The Columbus-Lowndes Public Library System (CLPL) is hosting the online presentation “Getting to know Hattiesburg through Historical Documents” on Thursday, Nov. 12 at noon.
Now through Nov. 21 United We Feed food drive — United Way of North Central Mississippi requests donations of non-perishable food items. Drop-off locations in
Main Street Columbus is hard at work ensuring the “Grinch” doesn’t steal away a festive community holiday season. Yes, signature downtown events looked forward to each year will have a different look, but every effort is underway to deliver holiday cheer.
Thursday, Nov. 5 Exhibit reception — The Columbus Arts Council hosts a free reception from 5:30-7 p.m. opening an art exhibit by Bruce Hufford, Kathy
November Quick Bites programs offered through the Mississippi State University Extension Service will please the eyes and taste buds.
During this week of thrills and chills, the Mississippi State University Shackouls Honors College will present a radio drama fit for All Hallows’ Eve.
Monday through Saturday, Oct. 26-31 Radio drama — MSU’s Shackouls Honors College presents “A Halloween Feast with Seneca’s Oedipus” online at honors.msstate.edu and broadcast at
The Columbus-Lowndes Public Library System (CLPL) is now providing patrons with remote access to the online genealogy database Ancestry.com.
Thursday through Saturday, Oct. 22-24 Welty Writers’ Symposium — Former U.S. poet laureate Natasha Trethewey and many more writers are featured in The W’s virtual
As it has with so many events of 2020, COVID-19 will affect the 32nd annual Eudora Welty Writers’ Symposium hosted by Mississippi University for Women in Columbus. The global pandemic, however, will not cancel the banner celebration of Southern writers. The symposium has instead elected to go virtual.
“Threads: A Survey of Fiber Art” celebrates the work of seven textile artists: Karen Arzamendi, Shirley Boudreaux, Pauline Crouse, Kristi DiClemente, Beverly Joyce, Aislinn Noltie and Melody Vydas. The exhibition runs until Oct. 27.
Artwork by four Mississippi University for Women instructors is represented in the “Faculty Biennial Exhibition,” which runs through Oct. 23.
The Columbus-Lowndes Public Library System (CLPL) is hosting the online presentation “Preserving Your Church’s History” on Wednesday, Oct. 14 at noon.
Tuesday, Oct. 13 Jazz at Renasant Plaza — The Starkville-MSU Symphony Jazz Orchestra presents live music outdoors, 6 p.m., Renasant Plaza, 500 E. Lampkin St.,
Country music star Jacob Bryant will come to Columbus this week in a benefit to raise money for Contact Helpline, the local crisis hotline.
Two online workshops this fall will help floral enthusiasts create seasonal designs for their homes.
Sunday, Oct. 4 Oktoberfest Online — The Episcopal Church of the Resurrection in Starkville hosts this virtual event to benefit the J.L. King Center, Casserole
The Columbus-Lowndes Public Library System (CLPL) is hosting the online presentation “Communities, Cookbooks, and Columbus: Local History Comes to Dinner” on Tuesday, Sept. 22 at noon.
The year 2020 marks the 250th anniversary of the birth of Ludwig van Beethoven, one of the most admired composers in history.
Tuesday, Sept. 22 Library cookbook talk — The Columbus-Lowndes Public Library System hosts an online program at noon about the Mississippi Community Cookbook Project via