AROUND TOWN AN­NOUNCE­MENT POLI­CIES

Starkville Daily News - - AROUND TOWN -

The Around Town cal­en­dar is a free ser­vice of­fered by the Starkville Daily News. The cal­en­dars runs daily as space al­lows. An­nounce­ments should be sub­mit­ted via e-mail to life@ starkvilledai­lynews.com by 2 p.m. the day prior to pub­li­ca­tion and be no more than 50 words in length. Re­li­gious events will be listed Satur­days on the Faith page. Re­cur­ring events will run on Sun­days only. One-time events will run Mon­day through Fri­day.

Sun­day

◆ NSDAR Cel­e­brate Con­sti­tu­tion Week — The Hic-A-Sha-Ba-Ha Chap­ter, NSDAR, en­cour­ages you to ring bells at 3:00 p.m. CST on Sept. 17, cel­e­brat­ing Con­sti­tu­tion Week. Ge­orge W. Bush de­clared the in­cep­tion of Con­sti­tu­tion Week as Septem­ber 17-23 in 2002. NSDAR ed­u­cates the pub­lic about the Con­sti­tu­tion, adopted by the Amer­i­can Congress of the Con­fed­er­a­tion on Sept. 17, 1787

Mon­day

◆ Ro­tary — The Starkville Ro­tary Club meets at 11:45 a.m. at the Starkville Coun­try Club

◆ Respite Care — Emer­son fam­ily cen­ter will host free child­care for fam­i­lies for ages 8 weeks to 5 years while par­ents at­tend Doc­tor's Ap­point­ments, Adult Ed­u­ca­tion Classes, Gro­cery Shop­ping, Job In­ter­views etc. Mon­dayThurs­day 8 a.m. to noon

◆ Adult Ed­u­ca­tion Classes — Ages 16 and Older, Earn your High School Equiv­a­lency, Mon­day-Thurs­day from 8:00 a.m. - noon at the J.L. King Cen­ter. Tempe O' Nan will be the In­struc­tor at JL King and Laura Thur­mond and Jean Ann Fox­worth will be the In­struc­tor for Emer­son

◆ Work Keys Info Ses­sion and Prac­tice — Ages 16 and Older, Key to Find­ing Gain­ful Em­ploy­ment on Mon­day-Thurs­day from 8:00 a.m.-noon at the J.L. King Cen­ter. Shak­ila Seals will be the In­struc­tor

◆ After­school Clubs — Art, Fit­ness, Life Skills, Home­work Help, Lit­er­acy clubs will meet Mon­dayThurs­day from 3:30 p.m.5:30 p.m. at the J.L. King Cen­ter. Kayla Pratt will be the In­struc­tor

◆ Cre­ate Your Own In­come — Skills in Clean­ing and Wash­ing will be taught Sept. 18 and 25 from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at the J.L. King Cen­ter. Cindy Melby will be the Fa­cil­i­ta­tor

◆ Com­puter Classes — Learn ba­sic skills, key­board/ mouse, in­ter­net brows­ing, cre­ate email ac­count at Emer­son Fam­ily School Sept. 18 and 25 from 1:00 p.m.- 3:00 p.m. Hakran Kim will be the Fa­cil­i­ta­tor

◆ District 5 VFD Meet­ing — The District 5 Vol­un­teer Fire Depart­ment An­nual Meet­ing will be held at 6 P.M. on Sept. 18 at the Ok­toc Fire Sta­tion. All res­i­dents of the District are en­cour­aged to at­tend to hear about the depart­ment's ac­com­plish­ments and to elect board mem­bers

GOLD, a Ro­man com­edy by Plau­tus, Sept. 26 and 27, Griffis Hall pa­tio, 6:00 p.m. as part of the Lyceum se­ries. Free Ad­mis­sion. Bring din­ner and a chair, we'll pro­vide a Ro­man com­edy for dessert! In­for­ma­tion: 662-325-2522. Di­rected by Dr. Donna L. Clevinger

Wed­nes­day

◆ Emer­son Events — Emer­son Fam­ily School is host­ing events Mon­day through Thurs­day. Th­ese events in­clude Adult Ed­u­ca­tion Classes On­line and Face To Face, Work Keys Info Ses­sion and Prac­tice and After­school Clubs. De­tails are listed un­der “Mon­day”

