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Weekend To Dos.

From Arkansas Art Center. By David Bailin.

It’s a great weekend in Little Rock to learn more artwork, antiques, and gross bodily functions. What more could you want? What’s on your to do list for the weekend? Don’t forget you can share your community events vis our Savvy Calendar here. Have a great weekend!

Museum School Faculty Exhibition: Past and Present. In partnership with the Arkansas Arts Center 50th Anniversary celebration, the Museum School Faculty Exhibition: Past and Present pays tribute to the Museum School faculty. The Arkansas Arts Center first began offering art classes for children and adults during the spring of 1960. When the new Arts Center was completed in May of 1963, it included studios that comprise the Museum School in which a full schedule of art classes was offered. To learn more call 501-372-4000 or visit

Antique Alley Arkansas Antique Show. This event will take place Saturday 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. and Sunday from noon until 5 p.m. at the Conway Expo Center in Conway, Arkansas. Antique dealers from many states will bring architectural salvage, old toys, linens, antique furniture, estate jewelry, advertising, and much more from the 1950s and before. Check out the website ( for photos from previous shows. Admission: $3 for adults and $1 for children 12 and under. For more information contact Ashley Norris at 501-230-5728.

Grossology Continues at the Museum of Discovery. This interactive exhibit gives kids answers to all the yucky, stinky questions they love to ask about the human body. Open Tuesday-Saturday 9:00-5:00 and Sunday 1:00-5:00.

“In Pieces” Lego Exhibit Continues.  Created as ac collaboration between Australian photographer Dean West and New York sculptor Nathan Sawaya, these highly stylized photographic images and uniquely constructed three-dimensional LEGO elemental sculptures will engage visitors of all ages. More information on hours at the Clinton Presidential Center. If you’re free on Monday the 14th be sure attend the kid-friendly artist lecture and reception from 6:00-7:00 p.m. Both Nathan and Dean will lead a discussion about their unique collaboration and how art provides an effective platform for education, inspiration and meaningful dialogue.


Meredith is the online editor of the Savvy Blog. She lives in Little Rock with her twin sons, dogs, cats, and husband.
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