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February 8, 2014

Club news 02/09/14

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NARFE

The Muskogee Chapter of the National Association of Current and Retired Federal Employees will meet at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at the Kiwanis Senior Citizens Center, 119 Spaulding Blvd.

Guest speaker will be Dr. Paul F. Grice, who will discuss his birth and early life in Egypt. A door prize will be drawn. All Federal employees, members and guests are invited.

Information: Ed Farris, (918) 682-8839.

Keystone Study Club

Keystone Study Club will meet Monday at the home of Gail Farmer. The program will be given by Martha Tuteral, with current events by Newell, Rosson and Stoodley.

Green Country Duplicate Bridge

Green Country Duplicate Bridge meets at 12:30 p.m. each Monday, Wednesday and Friday at the Kiwanis Senior Citizens Center, 119 Spaulding Blvd. Newcomers are welcome. If you are interested in playing or learning to play duplicate bridge, call Ann Kent at (918) 682-3098, Mary Smith at (918) 682-2605, or Sandy Cole at (918) 684-9002.

Recent winners:

• Jan. 25 — Janice Chance and Helen Richmond, first; Bill Porter and Nettie Kaad, second; and Grace Sweeney and Marialice Davis, third.

• Jan. 31 — JoAnn Poieier and Lisa Poirier, first; Mary Smith and Werner Wagner, second; and Ruth Sharpe and Fran Martin, third.

There was no game on Feb. 3 because of inclement weather.

Toastmasters

Toastmasters International Website www.toastmasters.org has many great tips for a person who is preparing to give a speech. One tip from the website is to choose a topic you care about. When you choose a topic you care about you have the opportunity research that topic which will help you develop a better understanding of the topic and help you support your stance on the topic.

Toastmasters meetings are held at 6:30 p.m. on the first and third Tuesday of the month at Three Rivers Museum, 220 Elgin.

Information: http://wcs.toastmastersclubs.org.

Epsilon Sigma Alpha

The Alpha Theta Chapter of Epsilon Sigma Alpha will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at The Branch, 505 N. Muskogee Ave., Tahlequah, for a Valentine’s dinner. Members are encouraged to invite guests to attend this February social. Please RSVP to Marjorie Szabo.

The District V Meeting and State Project Tour is scheduled for Feb. 22, at the Oklahoma School for the Blind. The March State Council meeting will be March 8, at Freddie’s Restaurant in Sapulpa. The next chapter meeting is scheduled for 7 p.m. March 12 in the home of Peggy Pate.

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