Nichols Elementary School - The school will host a family math night from 6 to 7 p.m. for students and parents. A short PTO meeting will follow.

Miami A.F.&A.M. No. 140 - Regular communication will be held at 7:30 p.m. at the lodge.

Miami Rotary Club - Members will meet at noon Ball Room at the Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College.

Miami Kiwanis Club - The members will meet at noon at Quizno's on Main Street in Miami.

Miami Senior Center - The center will have Bingo from 7 to 9 p.m. For more information, call 542-5252.

Alcoholics Anonymous - High Nooners members will meet at noon in the fellowship hall at the First United Methodist Church, 200 B St. NW in Miami. This is an open meeting. For more information, call Miles Price at 542-9405 or 541-4392.

Northwest Baptist Church - The church will host women's night out at 6 p.m. at 1030 H NW in Miami. For more information, call 542-4736.

Wednesday, Oct. 15

Dobson Museum - The museum is open from 1 to 4 p.m. It is located at 110 A SW in Miami.

Welch United Methodist Church- The Welch United Methodist Church has a free clothes closet open from 1 to 4 p.m. For more information, call 788-3276, 788-3362 or 788-3519.

Thursday, Oct. 16

Animal Welfare Society - Members will open the Adoption Center at 501 East Central, across from the railroad tracks, from 1 to 6 p.m. for adoption of AWS animals and available animals from the Miami Animial Shelter.

Miami Public Library - “Let's Talk About It, Oklahoma” will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the library. For more information or to sign up, call the library at 541-2292.

Miami Area Chamber of Commerce - A business connection luncheon will be held at 11:45 a.m. in the NEO A&M Student Union ballroom. A State of the County address will be given by the Ottawa County Commissioners. Admission is $9 for chamber members and $12 for non-chamber members.

Area Schools - Schools closed today and Friday for fall break include Afton, Commerce, Fairland, Miami, Mount Olive Lutheran, Picher-Cardin, Quapaw, Welch and Wyandotte.

Pilot Club of Miami - Founder's Day program will be at noon at Pizza Hut in Miami.

Afton Senior Citizens - The senior citizens will have games and pool playing from 5 to 9:30 p.m. at the Afton Senior Citizens' Community Center.

Gamblers Anonymous - The group will meet at 8 p.m. at the Inter-Tribal Center, 101 S. Main, Miami. Enter through the back door. For more information, call 542-5543.

Narcotics Anonymous - There will be an open meeting at 8 p.m. at the Inter-Tribal Center. Enter through the back door.

Miami Workforce - Miami Workforce will have the state's new Career Readiness Credential (CRC) classes from 9 a.m. to noon at the 121 N. Main in Miami.

Picher Mining Field Reunion Committee of the Miners Museum Board - The committee will have open discussion at 6 p.m. at the Picher Community Center.

Caregiver Support Group - The group will meet at 10:30 a.m. at the Miami Senior Citizen Center at 2104 Denver Harman Dr. For more information, call Dari Ann Hunnicutt at 1-800-256-2539, ext. 253, or Patricia Parret at 1-800-482-4594, ext. 12.

Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS) -The members will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Grove. For more information, visit website www.mopsofgrove@yahoo.com.

Friday, Oct. 17

Dobson Museum - The museum is open from 1 to 4 p.m. It is located at 110 A SW in Miami.

Miami Noon Lions Club - The members will meet at noon in the Blue and Gold Room at Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College in Miami.

Area Schools - Schools closed today and Friday for fall break include Afton, Commerce, Fairland, Miami, Mount Olive Lutheran, Picher-Cardin, Quapaw, Welch and Wyandotte.

Ottawa County Retired Educators - Members will meet at 1:30 p.m. at the Senior Center in Miami.

Northeastern Tribal Health System - NTHS is holding an adult flu shot clinic from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Established NTHS patients only, are eligible.

Alcoholics Anonymous - There will be an open meeting at 8 p.m. at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Miami.

Al-Anon - The group will meet at 8 p.m. at the Sacred Heart Church, 2515 N. Main St. in Miami.

Saturday, Oct. 18

Animal Welfare Society - Members will open the Adoption Center at 501 East Central, across from the railroad tracks, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for adoption of AWS animals and some fostered animals.

American Legion Post 147 Dance - The public is invited to attend the dance at 7 p.m. at the hall. No smoking and no alcohol. Admission is $3.50 each.

Town of Welch - The town of Welch is hosting Harvest Days. Everyone is invited.

