July 23-24

CHS Class of 1990 - 20th reunion

• When: July 23-24

• Where: July 23, Julio's Sport's Grill; July 24, USAO Ballroom

• Details: Class members are urged to contact chs1990reunion@ymail.com with their contact information.

JUly 23-25

Youth Fest

• When: July 23-25; see below for details

• Where:Pentecostal Lighthouse Church of Verden

• Details: Friday: 7 p.m. with snacks following service; Saturday 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.waterslides, hamburgers, hot dogs & snowcones; Sunday, 11 a.m. & 6 p.m. pizza party to follow.

JUly 25

Pastor's 5th Anniversary Celebration

• Who: Rev. C. Eugene McCarrell and his wife Roxie McCarrell will be honored and recognized for their service to the church.

• When: July 25, 3:30 p.m.

• Where:  First Baptist Church, 102 E. Dakota Ave.

• Details: The messenger for the occasion will be Rev. Willie Tiller, Jr., moderator of the Chickasaw District and pastor of the First Baptist Church of Ardmore. The theme for this joyous occasion is "A Determination that will not Quit," Romans 8:35-39. The church truly believes God has sent us a man after his own heart, truly dedicated to his word. The public is invited to attend.

JULY 26

Chickasha Schools

CMS new student enrollment

• When: July 26, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

• Where: Chickasha Middle School, 1000 S. 9th

• Details: Classes begin August 16. For information, call 405-222-6500.

Chickasha High School

Fast Pitch Softball

• Where: High School Baseball Field

• When: Start Up July 26th at 8:00 a.m., second practice at 6:00 p.m.

• More information: contact Coach Darnell at 405-779-3488

JULY 27

Chickasha Quarterback Club meeting

• When: Tuesday, July 27, 7p.m.

• Where: CHS football fieldhouse

• Details: All football parents, 7-12 grades. are encouraged to attend.

JULY 29

Rock Island Arts Festival meeting

• When:  July 29,  7 p.m.

• Where: Arvest Bank.  

• Details: Information is available on the web, www.rockislandartsfestival.com, or on Facebook.

School supply distribution

• What: JOM (Johnson O'Malley) school supply distribution

• When: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Thursday, July 29

• Where: Chickasha High School Activity Center

• Details: To qualify for supplies, students must be enrolled in Chickasha Public Schools and have a CDIB card on file.

Chickasha Schools enrollment,

Pre-K - 6th grades

• When: July 29, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

• Where: CHS Activity Center, 201 John P Cowan Dr.

• Details: Classes begin August 16. For information, call 405-222-6500.

Chickasha Schools

CHS new student enrollment

• Who: 9th-12th grade students

• When: July 29, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

• Where:  CHS Activity Center, 201 John P Cowan Dr.

• Details: Classes begin August 16. For information, call 405-222-6500.

July 30

Dinner Theater: Murder at Woods & Waters Winery

• Who: Without A Net Entertainment

• What:  A Very Brady Murder, an interactive murder mystery comedy.

• When:  July 30, 2010 at 7p.m.

• Where:   Woods & Waters Winery, Anadarko

• Tickets:  $40.00; includes dinner & show.  Call 405-247-3000 or visit  www.woodsandwaterswinery.com for information and to order tickets.

Details: :  Somebody is trying to get rid of the Brady kids -- one by one!  Can you figure it out before the Bunch gets cancelled.  Is it over-worked Alice? Sam the Butcher? Jealous Jan? Or is it the person sitting right next to you?!

CHS Yearbooks available

• What: CHS 2010 yearbooks are available for pick up

• When: Friday, July 30, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; 4-6 p.m.

• Where: Chickasha High School

• Details: A few extra copies available for $45.

AUGUST 1

Appreciation Service

• When: Sunday, Aug. 1, 3:30 p.m.

• Where: The Church of the Living God, 827 S. 1st St.

