Claremore Daily Progress

July 8, 2013

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CLAREMORE —

TUESDAY July 9
Business Builders Referral Group (BBRG) meets at Pizza Hut in Claremore 11:45 a.m. BBRG helps promote businesses by building a better understanding and closer business relationship among members. More information, call (918) 637-3530 or (918) 277-9704.
 
WEDNESDAY July 10
Second Wednesday Grand Adventure Luncheon, 11:30 a.m., St. Cecilia Catholic Church. Entertainment will be Luigi  Balletto. Reservations: Don, (918) 477-3337 or dfreed@grandbank.com.
Claremore Farmers’ Wednesday Market 7-11 a.m., Claremore Expo Center parking lot. Information: Marvin, (918) 864-9325, or Joe, (918) 812-1987.
 
THURSDAY July 11
AARP Chapter #3521 meets 11 a.m. at Eggberts Restaurant in Claremore. Lunch from the menu. Speaker will be Tom Pool, who will talk about the Claremore Museum. Reservations, call Loretta Genn at (918) 341-7099.
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) 261-8101.
 
FRIDAY July 12
House of Prayer hosts the Singing Ledbetters 7 p.m. at the church, 2223 N. Highway 88. More information, call (918) 341-7948.
 
SATURDAY July 13
Garage sale benefiting Claremore High School basketball program, 7 a.m., CHS cafeteria. Information or to donate: Richelle Helbig (918) 693-5704.
Oklahoma Blood Institute Blood Drive hosted by Claremore NJROTC, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Frank Mobra Fieldhouse, 1910 N. Florence.
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.
House of Prayer hosts the Singing Ledbetters 7 p.m. at the church, 2223 N. Highway 88. More information, call (918) 341-7948.
 
SUNDAY July 14
House of Prayer hosts the Singing Ledbetters 7 p.m. at the church, 2223 N. Highway 88. More information, call (918) 341-7948.
 
MONDAY July 15
Health Community Partnership hosts Teen Pregnancy Town Hall Meeting, 6 p.m., Claremore Community Center, 2301 N. Sioux. Issue of teen pregnancy and its impact upon Rogers County to be discussed. Light dinner and chances to win door prizes. Information/reservations: (918) 260-0301.
Central Christian Church’s “Daniel’s Courage in Captivity” VBS begins 6:30-8:30 p.m. nightly through Friday, July 19 at the church, 661 S. Brady in Claremore. More information, call (918) 341-0681.
Will Rogers Library Genealogy Volunteers are available each Monday from 3-7 p.m. to answer questions and assist with research.
 
TUESDAY July 16
Business Builders Referral Group (BBRG) meets at Pizza Hut in Claremore 11:45 a.m. BBRG helps promote businesses by building a better understanding and closer business relationship among members. More information, call (918) 637-3530 or (918) 277-9704.
Hillcrest Hospital Claremore Blood Drive 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Red Cross Bloodmobile (parked at Education Center). To schedule appointment, e-mail jeff.kessler@hillcrest.com.
 
THURSDAY July 18
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) 261-8101.
 
FRIDAY July 19
Rogers County Senior Companion Volunteer Program meeting, 9:30 a.m., Rogers County Health Department. All those interested in the program are welcome to attend. Information: Celene Windle, (918) 341-3166.
 
SATURDAY July 20
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.
 
TUESDAY July 23
Business Builders Referral Group (BBRG) meets at Pizza Hut in Claremore 11:45 a.m. BBRG helps promote businesses by building a better understanding and closer business relationship among members. More information, call (918) 637-3530 or (918) 277-9704.
 
SATURDAY July 27
“Bikes, Blues & A Benefit” event 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., 193rd and Admiral in Catoosa. Cars, bikes, finger-printing, water slide, and more fun activities for kids, with proceeds to benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Music provided by The SoulFry Band. 
 
MONDAY July 29
Rogers County Historical Society meeting, 7 p.m., Belvidere Mansion. Cherokee Tribal Councilor Lee Keener will speak on “Events Leading up to the Allotment and How Land Was Distributed to Native Americans at Statehood.” Public welcome. Refreshments will be served.