Submit calendar items and photos by mail or email. Please include your phone number. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Mail: Features, P.O. Box 1968, Muskogee 74402. Information: (918) 684-2922.
FINE ARTS GALLERY, Muskogee Art Guild, 211 W. Broadway. Framed works are for sale and the building is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. The work is changed out every two months. Member-created jewelry and sculpture are displayed.
MUSKOGEE SHUTTERBUG CAMERA CLUB meets at 6:30 p.m. on the second Tuesday of every month, Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame. Each meeting includes photography education and the previous month's competition results. All levels of photographic experience are welcome. Information: muskogeeshutterbugs.com.
OPEN STUDIO, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, Muskogee Art Guild, 211 W. Broadway. Artists who are 16 or older who want to create and enjoy the company of other artists are welcome. There is no charge. Bring your own supplies and projects. Instruction is available for beginners.
AL-ANON MEETINGS, noon Tuesdays, St. Paul United Methodist Church, 2130 W. Okmulgee Ave.; 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays, Grace Episcopal Church, 218 N. Sixth St.
CELEBRATE RECOVERY, 10:30-11:30 a.m. every Tuesday, in the Ark of Faith back office. Call Joe Kovac, (918) 682-2893 or sign up online at www.arkoffaith.org.
DIABETES CLASS, 6:30 p.m. on the second Tuesday of the month, Gaddy Drug. The topic, Sweet Spot, will include diabetes medications and weight loss and will have a workbook. Information and reservations: (918) 682-5584.
FALL PM SWIM LESSONS, Session 1, 5:30-6 p.m. and 6-6:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays through Oct. 3; 5:30-6 p.m. and 6-6:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays from Oct. 8-Nov. 7 (taking a break the week of Halloween); 5:30-6 p.m. and 6-6:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays from Nov. 12-Dec. 12 (taking a break the week of Thanksgiving), Muskogee Swim & Fitness Center, 566 N. Sixth St. Information: (918) 684-6304 or www.cityofmuskogee.com.
GED CLASSES, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday and 5:30 to 8 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays, Arrowhead Mall next to BancFirst. Free classes, sponsored by Union Public Schools. Information: (918) 681-4199.
GYMNASTICS, Beginners, 3:45 to 4:45 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays; Intermediate, 3:45 p.m. Mondays, and 4:45 p.m. Tuesdays; Advanced, 4:45 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays, Fort Gibson Intermediate Elementary School old gym. Pre-registration is 4 p.m. Thursday at the IES old gym. Cost is $25 for weekly classes and $40 for twice-weekly sessions. Sessions run for four weeks. Information: Desi, (918) 478-4981.
MUSKOGEE SHARKS SWIM TEAM TRYOUTS, 6-6:45 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Muskogee Swim & Fitness Center, 566 N. Sixth St. A youth recreation and a USA competitive swim team is available year-round. Cost: $120 per season and an additional $73 for USA. Information: (918) 684-6304 or www.cityofmuskogee.com.
OVERCOMERS RECOVERY SUPPORT PROGRAM, 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays. Faith-based teaching by G5 Outreach Ministries using a 90-day workbook. For people of all backgrounds to help addictions of drugs, alcohol, gambling, codependency issues, eating disorders, sex addictions, violence, and criminal behaviors. Information: (918) 681-4050.
REVERSING DIABETES, 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesdays starting Oct. 1, Muskogee Public Library. Instructors: Tami Milligan, MSN-RN; and Ken Adams, P.A. Free. Six weekly sessions. Pre-register: (231) 884-2788.
TAKE OFF POUNDS SENSIBLY (TOPS 0618) MUSKOGEE, 5:30-7 p.m. Tuesdays, Presbyterian Church of Muskogee, 2000 E. Haskell Blvd. Come see us. Come join us. Information: (918) 876-7245.
WALK WITH EASE, Oct. 8, Okay Area Senior Center. Free for all seniors. Information: (918) 779-7367.
BEGINNERS LINE DANCING, 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesdays, Kiwanis Senior Citizens Center, 119 Spaulding Blvd. Free to everyone. Information: (918) 683-3572.
AMERICAN LEGION POST 15, 9 a.m.-noon Tuesdays through Thursdays, 4021 W. Broadway. All veterans and families are invited. Post members and veterans are encouraged to visit as they are able. Coffee will be available to guests. For the health and comfort of all, there will be no use of any tobacco products and no alcohol consumption. Information: (918) 616-8756, between 9:30 a.m.- 6 p.m.
AMERICAN LEGION POST 241, Dinner at 6:30 p.m. and meeting at 7 p.m. first Tuesday of every month, Batfish-Muskogee War Memorial Park, 3500 Batfish Road. Information: (918) 464-2981.
BINGO AND LUNCH, Complimentary meal served at 11:30 a.m. the first Tuesday of each month, followed by a free bingo session at the Porum Landing Fire Department, eight miles west of Porum on Texanna Road or nine miles east of U.S. 69 on Texanna Road. Meals also will be served on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month. Blood pressure and glucose testing will be available at 10:45 a.m. Information: (918) 617-4743.
MOVIES AT THE ROXY, Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and movies start at 7 p.m. Tuesdays, The Roxy Theater, 220 W. Okmulgee Ave. Lineup: Sept. 17, Free Movie Night. Come out and see a film by independent film makers, presented by the BareBones Film Society. Concessions will be available. Debit/credit cards accepted. Information: (918) 684-6366.
ORIENTAL MASONIC LODGE #430 meets at 6:30 p.m. first Tuesday of each month. Information: (918) 616-5306 or email@example.com.
POOL LEAGUES, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, VFW, 3811 W. Okmulgee Ave. 8-Ball on Tuesday, BCA on Wednesday, 9-Ball on Thursday, 8-Ball tournament on Friday. Scotch doubles every second and fourth Saturday. Information: (918) 683-5230.
RED HAT SOCIETY, 6 p.m. first Tuesday of the month at Cowboys. Information: Gracie Cox, (918) 683-0528.
ZUMBA WITH RACHEL MEINERSHAGEN, 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Strictly Fitness. Information: (918) 683-2639.
CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP, 1 p.m. on the last Wednesday of every month, First Baptist Church Parlor Room, 111 S. Seventh St. All caregivers welcome. Feel free to come and share. Information: Stacy Williamson, Caregiver Director, (918) 913-9585 or (918) 682-7891.
LINE DANCING LESSONS, 7-9 p.m. Wednesdays, Hatbox Dance Building, 540 S. 40th St. Beginners to intermediate. Cost: $5 per person. No alcohol or smoking allowed. All ages welcome. Information: Stephanie Tippie, (918) 869-8544.
MUSKOGEE BREAKFAST OPTIMIST CLUB, 7-7:30 a.m. Wednesdays, Catfish Ranch, South 69 Highway. Gather and have breakfast 6:30-7 a.m. New members welcome. Information: (918) 625-8501.
MUSKOGEE FARMERS' MARKET, 8 a.m.-noon Wednesdays, Muskogee Civic Center, 425 Boston St.
VETERANS JOB CLUB, meets fourth Wednesday of each month, 10 a.m., Muskogee Workforce Office.