Events Calendar

08 - 14 December, 2019
December 08
  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    Appreciate Arkansas: Photographic Alliance of Fort Smith

    This event is all hours that Main Library is open Original photography from the Photographic Alliance of Fort Smith will be featured at the photo exhibit, Appreciate Arkansas, through the end of December in the Community Room of the Main Library. The Photographic Alliance is a local organization for anyone interested in photography in the Fort Smith area. They offer members ... 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

  • Nov 01-Dec 31

    Appreciate Arkansas: Photographic Alliance of Fort Smith

    A group exhibit of photography of members of the  Photographic Alliance of Fort Smith is titled "Appreciate Arkansas." The Photographic Alliance is a local organization for anyone interested in photography in the Fort Smith area. The alliance offers members a wide variety of activities, photo competitions, workshops and photo outings.  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

  • Dec 02-Dec 23

    Christmas Card Craft

    This event takes place all hours that the Dallas Branch Library is open The Dallas Branch Library will host a Christmas Card Craft event at the library during the month of December. Stop by and make a card for your family, friends, or neighbors. Use your creative talents to decorate a card with supplies provided. This free activity is open to ... Free. 9:00 AM-12:00 AM. 479-484-5650 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Dallas Branch Library , 8100 Dallas Street , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-484-5650 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Chamber Strings Registration and Audition

    Community School of the Arts announces the registration and audition for Chamber Strings, an ensemble for teens who are proficient string players. Led by violinist Lori Fay, with assistance from faculty members Barbara Godette, Anthony Verge, and Cory Winters, the ensemble of 20-25 players performs advanced classical works for strings from Bach to contemporary music. The ensemble meets on Mondays ... $240. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Mother's Day Out Preschool Program

    Community School of the Arts will offer a new, arts-based preschool program for children ages 3-5, to begin Jan. 27. Fashioned like a Mother’s Day Out, the program is held on Monday and Wednesday mornings at Central Presbyterian Church. CSA instructors in music, theatre, dance and visual art will teach. Children rotate to each arts area as they do activities in each of ... Tuition Varies. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. My location is not listed, , , . 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Private Lessons

    CSA announces spring private lessons in music, theatre, dance, and visual art. Lessons are offered for 30, 45, and 60 minutes weekly. Students may choose a convenient lesson time and select the number of lessons to take. 5, 10, 15, and 18 weeks are offered or something in between. Students will study with one of our many professional artists/teachers from ... Tuition Varies. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Spring Theatre

    Community School of the Arts is now enrolling students in Spring Theatre classes and programs. We have expanded our theatre offerings! Preschool drama begins for ages 3-5. The Children’s Theatre Company is open to students in grades 3-6 and will be doing the production of Peter Pan, Jr. Many other programs in theatre as well. The CSA theatre program is ... Tuition Varies. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Spring Registration

    Classes and lessons in music, theatre, dance, and visual art for children preschool through adult will be available in the spring semester. Study with professional artist-teachers. No previous experience is necessary to begin for students from beginners to advanced levels. Many classes and lessons begin in early January. The Youth Theatre Company for students in grade 7-college begins in December for ... Tuition varies. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Nov 01-Dec 31

    Fort Smith Public Library Holiday Food Drive

    Help local families in need by donating to this year’s Fort Smith Public Library Holiday Food Drive. One in five people in this area are struggling. One in three rural Arkansas children live in food insecure homes. Drop off non-perishable food items at any Fort Smith library location from Nov. 1-Dec. 31. All food collected will be given to the Community Clearing ... 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

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    Fort Smith Public Library Holiday Food Drive

    This event is all hours library is open - hours vary by location. Help out local families in need by donating to this year’s Fort Smith Public Library Holiday Food Drive. One in five people in our area are struggling, one in three rural Arkansas children live in food insecure homes. Drop off your non-perishable food items at any Fort ... 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

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    Miller Branch Artists of the Month – Jim Anderson

    This event is all hours that the Miller Branch Library is open An exhibit of the photographic works of Jim Anderson will be on display at the Miller Branch during the month of December. Jim is a retired school teacher and a photographer of the natural landscape. He has traveled and photographed in all 50 states always looking for natural ... 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

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    Photography by Michael Leonard

    This event is all hours that Main Library/Dewey's Cafe is open The award-winning photography of Michael Leonard will be on display at Dewey’s Cafe through the end of December. Well known as an innovative and highly skilled photographer, his photographic interests and styles are multifaceted and he has photographed many different subjects. Well recognized for unique printing and presentation techniques, ... 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

  • Nov 01-Dec 31

    Photography by Michael Leonard

    The award-winning photography of Michael Leonard will be on display at Dewey’s Cafe during the months of November and December. Well known as an innovative and highly skilled photographer, his photographic interests and styles are multifaceted and he has photographed many different subjects. Well recognized for unique printing and presentation techniques, he has inspired and trained many other photographers to ... 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

  • Nov 30-Dec 31

    The Perfect Gift: Library Books for Christmas!

    Honor someone special while sharing your love of reading by donating to the Fort Smith Public Library’s fundraiser, The Perfect Gift: Library Books for Christmas From Nov. 30-Dec. 31, visit any Fort Smith Public Library to choose a book to add to the library’s collection in honor or memory of someone special. Children’s books are a $10 donation; adult books are ... $10 or $25 donation. 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

  • Dec 05-Dec 08

    CAE's Holiday Market

    It's the most wonderful time of the year! Make this Christmas special with the Center For Art & Education's Holiday Market, offering one-of-a-kind art and artisan crafted gifts to create a lifetime of cheerful memories. Local artists and artisans will display fine art and photography, exquisite glass, handmade stationary, precious metal and stone jewelry, quilts, artisan soaps, handmade candies, pottery, stoneware, ceramics ... Free. 10:00 AM- 8:00 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

  • Dec 02-Dec 08

    Friends of the Library Vintage and Rare Book Sale

    Just in time for the holidays, book lovers can choose from a broad assortment of books in a special sale including rare, vintage and valuable titles. A range of topics include art, religion, history and much more with publication dates from the 1800s to the present. Shoppers who can’t come during these hours can contact the Reference Desk to make an appointment to ... Free. 12:00 PM- 8:30 PM. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Fort Smith Public Library , 3201 Rogers Avenue , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Dec 08-Dec 08

    Library Holiday Open House

    Friends Of The Library hold a holiday open house. Shop custom Friendship Baskets and vintage books. Talk with local authors Christen Krumm, Debbie Goux and Bill Wilwers. Live music by Harpist Darice Augustson. From 2-4 p.m., visit with Santa and take your own photos with him. Door prizes and light refreshments. Free. 1:00 PM- 4:00 PM. 479-996-2856 . Sebastian County Library, 18 N. Adair St., Greenwood, Ark. 479-996-2856

  • Dec 08-Dec 08

    17th Annual Fort Smith Public Library Holiday Open House

    Celebrate the holiday season when the entire Fort Smith Public Library staff opens the doors of the Main Library for a festive afternoon of music, crafts, games, stories, holiday displays, light refreshments and fun for children and adults. There will be musical entertainment throughout the entire afternoon, along with special activities to delight all ages. This Holiday Open House is free ... Free. 1:00 PM- 5:00 PM. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Fort Smith Public Library , 3201 Rogers Avenue , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Dec 08-Dec 08

    17th Annual Fort Smith Public Library Holiday Open House

    Celebrate the holiday season when the entire Fort Smith Public Library staff opens the doors of the Main Library for a festive afternoon of music, crafts, games, stories, holiday displays, light refreshments, and other entertainment for children and adults. There will be musical entertainment throughout the entire afternoon, along with special activities to delight all ages. This Holiday Open House ... Free. 1:00 PM- 5:00 PM. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Fort Smith Public Library , 3201 Rogers Avenue , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Dec 08-Dec 08

