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February 11, 2014

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Ada — WEDNESDAY

FEBRUARY 12, 2014

• Single Mom's support group (S.M.I.L.E. Single Mom's: Insightful, Loved, Empowered) meets the second and fourth Wednesday of each month at 6 p.m. at The Perfect Blend Coffee Shop, 730 E. Main. Dinner is provided and childcare is available at Trinity Baptist Church. For more information, call Tisha at 580-759-5260. 

• The National Retired Association of Active and Retired Federal Employees Chapter 758 will meet Feb. 12 at Mercy Hospital Ada in the cafeteria conference room. 

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

• A dance is conducted each Wednesday at Irving Community Center, 704 N. Oak from 7:30-9:30 p.m.

 

THURSDAY

FEBRUARY 13, 2014

• Artists of the Arbuckles Photography Expo will be at the Jean Carr Galley, 330 W. Muskogee in Sulphur from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. through Feb. 23, 2014.

• Free tax help and free e-filing are offered Mondays and Thursdays during February by AARP Tax-Aide at the Ada Masonic Lodge Hall, 730 Crestview. All ages are welcome. For appointment, call 580/436-4494 weekdays between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.

 

FRIDAY

FEBRUARY 14, 2014

• Ada Elks Lodge is hosting a Valentine Dinner Dance, Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. Music will be by John Roan.

• Artists of the Arbuckles Photography Expo will be at the Jean Carr Galley, 330 W. Muskogee in Sulphur from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.  through Feb. 23, 2014.

 

SATURDAY

FEBRUARY 15, 2014

• American Legion Post 72 hosts bingo each Saturday night. Mini games begin at 6 p.m. and regular bingo begins at 7 p.m. Snack bar items are available. 

• Traditional country music every third Saturday at 7 p.m.  with special guest and the Country Pride Band at Mary’s Music Barn located three and three-fourths miles south and one-fourth mile west of Stonewall on the Jesse Highway. For more information, call Mary 580-272-7816 or 580-265-9206 or mmcsinger@tds.net.

• Artists of the Arbuckles Photography Expo will be at the Jean Carr Galley, 330 W. Muskogee in Sulphur from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.  through Feb. 23, 2014.

 

SUNDAY

FEBRUARY 16, 2014

• Artists of the Arbuckles Photography Expo will be at the Jean Carr Galley, 330 W. Muskogee in Sulphur from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.  through Feb. 23, 2014.

 

MONDAY

FEBRUARY 17, 2014

• Artists of the Arbuckles Photography Expo will be at the Jean Carr Galley, 330 W. Muskogee in Sulphur from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. through Feb. 23, 2014.

• Boy Scout Troop 13 is hosting its annual chili supper and pie sale Feb. 17, 4-7 p.m. at First United Methodist Church in Ada. 

• Free tax help and free e-filing are offered Mondays and Thursdays during February by AARP Tax-Aide at the Ada Masonic Lodge Hall, 730 Crestview. All ages are welcome. For appointment, call 580/436-4494 weekdays between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.

• Take Off Pounds Sensibly, a support weight loss group, meets at 8:30 a.m. each Monday at Central Church of Christ, 820 Stadium Drive. For more information, call 580-320-0747.

• Divorce Care meets from 6-8 p.m. Monday at H20Church kids building, located at the corner of Main and Broadway in Ada. For more information, email info@h2ochurch.cc or call 580-427-5433. 

 

TUESDAY

FEBRUARY 18, 2014

• Testing for the Practical Nurse Career Major at Pontotoc Technology Center will be held 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call PTC at 580-310-2260 for an application and to schedule a testing date. 

• Artists of the Arbuckles Photography Expo will be at the Jean Carr Galley, 330 W. Muskogee in Sulphur from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. through Feb. 23, 2014.

• GriefShare support group meets from 7-9 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Ada. GriefShare is for people grieving the death of loved ones. Groups meet weekly for 13 weeks to help each individual face the challenge and move toward rebuilding his or her life. There is no charge to attend this grief support group. For more information, contact Debbie Wall at 580-777-2711 or FBC of Ada at 580-332-4121.  

• Al-Anon meets at 8 p.m. each Tuesday at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church.

 

WEDNESDAY

FEBRUARY 19, 2014

• Mercy Cancer Support Group will meet Wednesday, Feb.19, from noon to 1 p.m. at Mercy Hospital Ada, Classroom 4. A light lunch will be provided as the group discusses “Healthy Eating Made Easy.”

• Artists of the Arbuckles Photography Expo will be at the Jean Carr Galley, 330 W. Muskogee in Sulphur from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. through Feb. 23, 2014.

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

• A dance is conducted each Wednesday at Irving Community Center, 704 N. Oak from 7:30-9:30 p.m.

 

THURSDAY

FEBRUARY 20, 2014

• Testing for the Practical Nurse Career Major at Pontotoc Technology Center will be held 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Call PTC at 580-310-2260 for an application and to schedule a testing date. 

• Artists of the Arbuckles Photography Expo will be at the Jean Carr Galley, 330 W. Muskogee in Sulphur from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. through Feb. 23, 2014.

• Free tax help and free e-filing are offered Mondays and Thursdays during February by AARP Tax-Aide at the Ada Masonic Lodge Hall, 730 Crestview. All ages are welcome. For appointment, call 580/436-4494 weekdays between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.

• Ada First Baptist Church Bread of Life Ministry offers a free meal to those in the community who are in need. The meal is served from 5:30-6:30 p.m. the third Thursday of each month in the church dining room, 521 S. Broadway Ave., Ada. For more information, call 580-332-4121.

 

FRIDAY

FEBRUARY 21, 2014

• Pontotoc County Farm Bureau Women’s Committee will have its Open House for Farm Bureau Week Friday, Feb. 21, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and will serve refreshments.

• Pontotoc County Retired Educators Association will meet Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, at 11 a.m. at Ada Elks Lodge for its regular monthly meeting and noon luncheon. Edna Mae Cooley will oversee nomination of officers; Dr. William Lyon will present a program on rocks, minerals and fossils in Oklahoma. All retired education and support personel are encouraged to attend. 

• Artists of the Arbuckles Photography Expo will be at the Jean Carr Galley, 330 W. Muskogee in Sulphur from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. through Feb. 23, 2014.

 

SATURDAY

FEBRUARY 22, 2014

• Artists of the Arbuckles Photography Expo will be at the Jean Carr Galley, 330 W. Muskogee in Sulphur from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. through Feb. 23, 2014.

• American Legion Post 72 hosts bingo each Saturday night. Mini games begin at 6 p.m. and regular bingo begins at 7 p.m. Snack bar items are available.

 

SUNDAY

FEBRUARY 23, 2014

• Artists of the Arbuckles Photography Expo will be at the Jean Carr Galley, 330 W. Muskogee in Sulphur from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. through Feb. 23, 2014.

 

MONDAY

FEBRUARY 24, 2014 

• Free tax help and free e-filing are offered Monday and Thursdays during February by AARP Tax-Aide at the Ada Masonic Lodge Hall, 730 Crestview. All ages are welcome. For appointment, call 580/436-4494 weekdays between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.

• Take Off Pounds Sensibly, a support weight loss group, meets at 8:30 a.m. each Monday at Central Church of Christ, 820 Stadium Drive. For more information, call 580-320-0747.