Published 12:00 am Tuesday, November 6, 2001


AMERICAN LEGION 213 AUXILIARY Executive board meeting, 7:30 p.m. Thursday; regular meeting, 7:30 p.m. Monday.

VICKSBURG COUNCIL OF GARDEN CLUBS Artistic design entries and horticulture entries for the mum show will be accepted 3-6 p.m. Friday and 8-9:30 a.m. Saturday, Pemberton Square mall.

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TOASTMASTERS 11 a.m. Wednesday, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers building, 4155 E. Clay St.; improve speaking, listening and thinking skills; 631-5769.

PORT CITY KIWANIS 7 a.m. Thursday, Shoney’s; Peggy Thomas, director of the children’s shelter, will speak.

UNITED DAUGHTERS OF CONFEDERACY Vicksburg Chapter No. 77; 2 p.m. Thursday, Piccadilly; Mary Bondurant will give the program on Andrew Carroll’s “War Letters.”

GOLD WING RIDER ASSOCIATION CHAPTER MS-E Business meeting, 6:30 tonight, at the home of Bill and Shirley Collins; donations for Christmas angel tree will be collected; 638-3684.

WARREN COUNTY GIRL SCOUTS Service unit meeting, potluck supper for new leaders; 6:30 tonight, St. Michael Catholic Church; bring covered dish.

Public programs

OAK RIDGE OPRY 7 p.m. Friday; hamburgers and baked goods will be sold; music by Bud and Stanley and Ole Habits.

VICKSBURG HIGH SCHOOL BAND BOOSTERS 6:30 tonight, Vicksburg High School auditorium.

VICKSBURG THEATER GUILD “The Hobbit,” a fantasy; presented 7:30 p.m. Nov. 9-10 and 16-17; 636-0471.

PUBLIC LIBRARY SCHEDULE Wednesday: 10:30, “Is There Room on the Feather Bed?” will be read, followed by crafts.

NATIVE AMERICAN HERITAGE PROGRAM 10 a.m. Wednesday, Vicksburg District Corps of Engineers, 4155 E. Clay St.

YOGA CLASSES 5 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Thursday for six weeks, 1103 Washington St.; taught by Phyllis Newman, 619-6900.

FAMILY AND FRIENDS OF MENTALLY ILL Support group meeting, 6 tonight, Warren-Yazoo Mental Health clubhouse.

ANNUAL VETERANS DAY MEMORIAL CEREMONIES Planned for 11 a.m. Sunday, Municipal Rose Garden, Monroe Street; 636-4993, 634-1114 or 636-2677.

RIVER CITY RESCUE MISSION GED CLASSES 6-8 tonight; 3705 Washington St.; graduation will be Nov. 13.

ST. ALOYSIUS ANNUAL FRUIT SALE Through Nov. 21; junior class, is selling Florida oranges, grapefruit and apples; orders delivered the week of Dec. 3; for orders, contact Eugene Buglewicz, Eleanor Phillips, Debbie Carney or a St. Aloysius junior.

SALVATION ARMY CHRISTMAS ASSISTANCE 9-11:30 a.m. and 1-3:30 p.m., through Friday; must pick up list of requirements at the office, 530 Mission 66; no phone calls.

SENIOR CENTER Wednesday: 10 a.m., NIA exercise class; 1:30-3:30, beginner acrylic art class; Thursday: 9 a.m., NIA exercise; 9:30, beginner bridge; 10:30, beginner computer; 11, intermediate computer; 1 p.m., bingo; Friday: 8:30 a.m., computer; 10, bean bag baseball; noon, River region brown bag lunch; noon, water color painting..


ROSE HILL M.B. WELLNESS MINISTRY Workshop, 7 p.m. Thursday; the focus will be early detection of strokes and heart disease; the Rev. Walter Weathersby is pastor.

TRAVELERS REST M.B. REVIVAL 7:15 nightly through Friday; family life sessions will be from 6 until 7 nightly through Friday; the Rev. Thomas Bernard will be evangelist; 718 Bowmar Ave.


BENEFIT DANCE For Stella Burns and Margaret Harris; 9 p.m.-until, Friday; American Legion “The Hut,” 1618 Main St.; admission is $3