Published 12:00 am Monday, March 4, 2002


RIVER CITY BPW 6 tonight, Piccadilly; report on Legislative Day in Jackson.

CO. B, 106th ENGINEERS Breakfast at Shoney’s, 8 a.m. Tuesday.

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KIWANIS Noon Tuesday, Maxwell’s; Bill Lee of Jackson, German U-Boat enthusiast, will speak.

WARREN COUNTY GIRL SCOUTS Service unit meeting; 7 p.m. Tuesday, St. Michael Catholic Church; applications and money for Camp Wahi are due.

SOUTHWEST MISSISSIPPI CHAPTER Tougaloo Alumni Association; 7 p.m. Tuesday, Emmich Building Suite 13; 636-8554.

JOHN C. PEMBERTON CAMP Sons of Confederate Veterans; 6 p.m. Thursday, Ryan’s Restaurant meeting room; Eddie Cresap will be the guest speaker.

WARREN CENTRAL CLASS OF 1983 REUNION Information available by contacting Allison Fleming, 636-5458 or afleming@canufly.net; or Kim Saxon Alexander, 636-7355 or kalexander@vicksburgpost.com

Public programs

FAMILIES OF MENTALLY ILL PERSONS Support group meeting, 6 p.m. Tuesday, room 121 at Battlefield Inn; 636-1861.

VICKSBURG DISTRICT CORPS OF ENGINEERS Women’s History Month program; 10 a.m. Wednesday; Robin Robinson, executive with Sanderson Farms, will be the guest speaker.

VICKSBURG SENIOR ASSOCIATES PUBLIC HEARING 4 p.m. Wednesday, City Hall board room;; concerning the conversion of Carr Central to elderly housing in applying for housing tax credits; written comments may be mailed to P.O. Box 1051, Vicksburg, MS 39181; Robert Rosenthal, 922-8395 or 918-9035.

PARKINSON’S DISEASE SUPPORT GROUP 2 p.m. Thursday, River Region West campus cafeteria (former Vicksburg Medical Center); Dorothy Goodwin, 638-1877.

MISSISSIPPI STATE WELCOME CENTER Representatives from the American Red Cross will be present throughout March to talk about the programs the Red Cross offers; the display schedule is as follows: week of March 4 tornado/disaster awareness; week of March 11 CPR/first aid; week of March 18 military/veterans program; week of March 25 combination programs and Red Cross memorabilia on display; 638-4269.

CRAWFORD STREET PLAYSCHOOL Registering for fall; openings for preschoolers in classes 1-4; extended day offered for 3 and 4-year-olds; Sally Riddle, 636-5612.

FREE INCOME TAX HELP 9 a.m.-1 p.m. each Wednesday through April 10, Warren County-Vicksburg Public Library bring tax returns from 2001, IRS package, 2001 income statements and any other receipts or information; 638-3422 or 437-8592.


ST. GEORGE ORTHODOX LEBANESE DINNER Lunch from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. and dinner from 5 until 7 p.m. today; 2709 Washington St.; tickets are $8; takeouts are available; 636-2483.