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Tenenbaum honored by city, Argenta Foundation

Tenenbaum honored by city, Argenta Foundation

NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Mayor Patrick Hays and the City of North Little Rock will recognize the Honoree Harold Tenenbaum for his philanthropic contributions to Central Arkansas at the 2011 Argenta Arts Foundation Award Reception. The sold-out event is Wednesday, March 2.

Harold Tenenbaum is the Chairman of the A. Tenenbaum Company, Inc., which was founded by Harold’s great uncle in 1890 and is Arkansas’ largest recycler and processor of scrap metal. Harold became President of the Company in 1986.  The Tenenbaum Family has long been known for their philanthropy. They believe strongly that their charitable resources should be focused in the Central Arkansas area.

NLRHS goes "Crazy for You"

NLRHS goes "Crazy for You"

NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - The North Little Rock High School drama department presents "Crazy For You." Show times are Friday, Feb. 25 at 7 pm, Saturday, Feb. 26 at 7 pm, and Sunday, Feb. 23 at 3 pm. Tickets are $8 for adults and $6 for students and seniors.

LRFW brings style to UAMS Black Expo

LRFW brings style to UAMS Black Expo

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Little Rock Fashion Week (LRFW) will headline the Seventh Annual Midsouth Summit Black Expo with a fashion presentation, highlighting a few clothing lines to be featured at Little Rock Fashion Week 2011.

The expo is February 26, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Metroplex, located 10800 Colonel Glenn Road. The LRFW presentation is scheduled for 1:40 p.m. The expo and fashion show is free and is open to the public.

Attendees will get a sneak peak into this summer’s favorite fashion experience. The LRFW showcase will preview sophisticated, trendy and couture fashions by Savers, the Nicole McGehee Collection (LRFW 2010 Clothing Line of the Year), NaJo by Natasha Rawls (LRFW 2009 Clothing Line of the Year) and introduce Graffiti by 13-year old fashion designer Aaliyah Fisher, who will become the youngest designer to ever showcase in a fashion week.

NLRHS is "Crazy For You"

NLRHS is "Crazy For You"

North Little Rock High School proudly presents “Crazy for You,” a NLRHS musical production. The show runs Feb. 25-26 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, Feb. 27 at 3 p.m. Tickets are $8 for adults, $6 for students and seniors. Call 771-8127 for more information.

Get your free ticket to Argenta Theatre show

Get your free ticket to Argenta Theatre show

NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - A screening of Small Town Murder Songs will be held at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 17th by the Little Rock Film Festival as the first of three events to celebrate of opening of Argenta Community Theater, 405 Main St., North Little Rock. Tickets, available from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, are free.

Pulaski Tech hosts Black History Banquet

Pulaski Tech hosts Black History Banquet

NORTH LITTLE ROCK –Mr. Charles Stewart, former chief executive officer of Heifer International and chair of the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame, will be the keynote speaker at Pulaski Technical College’s tenth annual Black History banquet on Friday, Feb. 25.

The banquet begins at 6 p.m. in the college’s Campus Center Grand Hall, located on the main campus at 3000 West Scenic Drive, North Little Rock.

Tickets cost $12 per person and can be purchased in advance by contacting Dianne Butler at (501) 812-2284 or dbutler@pulaskitech.edu.

This theme of this year’s Black History banquet is “Making a Difference through Service.” Other highlights include the presentation of the college’s annual Diversity Award.

AETN, THEA offer film scholarships

AETN, THEA offer film scholarships

by Karen Martin, InArkansas.com

CONWAY, Ark. - High school seniors are eligible to win one of four $2,500 scholarships as part of AETN's Student Selects: A Young Filmmakers Showcase, funded by the Thea Foundation.

Students are invited to submit films in which they play key roles in developing and producing. Categories include documentary, narrative (short or full-length fiction film or sitcom, etc.), animation (hand-drawn, claymation, flash, stop-motion etc.) and music videos.

For rules and entry forms click here.

Entries must be postmarked by April 8. Winners will be announced in May. AETN will air winning entries and post them on its website. 

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