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August 18 Saturday Claire Holley House Concert 7-9:30pm

Claire Holley grew up in Jackson, Mississippi and enjoyed singing ever since she was a little girl. She began writing songs in college and has released seven full length records + two EPs. Her music has been featured on NPR’s Weekend Edition as well as in films & TV shows. She lives in Los Angeles.

Some quotes

“…simultaneously powerful and light as a feather.”
—No Depression

“The charm of Holley’s hummable melodies, imagistic lyrics and vocal prowess suggest she’ll keep bringing crowds in from the cold…”
—Washington Post

“She owes much to the southern tradition of storytelling, and just as much to the southern tradition of charm…”
—Image Journal

Holley’s vocal is lovely, and her poignant lyrics impart a wonderful sense of yearning born on a quiet strength.”
—Metro Magazine

“A highly skilled instrumentalist, Holley … has a way with a melody as well, writing strong hooks into every one of the songs on the new album.”
—Performing Songwriter

Claire Holley is an observer, a romantic reporter from the backyards and front porches of the heartland”
—Acoustic Guitar

What YOU can do at The ARC…

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LEARN – Sign up for classes or workshops, from Art to Yoga to Zentangle for kids and adults. No experience required! Just relax and let your creativity come to life. No worries!

RENT – Bring your tribe, your family, your co-workers or your church to celebrate, work, explore nature and relax in our beautiful interior spaces. Have it your way by creating your own party, conference, workshop, class or even your own wedding.

ENJOY – Come to ARC sponsored events… artist receptions, book release parties, market fairs and as we grow, lots, lots more! We’re only five minutes from downtown Bentonville.