An entertainment schedule featuring the last day of the fall craft fairs

October 16 (Sunday)

The War Eagle Fair – Called the grandfather of them all, founded in 1954, 8am-4pm, 11037 High Sky Inn Road near Hindsville. Free.

War Eagle Mill Craft & Culinary Fair — 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., War Eagle Mill across from War Eagle Fair, 11045 War Eagle Road in Rogers. Free.

Sharp’s Show at War Eagle — 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., behind War Eagle Mill. Free.

It’s Fall Y’All Craft Fair – 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Benton County Fairgrounds in Bentonville. Free.

Fiber Fest – Featuring demonstrations of weaving, felting, lace, spinning and more, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Ozark Folkways in Winslow. Free. ozarkfolkways.org.

Northwest Arkansas Mall Craft Fair — Noon to 4 p.m., Northwest Arkansas Mall in Fayetteville. Free.

Son Chapel Anniversary Celebration – With couples sharing their wedding stories at Son Chapel, 1 p.m., Son Chapel Church, 5480 E. Mission Blvd. in Fayetteville. Free. E-mail [email protected]

Mountain Street Stage — Rupert Wates, 2 p.m., Fayetteville Public Library Event Center. Free. faylib.org.

An Afternoon with the Composer — Giuseppe Verdi, 2 p.m., Fayetteville Public Library. Free. faylib.org.

“Legally Blonde: The Musical” – 2 p.m., Walton Arts Center St. in Fayetteville. $33 and up. waltonartscenter.org; 443-5600.

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October 17 (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.

Adult Speaker Series – Bill Ott, speaking on paranormal history and activity at the Crescent Hotel in Eureka Springs, 5:30 p.m., Bella Vista Public Library. Free. bvpl.org.

Books on Main – “Greenlights” by Matthew McConaughey, 6 p.m., Bentonville Public Library. Free. bentonvillelibrary.org.

Yoga at FPL — 6 p.m., Fayetteville Public Library. Free. faylib.org.

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October 18 (Tuesday)

Evening Talk — With Condoleezza Rice, 5 p.m., Crystal Bridges Museum. Exhausted. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

Mindfulness Meditation — 5:30 p.m., Fayetteville Public Library. Free. faylib.org.

Author Discussion – Frank Head, author of “The Possibility of All Things,” 5:30 p.m., Fayetteville Public Library. Free. faylib.org.

We Know Whodunit Book Club – “Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency” by Douglas Adams, 6 p.m., Springdale Public Library. Free. springdalelibrary.org.

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October 19 (Wednesday)

Making the Most of Your Library Card – Electronic Resources for Entertainment, 10 a.m., Fayetteville Public Library. Free. Register at faylib.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.

3 in 30 — Three works in 30 minutes, 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, Garrison Lobby at Crystal Bridges Museum. Free. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

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October 20 (Thursday)

Book Lovers Club – 10 am, Fort Smith Main Library. Free. fortsmithlibrary.org.

Adult Recreation — Mixed Media Collage, 11 a.m., Fort Smith Windsor Library. Free. fortsmithlibrary.org.

We’re Hooked — A Craft Group, 1 p.m., Bella Vista Public Library. Free. bvpl.org.

Knitting and Crochet Group — 2 p.m., Rogers Public Library. Free. rogerspubliclibrary.org.

CB to You Mobile Art Lab – Art Creation Walk-In, 2-5pm, Huntsville Public Library Hosted by Crystal Bridges. Free. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

Educator Lecture Series — Featuring artist and musician Claude Lawrence and singer, songwriter, and producer Professor Lauren N. Clare of the University of Arkansas, 5:30 p.m., Crystal Bridges Museum via Zoom. Free tickets at 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

Cocktail Tour — Thrilling Tales of the Bachman-Wilson House, 6 p.m., Crystal Bridges Museum. $20. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

Author Talk – Judy Harrington, speaking on self-publishing after retirement, 6 p.m., Fayetteville Public Library. Free. faylib.org.

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October 21 (Friday)

Scrappy Ladies — Quilting Group, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Rogers Public Library. Free. rogerspubliclibrary.org.

Walk-in Tour: Art Trail — Sculpture & Nature, 1 p.m., Garrison Lobby at Crystal Bridges Museum. Free. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

Tour of the Exhibition — “Architecture at Home,” 2:00 p.m., Garrison Hall at the Crystal Bridges Museum. Free. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

Used Book Sale — Children and Young Adults, 3:30-7 p.m. Oct. 21 and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 22, Fort Smith Main Library. fortsmithlibrary.org.

