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January 9, 2013

Area Briefs


The Ada News

Ada —  

Area briefs are for non-profit events and organizations. Briefs must be submitted at least five days before the event by bringing them into the office, emailing them to adanewslifestyle@cableone.net or faxing them to 580-332-8841. Briefs will not be accepted over the telephone. Church-related briefs are published only on Friday’s religion page. All activities may be subject to change due to weather conditions. 

 

WEDNESDAY

JANUARY 9, 2013

• The Divorce/Bereavement Support Group meets each Wednesday at 7 p.m. at The Compassion Outreach Center, 1124 Cradduck Rd., Ada. The group offers support for those who have lost a loved one through divorce or death. For more information, phone Tom at 580-332-6506.

 

FRIDAY

JANUARY 11, 2013

• McCalls Chapel School and Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI) are starting off the new year by saving lives and inviting Ada-area residents 16 years or older to join  by donating blood  from 1-4 p.m. at 13546 CR 3600. Blood donors will receive a free ball cap, health screenings and Donor Rewards points, redeemable for merchandise in OBI’s online store.

 

SATURDAY

JANUARY 12, 2013

• KATT Radio’s Annual Blood Drive with Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI) marks 28 years of ‘rockin’ Oklahomans to give life-saving blood.  It will be held from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. at Ada’s Pontotoc County Agri-plex.  Donors will receive the KATT Radio 28th Annual Blood Drive T-shirts while supplies last.

 

MONDAY

JANUARY 14, 2013

• Caregiver Support Group, sponsored by Big Five Community Services, is 11:30 a.m. at Ada Public Library. Phone Paulette Blankenship at 580-924-5331 or 1-888-439-5331.

 

TUESDAY

JANUARY 15, 2013

• A new GriefShare Group begins at First Baptist Church of Ada, 521 S. Broadway. The sessions are from 7-9 p.m.  Contact Debbie Wall at 580-777-2711 or FBC of Ada at 580-332-4121 for more information.  

 

WEDNESDAY

JANUARY 16, 2013

• The Divorce/Bereavement Support Group meets each Wednesday at 7 p.m. at The Compassion Outreach Center, 1124 Cradduck Rd., Ada. The group offers support for those who have lost a loved one through divorce or death. For more information, phone Tom at 580-332-6506.