"Dog Days of Summer" thru August at Deborah Billingsley Photography 479-273-3230. Donate $10 to Sugar Creek Animal Rescue & get a portrait session for your furry babies. Call for an appointment now.
August 18, Pre-Pack the Park Cookout, 4:30-6:45 p.m., Circle of Life Hospice, 901 Jones Road, Springdale. Attend the Naturals game next and
receive a discounted ticket. Contact Tammy at 479-872-3396 for reservations.
August 19, Decision 2010 - The Arkansas Factor, A political panel discussion on the upcoming general election, candidates and issues. 11:30 a.m. Arvest Ball Park Community Room, 56th & Watkins Avenue, Springdale. RSVP: Dana Mather at 479.619.3182 or firstname.lastname@example.org .
August 20, Faith & Family Night, 6 p.m., Northwest Arkansas Naturals, Arvest Ballpark, Concert by Seventh Day Slumber. Game starts at 7:30 p.m.
Purchase your tickets at: www.nwanaturals.com .
August 27, Summer Concert Series, 7 p.m., Orchards Park, John DeShields Blvd. & NE "J" Street, Bentonville. Full House band. All shows are free to the public.
August 28, Kidz Day, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m., Spencer Square across from the Sheriff's office and County jail on Hwy 102. Balloons, Bounce House, the National Guard Football cage, Bentonville Police Department, horses, clowns, the Bentonville Fire Department's Smoke House, plus, hot dogs, snow cones and a whole lot more.
Sept. 1, Starry, Starry Night...Almost Van Gogh, Home of Denise and Hershey Garner, 3390 E. Mission Blvd in Fayetteville. Fundraiser to benefit Youth Bridge. Purchase your tickets online at www.youthbridge.com or call 479-575-9471.
Sept. 9-10, Arkansas Chapter of the American Planning Association's fall conference. The conference theme is "Healthy Transportation" and will be held at the Doubletree Guest Suites. For more information visit www.bentonvillear.com .