Community Calendar

August 26

Parkway Baptist Church in Morton  homecoming celebration will be August 26th at 10:30.

August 31

Mississippi State University Extension is offering a Private Applicator’s Pesticide Training on Tuesday, September 4, at 9:00 a.m. at the Scott County Extension office.   Please pre-register by Friday, August 31, 2018.  There is a $20.00 fee for the training, payable with check or money order.  For more information or to register for this training please call the Scott County Extension office at 601-469-4241.

September  3

Central Mississippi Regional Library System Libraries will be closed Monday, September 3, in observance of Labor Day. Regular library hours will resume on Tuesday, September 4. All online resources will be available at cmrls.lib.ms.us while your library is closed.

September  3

The city of Forest garbage schedule will not change on Labor Day.  Normal schedule will run. 

September  3

The Scott County Times office will be closed on Labor Day. 

September 11

VFW Post 4974. End of Summer Cook-Out. Food, door prizes, and cash drawings. All active and Veterans of Foreigh Wars are cordially invided. September 11 at 1800 hours.

September 11

The Scott County Mississippi Homemakers Fair and Lunch and Learn will be held on Tuesday, September 11, 2018.  Fair exhibits of Food Preservation and Arts and Crafts may be entered by MHV members as well as non-members.  Exhibits will be registered on Monday, September 10 from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. at the Scott County Extension Office, 230 South Davis Street in Forest.  Exhibits will be judged on September 11 from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. and will be closed to the public during judging.  Exhibits will be open to the public for viewing from 11:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m.  You may call the Extension office at 601-469-4241 for an exhibit list and registration form.

Lunch and Learn will be held September 12, beginning at 12:00 noon.  Stephanie Tatum, Owner of Wizards of Arts & Crafts, will demonstrate the art of Sublimation.  The program is sponsored by Forest Community Arts.  If you plan to attend this year’s Lunch and Learn, please call the Scott County Extension Office at 601-469-4241 to reserve your lunch.