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June 27, 2013

Things to do - Events 06.28.13


— MUSKOGEE FARMERS’ MARKET, 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays and 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesdays through October, Muskogee Civic Center. Local growers will offer a wide variety of vegetables, herbs and garden plants; plus eggs, grass-fed beef, tamales, burritos and hot dogs. Other vendors will have hand-made crafts, candles, soaps, natural body care products, pet treats and more, and new at the market this year will be fresh-brewed coffee, yogurt parfaits and homemade granola from The Bite.

TRADER DAYS, second Saturday of each month, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Semore Park, Wagoner. Participants can buy/sell anything except animals, fowl, guns, weapons or alcohol. No entry fee. Participants responsible for own tables and chairs. Information: John French, (918) 485-4917 or Paula Templeton, (918) 557-2193.

SUMMER MOVIES, 7 p.m. Thursdays, The Roxy Theater. $2 charge per person, concessions available. No movie July 4. Information: (918) 684-6363.

RIVER CITY PLAYERS, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday, Saturday and 2 p.m. Saturday, through Aug. 3, NSU Playhouse, Tahlequah. The lineup: Thursdays, We Love the 80s; Fridays, Guitars and Cadillacs; Saturday afternoons, At the Hop; Saturday evenings, We Love the 80s. Admission: Adults, $12; NSU Alumni/Staff, $10; Seniors/Groups of 12 or more, $8; Students, $6. Information and tickets: (918) 458-2075.

THOMAS-FOREMAN HISTORIC HOME TOURS, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays. Admission is $2 for adults, $1 for students. Information: (918) 686-6624 or www.3riversmuseum.com.

MOTORCYCLE DINNER RUN, 5 p.m. Saturdays, weather permitting. Everyone is welcome to meet for a ride and have dinner. For the meeting location, call Steve Hill, (918) 441-1352 or Lorraine Hill, (918) 913-1690.

ORIENTAL LODGE #430 meets at 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays.

VETERANS JOB CLUB, fourth Wednesday of each month, 10 a.m., Muskogee Workforce Office.

POOL LEAGUES, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, VFW. 8-Ball Tuesday, BCA Wednesday, 9-Ball Thursday, Friday 8-Ball Tournament. Every second and fourth Saturday is Scotch Doubles. Information: (918) 683-5230.

SAVE OUR WATER LAKE EUFAULA meets at 8 a.m. on the third Thursday of each month at the Eufaula First United Methodist Church, 220 South Main St. Information: donledgar@aol.com.

INDIAN TACO DINNER, 5 to 9:30 p.m. the first Saturday of the month, Okay Senior Center, Okay. The menu: Indian tacos, dessert, and a drink. There will also be music and fellowship. Cost: $5. Information: Ray Dodgin, (918) 360-1235.

BINGO NIGHT, American Legion Post 15, 5:30 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays and 7 p.m. main session on Thursdays.

FREE SOUP KITCHEN, open from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Seventh-day Adventist, 170 N. Country Club Road. Donations welcome. Information: (918) 682-5602.

KIDSFEST, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 29-30, Woolaroc, Bartlesville. Two stages will be set up on the grounds that will feature special acts that kids and parents will both enjoy including the popular country singing group The Herrold Sisters. Michael King and his “One Man Circus” will perform both days along with arts and crafts, children’s games and much more. Once again, the main campus of Woolaroc will transform into a magical children’s wonderland. Cost: $10 for adults, $8 for adults 65+ and children 11 and under. Information: (918) 336-0307 ext. 14.

BURGERS AND ICE CREAM, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 4 at Porum Landing Fire Station, 5 1/2 miles west of Porum on Texanna Road. Proceeds benefit the all-volunteer fire station.

BLUEFISH SHOW, 6 to 9:30 p.m. July 4, the baseball fields in Checotah. City of Checotah’s 4th of July celebration.

KOREAN WAR FILM FESTIVAL, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 26, VFW #474, 3811 W. Okmulgee. Free coffee and donuts until noon and then hot dogs and chips. Limited to the first 50 guests, children must be accompanied by an adult. Free admission. Information: Bill, (918) 869-6803.

END OF SUMMER GARAGE SALE, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. August 2 and 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. August 3 at the Civic Center. Booth rental is $35 for an 8x10 space. You can pick up your application at the Civic Center or by calling (918) 684-6363.