“Heroes of Arkansas Folk Music” on July 30

A concert and seminar honoring Arkansas’s folk music heroes, Patsy Montana, Jimmy Driftwood and Almeda Riddle, is set for Saturday, July 30. Sponsored by the Arkansas State Archives, the event will be held at their headquarters in Room 4A, One Capital Mall, Little Rock.

Registration is required but admission is free. Check in at 8:30. Light breakfast refreshments will be served to those who register by July 25.

There will also be a concert of folk music songs by Harmony, a traditional and contemporary folk music ensemble from Mountain View. Early registration is encouraged.

Teachers can earn up to four professional development hours. Visit event.archives@arkansas.gov or call 501-682-6900.

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