Events Calendar

02 - 08 February, 2020
February 02
  • Feb 02-Feb 02

    Embodiment: A Retrospective of Historically Black Fort Smith

    Embodiment is a retrospective exhibition that gathers Black artifacts and items, clothing and portraits to explore their varied connections to Fort Smith and the region. These images and items celebrate Blackness, giving a tangible and visible form to our historically culturally diverse past. They provide positive images of the African American experience and honor those families and individuals who helped ... Donations accepted. 1:00 AM- 6:00 PM. 479-783-7841 fortsmithmuseum.org. Fort Smith Museum of History , 320 Rogers Avenue , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-783-7841 fortsmithmuseum.org

  • Feb 01-Feb 29

    Miller Branch Artists of the Month – Michael Leonard

    Miller Branch library will exhibit photography of Michael Leonard, an innovative Fort Smith photographer with multi-faceted interests and styles. Recognized for unique printing and presentation techniques, he has inspired and trained many to learn his dramatic style of both color and infrared photography. A recipient of numerous local and regional photography competitions, Leonard's works have toured with the Arkansas Arts Council’s “Small Works on ... 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

  • Feb 01-Feb 29

    Photography by Jim Anderson

    Jim Anderson's photographs will be on display at Dewey's Café. Photography of the natural landscape is a passionate hobby for this schoolteacher, who has photographed in all 50 states. His award-winning works can be seen at local banks and law offices, as well as exhibits in several State Park in Arkansas and Oklahoma. His photographs are also on display at the Arkansas Welcome Center ... 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 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

  • Feb 01-Feb 29

    Photography by Taylor Prewitt

    Photography by Taylor Prewitt will be on display in the Community Room of the Main Library. 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 Cross Lake) over the past few years. Prewitt is a retired cardiologist who worked at Cooper Clinic ... 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 20-Feb 24

    Homeschool Art Classes

    "Creativity is everywhere and is among the most sought-after skills in today’s complex economy." Art classes are a great way for homeschool parents to incorporate art into your child's curriculum. Classes meet each Monday starting January 20 through March 24 for this 6-day program. Each Monday, we will cover an artist and their style and technique. Students learn how to ... $8 per class or $45 if prepary for all 6 classes.. 1:00 PM- 3:00 PM. 4794747767 art-ed.org. Center for Art and Education , 104 North 13th Street , Van Buren , Ark. 4794747767 art-ed.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 20-Feb 24

    Afterschool Art Classes

    Creativity is everywhere and is among the most sought-after skills in today’s complex economy. Afterschool classes meet each Monday and will cover an artist and their style and technique. Students learn how to interpret, criticize and use visual information, and how to make choices based on it. Students will get a chance to express their creativity and apply what they’ve learned by completing ... $8 per class or $45 for all six weeks when prepaid.. 4:00 PM- 5:30 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 30-Mar 14

    Cloth As Community: Hmong Textiles in America

    The Fort Smith Museum of History will host CLOTH AS COMMUNITY: HMONG TEXTILES IN AMERICA with an opening reception for the exhibition beginning at 6 p.m. o. Hmong flower cloth (or paj ntaub) is one of the world’s great textile traditions and an excellent example of cloth as community. Despite its deep roots in Hmong culture, this complex art was ... . 6:00 PM- 8:00 PM. 479-783-7841 fortsmithmuseum.org. Fort Smith Museum of History , 320 Rogers Avenue , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-783-7841 fortsmithmuseum.org

February 03
  • Feb 03-Feb 28

    Community School of the Arts Spring Registration

    Registration is open for Community School of the Arts private lessons and classes in music, theatre, dance, and visual art for students from preschool to adult. The curriculum includes choices for one-on-one lessons at preferred times and lengths. Students study with professional artists/teachers in piano, voice, guitar, drums, violin, painting and dance, to acting and more. Group classes are also beginning. Visual arts classes ... Tuition varies by class. . 9:00 AM-. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. Community School of the Arts, St. Boniface, 201 North 19th Street, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Feb 03-Feb 14

    February QR Code Origami

    Get ready for Valentine’s Day by learning to fold Valentine’s Day-themed origami crafts. Scan the provided QR codes with a smartphone that lead to YouTube videos explaining how to complete several different crafts. Simple and intermediate level crafts will be available. All paper materials will be provided. Participants must bring a smart phone or tablet with headphones. 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

  • Feb 03-Feb 14

    Make a Valentine’s Day Card

    Use your creativity and imagination to make your own Valentine’s Day card for that special someone in your life. All materials will be provided at this open-house DIY crafting program for all ages. Drop in anytime the library is open for this free activity. 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

  • Feb 01-Feb 29

    Miller Branch Artists of the Month – Michael Leonard

    Miller Branch library will exhibit photography of Michael Leonard, an innovative Fort Smith photographer with multi-faceted interests and styles. Recognized for unique printing and presentation techniques, he has inspired and trained many to learn his dramatic style of both color and infrared photography. A recipient of numerous local and regional photography competitions, Leonard's works have toured with the Arkansas Arts Council’s “Small Works on ... 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

