Published 12:00 am Friday, March 14, 2003

We welcome your items for the Community Calendar. Submit items by postal service (P.O. Box 821668, Vicksburg, MS 39182), e-mail (newsreleases@vicksburgpost.com), fax (634-0897), delivered in person to 1601-F N. Frontage Road, or by calling 636-4545 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. weekdays. If corresponding by fax, mail or e-mail, be sure to include your name and phone number.


Tougaloo College Alumni Association Today’s meeting has been rescheduled for April 4; 218-3577 for more information.

Email newsletter signup

Sign up for The Vicksburg Post's free newsletters

Check which newsletters you would like to receive
  • Vicksburg News: Sent daily at 5 am
  • Vicksburg Sports: Sent daily at 10 am
  • Vicksburg Living: Sent on 15th of each month

Ivyettes Girls Club 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Rolling Acres Community Center; will work on Easter project.

Vicksburg Cruisers Car Club Saturday: Dogwood Run, 10:30 a.m. at Wal-Mart, will cruise down Natchez Trace to Coles Creek for picnic; Super Cruise, 6:30 p.m. at Bumpers; 636-2720.

Mu Xi Omega Chapter Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority; noon Saturday, Mount Heroden Church fellowship hall on Clay Street.

Willing Workers Club 3 p.m. Saturday at Pleasant Valley, 2585 N. Washington St.; refreshments will be served; Eddie Bryant is president.

Broadwater Lodge No. 55 6 p.m. Saturday at Masonic Hall; all Prince Hall Masons are welcome; dress is casual.

Letitia Street Reunion Dance Saturday: 9 p.m. until 2 a.m. at “The Hut,” 1618 Main St.; Richard Clark is DJ; $2 for tickets, $3 at door; Brenda Brown, 638-5918.

Knights of Columbus Saltillo breakfast, 8-11 a.m. Sunday at KC Hall; $3 per person with maximum of $12 for immediate family; public is welcome.

American Legion Tyner-Ford Post 213 American Legion’s 84th birthday and Post 213’s 54th birthday program, 4 p.m. Sunday, 1618 Main St.

VHS Class of 1983 Meeting, 5 p.m. Sunday at Shoney’s; please attend and turn in funds for event; Gwendolyn Appleby, 661-0870.

Rosa A. Temple Class of 1963 Meeting, 5 p.m. Monday; Patricia A. Segrest, 636-7348 or Johnny Davis, 634-6879.

AARP Will not meet at chamber but will go to Jackson at 10 a.m. Tuesday to speak with legislators.

Kiwanis Noon Tuesday, Maxwell’s; Connie Davis will speak on miracles.

WCHS Class of 1983 20th year reunion, June 13-14; Allison Fleming, 636-5458 or afleming@canufly.net; Rusty Fuller, 634-0783, Rusty.Fuller@riverregion.com or rudfuller@hotmail.com; Kim Saxon Alexander, 634-6461 or kalexander@vicksburgpost.com.

Public programs

Wood Sculpture Workshop Today-Sunday, Old Constitution Firehouse; featured artist will be Ron Koehler of Delta State University; cost is $50; sponsored by Vicksburg Art Association; Brenda Neumann, 638-8426 or Janet Akers, 638-5022.

Spring Fling 2003 3-6 p.m. today at City Park Pavilion; for high school students; admission is free; sponsored by the City of Vicksburg.

Levi’s “A Gathering Place,” Shelter Drive off Mount Alban Road; 7-10 tonight, music by the Wild Bunch; Saturday, music by Old Habits.

Potluck Mardi Gras Dance Party Ballroom, Latin and Swing; 8-10 tonight at Applause Dance Factory, 208 Industrial Drive in Ridgeland, $10 per person; Rumba lesson 7-8, $10 per person; classes and private lessons available, 856-6168; for Vicksburg classes, 636-7000.

Community Day 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Pemberton Square mall; organizations will showcase community involvement, provide information on purposes, projects; 634-0823.

Blood Drive 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Pemberton Square mall in the vacant room next to Payless Shoes; sponsored by United Blood Services and Pemberton Square mall.

Adopt-A-Thon 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. Saturday at Pemberton Square, Cinema 4; 636-6631 or www.vwhumanesociety.com.

Obesity Surgery Support Group Saturday: 3 p.m., support meeting for those who have undergone surgery; 5 p.m., educational meeting for those interested in surgery; River Region Medical Center Education Conference Room; 619-3192.

Mississippi Old Time Music Society Jam session at the Welcome Center, 4210 Washington St.; 1-4 p.m. Sunday; 638-7511.

Gospel Spring Fest 6 p.m. Monday at Davidson High School Auditorium in St. Joseph; The Williams Brothers, Tensas Community Praise Group, Shelia Clark and Patricia B. Williams will all present music; tickets are $12; Thelma Snowden, 318-749-0498; sponsored by the supporters of the class of 2003.

Narcotics Anonymous 8 p.m. Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday at Good Shepherd Community Center, 629 Cherry St.

Diabetes Education Classes Group and individual at River Region West; call for times, 619-3609.


Belmont M.B. Sleepover, 7 tonight until 10 a.m. Saturday; 4446 Charlie Brown Road in Utica; Horace Allen will speak; children of all ages are welcome; Phillip Burks is pastor.

Shiloh Primitive Baptist Services, 7 tonight; 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday and 10:30 a.m. Sunday; Elder John Tidwell, former pastor, will speak.

King Solomon M.B. Business meeting, 3 p.m. Saturday; all members are asked to attend.

Ministers in Concert Program Gospel music and fellowship, 6 p.m. Saturday at Greater Mount Zion Baptist Church, 907 Farmer St.; the Rev. Edmond Gibbs, 638-8326.

“Men and Women of the Bible” 6 p.m. Saturday at Shiloh M.B. Church, 920 Green St.; guest speakers include the Rev. Jerry Collier, Ray Coleman and others; Dr. Willie J. Jones is host pastor.


Fish Fry 11 a.m. until 2 and 5-9 p.m. today and 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday at Clover Valley M.B. Church, Highway 27 South; $5 per plate; call 636-6375 for orders; will deliver for five or more plates; sponsored by the Usher Board; proceeds will benefit church activities