Events

February

Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month

  • Working with local middle and high schools promoting healthy relationships versus controlling or abusive ones.

April

Child Abuse Prevention Month

  • Pinwheels for prevention
  • Party in the Park – April 30, 2019 – Avent Park 5-7pm

          Free food, games, and resources for children and families

Sexual Assualt Awareness Month

  • Sexual Assault March around Oxford Square – April 2, 2019
  • Take Back the Night at The University of Mississippi – April 16, 2019

May

International Chief of Police Conference – May 20-24th

July

LOU 4th of July Celebration

  • All day events starting with Children’s parade in the morning, activities and music in the Grove during the afternoon, and a large firework display that night.

October

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

  • Love Shouldn’t Hurt campaign throughout the community.
  • Love Shouldn’t Hurt ribbon displays for businesses and community members.