Chickashanews.com

February 10, 2012

Around the Area

Community Events & Activities

Donna Buckner, Community News Editor, areas@chickashanews.com

— Feb. 11



All Day Music Fest: Bluegrass, Gospel, Country, Folk Music Fest

• Where:  Borden Park Community Center at 200 North 18th in Chickasha

• When: Feb. 11; opens at 9 a.m. for coffee and doughnuts and will start with a jamming session until 10 a.m.  Musical groups will be scheduled from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.

• 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.



CHS Pom Mini Clinic

• When: Saturday, Feb. 11th, from 1-4 p.m.

• Where: CHS Activity Center.  

• Who: Pre-K - 8th grade students

• Cost: $25 which includes a t-shirt and poms if registration is received by Feb. 1st!

• Details: Students will be divided into grade levels and taught pom skills, and a fun routine.  They will then perform for parents at 3:30 p.m., as well as at halftime of the boy’s varsity basketball game on the Feb. 14th.

• To register:  contact any CHS Pom Chick or call Lisa at 224-2862 or Jo at 224-6732.



Ridgecrest Baptist Missions

Garage Sale/Breakfast

• When: Feb. 11

• Where: Ridgecrest Baptist Church, located at the corner of Sara and Sooner Road, four miles south of Highway 37.



USAO Relay for Life

“Shirts off their back” giveaway

• What: Purchase your chance to win the pink autographed USAO warm-up shirts

• Tickets: $1 ea. or 6/$5. Available for purchase at USAO’s Feb. 4 & 11 basketball games

• When: Drawing to be held Feb. 11

• Where: USAO Drover basketball game

• Contact: Jeanette Loutsch at 405-518-8330



Feb. 12



MacDowell Music Club’s annual ‘Valentine Scholarship Reception’

• When: Sunday, Feb. 12 at 2:00 pm

• Where: in the USAO Alumni Chapel.

• Details: Ms. Crystal Davis, the MacDowell Music Club’s 2011-12 USAO Scholarship Recipient, will be performing, along with several other USAO music students. The community is invited to attend and refreshments will be served after the program.



Chickasha Relay for Life

Luminaria Decorating

• When: Feb. 12, 6-8 p.m

• Where: Canning Hall Parlor

• Contact: Cylathia at 405-201-5578



Teen Challenge

• When: Sunday, Feb. 12 at 6 p.m.

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

• Details: They will share real life stories of deliverance from drug addiction.  You will hear how the love of God brought them from the pit of disaster to the pinnacle of victory.  They will share a drama and music.  The best thing is you will hear from someone who has been there. The purpose of this meeting is to reach out to those hurting.  The drug culture is cruel and destructive.



Feb. 13



Chickasha Area Arts Council

• When: Feb. 13

• 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. Call for information 574-1320 and 222-4797.



Feb. 14



ABWA meeting

• When: Feb. 14, 6:30 p.m.

• Where: Norman Public Library, Room A & B

• Speaker: One of the librarians will lead a discussion on the history of Valentine’s Day with a book display

• RSVP: Vivian 364-0484; JoAnn 414-3656



Straight to the Heart

Heart Awareness Event

• When: Feb. 14, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

• Where: HealthBack Home Health, 420 S. 22

• Details:   We will have nurses on staff taking blood pressures and blood sugars, as well as providing information to the public about the effects of heart disease and ways to prevent the disease from attacking you or your loved one. Refreshments will be provided as well. For any questions about this free event please contact Margie  or Holly  at 405-224-3366.



Feb. 15



Interagency and Community

Coalition of Grady County

• When: Feb. 15, 10 a.m.

• Where: Canadian Valley Tech Center, Chickasha

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



Feel Warm, Give Blood

Oklahoma Blood Institute

• Where: First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall, 324 W. Colorado Ave., Chickasha

• When: Wednesday, Feb. 15, 3-8 p.m.

• Details: Call Ginna at 405-224-5196 to schedule your donation.



