Daily Flyer: Wednesday, May 21, 2014

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Local news

Volunteers work to plan community gardens in the landscaping beds in front of First Security Bank in downtown Fayetteville

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The Friends of the Fayetteville Public Library will host a book sale on Saturday, June 7, from 9 a.m. to noon.

First Security Bank’s downtown Fayetteville branch, located at 11 North College Ave., has partnered with local non-profit Feed Fayetteville to turn their landscaping beds into one of the first commercially-zoned community gardens in Fayetteville.

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It looks like the Arkansas Basketball team is serious about beefing up their non conference schedule. Sources say the Hogs will play 2014 NCAA Tournament Elite 8 team the Dayton Flyers in a home and hone the next two seasons.


Wednesday Events

7:30 a.m.  Vandergriff Elementary School: Charlie Brown Book Sale
6 p.m.  Bear’s Place: Wednesday night Blues Therapy Sessions
6 p.m.  JJ’s Grill: Russ Hutchison
6:30 p.m.  Arsaga’s at The Depot: Live jazz w/ Adams Collins, Johnny Arredondo and friends
6:30 p.m.  Nightbird Books: Poetry Book Club
7 p.m.  Fayetteville Underground: Brennon Leigh
7 p.m.  Jose’s: Karaoke
7 p.m.  Crystal Bridges Museum: Architecture Speaker Series: Rethinking Wright

Wednesday Meetings

1:30 p.m.Fourth Judicial Drug Task ForceFayetteville Police Department
5 p.m.Washington County Regional Ambulance AuthorityStation 1

Wednesday Birthdays

Locals/Expats: Jacob Wright, Travis Kidd, Nicole Freeman, Cecelia Dye, Delanna Stevens, Stephen Sherman, Darcy Sikes
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Others: Actor Mr. T is 62, actor Hutch Dano is 22, baseball player Josh Hamilton is 33, comedian Noel Fielding is 41, singer Ronald Isley is 73, access Fairuza Balk is 40