The Oley Rooker Library (11 Otter Creek Court, Little Rock) is hosting a writing class for teens on Thursday, June 20 at 4 p.m.
Budding young writers will learn how to get their ideas on paper, write blackout poems and find out how to get their work published online..
This month’s Little Beginnings Toddler Program is all about caterpillars. Little ones will learn all about these creatures through hands-on activities, music making, movement and story telling.
This program is designed for kids age 2 to 4, and it’s free..
Saturday: Tinkerfest. The Museum of Discovery’s second annual Tinkerfest features more than 50 building and taking-apart activities that are sure to please visitors of all ages. Activities include: Technology Take-Apart, Comic Book, Create an Interactive Sculpture, Lockheed Martin, 3D Printing and Tinkering Food..
One of Little Rock’s favorite sons will share his passport tips on perseverance, enthusiasm, and collaboration.
Sidney Moncrief, a retired professional basketball player, author and Little Rock native, will speak at the Central Arkansas Library System’s (CALS) Children’s Library & Learning Center on Saturday, June 8, at 2 p.m..
Riverfest 2013 is this weekend! The three-day event is full of food, entertainment and family fun. Here are some of this year’s family activities.
Sponsored by Deltic Timber, the KidZone Playtime Promenade is located along the banks of the Arkansas River near the Peabody Playground & Water Park in the central area of Julius Brecking Riverfront Park.
Claymation, public service announcements, silent shorts and narratives were among the 13 impressive films screened at the Little Rock Film Festival this morning.
These films, made by Arkansas students in kindergarten through 12th grade, were chosen for screening out of more than 100 submitted as part of the festival’s Youth Program (LRFF Youth!) and the AETN Student Selects showcase..
Head out to Bernice Garden Farmers’ Market on Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., for the first-ever Mother’s Day Strawberry Festival..
Teapots & Toasts will feature traditional afternoon tea fare, like fruit, cucumber sandwiches, chicken salad, petit fours, scones, mimosas and tea..
April 5-7: Fish Fashion Weekend, Hot Springs. Learn about the fish that live in Lake Catherine and how they are adapted for their environment. Join park staff for cane pole fishing around the marina and get an up-close look at what’s lurking under the water..
In our March issue, we told you about the 52nd Young Arkansas Artists exhibit. Read the story here.
The exhibit opens today at the Arkansas Arts Center and is on view until April 28, with works from kindergarten to fifth grade in the Alice Pratt Brown Atrium, and grades six to 12 in the Sam Strauss, Sr..
The 2013 Rock to North Little Rock St. Patrick’s Day Parade begins at Third and Rock streets in downtown Little Rock on Saturday at 1 p.m. The parade crosses the Main Street Bridge and ends at Fifth and Main in the Argenta Arts District of North Little Rock..
Beginning at 10 a.m., festivities include music by the Kinders, an appearance by the Little Rock Fire Department’s fire truck, demonstrations by the Museum of Discovery and Little Rock Zoo, tastings by Loblolly Creamery and Local Lime, as well as information on native plant seed starting and energy saving, storytelling and more..