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October 25, 2018
Thursday, October 25, 6:30–9 p.m. at Historic Jefferson College. Ghost Tales around the Campfire & Halloween Duck Hunt. Families are invited to listen to (not too scary) ghost tales around a bonfire. Afterwards, children can search the grounds and buildings for rubber ducks, which they get to keep. Bring a blanket, flashlight, and bag. Free, for more information call 601-442-2901 or email

October 27, 2018
Saturday, October 27, 10 a.m.–4 p.m. at Historic Jefferson College. Black and Blue Civil War Program. Hear about the new Museum of Mississippi History and the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum during the morning session and view living historians during the afternoon. Bring a blanket or chair. Free, for more information email or call 601-442-4719.


December 03, 2018 - December 28, 2018
December 3–28, 8 a.m.–5 p.m. at Historic Jefferson College. Celebration of Christmas Trees. Schools and community and home educator groups may adopt a Christmas tree. After decorating, classes will receive a brief history lesson, Christmas story, and refreshments. Reservations required. Deadline to register is November 30. The trees remain up through the holiday season for public viewing. To reserve a tree, contact Kay McNeil at