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

◆ Unity Park Nom­i­na­tions — The Unity Park Ad­vi­sory Com­mit­tee will ac­cept nom­i­na­tions for 2018 hon­orees who have con­trib­uted to civil rights in Ok­tibbeha County from Oct. 1 - Nov. 15. Hon­orees will be an­nounced in a cer­e­mony at the park Jan.

15. Sub­mit nom­i­na­tions on­line at starkville­u­ni­ty­park@ya­hoo.com or in writ­ing at 108 Grand Ridge Road, Starkville. For guide­lines visit starkville­u­ni­ty­park.com

◆ Do­na­tions for Home­less Stu­dents — Starkville Ok­tibbeha School Dis­trict's Project HELP is seek­ing do­na­tions of hy­giene sup­plies, school sup­plies, school uni­forms (new or used in good con­di­tion), socks and un­der­gar­ments for home­less stu­dents. Do­na­tions may be dropped off at Emer­son Fam­ily School, 1504 Louisville Street. For more in­for­ma­tion con­tact Tom­mie Vance at 615-0033

◆ Amer­i­can Le­gion Post #420 — The Amer­i­can Le­gion Post #420 monthly meet­ing will be held 5 p.m. Nov. 12 at the Amer­i­can Le­gion Post #420 build­ing at 3328 Pat Sta­tion Rd. Open to prospec­tive mem­bers. Call Ron­ald Out­law at 418-4273 or Curtis Snell at 648-0244 for more in­for­ma­tion.

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. Mon­day-Thurs­day 8 a.m. to noon

◆ Adult Ed­u­ca­tion Classes — Ages 16 and Older, Earn your High School Equiv­a­lency, Mon­day-Thurs­day from 8 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 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Emer­son Fam­ily School

◆ After­school Clubs — Art, Fit­ness, Life Skills, Home­work Help, Lit­er­acy clubs will meet Mon­day- Thurs­day from 3:30 p.m.5:30 p.m. at the J.L. King Cen­ter

◆ Tu­tor­ing — Emer­son Fam­ily School will host tu­tor­ing for stu­dents Mon­dayThurs­day from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Mis­sis­sippi State Stu­dents will be the fa­cil­i­ta­tors

◆ FOL Monthly Book Sale — The Starkville Pub­lic Li­brary's Friends of the Li­brary monthly book sale will be held Nov. 6 from Noon-6:00 pm. Spe­cials in­clude: a large se­lec­tion of Christ­mas books; a group of science fic­tion/fan­tasy and ro­mance pa­per­backs for 25 cents; and a half price sale on James Pat­ter­son hard cov­ers

◆ OCMA Com­mu­nity Re­vival Wor­ship — Ok­tibbeha County Min­is­te­rial Al­liance's re­vival will be Nov. 5 through Nov. 8. The Nov. 6 through Nov. 8 the event will fea­ture Rev. Dr. Sedric D. Veal, Sr. a of Tem­ple Bap­tist Church in East Cleve­land, Ohio. The theme is “Com­mit­ted to Dis­ci­ple­ship” from Mark 8:34. Spring Hill M.B. Church is the host be­gin­ning 7p.m.

Tues­day

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

◆ Emer­son and J.L. King Events — Emer­son Fam­ily School and the J.L. King Cen­ter is host­ing events Mon­day through Thurs­day. These events in­clude Adult Ed­u­ca­tion Classes, Work Keys Info Ses­sion and Prac­tice, After­school Clubs, Tu­tor­ing and Com­puter Classes. De­tails are listed un­der “Mon­day”

◆ Toast­mas­ters — Toast­mas­ters meets ev­ery Tues­day from 6-7:00 pm in the Con­fer­ence Room on the first floor of the Sport­splex. Toast­mas­ters is a club that helps mem­bers im­prove their pub­lic speak­ing and lead­er­ship skills in a pos­i­tive at­mos­phere. Come join us

◆ OCMA Com­mu­nity Re­vival Wor­ship — Ok­tibbeha County Min­is­te­rial Al­liance's re­vival will be Nov. 5 through Nov. 8. The Nov. 6 through Nov. 8 the event will fea­ture Rev. Dr. Sedric D. Veal, Sr. a of Tem­ple Bap­tist Church in East Cleve­land, Ohio. The theme is “Com­mit­ted to Dis­ci­ple­ship” from Mark 8:34. Spring Hill M.B. Church is the host be­gin­ning 7p.m.

◆ Golden Tri­an­gle Civil War Round Ta­ble — The Golden Tri­an­gle Civil War Round Ta­ble will meet at 7 p.m. Nov. 14 at 106 Mi­ley Rd. An­drew Lang, MSU His­tory Dept., will be guest speaker. Park and en­ter at the back of the Golden Tri­an­gle Plan­ning and De­vel­op­ment build­ing and con­fer­ence room is im­mea­di­ately in­side the right door. Vis­i­tors wel­com.

Wed­nes­day

◆ Emer­son and J.L. King Events — Emer­son Fam­ily School and the J.L. King Cen­ter is host­ing events Mon­day through Thurs­day. These events in­clude Adult Ed­u­ca­tion Classes, Work Keys Info Ses­sion and Prac­tice, After­school Clubs, Tu­tor­ing and Com­puter Classes. De­tails are listed un­der “Mon­day”

◆ Emer­son Com­mu­nity Story Time — Preschool­ers are in­vited to Emer­son Fam­ily School ev­ery week from 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. There will be an ac­tiv­ity af­ter read­ing chil­dren will re­ceive free books. Faye Parker and Evan Carter McClel­land will be the Fa­cil­i­ta­tors

◆ OCMA Com­mu­nity Re­vival Wor­ship — Ok­tibbeha County Min­is­te­rial Al­liance's re­vival will be Nov. 5 through Nov. 8. The Nov. 6 through Nov. 8 the event will fea­ture Rev. Dr. Sedric D. Veal, Sr. a of Tem­ple Bap­tist Church in East Cleve­land, Ohio. The theme is “Com­mit­ted to Dis­ci­ple­ship” from Mark 8:34. Spring Hill M.B. Church is the host be­gin­ning 7p.m.

