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October 10, 2013

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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. All activities may be subject to change due to weather conditions. 

 

THURSDAY

OCTOBER 10, 2013

• The Ada Library Friends members sale opens to the public from 8:30 to 5:30 p.m. Small format paperback books will be fifty cents each. Most hardcover books will be one dollar and up. Anyone making large purchases must keep containers at the end of aisles, so others can get by to make their selections. Don’t miss this opportunity to stock up on some great books at bargain prices. For more information, phone us at 580-436-8121.

• A taco sale takes place from 4-7 p.m. at Chickasaw Senior Center, 1005 Chamber Loop. Pie auction with Dr. John Garber as auctioneer begins at 5:30 p.m. Entertainment is provided by Red Barn Band. Cost for taco, dessert and drink is $7. Phone 436-1007 for call-in orders of two or more for delivery or pickup.

 

FRIDAY

OCTOBER 11, 2013

• Pontotoc County Retired Educators Association (PCREA) meets at 11 a.m. at Ada Elks Lodge for its regular monthly meeting and noon luncheon. Billie Floyd will give the program, “Step Back in Time.” The meeting is open to all retired educators and support personnel, whether a member or not.

• The Ada Library Friends members sale opens to the public from 8:30 to 5:30 p.m. Small format paperback books will be fifty cents each. Most hardcover books will be one dollar and up. Anyone making large purchases must keep containers at the end of aisles, so others can get by to make their selections. Don’t miss this opportunity to stock up on some great books at bargain prices. For more information, phone 580-436-8121.

 

SATURDAY

OCTOBER 12, 2013

•  Ada Library Friends  sale opens to the public from 9 a.m. to noon. Small format paperback books will be 50 cents each. Most hardcover books will be $1 and up. Anyone making large purchases must keep containers at the end of aisles, so others can get by to make their selections. Don’t miss this opportunity to stock up on some great books at bargain prices. For more information, phone 580-436-8121. 

• 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. 

• Spaulding celebrates the 20th anniversary of Dizzy Dean Day. Events begin with a pancake, sausage and eggs breakfast from 7-11 a.m. followed by a tractor show, peanut thrashing, old-time farm events, and entertainment. Events include The Rineharts and Friends at 10 a.m., Jeff Sibble and Company at 10:40 a.m., The Relations at 11:20 a.m., tractor parade and lunch at noon, Mary McDonald and Larry Daynell at 1 p.m., The Johnsons and Roy Justice at 1:40 p.m., and L.D. Cross and The Old Rounders at 2:20 p.m. For more information, phone Thurman Rinehart at 580-421-2271 or Spaulding Mayfield Store at 405-379-2887.

 

SUNDAY

OCTOBER 13, 2013

• Wild Goose musicians jam session takes place each Sunday from 4-8 p.m. at Wild Goose Club in Sasakwa. This event is a gathering for musicians for a house band and opening for the house band and promotions. Musicians need to take their own instruments. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, phone Kallo at 405-941-3071. 

 

MONDAY

OCTOBER 14, 2013

• 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 phone 580-427-5433. 

• VFW meets the second Monday of each month at 7 p.m. on the second floor of Ada Public Library. Members are encouraged to attend. For more information, phone the VFW service office at 580-436-6252.

TUESDAY

OCTOBER 15, 2013

• Ada Arts Council hosts its Taste of Ada fundraiser from 4-8 p.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 1300 E. Beverly. Patrons may sample food and wine from local vendors and enjoy background music while supporting the council, which promotes the arts and humanities in the greater Ada area. Tickets are $20 each and may be purchased at Gem Jewelers, 101 W. Main St., or at the door the night of the event. The council will use the proceeds to finance several projects, including scholarships for high school students planning to study the arts. For more information, phone 559-5948. 

• GriefShare support group meets from 7-9 p.m. at Central Church of Christ Family Life Center, 824 Stadium Drive. 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 Barbara at 580-436-3248 or 580-272-7550 or the church office at 580-332-6411. 

 

WEDNESDAY

OCTOBER 16, 2013

• Fall rabies clinic takes place from 8:30-11:30 a.m. and 1-5 p.m. at Arlington Animal Clinic . For more information, phone 580-436-1030. Vaccinations are $10 each.

 

• Fall rabies clinic takes place from 9 a.m.-11:30 a.m. and 1:30-5 p.m. at Ada Vet . For more information, phone 580-332-1786. Vaccinations are $10 each. 

