Calendar of Events


his is a listing of activities of interest to residents of Southeast Arkansas. Anyone who would like to submit entries for consideration may do so in writing to the Entertainment Calendar, P.O. Box 6469, Pine Bluff, Ark., 71611. Since all activities are subject to change, it would be wise to confirm the activity with the sponsoring organization.

December

16 — The Enchanted Land of Lights & Legends in Pine Bluff/Jefferson County Regional Park is open now through Dec. 31 from 6-9 nightly. There is no admission fee, but donations will be accepted by community volunteers at the end of the tour. For more information, call 870-536-7600.

16 — An exhibit featuring the works of Husny Dahlan, Donna Dunahoe and Sarah Leflar is now on display in the Ledell Moorehead-Graham Gallery in the Hathaway-Howard Fine Arts Center at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff. The exhibit will be open for viewing from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, now through Feb. 2, 2012. It will be closed on holidays.

17 — Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., will present the 43rd annual Debutante Cotillion at the Pine Bluff Convention Center, where 28 young ladies will be formally introduced to society.

17 — The Bradshaw Senior Center, 801 E. Eighth Ave., will host its Breakfast with Santa from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Breakfast and a picture with Santa will be offered for $10. There will be no additional charge for group pictures. A picture with Santa only will be offered for $5 or breakfast only will also be $5. From 11 a.m. to noon, individuals may have pictures of their pets taken with Santa for $5. The public is invited to attend. Details: Contact Jackie Brewer, site director, at 870-543-6202 or 870-543-6300.

17 — Jesus, The Reason for the Season: The Christmas Story,” will be presented by the choirs and youth department of the Mount Tabor Missionary Baptist Church at Wilmar at 5 p.m.

19 — The AARP Driver Safety Program will offer a class from 12:30 to 5 p.m. at Lemonwood Baptist Church at White Hall. The course fee is $12 for AARP members with a membership card and $14 for non-AARP members. The course will be taught by Bob Daugherty. To register, call 870-247-4898.

19 — The Area Agency on Aging of Southeast Arkansas, 709 E. Eighth Ave., will host its monthly Caregivers/Alzheimer’s Support Group meeting from 11 a.m. to noon in the main office conference room. Those planning to attend are asked to make reservations by calling Carolyn Ferguson at 870-543-6300 or 800-264-3260.