Published 12:00 am Thursday, October 26, 2000


MASONIC LODGE Barbecue; 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday; tickets are $5 for adults, $3 for children.

REUNITE SOCIAL AND CIVIC CLUB “Battle of the D.J.s;” 9 a.m.-until, Saturday; Club 2000; admission, $3.

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LADIES AUXILIARY AMERICAN LEGION POST 213 1618 Main St.; pre-Halloween dance; 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Saturday; music by “DJ Horseman;” tickets, $2 in advance, $3 at the door.

MISSISSIPPI BPW WEST CENTRAL DISTRICT 7 tonight, Piccadilly; topic will be domestic violence.

WOODMEN OF THE WORLD Weiner roast and hayride; 6 p.m. Saturday; 638-2495.

IVYETTES 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Rolling Acres Community Center; pictures for calendar will be taken; 634-1233.

VICKSBURG CRUISERS CAR CLUB Wear costume for old car cruise; 5 p.m. Friday, Goldie’s Trail Barbecue; Dave Derrick, 638-7717, after 4 p.m.

VICKSBURG COIN CLUB 7 tonight; Vicksburg Clinic; will discuss holiday meetings, bring item for auction.

KEEP VICKSBURG-WARREN BEAUTIFUL Membership party and fall celebration; 5:30-7:30 tonight; home of Easy and Barbara Biedenharn, 1619 Vicklan St.; first lady Melanie Musgrove will speak; business casual.


LEVI’S – A Gathering Place 7-10 p.m. Saturday, 3327 Clay St.; music by Magnolias and Moonshine; no alcohol; no cover charge.

SOUTHERN HALLOWEEN 3:30-5:30 p.m. Tuesday; Southern Cultural Heritage Center; Halloween tales, treasures and treats with activities for the family; best costume prizes for children and adults will be awarded at 5.

PHI BETA SIGMA “BACK TO THE ’70S JAM” 9 p.m. Saturday; Battlefield Inn Mississippi Room, 4137 I-20 Frontage Road; $5 admission; prize for best-dressed couple.

VICKSBURG ART ASSOCIATION Clay workshop; 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Saturday, 1-4:30 p.m. Sunday and Nov. 11; Constitution Firehouse Gallery; slab construction using press molds; $30 for members, $40 for non-members plus clay and glazes ($15-20); to register; 638-5022.

COMMUNITY EDUCATION AND HEALTH FAIR 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday; We Care Outreach Complex, 902 China St.; Jackie Allen, Yarvannia Malone or Keith Barnes, 638-0085.

VICKSBURG JAYCEES HAUNTED HOUSE 7:30-11 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Oct. 31 at The Valley; featuring actors, including a vampire and wolf man; not recommended for children younger than 7; $5 per person, and all proceeds benefit the Vicksburg Child Abuse Prevention Center; Lee Thames, 638-8741.

BARE BONES HALLOWEEN VEHICLE SHOW For pre-1973 vehicles; 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Saturday; Vicksburg Factory Outlets; $15, pre-entry fee includes games, free dash plaque, goodie bag and a chance at the grand prize; Fat Boys Fall Fling burger and sausage picnic; Sunday at Grand Gulf Park for pre-1973 vehicles; $5 per carload; Dave Derrick, 638-7717.

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

VICKSBURG SENIOR CENTER Today: 2:30, Wal-Mart SuperCenter October birthday party; 3:30-4:30, learn to draw faces; 5:30-6:30, intermediate computer class; Friday: 10 a.m., bean bag baseball; 1-4 p.m., open play dominoes and Canasta; Monday: 10 a.m., NIA exercise; 11-noon, violin lessons; 11-noon, advanced computer class; 6-8 p.m., couple and line dance.


WAYSIDE BAPTIST FALL FESTIVAL 6151 Jeff Davis Road; 5 p.m. Saturday; Larry Haggard, 636-3271, or Selina Worthy, 634-0635.

VICKSBURG CHURCH OF GOD Crafts and bake sale; 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday; Indiana Avenue and Lee Road; proceeds benefit building fund.

NEW MOUNT PILGRIM DEACON PROGRAM 6 p.m. Saturday; music by the Evergivens Male Chorus; the Rev. Henry J. Williams is pastor.

UNIFIED CHRISTIAN CONFERENCE AND BREAKFAST New Rock of Ages and Second Union Churches, combined conference; 8 a.m. Saturday; New Rock of Ages, 2944 Valley St.

GOSPEL EXPLOSION 2000 7 p.m. Saturday; E.D. Straughter Building; guests: “Fantastic Trumpet Gospel Singers of Jackson, Cherry Hill Mass Choir of Maruge, La., Jimmy Cotton, Julia Cosey, JoAnn Burks, Singing Disciples and the Rev. Terry Moore, all of Vicksburg.

STANDFIELD M.B. Hallelujah Evening Praise Service; 3 p.m. Saturday; all ages welcome.

OAKLAND BAPTIST FALL FESTIVAL 2-5 p.m. Saturday; free admission.

UTICA CHRISTIAN CHURCH GOSPEL SINGING 7 p.m. Saturday; will feature New Life Quartet of Purvis; 885-6875.

CEDAR GROVE MASS CHOIR “Evening of Praise;” 5:30 p.m. Saturday, 3300 Grange Hall Road; the Rev. Glenn Turner is pastor.

TRIUMPH M.B. COAT/SWEATER DRIVE Donations of items in good, clean, wearable condition sizes 0-adult will be accepted; drop items off 10 a.m.-noon each Saturday at the church multipurpose building; Cloria Jones, 636-6635, Valencia Jones, 636-5191.

LUTHERAN CHURCH OF THE MESSIAH GERMANFEST 4-7 p.m. Saturday; bratwurst, potato salad, baked beans and desserts; $4-5; hotdog plates for $2.50; eat-in or take-out; 301 Cain Ridge Road; 636-1894.

BRADLEY’S CHAPEL UNITED METHODIST Annual fall festival; Saturday at the Oak Ridge Youth and Community Center; dinner of beef or chicken spaghetti, 5-8 p.m., eat-in or take-out available; $5, adults, $3, children; carnival begins at 6 p.m.; costumes judged at 7 p.m.

MOUNT CARMEL M.B. HALLELUJAH NIGHT 6 p.m. Saturday; 2629 Alma St.; talent show; refreshments.

LOCUST GROVE M.B. Rededication and open house; 7 p.m. through Saturday; 2:30 p.m. Sunday; guests include: the Revs. Byron Maxwell, Larry Clark and Thomas Bernard, Dr. Michael Reed, Ida Bass, Johnny Sims and choirs.

PORTERS CHAPEL UNITED METHODIST Annual Smorgasbord; Saturday; crafts, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.; lunch 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; adult, $6; children under 12, $3.


CARRIE COOPER BURN FUND Lunch and bake sale; 11 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Saturday, Bovina Cafe.

WCHS BIG BLUE Catfish dinner sale; 11 a.m.-1 p.m. and 5-7 p.m. Saturday; take-out only; $6; pick up at the band hall.

BINGO FOR THE BAND 7 p.m. Saturday; Knights of Columbus home on Fisher Ferry Road; for St. Aloysius band.