Claremore Daily Progress

January 11, 2012

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CLAREMORE — WEDNESDAY Jan. 11

Second Wednesday Grand Adventures Luncheon, 11:30 p.m., at St. Cecilia Catholic Church. Speaker will be Claremore City Manager Daryl Golbek. Reservations: Don, (918) 477-3337 or dfreed@grandbank.com.

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.



THURSDAY Jan. 12

Three Rivers Artists meeting, 6:30 p.m., at Rogers State University’s Baird Hall. Gary Moeller, RSU art instructor, will demonstrate more portrait techniques. Come early to see the adjunct instructors art show. Vistors and new members welcome.

AARP Chapter 3521 meeting, 11:15 a.m., at American Legion Post 141, Claremore. Claremore Veterans Center Administrator Cynthia Adams will speak. Main entree is hamburger steak with mashed potatoes and vegetable. 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 Marj and Don Purkey, first; Lois Blakely and Peggy Allison, second; Dave Ashbaugh and L. D. Allison, third; Jerry Hastings and Beth Young, fourth; E/W Evelyn Kendall and Richard Ward, first; Ron Howard and John Lingren, second; Fae and Austin Farley, third; Carol Akerman and Dixie Borrer, fourth.



SATURDAY Jan. 14

Sequoyah Football Banquet, 7 p.m., at Olan Graham Fieldhouse. Tickets, $15 in advance; $20 at the door. Tickets can be purchased at Sequoyah HS office, Ira Green Construction or Taylor Burrage Law Firm. Information: Julie Choate, (918) 694-8502.

Order of the Eastern Star Charity Pancake Breakfast, 7-10:30 a.m., at the Claremore Senior Citizens Center. Cost is $5 for pancakes, sausage, biscuits and gravy, srambled eggs, coffee and juice.



SUNDAY Jan. 15

Rogers County Cherokee Association meeting, 2 p.m., at the RCCA building west of the Justus-Tiawah south campus. Documentary on the Trail of Tears. All Cherokees and guests welcome. Information: Cyndi Vaughn, (918) 704-1588 or Cyndi@tpmi.net.



MONDAY Jan. 16

Rogers County Rural Water District No. 7 Annual Meeting, 6:30 p.m., at 20352 S. 4230 Rd. Information: (918) 341-1115.

Pelivan Transit closed in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Business resumes Tuesday.



FRIDAY Jan. 20

Sequoyah Middle School Student Council sponsors give back night at Cherry Berry in Ne-Mar Center. 10 percent of sales from 3-9 p.m. will be donated to the family of Mallory Massmann.



THURSDAY Jan. 26

Rogers County Democratic Party meeting, 6:30 p.m., at the Rogers County Building, 416 S. Brady.

Rogers County Republicans meeting, 7 p.m., at Northeast Technology Center Claremore campus. Guest speaker will be Dwayne Thompson, candidate for the 2nd Congressional District.

 

SATURDAY Jan. 28

Safe Driving Classes coming this spring. Completion will reduce your auto insurance. Information: (918) 825-2081.

Rogers County Literacy Council tutor training, 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., at Will Rogers Library. Information: (918) 277-4331 or rocoread@yahoo.com.



MONDAY Jan. 30

Rogers County Historical Society meeting, 7 p.m., at Belvidere Mansion, 4th and Chickasaw. Speaker Jim Dry will discuss the history of Daisy BB guns. Refreshments. Open to the public.



SATURDAY Feb. 11

Valentine Arts and Craft Show, Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., and Sunday, 12-5 p.m., at J.M. Davis Arms and Historical Museum, 5th and J.M. Davis Blvd.