Published 12:00 am Tuesday, February 19, 2002


LIONS Noon Wednesday, Maxwell’s; Tommy Hanks, Corps of Engineers, will speak.

VHS CLASS OF 1977 Now planning 25th reunion; contact Neal Antwine, 638-8739, for more information.

WAYSIDE HOMEMAKER VOLUNTEERS 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, at the home of Lucille Clark, 1079 Jeff Davis Road.

NATIONAL ENGINEERS WEEK LUNCHEON 11 a.m. Thursday, Vicksburg Convention Center; Dr. Don Trotter will speak; tickets are $16 and must be purchased in advance; Burhman Gates, 634-3200, or Jody Priddy, 634-3015.

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

ELIZA PILLARS REGISTERED NURSES District IV; 6 p.m. Thursday, Jackson Mall community meeting room, 350 Woodrow Wilson Drive; the annual black history program will be presented; refreshments will be served; 366-3466 or 354-1420.

Public programs

FREE INCOME TAX HELP 9 a.m.-1 p.m. each Wednesday through April 10, Warren County-Vicksburg Public Library; help for low- to moderate-income people preferably 60 or older; bring copy of 2001 tax returns. IRS package, 2001 income statements and any other receipts or information; 638-3422 or 437-5892.

PUBLIC LIBRARY SCHEDULE Wednesday: 10:30 a.m., “The Silly Tail Book,” and other stories followed by an art project.

CRAWFORD STREET PLAYSCHOOL Open registration; Wednesday-Friday; ages 18 months to 4 years; 636-5612.

VICKSBURG THEATRE GUILD “The Robber Bridegroom,” 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday 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.

ORGAN TRANSPLANT SUPPORT GROUP 6 p.m. Thursday, Mississippi Organ Recover Agency, 12 River Bend Place, Jackson; 1-800-690-8878.

TRICARE SEMINAR For retired military veterans 65 and older; 3:30-7 p.m. Friday, VFW Hall 2572, 1918 Washington St.; question-and-answer session.

THE ATTIC GALLERY “ROOTS AND BRANCHES” Reception; 7-9 p.m. Friday; paintings, sculptures and more; 638-9221.


HOLY TRINITY LENTEN CONCERT SERIES 12:05 p.m. Friday, Price Family Singers; gumbo lunch will follow for $6.