Claremore Daily Progress

June 19, 2012

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CLAREMORE —  

TUESDAY June 19
Rogers County Drug Abuse Program annual meeting, noon, 1010 E. Will Rogers. Report of year’s activities and election of officers. RCDAP is a United Way Agency. Information: (18) 342-3334.
Marine Corps League meeting, 7 p.m., Meals on Wheels office, 715 S. McClellan behind St. Paul’s Episcopal Church. Open to all current and former Marines and FMF Corpsmen.
Friends of the J.M. Davis Museum meeting, 5 p.m., Claremore Room. Discussion of the upcoming J. M. Davis Birthday Celebration and other events. 
 
WEDNESDAY June 20
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.
Monty Harper’s Sing-Along Slumber Party!, 1:30 p.m., Catoosa Public Library. Monty Harper entertains readers with songs about night-time adventures. Interactive sing-along experience. Wear your pajamas.
Claremore Support Group for People with Visual Impairments, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Claremore Community Center. Program on mobility aids. Refreshments and door prizes. Information: Charley Tipps, (918) 581-2343 or Melissa Partee, (918) 581-2365.
 
THURSDAY June 21
Wii Games, 2 p.m., Catoosa Public Library. Pizza will be served.
Donations for the June 30 Mt. Zion Benefit Garage Sale are currently being accepted at the church. All items welcomed and appreciated. For drop-off days and times, contact Pam Carbin at (918) 378-3343.
Cherokee Nation Elderly Nutrition Program at Foyil United Methodist Church, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., with lunch served from 11 to noon. Menu of chicken and noodles, corn, salad, and fruit cocktail cake. Information: Frankie Long, (918) 261-8108.
Full Gospel Businessman’s Fellowship Luncheon, 12-1 p.m., Golden Corral. This is the first meeting of the Claremore chapter. Information: Joe Tucker, (918) 557-6221, fgbmfamerica.org/ or on Facebook.
 
FRIDAY June 22
Tulsa Life Flight Day Out Symposium, a free CEU program, Rogers State University Centennial Center. Information: (918) 343-7639 or cohman@rsu.edu. Register online at tulsalifeflight.com.
McDonald’s Special Olympics Softball Night, 5-8 p.m. A portion of the proceeds will go directly to the Claremore Special Olympics softball.
 
SATURDAY June 23
Claremore Animal Shelter vaccination clinic, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., 815 Ramm Road. Rabies vaccination, DHLPP/FVRCP and heartworm testing from Shipman Veterinary Services doctor (on site) at the Shelter. Also, York Event Photography will be set up in shelter lobby for pet and family photos. Information: (918) 341-1260 or (918) 341-8361 or 510-9261.
Donations for the June 30 Mt. Zion Benefit Garage Sale are currently being accepted at the church. All items welcome. For drop-off days and times, contact Pam Carbin at (918) 378-3343.
Claremore Farmers’ Market open every Saturday, 7 a.m. until sellout, Claremore Expo Center parking lot.
Annual Rogers County Democratic Party Picnic, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Claremore Lake Shelter 1. Candidates will speak, and hamburgers and hot dogs will be served. Bring lawn chairs. 
Dennis Family Reunion at Claremore Senior Citizens Center. Doors open at 10 a.m.; lunch at noon. Bring old pictures and stories. There will be a raffle. Information: Dee Ann Gorton, (918) 371-6160.
 
MONDAY June 25
Habitat for Humanity house dedication ceremony, 2 p.m., 910 W. 6th Street, Claremore. Public is invited.
Will Rogers Library Genealogy Volunteers are available each Monday from 3-7 p.m. to answer questions and assist with research.
Rogers County Historical Society meeting, 7 p.m., Belvidere Mansion, 4th & Chickasaw. Speaker will be Don Wagner, author of numerous Route 66 books. Public is invited. Refreshments served.
 
TUESDAY June 26
Claremore Toastmasters Club Meeting, 7 p.m., NTC Campus, 1901 N. Hwy 88,  Claremore. The public is welcome. Toastmasters Clubs help men and  women become better Leaders and Communicators. Info — Mike  Howard, (918) 519-3423 or visit http://1678.toastmastersclubs.org.
 
WEDNESDAY June 27
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.
Finale, 1:30 p.m. Catoosa Public Library, There will be a celebration of reading during the grand finale of the summer reading program. All reading lists will be turned in today. Readers that have participated in the program will receive a reading award and prize. Children that have read 20 books or more will be given a chance to enter their name for the grand prize. Refreshments will be served.
 
THURSDAY June 28
Oklahoma Ghost Stories with Marilyn Hudson, 2 p.m., Catoosa Public Library. Marilyn Hudson will tell ghost stories based in Oklahoma. As a librarian and published author, Marilyn’s stories are truly an unforgettable experience. Several of her books are available for checkout in the library. After the program will be an awards presentation with prizes and snacks.