Community Calendar 10-18-2018

October 18
A women’s Bible study is in session and will meet again on Thursday, Oct. 18, at 9 a.m. in the Family Life Center at First Baptist Church of Magee.  The study is No Other Gods by Kelly Minter, and the group leader is Charlie White.  Study books are $13.  All  women in the community are welcome to participate.
 
The Salvation Army Christmas Assistance Registration for Smith/Simpson counties will be at the Magee Civic Center on Thursday, Oct. 18, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Bring identification and documentation Do not bring children with you!
 
Jane Blain Brewer Memorial Library 102 South 5th St., Mt.Olive, will have a Family Night on Oct.18, 6 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Call 601-797-4955 for details.
 
Magee Library will have a Halloween Party on Thursday, Oct. 18, at 4 p.m. Kids come to the library for a spooky good time! We will read some books, do some dancing, have some snacks and make a craft. This is for K-4th grade.
 
October 19-20
Kennedy Springs Baptist Church "Mission Center"--- - FALL/WINTER SALE! Friday and Saturday,  October 19 & 20,  (8am-12noon). Most winter  clothes will be $1.00* with the exception of some new and name brand items. Hundreds of jackets, coats, sweaters and sweats are now available for unbelievable prices as well as many boots!  They receive new  donations from CATO, Ballyhoo and Dollar General  often. Hundreds of books are available for 10 ¢.  It is open to the public the first and third weekend each month selling  toys, dishes, linens, knick knacks and much more at great, low prices! They offer free Bibles, Sunday School books and daily prayer devotional books. Follow the pink signs from Polk’s Pharmacy only  9 miles from downtown Magee and only 10 miles out Highway #540E from  Highway #49 to 2034 Highway #540. (601/847-0702). Share their fb page "Kennedy Springs Mission Center Ministry". (* Indicates some slightly higher)
 
October 20
Simpson County Congressional,  Senatorial, Judicial, or local office candidates are invited to a political forum Saturday, Oct. 20, from 9 a.m to 2 p.m at Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church, 169 Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church Road, Pinola, MS 39149. For more information contact Troy at 601-214-3877, Edward 601-867-1111 or Louis at 601-382-9108.
 
Mt. Moriah Church Mighty Men of Valor Men Fellowship; To all pastors, ministers, leaders, men, you are invited to a fellowship meal at Berry’s Seafood in Magee at 12 noon on Saturday, Oct. 20.  Church open at 9 a.m., Event at 10 am. Each person is responsible for the cost of their meal. 
 
The monthly meeting of the Simpson County Historical and Genealogical Society will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 20, at the Miller Building, 150 West Court Avenue, Mendenhall.  All are welcome. To learn more go to http://www.schgs.net or like our Facebook page.
 
October 20-21
Rock Pisgah Church invites you to join us as we celebrate our annual Family and Friends weekend. Gospel Singing Explosion Saturday, Oct. 20, at 7 p.m. Family and Friends Day will be Sunday, Oct. 21,  with regular service. 
 
New Zion M.B. Church Pinola, 26th Annual Family and Friends Day Weekend Oct. 20 and 21. Theme: "Love, Pray and Worship" Scripture: 1 Corinthians 16:14.  Saturday, Oct. 20, fun, food and games from 9:30 a.m until 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 21 services start at 10:30, food and fellowship after services. If you cannot attend please pray that we have a spirit filled and blessed celebration. Rev. Ricardo McNair, Pastor
 
October 21
New Neginnings Church, 2048 Hwy 49 North, Magee, will have its fourth Church Anniversary Oct. 21 at 2 p.m. Guest speaker will be Pastor Jerry McGee of James Chapel M.B. Church in Shivers. Everyone is invited to attend.
 
Zionell C.M.E. Church will celebrate Friends Day Sunday, Oct. 21, at 2 p.m. Everyone is invited to attend. Lunch will be served.
 
St. Peter MB Church and Pastor Troy L. Durr Sr. invite you to our Fall Tea Party featuring "one hundred women in hats" hosted by the Mission Board. Guest speakers are Sister Anitrus Robinson of The Greater Dry Ridge MB Church and Lady Bertha Taylor of Lillie Mae Baptist Church, Georgetown, on Oct. 21, at 1:30 p.m. 
 
The Greater Dry Ridge M.B. Church invites you to our Musician Appreciation Day for Mrs. Felisa Magee McCullum PD D on 35 years of service on Oct. 28, the 4th Sunday, at 1:30 p.m.  Join us as we celebrate this joyous occasion.
 
New Hymn M.B. Church, 458 Hollins Rd., Pinola, invites you to their Friends and Family Day, Oct. 21 at 1 p.m. Theme is “Family and Friends standing together in Christ. Theme scripture is 1 Corinthians 12:12. Come and help us lift up the name of Jesus.
 
The members of Taylor Hill M.B. Church invite you and your church to attend our Annual Women’s Day Program to be held on Sunday, Oct. 21, at 11:30 a.m. Our guest speaker, Sis. Alberta Bridges, is a member ofPine Ridge M.B. Church, Harrisville. The colors for this program are black and purple. 
 
October 22
A free Long-Term Care Educational Seminar will be held at the Community House in Magee on Monday, Oct. 22, beginning at 6 p.m.  Guest speaker will be Joe Crawford, CLU, CHSC, Critical Illness manager with The L  Group.  Refreshments will be provided.
 
Friends of the Mendenhall Library will have Coffee and Cake on Monday, Oct.r 22, from 4-6 p.m.
 
Fall Book Sale at Mendenhall Library Monday, Oct. 22, from 1-5:30 p.m.
 
October 23
Magee Library will do Duct Tape friendship bracelets on Tuesday, Oct. 23, at 4 p.m. for grades 9-12.
 
October 25
FCCLA Club will host a Fall Festival at Mendenhall High School Thursday, Oct. 25, 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. They are pre-selling chicken  plates for $10 and tickets can be purchased at the Mendenhall High School office. They will have games, Bingo, cake walk, health screening, Halloween costume contest and a haunted house.  For more information on booth fees for arts & crafts call Sandra Jager at 601-847-2411.  
 
October 26
Jane Blain Brewer Memorial Library, 102 South 5th St., Mt.Olive, will be closed Oct. 26 for staff development. Call 601-797-4955 for details.
 
October 27
New Hope Baptist Church will host its annual fall festival to “give thanks to the Lord for He is good.” Saturday, Oct. 27, from 5-9 p.m. Plenty of food, hay ride and lots of fun and games. Everyone is invited to join us for Christian fellowhip.
 
October 28
Shiloh Baptist Church, Simpson Hwy 49 south, will have Homecoming on Sunday, Oct. 28, at 10 a.m. Come join us for a great time of Praise and Worship with singing and music by the Cross Bridge gospel band, followed by lunch and a time of fellowship.
October 30
Magee Library will have Harry Potter Trivia Night on Tuesday, Oct. 30, 5:30 p.m. Come enjoy a night of Harry Potter Trivia! Costume contest for adults and children. Harry Potter food and drink.
 
October 31
The Town of Mt. Olive will have Scarecrow Festival Wednesday, Oct. 31, from 5 to 7 p.m. downtown between 4th and 6th streets.
 
November 4
New Hope Baptist Church will have its Homecoming Celebration of 137 years of service to our Lord on Sunday, Nov. 4. We will begin our celbration at 11. Everyone is invited to come.
 
Information
 “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 mageefumc.org. 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.