Events Calendar

Saturday, January 11, 2020
  • Jan 11-Jan 11

    Art of Fly Fishing Workshop with Professional Artist and Angler Duane Hada

    For anglers, this workshop will be a lesson and instruction on the art of fly fishing. Take your own fly rod and learn the techniques of how to tie flies followed by hands-on fly rod casting techniques of forward casting and casting a roll cast. These are hands-on real experience and by the end of the workshop participants will be able to tie any ... $95 per person. . 9:00 AM- 4:00 PM. 479-474-7767 art-ed.org. Center for Art and Education , 104 North 13th Street , Van Buren , Ark. 479-474-7767 art-ed.org

  • Jan 01-Jan 31

    Miller Branch Artists of the Month – Leslie StewART

    Leslie Stewart is a three-dimensional painter who lives and works in Fort Smith. Her colorful paintings and use of newsprint pay homage to her childhood growing up in a newspaper family in Central Arkansas. Her distinctive style jumps off the canvas highlighting shape, dimension, and color. Flowers are a favorite subject matter, as it links her to her mother’s love ... Free. 9:00 AM-12:00 AM. 479-646-3945 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Miller Branch Library , 8701 South 28th Street , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-646-3945 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Jan 01-Feb 29

    Photography by Jim Anderson

    This exhibit is available for viewing all hours library is open. An exhibit of the photographic works of Jim Anderson will be on display at Dewey's Café at the Main Library during the month of January and February. Jim is a schoolteacher by trade and a photographer of the natural landscape as a hobby. He has traveled and photographed in ... Free. 9:00 AM-12:00 AM. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Dewey's Cafe at the Fort Smith Public Library, 3201 Rogers Avenue, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Jan 02-Feb 29

    Photography by Taylor Prewitt

    This exhibit is on display all hours library is open. The original photography of Taylor Prewitt will be on display in the Community Room of the Main Library during January and February. The featured photographs were taken on Wildcat Mountain, east of 74th Street (also known as Wildcat Mountain Road) and around Wildcat Mountain Lake (also known as Carol Ann ... Free. 9:00 AM-12:00 AM. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Fort Smith Public Library , 3201 Rogers Avenue , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Jan 11-Jan 11

    Workshop: The Art of Fly Tying with Duane Hada

    For the anglers! This class showcases the art of fly tying. Duane Hada will demonstrate fly tying techniques and patterns teaching how to create artistic, effective flies. Participants watch demonstrations and construct their own flies. Hada has been recognized as both artist and angler and received numerous local and national awards. He is the creator and designer of the 'Hada Creek Crawler,' an umpqua signature ... $95 fee includes materials.. 9:00 AM- 4:00 PM. 479-474-7767 art-ed.org. Center for Art and Education , 104 North 13th Street , Van Buren , Ark. 479-474-7767 art-ed.org

  • Jan 11-Jan 11

    Lights, Camera, Action! A Creative Storytime

    Children and their families are invited to explore literature through creative drama in this special Saturday storytime. Get ready to have some fun with Shannon Stoddard, a teacher at the Community School of the Arts. This month’s program will feature the books Five Little Ducks, Do Like a Duck Does and A Frog in the Bog. The action-packed story time is ... Free. 10:30 AM-11:30 AM. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Fort Smith Public Library , 3201 Rogers Avenue , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Jan 09-Feb 13

    Diabetic Empowerment Education Program

    Deep Training. Every Thursday until February 13, 2020. Participants will attend a six week learning session where they will get hands on training for diabetes including; Risk Factors, Complications, Diabetic Monitoring, Medications, Meal Planning & Exercise. Call 479-478-8819 to register. Sponsored by West Central Center On Aging. Free. 2:00 PM-12:00 AM.  . Sebastian County Library, 18 N. Adair St., Greenwood, Ark. 

  • Jan 06-Jan 20

    Ballroom Dance Lessons

    Learn to dance! It's great exercise and a lot of fun! Mike and Lisa Lawrence teach group dance lessons on Mondays. Advanced lessons at 6:30 pm and beginner lessons at 7:30 pm. Dress attire is casual. Contact by phone or text for more information. FB group Step in Time Dance Class. $5 per person. 6:30 PM- 8:30 PM. 479-208-1072 . Fort Smith Senior Activity Center, 2700 Cavanaugh Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-208-1072


 

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