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Conway Geek Breakfast Jul 31, 2014 (AR)

Posted on July 30, 2014
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Conway Geek Breakfast
Location: Bob’s Grill, 1112 Oak Street, Conway, Arkansas 72032
Date: 2014-07-31
Start Time: 07:00
End Time: 08:00
Visit Website: https://twitter.com/ConwayGeek
Description: Attendees congregate monthly over bacon, eggs and coffee to discuss social media, digital marketing, design, programming, and ways to better their communities

 

LR Drupal Users Group meeting Jul 10, 2014 (AR)

Posted on July 8, 2014
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Little Rock Drupal Users Group meeting
Location: Few Co-working 220 W. 6th St. Ste. A, Little Rock, AR
Date: 2014-07-10
Start Time: 17:30
End Time: 19:30
Visit Website: http://www.meetup.com/LittleRockDrupal/events/172343512/
Description: Due to the holiday week, Little Rock Drupal Meetup will meet on July 10th and note the new location!

Few Coworking Space above Lulav and EJ’s
6th Street between Center and Louis
Little Rock, AR

Enter through the door by Lulav, walk up the stairs, and turn left.

At Few (http://www.few.io) you can bring your own food and drink!

Bring your questions about Drupal and/or come share your knowledge about Drupal. Connect with other Drupal users in central Arkansas.

 

RiffTrax Live: Sharknado Jul 15, 2014 (AR)

Posted on July 8, 2014
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RiffTrax Live: Sharknado
Location: Multiple Theaters, See Description
Date: 2014-07-15
Start Time: 19:00
Visit Website: Click here
Description: Fathom Events, The Asylum and RiffTrax.com® are ecstatic to bring the stars of Mystery Science Theater 3000® (MST3K) back to select cinemas nationwide on Thursday, July 10 LIVE at 8:00 p.m. ET/ 7:00 p.m. CT and tape-delayed to 7:00 p.m. MT/ 8:00 p.m. PT AND Tuesday, July 15 at 7:30 p.m. (local time) for a hilarious never-before-seen take on the viral B-movie sensation, Sharknado.

Join Michael J. Nelson, Kevin Murphy, and Bill Corbett of RiffTrax.com for an uproarious riff on the most outrageous flick of 2013! This two-night event will be your only chance to see the guys fire their wisecracking commentary at Sharknado on the big screen.

(from http://www.fathomevents.com/event/rifftrax-live-sharknado/more-info/details)

July 10th & July 15th 2014

Arkansas Theaters:
Breckenridge Village, Little Rock
Tinseltown Benton, Benton
Conway Cypress Point with XD, Conway
The Razorback Cinema, Fayetteville

 

RiffTrax Live: Sharknado Jul 10, 2014 (AR)

Posted on July 8, 2014
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RiffTrax Live: Sharknado
Location: Multiple Theaters, See Description
Date: 2014-07-10
Start Time: 19:00
Visit Website: Click here
Description: Fathom Events, The Asylum and RiffTrax.com® are ecstatic to bring the stars of Mystery Science Theater 3000® (MST3K) back to select cinemas nationwide on Thursday, July 10 LIVE at 8:00 p.m. ET/ 7:00 p.m. CT and tape-delayed to 7:00 p.m. MT/ 8:00 p.m. PT AND Tuesday, July 15 at 7:30 p.m. (local time) for a hilarious never-before-seen take on the viral B-movie sensation, Sharknado.

Join Michael J. Nelson, Kevin Murphy, and Bill Corbett of RiffTrax.com for an uproarious riff on the most outrageous flick of 2013! This two-night event will be your only chance to see the guys fire their wisecracking commentary at Sharknado on the big screen.

(from http://www.fathomevents.com/event/rifftrax-live-sharknado/more-info/details)

July 10th & July 15th 2014

Arkansas Theaters:
Breckenridge Village, Little Rock
Tinseltown Benton, Benton
Conway Cypress Point with XD, Conway
The Razorback Cinema, Fayetteville

 

Rogers Mini Maker Faire July 19, 2014 (AR)

Posted on July 8, 2014
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RMMF_Poster3.31-187x300 Rogers Mini Maker Faire
Location: Rogers Public Library, 711 S. Dixieland Road, Rogers, AR
Date: 2014-07-19
Start Time: 10:00
End Time: 16:00
Visit Website: Click here
Description: We are looking for builders, designers, tinkerers, hobbyists and advocates in Northwest Arkansas, and the surrounding area, to help make the first annual Roger Mini Maker Faire awesome. If you make, come celebrate!

ABOUT MAKER FAIRE:
Maker Faire is the Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth—a family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity and resourcefulness, and a celebration of the Maker movement. It’s a place where people show what they are making, and share what they are learning.

Makers range from tech enthusiasts to crafters to homesteaders to scientists to garage tinkerers. They are of all ages and backgrounds. The aim of Maker Faire is to entertain, inform, connect and grow this community.

