Tuesday, January 14

Davis Elementary School will hold a PTO meeting. When: 5:30 p.m. Where: At the school. Details: Parents are encouraged to attend.

Greenwood Leflore Consolidated School Board will meet. When: 5 p.m. Where: Central Office, 401 Howard St.

Wednesday, January 15

Amanda Elzy High School and Amanda Elzy Junior High School will hold an informational parents meeting. When: 5 p.m. Where: In the Parent Center. Details: Door prizes will be given away. For more information, call Patricia Dunlap, parent liaison, at 374-7073 or 459-8034.

Thursday, January 16

The Greenwood-Leflore County Chamber of Commerce will hold its Annual Meeting & Taste of Greenwood. When: 5:30-6:30 p.m., Social Hour, Taste of Greenwood and Business Expo; and 6:45 p.m., Chamber Honors and Annual Meeting. Where: Leflore County Civic Center. Details: For more information or to reserve corporate seating or individual tickets, visit greenwoodmschamber.com or call 453-4152.

Mississippi Community Financial Access Coalition will offer a free Financial Education Boot Camp. When: 5:30-8 p.m. Where: Samuel Chapel United Methodist Church, 208 Lincoln St., Itta Bena. Details: Registration starts at 5:30 p.m. The event is a five-week financial education training. The boot camp will also be held Jan. 23, Jan. 30, Feb. 6 and Feb. 13. Those who attend will learn how to get their finances on track, reduce debt, start saving, establish or re-establish credit, identify financial tools and identify community resources. There will be refreshments and door prizes. To register, call Latah Holloway at 662-887-4852, Donna Murry at 897-3025 or Clifton Williams at 247-5238.

The Leflore County Chapter of Alcorn State University Alumni Association will meet. When: 6 p.m. Where: Greenwood-Leflore County Chamber of Commerce. Details: For more information, call 453-0311.

Friday, January 17

Gilliam Complex will hold a recruitment drive and barbecue. When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Where: Gilliam Complex. Details: For more information, call 455-6900.

Saturday, January 18

Theta Pi Zeta and Psi Gamma Chapters of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc. will celebrate Founders Day. When: 2 p.m. Where: Mississippi Valley State University’s Student Union Royal Room, 14000 U.S. 82 W., Itta Bena. Details: The speaker will be Melanie Townsend of the Zeta Psi Zeta chapter. For more information, call Liz Johnson at 207-0493.

Monday, January 20

Leflore County Democratic Executive Committee will meet. When: 6 p.m. Where: Jodie Wilson Library. Details: For more information, call Robert Sims at 453-2665.

Tuesday, January 21

Gilliam Complex will hold “Father and Daughter Day.” When: 10 a.m. Where: Gilliam Complex. Details: All fathers, grandfathers, uncles and the public are encouraged to attend. For more information, call 455-6900.

Amanda Elzy High School and Amanda Elzy Junior High School will hold a parents meeting and bingo. When: 5 p.m. Where: In the Parent Center. Details: For more information, call Patricia Dunlap, parent liaison, at 374-7073 or 459-8034.

Thursday, January 23

Leflore County MSU Extension Service Office will hold Quick Bites program “4-H Opportunities in 2020.” When: Noon. Where: Leflore County MSU Extension Service Office, 309 W. Market St. Details: Cobie Rutherford, 4-H Youth Development Extension instructor, will speak.

Mississippi Community Financial Access Coalition will offer a free Financial Education Boot Camp. When: 5:30-8 p.m. Where: Samuel Chapel United Methodist Church, 208 Lincoln St., Itta Bena. Details: Registration starts at 5:30 p.m. This is the second meeting of a five-week financial education training. The boot camp will also be held Jan. 30, Feb. 6 and Feb. 13. Those who attend will learn how to get their finances on track, reduce debt, start saving, establish or re-establish credit, identify financial tools and identify community resources. There will be refreshments and door prizes. To register, call Latah Holloway at 662-887-4852, Donna Murry at 897-3025 or Clifton Williams at 247-5238.

Greenwood Dialysis Support Group will meet. When: 6 p.m. Where: Conference room 1A at Greenwood Leflore Hospital, 1401 River Road. Details: Meetings will be held every three months. Light refreshments will be served. This is a patient-driven support group. The mission of the group is to provide a comfortable environment where issues relating to kidney disease can be discussed. The group is also open to family, caregivers and friends of those who are on dialysis. For more information, call Lisa Moore at 453-5208.

Saturday, January 25

Les Douze Femmes Elite Social Club will host its “2020 Oratorical Contest/Scholarship Workshop” for youth in grades 4-12. When: 2 p.m. Where: Tabernacle Missionary Baptist Church, Miller Road, Itta Bena. Details: In addition to the oratorical presentation on “Youth Focusing on the Effects of Social and Political Actions on Their Lives in the 21st Century,” presenters will hold a workshop for high school students on how to find and apply for college scholarships. For more information, call Dorrise Baker at 254-7361 or Katherine Barner at 254-9214.

Thursday, January 30

Leflore County MSU Extension Service Office will hold Quick Bites program “Cooking for a Crowd: A Focus on Food Safety.” When: Noon. Where: Leflore County MSU Extension Service Office, 309 W. Market St. Details: Dr. Courtney Crist, assistant Extension professor of food science, nutrition and health promotion, will speak.

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