Claremore Daily Progress

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November 2, 2011

It's Happening - Nov, 2 through Dec. 3

CLAREMORE — WEDNESDAY Nov. 2

Community mentoring for Foyil Schools students, Nov. 2, 9, and 16, at Foyil United Methodist Church. Youth dinner and Bible study follows at 6 p.m. Information or transportation: (918) 341-0675.

THURSDAY Nov. 3

Verdigris Assembly Annual Thanksgiving Dinner Fundraiser, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. and 4:30-7 p.m. Thanksgiving meals with all the trimmings available for dine in or take out. Cost: adults, $9; children 4-10, $5; children 0-3, free. Information or to place an order: (918) 266-2523 or verdigrisag@gmail.com.

8th Annual Sequoyah FFA Student Auction, 6 p.m., Sequoyah Middle School. Free meal served. Students purchased for eight hours of manual labor.

FRIDAY Nov. 4

24th annual Claremore Rotary Chili Supper, 5-7 p.m., in the Claremore High School cafeteria. $5 ticket includes chili, salad, dessert, drink, and entertainment, with a chance to win a flatscreen TV. All proceeds benefit the Claremore Public Schools Foundation. Tickets available at the door or from any Rotary member.

Sixth Annual Veteran’s Day Parade is Nov. 11. To participate, call (918) 230-1155.

Indian Women’s Pocahontas Club hosts Will Rogers birthday celebration, “Hats Off to Will,” 2 p.m., at the Will Rogers Memorial. Special guest, world-famous fiddler/violinist Jana Jae.

Holiday Boutique fundraiser for Rogers County United Way, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday, and 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday. Admission, $10. Tickets or more information: (918) 343-1165, J&J Pharmacy, or www.holidayboutiqueclaremore.org.

Miracles of Love Church monthly singing, 7 p.m., with potluck dinner following. Located on Andy Payne Boulevard in Foyil.

SATURDAY Nov. 5

Claremore Elks Lodge Craft Show, 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m., 1820 Summit Dr. Pancake breakfast at 7:30 a.m., benefiting Baseball Dugout Club. Information: Nancy Hoyt, (918) 341-8676, or Cheryl Doerflinger, (918) 342-3370.

Pilot Club of Claremore Bunco party, 2-4 p.m., in the First Presbyterian Life Center, 5th and Florence. Cost, $8. Information: Sandy, (918) 342-9008.

Three Rivers Artist art show and sale, Nov. 5-18 at Will Rogers Library. Original art, prints, pottery, wood turnings, jewelry and cards. Free and open to the public during library hours. A portion of the sales will be used for an art scholarship at RSU.

Mission Garage Sale, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., at First United Methodist Church, 1615 N. Highway 88.

10th Annual Rogers County ABATE Toy Run benefiting Toys for Tots, 11 a.m., at Claremore Expo Center. Run begins at noon and ends at Cherokee Casino Will Rogers Downs. All vehicles welcome. Bring an unwrapped toy. Food, door prizes.

VFW dance, 7-10 p.m., at 1717 S. Dupont. Admission, $5; under 18 free (must be accompanied by parent). Featuring the Round Up Boys Band accompanied by the local talent, 13-year-old Kirt Bender.

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