Published 12:00 am Monday, October 15, 2001



PORT CITY KIWANIS 7 a.m. Thursday, Shoney’s; South Ward Alderman Sidney Beauman will be guest speaker.

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WAYSIDE HOMEMAKER VOLUNTEERS 9:30 a.m. Wednesday; meet with Marie Tolbert, 406 Lakeside Drive.

SOUTHERN BOOK CLUB 7 p.m. Wednesday, A Cup Full coffee shop; discussion on Eudora Welty’s book, “Losing Battles.”

NAACP 7 tonight, 902 China St.

KIWANIS Noon Tuesday, Maxwell’s; red shirt day and business meeting.

LIONS Noon Wednesday, Maxwell’s.

RIVER CITY BPW National Business Women’s Week activities: 11:30 a.m. today, membership appreciation luncheon at the Biscuit Company; Tuesday, Educators Appreciation Day and Choices girls club, Warren Central High School Participation Recognition Day; Wednesday: Domestic Violence Awareness Day, project “Haven House”; 5-6:30 p.m. Thursday, Women of Distinction, Business after Hours, Chamber of Commerce; Friday, Child Abuse Prevention Awareness Day, project CAP Center.

BETA CHAPTER PAK SORORITY Noon Tuesday, Piccadilly; Sue Lestage, artist, will be guest speaker.

CORPS OF ENGINEERS CHAPTER Chamber of Commerce; noon Tuesday, Piccadilly; Lark Johnson, Haven House Family Shelter, will be guest speaker.

AARP 10 a.m. Tuesday, City Hall Annex; Dr. James P. Flanders, psychologist, will be guest speaker.


VETERANS DAY PARADE Sponsored by the Gray and Blue Naval Museum Nov. 10, to honor all veterans, and all who served in the armed forces of the United States; a search is being made for the oldest veteran, he or she will serve as parade marshal; anyone with information or who wishes to participate should contact Lamar Roberts at 638-6500.

SOUTHERN CULTURAL HERITAGE COMPLEX “Tales of a Southern Undertaker,” humorous presentation by Steve Holland, 7 p.m. Thursday; meet and greet with Moscow’s Prima Ballerina; 4 p.m. Thursday; sponsored by the SCHC and Debra Franco Preparatory School of Dance; free admission; 631-2997.

VICKSBURG FAMILY DEVELOPMENT SERVICE Board meeting, 5:15 p.m. Thursday.

YOUTH VILLAGES Training session for people interested in learning more about foster parenting; 6 p.m. Thursday, 4750-B McWillie Drive, Jackson; 601-982-1919 ext. 1007.

WARREN CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL Beauty and beau pageant; 6:30 p.m. Thursday, school auditorium; tickets, $3 at the door.

PUBLIC LIBRARY SCHEDULE 10:30 a.m. Tuesday: “Biscuit’s Picnic” and others will be read followed by a craft; 10:30 a.m. Wednesday: “Richard Scarry’s Dr. Doctor” will be read followed by an art project.

SENIOR CENTER Tuesday: 10 a.m., AARP; 10:30, beginner computer; 11:30, intermediate computer; 1 p.m., learn to play the dulcimer; 1-4, open play dominoes and Canasta; 1, cooking with Harrah’s; Wednesday: 9 a.m., king bridge; 10, NIA exercise; 1:30-3:30 p.m., beginner acrylic art class; Thursday: 8:30 a.m., NIA exercise; 9:30, beginner bridge; 10, historic buildings and slide show; 10:30, beginner computer; 11:30, intermediate computer; 1 p.m., SuperValu bingo.


GREATER MOUNT ZION BAPTIST REVIVAL Prayer service at 6:45, preaching at 7:30 nightly through Friday; the Rev. Sedrick Veal will be the evangelist; the Rev. E.E. Gibbs is pastor; 907 Farmer St.