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October 18, 2013

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Ada —

Crosspointe Church invites the public to Treat Street Thursday, Oct. 31, 7-8:30 p.m. Church members and local businesses will decorate their vehicles and distribute candy. The church is located at 631 W. 33rd St. south of the State Highway 3 Bypass at Oak Avenue exit. For more information, visit www.crosspointeada.com.

 

Community Thanksgiving service scheduled Nov. 24

The 21st annual community Thanksgiving service will be held at 6 p.m. Nov. 24 at Ada First Baptist Church, 521 S. Broadway. This year’s speaker will be the Rev. Bob Langston, director of local missions and pastoral care at First United Methodist Church.

 

Bread of Life Ministry to feed hungry residents in Ada area

Bread of Life Ministry, hosted by Ada First Baptist Church, feeds the hungry in the Ada community from 5:30-6:30 p.m. the third Thursday of each month in the church dining room, 521 S. Broadway.

 

Tickets on sale for annual Smorgasbord Dinner

The 63rd annual St. Joseph Smorgasbord Dinner is Sunday, Nov. 10. Serving times are 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and 5 p.m.-7 p.m. Dinner will be served in the parish hall at 1300 E. Beverly. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children (ages 4 to 10), and can be purchased from parishoners or by contacting the parish office.

The dinner will include Swedish meatballs, garlic cheese grits, broccoli casserole, curried fruit and turkey. The bazaar will be located in the educational building. 

A raffle will be held for a Kindle Fire HDX. For more information, call 580-332-4811.

 

Miller to perform at ECU

ADA — Three brothers – Clayton, Cole and L.D. Miller — simply known as Miller, will bring their mix of blues and rock to the Hallie Brown Ford Fine Arts Center at East Central University on Thursday, Oct. 24, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $18 and may be purchased online at tickets.ecok.edu or at the box office the night of the show.

Cole and L.D. became famous after winning second-place on the first season of NBC’s "America’s Got Talent" and have headlined 10 months at the Tropicana in Las Vegas. They also appeared on "The Ellen Show" and "The Today Show."

As for the band Miller, older brother Clayton plays guitar, Cole is the drummer and L.D. is a harmonica prodigy. All three brothers share the vocals.  They have opened for or shared the stage with Stevie Wonder, Alicia Keys, India Arie, Kanye West, Jamie Foxx, Ziggy Marley and Joss Stone.

 Those who want to make it a dinner-and-show night can present their season ticket patron card and receive a 10 percent discount at Blue Moon Café, Chili’s Bar and Grill, Rib Crib, Santa Fe Cattle Co., and Vintage 22 on the night of performance. 

The 2013-14 fine arts season is sponsored by the ECU Foundation, Inc., Oklahoma Arts Council, Communication Federal Credit Union, Vision Bank, Citizen’s Bank, Blue Moon Café, Santa Fe Cattle Co., ECU Bookstore, San Remos Pizzaria and Magic T’s.

 For more information about the performance, contact the Hallie Brown Ford Fine Arts Center Box Office, 580-559-5751 or visit tickets.ecok.edu.

 

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