Published 12:00 am Thursday, September 13, 2001



VICKSBURG CHAPTER NO. 77 UDC 2 p.m. today, Piccadilly; Lamar Roberts will speak on The Hunley.

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AMERICAN LEGION POST 3 AND LADIES AUXILIARY Executive meeting, 6:30 tonight; regular meeting, 7 p.m.; Post home on

Monroe Street; dinner will be served.

IVYETTES GIRLS CLUB 10:30 a.m. Saturday; Rolling Acres Community Center.

LEVIS “Southwind” performs; Saturday night; 3527 Manor Drive.

KC WOMEN’S AUXILIARY Saturday brunch has been canceled.

BROADWATER LODGE NO. 55 6 p.m. Saturday; all Prince Hall Masons are welcome.

NEGRO WOMEN BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL CLUB 3 p.m. Sunday; Mount Heroden Baptist Church; 4:30 p.m.; Velma Lindsey will speak about sickle cell anemia.


MAYOR’S ENGINEERING ADVISORY COMMITTEE 5 p.m. today; City Hall Annex council room; Steve Pranger, 638-3719 or Patti Mekus, 631-3719.

OAK RIDGE OPRY 7 p.m. Friday; Oak Ridge Youth Center; Stanley and Friends will perform; concessions; bake sale; sponsored by Bradley’s Chapel United Methodist Church.

SENIOR CENTER Today: 6:30 a.m., NIA exercise, 9:30 a.m., beginner bridge, 10:30 a.m., beginner computer, 11:30 a.m., intermediate computer, 12:30 p.m., Richter bridge, 1 p.m., SuperValu/Sack and Save bingo; Friday: 10 a.m., bean bag baseball, 12 p.m., Curtis bridge club, 1 p.m. Mexican dominoes.

POST-ABORTION SUPPORT GROUP Begins Sept. 27, 6-8 p.m.; 10-week program; to register, call 638-2778 or 636-6186.

YOGA CLASSES 5:30 p.m. Tuesday and 7 p.m. Thursday; eight-week course taught by Phyllis Newman, 619-6900.

CANCER CHILDREN’S BENEFIT 11 a.m.-until, Saturday; City Pavilion; non-profit; games, horseback riding, raffle, food and music; $2 admission for adults.

BALLROOM DANCE SHOW 2-4 p.m. Saturday; Centercourt in Northpark Mall; dance exhibitions, free “swing” dance lessons, youth dance, live radio call-ins; Betty Hammett, 825-9813.

MARCH OF DIMES WALKAMERICA Registration, 8:15 a.m. Saturday; walk is at 9 a.m.; Pemberton Square mall; Christi Swalm, 1-800-842-5117.

KNOWLEDGE COLLEGE READING PROGRAM 8 a.m.-noon Saturday through Dec. 8; open to students age 6-16; must be accompanied by an adult; tuition, $150; financial aid available; Lucy DeRossette, 851-5009 or 636-3067.

GRACE CHRISTIAN COUNSELING CENTER OPEN HOUSE 9 a.m.-7 p.m. today; 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday; 629 Cherry St.; free mental health screening, refreshments, health insurance programs; 638-4463.

RIVER KIDS AFTER SCHOOL ARTS PROGRAM 4 p.m. -5:30 p.m. today; spaces available for free art programs; 631-2997.

FALL FLOWER WORKSHOP 7 -9 p.m., Monday; Lynn Johnston, owner of Serenity Floral, will teach floral arranging; $30 for Southern Cultural Heritage Foundation members and $35 for non-members.

JACKSON ZOO KICK OFF CAMPAIGN 10 a.m. Monday at the zoo; Jackson officials will discuss $8 million renovation project.

FESTIVAL LATINO 2001 12 noon-8 p.m. Saturday; Smith-Wills Stadium in Jackson; $6 adults, $4 children; music, activities and food.


TRAVELERS REST BAPTIST CHURCH Service 7:15 tonight, 718 Bowmar Ave.; Thomas Benard, pastor; 636-3712 or 638-3785.

TRIUMPH M.B. TENT REVIVAL 6:30 nightly through Friday; 124 Pittman Road, Kings Community; the Rev. Larry Nicks, pastor.

KNIGHTS AND DAUGHTERS OF TABOR 6 p.m. Saturday; 30th anniversary presents “Black Women in Struggle;” Bright Morning Star M.B. Church, 801 Meadow St.; the Rev. Joseph Brisco, pastor; 636-5968.

MOUNT PILGRIM M.B. CHURCH REVIVAL 7:15 nightly through Friday; U.S. 61 South; the Rev. Ernest Slaughter, pastor of New Cannie Creek Church in Jackson, will be evangelist.

MOUNT OLIVE BAPTIST CHURCH OF VILLA NOVA 6 p.m. Saturday; Straughter Memorial Center, Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, the Rev. and Mrs. Hardie Lewis anniversary; the Rev. Leroy Herrington is guest speaker.

ROSE HILL M.B. CHURCH Annual prayer service, 6 tonight through Friday; annual revival services 7:15 nightly, Sunday- Sept. 21; the Rev. Lorenzo Carter of Jackson is guest speaker Sunday; the Rev. Jimmie Burse of Clinton is guest speaker all other days.

LITTLE LION M.B. CHURCH 5 p.m. Saturday; musical program; Edwards Spiritualaires of Jackson will be in charge; fish and rib dinners will be sold.

MECCA TEMPLE NO. 1 COOK-OUT 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday; 121 Pemberton St.; $5 plate.

AYSIDE APOSTOLIC CHURCH OF DELIVERANCE Revival crusade; 7:30 nightly Sunday-Sept. 21; 4615 Halls Ferry Road; features H.M. Lawrence Jr.; 636-4505.

CHINA GROVE M.B. CHURCH NO. 2 REVIVAL 7:30 nightly, Monday-Friday; the Rev. Charlie Blackmore, pastor of Mount Zion and St. James M.B. churches will be guest speaker.

MOUNT ZION M.B. CHURCH 6 p.m. Saturday; “Glory Train Are You Sure You Will Make It to Heaven?”; Charlie Blackmore Jr., pastor.