Mr. Manship’s Mystery Rooms

Event by: Manship House Museum
Where: Manship House Museum, 420 E. Fortification St., Jackson, MS


Mr. Manship’s Mystery Rooms are back with new challenges. Puzzle your way out of the new Level One H. G. Wells Time Machine room, or try the Level Five Uncle Luther’s WWI Mystery room. June 12-15, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. and June 16, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. $5 per person. Weekdays before 5 p.m. FREE. Reservations required. Call 601-961-4724 or info@manshiphouse.com.

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Magic Mondays

Event by: MS Children’s Museum
Where: 2145 Museum Boulevard Jackson, MS 39202


Magic Mondays
June 4,11,18,25
MS Children’s Museum will be open for a full day of imaginative play from 9am-5pm! Magic Mondays also include a special Food Lab program at 3:30pm. General admission applies or use your MCM membership for your visit!

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Visiting Artist Pam Kinsey

Event by: MS Children’s Museum
Where: 2145 Museum Boulevard Jackson, MS 39202


Visiting Artist: Pam Kinsey
Saturday, June 9 & 23
11:00 am
Come join us June 9th and 23rd for three-dimensional, creative art activities and workshop with local artist Pam Kinsey.

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Fam Friday

Event by: MS Children’s Museum
Where: 2145 Museum Boulevard Jackson, MS 39202


Fam Friday
Friday, June 29
5:00pm – 7:00 pm
Join us at Highland Village as we celebrate Fam Friday where we will continue our celebration of Thomas & Friends: Explore the Rails! with the oversize creative building blocks of Imagination Playground, train-painting activities, bubbles and fun activities for the whole family!

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Magic Mondays

Event by: MS Children’s Museum
Where: 2145 Museum Boulevard Jackson, MS 39202


Magic Mondays
July 2, 9, 16, 23
MS Children’s Museum will be open for a full day of imaginative play from 9am-5pm! Magic Mondays also include a special Food Lab program at 3:30pm. General admission applies or use your MCM membership for each visit!

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QI?DI! Brain Day

Event by: MS Children’s Museum
Where: 2145 Museum Boulevard Jackson, MS 39202


QI?DI! Brain Day
Wednesday, July 11
9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Join MCM for Question It? Discover It! –  Child Development Clinic Center for the Advancement of Youth! Learn about your ‘Happy Brain at Play’ with the University of Mississippi Medical Center’s Department of Pediatrics, Child Development Clinic Center for the Advancement of Youth. Children will experience their brain at play with imaginative, constructive, and active play. Included with general admission or MCM membership.

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Neon Night

Event by: MS Children’s Museum
Where: 2145 Museum Boulevard Jackson, MS 39202


Neon Night
Saturday, July 14
7:00 pm –11:00 pm
Get your tickets and gather your friends for MCM’s summer fundraising event, Neon Night! Young adults are invited to enjoy favorite local food truck favorites, signature drinks, and live music. Connect at the perfect summer social to support MCM’s initiatives and explore the museum. Attendees must be ages 21 and over. Neon Night is hosted by MCM Partners and sponsored by Bancorp South, Renasant Bank, Planet Fitness, Mr. and Mrs. Mike Jarvis, and Harper Raines & Knight.

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Lights, Camera, Imagination!

Event by: MS Children’s Museum
Where: 2145 Museum Boulevard Jackson, MS 39202


Lights, Camera, Imagination!
Sunday, July 22
10:00 am –12:00 pm
Be the face or the voice of MCM! Lights, Camera, Imagination is MCM’s annual talent search for children to represent the museum in local and regional advertising. Registration is required upon attendance of $15 per auditioning child. Museum admission is included with registration.

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Thomas Special STEAM Programming Day

Event by: MS Children’s Museum
Where: 2145 Museum Boulevard Jackson, MS 39202


Thomas Program Day
Saturday, July 21
10:00am – 2:00pm
Join us for a STEAM related, hands-on day filled with activities to engage children of all ages! We will explore science, technology, engineering, arts and math in messy and fun and ways with projects related to Thomas and Friends throughout the day! Included with general admission or MCM membership.

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Mosaics for Teens – Millsaps College Summer Enrichment Camp for Kids

Event by: Millsaps College Continuing Education
Where: Millsaps College


Mosaics for Teens
Director: Teresa Haygood
Cost: $120 (plus $40 supply fee to be paid directly to instructor)
Ages: 12-18
Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday, July 16-18, 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
This fun and intensive workshop is for teens interested in developing their skill in the ancient art of mosaics. Students will create an indoor mosaic wall hanging inspired by Van Gogh’s famous painting, ‘Starry Night’ using glass bits, beads, and tile. They will learn how to cut and shape glass, choose proper adhesives, and grout the final project. All tools and supplies will be provided by the instructor. Students will be able to take their project home at the end of class.

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