Friday 5: Fun things to do in Northwest Arkansas this weekend, Mar 2-4

It’s been raining and pouring – but there’s so much to do this weekend your family won’t be snoring.  See our recommendations for a family-fun weekend. Also check out the  Northwest Arkansas Calendar of Events: March 2018.

Dr. Seuss Birthday Celebration 

Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss! Join in for Storytime, games, and activities in celebration of the beloved author’s birthday.

Date: Friday, March 2

Time: 6:30 p.m.

Location: Barnes & Noble, Rogers

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The Very Hungry Caterpillar Storytime

Storytime featuring this classic tale of a voracious caterpillar who eats his way through the days of the week and then changes into a beautiful butterfly. Activities to follow.

Date: Saturday, March 3

Time: 11 a.m. – noon

Location: Barnes & Noble, Rogers

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The first Saturday of every month is Legomania! This fun and creative event is a great way to invent and design new and amazing things. They’ll provide the Legos, you just bring your creativity.

Date: Saturday, March 3

Time: 10 a.m.

Location: Bella Vista Library

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One District, One Book Celebration

The whole family is invited to enjoy an afternoon of fun with games, exploration, and art projects featuring Bentonville Public Schools, Bentonville Public Library, and other community collaborators. Free, no registration required.

Date: Sunday, March 4

Time: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Location: Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

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Spring Concert: Heroes Throughout History

Join the Ozark Mountains British Brass Band, conducted by Russell Robinson, as they share some of their favorite brass band selections to welcome spring. Admission is free and the public is invited. 

Date: Sunday, March 4

Time: 3 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Location: White Auditorium in Burns Hall of the Northwest Arkansas Community College Campus

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