institute, 221 S. Locust Ave., Fayetteville. anewdawnspirituallivingcenter.bbnow.org or 200-6319.
SPIRITUAL STUDY GROUP — 6:30 to 8 p.m., Wednesdays. Jones Center, Springdale. livinginthepresence@yahoo.com or 439-0149
STRONGWOMEN EXERCISE PROGRAM — 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, January to March, Westwood Health and Rehabilitation, 802 S. West End St., Springdale.
TRIBAL BELLY DANCE CLASSES — En Fuego Fitness, 2317 Green Acres, Colt Square, Fayetteville. TerraNovaTribal.com or 316- 444-0529.
WATER EXERCISE CLASSES — 9 to 9:50 a.m., 10 to
10:50 a.m. and 11 to 11:50 a.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays at the Jones Center. $25 per month. Water Movement, Arthritis Aqua and Fibro Fit. The Jones Center in Springdale has indoor and outdoor walking tracks and trails, and the Fitness Center has weights and equipment for use, all for free. dhenders@jcf.jonesnet.org or 756-8090 ext. 3518.


CHILD & ADULT ART CLASSES — with Christina Mariotti, sessions on Tuesdays for age 3-4 and sessions on Thursday for age 5-7 in July, Studio Leilani, Fayetteville. To enroll, call 442-4396. lleilanil@yahoo.com or studioleilani.com.
CONTRADANCE TO LIVE MUSIC BY THE OLD ’78S — third Saturday of each month. Meet new partners at the dance or bring your own. 7 p.m. beginner instruction. All dances taught 7:30 to 10 p.m., VA Auditorium, Building 3, VA Medical Center, 1100 N. College Ave., Fayetteville, Snacks available; bring some to share. $5 suggested donation.
FARMERS MARKET-INSPIRED STILL LIFE ART — Saturday sessions for children (age 8-12) and adults in June and July, Studio Leilani, Fayetteville. To enroll, call 442-4396. lleilanil@yahoo.com or studioleilani.com.
SUMMER ART CLASSES — Tuesdays and Thursdays. Studio Leilani, Fayetteville. $90-$150 for 2 week session, fees include materials. Children and adult classes. 442-4396 or lleilanil@yahoo.com. Studioleilani.com.
7:30 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays at Mount Comfort Presbyterian Church Hall. First 30-minutes devoted to teaching/learning. $3; first time free. 283-9947.
JONES CENTER JUGGLING CLUB — 5:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Jones Center for Families. Beginners welcome. jonesnet.org or 756-8090 ext. 518.
MORE FOR YOUR MONDAYS TECHNOLOGY WORKSHOPS — 6 to 7 p.m. Mondays at Community Access Television in Fayetteville. Technological problems demystified; subject matter directed by attendees. Free; no registration. No class on fifth Mondays. 444-3433.
PLEIN AIR PAINTING AND DRAWING — Tuesday and Thursday sessions for children (age 8-12) and adults in June and July, Studio Leilani, Fayetteville. To enroll, call 442-4396. lleilanil@yahoo.com or studioleilani.com.
TRIBAL BELLY DANCE CLASSES — En Fuego Fitness, 2317 Green Acres, Colt Square, Fayetteville. TerraNovaTribal.com or 316- 444-0529.


BALANCED BODIES — 9 a.m. to 9:50 a.m. Fridays; STRETCH AND FLEX — 9 to 9:50 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Jones Center in Springdale. Free. The Jones Center in Springdale has indoor and outdoor walking tracks and trails, and the Fitness Center has weights and equipment for use, all for free. thejonescenter.org or 756-8090.
BEGINNING LINE DANCING — 9 a.m. Tuesdays at the Fayetteville Senior Activity and Wellness Center, 945 S. College Ave. 571-2920.
BRIDGE — 12:30 p.m. Fridays at the Fayetteville Senior Activity and Wellness Center, 945 S. College Ave. 571-2920.
11 a.m. Wednesdays and Fridays; TAI CHI — 10 a.m. Fridays; BRAIN AEROBICS — 10 a.m. Wednesdays, CANASTA —
12:30 p.m. Wednesdays, BINGO — 10 a.m. Thursdays, MAHJONG — 12:30 p.m. Thursdays, BRIDGE — 12:30 p.m. Fridays at the Fayetteville Senior Activity and Wellness Center, 945 S. College Ave. 571-2920.

