Published 12:00 am Tuesday, October 15, 2002


LIONS CLUB Noon Wednesday, Maxwell’s; guest speaker will be Donald Oakes, Vicksburg Warren School District superintendent.

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

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VICKSBURG HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1944 Reunion meeting, Saturday, 10 a.m. until in the Mississippi Room at Battlefield Inn; 636-1395 or 636-0518.

MENSA Seeking new members; admission test, Saturday at Hinds Community College; $25; 856-7255 or dnwelch@compuserve.com.

Public programs

AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM Homework assistance and life-skills training available to help students ages 8-17; certified teachers, social workers and counselors available at the following locations: Cedars Estates Community Center, 130 Demby Drive, Gator A’ Club, 920 Shannon St., Mount Heroden Church, 1117 Clay St., Rolling Acres Estates, 131 Elizabeth Circle; sponsored by Central Mississippi Prevention Services; Joseph Johnson, 631-0102.

LIBRARY SCHEDULE Wednesday: 10:30 a.m, story time and art project with Lottie Walker; 3:30 p.m., after-school arts and crafts.

VICKSBURG SENIOR CENTER Wednesday: 9-11 a.m., walking at Jackson Street Community Center; 9 a.m.-noon, king bridge; 10, NIA exercise; 1 p.m., dulcimer class, rook and canasta; 1:30 until 3:30 p.m., acrylic art class; 1:30, open play dominoes.

OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS 6-7 p.m. Wednesday; no diets, dues or weigh-ins; Bowmar Baptist Church; 638-0011.

LETITIA STREET REUNION For all families who lived in the Letitia, Bowman and Vine streets area from 1950 until 1975; Brenda Brown, 638-5918; Naomi Smith-Fountain, 630-9893; Gloria Wells-Harris, 636-4304; Annie Parson, 661-0536; or Virgie Britton-Kline, 883-9866.

ORGAN TRANSPLANT SUPPORT GROUP 6 p.m. Thursday; Mississippi Organ Recovery Agency, 12 River Bend Place in Jackson; open to organ transplant recipients and family members or those interested in learning more about organ transplant and donation; 800-690-8878.

VISIONS FOR TOMORROW 6 p.m. Thursday in the conference room of Warren-Yazoo Mental Health Administration Building; 10-week series of workshops for parents and caregivers of children with brain disorders; final date for registration will be Thursday; 630-9470 or 800-357-0388.

FINDING THE FUNDS’ Parents’ guide to financial aid; 6-6:45 p.m. Thursday, Vicksburg High School Career Center; speaker available 4-6 p.m.; in conjunction with report card distribution.

GREAT DELTA BEAR AFFAIR 8 a.m. until dark Saturday at the Sharkey County Courthouse Square in Rolling Fork; centennial celebration of the birth of the teddy bear.


BROWN’S CHAPEL M.B. Revival services, 7:30 tonight-Friday; guest speaker each night; the Rev. Jessie Brown is host pastor.

KING SOLOMON M.B. Fall Revival services, 6 tonight-Friday; 1401 Farmer St.; the Rev. Robert Miller will serve as evangelist; the Rev. Jonathan Grant is pastor.

PLEASANT VALLEY Choir rehearsal, 6 tonight; 2585 N. Washington St.

LIGHTHOUSE BAPTIST Bible Conference, 7 p.m. Thursday; 9:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. Friday; 9 a.m. Saturday; guest speakers daily; nursery provided; 1804 Sky Farm Ave.

ST. ALBAN’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH Dinner on the grounds, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday; food, music, Country Market, children’s activities; rain or shine, take-outs available; to benefit the Vicksburg Warren Humane Society; 636-6687.