Trace^Pathways Farm in Learned, Miss. is hosting educational farm tours through Nov. 8, 2013 for schools and families. The farm is located about 25 minutes from Jackson, near Port Gibson off of Hwy. 18. Activities include a Haystack Pathway, where patrons will get an opportunity to interact with farm animals, horses and other wildlife, and tackle a large hay maze. Other activities include a Scarecrow Pathway, a hayride and a healthy Me-Popcorn Pathway, where children will learn the connection between healthy living and agriculture. Contact Trace^Pathways at 601-497-8189 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
The NASCAR Fueling Your Dreams Tour is coming to Downtown Union Station in Jackson from Oct. 31 to Nov. 2, 2013. The tour brings in stock cars, actual simulators for the real feel of the big-motor speedways and actual NASCAR drivers. Kids and parents will get a chance to take photos with drivers and get autographs, and learn about the science of racing. Admission is free, but a fundraiser is scheduled for Friday, Oct. 31 at noon at the Old Capital Inn at 226 North State Street. All proceeds will benefit Agape Community Development Corporation’s Leadership Initiative, REB Racing Motor Sports Academy and MSI Youth Foundation.