  • Feb 01-Feb 29

    Photography by Jim Anderson

    Jim Anderson's photographs will be on display at Dewey's Café. Photography of the natural landscape is a passionate hobby for this schoolteacher, who has photographed in all 50 states. His award-winning works can be seen at local banks and law offices, as well as exhibits in several State Park in Arkansas and Oklahoma. His photographs are also on display at the Arkansas Welcome Center ... 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 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

  • Feb 01-Feb 29

    Photography by Taylor Prewitt

    Photography by Taylor Prewitt will be on display in the Community Room of the Main Library. 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 Cross Lake) over the past few years. Prewitt is a retired cardiologist who worked at Cooper Clinic ... 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

  • Feb 03-Apr 22

    Suspended - Community School of the Arts

    Contact CSA for updates. Tuition Varies. 9:00 AM-12:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. Community School of the Arts, St. Boniface, 201 North 19th Street, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Jan 20-Feb 24

    Homeschool Art Classes

    "Creativity is everywhere and is among the most sought-after skills in today’s complex economy." Art classes are a great way for homeschool parents to incorporate art into your child's curriculum. Classes meet each Monday starting January 20 through March 24 for this 6-day program. Each Monday, we will cover an artist and their style and technique. Students learn how to ... $8 per class or $45 if prepary for all 6 classes.. 1:00 PM- 3:00 PM. 4794747767 art-ed.org. Center for Art and Education , 104 North 13th Street , Van Buren , Ark. 4794747767 art-ed.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. 

  • Feb 03-Feb 03

    STEAM Team – Marshmallow Igloos

    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! To stay warm, STEAM participants will construct miniature igloos made of marshmallows, all while learning about ... Free. 3:30 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

  • Jan 20-Feb 24

    Afterschool Art Classes

    Creativity is everywhere and is among the most sought-after skills in today’s complex economy. Afterschool classes meet each Monday and will cover an artist and their style and technique. Students learn how to interpret, criticize and use visual information, and how to make choices based on it. Students will get a chance to express their creativity and apply what they’ve learned by completing ... $8 per class or $45 for all six weeks when prepaid.. 4:00 PM- 5:30 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

  • Feb 03-Feb 03

    Introduction to Beekeeping

    An introductory program about the popular and important hobby of beekeeping will be led by Apiary Inspector Danny Brewer. Learn how to get started in beekeeping, including obtaining thee necessary equipment and live bees. Brewer will answer questions after the program. Free. 5:00 PM- 5:45 PM. 479-646-3945 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Miller Branch Library , 8701 South 28th Street , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-646-3945 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Jan 30-Mar 14

    Cloth As Community: Hmong Textiles in America

    The Fort Smith Museum of History will host CLOTH AS COMMUNITY: HMONG TEXTILES IN AMERICA with an opening reception for the exhibition beginning at 6 p.m. o. Hmong flower cloth (or paj ntaub) is one of the world’s great textile traditions and an excellent example of cloth as community. Despite its deep roots in Hmong culture, this complex art was ... . 6:00 PM- 8:00 PM. 479-783-7841 fortsmithmuseum.org. Fort Smith Museum of History , 320 Rogers Avenue , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-783-7841 fortsmithmuseum.org

  • Feb 03-Feb 17

    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.  $5 per person . 6:30 PM- 8:30 PM. 479-208-1072 Facebook-Step In Time Dance Class. Fort Smith Senior Activity Center, 2700 Cavanaugh Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-208-1072 Facebook-Step In Time Dance Class

February 04
  • Feb 03-Feb 28

    Community School of the Arts Spring Registration

    Registration is open for Community School of the Arts private lessons and classes in music, theatre, dance, and visual art for students from preschool to adult. The curriculum includes choices for one-on-one lessons at preferred times and lengths. Students study with professional artists/teachers in piano, voice, guitar, drums, violin, painting and dance, to acting and more. Group classes are also beginning. Visual arts classes ... Tuition varies by class. . 9:00 AM-. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. Community School of the Arts, St. Boniface, 201 North 19th Street, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Feb 03-Feb 14

    February QR Code Origami

    Get ready for Valentine’s Day by learning to fold Valentine’s Day-themed origami crafts. Scan the provided QR codes with a smartphone that lead to YouTube videos explaining how to complete several different crafts. Simple and intermediate level crafts will be available. All paper materials will be provided. Participants must bring a smart phone or tablet with headphones. 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

  • Feb 03-Feb 14

    Make a Valentine’s Day Card

    Use your creativity and imagination to make your own Valentine’s Day card for that special someone in your life. All materials will be provided at this open-house DIY crafting program for all ages. Drop in anytime the library is open for this free activity. 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

