Chickashanews.com

March 11, 2013

Around the Area

updated 3.11.13

Donna Buckner, Community News Editor, areas@chickashanews.com
The Express-Star

—  March 12-13



Lecture/Ghost Hunt with Brian Harnois

• When: March 12, 6 p.m. - March 13, 5 a.m.

• Details: 405-222-7958; email ChickashaPRS@gmail.com



Chickasha Branch of the American Association of University Women

• When: Thursday, March 14 at 7:15pm

• Where: Chickasha Library. 

• Details: The host and book reviewer will be member Betsy Phillips, the topic is Irish Literature.  The meeting is open to the public.  For more information, please call Angie at 405-779-6969.



March 14



Business After Hours

• When: March 14, 4-6 p.m.

• Where: First National Bank Community Room, 302 Chickasha Ave.



Proposed West Hwy. 81 Bypass Update Public Meeting

• When: March 14, 6 p.m.

• Where: Grady County Fairgrounds, Bldg. 1



March 4-15



Ninnekah FFA Blue and Gold Sausage, Bacon, and Chicken Sale

• What: Blue & Gold Sausage $6.00/2.5 lb Sticks, Breaded Chicken Tenderloin Strips $18.00/ 5 lb bag and Thick Sliced Bacon $14.00/3.5lb package.

• When: March 4th- March 15th Available for Order

• Where: Ninnekah Ag Complex

• Details: The Ninnekah FFA Chapter is selling Blue and Gold products to raise money for annual activities, banquets, and leadership conferences. Products are scheduled to arrive and ready for pickup on March 28th after 4 p.m. We appreciate your support! Any Ninnekah FFA Chapter member or call directly at 405-224-4092, ask for Ag Building.



March 16



Oklahoma Self Defense Act Class

• When: March 16, 8 a..n. - 4 p.m.

• Details: This class is required to obtain an Oklahoma Concealed/Open Carry Handgun License. Class is taught by a NRA Certified Pistol Instructor and has also been certified by the Council on Law Enforcement Education and Training, and the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation. Class covers laws on use of deadly force, handgun safety and basic shooting fundamentals.

• Contact: Tony Lawson 485 8062 or at guninstructor101@gmail.com. Seats are limited so act fast. Classes for special groups can also be arranged by appointment.



March 18-22



USAO Spring Break

• When: March 18-22



March 21



Spaghetti Dinner

• Sponsored by: Midwest Towers Relay for Life

• When: Thursday, March 21

• Cost: $5/ea. Delivery is available from 11 a.m. - 12 noon

• Menu: spaghetti, salad, garlic bread, brownies

• To order: call 224-4622 ext 145 Glenda or ext. 114 Shelly or email list to shelly.mcconnell@midwesttowers.com



March 22



Legislative Breakfast

• When: March 22, 7:30 a.m.

• Where: Canadian Valley Tech Center, 1401 W. Michigan

• Details: Please RSVP by March 20 to 224-0787



March 25



Grady County Landlord Association

• When: Last Monday monthly, 6:30 p.m.

• Where: Cornerstone Fellowship Hall, 125 Chickasha Ave.

• Call: 224-7829



Guest Faculty Recital

• Featuring: Dr. Brent Bristow, saxophone

• When: March 25, 7:30 p.m.

• Where: USAO Alumni Chapel



March 26



Student Recital

• When: March 26, 12 p.m.

• Where USAO  Davis Hall Rm 124



Chickasha Antique Auto Club Meeting

• When: 7:30 p.m., March 26

• Where: Rock Island Train Depot, 100 E Chickasha Ave.

• Details: Questions about the Chickasha Antique Auto Club or either of the Chickasha Swap Meet Events call 405-224-4700 or 405-224-OKLA for more information. Office hours: 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.  Mon-Fri.



March 27



Relay for Life Team Captain meeting

• When: March 27, noon

• Where: Five Oaks Medical Center basement



March 28



Baked Potato Sale

• Sponsored by: 2nd Base Savers

• When: Thursday, March 28, 10:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.

• Where: Keepin It Sweet

• Cost: $5 for potatoes with the fixins. Delivery is available.



March 29



Senior Trombone Recital

• Featuring: Stephanie Thompson

• When: March 29, 7:30 p.m.

• Where: USAO Alumni Chapel



March 30



Red Steagall in Concert

• When: Saturday, March 30, 7 p.m.

