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COM­MU­NITY EVENTS IN THE TRI-LAKES AREA

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - - TRI-LAKES EDITION -

TO­DAY Schol­ar­ship Ben­e­fit Con­cert

HOT SPRINGS VIL­LAGE — The third an­nual Top of the Rock Schol­ar­ship Ben­e­fit Con­cert will take place at 3 p.m. at Pres­by­te­rian Kirk in the Pines, 275 As­turias Lane. The event is free and open to the pub­lic.

MON­DAY Be­gin­ner Knit­ting

BEN­TON — Knit­ting en­thu­si­asts of all skill lev­els, ages 18 and older, are in­vited to a be­gin­ner knit­ting class at 9:30 a.m. at the Bob Herzfeld Me­mo­rial Li­brary. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

Tod­dler Story Time

BEN­TON — Tod­dlers ages 1 to 3 are in­vited to Tod­dler Story Time at 10 a.m. at the Bob Herzfeld Me­mo­rial Li­brary. This weekly event fea­tures songs, rhymes, flan­nel sto­ries, board books and fun with in­stru­ments and toys. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

Yarn It All

BEN­TON — Adults ages 18 and older are in­vited to Yarn It All at 10 a.m. at the Bob Herzfeld Me­mo­rial Li­brary. Bring a fa­vorite project, or grab a com­mu­nity project from the li­brary’s yarn truck. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

Clas­sic Games: Open Play

BEN­TON — Adults ages 18 and older are in­vited to play clas­sic board games at 1 p.m. at the Bob Herzfeld Me­mo­rial Li­brary. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

Line Art!

BEN­TON — Youth in grades four through seven are in­vited to prac­tice line-art draw­ing tech­niques at 4 p.m. at the Bob Herzfeld Me­mo­rial Li­brary. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

VIP

BEN­TON — VIP, for grades one through three, meets at 4 p.m. at the Bob Herzfeld Me­mo­rial Li­brary. Kids will learn about fa­mous artists, com­puter pro­gram­mers, mu­si­cians and more, and there will be an ac­tiv­ity. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

Felt Valen­tine Hearts

BEN­TON — Adults ages 18 and older are in­vited to learn about felt­ing at 6 p.m. at the Bob Herzfeld Me­mo­rial Li­brary. At­ten­dees will cre­ate a solid sculp­tural heart us­ing felt­ing nee­dles. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

TUES­DAY Baby Story Time

BEN­TON — Baby Story Time, for in­fants up to 18 months old and their care­givers, will meet at 9:30 a.m. at the Bob Herzfeld Me­mo­rial Li­brary. The ses­sion will in­clude songs, rhymes, fin­ger plays, sto­ries and play. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

Preschool Story Time

BRYANT — Chil­dren ages 3 to 5 are in­vited to learn early-lit­er­acy con­cepts through sto­ries, songs and ac­tiv­i­ties at 10 a.m. at the Ma­bel Boswell Me­mo­rial Li­brary. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

Play to Learn

BEN­TON — Play to Learn, for in­fants through age 4, will meet at 10:30 a.m. at the Bob Herzfeld Me­mo­rial Li­brary. The ses­sion pro­vides ac­tiv­i­ties that are fun and mean­ing­ful. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

Af­ter-School Shenani­gans!

BRYANT — Youth ages 13 to 18 are in­vited to play group games from 3:45-5 p.m. at the Ma­bel Boswell Me­mo­rial Li­brary. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

Cod­ing Un­plugged

BEN­TON — Chil­dren in kinder­garten through the sec­ond grade are in­vited to ex­plore the ba­sics of cod­ing with­out a com­puter at 4 p.m. at the Bob Herzfeld Me­mo­rial Li­brary. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

Teen Cook­ing Ad­ven­tures

BEN­TON — Youth in grades seven through 12 are in­vited to Teen Cook­ing Ad­ven­tures at 4 p.m. at the Bob Herzfeld Me­mo­rial Li­brary. This is a be­gin­ner cook­ing class. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

Tin­ker Tues­days in the Mak­erspace

BEN­TON — Tin­ker Tues­days in the Mak­erspace for all ages will meet from 5-6:30 p.m. at the Bob Herzfeld Me­mo­rial Li­brary. Par­tic­i­pants can work with what­ever they want, in­clud­ing 3-D print­ing. Kids younger than 12 must be ac­com­pa­nied by an adult. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

Water­color Class

BEN­TON — Paint­ing en­thu­si­asts of all skill lev­els, ages 18 and older, are in­vited to a water­color class at 6 p.m. at the Bob Herzfeld Me­mo­rial Li­brary. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

Bryant His­tor­i­cal So­ci­ety

BRYANT — The Bryant His­tor­i­cal So­ci­ety will present a demon­stra­tion about the his­tory of Bryant at 6:30 p.m. at the Ma­bel Boswell Me­mo­rial Li­brary. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

Sign With Song

BRYANT — Adults ages 18 and older are in­vited to Sign With Song at 6:30 p.m. at the Ma­bel Boswell Me­mo­rial Li­brary. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

Demo­cratic Party of Saline County Meet­ing

BRYANT — The Demo­cratic Party of Saline County will meet at 6:30 p.m. at Pasta J’s in Bryant. The speaker, Glenn Hooks, will dis­cuss the cur­rent en­vi­ron­men­tal top­ics of the leg­isla­tive ses­sion.

