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GREATER LITTLE ROCK

BOOKS

MARCH 24: Crescent Dragonwagon. WordsWorth Books & Co., 3 p.m. 5920 R St. 663-9198. www.wordsworthbooks.org.

APRIL 12-15: Arkansas Literary Festival. Speakers, workshops, panels, performances and more at a variety of locations in Little Rock and North Little Rock. www.arkansasliteraryfestival.org.

JUNE 27-30: 12th International Short Story Conference. Short fiction conference includes workshops, performances, films, art, dance and more at several venues in North Little Rock and Little Rock. $175-$300. www.shortstoryconference.com.

COMEDY

MARCH 14-17: Steve Hirst. The Loony Bin, 8 p.m. March 14-16; 8 p.m., 10:30 p.m. March 16; 7, 9 and 11 p.m. March 17, $7-$10. 10301 N. Rodney Parham Road. 228-5555. www.loonybincomedy.com.

MARCH 21-24: Steve Kramer, Jersey. The Loony Bin, 8 p.m. March 21-23; 10:30 p.m. March 23; 7, 9 and 11 p.m. March 24, $7-$10. 10301 N. Rodney Parham Road. 228-5555. www.loonybincomedy.com.

MARCH 28-31: Rob Little. The Loony Bin, 8 p.m. March 28-30; 10:30 p.m. March 30; 7, 9 and 11 p.m. March 31, $7-$10. 10301 N. Rodney Parham Road. 228-5555. www.loonybincomedy.com.

APRIL 1: Bill Cosby. Robinson Center Music Hall, 3 p.m., $34-$81. Markham and Broadway. www.littlerockmeetings.com/conv-centers/robinson.

APRIL 4-7: Jason Russell, Ryan Wingfield. The Loony Bin, 8 p.m. April 4-6; 10:30 p.m. April 6; 7, 9 and 11 p.m. April 7, $7-$10. 10301 N. Rodney Parham Road. 228-5555. www.loonybincomedy.com.

APRIL 11-13: Charlie Weiner, Kris Shaw. The Loony Bin, 8 p.m. April 11-13; 10:30 p.m. April 13; 7, 9 and 11 p.m. April 14, $7-$10. 10301 N. Rodney Parham Road. 228-5555. www.loonybincomedy.com.

APRIL 18-22: The Sandman. The Loony Bin, 8 p.m. April 18-20; 10:30 p.m. April 20; 7, 9 and 11 p.m. April 21; 8 p.m. April 22, $8-$12. 10301 N. Rodney Parham Road. 228-5555. www.loonybincomedy.com.

APRIL 20: Mike Epps. Robinson Center Music Hall, 8 p.m., $42-$51. Markham and Broadway. www.littlerockmeetings.com/conv-centers/robinson.

MAY 20: Gabriel Iglesias. Robinson Center Music Hall, 7 p.m., $48. Markham and Broadway. www.littlerockmeetings.com/conv-centers/robinson.

EVENTS

MARCH 22: Design/garden expert P. Allen Smith and filmmaker Gerry Bruno to speak, Little Rock Film Festival-sponsored event, 6 p.m., Argenta Community Theater.

MARCH 27: 13th Annual Art to Remember. Presented by Alzheimer's Arkansas Auxiliary. Includes heavy hors d'oeuvres, spirits, live and silent auctions. Pavilion in the Park, 6:30 p.m., $125. 8201 Cantrell Road. 224-0021. www.alzark.org.

MARCH 28: Science After Dark: Vinyl. Presentation on uses of vinyl records. Cash bar. Museum of Discovery, 6 p.m., $10. 500 Clinton Ave. 396-7050. www.amod.org.

MARCH 30: Eggshibition XXI. Benefit for Youth Home, with food, drinks, auctions for decorated eggs and more. Jack Stephens Center, UALR, 7 p.m., $50-$75. 2801 S. University Ave. www.youthhome.org

MARCH 31: Studio Party: Jazzkapelle. The Arkansas Arts Center's premiere 2012 fundraising event includes cocktails, live music and dancing in a speakeasy setting. Arkansas Arts Center, 8 p.m., $100-$250. 501 E. 9th St. 372-4000. www.arkarts.com.

APRIL 5: Empty Bowls Charity Dinner. Fundraiser for Arkansas Foodbank includes dinner from several area restaurants and a silent auction. Arkansas Foodbank, 6 p.m., $65. 4301 W. 65th St. 569-4317. www.arkansasfoodbank.org.

APRIL 5: Bless the Mic: Tavis Smiley. The journalist and author will discuss his work. Philander Smith College, 7 p.m., free. 900 W. Daisy L. Gatson Bates Drive.

APRIL 5: The Fashion Event. Chenal Country Club, $50. 10 Chenal Club Blvd. 227-3711.

APRIL 7: Designers Choice Fashion Preview. Clear Channel Metroplex. $35-$50.

APRIL 12: CARTI's 8th Annual Ragin' Cajun Bash. Includes food, music and more to benefit CARTI. River Market Pavilions, 6 p.m., $30 adv., $35 door. 400 President Clinton Ave. 296-3406. www.rivermarket.info.

APRIL 13: Jumbo Gumbo! Cook Off. Benefit for the Allen School. River Market Pavilions, 5 p.m., $15 adv., $20 door. 400 President Clinton Ave. 375-2552. www.jumbogumbocookoff.com.

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