• Where: Grady County Fairgrounds, Chickasha

• Benefits: The Resurrection House homeless shelter in Chickasha

• Tickets: $20 ea., under 12 years FREE; available at Chickasha Bank & Trust, Dunn’s Food Center, Atwoods in Chickasha, and at the door

• Details: BBQ dinner including  dinner, drink & dessert,  starts at 5:30 p.m. for an additional cost of $7.50.



March 15-31



Round It Up for Lymphoma

• When: March 15-31

• Where: Family Video

• Details: Round your transaction up to the nearest dollar to help one of two causes: Lymphoma Tissue Bank at the University of Chicago Medicine and general lymphoma research at the Lymphoma

For information, call 224-5413



April 2



Senior Recital - Ariel Morgan

• When: April 2, 7:30 p.m.

• Where: Te Ata Memorial Aud.



April 3



ASCOG to host Senior Day

• When: April 3

• Sponsored by: The Bank of Commerce

• Where: Chisholm Trail Heritage Center, 1000 Chisholm Trail Parkway in Duncan

• Details: Participation is free. Call 1-800-658-1466 for more information.



April 6



Southern Chocolate,

a Night on the Veranda

• When: Saturday, April 6 at 7pm

• Where: Lawton’s New City Hall Banquet Room.

• Cost: Tickets are $35 and reservations are required. Must be at least 21 years of age to attend.

• Details: Our annual chocolate event featuring fine food, chocolate martinis, live and silent auctions, and lots and lots of chocolate.  New this year...Valet Parking! Reserve your table now by calling (580) 355-1600.



ACS Bark for Life

• When: April 6, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

• Where: USAO Oval

• Details: Come support a good cause and look at the Montmartre chalk art. Games, prizes & fun times for you and your dog,



April 9



Student Recital

• When: April 9, 12 p.m.

• Where: Alumni Chapel



Concert Choir Concert

• When: April 9, 7:30 p.m.

• Where: Te Ata Auditorium



April 11



Concert Band & Key Players

• When: April 11, 7:30 p.m.

• Where: Te Ata Auditorium



April 12



Showband Concert

• When: April 12, 7:30 p.m.

• Where: Te Ata Auditorium



April 12-21



Neil Simon’s “God’s Favorite”

• Where: Lawton Community Theatre, John Denney Playhouse, 1316 N Bell Avenue, Lawton

• When: April 12-14, 18-21

• Details: Five men and three women are needed for this hilarious contemporary morality tale based on the story of Job. Perusal scripts are available for a $10 refundable deposit. Call (580) 355-1600 for details.



April 15



Davis Waldorf event, Ying Yang Quartet

• When: April 15, 7:30 p.m.

• Where: Alumni Chapel



April 23



Harlem Ambassadors vs Chickasha Breeze Family Comedy Basketball Show

• When: April 23, 7 p.m.

• Where: CHS Activity Center

• Tickets: $11/adults, 18+; $6/students, 5-17; under 5 free. Available at Chickasha Chamber of Commerce

• Hosted by: Chickasha Chamber of Commerce,  224-0787



April 27



Semi-Annual

Cash-Free Mommy Exchange

• When: Saturday, April 27, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

• Where: Chickasha Public Library

• Details: The last Cash-Free Mommy Exchange was a success thanks to all you so we have decided to do another one. Any clothes donated before April 1, will be exchanged at a rate of 3:2 after that it will 2:1 (You donate two pieces and you will receive one in exchange.) No limits on hats, outfits or such just make sure the clothes are clean and free of any holes or stains. Sizes Newborn to 6/7. Items can be dropped off at the Bookstore on 3rd and Minnesota but please make sure you label your sacks/boxes and include your phone number.

• For Pick-Up: call (405) 474-5505. We will pick up in the Oklahoma City, Norman, Chickasha area.



April 11



Concert Band & Key Players

• When: April 11, 7:30 p.m.

• Where: Te Ata Auditorium



April 12



Showband Concert

• When: April 12, 7:30 p.m.

• Where: Te Ata Auditorium



April 12-21



Neil Simon’s “God’s Favorite”

• Where: Lawton Community Theatre, John Denney Playhouse, 1316 N Bell Avenue, Lawton

• When: April 12-14, 18-21

• Details: Five men and three women are needed for this hilarious contemporary morality tale based on the story of Job. Perusal scripts are available for a $10 refundable deposit. Call (580) 355-1600 for details.



April 15



Davis Waldorf event, Ying Yang Quartet

• When: April 15, 7:30 p.m.

