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February 05, 2018

A historic African American library, a Jewish synagogue, and two Jackson elementary schools have been listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

January 19, 2018

On Saturday, January 27, the Grand Village of the Natchez Indians will hold the 11th Moon program, where local storytellers will share traditional Native American tales outdoors on the grounds near a bonfire.

January 12, 2018

At noon on Wednesday, May 2, as part of the department’s History Is Lunch series, Ellen B. Meacham will discuss her new book "Delta Epiphany: Robert F. Kennedy in Mississippi."

January 12, 2018

On Thursday, January 18, the editors of a new biography of Cook, a Welty biographer, and a living historian will trace Cook’s life while focusing on the interactions between Eudora Welty, her family, and Fannye Cook.

January 12, 2018

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation is supporting free admission to the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum and Museum of Mississippi History from Saturday, January 13, through Tuesday, January 16.