The 23rd annual Alcorn State University Extension Small Farmers Conference will be held March 24-26 at the Jackson Convention Complex in downtown Jackson. "Using Smarter Innovations to Strengthen Agriculture" is the conference theme. Registration is $45 (single) or $80 (couple); for more information call Alcorn Extension at (877) 427-9536 or visit www,smallfarmersconference.org.
Microsoft Word and Excel classes
The Coahoma Community College Workforce Development Center is offering free Microsoft Office computer classes from 9-10:30AM and 1:30-3PM on Mondays and Wednesdays. For more information call (662) 621-4302.
First United Methodist Church lenten lunch
Lunch will be served and donations are appreciated. Today's speaker is Pete Johnson. The church is located at 405 East Second Street in Clarksdale; for more information call (662) 624-8596.