4H S.A.F.E.T.Y.

Neshoba County 4H has a well-established S.A.F.E.T.Y. Shooting Sports Club for youth ages 8- 18. The goal of this club is to teach the youth of our community about firearms safety and conservation via weekly practices and a little friendly competition. Parents AND children interested in joining need to attend the Safety Meeting at the Neshoba County Coliseum Multi-purpose room on Friday, Jan. 24 at 6 p.m. Dues of $20 per discipline will be requested at the meeting. 



4H Wood Science ClubE

Neshoba County 4H has started a Wood Science Club for youth ages 12-15 who would like to learn the basics of woodworking. Participants will learn shop safety along with a wealth of other skills and woodworking techniques. The cost to join is only $25. Parents of children interested in joining need to attend the registration meeting at the Depot on Tuesday, Jan. 28 at 6 p.m. For questions please contact Austin Ainsworth, Neshoba County Extension Agent, at 601-565-4011.



PICKING AND GRINNING

 First Friday, Feb. 7, at 6 p.m., a 'picking and grinning' gathering will take place at the Old Church, 6075 Ebenezer Road of the Laurel Hill community.  Bluegrass, county, and gospel music will be provided.  Local performers are welcome and encouraged to participate.  For more information call Harold Beckham at 601-507-7126.



Beginner Bridge Class

Come learn a classic card game you’ll be playing for years to come! The Neshoba County Public Library will be hosting a weekly bridge class for beginners starting January 23rd. The class will be held each Thursday at 1:30 in the Genealogy Room. Please call the library at (601) 656-4911 to let us know you’re coming.



Free Crape 

Myrtle Pruning 

Workshop

The Neshoba County Master Gardeners are hosting a Crape Myrtle Pruning Workshop at the Neshoba County Coliseum parking-lot on Saturday, Feb. 8 at 9 a.m.  Anyone is welcome to come and learn proper pruning techniques along with several other aspects of Crape Myrtle selection and care in our climate. The workshop is free to the public! However, we do welcome any donations made to the Neshoba Master Gardeners to help cover the many service projects they take on throughout the year. 



Free Workshop for Landowners

Neshoba County Extension Services is hosting a workshop on Feb. 20 to inform landowners about various ways of generating supplemental income from their property. Presentation topics include: revenue potential of your land, liability and legal considerations, forest management for wildlife, wild turkey management, and Farm Bill Program options for your land. This event will take place at the Neshoba County Coliseum Multi-purpose room and will last from 9-3 p.m. The workshop is free and your lunch will be provided, but you must register by Feb. 17 to attend.



Herbicides for Forest 

Management

The Neshoba County Forestry Association is hosting a Forestry Herbicide workshop on Feb. 7. MSU Extension Associate, Dr. Brady Self, who specializes in Hardwood Silviculture and Forest Herbicides will be the speaker. The event begins at 8:30 a.m. and will wrap up at 1 p.m. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. The cost for the workshop is $25 per person or $40 per couple and is payable the day of the event. Registration Deadline is Friday, Jan. 31.



SENIOR CITIZENS 

BINGO

Bingo is being held each Tuesday at Northside Park Senior Citizens building from 5 to 6 p.m.  Fun and fellowship for all Seniors.



100 men-women in black

You are cordially invited to participate in our 1st annual 100 MEN and 100 WOMEN in BLACK. On February 16, 2020 at 3 PM. We are asking everyone that can and will be dressed in black and support our program with a $25 donation. Pastor Derrick Lucious will be our guest speaker. We are looking for you to come out in numbers to help us celebrate in unity, through song, dance, and words. Mt Enon M. B. Church, 10461 Road 410, Union, MS 39365