Published 12:00 am Friday, November 24, 2000


USM ALUMNI Athletic luncheon; noon Tuesday, Vicksburg Country Club; USM athletic director Richard Giannini will be guest speaker; guests will be Dick Vogel of the Eagle Club and Chris Moore of the USM Athletic Association; lunch provided by Mike Cappaert; no charge; Gail Kavanaugh, 631-2826 or 638-6677.

NATIONAL COUNCIL OF NEGRO WOMEN Called meeting; 6 p.m. Monday; Vicksburg District, room 106, Clay St.

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TOASTMASTERS Noon Monday, Corps of Engineers Building, 4155 E. Clay St.; improve speaking, listening and thinking skills; 636-0736 or 634-8769.

MU XI OMEGA CHAPTER ALPHA KAPPA ALPHA Parent Liaison meeting; 4 p.m. Sunday, St. Mary’s Center, 1512 Main St.; young men interested in participating in the 8th biennial beautillion are welcome; 636-243 or 636-3429.

CEDARS REUNION MEETING 3 p.m. Saturday; 2957 Mount Alban Road; Velma Wince, 634-8302, or Irma Love, 638-8670.

VICKSBURG CRUISERS CAR CLUB Old car cruise; 7 Friday night; Taco Casa; 636-2720.

VICKSBURG ART ASSOCIATION Annual Christmas Party, 8 Friday night; Old Constitution Firehouse, Openwood and Main streets; gourmet buffet, open bar and silent art auction. Tickets are $25 at the door with proceeds going toward restoration of the Old Constitution Firehouse. Medieval dress is encouraged. For more information, call VAA president Barbara Faulkner at 638-0713, publicity director Hilda Hands at 636-4800 or party chairman Marian Richardson at 630-0129.


FREE ACT WORKSHOP 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday; 10- to 12th-graders; free; We Care Community Services; deadline for registration is Nov. 30; 638-6329.

VICKSBURG FACTORY OUTLETS Saturday activities: 12-4 p.m., free kiddie train rides around the mall; 1, Santa arrives on a fire truck; 1-4, visit with Santa and enjoy cookies and cider.

WCHS CLASSES OF 1980 AND 1981 Reunion will be New Year’s weekend; registration packets available at Durst Discount Drugs and RiverHills Bank; 634-1220 or WCHS8081@AOL.COM

LEVI’S Closed Friday night and Saturday.

OAK RIDGE OPRY 7 Friday night; Oak Ridge Youth and Community Center; music by Ted Holman and his band; $2, admission; refreshments for sale.

“CRITICAL NEEDS” BLOOD DRIVE 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday; Wal-Mart parking lot in the bloodmobile; receive a free T-shirt.

VICKSBURG SENIOR CENTER Closed Friday; Monday: 9-11 a.m., beginner piano; 10, NIA exercise; 11-noon, violin lessons; 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: 10 a.m., NIA exercise; 1-4 p.m., open play dominoes and Canasta; 1:30-3:30, beginner acrylic art


MOUNT GIVENS BUSINESS MEETING Highway 61 South; 6 p.m. Monday; Melvin L. Bolden is pastor.

OASIS FELLOWSHIP MEETING 1 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Monday; Triumph Church, 4305 I-20 Frontage Road; the Rev. Joan Hendry will be guest speaker.

MOUNT CARMEL M.B. MUSICAL 2629 Alma St.; 6 p.m. Saturday; the “Angelettes” will be guest choir; the Rev. Dr. Franklin L. Lassiter is pastor.

FAMILY LIFE CATHEDRAL 2832 Ken Karyl Ave.; Holy Thanksgiving Convocation; 7 Friday night; Bishop Derwin Rogers, Emmanuel Full Gospel of Meadville, will be guest speaker; men’s fellowship breakfast; 9 a.m. Saturday with Arthur Sanders, Northside Miracle Fellowship of Jackson, speaking.

ST. PAUL M.B. Bovina; senior choir musical extravaganza, 5 p.m. Saturday; Tyrone Dixon is host pastor.

BETHLEHEM M.B. CHOIR REHEARSAL Noon Saturday, 3055 N. Washington St.; Kevin Winters, musician.