Events Calendar

05 - 11 January, 2020
January 05
  • Jan 01-Jan 31

    Miller Branch Artists of the Month – Leslie StewART

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

  • Jan 01-Feb 29

    Photography by Jim Anderson

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

  • Jan 02-Feb 29

    Photography by Taylor Prewitt

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

  • Jan 05-Jan 05

    Watercolor Exhibition

    The Center For Art & Education presents two watercolor artists whose work is done in Arkanss, en Plein Air. Duane Hada has traveled and painted extensively throughout trout country as well as several saltwater destinations and enjoys recording both angling and fish species of the areas. You may have seen his art as trout stamp designs, in wildlife calendars, and ... Free. 1:00 PM- 4:00 PM. 479-474-7767 art-ed.org. Center for Art and Education , 104 North 13th Street , Van Buren , Ark. 479-474-7767 art-ed.org

  • 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

January 06
  • Jan 06-Jan 06

    Community School of the Arts Announces Spring Registration

    Community School of the Arts announces that spring registration is now open! Register online for classes at csafortsmith.org, contact us at 479-434-2020 or stop by our offices at 2701 Old Greenwood Road. Classes and lessons in music, theatre, dance, and visual art for children preschool through adult are open. Study with our professional artist-teachers -no previous experience is necessary to ... Tuition Varies. 9:00 AM-11:00 AM. 4794342020 csafortsmith.org. St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 4794342020 csafortsmith.org

  • Jan 01-Jan 31

    Miller Branch Artists of the Month – Leslie StewART

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

  • Jan 01-Feb 29

    Photography by Jim Anderson

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

  • Jan 02-Feb 29

    Photography by Taylor Prewitt

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

  • Jan 06-Jan 06

    STEAM Team - Sensory Bags

    STEAM Team is a monthly program for children ages 8-12 who have an interest in science, technology, engineering, arts, and math. Every first Monday, the STEAM Team will have a chance to build fun stuff, be active, make art, and even make a mess! STEAM Team will kick off the New Year by learning about our senses through the effects ... Free. 3:30 PM- 6:30 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

  • Jan 06-Jan 20

    Ballroom Dance Lessons

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

January 07
  • Jan 01-Jan 31

    Miller Branch Artists of the Month – Leslie StewART

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

  • Jan 01-Feb 29

    Photography by Jim Anderson

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

  • Jan 02-Feb 29

    Photography by Taylor Prewitt

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

  • 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

  • Jan 06-Jan 20

    Ballroom Dance Lessons

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

January 08
  • Jan 01-Jan 31

    Miller Branch Artists of the Month – Leslie StewART

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

  • Jan 01-Feb 29

    Photography by Jim Anderson

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

  • Jan 02-Feb 29

    Photography by Taylor Prewitt

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

  • Jan 08-Jan 08

    “Happy New Year!” Storytime

    Children are invited to ring in the New Year with this seasonal storytime. Enjoy stories, songs, snacks, and a different craft every week at storytime at the Dallas Branch Library. Free. 10:30 AM-12:30 PM. 479-484-5650 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Dallas Branch Library , 8100 Dallas Street , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-484-5650 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Jan 08-Jan 08

    Discover Drawing

    Note the special date, second Wednesday in January. Adults may join a free drawing class lead by Anna Lewis. She has been teaching drawing and art for over thirty years as a public-school teacher and as a private art teacher. Learn a different drawing technique every month using various materials, including graphite, charcoal and chalk. No registration necessary. Free. 12:00 PM- 2:00 PM. 479-646-3945 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Miller Branch Library , 8701 South 28th Street , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-646-3945 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Jan 06-Jan 20

    Ballroom Dance Lessons

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

January 09
  • Jan 01-Jan 31

    Miller Branch Artists of the Month – Leslie StewART

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

  • Jan 01-Feb 29

    Photography by Jim Anderson

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

  • Jan 02-Feb 29

    Photography by Taylor Prewitt

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

  • Jan 09-Feb 13

    Diabetic Empowerment Education Program

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

  • Jan 09-Jan 09

    Journal Covers

    Design your own journal or notebook cover! Use stickers, paper, glitter, and all sorts of supplies to create a personalized journal cover that’s all you. All supplies will be provided at this free event for all ages. 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

  • Jan 06-Jan 20

    Ballroom Dance Lessons

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

January 10
  • Jan 01-Jan 31

    Miller Branch Artists of the Month – Leslie StewART

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

  • Jan 01-Feb 29

    Photography by Jim Anderson

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

  • Jan 02-Feb 29

    Photography by Taylor Prewitt

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

  • Jan 10-Jan 10

    Couponing for Beginners

    Start the New Year by saving money! In this free class, you will learn about couponing and how to save money. Fort Smith Public Library employee Latoya Lee will teach this class where she will offer tips and techniques on couponing. Free. 11:00 AM-12:00 PM. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Fort Smith Public Library , 3201 Rogers Avenue , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Jan 09-Feb 13

    Diabetic Empowerment Education Program

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

  • Jan 06-Jan 20

    Ballroom Dance Lessons

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

January 11
  • Jan 11-Jan 11

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

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

  • Jan 01-Jan 31

    Miller Branch Artists of the Month – Leslie StewART

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

  • Jan 01-Feb 29

    Photography by Jim Anderson

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

  • Jan 02-Feb 29

    Photography by Taylor Prewitt

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

  • Jan 11-Jan 11

    Workshop: The Art of Fly Tying with Duane Hada

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

  • Jan 11-Jan 11

    Lights, Camera, Action! A Creative Storytime

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

  • Jan 09-Feb 13

    Diabetic Empowerment Education Program

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

  • Jan 06-Jan 20

    Ballroom Dance Lessons

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


 

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