MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

October 24, 2013

THINGS TO DO — Benefits


— BAZAAR AND BAKE SALE, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 26, Porum Landing Fire Station on Texanna Road. Lunch available. Proceeds benefit Porum Landing Fire Department Auxiliary.

INDIAN FRY BREAD COOK-OFF, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 2, Muscogee Creek Nation Casino, 3420 W. Peak Blvd. Proceeds to benefit the Murrow Indian Children’s Home. Entry fee is $25. Information: (918) 682-2586.

VETERANS MEMORIAL RUN, 8 a.m. Nov. 9, at the Civic Center. Proceeds benefit the Sadler Arts Academy seventh and eighth grade, and 20 percent of the proceeds will go to purchasing a memorial for Muskogee County veterans. Information: (918) 360-6588.

ROUGHER RESTAURANT CRAWL, 6 to 9 p.m. Nov. 14. Event proceeds benefit the Junior Achievement program in Muskogee. The first stop is at St. Joseph Catholic Church for appetizers by Muskogee’s Momma C, Cassandra Gaines, the second stop will be Jimmy’s Egg for entree, and Dessert Girl’s Bakery Cafe for dessert. The event will start at the NSU Muskogee Campus East parking, where transportation will be provided. Tickets are $25 and limited to 50 and can be purchased at Armstrong Bank, 1215 W. Okmulgee Ave.

ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT BREAKFAST, 7-10 a.m., first Saturday of the month, American Legion Post 20, 201 Railroad and Walnut streets, Fort Gibson. Cost: $5. Information: Tim Smith, (918) 577-8738.

ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT DAY BENEFIT BREAKFAST, 7 to 10 a.m., third Saturday of the month, Disabled American Veterans Chapter 7, 4815 W. Okmulgee Ave. Cost: $5, adults; $2, children under 12. Menu: Eggs, sausage, biscuits, gravy, pancakes, coffee, milk and juice. Proceeds directly support local Disabled American Veterans and their families.