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Rosa A. Temple Class of 1969 Closeout meeting, 6:30 tonight, Ridge Apartments; class pictures will be issued; Willie Moore, 638-9329.

AARP 10 a.m. Tuesday, Chamber of Commerce.

Vicksburg Kiwanis Noon Tuesday, Maxwell’s; speaker, Bo Balch of Vicksburg Video.

Society of American Military Engineers 7 p.m. Tuesday, Maxwell’s; RSVP, 631-7695.

Lions Noon Wednesday, Maxwell’s; Sid Champion will speak on Champion’s Hill.

Garrett Family Reunion Saturday and Sunday; relatives of the late George “Sonny” Garrett Sr.; 638-8503, 636-1380 or 638-2015.

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 p.m., piano class; 2, dulcimer and dominoes.

TOPS Take Off Pounds Sensibly; 5:30-7 tonight, second floor conference room, Vicksburg Clinic; 661-5108 or topsms324@canufly.net.

Public Library 10:30 a.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, preschool and toddler story time and craft; Thursday: 10 a.m., Wanda Woodard will present an anti-litter program.

Humanities Lecture Series Joy Brabston will speak on “Central Mexico Its Cultures, Crafts and Arts;” 7 p.m. Tuesday, Academy Building, Southern Cultural Heritage Center; $5 for adults, $3 for children.

Bring Your Sons & Daughters to Work Day 9 a.m. Thursday, Vicksburg District, Corps of Engineers.

St. Francis Xavier Elementary School The library will be open from 1 until 3 p.m. Thursday for children to check out books and take tests.

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

Little People’s Learning Center Accepting applications and child-care certificates through Aug. 5; 638-8120 or 638-2037, or visit 1316 South St. or 718 Bridge St.

YMCA Prime Time After-School Program Registration open at Purks and Raworth for grades K-6; 638-5565 or 638-1071.

Travelers Rest Christian Academy Registration open for 2004-2005 school year for prekindergarten through grade 4; A Beka curriculum, Bible class, arts and crafts and field trips; after-school program available; Janet Watts or Debra Coleman, 718 Bowmar Ave. or 636-3712; school begins Aug. 16.

Bunny’s Child Care Accepting child-care certificates and applications for ages two weeks-12 years; 634-8068 until 6 p.m. or visit 2362-2364 Grove St.

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.


Elbethel M.B. Revival, 7 tonight-Friday, Satartia; speaker, the Rev. Luster Lacey; host pastor, the Rev. Henry Mayfield.

New Life Revival, 7 tonight-Tuesday, 4209 Mount Alban Road; speaker, David Taylor; host pastor, Steve Mainous; 634-0197.

Mount Zion No. 1 M.B. Vacation Bible School, 6-7:45 tonight-Friday, 920 Fifth North St.; J.B. Johnson, 638-1832.

Shiloh Baptist Vacation Bible School, 6-7 tonight-Friday, 920 Green St.; pastor, Dr. Willie J. Jones.

Bingham Memorial M.B. Revival, 7 tonight-Friday, 1063 Green St.; speakers, the Revs. Terrell Stewart, Joseph Brown, Leonard Walker, Leroy Wilson and Kemp Burley; pastor, the Rev. James Archer.

Salvation Army Vacation Bible School for ages 6-12, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. today-Friday, 530 Mission 66; in association with the Warren County Baptist Association and Calvary, First, Bovina and Highland Baptist churches; lunch will be served.

Zion Travelers M.B. Vacation Bible School, 6-7 tonight-Friday, 1701 Poplar St.; Fun Day, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday; Vanessa Wright, 638-0241.

Oak Chapel M.B. Revival, 7:30 tonight-Friday, 8140 Freetown Road; speaker, the Rev. Dellie Robinson; various choirs; 636-4967 or Dewayne and Tammie Sims, 630-9280.

Mount Pisgah Vacation Bible School, 6-8 p.m. Monday-Friday, 1519 Lummie St.; awards ceremony and picnic at Riverfront park on Friday; Yulonda Clark, 260-8693; pastor, the Rev. Dennis Redden Sr.

St. Mark Freewill Baptist Meeting, 7 p.m. Tuesday, 2606 Hannah St.; members asked to be present; pastor, the Rev. Willie L. James.