The Pine Bluff Branch of the NAACP Youth and College Division is encouraging young people to join.

Any youth between 12 and 18 years old are invited to join the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. The cost is $10 annually.

Interested participants are invited to attend meetings at the fellowship hall of Bethany Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, 1923 S. Olive St. Meetings begin at 6 p.m. on the following dates: Monday, Feb. 12; Monday, March 12; Monday, April 9; and Monday, May 14.

Details: Advisors Kymara Seals, 501-940-3467 or Marcie Johnson, 870-329-1970.