    Lessons & Carols: A Journey from Advent to Christmas

    St John's Episcopal Church will present a service of Lessons & Carols featuring the Leonis Chamber Singers of the University of Arkansas at Fort Smith under the direction of Dr. Timothy Workman and the St John's Choir under the direction of Tim Hess. A reception will follow the service in the Parish Hall.  Free. 3:00 PM- 4:00 PM. 479 782 9912 www.stjohnfs.org. St. John's Episcopal Church, 215 North 6th Street, Fort Smith, Ark. 479 782 9912 www.stjohnfs.org

  • Dec 08-Dec 08

    Santa Claus is Coming to Town

    Santa Claus is coming to Holiday Market at the Center For Art & Education. Kids can get their picture taken with Santa Claus while you shop! Along with their picture, kids will receive a $20 Gift Certificate to attend a 2020 Summer Art Camp, children's theatre, or Homeschool or Afterschool art program. Enjoy light refreshments and visit with Santa! Free. 5:00 PM- 6:00 PM. 4794747767 art-ed.org. Center for Art and Education , 104 North 13th Street , Van Buren , Ark. 4794747767 art-ed.org

  • Nov 01-Jan 07

    CASA- Court Appointed Special Advocates- New Advocate Training

    New Advocate Training. Be the voice for children on Foster Care. We meet every Tuesday for 7 weeks, 5:30-8:30pm. Please call with any questions. Free. 5:00 PM- 8:30 PM. 479-785-4171 . CASA of Sebastian County, 1216 Towson Avenue, Fort Smith, AR. 479-785-4171

  • Dec 02-Dec 16

    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. 4792081072 . My location is not listed, , , . 4792081072

  • Dec 08-Dec 08

    Keyboards at Christmas

    Four grand pianos, 26 pianists, and choir! Oak Cliff will present Keyboards At Christmas as a celebration of the birth of Christ. Keyboards At Christmas includes traditional Christmas music presented in a variety of piano and choral arrangements. Featured pianists this year will include Gini Law, Katie Kerr and Lindsay Hobbs. Keyboards At Christmas is Oak Cliff’s gift to the ... Free. 6:30 PM- 8:30 PM. 479-646-3891 KeyboardsAtChristmas.com. Oak Cliff Baptist Church, 3701 South Gary, Fort Smith, Ark.. 479-646-3891 KeyboardsAtChristmas.com

  • Dec 08-Dec 08

    Keyboards at Christmas

    Four grand pianos, 25 pianists, and choir! Oak Cliff will present Keyboards At Christmas as a celebration of the birth of Christ. Keyboards At Christmas includes traditional Christmas music presented in a variety of piano and choral arrangements. Featured pianists this year will include Gini Law, Katie Kerr, and Lindsay Hobbs. Admission is free. Keyboards At Christmas is Oak Cliff’s gift to ... Free. 6:30 PM- 8:30 PM. 479-646-3891 KeyboardsAtChristmas.com. My location is not listed, , , . 479-646-3891 KeyboardsAtChristmas.com

  • Dec 05-Dec 08

    A Christmas Carol

    The classic story of Ebenezer Scrooge will once again take the stage, with six performances. With stirring portrayals, period costumes and uniquely arranged Christmas carols, all the elements of a classic Christmas celebration weave together to tell this beautiful story of one fateful night when Scrooge finds hope, redemption and the true spirit of Christmas that transforms his life. Earthen ... Free. 7:00 PM-. 479-276-3089 evdrama.com . My location is not listed, , , . 479-276-3089 evdrama.com

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    The Perfect Gift: Library Books for Christmas!

    This event takes place at all four Fort Smith Public Library locations and at all times libraries are open Honor someone special while sharing your love of reading by donating to the Fort Smith Public Library’s The Perfect Gift: Library Books for Christmas fundraiser. Through December 31st, individuals may visit any Fort Smith Public Library location to choose a book to ... Free. 9:00 PM-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

December 09
  • Nov 01-Dec 31

    Appreciate Arkansas: Photographic Alliance of Fort Smith

    A group exhibit of photography of members of the  Photographic Alliance of Fort Smith is titled "Appreciate Arkansas." The Photographic Alliance is a local organization for anyone interested in photography in the Fort Smith area. The alliance offers members a wide variety of activities, photo competitions, workshops and photo outings.  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

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    Appreciate Arkansas: Photographic Alliance of Fort Smith

    This event is all hours that Main Library is open Original photography from the Photographic Alliance of Fort Smith will be featured at the photo exhibit, Appreciate Arkansas, through the end of December in the Community Room of the Main Library. The Photographic Alliance is a local organization for anyone interested in photography in the Fort Smith area. They offer members ... 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

  • Dec 02-Dec 23

    Christmas Card Craft

    This event takes place all hours that the Dallas Branch Library is open The Dallas Branch Library will host a Christmas Card Craft event at the library during the month of December. Stop by and make a card for your family, friends, or neighbors. Use your creative talents to decorate a card with supplies provided. This free activity is open to ... Free. 9:00 AM-12:00 AM. 479-484-5650 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Dallas Branch Library , 8100 Dallas Street , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-484-5650 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Chamber Strings Registration and Audition

    Community School of the Arts announces the registration and audition for Chamber Strings, an ensemble for teens who are proficient string players. Led by violinist Lori Fay, with assistance from faculty members Barbara Godette, Anthony Verge, and Cory Winters, the ensemble of 20-25 players performs advanced classical works for strings from Bach to contemporary music. The ensemble meets on Mondays ... $240. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Mother's Day Out Preschool Program

    Community School of the Arts will offer a new, arts-based preschool program for children ages 3-5, to begin Jan. 27. Fashioned like a Mother’s Day Out, the program is held on Monday and Wednesday mornings at Central Presbyterian Church. CSA instructors in music, theatre, dance and visual art will teach. Children rotate to each arts area as they do activities in each of ... Tuition Varies. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. My location is not listed, , , . 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Private Lessons

    CSA announces spring private lessons in music, theatre, dance, and visual art. Lessons are offered for 30, 45, and 60 minutes weekly. Students may choose a convenient lesson time and select the number of lessons to take. 5, 10, 15, and 18 weeks are offered or something in between. Students will study with one of our many professional artists/teachers from ... Tuition Varies. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Spring Theatre

    Community School of the Arts is now enrolling students in Spring Theatre classes and programs. We have expanded our theatre offerings! Preschool drama begins for ages 3-5. The Children’s Theatre Company is open to students in grades 3-6 and will be doing the production of Peter Pan, Jr. Many other programs in theatre as well. The CSA theatre program is ... Tuition Varies. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Spring Registration

    Classes and lessons in music, theatre, dance, and visual art for children preschool through adult will be available in the spring semester. Study with professional artist-teachers. No previous experience is necessary to begin for students from beginners to advanced levels. Many classes and lessons begin in early January. The Youth Theatre Company for students in grade 7-college begins in December for ... Tuition varies. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    Fort Smith Public Library Holiday Food Drive

    This event is all hours library is open - hours vary by location. Help out local families in need by donating to this year’s Fort Smith Public Library Holiday Food Drive. One in five people in our area are struggling, one in three rural Arkansas children live in food insecure homes. Drop off your non-perishable food items at any Fort ... 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

  • Nov 01-Dec 31

    Fort Smith Public Library Holiday Food Drive

    Help local families in need by donating to this year’s Fort Smith Public Library Holiday Food Drive. One in five people in this area are struggling. One in three rural Arkansas children live in food insecure homes. Drop off non-perishable food items at any Fort Smith library location from Nov. 1-Dec. 31. All food collected will be given to the Community Clearing ... 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

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    Miller Branch Artists of the Month – Jim Anderson

    This event is all hours that the Miller Branch Library is open An exhibit of the photographic works of Jim Anderson will be on display at the Miller Branch during the month of December. Jim is a retired school teacher and a photographer of the natural landscape. He has traveled and photographed in all 50 states always looking for natural ... 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

  • Nov 01-Dec 31

    Photography by Michael Leonard

    The award-winning photography of Michael Leonard will be on display at Dewey’s Cafe during the months of November and December. Well known as an innovative and highly skilled photographer, his photographic interests and styles are multifaceted and he has photographed many different subjects. Well recognized for unique printing and presentation techniques, he has inspired and trained many other photographers to ... 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

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    Photography by Michael Leonard

    This event is all hours that Main Library/Dewey's Cafe is open The award-winning photography of Michael Leonard will be on display at Dewey’s Cafe through the end of December. Well known as an innovative and highly skilled photographer, his photographic interests and styles are multifaceted and he has photographed many different subjects. Well recognized for unique printing and presentation techniques, ... 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

  • Nov 30-Dec 31

    The Perfect Gift: Library Books for Christmas!

