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Library Scheduled Christmas Story Time, Tree Decorating

    Blackmur Memorial Library will have a Christmas story time and Christmas tree decorating Thursday, Nov. 20, from 4-6 p.m. Parents are invited to bring their kids to the library to help us decorate our “Charlie Brown Christmas Tree” and to enjoy Christmas stories and snacks while dressed in their coziest pajamas.
    There will be ornaments for children to make and hang on the tree and members of the Friends of the Library will be reading some Christmas favorites. If you have any questions, please contact the library at (662)473-2444 or

Operation Christmas Child Collection Starts Monday

    It’s that time of year again! Operation Christmas Child Collection Week will begin Monday, November 17, and continue to Monday, November 24. I know that you have shoeboxes packed and are just waiting to bring them to the collection center, the CAC at Water Valley First Baptist Church.
    The Center’s hours will be Monday, November 17-Saturday, November 22, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; Sunday, November 23, 1 p.m.-3 p.m.; and Monday, November 24, 8.-11 a.m.
    It would be helpful if you have a large number of shoeboxes if you could bring them in on one of the week days.
  Volunteers are still needed to help pack the shoeboxes into cartons at the center. If you are interested in helping, please call Vivian Gilley at 473-2829.
Billy Adams Band Takes The Stage At The VFW Saturday Night
    The regular Saturday Night dance will be held at VFW Post 4100’s home, located at 11535 Highway 315, west of Water Valley, on November 15. The Billy Adams Band will provide the music. Everyone is invited to come out to dance, or just enjoy the music.

Arts Council Participants Will Be Marching And Kazooing In Parade

    The Water Valley Arts Council will be marching and kazooing in the Christmas parade, December 6. The group will be costuming – decorating bikes, buggies or anything on wheels. Kazoos, drums and found instruments will be played while marching. If interested in being part of the parade please call Pati D’Amico or Bill Warren at 662-473-0972. P.S. – The sparklier the better!

Public Is Invited To Holiday Open House At Blackmur

    The public is invited to a holiday open house at Blackmur Memorial Library Tuesday, Dec. 9. The open house will begin at 3:30 p.m. and will last until 5 p.m. Refreshments will be served. The open house is being presented by the Blackmur Library Board of Directors and the Friends of Blackmur Memorial Library. If you have any questions, please contact the library at (662)473-2444 or

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