◆ Starkville Lu­pus Sup­port Group — The Starkville Lu­pus Sup­port Group will meet Nov. 15 at Har­vey's at 11 a.m. For more in­for­ma­tion, please con­tact: Letha John­son: (662)648-9963

Thurs­day

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

◆ Emer­son and J.L. King Events — Emer­son Fam­ily School and the J.L. King Cen­ter is host­ing events Mon­day through Thurs­day. These events in­clude Adult Ed­u­ca­tion Classes, Work Keys Info Ses­sion and Prac­tice, After­school Clubs, Tu­tor­ing and Com­puter Classes. De­tails are listed un­der “Mon­day”

◆ Break­fast with the Bull­dogs — John­son Cooke - Mar­ket­ing Man­ager and Em­ma­lyne Kwasny - staff ed­i­tor of the Re­flec­tor will be guest speaker for Break­fast with the Bull­dogs Nov. 9th at Starkville Café at 7:30 am. Dutch treat break­fast. For more in­for­ma­tion about the event or the lo­cal Alumni Chap­ter, con­tact Carol Moss Read at car­ol­moss@cspire­home.net or call 662-312-0637

◆ Ok­tibbeha Mas­ter Gar­den­ers — Ok­tibbeha Mas­ter Gar­den­ers will meet Nov. 9 at 10:00 a.m. The meet­ing will be held at the Chris­tian World Mis­sions Build­ing, 1437 Fire Sta­tion Road

◆ Books and Au­thors — Su­san Cush­man, au­thor of the crit­i­cally ac­claimed novel “Cherry Bomb,” will be the speaker for Books and Au­thors, hosted by Friends of the Li­brary, Nov. 9. Re­fresh­ments will be a avail­able at 11:30, the pre­sen­ta­tion at noon, fol­lowed by a book sign­ing. The event is free to the pub­lic

◆ Ok­tibbeha Au­dobon So­ci­ety — The Ok­tibbeha Audubon So­ci­ety will meet Nov. 9 at 7 pm in MSU's Clay Lyle En­to­mol­ogy build­ing. Ciera Rhodes will present “Ef­fects of Aqua­cul­ture De­cline on the Habi­tat Use and Spa­tial Distri­bu­tions of Amer­i­can White Pel­i­cans.” The pub­lic is in­vited

Fri­day

◆ Christ­mas Hand­works Bazaar — The Starkville First United Methodist Church will host its 12th An­nual Christ­mas Hand­works Bazaar Nov. 10 from 9:30-3:30. Ar­ti­sans will have a va­ri­ety of items for sale. Lunch will be served 11:30-1:30. Frozen casseroles and baked goods will also be avail­able for pur­chase. Stop by to start you Christ­mas shop­ping

◆ Starkville New­com­ers and Friends — Starkville New­com­ers & Friends will have a lunch meet­ing at the new Cappe's in the Park, pre­vi­ously The Cake Box. The speaker will be Dr. Ar­mando de la Cruz who will dis­cuss his au­to­bi­og­ra­phy, Sons of the Ori­en­tal Sea. There will be books for sale. Meet­ing will be on Nov. 17. This change is to avoid a meet­ing dur­ing Thanks­giv­ing week. If driv­ing, meet at Cappe's at 11 am. If car pool­ing, meet at the usual bank lo­ca­tion at 10:30 am. RSVP to Mary Martha at 662418-5114 or mag­no­lia­mary189@gmail.com no later than 6:00 p.m. Nov. 15.

◆ Black Tie Night of El­e­gance — The Dis­tin­guished Gents of the Ris­ing Star Lodge 31 will present the Black Tie Night of El­e­gance Af­fair fea­tur­ing DJ Love Bone Nov. 24 at 7 p.m. Tick­ets are $15 in ad­vance, $20 at the door and VIP Ta­bles are $75. For more in­for­ma­tion con­tact 662-769-0071

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 Parker-McGill staff

◆ COCO Flea Mar­ket — Flea Mar­ket from 6 AM ev­ery 1st Satur­day of the month at COCO Cen­ter lo­cated at 13608 high­way 182 Starkville, MS. Come and shop. Booths are avail­able for ven­dors. Con­tact Sarah Smith at 662-769-5759 or Ethel Shine at 662-323-9482 or visit the web­site at www.co­co­cen­ter.org

◆ Book Sign­ing at Book Mart & Cafe — Dar­rel Sch­mitz will sign copies of his book “The Road­side Ge­ol­ogy of Mis­sis­sippi” Nov. 11 from 10 a.m. to noon at the Book Mart & Cafe

◆ Starkville-MSU Sym­phony — On Nov. 18th, 7:30p.m. at Lee Hall, the sym­phony will present their Criss Con­cert. Rose Sebba will play the pi­ano. We will en­joy mu­sic by Mozart (Pi­ano Con­certo 21 in C Ma­jor) and Cheru­bini's Re­quiem In C Mi­nor. Barry Kopetz will con­duct and Gary Pack­wood will con­duct the MSU State Singers and Sym­phony Cho­rus

◆ Book Sign­ing at MSU Barnes and Noble— Stan­ley Brown will host a book sign­ing of “The Legacy” at 3 p.m. Nov. 11 at the MSU Barnes and Noble.

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