Published 12:00 am Monday, November 11, 2002


VICKSBURG CRUISERS CAR CLUB Work meeting; 6 tonight at the home of Al Mashburn; 636-2720.

KIWANIS Noon Tuesday, Maxwell’s; speaker will be Lane Smiley of Davis Planetarium.

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PAK SORORITY Alpha chapter; meeting at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Piccadilly; program on holiday decorations by Lynn Johnston; Lillian Johnson and Margaret Stephens are hostesses.

AMERICAN LEGION TYNER-FORD POST 213 Regular meeting, 8 p.m. Tuesday; refreshments will be served.

LIONS CLUB Meeting at noon Wednesday at Maxwell’s; speaker will be Master Chief Mike Jensen with the U.S. Coast Guard.

JSU ALUMNI Vicksburg-Warren Chapter; meeting at 6 p.m. Wednesday at LD’s Restaurant, 1111 Mulberry; contact Robyn Gordon or Ann Bargains for information.

VICKSBURG CHAPTER NO. 77 UDC Meeting at 2 p.m. Thursday at Piccadilly; Nancy Clark will be in charge of the program.

SONS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION Vicksburg chapter; meeting at 6 p.m. every third Thursday at the old Vicksburg Post building, South and Cherry streets; Bob Bell, 636-5560, or e-mail, Ridges@digitalmantra.com, for information.

Public programs

DIABETES EDUCATION CLASSES Group and individual; River Region West; 619-3609 for times.

HAVEN HOUSE Free counseling to domestic violence victims; 638-0555 for information.

OVERCOMERS OUTREACH Christ-centered, Bible-based organization dedicated to reaching out to people with problems of addictions and compulsions; Jim, 415-2208.

PUBLIC LIBRARY Closed today for Veterans Day; Tuesday, 10:30 a.m. toddler and preschool story time with Lottie Walker and a craft.

VICKSBURG SENIOR CENTER Today, closed for Veterans Day; 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.

VICKSBURG THEATRE GUILD Auditions for “Dial M for Murder”; 6-8 tonight and Tuesday at Parkside Playhouse; small adult class needed; 636-0471, www.e-vtg.com.

LA LECHE LEAGUE OF VICKSBURG 6:30 tonight; breastfeeding support and information for pregnant and breastfeeding mothers; call Kathy, 661-8286, for location.

NAACP Tonight, officer election from 5:30 until 7 and meeting at 7 at 902 China St.; all members asked to be present.

REUNION MEETING Rosa A. Temple High School class of 1968; 7 tonight at King Solomon Baptist Church Hall; all class members are encouraged to attend.

STROKE SUPPORT GROUP 6 until 7 p.m. Tuesday at River Region West in the cafeteria.

PROSTATE CANCER SUPPORT GROUP 6:30 until 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at River Region West in the Education Conference Room; 619-3192.

TOUGALOO COLLEGE ALUMNI ASSOCIATION Meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday at 2845 Clay St.; 636-8554.

VICKSBURG ART ASSOCIATION Monthly meeting, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday; home of Hobbs Freeman, whose works will be featured, in Campbell Swamp; public welcome, 638-9221.

CHILDBIRTH CLASS Tuesday-Sunday at River Region Medical Center; includes early beginning class, sibling class and breastfeeding class; to register, call 883-5354.

DANCE WORKSHOP Argentine Tango workshop; 1-2:30 p.m. for beginners and 2:45-4:15 for intermediate on Saturday at the Ethnic Heritage Building at the Jim Buck Ross Agriculture and Forestry Museum in Jackson; $25 for single and $45 per couple for each session.

MAGNOLIA BALLROOM DANCERS ASSOCIATION 8-11 p.m. Saturday, Ethnic Heritage Building at Jim Buck Ross Agriculture and Forestry Museum in Jackson; $10 for members, $5 for first-time guests and $15 for returning guests.


CRAWFORD STREET UNITED METHODIST Annual Turkey dinner; 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Thursday; tickets are $7 in advance; dine in or take out; call 636-5612.


WINE TASTING 6:30-9 p.m. Thursday at Banner Hall in Jackson; tickets are $35 in advance and benefit The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society; wine donated by the Briarwood Mart Liquor Store; Jamie Woods, 954-1717, or Tammy Bouchillon, 573-4181, for tickets.