Ongoing Help Columbia Days before Christmas Day of 2014, parts of Marion County and the city of Columbia were damaged or destroyed by a tornado. Visit the website or Facebook page below to find out how you can help.
Ongoing Marion County Humane Society Following the tornado that ravaged Columbia and Marion County, the organization needs chicken feed, cat and dog food, hay, and blankets. For more information, call 601-606-0232.
Every Thursday Downtown Hattiesburg Farmers Market Takes place at Town Square Park on the corner of Main Street and Buschman Street in downtown Hattiesburg from 3:00pm-6:00pm. The event features locally grown food plus live entertainment. For more details, call 601-319-7706.
Now until end of current school year International Student Exchange This non-profit program, under the authority of the U.S. State Department, is currently looking for a few individuals to earn a supplemental income and a chance to go to Dublin, Ireland in November 2015. These people must be positive, energetic, and upbeat. Have a desire to help other people, making a difference in the lives of teenagers, families in the community and the local high school student body. For more details, call 1-844-556-6688.
Every Thursday until May 28th Celebrate Recovery Have you had enough of your anger? Are you ready for change? Come to Celebrate Recovery at Willow Pointe Church in Hattiesburg on Thursdays at 6:30pm. For more details, call 601-441-9353.
Now until May 31st TIDE School Has openings for the 2015-16 school year for 7th, 8th and 9th students with Dyslexia, ADHD, anxiety disorders and other learning challenges. TIDE is a private, nonprofit school for students who have high potential but whose learning is compromised by specific learning challenges. Interested parents can call 601-517-TIDE (601-517-8433).
Now until June 21st United Way’s Home Sweet Home Raffle
Tickets are $100 and will be on sale during the open houses or online at UnitedWaySEMS.org.
This year, the winner will have a choice -- keep the home or take $100,000 cash. The home is located in Hattiesburg’s newest subdivision, The Preserve, at 8 East Yellowstone and it’s valued at $275,000.
Open houses will be held every weekend beginning May 16 until June 21 on Saturdays from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. and Sundays from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. Open houses will also be held on the weekdays of June 15-19 from 4:30 p.m. until 6:30 p.m.
Tickets are also on sale at the United Way office at 210 West Front Street in Hattiesburg, at Hattiesburg Sunflower and Corner Market stores; Citizens Bank, The Citizen’s Bank, Community Bank, The First, Grand Bank and Regions Bank through 5 p.m. June 19th.
The winning raffle ticket will be drawn June 29th at 6 p.m. The winner does not have to be present to win.
Now until June 24th Mississippi Collegiate Art Faculty Juried Exhibition Will be on display at the Lauren Rogers Museum of Art in Laurel. The exhibition provides visitors insight into the creative ambitions of the collegiate art faculty from the state's colleges and universities. For more details, call 601-649-6374.
May 4th Melanoma Monday The Plastic Surgery Center and Dermatology Laser Center (40 Franklin Road, Hattiesburg) is pleased to announce that they are offering free skin cancer screenings. An appointment is required by calling 601-296-3405.
May 7th Fundraiser for Bergeron Family Takes place from 11:00am-2:00pm at The Audubon Drive Bible Church Pavilion in Laurel. Sausage jambalaya dinner plates will be sold for $7 per plate. Proceeds benefit Kent Bergeron's medical expenses following cancer surgery and rehab. For more details, call 601-319-5145.
May 7th National Wildlife Turkey Federation’s JCJC Banquet Takes place at Sanderson Farms' corporate office in Laurel. Doors open at 5:30pm. Tickets available at the door; student price is $35, non-member price is $55 and members will be charged $20. For more details, call 601-517-1463 or 601-498-9066.
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