Community Calendar 12-19-2019

December  20-21

Kennedy Springs Baptist Church Mission Center "FALL/WINTER SALE" Friday and Saturday, December 20 & 21, (8 a.m.-12  noon). They are open the 1st and 3rd Friday and Saturday each month with huge selections of clothing, scrubs, what-nots, toys, linens, books and much more at inexpensive prices. They've got coats, jackets, sweaters, sweats, toboggans, boots and even some cool hunting clothes. WIN TURKEYS AND HAMS! They receive new items  often from CATO, Ballyhoo, Dollar General, TAGS and other boutiques. They also offer free Bibles, Sunday school books and prayer devotion 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 Simpson Highway #540 (601/847-0702). Share their fb page "Kennedy Springs Mission Center Ministry"!

December 21

December 21 at 10 a.m. It's almost Christmas! Santa is making a quick stop at the Magee Public Library to see all the boys and girls! Stop by and say Hi and get a picture with the Big Guy! We will have his favorites, hot cocoa and cookies! Parents, please bring a camera if you want a picture with Santa. If questions call 601-849-3747.

The Simpson County Historical and Genealogical Society will have its annual Christmas gathering on Saturday, December 21, at 10 a.m. at 150 West Court Ave., Mendenhall. Members and non-members alike are invited for a morning of food, fellowship and music.

December 21

Mt. Moriah Church Authentic Women of Virtue will have a Day of Sharing on Saturday, Dec. 21, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. A variety of items will be given away.  The church is located at 160 Mt. Moriah Church Rd., Magee.

December 24


5 p.m. - Homily Holy Communion will be served on a come-and-go basis until 7 p.m. The public is invited.

December 24

First Baptist Church of Magee will offer a Christmas Eve service on December 24, beginning at 9 p.m. in the sanctuary. Everyone is invited.

December 25

The USDA Service Center, which houses the Simpson County Farm Service Agency (FSA) and the Simpson County Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) offices, located at 3080 Simpson Hwy. 13, Mendenhall, MS, will be CLOSED Wednesday, December 25, 2019, for Christmas Day.  The Service Center will re-open on Thursday, December 26, at 8 a.m.

December 28

Magee High School Class of 1979 class reunion will be December 28 at 7 p.m. at Saratoga Community Center, 189 J. Smith Rd. Magee. For more information on the cost you can call Marian Loftin-Winn 601-594-8724  or Lois Williams-Johnson at 601-382-3470.

January 12

James Chapel M.B. Church invites your pastor and church family to our Pastor's eighth year anniversary on Sunday, January 12, 2020, at 2 p.m. The guest speaker for this special event will be Elder Rufus Fields, pastor of Lucas Tabernacle Church-Christ Holiness Prentiss, MS, and Rose Hill Church of God in Christ in Pinola. We will have dinner in the church's Fellowship Hall.


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

Grief Share meeting began at Overflow beginning October 1. It continues on Tuesday nights from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at 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. 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  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.