Happy Holidays from the Greater Belhaven Market!
TO MARKET TO MARKET - LAST CHANCE THIS SEASON!
Light and Glass
Flours by Chris
V & V Mushrooms
Note: The Greater Belhaven Market qualifies
If you'd like to help at the Market,
Vendors and products vary every week at the Market. Please be aware that WE OFTEN HAVE LAST MINUTE CHANGES which occur after What's Fresh goes to press. We appreciate your understanding as unexpected adjustments are made.
|We would like to give a special thanks to OUR SPONSORS and encourage you to patronize them because without them, the Market would not be and we all know how much we love OUR MARKET!|
|TRUSTMARK BANK (www.trustmark.com|
BAPTIST MEDICAL CENTER (www.mbhs.org),
MCDADE'S MARKET (www.greaterbelhaven.com/info/mcdades.html),
DAILY EQUIPMENT (www.dailyeq.com),
HENRY LAROSE REALTORS - BELHAVEN (www.henrylarose.com), THE GREATER BELHAVEN NEIGHBORHOOD FOUNDATION (www.greaterbelhaven.com),
REGIONS BANK (www.amsouthbank.com)
THANK YOU!!!We would like to give a special thanks to OUR SPONSORS and encourage you to patronize them because without them, the Market would not be and we all know how much we love OUR MARKET!
|Please remember that if you don't support local businesses, you won't have local businesses!|
Don't forget, if you are looking for something special at The Market, let us know and we will do our best to find it for you! Be sure and let these vendors know how important they are to Your Market and neighborhood.
The Greater Belhaven Market is open every Saturday morning from 9-1, April through December.
The Market is located in the McDade's Parking Lot at 904
E. Fortification St., Jackson, MS 39202 just east of the intersection of Fortification
and Jefferson Streets in the Belhaven/Belhaven Heights district.
From I-55 North or South, take the Fortification Street Exit, #96C and head west towards State Street. Look for the banners at McDade's.
You can find directions and a Google map to the Market at http://tinyurl.com/mqpbl
From the Belhaven Improvement Association
Be sure to check out the new, redesigned Greater Belhaven Neighborhood Foundation Websiteat
Note: your browser must be Flash-enabled to view the development Flash animation.
On it you will find a link to the GBNF information site which has links to the BHCA, BIA, GBSA, and Market pages. You can also reach the information site directly at
Dorothy Hawkins reports that her family has been "adopted" by a black cat - she's sweet-tempered and obviously looking for a new home, but the Hawkinses aren't able to keep her. If anyone is interested, please contact Dorothy at firstname.lastname@example.org
Also, Elizabeth Jackson has found a sweet-looking young male dog (under a year) - appears to be a golden retriever/Australian shepherd mix. Quite friendly, however he does have some human fear, but not dog fear. If he's yours, or to discuss further, please contact Elizabeth at 601.750.2740.
A special offer from the folks at ARTichoke: Aren't you tired of going to the malls and shopping centers dealing with all those surly sales people? Carmen, Sheri, Anne and Carmen are filled with the Christmas spirit and want to share it with you. We're right in your neighborhood, just around the corner. It doesn't take much of that precious and expensive fuel to get here. A special offer to all of our loyal customers. We're offering 10% off everything in the store. This includes original artwork, antiques, great candles (recognized by the Craftsmen's Guild of Mississippi), fabulous artisan body products, one of a kind hand crafted jewelry, etc. Get your last minute Christmas gifts here and we'll put it in a pretty gift bag for you.
Last day to purchase gift certificates for enrichment classes. The Millsaps Continuing Education Office is open through Dec. 20 and then will be closed until Jan. 2. Call 60l-974-1130 today to give the gift of learning.
Recycling pickup is tomorrow! (Friday, December 21st)
From all of us at BIA, a safe and happy holiday to all of you. Remember that if you are traveling over the holidays, please tell the neighbors and ask them to keep an eye on everything, pick up the newspapers and so on - and if you're a GBSA member, you can also enlist Securitas to do house checks for you while you are gone.
Be sure to visit the GBSA (Greater Belhaven Security Association) webpage at
for information about how to keep your home safe through the holidays and the rest of the year. Membership in the GBSA is only $30/month.
The Securitas Patrol Car number (goes directly to the patrol vehicle) is 601-720-6452
Greater Belhaven Neighborhood Foundation Chairman Jim Kopernak was interviewed by the Northside Sun this fall - a link to the article follows:
The BIA (Belhaven Improvement Association) webpage is at www.greaterbelhaven.com/info/bia.html
The BHCA (Belhaven Heights Community Association) webpage is at www.greaterbelhaven.com/info/bhca.html
• CITY OF JACKSON TELEPHONE NUMBERS
NOW ON GBNF WEBSITE at
• New Stage
There is always something exciting going on at New Stage!
Open the door and keep coming back to New Stage Theatre! Help us reach our goal of 5,000 subscribers! Have your entire year planned in advance, get great seats AND help out the theatre! Early Bird rates for season tickets are available now until July 31. Season tickets include all five main stage shows, and prices range from $60 to $90 depending on the package you choose. To subscribe, call the New Stage box office at (601) 948-3531 or come to box office located at 1100 Carlisle Street in the Belhaven neighborhood in Jackson.
Doubt by John Patrick Shanley (Drama)
February 26-March 9, 2008
First Baptist of Ivy Gap by Ron Osburne (Southern Comedy)
April 22-May 4, 2008
The Fantasticks by Tom Jones and Harvey Schmidt (Musical Comedy)
May 27-June 8, 2008
Open the door and keep coming back to New Stage Theatre! Our 42nd season is now available and we need you to help us reach our goal of 5,000 subscribers!! Are you tired of calling in to make reservations for each show? Don't want to hear that the seat you want is not available? Call now and reserve your season subscription for our dynamic and compelling season of five shows! Flexipasses and mini-flexipasses are also available. Don't delay-call or stop by the box office today! Subscription forms are in your playbill or online at
• Please note that All New Stage tickets can be purchased at the box office, located inside the Jane Reid Petty Theatre Center, by calling the theatre at (601) 948-3531, or ordered online through their website at
NEED SOME EXERCISE? SWIM! at the YMCA pool right in Greater Belhaven!
Check out the YMCA website at http://i55.jacksony.org
• HAVE A POOL PARTY AT THE Y! For additional information, please call Lane or Meg at 601.948.3090, or stop by 860 East River Place (go east on Fortification, cross the Interstate, take 2 rights and 1 left!)
Yahoo map to the Downtown YMCA here
• KARATE AT THE DOWNTOWN YMCA!
Attention Belhaven residents! The Downtown YMCA has one of the most prestigious Karate instructors in the city, Rex Everett. Rex is a 4th degree black belt, and has traveled with his students all over the nation and world for competitions. Most recently, 2 of his students were chosen in Miami to be part of a team of 24 in the nation to travel to Germany to compete.
Everett's Karate is right in the neighborhood at the Downtown Y---convenient and top of the line! Rex teaches youth 5 and up as well as adults.
Y-members only pay $20.00 monthly (another GREAT reason to join the Y!), and the non-member price is $55.00 monthly. For more information, please contact Rex @ 601-978-3536.
Bright Lights, Belhaven Nights 2007 photos here
Belhaven Jam Photos