• Details: The church will be honoring their pastor and his wife for their 13 years of committed service to the church. The speaker will be Overseer Ricky Gilliam, Pastor of the Church of the Living God, The Pillar and Ground of the Truth, Ft. Worth, Texas. Looking forward in fellowshipping with everyone. If you have any questions, please call Sister Faye McClendon at 405-222-4229, Deacon James Dorn at 405-274-5263 or Overseer Delbert Allen, Sr. at 580-248-9612.

Chickasha Jr. High School

Fast Pitch Softball

• Where: Jr. High Baseball Field

• When: Start Up August 2nd at 2:00 p.m.

• More information:  contact Coach Darnell at 405-779-3488

August 2-6

Indian Falls Creek Church Camp

• When: August 2-6

• Details: Fellowship of American Indians Church, 1217 W. Frisco in Chickasha. For information, please call Dr. John Edwards, pastor, at 405-274-3393

Chickasha Schools

Substitute Workshop

• When: Tuesday, Aug. 3, 8:30 a.m.

• Where:  Chickasha Middle School Cafeteria

• Details: To be considered for employment as a substitute, this workshop is mandatory. All applicants must have a High School Diploma and bring two forms of I.D.   For more information, please call Susan at Chickasha Schools at 222-6530.

AUGUST 4

Friend School enrollment

• When: August 4, 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

• Where: Friend School

• Details: Enrollment for all students. New students need to provide an official birth certificate, current shot record, social security number and address and phone from last school attended. Classes will begin Aug. 11.

• Contact: 224-3822 for additional information

AUGUST 5

Audri King benefit

• Chances for a Weatherby Pump-Action 12 gauge shotgun

• Drawing to be held on August 5 at the Grady County Outlaw Truck and Tractor Pull

• Chances are available for purchase at Livingston Machinery, Bailey's Welding or call 222-9013 or 320-0083 for information.

Grady County TEA Party

• When: Thursday, August 5, at 7 p.m.

• Where: Canadian Valley Technology Center, 1401 Michigan, in Chickasha

• Details: A newly formed TEA Party from Blanchard will be special guests at the meeting.  Members of the Oklahoma City TEA Party will also be present to talk about their projects.  They have hosted rallies in the past including the ones on April 15, tax day. An update of training presented by the American Majority will be given.  Members have been involved in learning how to use communication tools, online resources, and networking to make a difference in communities.  Upcoming events will be discussed including the county fair and the chili cook off.

• Information: Please visit www.gradycountyteaparty.org for information or contact Mark Keeling at 314.4730.  We are non partisan and do not support any candidate.  Everyone is welcome to attend our meetings.  We encourage everyone to be an informed voter and exercise that right.

AUGUST 6

Pioneer School Enrollment

• When: Friday August 6, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

• Where: Pioneer School

• Details: All students must enroll.  New students must have birth certificate, updated immunization record, social security number and the mailing address of previous school attended.

• Classes start on Wednesday, Aug. 11 at 8:30 a.m.

AUGUST 7

Book Signing: ‘What She Knew'

• When: August 7, 10 a.m. - 12 noon

• Where: Chickasha Public Library

• Details: Marilyn Monroe's other story 'What She Knew', will soon be at a theatre near you and the authors of the popular book are in Chickasha for a limited time. So, come the book signing to get your first edition copy personally signed.  

Children/Teen Clothing &

School Supply Giveaway

• When: Saturday, August 7, 10 a.m. - 12 noon

• Where: Ninnekah Church of Christ, 1/4 mile west of 277 and Hwy. 81, next to the firestation.

August 8

Griswold Family Reunion

• When:  August 8, 2010

• Where: Borden Park Community Center

• Lunch:  12:00

• Details: Bring your favorite food, dessert,  and drinks and look forward to a  great time of fellowship together. Friends of the Griswold family are cordially invited.

August 9

Arts Council to meet

• When:  Mon., Aug. 9, 6:30 p.m.

• Where:  CAAC office, 502 W. Chickasha Ave., 2nd floor. Entry is on 5th street.