  • Feb 01-Feb 29

    Miller Branch Artists of the Month – Michael Leonard

    Miller Branch library will exhibit photography of Michael Leonard, an innovative Fort Smith photographer with multi-faceted interests and styles. Recognized for unique printing and presentation techniques, he has inspired and trained many to learn his dramatic style of both color and infrared photography. A recipient of numerous local and regional photography competitions, Leonard's works have toured with the Arkansas Arts Council’s “Small Works on ... 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

  • Feb 01-Feb 29

    Photography by Jim Anderson

    Jim Anderson's photographs will be on display at Dewey's Café. Photography of the natural landscape is a passionate hobby for this schoolteacher, who has photographed in all 50 states. His award-winning works can be seen at local banks and law offices, as well as exhibits in several State Park in Arkansas and Oklahoma. His photographs are also on display at the Arkansas Welcome Center ... 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 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

  • Feb 01-Feb 29

    Photography by Taylor Prewitt

    Photography by Taylor Prewitt will be on display in the Community Room of the Main Library. 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 Cross Lake) over the past few years. Prewitt is a retired cardiologist who worked at Cooper Clinic ... 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

  • Feb 03-Apr 22

    Suspended - Community School of the Arts

    Contact CSA for updates. Tuition Varies. 9:00 AM-12:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. Community School of the Arts, St. Boniface, 201 North 19th Street, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Jan 20-Feb 24

    Homeschool Art Classes

    "Creativity is everywhere and is among the most sought-after skills in today’s complex economy." Art classes are a great way for homeschool parents to incorporate art into your child's curriculum. Classes meet each Monday starting January 20 through March 24 for this 6-day program. Each Monday, we will cover an artist and their style and technique. Students learn how to ... $8 per class or $45 if prepary for all 6 classes.. 1:00 PM- 3:00 PM. 4794747767 art-ed.org. Center for Art and Education , 104 North 13th Street , Van Buren , Ark. 4794747767 art-ed.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. 

  • Feb 04-Feb 04

    Emoji Magnets

    Make super cute emoji magnets to decorate your locker! All supplies will be provided at this free afterschool event for teens. Free. 3:30 PM- 5:30 PM. 479-785-0405 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Windsor Branch Library , 4701 Windsor Drive , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-785-0405 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Jan 20-Feb 24

    Afterschool Art Classes

    Creativity is everywhere and is among the most sought-after skills in today’s complex economy. Afterschool classes meet each Monday and will cover an artist and their style and technique. Students learn how to interpret, criticize and use visual information, and how to make choices based on it. Students will get a chance to express their creativity and apply what they’ve learned by completing ... $8 per class or $45 for all six weeks when prepaid.. 4:00 PM- 5:30 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 30-Mar 14

    Cloth As Community: Hmong Textiles in America

    The Fort Smith Museum of History will host CLOTH AS COMMUNITY: HMONG TEXTILES IN AMERICA with an opening reception for the exhibition beginning at 6 p.m. o. Hmong flower cloth (or paj ntaub) is one of the world’s great textile traditions and an excellent example of cloth as community. Despite its deep roots in Hmong culture, this complex art was ... . 6:00 PM- 8:00 PM. 479-783-7841 fortsmithmuseum.org. Fort Smith Museum of History , 320 Rogers Avenue , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-783-7841 fortsmithmuseum.org

  • Feb 03-Feb 17

    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.  $5 per person . 6:30 PM- 8:30 PM. 479-208-1072 Facebook-Step In Time Dance Class. Fort Smith Senior Activity Center, 2700 Cavanaugh Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-208-1072 Facebook-Step In Time Dance Class

February 05
  • Feb 03-Feb 28

    Community School of the Arts Spring Registration

    Registration is open for Community School of the Arts private lessons and classes in music, theatre, dance, and visual art for students from preschool to adult. The curriculum includes choices for one-on-one lessons at preferred times and lengths. Students study with professional artists/teachers in piano, voice, guitar, drums, violin, painting and dance, to acting and more. Group classes are also beginning. Visual arts classes ... Tuition varies by class. . 9:00 AM-. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. Community School of the Arts, St. Boniface, 201 North 19th Street, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Feb 03-Feb 14

    February QR Code Origami

    Get ready for Valentine’s Day by learning to fold Valentine’s Day-themed origami crafts. Scan the provided QR codes with a smartphone that lead to YouTube videos explaining how to complete several different crafts. Simple and intermediate level crafts will be available. All paper materials will be provided. Participants must bring a smart phone or tablet with headphones. 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

  • Feb 03-Feb 14

    Make a Valentine’s Day Card

    Use your creativity and imagination to make your own Valentine’s Day card for that special someone in your life. All materials will be provided at this open-house DIY crafting program for all ages. Drop in anytime the library is open for this free activity. 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

