NARFE, Chapter 1017 - Members will meet at noon at Charlie's Chicken. For more information, call 542-6159.

Miami Seniors' Center - A dance with live band will begin at 7 p.m. at the center for area senior citizens.

Ottawa County HCE Executive Board - Members will meet at 9:30 a.m. in the community room of the First National Bank.

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, Nov. 20

Miami Rotary Club - Members will meet at noon in the Student Union ballroom of Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College.

Miami Kiwanis Club - The members will meet at noon at the Pizza Hut on North Main Street in Miami.

Alcoholics Anonymous - There will be a closed meeting at noon at the Inter-Tribal Center, 101 S. Main St. in Miami.

Currie Hopper Wilcoxson Cancer Foundation - The foundation has support group meetings from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Community Center in Grove. For more information, call 964-1411.

Mount Olive Lutheran School - The school will have a Thanksgiving feast at 11:30 for students and parents.

Wednesday, Nov. 21

Dobson Museum - The museum is closed for the Thanksgiving holiday.

Miami Lioness Club -The club will meet at noon in the Blue and Gold room at Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College.

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.

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

Thursday, Nov. 22

Animal Welfare Society - Animal shelter closed due to the holiday. It will open Saturday.

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.

Single Friends of the 4 States - Singles 50 and older will meet at 6 p.m. at Charlie's Chicken for dinner and meeting at 7 p.m. For more information, call Linda at 542-8039 or contact 675-4021.

Gamblers Anonymous - There will be a meeting at 7 p.m. at the Grace Presbyterian Church in Grove. For more information, contact Rose at 918-638-3460.

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

Pelivan Transit - The transit will be closed for Thanksgiving Holiday. Business will resume Nov. 26, as usual.

Friday, Nov. 23

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 closed for the Thanksgiving holiday.

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

**Pelivan Transit - The transit will be closed today for Thanksgiving Holiday. Business will resume Nov. 26, as usual.

**Cleora School - The school Reunion is scheduled for 6 p.m., Nov. 23 in the Cleora School Gymnasium.

Saturday, Nov. 24

Animal Welfare Society - Members will open the Animal Shelter at 701 D St. NE, at the north end of the truck route, from 1 to 4 p.m. for adoption of pets.

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.

The Honor Bound Motorcycle Ministry - The ministry and First Assembly of God Church in Miami are having a toy run to benefit needy children. The ride starts at 1 p.m. at First Christian Church and ends at First Assembly of God Church. Children benefit from t 1 through 16. For more information, call Mark Baldwin at 542-1473 or Cora Miller at 542-1289.

Sunday, Nov. 25

Dobson Museum - The museum is closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday.

Monday, Nov. 26

Ottawa County Conservation District - The district is sponsoring Blue Thumb Training for new volunteers from 1 to 7 p.m. and resumes at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday. The training will be held at Picher High School. For more information, call Hudson at 542-4576, ext. 3 or visit the website at cleargrand.grandlakefun.com.

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

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, Nov. 27

Animal Welfare Society - Members will meet for dinner at 6 p.m. at Charlie's Chicken, across from Wal-mart. The business session will follow at 6:30.

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 in the Student Union ballroom of Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College.

Miami Kiwanis Club - The members will meet at noon at the Pizza Hut on North Main Street in Miami.

Alcoholics Anonymous - There will be a closed meeting at noon at the Inter-Tribal Center, 101 S. Main St. in Miami.

Currie Hopper Wilcoxson Cancer Foundation - The foundation has support group meetings from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Community Center in Grove. For more information, call 964-1411.

**Welch Community Theatre -An organizational meeting of the proposed Welch Area Community Theatre group will be at 7 p.m. in the Welch Civicc Auditorium. Anyone interested in community theatre but unable to attend may call, 788-3241, for more information.

**Mars Pet Care - The pet care store in conjunction with the American Red Cross will be having a blood drive from 1:30 to 5:30 p.m. at 2020 6th Ave. SE in Miami.

Wednesday, Nov. 28

City of Quapaw - The city will have it's Christmas tree lighting at 6 p.m. at the corner of Fourth and Main Street.

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.

Dobson Museum - The museum, located at 110 A SW in Miami, is open from 1 to 4 p.m. For more information, call 542-5388 or 542-5297.

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

Thursday, Nov. 29

Miami Public Library - The “Let's Talk About It, Oklahoma* meets at 6:30 p.m. Gloria Dialectic will open the program on “The Honk and Holler Opening Soon” by Billie Letts. For more information or to sign up, contact Marcia Johnson at 541-2292.

American Legion Floyd L. Perry Post 147 - A dinner for the Funeral Detail and the Flag Detail is scheduled for 6 p.m. at Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College. For more information, call 542-6381.

Animal Welfare Society - Members will open the Animal Shelter at 701 D St. NE, at the north end of the truck route, from 1 to 6 p.m. for adoption of pets.

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.

Single Friends of the 4 States - Singles 50 and older will meet at 6 p.m. at Charlie's Chicken for dinner and meeting at 7 p.m. For more information, call Linda at 542-8039 or contact 675-4021.

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

Pilot Club of Miami - The business meeting will be at noon at the Pizza Hut on Main Street in Miami.

Friday, Nov. 30

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, located at 110 A SW in Miami, is open from 1 to 4 p.m. For more information, call 542-5388 or 542-5297.

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

Saturday, Dec. 1

City of Quapaw -The city will hold it's Christmas parade at noon starting at the north end of Main Street.

City of Commerce - The city will hold it's 20th annual Christmas parade at 3:30 p.m. with lineup starting on Main Street in front of the Police/Fire Station. For entry information, call the City Hall at 675-4373, the Police Department at 675-4372 or the Fire Dept. at 675-5165.

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.

**City of Picher - The city will hold it's Christmas parade at 10 a.m.

Monday, Dec. 3

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, Dec. 4

Miami Rotary Club - Members will meet at noon in the Student Union ballroom of Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College. Dist 6110 Gov. Ellis Potter will be the guest speaker.

Miami Kiwanis Club - The members will meet at noon at the Pizza Hut on North Main Street in Miami.

Alcoholics Anonymous - There will be a closed meeting at noon at the Inter-Tribal Center, 101 S. Main St. in Miami.

Currie Hopper Wilcoxson Cancer Foundation - The foundation has support group meetings from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Community Center in Grove. For more information, call 964-1411.

Wednesday, Dec. 5

Dobson Museum - The museum, located at 110 A SW in Miami, is open from 1 to 4 p.m. For more information, call 542-5388 or 542-5297.

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.

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

Thursday, Dec. 6

Animal Welfare Society - Members will open the Animal Shelter at 701 D St. NE, at the north end of the truck route, from 1 to 6 p.m. for adoption of pets.

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.

Single Friends of the 4 States - Singles 50 and older will meet at 6 p.m. at Charlie's Chicken for dinner and meeting at 7 p.m. For more information, call Linda at 542-8039 or contact 675-4021.

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

Friday, Dec. 7

**Coffeyville Area Chamber of Commerce - The Coffeyville Christmas Parade is scheduled for 6:30 p.m., in downtown Coffeyville. For more information, contact the Coffeyville Area Chamber of Commerce at 620-251-2550.

Saturday, Dec. 8

**Grove Area Chamber of Commerce -The Grove Christmas Parade is scheduled for 6 p.m. This year's theme is the Oklahoma Centennial. For more information, call the chamber at 786-9079 or visit the website at grovecc@sbcglobal.net

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.