Pickin' Post Mike Shirkey Hosts John McCutchins

Pickin’ Post radio show Mike Shirkey will host John McCutcheon, Friday, November 11 at 7:00pm in the Fayetteville Public Library. The Washington Post described John as folk music’s “Rustic Renaissance Man,” a moniker flawed only by its understatement.

“Calling John McCutcheon a ‘folksinger’ is like saying Deion Sanders is just a football player…” (Dallas Morning News). [...]

Lori Ericson at FPL and 2nd Sunday Author Series

Local Author Lori Ericson appears at the Fayetteville Public Library 2nd Sunday Author Series November 13 from 2:00pm-4:00pm in the Walker Community Room. Lori will give a book talk on her first mystery thriller “A Lovely County”.

The sadistic murder of a young boy and corruption at the county jail have small town reporter Danni Edens [...]

UA Press Author Showcase with Leonard Schwartz

Sunday, November 6 at 2:00 pm for the Fayetteville Public Library University of Arkansas Press Author Showcase featuring Leonard Schwartz. He will discuss his latest book, The New Babel: Toward a Poetics of the Mid-East Crises. This work explores –from a Jewish American perspective and in the forms of poetry, essays, and interviews–the Israeli-Palestinian [...]

Gathering of the Groups with Bryan Stevenson in Fayetteville

Bryan Stevenson

Fayetteville Public Library hosts the annual Gathering of the Groups with featured speaker Bryan Stevenson on Friday, November 4th, 2016 at 11:30 in the Walker Community Room. Bryan Stevenson is the author of Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption A moderated discussion will be led by KUAF’s News Director, Kyle [...]

Pickin' Post from Mike Shirkey with Steve Davison and Ken Bonfield

Pickin’ Post radio show host Mike Shirkey presents Steve Davison with Ken Bonfield in concert, Friday, October 21 at 7:30pm in the Walker Community Room of the Fayetteville Public Library.

On this musical evening, Davison and Bonfield will play solos and duets while on stage together. Expect music far ranging, from Celtic to Classical, including [...]

UA Press and Jerry McConnell October 23, 2016

UA Press Spotlight: Jerry McConnell

Sun., Oct. 23, [...]

AETN Presents 'Hamilton's America' at FPL

Sunday, October 16 at 2pm- 4pm the Fayetteville Public Library presents AETN to screen the film Hamilton’s America, a documentary that delves into the creation of the Broadway sensation Hamilton. Featuring footage from the original New York cast, this film also offers interviews with historians, politicians, and musicians that demonstrate just how timeless the [...]

Fayetteville True Lit Festival with William Bernhardt Workshop

William Bernhardt

New York Times bestselling author William Bernhardt offers “Fundamentals of Fiction” Thursday, October 20 in the Fayetteville Public Library Walker Community Room. This presentation/workshop is lecture, discussion and group interactive with a focus on story structure, characters, and plot. Additionally, participants may bring their works-in-progress for discussion and feedback.

William Bernhardt is author of [...]

Free Genealogy Workshop at FPL

Genealogist Diane Giannini

Diane Giannini, a board certified professional genealogist, will facilitate a free genealogy workshop, “I Found a Document, Now What?”on Saturday, March 29 at 10:00am in the Walker Community Room at the Fayetteville Public Library. Participants in the workshop will learn how to analyze documents and build their family research more efficiently and [...]