  • Feb 01-Feb 29

    Miller Branch Artists of the Month – Michael Leonard

    Miller Branch library will exhibit photography of Michael Leonard, an innovative Fort Smith photographer with multi-faceted interests and styles. Recognized for unique printing and presentation techniques, he has inspired and trained many to learn his dramatic style of both color and infrared photography. A recipient of numerous local and regional photography competitions, Leonard's works have toured with the Arkansas Arts Council’s “Small Works on ... 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

  • Feb 01-Feb 29

    Photography by Jim Anderson

    Jim Anderson's photographs will be on display at Dewey's Café. Photography of the natural landscape is a passionate hobby for this schoolteacher, who has photographed in all 50 states. His award-winning works can be seen at local banks and law offices, as well as exhibits in several State Park in Arkansas and Oklahoma. His photographs are also on display at the Arkansas Welcome Center ... 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 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

  • Feb 01-Feb 29

    Photography by Taylor Prewitt

    Photography by Taylor Prewitt will be on display in the Community Room of the Main Library. 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 Cross Lake) over the past few years. Prewitt is a retired cardiologist who worked at Cooper Clinic ... 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

  • Feb 03-Apr 22

    Suspended - Community School of the Arts

    Contact CSA for updates. Tuition Varies. 9:00 AM-12:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. Community School of the Arts, St. Boniface, 201 North 19th Street, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Feb 05-Feb 05

    Teddy Bear Picnic

    Everyone is invited to take their own Teddy Bear to show And tell about. Drop off a suggested donation of small, new stuffed toys that will be given to comfort children as they are being placed into foster care. Enjoy a Teddy Bear Collection on display and light refreshment. Register in advance at the front desk or by phone.  Free. 10:00 AM-12:00 PM. 479-996-2856 www.scottsebastianregionallibrary.com. Sebastian County Library, 18 N. Adair St., Greenwood, Ark. 479-996-2856 www.scottsebastianregionallibrary.com

  • Feb 05-Feb 05

    Discover Drawing

    Adults may join a free drawing lesson given by Anna Lewis. She has been teaching drawing and art for more than thirty years as a public-school teacher and as a private art teacher. Try a different drawing technique every month using various materials, including graphite, charcoal, and chalk. Attend all sessions or any session.  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 20-Feb 24

    Homeschool Art Classes

    "Creativity is everywhere and is among the most sought-after skills in today’s complex economy." Art classes are a great way for homeschool parents to incorporate art into your child's curriculum. Classes meet each Monday starting January 20 through March 24 for this 6-day program. Each Monday, we will cover an artist and their style and technique. Students learn how to ... $8 per class or $45 if prepary for all 6 classes.. 1:00 PM- 3:00 PM. 4794747767 art-ed.org. Center for Art and Education , 104 North 13th Street , Van Buren , Ark. 4794747767 art-ed.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 20-Feb 24

    Afterschool Art Classes

    Creativity is everywhere and is among the most sought-after skills in today’s complex economy. Afterschool classes meet each Monday and will cover an artist and their style and technique. Students learn how to interpret, criticize and use visual information, and how to make choices based on it. Students will get a chance to express their creativity and apply what they’ve learned by completing ... $8 per class or $45 for all six weeks when prepaid.. 4:00 PM- 5:30 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

  • Feb 05-Feb 05

    Valentines For Seniors

    Nothing says "I care" and creates feel-good emotions more than a handmade Valentines card. Decorate cards with a personal touch for residents at Methodist Village Senior Living. A very real danger to seniors is loneliness and depression, more so during the colder months. The class goal is to make 150 cards. Enjoy fun and light refreshments. Materials are provided. Feel free to ... Free. 5:00 PM- 7:00 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 30-Mar 14

    Cloth As Community: Hmong Textiles in America

    The Fort Smith Museum of History will host CLOTH AS COMMUNITY: HMONG TEXTILES IN AMERICA with an opening reception for the exhibition beginning at 6 p.m. o. Hmong flower cloth (or paj ntaub) is one of the world’s great textile traditions and an excellent example of cloth as community. Despite its deep roots in Hmong culture, this complex art was ... . 6:00 PM- 8:00 PM. 479-783-7841 fortsmithmuseum.org. Fort Smith Museum of History , 320 Rogers Avenue , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-783-7841 fortsmithmuseum.org

  • Feb 03-Feb 17

    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.  $5 per person . 6:30 PM- 8:30 PM. 479-208-1072 Facebook-Step In Time Dance Class. Fort Smith Senior Activity Center, 2700 Cavanaugh Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-208-1072 Facebook-Step In Time Dance Class

February 06
  • Feb 03-Feb 28

    Community School of the Arts Spring Registration

    Registration is open for Community School of the Arts private lessons and classes in music, theatre, dance, and visual art for students from preschool to adult. The curriculum includes choices for one-on-one lessons at preferred times and lengths. Students study with professional artists/teachers in piano, voice, guitar, drums, violin, painting and dance, to acting and more. Group classes are also beginning. Visual arts classes ... Tuition varies by class. . 9:00 AM-. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. Community School of the Arts, St. Boniface, 201 North 19th Street, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Feb 03-Feb 14