• Fall rabies clinic takes place from 8:30 a.m.-12 and 2-5 p.m. at Animal Medical Center . For more information, phone 580-332-3071. Vaccinations are $10 each. 

 

THURSDAY

OCTOBER 17, 2013

• Fall rabies clinic takes place from 8:30-11:30 a.m. and 1-5 p.m. at Arlington Animal Clinic . For more information, phone 580-436-1030. Vaccinations are $10 each. 

• Fall rabies clinic takes place from 9 a.m.-11:30 a.m. and 1:30-5 p.m. at Ada Vet . For more information, phone 580-332-1786. Vaccinations are $10 each. 

• Fall rabies clinic takes place from 8:30 a.m.-12 and 2-5 p.m. at Animal Medical Center . For more information, phone 580-332-3071. Vaccinations are $10 each. 

• Fall rabies clinic for cats only takes place from 9-11 a.m. at Felines and Friends. For more information, phone 580-436-6369. Vaccinations are $10 each. 

• Fall rabies clinic takes place from 8 a.m.-12 and 1-5 p.m. at Allen Vet Clinic. For more information, phone 580-857-2991. Vaccinations are $10 each. 

• 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. in the church dining room, 521 S. Broadway Ave., Ada. For more information, phone 580-332-4121. 

 

FRIDAY

OCTOBER 18

• Cookies, cakes and pies, Oh My! CASA bake sale takes place from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m. at 514 E. 10th. Doante baked goods to CASA and support the children. One hundred percent of the proceeds go to help abused children in this area. Donated items need to be delivered to the CASA office before 8 a.m. Friday.

• A garage sale to benefit CASA is 8 a.m. until 6 p.m. at 514 E. 10th. Donate new or gently used items to CASA for this event. One hundred percent of the proceeds go to help abused children in this area. Items may be donated to this event beginning Oct. 3.

 

SATURDAY

OCTOBER 19, 2013

• 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

OCTOBER 20, 2013

• Wild Goose musicians jam session takes place each Sunday from 4-8 p.m. at Wild Goose Club in Sasakwa. This event is a gathering for musicians for a house band and opening for the house band and promotions. Musicians need to take their own instruments. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, phone Kallo at 405-941-3071. 

 

MONDAY

OCTOBER 21, 2013

• 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 phone 580-427-5433. 

 

TUESDAY

OCTOBER 22, 2013

• Combat Infantrymen’s Association (CIA) meets the fourth Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. at Ada American Legend Hut on North Broadway . 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 Jack Jones at 580-310-6173 or J.L. Rhodes at 580-332-8811. 

• GriefShare support group meets from 7-9 p.m. at Central Church of Christ Family Life Center, 824 Stadium Drive. 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 Barbara at 580-436-3248 or 580-272-7550 or the church office at 580-332-6411. 

 

WEDNESDAY

OCTOBER 23, 2013

• SMILE- Single mother’s support group meets at 6 p.m. on the second and fourth Wednesday evenings of every month at The Perfect Blend Coffee Shop, 730 E. Main. Dinner is served and then a time of teaching, crafts, or sharing with each other. Childcare is provided. For mroe information, phone Tisha Cypert at 759-5260. 

 

THURSDAY

OCTOBER 24, 2013

• Ada Junior High School’s Annual Fall Festival will be from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. AJHS is located at 223 W. 18th. Haunted house, food, fun and games are included. The event is open to the public of all ages.

 

SATURDAY

OCTOBER 26, 2013

• 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. 

• The third annual Zombie March for Piece for organ donor awareness takes place in donwton Ada, “The Town Where the Old West Died ... and They’re Back.” The march begins at 11 a.m. in the Sav-a-Lot parking lot and continues down Main Street to the Juliana “Hotel” Park.A free Halloween movie, “Icabod Crane Adventures and Mr. Toad,” will be shown at the McSwain Theater. Other events include zombie baby crawling races, best zombie dog, coronation of hte zombie king and queen, tubs of goo photos. Sponsors of the event say, “Anybody who has enough guts to walk is welcome.”  

 

SUNDAY

OCTOBER 27, 2013

• Wild Goose musicians jam session takes place each Sunday from 4-8 p.m. at Wild Goose Club in Sasakwa. This event is a gathering for musicians for a house band and opening for the house band and promotions. Musicians need to take their own instruments. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, phone Kallo at 405-941-3071. 

 

MONDAY

OCTOBER 28, 2013

• 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 phone 580-427-5433. 

