April features fairy tales and fishing


April brings fun and fantasy for kids of all ages to the Arkansas Delta

On April 1-4, the Forum Theatre in Jonesboro offers Rapunzel & Robin Hood: A Double Feature. Rapunzel features a rapping cast telling the story of the long-haired beauty, and Robin Hood and his merry men bring a comical edge to the tale of Sherwood Forest. Tickets are $15 for adults and $8 for kids. Log on to www.foajonesboro.org or call 870-935-2726 for details.

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Village Creek State Park in Wynne teams up with the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission to host Reelin’ on the Ridge Kids’ Fishing Derby on April 30. A small pond, located at The Ridges of Village Creek golf course, will be stocked with plenty of catfish for the kids to catch, promising a fun day of fishing for kids 15 and under. For details, contact Village Creek State Park at 870-238-9406.

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