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August 23, 2013

Area Briefs


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Ada —

SATURDAY

AUGUST 24, 2013

• Garvin County Republican Party is conducting a Beans, Boots, and Bet You Didn’t Know That information event. Phone 405-740-5131 for more information.

• 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

AUGUST 25, 2013

• Dew Family Reunion takes place at the Chickasaw Community Center.

• Ada Area Roundup Club fundraiser 5D barrel race takes place at the Pontotoc County Agri-Plex outdoor arena, 1710 N. Broadway Ave. Exhibitions are at 1 p.m. Cost is $4 each. Youth classes begin at 3:30 p.m. Cost is $5 for age 6 and younger, $10 for ages 8 and younger, and $15 for 12 and younger. Open 5D follows youth classes at approximately 4:30 p.m. Entry fee is $25. Facility fee is $5 per person, including exhibitions only. For more information, phone 580-320-1700.

 

MONDAY

AUGUST 26, 2013

• Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS), 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) 279-4870. 

 

TUESDAY

AUGUST 27, 2013

• Combat Infantrymen’s Association (CIA) meets the fourth Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. at Ada Public Library . This organization is open to Army infantry veterans who have served in a foreign war and earned the Combat Infantryman’s badge.  For more information, phone William Cox, commander, at 580-235-6279, Rich Putnam at 580-310-4115 or email WAC_6600@yahoo.com.

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

 

WEDNESDAY

AUGUST 28, 2013

• ACT II, Inc. presents “The Sound of Music” at 7 p.m. in Dorothy I. Summers Theatre on East Central University’s campus. Tickets are $8 for adults, $6 for students with identification or senior citizens and $4 for children ages 5 or younger. Tickets are available at the theatre ticket booth 30 before curtain. No reserved seating. For mroe information, phone 580-272-7234.

• 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 $5 per person and is open to the public.

 

THURSDAY

AUGUST 29, 2013

• Mercy Hospital Ada hosts a blood drive from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. in the downstairs classrooms. For more information, phone 877-340-8777.

• Ada Area Roundup Club hosts a playday event at 7 p.m. at the Pontotoc County Agri-plex outdoor arena. The event is open to the public. For mroe information, phone 405-395-8147, 580-272-0260 or 580-320-2400.