    Honor someone special while sharing your love of reading by donating to the Fort Smith Public Library’s fundraiser, The Perfect Gift: Library Books for Christmas From Nov. 30-Dec. 31, visit any Fort Smith Public Library to choose a book to add to the library’s collection in honor or memory of someone special. Children’s books are a $10 donation; adult books are ... $10 or $25 donation. 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

  • Dec 09-Dec 09

    Show'N Tell Coffee & Conversation

    Enjoy coffee and conversation with special guest, local historian Curtis Varnell. Everyone is welcome to bring an antique, collectible, hobby or childhood memento to show and tell about. Coffee provided.  Free. 10:00 AM-12:00 PM. 479-996-2856 . Sebastian County Library, 18 N. Adair St., Greenwood, Ark. 479-996-2856

  • Nov 01-Jan 07

    CASA- Court Appointed Special Advocates- New Advocate Training

    New Advocate Training. Be the voice for children on Foster Care. We meet every Tuesday for 7 weeks, 5:30-8:30pm. Please call with any questions. Free. 5:00 PM- 8:30 PM. 479-785-4171 . CASA of Sebastian County, 1216 Towson Avenue, Fort Smith, AR. 479-785-4171

  • Dec 09-Dec 14

    Community School of the Arts Announces Auditions for Cinderella

    CSA will hold auditions for the Youth Theatre Company production of Cinderella. No previous experience required. For students in grades 7 through college freshmen. Auditions begin from 6-9 p.m. Dec. 9  and conclude on at 1 p.m. Dec. 14. The show is in March. Open to the first 30 students. Cinderella is led by Director of Theatre, Shannon Stoddard, Musical Direction by George and Sheila ... $375. 6:00 PM- 1:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 16

    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. 4792081072 . My location is not listed, , , . 4792081072

  • Dec 09-Dec 09

    Bread and Soup: The Perfect Comfort Foods

    Transform everyday ingredients into an endless variety of plant-based soups. Learn to quickly season vegetables for maximum flavor, the necessity for creamy soups, perfect for the winter months. Take home all the recipes you work with to recreate all the savory soups at home.Please RSVP! Free. 6:30 PM- 8:30 PM. 479-926-8039 . My location is not listed, , , . 479-926-8039

  • Dec 09-Dec 09

    Coffee and Carols

    Join First United Methodist Church for free coffee, hot chocolate, cookies and live Christmas music. There will be family activities and games available including crafts suitable for younger children. Free tickets are available at the door which will be used for door prize drawings. Free. 7:00 PM- 9:00 PM. 4792642045 https://fsfumc.org/. Propak Building, 1100 Garrison Avenue, Fort Smith , Ark. . 4792642045 https://fsfumc.org/

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    The Perfect Gift: Library Books for Christmas!

    This event takes place at all four Fort Smith Public Library locations and at all times libraries are open Honor someone special while sharing your love of reading by donating to the Fort Smith Public Library’s The Perfect Gift: Library Books for Christmas fundraiser. Through December 31st, individuals may visit any Fort Smith Public Library location to choose a book to ... Free. 9:00 PM-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

December 10
  • Nov 01-Dec 31

    Appreciate Arkansas: Photographic Alliance of Fort Smith

    A group exhibit of photography of members of the  Photographic Alliance of Fort Smith is titled "Appreciate Arkansas." The Photographic Alliance is a local organization for anyone interested in photography in the Fort Smith area. The alliance offers members a wide variety of activities, photo competitions, workshops and photo outings.  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

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    Appreciate Arkansas: Photographic Alliance of Fort Smith

    This event is all hours that Main Library is open Original photography from the Photographic Alliance of Fort Smith will be featured at the photo exhibit, Appreciate Arkansas, through the end of December in the Community Room of the Main Library. The Photographic Alliance is a local organization for anyone interested in photography in the Fort Smith area. They offer members ... 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

  • Dec 02-Dec 23

    Christmas Card Craft

    This event takes place all hours that the Dallas Branch Library is open The Dallas Branch Library will host a Christmas Card Craft event at the library during the month of December. Stop by and make a card for your family, friends, or neighbors. Use your creative talents to decorate a card with supplies provided. This free activity is open to ... Free. 9:00 AM-12:00 AM. 479-484-5650 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Dallas Branch Library , 8100 Dallas Street , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-484-5650 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Chamber Strings Registration and Audition

    Community School of the Arts announces the registration and audition for Chamber Strings, an ensemble for teens who are proficient string players. Led by violinist Lori Fay, with assistance from faculty members Barbara Godette, Anthony Verge, and Cory Winters, the ensemble of 20-25 players performs advanced classical works for strings from Bach to contemporary music. The ensemble meets on Mondays ... $240. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Mother's Day Out Preschool Program

    Community School of the Arts will offer a new, arts-based preschool program for children ages 3-5, to begin Jan. 27. Fashioned like a Mother’s Day Out, the program is held on Monday and Wednesday mornings at Central Presbyterian Church. CSA instructors in music, theatre, dance and visual art will teach. Children rotate to each arts area as they do activities in each of ... Tuition Varies. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. My location is not listed, , , . 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Private Lessons

    CSA announces spring private lessons in music, theatre, dance, and visual art. Lessons are offered for 30, 45, and 60 minutes weekly. Students may choose a convenient lesson time and select the number of lessons to take. 5, 10, 15, and 18 weeks are offered or something in between. Students will study with one of our many professional artists/teachers from ... Tuition Varies. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Spring Theatre

    Community School of the Arts is now enrolling students in Spring Theatre classes and programs. We have expanded our theatre offerings! Preschool drama begins for ages 3-5. The Children’s Theatre Company is open to students in grades 3-6 and will be doing the production of Peter Pan, Jr. Many other programs in theatre as well. The CSA theatre program is ... Tuition Varies. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Spring Registration

    Classes and lessons in music, theatre, dance, and visual art for children preschool through adult will be available in the spring semester. Study with professional artist-teachers. No previous experience is necessary to begin for students from beginners to advanced levels. Many classes and lessons begin in early January. The Youth Theatre Company for students in grade 7-college begins in December for ... Tuition varies. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Nov 01-Dec 31

    Fort Smith Public Library Holiday Food Drive

    Help local families in need by donating to this year’s Fort Smith Public Library Holiday Food Drive. One in five people in this area are struggling. One in three rural Arkansas children live in food insecure homes. Drop off non-perishable food items at any Fort Smith library location from Nov. 1-Dec. 31. All food collected will be given to the Community Clearing ... 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

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    Fort Smith Public Library Holiday Food Drive

    This event is all hours library is open - hours vary by location. Help out local families in need by donating to this year’s Fort Smith Public Library Holiday Food Drive. One in five people in our area are struggling, one in three rural Arkansas children live in food insecure homes. Drop off your non-perishable food items at any Fort ... 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

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    Miller Branch Artists of the Month – Jim Anderson

    This event is all hours that the Miller Branch Library is open An exhibit of the photographic works of Jim Anderson will be on display at the Miller Branch during the month of December. Jim is a retired school teacher and a photographer of the natural landscape. He has traveled and photographed in all 50 states always looking for natural ... 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

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    Photography by Michael Leonard

    This event is all hours that Main Library/Dewey's Cafe is open The award-winning photography of Michael Leonard will be on display at Dewey’s Cafe through the end of December. Well known as an innovative and highly skilled photographer, his photographic interests and styles are multifaceted and he has photographed many different subjects. Well recognized for unique printing and presentation techniques, ... 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

  • Nov 01-Dec 31

    Photography by Michael Leonard

    The award-winning photography of Michael Leonard will be on display at Dewey’s Cafe during the months of November and December. Well known as an innovative and highly skilled photographer, his photographic interests and styles are multifaceted and he has photographed many different subjects. Well recognized for unique printing and presentation techniques, he has inspired and trained many other photographers to ... 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

  • Nov 30-Dec 31

    The Perfect Gift: Library Books for Christmas!

