What's Happening

Friday, February 1

Free swim for Rogers County 6th, 7th and 8th graders at the Claremore Rec Center from 6-8 p.m. Healthy snacks will be provided by Volunteers for Youth. For more information contact Susan Jensen at 918/697-6779 or susan.cj@volunteersfor youth.com.

Saturday, February 2

10th Annual Brainiac Brawl and Auction, Saturday, February 2, at the Claremore Conference Center. Doors open at 5:00 p.m. Competition begins at 7:00 p.m. Advance tickets only. For information call Amy Evans at (918) 923-4308 or visit www.claremorepublicschoolsfoundation.org

Get ready for show season at the Rogers County Spring Fair Livestock Show at the Claremore Expo Center. Open to youth showing sheep, swine, beef, goats, rabbits & dairy, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information contact 918-342-5357.

The Claremore Downtown Shopping District invites you to Paint the Town Red Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. for 1st Saturday.

Claremore Class of 1979 will be meeting to plan their 40th Class Reunion from 1 - 3:44 p.m. at Main Street Tavern in Claremore.

Winter got you down? Spruce up your week with a colorful dye class during the Yarn & Fiber Hand Dyeing Day Retreat at Shepherd’s Cross! Learn how to easily create vibrant and uniquely colored natural yarns & rovings. Full Day Retreat Fee is $79.00 per participants and includes 3 colorful skeins and one colorful braided roving. Class will take place from 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM. Half Day Retreat Fee is $49 per participant and includes 2 take home skeins of colorful yarn. The Half Day class will take place from 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM. All materials for the retreat are provided. You have not just one, but two opportunities to participate! Retreats will take place on Saturday February 2nd and 16th at the Gaywool Dye North American Headquarters at Shepherd’s Cross. Don’t forget to bring a sack lunch; snacks and beverages will be provided twice throughout the day.

Monday, February 4

Calling all youth ages 5-12! The City of Claremore Parks & Recreation Department invite you to attend their free Youth Softball Clinics. Register today for the clinic with Sequoyah Softball Coach and Eagles Softball Team Head Coach Brandon Green. Participants are required to bring their own glove and wear rubber sole shoes. Each clinic is limited to the first 35 entrants. To register, call Ron Paris at (918) 342-2522 or e-mail rparis@claremorecity.com.

The Genealogy Volunteers are at the Will Rogers Library on Mondays from 3:00-7:00 p.m. to assist patrons researching their family history, including Native American research, and research to assist those wishing to apply for membership in the DAR. Also, see our volunteer, Barbra, from 3:00-5:00 p.m. to learn how to download and use a free genealogy program.

Claremore High School Art Show at Robson Performing Arts Center all day.

Tuesday, February 5

Join the Will Rogers Library for creativity, calm and conversation with the Adult Coloring Club! We'll provide coloring sheets and pencils, or you may bring your own. Come to the library and color yourself calm at 11 a.m. Adults 18+ only please.

Junior Lego Club for ages 5-9, 4 p.m. at Will Rogers Library. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Rogers County Retired Educators and Support will meet Tuesday, 10 a.m. for social activities. Business will be discussed at 10:30. Rogers County Superintendents will be the guest speakers.

Claremore High School Art Show at Robson Performing Arts Center all day.

Wednesday, February 6

Join the Will Rogers Library for story time. Baby story time, for children 0-3 and parents, features rhymes and songs from 9:30-10 a.m. Story time for ages 3-5 runs from 10-10:30 a.m.

Join the Will Rogers Library for fun and creative Adult Crafts the first Wednesday of each month! Check out our Facebook page for information on each month's craft. Supplies are limited so please register to reserve your spot. 918-341-1564. Adults 18+ only please.

Claremore High School Art Show at Robson Performing Arts Center all day.

Thursday, February 7

Free movie night at Saint Andrew’s UMC, west on Highway 20. The public is invited to enjoy ‘Courageous’ at 6 p.m. with free popcorn and refreshments.

Municipal Court is in session at the City Hall Council Chambers, 4-5 p.m.

2019 State of the City Quarterly Luncheon will be held at the Rogers State University Carolyn Taylor Center. Mayor Bill Flanagan will present the State of the City address followed by the Q&A session with City Manager Jim Thomas. Tickets are now available for this luncheon. $250 for corporate tables of eight, $20 for Chamber members or $30 for non-members. RSVP by calling (918) 341-2818 or e-mail jeni@claremore.org no later than Friday, February 1.

Warm up your winter by heading out to Shepherd’s Cross for the Winter Barn Sale! This event will take place February 7 – 9 from 7:00 AM – 5:00 PM. The huge, multi-family garage sale will feature items such as appliances, antiques, furniture, home decor, office supplies, collectibles and so much more! Proceeds from this event will benefit the 2019 agricultural based mission outreach with a focus on Gambia and Sierra Leone. Donations for the Winter Barn Sale will be accepted until February 5th. Items can be delivered to Shepherd’s Cross Tuesday – Saturday 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM.

