NSU music shows on agenda

NSU Stars in the Summer series, featuring Downtown Country and River City Players, will run from June 18 through Aug. 8.

Choose from four Branson-style shows ery Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday at 2 p.m.

Downtown Country presents “Rhinestone Country 2” and “Turn Your Radio On,” while River City Players present “Centennial Soundtrack” and “River City Sockhop.” Downtown Country is at NSU Playhouse, corner of Downing and Muskogee. River City is at the Shawnee Street Theater, corner of Downing and College.

Make reservations by calling (918) 458-2075. Ticket prices are: adults, $12; NSU alumni/employees, $10; seniors/groups of 20-plus, $8; and students/children, $6. Book a ticket for a June performance and get $1 off the ticket price.

Dog Wash to benefit HSCC

The Humane Society of Cherokee County will host a Dog Wash and Adoptathon Saturday, June 6 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Palmer’s Plants, on Choctaw Road, just west of Muskogee Ave.

A shampoo, dry and dog treat will be $5 for small dogs and $7 for large dogs. For a flea/tick shampoo, conditioner and whitener, it will be $1 extra. It will be $2 more for combing out matted hair. All proceeds will go to HSCC. All dogs must be on a leash and with owners at all times.

HSCC is always looking for volunteers. For more information, call 457-7997.

Murrell Home trail reopened

The nature trails at the Murrell Home Historic Site have been reopened after extensive damage caused by the January ice storm.

All areas of the park, museum, and nature trails are now open. Visitors are encouraged to be cautious and stay on the designated path due to poison ivy and vegetation growth that may not be fully cleared.

Park hours are dawn to dusk. For more information, please call 456-2751.

Fire-eater, juggler to perform

HULBERT – The Harmless T. Jester (aka Jessie Selvey) will be performing at the Hulbert Public Library on Tuesday, June 9, at 2:45 p.m.

He has been an entertainer for over 20 years. The audience will be mesmerized by his amazing performance of fire-eating, comedy, juggling and storytelling.

For further information about this program or the Summer Reading Program contact the Hulbert Public Library at 772-3383. The new library address is 210 N. Broadway; it is open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 12:30 to 5:30 p.m.; Tuesday and Thursday, 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Democratic Women to meet

Cherokee County Democratic Woman will meet Friday June, 5, at noon at the Restaurant of the Cherokees.

A buffet lunch is available. Anyone who wishes to eat should arrive early. The agenda will include an update of the recent state democratic meetings and upcoming party events.

All Democrats are encouraged to attend and get involved in the events for the future. For more information, call Joyce Rose at 458-5712 or 822-7786.

Veterans invited to cookout

A cookout for veterans and families is scheduled for noon Saturday, June 6 at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Building on East Choctaw Street.

The get-together is sponsored by chapter 31, Disabled American Veterans of Adair, Cherokee and Sequoyah counties. The gathering will be on the VFW patio on Bear Creek.

Food will be provided by DAV. All veterans and families are invited.

Free movies shown at library

Free movies, free popcorn and free soda pop are on tap at the Tahlequah Public Library this summer.

Each Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m., the library will present a new-to-DVD movie. Anyone who’s interested can call the library Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for the title of next week’s movie.

GOP Women plan meeting

The Cherokee County Republican Women will have their monthly June meeting on Tuesday, June 9, at 11 a.m. at the Armory Municipal Center.

Lunch may be purchased for $6. The program will be on the American Flag. All Republican Women are invited to come as a guest and, and if interested, may join the club. For information, call Patty Pulliam at 457-4979.

Young Professionals to meet

The Tahlequah Area Chamber of Commerce and the Young Professionals Club of Tahlequah invite all young professionals in the area to their monthly “meet and greet” session, “Second Tuesdays,” at Chili’s Grill and Bar, on Tuesday, June 9, from 5-7 p.m.

This informal gathering is an opportunity for young professionals, ages 21 to the young at heart, to meet and network with one another. There is no cost to attend.

Chili’s is at 1957 S. Muskogee. For more information, call David Moore at the chamber at 456-3742.

Next Movie in the Park June 9

Tahlequah Main Street Association will present the next “Movies in the Park” night Tuesday, June 9, at Norris Park, beginning at sundown.

This month’s movie will be a fun-filled look at what it’s like to when one’s daughter gets married, with Steve Martin, Dianne Keaton and Martin Short all making it look so easy.

Attendees should bring lawn chairs, blankets and picnic baskets or come early and grab a bite at one of the downtown eateries. Other movies dates are July 14 and Aug. 11. For more information, send an e-mail to Danny Perry, executive director at director@tahlequahmainstreet.com, or call (918) 431-1655.


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