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This Week in Argenta
This Week in Argenta

Save the Date - May 1-3, 2013, Arkansas Preservation Conference - Placemaking and the Power of Preservation, Argenta Community Theater, Conference HQ. Registration opens soon.  For more information contact: Vanessa McKuin - (501) 372-4757, VMckuin@PreserveArkansas.org

Now - March 16: "For All the World to See: Visual Culture and the Struggle for Civil Rights" at Laman Library, Main Branch. Call 501-758-1720 or visit www.LamanLibrary.org.

February 20: Live Entertainment!
The Joint Venture Comedy Improv Group at The Joint

February 21: Argenta Film Series is a FREE year round initiative featuring screenings and in-depth discussions with filmmakers and industry professionals. Takes place every third Thursday of the month at the Argenta Community Theater. This month's screening is "Undefeated". Visit www.LittleRockFilmFestival.org.

February 21: You're invited to a Local Food Potluck at First Presbyterian Church, 4th & Maple, Argenta Arts District, downtown NLR, 6:30 pm. The potluck aims to support our local economy and local produce. So bring a dish made with 1 ingredient grown from in central, AR by you or a farmer at the farmers market. Hope to see you there!

February 21: Live Entertainment!
The Joint presents Rodney Block and the Real Music Lovers at 9 p.m.

February 22: Live Entertainment!
Brother Andy & His Big Damn Mouth play Cornerstone Pub & Grill
Cregeen's Irish Pub hosts Rob Moore
"Last Night at Orabella's" Original comedy by the Main Thing at The Joint
Reno's Argenta Cafe features Josh Stewart
Ricky David Trip plays Riverfront Steakhouse

February 22-24: 61st Annual Home Show at Verizon Arena. Tickets are $8.00 at the door (Children 12 and under admitted free with an adult). Visit Verizonarena.com for more information.

February 23: Live Entertainment!
Cregeen's Irish Pub presents Brian Ramsay
"Last Night at Orabella's" Original comedy by the Main Thing at The Joint
Ricky David Trip plays Riverfront Steakhouse
Cornerstone Hosts Benefit Show featuring Blind Mary and Se7en Sharp with Siversa, Amore, Jessica Seven, R&R, Found Fearless

February 22-23: "Last Night at Orabella's" An original comedy by the Main Thing. Performances at The Joint every FRIDAY at 8:00 p.m., and SATURDAY at 8:00 p.m. Admission is $20, reservations are recommended. Tickets can be purchased at The Joint's cabaret theatre, call 501-372-0205, visit www.TheJointInLittleRock.com.

February 25: NLR Chamber's Downtown Tip Off Club Proudly Presents Speaker - Dave Odom, Retired Men's College basketball Coach at the Wyndham Riverfront 11:15 a.m. - 1 p.m. Lunch buffet ($15 members - $20 guests) Call Kelli Wigginton at 501-372-5959 or kelli@nlrchamber.org, visit www.NLRChamber.org.

February 26: Live Entertainment!
Karaoke Night at Cornerstone Pub & Grill
Tales From the South at Starving Artist Cafe

February 27: Diamond Chef Arkansas Preliminary Competition from 1 p.m. - 7 p.m. at the Peabody Hotel Lobby. For details call Yvette Parker at 501-812-2771.

February 27: Live Entertainment!
The Joint Venture Comedy Improv Group at The Joint

February 28 - March 3: Cirque Du Soleil presents: Quidam at Verizon with 5 show times. Ticket Prices: $37.50 - $97.50. Tickets available at the Arena Box Office 501-975-9000 or through TicketMaster locations,
800-745-3000, visit www.TicketMaster.com.

February 28: Live Entertainment!
The Joint features Laundry For the Apocalypse

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! Winter Hours: Friday & Saturday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Sundays 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. CLOSED Monday - Thursday. Visit www.AIMM.museum for details. To schedule a group tour call 501-371-8320 or e-mail:

For information on events in downtown Little Rock, visit the Downtown Little Rock Partnership website at http://www.downtownlr.com/