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Vicksburg Genealogical Society Dinner, 5:30 p.m. today, Shoney’s; meeting, 6:30; Emma Keulegan will present a program on Native American research; public is invited.

Vicksburg Cruisers Car Club Business meeting, 6 tonight, home of Donnie Cool, 414 Garden Grove; 638-2698.

River City BPW 6 tonight, Suzanna’s; program on women entrepreneurs; members asked to attend; guests are welcome.

Rosa A. Temple Class of 1969 Reunion meeting, 6:30 tonight, Ridge Apartments.

NAACP Executive board meeting, 6 tonight, 902 China St., chairpersons should attend; membership meeting, 7; members asked to attend.

Alpha Chapter, PAK Sorority 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Ryan’s; topic, “Health for Seniors.”

Kiwanis Noon Tuesday, Maxwell’s; speaker, Bill Howell of Entergy.

Vicksburg BPW 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jacques; Jeanine Hanks of Warren Yazoo Mental Health will speak on overcoming stress on the job and in the home; Pat Hunt, 638-2511.

Vicksburg Art Association 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Old Constitution Firehouse; speaker, Shelley Palmer-Beach.

American Legion Tyner-Ford Post 213 Legionnaires 8 p.m. Tuesday; refreshments will be served.

Lions Noon Wednesday, Maxwell’s; speaker, Charles Riles.

JSU Alumni Association Vicksburg-Warren County Chapter, 6 p.m. Wednesday; LD’s Restaurant, 1111 Mulberry St.

Vicksburg-Warren Community Alliance Inc. 8 a.m. Thursday, Southern Cultural Heritage Foundation.

Public programs

Senior Center Tuesday: 9:30 a.m., intermediate exercise and intermediate bridge class; 10:30-12:30, open use of computers; 1 p.m., piano; 2 p.m., dulcimer class; 2:30, open play dominoes.

Multiple Sclerosis Support Group 2-3 p.m. today, River Region West, cafeteria.

Big Blue Band Boosters 6 p.m. Tuesday, Warren Central High School Band Hall; all parents of high school band students invited.

Stroke Support Group 6-7 p.m. Tuesday, River Region West, cafeteria.

Prostate Support Group 6:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, River Region West, education conference room.

Local Family Support Group for Autistic Children 7 p.m. Tuesday, Warren Central Junior High Library; Regina Jeffers, 638-4642, or Patti Robinson, 636-8270.

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

Serenity Al-Anon Fellowship for family and friends of alcoholics and addicts; 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Marian Hill, administration area; 631-2770 or 631-2705.

Obesity Surgery Support Group 6 p.m. Thursday, River Region Medical Center, Education Conference Room A; 883-6099.

Postpartum Mother and Baby Fitness Classes Registration open at Pee Wee Workout, 1109 Mission Park Dr.; ABS/core-conditioning classes also open; 636-1878.


Jones Chapel Business meeting, 7 p.m. Wednesday, 1340 Bay St.; members asked to attend; pastor, the Rev. Joseph Brown.

Mountain of Faith Ministries Services, 7 p.m. Wednesday-Friday, Vicksburg City Auditorium; speaker, Dr. Raymond Biard, pastor and founder of Jackson Revival Center Inc.; guests, the Jackson Revival Center Sanctuary Choir and the Spirit in Motion Dance Ministry; Tina Hayward, 831-4405.

St. James M.B. Mid-month Holy Communion service, 7 p.m. Wednesday, 1922 Pearl St.; speaker, Dennis Reddin, pastor of Mount Pisgah M.B. Church; guests, Mount Pisgah Church family and choir; host pastor, Charlie Blackmore Jr.