Dedication scheduled for renovated Salvation Army gym

The official dedication and opening of the newly renovated gymnasium at the Salvation Army on East 12th Avenue has been scheduled for next week.

Captain David Leonard said a ribbon will be cut to officially dedicate the gym at 10:45 a.m. Sept. 6. At 11 a.m., there will be an exhibition basketball game between members of the Pine Bluff Police Department and the Pine Bluff Fire and Emergency Services Department, followed by lunch at about 12:30 p.m.

Leonard said there will also be bounce houses for children, free-throw shooting contests and other activities and the public is invited to attend.