Art by the Glass — With Angie Gomez, 6 p.m., Crystal Bridges Museum. $30. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

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October 22 (Saturday)

Super Saturday – Halloween Story Time, 10 a.m., Fayetteville Public Library. Free. faylib.org.

Introduction to genealogy — 10 a.m.-12 p.m., Fayetteville Public Library. Free. faylib.org.

Meditation & Art — 10:30 a.m., Crystal Bridges Museum. $5. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

Seamless Tutu Making – 1 p.m., Ozark Folkways in Winslow. $15. ozarkfolkways.org.

Multi-Sensory Saturday — For guests with and without sight loss, 1-4 p.m., Crystal Bridges Museum. Free. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

Adult Workshop — With artist Laura Raborn, 1-5 p.m., Crystal Bridges Museum. $55. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

Prayers for a Feverish Planet — Piano Concert with Ann DuHamel, 2 p.m., Fayetteville Public Library. Free. faylib.org.

Create a YouTube Channel – Part I, 2 p.m., Fayetteville Public Library. Free. Register at faylib.org.

Walmart Oz Kids Fat Tire Criterium – And Fall Festival, 2-6 p.m., Bentonville Public Library Lawn. Free. Register at bentonvillelibrary.org.

Pitch Black – A Blindfold Dining Experience, 6 p.m., Fayetteville Public Library. $150 and up. Tickets on faylib.org.

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October 23 (Sunday)

Ceramic Magic for Kids — With Cheryl Buell, 2 p.m., Ozark Folkways in Winslow. $20. ozarkfolkways.org.

Ready-to-go opening reception — 4-7 p.m., Ozark Folkways in Winslow. Free. ozarkfolkways.org.

Squirrel Jam Open Circle – 5 p.m., Ozark Folkways in Winslow. Free. ozarkfolkways.org.

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On display

“Back to School” — Themed tours of the Hawkins House, until October 29, Rogers Historical Museum. Free. 621-1154.

“Civil War in Benton County: Untold Stories” — Until Nov. 12, Rogers Historical Museum. Free. 621-1154 or rogershistoricalmuseum.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.

“Digi Know” – A photography exhibit that illustrates a time when a photo was a precious thing and shows visitors how historic photos are digitized to preserve these stories of our people and our past, all summer long, Shiloh Museum of Ozark History in Springdale. Free. 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.

“A Dash of Apple Vinegar” – A celebration of the apple industry at Rogers, through Dec. 31, Rogers Historical Museum. Free. 621-1154 or rogershistoricalmuseum.org.

“Listening Forest” – Until January 1, Crystal Bridges Museum. $15 to $27 for adults, $7 to $15 for children. crystalbridges.org.

“We the People: The Radical Notion of Democracy” – Until January 2, Crystal Bridges Museum. Free. 657-2335 or crystalbridges.org.

“The Worst-Scenario Survival Experience” — Tuesday and Wednesday from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.; Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.; and Sundays from noon to 6 p.m. extended through January 12, The JTL Shop on Emma Avenue in downtown Springdale. $6 to $12. thejonescenter.net.

“Fashioning America” ​​– The history of American fashion through recognizable names — Ralph Lauren, Nike, Vera Wang, Levi-Strauss — but more so through “little-known fashion heroes”, until January 30, Crystal Bridges Museum. $12. crystalbridges.org.

“Entre/Between” – Featuring works that speak to Latin histories living in the United States and between the United States, through March 20, Crystal Bridges Museum. Free. crystalbridges.org.

‘Architecture at Home’ — Five housing prototypes intended to start a conversation about how to improve places to live, to 2023, Orchard Trail at Crystal Bridges Museum. Free. crystalbridges.org.

— Becca Martin-Brown

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Grace Taylor, portraying Little Mermaid, (right) reads Five Minute Disney Princess Stories to children, Saturday, October 23, 2021 during the OZ Kids Fat Tire Criterium & Fall Fest at the Bentonville Public Library in Bentonville. The event featured a children’s bike race, stories and crafts for all ages, plus activity stations, food, goodie bags, handout books and live music by Handshake Saints. Check out nwaonline.com/211024Daily/ for today’s photo gallery. (NWA Democrat-Gazette/Charlie Kaijo)
Photo Kids build Legos, Saturday, October 23, 2021 during the OZ Kids Fat Tire Criterium & Fall Fest at the Bentonville Public Library in Bentonville. The event featured a children’s bike race, stories and crafts for all ages, plus activity stations, food, goodie bags, handout books and live music by Handshake Saints. Check out nwaonline.com/211024Daily/ for today’s photo gallery. (NWA Democrat-Gazette/Charlie Kaijo)

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