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Thursday, September 21, 2017

Making God Laugh @ Fort Smith Little Theatre

Date: Thursday, September 21, 2017 to Saturday, September 30, 2017
Time: 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Fort Smith Little Theatre 401 North 6th Street Fort Smith, AR

In one typical family, empty-nester parents and their adult children are all dealing with changes, hopes, and dreams. As time marches on, they learn that, despite making plans, we often arrive at unexpected destinations. An honest look at family life layered with real humor, real people, and real meaning.

by Sean Grennan

Directed by Lora Rice

Evenings: September 21, 22-23, 27-30

Sunday Matinee:  September 24

Box Office: www.fslt.org/reservations/


Friday, September 22, 2017

2017 Arkansas-Oklahoma State Fair

Date: Friday, September 22, 2017 to Saturday, September 30, 2017
Time: All Day to 12:00am
Location: Kay Rodgers Park 4400 Midland Boulevard Fort Smith, AR 72904

The Arkansas Oklahoma State Fair has something for everyone! Be a part of the 81st annual Arkansas-Oklahoma State Fair.

Begun in 1936 as the Fort Smith Livestock Exposition, the Arkansas-Oklahoma State Fair has grown into one of the premier events in the region. The 2017 fair continues the tradition by educating and entertaining over 2,500 exhibitors, vendors and over 150,000 visitors during this nine day celebration.

2017 Fair Schedule


Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Fall Career Fair

Date: Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Time: 11:00am to 1:00pm
Location: Crawford County Adult Education Center 605 Alma Boulevard Circle

The Crawford County Adult Education Center is hosting their annual Fall Career Fair in celebration of National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week. The career fair will provide free access to education and career options for students and the surrounding communities. The Career Fair is open to the public and will be held on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 from 11:00am to 1:00pm at the Crawford County Adult Education Center in Van Buren on 605 Alma Boulevard Circle. CCAEC hosts local employers, community resources and schools during the fair to help individuals make the transition into training and/or employment. Resume and online job application assistance will also be provided during the event. For updated information about the career fair, visit our website at www.crawfordcountyadulteducationcenter.webs.com, like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and Instagram at @AdultEdCrawford. The Career Fair is free of charge. Refreshments will be provided at no cost during the event. There will also be a drawing for a chance to win door prizes. Please contact the Crawford County Adult Education Center via email at Laura.Bean@vbsd.us or Becky.Brown@vbsd.us or by telephone at 479-471-0019 for additional details or questions regarding the Career Fair.

Chess Knight @ Dewey’s Café

Date: Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Time: 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Dewey's Cafe at the Fort Smith Public Library 3201 Rogers Avenue

Dewey’s Café at the Main Library welcomes chess players of all ages and skill levels for a get together on Wednesday evenings in September. Café customers can play and discuss the game of chess in a laid back casual atmosphere.