Published 12:00 am Monday, November 4, 2002


RIVER CITY BPW Meeting at 6 tonight at Piccadilly.

VICKSBURG AND WARREN COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY 7 tonight at Maxwell’s; annual dinner meeting with speaker Charles Riles; 636-0741 for reservations; tickets are $17.

NAACP Vicksburg branch, Community Action Service; 8:30 a.m. until 6:30 p.m. Tuesday; free rides to the polls; 529-0859 or 529-2044.

KIWANIS Noon Tuesday, Maxwell’s; speakers will be Jerry Little and Polly Garner with Quaker State.

WARREN COUNTY GIRLS SCOUTS SERVICE UNIT Tuesday, St. Michael Catholic Church; new leader appreciation potluck dinner, 6:30 p.m.; meeting will follow at 7.

LIONS CLUB Noon Wednesday, Maxwell’s; speaker will be Debra Bowers, Vicksburg Warren School District supervisor.

MISSISSIPPI NURSES ASSOCIATION District 12; lifestyle dinner at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at The Biscuit Company; 619-4201.

ARMY-NAVY CLUB 7 p.m. Thursday, 65th anniversary steak supper meeting; 638-5114.

AMERICAN SOCIETY OF CIVIL ENGINEERS Mississippi Section, fall meeting; registration is at 7 a.m., opening session begins at 8:30 Friday at the Vicksburg Convention Center; keynote speakers are Sam Bryson and Dr. Robert Hall.

Public programs

BREAST CANCER SUPPORT GROUP 6-7 tonight at River Region Medical Center, Education Conference Room C; 619-3526.

VICKSBURG SENIOR CENTER Tuesday: 9-11 a.m., walking at Jackson Street community center; 9:30, intermediate/advanced bridge; 10:30, beginner computer; 11:30, intermediate computer; 1 p.m., dulcimer class; 2:30, Mexican dominoes.

SUPPORT GROUP FOR CAREGIVERS OF MENTALLY ILL 6 p.m. Tuesday, Warren-Yazoo Mental Health Complex; 636-1861.

DIABETES SUPPORT GROUP 6 until 7 p.m. Tuesday at River Region West in the cafeteria; guest speaker will be Dr. David Fagan, urologist; 619-3610.

GEN. STEPHEN D. LEE CAMP Sons of Confederate Veterans; 6 p.m. Tuesday at Ryan’s; guest speaker will be Dr. Dan Edney; public is invited; 638-6500.

STOP SMOKING CLINIC 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Seventh Day Adventist Church, Lee and Indiana; 638-9978 to register.

FLORAL DESIGN CLASS 7 p.m. Tuesday, Vicksburg Country Club; Ralph Null, floral design artist and author, will recreate arrangements from his Christmas book; 638-6429.

VICKSBURG HIGH SCHOOL Meet the Gators, 7 p.m. Tuesday in the gym.

SALVATION ARMY Applications for Christmas Assistance Program will be taken from 9-11:30 a.m. and 1-3:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday at 530 Mission 66.

PARKINSON’S SUPPORT GROUP 2 until 3 p.m. Thursday at River Region West in the cafeteria.

JOHN C. PEMBERTON CAMP Sons of Confederate Veterans; 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Masonic Lodge, Cain Ridge Road; Jeff Giambrone from the Old Courthouse Museum will present a slide show on the history of Vicksburg with pictures from Jay Mack Moore; public is invited.


TRIUMPH Harvest Fest, 7 tonight; Dr. James Payne will be speaking.

TRAVELERS REST BAPTIST Fall revival, 7 tonight-Thursday; Casey Fisher, evangelist for today and Tuesday; Walter Weathersby, evangelist for Wednesday and Thursday; Thomas Bernard is pastor.