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4 — Governor Mike Huckabee Delta Rivers Nature Center in Pine Bluff/Jefferson County Regional Park will host lunch and learn with Mike Knoedl, the new Arkansas Game and Fish Commission director, at 12:15 p.m. For more information, call 870-534-0011.

5 — Archery for beginners will be held at the Delta Rivers Nature Center from 10 a.m. to noon. Equipment will be provided.

5 — The Arkansas Fallen Riders Association will host its monthly breakfast and meeting in the Christian Life Center at Watson Chapel Baptist Church, 5514 Pinnacle Lane. Doors will open at 8:30 a.m. and breakfast will be served at 9:30. Discussion will include changes for the association for the upcoming year.

5 — The Pine Bluff Branch of the National Association of University Women will present its annual Fashion Show and Brunch from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Sahara Shriners Temple, 820 S. Main St.

10 & 12 — The Arts & Science Center for Southeast Arkansas, 701 Main St., will hold auditions for “The Hobbit” from 5-7 p.m. Jan. 10 and from 1-3 p.m. Jan. 12. Those interested in auditioning must be 8 years old or older. Adults are encouraged to audition. The magic of “The Hobbit,” directed by Tim Rhoades, will unfold on stage April 25-28 in a suspenseful, fast-moving journey through the sometimes dark, sometimes charming, always compelling world of Middle Earth. For more information, contact ASC at 870-536-3375, info@artssciencecenter.org or visit the website at www.ArtsScienceCenter.org.

12 — Cindy Miller will be performing her one-woman show, “I Got the Music in Me”, during the Old Town Dinner Theatre at the Pine Bluff Country Club. Dinner will begin at 6 p.m. and show time is 7:30. Tickets are $45 per person and must be bought in advance. The deadline to purchase tickets is Jan. 10 and can be ordered by calling 870-535-2646. Checks may also be mailed to Old Town Theatres Centre, P.O. Box 8268, Pine Bluff, AR, 71611.

12 — Delta Rivers Nature Center will host nature crafts-bird houses class. Participants are asked to call ahead and register for this free class. To register for the class, call 870-534-0011.

18 — Delta Rivers Nature Center will hold a teacher workshop, “Schoolyard Habitat.” Teachers can register to get continuing education hours. For more information, call 870-534-0011.

28 — Child Care Awareness of Southeast Arkansas and JCCSI Parents as Teachers will host BINGO with the kids from 4 to 5 p.m. at JCCSI, 1203 W. Pullen St. For more information call, 870-536-0520.