Chickashanews.com

May 16, 2013

Around the Area

updated May 16, 2013

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

CHICKASHA — May 17



Bike Nights and Billy Bob Burgers

• When: 1st & 3rd Friday of every month

• Where: Chickasha Eagles Lodge 4070, 701 W Hwy. 19

• Food: Burgers are $7 available 6-8 p.m.

• Details: All profits from the food will go to benefit Santa’s Workshop. Come have fun, while raising money to help our community’s children. MUST BE 21



May 17-18



Community Flea Market

• When: May 17-18

• Where: 1201 N 16, old Sentry bldg.

• Details: Vendors fee: $10/Fri & Sat; Food Vendors fee: $50/Fri & Sat.; for information, call 224-6358



May 18



All Day Music Fest

• When: May 18, doors open at 9 a.m., music starts at 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

• Where: Canadian Valley Technology Center, 1401 Michigan Avenue, Building 200, Helen Ward Seminar Center

• Details: To schedule to play or for information contact Jallane or Chet Link at (405) 224-6790 or (405) 222-6926.



Santa’s Workshop Poker Run

• When: Saturday May 18, 2013

• Where: Chickasha Eagles Lodge 4070 at 701 W. HWY. 19

• Registration: 10 a.m. with kickstands up at 11 a.m.

• Cost: $10/first hand and $5/ ea. additional hand.

• Details: Come have fun,while raising money to help our community’s children. Ride your bike or Drive your car. MUST BE 21



CAAC’s Ice Cream Social and Sock Hop

• For: Rock Island Arts Festival

• When: Saturday, May 18, 6-9 p.m.

• Where: St. Joseph’s Hall

• Cost: $30



May 20



Friendship Cemetery Board

• When: May 20, 7 p.m.

• Where: Friendship Methodist Church

• Details: for information, call 352-4071



May 21



CAAC Meeting

• When: Tuesday, May 21

• Where: USAO Alumni House



LaLeche League of Chickasha

• When: May 21, 10 a.m.

• Where: Chickasha Public Library

• Contact: Jan at 222-0723



May 24-25



Community Flea Market

• When: May 24-25

• Where: 1201 N 16, old Sentry bldg.

• Details: Vendors fee: $10/Fri & Sat; Food Vendors fee: $50/Fri & Sat.; for information, call 224-6358



May 25



5th Annual Celebration of Freedom

• When: Saturday, May 25. 6:30 p.m.

• Where: Bearcat Stadium, Hobart

• Tickets: Advance tickets are $20, tickets at the gate are $25. Children 10 and under are FREE! To purchase advance tickets, visit http://www.celebrationoffreedom.com

• Headliner: Diamond Rio

• Information: call  (580) 726-5900



NRA Basic Pistol course

• When: May 25, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

• Information:  contact Tony Lawson at 405 485 8062 or guninstructor101@gmail.com, seats are very limited.



May 27



Grady County Landlord Association

• When: May 27, 6:30 p.m.

• Where: Cornerstone Fellowship Hall, 125 Chickasha Ave.

• Call: 224-7829



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.



May 28-30



Chickasha Baseball Camp

• When:  May 28-30

• For: Ages 9-12

• Cost:  $45 (includes camp T-shirt)

• Contact: Coach Brad Gore (405)222-6550 or email at bgore@chickasha.k12.ok.us

• Deadline: Please sign-up by:  Tuesday, May 14th (late sign-ups will not get a camp shirt)



May 31



Authentic Indian Taco Sale

• When: Friday, May 31

• Where:  Fellowship of American Indian Church, 1217 West Frisco, Chickasha

• Cost: $5/ea.

• Details: Will deliver local with orders over 5. Please call to place your orders early with time for delivery, address and phone#. Phone numbers to call to place orders: 405-214-6231 or 405-274-3393 or 405-224-0478



May 31-June 1



Community Flea Market

• When: May 31-June 1

• Where: 1201 N 16, old Sentry bldg.

• Details: Vendors fee: $10/Fri & Sat; Food Vendors fee: $50/Fri & Sat.; for information, call 224-6358



June 1



Wine, Dine & Mystery Theatre

• When: Saturday, June 1, 6 p.m.

• Where: Legends Winery in Lindsay

• Cost: $30  ($5 goes to RIAF 2013)



First Saturday Morning Art for Children

God’s Eyes with Carrie Chavers

• When: Saturday, June 1

• Where: Oasis



June 3-4



CCT Auditions

• For: Alice in Wonderland

• When: June 3-4, 6-8 p.m.

