Click to view the inaugural edition of “The Little Rock Sun.” It is a community newspaper showcasing the accomplishments of the black community through news reporting, editorials, religion, entertainment, sports, business and lifestyles. The newspaper is founded and published by Dr. Julius Larry.
Click link to view newspaper https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B4aUL4Y385ArRDF5eE1XZ2pyaEU/edit?usp=sharing
The Broadway Family
We’re having our monthly community meeting 6 p.m. tonight at the East Broadway Alert Center (500 East 21st Street, Little Rock, AR 72206). The Pettaway Neighborhood Association Meetings are a wonderful way to meet your neighbors, hear community concerns, issues, events, good things and get involved. We are looking forward to seeing you.
Bernice Garden Farmers Market on South Main opens Sunday, April 14, 2013 from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm. Spring On!
Arkansas Literary Festival (April 18-21, 2013) is the premier gathering of readers and writers and includes more than 80 presentations in venues in Little Rock and North Little Rock. Authors include Da Chen, C.D. Wright, Kevin Brockmeier, Dave Abrams, Ben Fountain, Padgett Powell, Sylvia Day and many more. Most events free and open to the public including children events. For more information and a complete list of events go to www.arkansasliteraryfestival.org.
Check out this piece from the Arkansas Times on the good things going on downtown….on Main Street. Here’s an excerpt from the article “Main Street Revival.”
The Arkansas Times
March 28, 2013
Since the Arkansas Times is headquartered in downtown Little Rock and a stone’s throw from Argenta, we’ve long paid special attention to the area’s development. In the last decade, we’ve put out three publications focusing on downtown revitalization, filled with the visions and visionaries. A striking number of the plans we previewed came to pass. In that spirit, this week we again turn our attention to downtown with a special focus on Main Street.
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Neighborhood Connections Meeting
January 26, 2012
8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Willie L. Hinton Neighborhood Resource Center, 3805 West 12th Street
(Corner of Pine and West 12th Street)
8:30 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. Continental Breakfast
8:45 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Call To Order – Rick Daes, President
Pledge of Allegiance
Acknowledgement of Elected Officials
9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. City Wide Clean Up
Suzanne Hirrel, KLR Beautiful
9:15 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Neighborhood Leadership Training/Announcement
Dr. David Sink
9:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. Love Your Block Update
9:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. NUSA Update/fundraiser
Andre’ Bernard/Victor Turner
10:00.m. – 10:15 a.m. Meadowbrook NA – HindmanPark Community Service presentation
10:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Neighborhood Issues and Concerns
10:30 a.m. Adjourn
Celebrating Cultures, Liberating Minds
AN EXHIBITION BY
V.I.T.A.L. Artist Collective
January 8, 2013 – February 8, 2013
(Visual Images That Affect Lives)
Melverue Abraham | Rex DeLoney | Latoya Hobbs |
Ariston Jacks | Leron McAdoo | Michael Worsham
THREE GREAT OPPORTUNITIES TO MEET THE ARTISTS
2nd Friday Art Night
January 11, 2013
5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Saturday, January 12, 2013
Several artists will be on hand to talk about their artwork and answer questions from the public
Interactive Artists’ Talk & Workshop:
Saturday, January 26, 2013 1:00pm- 3:00pm
Theme: “Back to Life” with V.I.T.A.L. Artist Collective
An Interactive and Informative workshop
developed for artists ages 9-90!
On site painting/ drawing demonstrations by V.I.T.A.L. artists!
Rap session: “How to use art as a vehicle to
heal, repair, rebuild, and renew the world!
Multimedia presentations on how V.I.T.A.L. artists create their compositions and the motivation behind their selection.
Aspiring Artists are encouraged to attend with their sketchbooks and portfolios for guidance and inspiration. V.I. T. A. L. artists/educators will be on hand to offer advice on portfolio development for students!
Elementary, Middle school, High school and
College Art Clubs are invited to attend!
Reserve your spot to this awesome event!
Please RSVP to Hearne Fine Art at 501 372-6822.
Hearne Fine Art | 1001 Wright Avenue, Ste C| Little Rock, Ark.
501.372.6822 – http://www.hearnefineart.com
firstname.lastname@example.org | Director, Garbo Hearne
Hours: M-F: 10a – 5p | Sat: 10a – 6p | Sun: By appt only
Did you know Kevin Cole’s
work was acquired by the Smithsonian in 2009?
Collected by NBA players, bestselling authors, and national corporations?
Consider adding one of this artist’s masterpieces to
Kevin Cole – And the Band Played On
EXTENDED through January 7, 2013 at Hearne Fine Art Gallery 1001 Wright Avenue, Suite C | Little Rock, Arkansas 72206 | 501.372.6822 |http://www.hearnefineart.com