TUPELO – The 2009 Azalea Tour, sponsored by East Heights Garden Club, will continue through April

Azalea tour
n TUPELO – The 2009 Azalea Tour, sponsored by East Heights Garden Club, will continue through April. The tour begins at the Elvis Presley birthplace. Follow the Azalea Tour markers through East Tupelo and pick up tour maps at the Tupelo Convention and Visitors Bureau and the birthplace. (662) 844-4485 or 871-1384.
On stage
n CORINTH – CorinthTheatre-Arts will present Tennessee Williams’ “Glass Menagerie” at 2 p.m. today at Crossroads Playhouse. Tickets are $10 adults; $5 students. (662) 287-2995.
Musical
n PONTOTOC – North Pontotoc High School will present Disney’s “Aladdin Jr.” at 7 p.m. Thursday in the high school gym. Tickets for reserved seating are $7; general admission tickets at the door are $5. (662) 706-0565.

Azalea Festival
n TUPELO – The ninth annual Presley Heights Azalea Festival will be Saturday with a Gigantic, Eclectic Yard Sale commencing at day break, a 5K run at 8:30 a.m., and at 10 a.m. Smitty Harris, former prisoner of war, will open with a military ceremony at Veterans Park. Vendors, food, children’s entertainment, live music and a “rumored” Elvis appearance.
Go fly a kite
n TUPELO – Family Kite Day will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday at Veterans Park. Prizes for best kites. Free. (662) 213-6696.
Party planning
n TUPELO – Super Saturday at Lee County Library will offer a workshop for adults on Planning Your Child’s Birthday Party at 12:30 p.m. and Ramona’s World – books, games and fun – for children at 2 p.m. Saturday.
Tractor pull
n BOONEVILLE – The Prentiss County Tractor Club LLC will sponsor a tractor pull with weigh in at 10 a.m. and pull at 11 .m. Saturday at the Randall Breedlove home, 200 Hwy. 45 South.
And more …
n For the Daily Journal’s complete listing of area entertainment, museums and parks, read the “Scene” section each Thursday. For a listing of daily events, see Page 3A in each day’s Journal.
School menus
Lee County Schools
Menus for April 6-10
n Monday: Macaroni amp& cheese with ham, hamburger or chef salad; Texas toast; french fries or green peas; mandarin fruit cup or fresh fruit; Rice Krispie Treat; milk.
n Tuesday: Salisbury steak with gravy, chicken patty sandwich or choice of salad; yeast roll; mashed potatoes or green beans; rosy applesauce or fresh fruit; brownies; milk.
n Wednesday: Turkey tetrazzini, barbecue chicken sandwich or chef salad; yeast roll; cheesy broccoli or baked beans; blushing chilled pears or fresh fruit; assorted Jello with whipped topping; milk.
n Thursday: Industry/Education Day; student holiday.
n Friday: Good Friday holiday.
Tupelo Public Schools
Menus for April 6-10
n Monday: Crispy baked chicken nuggets, chili and cheese corn chips, or chicken salad, fruit and vegetable plate with crackers; creamed potatoes with gravy or seasoned Southern greens; yeast roll; chilled mixed fruit; blueberry cobbler; milk.
n Tuesday: Manager’s choice entree, barbecue pork sub sandwich or chicken tenders salad with crackers; baked seasoned fries or seasoned green peas; yeast roll; pineapple and grapes, fresh fruit or fruit juice; milk.
n Wednesday: Manager’s choice entree, grilled cheese sandwich with chef salad, or chicken tetrazzini; crackers or yeast roll; baked potato or cheesy broccoli bites; blushing pears, fresh fruit or fruit juice; milk.
n Thursday: Industry/Education Day; student holiday.
n Friday: Good Friday holiday.

 

Judy McGhee