• Where: Historic Washita Theatre in downtown Chickasha

• Details: There are parts for approximately 35 adults, teens and children. Director, Cheryl Critchfield, is asking that anyone wishing to audition for a speaking role prepare a memorized monologue (not over one minute) to recite at auditions. She also requests that any and all date conflicts between June 6th and August 4th are turned in with audition forms, prior to casting. Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at auditions. For further information please call 639-6111 or email the director at cherylc555@sbcglobal.net.



June 3-7



Vacation Bible School

• When: June 3 thru 7th: VBS (1pm to 4 pm)

• Where:  Fellowship of American Indian Church, 1217 West Frisco, Chickasha

• Call: for rides: 405-274-3393

• Details: arts/crafts/games/sports/snacks/music/classes and Evening Church Service (7pm) , sponsored by Missouri Baptist Church, 13th year



June 6



Outdoor Concert Series

• Entertainer: Creedence Clearwater Revisited (CCR)

• When: Thursday, June 6th

• Where:  in the north parking lot of Newcastle Casino, located at the junction of I-44 and Highway 62 in Newcastle.

• Details: Admission is free. Attendees must be 18 or older. For more information visit MyNewcastleCasino.com, or call (405) 387-6013.



GED Commencement Ceremony

for Grady and Canadian County graduates

• When: Thursday, June 6 at 7 p.m.

• Where: Chickasha High School Activity Center



June 7



26th annual Golf Tournament

Four Man Scramble

• When: June 7

• Where: River Bend Golf Course



Bike Nights and Billy Bob Burgers

• When: 1st & 3rd Friday of every month

• Where: Chickasha Eagles Lodge 4070, 701 W Hwy. 19

• Food: Burgers are $7 available 6-8 p.m.

• Details: All profits from the food will go to benefit Santa’s Workshop. Come have fun, while raising money to help our community’s children. MUST BE 21



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



Community Flea Market

• When: June 7-8

• Where: 1201 N 16, old Sentry bldg.

• Details: Vendors fee: $10/Fri & Sat; Food Vendors fee: $50/Fri & Sat.; for information, call 224-6358



June 8



2nd Base Savers Golf Tourney

• What: 4-man Scramble

• When: Saturday, June 8

• Where: Cottonwood Creek

• Cost: $200/team



June 10-13



Gotta Move! VBS

• When: June 10-13, 9 a.m. - 12 noon

• Where: Grand Assembly of God, 102 E. Almar Dr.

• Ages: Pre-K - 6th Grade

• DetaIls: call 224-0968 or check out www.grandassembly.org



June 10-14



2013 CHS Drum Camp

• When: June 10-14, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

• Grades: K-7

• Information: contact Desmond Taylor



June 13



Grady County

Democratic Party

• When: Thursday, June 13, 7 p.m.

• Where: CV Tech Center

• Details: Everyone welcome. For more info, call Steve Cox at 405-320-5355



June 14-15



Community Flea Market

• When: June 14-15

• Where: 1201 N 16, old Sentry bldg.

• Details: Vendors fee: $10/Fri & Sat; Food Vendors fee: $50/Fri & Sat.; for information, call 224-6358



June 15



Cox City All School Reunion

• When: June 15, 2-6 p.m.

• Where: Bray Community Center

• RSVP: to Pat Davis Webb, Cox City Alumni secretary, 1918 Woodcrest, Duncan, OK 73533 or call 580-252-5008; or for info on table decorating, call Mary Sherrill Archer at 580-658-5043



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 18



CAAC Meeting

• When: Tuesday, June 18

• Where: USAO Alumni House



LaLeche League of Chickasha

• When: June 18, 10 a.m.

• Where: Chickasha Public Library

• Contact: Jan at 222-0723



June 19



Interagency and Community Coalition

of Grady County

• When: 3rd Wednesday, 10 a.m.

• Where: CV Tech Center



June 20



Grady County Republican Round-Up

• Where: Grady County Fairgrounds

• When: Thursday, June 20 at 6pm

• Speaker: T.W.Shannon, Speaker of the House of Representatives, guest speaker

• Details: Evening begins at 6pm with visiting.  Dinner will follow at 7 p.m.  Tickets will be available soon.  Chuck Utsler is Chairman of the Grady County Republicans and he can be reached at 405-574-2715.



June 21



Bike Nights and Billy Bob Burgers

• When: 1st & 3rd Friday of every month

• Where: Chickasha Eagles Lodge 4070, 701 W Hwy. 19

• Food: Burgers are $7 available 6-8 p.m.

• Details: All profits from the food will go to benefit Santa’s Workshop. Come have fun, while raising money to help our community’s children. MUST BE 21





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.



