Scarecrows needed for 3rd Annual Scarecrow Trail

Choctaw County Master Gardeners will hold our 3rd annual Scarecrow Trail October 21-31 at the Walking Track on Main Street in Ackerman.  We would like to invite groups, businesses, churches and individuals to make a family-friendly scarecrow.  Scarecrows should be turned in October 21 from 4 pm-6pm at the Walking Track.

New this year, is the Pumpkin Carving /Decorating Contest at Jack-O-Lantern Jam. Pumpkins, already carved or decorated, may be turned in at 4 pm Saturday, October 26 at the Walking Track.  You may take them home and the end of Jack-O-Lantern Jam.  More than one pumpkin may be entered. Ribbons will be awarded.

For more information on these events, contact the Choctaw County Extension Office at 285-6337, email dbanks@ext.msstate.edu or jhughes@ext.msstate.edu or message us on Facebook “Choctaw Extension”.