• Where: Alumni Chapel



April 18



Family Game Night

• When: Thursday, April 18, 5-7 p.m.

• Where: Chickasha Atwoods parking lot, 2403 Ponderosa  in Chickasha

• Sponsored by: Grady County Interagency Coalition, Bill Wallace ECC PTO, Safe Kids and local businesses



April 23



Harlem Ambassadors vs Chickasha Breeze Family Comedy Basketball Show

• When: April 23, 7 p.m.

• Where: CHS Activity Center

• Tickets: $11/adults, 18+; $6/students, 5-17; under 5 free. Available at Chickasha Chamber of Commerce

• Hosted by: Chickasha Chamber of Commerce,  224-0787



Chickasha Antique Auto Club Meeting

• When: 7:30 p.m., April 23

• Where: Rock Island Train Depot, 100 E Chickasha Ave.

• Details: Questions about the Chickasha Antique Auto Club or either of the Chickasha Swap Meet Events call 405-224-4700 or 405-224-OKLA for more information. Office hours: 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.  Mon-Fri.



April 27



Semi-Annual

Cash-Free Mommy Exchange

• When: Saturday, April 27, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

• Where: Chickasha Public Library

• Details: The last Cash-Free Mommy Exchange was a success thanks to all you so we have decided to do another one. Any clothes donated before April 1, will be exchanged at a rate of 3:2 after that it will 2:1 (You donate two pieces and you will receive one in exchange.) No limits on hats, outfits or such just make sure the clothes are clean and free of any holes or stains. Sizes Newborn to 6/7. Items can be dropped off at the Bookstore on 3rd and Minnesota but please make sure you label your sacks/boxes and include your phone number.

• For Pick-Up: call (405) 474-5505. We will pick up in the Oklahoma City, Norman, Chickasha area.



May 2013



Community Flea Market

• When: Starts May, 2013

• Details: For information, contact Beholding the Child Non-Profit Organization, located at 722 W. Minnesota Ave., Chickasha or call 405-320-5370



May 9-11



Chickasha Swap Meet

• Sponsor: Chickasha Antique Auto Club

• When: May 9-11;  rain or shine - outside event; Gates open at 7:30 a.m. daily, close at 8 p.m.

• Where: 712 E Choctaw Ave Chickasha, OK 73018

• Cost: Vendor spaces 10 x 30 - $50 each for all 3 days

• Details: come look for your hard to find auto parts, signs, cars, trucks, and much much more, ANYTHING auto related at the LARGEST SWAP MEET IN OKLAHOMA.

• Admission: FREE

• Parking - $4 - Benefits Local Youth Group

• Information:  visit www.chickashaautoswapmeet.com



May 28



Chickasha Antique Auto Club Meeting

• When: 7:30 p.m., May 28

• Where: Rock Island Train Depot, 100 E Chickasha Ave.

• Details: Questions about the Chickasha Antique Auto Club or either of the Chickasha Swap Meet Events call 405-224-4700 or 405-224-OKLA for more information. Office hours: 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.  Mon-Fri.



June 7-8



Chickasha’s Relay for Life 2013

• When: June 7-8, 7 p.m. - 7 a.m.

• Where: USAO Oval

• Details: call Mike Minard  at 405-320-8963 or email mikecminard@sbcglobal.net or www.relayforlife.org/chickashaok



June 7-16



9 to 5, the Musical

• When: June 7-16

• Where: John Denney Playhouse, 1316 N Bell Avenue, Lawton

• Information:  (580) 355-1600



June 23



Chickasha Antique Auto Club Meeting

• When: 7:30 p.m., June 23

• Where: Rock Island Train Depot, 100 E Chickasha Ave.

• Details: Questions about the Chickasha Antique Auto Club or either of the Chickasha Swap Meet Events call 405-224-4700 or 405-224-OKLA for more information. Office hours: 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.  Mon-Fri.



July 23



Chickasha Antique Auto Club Meeting

• When: 7:30 p.m., July 23

• Where: Rock Island Train Depot, 100 E Chickasha Ave.

• Details: Questions about the Chickasha Antique Auto Club or either of the Chickasha Swap Meet Events call 405-224-4700 or 405-224-OKLA for more information. Office hours: 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.  Mon-Fri.



AUG. 27



Chickasha Antique Auto Club Meeting

• When: 7:30 p.m., Aug. 27

• Where: Rock Island Train Depot, 100 E Chickasha Ave.

