By NEMS Daily Journal

White Buffalo Powwow returning to park
- The White Buffalo Powwow will be Friday to Sunday at Tupelo Buffalo Park.
There will be Indian dancers, arts, crafts, vendors and more.
It’ll be open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday; 9 a.m. until Saturday; and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $5/adults, $3/children, seniors and military, $10/family, $2/groups of 15 or more, and $9/visit Buffalo Park and powwow.
Call (866) 272-4766 or (901) 876-5344.

Civic Auditorium to host dance event
- Dance Happening 2011 will feature performances by Tupelo Academy of Dance Arts’ students.
It’ll be staged at 2 and 6:30 p.m. Saturday at Tupelo Civic Auditorium. Tickets are $5/adults and $3/students. Call (662) 844-4352, or visit

Everyone’s invited to free Wildflower Walk
- Bring your sunscreen to Chickasaw Village for a Wildflower Walk at 2 p.m. Sunday.
The village is located at milepost 261.8 on the Natchez Trace, Tupelo. The one-hour program is free. Bring your walking shoes. Call (662) 680-4053.

Students will present ‘Beauty and the Beast’
- “Beauty and the Beast” will be staged at Saltillo High School gym at 7 p.m. today.
It’s presented by SHS students, and tickets are $5/adults and $2/children. For more information, call (662) 869-5466.

Thomas brothers’ show scheduled for Saturday
- Eddie and Frank Thomas will perform a benefit concert at 7 p.m. Saturday at Church of Our Savior in Iuka.
Tickets are $10 at Iuka Public Library. Tickets may be reserved by calling (662) 423-6300. Seating is limited, and no tickets will be sold at the door.

Free lecture to focus on ringed giant, Saturn
- Find out about “Saturn: The Ringed Giant” during a free lecture.
It’ll be presented at 7 p.m. Friday at Rainwater Observatory in French Camp. After the lecture, there will be a chance to view objects with observatory telescopes, weather permitting.
Call (662) 547-7283, or e-mail
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