City of Claremore Independence Day fireworks display spectacular at dusk, Claremore Lake. Park will be closed 10 p.m. Monday and re-open 6 p.m. Tuesday, with live entertainment to begin at 6 p.m., and fireworks at dusk. Parking is free to the public at Will Rogers Stampede Arena. Information: Claremore Parks & Recreation, (918) 342-2522.
Boy Scout Troop 88 will offer concessions at Claremore’s Independence Day fireworks display. Hot Dogs, sno cones, soda, bottled water, popcorn, and candy will be available for $1 per item. Proceeds will benefit the troop and help to provide new equipment and help with scouts' camping costs. Information: Karma Campbell, (918) 510-0760.
WEDNESDAY July 4
Kids Fishing Derby at Claremore Lake Park. Registration begins 7 a.m. in 4-6, 7-9, and 10-12 age divisions. First 400 children will receive a free rod and reel, and there will be drawings for two bikes to be given away in each age division. Information: (918) 342-2522 or 341-8688.
Pelivan Transit closed for Independence Day. Business resumes Thursday.
St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church Summer Celebration,7-10 p.m. Fun, food, fireworks. Open to the public. Bring lawn chairs.
THURSDAY July 5
New Birth Church fundraiser dinner, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Meatloaf/fried chicken, macaroni and cheese, corn, green beans, dinner roll and dessert for $8. Dine-in, delivery and carry-out. Call ahead for delivery: (918) 961-8675 or 857-2245. Located at 200 W. Blue Starr Dr.
SATURDAY July 7
The CHS Navy Junior ROTC Unit Blood Drive, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., in the Claremore High School lobby. Information: Lieutenant Commander Murry Estabrook, firstname.lastname@example.org or (918) 519-4605.
Claremore Farmers’ Market open every Saturday, 7 a.m. until sellout, Claremore Expo Center parking lot.
MONDAY July 9
Will Rogers Library Genealogy Volunteers are available each Monday from 3-7 p.m. to answer questions and assist with research.
WEDNESDAY July 11
No community dinner at Foyil United Methodist Church this month. They will resume in August.
Claremore Farmers’ Market every Wednesday, 7 a.m. until sellout, Claremore Expo Center parking lot.
THURSDAY July 19
Lifechanger Church Carnival Day, July 19-21, 7-9 p.m. Free admission and games, inflatables, music by local bands, and 25 cent concessions. Located 1/4 mile north of RSU on Highway 88. Information: (918) 341-8344.