• Details: Questions about the Chickasha Antique Auto Club or either of the Chickasha Swap Meet Events call 405-224-4700 or 405-224-OKLA for more information. Office hours: 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.  Mon-Fri.



Sept. 24



Chickasha Antique Auto Club Meeting

• When: 7:30 p.m., Sept. 24

• Where: Rock Island Train Depot, 100 E Chickasha Ave.

• Details: Questions about the Chickasha Antique Auto Club or either of the Chickasha Swap Meet Events call 405-224-4700 or 405-224-OKLA for more information. Office hours: 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.  Mon-Fri.



Oct. 17-19



Chickasha Antique

Auto Swap Meet

• When: Oct. 17-19, rain or shine - outside event; Gates open at 7:30 a.m. daily, close at 8 p.m.

• Where: Grady County Fairgrounds

• Cost: Vendor spaces 10 x 30 - $50 each for all 3 days

• Details: come look for your hard to find auto parts, signs, cars, trucks, and much much more, ANYTHING auto related at the LARGEST SWAP MEET IN OKLAHOMA.

• Admission : FREE

• Parking - $4 - Benefits Local Youth Group

• Information:  visit www.chickashaautoswapmeet.com



OCT. 27



Chickasha Antique Auto Club Meeting

• When: 7:30 p.m., Oct 27

• Where: Rock Island Train Depot, 100 E Chickasha Ave.

• Details: Questions about the Chickasha Antique Auto Club or either of the Chickasha Swap Meet Events call 405-224-4700 or 405-224-OKLA for more information. Office hours: 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.  Mon-Fri.



On-Going Activities



Maternity and Baby

Food and Clothes Giveaways

• When: Thursdays, 9 a.m. - 12 noon

• Where: Women’s Care Pregnancy Center, 1201 W. Choctaw Ave.



Borden Community Center

• What: Free Line Dance Lessons

• When: Every Monday; 1-3 p. m.

• Details: Instructor Kathy Prigmore

• What: Performances by 2 Step

• When: Tuesday nights, 7-9 p.m.

• What: Free Line Dance Lessons

• When: Every Wednesday; 1-2:30 p. m.

• Details: Instructor Ruby Boggess, 224-5922

• What: Performances by True Country

• When: First Thursdays monthly, 7-9 p.m.

• What: Performances by Second Chance

• When: Second & Fourth Thursdays monthly, 7-9 p.m.

• What: Performances by Silver Creek

• When:  Every Friday, 7-9 p.m.

• What: Performances by Brand New Band

• When: Second Saturday monthly, 7-9 p.m.

• Contact Us: T-W-Th 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Call 222-9281



Alzheimer Support Group

• When: Third Wednesday monthly

• Where: Sterling House in Chickasha

• Sponsored by: Aspire Home Care and Hospice

• Details: Call Holly Miller at 580-371-8236



Anger Management for Kids

• When: Mondays, 4:30-5:30 p.m.

• Where: Options Counseling Service, Inc., 205 W. Chickasha Ave., Suite 1, Chickasha, 405-222-3018

• Details: Any potential group participant will need to call and make an appointment for an intake(introductory) session. 



Anger Management for Adults

• When: Mondays, 5:30-6:30 p.m.

• Where: Options Counseling Service, Inc., 205 W. Chickasha Ave., Suite 1, Chickasha, 405-222-3018

• Details: Any potential group participant will need to call and make an appointment for an intake(introductory) session.



Parenting Class

• When: Tuesdays, 5:30-6:30 p.m.

• Where: Options Counseling Service, Inc., 205 W. Chickasha Ave., Suite 1, Chickasha, 405-222-3018

• Details: Any potential group participant will need to call and make an appointment for an intake(introductory) session. 



Bullied Children & Teenager Support

• When: Wednesdays, 5:30-6:30 p.m.

• Where: Options Counseling Service, Inc., 205 W. Chickasha Ave., Suite 1, Chickasha, 405-222-3018

• Details: Any potential group participant will need to call and make an appointment for an intake(introductory) session. 



Domestic Violence for Adults

• When: Thursdays, 5-6 p.m.

• Where: Options Counseling Service, Inc., 205 W. Chickasha Ave., Suite 1, Chickasha, 405-222-3018

• Details: Any potential group participant will need to call and make an appointment for an intake(introductory) session. 



Relationship Building for Adults

• When: Fridays, 5:30-6:30 p.m.

