Claremore Daily Progress

May 17, 2012

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CLAREMORE — THURSDAY May 17

The Foyil Cherokee Nation Elderly Nutrition Site open 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Lunch is served from 11-noon. Menu is chicken frieds steak, potatoes, green beans, and pudding. For eligibility, contact Frankie Long at (918) 261-8108.



FRIDAY May 18

Multi-family garage sale benefitting North Park Trinity Baptist Church summer youth camps, Friday and Saturday beginning 8:30 a.m., 626 W. 20th St.

Indian Taco dinner, 10:30 a.m.-2p.m., Christ United Methodist Church, 317 S. Davis. Cost, $7 for taco and drink. For delivery, call (918) 408-2047.

Rogers County Republican Women meeting, 11:30 a.m., J.M. Davis Arms & Historical Museum. Speaker will be Jason Carini, candidate for Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 23. Optional lunch available for $10. Information or lunch reservations: Lisa Stiles, lstiles@atlasok.com or (918) 371-1208.

Sequoyah Quarterback Club hosts an inter-squad scrimmage, 5 p.m. Hamburgers will be served afterward.



SATURDAY May 19

Lifechanger Church Spring Craft Show, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 2221 Cornerstone Ave. Fundraiser for Children’s Ministry. Information: (918) 341-8344.

Dance featuring the Round Up Boys Band, 7-10 p.m., VFW, 1717 W. Dupont.  50/50 drawing at 9:30. Admission is $5. Children under 18 free when accompanied by a parent.

Foyil United Methodist Church garage sale, 7 a.m.-2 p.m. Proceeds will help children go to summer camp.



SUNDAY May 20

Rogers County Cherokee Association meeting, 2 p.m., in the Association’s building east of Justus-Tiawah School South Campus.  Curtis Rohr, Oklahoma Trail of Tears Association president and genealogy authority, will give a presentation on how to get started or adding to a family genealogy project. Interested persons can bring information they have to the workshop.

MONDAY May 21

Tennis Camp, May 21-24, Claremore Super Recreation Center (indoor courts). 8:30-10 a.m. ages 8-12; 10 a.m.-noon ages 13-18. Cost, $90. Sign up: call or text (256) 810-3650 or email bob.kresse@yahoo.com. Deadline is May 18.

Will Rogers Library Genealogy Volunteers are available each Monday from 3-7 p.m. to answer questions and assist with research.

Justus-Tiawah Public Schools JOM meeting, 6 p.m., North Campus Library.



TUESDAY May 22

Claremore Toastmasters Club meeting, 7 p.m., NTC Claremore Campus. Open to the public. Information: Mike Howard, (918) 519-3423.



WEDNESDAY May 23

Preschool Story Time, 10 a.m., Catoosa Public Library, 105 E. Oak. Story time with Miss Sandy. The children will be involved in singing, story time, and art activities. Information: (918) 266-1684.



THURSDAY May 24

Zebra Band Give Back Night at McDonald’s on Will Rogers Boulevard, 5-8 p.m.



FRIDAY May 25

Meet the Will Rogers Stampede Rodeo Contestants Cook Out, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., J.M. Davis Arms and Historical Museum, 5th and Lynn Riggs

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SATURDAY May 26

Talala Reunion, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Talala American Legion Hut. Bring finger foods or covered dish. Information: Karen Strader Lee, (931) 939-4704; Angela Curby Fry, (918) 275-4437; or Mary Willis Holt, (918) 341-5901.

49th Annual Alluwe School Reunion, 10 a.m. with lunch at noon. Information: Phyllis Grimes, (580) 582-3616 or Eugene and Earlene Henry, (918) 273-2865.

Book signing for the “Spring Will Come,” the Life of Clem McSpadden, 10 a.m.-noon, J.M. Davis Museum, 5th and Lynn Riggs.



WEDNESDAY June 6

Preschool Story Time, 10 a.m., Catoosa Public Library, 105 E. Oak. Story time with Miss Sandy. The children will be involved in singing, story time, and art activities.  (918) 266-1684.

OSU Entomology Department’s Insect Adventure, 1:30 p.m., Catoosa Public Library. Hands-on activity.



THURSDAY June 7

Meet Author Onia Gensler, 2 p.m., Catoosa Public Library. Gensler is an up and coming Oklahoma-based author. Her first book, “The Revenant” is a paranormal/historical fiction novel about a young women seeking independence.