Arkansas’s first environmental education state park interprets the importance of the natural world and our place within it.
Clinton School of Public Service hosts a panel discussion about the Arkansas Repertory Theatre's season opener "Pal Joey" with Producing Artistic Director Robert Hupp and members of the cast, noon, free. Author and University of Arkansas professor Hoyt Purvis will speak and sign copies of his new book, "Voices of the Razorbacks," at CALS Main Library, 5:30 p.m. The END MASS Incarceration Movement Arkansas Chapter and the Social Justice Initiative at Philander Smith College will screen "The House I Live In," followed by a panel discussion, Philander Smith, 6-9 p.m. Cindy Woolf plays an album release show at Stickyz, with Amy Garland, 9 p.m., $5.
Little Rock food eaters take note: Food Truck Fridays returns to downtown at the corner of Capitol and Main. This week, the lineup is Clyde-n-Kiddos, Kona Ice, Philly's Steak and Cheese and kBird, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. The Weekend Theater begins its production of "100 Saints You Should Know," about a priest who must reconcile his desires with his role in the church, a teenage boy confused about his sexuality and a young woman desperate for spiritual validation, 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through Sept. 21, $12-$16. Mississippi bluesman Lightnin' Malcolm brings his swirling, hypnotic guitar playing to White Water Tavern, 10 p.m., $7. Fayetteville party instigators Boom Kinetic bring the ruckus to Revolution, 9:30 p.m., $10. Fayetteville-based Southern rockers Backroad Anthem play at Stickyz, 9:30 p.m., $8.
"The Affordable Care Act Made Simple" is an information session about obtaining health insurance through the ACA, Faulkner County Library, 2 p.m., free. The Urban Raw Festival includes food, music, theater and a variety of arts-related workshops and presentations, Wildwood Park for the Performing Arts, 9 a.m.-10 p.m., $5 adv., $7 day of. Rodney Block and the Real Music Lovers bring their mix of hip-hop, R&B and neo-soul to the cozy environs of the White Water Tavern, 9 p.m., $10. Faith-driven emo-rockers Red Jumpsuit Apparatus play at Juanita's, 9 p.m., $10 adv., $12 day of. Turnpike Troubadours offer up an evening of Americana and Red Dirt rocking at Revolution, 9 p.m., $12 adv., $15 day of.