• Where: Options Counseling Service, Inc., 205 W. Chickasha Ave., Suite 1, Chickasha, 405-222-3018

• Details: Any potential group participant will need to call and make an appointment for an intake(introductory) session.



Grady County Landlord Association

• When: Last Monday monthly, 6:30 p.m.

• Where: Cornerstone Fellowship Hall, 125 Chickasha Ave.

• Call: 224-7829



Road to Recovery

• When: Monday nights, 6 to 8 p.m..

• Where: 3340 South 16th, Chickasha

• Call: 405.224.7889 for information. Life’s struggles are many - anger, grief, hurt, loneliness, addiction, rejection, etc., etc. Let this faith based program help bring hope to you. Classes are small and are open to anyone.



LaLeche League of Chickasha

• When: 2nd Thursday monthly, 10 a.m.

• Where: Chickasha Public Library

• Contact: Jan at 222-0723



Divorce Care (for adults)

DC4-K (for children)

• When: Mondays,  6-8 p.m.

• Where: Epworth United Methodist Church

• Details: This is a free program to help those in pain of possible separation and for those who have don’t know where to turn for help. We run a concurrent program for children ages 4-11. Come join us at Epworth United Methodist Church or call 222-5128 if you want to know more ask for Dianna.



Chickasha Optimist Club

• When: Thursday Mornings,  7 a.m..

• Where: Holiday Inn Express

• Contact: Margaret Davis, 222-1969



Preschool Storytime

• When: Every Wednesday morning at 10 a.m.

• Where: Chickasha Public Library, 527 W. Iowa Ave., Chickasha

• Details: Children ages 5 and under and their caregivers are invited.  The program is free. For more information call the Library at 222-6075.



Chickasha

Senior Nutrition Center

• When: Monday - Friday, meals start at 11:20 a.m.

• Cost: $1.50 donation requested

• Programs: Wednesday, 9:30 a.m. music program before lunch; Thursday, 10 a.m. bingo then lunch; Puzzles and pool tables are always available for all seniors 60+.

• Contact: Lola Brown or Donna Dawdy at 224-4315



TOPS Weight Loss Support

• What: TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) is a weekly support group that promotes a healthy lifestyle and supports sensible weight loss. Open to men and women of all ages.

• When: Every Monday, 5:30 p.m.

• Where: First Christian Church basement, 202 S. 6th, Chickasha

• Details:  Visitors are invited to attend an introductory meeting, call 405-224-0413, or email letitia.bugner@yahoo.com for information.



Swinging Chicks

Square Dance Club

• When: 1st & 3rd Saturdays monthly at 8 p.m.

• Where: Borden Park Community Center, 200 N 18

• Details: No admission fee for visitors. Call Mark or Nancy at 779-3371 or 779-1677 for information.



Cancer Support Group

• When: 1st & 3rd Tuesday monthly, 6:30 p.m.

• Where: Grady Memorial Hospital Administrative Conference Room, go in front entrance, go to the left of the elevators toward radiology.

• Details: These meetings are for anyone dealing with cancer. Meetings are sponsored by the American Cancer Society and Grady Memorial Hospital. For information, call Alyson Kopycinski, 224-2300 or Maggie Griffith, 222-2551



Churndash Quilt Guild

• When: First Thursday monthly, 9:30 a.m.

• Where: Parkview Christian Church

• Information: Call 405-2244-7270



Grief Recovery

• When: First Thursday monthly at 6 p.m.

• Where: 205 W. Chickasha Ave., Ste. 1, Chickasha

• Sponsored by: Options Counceling Service

• Details: Grief issues related to death, chronic illness, divorce, change in health, disaster victim, loss of employment, caregiver for chronically ill or other concerns will be discussed. To register call 405-222-3018



Saturday Night Cruisers (SNC)

• When: Second Saturday monthly at 7 p.m.

• Where: Chickasha Library



Ducks Unlimited

• Details: For information, please call 222-1510 or 222-4799.



Interagency and Community

Coalition of Grady County

• When: Third Wednesday, monthly, 10 a.m.

• Where: Canadian Valley Tech Center, Chickasha

• Details: Call 224-1210 for information. All interested parties are welcome to join.



Bereavement Support Group

• Where: LifeLine Hospice Office, 1701 Iowa, Chickasha.  

• Details: Call for monthly meeting dates.. LifeLine Staff will provide lunch. For further information please contact Johnny Tims, chaplain or Tonna Shoffit at 405-222-2051.



