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TexRep presents “The Drowsy

Chap­er­one,” a mad­cap de­light and love song to mu­si­cal the­ater, at 7:30 p.m. to­day and Satur­day, and 2 p.m. Sun­day in the Stil­well Theatre at Texarkana Col­lege. Char­ac­ters in­clude two lovers on the eve of their wed­ding, a bum­bling best man, a des­per­ate theatre pro­ducer, a not so bright host­ess, two gang­sters pos­ing as pas­try chefs, a mis­guided Don Juan and an in­tox­i­cated chap­er­one Tick­ets: $12, $10 for se­niors and TC stu­dents. Info: 903-831-7827 or Friends of the New Bos­ton (Texas) Pub­lic Li­brary, 127 N. El­lis, will hold a book sale from 9 a.m. to noon Satur­day in the por­ta­ble build­ing next to the li­brary. Bag books for $5 a bag. Bags are pro­vided.

Run the Line, a half-marathon in Texarkana, runs Sun­day morn­ing. Info and reg­is­tra­tion: txkrun­the­

Jor­dan Cir­cus will have per­for­mances at 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Mon­day at the Four States Fair­grounds Arena in Texarkana, Ark. Tick­ets are avail­able at

Hand­sOn Texarkana will hold a Draw Down ben­e­fit at 6 p.m. Thurs­day at Za­p­ata Mex­i­can Grill & Cantina. There will be a silent auc­tion, cash bar and live mu­sic from Two Pi­anos. Tick­ets are $100 and in­clude din­ner for two. Info: 903-798-3211.

His­toric Wash­ing­ton State Park,

Wash­ing­ton, Ark., will have a Fron­tier Day

for Home Schools from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. to­day. Ad­mis­sion is $5.50 plus tax. There will be a va­ri­ety of ac­tiv­i­ties for stu­dents to ex­pe­ri­ence daily life com­mon for pi­o­neer times. Tour tick­ets, gift shops, and food con­ces­sions will be avail­able. Info: 870-9832684, his­toricwash­ing­ton@ar­kan­, or his­toricwash­ing­ton­

Old Wash­ing­ton Vin­tage Dancers will host

the an­nual Ge­orge Wash­ing­ton Birth­day

Ball from 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Satur­day at the WPA Gym, Wash­ing­ton, Ark. Pe­riod dress or Sun­day dress at­tire re­quired. Group dances from the 18th and 19th cen­turies will be part of the evening. Cost is $10 a per­son or $18 per cou­ple at the door, chil­dren 12 and un­der are ad­mit­ted free. Re­fresh­ments pro­vided. Info: 870-703-8256 or joshuaw­illiams14@hot­

Univer­sity of Ar­kan­sas at Hope-Texarkana will host the 11th an­nual Beads, Bags

and Ban­gles block party to ben­e­fit the

2017 Kid’s Col­lege Pro­gram, Prepara­tory Academy, and Camp Save-A-Life pro­grams, from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thurs­day at the Hope Mu­nic­i­pal Air­port. There will be acous­tic mu­sic, street per­form­ers, acts from Ar­kan­sas Cir­cus Arts and var­i­ous food trucks. Tick­ets are $35. Info: 722-8516 or 501-580-1214.

Mardi Gras pa­rade in down­town Texarkana is Satur­day, Feb. 25.

Hemp­stead Hall Con­cert The­ater, Hope, Ark., will host The Spin­ners (Motown) in con­cert at 7 p.m. Satur­day, Feb. 25. Tick­ets range from $20 to $75. UP­COM­ING: A Trib­ute

to Frank Si­na­tra Din­ner and Mu­sic event will be held April 7. Ron­nie Mil­sap will per­form on April 25. Trace Ad­kins will per­form at 7 p.m. May 6, with tick­ets on sale be­gin­ning to­day for $85, $65, $40, and $25 plus fees. Tick­ets for events are avail­able on­line at hemp­stead­ Info: 870-772-8565 or at hemp­stead­

Mu­sic City Texas The­ater, 108 Le­gion St., Linden, Texas, will present Hick­ory Hill with an open­ing set from Mike Pow­ell, at 8 p.m.

