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Envision Mississippi: Know Your Past, Create Your Future  Calling artists, writers, time travelers! Write and illustrate Mississippi’s future! A state bicentennial project of the Mississippi Museum of Art, the Mississippi Library Commission, and Parents & Kids Magazine. Presented in conjunction with the Museum’s landmark bicentennial exhibition of more than two centuries of Mississippi art; Picturing Mississippi, 1817-2017: Land of Plenty, Pain, and Promise, on view December 9, 2017 – July 8, 2018. Read the Full Story
How to Transform Southern Comfort Food to Healthy Fare  Sunny summer weather can inspire luscious but light dishes, and it’s a perfect time to try out healthier takes on classic southern foods. Southern Mississippi is known for decadent dishes such as bread pudding, biscuits and gravy, and on the coast, gumbo. Happily, there are ways to lighten up even the most indulgent dishes. Read the Full Story
Beyond the Books: Twenty Things We Love about the Library The library is a free resource found in many communities. While you may associate the library with hardcover and paperback books, library patrons know their local library has so much more to offer. If it has been awhile since you have been to the library, stop in today and get the full experience. Read the Full Story
Find the Perfect Fit Football, basketball, baseball, cheerleading, track. Fifty years ago, athletes in Mississippi high schools did not have many athletic options. Today, however, Mississippi High School Activities Association recognizes 16 different sports and 4 different activities. What does this mean for students in Mississippi? With more sports being offered, Mississippi has more student-athletes than ever before. Read the Full Story
Vote for 2018 Family Favorites Time to cast your votes for the 2018 Family Favorites! When you complete a survey, you will be entered to win a $100 gift card to Amazon.com! The winner will be notified by email. Click on the link for your region to get started:   Central Mississippi
  Desoto County
  Mississippi Delta   Northeast Mississippi
  South Mississippi
     
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We're Looking to Honor the “Coolest Kids” in Mississippi! Are you the parent of a really cool kid? Does your child have a special talent or enjoy a unique hobby? Is your little one a great singer, dancer, soccer player, artist, or winner of science fairs? Does your child bake amazing cookies, overcome huge obstacles, or help others in acts of charity? If so, we want to hear about it! Read the Full Story

Calendar of Events - Jackson Metro

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Calendar of Events, Northeast MS

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Calendar of Events - Pinebelt

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Latest Family Events

Sat Oct 21 @10:00AM - 05:00PM
26th Annual Woodcarvers Show
Sat Oct 21 @10:00AM - 02:00PM
Entergy Nuclear Science
Sat Oct 21 @11:00AM - 04:00PM
Visiting Artist: Roger and Tena Long
Wed Oct 25
Native American Days
Wed Oct 25 @ 9:00AM - 10:30AM
"Walk in Wednesday"
Wed Oct 25 @ 7:00PM -
Ballet Mississippi presents First Moves
Thu Oct 26
"See Us in Action" Open House for the Lower School
Thu Oct 26
Ghost Tales and Duck Hunt
Thu Oct 26
Present Meets Past
Thu Oct 26 @ 5:00PM - 08:00PM
3rd Annual Fall FEASTival