Upcoming events

Published 12:00 pm Wednesday, September 8, 2010

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Upcoming events

• Vicksburg Theatre Guild Auditions — Seeking one boy and women ages 15-60 for “An English Heaven & Is There Honey Still”; 2 p.m. Saturday-Sunday and Sept. 18; 7 p.m. Sept. 19; 601-636-0471.

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• Dana Road Elementary Open House — 6 p.m. Monday; opening of Parent Center, kickoff of Cookie Dough Fundraiser and sale of Spirit Day T-shirts; 601-619-2340.

• Rise-N-Shine Yard Sale — 6 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 18, St. Aloysius High School cafeteria; sausage dogs with drinks, $5; proceeds to benefit the Purple Pride Band; Peggy Thomas, 601-638-0466 or 601-415-5141.

• Tensas Hunting and Fishing Day — 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sept. 18, Tensas River National Wildlife Refuge; youth deer hunt registration, skeet/BB shoot, animal calling contests, inflatables, food, more; 601-574-2664.

• Hands-On Workshop in Water Education for Teachers — 4-7 p.m. Sept. 28-29 at Historic Jefferson College, U.S. 61 North in Washington, Miss., just north of Natchez; teachers may earn .6 Continuing Education Unit credits from Mississippi College; attendance at both classes is mandatory; cost is $25; registration deadline is Sept. 21; Rebecca Jones, 601-354-7303 ext. 107.

• Law School Admission Test Review — 6-10 p.m. Sept. 28 and 30 and Oct. 7 at Mississippi College; cost, $249; registration deadline Sept. 21; 601-925-3263 or www.mc.edu/academics/ce.

• College, Career Readiness Workshop for School Counselors — Sept. 29, Hinds Community College in Raymond; topics will include IHL admission requirements, dual enrollment, virtual high school and community college, graduation requirements, available resources, more; www.act.org/ccrw.

• Calligraphy: The Art of Beautiful Writing — 5:30-7:30 p.m. Oct. 7, 14, 21 and 28; Cecil Evans, instructor; $95 for Southern Cultural Heritage Center members, $115 for nonmembers; 601-631-2997 or info@southernculture.org.

• GMAT Review Course — 6-10 p.m. Oct. 12 and 14, Mississippi College; $199 fee; registration deadline, Oct. 1; 601-925-3263.

• Free Learning Kits for Preschool Directors — Must attend training session; schedule at msucares.com/childcare; provided by Department of Human Services’ Office of Children and Youth; 662-325-4129.

• MOPS — Mothers of Preschoolers; 9:30-11:30 a.m. Wednesdays, Bowmar Baptist Church; for mothers of children ages birth-5, free childcare on site; Amanda Young, 601-218-1556.