For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 326-1202.

WED­NES­DAY

Baby Story Time

BRYANT — Baby Story Time, for in­fants up to 18 months old and their care­givers, will meet at 9:30 a.m. at the Ma­bel Boswell Me­mo­rial Li­brary. The ses­sion will in­clude songs, rhymes, fin­ger plays, sto­ries and play. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

Home-School Hour

BEN­TON — A home-school hour for chil­dren ages 6 and older will take place at 10:30 a.m. at the Bob Herzfeld Me­mo­rial Li­brary. There is a dif­fer­ent ac­tiv­ity ev­ery week, in­clud­ing Mak­erspace, geog­ra­phy, cook­ing, en­gi­neer­ing and more. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

Tod­dler Story Time

BRYANT — Tod­dlers ages 1 to 3 are in­vited to Tod­dler Story Time at 10:30 a.m. at the Ma­bel Boswell Me­mo­rial Li­brary. This weekly event fea­tures songs, rhymes, flan­nel sto­ries, board books and fun with in­stru­ments and toys. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

Mak­ing It Wed­nes­day

BEN­TON — Adults ages 18 and older are in­vited to make a craft at 1 p.m. at the Bob Herzfeld Me­mo­rial Li­brary. Ad­vance reg­is­tra­tion is re­quired. Reg­is­ter at salinecountyli­brary.org/ cal­en­dar or call (501) 778-4766.

Mak­ing Warm Wishes

BEN­TON — Mak­ing Warm Wishes, for ages 10 and older, meets from 3:30-5 p.m. at the Bob Herzfeld Me­mo­rial Li­brary to make hats and scarves for those in need. All projects will be placed on the li­brary’s Warm Wishes tree to be used by com­mu­nity mem­bers. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

Kids Can Es­cape

BRYANT — Chil­dren in kinder­garten through the sec­ond grade are in­vited to an es­cape room at 4 p.m. at the Ma­bel Boswell Me­mo­rial Li­brary. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

THURS­DAY

Lec­ture Se­ries

HOT SPRINGS — The Arkansas School for Math­e­mat­ics, Sci­ences and the Arts’ Cafe Lec­ture Se­ries will con­tinue with a Valen­tine’s Day and GiftGiv­ing in Ja­pan pre­sen­ta­tion at 7 p.m. at Kol­lec­tive Cof­fee + Tea, 110 Cen­tral Ave. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 622-5147.

Water­color Class

BRYANT — Paint­ing en­thu­si­asts of all skill lev­els, ages 18 and older, are in­vited to a water­color class at 6 p.m. at the Ma­bel Boswell Me­mo­rial Li­brary. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

Preschool Story Time

BEN­TON — Chil­dren ages 3 to 5 are in­vited to learn early-lit­er­acy con­cepts through sto­ries, songs and ac­tiv­i­ties at 10:30 a.m. at the Bob Herzfeld Me­mo­rial Li­brary. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

Riverdale Gar­den Club

BRYANT — The Riverdale Gar­den Club will meet at 1 p.m. at the Ma­bel Boswell Me­mo­rial Li­brary. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

Af­ter-School Ad­ven­tures

BRYANT — Af­ter-School Ad­ven­tures: I Was A Teenage Mon­ster Hunter, for grades seven through 12, will meet from 3:45-6 p.m. at the Ma­bel Boswell Me­mo­rial Li­brary. Par­tic­i­pants will pose as stu­dents in Gripette, Louisiana, a town with a bit of a mon­ster prob­lem. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

Teen Cof­fee House

BEN­TON — Youth in grades seven through 12 are in­vited to have warm drinks, snacks and play games at 4 p.m. at the Bob Herzfeld Me­mo­rial Li­brary. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

Tween Game Day

BEN­TON — Youth in grades four through seven are in­vited to play games at 4 p.m. in the Teen Lounge at the Bob Herzfeld Me­mo­rial Li­brary. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

Yoga at the Li­brary

BEN­TON — Yoga prac­ti­tion­ers of all skill lev­els, ages 18 and older, are in­vited to a free yoga class at 6 p.m. at the Bob Herzfeld Me­mo­rial Li­brary. At­ten­dees are asked to bring a mat and a bot­tle of wa­ter. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

FRI­DAY Be­gin­ner Cro­chet Class

BRYANT — Cro­chet en­thu­si­asts of all skill lev­els, ages 18 and older, are in­vited to a be­gin­ner cro­chet class at 10 a.m. at the Ma­bel Boswell Me­mo­rial Li­brary. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

Let’s Get the Rhythm!

