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Weekend Happenings

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"Hey Hey Its Esther Blueburger" will be shown Saturday during the Jewish Film Festival at Millsaps College.

Tonight head on out to the Trunk Show at Dream Beads at 5 p.m. Then you can catch some blues with King Edward at Underground 119 at 9 p.m. If jazz is more your thing, cruise over to Hal & Mal's for Rhonda Richmond, also at 9 p.m.. Pyinfamous, Ulogy, Sycology and DJ Phingaprint will be at Monte's Seafood at 9 p.m., then have breakfast at midnight. None of these grabbing your attention? Check out more on the JFP Events Calendar

Saturday morning you can load the kiddos up and head to Square Books Jr. for story time at 10. Leave those kids with dad, moms because the Jackson National Organization for Women is having a meeting at Charles Tisdale Library at 2:30. Saturday is National Yoga Day, and you can take a free beginner's class at Joyflow Yoga at 11:30 or 2 p.m. Those of you not into independent films can head to MSU Riley Center in Meridian for Los Lobos at 7:30 p.m. Larry the Cable Guy will be at the Vicksburg Convention Center for his "Tailgate Party Tour." If none of these fills a rainy night of fun for you, check out the JFP Music Listings.

The rainy forecast for Saturday night makes it a perfect evening to check out the Jewish Film Festival at Millsaps College. "Hey Hey It's Esther Blueburger" is a coming-of-age comedy about a girl who re-enters school pretending to be a Swedish exchange student. The film starts at 7:30 p.m. with a reception at 6:30 in the Millsaps College Academic Complex Recital Hall. Read JFP's review of the film. or visit Best Bets for all hottest weekend happenings.

Saturday morning you can load the kiddos up and head to Square Books Jr. for story time at 10. Leave those kids with dad, moms because the Jackson National Organization for Women is having a meeting at Charles Tilsdale Library at 2:30. Saturday is National Yoga Day, and you can take a free beginner's class at Joyflow Yoga at 11:30 or 2 p.m. Those of you not into independent films can head to MSU Riley Center for Los Lobos at 7:30. Larry the Cable Guy will be at the Vicksburg Convention Center for his "Tailgate Party Tour". If none of these fill a rainy night of fun for you check out the JFP Music Listings

Sunday is the last day to see Christy Henderson's work at Southern Breeze Gallery: hours are 10 a.m. -5 p.m. Check out our JFP Restaurant Listings to find a great place for brunch beforehand, like Fitzgerald's, where Andy Hardwick will be performing. Rhythm Masters performs at Shucker's from 3-7p.m. Get your sing on at Footloose with karaoke from 7-11 p.m. Singing not your thing? Cultural Expressions will host open-mic poetry at 8 p.m. Don't forget your weekend gear at the JFP Swag Store for cups, hat, t-shirts and much more. Is something missing? To make sure your event is listed on the JFP calendars, send the information to [e-mail missing] or [e-mail missing], or add your event yourself. It's easy!

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