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.

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.


February


21 — Pine Bluff High School History Club will present its annual Black History program at 9:45 a.m. in McFadden Gym. The featured guest will be The Mablevale Drum & Groove Ensemble. The event will also include performances and presentations from PBHS students.


22 — The 27th annual Chancellor’s Benefit for The Arts will be held at the Pine Bluff Convention Center. The benefit will begin at 6 p.m. with a reception and silent art auction featuring original art works by University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff faculty, students, alumni and other Arkansas artists. Also available will be an assortment of framed art prints by regionally and nationally renowned artists. Dinner is scheduled for 7:15 p.m. with live entertainment followed by the recognition of this year’s honorees. Tickets for the benefit are $100 per person. For additional information regarding the gala event, please contact Margaret M. Hall, co-chairman, at the Office of University Relations and Development at 870-575-8701 or Henri Linton at the University Museum and Cultural Center at 870-575-8232.


March


6 — Tickets are on sale now for the Taco Salad Supper, presented jointly by the Pine Bluff Orchestra Association and the Pine Bluff Symphony Orchestra. The supper will be held from 4-7 p.m. in the Pine Bluff High School cafeteria. The dinner includes a generous serving of taco salad, a drink and a dessert. Tickets are $10 and are available from any orchestra student, parent or teacher. They are also available from any member of the Symphony board or the Symphony Notables. Tickets may also be purchased through the Symphony office at the Donald W. Reynolds Community Services Center located at 211 W. Third Ave. The number to call is 870-536-7666. Advance purchase of tickets is encouraged. There will be a limited number of tickets at the door. Dine-in and take-out dinners will be served inside the cafeteria. In addition, there will be a drive-through line for picking up dinners. Guests who choose to dine in will be treated to colorful decorations and musical entertainment by four different student orchestras, including the PBSO Youth Orchestra. The PBHS Orchestra will present the Pink Panther/Pops Concert.


8 — The Arts & Science Center for Southeast Arkansas, 701 Main St., will host its Family FunDay from 1 to 3 p.m. The event will feature Chain Reactions. Using dominoes, balls, ramps, toys and other items, participants will use teamwork to create a large moving sculpture. For more information call 870-536-3375 or e-mail info@artssciencecenter.org.