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Around Town — August 28, 2013

Girl Scouts Back to School Bash

The Girl Scouts of America Willow Service Unit will be hosting a Back to School Bash on Saturday, September 28th from 2 to 4:30 p.m. at Greenwood United Methodist Church on 10 W. Denver Street. This event is completely FREE! They are inviting girls in Grades K through 12 to come out and enjoy fun activities while learning all about what Girl Scouts has to offer. This event is open to Girl Scouts and non-Girl Scouts alike, so if you are in Bonanza, Hackett, Midland, Hartford & Greenwood areas don’t miss this chance to come out and jump-start a new school year with a little Girl Scout fun.

Nashville Live at Excelsior

Wanda Lloyd will emcee for Nashville Live, a 7-piece band, at the Excelsior Building on Highway 253 on October 4. The free concert is open to the public and will run from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m.

Retired Teachers Meeting

The South Sebastian County Retired Teachers Association will meet Monday October 7 at 2:00 in the Greenwood Farmers Bank Community Room. Matt Hughes will be speaking on the changes in medical enrollment. It is almost that time again. If you have questions about Medicare or insurance, please plan on attending this important meeting. All public school retirees are welcome.

Garden Club NW District Meeting

The Greenwood Garden Club will be hosting the Arkansas Federation of Garden Club’s NW District Meeting on October 3 at the Senator Ed Wilkinson Pavilion in Bell Park. Registration is at 9 a.m., business at 10 a.m. with a luncheon and program with Doug Kinslow. A tour of the Historical District will follow. The theme will be “Preserving the Past and Embracing the Future.”