◆ Casse­role Kitchen ◆ Emer­son Com­mu­nity — The First Pres­by­te­rian Story Time — Preschool­ers Church a casse­role kitchen ev­ery are in­vited to Emer­son Fam­ily Tues­day and Thurs­day at School ev­ery week from 6:00 p.m. 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. There

◆ Ki­wa­nis — Starkville will be an ac­tiv­ity af­ter read­ing Ki­wa­nis Club meet Sept. 19 chil­dren will re­ceive free at noon at the Hil­ton Gar­den books. Faye Parker and Evan Inn. Guest speaker will be Carter McClel­land will be the Ches Fedrick, MSU Base­ball Fa­cil­i­ta­tors

Sta­dium Ren­o­va­tion ◆ Shack­ouls Hon­ors

◆ Emer­son Events — Col­lege “Pot of Gold” — Emer­son Fam­ily School MSU's Shack­ouls Hon­ors is host­ing events Mon­day Col­lege presents the out­door through Thurs­day. Th­ese pro­duc­tion of THE POT OF events in­clude Adult Ed­u­ca­tion GOLD, a Ro­man com­edy Classes On­line and Face by Plau­tus, Sept. 26 and 27, To Face, Work Keys Info Griffis Hall pa­tio, 6:00 p.m. Ses­sion and Prac­tice and After­school as part of the Lyceum se­ries. Clubs. De­tails are Free Ad­mis­sion. Bring din­ner listed un­der “Mon­day” and a chair, we'll pro­vide

◆ Toast­mas­ters — Toast­mas­ters a Ro­man com­edy for dessert! meets ev­ery Tues­day In­for­ma­tion: 662-325-2522. from 6-7:00 pm in the Di­rected by Dr. Donna L. Con­fer­ence Room on the Clevinger first floor of the Sport­splex. ◆ Father­hood Ini­tia­tive/ Toast­mas­ters is a club that Fi­nan­cial Man­age­ment — helps mem­bers im­prove their Roles Of A Fa­ther: Money pub­lic speak­ing and lead­er­ship Is­sues, Com­mu­ni­ca­tion and skills in a pos­i­tive at­mos­phere. more will be cov­ered at Boyd Come join us Chapel U.M. Church in Stur­gis

◆ Ac­tive Par­ent­ing — on Sept. 20 and 27 from Emer­son Fam­ily School will 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Ethen host Sidestep­ping Power Gille­spie will be the Fa­cil­i­ta­tor. Strug­gles Sept. 19, and 26 To pre-reg­is­ter call 3204607 from 11:00 a.m. to noon. El­marie Carr Brooks will be the ◆ Father­hood Ini­tia­tive/ Fa­cil­i­ta­tor Fi­nan­cial Man­age­ment —

◆ Wastew­a­ter Meet­ing Roles Of A Fa­ther: Money — East Ok­tibbeha Wastew­a­ter Is­sues, Com­mu­ni­ca­tion and Board of Di­rec­tors will more will be dis­cussed at Yah­weh hold its monthly meet­ing Church on 16Sec­tion on Sept. 19 at 3 p.m. at the Road Sept. 20 and 27 from Of­fices of Golden Tri­an­gle 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Ethen Plan­ning and De­vel­op­ment Gille­spie will be the Fa­cil­i­ta­tor. District To pre-reg­is­ter call 3204607

◆ Par­ent Cafe — Let's talk about life's chal­lenges on Sept. 19 and 26 from 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. at Emer­son Fam­ily School. Tammy Tubbs will be the fa­cil­i­ta­tor

◆ Shack­ouls Hon­ors Col­lege “Pot of Gold” — MSU's Shack­ouls Hon­ors Col­lege presents the out­door pro­duc­tion of THE POT OF

Tues­day Thurs­day

◆ Casse­role Kitchen — The First Pres­by­te­rian Church a casse­role kitchen ev­ery Tues­day and Thurs­day at 6:00 p.m.

