Community Calendar 5-31-2018

 

 

 

June 1-2

Magee High School Class of 1988 will celebrate their 30 year reunion on Friday, June 1, with a Meet and Greet at Magee High School from 6-7 p.m. and tour the old stomping grounds and reminisce. A block party will be held at The Vault in Downtown Magee from 7-10 p.m. On Saturday, June 2, the 30 year class celebration will be held at Pretty Unique event venue, Hwy 18 W, Jackson, from 7 p.m. to midnight. The cost for the 2 day event is $150 per classmate and allows one guest. For more information contact mageehighclassof88@yahoo.com.

 

June 2

Rock Pisgah Pastor’s Aide will host a Mother/Daughter Banquet on Saturday, June 2, in the church’s fellowship hall at 6 p.m. Everyone is invited to join this special event to say thank you to all mothers and daughters for their commitment to one another. The guest speaker will be Sister Alycia Irvin. Appetizers will be served. Tickets are available in advance from any Pastor’s Aide member or at the door. Tickets are $7.50 each or $5 for two or more daughters.

 

The Braxton Planners will host a fish fry on Saturday, June 2, from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Braxton Community Center. The cost is $10 per plate and includes cole slaw, french fries and hush puppies. The proceeds are used for the Town of Braxton in the park and for other expenses.

 

Simpson County Falcons present Falcon Day, Saturday June 2, 9 a.m. till 2 p.m. Free Football (Age 5-12) and Cheerleader Registration, free food and free drinks. Come out and enjoy jumpers and activities for the kids. This is a nonprofit organization. For sponsorship or donations contact Coach Mac at 601-260-9143 or 601-847-0505.

 

June 3

The Women’s Department of Friendship M.B. Church will celebrate 100 Women in White with their own Lady Vickie Miller as speaker on June 3 at 2 p.m. Everyone is invited to this celebration of Strong Women of Faith.

 

The Annual Sheppard Reunion will be held on June 3 from noon until. This is a time to catch up with family from near and far. The reunion will be held at the Braxton Community Center on Main Street in Braxton. For more information call Pat Sheppard at 601-847-4413 or Evelyn Copeland at 601-847-5274.

 

The 71st reunion of the Solomon Lee Family will be held on Sunday, June 3, at Strong River Baptist Church. The business meeting will begin at 11 a.m. followed by lunch and fellowship.

 

New Zion M.B Church Pinola will have their annual Men and Women's Day Program Sunday, June 3, at 1 p.m. Theme: "Stand Up!!" Scripture: "Who will rise up for me against evildoers? Who will stand up for me against the workers of iniquity?" Psalms 94:16.  Rev. Ricardo McNair, pastor.

 

The annual Solomon Brown Family Reunion will be held on June 3 at Rials Creek United Methodist Church. Family members will gather in the Family Life Center at noon following the morning church service, which begins at 10:30 a.m. All Solomon Brown Family descendents are asked to bring a covered dish and share this time of fellowship and fun. For more informaton call or text 601-946-8540.

 

June 3-6

Weathersby Baptist Church will have Vacation Bible School June 3 -6 from 6 p.m.- 8 p.m.  Come and join us for a time of fun and worship. For more information, call 601-750-6782

 

June 4

Show us your Talent at Mendenhall Library on Monday, June 4, 5:30 p.m. All entry forms due by June 1. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners will be awarded. Sponsored by PriorityOne Bank.

 

Blood Donors Rock at Mendenhall Public Library. Come by on June 4 to donate blood, noon-7 p.m.

 

June 4-6

Faith Tabernacle C.O.G.I.C. Annual Revival June 4,5,6. Services will start at 7:30 p.m. Salt Sunday June 3, 11:15 a.m.  400 11th Street NE, Magee. Everyone is invited

 

June 4-8

Vacation Bible School at Fellowship Baptist Church will be held  June 4-8 from 6-8 p.m. For more information or to be picked up, call 601-382-0405 or 601-382-4176. Fellowship Baptist Church is located on Hwy 13 South, Mendenhall.

 

June 6

Rockin Bingo at Mendenhall Public Library on Wednesday, June 6, at 11:30 a.m. Prizes and refreshments. Bring a friend.

 

June 7

Rock at the Library with Zumba at Magee Public Library, June 7 from 6-6:45 p.m. in the Civic Center. All ages. Free class and no registration required.

 

Rockin with Magician Dorian LaChance on Thursday, June 7, at 2 p.m. at Mendenhall Public Library.

 

Sing Along with Dan the Banjo Man on Thursday, June 7, at 10 a.m. at Mendenhall Public Library.

 

June 9

The Brotherhood of First Baptist Church of Magee is selling Boston butt pork roast as a fund raiser to send children to church camp this summer.  The butts are $40 each.  To order, contact the church office at 601-849-3304.  They can be picked up at the Magee Fire Department on Saturday, June 9, at 9 a.m.

