Saturday, August 10
First United Methodist Church will hold a clothing sale. When: Until noon. Where: At the church, 310 W. Washington St.
Downtown Greenwood Farmers Market will be open. When: 8 a.m.-noon. Where: Rail Spike Park Pavilion, on the corner of Main and Johnson streets. Details: Greenwood Leflore Hospital health fair nurse Dorris Logan will be at the market to provide free checks on blood pressure, glucose and cholesterol.
Itta Bena Community Outreach will host its annual back-to-school bash. When: 10 a.m.-noon. Where: L.T. Brazil Center, Itta Bena. Details: The event will include school information, food, school supplies (while they last), and fun. Health screenings for adults will also be available. Churches, groups or organizations that would like to make a donation to this event, call Victoria Perkins Dale at 704-0233 or Ruthie Robinson at 704-0457.
Greenwood Little Theatre will hold auditions for children and youth roles in the upcoming production of “Annie.” When: 10 a.m. Where: Episcopal Church of the Nativity Parish Hall, 400 Howard St. Details: The musical will be directed by David Dallas and Taylor Buchanan. Boys and girls between age 6 and 16 are invited to audition for “Annie.” Those auditioning should come prepared to sing 12 to 16 bars of any song, provided music is brought to audition. Be prepared to notify the directors of any scheduling conflicts. The production dates are Dec. 14-17 and Dec. 18-22. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org, call 662-571-3685 or visit greenwoodlittletheatre.com/auditions.
Greenville Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc. will presents its fifth annual Bill “Hut” Williams Scholarship Gala. When: 7 p.m. Where: The Historic Elks Building, 102 W. Washington St. Details: This is a black-tie event. Tickets are $35. Greenwood Leflore Consolidated School District Superintendent Mary Brown will be the speaker.
Sunday, August 11
Cypress Grove Missionary Baptist Church is celebrating its 127th church anniversary. When: 2 p.m. Where At the church. Details: The Rev. W.E. Brown of McKinney Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will be the guest speaker.