◆ Emer­son Events — Emer­son Fam­ily School is host­ing events Mon­day through Thurs­day. Th­ese events in­clude Adult Ed­u­ca­tion Classes On­line and Face To Face, Work Keys Info Ses­sion and Prac­tice and After­school Clubs. De­tails are listed un­der “Mon­day”

◆ English as Sec­ond Lan­guage (ESL) — Come learn how to speak English, learn new Cul­tures, meet friends etc. Sept. 14,21 and 28 from 8:00 a.m.- 9:00 a.m. at Emer­son Fam­ily School. Ha Nguyen will be the Fa­cil­i­ta­tor

◆ Ac­tive Par­ent­ing — Un­der­stand­ing and Redi­rect­ing Be­hav­ior will be dis­cussed along with Build­ing Courage and Self Es­teem on Sept. 14,21 and 28 from 10:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. at the J.L. King Cen­ter. De­bra Austin will be the Fa­cil­i­ta­tor

◆ Com­puter Classes — Ba­sic Com­puter Skills will be taught at the J.L. King Cen­ter Sept. 14,21 and 28 from 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Alexus Giles will be the Fa­cil­i­ta­tor

◆ Cre­ate Your Own In­come — Ages 16 and Older, learn Life Skill:Sewing/Al­ter­ation as an In­come. Meet­ings will be Sept. 14,21 and 28 from 3:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. at the J.L King Cen­ter. Linda Clark will be the In­struc­tor

◆ Fos­ter Par­ent Sup­port Group — Emer­son Fam­ily School will host Taste and See New Proven Child Rear­ing Skills on Sept. 14,21 and 28 from 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Bar­bara Cul­ber­son and Jan Pet­tus will be the Fa­cil­i­ta­tors

◆ Ok­tibbeha Master Gar­den­ers — The Ok­tibbeha Master Gar­den­ers will have its monthly meet­ing 10 a.m. Sept. 14 at the County Ex­ten­sion Of­fice. Steve Rea­gan, Nox­ubee Na­tional Wildlife Refuge Man­ager, will be the pro­gram pre­sen­ter

◆ Books and Au­thors — The Friends of the Starkville Li­brary will kick off the se­ries with Char­lie Spillers, an ex-marine, for­mer un­der­cover agent, at noon Sept. 14 (re­fresh­ments at 11:30.) Spillers will dis­cuss his book “Con­fes­sions of an Un­der­cover Agent: Ad­ven­tures, Close Calls, and The Toll of a Dou­ble Life.” The pub­lic is in­vited to this free event

◆ Art in Pub­lic Places — SAAC's new AB­STRACT SHOW kicks off Sept. 14 at 5:30 p.m. with a re­cep­tion in the lobby of the Greater Starkville De­vel­op­ment Part­ner­ship. The AB­STRACT Show artists are pro­vided a pub­lic space to sell se­lected works. The show runs un­til Nov. 6

◆ Ok­tibbeha County Audubon So­ci­ety Meet­ing — The Ok­tibbeha Audubon So­ci­ety will meet Sept. 14 at 7 pm in MSU's Clay Lyle En­to­mol­ogy Build­ing. Dr. Bill Parker will re­late his whale watch­ing ex­pe­ri­ences. The pub­lic is wel­come

◆ WWI Spe­cial Col­lec­tions at MSU — Sept. 14 at 7:00 p.m. in the John Gr­isham Room of Mitchell Memo­rial Li­brary vet­er­ans par­tic­i­pate in the read­ing and dis­cus­sion of cor­re­spon­dence from sol­diers dur­ing World War I. This cor­re­spon­dence is from the Spe­cial Col­lec­tions of Mis­sis­sippi State Univer­sity Libraries

◆ Mem­ory and Ag­ing Sem­i­nar — Sept. 21, from 6 p.m. - 7 p.m., this free sem­i­nar will be in Tully Au­di­to­rium in Thomp­son Hall. Dr. Deb­o­rah K. Eakin, mem­ory and ag­ing re­searcher at MSU, will present ways to im­prove your mem­ory as you age. Top­ics in­clude re­mem­ber­ing names, deal­ing with wordfind­ing is­sues, re­mem­ber­ing lists, and dis­tin­guish­ing nor­mal from de­men­tia-re­lated mem­ory fail­ures

