BPL book sale on April 15 and 16

April 10 (Sunday)

Vintage Market Days – 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Benton County Fairgrounds in Bentonville. $5; children 12 and under free. vintagemarketdays.com/market/nw-arkansas/.

Sunday Reset — Sound Bath with Cocoon Yoga Lab, 10:30 a.m., The Momentary in Bentonville. Check the waiting list at themomentary.org.

“Ride the Cyclone” – What happens when a carnival fortune teller gives you one more chance at life, April 10 at 2 p.m.; 7:30 p.m. from April 13 to 16; 2 p.m. April 17, University Theater at the Global Campus Theater in Fayetteville Square. Free, but reservation required. uark.universitytickets.com.

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April 11 (Monday)

Walk-in Tour: Collection Highlights — 11:30 a.m. Monday, Thursday and Sunday, 2 p.m. Saturday, Garrison Lobby at the Crystal Bridges Museum. Free. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

Walk-in Tour: Architecture — 1 p.m. Monday, Thursday, Sunday, Garrison Lobby at Crystal Bridges Museum. Free. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

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

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

UA Chamber Violin & Viola Recital — 5:30 p.m., Fayetteville Public Library. Free. faylib.org.

Jazz and the Civil Rights Movement – With Galen Abdur-Razzaq, 6 p.m., Bentonville Public Library via Zoom. Free. Register at bentonvillelibrary.org.

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April 12 (Tuesday)

Sassy Sewers – 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Dallas Branch of the Fort Smith Public Library. Free. fortsmithlibrary.org.

Bella Vista Paper Crafters — 4 p.m., Bella Vista Public Library. Free. bvpl.org.

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

Books & Brews – The Sisters Brothers” by Patrick DeWitt, 6 p.m., hosted by the Fayetteville Public Library. Free. Sign up at faylib.org.

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April 13 (Wednesday)

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

Walk-in Tour: Big Picture — Art, Architecture, and Nature, 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday, Garrison Lobby at the 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 a.m., Fayetteville Public Library. Free. Register at faylib.org.

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

And the author is… Book Club – Featuring books by Lisa Jewell, 3 p.m., Bella Vista Public Library. Free. bvpl.org.

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

Evenings at Eleven — 5 and 6:30 p.m. April 14 and 15, Eleven Restaurant at the Crystal Bridges Museum. $89. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

Cocktail Tour — Modern Music, 6 p.m., Eleven Restaurant at the Crystal Bridges Museum. $15. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

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

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

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April 15 (Friday)

Spring Book Sale — Hosted by the Friends of the Bentonville Library, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., April 15-16, Bentonville Public Library. bentonvillelibrary.org.

Walk-in Tour — Sculpture, 1 p.m., Garrison Hall 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 separates them from each other, 7 p.m. April 15; 3pm & 7pm April 16, Trike Theater in Bentonville. $15. triketheatre.org.

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April 16 (Saturday)

Super Saturday — Africa Aya, 10 a.m., Fayetteville Public Library. Free. Register at faylib.org.

Gallery Talk — With Julie Alpert, 10:30 a.m., Gallery of Contemporary Art at Crystal Bridges Museum. Free. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

Meditation and Art — South Lawn at the Crystal Bridges Museum. $5. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

Paper Collage Workshop — With Julie Alpert, 1 p.m., Main Hall of the Crystal Bridges Museum. $55. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

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On display

“Altars, Keepsakes, Squiggles, and Bows” – A site-specific installation by Julie Alpert that examines themes of nostalgia, youth, memories and showmanship, through May 16, Crystal Bridges Museum. Free. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

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

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

“The Dirty South” — Exploration of “Southern Landscape” themes — both 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 tradition and knowledge, until 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” — Lets kids and families “playfully investigate ratios and proportions using their bodies and gestures,” year-round 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 Civil War Animal Mascots at the Battle of Fayetteville Commemoration at the headquarters house in Fayetteville. . The event, organized by the Washington County Historical Society and the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, is open to the public today from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
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