    Honor someone special while sharing your love of reading by donating to the Fort Smith Public Library’s fundraiser, The Perfect Gift: Library Books for Christmas From Nov. 30-Dec. 31, visit any Fort Smith Public Library to choose a book to add to the library’s collection in honor or memory of someone special. Children’s books are a $10 donation; adult books are ... $10 or $25 donation. 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

  • Dec 10-Dec 10

    Learn to Burn

    An introduction to the safe and effective use of fire as a land management tool. Topics include fire ecology, using fire to maintain wildlife habitat, writing a prescribed burn plan, liability, and personal protective equipment and tools. Lunch will be provided at no charge. This event is sponsored by Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, Quail Forever and Arkansas Forestry Association. Free. 10:00 AM- 3:00 PM. 479-452-3993 https://www.facebook.com/JHARVNC/. River Valley Nature Center , 8300 Wells Lake Road , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-452-3993 https://www.facebook.com/JHARVNC/

  • Dec 10-Dec 10

    The Book Lover’s Club

    Read a good book lately? Come tell us about it at The Book Lover’s Club! Read whatever you like, fiction or non-fiction, and come give us a short report (on up to three titles). The Book Lover’s Club meets the second Tuesday of every month at the main library. Come meet more people like you! Bring a friend and a ... Free. 10:15 AM-11:45 AM. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Fort Smith Public Library , 3201 Rogers Avenue , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Nov 01-Jan 07

    CASA- Court Appointed Special Advocates- New Advocate Training

    New Advocate Training. Be the voice for children on Foster Care. We meet every Tuesday for 7 weeks, 5:30-8:30pm. Please call with any questions. Free. 5:00 PM- 8:30 PM. 479-785-4171 . CASA of Sebastian County, 1216 Towson Avenue, Fort Smith, AR. 479-785-4171

  • Dec 09-Dec 14

    Community School of the Arts Announces Auditions for Cinderella

    CSA will hold auditions for the Youth Theatre Company production of Cinderella. No previous experience required. For students in grades 7 through college freshmen. Auditions begin from 6-9 p.m. Dec. 9  and conclude on at 1 p.m. Dec. 14. The show is in March. Open to the first 30 students. Cinderella is led by Director of Theatre, Shannon Stoddard, Musical Direction by George and Sheila ... $375. 6:00 PM- 1:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 10-Dec 10

    Polar Express Storytime & Movie (PG)

    Children are invited to wear their pajamas to a very special evening storytime at the Miller Branch Library. We’ll start the night with a reading of The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg, followed by a fun craft. Those who want to stay after storytime can watch the movie, The Polar Express (PG), while enjoying delicious hot chocolate. Free. 6:00 PM- 8:30 PM. 479-646-3945 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Miller Branch Library , 8701 South 28th Street , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-646-3945 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 16

    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. 4792081072 . My location is not listed, , , . 4792081072

  • Dec 10-Dec 10

    Tim Ernst Visit and Slide Presentation: Arkansas Splendor

    Take a break from your hectic life to enjoy scenic photography and inspirational words as Tim Ernst shares images from his latest picture book, Arkansas Splendor. The program will include stunning images set to relaxing music to take you away from all the holiday rush. A short Q & A session will follow the show. Tim Ernst has been hiking, driving ... Free. 7:00 PM- 8:30 PM. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Fort Smith Public Library , 3201 Rogers Avenue , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    The Perfect Gift: Library Books for Christmas!

    This event takes place at all four Fort Smith Public Library locations and at all times libraries are open Honor someone special while sharing your love of reading by donating to the Fort Smith Public Library’s The Perfect Gift: Library Books for Christmas fundraiser. Through December 31st, individuals may visit any Fort Smith Public Library location to choose a book to ... Free. 9:00 PM-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

December 11
  • Nov 01-Dec 31

    Appreciate Arkansas: Photographic Alliance of Fort Smith

    A group exhibit of photography of members of the  Photographic Alliance of Fort Smith is titled "Appreciate Arkansas." The Photographic Alliance is a local organization for anyone interested in photography in the Fort Smith area. The alliance offers members a wide variety of activities, photo competitions, workshops and photo outings.  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

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    Appreciate Arkansas: Photographic Alliance of Fort Smith

    This event is all hours that Main Library is open Original photography from the Photographic Alliance of Fort Smith will be featured at the photo exhibit, Appreciate Arkansas, through the end of December in the Community Room of the Main Library. The Photographic Alliance is a local organization for anyone interested in photography in the Fort Smith area. They offer members ... 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

  • Dec 02-Dec 23

    Christmas Card Craft

    This event takes place all hours that the Dallas Branch Library is open The Dallas Branch Library will host a Christmas Card Craft event at the library during the month of December. Stop by and make a card for your family, friends, or neighbors. Use your creative talents to decorate a card with supplies provided. This free activity is open to ... Free. 9:00 AM-12:00 AM. 479-484-5650 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Dallas Branch Library , 8100 Dallas Street , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-484-5650 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Chamber Strings Registration and Audition

    Community School of the Arts announces the registration and audition for Chamber Strings, an ensemble for teens who are proficient string players. Led by violinist Lori Fay, with assistance from faculty members Barbara Godette, Anthony Verge, and Cory Winters, the ensemble of 20-25 players performs advanced classical works for strings from Bach to contemporary music. The ensemble meets on Mondays ... $240. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Mother's Day Out Preschool Program

    Community School of the Arts will offer a new, arts-based preschool program for children ages 3-5, to begin Jan. 27. Fashioned like a Mother’s Day Out, the program is held on Monday and Wednesday mornings at Central Presbyterian Church. CSA instructors in music, theatre, dance and visual art will teach. Children rotate to each arts area as they do activities in each of ... Tuition Varies. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. My location is not listed, , , . 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Private Lessons

    CSA announces spring private lessons in music, theatre, dance, and visual art. Lessons are offered for 30, 45, and 60 minutes weekly. Students may choose a convenient lesson time and select the number of lessons to take. 5, 10, 15, and 18 weeks are offered or something in between. Students will study with one of our many professional artists/teachers from ... Tuition Varies. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Spring Theatre

    Community School of the Arts is now enrolling students in Spring Theatre classes and programs. We have expanded our theatre offerings! Preschool drama begins for ages 3-5. The Children’s Theatre Company is open to students in grades 3-6 and will be doing the production of Peter Pan, Jr. Many other programs in theatre as well. The CSA theatre program is ... Tuition Varies. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Spring Registration

    Classes and lessons in music, theatre, dance, and visual art for children preschool through adult will be available in the spring semester. Study with professional artist-teachers. No previous experience is necessary to begin for students from beginners to advanced levels. Many classes and lessons begin in early January. The Youth Theatre Company for students in grade 7-college begins in December for ... Tuition varies. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Nov 01-Dec 31

    Fort Smith Public Library Holiday Food Drive

    Help local families in need by donating to this year’s Fort Smith Public Library Holiday Food Drive. One in five people in this area are struggling. One in three rural Arkansas children live in food insecure homes. Drop off non-perishable food items at any Fort Smith library location from Nov. 1-Dec. 31. All food collected will be given to the Community Clearing ... 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

