Published 12:00 am Thursday, October 21, 2004

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Vicksburg Warren Alcorn Alumni Chapter 7 p.m. Friday, Elks Lodge, 916 Walnut St.

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Warren Central Soccer Boosters Selling blankets, $40 each; available at Warren Central football game after 7 p.m. Friday or by calling the school, 638-3372.

VHS Class of 1975 Reunion planning meeting, 10 a.m. Saturday, Shoney’s; Jerre Gibson Houston, 636-6139; Debra Robinson Goodman, 636-3429; Patricia Walker Daniel, 631-0283.

Reunite Social and Civic Social Club Pre-Halloween dance; 9 p.m. Saturday, The Hut; $4 at door; door prizes, food and fun; DJ Surprise.

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority MXO Chapter; 4 p.m. Sunday, Mount Heroden Church.

Public programs

Senior Center Friday: 10 a.m., bean bag baseball; 12:30 p.m., open play dominoes; 2, dominoes.

Warren County Baptist Association and Women’s Auxiliary Fall session, 9:30 a.m. Friday, E.D. Straughter Baptist Center; moderator, the Rev. R.L. Miller.

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

Obesity Surgery Support Group 6 tonight, River Region Medical Center, Education Conference Room A; 883-6189.

Oak Ridge Opry 7-10 p.m. Friday, Oak Ridge Community Center; music by The Wild Bunch; chili, rice, cornbread and drinks for sale; donations accepted.

Ballroom, Latin and Swing Dance Party 8-10 p.m. Friday, Applause Dance Factory, 242 Stephens St., Ridgeland; Hustle lesson, 7-8; $10 per person, first time free; 856-6168; Vicksburg classes, 636-7000.

Keep it Real Conference 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Pleasant Valley M.B. Church, 2585 N. Washington St.; for information or transportation, 638-2798.

Car Wash 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Pizza Hut on Pemberton Boulevard; cars, $3; trucks, $5; sponsored by the Pink Diamondz Highsteppers; Paula Cox, 994-4764 or 630-9515.

Vicksburg Warren School District Parent Fair 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, Grove Street School; session on science and reading fairs, bench marks and make-and-take; door prizes; 631-2881.

Levi’s “A Gathering Place,” 7-10 p.m. Saturday, Shelter Drive; donations accepted; music by Southern Still.

Car Wash 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Dillards Car Wash, 2321 Washington St.; sponsored by the Glamour Girls Dance Group; Tarsha Warfield, 619-1583.

Veterans Day Parade 10 a.m. Nov. 6, Washington Street; sponsored by the Vicksburg-Warren County Veterans Day Parade Committee and American Legion Tyner-Ford Post 213; to participate, call Louis I. Sullivan Sr., 638-4249, or Charles Scott Sr., 636-4993.

Parent/Infant Massage Class For newborns to age 3; Nov. 1, Pee Wee Workout/Fit Zone, 1109 Mission Park Drive; instructor, Kristen Hoover; registration deadline, Oct. 30; $25 per child; 636-1878.

Haunted House 7-10 p.m. Oct. 30, St. Aloysius High School; crafts, pictures, costume judging, hamburgers and hot dogs; $5 admission; activities for children under 10; sponsored by the St. Aloysius Senior Class.

NIA Classes for Women Monday and Thursday evenings with Leah Wheeless; Pee Wee Workout/Fit Zone, 1109 Mission Park Dr.; combination of Tai Chi, yoga and dance; 636-1878.

Cheer Aerobics Classes for Ages 10-16 5-5:45 and 5:45-6:30 p.m. Tuesdays with Shannon Potts; Pee Wee Workout/Fit Zone, 1109 Mission Park Dr.; 636-1878.

Narcotics Anonymous River City group, 8 p.m. Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday; Good Shepherd Community Center, 629 Cherry St.; daytime, Alvin J., 661-7646; evening, Jackie G., 638-8456 or 415-3345; Recovery at Noon group, Monday-Friday; Keystone Ministries, 821 Clay St.; Mike W., 631-0873 or 415-0314; Joel F., 634-0639 or 868-0057.


King Solomon Baptist Revival, 7 tonight-Friday, 1401 Farmer St.; speakers, the Revs. James O. Bowman Sr., Leonard Walker, Eric Rand, Larry Brown and Willie F. Mitchell; music by the Westhaven Memorial Funeral Home Choir; transportation, 638-6289 or 638-4249.

New Vision Family Worship Youth Bash, for ages 12-19; 7-10 p.m. Saturday, youth center, 3525 Wisconsin Ave.; live band, food and music; appearance by Telia Brewer, Young Miss Vicksburg.

Bethlehem M.B. Choir rehearsal, 6 tonight, 3055 N. Washington St.; musicians, Kevin Winters and L.C. Dotson; pastor, David Brown Jr.

Mount Pisgah Baptist Business meeting, 6 tonight; members asked to attend; the board will meet at 5; Albert Squire, 636-5644.

Shiloh Primitive Baptist Weekend services: 7 p.m. Friday, followed by refreshments; 10:30 a.m. Saturday and Sunday, followed by lunch at noon; supper at 6 p.m. Saturday, followed by service at 7; speaker, Randy Myers of Baton Rouge.

Immanuel Baptist Family Harvest Night, 3-6 p.m. Saturday, 6949 U.S. 61 South; food, games and fun for all ages.

Bovina United Methodist Fall Festival, 1-4 p.m. Saturday; games, cake walk, pumpkin carving contest and Country Store.

Mount Carmel M.B. Musical Extravaganza, 6 p.m. Saturday, 2729 Alma St.; music by C.J. Williams and the Angelic Voices for Christ; pastor, Dr. F.L. Lassiter; 638-5793.

Locust Grove M.B. Rummage sale, 7 a.m.-noon Saturday, 472 Stenson Road, lower parking lot; sponsored by the Locust Grove Women of Action.


Yard Sale 8 a.m. Saturday, 1117 Cherry St.; proceeds go toward animal medical care at Southern Paws Rescue; Bobbie Galford, 661-6097.