Screen and Stage

FIRST FRIDAY FILM — 1 to 3 p.m. first Friday of each month, Schmieding Center auditorium, 2422 N. Thompson, Springdale.


ANNE KITTRELL ART GALLERY — Arkansas Union, Fayetteville. 575-5255.
ARSAGA’S — 1582 Crossover Road Suite 2, Fayetteville. arsagas.org or 527-0690.
ARSAGA’S — 2418 N. Gregg Ave., Fayetteville. arsagas.org or 444-6557.
ARTS CENTER OF THE OZARKS — 214 S. Main St., Springdale. artscenteroftheozarks.org or 751-5441.
BENTONVILLE CONVENTION AND VISITORS BUREAU — 104 E. Central St. on the square in Bentonville. 271-9153.
BOTANICAL GARDEN OF THE OZARKS — 4703 N. Crossover Road in Fayetteville. bgozarks.org or 750-2620.
CENTER FOR ART AND EDUCATION — 104 N. 13th St., Van Buren. art-ed.org or 474-7767.
THE COMMON GROUNDS — 412 W. Dickson St., Fayetteville. commongroundsar.com or 442-3515.
CORNER GIFT SHOP — 3582 N. Arkansas 112, Fayetteville. 521-2674. Art by more than 15 local artists and craftsmen.
CRYSTAL BRIDGES AT THE MASSEY — 125 W. Central Ave., Bentonville. massey.crystalbridges.org or 418-5700.
FAYETTEVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY — 401 W. Mountain St., Fayetteville. faylib.org or 856-7105.
FAYETTEVILLE UNDERGROUND — four seperate galleries inside, East Square Plaza Basement, 1 E. Center St., Fayetteville. FayettevilleUnderground.com or 387-1534.
FIRST THURSDAY ART PROGRAM — First Thursday on the square in downtown Fayetteville. 5 to 8 p.m., Fayetteville Underground, East Square Plaza. FirstThursdayFayetteville.com or 521-5776.
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.
JAMMIN JAVA — 21 W. Mountain St., Fayetteville, 443-2233.
JOY PRATT MARKHAM GALLERY — Walton Arts Center. 443-5600. “Garden as Muse” April 22 through June 4.
LONG GALLERY — Vol Walker Hall, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. Architecture.uark.edu or 575-4704.
MAYAPPLE — 546 W. Center St., Fayetteville. 206-715-3271.
MULLINS LIBRARY — University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. libinfo.uark.edu/info/art exhibit.asp or 575-6702.
OZARK FOLKWAYS — 22733 N. U.S. 71, Winslow. ozarkfolkways.org or 634-3791.
THE PERK — 3980 W. Wedington Drive, Fayetteville.
POOR RICHARD’S ART — 116 S. First St., Rogers. poorrichardsart.com or 636-0417.
ROGERS LITTLE THEATER — 116 S. Second St., Rogers. rogerslittletheater.org or 631-8988.
TEATRO SCARPINO — 329 N. West Ave., Fayetteville. scarpino.com or 409-3772.
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 labrynth. 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. 800-255-8995.
ULTRA STUDIOS — 118 W. South St., Fayetteville. ultrastudios.org or 935-4040.
UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS FINE ARTS CENTER GALLERY — Fayetteville. 575-7987. “Interwoven: Global Concord/Entretejido:Concordia Global,”collection of drawings by Fayetteville artist LaDawna Whiteside through April 29.
UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS STUDENT GALLERY (sUgAR) — 114 Central Ave., Bentonville. 236-1667.
WHITE LOTUS SALON AND MASSAGE — 4750 Mission, Fayetteville. Open Tues-Sat. Featuring local artists and handmade gifts. 582-4806.