Grove Senior Citizens Center - The center will have a jam session from 7 to 9:30 p.m. at 145 E. O'Daniel Parkway in Grove. Bring a musical instrument. Refreshments are served. Everything is free of charge.

Commerce Lawnmower Races - Commerce will have lawnmower races at 6 p.m. on the old football field in Commerce at 4th and N. Walnut. Admission is $4, children under 12 are free. All proceeds go toward playground equipment for Commerce Parks.

**Grand Lake Audubon Society - The members will car pool from Grove Wal-mart parking lot at 5:15 p.m. Eat dinner at 5:30 p.m. at Indian Hills Restaurant in Bernice and Owl Watch at the Bernice State Park. For more information, call Carole at 257-8768.

Sunday, Oct. 19

Dobson Museum - The museum is open from 1 to 4 p.m. It is located at 110 A SW in Miami.

Rebel Car Club - The group will have its 20th annual car and truck show in Twin Bridges State Park . Registration fee is $10. Dash plaques, door prizes, 50/50 pot and cash prizes for participants. For more information, contact Delmer at 542-9693 or Chet at 542-8002.

Monday, Oct. 20

Animal Welfare Society - Members will accept surrendered animals at the Adoption Center at 501 East Central, across from the railroad tracks, from 3 to 6 p.m. for small fee. It is the only day of the week animals will be accepted.

Ottawa County Genealogy Society - Members will meet at 6:30 p.m. on the second floor of the Miami Public Library.

Mount Zion Baptist Church -The church will hold its annual fall fest at 6 p.m. There will be a weinie roast, games, contests and lots of candy. Pastor Charles Pugh invites the entire community.

Miami Youth Drama Club - Members will meet at 3:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 1410 Veterans Blvd. Bus pick-up is available at Will Rogers School at 3:20 p.m. For more information, call 542-3388.

Freedom Group Narcotics Anonymous - The group will meet at 7 p.m. at the Apostolic Assembly Church, 130 A St. NE in Miami. Members should enter through the door marked "office." For more information, call Max at 542-6961 or 533-2879.

Tuesday, Oct. 21

Miami Rotary Club - Members will meet at noon in the Ballroom at Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College.

Miami Kiwanis Club - The members will meet at noon at Quizno's on Main Street in Miami.

Alcoholics Anonymous - High Nooners members will meet at noon in the fellowship hall at the First United Methodist Church, 200 B St. NW in Miami. This is an open meeting. For more information, call Miles Price at 542-9405 or 541-4392.

Will Rogers Middle School Show Choir - Members will wait tables from 5 to 8 p.m. at Pizza Inn in Miami. Proceeds will go to help with the cost of their New York City trip to Broadway.

Wednesday, Oct. 22

Dobson Museum - The museum is open from 1 to 4 p.m. It is located at 110 A SW in Miami.

Business Professional Women - Members will meet for prayer breakfast at 7 a.m. in the ballroom at Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College.

Thursday, Oct. 23

Animal Welfare Society - Members will open the Adoption Center at 501 East Central, across from the railroad tracks, from 1 to 6 p.m. for adoption of AWS animals and available animals from the Miami Animial Shelter.

Afton Senior Citizens - The senior citizens will have games and pool playing from 5 to 9:30 p.m. at the Afton Senior Citizens' Community Center.

Gamblers Anonymous - The group will meet at 8 p.m. at the Inter-Tribal Center, 101 S. Main, Miami. Enter through the back door. For more information, call 542-5543.

Narcotics Anonymous - There will be an open meeting at 8 p.m. at the Inter-Tribal Center. Enter through the back door.

Miami Workforce - Miami Workforce will have the state's new Career Readiness Credential (CRC) classes from 9 a.m. to noon at the 121 N. Main in Miami.

Pilot Club of Miami - Business meeting will be at noon at the Pizza Hut in Miami.

Friday, Oct. 24

Miami High School - Students will perform the stage version of “High School Musical” at 7:30 p.m. at the Coleman Theatre.

Dobson Museum - The museum is open from 1 to 4 p.m. It is located at 110 A SW in Miami.

Miami Noon Lions Club - The members will meet at noon in the Blue and Gold Room at Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College in Miami.

Aurora Community Center - The center will have country, western, bluegrass and gospel music at 7 p.m in Aurora, S. of Fairland. For more information, call 542-4981 or 676-3142.

Alcoholics Anonymous - There will be an open meeting at 8 p.m. at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Miami.

Al-Anon - The group will meet at 8 p.m. at the Sacred Heart Church, 2515 N. Main St. in Miami.

