Published 12:00 am Tuesday, February 12, 2002


TOUGALOO COLLEGE ALUMNI 6:30 tonight, Emmich building, Suite 13; 636-8554.

VICKSBURG ART ASSOCIATION 7:30 tonight, Firehouse Gallery, Openwood and Main streets; program will be “Looking Back, Looking Forward;” 638-2677.

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AMERICAN LEGION TYNER-FORD POST 213 Regular meeting 8 tonight, 1618 Main St.; refreshments will be served.

LIONS Noon Wednesday, Maxwell’s; Kent Parish, Corps of Engineers, will speak.

VICKSBURG HOMECOMING CLUB 7 p.m. Wednesday, home of Eva Ford on Fayette Street.

VICKSBURG ALCORN ALUMNI 7 p.m. Friday, the Elks Lodge, 916 Walnut St.

Public Programs

SENIOR CENTER Wednesday: 9 a.m., King bridge; 9:30, NIA exercise; 1 p.m., beginner dulcimer class; 1:30, acrylic art class; 1:30, quilting class; Thursday: 9 a.m., NIA exercise; 9:30, beginner bridge; 10:30, beginner computer; 11:30, intermediate computer; 12:30 p.m., Richter bridge; 1, bingo; 3, open play dominoes.

HAWKINS UNITED METHODIST PRESCHOOL Registration is now open for fall; open to ages 1-4; must be required age by Sept. 1; 636-7051 or 638-3685.

PUBLIC LIBRARY SCHEDULE Wednesday: 10:30 a.m., Valentine’s party with stories, fingerplays and a craft.

STROKE PATIENT SUPPORT GROUP 6-7 tonight, In-Patient Rehabilitation Unit of Vicksburg Medical Center; 619-3495.

PROSTATE CANCER SUPPORT GROUP 6-7 tonight, ParkView Regional Medical Center; 631-2534.

VICKSBURG DISTRICT CORPS OF ENGINEERS African-American history program; 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, 4155 E. Clay St.

OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS 6-7 p.m. Wednesday, Bowmar Baptist Church, U.S. 61 South; no diets, no dues and no weigh-ins; 638-0011.

FREE INCOME TAX HELP 9-11 a.m. Wednesdays through April 10, Warren County-Vicksburg Public Library; open to low- to moderate-income people preferably 60 or older; provided by the American Association of Retired Persons Tax Aid program; bring copy of 2001 tax returns, package from the IRS and 2001 income statements, receipts or other information; 638-3422 or 437-8592.

VICKSBURG COMMUNITY CONCERT ASSOCIATION “Broadway Celebrates America;” 7 p.m. Thursday, Vicksburg Municipal Auditorium; Deborah Mann, 638-9277.

VICKSBURG THEATRE GUILD “The Robber Bridegroom,” 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday and Feb. 22-23 and 2 p.m. Sunday, Parkside Playhouse; a musical set in Mississippi and written by Eudora Welty; for reservations, 636-0471; tickets are $12 for adults, $10 for senior citizens, $5 for children under 12 and $7 for students.

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


SHROVE TUESDAY PANCAKE SUPPER 5-8 tonight, Christ Episcopal Church; tickets are $5.

MORNING STAR M.B. YOUTH REVIVAL 7 nightly through Thursday; the Rev. Ryan Moore, of Jackson, will be the guest speaker; 1152 Morning Star Road, Utica; the Rev. Wayne Lewis is pastor; 601-885-8337 or 885-2009.

GROVE STREET M.B. Monthly midway Communion, 7 p.m. Wednesday Dr. Michael Reed will be the guest speaker; the Rev. Casey Fisher is pastor.

ST. MARY’S CATHOLIC CHURCH Observing Ash Wednesday with a bilingual mass at 7 p.m.