Published 12:00 am Wednesday, October 2, 2002


DAUGHTERS OF AMERICAN REVOLUTION 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Piccadilly; guest speaker will be Joseph Gerache.

JOHN C. PEMBERTON CAMP Sons of Confederate Veterans, Thursday at Ryan’s; meal at 6 p.m., followed by meeting at 7; Grady Howell, local author of Civil War books, will speak on researching Confederate ancestors; public is welcome.

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ARMY-NAVY CLUB Steak supper meeting, 7 p.m. Thursday; 638-5114.

WOODMEN OF THE WORLD 6 p.m. Friday; 638-2495.

412TH FAMILY READINESS GROUP 10 a.m. Saturday, general membership; George Morris Reserve Center, 1265 Porters Chapel Road.

KAPPA ALPHA PSI INC. Vicksburg Alumni Chapter’s ASU Homecoming After-Party, 9:03 p.m. Saturday-2:03 a.m. Sunday; VFW Post on Indiana Avenue; tickets, $10; for ages 21 and older; no jeans, shorts or caps; contact any fraternity member for information.

Public programs

SENIOR CENTER SCHEDULE Thursday: 9-11 a.m., walking at Jackson Street Community Center; 9, NIA exercise; 10:30, beginner computer; 11:30, intermediate computer; 12:30 p.m., Richter bridge; 1, bingo; 3, open play dominoes.

PARKINSON’S SUPPORT GROUP 2-3 p.m. Thursday, River Region West cafeteria.

CLAVIVOCE Piano and vocal concert, 7 p.m. Thursday at Crawford Street Methodist Church; musical concert by the Pummill Family which is a mother and her three daughters who all sing and play piano including classical, jazz, musical theater and opera.

20TH ANNUAL OLD COURT HOUSE FLEA MARKET 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, food, drink, arts and crafts; proceeds will benefit the Old Court House Museum.

ANNUAL HIGH SCHOOL DAY Saturday, Alcorn State University; bus will depart at 8 a.m. from Vicksburg High School, will return at 10:30 p.m.; interested students should sign up with high school counselors; Dennis Taylor, 661-5208.

HUMANE SOCIETY ADOPT-A-THON 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, corner of Jackson and Monroe streets.

MSMS INTEREST SESSION For prospective Mississippi School for Math and Science students and their parents, 10 a.m. Saturday; Public Library, 700 Veto St.; 638-5727 or 800-553-6459.

RED CARPET INVITATIONAL MARCHING BAND COMPETITION 1-7 p.m. Saturday, Warren Central Viking Stadium; admission, $4; 13 bands will compete; sponsored by Big Blue Band Booster Club.

LEVI’S “A Gathering Place,” 7-10 p.m. Saturday, Shelter Drive off Mount Alban Road; music by Omar Rivers Band.


GROVE STREET M.B. Church women fellowship, 7 p.m. Thursday-Saturday; 707 Pierce St.; guest speakers are scheduled each night.

PLEASANT VALLEY Choir rehearsal, 5 p.m. Friday; 2585 N. Washington St.; Kevin Powell, musician.

MOUNT ZION NO. 1 Ladies Auxiliary meeting, 10 a.m. Saturday; all members urged to attend.

NEW MOUNT PILGRIM INSPIRATIONAL CHOIR “Men of Integrity” presentation, 6 p.m. Saturday; 501 N. Poplar St.; sponsors are Jeannie Thomas and Debra Goodman; the Rev. Henry Williams is host pastor.