Tahlequah Daily Press

Community Briefs

November 11, 2013

What's Happening

TAHLEQUAH — Monday, Nov. 11

Eastside Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 7 a.m., noon and 8 p.m. at 812 E. Ward.

Much Ado About Knitting will meet from 10 a.m. to noon at the Cookson Hills Senior Housing Activities Building. Beginners and advanced knitters are welcome. Call (918) 456-0421.

Grief Support Group will meet at Grace Living Center Northwest at 10 a.m.

Senior lunch is served daily at the Senior Center from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Tahlequah Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary will have its annual post-parade lunch at the VFW building on West Choctaw Street at 11:30 a.m.

Stroke Survivor Group will meet from 6:30-7:30 p.m. on the second floor in the inpatient rehab dining room.

Veterans of Foreign Wars Bingo is at 6:30 p.m. at the VFW building on Choctaw, next to Sequoyah City Park.

The Cherokee County Republican Party will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the Armory Municipal Center.

Cookson Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 7 p.m., at Cookson Methodist Mission.

Northside Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 7 p.m., at 412 W. Seneca. Call 456-4856.

Remembering (grief recovery) will meet at 7 p.m., call (918) 431-3703 or (918) 931-8263 for directions.

Tuesday, Nov. 12

Eastside Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 7 a.m., noon and 8 p.m. at 812 E. Ward.

Baby Lap Time will be at 10 a.m. at the Tahlequah Public Library.

Pre-school Story Time will be held from 10:30-11 a.m. at the Hulbert Community Public Library.

Senior lunch is served daily at the Senior Center from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

The Tahlequah Rotary Club will meet at noon, in Richardson Hall at Go Ye Village.

Let’s Face It Al-Anon will meet at noon at 1112 Rozell, off of Fourth St. For more information, call (918) 453-2710.

Southside Alcoholics Anonymous smoking meeting will be from 6-7 p.m. at the Elks Lodge game room.

The Cherokee Nation Tribal Council will meet at 6 p.m., in council chambers at the W.W. Keeler Complex west of Tahlequah.

The Tahlequah Public Schools Board of Education will meet at 6:30 p.m., at the board office on Water Ave.

The Tahlequah Camera Club will meet at 7 p.m. at the Tahlequah Public Library.

Wednesday, Nov. 13

Eastside Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 7 a.m., noon, and 8 p.m., at 812 E. Ward.

Weight Watchers will meet at 9 a.m. (weigh-in 8:30 a.m.) one block north and one block east of Holiday Inn Express on Bypass.

Senior lunch is served daily at the Senior Center from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Kiwanis Club will meet weekly for lunch at noon at the NSU University Center. Call (918) 316-1112.

Tahlequah Public Library Chess Club will meet at 4 p.m. in the library meeting rooms. Call (918) 456-2581.

Alcoholics Anonymous Chapter Five will meet at 6:30 p.m. at 118 B E. Keetoowah.

Just for Today Narcotics Anonymous will meet at 7 p.m. at the Unitarian Church, 104 N. College, downstairs.

Thursday, Nov. 14

Eastside Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 7 a.m., noon and 8 p.m. at 812 E. Ward.

Weight Watchers meets at 10 a.m., noon, 4 and 5:30 p.m., a block north and a block east of Holiday Inn Express.

Senior lunch is served daily at the Senior Center from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

The American Red Cross will host a blood drive from 1 to 6:30 p.m. at the Amory Municipal Center, 100 N. Water Ave.

Let’s Face It Al-Anon will meet at noon at 1112 Rozell, off of Fourth Street. Help is offered for friends and families affected by alcoholism. For more information, call (918) 453-2710.

TOPS weight loss support group will meet at 5 p.m. at Go Ye Village, 1201 W. Fourth St. Call (918) 458-5366.

The Hulbert Town Council and Hulbert Public Works Authority will meet at 5:30 in City Hall.

Southside Alcoholics Anonymous smoking meeting will be from 6-7 p.m. at the Elks Lodge game room.

Friday, Nov. 15

Eastside Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 7 a.m., noon, 5:30 p.m., and 8 p.m., at 812 E. Ward.

