, Muskogee, OK

January 18, 2014

Club news 01/19/14

Club news runs on Sundays. The deadline for club news is noon Wednesday.

Muskogee Civitan Club

Muskogee Civitan Club will meet at noon Tuesday at the Civitan club house. The speaker will be Dr. T.K. Kominsky from Cherokee Nation Health Center.

Lunch will be provided by Esther Vaughn and Toni Redo. Guests are welcome.

Information: (918) 616-1308.

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. 8 — Janice Chance and Helen Richmond, first; Renee Tyrrell and Bill Porter, second; and Betty Dense and Blaine Miller, third in A and first in B.

• Jan. 10 — Ruth Sharpe and Fran Martin tied with Betty Jordan and Werner Wagner for first.

• Jan. 13 — Dave Murdock and Norma Kolmer, first; and Mary Smith and Fran Martin were second.

Dave Murdock , Ann Kent, Linda Stearns and Norma Kolmer attended a sectional tournament at Richardson, Texas, and placed first in Saturday Knock out game, attaining silver points.

Tahlequah Rock and Mineral Society

The Tahlequah Rock and Mineral Society will host its first meeting of the new year at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Armory Municipal Center, 201 E. Delaware, Tahlequah.

Note the meeting is not at the library. To attend, enter at the west door and the club will be in Room 2. Parking is on the west side across the street.

The club’s program will be “Looking Into the Micro World of Rocks and Fossils.” The club also will hold a business meeting.

The public is invited and refreshments will be served.

Information: (918) 284-5770.

Muskogee Friends

of the Library

The Muskogee Friends of the Library will meet at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Muskogee Public Library for the Books Sandwiched In program. The speaker will be Betsy Kirkley Edwards, who will be speaking about fairy tales based on the book Politically Correct Bedtime Stories by James Finn Garner.

Edwards grew up in Tulsa and graduated from the University of Tulsa. She lived in Chicago for 42 years where she graduated from McCormick Theological Seminary.

For 33 years she worked for the city of Chicago, where she specialized in developing emergency services programs and homeless services programs. She now makes Muskogee her home.

A sandwich lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m. with dessert and drink for $3. There will be a short business meeting with Susan Asquith presiding.

Everyone is welcome to the lunch and book review.