Published 12:00 am Friday, January 25, 2002


AMERICAN LEGION Department of Mississippi mid-winter conference; 2 p.m. today and 9 a.m. Saturday, Battlefield Inn; all Legionnaires and auxiliary members are urged to attend.

WILLING WORKERS 4 p.m. Saturday, Pleasant Valley M.B. Church, 2585 N. Washington St.; election of officers.

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VICKSBURG CRUISERS Old car cruise; 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Pizza Hut on Pemberton Boulevard; 638-7717.

VICKSBURG WARREN HUMANE SOCIETY Board meeting, 2 p.m. Sunday; Humane Society, Highway 61 South.

VICKSBURG-WARREN COUNTY RETIRED TEACHERS 11:30 a.m. Monday, Hinds Community College auditorium; Gene Durman, 638-3755.

VHS CLASS OF 1982 Reunion meeting, 6 p.m. Monday, LD’s Kitchen.

AKA SORORITY Chapter operations workshop has been rescheduled to Feb. 9.

Public Programs

SENIOR CENTER Monday: 10 a.m., NIA exercise; 11:30, cooking with Rainbow Casino; 6-8 p.m., social and line dance class; Tuesday: 10 a.m., AARP; 10:30, beginner computer; 11:30, intermediate computer; 1 p.m., learn to play the dulcimer; 1 p.m., cooking with Ameristar.

HOMESTEAD EXEMPTION APPLICANTS New homestead applications and existing homestead applications with changes must be signed by April 1; if signing a new application, bring Social Security numbers and car tag numbers; Richard M. Holland, Warren County Tax Assessor, 638-6161.

LEVI’S “A Gathering Place” Open 7-11 tonight for teens; 7-10 p.m. Saturday with music by the Oak Ridge Band; cappuccino, coffee, fountain drinks, sweets, gameroom with pool table and more; no cover charge.

OAK RIDGE OPRY 7 tonight, Oak Ridge Youth and Community Center; music by Southwinds; hamburgers will be sold.

ACT WORKSHOP 8 a.m.-noon Saturday, Vicksburg High School, 3701 Drummond St.; admission is free; high school students can sign up at the counselor’s office; sponsored by Vicksburg Warren Alcorn State University Alumni.

COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE Noon-5 p.m. Saturday, Wal-Mart SuperCenter and Pemberton Square mall meeting room outside of McRae’s; sponsored by Delta Sigma Theta sorority.

ACT WORKSHOP 1 p.m. Saturday, Warren County-Vicksburg Public Library; the workshop is free and sponsored by the Library Youth Advisory Council.

FENG SHUI CLASS Chinese art of placement in decorating home, office and garden; deadline to register noon Monday; class will be from 6 until 7:30 p.m. each Tuesday through Feb. 26 at Millsaps College; Suzanne Phipps of Vicksburg is the instructor; part of the adult enrichment series sponsored by Millsaps; cost is $75 plus a $10 material fee

AUDITIONS FOR “TAKE A SECOND LOOK” A play written by Linda Sweezer; 4:30 p.m. Monday, House of Peace Worship Center, 400 Adams St.; 636-1074.

CEDARS HEAD START CENTER Open house and parent reorganization, noon Tuesday.



TRIUMPH M.B. Women’s fellowship and men’s fellowship, 6 tonight; midmorning Bible study, 11 a.m. each Friday with lunch provided; 124 Pittman Road.

GREATER MOUNT LEBANON M.B. Family night, 7 tonight; 339 Alpine St.

CEDAR GROVE M.B. Food, clothing and miscellaneous items will be given away; 8 a.m.-noon Saturday; 3300 Grange Hall Road; 636-5902.

BETHLEHEM M.B. CHOIR REHEARSAL 11 a.m. Saturday; Kevin Winters is musician

KING SOLOMON M.B. BUSINESS MEETING 3 p.m. Saturday; 1401 Farmer St.; all members are urged to attend; the Rev. Jonathan Grant is pastor.

GOSPEL TEMPLE MUSICAL CONCERT Youth choir and Nathaniel Williams and the Mighty Train of Gospel; 4 p.m. Saturday; the Rev. Water Edley is pastor.

GOSPEL REUNION 2002 6 p.m. Saturday, Travis Chapel A.M.E. Church, Hutson St.; guests will be Travis Chapel Male chorus, the Rev. E.E. Gibbs and the Greater Mount Zion inspirational choir, Roberta Williams, Lola Sneed and Yolanda T. Williams; presented by the Messengers of Praise.