Youth advisory c0uncil plans talent program


The Pine Bluff Youth Advisory Council is hosting a community benefit talent show. All proceeds go toward grants that will be issued to local community organizations, a spokesman said.

The event will be held Feb. 11 from 1-4 p.m. at the Arts & Science Center for Southeast Arkansas.

Talent may include singing, dancing, tumbling, playing an instrument, poetry, etc. All local school band and choir members, dance studios and gyms, and other talents are welcomed to perform.

Entry fees for those (ages 5 and older) are for solo acts ($10), duets ($15), groups of three or more $20. Admission prices are for children 12 years old and younger $3, adults $5, senior citizens $4.

See an advisory council member for registration forms. Pre-registration is encouraged. Details: Contact Bren Hipp, 643-0910; Curtis Burnley, 540-6586; or Jasmine Moore, 692-5399.