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Stone County and The Mary C:

Red Creek Currents Day

Finding Your Communities Voice through the Arts

Using story gathering/telling to share your community’s story. An interactive journey through story gathering and sharing.

Visiting Instructor: Kathryn Lewis

Day/Date: Saturday, March 4th

Time: 10:00a.m.

Price: Free

The Dulcimer Petting Zoo

Learn to “pet” the dulcimer-a stringed instrument considered to be an ancestor of the piano.

Visiting Instructor: Karen McQueen

Day/Date: Saturday, March 4th

Time: 2:00p.m.

Price: Free

Red Creek Currents Gallery Opening 

Reception by the Culinary Arts Program at Stone High School will be offering dishes that feature Stone County farms and businesses.

(6:00 pm: Gallery Talk-Sandra Cassibry, Daniel Calcote, Shanna Murray Luke)

 Tentative Menu

Beef Carving Station

Assorted rolls, Sauces, and Accompaniments

Stonnington Farm

Black-eyed Pea Cakes with Red Pepper Aioli

Savory Goat Cheese Puffs

G&M Goat Farm

Salted Caramel Gelato

“Milk and Honey”

Creole Cream Cheese Gelato with Honey Tuile

Country Girl’s Creamery

Coy Bee Company

Fresh Fruit

Day/Date:  Saturday, March 4th

Time: 5:30-7:00 p.m.

Price: Free

 

A Gathering of Heroes

“A Gathering of Heroes: Stone County Stories” is an original production written by Tonya Hayes based on the oral history of Stone County collected by the Telling Trees project in collaboration with the Stone County Arts Council.  The play is about a young man searching for a hero in his community for a school project and finding that not only are there many everyday heroes in his community, but he finds the knowledge that he too can be a hero for others.

Day/Date: Saturday, March 4th

Time: 7:00p.m.

Price: Members: $8.00/ Students: $8.00 / Adult: $10.00