Celebrate School Break

Cook-out/Games/More

• When: June 23

• Details: Service at 11 am and events at 12pm, sponsored by 1st Baptist Church of Chickasha

• Where:  Fellowship of American Indian Church, 1217 West Frisco, Chickasha,

• Call: for rides: 405-274-3393



June 24



Grady County Landlord Association

• When: June 24, 6:30 p.m.

• Where: Cornerstone Fellowship Hall, 125 Chickasha Ave.

• Call: 224-7829



July 6



First Saturday Morning Art for Children

Rock Painting with Carrie Chavers

• When: Saturday, July 6

• Where: Oasis



July 11



Grady County

Democratic Party

• When: Thursday, July 11, 7 p.m.

• Where: CV Tech Center

• Details: Everyone welcome. For more info, call Steve Cox at 405-320-5355



July 16



CAAC Meeting

• When: Tuesday, July 16

• Where: USAO Alumni House



LaLeche League of Chickasha

• When: July 16, 10 a.m.

• Where: Chickasha Public Library

• Contact: Jan at 222-0723



JUly 17



Interagency and Community Coalition

of Grady County

• When: 3rd Wednesday, 10 a.m.

• Where: CV Tech Center



July 18



Outdoor Concert Series

• Entertainer: Joe Nichols

• When: Thursday, July 18th

• Where:  in the north parking lot of Newcastle Casino, located at the junction of I-44 and Highway 62 in Newcastle.

• Details: Admission is free. Attendees must be 18 or older. For more information visit MyNewcastleCasino.com, or call (405) 387-6013.



July 22-24



Vacation Bible School

• When: July 22nd thru July 24, 9 am to 12 pm

• Details: Join us for arts/crafts/games/sports/snacks/music/classes. Revival at 6pm.

• Sponsored by: Leatherwood Baptist, Anniston, Al.

• Where:  Fellowship of American Indian Church, 1217 West Frisco, Chickasha,

• Call: for rides: 405-274-3393



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.



July 28-Aug. 1



Indian Falls Creek Christian Camp

• When: July 28 to August 1st

• Where: Indian Falls Creek, Davis, Ok

• Details: To be a sponsor for a child to attend church camp for a week, the cost is $55 which can be mailed to Fellowship of American Indian Church, PO Box 121, Chickasha, Ok 73023 or deposit to First National Bank, Chickasha, Ok Act# 189182. Any questions you can call 405-214-6231



July 29



Grady County Landlord Association

• When: July 29, 6:30 p.m.

• Where: Cornerstone Fellowship Hall, 125 Chickasha Ave.

• Call: 224-7829



Aug. 1



Grady County

Free Children’s Book Festival

• When: Thursday, Aug. 1, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

• Where: Chickasha Public Library

• Contact: JJ Francais at jj@jjfrancais.com



Aug. 3



First Saturday Morning Art for Children

Outdoor Sketching w/ Jonathan Manning

• When: Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013

• Where: Oasis



Aug. 8



Grady County

Democratic Party

• When: Thursday, Aug. 8, 7 p.m.

• Where: CV Tech Center

• Details: Everyone welcome. For more info, call Steve Cox at 405-320-5355



Aug. 20



CAAC Meeting

• When: Tuesday, Aug. 20

• Where: USAO Alumni House



LaLeche League of Chickasha

• When: Aug. 20, 10 a.m.

• Where: Chickasha Public Library

• Contact: Jan at 222-0723



Aug. 21



Interagency and Community Coalition

of Grady County

• When: 3rd Wednesday, 10 a.m.

• Where: CV Tech Center



Aug. 24



Outdoor Concert Series

• Entertainer: Bellamy Brothers

• When: Saturday, August 24th

• Where:  in the north parking lot of Newcastle Casino, located at the junction of I-44 and Highway 62 in Newcastle.

• Details: Admission is free. Attendees must be 18 or older. For more information visit MyNewcastleCasino.com, or call (405) 387-6013.



Aug. 26



Grady County Landlord Association

• When: Aug. 26, 6:30 p.m.

• Where: Cornerstone Fellowship Hall, 125 Chickasha Ave.

• Call: 224-7829



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. 7



First Saturday Morning Art for Children

Calligraphy with Susan McCaughtry

• When: Saturday, Sept. 7

• Where: Oasis



sept. 12



Grady County

Democratic Party

• When: Thursday, Sept. 12, 7 p.m.

• Where: CV Tech Center

• Details: Everyone welcome. For more info, call Steve Cox at 405-320-5355



Sept. 17



CAAC Meeting

• When: Tuesday, Sept. 17

• Where: USAO Alumni House



LaLeche League of Chickasha

• When: Sept. 17, 10 a.m.

• Where: Chickasha Public Library

• Contact: Jan at 222-0723



Sept. 18



Interagency and Community Coalition

of Grady County

• When: 3rd Wednesday, 10 a.m.

