Leake County MSU Extension Service Upcoming Events


The Leake County MSU Extension Office has several upcoming events and activities.

A Visual Arts Workshop is held monthly and will meet at the extension office on Thursday, September 21st at 3:30 p.m. There is a $3.00 fee per person to participate. Please call 601-267-8036 if you plan to attend.

The Garden Club will have its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, September 26th at 6:30 at the Leake County MSU Extension Office. Daniel Logan and Ed Heidorn will present “Fruits of the Vine”. All are invited to attend. Please bring a finger food platter. For more information, contact Vicki Ganann at 601-267-8036.

A Statewide 4H Rabbit Show & Dog Show will be held at the Carthage Coliseum for any youth who would like to participate.  The rabbit show will begin at 9 a.m. and the dog show will begin at 5 p.m.  The entry fee per animal is $5 and are due by Friday, September 22nd.  Categories are: dog with the waggiest tail, best child handler (youth under 12), pretties/most handsome pooch (dogs 1-8 years old), puppy love (puppies under 1 yr old), musical mats, best trick, best dressed, old timers (dogs over 8 years old), and dog egg & spoon race.  For more information, contact Vicki Ganann at 601-267-8036.

The Capital Area MHV Fall Meeting will be held on Monday, October 2nd at 9 a.m. at Rocky Point Baptist Church with a reception luncheon to follow in honor of Ms. Betty Langston for her years of service award.  All Capital Area MHV members are invited to attend.  To RSVP, call Toni Boatner at 601-267-8036.

A Hunter’s Education Course will be held at the Leake County MSU Extension Office on Saturday, October 7th beginning at 8 a.m.  This course is for all ages.  Space is limited so call Vicki Ganann at 601-267-8036 to sign up and reserve a spot.