Claremore Daily Progress

September 22, 2012

It's Happening


Claremore Progress

CLAREMORE —  

MONDAY Sept. 24
Rogers County Historical Society meeting, 7 p.m., Claremore Museum of History at 121 N. Weenonah. Speaker will Tom Pool, chairman of the Historical Society’s committee on the Claremore Museum of History who will speak about museum. Public welcome. Refreshments will be served. 
Will Rogers Library Genealogy Volunteers are available each Monday from 3-7 p.m. to answer questions and assist with research.
 
TUESDAY Sept. 25
Justus-Tiawah School Gifted and Talented Committee annual meeting, 3:30 p.m., in the board room, three miles east of Claremore on Highway 20.
 
WEDNESDAY Sept. 26
Justus-Tiawah School Federal Programs and Title I Committee annual meeting, 3:30 p.m., board room, three miles east of Claremore on Highway 20.
Claremore Farmers’ Market every Wednesday, 7 a.m. until sellout, Claremore Expo Center parking lot.
 
THURSDAY Sept. 27
Grand opening for new Safenet Services facility, 10 a.m., 1219 W. Dupont (Dupont and Chambers). Adjacent parking available or shuttle will be available from Expo Center parking lot. Tours of new building.
Rogers County Democratic Party meeting, 6:30 p.m., the Rogers County Building, 416 S. Brady. Open to the public.
Claremore Duplicate Bridge Club, 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Claremore Community Center, 2301 N. Sioux. Last club winners: N/S Wayne Cardwell & Bill Beasley 1st; Sandra Swan & Lois Schramme 2nd; Lynn Kay Harder & Connie Jessina 3rd; Lois Blakely & Peggy Allison 4th; E/W Fondella Pritchard & Ann Beadles 1st; Ed Vanschick & Don Fletcher 2nd; Yvonne England & Shirley Laws 3rd; Dave Schramme & L. D. Allison 4th.
 
FRIDAY Sept. 28
Claremore High School Homecoming events: Alumni Luncheon, 9 a.m.-12:45 p.m., Elks Lodge; Pep Assembly, 1:15 new hs gym; Parade, 3:30 (line-up at 2:15 at Expo Center); Coronation, 7, Lantow Field; Game against Tahlequah Tigers, 7:30; Alumni All Class Gathering, 6-12, Elks Lodge.
Claremore Historical Museum preview, 1-6 p.m.,  in conjunction with homecoming. Claremore Historical Museum is at 121 N. Weenonah. Refreshments served. Information: (918) 341-4047.
Indian Taco Dinner, 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Christ United Methodist Church, 317 S. Davis (1 block east, three blocks south of Claremore Indian Hospital). Delivery available. Call (918) 408-2047.
Thrift Harbor grand opening at their new location, 316 W. Will Rogers, near Dot’s Cafe. Sales at Thrift Harbor go to benefit Hope Harbor.
Art on the Hill, Rogers State University, Friday noon to 6 p.m., and Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.  A free event. More than 35 artist booths (exhibits and sale), children’s art tent, music and theatrical performances, demonstration artists and food vendors. 
 
SATURDAY Sept. 29
Potluck and gospel singing at Foyil United Methodist Church, 6 p.m. (singing begins at 7). Meet the new pastor Madlyn Ruch and husband, Dave and family. Bring covered dish to share. Open to the public. Nursery provided. 
5th annual Claremore Celtic Music Festival, 5-10 p.m., Will Rogers Auditorium, Rogers State University. Music by Goode Iris Academy of Irish Dance, Bittersweet Tulsa Irish Ceili Dancers Cairde na Gael, Flowers of Edinburgh, Timothy O’Brien’s Celtic Cheer, and more.
Claremore Farmers’ Market open every Saturday, 7 a.m. until sellout, Claremore Expo Center parking lot.
 
SUNDAY Sept. 30
American Red Cross blood drive, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 1615 North Highway 88. Walk-ins welcome. Call to schedule appointment at 1-800-RED-CROSS.
 
MONDAY Oct. 1
Will Rogers Library Genealogy Volunteers are available each Monday from 3-7 p.m. to answer questions and assist with research.
 
TUESDAY Oct. 2
Rogers County Health Department will offer its comprehensive diabetes class, “I’m in Control,” beginning Oct. 9. The class is free, but pre-registration is required. Call Frank Hrdlicka, (918) 341-3166.
 
WEDNESDAY Oct. 3
Claremore Farmers’ Market every Wednesday, 7 a.m. until sellout, Claremore Expo Center parking lot.
 
THURSDAY Oct. 4
Claremore Area Ducks Unlimited’s 35th Annual Dinner and Auction, RSU Centennial Center. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., and there will be a retriever demonstration as part of the evening’s activities. Many items for auction will be marked to commemorate the DU’s 75th anniversary (this year). Tickets: (918) 341-7575.
 
FRIDAY Oct. 5
Redeemer Lutheran Church’s “German Dinner,” 11 a.m.-1 p.m. (lunch) and 5-7 p.m. (dinner) at the church, 5th and Seminole-. Bratwurst, knockwurst, German potato salad, sauerkraut, green beans, and more. $10 adults; $5 children under 12. Outdoor dining available. Take outs and call-ins: (918) 341-1429.
 
SATURDAY Oct. 6
Totem Pole BBQ & Music Fest, Ed Galloway’s Totem Pole Park, four miles east of Foyil on Highway 28A. Acoustical jammers welcome. Barbecue served 12-4 p.m. Proceeds benefit park maintenance. Information: (918) 283-8035.
Duck Blind Draw 2012-13 duck season at Claremore Lake. Registration begins 8 a.m., with hunting times form half an hour before sunrise to 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. to Sunset. City of Claremore to conduct a draw for the 20 duck blind slots on Claremore Lake. Information: Rangers office at Claremore Lake at (918) 341-1238.