Claremore Daily Progress

February 4, 2012

It's Happening

Claremore Progress


Rogers County Republican Party Precinct Meetings, 7 p.m., Northeast Technology Center Claremore Campus.
Sequoyah Public Schools Johnson O’Malley Committee meeting, 6:30 p.m., in Lynn Schroeder’s office in the Superintendent Office Area.
Will Rogers Library Genealogy Volunteers are available each Monday from 3-7 p.m. to answer questions and assist with research.
Claremore Band Boosters meeting, 7 p.m., high school band room.
Rogers County Retired Educators and Support Personnel meeting, 10:30 a.m., Pizza Hut.
Justus-Tiawah School JOM meeting, 6 p.m., North Campus library.
Rogers County Health Department diabetes class, “I’m in Control,” begins Feb. 14 at 12:30 p.m. Sessions continue the 15th, 16th, 21st and 22nd, from 1-3 p.m. Topics include diet, exercise, stress, foot care, medication, SBGM, and eye care. Free of charge, but enrollment required. Call Fran Hrdlicka, (918) 341-3166.
Second Wednesday Grand Adventures luncheon, 11:30 a.m., St. Cecilia Catholic Church. Speaker will be Dr. Larry Rice, Rogers State University president. Reservations: Don, (918) 477-3337 or
Foyil United Methodist Church monthly community dinner, beginning at 11 a.m. Menu includes the choice of fried chicken or meat loaf and side items for $7.
Three Rivers Artists meeting, 6:30 p.m., Rogers County Building, 416 S. Brady. Ross Myers will discuss drawing, composition, mixing colors and basics of art. Free and open to the public.
AARP Chapter 3521 meeting, 11:15 a.m., American Legion Post 141. Guest speaker John Haase, horticulturist and OSU Extension Educator, will discuss gardening ideas. Cost is $7 for lunch of hamburger steak, mashed potatoes with gravy, and carrots. Information and reservations: Loretta Genn, (918) 341-7099.
Claremore Duplicate Bridge Club, 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m., at Claremore Community Center, 2301 N. Sioux. Last club winners: N/S Lois Blakely and Peggy Allison, 1st; Jerry Hastings and Beth Young, 2nd; Bill Beasley and Wayne Cartwell, 3rd; Dave Owens and Evelyn Kendall, 4th; E/W Sandra Swan and L. D. Allison, 1st; Fondella Pritchard and Sharlene Tacker, 2nd; Austin Farley and Mike Curry, 3rd; Ed Vanschick and Don Fletcher, 4th.
Valentine Arts and Craft Show, Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., and Sunday, 12-5 p.m., J.M. Davis Arms and Historical Museum, 5th and J.M. Davis Blvd.
Sequoyah Public Schools Foundation “Wild Thing” Dinner and Auction, 6 p.m., Sequoyah Mid-High cafeteria. Advance tickets are $12, or $15 at the door. Purchase tickets at (918) 341-5472.
A.B.A.T.E. Scholarship Fundraiser Dinner, 6 p.m., Claremore VFW, 1717 W. Dupont. Cost: adults, $10; children under 12, $5. Cookies, cakes and more will be auctioned. Door prizes. Visit Facebook for more information.
Claremore Symphony League Ball, Rogers State University Centennial Center Ballroom. Social hour begins at 6 p.m. with prime rib dinner and ball to begin at 7 p.m. Black tie event. Tickets $65 a person or $600 per table sponsorship. More information, contact Sue Hines at (918) 342-0778 or e-mail
Holland Demolay Valentine’s Dinner and Dance, Will Rogers Masonic Lodge, 102 1/2 S. Cherokee Ave., Claremore. Chicken fried steak dinner, $5 per person, 6-8pm. Dance 7-10 p.m., $5 per person. Proceeds for Erin Vaughan Grand Worthy Advisor Elect.
SUNDAY Feb. 12
Boy Scouts Pancake Breakfast, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., between the 8:30, 9:45 and 11 a.m. services at First United Methodist Church of Claremore. All donations go to buying camping equipment for Troop 88.
Valentine’s Dinner & Auction, a youth group fundraiser, at First United Methodist Church of Claremore. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.; dinner at 6. Live and silent auction items accepted. Tickets, $14 each or $25 for two. Information: (918) 341-4580.
MONDAY Feb. 13
Will Rogers Library Genealogy Volunteers are available each Monday from 3-7 p.m. to answer questions and assist with research.
Claremore Caregiver Support Group, 12-1 p.m., Rogers County Adult Day Care. Speaker will be Marca Davis, community relations coordinator for Hospice of Green Country. Lunch provided. Reservations needed: (918) 341-7588.
Claremore Toastmasters Club meeting and International Speech Contest, 7 p.m., at Northeast Technology Center Claremore Campus. Open to the public. Information: Mike Howard, (918) 519-3423.
Sixth Annual Rogers County Youth Services “Me and My Guy Dance” (formally “Daddy-Daughter Dance”), 6-9 p.m., Rogers State University’s Centennial Ballroom. Tickets: (918) 341-7580, ext. 5 or