The Faulkner County Library will welcome the Arkansas Shakespeare Theater at 7 p.m. Monday, June 3. Members of the company will perform scenes from the upcoming musical production of "Oliver!". Performers will remain to talk to the audience about their craft, the actors’ experience, and the Arkansas Shakespeare Theater. Refreshments will be served.

On Saturday, June 8, the public is invited to a community potluck to celebrate local food and sustainable living ideas at Backyard Gourmet from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Library. Be green and bring your own utensils. Music will be provided by Fire & Brimstone, Don’t Stop Please and Contra-Dancing. This event is sponsored by the Library, the Faulkner County Museum, La Lucha Space and the Urban Farm Project. All library events are free and open to the public. For more information, call the library at 501-327-7482 or email Nancy@fcl.org, Facebook and Twitter.