The Conway Symphony Orchestra Guild invites the community to "Jazz It Up" from 6 to 9 p.m. on Thursday at Centennial Valley Event Center.

"Jazz It Up" will feature live music by the Shannon Boshears Band, which plays soul, blues, and rock music. The event also will feature dancing, food, and a cash bar as well as live and silent auctions. The auction items are divided into categories which include: "Adventures for Kids," "Home Sweet Home," "What a Man Wants," "Oh What a Night," "Girls Just Wanna’ Have Fun," and ‘It’s All About That Pet."

There will be a drawing for several items, with "Take a Chance" tickets for $5 each or five tickets for $20. Some of the live auction items include: One night’s stay and a round of golf for two at Eden Isle; First Security Bank Penthouse catered dinner in downtown Little Rock; First Service Bank backyard grilling party for 20; 501 Life Magazine makeover; and Sound the Alarm children’s dinner and party with the Conway Fire Department.

All proceeds from the event benefit the music and educational programs of the Conway Symphony Orchestra.

Tickets are $50 per person at the door. Advance tickets are available for $45 by calling Event Chair Pam Strassle at (501) 827-2638 or Guild President Margaret Palmer at (501) 626-5931.