St. Basil’s Episcopal Church will hold its bazaar 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the church.

Toddler Tales meets at 9:30 a.m. at the Public Library.

No Page Unturned book club meets at 10 a.m. at the Tahlequah Public Library.

Preschool story hour is held at 10:30 a.m. at the Tahlequah Public Library.

Senior lunch is served daily at the Senior Center from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Northside Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 7 p.m., at 412 W. Seneca. Call (918) 456-4856.

Seniors citizens dance will be held from 7-10 p.m. at the Senior Citizen’s Center, 230 W. First St. Admission is $2.50.

Saturday, Nov. 16

St. Basil’s Episcopal Church will hold its annual bazaar from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the church.

The Murrell Home will host its Third Saturday Living History demonstration from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the historic home in Park Hill.

Eastside Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 8 a.m., noon and 8 p.m., at 812 E. Ward.

Let’s Face It Al-Anon will meet at noon at 1112 Rozell, off of Fourth Street. Help is offered for friends and families affected by alcoholism. For more information, call (918) 453-2710.

Celebrate Recovery will meet at 6:30 p.m., at Abundant Life Fellowship, 1330 N. Cedar Ave. For more information, call (918) 458-0040.

Sunday, Nov. 17

Eastside Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m., at 812 E. Ward.

Just for Today Narcotics Anonymous will meet at the Unitarian Church, 104 N. College Ave., at 2 p.m.

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Community Briefs
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    The Tahlequah Community Clean Up will be Saturday, April 19, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the new solid waste transfer station, 1851 N. Douglas Blvd.
    All residential utility customers of TPWA are invited to this free and safe waste disposal and recycling event.

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  • Camp-Cherokee.jpg Camp Cherokee apps available

    Applications are now available for Cherokee Nation’s Camp Cherokee, which offers day camps for elementary age students and a weeklong residential camp for middle and high school students this summer.
    Applications can be found at www.cherokee.org/camp/Home.aspx.
    Camp Cherokee exposes Cherokee students to art; traditional games; storytelling; and science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) activities.

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  • NSU Spring graduation scheduled

    Graduation day is nearing for many students at Northeastern State University. The dates for the 106th Spring 2014 commencement ceremonies are May 9, 10 and 12.
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  • NSU-Archives.jpg NSU preps for Seminary Hall anniversary

    As Northeastern State University prepares to observe the anniversary of the opening of the Cherokee National Female Seminary in Tahlequah on May 7, 1889, NSU’s Archives plays a key role in the preservation of the history of those 125 years.
    School records, bulletins, class schedules, yearbooks, student newspapers, and other archival materials document the building’s evolution from a Cherokee high school for young women to a co-educational state normal school for training teachers for the public schools. As the state institution grew, its first building remained the focal point of a teachers college and ultimately of NSU.

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  • Leadership Tahlequah hosting Duck Race

    Leadership Tahlequah Class 17 will host the annual Duck Race on Saturday, April 26, during the Red Fern Festival.
    The Duck Race will begin at 3 p.m. and winners will be announced at 5 p.m. Participants do not have to be present to win and will have 10 business days to claim their prizes.

    April 14, 2014

  • Open house workshops slated for Fort Gibson, Tenkiller lakes

    The Tulsa District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will host open house workshops related to the review and revision of the project master plans (MP) for Fort Gibson Lake and Tenkiller Lake.
    The open house workshop for Fort Gibson Lake will be held Tuesday, April 15, from 6-8 p.m. at the Wagoner Civic Center, 301 S. Grant Ave. The one for Tenkiller Lake will be Thursday, April 17, from 6–8 p.m. at the Gore Gymnasium, 214 E. Fourth St.

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Poll

What to you think of a state Legislature proposal to forbid cities from raising the minimum wage? Choose the closest to your opinion.

The federal government should set the minimum wage across the board.
States should be allowed to raise their minimum wages, but not cities.
Both states and cities should be allowed to raise their minimum wages.
Cities should be allowed to raise their mimum wages, but not states.
There should be no minimum wage at all.
Undecided.
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