News and Updates

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MCM Sees Exhibit Construction Progress for First Satellite Campus in Meridian

Exhibits for Mississippi Children’s Museum’s first satellite campus in
Meridian are well under construction at Heartland Scenic Studio in
Omaha, Nebraska.

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St. Andrews Episcopal School Student Madison Word Named MCM June Volunteer of the Month

St. Andrew’s Episcopal School student, Madison Word, was named Volunteer of the Month for June at Mississippi Children’s Museum (MCM).

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Special Edition Summer 2020 Playbook

In This Issue:

COVID-19-Children Ask the Experts, How Schools Are Facing The Virus

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Mississippi Children’s Museum – Meridian launches a new campaign to celebrate community supporters.

Mississippi Children’s Museum - Meridian launches a new campaign to
celebrate community supporters. The Mississippi Children’s Museum -
Meridian recognizes the generous, faithful support of its donors.

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Nickelodeon’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles™ Share Secrets of the Sewer, Ninja Tactics, and Teamwork at Mississippi Children’s Museum!

Turtle Power! Nickelodeon’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Share
Secrets of the Sewer, Ninja Tactics, and Teamwork at Mississippi
Children’s Museum!

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MCM to reopen June 23

Mississippi Children’s Museum is announcing a
reopening date of June 23 and is excited to welcome children and families back
through its doors! New ticketing procedures and expanded cleaning protocols
have been implemented in response to recommended health and safety
guidelines.

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MCM Meridian Name the Barnyard Exhibit Cow

The Mississippi Children’s Museum - Meridian invites everyone to cast a
vote for the name of its friendly life-sized cow that will be included in its
barnyard exhibit.

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MCM COVID-19 Resources & Response

Mississippi Children’s Museum and Mississippi medical professionals
answer children’s COVID-19 questions and provides free, at-home
learning resources to school districts and Head Starts.

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Spring 2020 Playbook

This year, our Mississippi Children’s Museum (MCM) will turn 10
years old, and I almost can’t believe that it’s been a decade since
we opened our doors.

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Mississippi Children’s Museum – Meridian Celebrates Dr. Seuss’ Silly Birthday

The Mississippi Children’s Museum - Meridian provides
children an opportunity to experience characters from some of Dr.
Seuss’ most-beloved books.

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Partnership Promotes Talking with Children From Birth

The Mississippi Children’s Museum (MCM)
received a grant totaling $150,000 from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF)
supporting a partnership between the Barksdale Reading Institute (BRI) and
MCM to develop the early literacy initiative TALK From the START: Growing
Mississippi Readers.

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MCM Meridian Seuss Day Media Advisory

The Mississippi Children’s Museum - Meridian will host Dr.
Seuss’ Silly Birthday Celebration on Saturday, February 29 from 9:00 am - 12:00
noon at The Mississippi Arts & Entertainment Experience (The MAX) in
downtown Meridian on the corner of Front Street and 22nd Avenue.

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