    February QR Code Origami

    Get ready for Valentine’s Day by learning to fold Valentine’s Day-themed origami crafts. Scan the provided QR codes with a smartphone that lead to YouTube videos explaining how to complete several different crafts. Simple and intermediate level crafts will be available. All paper materials will be provided. Participants must bring a smart phone or tablet with headphones. 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

  • Feb 03-Feb 14

    Make a Valentine’s Day Card

    Use your creativity and imagination to make your own Valentine’s Day card for that special someone in your life. All materials will be provided at this open-house DIY crafting program for all ages. Drop in anytime the library is open for this free activity. 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

  • Feb 01-Feb 29

    Miller Branch Artists of the Month – Michael Leonard

    Miller Branch library will exhibit photography of Michael Leonard, an innovative Fort Smith photographer with multi-faceted interests and styles. Recognized for unique printing and presentation techniques, he has inspired and trained many to learn his dramatic style of both color and infrared photography. A recipient of numerous local and regional photography competitions, Leonard's works have toured with the Arkansas Arts Council’s “Small Works on ... 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

  • Feb 01-Feb 29

    Photography by Jim Anderson

    Jim Anderson's photographs will be on display at Dewey's Café. Photography of the natural landscape is a passionate hobby for this schoolteacher, who has photographed in all 50 states. His award-winning works can be seen at local banks and law offices, as well as exhibits in several State Park in Arkansas and Oklahoma. His photographs are also on display at the Arkansas Welcome Center ... 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 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

  • Feb 01-Feb 29

    Photography by Taylor Prewitt

    Photography by Taylor Prewitt will be on display in the Community Room of the Main Library. 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 Cross Lake) over the past few years. Prewitt is a retired cardiologist who worked at Cooper Clinic ... 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

  • Feb 03-Apr 22

    Suspended - Community School of the Arts

    Contact CSA for updates. Tuition Varies. 9:00 AM-12:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. Community School of the Arts, St. Boniface, 201 North 19th Street, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Jan 20-Feb 24

    Homeschool Art Classes

    "Creativity is everywhere and is among the most sought-after skills in today’s complex economy." Art classes are a great way for homeschool parents to incorporate art into your child's curriculum. Classes meet each Monday starting January 20 through March 24 for this 6-day program. Each Monday, we will cover an artist and their style and technique. Students learn how to ... $8 per class or $45 if prepary for all 6 classes.. 1:00 PM- 3:00 PM. 4794747767 art-ed.org. Center for Art and Education , 104 North 13th Street , Van Buren , Ark. 4794747767 art-ed.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 20-Feb 24

    Afterschool Art Classes

    Creativity is everywhere and is among the most sought-after skills in today’s complex economy. Afterschool classes meet each Monday and will cover an artist and their style and technique. Students learn how to interpret, criticize and use visual information, and how to make choices based on it. Students will get a chance to express their creativity and apply what they’ve learned by completing ... $8 per class or $45 for all six weeks when prepaid.. 4:00 PM- 5:30 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

  • Feb 06-Feb 06

    Meet The Director

    The public is invited to join us at the the Fort Smith Museum of History to welcome our new Executive Director, Caroline Speir. Drop in for a meet-and-greet, say hello, and enjoy refreshments while we get to know one another! Free. 5:30 PM- 7:30 PM. 4797837841 fortsmithmuseum.org. Fort Smith Museum of History , 320 Rogers Avenue , Fort Smith , Ark. 4797837841 fortsmithmuseum.org

  • Feb 06-Feb 06

    Mercy Heart Health Seminar

    Mercy cardiologists Surbhi Chamaria, MD and Aswini Kumar, MD lead a discussion on keeping your heart healthy. Topics include signs and symptoms of trouble, risk factors and how to recognize them, types of screenings and preventive steps and lifestyle changes.  Free. 5:30 PM- 7:30 PM. 479-314-6099 mercy.net/HeartEventFS. Mercy Fort Smith Hennessy Education Room, 7301 Rogers Avenue, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-314-6099 mercy.net/HeartEventFS

  • Jan 30-Mar 14

    Cloth As Community: Hmong Textiles in America

    The Fort Smith Museum of History will host CLOTH AS COMMUNITY: HMONG TEXTILES IN AMERICA with an opening reception for the exhibition beginning at 6 p.m. o. Hmong flower cloth (or paj ntaub) is one of the world’s great textile traditions and an excellent example of cloth as community. Despite its deep roots in Hmong culture, this complex art was ... . 6:00 PM- 8:00 PM. 479-783-7841 fortsmithmuseum.org. Fort Smith Museum of History , 320 Rogers Avenue , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-783-7841 fortsmithmuseum.org

