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December 12, 2013

Area Briefs

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. 

 

 

FRIDAY

DEC. 13, 2013

• Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) is searching for caring, committed volunteers to advocate for the best interests of abused and neglected children. Anyone willing to commit 6-12 hours per month and go through 30 hours of training may phone 580-332-1441 or visit the CASA office at 514 E. 10th St. for more information on winter 2014 new volunteer training. Training begins Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014. 

• The Pontotoc County Retired Educators Association will not meet on Friday as scheduled due to weather predictions.

Since the organization normally does not meet in January, the next scheduled meeting will be Feb. 21, 2014.

• Diamond “K” Kiwanis Club of Ada hosts rides on the Polar Express Train or carousel in Wintersmith Park. The park train departs the station every 20 minutes with all children between the ages of 1 and 100 from 6-9 p.m. All rides are free. Free hot chocolate will be provided to warm the body and raise the Chirstmas spirit. 

 

SATURDAY

DEC. 14, 2013

• Diamond “K” Kiwanis Club of Ada hosts rides on the Polar Express Train or carousel in Wintersmith Park. The park train departs the station every 20 minutes with all children between the ages of 1 and 100 from 6-9 p.m. All rides are free. Free hot chocolate will be provided to warm the body and raise the Chirstmas spirit. 

• 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

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