Friday

 

Fort Smith Commissary Kiwanis Club: Meets at 7 a.m. at Golden Corral, 1801 S. Waldron Road. Call Mark Hobbs at (479) 649-9800.

 

Arkansas Historical Association's 77th annual conference: Begins at 8 a.m. at the DoubleTree by Hilton Fort Smith City Center, 700 Rogers Ave. Visit www.arkansashistoricalassociation.org.

 

Fort Smith Duplicate Bridge Club: Meets at 10 a.m. at 1810 S. U St.

 

Novice Bridge Game: Meets at 10 a.m. at 1810 S. U St.

 

Let’s Play Bingo: Meets at 10 a.m. at Arkoma Senior Citizen Center, 615 Poteau St.

 

Story Time: Meets at 10 a.m. at Miller Branch Library, 8701 S. 28th St. Call (479) 646-3945.

 

Art Class: Meets 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Arc for the River Valley, 7821 Texas Road in Fort Smith. Call 783-5529.

 

Second annual "Cooking with the C's" Chili Cook-Off: Runs 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Donald W. Reynolds Community Center, 105 Reynolds Ave. in Poteau. Call (918) 647-9178.

 

Noon Exchange Club: Meets at noon at Fianna Hills Country Club, 9101 Jenny Lind Road. Call Daren at 783-1191.

 

Downtown Sertoma Club: Members meet at noon at Golden Corral, 1801 S. Waldron Road. Call Roger Young at (479) 650-2542.

 

Bingo: Begins at noon at VFW Post 8845, 3005 Tilles Ave.

 

Food for Thought program: Meets at noon at Fort Smith Public Library, 3201 Rogers Ave. Call 783-0229.

 

Cherokee Nation Safety Fair: Runs noon to 3 p.m. at One Fire Field in Tahlequah. Call (918) 453-5334.

 

Mulberry River Earth Day Celebration: Runs noon to 9 p.m. at Byrds Adventure Center, 7037 Cass Oark Road in Ozark. Visit www.friendsoftheMRS.com.

 

Senior Citizens Committee luncheon: Begins at 12:30 p.m. at the Elizabeth McGill Center, 521 N. Sixth St. Call Robert Bell at 783-1298.

 

Redwork: Meets 12:30-2:30 p.m. at Alma Public Library, 624 Fayetteville Ave. in Alma. Call (479) 632-4140.

 

"Critter Crunch" animal feeding: Begins at 2 p.m. at the Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center, 8300 Wells Lake Road. Fridays will be snake feeding. Visit www.rivervalleynaturecenter.com or call (479) 452-3993.

 

Mutual UFO Network: Meets from 3-4:30 p.m. Friday in the Carnegie Room at the Fort Smith Public Library, 3201 Rogers Ave. Call 782-1411.

 

Marvel Movie Month — "Captain America: Civil War": Begins at 3:30 p.m. at Dallas Branch Library, 8100 Dallas St. Call (479) 484-5650.

 

Jazz Festival 2018: Runs 3:30-9:30 p.m. at Van Buren Freedom Park, 833 Main St. in Van Buren.

 

Nature Break for ages 3-7: Begins at 3:45 p.m. at the Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center, 8300 Wells Lake Road. Visit www.rivervalleynaturecenter.com or call (479) 452-3993.

 

Fraternal Order of Eagles Fort Smith Aerie 208 Auxiliary dinner: Begins at 6 p.m. at the Eagles, 3321 S. 66th St.

 

Saturday

 

Arkansas Historical Association's 77th annual conference: Begins at 8:30 a.m. at the DoubleTree by Hilton Fort Smith City Center, 700 Rogers Ave. Visit www.arkansashistoricalassociation.org.

 

Arkansas Retired Military Association Ladies Auxiliary breakfast: Runs 8:30-10 a.m. at 144 N. Greenwood Ave. Cost is $5. Call 783-2727.

 

Guided hike: Begins at 9 a.m. at the Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center, 8300 Wells Lake Road. Visit www.rivervalleynaturecenter.com or call (479) 452-3993.