  • Feb 06-Feb 06

    First Thursday Films: "In the Mood for Love" 2000 (PG)

    This romantic drama from 1960s Hong Kong features two neighbors, a woman and a man, who form a strong bond after both suspect extramarital activities of their spouses. However, they agree to keep their bond platonic so as not to commit similar wrongs. The film is directed by Wong Kar-Wai and stars Maggie Cheung and Tony Leung and runs 98 ... Free. 6:00 PM- 8:00 PM. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Fort Smith Public Library , 3201 Rogers Avenue , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Feb 03-Feb 17

    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.  $5 per person . 6:30 PM- 8:30 PM. 479-208-1072 Facebook-Step In Time Dance Class. Fort Smith Senior Activity Center, 2700 Cavanaugh Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-208-1072 Facebook-Step In Time Dance Class

February 07
  • Feb 03-Feb 28

    Community School of the Arts Spring Registration

    Registration is open for Community School of the Arts private lessons and classes in music, theatre, dance, and visual art for students from preschool to adult. The curriculum includes choices for one-on-one lessons at preferred times and lengths. Students study with professional artists/teachers in piano, voice, guitar, drums, violin, painting and dance, to acting and more. Group classes are also beginning. Visual arts classes ... Tuition varies by class. . 9:00 AM-. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. Community School of the Arts, St. Boniface, 201 North 19th Street, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Feb 03-Feb 14

    February QR Code Origami

    Get ready for Valentine’s Day by learning to fold Valentine’s Day-themed origami crafts. Scan the provided QR codes with a smartphone that lead to YouTube videos explaining how to complete several different crafts. Simple and intermediate level crafts will be available. All paper materials will be provided. Participants must bring a smart phone or tablet with headphones. 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

  • Feb 03-Feb 14

    Make a Valentine’s Day Card

    Use your creativity and imagination to make your own Valentine’s Day card for that special someone in your life. All materials will be provided at this open-house DIY crafting program for all ages. Drop in anytime the library is open for this free activity. 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

  • Feb 01-Feb 29

    Miller Branch Artists of the Month – Michael Leonard

    Miller Branch library will exhibit photography of Michael Leonard, an innovative Fort Smith photographer with multi-faceted interests and styles. Recognized for unique printing and presentation techniques, he has inspired and trained many to learn his dramatic style of both color and infrared photography. A recipient of numerous local and regional photography competitions, Leonard's works have toured with the Arkansas Arts Council’s “Small Works on ... 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

  • Feb 01-Feb 29

    Photography by Jim Anderson

    Jim Anderson's photographs will be on display at Dewey's Café. Photography of the natural landscape is a passionate hobby for this schoolteacher, who has photographed in all 50 states. His award-winning works can be seen at local banks and law offices, as well as exhibits in several State Park in Arkansas and Oklahoma. His photographs are also on display at the Arkansas Welcome Center ... 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 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

  • Feb 01-Feb 29

    Photography by Taylor Prewitt

    Photography by Taylor Prewitt will be on display in the Community Room of the Main Library. 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 Cross Lake) over the past few years. Prewitt is a retired cardiologist who worked at Cooper Clinic ... 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

  • Feb 03-Apr 22

    Suspended - Community School of the Arts

    Contact CSA for updates. Tuition Varies. 9:00 AM-12:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. Community School of the Arts, St. Boniface, 201 North 19th Street, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Jan 20-Feb 24

    Homeschool Art Classes

    "Creativity is everywhere and is among the most sought-after skills in today’s complex economy." Art classes are a great way for homeschool parents to incorporate art into your child's curriculum. Classes meet each Monday starting January 20 through March 24 for this 6-day program. Each Monday, we will cover an artist and their style and technique. Students learn how to ... $8 per class or $45 if prepary for all 6 classes.. 1:00 PM- 3:00 PM. 4794747767 art-ed.org. Center for Art and Education , 104 North 13th Street , Van Buren , Ark. 4794747767 art-ed.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. 

  • Feb 07-Feb 07

    DIY Valentine Cards

    Grown-ups can make DIY Valentine cards. Supplies provided and refreshments will be served. Free. 3:30 PM- 5:30 PM. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Fort Smith Public Library , 3201 Rogers Avenue , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Jan 20-Feb 24

    Afterschool Art Classes

    Creativity is everywhere and is among the most sought-after skills in today’s complex economy. Afterschool classes meet each Monday and will cover an artist and their style and technique. Students learn how to interpret, criticize and use visual information, and how to make choices based on it. Students will get a chance to express their creativity and apply what they’ve learned by completing ... $8 per class or $45 for all six weeks when prepaid.. 4:00 PM- 5:30 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 30-Mar 14

