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Friday, April 03, 2015Community Festival/Event

KidFest! Ridgeland

KidFest! Ridgeland
Four fun-filled days. KidFest! Ridgeland, presented by Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi, promises to deliver more fun and flexibility than ever before with new attractions and the return of some crowd favorites! The City of Ridgeland Department of Recreation & Parks and Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi will host KidFest! Ridgeland for four days over two weekends (April 3-4 and April 11-12). As always KidFest! Ridgeland will feature a variety of shows, interactive activities and lots of other attractions which are all included in the price of admission.
Admission is $12 at the gate, but coupons for $2/guest savings off the regular admission price are available at www.kidfestridgeland.com . All performances, activities and attractions are included in the admission price. For children younger than two, admission is free.

KidFest! Ridgeland has been named a Family Favorite by Parents & Kids Magazine and was recently named “Top Twenty Event” by the Southeast Tourism Society.

For more information on KidFest! Ridgeland, see www.kidfestridgeland.com or contact the Ridgeland Recreation and Parks Department at 601-853-2011.

When:
from Friday, April 03, 2015 9:00 AM
thru Saturday, April 04, 2015 6:30 PM
Where:
Freedom Ridge Park

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Tuesday, April 07, 2015Arts & Crafts

Blacksmithing with Lyle Wynn

Blacksmithing with Lyle Wynn
 

Blacksmithing with Lyle Wynn

Time: 6-8:30 pm

Date: April 7, 2015

Class Fee: $35

Class Description: Come out and join us on April 7, 2015 for a Blacksmithing Class with Lyle Wynn. In this class you will learn the basics of Blacksmithing, and by the end of the class you will have made something to take home.

Interested in this class? Call, Jennifer Wolfe at the Craftsmen’s Guild of Mississippi at (601)856-7546 or email her at education@mscrafts.org.


When:
Tuesday, April 07, 2015 6:00 PM thru 08:30 PM
Where:

Craftsmen's Guild of MS

950 Rice Road

Ridgeland, MS 39157

craftsmensguildofms.org

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Saturday, April 11, 2015Community Festival/Event

KidFest! Ridgeland

KidFest! Ridgeland
Four fun-filled days. KidFest! Ridgeland, presented by Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi, promises to deliver more fun and flexibility than ever before with new attractions and the return of some crowd favorites! The City of Ridgeland Department of Recreation & Parks and Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi will host KidFest! Ridgeland for four days over two weekends (April 3-4 and April 11-12). As always KidFest! Ridgeland will feature a variety of shows, interactive activities and lots of other attractions which are all included in the price of admission.
Admission is $12 at the gate, but coupons for $2/guest savings off the regular admission price are available at www.kidfestridgeland.com . All performances, activities and attractions are included in the admission price. For children younger than two, admission is free.

KidFest! Ridgeland has been named a Family Favorite by Parents & Kids Magazine and was recently named “Top Twenty Event” by the Southeast Tourism Society.

For more information on KidFest! Ridgeland, see www.kidfestridgeland.com or contact the Ridgeland Recreation and Parks Department at 601-853-2011.

When:
from Saturday, April 11, 2015 9:00 AM
thru Sunday, April 12, 2015 6:30 PM
Where:
Freedom Ridge Park

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Saturday, April 11, 2015Arts & Crafts

Sheep to Shawl

Sheep to Shawl

 

Chimneyville Weavers & Spinners Guild
Sheep to Shawl
Fiber Arts Demonstrations

Saturday, April 11, 2015

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. • Free admission
Mississippi Craft Center, Ridgeland

How does sheep’s wool become handmade cloth?
Chimneyville Weavers & Spinners Guild members
will teach you how with:
• Live demonstrations of wool processing, dyeing,
spinning, weaving and knitting
• Hands-on weaving activities for kids and adults

Questions?
601-373-2495, dhstringer@gmail.com

Mississippi Craft Center
950 Rice Road, Ridgeland, MS 39157
601-856-7546, www.craftsmensguildofms.org


When:
Saturday, April 11, 2015 10:00 AM thru 04:00 PM
Where:

Craftsmen's Guild of MS

950 Rice Road

Ridgeland, MS 39157

craftsmensguildofms.org

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Saturday, April 11, 2015Community Festival/Event

8th Annual Township Jazz Fest

8th Annual Township Jazz Fest

When:
Saturday, April 11, 2015 12:00 PM thru 07:00 PM
Where:
The Township at Colony Park
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Sunday, April 12, 2015Arts & Crafts

Fly Tying with Roger Pearson

Fly Tying with Roger Pearson
 

Fly Tying with Roger Pearson

Time: 2-4 pm

Date: April 12th, 2015

Class Fee (including materials): $40

Class Description: Students will learn to tie three different and most versatile fishing flies.

Interested in this class? Call, Jennifer Wolfe at the Craftsmen’s Guild of Mississippi at (601)856-7546 or email her at education@mscrafts.org.


When:
Sunday, April 12, 2015 2:00 PM thru 04:00 PM
Where:

Craftsmen's Guild of MS

950 Rice Road

Ridgeland, MS 39157

craftsmensguildofms.org

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Wednesday, April 15, 2015Other Events

Mississippi Transportation Commission

Mississippi Transportation Commission
Transportation Commissioner Dick Hall and The Mississippi Transportation Commission cordially invite you to attend a RIBBON CUTTING for I-55 Split Diamond East Frontage Road.

TIME:  10:00 A.M.

RSVP to 601-359-7035

When:
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 10:00 AM
Where:
Intersection of Colony Park Boulevard and East Frontage Road
For More Info:
Mary Beth McCullouch
601-359-7035
mmccullouch@mdot.ms.gov
www.mdot.ms.gov

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Friday, April 17, 2015Sports & Recreation

Ridgeland OBO Tandem Rally

Ridgeland OBO Tandem Rally
Welcome to Ridgeland’s OBO…Mississippi’s Inaugural Tandem Rally. We’ll be “One Behind the Other” in discovering Ridgeland, Mississippi and a weekend full of cycling, food and festivals.

When:
from Friday, April 17, 2015 2:00 PM
thru Sunday, April 19, 2015 4:00 PM
Where:
Ridgeland, Mississippi
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Friday, April 17, 2015Health/Wellness Event

2nd Annual Get Your Kicks on Sports Ball

2nd Annual Get Your Kicks on Sports Ball
Join the Partnership for a Health Mississippi at 'Get Your Kicks On Sports Ball'.  Tailgating, hors d'oeuvres, cash bar, silent auction, fun and dancing as we raise money to help combat childhood obesity throught the Just Have a Ball program.

For more info or to purchase tickets, visit www.healthy-miss.org.

Live entertainment by Jesse Robinson.

Silent Auction items can be viewed online.

Complimentary Beverage Ticket with purchase of event ticket.

Semiformal attire and your BEST sneakers requested!

When:
Friday, April 17, 2015 7:00 PM thru 09:00 PM
Where:
The South Warehouse
627 E. Silas Brown Street
Jackson, MS
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Saturday, April 18, 2015Community Festival/Event

Green Oak's Spring Open House

Green Oak's Spring Open House
 

When:
Saturday, April 18, 2015 10:00 AM thru 02:00 PM
Where:
Green Oak Garden Center
5009 Old Canton Rd.
Jackson, MS 39211
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Saturday, April 18, 2015Arts & Crafts

Ridgeland Fine Arts Festival

Ridgeland Fine Arts Festival
Come enjoy a sampling of Ridgeland’s elevated art forms – from visual to cultural and culinary to musical!

The Ridgeland Fine Arts Festival was named a TOP TWENTY EVENT by the Southeast Tourism Society and among the TOP 100 U.S. ART FAIRS by Art Fair Sourcebook in 2011 and 2012.

Enjoy a splendid weekend of events that showcases some of America’s finest artists offering artwork that is creative, inventive and unique.  Chosen by a panel of independent jurors, selected media include clay, drawing/pastels, fiber, glass, jewelry, mixed media, painting, photography, printmaking, sculpture and wood.