• Details: Major agenda items will be updates on the CAAC Booth at the Grady County Fair, Rose Hill Cemetery Tour on Sept. 18th, Rock Island Arts Festival 2010 (RIAF) on Oct. 1-2, and the Public Art Project for downtown Chickasha.  All those interested in promoting the arts and activities of the CAAC are welcome to attend the monthly meetings of CAAC (405-574-1320 and 405-222-4797) and the meetings of the RIAF 2010 planning committee (405-320-3164).

AUGUST 26

Rock Island Arts Festival meeting

• When:  August 26,  7 p.m.

• Where: Chickasha Area Arts Council office, above Tornado Alley

• Details: www.rockislandartsfestival.com

AUGUST 27

Lifeline Bereavement Luncheons

• Where:  LifeLine Home Health and Hospice Conference Room, 17th & Iowa

• When: Aug. 27, noon

• Details: For further information please contact Jeff Atwell or Holly Jerman, MSW at 405-222-2051.

‘Something Worthwhile’

• Where: Epworth United Methodist Church

• When:  Tues., Sept. 7, meal at 6 p.m.

• Speaker: Kicking off this year’s event  as inspirational speaker is Congresswoman Mary Fallin.  She represents the Fifth District of Oklahoma, which includes most of Oklahoma County and all of Pottawatomie and Seminole Counties. Ms. Fallin is the first woman to represent Oklahoma in Congress since 1920.  She will be sharing a meaningful and special faith message with the ladies.  

• Details: This outreach ministry, sponsored by the ladies of Epworth Church, is held eight times yearly. Each event features a sit-down dinner at 6 p.m., where ladies are treated to a delicious home-cooked meal, served on a beautifully decorated table, and have no worries about cleaning-up after the meal.  Following the meal, which is only $5.00, attendees enjoy an energetic and motivating speaker who shares how her faith has helped her through challenges, successes and day-to-day living.

• Reservations: For each ‘Something Worthwhile’ event, advance reservations are required and free childcare is available upon request. All reservations are made by calling Bobi at 320-0240. Reservations for the Sept. 7 event may be made beginning Aug. 1, and they will be taken until all seats are filled. However, no reservations will be taken after 3 p.m. on Fri., Sept. 3.   For more information, contact Joyce at 224-6225.   

September 24

Lifeline Bereavement Luncheons

• Where:  LifeLine Home Health and Hospice Conference Room, 17th & Iowa

• When: Sept. 24, noon

• Details: For further information please contact Jeff Atwell or Holly Jerman, MSW at 405-222-2051.

SEPTEMBER 30

Rock Island Arts Festival meeting

• When:  Sept. 30,  7 p.m.

• Where: Chickasha Area Arts Council office, above Tornado Alley

• Details: Information is available on the web, www.rockislandartsfestival.com, or on Facebook.

OCTOBER 9

Gene Watson in concert

• When: Saturday, Oct. 9, 7:30 p.m.

• Where: Chickasha High School Auditorium

• Ticket Sales: begin August 20th, 10 a.m.

• Info/tickets at (405) 243-7252

OCTOBER 14-16

Auto Fall Swap Meet

• When: Oct. 14-16

• Where: Grady County Fairgrounds

• For additional information, call 405-224-4700

OCTOBER 22

Lifeline Bereavement Luncheon

• Where:  LifeLine Home Health and Hospice Conference Room, 17th & Iowa

• When: Oct. 22, noon

• Details: For further information please contact Jeff Atwell or Holly Jerman, MSW at 405-222-2051.

November 19

Lifeline Bereavement Luncheon

• Where:  LifeLine Home Health and Hospice Conference Room, 17th & Iowa

• When: Nov. 19, noon

• Details: For further information please contact Jeff Atwell or Holly Jerman, MSW at 405-222-2051.

SUPPORT GROUPS

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 405-473-6183, or email tafeese@gmail.com for more information.

