Your weekly quick lists of local events and live entertainment to help you make the most of this weekend.

1. The irrepressible comic strip heroine takes center stage in "Annie" one of the worlds best-loved musicals presented by Miami Little Theatre at the Coleman. Performances continue Friday, and Saturday, Sept. 27-29 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 30 at 2:30 p.m. Tickets are $17 for adults, and $12 for senior citizens, students, and children. For tickets, call the Coleman Theatre at 918-540-2425 or visit http://www.colemantheatre.org/events.

2. The Hearts and Hammers Neighbors Helping Neighbors workday takes place Saturday, Sept. 29. To begin the day, volunteers will gather at 8 a.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Miami to meet house captains and fellow crew members over juice, coffee, and doughnuts. Volunteers will leave for the work sites by 8:30 a.m. and work until about 5 p.m. Be sure to bring a sack lunch or make arrangements for lunch. For more information, call 918-533-8232 or email heartsandhammersmiamiok@gmail.com.

3. Saturday evening, Sept. 29, the Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College Golden Norsemen recognize six local members of the Armed Services during the 7 p.m. football season opener at Red Robertson Field against New Mexico Military Institute. Prior to the game, NEO will host a tailgate party at 4:30 p.m. outside of Red Robertson Field. Cost is $6 for non-students, and tailgaters can choose from a variety of hot dog sausages and toppings, along with a drink and dessert.

4. Celebrate Fall as it turns a bit chilly outside, be sure to enjoy some hot apple cider to celebrate National Hot Mulled Cider Day on Sunday.

5. In theaters this weekend is the comedy “Night School” rated PG-13 and starring Kevin Hart as a man who loses his job and is forced to attend night school to get his GED under the guidance of a no-nonsense teacher (Tiffany Haddish).

WEEKEND LIVE ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR

Bordertown Casino & Arena

Sept. 29

Mark Chapman Band

Buffalo Run

No Current Listings

Cherokee Casino Grove

Sept. 28

DJ MIB

Sept. 29

Soul Deville

Coleman Theatre

Sept. 27 to 30

MLT Presents "Annie"

Downstream Casino

Sept. 28

D’Elgantz

Sept. 29

90lb Wrench

Grand Lake Casino

Sept. 28

Rosy Hips

Indigo Sky Casino

Sept. 28

Phil Vaught

Sept. 29

Big Smitty

River Bend Casino

Sept. 28

The Stonehorse Band

The Stables Casino

No Current Listings