BEN­TON — Chil­dren ages 3 to 5 are in­vited to hear sto­ries and cre­ate ac­com­pa­ny­ing mu­sic with shak­ers, rhythm sticks, drums, cas­tanets and other in­stru­ments at 10:30 a.m. at the Bob Herzfeld Me­mo­rial Li­brary. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

We Made It! Fri­days

BRYANT — Crafters of all skill lev­els, ages 18 and older, are in­vited to make crafts at

1 p.m. at the Ma­bel Boswell Me­mo­rial Li­brary. Reg­is­tra­tion is re­quired. Reg­is­ter at salinecountyli­brary.org/ cal­en­dar or call (501) 778-4766.

Valen­tine Con­cert

HOT SPRINGS VIL­LAGE — The Ki­wa­nis Club of Greater Hot Springs Vil­lage will present Doug Gabriel in con­cert at 7:30 p.m. at the Wood­lands Au­di­to­rium. Tick­ets are $25. For more in­for­ma­tion, visit hsvtick­et­sales.com.

Chil­dren’s Theater

BEN­TON — The Chil­dren’s Theater, for ages 9 to 12, meets at 10:30 a.m. Fri­days at the Bob Herzfeld Me­mo­rial Li­brary. Chil­dren will learn be­gin­ning act­ing tech­niques and write orig­i­nal short plays to be per­formed May 4. Reg­is­tra­tion and read­ing skills are re­quired. Reg­is­ter at the down­stairs help desk. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

SATUR­DAY Hot Springs Daylily So­ci­ety Meet­ing

HOT SPRINGS — The Hot Springs Daylily So­ci­ety will meet at 10 a.m. at Oua­chita Be­hav­ioral Health and Well­ness, 125 Well­ness Way. The group will view a YouTube video by Ron Reimer shar­ing his Daylily Gar­den from fall 2017 to sum­mer 2018. Guests are wel­come. For direc­tions or more in­for­ma­tion, call Lin John­son at (501) 318-0288 or

(870) 942-6040.

Wild­cat Marathon Moun­tain Bike Race

HOT SPRINGS — The Wild­cat Marathon Moun­tain Bike Race will take place from

8 a.m. to 6 p.m., be­gin­ning at Cedar Glades Park, 461 Wild­cat Road. The event will fea­ture prizes, cus­tom num­ber plates, pro­fes­sional high-end tim­ing, med­i­cal sup­port and more. For more in­for­ma­tion or to reg­is­ter in ad­vance, visit bik­ereg.com.

Van Davis Me­mo­rial 5K

HOT SPRINGS — The an­nual Van Davis Me­mo­rial 5K Run/ Walk will be­gin at 9 a.m. at the Hot Springs Base­ball Park. Reg­is­tra­tion is $35 for adults or $10 for chil­dren ages 10 and younger. For more in­for­ma­tion or to reg­is­ter in ad­vance, visit run­signup.com.

Vet­er­ans Meet and Greet BEN­TON — Adults ages 18 and older are in­vited to meet with lo­cal vet­er­ans from 9:30-11 a.m. at the Bob Herzfeld Me­mo­rial Li­brary. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 778-4766.

ON­GO­ING Fe­bru­ary Ex­hi­bi­tion

HOT SPRINGS — The Fe­bru­ary ex­hibit at the Jus­tus Fine Art Gallery, 827A Cen­tral Ave., fea­tures work by Don­nie Copeland, Vir­marie DePoys­ter, Jen­nifer Libby Fay, Matthew Hasty, Robyn Horn, Dolores Jus­tus, Jill Ky­ong, Laura Raborn, Tony Sal­adino, San­dra Sell, Gene Spar­ling, Re­becca Thomp­son, Emily Wood and oth­ers. The show will run through Feb. 27. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wed­nes­day through Satur­day and by ap­point­ment. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 321-2335 or visit jus­tus­fin­eart.com.

