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PRAM, River City Chapter 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Eddie Monsour’s Restaurant, Vicksburg Country Club; speaker, Hazel James Cole, senior public relations account executive at GodwinGroup.

American Legion Post 3 Officer installation, 7 p.m. Thursday, Monroe Street.

WCHS Class of 1974 Reunion, Sept. 17-18; information, 636-6409.

Public programs

Senior Center Thursday: 10 a.m., chair exercises; 12:30 p.m., Richter bridge; 1, piano class; 2, chicken foot and dominoes.

Oak Ridge Opry 7-10 p.m. Friday, Oak Ridge Community Center; donations accepted; hamburgers and drinks for sale; music by Magnolias and Moonshine.

Shape Up Vicksburg A health and fitness program at Jackson Street Community Center, 923 Walnut St.; eight weeks of nutrition classes, weigh-ins, educational materials and physical fitness activities; free; 631-3723.

Overeaters Anonymous For those wanting to stop binge eating; 6-7 tonight, Bowmar Baptist, room 102C; 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.

Motorcycle, Show Truck and Antique Car Show Saturday, Christian Home M.B. Church No. 2, 4769 Lee Road; deadline for entries is Friday; Charles Pendleton, 634-0978.

Zamar Ensemble Auditions Noon Saturday, New Dimension, 2845 Clay St.; identification, wallet-size photo and performance piece required; director, Charlie Tubbs III; 883-2095 or zamar_ensemble@hotmail.com for information.

Levi’s “A Gathering Place;” jam session, 7-10 p.m. Saturday, Shelter Drive; donations accepted.

Explorer’s Bible Study An interdenominational group meeting each Wednesday morning, beginning Sept. 8, at First Presbyterian Church, 1501 Cherry St.; $60, scholarships available; children’s program for ages 2-5 and nursery available; to register and for information, Maurice Tadlock, 638-2552, or Virginia Morton, 638-6385.


Belmont M.B. Revival, 7:30 tonight-Friday, 4446 Charlie Brown Road; pastor, Phillip Burks.

Mount Givens Baptist Prayer service, 7 tonight-Friday; revival, Monday-Aug. 20; 210 Kirkland Road; speaker, the Rev. Hugh T. Lewis.

Grove Street M.B. Communion and baptism services, 7 tonight, House of Peace Worship, 707 Pierce St.; evangelist, Bertha Davenport; host pastor, the Rev. Casey Fisher.

Triumph M.B. Food distribution, 5:30 p.m. today, multipurpose building, 2869 N. Washington St.; all living in the North Washington Street area are eligible; verification of income, social security cards and a recent utility bill required; pastor, the Rev. Larry Nicks.

Bright Morning Star Women’s ministry meeting, 11 a.m. Saturday, 801 Green St.; speaker, Marietta Duncan.