    Cloth As Community: Hmong Textiles in America

    The Fort Smith Museum of History will host CLOTH AS COMMUNITY: HMONG TEXTILES IN AMERICA with an opening reception for the exhibition beginning at 6 p.m. o. Hmong flower cloth (or paj ntaub) is one of the world’s great textile traditions and an excellent example of cloth as community. Despite its deep roots in Hmong culture, this complex art was ... . 6:00 PM- 8:00 PM. 479-783-7841 fortsmithmuseum.org. Fort Smith Museum of History , 320 Rogers Avenue , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-783-7841 fortsmithmuseum.org

  • Feb 03-Feb 17

    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.  $5 per person . 6:30 PM- 8:30 PM. 479-208-1072 Facebook-Step In Time Dance Class. Fort Smith Senior Activity Center, 2700 Cavanaugh Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-208-1072 Facebook-Step In Time Dance Class

February 08
  • Feb 08-Feb 08

    Hare Mountain & Herrod's Creek

    TrailBlazers Hiking Club will hike to Hare Mountain, the highest point on the Ozark Highland Trail, a 3.4 mile moderate roundtrip. On a clear day there will be views of the Mulberry River and valley. The hike continues on the OHT to Herrod's Creek, another 2-mile roundtrip. Take lunch and water. Becky is hike leader. Meet at Cloverleaf Plaza parking lot in ... Free. 8:00 AM-. 4796469562 www.thcfs.com. My location is not listed, , , . 4796469562 www.thcfs.com

  • Feb 03-Feb 28

    Community School of the Arts Spring Registration

    Registration is open for Community School of the Arts private lessons and classes in music, theatre, dance, and visual art for students from preschool to adult. The curriculum includes choices for one-on-one lessons at preferred times and lengths. Students study with professional artists/teachers in piano, voice, guitar, drums, violin, painting and dance, to acting and more. Group classes are also beginning. Visual arts classes ... Tuition varies by class. . 9:00 AM-. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. Community School of the Arts, St. Boniface, 201 North 19th Street, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Feb 03-Feb 14

    February QR Code Origami

    Get ready for Valentine’s Day by learning to fold Valentine’s Day-themed origami crafts. Scan the provided QR codes with a smartphone that lead to YouTube videos explaining how to complete several different crafts. Simple and intermediate level crafts will be available. All paper materials will be provided. Participants must bring a smart phone or tablet with headphones. 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

  • Feb 03-Feb 14

    Make a Valentine’s Day Card

    Use your creativity and imagination to make your own Valentine’s Day card for that special someone in your life. All materials will be provided at this open-house DIY crafting program for all ages. Drop in anytime the library is open for this free activity. 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

  • Feb 01-Feb 29

    Miller Branch Artists of the Month – Michael Leonard

    Miller Branch library will exhibit photography of Michael Leonard, an innovative Fort Smith photographer with multi-faceted interests and styles. Recognized for unique printing and presentation techniques, he has inspired and trained many to learn his dramatic style of both color and infrared photography. A recipient of numerous local and regional photography competitions, Leonard's works have toured with the Arkansas Arts Council’s “Small Works on ... 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

  • Feb 01-Feb 29

    Photography by Jim Anderson

    Jim Anderson's photographs will be on display at Dewey's Café. Photography of the natural landscape is a passionate hobby for this schoolteacher, who has photographed in all 50 states. His award-winning works can be seen at local banks and law offices, as well as exhibits in several State Park in Arkansas and Oklahoma. His photographs are also on display at the Arkansas Welcome Center ... 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 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

  • Feb 01-Feb 29

    Photography by Taylor Prewitt

    Photography by Taylor Prewitt will be on display in the Community Room of the Main Library. 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 Cross Lake) over the past few years. Prewitt is a retired cardiologist who worked at Cooper Clinic ... 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

  • Feb 03-Apr 22

    Suspended - Community School of the Arts

    Contact CSA for updates. Tuition Varies. 9:00 AM-12:00 PM. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org. Community School of the Arts, St. Boniface, 201 North 19th Street, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-434-2020 csafortsmith.org

  • Feb 08-Feb 08

    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, and members of the cast of CSA’s upcoming show, Cinderella. She holds an M.A. in Theatre Education from New York University. This month’s program will ... Free. 10:30 AM-12:30 PM. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Fort Smith Public Library , 3201 Rogers Avenue , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Feb 08-Feb 08

    Microsoft Excel Basics

    Learn some of the basics of Microsoft Excel through demonstrations of features such as tables and basic formulas, along with alternative methods for simple tasks. Following along on your own device with Microsoft Excel installed is welcomed. The class leader will take questions about using Excel.  Free. 10:30 AM-12:30 PM. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org. Fort Smith Public Library , 3201 Rogers Avenue , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-783-0229 www.fortsmithlibrary.org