Cancer Support Group

• When: Every Tuesday, 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

Grief Recovery

• When: First and third Thursdays at 6 p. m.

• Where: Options Counseling Services, Inc., 420 W. Country Club Rd., 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 Ross Health Care.

DivorceCare

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

• When: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. every Sunday

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

Autism Spectrum

• What: The Autism Spectrum Disorder Group, parents, caregivers and teachers.

• When: First Tuesday of the month, 6:45 - 8 p. m.

• Where: Facilitated by Options Counseling Service, Inc., 420 W. Country Club Rd., Suite Two

• Details: Call 405-222-3018 for information.  No childcare is available.

Diabetes Support Group

• Where: 1st Floor Conference Room of the Hospital.  

• Details:  If you or someone you know is struggling with diabetes or have questions about diabetes, call the Diabetes Center, 405-779-2130, for more information.

Ducks Unlimited reorganization

• When: Wednesday, 7p.m.

• Where: Temazcal Restaurant, 117 N 2, Chickasha

• Details: Local volunteers are bringing Ducks Unlimited back to town. The group invites conservation-minded people to join them in reforming the local chapter in Chickasha. For additional information, please call 222-1510 or 222-4799.

Bereavement Support Group

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

• Details: Call for monthly meeting dates.. LifeLine Staff will provide lunch. If you are interested in attending the group or need further information, please contact Bro. Jeff Atwell or Holly Jerman, MSW at 405-222-2051.

Southwest Oklahoma

Lupus Support Group

• Meetings are held at the same time every month, however we are currently looking to relocate due to scheduling conflicts. For information, please contact Lindsay Vocht at 570-498-3170 or Shelly Quisenberry at 580-704-9620. Join us on our Facebook page,  Southwest Oklahoma Lupus Support Group.

GED Review & Exam, Adult Edcuation Services

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

• 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.

Soup Kitchen

• When: Saturdays & Sundays, 1-2:30 p.m.

• Where: Lighthouse Ministries Church, 305 Chickasha Ave.

• Details: Call our prayer line 405-414-8634

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 & 3rd Mondays of the month; 1-3 p. m.

• Details: Call Kathy Prigmore at 224-0331 for information

• What: Performances by Small Town Country.

• When: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. every Tuesday.

• What: Performances by True Country

• When: 7 p.m.- 9 p.m. Thursday.

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.

Blessed Women to meet

• What: Non-denominational community gathering of women

• When: Last Friday of the month, covered dish at 6 p.m.; service 7 p.m.

• Where: Lighthouse Ministries, 305 W. Chickasha Ave,

• Details: For information, call 405-414-8634

Grady County Opry

• Where: Grady Co. Fairgrounds

• Details: Admission is $7 for adults, $5 for children age 7-12; under 7 free.  Family of four pack $20. 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

• What: Monthly meeting

• When: Fourth Tuesday of the months, 7:30 p.m.

• Where: Rock Island Depot

• Details. Meeting are open to anyone interested in the antique car club and their activities.

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 County

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.

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

Chickasha Area Arts Council

• What: Regular Meeting

• Where: First National Bank Community Room, 3rd St. and Chickasha Ave.

• Details: Please enter on the north side. M

• Contact Information: 222-4797 or 222-1486. 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.

All-Day Music Fest

• Where: Borden Park Community Center, 200 N. 18th, Chickasha. 405-222-9182

• Details: Come enjoy fellowship and good music with several familiar bands. Donuts and coffee at 9; covered dish lunch - bring a dish and join us at 12:30 p.m. All ages welcome. Wheelchair accessible. Donations accepted. Next MusicFest: Feb 13. For information,  call Doris at 405-222-2008 or email edndoris2006@yahoo.com

Pocasset

Senior Citizens Potluck

• When: June 12, 2010,noon- 4 p.m.

• Where: Community Building in Pocasset

• Details: Potluck meal, fellowship, dominoes. Come join the fun. Call 459-6588 for more information. This is held on the second Saturday every month.

 

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