Published 12:00 am Friday, October 20, 2000


TOASTMASTERS Noon Monday, Corps of Engineers building, 4155 E. Clay St.; improve your speaking, listening and thinking skills; for more information, call 636-0736.

KIWANIS Noon Tuesday, Maxwell’s; Charles Riles ESQ. will give a program on Cedar Hill Cemetery.

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PARKVIEW AUXILIARY Saturday in the dining/conference area of the hospital; 8:30 a.m., board meeting; 9:30, social; 10, general meeting; all members are urged to attend.

JSU ALUMNI Vicksburg Warren County Chapter 5:30 p.m. Monday; Vicksburg District executive conference room.

VICKSBURG CONSISTORY NO. 110 7 tonight; Masonic Temple.

BROADWATER LODGE NO. 55 Stated business meeting; 7:30 p.m. Saturday; 2000 assessments due; all Prince Hall Masons are welcome.

ROSA A. TEMPLE CLASS OF 1971 Reunion planning meeting; 4:30 p.m. Sunday; Vicksburg District Corps of Engineers; contact Robert Crear, 638-6816, or Barbara Hubbard, 638-5092.

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS $1,000 drawdown for council home improvements; 7 p.m. Sunday; tickets are $25 each and admit two people for free food and draft beer; door prizes; for more information, contact Ed Canizaro, 636-7354 or 638-7325.

NAACP FREEDOM FUND BANQUET 6 p.m. Saturday; St. Mary’s Center, 1512 Main St.; Charles Tisdale, publisher/owner of “The Jackson Advocate” will speak; Charlotte Tyler Price of Vicksburg will sing from her CD; tickets are $25; 638-8495 or 638-9047.

VICKSBURG ALCORN ALUMNI Meeting; 7 tonight at “The Hut.”

REUNITE AND SOCIAL CIVIC CLUB DANCE 9 p.m.-until, Saturday; “The Hut;” $3 admission.

ALPHA KAPPA ALPHA No monthly meeting Saturday; 634-1233 for more information.


CUB SCOUTS PACK 104 TALENT SHOW 6:30 p.m. Thursday; Bowmar School auditorium; admission will be items that are needed for pet care or pet hygiene, all items will be donated to the Humane Society.

BARE BONE AUTO SHOW Sponsored by Vicksburg Factory Outlets and Vicksburg Cruisers Car Club; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday; the outlet mall parking lot; antiques, classics, street rods and modifieds; food available; free.

SALVATION ARMY FALL HARVEST FESTIVAL Carnival; 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesday; tickets are $.25.

WCHS HALLOWEEN CARNIVAL 1-5 p.m. Saturday; food, fun and games; costume contest at 4.

BEECHWOOD ELEMENTARY H.O.S.T.S. OPEN HOUSE 9:30 a.m. Oct. 27, north cafeteria; HOSTS students, parents and volunteers welcome; information: 638-3874, 885-8535, 634-0079 or 638-2177.

OAK RIDGE OPRY 7 tonight; Oak Ridge Youth Center; featuring the Oak Ridge Band; refreshments available.

VFW POST 10734 FALL FESTIVAL 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; Saturday; 5305 Indiana Ave.; pony rides, haunted house, cake walk, apple bobbing and more.

CEDARS REUNION MEETING 3 p.m. Saturday; 2957 Mount Alban Road; contact Velma, 634-8602, or Irma, 638-8670.

LEVI’S – A Gathering Place 7-10 p.m. Saturday, 3327 Clay St. (across from Holiday Inn); those looking for a wholesome place to meet new friends, enjoy music by Southwinds; cappuccino, regular and flavored coffee, fountain drinks and sweets; game room with pool table and more for children; no cover charge.

WESSON ANNUAL FLEA MARKET 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Saturday; Main Street of Wesson.

EAGLE FEST 2-6 p.m. Saturday; games, barbecue and more; Porters Chapel Academy.

412TH ENGINEER COMMAND v Rummage sale/community day; 7 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday; $.25 hot dogs and drinks; police and fire departments will be guests; Humvee showing; all proceeds go to support the family readiness group.

THIRD ANNUAL RED TOPS REVISITED Dance and reception honoring the Red Tops Band; Saturday: cocktail buffet, 7:30-9 p.m.; dance 8:30-midnight with the Ben Shaw Band with guest performer Rufus McKay; tickets, $45 in advance or at the door; Southern Cultural Heritage Complex.

VICKSBURG SENIOR CENTER Today: 1 p.m., safety and independent living for seniors; Monday: 10 a.m., NIA exercise class; 11 a.m.-noon, violin lessons; ; 11-noon, advanced computer class; 2:15-3:30, painting a craft with Barbara Hamilton of the Craft Store; 6-8, couple line dance; Tuesday: 9-10 a.m., beginner piano; 10-11, beginner computer class; 10:30, seniors read to Miss Lottie’s library children; 1-2 p.m., learn to play the dulcimer; 1-4, open play dominoes and Canasta; 3:30-5, water color art class.


NEW ROCK OF AGES Youth choir rehearsal; 3 p.m. Saturday.

VICKSBURG CHURCH OF GOD Corner of Lee Road and Indiana Avenue; craft show and bake sale; 10 a.m. Saturday; Vicksburg Factory Outlets under the white tent.

KING SOLOMON BUSINESS MEETING 3:30 p.m. Saturday; all members are asked to be present.

ST. ALBAN’S EPISCOPAL Dinner on the grounds, rummage and white elephant sale and country market; 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, 5930 Warriors Trail; red beans and rice dinners; take-outs available; $6 adults, $3 children 10 and under; children’s activities, jellies, preserves, homemade baked goods, frozen casseroles and more; 636-6687.

BETHLEHEM M.B. CHOIR REHEARSAL 3055 N. Washington St.; noon Saturday; Kevin Winters is musician.

REDBONE UNITED METHODIST COUNTRY FAIR 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday; barbecue chicken, crafts, baked goods, kudzu jelly, white elephant sale; 10 percent of proceeds go to the Haven House; 638-7485.

CALVARY FISH FRY 5-7:30 p.m. Saturday; Calvary Baptist Church, 2878 Old Highway 27; $6 per plate, carry-out only; tickets available from youth or by stopping by the church; 636-7501.

PORTERS CHAPEL UNITED METHODIST Annual Smorgasbord; Oct. 28; crafts, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.; lunch 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; adult, $6; children under 12, $3; baked goods, florals, crafts, sweats, T-shirts, calendars and mugs.