Satur­day. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tick­ets are $20. UP­COM­ING: Asleep At The Wheel will per­form at 8 p.m. March 11. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tick­ets are $35. Info: 903-7569934 or visit mu­s­ic­c­i­ty­

Mount Ver­non Mu­sic Hall, Mount Ver­non, Texas, presents “Shall We Klezmer?” a con­cert com­bin­ing re­li­gious melodies from sy­n­a­gogue and dance mu­sic from Rus­sian and Eastern Euro­pean cul­tures, at 7:30 p.m.

Satur­day. An in­ter­mis­sion re­cep­tion will fea­ture bagels and top­pings. Tick­ets are $10 for MVM mem­bers, $15 for non-mem­bers, and $5 for col­lege stu­dents with valid ID. Ad­mis­sion is from for chil­dren through high school ages, 8th grade and be­low must be ac­com­pa­nied by an adult tick­etholder. Info: 903-563-3780 or mountver­non­mu­

Texarkana Col­lege and the Ar-Tex Mu­sic Con­nec­tion present pi­anist Ni­cholas Susi,

Na­tional Fed­er­a­tion of Mu­sic Clubs Young Artist in Pi­ano, 2015, at 7 p.m. Fri­day, Feb.

24, in the Stil­well Hu­man­i­ties Mu­sic Hall.

Ad­mis­sion free. Info: 903-823-3371, 903-8233360, mary.goode@texarkana­col­ or donna.har­ri­son@texarkana­col­

Texarkana Re­gional Arts and Hu­man­i­ties Coun­cil presents Neil Si­mon’s “Barefoot in

the Park” at 7:30 p.m. Satur­day, Feb. 25, at the Perot Theatre. Tick­ets are $42, $36 or $26, with half-price stu­dent dis­counts. Info: 903-792-4992 or

Perot Theatre, 321 W. 4th St., presents “Mer­cyMe” with spe­cial guest Micah Tyler, in con­cert at 6 p.m. Sun­day, Feb. 26 as part of their Texas Takeover Tour. Tick­ets are $30, $35 or $45 re­served. Info: 903792-4992 or rush­con­ Since their de­but in 2001, Grammy-nominated, mul­ti­ple Amer­i­can Mu­sic Award and Dove Award win­ners Mer­cyMe have sold more than 8.5 mil­lion units in CD, sin­gle and DVD sales, gar­nered 27 No. 1 multi-for­mat Chris­tian ra­dio sin­gles and four con­sec­u­tive main­stream ra­dio hits, in­clud­ing “I Can Only Imag­ine.”

Things to do. Places to go. Peo­ple to see.

“Elvis Lives” the ul­ti­mate Elvis trib­ute artist event, is at 7:30 p.m. Satur­day, March 4, at the Perot Theatre, 321 W.

4th St. Texarkana, Texas. Tick­ets are

$77 for VIP seat­ing with meet and greet, $52, $47, and $37 with half-price stu­dent dis­counts avail­able. Info: 903-792-4992 or

“Rockin’ Road to Dublin” Ir­ish danc­ing pro­gram is at 7:30 p.m. Fri­day, March 10, at the Perot Theatre, 321 W. 4th St., Texarkana, Texas. Tick­ets are $47, $42, and $32. Info 903-792-4992.

