Published 12:00 am Friday, June 8, 2001



VICKSBURG CRUISERS CAR CLUB Sweep-n-eat work meeting, 6 p.m. Monday, Pat’s Car Corral, 1514 Cherry St.; 638-7717.

VICKSBURG BRANCH NAACP 7 p.m. Monday, 902 China St.

W.E.M.F. Noon Sunday, Long Lake.

ROSA A. TEMPLE CLASS OF 1971 Reunion planning meeting, 4 p.m. Sunday, LD’s Kitchen, 1111 Mulberry St.; reunion fees are due; Robert Crear, 638-6816.

PARAGON LODGE NO. 7 F&AM LODGE SORROW 6 p.m. Friday, Williams Funeral Home; dress in Mason attire with white gloves and apron; contact Gregory L. Jackson.

FORT ST. PIERRE CHAPTER Colonial Dames and Vicksburg Chapter DAC, 11:30 a.m. Monday, Piccadilly; Bettye Holmes, state president, will be guest speaker.

AMERICAN LEGION POST 213 AUXILIARY Regular meeting, 7:30 p.m. Monday.

REUNITE SOCIAL AND CIVIC CLUB DANCE 9 p.m.-until, Saturday; American Legion “The Hut,” 1618 Main St.; admission is $3.


BOVINA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL All who attended in 1960s will meet at 6 p.m. Sunday, Bovina Community Center; Pat Henry Jefferson, 636-6806, or Shirley Jones Thompson, 638-4397.

NURTURING PARENT SUPPORT GROUP 5:30-7 p.m. each Monday, United Way, 920 South St.; sponsored by the Vicksburg Child Abuse Prevention Center; 634-0557.

LEVI’S A Gathering Place 7-10 p.m. Saturday, Manor Drive at Wisconsin Avenue; music by Bud Shiers and Ole Habits; cappuccino, regular and flavored coffee, fountain drinks and sweets; gameroom with pool table and more for children; no cover charge.

THE HERITAGE CENTER OPEN HOUSE Noon-6 p.m. Saturday; Blues night, 7-11 p.m. featuring live entertainment, admission is $10.

MAGNOLIA BALLROOM DANCERS ASSOCIATION Dance, 8-11 p.m. Saturday, Ethnic Heritage Building at the Jim Buck Ross Agriculture and Forestry Museum, Lakeland Drive, Jackson; $10 for members. $5 for first time guests, $14 for returning guests; 636-7000, 924-5690 or 932-6959.

STEPPING STONE WORKSHOP 9 a.m. Saturday, Southern Cultural Heritage Complex; members of each family will work to create a stepping stone, wear old clothes; $20 for members, $25 for non-members; 631-2997.

OAK RIDGE OPRY Sixth anniversary; 7 p.m. Friday; music by Lanny McCann and the Back Water Band; baked goods will be sold.

SENIOR CENTER Friday: 1 p.m., local disaster preparation with Erica McNulty; 2, Mexican dominoes.; Monday: 9 a.m., beginner piano note reading; 9:30, craft class with Louise Middleton; 10, piano keyboarding; 10, NIA exercise; 1 p.m., basic sewing; 6-8, social and line dance class; Tuesday: 10-11 a.m., beginner computer; 11-noon, intermediate computer; 1-2, learn to play the dulcimer; 1-4, open play dominoes and Canasta.


GREATER MOUNT ZION YOUTH DEPARTMENT Catfish dinner sale, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday; $5 per plate; for orders, 636-0826.

FATHER-SON DAY BREAKFAST 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, Shoney’s; the Rev. Mitchell Dent, pastor of Mount Carmel Ministries, will be guest speaker; sponsored by the brotherhood ministry of Triumph M.B. Church; 218-1323 or 638-8108

FIRST BAPTIST GOSPEL EXPLOSION 4 p.m. Saturday, 1511 1/2 Lane St.; featuring Jimmy Cotton, Dennis Wright and Vincent Durman; Gertrude Young will be mistress of ceremonies; sponsored by the Evergreen Court Heroines of Jericho.

TRAVELERS REST REVIVAL 7:15 p.m. Friday; 1922 Pearl St.; the Rev. Charles Miller of New Birth Fellowship Baptist Church in Jackson is evangelist; the Rev. Thomas Bernard is pastor.

CHRIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH YARD SALE 8 a.m.-noon Saturday; items include a gas stove, outboard motor, copier, computers, Coke machine, bicycle, furniture, books and more.

MOUNT GIVENS INSPIRATIONAL CHOIR Tenth anniversary, 6:30 p.m. Saturday, 210 Kirkland Road.

CEDAR GROVE M.B. VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL 7 p.m. Friday; 3300 Grange Hall Road; for transportation, 636-5902.

MOUNT ALBAN YOUTH SPAGHETTI DINNER SALE Friday; cost is $5; for orders, call 638-2911, 629-7279 or 415-3146.

“WOMEN OF GLORY CONFERENCE” Through Saturday, Vicksburg Family Life Cathedral Church, 2832 Ken Karyl Ave.; guest speakers will be Gladys Pratt-SeaHorn, Lisa Sanders, Evelyn Sanders and Gale Robinson; Max and Betty Tyler are pastors.

FIRST SPRINGHILL BAPTIST REVIVAL 7 p.m. Friday, 2015 Grove St.; Melvin L. Bolden will be evangelist.

MOUNT CALVARY BAPTIST REVIVAL 6:30 p.m. Friday; the ministers of the church will speak; the Rev. Mincer Minor, pastor.

MOUNT OLIVE BAPTIST Revival, 7 p.m. Friday; the Rev. Casey Fisher will be evangelist; the Rev. Hardie Lewis is pastor.