Feb.  15-18



SW District Livestock Show

• When: Feb 15 – 18, 2012

• Where: Grady County Fairgrounds

• Event Contact: Jim Yokum 405-222-3398. See website oklahomashowsteer.com/swdistlivestockshow/index.html



Feb. 16



Friend School Celebration

Parent-Teacher Conference, Baked Potato Dinner and School Program

• When: Feb. 16; conferences, baked potato dinner, 4-7 p.m., Pre-K - 6th grade program 7-8 p.m.

• Who: Friend School, staff and proud community

• Details: Friend School is ranked #1 in Total District API scores (state testing) for Grady County.

• Cost: $6 whole, $4.50 1/2 potato, All meals include drink and dessert.

• Details: All monies collected from the potato supper will go toward a Smart Board for the New Computer Lab in the Library! A huge Thank You to Jay’s Mini Stop, Mollett Hunter and John Holt for donations. Everyone is invited to attend the Bake Potato Dinner and the following performance.



Feb. 17



Chickasha

Parent-Teacher Conferences

• When: Feb. 17

• Who: Pre-K - 12 grades

• Where: Call your child’s school



5th annual

Dentistry from the Heart

• When: Friday, Feb. 17, from 7 a.m. - 4 p.m.

• Where: 29th St. Dental Care, 29th and Grand Ave. in Chickasha

• What is it: Dentistry From The Heart is an annual gift of free dental exams, x-rays, fillings, extractions and cleanings to those who would not otherwise have access to these important treatments. Services will be rendered to adult patients on a first come, first served basis.

• Details: For more information about the Dentistry From The Heart event, please call 405-222-2229



FEB. 18



Old Fashioned

Country Gospel Singing

• When: Feb. 18, 6:30 p.m.

• Where: God’s Big Country Church, 2215 CR 1350, Blanchard

• Details: Bring a song, instruments and friends. For information, call Pastors Jerry and Cathy Auld at 802-8814 or 320-1940



Survivor Sweetheart Breakfast

• Sponsored by: Chickasha’s Relay for Life

• When: Feb. 18, 9 a.m.

• Where: Borden Park Community Center, 200 N. 18th

• Details: Open to all cancer survivors

• Contact: Kathy at 405-863-9738 or 405-370-9344



Feb. 20



Sirloin Club Banquet

• When: Feb. 20, 6:30 p.m.

• Where: Grady County Fairgrounds, 500 E. Choctaw, Chickasha



Feb. 21



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



Ninnekah Ag Boosters

Cake Auction & Calf Fry

• When: Feb. 21st at @ 6:30 pm

• Where: Ninnekah School Cafeteria

• Who: Everyone is invited to come, we just ask that you purchase an item to support our youth of Ninnekah 4-H  and FFA Chapters

• Contact: Chance Owen at 405-224-4299 for more information!



Feb. 23



Alex

Parent-Teacher Conferences

• When: Feb. 23

• Who: Pre-K - 12 grades

• Details: Call 405-785-2605 for information



Feb. 24



Chickasha Chamber of

Commerce Banquet & Auction

• When: Feb, 24, 6-10 p.m.

• Where: USAO Ballroom, 1727 W. Alabama



Autism Screening

• Cost: Free

• When:  February 24, 2012

• Where: USAO’s John Morris Speech and Language Clinic, 1641 W Alabama Ave, Chickasha

• Details: For more information or to schedule an appointment for a screening, call (405) 295-5273, or visit www.EarlyAccessOK.org.



Autism Screening

• Cost: Free

• When: Feb. 24

• Where: USAO’s  John Morris Speech and Language Clinic, 1641 W Alabama Ave, Chickasha

• Details: For more information or to schedule an appointment for a screening, call (405) 295-5273, or visit www.EarlyAccessOK.org.



Feb. 26



Mission Banquet

• When: Sunday, Feb 26, 2012

• Where: Grady County Fairgrounds (map)

• Event Contact: Dwain Jones @ 405-224-8475



Feb. 27



Davis-Waldorf

Performing Art Series: Doubt

• When: Feb. 27, 7:30 p.m.

• Where: USAO’s Te Ata Auditorium

• Contact: 574-1213



Feb. 28



Chickasha Relay for Life

committee meeting

• When: Feb. 28, 5:30 p.m.

