Claremore Daily Progress

September 15, 2013

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Claremore Progress

CLAREMORE —

SUNDAY Sept. 15
North Park Trinity Baptist Church hosts writer and ministry founder Billy Falling, 10:15 a.m., 2999 N Sioux Ave. Information: (918) 341-4265.
New Life Baptist Church hosts The Downing Family in concert, 10:30 a.m., 24525 S. 4140 Road. Concert will be preceded by a continental breakfast and Sunday School. Information: (918) 639-3332.
 
MONDAY Sept. 16
Claremore Friends of the Library host Tulsa World cartoonist Bruce Plante, 6 p.m., Will Rogers Memorial Museum. Public is welcome. Two tickets to The Event (a WR Memorial Foundation fund-raising gala) will be given to one attendee. 
Master Gardeners Association of Rogers County presents “Butterflies of Oklahoma with Some Gardening Tips,” 7 p.m., Rogers County Building, 416 S. Brady. Open and free to the public. Information: Rogers County Extension office at (918) 923-4958.
Will Rogers Library Genealogy Volunteers are available each Monday from 3-7 p.m. to answer questions and assist with research.
 
TUESDAY Sept. 17
Business Builders Referral Group meeting, 11:45 a.m. BBRG was formed to encourage cooperative business methods in the Rogers County area and to help promote each other’s business by building a better understanding and closer business relationship among the members. Information or to inquire about meeting location: (918) 637-3530 or (918) 277-9704.
Justus-Tiawah Schools Title I and Federal Programs meeting, 3:30 p.m., North Campus Board Room in the WPA Building. Committee to discuss different Federal Programs and reduced funding. 
Claremore Zebra Quarterback Club meeting, 6 p.m., in the coaches’ offices. Fans and family members of football players 7th-12th are encouraged to attend.
 
WEDNESDAY Sept. 18
Foyil United Methodist Women will host Dinner Day, 11 a.m. to noon. Menu includes fried chicken, mashed potatoes, gravy, and more for $7 (with pie; $5 without pie). Information: (918) 341-0675.
5th Annual Celebration of the Claremore Support Group for People with Visual Impairments, 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Claremore Community Center, 2301 N. Sioux. Lunch and door prizes. Information: (918) 551-4900 or (918) 342-5462.
 
THURSDAY Sept. 19
Foyil Cherokee Nation Elderly Nutrition at Foyil Community Center, 3rd and Andy Payne Boulevard, is open each Thursday for lunch (doors open 10 a.m.; lunch served at 11). Menu or information: Frankie Long, (918) 261-8108.
 
FRIDAY Sept. 20
Christ United Methodist Church Indian Taco Dinner, 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m., at the church, 317 S. Davis. Delivery available. Information: (918) 923-6478.
Memorial Heights Baptist Church Family Movie Night, 7:30 p.m., behind the church’s gym, 1500 W. Will Rogers Blvd. Free popcorn and drinks. Bring lawn chairs or blankets.
 
SATURDAY Sept. 21
Eastern Hills Baptist Church 5th Annual Fall Craft Show, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., one mile north of Will Rogers Downs. Free admission. Information: www.ehbcclaremore.com or (918) 740-6973.
Good Samaritan Ministry indoor/outdoor garage sale, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Proceeds go to benefit the Good Samaritan Ministry. 
Claremore Farmers’ Market runs each Saturday through the summer, 7-11 a.m., Claremore Expo Center parking lot. Information: Marvin, (918) 864-9325, or Joe, (918) 812-1987.
 
MONDAY Sept. 23
Will Rogers Library Genealogy Volunteers are available each Monday from 3-7 p.m. to answer questions and assist with research.
 
TUESDAY Sept. 24
Dodge Drive For Zebra Band/Guard, 4:30-7:30  p.m., Robson PAC parking lot. Test drive a Dodge Ram 1500 crew cab truck, a Dodge Dart, or a Jeep Grand Cherokee from Melton Sales and Dodge will donate $20 per driver. Must be 18 and have a valid drivers license. Band Boosters will be grilling free hot dogs. After eating and driving, attendees can watch the high school marching band practicing at the football field. Money raised may help purchase white uniform pants. Information: (918) 346-9269 or visit Facebook under Claremore Band Boosters.
Business Builders Referral Group meets 11:45 a.m. BBRG was formed to encourage cooperative business methods in the Rogers County area and to help promote each other’s business by building a better understanding and closer business relationship among the members. For more information or to inquire about meeting location, call (918) 637-3530 or (918) 277-9704.
 
THURSDAY Sept. 26
Holiday Hills OHCE group meeting, 1 p.m., Rogers County Building. Prospective members welcome. Information: Margaret Culp, (918) 341-5735.
Rogers County Republican meeting, 6:30 p.m., Northeast Technology Center Claremore Campus. Guest speaker will be Labor Commissioner Mark Costello.  
Foyil Cherokee Nation Elderly Nutrition at Foyil Community Center, 3rd and Andy Payne Boulevard, is open each Thursday for lunch (doors open 10 a.m.; lunch served at 11). Menu or information: Frankie Long, (918) 261-8108.