Published 12:00 am Monday, July 28, 2003

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Lions Noon Wednesday, Maxwell’s; business meeting.

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Port City Kiwanis 7 a.m. Thursday, Shoney’s; Sherry Fisher, speaker.

Vicksburg Coin Club 7 p.m. Thursday, River Region West Campus conference room.

Public programs

Vicksburg Senior Center Tuesday: 9:30 a.m., intermediate exercise with Richard Simmons and intermediate bridge; 10:30, quilting and beginner computer; 11:30, intermediate computer; 1 p.m., dulcimer; 1:15, cooking with Ameristar; 2, Dress Barn fashion show.

Hoop It Up Basketball Tournament 4:30-8 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, Kings Community Gym; for ages 7-21; form a team or be assigned to one; registration required at Kings Gym or South Street Shopette; Peter Anderson, 619-9998.

Epilepsy Support Group 6-7 p.m. Tuesday; administrative conference room at River Region West Campus.

Bold Botanicals Watercolor Workshop By Jeanne Evans, 9 a.m.-noon Wednesday; Southern Cultural Heritage Center; $30 for members, $35 for non-members; supply list available, supplies provided for new painters for $5 palette fee; 631-2997 to register; bring a snack and drink.

Free Scrapbooking Workshop 10 a.m.-noon Wednesday and Thursday, Vicksburg Factory Outlets; guest instructor will be Nicole from Dots ‘n Doodles; some materials required, may be purchased at workshop; 636-7434.

Overeaters Anonymous 6-7 p.m. Wednesday, Bowmar Baptist, room 206-C; no diets, dues or weigh-ins; 638-0011.

Red Cross CPR Classes Adult class, 5:30 p.m. Thursday, $20; adult, infant and child class, 9 a.m. Saturday, $25; 908 Cherry St.; Tracey, 636-9182.

Prime Time Registration After-school program for grades K-6 for Bowmar, Dana Road, Sherman Avenue and South Park; register at Purks or Raworth YMCA; 638-5565 or 638-1070.

Hinds Community College Advance Registration For fall, 8:15 a.m.-noon and 1 -4 p.m. Monday through Friday and 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays; ongoing until Aug. 8.

National Alliance for Mentally Ill Free education and support classes for family members of adults with mental illness; sessions begin Aug. 21 in Vicksburg; 800-357-0388.

ServSafe Food Certification Course 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Sept. 2-4, Warren County Extension Service office; $100 per individual, open to first 25 who register and pay; Carmen Jefcoat, 601-782-4454 or Valerie Smithhart, 636-5391.


Pleasant Valley 2585 N. Washington St.; revival, 7 nightly through Friday; evangelist, the Rev. Robert Miller; pastor, the Rev. Alex Miller.

Gospel Temple Vacation Bible School, 6 nightly through Friday; 1612 Lane St.; Walter Edley, pastor.

Evergreen M.B., Redwood Revival, 7:30 nightly through Friday; Oscar Thompson, associate minister of St. Paul M.B. Church in Bovina, will be the guest speaker; the Rev. Frank Gardner, pastor.

Grove Street M.B. Vacation Bible School, 10 a.m.-noon through Friday; House of Peace, 707 Pierce St.; 634-0384 or 415-4604 for transportation; the Rev. Casey Fisher, pastor.

New Oak Ridge M.B. Vacation Bible School, 6:30-8:30 nightly through Friday; Highway 27, Utica-Edwards; Patricia H. Gardener and Mary Welch, directors; the Rev. K.C. Frazier, pastor.

Mount Ararat Baptist Revival, 7 nightly through Friday, 50 Culkin Road; the Rev. Terry Moore, evangelist; the Rev. P.J. Moreland, pastor.

Old Come and See M.B., Ingleside Community Revival, 7 nightly through Friday, Claiborne County; the Rev. Henry Mayfield Sr., evangelist; the Rev. E.S. Cosey, pastor.

Mount Alban M.B. Revival, 7 nightly through Friday, 2385 Mount Alban Road; the Rev. Kennie Ramsey, pastor of churches in Tallulah and Louise, will be the evangelist.


Charity Horse Show 5 p.m. Saturday, Bovina Arena; $5 donation for ages 12 and older; proceeds to benefit Haven House Family Shelter.