Adult Education Classes

• Where: Adult Learning Center, 628 W. Kansas. Locations available in El Reno, Mustang, Newcastle, Tuttle & Yukon

• When: Classes vary, M-Th.

• Details: Call (405) 222-6562 for additional information.  FAX (405) 222-6561.



English as a Second Language

• Where: Adult Learning Center, 628 W. Kansas Avenue. Locations also available in El Reno & Mustang.

• When: M/W 5:30 - 8 p.m.

• Details: Call (405) 222-6562 for additional information.  FAX (405) 222-6561.



Kid’s Crew Worship

• Who: First Baptist Church, Chickasha

• When: Sundays at 10:30 a.m.

• Details: A worship service designed especially for students in grade K-5. Rides are available by calling 224-5196. Vans run at 9 a.m. for Sunday school and again at 11:45 a.m. to return children home.



Terrific Tuesday

• What: Fun and fellowship for seniors & caregivers

• When: Fourth Tuesday of the month

• Where: Life Center at Epworth United Methodist Church, 4th & Iowa

• Details: Bring a sack lunch. Caregivers may drop persons in their care off and run errands or may stay and enjoy the activities. For information, please call 224-3320.



Wednesday Night

fishing tournaments

• Where: Chickasha Lake at the south ramp.

• Entry fee: $30 per boat with a $5 per member sign up fee.

• Details: Any questions call 405-224-4040.



Gospel Opry

• Where: Cowboy Country Church, Hwy. 92 South

• Details: Call 405-320-0055 for more info. Concession will be available.



Blood Drive

• Details: Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI) will reward each donor’s giving spirit with a warm beanie cap.  Anyone, who is healthy and 17 years or older, can donate blood. Contact Oklahoma Blood Institute at (877)-340-8777.  Donors always receive free health screenings and Members for Life points, redeemable for merchandise from OBI’s online store.



Chickasha Antique Auto Club

• When: 4th Tuesday monthly, 7:30 p.m.

• Where: Rock Island Depot, located east of 1st and Chickasha

• Details: Museum is open Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 10:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. Additional times are available. For information, call 224-4700



Chickasha Antique

Auto Club museum

• Where: Rock Island Train Depot. 

• When: Hours are MWF 10:30 a.m. - 2:30.p.m. Other times may be available by calling 405.224.4700



The Lexington Opry

• When: Every 4th Friday

• Where: Lexington Senior Citizens on Main Street,  second building on right south of light.

• Details: Deral, Oteka and Joe invite you to come for an evening of entertainment and good traditional Country and gospel music and fun. See and listen to the music of the New Country Cousins and friends. For information: call 405-872-9057.



Disabled American Veterans,

Chapter 17

• What: Third Tuesday, every other month, 6 p.m.

• Where: Eduardo’s, 4th and County Club

• Contact: Roy Sampley Commander 405-387-5653 or Tommy Howell Chaplain 580-656-5758 for more information.



Grady County TEA Party

• When: Monthly on the first Thursday

• Where: Canadian Valley Technology Center, Helen Ward Seminar Center, 1401 Michigan Avenue, Chickasha, Oklahoma.

•  Details: For more information, please contact Mark Keeling at 405-314-4730 or email gradycountyteaparty@yahoo.com. You may also visit www.gradycountyteaparty.com for additional information.



Grady Co. Democratic Party

• Where: Canadian Valley Technology Center, Helen Ward Seminar Center “C” in the east end of the main building, 1401 Michigan Avenue, Chickasha, Oklahoma.

• When: second Thursday of each month.

• Details: Contact Dr. Keith Harrison, Secretary, 1-405-224-8604 for additional information.



Chickasha Area Arts Council

• When: 2nd Monday monthly, 7 p.m.

• Where: Chickasha Public Library

• Contact Information: All those interested in promoting the arts and activities of the CAAC are welcome to attend the monthly meetings. Email info@chickashaarts.org



All Day Music Fest featuring

Bluegrass/Gospel/Country/Folk

• Details: Bring a finger food and enjoy music and singing.  All ages are welcome and the event is wheelchair accessible.  Admission is by donations to pay for the rent for the one-day event at the Community Center.    To schedule to play or for more information contact Jallane or Chet Link at (405) 224-6790 or (405) 222-6926.



Emergency Food Pantry

• When: Monday - Thursday, 1-4 p.m.; Thursday evenings, 6-8p.m.

• Where: First Presbyterian Church, 6th and Minnesota, north side