When:
from Saturday, April 18, 2015 10:00 AM
thru Sunday, April 19, 2015 5:00 PM
Where:
Renaissance at Colony Park
Ridgeland, MS
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Saturday, April 18, 2015Arts & Crafts

5th Annual Arts on the Green

Artisan's Village; Live Performances; Online Auction; Children's Green; Earth Balloon; Little Green Dress Fashion Show; Garden Tea Party

When:
Saturday, April 18, 2015 11:00 AM thru 04:00 PM
Where:
St. Andrew's Episcopal School
Ridgeland Campus at 370 Old Agency Road
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Saturday, April 18, 2015Community Festival/Event

Kidgits Planet Helpers

In honor of Earth Day, the Simon Kidgits Club is gearing up to give kids a fun and interactive lesson in being eco-friendly! On Saturday, April 18 from 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m., local families will get the chance to “go green” and learn ways to keep the environment clean and healthy during the Simon Kidgits Club Little Planet Helpers event. There will also be giveaways and other engaging educational activities for guests of all ages to enjoy. Grab the whole family and get in on the environmentally friendly fun!

FREE for Simon Kidgits Club Members; $5 for nonmembers includes an entire year of fun activities.


When:
Saturday, April 18, 2015 2:00 PM thru 03:30 PM
Where:

Northpark Mall, Center Court

1200 E. County Line Rd.

Ridgeland, MS 39157 

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Saturday, April 18, 2015Community Festival/Event

Sante' South Wine Festival

Sante' South Wine Festival
An international showcase of the world's premier wines and some of Mississippi's most succulent culinary delights.  Since 2006, the festival has grown into the largest wine and culinary extravaganza in the state and is a signature event for the greater capital city area, generating proceeds for the Alzheimer's Association Mississippi Chapter.  Sante' South affords a rare opportunity for the wine enthusiast to speak directly with the winemaker and features exceptional wines and fine food samplings from top Miss. restaurants.

When:
Saturday, April 18, 2015 6:00 PM thru 09:00 PM
Where:
Renaissance at Colony Park
For More Info:
Mary Beth Wilkerson
601-605-5252
info@visitridgeland.com
www.santesouth.com

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Sunday, April 19, 2015Arts & Crafts

Calligraphy Class

Paperglaze offers beginners courses on calligraphy.  Learn how to set up your space, prepare your calligraphy nibs for writing, and learn the basics of the alphabet.  The cost of the workshops includes a pen holder, nibs, calligraphy practice paper, a bottle of black ink, Paperglaze exemplars, and a stained, wooden ink well.   All of this is yours to keep after the course. Door prizes are given as well as refreshments.

Register by email: shannan@paperglaze.com 


When:
Sunday, April 19, 2015 1:00 AM
Where:
Mississippi Craftsmen Guild                         
For More Info:
Shannan Inman
318-916-1116
shannan@paperglaze.com
paperglaze.com

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Tuesday, April 21, 2015Arts & Crafts

Blacksmithing Intensive with Lyle Wynn

Blacksmithing Intensive with Lyle Wynn
 

Blacksmithing Intensive with Lyle Wynn

Time: 6-9 pm

Date: April 21, 28, & May 12, 19, 26

Class Fee: $210

Additional Material Fee (Paid directly to the instructor): $40

Class Description: Come out and join us for a Blacksmithing Intensive Class where Lyle Wynn goes beyond the basics. This class will give you a more in depth knowledge into the Craft of blacksmithing as you progressively work with Lyle in various techniques.  Prerequisite:  Students must have already taken his blacksmithing class before or have instructor’s approval.

Interested in this class? Call, Jennifer Wolfe at the Craftsmen’s Guild of Mississippi at (601)856-7546 or email her at education@mscrafts.org.