 

A gospel sing will be held on Saturday, June 9, begining at 6:30 p.m. at Sanford Community Center, 663 Old Highway 49, Sanford, featuring Heaven’s Jubilee, Paula Brewer and Faithway Singers. Admission is free. A love offering will be received. For information call 601-765-6485.

 

June 10

New Zion M.B Church Pinola, Musician's Appreciation honoring Brother Steven Ward and Brother Jonathan McLaurin on Sunday, June 10. Theme: "Chosen and Blessed, Yet Humble To Serve." Scripture: "As every man hath received the gift, even so minister the same one to another, as good stewards of manifold grace of God." 1Peter 4:10. All choirs, musical groups, soloists and praise teams are welcomed.

 

 

June 10-14

Vacation Bible School at Kennedy Springs Baptist Church will be held  June 10-14 from 6-8:40 p.m. Kickoff party will be June 6 at 6:30.

 

St. Peter MB Church located at 248 Hawpond Church Rd., Magee, invites you to our Friends & Family Day on June 10, at 1:30 p.m. Guest choir will be The Simpson County Mass Choir along with many others groups and soloists. Please join us for this glorious event.

 

June 11

The Saint John Baptist Church invites you to our Revival on Monday-Wednesday, June 11-13, 2018 at 7pm nightly. Our speaker will be Pastor Bill Parker of Saint Mary Baptist Church, Flowood, MS. Please join us and you will be a blessing and get blessed. The theme for this revival is “Walking Together” Amos 3:3. If you need further information, please contact Clint Perkins at 601-382-8089.   Willie Franks, Pastor Saint John Baptist Church  1901 Saint John Rd

Braxton, MS 39044

 

June 12

Books & Lunch Club at  Magee Public Library June 12 at 12:30 p.m. in the meeting room. Adults 18 and up, come and enjoy a potluck lunch and book discussion of The Magic Strings of Frankie Presto by Mitch Albom.

 

June 13

Steel Drummin’ with Mitch Warner, Wednesday, June 13, 2 p.m. at Mendenhall Public Library. Sponsored by Airsouth Cooling and Heating.

 

Dance Away with Cougar Pride Wednesday, June 13, 10 a.m. at Mendenhall Public Library. Come watch and dance with the Cougar Pride Dance Team.

 

June 14

Rock at the Library with Zumba at Magee Public Library June 14 from 6-6:45 in the Civic Center. All ages. Free Class and no registration required.

 

June 18

Basic Computer Classes at  Magee Public Library June 18 from 3-4:30 p.m. in the meeting room for senior adults (56 years and up). Call 601-849-3747 or go online to events page to register: https://cmrls.evanced.info/signup.

 

Family night. Animal Tales, Monday June 18, 5:30 p.m. at Mendenhall Public Library.

 

Adult Book Club meeting at the Mendenhall Public Library on June 18 at  2 p.m. Join us as we discuss our book selection for the month, Dangerous Illusions by Irene Hannon.

 

June 19

Karaoke Rocks at Mendenhall Public Library on Tuesday, June 19, at 4 p.m. Teens are invited to come show off their karaoke skills.

 

 

June 20

Keyboarding Computer Classes at  Magee Public Library June 20 from 3-4:30 p.m. in the meeting room. Senior adults (56 years and up). Call 601-849-3747 or go online to events page to register: ttps://cmrls.evanced.info/signup.

 

 

July 20-21

The 2018 Mississippi Watermelon Festival is currently accepting applications for arts and crafts vendors for this year’s event on July 20-21. In its 40th year, the festival is held in downtown Mize in the City Park. The festival is a fundraiser for the Mize Volunteer Fire Department. Spaces are limited this year. Applications are available at www.mswatermelonfestival.com or by calling 877-790-9722.

 

June 21

Rock at the Library with Zumba at Magee Public Library June 21 from 6-6:45 p.m. in the Civic Center. All ages. Free Class and no registration required.

June 25

Basic Internet Computer Classes at  Magee Public Library June 25 from 3-4:30 p.m. in the meeting room. Senior adults (56 years and up). Call 601-849-3747 or go online to events page to register: https://cmrls.evanced.info/signup.

 

June 27

Email Internet Computer Classes at  Magee Public Library June 27 from 3-4:30 p.m. in the meeting room. Senior adults (56 years and up. Call 601-849-3747 or go online to events page to register: https://cmrls.evanced.info/signup.

 

 

June 28

Rock at the Library with Zumba at Magee Public Library June 28 from 6-6:45 p.m. in the Civic Center. All ages. Free Class and no registration required.

 

Information

A Bible study on the book of Revelations is being offered every Sunday night at 6 p.m. led by Pastor Bro. Donald Green at Fellowship Baptist Church, Hwy. 13 South, Mendenhall.

 

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 more 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.

 

Drug problem? Narcotics Anonymous can help. NA toll free helpline: 866-643-6792. Local NA meeting schedule: Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m. at Overflow Church in Magee.

 

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.

 

Social

Friday night, the Trojan faithful were honored with the presence of royalty as the Homecoming court was on full display.  The football and class maids were dressed in full regalia as they prepared