Daily Flyer: Tuesday, Jan. 31

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News Briefs

Crews work this month to level the property once home to the Washington County Livestock Auction, aka the Sale Barn, in South Fayetteville. The area will soon be home to The Grove student apartments.

Todd Gill, Fayetteville Flyer

The Arkansas Music Pavilion is moving to the Washington County Fairgrounds, at least the 2012 season.

A cheese dip festival and a beer festival on the same day and in the same location in Fayetteville? On Cinco de Mayo? It’s true. Here’s more on the Fayetteville Sip and Dip.

The University of Arkansas Headliner Concerts Committee is using a Facebook poll to help gauge interest in three potential hip-hop performers for the upcoming season. The choices are Nelly, J. Cole, and Kid Cudi.

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Tuesday Events

The cast of Tigers Be Still.
Photos: M. Taylor Long

Can’t wait for the next TheatreSquared performance? Join Ozarks at Large host Kyle Kellams for an intimate conversation with the cast and director of T2’s upcoming production of the dark new comedy, Tigers Be Still, at 6:30 p.m. tonight in the Fayetteville Public Library. Cast members will perform a live sneak preview selection from the production. Regular performances begin Feb. 9 at Walton Arts Center’s Nadine Baum Studios.

Also tonight, former Fayetteville Poet Laureate, Clayton Scott, will perform at the Ozark Writers and Poets Collective‘s 7 p.m. reading at Nightbird Books.

There’s more, too.

The list:

UA Campus: School Choice Debate
Fayetteville Public Library: TheatreSquared Artists’ Forum: Tigers Be Still
JJ’s Grill: Jeff Fox
Nightbird Books: OPWC presents Clayton Scott
Pesto Cafe: Jed Clampit
Tanglewood Branch Beer Co.: Jody Andrews / Jesse Dean
GoodFolk: Bryan Bowers – Cancelled
Bud Walton Arena: UA basketball men vs. Vanderbilt

Tuesday Public Meetings

11:00 a.m.Parks and Recreation Advisory Board Annual OrientationPublic Library, Walker Room
2:00 p.m.Bid Opening: Bid 12-16, Construction of Elkins Outfall – Gravity Sewer ImprovementsCity Hall, Room 326
3:00 p.m.Bid Opening: Bid 12-12, Construction of Broyles Recycling Drop Off & Education FacilityCity Hall, Room 326
3:00 p.m.Pre-Bid Meeting: Bid 12-15, 2012 Tree MaintenanceCity Hall, Room 111
4:30 p.m.City Council Agenda Session * (tentative agenda)City Hall, Room 326
5:15 p.m.Equipment Committee *City Hall, Room 326
6:15 p.m.Street Committee *City Hall, Room 326
7:00 p.m.FFEAC Local Food GroupCity Hall, Room 111

» View all of this week’s public meetings
* Meetings scheduled to be televised by the Fayetteville Government Channel

Tuesday Birthdays

Locals: Christopher Allen, Cristina Richards, Heather King, Chuck Carlson, Lisa Rotenberry, Michelle Hanby, Sarah Malloy, Susan DeVorak, and Sandy Tedder.
*Send us your local birthday shout-outs.
Others: Actress Carol Channing is 91, composer Philip Glass is 75, actress Jessica Walter (Arrested Development) is 71, singer Harry Wayne Casey (KC and the Sunshine Band) is 61, singer Johnny Rotten (Sex Pistols) is 56, guitarist Jeff Hanneman (Slayer) is 48, actress Minnie Driver is 42, actress Portia de Rossi is 39, comedian Paul Scheer is 36, comedian Bobby Moynihan (SNL) is 35, and singer Justin Timberlake is 31.