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March 26, 2014
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Our mission at Jackson Downtown Development Corporation (JDDC) is to increase property values, recruit quality business and upscale residential housing, create new investment, and promote the arts and cultural enrichment in downtown Jackson
NOW SERVING BRUNCH!!!
One of downtown Jackson's newest eateries is now offering brunch! ComeUnity Cafe is now open each Saturday from 9:30 AM-1:00 PM for a delicious serving of a healthy brunch. If you are downtown on Saturday morning, stop by the restaurant at 218 E. Main Street!?
LUNCH WITH LAMAR
RE-TOOL YOUR SCHOOL
Lane College is involved in a competition with other Historically Black Colleges and Universities to win a $50,000 grant from Home Depot to make campus improvements!
Lane College is asking the community to vote each day from computer, tablet or cell phone up until April 14th.
To vote for Lane, visit www.retoolyourschool.com/votenow
JDDC Property of the Month: 111 N. Liberty Street
This property is located in the heart of Downtown Jackson, right next door to City Hall. It is 2200 square feet and can be used for retail or office space!
For more information on this property, call 668-7078 or visit?http://townandcountryrentals.com/properties/111-n-liberty-jackson-tn-38301/
JDDC Investors of the Month:
Click on each logo for more information!
Thank You for your continued support of JDDC!
Wednesday, March 26
Tasha Cobbs in Concert
Grammy & Stellar Award winning Gospel singer Tasha Cobbs comes to Jackson to perform her biggest hits! Joining her in this concert will be Vonda Cooper, Kimberly Jones & The Tennessee State University New Direction Choir.
Doors Open: 5:00 PM Showtime: 6:00 PM
Tickets may be purchased by calling the Civic Center Box Office at 731-425-8587
Thursday, March 27
Wine Glass Painting Party
Join AnyArt for this paint party doing art on wine glasses. This class will be instructed by Alicia Cole
Cost: $40 (2 glasses)
6:30 PM-8:30 PM?
To reserve your spot for this class, call 554-3495
Tuesday, April 1
Summer Performing Arts Camp Registration
There will be 3 camps for young people interested in Performing Arts to take part in:
June 2-13 (ages 10-13) 9 AM-2 PM $120
June 16-20 (ages 5-7) 9 AM-12 PM $60
July 14-18 (ages 8-9) 9 AM-2 PM $70
To register, you may call 425-8397, 425-8396 or register in-person at 314 E. Main Street. Registration begins at 8 AM
Saturday, April 5
Jumpstart Jackson Walk
Join Mayors Jerry Gist, Jimmy Harris and hundreds of other Jackson residents for this walk promoting healthy living!
Carl Perkins Civic Center
10:00 AM-Walk Begins
March 3-April 28
Acrylic and Oil Paintings Exhibit
This exhibit is a showcase of acrylic and oil display featuring a variety of subjects by artists from Jackson and surrounding areas.?
9:00 AM-4:30 PM
FREE of charge
March 3-April 29
"Gathering 6" Exhibit
This exhibit is a group show featuring the works of contemporary local, regional, and national artists working in a variety of media.
UPCOMING EVENTS TO WATCH FOR!!!
*Women in Business Luncheon: April 10
*WRAP Pancake Breakfast: April 12
Ballroom Dance Class-LIFT Wellness Center-Mondays: 7:30 PM
FitFirst- First United Methodist Church-Tues?& Thurs 4:15 PM
African-American Literature Book Club-JMC Library-Every 3rd Tuesday: 6 PM?
Yoga Classes-LIFT Wellness Center-Tues & Weds: 6:30 PM
Open Mic Night- The Downtown Tavern-Tues: 8-11 PM
Mid-Week Downtown Worship Service- First United Methodist Church-Wednesdays: 12 PM-12:30 PM
Rockabilly Line Dance Class-?Rockabilly Hall of Fame-Tues: 6-8 PM
Preschool Story Time- Jackson-Madison County Library- Tues 10:30-11:30 AM; Fri 9:30-10:30 AM; 10:30-11:30 AM
Farmer's Market-Tues-Sat: 7AM-4PM or until vendors close
DAR Genealogy?Session- Jackson-Madison County Library-1st Tues: 5-7 PM
Jackson Art Association?Meeting- Skyline Drive Church of Christ-?1st Tues: 7-8 PM
Original Music Wednesday- The Downtown Tavern- Wed: 9 PM
Girls Night Out- Charlie Bulldogs- Thur 5 PM
West Tennessee Homebrewers-St. Luke's Episcopal Church-Every 1st Thursday: 6:30 PM
Britt Brother's Band LIVE!- Rockabilly Hall of Fame-Friday Night Dances: 7 PM
Friendly Frank's Flea Market- Jackson Fairgrounds-1st Weekend Monthly?
Watch and Timepiece Show- N.C. & St. L. Depot Railroad Museum- ? 1st Sat Monthly: 10-12 PM
Jackson Chess Club- Green Frog Coffee Co.- Sundays: 2-4 PM
THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT OF JDDC!
Aeneas Internet & Telephone
AT & T
Bank of Jackson
Bobby & Sheila Arnold
First South Bank
Healthy Community, LLC
Rainey, Kizer, Reviere and Bell
Spragins, Barnett & Cobb, PLC
Southwest TN Development District
University of Memphis-Lambuth
Byrd and Byrd Law
The Downtown Tavern
First State Bank
First United Methodist Church
Green Frog Coffee Co, LLC
Roy & Beth Heatherly
Holmes, Rich & Sigler, PC
Horton & Associates
Jackson State Community College
Lee R. Sparks, Attorney at Law
Main Street Publishing
Masterfit Medical Supply
New Southern Apartments
Red Art Studios
Resource Federal Credit Union
RJ Young Company
TEC Environmental Laboratories, Inc.
Thompson & Smith Insurance
The Jackson Symphony
Waldrop & Hall Attorneys
Elegant Events/Lunch at the Lady
Healthy and Happy Naturally
International Rockabilly Hall of Fame Museum
Jim & Jennifer Ferrell
Junkman Scrap Hauling Service
Land Office Realtors
Lambuth Area Neighborhood Association
Nell Huntspon Flower Box
Oz Rare & Used Books
Nelson Community Development Group, LLC?
St. Luke's Episcopal Church
Tourism Association of Southwest TN
Jackson Downtown Development Corporation
314 East Main St.
Jackson, TN 38301