Claremore Daily Progress

August 13, 2009

HAPPENINGS


August 13, 2009 — THURSDAY

Rogers State University first day of classes.

Catoosa Schools first day of classes.

Foyil Schools first day of classes.

Chelsea Schools first day of classes.

Sequoyah Schools first day of classes.

Inola Schools first day of classes.

Oologah Schools first day of classes.

Claremore High School marching band practice, 3-8 p.m.

AARP Chapter 3521 meeting, 11:15 a.m., at American Legion Post 141, N. Highway 88. Guest speaker will be Cindy Bissett, executive director of Claremore Main Street, Inc. A lunch of meat loaf, boiled potatoes, vegetable, and peach cobbler will be available for $7. Information or reservations: Loretta Genn, 341-7099.

Country Fare Quilters Guild monthly Bee meeting, 10 a.m., at St. Cecilia Catholic Church, 1304 N. Dorothy. Open to the public. Information: Judy Haines, 342-0577.



FRIDAY

First Presbyterian Church rummage sale 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., indoors at the Life Center, 115 East 5th Street.

Claremore High School Class of 1974 is planning their 35-year reunion. Classes of ‘72, ‘73, ‘75, and ‘76 are invited. Information: Debbie Province Ratliff, drat56@cox.net, or Steve Foreman, swf56@cox.net.

St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church accepts Angel Food orders Wednesday through Friday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. and Saturday, 9 a.m.-noon.

Claremore High School Class of 1959 is planning their 50-year reunion during homecoming weekend, with activities slated for Oct. 3. Information: Lynn Kay Thomas Harder, 341-3312; Hoytanna Lessley Benigar, 341-2856,; or Judy Warmack Wheeler, 341-0358.

Will Rogers Junior High students may pick up their schedules from the school office on the following dates: Friday, Aug. 14, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; Monday, Aug. 17, 5:30-7 p.m.; and Tuesday, Aug. 18, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.

Rogers County Real Estate Association presents “100% Financing Seminar,” 9 a.m.-noon, at the Northeast Technology Center Claremore Campus. Cost is $10 for non RCREA members. RSVP: 341-7625 or solidrockrealtors@att.net.

Sequoyah Quarterback Club presents Sequoyah Eagle Inter-Squad Football Scrimmage, 5:30 p.m., at the football practice field. Free admission, watermelon, popsicles and water. Bring lawn chairs.



SATURDAY (Aug. 15)

First Presbyterian Church rummage sale 8 a.m. to noon, indoors at the Life Center, 115 East 5th Street.

Back to School Bash, 2-6 p.m., at Claremore Community Center. $1,500 in door prizes including cash, QT cards, Wal-Mart cards, and more. Information: Stefanie Koster, 798-7289.

Watershed Festival 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Claremore Lake. Free hot dogs, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., kids safety activities. Sponsored by the Dog Creek Watershed Advisory Council.

Free garage sale 7-10 a.m. the Movie theater hosted by the Well Church. Members will be in the parking lot giving things away.

Last day to place August Angel Food orders at St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church, 9 a.m.-noon.

Claremore Farmers’ Market meets every Saturday from 7 a.m. to sell out at the northeast corner of the Claremore Expo Center parking lot.

RSVP deadline for Rogers County Real Estate Appreciation Dinner on Aug. 27, 7 p.m., at Northeast Technology Center Claremore Campus. Free for RCREA members; $10 for non members. RSVP by Aug. 15 to Theresa Ellis, 640-3730.



SUNDAY (Aug. 16)

Fund-raiser for Louise Lewis, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center candidate for Houston, Texas, starting at 11 a.m. Full lunch, cost $6, Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 805 North Oseuma, Claremore.



MONDAY (Aug. 17)

Claremore Christian School first day of classes.

TTCU Claremore Branch, 3075 Medical Parkway Suite 100, is accepting donations of school supplies through the month of August as part of its Project School Supplies program for children in need. Monetary donations are also accepted.

Will Rogers Public Library genealogy volunteers are available each Monday from 5-7 p.m. to answer questions and assist with research.

Claremore Public Schools Back to School Night/Meet the Teacher, 5:30-7 p.m., at all elementary schools, CUE and WRJH. Parents and students can meet their teacher(s), tour the classroom, and bring their school supplies.

Will Rogers Junior High students may pick up their schedules from the school office on the following dates: Friday, Aug. 14, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; Monday, Aug. 17, 5:30-7 p.m.; and Tuesday, Aug. 18, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.



TUESDAY (Aug. 18)

Will Rogers Squares Square Dance Club meets the first and third Tuesdays every month at the Will Rogers Roundup Club. Grand march begins 7:30 p.m.



WEDNESDAY (Aug. 19)

Claremore Schools first day of classes.

Legacy Christian School first day of classes.



MONDAY (Aug. 24)

TTCU Claremore Branch, 3075 Medical Parkway Suite 100, is accepting donations of school supplies through the month of August as part of its Project School Supplies program for children in need. Monetary donations are also accepted.



THURSDAY (Aug. 27)

Country Fare Quilters Guild meeting, 9:45 a.m., at St. Cecilia Catholic Church, 1304 N. Dorothy. Judy Wampler will show quilts based on the “Little House on the Prairie” books. Open to the public. Information: Judy Haines, 342-0577.







Rogers County Real Estate Appreciation Dinner, 7 p.m., at Northeast Technology Center Claremore Campus. Free for RCREA members; $10 for non members. RSVP by Aug. 15 to Theresa Ellis, 640-3730.