February 27: Dr. Irma Routen presents her Little Rock-area children’s choir, Voices Without Borders, live in concert at the Mosaic Templars Cultural Center. Event time: 10 to ll:30 a.m. For more information, visit www.mosaictemplarscenter.com or call 501-683-3593.
January 28: The River Rhapsodies Chamber Series: Dvorak’s Piano Trio will be at the Clinton Presidential Center Great Hall. Even time: 7 p.m. Tickets are $23. Call 501-666-1761 or on www.arkansassymphony.org for details.
January 25-26: The Masterworks IV: Bohemian Rhapsody will be at Robinson Center Music Hall, with Special Guest pianist Norman Krieger. Event times: Saturday at 8 p.m.; Sunday at 3 p.m. Tickets are $14-$53 and kids get in FREE via Entergy Kids Ticket (with paid adult admission). Call 501-666-1761 or on arkansassymphony.org for details.
November 24: The Ballet will take place at the Robinson Center Music Hall. Enjoy a spectacular new “Dove of Peace,” where 2 dancers become one stunning bird, inspired by the early works of Stanislov Vlasov, original choreographer and director of Moscow Ballet’s inaugural Great Russian Nutcracker. The production also features a Christmas tree that grows to 7 stories tall; falling snow and Troika-styled sleigh escorted by Russian folk characters Ded Moroz (Father Christmas) and Snegurochka (Snow Maiden); towering hand-made silk puppets; 200 all new, lavish costumes; and 9 hand-painted backdrops, all set to Pyotr Tchaikovsky’s complete Nutcracker Suite score. Event time: 3 p.m. Tickets: $29.50 -$70. Tickets available at any Ticketmaster location, charge by phone at 800-745-3000 or may be purchased online. For more information visit www.nutcracker.com.
October 29: Join Mr. Brian and Ms. Terri for a wonderful Halloween concert. Come in costume if you like. Event time: 6:30 p.m. Event place: Max Milam Library. For more information call 501-889-2554.
October 17: Reach Out and Read Arkansas is hosting its annual “Once Upon a Time” fundraising event from 6 to 9 p.m. at Pleasant Valley Country Club. This year’s book theme is “Oh The Place You’ll Go,” and the event features the Rodney Block Band, dinner and drinks. Tickets are $50. For more details or to purchase tickets, visit www.reachoutandreadarkansas.org or call (501) 226-9444.
October 13: Tim and the Space Cadets perform at the Museum of Discovery, featuring pop tunes, rockers and lullabies. The band was named one of the Top 4 Kid-Friendly Bands to Watch in 2012, and their hit song “Superhero” spent six weeks at No. 1 of the XMKids Radio chart. The concert is included in the price of regular museum admission. $10, adults; $8, kids 12 and under and seniors 60 and older; free for members. For more information, visit www.museumofdiscovery.org.
October 6: Camp Aldersgate is holding its annual Fish Fry, with family entertainment, bake sale, live music, face painting, kids fishing derby, pumpkin patch and more. Event time: noon to 3 p.m. Tickets are $15; kids 6 and under are free. An additional cost may be associated with some of the event’s activities. Visit www.campaldersgate.net for more details.
October 5: This one-day outdoor Americana acoustic music festival, features children and family entertainment from 1 to 5 p.m. at Wildwood Park for the Arts. At 6:30 p.m., acts, including Ukulele Bill, REAL Entertaining, Mister Morphis One Man Band, the Hartley Family Bluegrass Band, Posey Hill, the Mulligan Brothers and BettySoo, take the stage. Gates open for lunch and free hayrides around the lake at noon. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children 12 and under, and free for kids 5 and under. Evening tickets, starting at 5 pm, are $20 for adults, $10 for teens, $5 for children 12 and under. For more information, visit www.wildwoodpark.org.