|Thursdays: Trivia Night, Stone’s Throw Brewing, 6:30 p.m. , 501 E. 9th.
August 26: Marcella & Her Lovers, South on Main free Local Live. Learn more.
August 27: Pokey Lafarge kicks off the 2015-16 Oxford American concert season at South on Main, 8 p.m. Learn more.
September 2: Heather Smith Band, South on Main free Local Live. Learn more.
Sundays: The Bernice Garden Farmers’ Market, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
August 27: Downtown Little Rock Partnership membership information social, Lafayette Building lobby, 5-7 p.m. Meet downtown leaders and learn what’s going on downtown with new director Gabe Holmstrom, Susie Smith and Mayor Mark Stodola. Sponsored by Samantha’s Tap Room & Wood Grill. To RSVP or for more information call 501-375-0121 or email.
August 27: Arkansas Women’s Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, Statehouse Convention Center, 6-9:30 p.m. Learn more.
August 27: Volunteer Recruitment Reception for Heifer Village, 1 World Avenue, 5-7 p.m. Visit with Heifer volunteers and staff. Refreshments, cash bar, door prizes and tour of the exhibits. Open to 18 and older. For more information email or call 501-907-2697.
August 28: A memoir of life after loss from the sister of a fallen Navy SEAL-Emily Reeves, Clinton School of Public Service, Sturgis Hall, 12 noon. Free with RSVP requested by email or calling 501-683-5239. Learn more.
August 28: Alisyn Reid and Cate Davison in The Undercroft, Christ Church, The Undercroft, 509 Scott, 8 p.m. Folk/Americana singing duo. $5. Homebrew from Undercroft Beers.
August 29: Inauguration of 14th President of Philander Smith College–Dr. Roderick L. Smothers, Sr. Learn more.
August 29: River City Comic Expo, Arkansas’s largest gathering of Comic Book, Animation, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Video/Role Playing Games and Pop Culture Convention. Statehouse Convention Center, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Learn more.
August 29: Meshugga Klezmer Band, The Studio Theatre, 320 W. 7th, 7:30 p.m. Learn more.
August 29: Live Action Ninja Turtle Show, Statehouse Convention Center, 5-6:20 p.m. Promoting “Anti-Bullying Awareness” with world champion black belt martial artists. Learn more.
August 30: Lights! Camera! Seminar! at the Old State House Museum, 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Day-long seminar to explore Arkansas’s connection with the film and television industry. Features different topics and speakers. Screening of the 2001 Academy Academy-award winning Best Live Action Short Film The Accountant. Speakers including Robert Cochran, Suzanne McCray, Ben Fry, Stephen Koch and Philip Martin discussing topics such as Women in Film, Broncho Billy Anderson, Music in Arkansas and Arkansas in the rise of regional Southern cinema. RSVP is required, please email or call 501-324-9685.
September1: Build IT! Founder’s Fireside Chat Series features Mainstream Technologies, The Venture Center, 5:30 p.m. Learn more.
September 1: A Student Center Learning Approach with Elliot Washor, co-founder of Big Picture Learning, Clinton School of Public Service, Sturgis Hall, 6 p.m. Free with RSVP requested by email or calling 501-683-5239. Learn more.
September 3: Is There Hope for the Global Environment in the Long Run with Gazmend Zeneli, University of Marin Barieti in Tirana, Albania, Clinton School of Public Service, Sturgis Hall, 12 noon. Free with RSVP requested by email or calling 501-683-5239. Learn more.
September 3-13: Deathtrap by Ira Levin, Community Theatre of Little Rock at The Studio Theatre, 320 W. 7th. Learn more.
September 4: Arkansas Historic Preservation Program Walks through History: Sandwiching in History, Shiloh Baptist Church, 1200 Hanger Street, 12 noon. Learn more.
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|September 10: Shine a Light on Literacy, Albert Pike Masonic Center, 7-9 p.m. Benefits Literacy Action of Central Arkansas. Learn more.
September 10: Rock the Runway, Twin City Limousines on Main Street, 7:30 p.m. Benefits Fighting Fancy. Learn more.
September 11: An Evening with Dianne Reeves, benefits Friends of Mosaic Templars Cultural Center. Learn more.
September 12: Arkansas Razorbacks take on the University of Toledo, nearby War Memorial Stadium, 3 p.m. kickoff.
September 12: Urban Raw Festival, Dunbar Community Garden. Learn more.
September 14: Main Street Creative Corridor Opening Celebration, The Rep, 3 p.m.
September 14-16: Destination Downtown, regional downtown revitalization conference co-sponsored by Main Street Arkansas, Louisiana Main Street and Mississippi Main Street Association. Learn more.
September 15: Little Rock School District Annual Election. Absentee voting opens September 8 at the Pulaski County Regional Building, 501 W. Markham, weekdays 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
September 15: Architecture and Design Network presents Alex Gilliam, director of Public Workshop (Philadelphia), Arkansas Arts Center, 5 p.m.
September 16-20: ACANSA. Learn more.
September 18: Chelsea Clinton, 20th Frank and Kula Kumpuris Distinguished Lecture Series, Statehouse Convention Center Ballroom, 6 p.m. Book Signing to follow (It’s Your World: Get Informed, Get Inspired & Get Going!) Free, open to public but RSVPs are necessary.
September 18-October 4: Puss in Boots, Children’s Theatre, Arkansas Arts Center. Learn more.
September 19: Six Bridges Regatta 2015. Learn more.
September 26: Arkansas Peace Fest, Bernice Gardens, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Learn more.
September 26: 2015 Big Dam Bridge 100. Registration open now for Arkansas’s largest cycling tour. Link here.
September 30: Power of the Purse presented by Women’s Foundation of Arkansas, Little Rock Marriott Ballroom. Learn more.