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April

Now - September 04, 2015
Monday–Friday, now–September 4, 2015, 8 a.m.–5 p.m. at the Eudora Welty Education and Visitors Center. Inspired by Welty’s comment that “learning stamps you with its moments” the exhibit examines pivotal moments of learning in her life, both inside and outside the state from Davis Grammar School in Jackson where Welty began her formal education to her graduate studies at Columbia University School of Business in New York City. For more information or to schedule school groups call 601-353-7762 or email info@eudoraweltyhouse.com.

Now - May 01, 2015
October 1, 2014– May 1, 2015, 9 a.m.–5 p.m. at the Grand Village of the Natchez Indians. The competition features imaginative masks made by Mississippi and Louisiana students of all ages. Teachers are invited to submit student masks beginning October 1. Masks will be added to the ongoing public exhibit as received. Deadline for submissions is Tuesday, March 31, 2015. Exhibit runs through May 1, 2015. For more information call 601-446-6502 or email info@natchezgrandvillage.com.

April 29, 2015

May

May 06, 2015
Wednesday, May 6, noon–1 p.m. at the William F. Winter Archives and History Building. As part of the History Is Lunch series, Jackson native Katy Simpson Smith, author of The Story of Land and Sea, will present "Turning History into Fiction.” Sales and signing to follow. For more information call 601-576-6998 or email info@mdah.state.ms.us.

May 13, 2015
Wednesday, May 13, noon–1 p.m. at the William F. Winter Archives and History Building. As part of the History Is Lunch series, filmmaker Wilma Mosley Clopton will screen her new documentary Jessie: One Woman, One Vision: A Look at the Life of Dr. Jessie Bryant Mosley. For more information call 601-576-6998 or email info@mdah.state.ms.us.

May 14, 2015

May 20, 2015
Wednesday, April 29, noon–1 p.m. at the William F. Winter Archives and History Building. As part of the History Is Lunch series, Elise Winter will discuss Once in a Lifetime: Reflections of a Mississippi First Lady. Sales and signing to follow. For more information call 601-576-6998 or email info@mdah.state.ms.us.

June

June 11, 2015

July

July 09, 2015

April

Now - July 17, 2015

Monday, July 13 – Friday, July 17, 2015. From mounds to modern Mississippi, rising 4th, 5th, and 6th grade students will discover how Mississippi became the wonderful and diverse place it is today. Activities will include crafts, tours, and more at the Old Capitol Museum, the Manship House Museum, and the State Capitol. Download registration form here (PDF). Registration deadline is Thursday, July 2, 2015. For more information email outreachprograms@mdah.state.ms.us or call 601-576-6800.

July

July 16, 2015

July 21, 2015
Tuesday, July 21, 2015, 10:30 a.m. at the William F. Winter Archives and History Building, Jackson. The Local Government Records Committee will hold its regular quarterly meeting in the third floor board room. The meeting is open to the public. For more information call 601-576-6894.

July 31, 2015

August

August 13, 2015

September

September 10, 2015

October

October 08, 2015

October 20, 2015
Tuesday, October 20, 2015, 10:30 a.m. at the William F. Winter Archives and History Building, Jackson. The Local Government Records Committee will hold its regular quarterly meeting in the third floor board room. The meeting is open to the public. For more information call 601-576-6894.

November

November 12, 2015

November 19, 2015

December

December 10, 2015