Cam­den (Ar­kan­sas) 24th An­nual Daf­fodil Fes­ti­val will be held March 10 and March 11 in down­town Cam­den. 5K run/walk, tours, cook-offs, ven­dors and more. Info: cam­dendaf­fodil­fes­ti­

Dot’s Ace Hard­ware and Dot’s Rentals & Sales are host­ing a Texarkana Eg­gFest event on March 25 and in­vite Big Green

Egg cooks and teams to reg­is­ter and demon­strate their cook­ing skills. The Eg­gfest will be held out­side the hard­ware store at 3411 Rich­mond Road. Reg­is­tra­tion is open to teams from all over the coun­try, but lim­ited space is avail­able. Each team is pro­vided a lar­ge­sized Big Green Egg demo on which to cook, tents, ta­bles, chairs, trash can, char­coal, fire starter and wa­ter, along with a $25 gift card to Wal­Mart to help with sup­plies. Par­tic­i­pants re­spon­si­ble for pro­vid­ing all other cook­ing ne­ces­si­ties, in­clud­ing in­gre­di­ents. To reg­is­ter, view sched­ule or learn more: txkeg­gfest. com.

Arts and Ends

Texarkana Re­gional Arts and Hu­man­i­ties Coun­cil will host a Drop-In

Art Work­shop for ages 4 to 11 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Satur­day in the Re­gional

Arts Cen­ter base­ment, 321 W. Fourth

St. in down­town Texarkana. A par­ent or guardian is re­quired to be present. Ad­mis­sion is free, sup­plies are pro­vided. Info: 903-792-8681.

Arts on Main, a TRAHC pro­gram, will present Spring Break Camps from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. March 14 through 16 and March 21 through March 23. Camps for ages 5 to 7 (Kay Shirley or Amy Dono­hoe) and 8 to 12 (Christina Cook or Jenny Stevens). Reg­is­tra­tion re­quired, pay­ment due at reg­is­tra­tion. Info: 903792-8681.

Lit­tle River Arts Coun­cil is invit­ing lo­cal pho­tog­ra­phers to sub­mit pho­tos for the 2017 Mid-Sum­mer Art Show.

Pho­to­graphs must be orig­i­nal, framed for hang­ing, taken within the past three years, and no larger than 16x20 inches. There will be a va­ri­ety of adult and youth di­vi­sions with cash prizes for each. Info: 870-898-5200 or 870-287-5149.

TRAHC African Amer­i­can Com­mit­tee

will hold its 14th An­nual Re­gional

Cel­e­bra­tion of African Amer­i­can Artists and Col­lec­tors from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tues­day through Satur­days through March 4 at the Re­gional Arts Cen­ter. Info: 903-792-4992.

Texas A&M Univer­sity-Texarkana, will

have an art ex­hibit, “Four Gen­er­a­tions

of Art” through Feb. 24. The artists in­clude Jimmy H. DeMoss, daugh­ter

Lisa John­son, grand­son Kye John­son and great-grand­daugh­ter Olive Wat­son. ALSO: An ex­hibit, “Du­al­ity” with the art of Joel Wright, will be hosted from March 7 through April 28. A re­cep­tion will be held 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. March 7. Info: joel­

A ret­ro­spec­tive show­ing of the works of Spot Daniel of Prescott, Ark., will be fea­tured from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tues­days, Wed­nes­days and Thurs­days at the Arts Sta­tion in Hope, Ark., through Feb. 24. Pre­sented by the South­west Ar­kan­sas Arts Coun­cil, the Arts Sta­tion is lo­cated at 200 E. Di­vi­sion St. Info: 870777-8200.

Ha­ley-Hen­man at Gallery 422, 422 Sin­gle­ton Blvd., Dal­las, will hold the ex­hibit for Cindy Holmes “Thus Spake Der­rida” from March 9 through April 1. A free open­ing re­cep­tion will be 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Satur­day, March 11. Info: 214532-3225.

Arts on Main will have open mosaic classes from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tues­days across from the Perot The­ater in down­town Texarkana. Info: 903-792-8681.

Jean­nie Knod Ed­wards teaches be­gin­ning and ad­vanced art classes for adults and chil­dren ages 9 and up in draw­ing, paint­ing, wa­ter­color, mixed-me­dia, etc. Re­serve space by call­ing 870-773-8074.

Down­town Gallery/Stu­dio 218, 218 E. Broad St., Texarkana, Ark. Adult and chil­dren’s after schoolart with Ge­or­gia Hub­nik. Jew­elry classes with Melissa Sawyer avail­able. Info: 903-826-3219.

