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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