Published 12:00 am Monday, November 6, 2000


VICKSBURG WARREN CHAPTER JSU ALUMNI 5:30 Monday night, Vicksburg District (executive conference room); Gwen Taylor or Debra Goodman, 636-3429.

RIVER CITY BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL WOMEN 5:30 Monday night, Piccadilly; Sen. Mike Chaney will speak, 636-4150.

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LIONS Noon Wednesday, Maxwell’s; Allan Powers, principal of Vicksburg Catholic School, will speak.

KIWANIS Noon Tuesday, Maxwell’s; Warren County Supervisor Bill Lauderdale will speak.

STRINGER LODGE NO. 1 F&AM 7:30 Monday night; all Prince Hall Masons are welcome; Mason attire.

TRIAD 10 a.m. Wednesday; Senior Center, 801 South St.; Wayne Parker, director of the Leadership Council on Aging, will speak.

NATIONAL COUNCIL OF NEGRO WOMEN Monthly meeting, 5:30 p.m. Tuesday; Corps of Engineers office, Room 106.

COMPANY B 106TH ENGINEER ASSOCIATION Breakfast at Shoney’s on Tuesday.

UNITED DAUGHTERS OF THE CONFEDERACY 2 p.m. Thursday, Piccadilly; Ann Thornhill will speak on “Angels in the Battlefield.”

GOLD WING ROAD RIDERS Association MS Chapter E, potluck supper at 7 p.m. Tuesday; 2286 Jeff Davis Road, hostesses are Guy and Betty McAlister; Chandler Bonelli, 634-8406, or Lester Stonecipher, 636-7132.

NAACP FREE RIDES TO VOTING POLLS Tuesday, call 529-0859.


DIABETES EDUCATION CENTER Series of classes 6-8 p.m. Mondays in McAuley Chapel at ParkView Regional Medical Center; to register, call 619-5200.

GED CLASSES 6 p.m. today-Tuesday; River City Rescue Mission, 3705 Washington St.; free; 636-6602.

NATIONAL HOSPICE MONTH ACTIVITIES Yazoo Sta-Home Hospice; Nov. 15: health fair; Nov. 19: memorial service and candle lighting at St. Philip Episcopal Church in Jackson; Nov. 13-14: volunteer training at First Baptist Church in Yazoo; Nov. 20, donated can goods get delivered to the patients.

VICKSBURG SENIOR CENTER Monday night: 6-8, couple and line dance class; Tuesday: 10-11 a.m., beginner computer class; 11-noon, beginner computer class; 3-4 p.m., figure drawing; Wednesday: 8 a.m.-noon, King Bridge Club; 10 a.m., TRIAD and NIA exercise; 11 a.m.-noon, advanced computer class; 1-4 p.m., open play dominoes and Canasta; 1:30-3:30 p.m., beginner acrylic art class.

SUPPORT GROUP FOR FAMILIES OF MENTALLY ILL 6 p.m. Tuesday, Warren-Yazoo Mental Health Clubhouse on Wisconsin; 636-1861 for information.

BALLROOM DANCE LESSONS Applause Dance Factory, 208 Industrial Drive in Ridgeland; taught by Jim Frechette, Sandee Raker and Barbara Thames; 856-6168 for schedule and prices.

PUBLIC LIBRARY SCHEDULE Tuesday: Preschool storytime at 10:30 a.m., “Just Clowning Around” and other stories by Lottie Walker, plus a craft activity; Wednesday: Preschool storytime at 10:30 a.m., “Sing a Circus” and other stories by Lottie Walker, plus an art project; Saturday and Nov. 13: library closed in observance of Veterans Day.

GINGERBREAD HOUSE CLASS Dec. 2; preregister by Thanksgiving, 634-6193.

HORS D’OEUVRES FOR THE HOLIDAYS With Sally Porter, culinary chef; 6-8 p.m. Thursday; 1102 Washington St., second floor; $30, includes refreshments; to register, call 634-0584 today.

ONCE UPON A MATTRESS’ Musical fairytale; 7:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Nov. 17-18 and 2 p.m. Sunday at Vicksburg Theatre Guld; 636-0471 for reservations or information.


ST. MARY’S EPISCOPAL Homecoming Committee meeting; 6 Monday night, parish hall.

WESTMINSTER PRESBYTERIAN FAMILY NIGHT SUPPER 6:30 p.m. Wednesday; guest speaker will be Dr. Sal Pellicano, executive director of Beginning Again in Christ (a prison ministry.) A nursery is provided.


ST. ALOYSIUS JUNIOR CLASS FRUIT SALE Large quantities of fruit available at low prices until Nov. 20; contact a junior class member at 636-2256.