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    Fort Smith Public Library Holiday Food Drive

    This event is all hours library is open - hours vary by location. Help out local families in need by donating to this year’s Fort Smith Public Library Holiday Food Drive. One in five people in our area are struggling, one in three rural Arkansas children live in food insecure homes. Drop off your non-perishable food items at any Fort ... 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

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    Miller Branch Artists of the Month – Jim Anderson

    This event is all hours that the Miller Branch Library is open An exhibit of the photographic works of Jim Anderson will be on display at the Miller Branch during the month of December. Jim is a retired school teacher and a photographer of the natural landscape. He has traveled and photographed in all 50 states always looking for natural ... 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

  • Nov 01-Dec 31

    Photography by Michael Leonard

    The award-winning photography of Michael Leonard will be on display at Dewey’s Cafe during the months of November and December. Well known as an innovative and highly skilled photographer, his photographic interests and styles are multifaceted and he has photographed many different subjects. Well recognized for unique printing and presentation techniques, he has inspired and trained many other photographers to ... 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

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    Photography by Michael Leonard

    This event is all hours that Main Library/Dewey's Cafe is open The award-winning photography of Michael Leonard will be on display at Dewey’s Cafe through the end of December. Well known as an innovative and highly skilled photographer, his photographic interests and styles are multifaceted and he has photographed many different subjects. Well recognized for unique printing and presentation techniques, ... 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

  • Nov 30-Dec 31

    The Perfect Gift: Library Books for Christmas!

    Honor someone special while sharing your love of reading by donating to the Fort Smith Public Library’s fundraiser, The Perfect Gift: Library Books for Christmas From Nov. 30-Dec. 31, visit any Fort Smith Public Library to choose a book to add to the library’s collection in honor or memory of someone special. Children’s books are a $10 donation; adult books are ... $10 or $25 donation. 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

  • Dec 11-Dec 11

    Gingerbread House Workshop for Families

    Get in the holiday spirit by decorating a gingerbread house with your family! We provide frosting and cardboard house forms to decorate, and you bring the candy! Families may bring whatever candies and other decorations they wish. Your whole family is invited to join the fun! Registration is not required, but supplies are limited and families are encouraged to call ... Free. 4:00 PM- 5:00 PM. 479-785-0405 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Windsor Branch Library , 4701 Windsor Drive , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-785-0405 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Nov 01-Jan 07

    CASA- Court Appointed Special Advocates- New Advocate Training

    New Advocate Training. Be the voice for children on Foster Care. We meet every Tuesday for 7 weeks, 5:30-8:30pm. Please call with any questions. Free. 5:00 PM- 8:30 PM. 479-785-4171 . CASA of Sebastian County, 1216 Towson Avenue, Fort Smith, AR. 479-785-4171

  • Dec 09-Dec 14

    Community School of the Arts Announces Auditions for Cinderella

    CSA will hold auditions for the Youth Theatre Company production of Cinderella. No previous experience required. For students in grades 7 through college freshmen. Auditions begin from 6-9 p.m. Dec. 9  and conclude on at 1 p.m. Dec. 14. The show is in March. Open to the first 30 students. Cinderella is led by Director of Theatre, Shannon Stoddard, Musical Direction by George and Sheila ... $375. 6:00 PM- 1:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 16

    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. 4792081072 . My location is not listed, , , . 4792081072

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    The Perfect Gift: Library Books for Christmas!

    This event takes place at all four Fort Smith Public Library locations and at all times libraries are open Honor someone special while sharing your love of reading by donating to the Fort Smith Public Library’s The Perfect Gift: Library Books for Christmas fundraiser. Through December 31st, individuals may visit any Fort Smith Public Library location to choose a book to ... Free. 9:00 PM-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

December 12
  • Nov 01-Dec 31

    Appreciate Arkansas: Photographic Alliance of Fort Smith

    A group exhibit of photography of members of the  Photographic Alliance of Fort Smith is titled "Appreciate Arkansas." The Photographic Alliance is a local organization for anyone interested in photography in the Fort Smith area. The alliance offers members a wide variety of activities, photo competitions, workshops and photo outings.  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

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    Appreciate Arkansas: Photographic Alliance of Fort Smith

    This event is all hours that Main Library is open Original photography from the Photographic Alliance of Fort Smith will be featured at the photo exhibit, Appreciate Arkansas, through the end of December in the Community Room of the Main Library. The Photographic Alliance is a local organization for anyone interested in photography in the Fort Smith area. They offer members ... 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

  • Dec 02-Dec 23

    Christmas Card Craft

    This event takes place all hours that the Dallas Branch Library is open The Dallas Branch Library will host a Christmas Card Craft event at the library during the month of December. Stop by and make a card for your family, friends, or neighbors. Use your creative talents to decorate a card with supplies provided. This free activity is open to ... Free. 9:00 AM-12:00 AM. 479-484-5650 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Dallas Branch Library , 8100 Dallas Street , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-484-5650 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Chamber Strings Registration and Audition

    Community School of the Arts announces the registration and audition for Chamber Strings, an ensemble for teens who are proficient string players. Led by violinist Lori Fay, with assistance from faculty members Barbara Godette, Anthony Verge, and Cory Winters, the ensemble of 20-25 players performs advanced classical works for strings from Bach to contemporary music. The ensemble meets on Mondays ... $240. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Mother's Day Out Preschool Program

    Community School of the Arts will offer a new, arts-based preschool program for children ages 3-5, to begin Jan. 27. Fashioned like a Mother’s Day Out, the program is held on Monday and Wednesday mornings at Central Presbyterian Church. CSA instructors in music, theatre, dance and visual art will teach. Children rotate to each arts area as they do activities in each of ... Tuition Varies. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. My location is not listed, , , . 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Private Lessons

    CSA announces spring private lessons in music, theatre, dance, and visual art. Lessons are offered for 30, 45, and 60 minutes weekly. Students may choose a convenient lesson time and select the number of lessons to take. 5, 10, 15, and 18 weeks are offered or something in between. Students will study with one of our many professional artists/teachers from ... Tuition Varies. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Spring Theatre

    Community School of the Arts is now enrolling students in Spring Theatre classes and programs. We have expanded our theatre offerings! Preschool drama begins for ages 3-5. The Children’s Theatre Company is open to students in grades 3-6 and will be doing the production of Peter Pan, Jr. Many other programs in theatre as well. The CSA theatre program is ... Tuition Varies. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Spring Registration

    Classes and lessons in music, theatre, dance, and visual art for children preschool through adult will be available in the spring semester. Study with professional artist-teachers. No previous experience is necessary to begin for students from beginners to advanced levels. Many classes and lessons begin in early January. The Youth Theatre Company for students in grade 7-college begins in December for ... Tuition varies. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Nov 01-Dec 31

    Fort Smith Public Library Holiday Food Drive

    Help local families in need by donating to this year’s Fort Smith Public Library Holiday Food Drive. One in five people in this area are struggling. One in three rural Arkansas children live in food insecure homes. Drop off non-perishable food items at any Fort Smith library location from Nov. 1-Dec. 31. All food collected will be given to the Community Clearing ... 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

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    Fort Smith Public Library Holiday Food Drive

    This event is all hours library is open - hours vary by location. Help out local families in need by donating to this year’s Fort Smith Public Library Holiday Food Drive. One in five people in our area are struggling, one in three rural Arkansas children live in food insecure homes. Drop off your non-perishable food items at any Fort ... 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

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    Miller Branch Artists of the Month – Jim Anderson

    This event is all hours that the Miller Branch Library is open An exhibit of the photographic works of Jim Anderson will be on display at the Miller Branch during the month of December. Jim is a retired school teacher and a photographer of the natural landscape. He has traveled and photographed in all 50 states always looking for natural ... 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

  • Nov 01-Dec 31

    Photography by Michael Leonard

    The award-winning photography of Michael Leonard will be on display at Dewey’s Cafe during the months of November and December. Well known as an innovative and highly skilled photographer, his photographic interests and styles are multifaceted and he has photographed many different subjects. Well recognized for unique printing and presentation techniques, he has inspired and trained many other photographers to ... 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

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    Photography by Michael Leonard

    This event is all hours that Main Library/Dewey's Cafe is open The award-winning photography of Michael Leonard will be on display at Dewey’s Cafe through the end of December. Well known as an innovative and highly skilled photographer, his photographic interests and styles are multifaceted and he has photographed many different subjects. Well recognized for unique printing and presentation techniques, ... 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

  • Nov 30-Dec 31

    The Perfect Gift: Library Books for Christmas!

