Friends of the J.M. Davis Museum meeting, 5 p.m., in the museum’s Claremore Room.
THURSDAY Jan. 17
Cherokee Nation Elderly Nutrition, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. (lunch served 11-12), Foyil United Methodist Church. Menu: baked chicken, dressing, potatoes and gravy, green beans and dessert. Native Americans 50 and older with tribal membership cards, $3. All others, $5. Information: Frankie Long, (918) 261-8108.
FRIDAY Jan. 18
VFW Steak Night 5:30-8 p.m. 1717 W. Dupont in Claremore. $15 steaks. Open to the public, but steaks must be pre-ordered by Wednesday, Jan. 16. Call (918) 342-5730.
SATURDAY Jan. 19
Inola Chamber of Commerce Banquet 6 p.m. First Baptist Church in Inola. Director of Grand Gateway Economic Development Ed Crone to be guest speaker. Cost $15. Tickets available at banks in Inola. More information, contact the Inola Chamber of Commerce at (918) 543-2900.
Claremore Symphony League’s annual Patronage Drive presents chamber ensembles from the Tulsa Symphony at 7:30 p.m. in the RSU Will Rogers Auditorium. Admission is $5 for general public and free for students. For more information call Stephani Freeman at 918-630-7997.
THURSDAY Jan. 24
Holiday Hills OHCE Chapter meeting, 1 p.m., Rogers County Building. Prospective members welcome. Information: Margaret Culp, (918) 341-5735.
TUESDAY Jan. 29
RSU Blood Drive, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Centennial Center Ballroom. All donors receive a “We Challenge U” t-shirt (while supplies last). Schedule an appointment: 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767).
THURSDAY Jan. 31
Rogers County Democratic Party meeting, 6:30 p.m., Rogers County Building. Discussion of precinct officers election in March and the status of county for the upcoming year. Reorganization/election of county officers will occur in March also.
FRIDAY Feb. 1
Inola High School Spanish Club Famous Enchilada Dinner, 5:30-7:30 p.m. during Inola vs. Sequoyah basketball game. Cost is $5. Hispanic dessert buffet.
SATURDAY Feb. 2
4th Annual “Brainiac Brawl” benefitting the Claremore Public Schools Foundation at Rogers State University Centennial Center. Information: Marla Lillie, (918) 341-7535 or visit www.claremorepublicschoolsfoundation.org.
TUESDAY Feb. 4
Claremore Community Chorus begins spring rehearsals, 7 p.m., St. Cecelia Catholic Church, 1304 N. Dorothy. All voices are needed to prepare for the Spring Concert. Ability to read music is not required. Information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
TUESDAY Feb. 12
Foyil Parent Teacher Conferences, 4-7 p.m.
FRIDAY Feb. 15
Foyil Parent Teacher Conferences, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. No school.
SATURDAY Feb. 23
Annual Rogers County Youth Services Me and My Guy Dance, 6-9 p.m., Roger State University’s Centennial Ballroom. Tickets available at RCYS until 12 p.m., Feb. 22 for $10, or $15 at the door. Information: (918) 341-7580 ext. 5.