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Free advance screening of 'As Goes Janesville' Oct. 2

Free advance screening of 'As Goes Janesville' Oct. 2

 

The Arkansas Educational Television Network (AETN), UALR Public Radio/KUAR FM 89.1 and William F. Laman Library invite the public to a free advance screening of “As Goes Janesville” as part of Community Cinema Tuesday, Oct. 2, at 6:30 p.m. Screenings will be held in the library’s auditorium.

Arts Council awards more than $1M in grants

Arts Council awards more than $1M in grants

LITTLE ROCK, AR – The Arkansas Arts Council, an agency of the Department of Arkansas Heritage, has awarded $1,178,773 to 93 Arkansas organizations for Fiscal Year 2013. This investment in community arts and educational activities is funded by state funds and the National Endowment for the Arts. To view the complete list with grant totals, visit www.arkansasarts.org/grants/recipients.aspx.

 

The following is a list of the Arkansas organizations that received grant awards:

 

Arts in Education (After School/Summer Residency)                            

Calling all musicians: Final showcase to be held in LR

Calling all musicians: Final showcase to be held in LR

The final Rogue Star Songwriter Showcase is Monday, Sept. 3 at Hibernia Irish Tavern in Little Rock. This is the last showcase we're having for a while, so now's your chance if you want to be a part of it! Just email jay@roguestarmedia.com if you want to play.

For more information on upcoming shows in Central Arkansas, visit Rogue Star online!

School Supply Drive

School Supply Drive

(SEARCY, Ark.) -- Let's help make the future brighter for everyone.  Bring in any new, unopened school supply to Tootsweets Cupcakery from Mon., July 23 through Fri., Aug.10 and receive 1 free mini cupcake.  Limit 1 per person, per visit, per day.  Remember, our children are our future.

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Center on the Square Presents: Big River

Center on the Square Presents: Big River

Center on the Square in Searcy is running the show Big River from July 26 - August 4. Based on Huckleberry Finn, this show has an award winning musical score by Roger Miller. Tickets are on sale now for $10. Visit http://www.centeronthesquare.org/ to purchase tickets and to learn about more upcoming shows.

It's So Official - Little Rock Fashion Week 2012!

It's So Official - Little Rock Fashion Week 2012!

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (July 16-21) - For fashion enthusiasts from everywhere, it's that time of year for fun, bright lights, action, fashion and entertainment that they've been waiting to experience - Little Rock Fashion Week (LRFW). The fourth annual LRFW is July 16-21. This year LRFW is being held at locations throughout Little Rock and North Little Rock. The experience will highlight the fashion brands by emerging local, national, and European designers, including the art by hairstylists, makeup artists and popular musicians.

It's an experience that promises to be one-of-a-kind throughout, and Brandon D. Campbell, LRFW's founder and executive producer, isn't sparing too many details on the creative aspects of each presentation. He's describing the 2012 installment as "reality fashionment experiences."

"From a creative perspective, the experiences that my team and I have assembled are the most unique ever.