• National Association of Active and Retired Federal Employees, 11 a.m., Hole in the Wall Cafe. Speaker: Don Branco of Thompson and Associates, CPA, to discuss the 2012 tax laws and possible changes for the tax year 2013.

• Conway Creative Writers, 2 p.m., Faulkner County Library.

• Jim Thorpe video retrospective by Dr. Bob Reising, 7 p.m., Faulkner County Library.

• Valentine Gala to benefit Bethlehem House, Conway’s only homeless shelter, 6 p.m., OneChurch, 1073 Front St. $25 each. Tickets available at 930 Faulkner St.

• Rockefeller String Quartet of the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, 7:30 p.m., Reves Recital Hall, Hendrix College.

• Blackbird Academy of Arts Family Carnival, 1940s Style, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Centennial Center, Centennial Valley Country Club. $3, children 2 and under free; food and game tickets, $1 each. Family discounts, 336-8200.

• Family and Parenting Conference, 7 p.m., Beryl Baptist Church, 873 Main St., Vilonia. Speaker: Dr. Travis Plumlee. 501-796-3911.


• Freezin’ for a Reason, Faulkner County Circle of Friends, 5K, 10k and fun 2K, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Conway High Fieldhouse. Proceeds benefit Arkansas Children’s Hospital Foundation.

• Drumline Live, 7:30 p.m., UCA Public Appearances, Reynolds Performance Hall, tickets, 450-3265.

• 4th Annual "Swing" Ball to benefit Blackbird Academy of Arts, 7:30 p.m., Centennial Center, Centennial Valley Country Club, $40. Attire: 1940s inspired. 336-8200.

• "Black Taxi" and "Quiet Company" will play beginning at 9 p.m., Bear’s Den Pizza, 235 Farris Road.


• VFW Bingo, 1 p.m., 1885 Old Morrilton Highway.

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