 

TUESDAY

OCTOBER 29, 2013

• GriefShare support group meets from 7-9 p.m. at Central Church of Christ Family Life Center, 824 Stadium Drive. 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 Barbara at 580-436-3248 or 580-272-7550 or the church office at 580-332-6411. 

 

SATURDAY

NOVEMBER 2, 2013

• 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

NOVEMBER 3, 2013

• Wild Goose musicians jam session takes place each Sunday from 4-8 p.m. at Wild Goose Club in Sasakwa. This event is a gathering for musicians for a house band and opening for the house band and promotions. Musicians need to take their own instruments. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, phone Kallo at 405-941-3071. 

 

MONDAY

NOVEMBER 4, 2013

• 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 phone 580-427-5433. 

 

TUESDAY

NOVEMBER 5, 2013

• GriefShare support group meets from 7-9 p.m. at Central Church of Christ Family Life Center, 824 Stadium Drive. 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 Barbara at 580-436-3248 or 580-272-7550 or the church office at 580-332-6411. 

 

THURSDAY

NOVEMBER 7, 2013

• Ada Rubber Art Stamp Club meets at 6:30 p.m. at Scraptopia, 107 W. Main Street. Newcomers are always welcome. There are no fees and you do not need to bring anything with you in order to participate. The club meets the first Thursday of each month. For more informaiton, phone 580-310-9787.

 

SATURDAY

NOVEMBER 9, 2013

• 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

NOVEMBER 3, 2013

• Wild Goose musicians jam session takes place each Sunday from 4-8 p.m. at Wild Goose Club in Sasakwa. This event is a gathering for musicians for a house band and opening for the house band and promotions. Musicians need to take their own instruments. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, phone Kallo at 405-941-3071. 

 

MONDAY

NOVEMBER 11, 2013

• 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 phone 580-427-5433. 

• VFW meets the second Monday of each month at 7 p.m. on the second floor of Ada Public Library. Members are encouraged to attend. For more information, phone the VFW service office at 580-436-6252. 

 

TUESDAY

NOVEMBER 12, 2013

• GriefShare support group meets from 7-9 p.m. at Central Church of Christ Family Life Center, 824 Stadium Drive. 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 Barbara at 580-436-3248 or 580-272-7550 or the church office at 580-332-6411. 

 

WEDNESDAY

NOVEMBER 13, 2013

• SMILE- Single mother’s support group meets at 6 p.m. on the second and fourth Wednesday evenings of every month at The Perfect Blend Coffee Shop, 730 E. Main. Dinner is served and then a time of teaching, crafts, or sharing with each other. Childcare is provided. For mroe information, phone Tisha Cypert at 759-5260. 

 

SATURDAY

NOVEMBER 16, 2013

• 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

NOVEMBER 17, 2013

• Wild Goose musicians jam session takes place each Sunday from 4-8 p.m. at Wild Goose Club in Sasakwa. This event is a gathering for musicians for a house band and opening for the house band and promotions. Musicians need to take their own instruments. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, phone Kallo at 405-941-3071. 

 

MONDAY

NOVEMBER 18, 2013

• 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 phone 580-427-5433. 

 

TUESDAY

NOVEMBER 19, 2013

• GriefShare support group meets from 7-9 p.m. at Central Church of Christ Family Life Center, 824 Stadium Drive. 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 Barbara at 580-436-3248 or 580-272-7550 or the church office at 580-332-6411. 

 

THURSDAY

NOVEMBER 21, 2013

• 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. in the church dining room, 521 S. Broadway Ave., Ada. For more information, phone 580-332-4121. 

 

SATURDAY

NOVEMBER 23, 2013

• 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

NOVEMBER 24, 2013

• Wild Goose musicians jam session takes place each Sunday from 4-8 p.m. at Wild Goose Club in Sasakwa. This event is a gathering for musicians for a house band and opening for the house band and promotions. Musicians need to take their own instruments. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, phone Kallo at 405-941-3071. 

 

MONDAY

NOVEMBER 25, 2013

• 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 phone 580-427-5433. 

 

TUESDAY

NOVEMBER 26, 2013

• Combat Infantrymen’s Association (CIA) meets the fourth Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. at Ada American Legend Hut on North Broadway . 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 Jack Jones at 580-310-6173 or J.L. Rhodes at 580-332-8811. 

• GriefShare support group meets from 7-9 p.m. at Central Church of Christ Family Life Center, 824 Stadium Drive. 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 Barbara at 580-436-3248 or 580-272-7550 or the church office at 580-332-6411. 

