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Thirteen Ways of Connecting to the CALS Butler Center/Roberts Library

  • Visit us in person in the Roberts Library at CALS Library Square (100 Rock St. in downtown Little Rock) to view art in our four exhibition galleries—and shop in our retail gallery for art, jewelry, and other items made by Arkansas artists and artisans.
  • Head to the research room in the CALS Roberts Library (second floor) for genealogy and other research,

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Dedication of the Elizabeth Eckford Commemorative Bench: Honoring a Courageous American Life

On September 4th, 2018, Elizabeth Eckford walked slowly down Park Street to sit on a special commemorative bench dedicated in her name. Surrounded by an applauding crowd of over 300 people, Ms. Eckford was escorted with honor by students, including the team from the Little Rock Central High Memory Project that led the effort to create and install the bench.


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Survivor of Japanese-American Internment Camp and Son Will Speak at Film Screening on July 13

Will history repeat itself as the USA faces an immigration crisis and incarcerates immigrants in camps?

Voices of experience will speak on the painful cost paid by their own families after a similar confinement of Japanese Americans in Arkansas during World War II.

Relocation, Arkansas: Aftermath of Incarceration will show on July 13 at 3:00 pm in the Ron Robinson Theater at Library Square.


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