Published 12:00 am Friday, November 9, 2001


ALPHA CHAPTER PAK SORORITY 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Piccadilly; program will be “holiday trimmings” with Geni Fulcher of The Ivy Place; hostesses will be Beth Burris and Lillian Johnson.

CORPS OF ENGINEERS CHAPTER Chamber of Commerce; noon Tuesday, Piccadilly; Suzanne Singletary, Vicksburg Convention Center, will be the guest speaker.

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LOVING FRIENDSHIP NO. 20 O.E.S. Musical, 2:30 p.m. Sunday, E.D. Straughter Baptist Memorial Center.

AMERICAN LEGION POST 213 Fun and dance, 6 p.m. every Sunday; music by Walt Babylove; 1618 Main St.

NAACP 7 p.m. Sunday, 902 China St.

1972 CLASS OF NORTH AND SOUTH Vicksburg high schools; reunion meeting; 6 p.m. Sunday. LD’s Kitchen, 1111 Mulberry St.; Frankie Meeks, 638-5623.

AMERICAN LEGION POST 213 Veterans and customer appreciation party and dance; Saturday, 1618 Main St.; free.

VICKSBURG QUILTERS 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Stitch and Frame Shop, 2222 S. Frontage Road; the program will be to sit and sew to finish some of the small quilts for community projects; bring materials.

IVYETTES 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Rolling Acres Community Center.

CAMILLE ART AND LITERARY Meeting; 10:30 a.m. Saturday, at the Jennings home, 190 Berryman Road.

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS TURKEY DINNER 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. and 5-7 p.m. Saturday; eat-in or take-out; proceeds support education of priests.

AMERICAN LEGION 213 AUXILIARY 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 tonight and 8-9:30 a.m. Saturday, Pemberton Square.

Public programs

RIF WORKSHOP 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Rolling Acres Community Center; sponsored by the New Zi Omega chapter of AKA; presented by the Ivyettes; free books and refreshments will be provided.

VICKSBURG COMMUNITY CONCERT ASSOCIATION The Galaxy Trio will be in concert at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Vicksburg Municipal Auditorium.

LEVI’S “A GATHERING PLACE” Open 7-11 tonight for teens; 7-10 p.m. Saturday; cappuccino, coffee, fountain drinks, sweets, gameroom with pool table and more; no cover charge; music by Ole Habits Saturday.

EAGLE LAKE COMMUNITY MEETING 7 tonight, Eagle Lake Community Center; potluck.

SALVATION ARMY THRIFT STORE Moved to 530 Mission 66; open 10:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Monday-Friday and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday; 636-6900.

VICKSBURG CHRYSANTHEMUM SOCIETY 36th annual mum show, 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Pemberton Square mall; artistic designs and horticulture on display; admission is free; also sponsored by the Vicksburg Council of Garden Clubs.

PATRIOTIC PROGRAM Noon Saturday, Vicksburg Municipal Auditorium; sponsored by the City of Vicksburg.

UTICA HERITAGE FESTIVAL 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday; one-mile walk/run will begin at 8 a.m.; kiddy parade is at 9; will feature arts and crafts, food booths and entertainment.

STAINED GLASS WORKSHOP 7 tonight and 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Southern Cultural Heritage Complex; Drew Miller, local artist, will demonstrate projects on leaded glass, copper foil, evocative projects and fused glass and the restoration of antique pieces; $60 for members and $70 for non-members, cost includes all materials except a glasscutter; reservation suggested; 631-2997.

JOAN B. HENDERSON-LEESE PIANO STUDIO Students will present a “Sizzlin’ Salsa” recital, 2:30 p.m. Saturday, First Presbyterian Church; refreshments will be served.

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

VICKSBURG THEATER GUILD “The Hobbit,” a fantasy; presented 7:30 tonight-Saturday and Nov. 16-17; 636-0471.

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

SENIOR CENTER Monday: closed in observance of Veterans Day; Tuesday: 10 a.m., beginner computer; 11, intermediate computer; noon, water color; 1 p.m., learn to play the dulcimer; Wednesday: 9 a.m., king bridge; 10, NIA exercise; 11, computer class; 1:30 p.m., acrylic painting class.


“FISH TALE” John Maxwell will present a two-act monologue of Jesus and his journey to the cross as seen through the eyes of an illiterate, blue-collar fisherman Peter; 7 p.m. Saturday, Christ Episcopal Church; admission is free, donations will be accepted.

MOUNT CALVARY BAPTIST Harvest program; 6:30 p.m. Saturday; sponsored by the senior choir; 1350 East Ave.

PORTERS CHAPEL UNITED METHODIST Mini-retreat/revival; Tuesday-Wednesday; the Rev. Don Williams will speak at 6:30 p.m. each night; lunch will be served both days and will have guest speakers; a reception will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday; supper will be served at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday

PLEASANT VALLEY GOSPEL MUSICAL 6 p.m. Saturday; sponsored by the choir; 2585 Washington St.

GIBSON MEMORIAL ANNUAL BAZAAR 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, 335 Bowie Road; activities include arts, crafts, candies and baked goods; spaghetti luncheon will be from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m., adults are $5 and children are $3, take-outs available.

MOUNT CALVARY HARVEST DAY PROGRAM 6:30 p.m. Saturday, 1350 East Ave.; Henry Hunter, 636-4999

BYPASS CHURCH OF CHRIST 14th annual gospel meeting; 6 p.m. Saturday-Nov. 15; Harold Redd, minister for Mid-Town Church of Christ in Memphis, will be guest speaker; Willie Nettle is host minister.

WILDERNESS BAPTIST HOMECOMING 6 p.m. Saturday: music will be provided by Southern Joy and other local singers; 5415 Gibson Road; A.J. Stephens is pastor.

BINGHAM MEMORIAL RUMMAGE SALE 7 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Saturday; 1063 Green St.; clothes and miscellaneous items.

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


BENEFIT DANCE For Stella Burns and Margaret Harris; 9-until, tonight; American Legion “The Hut,” 1618 Main St.; admission is $3; sponsored by the Reunited Social and Civic Club.