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May 1, 2014

THINGS TO DO — Events 05.02.14

MUSKOGEE FARMERS’ MARKET, 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesdays beginning May 7, Market Square, in front of the Muskogee Civic Center. Local produce, plants, eggs, meat, crafts, body care products, ready-to-eat foods and much more.

AZALEA FESTIVAL TULIPS IN THE GARDEN, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, The Papilion at Honor Heights Park. Cost: Adults $3; Children, seniors and military $2. The lineup: Teaching Garden and Georgia-Pacific Butterfly House opening weekend, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 11; special event 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. May 12, mothers get in free.

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

CHRISTIAN COFFEEHOUSE, 8 to 11 p.m. Fridays, Ark of Faith, 401 E. Broadway. Refreshments and fellowship with a set time for audience participation. Audience participation includes sharing a song, poem, dance or skit. The lineup: Today, Jeremy and Jennifer Jones and Sharee Stokes Wells; May 9, Randy and Pamela Baumann.

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE PREVENTION NETWORK, noon, first Tuesday of every month at Studio Broadway, 213 W. Broadway. Anyone interested in finding strategies to reduce the statistics of Domestic Violence in the greater Muskogee area.

GOSPEL MUSIC NIGHT, 6 to 9 p.m. the first Saturday of the month, Okay Senior Center, Okay. Free live music. April guest: Crystal River. Concessions available. Information: (918) 360-1968.

INDIE MOVIE NIGHTS, 6 p.m. Tuesdays, Studio Broadway. Concessions available. Script-2-Screen movie making tips and cast and crew calls for Independent movie productions. Cost: $5. Information: (918) 616-0166.

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.

MUSKOGEE PATRIOT TOWNHALL MEETINGS, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on the first Thursday of each month, Muskogee Public Library. This is a citizen education opportunity to hear experts share their knowledge and experience in preparation for upcoming elections 2014, 2016. Information (918) 577-6352.

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

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 S. Main St. Information: donledgar@aol.com.

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.

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

SALVATION ARMY WOMEN’S AUXILIARY FASHION SHOW AND LUNCHEON, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. today, First Baptist Church. Cost: $15. Tickets available from any member of the Women’s Auxiliary. Information: (918) 682-6890.

12TH ANNUAL RAILROAD DAY, 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 3, Three Rivers Museum. No admission for event. Model train layouts and railroad exhibits throughout museum. Information: (918) 686-6624.

CRAWFISH AND SHRIMP BOIL, 11 a.m. May 3, Homeland on York and Chandler. Selling ribs and turkey legs, and pony rides for children. Information: (918) 686-6730.

BOOK SIGNING, 1 to 3 p.m. May 3, Hastings Entertainment. Authors Annie Perkins and David Marshall will be on hand to sign and sell copies of their books.

BOOK SIGNING, 1 to 3 p.m. May 10, Hastings Entertainment. Author Honey Reese will be on hand to sign copies of his book.

SHOW BIZ DANCE RECITAL, “Hollywood Movies, Saturday Matinee,” 4 p.m. May 10, Muskogee Fine Arts Auditorium. The recital is free and open to the public.

S4 ARCHERY SHOOT, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 10, Stilwell. Walk through fun range available. Special prizes for mothers. Three novelty shoots. Cost: $10 per shooter. Children 10 and under shoot free. Information: (918) 575-8080.

CRUIS’N ANGELS CARE CLUB AND BANCFIRST POKER RUN, 7 p.m. May 16, starting at the Sonic on York and Chandler. Cash awards. Information: (918) 441-2755.

16TH ANNUAL CRUIS’N ANGELS AND BANCFIRST CAR, TRUCK AND MOTORCYCLE SHOW, May 17, Columbus and 5th Streets. Registration from 8 a.m. to noon, cost: $15. No cost for spectators. Trophies and cash prizes for participants. Information: (918) 441-2755.

RINGLING BROTHERS AND BARNUM AND BAILEY LEGENDS, May 31 and June 1, BOk Center. Tickets are available at the BOk Center, all ticket outlets and at www.BOkcenter.com or by calling (866) 726-5287.

MUD STOCK 2014 VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT, June 13 and 14, Love-Hatbox Sports Complex. This year will feature a competitive bracket and a recreational bracket. Cost: Recreational, $300 per team; competitive, $500 per team. Information: mudstock.org or (918) 682-2841 ext. 222.

DODGEBRAWL AND LIVE GREAT 918, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 19, BOk Center, Tulsa. Information: (918) 894-4268 or bsmith@smgtulsa.com.

A NIGHT IN THE TROPICS, 6 p.m. June 21, Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame. A fundraiser benefiting the Kelly B. Todd Cerebral Palsy and Neuro-Muscular Center. The menu: Whole roasted hog; a variety of island side dishes and tropical drinks. Dancing will be led by Randy McBride. Silent and live auctions available. Seating is limited. Information and reservations: (918) 683-4621.

THIRD ANNUAL IN-KIND POW-WOW, 2 to 11 p.m. June 28, Bacone College. Information and donations: (918) 682-2586.

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