Submit calendar items and photos by mail or email. Please include your phone number. Email: email@example.com. Mail: Features, P.O. Box 1968, Muskogee 74402. Information: (918) 684-2922.
HERO (HELPING EVERYONE RECOVER AND OVERCOME) MEETING, 6:30 p.m. Thursdays, Christ Kingdom Builders Church, 1801 Baltimore Ave. Information: (918) 681-1817.
PTSD DISCUSSION GROUP, 1:30-2:30 p.m. Thursdays, Ark of Faith, 401 E. Broadway. Open to anyone with PTSD. Each month, they address one of the 12 symptoms.
VETERANS GUITAR CLASSES, 6:15-8:15 p.m. every Thursday (except on holidays), Ark of Faith, 401 E. Broadway. Taught by Steve House. Diversity inclusive. Guitars are donated. Complete the course to keep the guitar! Information: Sally, (918) 682-8411 after 10 a.m.
WARNER PUBLIC LIBRARY, story time for 3- and 4-year-olds, 10 a.m. Thursdays, 207 Eighth St., Warner. Information: (918) 463-2363.
LINE DANCING, 10-11:30 a.m. first, second, and fourth Thursdays of the month, 1-2:30 p.m. the third Thursday, Kiwanis Senior Citizens Center, 119 Spaulding Blvd. Free. Information: (918) 683-3572 or (918) 684-6310.
FORT GIBSON WOMEN'S CLUB MEETING, second Thursday each month. Formal meetings September through December. From June through August, they meet in various area restaurants to share ideas and for fellowship. New members always welcome. Information: Linda, (918) 686-3917; Judy, (918) 519-9840; Martha, (918) 478-3015; or Mary Jane, (918) 931-7953.
HONORING VETERANS LUNCH, noon to 1:05 p.m. Thursdays, Ark of Faith, 401 E. Broadway. Homemade church-prepared and restaurant-donated meals. No cost. Everyone is welcome.
INDIAN TACO LUNCH, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. the first Thursday of each month, D D Etchieson Indian United Methodist Church, 412 W. Seneca, Tahlequah, near the Methodist Home. Cost: $8 per person and includes dessert and drink. To-go orders available. Call (918) 772-5055 to place an order or to get information.
QUILTING B'S SEWING GROUP, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursdays, Cookson United Methodist Church, 21685 W. Cookson Bend Road, Cookson.
SAINT FRANCIS HOSPITAL MUSKOGEE STROKE SUPPORT GROUP, 4-5 p.m. third Thursday of each month, Saint Francis Hospital Muskogee Rehabilitation Dining Room, 300 Rockefeller Drive. Information: (918) 684-2420.
SAVE OUR WATER LAKE EUFAULA meets at 8 a.m. on the third Thursday of each month at Eufaula's First United Methodist Church, 220 S. Main St. Information: firstname.lastname@example.org.
TRINITY MASONIC LODGE #502 meets at 6:30 p.m. first Thursday of each month. Information: (918) 616-5306 or email@example.com.
CROSS MANIA, 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, Strictly Fitness. Information: (918) 683-2639.
MUSKOGEE RUNNING CLUB, 5:30 p.m. Thursdays, Indian Bowl. Free for all runners. Information: Martin Updike, firstname.lastname@example.org or (918) 577-1956.
AMAZING ANNUAL RUMMAGE SALE, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 8-9, Parish Hall at Grace Episcopal Church, 218 N. Sixth St. Come uptown for the Veterans Day parade and check out their Rummage Sale with electronics, furniture, clothing, shoes, linens, appliances, books, seasonal items and LOTS of “odds and ends!” All proceeds from this sale go to Grace Outreach, Assistance Programs and Margaret’s Garden Project. Grace is creating a memorial pocket garden, picnic area, green space and labyrinth on the corner of Sixth and Broadway for all Muskogee to use. Come find wonderful rummage treasures and help them continue to benefit Muskogee citizens with projects for the community. All are welcome at Grace.
CELEBRATE RECOVERY, 6 p.m. Fridays, New Hope Assembly of God, 110 W. 58th St. For transportation: (918) 351-5218 or (918) 348-0424.
FREE ADDICTIONS PROGRAM, 7 p.m. Fridays, Liberty Baptist Temple, 821 Gibson St. Free to all who are addicted to drugs, gambling, alcohol, cigarettes, immorality, or more. Information: (918) 682-9999.
FRATERNAL ORDER OF EAGLES #4042, 9 p.m. Fridays, 4090 Chandler Road. $5 for members and $7 for non-members.
PLUMB THEATRE CONCERTS, Fridays, Plumb Theatre, 5 1/2 miles east of Eufaula on Oklahoma 9 at Longtown. Plumb Theatre is a family-friendly theater with no smoking or alcohol allowed. Concessions available. Information/tickets: (918) 452-2020.
DANCE, 7-9 p.m. Fridays, Tahlequah Senior Citizens Center, 230 E. First St. Music by The High Mileage Band. Featuring classic country and 50s rock. Cost: $5 cover per person. Open to the public. Coffee and snacks provided. Come meet new friends and enjoy the fun. Information: (918) 456-0792; or (918) 530-2246.
CHRISTIAN COFFEEHOUSE, 8-11 p.m. Fridays, Ark of Faith, 401 E. Broadway. Coffeehouse encourages original works and offers a place to practice, share, learn and fellowship. Information: Sally, (918) 682-8411, after 10 a.m.
FROST ON THE PUMPKIN FESTIVAL, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 8 and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 9, First United Methodist Church, 600 E. Okmulgee Ave. Arts, crafts and vintage show. Free admission. Lunch and snacks for sale for fundraiser for youth group. Booths available. Information: (918) 869-6210.
