WEDNESDAY

High School Boy’s Fastbreak Basketball Booster, 7 p.m., high school gymnasium. Information, 341-7185

St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church Angel Food orders taken for October, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. through Friday. Saturday, from 9 a.m. to noon. Information, 341-5435.

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American Red Cross blood drive, 1-6 p.m., Claremore Expo Center. All donors receive chance to win a framed autographed OU, OSU or TU t-shirt plus a chance to attend a “meet and greet” with Oklahoma sports legends. Bring donor card or photo ID.



THURSDAY

The 29th Annual Claremore Area Ducks Unlimited Banquet at Claremore Expo Center. Doors open 6 p.m., dinner at 7. Live and silent auction as well as games, prizes and giveaways for the entire family. Information or tickets, 341-7575 or 342-5506. Tickets available at the door. Proceeds go to Ducks Unlimited for the preservation of wetlands.

Sequoyah Public Schools JOM Indian Education Committee elections, 7 p.m., Superintendent’s Office. Information, Hellen Henry, 341-6111.

Claremore High School Dugout Club, 7 p.m., CHS cafeteria.



FRIDAY

Oklahoma Silent Witness Initiative 2006 honors those who have lost their lives through domestic violence. The Silent Witness will be available for public viewing in Claremore, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., at the following locations: NEO Credit Union, Claremore Regional Hospital, RCB Bank, Will Rogers Library, Bank of Commerce, 1st Bank Oklahoma, Department of Human Services, Safenet Services, Second Impressional Resale Boutique and Rogers County Courthouse.

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 1310 N. Sioux, annual rummage and bake sale, noon-8 p.m. Friday and 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday.

Claremore American Legion Auxiliary Unit 141 annual garage sale, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Table rentals are one for $10, two for $15, or three for $25, with $5 for each additional table. Concessions available. Proceeds benefit Christmas food baskets for needy

veterans and their families. Information: Beverly Ledgess, 283-6786 or Ramona Hipp, 341-2940.

21st Annual German Dinner, Lutheran Women’s Missionary League of Redeemer Lutheran Church, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 5-7 p.m. Menu includes Bratwurst, Knockwurst, German Potato Salad, Sauerkraut, Green Beans, Homemade Rye Bread, Applesauce, and Black Forest Cake and Apple Kuchen for dessert. Cost is $8 for adults; $3 for children under 12. Outdoor dining available. Take out and call in orders may be placed by calling 341-3125. The church is at Fifth and Seminole.

Claremore Alumni Association Homecoming registration begins 10 a.m. at Elks Lodge, with luncheon following. Cost is $15. The annual all class gathering will be held at Elks Lodge from 8 p.m. to 12 a.m. There will be a $5 cover charge for those who didn’t register at the luncheon. CHS 25-, 30-, 40-, and 50-year class reunions are planned for the weekend. Information, call Dave Burrows, 341-2196.

Claremore High School Homecoming Parade, 4 p.m. Theme is “Commercial Slogans.” Line-up will be 3:15 in front of the Expo. Registration deadline is Oct. 2. Call Teresa Dexter or Lynne Crockett at 341-0724 or e-mail request with the type of entry and number of individuals to tdexter@claremore.k12.ok.us. All CYFA entrants must register with Kellie James at kjames@claremore.k12.ok.us.

Rodeo Revival with World Champion roper and evangelist, Marty Brock, Friday through Sunday at Claremore Expo Center. Activities are free.

Chamber of Commerce 2006 Fall Golf Classic at Heritage Hills Golf Course. Sponsors now being sought: $100 to $1000. Proceeds to benefit Chamber Operation Renovation project for the downtown office. Information, 341-2818 or Tanya Andrews, registration chair, 341-8688.



SATURDAY

Lions Club of Chelsea rummage sale, 7:30 a.m-3:30 p.m., Chelsea Gun Pawn and Sporting Goods parking lot. To donate items, contact Brett, 789-5922.

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