MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

November 8, 2012

THINGS TO DO — Benefits 11.09.12


— 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.

UNITED METHODIST WOMEN ANNUAL SPAGHETTI DINNER, 4 to 7 p.m. Nov. 11, First United Methodist Church’s Christian Living Center, 308 Church St., Wagoner. Cost: $7 for adults and $3 for children under 12. Meal includes spaghetti, salad, bread, drink, and dessert. There will be a silent auction with items ranging from baskets to donations by individuals and merchants from the community. The silent auction ends at 6:30 p.m. This function is the only major fundraiser for the UMW organization and all proceeds go to provide help to a vast number of missions locally, throughout the U.S, and the world.

MUSKOGEE CHAPTER OF KOREAN WAR VETERANS FIFTH ANNUAL GIVEAWAY, 7 a.m. Nov. 23, Kmart. The group will be giving away a $500 gift certificate good at both Kmart and Sears. There will be a $1 donation per ticket, or six for $5. Drawing will be held at 1 p.m. The money will be used to help all veterans and their families. Information: (918) 869-6803.