Age­less Bik­ers Club

HOT SPRINGS VIL­LAGE — The Age­less Bik­ers Club has 10 dif­fer­ent bi­cy­cle rides that are 16 to 35 miles long. The rides are on Mon­days, Wed­nes­days and Satur­days on quiet paved coun­try roads (one ride has up to 3 miles of gravel). No one is left be­hind, and the group stops of­ten to re­group and so­cial­ize. Sev­eral rides are “out and back,” so the be­gin­ner can turn back for a shorter ride. Start times for the rides are sea­sonal, so for a sched­ule, con­tact Dave O’Brien at (830) 285-5129 or djob1947­[email protected]

Merry Mix­ers Dance Club

HOT SPRINGS VIL­LAGE — The Hot Springs Vil­lage Merry Mix­ers dance to live mu­sic — ball­room, swing, Latin, rock and coun­try — the third Satur­day of each month at the Coron­ado Com­mu­nity Cen­ter, 150 Pon­derosa Lane. The door opens at 6:30 p.m., with danc­ing from 7-10 p.m. Par­tic­i­pants are asked to bring their own snacks, and there is a cash bar. Monthly mem­ber­ships are avail­able for $12 at the door. Sea­son mem­ber­ships of­fer three free dances. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 915-8111.

Free Hot Springs Li­cense Plates

HOT SPRINGS — Visit Hot Springs is in­stalling free li­cense plates bear­ing the city’s name and logo onto res­i­dents’ cars from 7 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. daily in front of the Hot Springs Con­ven­tion Cen­ter on Con­ven­tion Boule­vard. “We’ll in­stall the plates for them if their front bumpers have predrilled holes for place­ment of a li­cense plate,” said Bill Solleder, mar­ket­ing di­rec­tor for Visit Hot Springs. For more in­for­ma­tion, call Solleder at (501) 321-2027.

World’s Short­est

St. Pa­trick’s Day Pa­rade En­tries

HOT SPRINGS — En­tries are be­ing ac­cepted for the First Ever 16th An­nual World’s Short­est St. Pa­trick’s Day Pa­rade, set for March 17 in down­town Hot Springs. Only 40 pa­rade en­tries will be ac­cepted. En­try forms are on the web­site www. short­est­st­pats.com. For more in­for­ma­tion, con­tact Leysa Low­ery by March 1 at the Hot Springs Con­ven­tion Cen­ter, 134 Con­ven­tion Blvd., or at (501) 321-2027.

THEOS Grief Sup­port Group Meet­ings

BEN­TON — Roller-Bal­lard Fu­neral Home’s THEOS (They Help Each Other Spir­i­tu­ally) grief sup­port group meets at

5 p.m. ev­ery sec­ond Tues­day of the month in the Whispering Pines Com­mu­nity Room on Bird Street. This group of wid­owed men and women shares grief, laugh­ter, loss and friend­ship. For more in­for­ma­tion, call the fu­neral home at (501) 315-4047.

Free Ex­er­cise Op­por­tu­ni­ties

ARKADEL­PHIA — The Cen­tral Arkansas De­vel­op­ment Coun­cil’s Arkadel­phia Se­nior Ac­tiv­ity Cen­ter, 1305 N. 10th St., of­fers a free Zumba class, geared for se­niors ages 60 and older, at 11 a.m. ev­ery Wed­nes­day and a free ex­er­cise class, Mov­ing to

the Beat, at 11 a.m. Mon­days. Chair vol­ley­ball is played from 10:15-11 a.m. Mon­day through Wed­nes­day, and bean­bag base­ball is played af­ter lunch at ap­prox­i­mately noon Mon­day through Fri­day. For more in­for­ma­tion, call the cen­ter at (870) 246-9871.

UP­COM­ING

River of Change

HOT SPRINGS VIL­LAGE — Lit­tle Rock’s Parkview Mag­net High School cho­rus, or­ches­tra and theater will per­form River of Change, de­pict­ing the jour­ney of a young girl grow­ing up on the banks of the Mis­sis­sippi River, at 3 p.m. Feb. 20 at Uni­tar­ian Uni­ver­sal­ist Vil­lage Church, 403 Barcelona Road. For more in­for­ma­tion, call the church at (501) 922-1255. Boat, Tackle and

RV Show

HOT SPRINGS — The 33rd An­nual Hot Springs Boat, Tackle and RV Show will take place from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Feb. 22 and 23 and from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Feb. 24 at the Hot Springs Con­ven­tion Cen­ter. Ad­mis­sion is $6 for adults. Chil­dren ages 12 and younger will be ad­mit­ted free. For more in­for­ma­tion, call (501) 765-1423.

To sub­mit an event, mail in­for­ma­tion to Cal­en­dar of Events, Tri-Lakes Edi­tion, P.O. Box 221, Lit­tle Rock, AR 72203; fax (501) 378-3500; or email tl­[email protected]­line.com. The dead­line for cal­en­dar-item sub­mis­sions is noon Tues­day each week.

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