6/7/04

Published 12:00 am Monday, June 7, 2004

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Clubs

TOPS Take Off Pounds Sensibly; 5:30-7 tonight, River Region West Campus second-floor conference room; bring raffle and basket items; 661-5108.

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Vicksburg Cruisers Car Club 6 tonight, home of Rickey McMullen, 8 Front Royal St.; 636-2720.

Rosa A. Temple Class of 1969 Reunion meeting, 6:30 tonight, Ridge Apartment; Willie Moore, 638-9329.

NARFE Noon Tuesday, Maxwell’s; meal, $7; speaker, Ernie M. Burns, financial planner.

Vicksburg Kiwanis Noon Tuesday, Maxwell’s; speaker, Wayne Stroupe, ERDC public affairs officer.

Lions Noon Wednesday, Maxwell’s; speaker, Angela Gunn, Eye & Tissue Bank.

Overeaters Anonymous For those who want to stop binge eating; 6-7 p.m. Wednesday, Bowmar Baptist, room 102C; 638-0011.

Vicksburg Chapter No. 77 UDC 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Shoney’s; workshop meeting.

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

Monroe Sr. and Nancy Thornton Ross Family Reunion, July 2-4; 634-0137, 638-2556 or 638-7078.

VHS Class of 1989 Reunion fees due; Sonja Anderson, 415-7017; Trina White-Lassiter, 868-0151.

Public programs

Public Library Tuesday: 10:30 a.m., preschool and toddler story time with Girl Scout Troop 119, plus craft activity; Wednesday: 10:30 a.m., preschool and toddler story time with Girl Scout Troop 119, plus art project; 3:30 p.m., craft time with Denise Hogan; Thursday: 10:30 a.m., school-age story time, plus craft activity.

Local Family Support Group for Autistic Children 7 p.m. Tuesday, The Vicksburg Post; Regina Jeffers, 638-4642, or Patti Robinson, 636-8270.

Clarke Buehling Banjo Concert 7 p.m. Tuesday; Southern Cultural Heritage Center auditorium, 1302 Adams St.; $5; 631-2997.

St. Francis/St. Aloysius Used Uniform Sale 6-8 p.m. Thursday, St. Aloysius cafeteria.

Genealogy for Beginning Researchers Free presentation by Beth Koostra Freshour, 1-4 p.m. Saturday; Southern Cultural Heritage Center; participants are asked to bring family history materials; 631-2997 to sign up.

Women’s Abs/Core Conditioning Summer classes, 5:45-6:15 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays beginning June 14; 1109 Mission Park Drive; blood pressure, body mass index, fat screenings included; registration ongoing, 636-1878.

Children’s Ministry Sports Camp For children who have completed grades K4-5; 6-8 p.m. June 21-25, Bowmar Baptist Church; softball, baseball, soccer, cheerleading; Pam Parman, 636-2596, to register.

Churches

Mount Ararat M.B. Revival, 7 tonight-Friday, Eagle Lake; evangelist, the Rev. Joseph Brown, pastor of Mount Pilgrim Freetown and Jones Chapel M.B. churches; music by Kevin Winters; host pastor, the Rev. L.A. Hall Sr.

Bright Morning Star 7:15 tonight-Friday, 801 Green St.; speaker, the Rev. Illiad Kelly, pastor of Greater Mount Zion M.B. Church in Raymond; host pastor, the Rev. Reginald Harris.

Mount Olive Baptist, Villa Nova Prayer service, 7 tonight-Wednesday.

Greater Zion Travelers M.B. Revival, 7:30 tonight-Friday; 7501 Highway 27 North in Utica; speaker, the Rev. O.C. Farrell, pastor of New Mount Zion in Raymond; host pastor, the Rev. Willie L. Lewis.

St. Paul, Bovina Revival, 7 tonight-Friday; 737 Tiffentown Road; speaker, the Rev. John McNeil, pastor of Blacks Chapel M.B. Church in Jackson; host pastor, the Rev. Tyrone Dixon.

Triumph “Walking Into Your Destiny” conference, 7 p.m. Thursday-Friday, 136 Honeysuckle Lane; sponsored by Men of Valor Ministry at Triumph M.B. Church; free to public; 638-8108 or the Rev. Troy D. Truly, 218-1323.