Wednesday, March 1, 2017 6:00 PM
Ridgeland Recreation & Parks is offering a Line Dancing Class every Monday evening. Advanced Line Dancing Class will meet at 5:00 p.m. – 5:55 p.m. Beginners Line Dancing will begin at 6:00-7:00 p.m. Classes will be held at the Ridgeland Recreational Center located at Old Trace Park. Darlene Epple is the instructor for the class. Cost of the class is $10/class or $40/month. Call Lynda at 601-856-6876 or email at HYPERLINK "mailto:email@example.com" firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Every Monday & Wednesday
Senior Fit Club
Ridgeland Recreation & Parks’ is offering an exercise class for senior adults called SENIOR FIT CLUB, every Mondays and Wednesday afternoon, at the Ridgeland Recreational Center. This class offers low-impact exercises geared towards senior adults. Strengthen muscles and improve your movement for a healthier lifestyle. This is a great class for those recovering from recent illness or surgery. This class is also good for those with Parkinson, multiple sclerosis, and other neurological diseases. The goal of this class is to improve balance, flexibility, and strength through stretching, light weights and light aerobic activity. Certified fitness instructor, Sally Holly, will be teaching this class. Cost of class is $10 a month. For more information, please call or email Lynda at 601-856-6876, email@example.com
Every Monday & Friday
Restoration & Relaxation
Ridgeland Recreation & Parks is offering Restoration & Relaxation Gentle Yoga for beginners. This is a great class for those who are beginning an exercise class or rehabbing from an injury. Offered at a slower pace this class will focus on the basics of yoga, breathe work and movement. These gentle movements will not add stress to the joints. Classes will meet every Monday and Friday, 11 a.m. –11:30 a.m. Cost is $5/class. To register, call Lynda at 601-856-6876 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Canton Community Blood Drive at
Big Daddy’s Pawn Shop
Mississippi Blood Services (MBS) will be holding a community blood drive in Canton on Monday, March 6, from 1 – 6 p.m. The MBS Donor Coach will be parked at Big Daddy’s Pawn Shop, located at 1976 Highway 43 in Canton. Donors will receive an MBS T-shirt. Donors can now check their total cholesterol on their MBSConnect Account.
Donating blood is safe, simple and it saves lives. Donors must be at least 17 years old (16 years old with signed parental consent, visit our Web site for a copy of the form), weigh at least 110 pounds and have a valid ID. Visit us at msblood.com or call us at (888) 90-BLOOD (902-5663) for information. You can also visit our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/give2live and follow MSbloodservices on Twitter. When you give, people live.
Madison County Mystery Readers
The Madison County Mystery Readers Book Club will host a SKYPE interview with award winning mystery author, Taylor Stevens. Taylor will discuss her Vanessa Michael Munroe series and will be answering questions about her writing. Join us on Tuesday, March 14th, 10:30 am, at the Ridgeland Public Library. This program is free and open to the public. For more information, please call (601) 853-8392.
Easter Bunny Wooden Door Hanger
Ridgeland Recreation & Parks’ is offering a perfect spring door or wall decoration for your home, on Tuesday, March 21, 2017, 1:30 – 3:00 p.m. It is an Easter Bunny Wooden Door Hanger complete with spring bow and (your) initial. Lisa Spurlock will be here to instruct us on how to make it. Cost of the class is $20 (this includes all the materials). Class size is limited. Please call Lynda at 601-856-6876 or email: email@example.com to sign-up for this class
Flora Spring Plant Swap
The Flora Spring Plant Swap, scheduled for 9 am Thursday, Mar. 30, 2017, will be held in the Flora Library meeting room. Bring 1 or 2 well-rooted plants to swap, and others if you want to share. Event is Free!
For information, call 601-879-8835 (Library) or 601-879-8252 (Janis)
Directions: Taking Hwy 49 to Flora, the South Flora exit at the Bank of Yazoo, the library is about a mile on the right. From Hwy 22, the library is a block off Main Street.
May 6 & 7
Gardens of Madison County
Madison-Ridgeland Academy's 23rd Annual Gardens of Madison County
Saturday, May 6, 2017
Sunday, May 7, 2017
Tour includes eight lovely and unique gardens, enhanced with tablescapes and presentations by local vendors. MRA campus features the Gardens Market & Cafe.
Advance tickets - $12
Tour weekend - $15