• Where: CV Tech Center



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.



Sept. 26



Outdoor Concert Series

• Entertainer: Joan Jett & The Blackhearts

• When: Thursday, Sept. 26th

• Where:  in the north parking lot of Newcastle Casino, located at the junction of I-44 and Highway 62 in Newcastle.

• Details: Admission is free. Attendees must be 18 or older. For more information visit MyNewcastleCasino.com, or call (405) 387-6013.



Sept. 27-29



CAAC 5th Annual RIAF 2013

• When: Fri.-Sun., Sept. 27-29

• Where: Downtown Chickasha Depot Area



Sept. 30



Grady County Landlord Association

• When: Sept. 30, 6:30 p.m.

• Where: Cornerstone Fellowship Hall, 125 Chickasha Ave.

• Call: 224-7829



oct. 5



First Saturday Morning Art for Children

• When: Sat., Oct. 5



oct. 10



Grady County

Democratic Party

• When: Thursday, Oct. 10, 7 p.m.

• Where: CV Tech Center

• Details: Everyone welcome. For more info, call Steve Cox at 405-320-5355



oct. 11-12



CAAC Rose Hill Cemetery Tour (tentative)

• When: Fri.-Sat., Oct. 11-12, 2013

• Where: Rose Hill Cemetery



Oct. 13



Outdoor Concert Series

• Entertainer: EXIT 107 LIVE Family Music Festival

• When: Sunday, Oct. 13th

• Where:  in the north parking lot of Newcastle Casino, located at the junction of I-44 and Highway 62 in Newcastle.

• Details: Admission is free. Attendees must be 18 or older. For more information visit MyNewcastleCasino.com, or call (405) 387-6013.



Oct. 15



CAAC Meeting

• When: Tuesday, Oct. 15

• Where: USAO Alumni House



LaLeche League of Chickasha

• When: Oct. 15, 10 a.m.

• Where: Chickasha Public Library

• Contact: Jan at 222-0723



Oct. 16



Interagency and Community Coalition

of Grady County

• When: 3rd Wednesday, 10 a.m.

• Where: CV Tech Center



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.



Oct. 28



Grady County Landlord Association

• When: Oct. 28, 6:30 p.m.

• Where: Cornerstone Fellowship Hall, 125 Chickasha Ave.

• Call: 224-7829



Nov. 2



First Saturday Morning Art for Children

• When: Saturday, Nov. 2



nov. 14



Grady County

Democratic Party

• When: Thursday, Nov. 14, 7 p.m.

• Where: CV Tech Center

• Details: Everyone welcome. For more info, call Steve Cox at 405-320-5355



Nov. 19



CAAC Meeting

• When: Tuesday, Nov., 19

• Where: USAO Alumni House



LaLeche League of Chickasha

• When: Nov. 19, 10 a.m.

• Where: Chickasha Public Library

• Contact: Jan at 222-0723



Nov. 20



Interagency and Community Coalition

of Grady County

• When: 3rd Wednesday, 10 a.m.

• Where: CV Tech Center



Nov. 25



Grady County Landlord Association

• When: Nov. 25, 6:30 p.m.

• Where: Cornerstone Fellowship Hall, 125 Chickasha Ave.

• Call: 224-7829



Dec. 7



First Saturday Morning Art for Children

• When: Sat., Dec. 7, 2013



Dec. 12



Grady County

Democratic Party

• When: Thursday, Dec. 12, 7 p.m.

• Where: CV Tech Center

• Details: Everyone welcome. For more info, call Steve Cox at 405-320-5355



Dec. 17



CAAC Annual Membership Meeting

• When: Tuesday, Dec. 17

• Where: USAO Alumni House



LaLeche League of Chickasha

• When: Dec. 17, 10 a.m.

• Where: Chickasha Public Library

• Contact: Jan at 222-0723



Dec. 18



Interagency and Community Coalition

of Grady County

• When: 3rd Wednesday, 10 a.m.

• Where: CV Tech Center



Dec. 30



Grady County Landlord Association

• When: Dec. 30, 6:30 p.m.

• Where: Cornerstone Fellowship Hall, 125 Chickasha Ave.

• Call: 224-7829



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.



Bike Nights and Billy Bob Burgers

• When: 1st & 3rd Friday of every month

• Where: Chickasha Eagles Lodge 4070, 701 W Hwy. 19

• Food: Burgers are $7 available 6-8 p.m.

• Details: All profits from the food will go to benefit Santa’s Workshop. Come have fun, while raising money to help our community’s children. MUST BE 21



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: Third Tuesday 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 Harold Irby 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