Published 12:00 am Wednesday, October 4, 2000


VICKSBURG CRUISERS “Bare bones Halloween vehicle show” for pre-1973 vehicles; $15, pre-entry fee includes free dash plaque and goodie bag, games and a chance at the grand prize; show will be 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27; for more information, contact Dave Derrick, 638-7717.

BLESSED VIRGIN MARY SODALITY v 5 p.m. Saturday to recite the Rosary and to attend the 5:30 Mass; St. Paul Catholic Church; all members urged to attend.

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AMERICAN LEGION TYNER FORD POST 213 Regular meeting 7:30 p.m. Thursday and 7:30 p.m. Monday; all members please bring a food item Thursday.

CAMILLE ART AND LITERARY Meeting; 10:30 a.m. Saturday; Shoney’s; Mary Walker Anderson is hostess.

ASHMEAD CHAPTER DAR 5:30 p.m. Thursday; Piccadilly; the Rev. Tommy Miller, director of the Good Shepherd Center, will speak.


SONS OF CONFEDERATE VETERANS Meet at 6 p.m. Thursday at Goldie’s Trail Bar-B-Q on Washington Street; the program will be “Save the Mississippi State flag;” open to the public.

ATTIC GALLERY Various demonstrations featuring members of the Mississippi Craftsmen Guild; 10:30 a.m. Saturday; guests include Nieb Stribling, wood turner; Ann Baker, potter; Joe Williams, carving wood canes; and Barbara Stribling, jewelry; 638-9221.

SCHC Archaeology week activities: Monday: 4-5 p.m., after-school archaeology hour (ages 6-12); Tuesday: 7 p.m., auditorium, Presentation on Civil War steamboat wrecks on the Yazoo River; Oct. 11: 10-11 a.m., Diggin’ Dirt archaeology preschool story time and activity hour (ages 3-6); Oct. 14: 9 a.m., Mound tour led from Vicksburg through the Delta National Forest; 631-2997.

MOTIVATIONAL WORKSHOP 10 a.m. Thursday; Vicksburg District Corps of Engineers; observance of Hispanic Heritage month; Marla Bennett will speak on “Marvelous Kids and Parents: Increasing Self-Esteem for You and Your Kids.”

WARREN COUNTY FORESTRY FIELD DAY Saturday; call the county agent’s office for details and reservations, 636-5442.

OLD COURT HOUSE FLEA MARKET Booth space remains available; 10-by-10-foot space costs $25; limit two; 14-by-18-foot food space costs $35; all profits benefit the museum.

PARKINSON’S DISEASE SUPPORT GROUP 2 p.m. Thursday; Vicksburg Medical Center Cafeteria; 638-1877.

TRI-COUNTY HEALTH GROUP Second annual community update; 1-5 p.m. Thursday; meet physicians and staff and tour the facility; entertainment by the Vicksburg-Warren Choral Group; refreshments; 629-9500.

DEPRESSION SCREENING 2-7 p.m. Thursday; Grace Christian Counseling Center, 1414 Cherry St.; refreshments; free.

NATIONAL DEPRESSION SCREENING DAY 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursday; Warren-Yazoo Mental Health Center; confidential and free.

GED AND ABE CLASS REGISTRATION 6 tonight; Hinds Community College, Highway 27.

GED, ABE AND ESL CLASSES Registration for the second six weeks; 8:30-12:30 Monday; Good Shepherd Community Center.

VICKSBURG SENIOR CENTER Thursday: 8:30, NIA exercise; 9-11, senior swim time; 9:30, beginner bridge; 1 p.m., SuperValu/Sack & Save bingo; 3:30-4:30, learn to draw faces; 5:30-6:30, intermediate computer class; Friday: 10 a.m., bean bag baseball; 1 p.m., Mexican dominoes tournament


NEW ROCK OF AGES Auxiliary, presidents and secretaries will meet with the pastor at 6 p.m. Saturday at the church.

NEW MOUNT PILGRIM Catfish and barbecue chicken dinner sale; 11 a.m. until, Saturday; $5; will deliver, 638-3406.

CALVARY BAPTIST CHILDREN’S REVIVAL Pizza party; 6 p.m. Saturday followed by program at 7; worship will be at 11 a.m Sunday; 2878 Old Highway 27.

SOLID ROCK PENTECOSTAL CHURCH DEDICATION 7:30 p.m. Friday; 4945 Highway 61 N.; the Rev. G. R. Travis, district superintendent, will speak; a reception will follow; call 636-0692 for more information.

FIRST CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE Revival; 7 p.m. through Friday; 6 p.m. Saturday; 10:50 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday; the Rev. John Hay, district superintendent emeritus of the Indianapolis District in the Church of the Nazarene, will speak.

BROWN CHAPEL M.B. REVIVAL Military Avenue; 7 nightly through Friday; speakers will be the Revs. Jessie Brown, Henry Mayfield, Sammie Brown Jr., Troy Smith and Jessie Brown, pastor.

TRIUMPH M.B. FALL BTU GENERAL SESSION 124 Pittman Road; 6:30-7:30 through Friday.

BELMONT M.B. MEN’S CONFERENCE 4446 Charlie Brown Road, Utica; 7:30-9 p.m. through Thursday; the Rev. Larry Faulkner, interim pastor of Desire Community Baptist Church in New Orleans, will be guest speaker; the Rev. Phillip Burks is pastor.


BAKE/HOT DOG SALE Homemade cakes, pies, cookies, breads and more; 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday; Stonewood Apartments, 1309 Mission 66.