◆ Mis­sis­sippi Step Up For Kids — State and Lo­cal Politi­cians are in­vited to this free fam­ily event Free Fam­ily Event at Emer­son Fam­ily School Sept. 28 from 4:30 p.m.-6:00p.m. There will be Free T-Shirts, Hats, Ban­dana, Food and School Sup­plies

◆ Shack­ouls Hon­ors Col­lege “Plau­tus On­stage” — MSU's Shack­ouls Hon­ors Col­lege presents a pub­lic Lec­ture en­ti­tled: “Laugh­ing with the Ro­mans: Plau­tus On­stage” as part of its Clas­si­cal Week cel­e­bra­tion, Sept. 28 at 2 p.m. in the Fo­rum Room, Griffis Hall. A re­cep­tion to meet speak­ers fol­lows the lec­ture. This pro­gram is made pos­si­ble through a grant from the Mis­sis­sippi Hu­man­i­ties Coun­cil. In­for­ma­tion: 662325-2522

◆ WWI Spe­cial Col­lec­tions at MSU — Oct. 12 at 7:00 p.m. in the John Gr­isham Room of Mitchell Memo­rial Li­brary Mis­sis­sippi State Univer­sity will host dis­cus­sion of the Choctaw Code Talk­ers' sig­nif­i­cant role in com­mu­ni­ca­tions dur­ing World War I

Fri­day

◆ No events at this time

Satur­day

◆ Al­co­holics Anony­mous — Al­co­holics Anony­mous will now meet ev­ery Satur­day at 10 a.m., at St. Joseph Catholic Church

◆ Casse­role Kitchen — The Epis­co­pal Church of the Res­ur­rec­tion hosts a casse­role kitchen ev­ery Satur­day at Par­ish hall at 11:30 a.m.

◆ On the Grill at Parker-McGill — Parker-McGill Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram will host a weekly “On the Grill” ev­ery Satur­day. Free food will be pro­vided and vis­i­tors can meet the Park­erMcGill staff

◆ Mov­ing For­ward — Youth Ages 8 to 18. Ac­tiv­i­ties to pro­mote a healthy life­style: com­plete 2 ses­sions there will be a cel­e­bra­tion. Meet­ings will be Sept. 9 and 6 at the J L King Cen­ter. Kayla Pratt will be the Fa­cil­i­ta­tor

◆ Starkville Symphony Per­for­mance — The Starkville Symphony's first con­cert of the sea­son is sched­uled for Sept. 9 at 7:30 p.m. at Lee Hall on the MSU cam­pus. The pro­gram will in­clude pieces by Han­del, Neruda, Wal­ters, and Dvo­rak. The Symphony's con­certs are free and open to the pub­lic

◆ Neigh­bor­hood Yard Sale — Plan­ta­tion Homes will host a neigh­bor­hood wide yard sale on Sept. 16 from 9 am- 2 pm. All houses in Plan­ta­tion Homes are in­vited to par­tic­i­pate by sell­ing their items in their own yard

◆ Ca­noe Day — Ca­noe­ing on Nox­ubee Refuge's Bluff Lake will be held on Sept. 16 from 9 am un­til 3 pm. Ca­noes, kayaks, life jack­ets, and pad­dles will be avail­able free of charge. Call 3235548 for more in­for­ma­tion

◆ Run United 5K — Run United 5K Kickoff Rae will be­gin 8 a.m. on Sept. 23. at the Starkville Sport­splex. Reg­is­tra­tion is $25 for early reg­is­tra­tion, $30 for late reg­is­tra­tion, and $35 the day of the race. The United Way is look­ing for vol­un­teers to help. To sign up, con­tact the group at un­wayokt@maxxsouth.net or 662-33-3830

◆ An­nual Punt, Pass, & Kick Con­test — The con­test is is the morn­ing of Sept. 23 at East Web­ster High School foot­ball field. Girls and boys aged 6 through 15 (be­fore 12/31/17) are el­i­gi­ble. Par­ent sig­na­tures & child's birth cer­tifi­cate must ac­com­pany reg­is­tra­tion. Ten­nis shoes; no cleats. No en­try fee for par­tic­i­pants or spec­ta­tors. More in­for­ma­tion or reg­is­tra­tion form: Rob Collins 662-263-4722.

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