1/24/05

Published 12:00 am Monday, January 24, 2005

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Clubs

Exchange Club 12:30 p.m. Monday, Shoney’s; David Blackledge will speak.

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Vicksburg Kiwanis Noon Tuesday, Maxwell’s; Dr. Warren Jones, chief of Mississippi Medicaid, will speak.

Vicksburg High School Class of 1995 June 3-5; reunion fees due; seeking all classmates and alumni for reunion; Christine Jones, 619-8015 or 456-1528.

Civitan Club Noon Wednesday, Shoney’s; Carl Flanders, Warren County Board of Supervisors, will speak.

Vicksburg Chamber Choir 7 p.m. Tuesday, First Presbyterian Church, Cherry Street; prospective singers may call Diane Thompson, 636-5065.

Lions Noon Wednesday, Maxwell’s; L.W. Bump Callaway, director of Emergency Management, will speak.

Triad 2 p.m. Wednesday, City Hall Annex; Dr. Clyde Muse, president of Hinds Community College, will speak on programs for older citizens.

Public programs

Senior Center Tuesday: 9:30 a.m., intermediate exercise and advanced bridge; 1 p.m., piano; 2, dulcimer and open-play dominoes and cards.

Freedom School Team Five-week summer internships available to assist in providing educational enrichment activities for children; for college and college-aged students; Rose Bingham, 638-6327.

Adult Basic Education and GED classes 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday evenings, We Care; 638-6329 to register.

Retired Education Personnel of Warren County 11:30 a.m. Monday, Hinds Community College, Vicksburg campus auditorium; legislative information and door prizes.

Central MS Prevention Services After School Program 920 Shannon St. and 1911-B Mission 66, homework assistance; 631-0102.

After School Program 3:30-5:30 Monday-Thursday, We Care Community Services, 909 Walnut St.; homework assistance, computer lab and other activities for ages K-6; 638-6329.

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

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

Free Small Business Executive Seminar 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Feb. 1-3, Hinds Community College’s Eagle Ridge Conference Center in Raymond; professors and former business owners will speak on government contracts, growth capital, legal affairs, more; 857-3536 for more information.

Rebuilding Building Blocks of Recovery 6-8 p.m. Feb. 9-April 20, Grace Christian Counseling Center, 1414 Cherry St.; 10-week workshop for divorced, divorcing, separated, or individuals recovering from broken relationship; $100 fee; financial assistance is available on a limited basis; 636-5703.