    Honor someone special while sharing your love of reading by donating to the Fort Smith Public Library’s fundraiser, The Perfect Gift: Library Books for Christmas From Nov. 30-Dec. 31, visit any Fort Smith Public Library to choose a book to add to the library’s collection in honor or memory of someone special. Children’s books are a $10 donation; adult books are ... $10 or $25 donation. 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

  • Dec 12-Dec 14

    Windsor Branch Library Used Book Sale

    This event takes place all hours that the Windsor Drive Branch is open (hours vary daily) Get your holiday shopping done at the library! Hardcover books will be $0.50 and paperbacks will be $0.25. Fill a bag for $5. Fiction, Non-fiction, children’s books, teen books, and more! Free. 9:00 AM-12:00 AM. 479-785-0405 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Windsor Branch Library , 4701 Windsor Drive , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-785-0405 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Dec 12-Dec 12

    Girls Shelter Annual Open House/ Bake Sale

    Enjoy a variety of soups and delicious baked goods. The lunch serves as the shelter's appreciation to the community for its continued support! Donations from the bake sale are used to purchase Christmas presents for our girls! Free. 11:00 AM- 2:00 PM. 479-806-1677 . Girls Shetler, 2600 Raleigh Street, Fort Smith, Ark. . 479-806-1677

  • Dec 12-Dec 12

    Gingerbread House Workshop for Teens

    Decorate a gingerbread house with your friends! Each teen will receive a cardboard house form and frosting to decorate with. The library will provide lots of candy, but teens can also bring their own candy to decorate with (or just to eat. We won’t tell Santa.) All supplies will be provided at this free event for teens. Free. 3:30 PM- 4:30 PM. 479-785-0405 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Windsor Branch Library , 4701 Windsor Drive , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-785-0405 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Dec 12-Dec 12

    Authors in the Afternoon featuring Tommy B. Smith

    Fort Smith author Tommy B. Smith will make a special appearance at the Fort Smith Public Library to promote and sign copies his latest book Anyone Want to Play WAR? Brutal injuries can leave scars. As the teenage survivor of a savage dog’s rampage, it’s a lesson Bryce Gallo will never forget. Struggling to cope with his damaged appearance, along ... Free. 4:00 PM- 6:00 PM. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Fort Smith Public Library , 3201 Rogers Avenue , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Nov 01-Jan 07

    CASA- Court Appointed Special Advocates- New Advocate Training

    New Advocate Training. Be the voice for children on Foster Care. We meet every Tuesday for 7 weeks, 5:30-8:30pm. Please call with any questions. Free. 5:00 PM- 8:30 PM. 479-785-4171 . CASA of Sebastian County, 1216 Towson Avenue, Fort Smith, AR. 479-785-4171

  • Dec 09-Dec 14

    Community School of the Arts Announces Auditions for Cinderella

    CSA will hold auditions for the Youth Theatre Company production of Cinderella. No previous experience required. For students in grades 7 through college freshmen. Auditions begin from 6-9 p.m. Dec. 9  and conclude on at 1 p.m. Dec. 14. The show is in March. Open to the first 30 students. Cinderella is led by Director of Theatre, Shannon Stoddard, Musical Direction by George and Sheila ... $375. 6:00 PM- 1:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 12-Dec 12

    Roland Annual Christmas Tree Lighting

    Our Christmas Tree Lighting and Contest is geared toward bringing the community together and in turn, helping the community at the same time. The Roland Area Chamber of Commerce partners with the KI BOIS Community Action Foundation each year to help raise donations of food items that are used to provide Christmas meals for families in need in Roland and ... Free. 6:00 PM- 7:30 PM. 918-427-9117 https://www.facebook.com/events/527928624417240/. My location is not listed, , , . 918-427-9117 https://www.facebook.com/events/527928624417240/

  • Dec 02-Dec 16

    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. 4792081072 . My location is not listed, , , . 4792081072

  • Dec 12-Dec 12

    AACLive! Presents Terri Hendrix

    Terri Hendrix is a pioneering independent Texas songwriter and an accomplished multi-instrumentalist (guitar, mandolin, and harmonica) having recently been recognized by “Acoustic Guitar” Magazine as one of Texas’ 20 essential contemporary singer-songwriters. Terri has been averaging a new album almost every year going all the way back to her 1996 debut. Throughout her career, she has woven folk, pop, country, ... $40. 7:30 PM- 9:30 PM. 4797198931 . My location is not listed, , , . 4797198931

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    The Perfect Gift: Library Books for Christmas!

    This event takes place at all four Fort Smith Public Library locations and at all times libraries are open Honor someone special while sharing your love of reading by donating to the Fort Smith Public Library’s The Perfect Gift: Library Books for Christmas fundraiser. Through December 31st, individuals may visit any Fort Smith Public Library location to choose a book to ... Free. 9:00 PM-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

December 13
  • Nov 01-Dec 31

    Appreciate Arkansas: Photographic Alliance of Fort Smith

    A group exhibit of photography of members of the  Photographic Alliance of Fort Smith is titled "Appreciate Arkansas." The Photographic Alliance is a local organization for anyone interested in photography in the Fort Smith area. The alliance offers members a wide variety of activities, photo competitions, workshops and photo outings.  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

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    Appreciate Arkansas: Photographic Alliance of Fort Smith

    This event is all hours that Main Library is open Original photography from the Photographic Alliance of Fort Smith will be featured at the photo exhibit, Appreciate Arkansas, through the end of December in the Community Room of the Main Library. The Photographic Alliance is a local organization for anyone interested in photography in the Fort Smith area. They offer members ... 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

  • Dec 02-Dec 23

    Christmas Card Craft

    This event takes place all hours that the Dallas Branch Library is open The Dallas Branch Library will host a Christmas Card Craft event at the library during the month of December. Stop by and make a card for your family, friends, or neighbors. Use your creative talents to decorate a card with supplies provided. This free activity is open to ... Free. 9:00 AM-12:00 AM. 479-484-5650 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Dallas Branch Library , 8100 Dallas Street , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-484-5650 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Chamber Strings Registration and Audition

    Community School of the Arts announces the registration and audition for Chamber Strings, an ensemble for teens who are proficient string players. Led by violinist Lori Fay, with assistance from faculty members Barbara Godette, Anthony Verge, and Cory Winters, the ensemble of 20-25 players performs advanced classical works for strings from Bach to contemporary music. The ensemble meets on Mondays ... $240. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Mother's Day Out Preschool Program

    Community School of the Arts will offer a new, arts-based preschool program for children ages 3-5, to begin Jan. 27. Fashioned like a Mother’s Day Out, the program is held on Monday and Wednesday mornings at Central Presbyterian Church. CSA instructors in music, theatre, dance and visual art will teach. Children rotate to each arts area as they do activities in each of ... Tuition Varies. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. My location is not listed, , , . 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Private Lessons

    CSA announces spring private lessons in music, theatre, dance, and visual art. Lessons are offered for 30, 45, and 60 minutes weekly. Students may choose a convenient lesson time and select the number of lessons to take. 5, 10, 15, and 18 weeks are offered or something in between. Students will study with one of our many professional artists/teachers from ... Tuition Varies. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Spring Theatre