MOTOR SPORTS MADNESS, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 15, 3-7 p.m. Nov. 16 and 3 p.m. Nov. 17, Muskogee Civic Center, 425 Boston St. Spectator admission starting at $15.
TAHLEQUAH COMMUNITY PLAYHOUSE 46th SEASON, Nov. 8-10, 15-17, "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night"; Feb. 14-16, 21-23, "Arsenic and Old Lace"; April 17-19, 24-26, "Drop Dead." All shows are dinner theater performances and are performed at the Tahlequah Armory Municipal Center, 100 N. Water Ave., Tahlequah. Tickets are available on www.tcpok.com (click on the tickets tab). Box office phone number is (918) 822-4440.
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: $6. Pancakes, sausage, eggs, biscuits, and gravy. Information: Tim Smith, (918) 577-8738.
ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT DAY BENEFIT BREAKFAST, 7-10 a.m., third Saturday of the month, Disabled American Veterans Chapter 7, 4815 W. Okmulgee Ave. Cost: $5, all you can eat. Menu: Eggs, sausage, biscuits, sausage gravy, pancakes, coffee, milk, juice and chocolate milk. Proceeds directly support local Disabled American Veterans and their families. Information: Melvin Francis, (918) 490-3134.
BENEFIT BREAKFAST, 7 to 9:30 a.m., first Saturday of each month at Porum Landing Fire Department, eight miles west of Porum on Texanna Road or nine miles east of U.S. 69 on Texanna Road. Breakfast will be Harry's biscuits with sausage gravy, scrambled eggs, hash browns, grits, coffee, and orange juice. Proceeds help fund emergency and medical emergency services offered by the Porum Landing Fire Department. Information: (918) 617-4743.
DOORWAYS OF HOPE, Saturdays, Central Baptist Church, 624 East Side Blvd. 5 p.m. meal, 6 p.m. big meeting, 7 p.m. small group meeting. For transportation: (918) 360-5061 or (918) 683-2946.
MUSKOGEE SWIM & FITNESS FAMILY SWIM, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays and 1-4:30 p.m. Sundays, Muskogee Swim & Fitness Center, 566 N. Sixth St. Cost: $3. Information: (918) 684-6304 or www.cityofmuskogee.com.
A NIGHT OF LOVE AND ROMANCE WITH SOUNDS OF AL GREEN AND DIANA ROSS BY WILLIAM GILL AND BERNADETTE HAYES, 6:30 p.m. dinner and 7:30 p.m. concert Nov. 9, Legacy On Main Street, 224 Main Street, Eufaula. Dinner/concert: $45. Concert only: $25. Advance purchase required. Purchase tickets at www.LegacyOnMainStreet.com or at Our Favorite Place, 127 N. Main St., Eufaula.
PLUMB PURE COUNTRY, 7 p.m. Saturdays, Plumb Theatre, 5 1/2 miles east of Eufaula on Oklahoma 9 at Longtown. Doors open at 6 p.m. Plumb Theatre is a family-friendly theater with no smoking or alcohol allowed. Concessions available. Information/tickets: (918) 452-2020 or (918) 360-9359.
AMERICAN LEGION POST 15 SATURDAY NIGHT DANCE, 7 p.m. Saturdays, American Legion Post 15, 40th and Broadway. Must be 21 or older. No smoking. Line dancing, two-step, waltz. Live music. Information: (918) 310-9145.
13th ANNUAL PATIENT AND COMMUNITY APPRECIATION DAY, 10 a.m.-noon Nov. 16, CCOM Medical Group, 350 S. 40th St. Free event for all who wish to attend. Presentations by Dr. Edith Lubin and Jo Ann Sturgeon, CNP, door prizes, refreshments, blood sugar and blood pressure checks, meet and greet CCOM new providers. Information: (918) 683-0753.
35th ANNUAL MISS MERRY CHRISTMAS PAGEANT, Nov. 23, Roxy Theatre. The pageant is open to girls from birth to 18 years. Everyone that enters will receive a crown. Information: Pageant Director, Debbie Morgan Breedlove, (918) 360-6886.
BREAKFAST AT GRACE, 8-10 a.m. third Saturday of each month, Grace Episcopal Church Parish Hall, 218 N. Sixth St. A breakfast meal will be provided and a sack lunch for those who attend Breakfast at Grace. There is no charge for the meals. All are welcome at Grace.
MOTORCYCLE DINNER RUN, 5 p.m. Saturdays, weather permitting. Everyone is welcome. Dinner afterward. For meeting location, call Steve Hill, (918) 441-1352 or Lorraine Hill, (918) 913-1690.
POP UP SHOPS DOWNTOWN FESTIVAL, Third Saturday of every month, Eufaula. Information: (918) 605-7405.
SECOND ANNUAL MUSICAL MAKE JOYFUL NOISE, 3 p.m. Nov. 9, All Nations Seventh Day Adventist, 1192 S. Haskell Blvd. Celebration of God's love with music and fellowship. Refreshments will be served following the service. They need your musical talent. If you or someone at your organization would like to participate in the program, text Alisha Watson, (918) 951-1563 or email at email@example.com.
HEART HEALTHY COOKING CLASS, 4 to 6 p.m. Sundays, Berean Seventh-day Adventist Church, 622 W. Southside Blvd. Class is free. Information: (404) 438-6645.
JAM SESSIONS, 4 p.m. (music starts at 5 p.m.) Sundays, Down Home Blues Club, 701 D.C. Minner St., Rentiesville. Information: (918) 855-0978.
LIVE REINDEER AT HONOR HEIGHTS PARK, 5:30-9 p.m. Dec. 15, Papilion Event Lawn. Cost: $3 for adults/$2 for children. Photo ops with Santa’s reindeer and antique sleigh, Santa and Mrs. Claus, holiday art activity for kids and concessions available.