 

LR .Net User Group meeting Jul 8, 2014 (AR)

Posted on July 7, 2014
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Little Rock .Net User Group meeting
Location: Central Arkansas Library: Main Library, East Room 100 South Rock Street Little Rock, AR 72201
Date: 2014-07-08
Start Time: 17:30
Visit Website: Click here
Description: Topic: Automated deployment for .NET with Octopus Deploy

About the Topic: Do you have an unruly build and deploy process? Find out how to tame it with Octopus Deploy and related continuous integration / deployment tools.

 

Little Rock Tech Fest Sep 26, 2014 (AR)

Posted on June 28, 2014
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Little Rock Tech Fest
Location: University of Arkansas Little Rock, Little Rock, AR
Date: 2014-09-26
Visit Website: Click here
Description: Little Rock Tech Fest is a massive, free one-day technology conference featuring popular developer topics from industry leaders.

More details to come

 

Conway Geek Breakfast Jun 26, 2014 (AR)

Posted on June 14, 2014
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Conway Geek Breakfast
Location: Bob’s Grill, 1112 Oak Street, Conway, Arkansas 72032
Date: 2014-06-26
Start Time: 07:00
End Time: 08:00
Visit Website: Click here
Description: Attendees congregate monthly over bacon, eggs and coffee to discuss social media, digital marketing, design, programming, and ways to better their communities

Central AR Arduino & Raspberry Pi Group meeting Jun 14, 2014 (AR)

Posted on June 11, 2014
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Central Arkansas Arduino & Raspberry Pi Group meeting
Location: Terry Library 2015 Napa Valley Rd. Little Rock.
Date: 2014-06-14
Start Time: 16:00
End Time: 17:00
Visit Website: Click here
Description: Raspberry Pi computers & Arduino Microcontrollers group forming in Central Arkansas. The first meeting is June 14 4pm-5pm at Terry Library 2015 Napa Valley Rd. Little Rock.
http://www.cals.lib.ar.us/about/locations/terry.aspx

Forum post: http://www.raspberrypi.org/forums/viewtopic.php?f=57&t=76215

 

Star Wars Night at the AR Travelers May 22, 2014 (AR)

Posted on May 22, 2014
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Star Wars Night at the Arkansas Travelers (AR)
Location: Dickey-Stephens Park 400 W. Broadway Ave North Little Rock, AR 72114
Date: 2014-05-22
Start Time: 18:10
Visit Website: Click here
Description: The Force is strong at Dickey-Stephens Park! Join the 501 Legion and Lucas Films for STAR WARS theme night. All droids and wookies welcome. Gates open at 6:10 p.m. First pitch is set for 7:10 p.m

 

 

Happy Star Wars Day!

Posted on May 4, 2014
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May The Forth Be With You!

 

Happy Free Comic Book Day!

Posted on May 3, 2014
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Don’t forget to go by your favorite comic book store and get your free comic books. Don’t know who’s participating? Find one using the locator at http://www.freecomicbookday.com/storelocator

Conway Geek Breakfast May 29, 2014 (AR)

Posted on May 2, 2014
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Conway Geek Breakfast
Location: Bob’s Grill, 1112 Oak Street, Conway, Arkansas 72032
Date: 2014-05-29
Start Time: 07:00
End Time: 08:00
Visit Website: Click here
Description: Attendees congregate monthly over bacon, eggs and coffee to discuss social media, digital marketing, design, programming, and ways to better their communities.

 

Star Wars Night at the NWA Naturals May 3, 2014 (AR)

Posted on May 2, 2014
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Star Wars Night at the Northwest Arkansas Naturals
Location: Arvest Ballpark, 3000 S 56th St, Springdale, AR 72762
Date: 2014-05-03
Start Time: 
18:05
Visit Website: Click here
Description: It’s Star Wars Night on Saturday, May 3rd! It’s Star Wars Night featuring a post-game Fireworks Spectacular at Arvest Ballpark on Saturday, May 3rd presented by the Arkansas Army National Guard. Star Wars characters such as Darth Vader, R2-D2, Stormtroopers and more will be on hand to meet fans. Gates open at 6pm for a 7:05pm first pitch against the Arkansas Travelers!

(from 
http://www.milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t1350)

CALS Con May 31, 2014 (AR)

Posted on April 24, 2014
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CALS Con
Location: Central Arkansas Library System, 100 Rock St, Little Rock, Arkansas
Visit Website: Click here
Date: 2014-05-31
Start Time: 10:00
End Time: 
17:00
Description: CALS Con is a celebration of all things nerdy. From comic to cosplay, boardgames to video games, from Harry Potter to Doctor Who, come celebrate your favorite fandom all day at Main Library. We will also be having events throughout the month of May, so be sure to check your local branch to see what fun activities are going on.

Events include:
- Fan Panels
- Board Game Free Play Area
- Cosplay Contest
- Adventure Quest Live Action Event (Ages 7-12)
- Vendor Area
- Much More!

(From: https://www.facebook.com/events/371128253027338/)

 

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