Re­gional Arts Cen­ter, 321 W. Fourth St., down­town Texarkana, is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tues­day-Satur­day. Tours are free. Info: 903-792-8681.

The Art Sta­tion, 200 E. Di­vi­sion St., Hope, Ark., is open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mon­day-Fri­day. Info: 870-777-8200.

Mu­se­ums & His­tory

Four States Auto Mu­seum, 217 Lau­rel St., Texarkana, Ark., of­fers a unique au­to­mo­tive col­lec­tion. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Satur­days and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sun­days. Tours avail­able by ap­point­ment. Ad­mis­sion is free.

The Pres­i­dent Wil­liam Jef­fer­son Clin­ton Birth­place Home Na­tional His­toric Site in Hope, Ark., of­fers ex­hibits and tours of the home where Clin­ton spent his first 10 years. Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mon­day-Sun­day. Free ad­mis­sion. Info: 870-777-4455.

Two Rivers Mu­seum on Main Street in Ash­down, Ark., is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mon­days through Satur­days. Ad­mis­sion is free.

Ne­vada County De­pot and Mu­seum is at 403 West First St. South in Prescott, Ark.


Red­house Re­vival will play Satur­day at Scot­tie’s Grill, 8400 W. Sev­enth St., Texarkana, Texas.

May­tag Opry, 908 W. Third St., Texarkana, Texas, home of live coun­try mu­sic and dance, to­day will fea­ture the May­tag Opry Band, and in­ter­na­tional per­form­ers Leona and Ron Wil­liams,

Marli Humphrey and Jonathan Dill at 7 p.m. A meet and greet with Leona and Ron will be­gin at 5:30 p.m. for CD sales and au­to­graphs. Ad­mis­sion: $15. Info: 903-293-5898.

Tonk and Bar­bara, gui­tar and bass, will per­form from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thurs­day at The Cel­lar by Verona’s, 210 E. Broad St., Texarkana, Ark.

Du­rango will play at the Billy T.

Norton VFW Post 4562, U.S. High­way 82, Texarkana, Ark., from 8 p.m. to­day un­til mid­night. Non-smok­ing. Vis­i­tors wel­come. Info: 870-772-1772.

The Over 30 Dance Club will have the Twin City Ram­blers band tonight at the Texas Elks Lodge, 3702 New Bos­ton Road. Dance from 7:30 p.m. un­til 10:30 p.m. Ad­mis­sion is $6 for guests and $5 for mem­bers. Mem­ber­ship is $5 per year, but not re­quired. For re­served seats, call Janet at 903-832-4496.

Other En­ter­tain­ment

Scot­tie’s Grill, 8400 W. Sev­enth St., Texarkana, Texas, will have Pub Poll Trivia at 6 p.m. every Sun­day.

Moon­light En­ter­tain­ment and Karaoke

at 26 E. Com­merce St. in Ash­down is open at 7 p.m. every Fri­day and Satur­day with Wayne and Shan­non. Fam­ily en­vi­ron­ment and al­co­hol- and smoke-free.

Ted’s Hog Wild Sports Grill, Ash­down, Ark., on Lake Mill­wood, has karaoke every Fri­day night. Mem­ber­ships are avail­able. Info: 870-898-3693.

Texarkana Moose Lodge, 415 South Robin­son Road, hosts karaoke with Luke Kil­gore from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. every Fri­day night. Mem­bers and guests. No cover charge.

Back­yard So­cial Club, Fore­man, Ark., has karaoke at 8 p.m. every Fri­day.

Fat Jack’s Oys­ter Bar on State Line Ave. in Texarkana will have live ac­tion trivia game shows at 8 p.m. every Sun­day.

Free to play and prizes for win­ners.

Texarkana Elks Lodge, 3702, New Bos­ton Road, has TNA karaoke on Satur­day. Call 903-832-5405. No cover. Smoke Free. Sec­ond Satur­day of the month.

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