On June 14, 2014, author Jason Irby hosted the Awareness, Wellness, and Choices Fair at Laman Library – Argenta District. The fair was to promote his newly released book
and to encourage our youth to face life’s “hard choices” by making wise decisions. Love Within Life: So You Want To Stop Violence
Irby requested that the sports leagues and sports entertainment organizations join the effort and cease the use of Hip-Hop music containing inappropriate messages. These messages promote getting high, getting wild, and getting wasted and are used in bumper music, promotional media, playlists, and cross promotions.
Irby was joined at the fair by community leaders and organizations. Presentations were made pertaining to the well-being of today’s youth and surrounding communities.
Jason Irby, author of the
book series and founder of the Love Within Life Arkansas Flag Wabbaseka Memorial, was invited to meet with the City of Holly Grove’s Veterans Memorial Committee officials.
Irby was invited to share information as the Holly Grove committee seeks to establish a memorial to honor local veterans.
Author Jason Irby began the month of July by speaking with members of the
L.E.A.D Youth Program mentored and sponsored by the Arkansas Martin Luther King, Jr. Commission.
L.E.A.D. is a mentorship and leadership program designed to develop our youth socially, academically, and professionally.
The Arkansas Martin Luther King Jr. Commission invited Irby to speak before the youth group of future leaders.
Irby’s discussion and conversation style of presentation encouraged the students to freely participate and engage with comments.
Jason Irby participated in the
28 held in Little Rock, Arkansas, July 13 – 19, 2014. th Annual International Council of Corvette Clubs (ICCC) Convention
Irby owns a red C6 Corvette Coupe and is a member of the local Capital City Corvette Club where he serves as Secretary. The Capital City Corvette Club hosted this year’s convention.