• Where: First National bank Community Room

• Contact: Glenda at 405-779-3445



Feb. 29



Chickasha Relay for Life

Team Captain meeting

• When: Feb. 29, 12 noon

• Where: Five Oaks Medical Center basement

• Contact: Glenda at 405-779-3445



Feb. 27 - March 1



Grady County

Jr. Livestock Show

• When: Feb. 27 - March 1

• Where: Grady County Fairgrounds, 500 E. Choctaw, Chickasha



March 7



Tobacco Free

Grady County coalition

• When: March 7, 11:30 a.m - 1 p.m.

• Where: Canadian Valley Tech Center, Chickasha in the Seminar Center

• Details: Call Breanna Russell @ 405-912-3580 for more information. Interested citizens are welcome to attend and join this coalition. Lunch is served between 11:30 - 11:55 a.m.; meeting begins at noon.



MARCH 10



Tuttle Spring Carnival

• When: March 10

• Contact: Tuttle After-Prom Committee



Wine Tasting and Vineyard Tour

• Sponsored by: Chickasha Area Arts Council

• When: Saturday, March 10, 1-4 p.m.

• Where: Legend’s Winery, 12955 Meridian Ave.,Lindsay

• Cost: $15 ea. includes wine tasting, food and tour

• Details: Reservations and pre-payment required. Join this springtime excursion by calling 405-222-2544 or 405-222-4797



MARCH 10-11



Holistic Health Fair

• When: Mar 10 – 11, 2012

• Where: Grady County Fairgrounds (map)

• Event Contact: Gail Peck @ 405-942-2741



MARCH 11



Chickasha Relay for Life

Luminaria Decorating

• When: March 11, 6-8 p.m

• Where: Canning Hall Parlor

• Contact: Cylathia at 405-201-5578



MARCH 12



Grady County

Retired Educators meeting

• When: March 12, 10 a.m.

• Where: USAO Union Station 82

• Details: All retired educators are encouraged to attend.



Chickasha Area Arts Council

• When: March 12

• 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. Call for information 574-1320 and 222-4797.



March 15-16



Chickasha PreWar Swap Meet

• When: Mar 15 – 16, 2012

• Where: Grady County Fairgrounds (map)

• Details: call Mike Ersland 224-9090  or see website http://www.pwsm.com/



March 17



Third Saturday Singing

• When: Saturday, March 17, 6:30 p.m.

• Where: God’s Big Country Church, 2215 CR 1350, Blanchard

• Details: Everyone is invited. For information, call Jerry at 802-8814; Cathy 320-1940



March 19-23



Spring Break

• When: March 19 - 23

• Who: Chickasha, Friend & Alex Schools



March 21



Interagency and Community

Coalition of Grady County

• When: March 21, 10 a.m.

• Where: Canadian Valley Tech Center, Chickasha

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



March 27



Chickasha Relay for Life

committee meeting

• When: March 27, 5:30 p.m.

• Where: First National bank Community Room

• Contact: Glenda at 405-779-3445



March 28



US Army

Jazz Ambassadors concert

• When: March 28, 8 p.m.

• Where: USAO Te Ata Memorial Auditorium

• Details: call  574-1293



Chickasha Relay for Life

Team Captain meeting

• When: March 28, 12 noon

• Where: Five Oaks Medical Center basement

• Contact: Glenda at 405-779-3445



March 30-31



Chickasha Chamber of

Commerce Business Expo

• When: Mar 30 – 31, 2012

• Where: Grady County Fairgrounds (map)

• Details: Kristi Davis @ 405-224-0787 For additional information check website. http//www.chickashachamber.com.



April 5



Senior Activity Day

• When: April 5, 2012

• Where: Chisholm Trail Museum. Duncan

• Open to: Individuals 60 or older who live in Caddo, Comanche, Cotton, Grady, Jefferson, McClain, Stephens and Tillman counties are eligible to compete in the three contests featured during the events. There will be a Poetry Contest, a Photography Contest and a Spelling Bee.

