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This Week in Argenta
This Week in Argenta

August 6: The AR Travelers VS Northwest Arkansas Naturals at Dickey-Stephens Park. Game begins at 7:10 p.m. For tickets call 501-664-1555 or visit www.Travs.com.

Now - August 25: "Outside the Pale: The Architecture of Fay Jones." Available for viewing at the Laman Library, Main Branch Exhibit Hall. For details call 501-758-1720 or visit www.LamanLibrary.org.

August 6 - 31: Argenta Bead Company hosts jewelry & bead classes at 703 N. Main St., Argenta Arts District, downtown North Little Rock. For more information call 501.537.0928 - (main line), 501.944.7161 - (shop cell) or email beadchick@argentabead.com. Store Hours are Monday - Friday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
 

August 7: Live Entertainment! Jazz/Blues Jame Session at The Joint, Tales From the South at Starving Artist Cafe, Karaoke Night at Cornerstone Pub & Grill

August 7 - 28: "Fit 2 Live" at Laman! - will run for 4 consecutive Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. for the screening of the 4-part HBO documentary film, "The Weight of the Nation," followed by discussion with Fit 2 Live Coordinator Bernadette Gunn Rhodes at Laman Library, Main Branch. For details call 501-758-1720 or visit www.LamanLibrary.org.
 

August 8: Live Entertainment!

The Joint Venture Improv Group at The Joint
Cornerstone Pub & Grill features Way Back Wednesday

August 9: Live at Laman, held monthly every 2nd Thursday at 7 p.m. in the Laman Library Plaza. This month's performance will be by the Good Time Ramblers. Call 501-758-1720 or visit www.LamanLibrary.org.
 

August 9: Live Entertainment!

The Joint features Se7en Sharp, Interstate Buffalo, and Laney Wade
Cornerstone Pub & Grill hosts Dogtown Open Mic Night
Benihana presents Lyle Dudley

August 10: Carousel Argenta Walking Club meets every Friday from 6 p.m. - 7 p.m. at the Carousel Fit-4-Life Wellness Center in downtown NLR. Cost $10 per month - first visit FREE! Call 501-372-3348 or visit www.CarouselFit-4-Life.org. Carousel Fit-4-Life Wellness Center is offering a Hot Deal of the Summer. $25 full body massage with a glass of iced tea. Carousel is located at 513 Main Street, Argenta Arts District, downtown North Little Rock. Kids exercise, dance, story time, and nutritional sessions are $1 per hour through August 16, $10 registration fee.

August 10 - 11: Arkansas Boathouse Club Discover Rowing is an introduction to sweep rowing for adults in 4 person or 8 person boats. www.ArkansasBoathouseClub.org or email  DiscoverRowing@ARBoathouse.

org.

August 10 - 25: Southern Cross at The Weekend Theater, 7th & Chester in downtown Little Rock. 7:30 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays. Tickets are $16, $12 for students & seniors. Tickets available at www.WeekendTheater.com, call 501-374-3761.

August 10: Live Entertainment!The Joint features original 2-act comedy "Little Rock and a Hard Place"
Benihana presents Lyle Dudley
Cornerstone Pub & Grill hosts South Side Reggie
Cregeen's Irish Pub features Brian Ramsey
Reno's Argenta Cafe presents Jason Breaux

August 10 - 31: Enjoy a Lunch or Dinner Cruise aboard the Arkansas Queen Riverboat. Dinner Cruises Fri. and Sat. at 6:30 p.m.; Lunch Cruises on Sat. at 11:30 a.m. Call 501-372-5777 or visit www.ArkansasQueen.com.

August 10: 2nd Friday Art Night, 5 to 8 p.m. at participating Downtown Little Rock venues. Visit 2ndFridayArtNight for more  details.

August 11 - 25: Argenta Farmers Market at 6th and Main Streets from 7 a.m. - NOON on Saturdays. On the River Rail Trolley route with FREE parking. For details visit www.ArgentaArtsDistrict.org.

August 11: Back to School Health and Literacy Expo sponsored by the Junior League of North Little Rock from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. For details call 501-372-1436, email tdwalker76@yahoo.com or visit www.JLNLR.org.

August 11: Live Entertainment!The Joint features original 2-act comedy "Little Rock and a Hard Place"
Cornerstone Pub & Grill hosts Cold Dark Highway
Benihana presents Lyle Dudley
Reno's Argenta Cafe features Jim Stewart

August 12: 1 p.m.-4 p.m., First Annual Community Day at First Presbyterian Church Argenta, free school supplies, free uniforms, snacks, Voter registration,used book give-away, garden plots available and more. We will be sharing first come as long as supplies last. Everyone is Welcome. First Pres is located at the corner of 4th and Maple Streets in the Argenta Arts District, downtown North Little Rock. www.argentapres.org or call 501-374-7677.

August 13 - 18: Argenta Restaurant Week. Argenta restaurants roll out some of their best creations in a special $8 2-course lunch, and $25 3-course dinner prix fixe menus, along with their regular menus. Visit
www.ArgentaArtsDistrict.org or call 501-517-3127 for details.

August 15: 3rd Annual Flower Workshop with floral designer Thanarah Haynie at the Thea Center from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Cost: $100, covers the entire day, including lectures, tools, and floral product. Call
501-379-9512 to make your reservation.

August 15 - 17: The AR Travelers VS Corpus Christi at Dickey-Stephens Park. All games at 7:10 p.m. Tickets available at www.Travs.com, call 501-664-1555.

August 16: FREE Argenta Film Series kicks off August 16th, at 7 p.m. and takes place every third Thursday of the month at Argenta Community Theater, 405 Main Street, Argenta Arts District, downtown North Little Rock. For FREE tickets, please RSVP @ argentafilmseries.eventbrite.com. Half off drink specials at Crush Wine Bar with your movie ticket before or after screenings. Also look for pre-film specials at the Argenta Market's Cafe.

August 17: Argenta ArtWalk held the 3rd Friday of each month from 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. "Art In Unexpected Places" can be found inside the galleries and businesses along Main Street. For details or to display your artwork, please call 501-993-1234 or visit ArgentaArtWalk.

Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame Museum: Located on the west side of Verizon Arena. Open Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Call 501-663-4328 or visit www.ArkSportsHallOfFame.com for more
information.

The U.S.S. Razorback Submarine: Visit the USS Razorback (SS 394), a BALAO Class Fleet Submarine located at the Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum. Ask about Birthday Parties and Group Overnight Stays! Summer Hours: Wednesday-Saturday 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sundays 1 p.m.-6 p.m. CLOSED Monday & Tuesday. Visit www.AIMM.museum for details. To schedule a group tour call 501-371-8320 or e-mail: info@AIMM.Museum. The Beacon of Peace and Hope and surrounding Peace Garden presents a special welcome to visitors. Women's Action for New Directions (WAND) worked with the City of NLR and the submariners to build this monument for peace and reconciliation.