John Grisham Room, Charles H. Templeton Sr. Music Museum open on football gameday
The John Grisham Room and Charles H. Templeton Music Museum at Mitchell Memorial Library will be open prior to the Bulldogs' home football game versus LSU on Sept. 16 from 1:30-5 p.m.
The John Grisham Room displays materials and memorabilia from the writings and achievements of best-selling author and MSU alumnus John Grisham. It also serves as a presentation and conference suite for seminars, receptions, lectures and other functions related to teaching, research and service.
The Charles H. Templeton Sr. Music Museum tells the story of the "business of music" with its collection of musical instruments, recordings and sheet music. Visitors can view and listen to early phonographs created by Thomas Edison; gramophones produced by Columbia and Eldridge Johnson; cylinder and disc-type music boxes; organs; organettes of paper roll and cob varieties; and self-playing accordions.
Admission is free, and all are welcome. Call (662) 325-6634 to book a guided tour.