JIM LITTLE will perform at 7 p.m. Friday at The Recovery Room, 223 S. Main St., Jonesboro. Reservations are recommended.

PHILIP JACKSON ACOUSTIC ECLECTIC will perform from 7 to 10 p.m. Friday at Omar's Uptown, 301 S. Main St., Jonesboro.

YEAGER HOLLAR will perform from 8 to 11 p.m. Friday at Brickhouse Grill, 218 S. Main St., Jonesboro.

LAUREN RICHMOND will perform at 7 p.m. Saturday at The Recovery Room. Reservations are recommended.

TRIPPP will perform from 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday at Yesdog Grill, 226 S. Main St., Jonesboro.

CHAIN REACTION will perform from 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday at Trumann Music Center, 503 Arkansas 463 South.

JOHNATHAN LEN, RYAN FISHER, ASHLEY SNIDER, JARED VETETO, KELSEY JAMES AND SHANNON GAGE are among those performing Saturday at the Roundup Music Show, 9171 U.S. 49B, Brookland. Showtime is 7 p.m., doors open at 6 p.m. Admission is $8 for adults and $3 for children 11 and younger.

"CELTIC SPRING" a concert by The Muses will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in The Fowler Center Riceland Hall, 201 Olympic Drive, on Arkansas State University campus. All seating is reserved. Individual tickets are $35-$25 for adults; $28-$20 for senior citizens, students, and A-State faculty and staff; and $15-$10 for A-State students with a current I.D.; they may be purchased at the First National Bank Arena Central Box Office, 217 Olympic Drive, by calling 870-972-2781 or toll-free 888-278-3268, or online at astate.edu/tickets.

CHOIR OF MAN will perform at 7 p.m. March 12 in the Ed Coulter Performing Arts Center of The Vada Sheid Community Development Center on the Arkansas State University-Mountain Home campus, 1600 S. College St. Tickets are $30 for adults and $15 for students and available by phone at 1-800-965-9324.

"THE FANTASTICKS" will be presented by The Link Theatre Company at 7:30 p.m. Friday at The Glass Factory, 313 W. Huntington Ave. in Jonesboro. Additional performances are 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets start at $35 and are available online at thelinktheatre.org.

"RUMORS" will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through March 28 at the Downtown Playhouse, 302 N. Marr St., Pocahontas. Sunday performances are scheduled for 2 p.m. March 15 and 29. Tickets are $19.60, including tax, a beverage and dessert, and can be purchased at thedowntownplayhouse.com or by calling 870-758-2282.

"THE BOOK OF WILL" will open at 8 p.m. Friday at Playhouse on the Square, 66 S. Cooper St., Memphis. Performances will continue through March 22 at 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays. For tickets, call the box office at 901-726-4656 or visit www.playhouseonthesquare.org. Special ticket pricing for opening weekend is $27. A pay-what-you-can performance will be March 12.

"NEXUS: SELECTIONS FROM THE PERMANENT COLLECTION" will open Friday at Bradbury Art Museum with a public reception from 5 to 6:30 p.m. The exhibit of works from the A-State permanent collection will continue through April 9. Museum hours are noon to 5 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays; noon to 7 p.m. Thursdays, 2 to 4 p.m. Sundays and by appointment. Admission to the exhibit and reception are free.

WORKS BY RESIDENTS OF JONESBORO HUMAN DEVELOPMENT CENTER are currently on display in The Jonesboro Sun gallery, 518 Carson St. The images will be auctioned during the JHDC Be Your Own Beautiful Gala at 6 p.m. Friday in St. Bernards Auditorium, 505 E. Washington Ave., Jonesboro. Gallery hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday.

