Published 12:00 am Monday, November 18, 2002


NAACP Vicksburg Warren County Youth meeting; 6:30 tonight at 902 China St.; youth to age 17 are invited; Tierre Brown, president, 638-9047.

AARP 9 a.m. Tuesday at the Senior Center, City Annex; election of officers.

PI ALPHA KAPPA SORORITY Vicksburg Beta Chapter; noon Tuesday, Piccadilly; special guest will be Georgia Turnage, pianist and vocalist.

KIWANIS Clergy Appreciation Day; noon Tuesday, Maxwell’s; speaker will be Charles Riles.

LIONS Noon Wednesday, Maxwell’s; Thanksgiving message by the Rev. Tony Lalli of the Church of Christ.

TRIAD 2 p.m. Wednesday in the conference room at the City Hall Annex; Assistant Attorney General Mike Rhodes will be speaking on consumer fraud in Mississippi.

Public programs

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

SOUTHERN CULTURAL HERITAGE FOUNDATION Annual meeting at 5:15 tonight at 1302 Adams St.; 631-2997.

FREE RIDE TO THE POLLS 8:30 a.m. until 6:30 p.m. Tuesday; call 529-2044, 529-9833 or 529-0859; sponsored by the NAACP, Vicksburg Branch.

PUBLIC LIBRARY 10:30 a.m. Tuesday; toddler and preschool story time and a craft with Alice Rabalais.

ANNUAL YOUTH MUSICAL REHEARSAL 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mount Heroden M.B. Church, 1117 Clay St.; participating churches are Rock of Ages M.B., Mount Heroden M.B., Cool Spring M.B. and Bethlehem M.B.

ANNUAL TURKEY DINNER 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Thursday at Church of the Holy Trinity; tickets are $8 in advance and available at the church office, The Hub and Peterson’s Art & Antiques.

JACKSON NEUROPATHY ASSOCIATION SUPPORT GROUP 5 p.m. Thursday at St. James Episcopal Church, 3921 Oak Ridge Drive, Jackson; call 956-5217 or 956-5573 for information or directions.

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

RIVER CITY FAMILY FESTIVAL 3 until 6 p.m. Friday at the Vicksburg City Auditorium; free; open to the public.

RALPH VAUGHAN WILLIAMS’ CHRISTMAS CANTATA “Hodie;” 7:30 p.m. Friday in Cain-Cochran Hall on Hinds Community College’s Raymond Campus and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 1607 Cherry St.; four combined choirs accompanied by members of the Mississippi Symphony Orchestra; tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students and seniors; call Dan, 634-1646 or Andy, 638-3679, or email dtwedt@cablelynx.com for information.


TRIUMPH M.B. Tonight, Bible class at 5:30 with Lula Jones, instructor; Tuesday, Stewardship training is at 6:30 p.m. with Christine Steward, superintendent; Wednesday, food distribution is at 6 p.m., all living in the North Washington Street area are eligible, must verify all income and bring social security cards for each family member and a utility bill; Bible class is at 7 p.m. with the Rev. Larry Nicks, pastor.

VICKSBURG FAMILY LIFE CATHEDRAL Holy Spirit Renewal at 7 p.m. Wednesday-Friday at the church; guest minister will be Arthur Sanders.