Mary C. O’Keefe Cultural Center

Meet the Mary C. O’Keefe Cultural Center

Amazing things are happening in South Mississippi.  Only if Mary C. O’Keefe could see what her love and dedication has produced.  Her inspiration has caused many people from all backgrounds, cultures and nationalities to pull together and form this phenomenal cultural center.  Mary C. O’Keefe devoted her time and effort to her students and their parents. Because of her love for education and dedication to her community, exciting things have been put into effect. Named after Ms O’Keefe, the center reflects who she was and what she loved.  The cultural center is a representation of her attitude towards growth and education.  The center is a beautiful place where you will have fun learning new things. It’s all about learning and giving back to the community.

The mission of The Friends of The Mary C. O’Keefe Cultural Center is to inspire citizens to engage in the arts, culture, and education, while serving as stewards of the landmark 1927 public school building. The building alone tells many stories of art, history, and culture.  Many individuals, businesses, groups, and organizations have come together, making it possible to for people, young and old to continue learning. Events of all sorts are held here. Mary O’Keefe’s passion is still alive and in motion.  They have a variety of classes available. To learn more about the The Mary C. O’Keefe Cultural Center and classes that are being offered, please visit :

Beyond Expectations Productions,LLC sponsored the Mary C O’Keefe’s commercial, to help spread the word about this great place. The support has been amazing. We are asking for your continuous help in our effort to keep art alive. Please watch then share this to whatever platform you choose. Click link to watch:

About the author: Barbara Watkins