Veteran Benefits Enrollment - VA benefits enrollment will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the Ottawa Tribal Pow Wow Grounds. Services for Indian and non-Indian veterans.

Miami Noon Lions Club - The members will meet at noon in the cafeteria 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.

Jana Jae Music Festival - The event will be held today and Saturday at Snider's Camp in Grove and is free. Bring lawn chairs.

Aurora Community Center - The center will have a gospel music show and Indian cake walk at 7 p.m. at the center, 3 miles south and 1 mile east of Fairland on East 220 Road. For more information, call 542-4981or 676-3142.

Saturday, Aug. 30

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.

Wildcat Glades Conservation & Audubon Center - The program, “Viva la Mexico,” on the monarch butterfly will be from 1:30 to 3 p.m. at the center in Joplin, Mo. For more information or to register, call (417) 782-NATR.

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. Refreshments are served. Everything is free of charge.

Sunday, Aug. 31

McKinley School - The McKinley Scool Reunion will be held at Riverview Park in Miami.

Dobson Museum - The museum is closed today in observance of the Labor Day holiday.

Monday, Sept. 1

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.

Pelivan Transit - The transit will be closed today for Labor Day holiday. Business wil resume Tuesday.

Tuesday, Sept. 2

American Legion Auxiliary - Members will meet at 1:30 p.m. at the hall.

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.

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

Wednesday, Sept. 3

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.

Hudson Creek HCE - Members will meet at 1:30 p.m. at the church.

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

City of Miami - The city is starting up a fall coed softball

league. There will be a meeting at 7 p.m. at the Miami softball concession stand. For more information call 961-1965.

Thursday, Sept. 4

Miami Little Theatre - The production of “Beauty and the Beast” will be held at the Coleman Theatre through Sunday. Call 540-2425 for reservations.

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.

Ottawa County Ministerial Alliance - Members will meet at 11:30 a.m. at Charlie's Chicken. All area ministers are welcome.

Women on Mission - Members will meet at 10:30 a.m., in the church parlor at 24 A SW. Following installation of officers by Glynda Amonette of Northwest Baptist, the group will have a potluck lunch. All ladies are invited to attend.

Afton High School - The school is having a blood drive, sponsored by the American Red Cross, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Afton High School gym.

Pilot Club - A board meeting will be held at noon at Pizza Hut.

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.

Friday, Sept. 5

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

Tri-State Faith Center - The congregation of the church in Cardin will celebrate pastor Charles Clevenger's 25 years of ministry in the area with a service at 7 p.m.

Dobson Museum - The museum is open from 1 to 4 p.m. It is located at 110 A SW 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, Sept. 6

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.

Tri-State Faith Center - The congregation of the church in Cardin will celebrate pastor Charles Clevenger's 25 years of ministry in the area with a pot luck dinner at 1 p.m. and a service at 7 p.m.

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.

**Wyandotte Nation - There will not be an annual election at the meeting, due to no open posts for elective office for 2008.

Sunday, Sept. 7

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

“Movie in the Park” - Community Chapel of Jay and neighboring ministries are presenting a Christian-based movie at dusk in the Jay City Park. Everyone is welcome. For more information, call 253-4334.

Monday, Sept. 8

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, Sept. 9

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.

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

Wednesday, Sept. 10

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.

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

Thursday, Sept. 11

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.

Friday, Sept. 12

Miami Noon Lions Club - The members will meet at noon in the cafeteria 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.

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, Sept. 13

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.

Sunday, Sept. 14

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

Monday, Sept. 15

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.

Ottawa County H.C.E. - The board will meet at 10 a.m. at the Fairland Senior Center for the fall council meeting and luncheon.

Tuesday, Sept. 16

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.

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

Wednesday, Sept. 17

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.

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

Thursday, Sept. 18

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.

Pilot Club - A business meeting will be held at noon at Pizza Hut.

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.

Friday, Sept. 19

Miami Noon Lions Club - The members will meet at noon in the cafeteria 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.

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, Sept. 20

Hearts & Hammers - The group's workday is scheduled for today. For more information, call 961-1511.

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.

Sunday, Sept. 21

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

Monday, Sept. 22

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, Sept. 23

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.

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

Wednesday, Sept. 24

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.

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

Thursday, Sept. 25

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.

Pilot Club - A program meeting will be held at noon at Pizza Hut.

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.

Friday, Sept. 26

Miami Noon Lions Club - The members will meet at noon in the cafeteria 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.

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, Sept. 27

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.

**Heartland Doll Club of Joplin - The Heartland Doll Show and Sale will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the LaQuinta Inn, 3320 Rangeland Rd., Joplin. Admission is adults $3 and children under 12 $1. For more information call Berry Wirick 417-781-7956 or Lorna Whittenback 417-438-4627.

Sunday, Sept. 28

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

Monday, Sept. 29

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, Sept. 30

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.

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