MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

February 13, 2014

THINGS TO DO — Benefits 02.14.14


— 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.

AN EVENING WITH CHEF SYDNEY, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Feb. 15, Muskogee Civic Center. Event features exquisite dining, live entertainment and dancing. Tickets: $20 per person or $35 per couple. Proceeds benefit ICAN Family Center, a nonprofit serving children.

SPAGHETTI DINNER, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 15, Checotah Masonic Lodge. Proceeds benefit Relay For Life of McIntosh County. Cost: $5. Information: Samantha Nester, (918) 617-4211.

UKB BENEFIT GOURD DANCE, noon to 7 p.m. Feb. 15, UKB Tribal Complex, Tahlequah. There will be 50/50 raffles and concessions. The dance benefits the Veteran’s

McINTOSH COUNTY RELAY FOR LIFE MEETING, 6 to 7:30 p.m. Feb. 18, Checotah First United Methodist Church. Information: Samantha Nester, (918) 617-4211 or snester.rflmc@yahoo.com.

PANCAKE DAY, hosted by Muskogee Noon Lions Club for 50 years, 6 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 5, Muskogee Civic Center. Cost: $5 for all you can eat pancakes, sausage and drinks. Proceeds benefit sight conservation for those in need of eye exams and glasses, Parkview School, Muskogee County 4-H Club, scholarships for Parkview, Muskogee and Hilldale students, and several other non-profit organizations like Ark of Faith and the Kelly B. Todd Cerebral Palsy and Neuromuscular Center. Tickets are available from any Noon Lions Club member or at the door. Muskogee Noon Lions Club has been serving the community for 98 years.