For the 12th consecutive year, the Charles H. Templeton Ragtime and Jazz Festival is bringing the spirit and sounds of the late 19th and early 20th centuries to Mississippi State University's Mitchell Memorial Library Thursday through Saturday, March 22-24.
It's back -- the Columbus-Lowndes Public Library System's Edible Book Festival.
Downtown Columbus Spring Open House is just around the corner.
Spring is only days away and it's time to plan gardens and get hands dirty.
On Thursday, March 22, the Nell Peel Wolfe Lecture Series hosted by Mississippi University for Women's Gordy Honors College will feature John T. Edge, director of the Southern Foodways Alliance and author of "The Potlikker Papers: A Food History of the Modern South."
Following his highly regarded "Desperation Road" in 2017, Michael Farris Smith, associate professor of English at Mississippi University for Women, has a forthcoming novel scheduled for March release and already receiving advance rave reviews.
The Meet the Author series at Mississippi University for Women's Fant Memorial Library continues Wednesday with visiting writer and Tuscaloosa, Alabama-native Elizabeth Findley Shores from 5-7 p.m.
Charles W. Calhoun, a historian who specializes in the political history of the United States from 1865 to 1900, is the featured speaker for Mississippi State's 16th annual John F. and Jeanne A. Marszalek Speaker Series.
A unique show that brings secrets to light and has led audiences across the country to both laughter and tears will be at Mississippi State Monday.
On Monday evening, the Mississippi University for Women Department of Music will host Alexey Trushechkin, an internationally renowned pianist, in an evening of Russian solo piano music.
Rainwater Observatory in French Camp will offer a free program called "The Secrets of Orion" Friday at 7 p.m., presented by observatory director Edwin Faughn.
Mississippi State University Extension Agent Reid Nevins shares a saying: "The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago, and the second best time is now."
Mississippi University for Women will host its second annual Music by Women Festival Thursday through Saturday, March 1-3.
Award-winning journalist Lisa Ling will speak at Mississippi State on Monday as part of the MSU Student Association's Global Lecture Series.