Cabot North concert to feature Arkansas composer

The Cabot Junior High North freshmen band is having a concert on Monday, Dec. 9.

The concert, which will be held at the Cabot High School theater, beginning at 7 p.m., will feature a song written by Arkansas composer Philip Parker.

"He is going to be our guest conductor at that concert," North director Erica Hann said.

Prior to the performance, Parker is going to work with the band on a rehearsal and answer questions about composing and also about this special composition.

Cabot Community Theatre to present A Christmas Carol

The ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Yet to Come will be onstage for the Cabot Community Theatre production of "A Christmas Carol." Show dates are Dec. 6 – 8, and 13 – 15, at CenterStage Playhouse, 204 North First St., Cabot (next to the Cabot City Annex).Dinner is served at 6:30 p.m.; showtime is 7:30 p.m. Sunday, performance-only, matinee is 2 p.m.; concession stand is open for matinees.

Reservations are required and may be made online at, or by calling 501-941-2266.

Cabot Community Theatre is a non-profit organization.

Senior citizen exercise sessions

Peer Exercise Program Promotes Independence (PEPPI) is a physical activity program, through the Arkansas Department of Health, designed for older adults to build physical fitness and independence.

PEPPI exercise sessions are held 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. every Tuesday and Thursday at the Cabot Senior Center, 600 N Grant St., Cabot, next to the Arlene Cherry Memorial Library.

The AR PEPPI program provides older Arkansans with a fun opportunity to exercise correctly, exercise in a safe environment, and increase physical activity.

Older adults, trained as peer leaders, lead PEPPI sessions. The exercises promote flexibility, balance, strength and endurance. The exercises can be done standing or seated.

The class is free; all equipment is provided.

For more information call 501-492-1456.