A “Stuff the Bus” event for Anniston City Schools will be held today through Aug. 14 at Calhoun County Chamber of Commerce, 1330 Quintard Ave. Items needed: pencils, pens, scissors, glue, folders, crayons, spiral binders, notebook paper, markers, backpacks. Call 256-231-5000 for more information.

Entertainment comes in a variety of packages. Reading an interesting historical novel is one package to unwrap in order to enter a different world far away, while the plant sale during August at the Anniston Museums’ Botanical Gardens can offer the fun of selecting lively colors and shapes f…