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June 13, 2013

Area Briefs


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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.

 

THURSDAY

JUNE 13, 2013

• ACT II Youth Drama Camp 2013 presents Montgomery Mansion, a horror musical comedy by Vickie Reifsnider.  Performance begins at 7 p.m. in ECU’s Dorothy I. Summers Theatre. Tickets are available at the door 30 minutes prior to performance time; $8 adults, $6 students/seniors, $4 children age 5 and under. For more information, call or text 580-272-7234 or e-mail act2ada@yahoo.com.

• Oklahoma Farm Bureau Safety Services is presenting an auto accident prevention course on June 24 and 25 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Ponttooc County Farm Bureau Office, 1027 W. Main, Ada, with instruction on how to improve one’s driving skills. Upon earning the Oklahoma Motor Vehicle Accident Prevention Course Certificate, one would be eligible to receive a discount on his auto insurance. The class is open to the public. For more details and to sign up, call Shirley at (580) 332-8711. 

 

FRIDAY

JUNE 14, 2013

• A gospel show takes place at 7 p.m. the second Friday of each month at the American Legion Building located north of the four-way stop in Stratford. The even is free and open to the public. It is open microphone for gospel music. For more information, phone Carol at 320-4319.

• ACT II Youth Drama Camp 2013 presents Montgomery Mansion, a horror musical comedy by Vickie Reifsnider.  Performance begins at 7 p.m. in ECU’s Dorothy I. Summers Theatre. Tickets are available at the door 30 minutes prior to performance time; $8 adults, $6 students/seniors, $4 children age 5 and under. For more information, call or text 580-272-7234 or email act2ada@yahoo.com.

 

SATURDAY

JUNE 15, 2013

• Cruisin’ For CASA — a fundraiser including dinner, a concert, lvie and silent auctions — takes place at Pontotoc County Agri-plex. Dinner and silent auction is from 6-7:30 p.m., live auction at 7:30 p.m. and music and dancing at 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $30 each for adults and $15 each for children ages 12 and younger. For more information or to purchase tickets, phone 580-332-1441.

• Traditional Country Music takes place the third Saturday of each month at Mary’s Music Barn, featuring The Country Pride Band with special guests. The event is located three and one-half miles south of Stonewall on Jesse Highway. Turn right on McDonald Road. The show begins at 7 p.m. For more information, phone 580-272-7816 or 580-265-9206 or email mmcsinger@tds.net.

• ACT II Youth Drama Camp 2013 presents Montgomery Mansion, a horror musical comedy by Vickie Reifsnider.  Performance begins at 7 p.m. in ECU’s Dorothy I. Summers Theatre. Tickets are available at the door 30 minutes prior to performance time; $8 adults, $6 students/seniors, $4 children age 5 and under. For more information call or text 580-272-7234 or e-mail act2ada@yahoo.com.

SUNDAY

JUNE 16, 2013

• Retirement reception for Pat Stewart is from 2-4 p.m. at Ada Arts and Heritage Center, 400 S. Rennie. The come-and-go event honors Stewart for 39 years in Oklahoma education. No RSVP needed.

 

MONDAY

JUNE 17, 2013

• TOPS, 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, phone 580-320-0747.

• Emotions Anonymous is meeting every Monday from noon until 1 p.m. at Central Church of Christ, 820 Stadium Drive. For more information, call Kristina at (580) 279-4870. 

 

TUESDAY

JUNE 18, 201E

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

• Oklahoma Farm Bureau Safety Services is presenting an Auto Accident Prevention Course on June 24 and 25, 2013, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Pontotoc County Farm Bureau Office, 1027 West Main, Ada, with instruction on how to improve one’s driving skills. Upon earning the Oklahoma Motor Vehicle Accident Prevention Course Certificate, one would be eligible to receive a discount on his auto insurance. The class is open to the public. For more details and to sign up, call Shirley at (580) 332-8711. 

 

WEDNESDAY

JUNE 19, 2013

• Emotions Anonymous is meeting every Wednesday from 12 noon until 1 p.m. at Central Church of Christ, 820 Stadium Drive. For more information, phone  Kristina at (580) 279-4870. 

• Divorce/Bereavement Support Group meets each Wednesday at 7 p.m. at The Compassion Outreach Center, 1124 Cradduck Road, Ada. This group offers support for those who have lost a loved one through divorce or death. For more information, phone 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. Cost is $6 per person and is open to the public.

 

THURSDAY

JUNE 20, 2013

• Oklahoma Farm Bureau Safety Services is presenting an Auto Accident Prevention Course on June 24 and 25, 2013, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Pontotoc County Farm Bureau Office, 1027 West Main, Ada, with instruction on how to improve one’s driving skills. Upon earning the Oklahoma Motor Vehicle Accident Prevention Course Certificate, one would be eligible to receive a discount on his auto insurance. The class is open to the public. For more details and to sign up, call Shirley at (580) 332-8711. 

 

FRIDAY

JUNE 21, 2013

• Valley View Regional Hospital Foundation hosts its third annual Valley View Foundaiton Awards program and reception at 3 p.m. in the hospital classrooms 1-3 (hospital ground level.)

• Stonewall classes of 1957, 1958. 1959 and 1960 are meeting at East Central University Oklahoma Room with visitation beginning at 4 p.m. and dinner at 6 p.m. Registration and catered meal cost $20 per person and is payable at the door.

 

SATURDAY

JUNE 22, 2013

• Gerty Day Reunion takes place at the Gerty Community Center. Potluck or pay-at-the door lunch will be served at noon. Guests are welcome to arrive early and take memorabilia and photos to show.

• Byng Alumni Reunion takes place at the Byng School cafeteria. Registration begins at 5 p.m. and dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m. The catered meal will cost $15 per person. For more information, phone Brett Joplin and 399-7137 or mail paid reservations to Wayne Joplin, P.O. Box 922, Ada, OK 74821 by June 8.

• Stonewall Alumni and all former student will meet at Ada Elks Lodge for dinner at 6 p.m. followed by a program. Cost is $15 per person. To register or for more information, phone Glenda Dale Brady at 580-265-4415.

 

SUNDAY

JUNE 23, 2013

 

MONDAY

JUNE 24, 2013

• TOPS, 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, phone 580-320-0747.

• Emotions Anonymous is meeting every Monday from 12 noon until 1 p.m. at Central Church of Christ, 820 Stadium Drive. For more information call Kristina at (580) 2794870.