Friday Night Injury Clinic https://www.umc.edu/Healthcare/Orthopaedics/Sports%20Medicine/Friday-Night-Injury-Clinic.html
At the Friday Night Injury Clinic, each student-athlete will be examined and treated by a UMMC Orthopaedics expert. The physician’s time is free of charge, though patients are charged for any additional services.
Located at the University Physicians Pavilion, Suite D on the UMMC campus in Jackson.
Open Fridays, 9-11 p.m., or until the last student is seen.
Walk-ins are welcome, but if possible, call ahead at (601) 815-4721.
Cornhole for a Cure Tournament Saturday, August 18, 2018 3:00 pm Reunion Beach, Madison, MS The 64-team, double-elimination cornhole tournament is a fundraiser benefitting people with cystic fibrosis through the Steps for Shep Foundation. The organization works to fund research for a cure and raise awareness, in addition to assisting patients dealing with the disease. https://stepsforshep.com/event/cornhole-cure-tournament/
2018 SWAC Kickoff Party Saturday, August 18, 2018 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm Walter Payton Center at Jackson State University, Jackson, MS The Blue Bengal Athletic Association hosts the annual kickoff party in support of SWAC football programs. Henry Rhodes and the Mo-Money Band perform. Includes food, drinks, dancing and more. https://www.facebook.com/events/912833192257489/
Choctaw Fanfare Saturday, August 18, 2018 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Mississippi College Clinton, MS The event features coaches, players and administrators from Mississippi College. Participants can enjoy photo opportunities, question-and-answer portions and more in anticipation of the upcoming football season. https://securelb.imodules.com/s/1153/rd18/interior.aspx?sid=1153&gid=1&pgid=1325&cid=2732
RUNable $5 5K Thursday, August 16, 2018 6:00 pm Outback Steakhouse, Flowood, MS The family-friendly 5K run/walk raises funds for Children's of Mississippi, helping to pay for renovations and construction of a new hospital tower. The route is dog- and stroller-friendly. No registration required. https://www.facebook.com/events/434662790352112/
Moman & Harris 5K Run/Walk Saturday, August 18, 2018 7:00 am New Hope Baptist Church, Jackson, MS The 22nd annual race is a fundraiser for New Hope Christian School and features awards, door prizes, a one-mile fun run and a tot trot. https://www.newhope-baptist.org/
Bowling for Charity Saturday, August 25, 2018 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Metro 24 Bowling Center, Jackson, MS Lynch Lodge No. 2 hosts its annual four-person-team bowling tournament. Trophies awarded to the top three teams, along with monetary contributions to the charities of their choosing. Registration deadline is Aug. 16. https://www.facebook.com/events/1892679487701929/
South Central Summer Games Saturday, August 25, 2018 Sunday, August 26, 2018 8:00 am - 4:00 pm Three Lions Crossfit Richland, MS The fourth annual indoor and outdoor crossfit competition features prizes for the top finishers. Each athlete or team performs three workouts over the course of the day and one mystery workout. https://www.facebook.com/events/190423901649965/
Run for the Ribbons Saturday, August 25, 2018 University of Mississippi Medical Center Pavilion Jackson, MS The 5K run/walk is to raise awareness for the five primary gynecologic cancers, with proceeds benefitting the gynecologic oncology fund to further education and patient services. Also includes a 100-yard tot trot for children under age 12. https://raceroster.com/events/2018/18726/run-for-the-ribbons-5k
Make a Miracle Superhero 5K & Fun Run Saturday, August 25, 2018 Madison Central High School, Madison The annual superhero-themed run/walk is a fundraiser for the Batson Children’s Hospital. Superhero costumes are encouraged. https://raceroster.com/events/2018/14588/make-a-miracle-superhero-5k-and-fun-run