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7/12/04

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Clubs

Vicksburg Cruisers Car Club 6 tonight, home of Roger Harris; 636-2720 or 636-8962.

NAACP Executive board, 6 tonight, 902 China St.; members, 7 p.m.

Vicksburg Soccer Organization Meeting, 6:30 tonight, The Meeting Place at Pemberton Square mall; coaches and parents welcome.

VFW Post 2572 7 tonight, Post Home, 1918 Washington St.; Ladies Auxiliary, 6:30 p.m.

Vicksburg Kiwanis Noon Tuesday, Maxwell’s; Shane Quimby, 168th Engineering Group, will speak on experiences in Iraq.

American Legion Tyner-Ford Post 213 Legionnaires meeting and officer election, 8 p.m. Tuesday.

Warren County MSU Alumni Association Annual banquet, Wednesday at B.B. Club; social, 6 p.m.; program and barbecue buffet, 7; speaker, Sylvester Croom; tickets, $8; 636-4688.

Lions Noon Wednesday, Maxwell’s; speaker, Supreme Court Justice Bill Waller.

WCHS Class of 1984 Reunion, Friday and Saturday; www.warrencentral84.freeservers.com or 638-4114 for information.

Vicksburg Civitan Bill Eargle Memorial Golf Tournament Sign in, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 P.M.; shotgun start, 1 p.m. Friday, Vicksburg Country Club; Kimberly Alexander, 638-0083 and 661-6277, or Alberta Eargle, 638-1460.

Public programs

Senior Center Tuesday: 9:30 a.m., intermediate exercise and advanced bridge class; 10 a.m.-3 p.m., computer class by appointment; 1, piano class; 2, dulcimer and dominoes; 3, Carr Central reunion meeting.

TOPS Take Off Pounds Sensibly; 5:30-7 tonight, second floor conference room, Vicksburg Clinic; 661-5108.

Prostate Cancer Support Group 6:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, River Region West, cafeteria.

Public Library Tuesday: 10 a.m., summer library program closing party; story time has been canceled; Wednesday: 10:30 a.m., preschool and toddler story time and craft.

The Art and Hobby of Bonsai Free presentation and demonstration by Barry Payne; 7 p.m. Tuesday, Academy Building, Adams Street entrance, Southern Cultural Heritage Center.

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

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

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

Obesity Surgery Support Group 6 p.m. Thursday, River Region Medical Center, education conference room A; 883-6189.

Focusing on the Family Family enrichment classes, 6-8 p.m. Thursdays through Sept. 30, Triumph M.B. Church Outreach House, 162 Scenic Drive; transportation and dinner provided; 638-8108 or 218-1323.

CPR/Fire Prevention Training 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Rose Hill M.B. Church; church, 636-1467, Christine Gibbs, 638-3285, or Sandy M. Jackson, 629-9742.

Recovery at Noon Noon, Monday-Friday; Keystone Ministries, 821 Clay St.; refreshments provided; Michael W., 631-0873 or 415-0314; Nathan G., 636-6664; David B., 629-3920; Alvin J., 661-7646 or 415-2180.

Churches

Crawford Street United Methodist Fine Arts Week, 9 a.m.-noon today-Thursday; for grades 3-6; 636-5612.

Temple Church of Christ (Holiness) USA Revival, 7 tonight-Wednesday; speakers, Robert Deloch of Pearl, Carl Devine of Port Gibson and Arthur Jenkins of Jackson; pastor, Howard Batchelor.

Ridgeway Baptist Vacation Bible School, 9 a.m.-noon today-Friday, 4684 Redwood Road.

Jackson Street M.B. Vacation Bible School, 6-8 tonight-Friday, 1416 Jackson St.; pastor, the Rev. John W. Carroll Sr.

Warrenton Church of Christ Vacation Bible School for all ages, 7 tonight-Wednesday, 150 Redbone Road; 636-1508.

Second Baptist Revival, 7 tonight-Friday, 410 Anthony St., Port Gibson; speaker, the Rev. Kemp Burley; pastor, Leon Nelson Jr.

St. Luke Church of God in Christ Vacation Bible School for grades k-8; 10 a.m.-noon today-Friday, 915 First East St.; 636-2111 or 638-4508 for transportation; Elder Douglas Anderson is pastor.

China Grove Revival, 7:30 tonight-Friday, Oak Ridge Road; evangelist, the Rev. E.E. Gibbs; pastor, the Rev. R.L. Miller.

New Poplar Grove Revival, 7:30 tonight-Friday; pastor, James O. Bowman.

Shiloh M.B. Revival, 7 tonight-Friday; evangelist, the Rev. Jesse Brown of Utica; pastor, Dr. Willie J. Jones.

Friendship M.B. Youth revival, 7:15 tonight-Friday, 103 Williamson Ave., Edwards; speaker, the Rev. Clyde Tate; picnic, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday; pastor, the Rev. Bobby Burks.

Bright Morning Star M.B. Women’s ministry meeting, 7 p.m. Tuesday, 801 Green St.

Grove Street M.B. Vacation Bible School, 10 a.m.-noon, today-Friday, House of Peace; transportation, 456-1553; Communion, 7 p.m. Wednesday, House of Peace Worship Church, 707 Pierce St.; Bonnie Jordan, evangelist; pastor, the Rev. Casey Fisher.

Triumph M.B. Food distribution, 5:30 p.m. Wednesday; 2869 N. Washington St.; open to residents of North Washington Street area; verification of income, Social Security cards and a utility bill required; the Rev. Larry Nicks, pastor.

Gibson Memorial United Methodist One Great Waterday Vacation Bible School, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday; to register, 636-2605.