 

13th annual Community Wide Trash-Off: Begins at 9 a.m. at Allstar Parking Center in Poteau. Call (918) 647-9178.

 

ArtShare program for children with autism and their families: Runs 9-11 a.m. at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, 600 Museum Way in Bentonville. Reservations are encouraged. Visit CrystalBridges.org for information.

 

Spring Litter Pickup: Runs from 9 a.m. to noon beginning at 720 Garrison Ave. Visit the Keep Fort Smith Beautiful Facebook page.

 

Jazz Festival 2018: Runs 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Van Buren Freedom Park, 833 Main St. in Van Buren.

 

Gold Wing Road Riders Association Region H Arkansas District Chapter F: Meets at 10 a.m. at Golden Corral, 1801 S. Waldron.

 

Civil War-era Union hospital re-enactment: Runs 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Clayton House, 514 N. Sxith St. in Fort Smith. Call 783-3000.

 

Church on the Street: Meets at 11:30 p.m. at the corner of Riverfront Drive and North H Street.

 

New Beginning Family Ministry: Free community dinner and clothing giveaway noon to 2 p.m. at 305 S. Sadler St. in Poteau.

 

Dulcimer Club: Meets from noon to 2 p.m. at Mountainburg Public Library, 1300 U.S. 71 North in Mountainburg. Call (479) 369-1600.

 

RAM Saturdays: Runs noon to 5 p.m. at Fort Smith Regional Art Museum, 1601 Rogers Ave. Call 784-2787.

 

Birds, Bees and Butterflies wildlife habitat workshop: Runs 12:30-4:30 p.m. at Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, 118 W. Johnson Ave. in Springdale. Call (479) 750-8165.

 

"Critter Crunch" animal feeding: Begins at 2 p.m. at the Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center, 8300 Wells Lake Road. Saturdays feature fish feeding in the large aquarium. Visit www.rivervalleynaturecenter.com or call (479) 452-3993.

 

Princess and Pirate Party program for children: Meets 2-4 p.m. at Miller Branch Library, 8701 S. 28th St. Call (479) 646-3945.

 

Laser Shot: Meets at 3 p.m. in the multipurpose room at the Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center, 8300 Wells Lake Road. Activity dependent on availability of the room. Visit www.rivervalleynaturecenter.com or call (479) 452-3993.

 

The Arc for the River Valley bowling: Meets at 3 p.m. at Midland Bowl, 2600 N. 32nd St. Cost is $1.25 for Arc members and $2.50 for nonmembers per game. Call 783-5529.

 

Fort Smith Symphony Bicentennial Celebration concert: Runs 7-10 p.m. at the ArcBest Corp. Performing Arts Center, 55 S. Seventh St.

 

Sunday

 

Bingo: Begins at noon at VFW Post No. 8845, 3005 Tilles Ave.

 

"Critter Crunch" animal feeding: Begins at 2 p.m. at the Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center, 8300 Wells Lake Road. Visit www.rivervalleynaturecenter.com or call (479) 452-3993.

 

Archery lessons: Begins at 2:30 p.m. at the Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center, 8300 Wells Lake Road. Equipment provided. Visit www.rivervalleynaturecenter.com or call (479) 452-3993.

 

Eagles Aerie No. 208: Members meet at 3 p.m. for shuffleboard and games at 3321 S. 66th St.

 

Blessing of the Animals: Begins at 3 p.m. at Central Presbyterian Church, 2901 Rogers Ave. Pets must be leashed or crated. Call 783-8966.

 

John G. Lake ministry: Meets at 5:30 p.m. Sunday. Call Chris Del Conte at (479) 689-9690.

 

Melanoma duathlon: Begins at 7:30 p.m. at Chaffee Crossing. Visit www.facebook.com/events/311928079284768.

 

The Calendar runs Monday through Friday in the Times Record; weekend events are included in Friday’s calendar. Items must be submitted five working days before publication to Daily Calendar, P.O. Box 1359, Fort Smith, AR 72902. Email submission to speterson@swtimes.com.