Calendar of Events

Brunswick stew fundraiser set The Clarkson-Fame Volunteer Fire Department will be having another Brunswick stew fundraiser to raise money for purchase of equipment and maintenance of the department.

The fundraiser will be Feb. 9 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Donations of ingredients for the stew or monetary donations will be greatly appreciated.

Gospel Explosion Gospel Explosion 2013 will be at 6 p.m. Feb. 16 at the National Guard armory on Highway 182 West in Eupora. The program will feature Musically Inclined, the Gospel Lite, the Gospel Travelers, the True Believers, the Forrest Brothers and the Gospel Warriors. Admission is $10 and doors open at 5 p.m. For more information contact Denise Perkins or Kaneisha Mays.

Quick Bites These Quick Bites programs are set for noon-1 p.m. at the Webster County Extension Office: • Feb. 14: “Secrets of Nourishing Weeds.” Weeds are some of the most underutilized and misunderstood plants out there. Common weeds such as dandelion, plantain and nettles provide the body with deep nourishment and repair. Come join us as two local herbalists, Mandi Sanders and Lindsay Wilson, teach us how to identify and integrate these common weeds into your life. • Feb. 28: “Tips for Meals on the Go!” If you’re living life in the fast lane, preparing tasty and nutritious meals can be a challenge. Join Carol Ball, registered dietician, to learn some tips to simplify mealtime in a healthy way. Call 258-3971 to register for either of these programs.

Story Hour Story Hour at the Maben Public Library is every Friday at 10 a.m. Come enjoy stories, music and other fun learning experiences for ages 3 to 6.

Story Time Story Time at Webster County Public Library in Eupora is every Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. Children ages 3-6 are invited to attend and enjoy stories and activities.

AA meetings Alcoholics Anonymous meets Wednesdays from 7:30-8:30 p.m. and Saturdays from 5-6 p.m. at North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora in the Education Conference Room.

Bingo at VFW Bingo is every Saturday at 6 p.m. at VFW Post 3806 in Eupora.

Longview Opry Enjoy music, refreshments and fun at the Longview Opry on Highway 12 in Longview every Saturday at 7 p.m. Talent is welcome. Admission is free.