MS Science Fest Comes to the LeFleur Museum District for a Third Year

MS Science Fest Comes to the LeFleur Museum District for a Third Year

JACKSON, Miss. – In 2016, with support and assistance from The Franklin Institute, the Mississippi Children’s Museum piloted the first MS Science Fest. They hosted 23 exhibitors from across the state and saw over 600 visitors to the one-day event. In 2017, working together, the four museums of the LeFleur Museum District (LMD) hosted nearly 100 businesses and agencies and had over 3,300 visitors. Reflecting on the success of the Read more »
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October 01, 2018
2018 WellsFest to Benefit Growing Up Knowing

2018 WellsFest to Benefit Growing Up Knowing

JACKSON, Miss. – The 35th annual WellsFest will be held Saturday, Sept. 29, at Jamie Fowler Boyll Park next to Smith-Wills Stadium on Lakeland Drive. Presented by Wells United Methodist Church, the festival has been named one of the Top 20 Events for September 2018 by the Southeast Tourism Society. Family-friendly, alcohol- and drug-free with no admission or parking fee, WellsFest features: a 5K run and walk (starting at the Mississippi Read more »
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October 01, 2018
Dr. Phillip Ley Now Offers a Saturday Clinic Option

Dr. Phillip Ley Now Offers a Saturday Clinic Option

Dr. Phillip Ley’s clinic, located at 1020 N. Flowood Drive, in Flowood, will be open on designated Saturdays throughout the year. The first Saturday clinic was August 18. For information about other scheduled Saturday clinics call Dr. Ley’s office at 601-933-6132. "I want to provide an opportunity for working women to visit our clinic,” says Dr. Ley. “We will be offering the services we provide on a normal clinic day. This Read more »
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October 01, 2018
October is National Dyslexia Awareness Month

October is National Dyslexia Awareness Month

October is set aside as National Dyslexia Awareness month with the express purpose of helping friends, family and the wider community understand the challenges posed by a diagnosis of dyslexia. According to the official definition of the International Dyslexia Association, dyslexia is a specific learning disability that is neurobiological in origin. It is characterized by difficulties with accurate and/or fluent word recognition and by poor spelling and decoding abilities. These difficulties Read more »
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October 01, 2018
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