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By NEMS Daily Journal

TUPELO
Our Artworks will hold reception, sale today
- There will be a reception for Our Artworks from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Daddy’s Duck in Tupelo.
It’ll feature work by artists who have spinal cord and brain injuries. Art will be for sale. Wine and hors d’oeuvres will be served. Call (662) 842-0560.

Museum will offer free admission from 5 to 7 p.m.
- The Oren Dunn City Museum in Ballard Park will offer free admission from 5 to 7 p.m. today for “Twilight Thursday.”
There will be holiday crafts, and storytellers will be on hand. The museum’s exhibit of antique toys made by Tupelo-based Rich Toys will be open.
Call (662) 841-6438, or visit www.orendunnmuseum.org.

THS Thespians planing songs, scenes and more
- Tupelo High School’s “Thespian-Palooza” will be 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday.
Current and past members of THS Thespian Troupe 1949 will perform scenes, monologues and songs in the lobby of the THS Performing Arts Center. The $5 tickets include dessert. Call (662) 840-1841.

Singer McDowell to play at Goodtime Charlie’s
- Country singer Ronnie McDowell will perform at Goodtime Charlie’s on Saturday.
The concert will start at 8 p.m., and tickets are $25. Call (662) 231-6979 or 841-1414.

Tupelo Symphony will present holiday show
- Everyone’s invited to Christmas with the Tupelo Symphony Orchestra at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Link Centre in Tupelo.
The event will feature performances by Calvin and Jauna Ellis. Tickets are $20/advance, $25/door and $10/students. Call (662) 842-8433.

Improv troupe to perform Christmas-themed comedy
- The West of Shake Rag improv troupe will present “The Coziest Christmas Sweater Show.”
It’ll be staged at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Link Centre’s Black Box Theatre. Tickets are $5. Check www.westofshakerag.com for more.

CORINTH
Classic movie comes to stage with CT-A
- Corinth Theatre-Arts will bring “A Christmas Story” to life at the Corinth Coliseum.
Shows will be 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $12/adults and $6/students. Call (662) 287-2995.
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