Published 12:00 am Wednesday, October 3, 2001



VICKSBURG BPW 7 tonight, Jacques Cafe; the Rev. Bill Martin, headmaster at All Saints’ Episcopal, will speak; reservations, Jenny Stinson, 638-6209 or 636-0161.

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SUPPORT GROUP FOR FAMILIES OF MENTALLY ILL 6 tonight, Warren-Yazoo Mental Health Center clubhouse.

LIONS Noon Wednesday, Maxwell’s; President Richard George of the Warren County Board of Supervisors will speak.

GOLD WING ROAD RIDERS ASSOCIATION Chapter MS-E business meeting; 6:30 tonight, Brushy Bayou Restaurant in Tallulah; discussion will include 15th annual MS District Rally Oct. 11-13 in Biloxi; 638-3684.

ASHMEAD CHAPTER DAR 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Piccadilly; Mayor Laurence Leyens will speak on “Visions for Vicksburg’s Future;” Mrs. Grady Leese is hostess.

WOODMEN OF THE WORLD 6 p.m. Friday; Fisher Ferry Volunteer Fire Department on Goodrum Road.


VICKSBURG FALL PILGRIMAGE 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and 1:30-4:30 p.m., through Oct. 13; $15 for a tour of three homes;

19th ANNUAL OLD COURT HOUSE FLEA MARKET 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, around the Old Court House Museum; benefit for the Old Court House Museum; 638-1195.

THE ATTIC GALLERY 30-YEAR ANNIVERSARY 7-9 p.m. Friday; 1101 Washington St.; 638-9221.

DOWNTOWN VICKSBURG’S 7th ANNUAL FALL FESTIVAL 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday; children’s activities, sidewalk sales and live music.

PUBLIC LIBRARY Wednesday: 10:30 a.m., preschool story time with Parman, followed by a craft project.

AMERICAN RED CROSS CLASS 6-9 tonight; 908 Cherry St.; “Introduction to Disaster;” video-based course to teach volunteers how to deal with disasters; 636-9182.

OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS 6-7 p.m. Wednesdays; Bowmar Baptist Church; no diets, no dues, no weigh-ins; 638-0011.

AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAM Free homework assistance and life-skills training; locations are: Cedars Estates Community Center, 130 Demby Drive; Gator A’ Club, 920 Shannon St.; Mount Heroden M.B. Church, 1117 Clay St.; and Rolling Acres Estates, 131 Elizabeth Circle; Central Mississippi Prevention Service, 631-0102.

BUSINESS NETWORK INTERNATIONAL KICKOFF 7:55-9:30 a.m. Thursday; Crawford Street United Methodist Church fellowship hall; Wes Holsapple, director for BNI and contributing author of “Masters of Networking,” will speak; info and reservations, 352-4073 or 800-870-2969.

BROWN BAG LECTURE Noon Thursday; Robert Colley, station archeologist at Poverty Point, is presenter; Southern Cultural Heritage Foundation; 631-2997.

BREAST CANCER AWARENESS PROGRAM 5:30 p.m. today, Piccadilly; presented by Key to the South chapter International Association of Administrative Professionals; speakers will include Dr. Carolyn Howard of Jackson State University and Maxine Simpson, a breast cancer survivor; Dorothy Steer, 634-3307.

PARKINSON’S DISEASE SUPPORT GROUP 2 p.m. Thursday, Vicksburg Medical Center cafeteria; 638-1877.


CALVARY BAPTIST LAY LED REVIVAL 2878 Old Highway 27; 6 p.m. Saturday and during services Sunday.

GROVE STREET M.B. REVIVAL 707 Pierce St.; 7 p.m. Thursday-Saturday; Thursday-Friday is for women only; Prophet Keisha Smith will be guest speaker; the Rev. Casey Fisher is pastor.

MAGNOLIA RECOVER 7 tonight; weekly Christian 12-step meeting focusing on the Bible’s perspective on addiction; open to all faiths; 619-0074.

ST. MARY’S EPISCOPAL FISH DINNER SALE 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday; 900 First North St.; Larry Tolliver, 638-8235.

OAKLAND BAPTIST FALL REVIVAL 7 nightly through Wednesday; 2959 Oak Ridge Road; Gary Thomas, Heart for Home Ministries, will speak; 638-6724.