Calendar of Events: January 2013


Free Yoga Fayetteville Public Library

The Fayetteville Public Library will hold free yoga classes on Monday nights from 5:30 to 6:30 in the Walker Community Room beginning January 7.  The Hatha yoga style classes are suitable for both beginner and intermediate yoga practicioners.  Participants must bring their own yoga mat to every class. Instructor Casey Prock is a Certified Yoga Teacher Specializing in Dynamic Hatha Yoga. * Please note this class will not be held Monday, January 21st because the library will be closed in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr Day.

Date: Beginning Jan. 7

Time: 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Location: Fayetteville Public Library

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KidzArt Workshop for Kidz

Kidz (Grades K – 6th) & adults work together to create a unique work of art. Enjoy a fun afternoon out and make a memory to last a lifetime as you create a treasure to display at home. Class time: 3 – 4pm

Date: Jan. 5

Time: 3-4 p.m.

Location: Wishing Spring Gallery, Bella Vista

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Tux on the Run

Awards will be given to overall Male and Female finisher and top three finishers in the following divisions both male and female: 13 and under, 14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, and 60+. There will be prizes for Best Dressed in the following categories: Best Scarf, Best Formal Attire, and Best Embodiment of the Theme.

tux on the runDate: Jan. 12

Time: 10 a.m.

Location: NWA Mercy Family YMCA

More info: Click here or call 479-273-9622

The Velveteen Rabbit

Date: Jan. 19

Time: 2 p.m.

Location: Walton Arts Center

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Paint the Town Red

Join local professionals who are passionate about the overall mission of the American Heart Association at this “Party with a Purpose.” Enjoy socializing with new people, live music, silent auction, signature dishes from over 15 local restaurants, and expand your knowledge of the American Heart Association’s life-saving mission to improve the cardiovascular health of all Americans by 20% by 2020.

Date: Jan. 26

Time: 7 to 11 p.m.

Location: Fayetteville Town Center

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 Walk a Mile in My Shoes

Doors will open at 8 a.m. inside Arvest Ballpark. 3,500 new or almost new shoes and handbags from the best stores and closets in Northwest Arkansas will be sold for $10 each. All proceeds from the sale will support counseling services for children, families, and adults. You can drop off almost new shoes or handbags at any Ozark Guidance location between 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday until Wednesday, January 16, 2013. We are accepting donations of men, women, and children’s shoes. If you would like to donate financially to this event, please visit our online donation page.

Date: Jan. 26

Time: 8 a.m.

Location: Arvest Ballpark

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