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

American Red Cross - Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College will host a blood drive for the Red Cross from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom.

Fairland American Legion -The members will meet at 6 p.m. at the Fairland American Legion Hall. For more information, call Charles Henson at 676-3424.

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.

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

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.

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.

Wyandotte Basketball Booster Club - There will be a short meeting at 6 p.m. in the weight room of the gym.

Picher Mining Reunion and Museum - The board will meet at 6 p.m. at the Picher Community Center. The meeting is open to the public. Election of officers for 2008 will be held. All dues paid members are encouraged to attend for the election process.

Friday, Jan. 18

Ottawa County Retired Educators - Members will meet at 1:30 p.m. at the Miami Senior Center. The program will be given by Debbie Gaines on the importance of recycling.

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.

Quapaw Public Schools - The school will have a JOM, Ttle VII and Impact Aid meeting at 5:30 p.m. at the central office. The public is invited to attend.

Saturday, Jan. 19

Miami High School - The junior class will host a chili supper from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Miami Civic Center. Cost is $5 per person. Proceeds will go towards after prom activities.

Animal Welfare Society - Animals will be offered for adoption from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 2005 E. Rockdale Road in Miami.

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.

Grand Lake Audubon Society - The members will meet for an eagle watch field trip in Gravette, Ark. and breakfast at 7 a.m., Wal-mart parking lot in back of Rib Crib in Grove. For more information, call Frank Houck at 787-6532.

Sunday, Jan. 20

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

Monday, Jan. 21

Miami High School -The junior class will wait tables at Pizza Inn in Miami, from 5 to 9 p.m.. All funds raised are for the Junior-Senior Prom.

Miami 4-H Club - Members will meet at 7 p.m. at the First National Bank community room. The program will be “how to get a new outfit 4-H style” and “let's do a speech and demonstration 4-H style.”

Miami Seniors Center - The center will host a dance beginning at 7 p.m. The Bob Russell Band will play.

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.

OCGS - The Ottawa County Genealogy Society will meet at 6:30 p.m. on the second floor of the Miami Public Library. The Christmas party will also be held.

**Pelivan Transit - The transit will be closed for Martin Luther King Holiday. Business will resume tomorrow, as usual.

**Pittsburg State University - Admission Counselor, Tony Fuentez will visit Quapaw High School at 10:30 a.m. For more information, call 800-854-Pitt.

Tuesday, Jan. 22

Animal Welfare Society - Members will meet at 6:30 p.m. at Charlie's Chicken.

Miami High School - The annual football banquet will be 6:30 p.m. at the First Christian Church on North Main Street. Food will be prepared by the A-Team. Tickets are $10. To make reservations, call 540-1713.

Miami A.F.&A.M. No. 140 - Regular communication will be held at 7:30 p.m. at the lodge. Election of new officers, delayed do to inclement weather, will be held today.

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.

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.

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.

Four Corners Quilt Guild - Members will meet at 7 p.m. at Royal Heights Methodist Church,1612 Euclid, Joplin, Mo. Anyone with an interest in quilting is welcome to attend. The meeting will include a handsewing project. Bring to the meeting a regular sewing kit including scissors, neutral thread, needle, pins, pencil, embroidery thread (black) and needle. For information, contact Theresa Block at 417-358-6427 or Barbara Pipkin at 417-781-4818.

Wednesday, Jan. 23

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

Gamblers Anonymous - Note: The group will now meet at 8 p.m. on Thursdays at the Inter-Tribal Center in Miami.

Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College - NEO is beginning free Adult Basic Education classes from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays throughout the semester. For more information or to pre-register, call 540-6204 or email gmanders@neo.edu.

Grand Gateway Economic Development Association - The association will meet at 2:30 p.m. in the conference room at Grand Gateway in Big Cabin to elect minority representatives . The meeting is open to the public. For more information, call Misty Wheeler at 800-482-4594.

**Pittsburg State University - Admission Counselor, Tony Fuentez will visit Miami High School at 8:50 a.m. For more information, call 800-854-Pitt.

**Pittsburg State University - Admission Counselor, Tony Fuentez will visit North Eastern Oklahoma A & M College at 11 a.m. For more information, call 800-854-Pitt.

