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May 2, 2013

Things to do – Benefits 05.03.13


— SPAGHETTI DINNER FUNDRAISER, 5:30 to 8 p.m. May 3, Okay Public Schools Cafeteria, Okay. Proceeds goes to help fund the trip for the twelve students that qualified to represent Oklahoma at the FCCLA National STAR Event competition in Nashville. Cost: Advance tickets, $5; at the door, $7.

ANNUAL MUSKOGEE CIVITAN CLUB SPRING GARAGE SALE, 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 3, Civitan Park. Proceeds will go to the club to help those with developmental disabilities.

COLORS OF SUMMER, the Salvation Army Auxiliary Fashion Show and Luncheon, 11:30 a.m. May 3, First Baptist Church, 111 S. Seventh St. Fashions are courtesy of Dillards and Bella Meas. Tickets: $12 and available at the Salvation Army, 700 Independence Ave.; and Bella Meas, 1601 E. Okmulgee Ave. Information: (918) 683-7764.

FORE-CHAR-I-TEE GOLF TOURNAMENT, 11 a.m. May 3, Muskogee Country Club. Presented by Service League of Muskogee. Mulligans, 50/50, “hole” games, and door prizes will be included. Live music by Reversing Radio. All proceeds will be distributed as scholarships to local high school graduates. Information: serviceleagueofmuskogee@gmail.com or any Service League Member. Limited number of entries available.

CANYON’S BENEFIT RIDE, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. May 4. There will be three starting sites, Myers Duren Harley Davidson, Tulsa; RT&T Cycles, Muskogee; Joey’s Custom Cycles, Pryor. $1,000 number run, $500 prize for closest 500. Chili cookoff at Copperhead, $5 a bowl. Donors: (918) 913-1579.

CHEROKEE COUNTY HUMANE SOCIETY AUCTION, 8:30 a.m. May 11, Tahlequah Community Building, 300 W. 1st St. uction items: Furniture, jewelry, pottery, crockery, Fenton and similar glass, enamel ware, vintage kitchen items, fishing gear, military pieces, cookbooks, quilts, old vases, advertising items, knives, lamps, working clean appliances, and art work. You can deliver small auction items to the HSCC Resale Shop, (918) 458-1147, 12:30 to 4:30 Tuesday through Saturday. For larger items, please call the shop first. You can also bring items to the Community Center after 4p.m. May 10 or before the Auction on Saturday.

JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT BENEFIT DAY, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. May 17, Wendy’s, 331 S. 32nd St. Ten percent of net sales will be donated to support Junior Achievement in Muskogee classrooms. Information: Brian Jackson, (918) 663-2156.

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 DAV 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.