Youth summit will feature panelists, college recruiters


Barraque Street Missionary Baptist Church, 1800 W. Pullen St., will sponsor a youth summit from 9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Saturday, April 5.

Registration begins at 9 a.m. in the fellowship hall. The guest speaker will be Barbara Warren, director of the Arkansas River Education Service Cooperative and member of Pine Hill Missionary Baptist Church.

Activities include a career panel, workshops on cyber bullying and social network safety and information about the ACT test.

Recruitment representatives from Southeast Arkansas College, University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, Philander Smith College as well as the Marines will attend.

The Pine Bluff Fire and Emergency Services Department will display a fire truck and fire house. The event is free and open to all youth. Lunch and door prizes will be provided. Details: Call 870-413-7699.