BPL Book Sale April 15-16

April 10 (Sunday)

Vintage Market Days – 10 am-4pm, Benton County Fairgrounds in Bentonville. $ 5; children 12 and younger free. vintagemarketdays.com/market/nw-arkansas/.

Sunday Reset – Sound Bath with Cocoon Yoga Lab, 10:30 am, The Momentary in Bentonville. Check for wait list at themomentary.org.

“Ride the Cyclone” – What happens when a carnival fortune teller gives you one more chance at life, 2 pm April 10; 7:30 pm April 13-16; 2 pm April 17, University Theater at the Global Campus Theater on the Fayetteville square. Free, but reservations required. uark.universitytickets.com.

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April 11 (Monday)

Drop-In Tour: Collection Highlights – 11:30 am Monday, Thursday & Sunday, 2 pm Saturday, Garrison Lobby at Crystal Bridges Museum. Free. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

Drop-In Tour: Architecture – 1 pm Monday, Thursday, Sunday, Garrison Lobby at Crystal Bridges Museum. Free. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

Book Talk – “Mexican Gothic” by Silvia Moreno-Garcia, 1 pm, Fayetteville Public Library. Free. Register at faylib.org.

Not Your Mama’s Romance Book Club – “Wicked Designs” by Lauren Smith, 5 pm, Bella Vista Public Library. Free. bvpl.org.

UA Chamber Violin & Viola Recital – 5:30 pm, Fayetteville Public Library. Free. faylib.org.

Jazz & The Civil Rights Movement – With Galen Abdur-Razzaq, 6 pm, Bentonville Public Library via Zoom. Free. Register at bentonvillelibrary.org.

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April 12 (Tuesday)

Sassy Sewers – 9 am-2pm, Fort Smith Public Library Dallas Branch. Free. fortsmithlibrary.org.

Bella Vista Paper Crafters – 4 pm, Bella Vista Public Library. Free. bvpl.org.

First Edition Book Club – “The Aviator’s Wife” by Melanie Benjamin, 6 pm, Bentonville Public Library and via Zoom. Free. Register at bentonvillelibrary.org.

Books & Brews – The Sisters Brothers “by Patrick DeWitt, 6 pm, hosted by Fayetteville Public Library. Free. Register at faylib.org.

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April 13 (Wednesday)

Village Lake Writers & Poets – 11 a.m., Bella Vista Public Library. Free. bvpl.org.

Drop-In Tour: Big Picture – Art, architecture and nature, 11:30 am Wednesday, Friday & Saturday, Garrison Lobby at Crystal Bridges Museum. Free. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

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April 14 (Thursday)

Crimes & Clues Book Club – “The Wife Upstairs” by Rachel Hawkins, 9:30 am, Fayetteville Public Library. Free. Register at faylib.org.

Art In Conversation – John Biggers and Theodore Roszak, 1 pm, Modern Art Gallery at Crystal Bridges Museum. Free. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

And the Author Is … Book Club – Featuring books by Lisa Jewell, 3 pm, Bella Vista Public Library. Free. bvpl.org.

“The Office of Possible Projects” – An “office party” reception for the installation by Juliette Walker, 5-7 pm, former computer lab on the fourth floor of the Fayetteville Public Library. www.officeofpossibleprojects.info.

Evenings In Eleven – 5 & 6:30 pm April 14 & 15, Eleven Restaurant at Crystal Bridges Museum. $ 89. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

Cocktail Tour – Modern Music, 6 pm, Eleven Restaurant at Crystal Bridges Museum. $ 15. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

Decoding the Mysteries of Cats – With Stephen Quandt, 6 pm, Bentonville Public Library via Zoom. Free. Register at bentonvillelibrary.org.

True Lit – Distinguished Reader Maggie Smith, 7 pm, Fayetteville Public Library. Free. Register at faylib.org.

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April 15 (Friday)

Spring Book Sale – Hosted by Friends of the Bentonville Library, 9 am-4pm April 15-16, Bentonville Public Library. bentonvillelibrary.org.

Drop-In Tour – Sculpture, 1 pm, Garrison Lobby at Crystal Bridges Museum. Free. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

“Mariposa / Butterfly” – Two neighbors live side by side in Texas, where a low fence separates their gardens, but much more divides them from one another, 7 pm April 15; 3 & 7 pm April 16, Trike Theater in Bentonville. $ 15. triketheatre.org.

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April 16 (Saturday)

Super Saturday – Afrique Aya, 10 am, Fayetteville Public Library. Free. Register at faylib.org.

Gallery Talk – With Julie Alpert, 10:30 am, Contemporary Art Gallery at Crystal Bridges Museum. Free. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

Meditation & Art – South Lawn at Crystal Bridges Museum. $ 5. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

Paper Collage Workshop – With Julie Alpert, 1 pm, Great Hall at Crystal Bridges Museum. $ 55. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

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On Show

“Altars, Keepsakes, Squiggles, and Bows” – A site-specific installation by Julie Alpert looking at themes of nostalgia, girlhood, keepsakes, and staging, through May 16, Crystal Bridges Museum. Free. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

“The Light Fantastic” – New focus exhibition exploring the many ways that artists use light in their works, through May 30, Crystal Bridges Museum. Free. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

“The Wheel” – An exhibition of photos that “honors and observes lands once described as Indian Territory,” through June 5, Fort Smith Regional Art Museum. Free. 784-2787; fsram.org; chuckdavisphoto.com.

“The Dirty South” – Exploring themes of “Southern Landscape” – both the natural and man-made; “Sinners and Saints,” a religious and spiritual exploration; as well as “Black Corporality,” or the Black body in terms of its holding tradition and knowledge, through July 25, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville. $ 12. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

“Ken Smith’s Buffalo River Country” – Remembering the creation of the national river, through December, Shiloh Museum of Ozark History in Springdale. Free. 750-8165 or shilohmuseum.org.

“Math Moves! Experiencing Ratio and Proportion” – Allows kids and families to “playfully investigate ratios and proportions by using their bodies and gestures,” all year, Scott Family Amazeum in Bentonville. $ 10. amazeum.org.

– Becca Martin-Brown

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NWA Democrat-Gazette / DAVID GOTTSCHALK Matt Mulheran, park interpreter at Prairie Grove Battlefield State Park, gives a talk Friday, April 19, 2019, on Animal Mascots of the Civil War during the School Days Battle of Fayetteville Commemoration at the Headquarters House in Fayetteville . The event, hosted by the Washington County Historical Society and the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, is open to the public today from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.
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