 

WEDNESDAY

NOVEMBER 27, 2013

• SMILE- Single mother’s support group meets at 6 p.m. on the second and fourth Wednesday evenings of every month at The Perfect Blend Coffee Shop, 730 E. Main. Dinner is served and then a time of teaching, crafts, or sharing with each other. Childcare is provided. For mroe information, phone Tisha Cypert at 759-5260. 

 

SATURDAY

NOVEMBER 30, 2013

• 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

DECEMBER 1, 2013

• Wild Goose musicians jam session takes place each Sunday from 4-8 p.m. at Wild Goose Club in Sasakwa. This event is a gathering for musicians for a house band and opening for the house band and promotions. Musicians need to take their own instruments. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, phone Kallo at 405-941-3071. 

 

MONDAY

DECEMBER 2, 2013

• 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 phone 580-427-5433. 

 

THURSDAY

DECEMBER 5, 2013

• Ada Rubber Art Stamp Club meets at 6:30 p.m. at Scraptopia, 107 W. Main Street. Newcomers are always welcome. There are no fees and you do not need to bring anything with you in order to participate. The club meets the first Thursday of each month. For more informaiton, phone 580-310-9787.

 

SATURDAY

DECEMBER 7, 2013

• 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

DECEMBER 8, 2013

• Wild Goose musicians jam session takes place each Sunday from 4-8 p.m. at Wild Goose Club in Sasakwa. This event is a gathering for musicians for a house band and opening for the house band and promotions. Musicians need to take their own instruments. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, phone Kallo at 405-941-3071. 

 

MONDAY

DECEMBER 9, 2013

• 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 phone 580-427-5433.

• VFW meets the second Monday of each month at 7 p.m. on the second floor of Ada Public Library. Members are encouraged to attend. For more information, phone the VFW service office at 580-436-6252. 

 

WEDNESDAY

DECEMBER 11, 2013

• SMILE- Single mother’s support group meets at 6 p.m. on the second and fourth Wednesday evenings of every month at The Perfect Blend Coffee Shop, 730 E. Main. Dinner is served and then a time of teaching, crafts, or sharing with each other. Childcare is provided. For mroe information, phone Tisha Cypert at 759-5260. 

 

SATURDAY

DECEMBER 14, 2013

• 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

DECEMBER 15, 2013

• Combat Infantrymen’s Association is conducting a fundraiser with a raffle for a 40-inch Sony television. The drawing is Dec. 15. Tickets are $2 each. Proceeds go to benefit veterans. To purchase tickets or for more information, phone Jack Jones at 580-310-6173, J.L. Rhodes, 580-332-8811, William Cox at 580-235-6279, James Page at 580-755-5392 or Rich Putnam at 580-310-4115. 

• Wild Goose musicians jam session takes place each Sunday from 4-8 p.m. at Wild Goose Club in Sasakwa. This event is a gathering for musicians for a house band and opening for the house band and promotions. Musicians need to take their own instruments. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, phone Kallo at 405-941-3071. 

 

MONDAY

DECEMBER 16, 2013

• 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 phone 580-427-5433. 

 

THURSDAY

DECEMBER 19, 2013

• 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. in the church dining room, 521 S. Broadway Ave., Ada. For more information, phone 580-332-4121. 

 

SATURDAY

DECEMBER 21, 2013

• 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

DECEMBER 22, 2013

• Wild Goose musicians jam session takes place each Sunday from 4-8 p.m. at Wild Goose Club in Sasakwa. This event is a gathering for musicians for a house band and opening for the house band and promotions. Musicians need to take their own instruments. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, phone Kallo at 405-941-3071. 

 

MONDAY

DECEMBER 23, 2013

• 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 phone 580-427-5433. 

 

TUESDAY

DECEMBER 24, 2013

• Combat Infantrymen’s Association (CIA) meets the fourth Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. at Ada American Legend Hut on North Broadway . 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 Jack Jones at 580-310-6173 or J.L. Rhodes at 580-332-8811. 

 

SATURDAY

DECEMBER 28, 2013

• 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

DECEMBER 29, 2013

• Wild Goose musicians jam session takes place each Sunday from 4-8 p.m. at Wild Goose Club in Sasakwa. This event is a gathering for musicians for a house band and opening for the house band and promotions. Musicians need to take their own instruments. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, phone Kallo at 405-941-3071. 

 

MONDAY

DECEMBER 30, 2013

• 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 phone 580-427-5433.