SALONS DES REFUSÉS exhibit will continue through March 20 at the Jack Robinson Gallery, 44 Huling Ave., Memphis. The exhibition features the unselected submissions to the 37th Annual Juried Student Exhibition at AMUM. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

"FOR ALL THE WORLD TO SEE: VISUAL CULTURE AND THE STRUGGLE FOR CIVIL RIGHTS," will continue through March 16 at Arkansas State University Museum, 320 University Loop West, in Jonesboro. Admission is free. Museum hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays-Fridays; 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesdays; and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays.

"VICE AND VIRTUE" will continue through April 5 in the second floor gallery of the Historic Arkansas Museum, 200 E. Third St., Little Rock. The exhibit features the works of Melissa Wilkinson, associate professor of art-painting at Arkansas State University in Jonesboro. Museum hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays.

"SUN, EARTH, UNIVERSE" will continue through April 19 at the ASU Museum in the Dean B. Ellis Library, Jonesboro.

"HANK WILLIS THOMAS: ALL THINGS BEING EQUAL…" will continue through April 20 at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, 600 Museum Way, in Bentonville. Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays; and 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesdays-Fridays. It is closed Tuesdays. General admission to the exhibit is $5 plus tax or free for members, veterans and youth 18 and younger.

"RACE TO THE END OF THE EARTH," an interactive exhibit on the historic 1911 race to the South Pole, will continue through May 17 at The Pink Palace Museum, 3050 Central Ave. in Memphis. Museum exhibits are free to members and children younger than 2; $10 for kids ages 3-12, $15 for adults and $14 for seniors 60 and older. Museum hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays and Saturdays; 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Fridays and noon to 5 p.m. Sundays.

STATE OF THE ART II will continue through May 24 at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Admission is free to this exhibit.

"HEIGHT X WIDTH X DEPTH" will continue through early 2022 in Bradbury Art Museum, Jonesboro.

"ROCKABILLY! THE NORTHEAST ARKANSAS STORY" is on display at the Arkansas State University Museum, Jonesboro.

SPRING KIDS' ACTIVITIES are offered daily at the Craighead County Jonesboro Public Library Children's Library, 315 W. Oak Ave. For more details visit www.libraryinjonesboro.org/events or call 870-935-5133.

"HOW TO CATCH A DINOSAUR" AND "HOW TO CATCH A UNICORN" will be the featured books during storytime scheduled at 11 a.m. Saturday in Barnes & Noble, 3000 E. Highland Dr., Jonesboro.

GOLF CART SAFARI will be 6-7:30 p.m. Saturday at Village Creek State Park, 201 Cross 754, Wynne. Participants will meet at The Ridges at Village Creek Clubhouse to discover what animals come out when the golfers go home. Admission is $10 and reservations are required by calling the park at 870-238-9406.

OWL PROWL will be 7-8 p.m. at the pavilion at Lake Charles State Park, 3705 Arkansas 25, Powhatan. Learn about species of owls native to the park and the adaptations that make them efficient nocturnal predators. Park staff will attempt to call in some owls and so participants can hear them call back.

RALPH "POP" STRICKLIN PANCAKE DAY hosted by the Jonesboro Kiwanis Club will be 6:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at First Presbyterian Church, 710 Southwest Drive. Tickets are $6 each in advance from any club member or $7 at the door. Children 6 and younger eat free.

A STEAMBOAT PRESENTATION will be 2:30 to 3:15 p.m. Saturday at the picnic area of Jacksonport State Park, 111 Avenue St., Newport. A park interpreter will tell the story of how steamboats helped build White River communities. Admission is free.

CIVIL WAR MEDICINE will be the topic of a free presentation from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday at the visitor center of Jacksonport State Park. A park interpreter will discuss medicinal uses of local herbs and how 19th century residents took care of their own medical needs.

A MEMOIR WRITING WORKSHOP will be presented by Janis F. Kearney from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday at Arkansas Heritage Diamond Conference Room, 1100 North St., Little Rock. Morning refreshments, lunch and dessert will be provided. Tickets are $15, available at www.arkansasarts.org, and must be purchased by Monday.

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