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June 2019 Events

June 1-July 15
The annual Jonesboro Church Health Center Peach Drive will take place from June 1 to July 15. To purchase a box of peaches, visit Jonesboro Church Health Center, 500 Kitchen St. A box of peaches is $125. All proceeds will benefit Jonesboro Church Health Center. Info: (870) 935-2871.

Saturday, June 1
Special Olympics Arkansas will host Boots & Badges from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Walmart on Highland Drive in Jonesboro. Area law enforcement and first responders will be collecting donations to support area athletes and coaches for Special Olympics Arkansas. Info: Theresa Book, theresa@specialolympicsarkansas.org.

Sunday, June 2
Join NEA Baptist for a Cancer Survivors Day celebration, held from 1-2:30 p.m. at Valley View Church of Christ, located at 4500 Southwest Drive. Survivors are invited to bring their families and celebrate life. Info: (870) 936-7005.

Tuesday, June 4
Yoga With a Twist, hosted by the Downtown Jonesboro Association, will take place at 6 p.m. at Brickhouse Grill. The event will consist of a 1-hour yoga session led by local instructor Bethany Davis. The cost is $10 per person. Info: DJA, (870) 919-6176.

Thursday, June 20
The Downtown Jonesboro Association will host its annual Alive After Five street market from 5-8 p.m. at the Jonesboro Rotary Club of Jonesboro Centennial Plaza in Downtown Jonesboro. Artisan products, art, live music, activities and more will be available for guests to enjoy. Info: (870) 919-6176.

Friday, June 21
St. Bernards will host its 30th annual Triple Swing Dinner and Dance, a casual dinner and dance for approximately 400 guests at St. Bernards Auditorium. Purchase of a ticket includes eligibility to win prizes and trips during the event. Live and silent auctions with mobile bidding will be available. The event will also feature a live concert by Barrett Baber. Info: St. Bernards Foundation, (870) 207-2502.

Breaking Bonds Ministries Inc. will host the second annual Charity Golf Tournament at Sage Meadows Country Club beginning with lunch at noon and tee off at 1 p.m. A four-man scramble team is $400. To register, contact Nolan Dill at (870) 680-0073.

June 22-29
The Foundation of Arts will present “Mamma Mia!” at The Forum Theatre in Downtown Jonesboro on June 22, 24, 25, 28 and 29 at 7:30 p.m. and June 23 at 2 p.m. Tickets may be purchased online or at The Forum Box Office. Info: (870) 935-2726 or visit foajonesboro.org.

Saturday, June 22
Jonesboro Radio Group will host the World’s Largest Yard Sale from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Southside Softball Complex. Admission for the yard sale is $3 and free to children 12 and under. To register for a booth or for more information, visit mix1063.com.

Monday, June 24-Tuesday, June 25
The St. Bernards Triple Swing Golf Tournament will take place at Jonesboro Country Club. The tournament features a four-player scramble format with participants’ choice of either morning or afternoon flight. Tournament includes greens and cart fees, tee gift, commemorative team photo, breakfast, a luncheon and on-course refreshments and snacks. There will be prizes for first-, second- and third-place foursomes in both morning and afternoon golf groups and for the hole-in-one contest. All players are eligible for the Golf Ball Drop. Info: Dana Housley, (870) 761-2746.