  • Feb 08-Feb 08

    Couples Fishing Derby

    Take your sweetheart out to the Nature Center to compete together in a fishing derby. Participants must be 18 years of age or older and have a valid Arkansas fishing license and trout stamp. Daily limits and fishing regulations will apply. Check in at 10:30 a.m. fishing at 11 a.m. Weigh in at 1 p.m. The couple with the overall largest weight of all ... Free. 11:00 AM- 1:30 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/

  • Feb 08-Feb 08

    National Two Step CPR Training at Central Mall

    National Two Step CPR is an annual event to educate the public on the benefits of compression-only/hands-only Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR). During 5-minute training sessions, participants learn how to act quickly in the event of cardiac emergencies by following two easy steps: 1) Call 911 and 2) Initiate hands-only CPR. To learn more, please visit twostepcpr.com. Free.. 11:00 AM- 5:00 PM.  https://www.facebook.com/events/429770527709279/. Central Mall , 5111 Rogers Avenue , Fort Smith , Ark.  https://www.facebook.com/events/429770527709279/

  • Feb 08-Feb 08

    Fort Smith Chili Showdown

    The Fort Smith Retro Market is sponsoring a chili competition to benefit Jen’s Kitty Rehab. Batman and Catwoman will be available for free pictures. Kids 12 and under will receive a free entry. There will be carnival games, free desserts, $1 bingo, and food trucks! $2 for adults . 11:30 AM-12:00 AM. 479-410-7724 . Fort Smith Retro Market, 3101 Towson Aveue, Fort Smith, Ark.. 479-410-7724

  • Feb 08-Feb 08

    General William O. Darby's Birthday

    Join the Fort Smith Museum of History in celebrating the 109th birthday of Fort Smith native and founder of Darby’s Rangers, General William O. Darby. Birthday cake will be served in the soda fountain from 1-3 p.m. The Darby Room exhibition highlights Darby's early life in Fort Smith, education at West Point, his years as a soldier, and the lasting ... Admission is $7 adults 16 and up; $2 children 6-15, 6 and under free. $5 veterans/military. Museum members and UAFS students, free.. 1:00 PM- 3:00 PM. 479-783-7841 fortsmithmuseum.org. Fort Smith Museum of History , 320 Rogers Avenue , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-783-7841 fortsmithmuseum.org

  • Jan 20-Feb 24

    Homeschool Art Classes

    "Creativity is everywhere and is among the most sought-after skills in today’s complex economy." Art classes are a great way for homeschool parents to incorporate art into your child's curriculum. Classes meet each Monday starting January 20 through March 24 for this 6-day program. Each Monday, we will cover an artist and their style and technique. Students learn how to ... $8 per class or $45 if prepary for all 6 classes.. 1:00 PM- 3:00 PM. 4794747767 art-ed.org. Center for Art and Education , 104 North 13th Street , Van Buren , Ark. 4794747767 art-ed.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 20-Feb 24

    Afterschool Art Classes

    Creativity is everywhere and is among the most sought-after skills in today’s complex economy. Afterschool classes meet each Monday and will cover an artist and their style and technique. Students learn how to interpret, criticize and use visual information, and how to make choices based on it. Students will get a chance to express their creativity and apply what they’ve learned by completing ... $8 per class or $45 for all six weeks when prepaid.. 4:00 PM- 5:30 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

  • Feb 08-Feb 08

    Burns Night Supper hosted by the Fort Smith Firefighters Foundation

    The Fort Smith Firefighters Foundation presents Burns Night Supper. A charitable event for the Fort Smith Firefighters Pipe and Drum Corps. Doors open at 5:30 pm for cocktail hour. The Crumbs will be performing during the cocktail hour. Piping in of the Haggis to begin at 6:30 pm. Entertainment provided by the Fort Smith Firefighters Pipe and Drum Corps. Come ... $35 per person and/or $30 per person if purchasing a table of 8.. 5:30 PM- 8:30 PM. 479-434-2739 Facebook (Fort Smith Firefighters Pipe and Drum Corps). My location is not listed, , , . 479-434-2739 Facebook (Fort Smith Firefighters Pipe and Drum Corps)

  • Jan 30-Mar 14

    Cloth As Community: Hmong Textiles in America

    The Fort Smith Museum of History will host CLOTH AS COMMUNITY: HMONG TEXTILES IN AMERICA with an opening reception for the exhibition beginning at 6 p.m. o. Hmong flower cloth (or paj ntaub) is one of the world’s great textile traditions and an excellent example of cloth as community. Despite its deep roots in Hmong culture, this complex art was ... . 6:00 PM- 8:00 PM. 479-783-7841 fortsmithmuseum.org. Fort Smith Museum of History , 320 Rogers Avenue , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-783-7841 fortsmithmuseum.org

  • Feb 03-Feb 17

    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.  $5 per person . 6:30 PM- 8:30 PM. 479-208-1072 Facebook-Step In Time Dance Class. Fort Smith Senior Activity Center, 2700 Cavanaugh Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-208-1072 Facebook-Step In Time Dance Class


 

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