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October 27, 2012

Club news 10.28.12

— Club news runs on Sundays. Deadline for club news is noon Wednesday.

Tenkiller Women’s Club

The Tenkiller Women’s Club will hold its November meeting at noon Nov. 14 at the Event Center at Tenkiller Lodge in Keys. The program will be a holiday style show presented by Dillard’s. Models will be TWC members. Lunch will be catered by the Humane Society at a cost of $10 per person. Reservations must be made by Nov. 12, by calling Sonja at (918) 316-6797.

All women are invited to attend and, if desired, become members. Members are reminded to bring non-perishable items for the Baptist Food Pantry.

McIntosh County Retired Educators

The McIntosh County Retired Educators met in the Jim Lucas Library in Checotah on Oct. 19 for the annual Legislative update. State Rep. Donnie Condit and State Rep. Jerry McPeak reported on the interim workshops they have been attending to get ready for the legislative term. They reported specifically on legislative activities regarding education and then answered questions from the group regarding the state questions that will be on the Nov. 6 ballot. The group enjoyed refreshments served by Imogene Duvall and Barbara Clark.

The next meeting will be Nov. 9 in the library. The Checotah Junior High Blue Notes vocal music group, with Instructor Brenda Nichols, will entertain the members. They will sing patriotic tunes to celebrate Veterans Day. A member of the OREA benefits group will be available to help members understand and attain benefits if needed.

All retired teachers and support personnel are invited to attend.

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:

• Oct. 17 — Sandra Cole and Santa McWilliams, first; and Grace Sweeney and Marialice Davis tied with Nay Byers and Bill Porter and Minnie Sheffield and Margie Ray for second.

• Oct. 19 — Linda Stearnes and Norma Kolmer, first; and Ann Kent and Alice Barham tied with Jane Lopes and Betty Jordan for second.

• Oct. 22 — Bonnie Jennings and Mary Smith, first; Dave Murdock and Linda Stearnes, second; and Ruth Sharpe and Betty Jordan and Werner Wagner and Mary Beyers tied for third.

The club will sponsor a silver point game on Nov. 5 and 11.

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