Calendar


This 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.

August

23 — Sulphur Springs United Methodist Church, 9238 Sulphur Springs Road, will hold its monthly Senior Adult Day at 10 a.m. in the church’s Christian Community Center. There will be a potluck luncheon with games and prizes and music will be provided by local talent. Participants are asked to bring their favorite dish and enjoy the fellowship. There is no charge for admission and all ages are invited. Details: Call Nedgie Bogan 870-879-4234.

24 — The Arts & Science Center for Southeast Arkansas, 701 Main St., will hold auditions for “Razzle Dazzle” from 1-3 p.m. Participants must be at least 18 years of age or older, should come prepared to sing a song and must bring a CD track. Show dates for “Razzle Dazzle”, directed by Matt Soto, are Nov. 7-9 at 7:30 p.m. The show is sponsored by Smart Motors. For more information, contact ASC at 870-536-3375, info@artssciencecenter.org or visit the website at www.ArtsScienceCenter.org.

24 — Lampkin Chapel Baptist Church, 2611 S. Florida St., will host a Community Health Fair from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event will include free child and adult health screenings, free dental kits, door prizes and refreshments. There will also be a special appearance by The Purple Gremace from McDonald’s.

24 — Alpha Phi Alpha, Kappa Alpha Psi and Phi Beta Sigma fraternities have joined together to present the first Fraternity Unity Fest from 3-8 p.m. at Saracen Landing. The event will include free food, games and a stroll-off between graduate and undergraduate chapters of the fraternities. Tickets for the event are $10. To purchase tickets or for more information, contact Brandun Flannigan at 870-807-1867 or Equador Wylie at 870-395-1946.

24 — “Kisses From Katie” will be reviewed by Patsy Roberts of Crossett at 10 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall of First Baptist Church, 6501 S. Hazel St. The public is invited to attend. Refreshments and door prizes will be furnished following the book review.

24 — The Food Pantry Ministry of Newbirth Baptist Church, 401 E. Fifth Ave., will give away 50 bags of food at 1 p.m. Saturday. The bags will be given on a first-come, first-served basis.

30 — The Downtown Special Events Organization of Pine Bluff will sponsor “Music on Main” beginning at 7 p.m., in the 200-block of Main Street. The event is free and will feature four musical acts. There will also be food vendors on site. Participants are encouraged to bring their lawn chairs.

September

6 — The Arts & Science Center for Southeast Arkansas, 701 Main St., will host its monthly Live@5 music series from 5-7 p.m. The featured guest will be The Joe Pitts Band. For more information, contact ASC at 870-536-3375, info@artssciencecenter.org or visit the website at www.ArtsScienceCenter.org.

25 — The Notables annual membership luncheon will be held at the Pine Bluff Country Club. A program on “Fashion Accessorizing” will be presented by Shepherd’s. Doors will open for socializing at 11:30 a.m. and lunch will be served at noon. Tickets are $35 and must be purchased in advance from any Notables board member or by calling the Symphony Office at 870-536-7666.