Thursday, Jan. 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 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.

Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College - NEO is beginning a free evening Adult Basic Education classes from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays throughout the semester. For more information or to pre-register, call 540-6204 or email gmanders@neo.edu.

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, Jan. 25

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

Reviewers Club - The members will meet at 1:30 p.m. at JoAnn Myers' home. Barbara Wimer will be the reviewer.

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.

Saturday, Jan. 26

Animal Welfare Society - Animals will be offered for adoption from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 2005 E. Rockdale Road in Miami.

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.

Miami Tribe - The tribe is having its 12th annual Miami Nation Inter-Tribal winter gathering at 10 a.m. at the Ottawa/Peoria Community Building, located behind the Miami Indian Health Center, two blocks north of the intersection of Hwy 10 and 69A in Miami. For more information, contact Barbara Mullin at 542-1445.

Sunday, Jan. 27

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

Monday, Jan. 28

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, Jan. 29

M.H.S. Class of ‘42 - The class will have a fifth Tuesday lunch at 11:30 a.m. at Alene's Cafe in the Mini-Mall in Miami. Friends of the class are also invited.

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.

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.

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, Jan. 30

Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College - NEO is beginning a free evening Adult Basic Education classes from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays throughout the semester. For more information or to pre-register, call 540-6204 or email gmanders@neo.edu.

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 is open from 1 to 4 p.m. It is located at 110 A SW in Miami.

Gamblers Anonymous - Note: The group will now meet at 8 p.m. on Thursdays at the Inter-Tribal Center in Miami.

Thursday, Jan. 31

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.

Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College - NEO is beginning a free evening Adult Basic Education classes from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays throughout the semester. For more information or to pre-register, call 540-6204 or email gmanders@neo.edu.

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, Feb. 1

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.

Saturday, Feb. 2

Animal Welfare Society - Animals will be offered for adoption from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 2005 E. Rockdale Road in Miami.

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, Feb. 3

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

Monday, Feb. 4

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

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, Feb. 5

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.

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.

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, Feb. 6

Hudson Creek H.C.E. - 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.

Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS) -The members will meet at 10 a.m. at the First Baptist Church in Grove. For more information, visit website www.mopsofgrove@yahoo.com.

Thursday, Feb. 7

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.

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, Feb. 8

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.

Saturday, Feb. 9

Animal Welfare Society - Animals will be offered for adoption from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 2005 E. Rockdale Road in Miami.

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, Feb. 10

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

Monday, Feb. 11

American Legion Post No. 147 - Members will meet at 7:30 p.m. at the hall.

Afton Sr. Citizens - Jam sessions from 6 to 10 p.m. at the Afton Sr. Citizen building.

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.

Grand Lake Audubon Society - Members will meet at 7 p.m. at Grace Presbyterian Church located at 400 S. Main in Grove. For more information, call Rolla Wagner at 918-787-8291.

Welch 8542 V.F.W. Auxiliary - The ladies auxiliary meet on the second Monday, monthly at noon at the Post home in Welch. The meetings will include lunch and followed by ritualistic meetings.

Tuesday, Feb. 12

Twin Bridges Park Partners - The members will meet at 4:30 p.m. at the park office, for the annual board meeting.

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.

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.

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, Feb. 13

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

Thursday, Feb. 14

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.

Chapter FO P.E.O - Members will meet at the home of Fay Berentz.

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, Feb. 15

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.

Saturday, Feb. 16

Animal Welfare Society - Animals will be offered for adoption from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 2005 E. Rockdale Road in Miami.

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, Feb. 17

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

Monday, Feb. 18

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

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, Feb. 19

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.

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.

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, Feb. 20

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

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

Thursday, Feb. 21

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.

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.

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.

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, Feb. 22

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.

Saturday, Feb. 23

Animal Welfare Society - Animals will be offered for adoption from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 2005 E. Rockdale Road in Miami.

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, Feb. 24

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

Monday, Feb. 25

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, Feb. 26

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.

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

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.

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, Feb. 27

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

Thursday, Feb. 28

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.

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, Feb. 29

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.