Saturday, Oct. 25

Miami High School - Students will perform the stage version of “High School Musical” at 2 and 7:30 p.m. at the Coleman Theatre.

Animal Welfare Society - Members will open the Adoption Center at 501 East Central, across from the railroad tracks, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for adoption of AWS animals and some fostered animals.

American Legion Post 147 Dance - The public is invited to attend the dance at 7 p.m. at the hall. No smoking and no alcohol. Admission is $3.50 each.

Grove Senior Citizens Center - The center will have a jam session from 7 to 9:30 p.m. at 145 E. O'Daniel Parkway in Grove. Bring a musical instrument. Refreshments are served. Everything is free of charge.

First United Methodist Church, Baxter Springs, Kan. - The church will hold its 17th annual pig roast from 4 to 7 p.m. at 1310 E. Ave. in Baxter Springs. Adults $7.50 and children,12 and under, $4. Everyone is invited.

Joplin Family Worship Center - The center is having a Revolution Uprising: Four State Area Women from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Joplin Family Worship Center, 5290 E. 7th St. Cost is $10 or a bag with child related items. To register, call Pamela Corkle at 417-621-8732 or Amber Johnson at 417-850-8088.

Green Country Square Dance Club - The club will meet at 7:30 p.m. at the Civic Center at 18th and Main in Grove.

Sunday, Oct. 26

Miami High School - Students will perform the stage version of “High School Musical” at 2:30 p.m. at the Coleman Theatre.

Dobson Museum - The museum is open from 1 to 4 p.m. It is located at 110 A SW in Miami.

Monday, Oct. 27

Animal Welfare Society - Members will accept surrendered animals at the Adoption Center at 501 East Central, across from the railroad tracks, from 3 to 6 p.m. for small fee. It is the only day of the week animals will be accepted.

American Legion Post No. 147 - Members will meet at noon at the hall.

Miami Youth Drama Club - Members will meet at 3:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 1410 Veterans Blvd. Bus pick-up is available at Will Rogers School at 3:20 p.m. For more information, call 542-3388.

Freedom Group Narcotics Anonymous - The group will meet at 7 p.m. at the Apostolic Assembly Church, 130 A St. NE in Miami. Members should enter through the door marked "office." For more information, call Max at 542-6961 or 533-2879.

Tuesday, Oct. 28

Miami A.F.&A.M. No. 140 - Regular communication will be held at 7:30 p.m. at the lodge.

Miami Kiwanis Club - The members will meet at noon at Quizno's on Main Street in Miami.

Miami Rotary Club - Members will meet at noon in the Blue and Gold Room at the Carter Student Union of Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College.

Alcoholics Anonymous - High Nooners members will meet at noon in the fellowship hall at the First United Methodist Church, 200 B St. NW in Miami. This is an open meeting. For more information, call Miles Price at 542-9405 or 541-4392.

Miami High School Booster Club - Members will meet at 7 p.m. in the Library at the Miami High School.

Wednesday, Oct. 29

Dobson Museum - The museum is open from 1 to 4 p.m. It is located at 110 A SW in Miami

Business Professional Women - Members will meet for the program at 5:30 p.m. at the Boulevard Grill, 2227 E. Steve Owens.

Thursday, Oct. 30

Animal Welfare Society - Members will open the Adoption Center at 501 East Central, across from the railroad tracks, from 1 to 6 p.m. for adoption of AWS animals and available animals from the Miami Animial Shelter.

Afton Senior Citizens - The senior citizens will have games and pool playing from 5 to 9:30 p.m. at the Afton Senior Citizens' Community Center.

Miami Workforce - Miami Workforce will have the state's new Career Readiness Credential (CRC) classes from 9 a.m. to noon at the 121 N. Main in Miami.

Gamblers Anonymous - The group will meet at 8 p.m. at the Inter-Tribal Center, 101 S. Main, Miami. Enter through the back door. For more information, call 542-5543.

Narcotics Anonymous - There will be an open meeting at 8 p.m. at the Inter-Tribal Center. Enter through the back door.

Friday, Oct. 31

Miami Noon Lions Club - The members will meet at noon in the Blue and Gold Room at Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College in Miami.

Dobson Museum - The museum is open from 1 to 4 p.m. It is located at 110 A SW in Miami.

Alcoholics Anonymous - There will be an open meeting at 8 p.m. at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Miami.

Al-Anon - The group will meet at 8 p.m. at the Sacred Heart Church, 2515 N. Main St. in Miami.

**Northeastern Tribal Health System - NTHS will be holding Adult Flu Shot Clinics from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Established NTHS patients only, are eligible for flu shot clinics.