FRIDAY Sept. 8

Bluegrass & Chili Festival continues at the Claremore Expo Center. Live entertainment, vendors, chili, more. Event continues through 11 p.m. Saturday. Information: 918-341-1260.

SATURDAY Sept. 9

Claremore Museum of History is open every Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Learn about the people that brought about the birth and growth of Claremore. 4th & Weenonah Avenue. $2 donation is appreciated. For more information, visit claremoremuseum.org.

Bluegrass & Chili Festival kicks off at 4 p.m. at the Claremore Expo and on Expo Center grounds. Shopping, entertainment, food, activities for the kids, and more. Information: 918-341-2818.

SUNDAY Sept. 10

American Red Cross Blood Drive 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 1615 N. Highway 88, Claremore. Appointment: 1-800-RED-CROSS. Walk-ins welcome.

MONDAY Sept. 11

Genealogy Volunteers available to assist with genealogy research 3-7 p.m. at the Will Rogers Library in Claremore.

Oklahoma author Alton Carter will be speaking at the Will Rogers Library 5:30-7:30 p.m. as part of the Double R Author Tour. Hosted by the Friends of the Will Rogers Library. Refreshments, discussion, and book-signing. Information: 918-341-1564.

THURSDAY Sept. 14

Claremore Duplicate bridge club 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Claremore Community Center.2301 N. Sioux. Last club winners N/S Dawn Fletcher & Andi Brankel 1st. Jerry Hastings & Beth Young & Irene Harris & Yvonne England tied for 2nd. E/W Lois Schramme & Sandra Swan 1st. Dean Selvy & Marlyn Roberts 2nd Deryl & Pan Pais 3rd. 

Rogers County Free Medical Clinic 6 p.m. at Rogers County Health Department, 2664 N. Highway 88, Claremore. Persons attending must live in Rogers County and have no other health insurance, such as Medicare, Medicaid, Sooner Care or others. Information: 918-341-3166.

FRIDAY Sept. 15

“Stepping Back in Time” fundraiser for the Claremore Museum of History 6:30 p.m. RSU Centennial Center Ballroom, Rogers State University. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Light hors d’oeuvres and drinks, cash bar. Dinner, program, live and silent auctions. Cost: $100. Information: 918-253-5977.

SATURDAY Sept. 16

Claremore Museum of History is open every Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Learn about the people that brought about the birth and growth of Claremore. 4th & Weenonah Avenue. $2 donation is appreciated. For more information, visit claremoremuseum.org.

MONDAY Sept. 18

Genealogy Volunteers available to assist with genealogy research 3-7 p.m. at the Will Rogers Library in Claremore.

TUESDAY Sept. 26

Leading Ladies Luncheon 11:30 a.m. at Northeast Tech in Claremore, 1901 North Highway 88, Claremore. Admission: $12. RSVP to nancy@claremore.org. Information: 918-341-2818.

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