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.

 

Sequoyah County OHCE Quilt Show: Runs 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Sequoyah County Fairgrounds.

 

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.

 

Writers Group: Meets at 10 a.m. at Mountainburg Public Library, 1300 U.S. 71 North. Call (479) 369-1600.

 

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.

 

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.

 

Redwork: Meets 12:30-2:30 p.m. at Van Buren Public Library, 1409 Main St. in Van Buren. Call (479) 474-6045.

 

"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.

 

Marvel Movie Month — "Thor: Ragnarok": Meets at 3:30 p.m. at Dallas Branch Library, 8100 Dallas St. Call (479) 484-5650.

 

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.

 

2018 Botanical garden of the Ozarks members-only plant pre-sale: Runs 5-8 p.m. at the Botanical Garden of the Ozarks, 4703 N. Crossover Road in fayetteville. Visit www.bgozarks.org.

 

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

 

An Evening with David Halpern: Runs from 6-7 p.m. at the Fort Smith Regional Art Museum, 1601 Rogers Ave. Visit FSRAM.org.

 

Harvest Time Academy's "The Case of the Vincent Van ... Gone!" mystery dinner: Begins at 7 p.m. at Harvest Time Academy, 3300 Briar Cliff. Visit www.htacademy.net.

 

Hot Pickin' Finger Lickin' Barbecue Cookoff and Band Fest: Runs 7-9 p.m. along Main Street in Sallisaw.

 

Saturday

 

Reaction Motorsports Club Autocross: Meets at 7 a.m. at Chaffee Crossing, one mile east of Barling on Arkansas 22 South at Mahogany Avenue. Gates open at 7 a.m.; races begin at 9 a.m. Cost is $10 to attend, $30 for members to race and $40 for nonmembers to race. Call Gary Hays at (479) 414-5998.

 

2018 Botanical garden of the Ozarks plant sale: Runs 8 a.m. to noon at the Botanical Garden of the Ozarks, 4703 N. Crossover Road in fayetteville. Visit www.bgozarks.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.

 

Free community pancake breakfast: Available 9-10:30 a.m. at First United Methodist Church in Sallisaw.

 

Sequoyah County OHCE Quilt Show: Runs 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Sequoyah County Fairgrounds.

 

Trail of Tears program: Meets at 10 a.m. at the Fort Smith National Historic Site, 301 Parker Ave.

 

Ozark Wireless Society: Meets at 10 a.m. at Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, 118 W. Johnson Ave. in Springdale. Call (479) 750-8165.

 

Hot Pickin' Finger Lickin' Barbecue Cookoff and Band Fest: Runs 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. along Main Street in Sallisaw.

 

Master Florist class: Meets 10:30 a.m. to noon at The Learning Fields, 7300 Gardener Ave. at Chaffee Crossing. Visit www.learningfieldsatcc.org.

 

Kid Zone free super hero event for children: Runs 11 a.m. to noon at J.C.Penney, 5111 Rogers Ave.

 

Sequoyah County Sheriff's Office National Crime Victims Rights event: Runs 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Sequoyah County Courthouse, 119 S. Oak St. in Sallisaw. Call (918) 817-9229 or (918) 775-1213.

 

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

 

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

 

Venomous Snakes of Arkansas: Meets at 1 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.

 

"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.

 

Writing Fiction for Children: Meets 2-5 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.

 

Tucker Community Supper: Available from 5-7 p.m. at the Tucker Community building. Cost is $8 for adults; $4 for children younger than 12. Poceeds benefit Cowlington and Short Mountain cemeteries.

 

Girls Inc. of Fort Smith Crawfish Boil: Begins at 5:30 p.m. at the Barn by Two Brothers, 3720 S. 87th St. Visit www.girlsincfortsmith.org.

 

"The Battle of Massard Prairie" Fort Smith Bicentennial program: Begins at 6 p.m. at the Fort Smith National Historic Site, 301 Parker Ave. Faber is a park ranger at the historic site. Visit www.fortsmithmuseum.org.

 

Fort Smith National Historic Site lecture series — Battle of Massard Prairie: Meets 7-9 p.m. at the Fort Smith Museum of History, 320 Rogers Ave.

 

Sunday

 

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

 

Xi Sigma chapter of Beta Sigma Phi sorority tea: Begins at 1:30 p.m. Call (479) 996-0887 or email deeanna_weimar@hotmail.com.

 

"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.

 

Tea Time with Miss Arkansas: Meets 2-4 p.m. at Grayce DeWitt Dance Studio, 3400 Rogers Ave., No. 118.

 

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.

 

Western Arkansas Ballet's eighth annual Dance Fusion: Begins at 2:30 p.m. at Breedlove Auditorium, 5210 Grand Ave.

 

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

 

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

 

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.