Binford Chapel U.M. Church of Duck Hill will host a Lupus Awareness Program on Saturday, May 6 at 3 p.m.  The program will take place at the church.  There will be refreshments, door prized, and free information.  Everyone is welcome to attend and help bring awareness to this disease affecting many in our community.  For more information, please contact Seshadrial Miers at 662-809-6600.

Shady Grove U.M.W. Church will be presenting their Third Umbrella Pageant Extravaganza on May 6 at 6:30 p.m.  The pageant will take place at the Kilmichael Community Center.  Admission will be $5 for adults, $2 for children 7 through 12 years old, and children under 7 years old are free.  Refreshments will be available for purchase.

The Heroines of Jericho Friendship Court #180 is sponsoring an opportunity for all City of Winona election candidates to express themselves to the public on May 1 at 6 p.m. at the Montgomery County Courthouse.  No questions will be accepted from the audience at this time.

NAR-ANON Family Support Group meets every Monday at 7 pm at 116 Quitman Street in Winona.  The Nar-Anon Family Groups are a worldwide fellowship for those affected by someone else's addiction.  As a 12-step program, we offer our help by sharing experience, strength and hope.

Miracles Happen group of Narcotics Anonymous meets on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 7 p.m. at 116 Quitman Street in Winona.  NA is a nonprofit fellowship of men and women for whom drugs had/has become a major problem.  We meet regularly to help each other stay clean.  We are not interested in what or how much you used, but only in what you want to do about your problem and how we can help.

There will be a gospel singing at the Stewart Fire Department located on Hwy 82 in Stewart on April 8 at 6 p.m.   The singing will feature Reborn from Jonesboro, Arkansas, the Ricky Pounders Family from Alabama, Bonnie Williams from Winona, and Grandma Lynne from Stewart.  Admission is free, but a love offering for the groups is greatly appreciated.  Concessions will be available.  Everyone is welcome.  For more information, call or tet 662-744-2234, 662-440-0133, or check out "Angie's Gospel Music Page" on Facebook.

Winona Career and Technical Center wil be hosting a blood drive on Tuesday, April 4, from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m.  Health Occupations Students of America at WCTC invite the community to participate.  The blood-mobile will be located in front of the Health Science room of the Winona Career and Technical Center on Applegate Street.

The North Mississippi Beekeepers Association meets every third Monday at 7 p.m. at the Mississippi State Extension Service office located 618 Summit Street in Winona.

Montgomery County Extension will host a Walk-A-Weigh exercise class on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday each week from noon to 1 p.m.  This is a low-impact exercise class that is open to everyone.  For more information, please call Anna Austin at 283-4133.

Montgomery County 4-H Scouts meet every Monday at 4 p.m. at the extension office.  For more information on this club, contact volunteer leader, Artie Bibbs.

Master Gardener Training will be held February 28 through April 4, 2017, via interactive video at the Montgomery County Extension office.  Classes will be every Tuesday and Thursday from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.  Cost of the training is $90.  Deadline to register for this training is February 10, 2016.  Please call the office at 283-4133 for more information.