food for fines donations

2016 Food for Fines Dates Set

In addition to Food for Fines, CALS is accepting food donations during a screening of the documentary A Place at the Table at CALS Ron Robinson Theater, 100 River Market Ave., on Tuesday, December 6 at 6:00 p.m. The film investigates incidents of hunger experienced by millions of Americans and proposes solutions to the problem. The screening is free, but one non-perishable food item per reserved ticket must be donated at the time of admission. Reserve seats » | 2016 Food for Fines info »

judge olly neal, jr.

Judge Olly Neal, Jr. Featured on CALS Primary Sources Podcast

Primary Sources, features extended conversations with politicians, artists, journalists, activists, business leaders -- each with a unique perspective on the history, society, culture, and politics of life in Arkansas. This week we hear from Judge Olly Neal, Jr., a native of Marianna and retired Court of Appeals Justice.

fiction & fact: a war dialogue

Book Group for Veterans: Fiction and Fact Applications Now Available

The Central Arkansas Library System’s (CALS) has received one of seventeen national grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) for Fiction & Fact: A War Dialogue with Veterans, a two-year project to be offered beginning in Fall 2016. More info »


Listen to Radio CALS on KABF 88.3 Each Friday

Catch Radio CALS, a weekly two-hour radio show on KABF 88.3 FM, each Friday, noon-2 p.m. Radio CALS features music and stories about Arkansas from the collections of the Butler Center, the CALS Arkansas history department, as well as news of CALS programs and services. Listen live on or subscribe to our podcast iTunes | Google Play .