• To register or for application:  contact Ms. Terry Wilcoxen at the ASCOG Area Agency on Aging, 1-800-658-1466 ext. 24. Deadline for registrations is January 31, 2012.



April 7



Easter Eggstravaganza

• When: April 7th from 11am - 1pm

• Where: Bible Baptist Church,  226 South 29th St. Chickasha, OK 73018

• Cost: FREE

• Contact: www.bbcchickasha.com or (405) 224-1569

• Details: 5,000+ Easter Egg Hunt, Inflatables, Food, and “Journey To the Cross” interactive family experience that will take you back to Jesus’ time. This hands on experience will give you a first-hand glimpse into the reason we celebrate Easter.



April 6-9



Easter Break

• Who: Alex Schools

• When: April 6-9

• Details: Call 405-785-2605 for information



April 9



Chickasha Area Arts Council

• When: April 9

• 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. Call for information 574-1320 and 222-4797.



April 14



Bark for Life

• When: April 14

• Where: Shannon Springs Park



April 15



Chickasha Relay for Life

Luminaria Decorating

• When: April 15, 6-8 p.m

• Where: Canning Hall Parlor

• Contact: Cylathia at 405-201-5578



April 18



Interagency and Community

Coalition of Grady County

• When: April 18, 10 a.m.

• Where: Canadian Valley Tech Center, Chickasha

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



April 24



Chickasha Relay for Life

committee meeting

• When: April 24, 5:30 p.m.

• Where: First National bank Community Room

• Contact: Glenda at 405-779-3445



April 25



Chickasha Relay for Life

Team Captain meeting

• When: April 25, 12 noon

• Where: Five Oaks Medical Center basement

• Contact: Glenda at 405-779-3445



April 26



Family Fun Community Event

• When: April 26, 5-7 p.m.

• Where: Chickasha Atwoods parking lot

• Details: The purpose of this event is to celebrate Week of the Young Child and to celebrate families and children in the community. The free family fun event will showcase many of the community vehicles and personnel for families to meet, take pictures, and explore.  There will also have games set up for the families to enjoy as well as many family resources and information.



April 28



A Taste of the Arts Gala

Rock Island Arts Festival

• When: April 28, 7-10 p.m.

• Where: USAO Ballroom



May 4



Relay for Life of Blanchard

• When: Friday, May 4th, beginning at 7 p.m.

• Theme: This year is iRelay.



May 11



Last Day of Class

• When: May 11

• Who: Alex Schools



May 12



Alex High School Graduation

• When: May 12

• Who: Alex Senior class, call 405-785-2605 for information



May 13



Chickasha Relay for Life

Luminaria Decorating

• When: May 13, 6-8 p.m

• Where: Canning Hall Parlor

• Contact: Cylathia at 405-201-5578



May 14



Grady County

Retired Educators meeting

• When: May 14, 10 a.m.

• Where: USAO Union Station 82

• Details: All retired educators are encouraged to attend.



Chickasha Area Arts Council

• When: May 14

• 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. Call for information 574-1320 and 222-4797.



May 16



Interagency and Community

Coalition of Grady County

• When: May 16, 10 a.m.

• Where: Canadian Valley Tech Center, Chickasha

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



May 18



Last Day of Class

• When: May 18

• Who: Chickasha Public Schools



Chickasha Graduation

• When: May 18

• Who: Chickasha High School, 222-6500



May 22



Last Day of Class

• When: May 22

• Who: Friend School



Chickasha Relay for Life

committee meeting

• When: May 22, 5:30 p.m.

• Where: First National bank Community Room

• Contact: Glenda at 405-779-3445



May 23



Chickasha Relay for Life

Team Captain meeting

• When: May 23, 12 noon

• Where: Five Oaks Medical Center basement

• Contact: Glenda at 405-779-3445



May 24



Chickasha Relay for Life

Survivor Dinner

• When: May 24

• Where: Bible Baptist Church

• Contact: Glenda at 405-779-3445



June 1-2



Relay for Life - Chickasha

• When: June 1-2

• Where: USAO Oval, Chickasha

• Details: For team organization and registration information you can contact Kasey at 779-0963 or Glenda at 779-3445.



