Published 12:00 am Thursday, August 22, 2002


VICKSBURG COIN SHOW9 a.m-6 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday; Battlefield Inn, sponsored by Vicksburg Coin Club; free admission; Cason Schaffer, 636-1195.

JSU ALUMNI Vicksburg -Warren County Chapter’s Parade of Masks Scholarship Ball, 7 p.m. Saturday; Vicksburg City Auditorium; scholarship recipients will announced.

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WILLING WORKERS CLUB Monthly meeting, 4 p.m. Saturday; Pleasant Valley Church, 2585 N. Washington St.

Public programs

SENIOR CENTER Friday: 9:30 a.m., breakfast with River Region; 10, bean bag baseball; 1 p.m., open-play dominoes.

OAK RIDGE OPRY 7 p.m. Friday; music by Southwinds; refreshments will be sold.

LEVI’S “A Gathering Place” Shelter Drive off Mount Alban Road; 7-10 p.m. Saturday; music by Mike Hynum and Southwinds.

MISS MISSISSIPPI TRUNK SHOW 2- 4 p.m. Saturday, Vicksburg Convention Center, upstairs; Miss Mississippi Jennifer Adcock will sign autographs following show; free admission.

CITY POOL SCHEDULE Lap swimming 11 a.m.-4 p.m. until Friday; pool will close for Recreation Swim on Sunday; lap swimming 11 a.m.-noon and 4-5 p.m. beginning Monday; $3 for adults and $1 for children, 12 years and under; children under 12 must be accompanied by adult.

VICKSBURG FOUNDATION FOR HISTORIC PRESERVATION 44th annual meeting and awards luncheon; noon Friday, Adolph Rose, 717 Clay St.; featuring a presentation of the moving of the McDermott House by owner Cheryl Pemberton and Nelda Sampey; Mayor Laurence Leyens will also speak; tickets are $15; 636-5010.

HUMANE SOCIETY ADOPT-A-THON 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, sponsored by Pemberton Square Cinema 4; free movie pass with each adoption.

BECOMING WOMEN OF EXCELLENCE SERIES Saturday, presented by Jubilee Revival Ministries in the Mafan Building, 1315 Adams St.; speaker will be Charlotte Price; free admission; 630-9318.

ROSA A. TEMPLE CLASS OF 1967 Reunion closeout, 5:30 p.m. Sunday; King Solomon Church fellowship hall.

MAKE A WISH FOUNDATION OF MISSISSIPPIn Volunteer luncheon, noon-1 p.m. Tuesday, Pemberton Square mall Community Room; orientation for individuals wishing to become a volunteer will be at 11:45 a.m.; reservations needed by Monday; Lynn Conerly, 800-819-4072.

LEARNING GARDEN PRESCHOOL AT OAKLAND BAPTIST Fall registration for ages 6 weeks-5 years; curriculum includes music, Spanish, computers, Bible, math and science; 638-6724 or Jill Marr, 636-6759.

TRAVELERS REST CHRISTIAN ACADEMY/LEARNING CENTERFall registration for pre-K through 2nd grade; classes begin Sept. 3, 7:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.; registration forms available at the church, 718 Bowmar Ave.; Janet Watts, 636-3712.


BETHLEHEM M. B. CHURCH Choir rehearsal, 5:30 p.m. Thursday and 11 a.m. Saturday, 13055 N. Washington St.; Kevin Winters and L.C. Dotson, musicians.

BINGHAM MEMORIAL M.B. CHURCH REVIVAL7 nightly through Friday, 1063 Green Street; the Rev. Joseph Brisco Sr. will be guest minister; the Rev. Joseph Bingham Sr. is pastor.

ROCK THE RIVER 2002 6:30 nightly, Sunday-Wednesday; Vicksburg City Auditorium; sponsored by First Baptist Church Student Life Ministry; activities are as follows: Monday, guest speaker will be former NFL player Keith Davis; Tuesday, pizza party at 5:45; Wednesday, Solomon’s Wish in concert; door prizes nightly; Greg Pinkner and Jason Elam will speak and lead worship.

MOUNT GIVENS M. B. CHURCH REVIVAL 7 nightly through Friday, 210 Kirkland Road; guest evangelist, the Rev. L. A. Hall, pastor of Mount Heroden M. B. Church; the Rev. Melvin L. Bolden is pastor.

ST. LUKE FREEWILL BAPTIST CHURCH REVIVAL 7 nightly through Friday, the Rev. Jessie Brown of Utica will be the guest speaker; the Rev. Sammie Brown Jr. is pastor.

GREATER MOUNT OLIVE NO. 2 CHURCH REVIVAL 7 nightly through Friday, 109 Locust St., guest evangelist will be the Rev. James Beverly; the Rev. Douglas Harris is pastor.

PLEASANT VALLEY CHOIR REHEARSAL 6 p.m. Friday, 2585 N. Washington St.; Kevin Powell is musician.