    Community School of the Arts is now enrolling students in Spring Theatre classes and programs. We have expanded our theatre offerings! Preschool drama begins for ages 3-5. The Children’s Theatre Company is open to students in grades 3-6 and will be doing the production of Peter Pan, Jr. Many other programs in theatre as well. The CSA theatre program is ... Tuition Varies. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Spring Registration

    Classes and lessons in music, theatre, dance, and visual art for children preschool through adult will be available in the spring semester. Study with professional artist-teachers. No previous experience is necessary to begin for students from beginners to advanced levels. Many classes and lessons begin in early January. The Youth Theatre Company for students in grade 7-college begins in December for ... Tuition varies. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Nov 01-Dec 31

    Fort Smith Public Library Holiday Food Drive

    Help local families in need by donating to this year’s Fort Smith Public Library Holiday Food Drive. One in five people in this area are struggling. One in three rural Arkansas children live in food insecure homes. Drop off non-perishable food items at any Fort Smith library location from Nov. 1-Dec. 31. All food collected will be given to the Community Clearing ... 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

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    Fort Smith Public Library Holiday Food Drive

    This event is all hours library is open - hours vary by location. Help out local families in need by donating to this year’s Fort Smith Public Library Holiday Food Drive. One in five people in our area are struggling, one in three rural Arkansas children live in food insecure homes. Drop off your non-perishable food items at any Fort ... 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

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    Miller Branch Artists of the Month – Jim Anderson

    This event is all hours that the Miller Branch Library is open An exhibit of the photographic works of Jim Anderson will be on display at the Miller Branch during the month of December. Jim is a retired school teacher and a photographer of the natural landscape. He has traveled and photographed in all 50 states always looking for natural ... 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

  • Nov 01-Dec 31

    Photography by Michael Leonard

    The award-winning photography of Michael Leonard will be on display at Dewey’s Cafe during the months of November and December. Well known as an innovative and highly skilled photographer, his photographic interests and styles are multifaceted and he has photographed many different subjects. Well recognized for unique printing and presentation techniques, he has inspired and trained many other photographers to ... 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

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    Photography by Michael Leonard

    This event is all hours that Main Library/Dewey's Cafe is open The award-winning photography of Michael Leonard will be on display at Dewey’s Cafe through the end of December. Well known as an innovative and highly skilled photographer, his photographic interests and styles are multifaceted and he has photographed many different subjects. Well recognized for unique printing and presentation techniques, ... 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

  • Nov 30-Dec 31

    The Perfect Gift: Library Books for Christmas!

    Honor someone special while sharing your love of reading by donating to the Fort Smith Public Library’s fundraiser, The Perfect Gift: Library Books for Christmas From Nov. 30-Dec. 31, visit any Fort Smith Public Library to choose a book to add to the library’s collection in honor or memory of someone special. Children’s books are a $10 donation; adult books are ... $10 or $25 donation. 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

  • Dec 12-Dec 14

    Windsor Branch Library Used Book Sale

    This event takes place all hours that the Windsor Drive Branch is open (hours vary daily) Get your holiday shopping done at the library! Hardcover books will be $0.50 and paperbacks will be $0.25. Fill a bag for $5. Fiction, Non-fiction, children’s books, teen books, and more! Free. 9:00 AM-12:00 AM. 479-785-0405 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Windsor Branch Library , 4701 Windsor Drive , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-785-0405 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Dec 13-Dec 13

    DIY Friday: Christmas Drink Coasters

    Join us for our DIY Friday event where we will get your hands dirty with an easy craft. We will be getting in the holiday spirit by making Christmas scrapbook paper drink coasters! All supplies will be provided at this free program for adults. Free. 2:00 PM- 3:00 PM. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Fort Smith Public Library , 3201 Rogers Avenue , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Dec 13-Dec 13

    Hot Chocolate at the Library

    Celebrate National Cocoa Day at the Dallas Street branch library. Stop by from 3:30-4:30 p.m. and receive a free cup of hot chocolate! Free. 3:30 PM- 4:30 PM. 479-484-5650 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Dallas Branch Library , 8100 Dallas Street , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-484-5650 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Nov 01-Jan 07

    CASA- Court Appointed Special Advocates- New Advocate Training

    New Advocate Training. Be the voice for children on Foster Care. We meet every Tuesday for 7 weeks, 5:30-8:30pm. Please call with any questions. Free. 5:00 PM- 8:30 PM. 479-785-4171 . CASA of Sebastian County, 1216 Towson Avenue, Fort Smith, AR. 479-785-4171

  • Dec 09-Dec 14

    Community School of the Arts Announces Auditions for Cinderella

    CSA will hold auditions for the Youth Theatre Company production of Cinderella. No previous experience required. For students in grades 7 through college freshmen. Auditions begin from 6-9 p.m. Dec. 9  and conclude on at 1 p.m. Dec. 14. The show is in March. Open to the first 30 students. Cinderella is led by Director of Theatre, Shannon Stoddard, Musical Direction by George and Sheila ... $375. 6:00 PM- 1:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 13-Dec 13

    Firearm Safety

    Learn all of the basics of firearm safety as well as enjoy taking a look at the different types of firearms used for different hunting circumstances. Participants will have the opportunity to handle and examine firearms such as shotguns, rifles, and handguns. Free. 6:00 PM- 8:00 PM. 479-452-3993 https://www.facebook.com/JHARVNC/. River Valley Nature Center , 8300 Wells Lake Road , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-452-3993 https://www.facebook.com/JHARVNC/

  • Dec 02-Dec 16

    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. 4792081072 . My location is not listed, , , . 4792081072

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    The Perfect Gift: Library Books for Christmas!

    This event takes place at all four Fort Smith Public Library locations and at all times libraries are open Honor someone special while sharing your love of reading by donating to the Fort Smith Public Library’s The Perfect Gift: Library Books for Christmas fundraiser. Through December 31st, individuals may visit any Fort Smith Public Library location to choose a book to ... Free. 9:00 PM-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

December 14
  • Dec 14-Dec 14

    Holiday Concert with Ozark Bronze

    Enjoy holiday favorites with this talented handbell ensemble. Traditional Christmas tunes at a free concert for all ages. Free. 4:15 AM- 2:00 PM. 4797391483 Www.ozarkbronze.com. First Presbyterian Church, 116 North 12th Street, Fort Smith, Ark.. 4797391483 Www.ozarkbronze.com

  • Nov 01-Dec 31

    Appreciate Arkansas: Photographic Alliance of Fort Smith

    A group exhibit of photography of members of the  Photographic Alliance of Fort Smith is titled "Appreciate Arkansas." The Photographic Alliance is a local organization for anyone interested in photography in the Fort Smith area. The alliance offers members a wide variety of activities, photo competitions, workshops and photo outings.  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

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    Appreciate Arkansas: Photographic Alliance of Fort Smith

    This event is all hours that Main Library is open Original photography from the Photographic Alliance of Fort Smith will be featured at the photo exhibit, Appreciate Arkansas, through the end of December in the Community Room of the Main Library. The Photographic Alliance is a local organization for anyone interested in photography in the Fort Smith area. They offer members ... 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

  • Dec 02-Dec 23

    Christmas Card Craft

    This event takes place all hours that the Dallas Branch Library is open The Dallas Branch Library will host a Christmas Card Craft event at the library during the month of December. Stop by and make a card for your family, friends, or neighbors. Use your creative talents to decorate a card with supplies provided. This free activity is open to ... Free. 9:00 AM-12:00 AM. 479-484-5650 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Dallas Branch Library , 8100 Dallas Street , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-484-5650 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Chamber Strings Registration and Audition

    Community School of the Arts announces the registration and audition for Chamber Strings, an ensemble for teens who are proficient string players. Led by violinist Lori Fay, with assistance from faculty members Barbara Godette, Anthony Verge, and Cory Winters, the ensemble of 20-25 players performs advanced classical works for strings from Bach to contemporary music. The ensemble meets on Mondays ... $240. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Mother's Day Out Preschool Program