June 11



Chickasha Area Arts Council

• When: June 11

• 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. Call for information 574-1320 and 222-4797.



June 15-16



Tuttle Class of ‘92

20th Class Reunion

• When: June 15-16

• Details: Contact Shelley (Burton) Overholt at Shelleyoverholt@att.net.



June 20



Interagency and Community

Coalition of Grady County

• When: June 20, 10 a.m.

• Where: Canadian Valley Tech Center, Chickasha

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



July 9



Chickasha Area Arts Council

• When: July 9

• 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. Call for information 574-1320 and 222-4797.



JULY 23-26



“Praise” Vacation Bible School

• When: July 23rd - 26th from 6:00 pm - 8:30pm

• Where: Bible Baptist Church 226 South 29th Street Chickasha

• Contact: www.bbcchickasha.com or (405) 224-1569

• Details: Children from 2 years old - 6th Grade are welcome to come discover some reasons why we should “Praise” God. This “urban hip-hop” themed event is sure to get your child’s attention as we “Get Down and Lift God high”.



Aug. 13



Chickasha Area Arts Council

• When: Aug. 13

• 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. Call for information 574-1320 and 222-4797.



Aug. 16 - 19



USS Maddox Destroyer Assoc.

DD731, DD622, DD168 Reunion

• When: Aug. 16 - 19

• Where: Reno, Nevada

• Contact: Dennis Stokhaug, 262-679-9409 or email maddox64@aol.com



Sept. 10



Chickasha Area Arts Council

• When: Sept. 10

• 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. Call for information 574-1320 and 222-4797.



Sept. 28-29



Rock Island Arts Festival

• When: Sept. 28-29, 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.

• Where: Historic Rock Island Depot (1st St. and Chickasha Ave. area)



Oct. 6



Chickasha Chicken Run

• When: Oct. 6, 9-11 a.m.

• Where: Shannon Springs Park



Oct. 8



Chickasha Area Arts Council

• When: Oct. 8

• 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. Call for information 574-1320 and 222-4797.



Oct. 12



Rosehill Historic Cemetery Tour

• When: Oct. 12

• Where: Rosehill Cemetery, enter west gate



Nov. 12



Chickasha Area Arts Council

• When: Nov. 12

• 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. Call for information 574-1320 and 222-4797.



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.



Divorce Care (for adults)

DC4-K (for children)

• When: Sundays,  6-8 p.m.

• Where: Epworth United Methodist Church

• Details: Group is free and we have light refreshments at 6 p.m..  This is a weekly support group and seminar conducted by people who understand divorce. There is a film then discussion.



Indian Taco Lunch

• Where: Cox City Baptist Church

• When: Fridays from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

• Details: Dine-in or carry-out. This is a fund raiser to help us with the completion of our new church building.  Contact Pastor Bill H. Love at 405-756-8830 or Betty Crabb at 580-476-3727 for more information.



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 and third Thursdays at 6 p.m.

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

• 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, sponsored by HealthBack Home Health.



Saturday Night Cruisers (SNC)

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

• Where: Chickasha Library



DivorceCare

• What: DivorceCare, a weekly support group and seminar conducted by people who understand divorce.

• When: 6-8 p.m. every Sunday

• Where: Epworth United Methodist Church in the New Life Center, north door.



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.



Borden Community Center

• What: Free Line Dance Lessons

• When: 1st, 2nd & 4th Wednesdays of the month; 5:30 - 6:30 p. m.

• Details: Call instructor Betty Jean Ford at 224-9573 for information

• What: Free Line Dance Lessons

• When: Every Monday; 1-3 p. m.

• Details: Instructor Kathy Prigmore

• What: Leon & Kimberly Band (C&W music)

• When:  Every Tuesday, 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 Silver Creek

• When:  Every Friday, 7-9 p.m.

• Contact Us: M-W 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Call 222-9281



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

• 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. Contacts are 574-1320 and 222-4797; www.chickashaarts.org



All Day Music Fest featuring

Bluegrass/Gospel/Country/Folk

• Where: Borden Park Community Center at 200 North 18th in Chickasha

• 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