Monday, February 11

The Genealogy Volunteers are at the Will Rogers Library on Mondays from 3:00-7:00 p.m. to assist patrons researching their family history, including Native American research, and research to assist those wishing to apply for membership in the DAR. Also, see our volunteer, Barbra, from 3:00-5:00 p.m. to learn how to download and use a free genealogy program.

Tuesday, February 12

Join the Will Rogers Library for creativity, calm and conversation with the Adult Coloring Club! We'll provide coloring sheets and pencils, or you may bring your own. Come to the library and color yourself calm at 11 a.m. Adults 18+ only please.

Wednesday, February 13

Join the Will Rogers Library for story time. Baby story time, for children 0-3 and parents, features rhymes and songs from 9:30-10 a.m. Story time for ages 3-5 runs from 10-10:30 a.m.

Thursday, February 14

Municipal Court is in session at the City Hall Council Chambers, 4-5 p.m.

Rogers County Free Medical Clinic is open to persons living in the county who are without insurance, such as Medicare, Medicaid, Sooner Care, or others, and who would otherwise not have access or be able to afford medical care. Clinics are held at the Rogers County Health Department starting at 6 p.m. and consultations and patients seen are on a first come, first served basis.

Claremore Duplicate   Bridge  Club will meet 9:30 - noon at the Claremore   Community Center 2301 N. Sioux. Last Club Winners: N/S  Jerry Hastings &  Lu Ann Fite  1st, Deryl Pais - Pam Pais,   2nd,   Connie Jesina/ Dawn Beck,  3rd;   E/W   Wayne Cardwell -Dave Schramme, 1st,  Mike Curry-Harvey Sally  2nd,   Marilyn Roberts - Dean  Selvey,  3rd.

Saturday, February 16

Claremore High School Baseball is hosting a Fiesta Dinner on Saturday, February 16, 2019 5-8 p.m. at the CHS Cafeteria. This is a fundraiser for the baseball team $10 per ticket per meal, includes Homemade Cheese Enchiladas, rice, beans, drink & dessert. Silent Auction items available. Tickets available at the door or from any baseball player. Please come out and support us!!

The Rogers County Spring Fair Horse Show will take place at the Claremore Expo Center Indoor Arena Feb. 16 and 17 starting at 8 a.m. each day. All classes are available. More details can be found at rogerscountyfair.com.

Winter got you down? Spruce up your week with a colorful dye class during the Yarn & Fiber Hand Dyeing Day Retreat at Shepherd’s Cross! Learn how to easily create vibrant and uniquely colored natural yarns & rovings. Full Day Retreat Fee is $79.00 per participants and includes 3 colorful skeins and one colorful braided roving. Class will take place from 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM. Half Day Retreat Fee is $49 per participant and includes 2 take home skeins of colorful yarn. The Half Day class will take place from 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM. All materials for the retreat are provided. You have not just one, but two opportunities to participate! Retreats will take place on Saturday February 2nd and 16th at the Gaywool Dye North American Headquarters at Shepherd’s Cross. Don’t forget to bring a sack lunch; snacks and beverages will be provided twice throughout the day.

Sunday, February 17

The Rogers County Spring Fair Horse Show will take place at the Claremore Expo Center Indoor Arena Feb. 16 and 17 starting at 8 a.m. each day. All classes are available. More details can be found at rogerscountyfair.com.

Monday, February 18

The Genealogy Volunteers are at the Will Rogers Library on Mondays from 3:00-7:00 p.m. to assist patrons researching their family history, including Native American research, and research to assist those wishing to apply for membership in the DAR. Also, see our volunteer, Barbra, from 3:00-5:00 p.m. to learn how to download and use a free genealogy program.

Tuesday, February 19

Join the Will Rogers Library for creativity, calm and conversation with the Adult Coloring Club! We'll provide coloring sheets and pencils, or you may bring your own. Come to the library and color yourself calm at 11 a.m. Adults 18+ only please.

Lego Club for ages 10-14, 4 p.m. at Will Rogers Library.

Learn the art of Beekeeping with the Green Country Beekeepers, meeting on the third Tuesday of every month at the Will Rogers Library at 6 p.m. Experience beekeepers and curious beginners are welcome to attend.

Wednesday, February 20

Join the Will Rogers Library for story time. Baby story time, for children 0-3 and parents, features rhymes and songs from 9:30-10 a.m. Story time for ages 3-5 runs from 10-10:30 a.m.

Thursday, February 21

Municipal Court is in session at the City Hall Council Chambers, 4-5 p.m.

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