Events Calendar

January, 2020
  • 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 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 Dewey's Cafe at the Fort Smith Public Library, 3201 Rogers Avenue, Fort Smith, Ark. 479-783-0229

  • 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 Miller Branch Library , 8701 South 28th Street , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-646-3945

  • 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 Fort Smith Public Library , 3201 Rogers Avenue , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-783-0229

  • Jan 02-Jan 02

    First Thursday Films: "The Country Doctor" 2016 (NR)

    This French film is about a devoted and revered countryside doctor whose life gets rocked by a middle-age woman who has come from the city hospital to earn her chops. Challenging each other with opposite views on medicine, the pair eventually bonds and learns from one another. The film stars Francois Cluzet and Marianne Denincourt and is directed by Thomas ... Free. 6:00 PM- 8:00 PM. 479-783-0229 Fort Smith Public Library , 3201 Rogers Avenue , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-783-0229

  • 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 Center for Art and Education , 104 North 13th Street , Van Buren , Ark. 479-474-7767

  • 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, 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 St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 2701 Old Greenwood Road, Fort Smith, Ark. 4794342020

  • 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 Fort Smith Public Library , 3201 Rogers Avenue , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-783-0229

  • Jan 06-Jan 20

    Ballroom Dance Lessons

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

  • Jan 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 Dallas Branch Library , 8100 Dallas Street , Fort Smith , Ark. 479-484-5650


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