When:
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 6:00 PM thru 09:00 PM
Where:

Craftsmen's Guild of MS

950 Rice Road

Ridgeland, MS 39157

craftsmensguildofms.org

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Thursday, April 23, 2015Health/Wellness Event

DEMENTIA: Diagnosis. Care. Prepare

DEMENTIA:  Diagnosis. Care. Prepare
A THREE PART SERIES OPEN TO THE COMMUNITY AND TO THOSE LIVING WITH ALZHEIMER'S OR DEMENTIA

April 23:  The Signs and Symptons of Dementia and Alzheimer's
              The stages of and progression of Dementia and Alzheimer's
              Medications and their effects on the elderly
              Expectations of a gero psychiatric facility

June 18:  Legal and financial preparation
              What's the difference between power of attorney and conservatorship
              Living will and trusts

August 30:  How do we help the caregiver?
                 The financial burden on the caregiver
                 Tips to organize and de-clutter your home if a family member moves in
                     with you or your loved one's home

When:
Thursday, April 23, 2015 11:00 AM thru 01:00 PM
Where:
Broadmoor Baptist Church
1531 Highland Colony Parkway
Madison
For More Info:
St. Dominic's Behavioral Health Services
601-200-3147

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Thursday, April 23, 2015Community Festival/Event

2015 Project REZWAY

Keep the Rez Beautiful is a nonprofit organization in your community. Our main goals have been to reduce litter, promote recycling, beautify the community and provide a venue for environmental education.

On April 23, 2015 we are holding our fourth annual fundraiser Project Rezway at the MS Craft Center in Ridgeland, MS.  The gala event features a recycle fashion show in which participants display outfits made of made of 75% recyclable materials. We use this event as a way to raise awareness to the importance of recycling.  Project Rezway recycle fashion show continues to be a highly anticipated event for KRB, Barnett Reservoir Foundation and the MS Crafts Center.  https://www.facebook.com/pages/Keep-the-Rez-Beautiful/185955218107774

When:
Thursday, April 23, 2015 6:00 PM thru 09:00 PM
Where:
April 23rd at the Mississippi Craft Center located on Rice Road in Ridgeland MS 

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Friday, April 24, 2015Other Events

Keep Ridgeland Beautiful Great American Cleanup

Keep Ridgeland Beautiful Great American Cleanup
Keep Ridgeland Beautiful is reaching out to area businesses to get involved in this year's Great American Cleanup campaign April 24 - May 16.  

All neighborhoods, chuches, citizens and organizations in Ridgeland are invited to participate.  Form a team and register with Keep Ridgeland Beautiful.  Once registered, free trash bags from event sponsors will be availabe for you to pickup from Ridgeland City Hall.  A simple cleanup report will be completed upon conclusion of the project.  

Have fun, take photos, and most importantly, enjoy making Ridgeland more beautiful!  Any hazardous waste collected can be delivered to Household Hazardous Waste Day Saturday, May 16 at Holmes Community College from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

When:
from Friday, April 24, 2015 8:00 AM
thru Saturday, May 16, 2015 5:00 PM
Where:
The City of Ridgeland
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Saturday, April 25, 2015Arts & Crafts

Woodturning with Adrian Sturdivant

Woodturning with Adrian Sturdivant
 

Woodturning with Adrian Sturdivant

Time: 9 am-5 pm

Date: April 25, 2015

Class Fee for Beginners (including materials): $110

Class Fee for Intermediate-Advanced Students: $110 + $50 material fee

Class Description: This basic course is taught according to The American Association of Woodturners, Inc. “Woodturning Basic” manual. The other two courses are inclusive of the above manual and thence directed according to the needs of the class participants.

Location: The class is held at Adrian Sturdivant’s Studio at 224 Bay Park Drive, Brandon MS 39047. Bay Park Subdivision is the first subdivision on the Rankin County side of the Reservoir.

Interested in this class? Call, Jennifer Wolfe at the Craftsmen’s Guild of Mississippi at (601)856-7546 or email her at education@mscrafts.org.


When:
Saturday, April 25, 2015 9:00 AM thru 05:00 PM
Where:
 

Craftsmen's Guild of MS

950 Rice Road

Ridgeland, MS 39157

craftsmensguildofms.org

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