The Cat in the Hat is coming to Fort Smith April 19
Friends in Fort Smith and northwest Arkansas, your favorite chapeau-ed feline is making a visit! In partnership with Mercy Northwest Arkansas and Mercy Kids, we’re bringing the star of “The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That!” to Fort Smith Public Library Saturday, April 19. Details about the free event and the fun we’ll have can be found after the jump.
Ken Burns’ “The Address” Premieres April 15
Need something to make tax day a little more bearable? How about the premiere of Ken Burns’ latest documentary? In “The Address,” hear the stories of boys attending a Vermont school where children with learning difference memorize and recite the Gettysburg Address in public, and unlock the history, context and importance of President Lincoln’s most powerful address in the process!
FREE Adam Faucett and The Tall Grass Concert April 17
Adam Faucett - hailed as “one of the greatest, most thoughtful lyricists the state has to offer” by the Arkansas times - is joining The Tall Grass for a concert in AETN studios on Thursday, April 17, at 6:30 p.m. Follow the link below for the full details on the concert … and how you can attend for free!
New “Wild Kratts” World Adventure App Available
Into “creature power” at your house? PBS KIDS has just launched an all-new “Wild Kratts” World Adventure App for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, and we think it’s going to be a hit with Kratt fans across the boards. Just in time for Earth Month, World Adventure invites kids to explore animal science and habitats while building key skills and encouraging science inquiry.
Celebrate Arkansas artists with “LOUPE: Part 2” premiere
If you’ve enjoyed learning more about Arkansas artists and arts events with “LOUPE,” we have excellent news! “LOUPE: Part 2” will feature three more outstanding local artists in its premiere Friday, April 11, at 9 p.m. Learn more about what’s to come in the featured short films — “LeeNora Parlor,” “Jerry Phillips” and “Carousel” — after the jump.