    Community School of the Arts will offer a new, arts-based preschool program for children ages 3-5, to begin Jan. 27. Fashioned like a Mother’s Day Out, the program is held on Monday and Wednesday mornings at Central Presbyterian Church. CSA instructors in music, theatre, dance and visual art will teach. Children rotate to each arts area as they do activities in each of ... Tuition Varies. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. My location is not listed, , , . 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Private Lessons

    CSA announces spring private lessons in music, theatre, dance, and visual art. Lessons are offered for 30, 45, and 60 minutes weekly. Students may choose a convenient lesson time and select the number of lessons to take. 5, 10, 15, and 18 weeks are offered or something in between. Students will study with one of our many professional artists/teachers from ... Tuition Varies. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Spring Theatre

    Community School of the Arts is now enrolling students in Spring Theatre classes and programs. We have expanded our theatre offerings! Preschool drama begins for ages 3-5. The Children’s Theatre Company is open to students in grades 3-6 and will be doing the production of Peter Pan, Jr. Many other programs in theatre as well. The CSA theatre program is ... Tuition Varies. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 31

    Community School of the Arts Announces Spring Registration

    Classes and lessons in music, theatre, dance, and visual art for children preschool through adult will be available in the spring semester. Study with professional artist-teachers. No previous experience is necessary to begin for students from beginners to advanced levels. Many classes and lessons begin in early January. The Youth Theatre Company for students in grade 7-college begins in December for ... Tuition varies. 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Nov 01-Dec 31

    Fort Smith Public Library Holiday Food Drive

    Help local families in need by donating to this year’s Fort Smith Public Library Holiday Food Drive. One in five people in this area are struggling. One in three rural Arkansas children live in food insecure homes. Drop off non-perishable food items at any Fort Smith library location from Nov. 1-Dec. 31. All food collected will be given to the Community Clearing ... 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

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    Fort Smith Public Library Holiday Food Drive

    This event is all hours library is open - hours vary by location. Help out local families in need by donating to this year’s Fort Smith Public Library Holiday Food Drive. One in five people in our area are struggling, one in three rural Arkansas children live in food insecure homes. Drop off your non-perishable food items at any Fort ... 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

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    Miller Branch Artists of the Month – Jim Anderson

    This event is all hours that the Miller Branch Library is open An exhibit of the photographic works of Jim Anderson will be on display at the Miller Branch during the month of December. Jim is a retired school teacher and a photographer of the natural landscape. He has traveled and photographed in all 50 states always looking for natural ... 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

  • Nov 01-Dec 31

    Photography by Michael Leonard

    The award-winning photography of Michael Leonard will be on display at Dewey’s Cafe during the months of November and December. Well known as an innovative and highly skilled photographer, his photographic interests and styles are multifaceted and he has photographed many different subjects. Well recognized for unique printing and presentation techniques, he has inspired and trained many other photographers to ... 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

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    Photography by Michael Leonard

    This event is all hours that Main Library/Dewey's Cafe is open The award-winning photography of Michael Leonard will be on display at Dewey’s Cafe through the end of December. Well known as an innovative and highly skilled photographer, his photographic interests and styles are multifaceted and he has photographed many different subjects. Well recognized for unique printing and presentation techniques, ... 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

  • Nov 30-Dec 31

    The Perfect Gift: Library Books for Christmas!

    Honor someone special while sharing your love of reading by donating to the Fort Smith Public Library’s fundraiser, The Perfect Gift: Library Books for Christmas From Nov. 30-Dec. 31, visit any Fort Smith Public Library to choose a book to add to the library’s collection in honor or memory of someone special. Children’s books are a $10 donation; adult books are ... $10 or $25 donation. 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

  • Dec 14-Dec 14

    Roland City Parade

    The Annual Roland Christmas Parade is sure to be a grand event on Saturday, December 14th. The parade starts at noon and there is NO FEE to register your group or business. Lineup will begin at 9:30 that morning, and will be on a first-come, first-serve basis, with pre-registered contestants being given preference. The parade route will run from Roland ... Free. 12:00 PM- 1:00 PM. 918-427-9117 https://www.facebook.com/events/2151091055191190/. My location is not listed, , , . 918-427-9117 https://www.facebook.com/events/2151091055191190/

  • Dec 14-Dec 14

    Christmas Open House

    Christmas Open House Fort Smith Museum of History's Christmas Open House will feature Father Christmas, Christmas readings, hot chocolate, and cookies! Then, make your way to the Christmas Parade at 3:00! Father Christmas will visit with children from 1:00-2:15, Christmas readings will take place at 1:30 and 2:00. Cookies and hot chocolate will be available from 1:00-4;00 Admission is free from 1:00-4:00 Free. 1:00 PM- 4:00 PM. 479-783-7841 https://www.fortsmithmuseum.org/. Fort Smith Museum of History , 320 Rogers Avenue , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-783-7841 https://www.fortsmithmuseum.org/

  • Dec 14-Dec 14

    Fort Smith Christmas Parade 2019

    The annual Fort Smith Christmas Parade will be held downtown on Garrison Avenue. Those who wish to participate in the parade must register at eventbrite.com or on the Fort Smith Christmas Parade Facebook page. In the case of inclement weather, please check Facebook for updates. Make plans to celebrate the holiday season with the entire community.  Free. 3:00 PM- 5:00 PM.  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-fort-smith-christmas-parade-tickets-78034237505?fbclid=IwAR2SPge47qDx1B6GOGq8dRC4kjuTCfxSmLd1GVui7MMpUCN0Xnzmx1oy9xA. Downtown Fort Smith, Garrison Avenue, Fort Smith, Ark. .  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-fort-smith-christmas-parade-tickets-78034237505?fbclid=IwAR2SPge47qDx1B6GOGq8dRC4kjuTCfxSmLd1GVui7MMpUCN0Xnzmx1oy9xA

  • Nov 01-Jan 07

    CASA- Court Appointed Special Advocates- New Advocate Training

    New Advocate Training. Be the voice for children on Foster Care. We meet every Tuesday for 7 weeks, 5:30-8:30pm. Please call with any questions. Free. 5:00 PM- 8:30 PM. 479-785-4171 . CASA of Sebastian County, 1216 Towson Avenue, Fort Smith, AR. 479-785-4171

  • Dec 09-Dec 14

    Community School of the Arts Announces Auditions for Cinderella

    CSA will hold auditions for the Youth Theatre Company production of Cinderella. No previous experience required. For students in grades 7 through college freshmen. Auditions begin from 6-9 p.m. Dec. 9  and conclude on at 1 p.m. Dec. 14. The show is in March. Open to the first 30 students. Cinderella is led by Director of Theatre, Shannon Stoddard, Musical Direction by George and Sheila ... $375. 6:00 PM- 1:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Dec 02-Dec 16

    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. 4792081072 . My location is not listed, , , . 4792081072

  • Dec 14-Dec 14

    The Nutcracker

    Western Arkansas Ballet's 34th annual presentation of The Nutcracker includes a cast of over 100 local children and adults in this timeless holiday classic. Guest Artists are Taylor Sambola, from Cincinnati, Ohio, as Sugar Plum Fairy; Arcadian Broad, Cincinnati Ballet, as Cavalier; and Diego Miranda-Monsman, the University of Oklahoma as Nutcracker Prince. Tickets are $25 for adults or $15 for ... $25/$15. 7:00 PM- 9:00 PM. 479-785-0152 www.waballet.org. ArcBest Performing Arts Center, 55 South 7th Street , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-785-0152 www.waballet.org

  • Dec 01-Dec 31

    The Perfect Gift: Library Books for Christmas!

    This event takes place at all four Fort Smith Public Library locations and at all times libraries are open Honor someone special while sharing your love of reading by donating to the Fort Smith Public Library’s The Perfect Gift: Library Books for Christmas fundraiser. Through December 31st, individuals may visit any Fort Smith Public Library location to choose a book to ... Free. 9:00 PM-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


 

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