Story Time starts at 10 a.m. today
– If you’re looking for something to do now that the kids are out of school, today is Story Time.
Lee County Library’s Story Time will start at 10 a.m. It’s free. Get more information by calling (662) 840-7615.
Few days left to see ‘36 tornado exhibit
– Time is slipping away for your chance to see “Then and Now,” an exhibit at Oren Dunn City Museum at Ballard Park in Tupelo.
The exhibit commemorates the 75th anniversary of the 1936 Tupelo tornado, and it’ll be on display until Saturday. Call (662) 841-6438.
Smith to sign copies of his book at Reed’s
– Michael Smith, a professor of creative writing at Mississippi University for Women, will attend a book signing on Friday.
He’ll sign copies of his novella, “The Hands of Strangers,” from noon to 1:30 p.m. Friday at Reed’s GumTree Bookstore in Tupelo. Call (662) 842-6453.
Tombigbee Pioneers to revisit the past
– The old ways will be on display from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.
Natchez Trace Parkway Visitor Center near Tupelo will host the Tombigbee Pioneer Group, which will perform living history demonstrations. It’s free. Call (662) 680-4027.
Timbs music festival slated for Saturday
– The Johnny Timbs Memorial Music Festival and Dennis Day will start at 10 a.m. Saturday at Dennis Park on Highway 25 in Dennis, near Belmont.
Food will be provided by The Dennis Club, and there will be a performance by Lisa Lambert and Pine Ridge Boys. Food proceeds will help maintain the park.
Call (662) 293-0136 or 279-5796.
Agri-Center to host racking horse show
– A racking and walking horse show will be 5 p.m. Saturday at Prentiss County Agri-Center.
There will be 42 classes of racking, walking and spotted horses. The cost is $5/general admission and free/6 and under. Call (662) 842-2910 or 372-2696.
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