Community Calendar 1-10-19


January 10

Magee Public Library will have  Lego Club on Thursday, January 10, at 4 p.m. for kindergarten to 4th grade.


January 12

Gospel Sing Saturday, January 12, beginning at 6:30 p.m. at Sanford Community Center located at 663 Old Highway 49 Sanford. Featuring Southern Heritage, Clay Graves. Free admission, but a love offering will be received. For information call 601-765-6485.


Baseball registration will be held every Saturday in January from 9 a.m. to noon at the Harrisville Ballpark.  T-Ball for boys and girls from 4 years to 6 years old.  Baseball for girls 7 to 15 years old, and for boys from 7 to 12 years old.


January 13

James Chapel M.B. Church  invites your pastor and church family to our pastor's seventh year anniversary on Sunday, January 13, at 2 p.m. The guest speaker will be Pastor Christopher Preston of New Zion Baptist Church in Hattiesburg, MS.  We will have dinner in the Fellowship Hall.


Magee First Baptist Church, 618 11th Ave. Magee, will have a Pastor’s Installation Service for Rev. Monty & Dr. Keyshawnna Lee on Sunday, January 13, at 3 p.m. Guest speaker will be Pastor George D. Rouse from Forrest Heights M.B. Church of Gulfport, MS.


January 17

Magee Public Library will have Snap Circuits for teens in 5th -8th grade on Thursday, January 17, at 4 p.m.


January 20

Zionell C.M.E. Church, 325 Zionell Rd., Mt. Olive, will have its annual Usher Day on Sunday, Jan. 20, at 11:30 a.m. Pastor will be Rev. Eddie Cole Sr.. Guest speaker is Malcolm, Adam, Asst. Minister at Shorts Chapel Jeff Davis.


January 24

Magee Public Library will have Snap Circuits for teen in grades 9th -12th on Jan. 24 at 4 p.m.


January 26

Hills Chapel M.B. Church, 1860 SCR 105, Louin, MS, is inviting everyone to attend our First Lady’s Brunch honoring First Lady Min. Lisa Windhams, Saturday, Jan. 26, at 11 a.m. Speaker will be Dr. Beverly J. Knox, pastor of Holy Remnant Church of Meridian, MS.


January 27

The Greater Dry Ridge M.B. Church family invites you to the installation of our new pastor, Rev. George Graham, on the fourth Sunday, Jan. 27, at 2 p.m. Service performed by Pastor Calvin Day of St. John MB Church Jackson, MS. Reception follows at 110 Mt. Zion Rd., Mendenhall. For more information call 601-847-4808 or 601-382-1133.


Mary Grove Church is hosting their Women Day's Program on January 27, 2019, at 1:30 pm.  MS Lawuana Wilson from So. Carolina will be the key note speaker.  The color for the day is black. (Which is optional.)  The theme is "Godly Women Chosen for Purpose".  Everyone is welcome to attend.


February 3

New Zion Missionary Baptist Church, Pinola, Celebrates its 124th Year Church Anniversary Sunday, Feb. 3, at 1 p.m. Theme: "Building the Wall." Scripture: Nehemiah 4:6. The speaker will be Elder Danny McLaurin, pastor of Mt. Moriah Church of God In Christ, Mendenhall. Rev. Ricardo McNair, pastor, and The New Zion Church Family.


February 10

Zion Hill Relay for Life Valentine’s Gala is Sunday, Feb. 10, at 5 p.m. at the VFW Lodge. For more infomation please call 601-832-7651.



 “Celebrate Recovery” meets every Thursday night at Overflow Church at 6 p.m., 222 Railroad Dr. SE Magee, MS 39111.


Morning prayer and afternoon luncheon is held every Thursday at Mt. Moriah Church. Prayer time is 11 a.m. until noon. Lunch and fellowship time is 12:15-1:15 p.m. Prayer and lunch are open to all people to get spiritually fed and natural food for the soul. Senior citizens, the needy and the homeless, come and bring a friend. Mt. Moriah Church is located at 160 Mt. Moriah Church Road, Magee.


The Books-n-Lunch Club meets at the Magee Library at 12:30 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month to discuss a book chosen for adult readers. New participants are welcome. Pick up or prepare a lunch item to share and join the group, or just visit to see what goes on. Call the library at 601-849-3747 for information.


Magee First UMC livestreams Sunday morning worship services at 10 a.m. weekly via Services are also archived for viewing convenience.


The Simpson County Federation of Democratic Women meets at the E911 Building in Mendenhall the third Saturday of each month from 10-11 a.m.


American Legion Post 74 meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month. at the VFW, Hwy 49, Magee, at 6:30 p.m. Veterans and active duty service personnel welcome.


Lunch and Prayer is held every Tuesday from 12-1 p.m. at BridgePointe Church, 123 Choctaw Street E., Magee. Hosted by Genesis (a BridgePointe Ministry.)


Weekly Prayer will be held every Thursday at noon at the Faith Tabernacle COGIC located across from the Goodwater Barber School in Magee. For info call 601-849- 4007.


Preschool story time is held at Mendenhall Public Library on Thursdays at 10 a.m. Bring your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts.The library offers many activities for children of all ages during the week and after school.


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