Events Calendar

Saturday, January 18, 2020
  • Jan 16-Jan 25

    Make a Dragon Craft!

    This event takes place all hours Dallas Branch Library is open. Get ready for the Chinese New Year with a dragon craft at the Dallas Street Branch Library! The craft will first be available on “Appreciate a Dragon Day” on January 16 and will continue while supplies last until the Chinese New Year on January 25. Free. 9:00 AM-12:00 AM. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Dallas Branch Library , 8100 Dallas Street , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.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 18-Jan 18

    Pancakes & Pliés Breakfast

    Western Arkansas Ballet Guild hosts its 3rd annual Pancakes & Pliés fundraiser breakfast along with its Tutu Run 5K and Quarter-Marathon, with all you can eat pancakes. Held in conjunction with the 6th annual Tutu Run 5K and Quarter-Marathon in downtown Fort Smith. All proceeds benefit the Western Arkansas Ballet and Guild, a 501c3 dance academy and pre-professional company. $10 adults; $5 ages 12 and under.. 9:00 AM-11:00 AM. 479-785-0152 www.waballet.org. Fort Smith River Park Pavilion , Front Street and North B , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-785-0152 www.waballet.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 18-Jan 18

    Tutu Run 5K and Quarter Marathon

    Western Arkansas Ballet, a 501c3 dance academy and pre-professional company, will host their 6th annual Tutu Run 5K and Quarter-Marathon in downtown Fort Smith. Choose to run or walk either route. The event is chip-timed and each participant will receive a finisher's medal. The Tutu Run is being held with a Pancake's & Pliés pancake breakfast. For an additional $5 (pre-registration) or ... 5K pre-registration is $25; $35 day of race. Quarter marathon entry $35; $45 day of race.. 9:00 AM-10:00 AM. 479-785-0152 www.waballet.org. Fort Smith River Park Pavilion , Front Street and North B , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-785-0152 www.waballet.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 18-Jan 18

    Prologue to Publication: A Writing Workshop

    Ryanne Harper of Tipsy Mockingbird Books will be leading a three-part series on writing, editing, and publishing. The first class will cover the primary components of fiction writing. The workshop is free, but space is limited and registration is required. Please reserve online at https://www.fortsmithlibrary.org/events/prologue-publication-writing-workshop or call the Main Library at 479-783-0229. Free. 2:00 PM- 4:00 PM. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Fort Smith Public Library , 3201 Rogers Avenue , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • 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

  • Jan 18-Jan 18

    Diamond Dance

    Come and dance the night away! Cheaper than a movie and a lot more fun! No membership required. A variety of music will be played. Dress code is dressy casual. For more information call or text. Facebook-Step in Time Dance Class. $5 per person. 7:00 PM- 9:00 PM. 4792081072 . My location is not listed, , , . 4792081072


 

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