Community Calendar

Published 12:30 am Saturday, June 26, 2010

We welcome items for the Community Calendar. Submit items by e-mail (, postal service (P.O. Box 821668, Vicksburg, MS 39182), fax (634-0897), delivered in person to 1601-F N. Frontage Road, or by calling 636-4545 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. weekdays. If corresponding by fax, mail or e-mail, be sure to include your name and phone number.


FitZone — Summer activities for children; reservations, 601-638-3778 or; 1808 S. Frontage Road.

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Vicksburg Farmers’ Market — 8-11 a.m. Saturdays; 4-7 p.m. Wednesdays; Levee and Grove streets.

Overeaters Anonymous — 5:30-6:30 p.m. Mondays;; 1315 Adams St.

Tuesday Vicksburg Al-Anon — Noon Tuesday; second floor, First Presbyterian Church, 1501 Cherry St.; 601-634-0152.

Stained Glass Workshop — 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesdays in July; the Rev. Mark Bleakley, presenter; includes stained glass and basic supplies; for prices and to register, 601-631-2977 Southern Cultural Heritage Center.


Vicksburg Eagles Football and Cheer Car Wash — 8-2 today; $5 cars, $10 SUVs; LD’s Restaurant on Halls Ferry Road.

VHS Class of 1975 — Reunion planning; 9:30 today, Gospel Temple Baptist Church, 1612 Lane St.; committees must bring final budget items; reunion, Friday-July 4; Debra Robinson Goodman, 601-636-3429; Dorothy Robinson, 601-634-8725; Malcolm Goodman, at 601-636-1941.

Stringer Lodge No. 1 — Chicken and fish plate sale, 11 a.m. today until; Marcus Howard, 601-218-1848; Reginald Sanders, 601-218-0599; 1400 Baldwin Ferry Road.

Vicksburg Cruisers Car Club — 6 tonight; meet at Rite Aid on Indiana Avenue; cruise to Louann’s Restaurant, 1622 Felecia Ave., Tallulah.

Rosa A. Temple Class of 1971 — Last of the Bucs Summer Dance, 9 tonight; DJ J.L. “Horseman” Mitchell; $3 advance, $5 at the door; 601-415-1377 or 601-631-4177; American Legion, The Hut, 1618 Main St.

Rosa A. Temple Class of 1965 — 3 p.m. Sunday; reunion planning; 601-636-2895, 601-634-8150 or 601-638-5440; Pleasant Green Baptist Church, 817 Bowman St.

Rosa A. Temple Class of 1970 — 5 p.m. Sunday; final assessment of dues from committee members; The Hut, 1618 Main St.

Rosa A. Temple Class of 1960 — 6 p.m. Sunday; reunion planning meeting; LD’s Kitchen on Mulberry Street.

Vicksburg Kiwanis — Noon Tuesday, Jacques’ Cafe; Kay Lee and Felicia Jones, Vicksburg Family Development Service, speakers.

Lions — Noon Wednesday; speaker: Nancy Beal, instructor, Office of Vocational Rehabilitation for the Blind, State Department of Rehabilitation Services; Jacques’.

Rosa A. Temple Class of 1965 — Memorial service, 10 a.m.-noon July 3; Vicksburg Junior High gym.


Clover Valley M.B. — Vacation Bible school Fun Day, 9-2 today; 601-636-6375 or 601-638-2070; 7670 Mississippi 27 South.

Mercy Seat M.B. — Youth program, 5 tonight; choirs, soloists, praise team, dancers invited; 601-831-0913; the Rev. Rudy L. Smith, pastor; 5 Dos Casas Lane.

Travelers Rest Baptist — United Voices of Worship, 6 tonight; groups, choirs, soloists invited; 718 Bowmar Ave.

House of Israel Hebrew Culture Center — Fish fry, 11 a.m. until Sunday; LD’s Kitchen on Halls Ferry Road; 601-906-8121 or 601-421-6794.


Taking It Back Outreach Ministry — 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesdays-Fridays, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays; whatnots and miscellaneous items; plus sizes; buy two get one free on purses; 1314 Fillmore St.; 601-638-0794 or 601-831-2056.