Oct 06 Thursday
There is a solution forimproving the body changes that come withaging. Healthy aging requires one to systematicallystretch and condition muscles that willprotect the aging joints. The slow, exact movementspracticed in Yoga will enhance strength,eliminate joint stiffness, restore flexibility andrange of motion, improve agility, and improvebalance. These key areas - strength, flexibility,agility and balance - are the foundations ofhealthy living and living without the morningshuffle of pain and stiffness.Viknisvari Willis, a certified Yoga instructorwho teaches at the Arkansas Yoga Center,will guide participants in the practice ofYoga, emphasizing that Yoga means unionwith our mind and body. Focus will beon breathing and some meditation techniquesthat help calm the nervous system.Dress in clothing in which you can movefreely. Optional suggestions for participantsto use in class are a yoga mat, yoga blocks, straps and a blanket or pillow.
"Ron Jude: 12 Hz" is an immersive exhibit organized by the Barry Lopez Foundation for Art & Environment featuring over twenty large-scale photographs of geological formations along with a sound installation of manipulated, looping seismic and field recordings. Exhibition is free and open to the public! Guided tours offered daily!
Have you ever wished you had a private pilot's license so you could climb into a plane and take off for the weekend? With this class you can find out just what it would take.
Wild Birds Unlimited outreach ambassador, Lauren Eno, offers practical tips and solutions to attracting wild birds.
Weekly market for locally grown and made goods, complete with music and food truck!
Art Ventures will host our First Thursday event on Thursday, October 6, between 5 pm and 8:30 pm. We are excited to welcome Daymara Baker, Founder/CEO of Rockin’ Baker, a life-changing artisan bread bakery training and employing neurodiverse young adults to facilitate transition into permanent employment, who will be sharing a cooking demonstration highlighting the rich flavors and culture of Venezuela. While running her social enterprise, Rockin’ Baker, she is also currently the Sr Advocate for Right to Start, a nonpartisan organization working with policymakers and entrepreneurs to remove red tape and barriers to entrepreneurship. Daymara is originally from La Guaira, Venezuela.
This event will be held at our gallery on 20 S. Hill Ave, Fayetteville AR, 72701. As always, it will be free and open to the public! Beverages and refreshments are provided by Art Ventures, with donations from Fossil Cove and Core Brewing. Parking is limited so we encourage attendees to use our shuttle that runs every 15 minutes from the bus stop at Church and Center to the Art Ventures Gallery during this event.
Our ongoing exhibition, Goal 14, Water for Life, is currently on view through October 30th. The name of the exhibition is taken from the landmark document compiled by the United Nations, Transforming Our World: The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Goal 14, Water for Life focuses on our necessary, symbiotic relationship with water and the unsustainable practices and plastics contamination that greatly threaten that relationship. This exhibition features four Latinx artists: Lourdes Valverde, David Gómez, Briseida Ochoa, and Dexta Rodríguez.
Instructor Nic Bellegarde will teach mindfulness through meditation at the library every week.
Join us in celebrating 15 years of being open to the public!
As NW Arkansas grows, it is more important than ever to protect and develop this space into a world-class botanical garden for the future of Arkansas to learn, play and grow.
Enjoy the live jazz music of the Ben Harris Quartet, a chef-prepared New Orleans-themed dinner, Hurricane Birthday Party Punch, Abita Beer, wine, a Chef-Inspired Botanical Water, and Lagniappe! Test your luck with the “Lucky Duck” Wine Pull, a 50/50 Butterfly Raffle, and other games of chance & snag sought-after live and silent auction items!
Join John Brummett, political analyst for the Democrat Gazette, as he offers his insightful analysis of the midterm elections statewide and national.