Published 12:00 am Tuesday, September 3, 2002


TOUGALOO ALUMNI MEETING 7 p.m., Tuesday; 2845 Clay St., 636-8554.

SONS OF CONFEDERATE VETERANS -GEN. STEPHEN D. LEE CAMP 6 tonight; Ponderosa Steak House; David Atwood will present a program on Gen. Forrest; 638-6500.

WARREN COUNTY GIRL SCOUTS Tuesday at St. Michael’s Catholic Church; Service Team and Trainers meet at 6:30 p.m. and Service Unit meets at 7; important meeting for current leaders and those interested in leading, 636-3442.

VICKSBURG LIONS CLUB Noon, Wednesday; Maxwell’s; guest speaker will be Jane Geary with the United Way.

SONS OF CONFEDERATE VETERANS -JOHN C. PEMBERTON CAMP 6 p.m., Thursday; Ryan’s; Terry Winschel will speak on Battle of Port Gibson.

ARMY NAVY CLUB MEETS 7 p.m., Thursday; steak supper meeting; for information call 638-5114.

DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION 5:30 p.m., Thursday; Piccadilly; first meeting of the new DAR term. Looking for you.

RIVER CITY BPW MEETS New date, 6 p.m., Thursday; Piccadilly; call Doris, 638-3088.

Public programs

SENIOR CENTER Wednesday: 9-11 a.m. Senior swim time at city pool (Cost is $3); 9-Noon king bridge; 10 NIA exercise; 1 p.m. beginner dulcimer class; 1-30-3:30 Acrylic art class; 2:30 open play dominoes.

LIBRARY SCHEDULE Wednesday and Thursday: 10:30 a.m., special guest Mary Rose Worthington will perform “Bagpipes,” a musical presentation, in the library auditorium.

MENTAL ILLNESS SUPPORT GROUP For families and friends of the mentally ill; 6 p.m., Tuesday, conference room at Warren Yazoo Mental Health Complex; 636-1861.

DIABETES SUPPORT GROUP 6-7 p.m. Tuesday, River Region West Campus Cafeteria, North Frontage Road; Dr. Shawn Panzer will speak; 619-3610.

PARKINSON’S SUPPORT GROUP 2-3 p.m. Thursday, River Region West Campus Cafeteria, Frontage Road; Dorothy Goodwin, 638-1877.

SOUTHERN CULTURAL HERITAGE CENTER Elementary School Building of Southern Cultural Heritage Center: 7 p.m., Thursday; Minor Buchanan speaks on Holt Collier: His Life, His Roosevelt Hunts, and the Origin of the Teddy Bear; Noon, Friday; Janet Akers, local clay artist, will speak on “The Art of Sculpting”; admission is free to both events and will be followed by light refreshments.

CASA VOLUNTEER TRAINING Child Abuse Prevention Center, 2732 Washington St.; 5-9 nightly Tuesday and Wednesday, Sept. 9, 10, 16, 17, 23 and 24; 634-0557.

GOOD SHEPHERD AFTER SCHOOL TUTORING PROGRAM Program has immediate openings; deadline to register is Monday, Sept. 9; come by 629 Cherry St. or call 636-7687

FIRE DEPARTMENT LADIES AUXILIARY HOLDS FUND RAISER 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Saturday; Vicksburg Factory Outlets; “Boot Drive” to support Mississippi Burn Center; stop by and see the platform fire truck and Nikki, the fire dog.

HUNTER EDUCATION CLASS 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Woodlawn Baptist Church; will be taught by Mike Richmond; students need to preregister by calling the church, 636-5320.

WE CARE TUTORIAL PROGRAM Program starts Sept. 9; We Care Community Services, 909 Walnut St.; hours are 3:30 until 5:30 Monday-Thursday; after school tutorial program for grades K-6th; homework assistance, computer lab, and other activities; call 638-6329.


WOMEN’S CONFERENCE AT NEW ROCK OF AGES M.B. 9 a.m. Saturday, New Rock of Ages M.B. Church, 2944 Valley St.; guest speakers are the Rev. Burnette Armstrong of New Generation Church of Monroe, La., and Gladys Edwards of Wisner, La.; public is invited. Pastor is Michael Reed.

ANGELIC VOICES OF CHRIST PRESENTS GOSPEL EXTRAVAGANZA 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Holly Grove M.B. Church, 746 Johnson St.; specials guests include The Sensational Chosen Voices (formerly The Angelette’s of Utica), Young Men in Christ of Utica and The Gospel Harmonizers; Lvonne Woods, 661-6028.