ARKANSAS AIR MUSEUM — Drake Field, 4290 S. School Ave., Fayetteville. 521-4947. Aircraft from all eras of aviation history.
ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER — Ninth and Commerce streets, Little Rock. ArkArts.com or 501-372-4000.
GRAVETTE HISTORICAL MUSEUM — 503 Charlotte St. SE, Gravette. 787-7334. Early 1900s restored home with displays representing Gravette’s history.
MUSEUM OF NATIVE AMERICAN ARTIFACTS — 202 S.W. O St., Bentonville. museumofnativeamericanartifacts.org 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., U.S. 62, Prairie Grove. 846-2990. Civil War battlefield with original buildings.
PRICE TOWER ARTS CENTER — 510 Dewey Ave., Bartlesville, Okla. pricetower.org or 877-424-2424.
ROGERS HISTORICAL MUSEUM — 322 S. Second St., Rogers. 621-1154. rogersarkansas.com/museum. “Rogers Auto-Biography: An Automotive History of Rogers through 2011.
SHILOH MUSEUM — 118 W. Johnson Ave., Springdale. 750-8165. springdalear.gov/shiloh. Exhibits of early life in the Ozarks. Original buildings on the grounds.
SILOAM SPRINGS MUSEUM — 112 N. Maxwell St., 524-4011.
UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS DISCOVERY ZONE — 1564 W. Martin Luther King Blvd. Jr., Fayetteville. cmase.uark.edu/UADZ/BYS/BYS.htm or 575-3875.


DOLL MAKING WORKSHOP — 10 a.m. to noon. July 7, Shiloh Museum of Ozark History. Age 8-12. $5 for museum members, $10 for nonmembers. Registration required. 750-8165.
“HELLO DOLLY” — 6:30 p.m. July 8, Arts Center of the Ozarks, Springdale. Opening night gala. Hors d’oeuvres and dessert at intermission. $30 adults, $15 students. 751-5441 or artscenteroftheozarks.org.
“GUYS AND DOLLS” — 2 and 8 p.m. July 9, Walton Arts Center. 443-5600 or waltonartscenter.org.
B-52s WITH ULTRA SUEDE — 7:30 p.m., July 14. The AMP. 443-5600 or waltonartscenter.org.
CASUAL FLYZE & THE EARTH — 7 to 9 p.m. July 14, Gulley Park, Fayetteville. 575-8369.
QUILTS OF VALOR — 7 p.m., July 15, The Rabbit’s Lair, Rogers. Benefit auction to benefit the Quilts of Valor Foundation. 636-3385 or qovf.org.
THIRD FRIDAY TWILIGHT WALK — 5 to 9 p.m. July 15, Rogers Historical Museum. 621-1154.
“MEGAMIND” — 7:15 (Movie begins at dark). July 15, Wilson Park Pool, Fayetteville. 575-8330.
“ARKANSAS WILDLIFE: A CAUTIONARY TALE” — noon July 20, Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, Springdale. Program by Steve Dunlap. 750-8165.
TIM BRANTLEY — 7 to 9 p.m. July 28, Gulley Park, Fayetteville. 575-8369.
CHRIS YOUNG — 7:30 p.m. July 29, The AMP, Fayetteville. 443-5600 or waltonartscenter.org.
“THE GOONIES” — 7:15 (Movie begins at dark). July 29, Wilson Park Pool, Fayetteville. 575-8330.
IMAGINATION MOVERS — 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. July 30,
2 p.m. July 31, Walton Arts Center. $22 -$38. 443-5600 or waltonartscenter.org.

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