MONDAY, APRIL 19, 2021
Wee Explorers: Fishing with Kids and Ribbon Cutting at 6:00pm
The OK Department of Wildlife will host an educational and fun fishing event for our group at the Purcell Lake! Our local Game Warden will bring poles, posters, and stickers for the kiddos...we just supply the bait!
Ages: 0-8 with parents/caregivers
Cost: free (but please RSVP)
Supplies: poles & tackle provided for the kids, but feel free to bring your own as well!
Note: as part of an official OKDW event, adults assisting their kids AT OUR EVENT are not required to have a license.
As usual, if you or your household have felt unwell, please skip this event and we will catch you at the next event once your household is well.
Feel free to bring your own poles and tackle as well. For those without, don’t worry, we have you covered AS LONG AS YOU RSVP “GOING” in advance. After that, you may need to bring your own.
Ribbon Cutting for Village on Green Apartments with Open House to follow.
1:00pm at 410 Maya Court, Purcell, OK 73080
Ribbon Cutting for Buffalo Sno this Friday!
They will also have a bounce house and mud trucks! Come get a sno cone, iced coffee, real fruit smoothie, dippin dots or a taco from Don Juan's Tacos! See you there!
5:30pm at 100 N. Main St. Washington, OK 73093
  • Date: April 29th, 2021
  • Time: 8:30am-10:30am
  • Virtual Platform: Zoom (link to be provided by PLS)
  • Deadline to submit employer form: April 28TH
  • Email [email protected] with your completed form and for any questions.
  • Registration link for seekers and students only:
  • Setup: Individual business Zoom “room” which you can personalize with your branded, materials and virtual background/logos; one-on-on setting, with the ability to connect with job seekers regarding your available positions, your hiring process; and even the ability to move into a designated breakout room to hold “on-site” interviews. If you plan to actively hold interviews during this time, you must provide an additional staff member to remain in your initial Zoom room. 
MAY 7 & 8
It's getting to be that time of the year again for Purcell's Annual City Wide Garage Sale, which will be held this year on Friday, May 7th and Saturday, May 8th.

If you would like your garage sale to be placed on our map, please contact the Heart of Oklahoma Chamber of Commerce by texting/calling: (405) 527-3093 or email: [email protected] no later than Monday, May 3rd.
Please provide Name, Address, Dates of your Sale and a Contact Phone Number.

We will compile the list/map and have it posted on our website and social media by Wednesday, May 5th.
We are so excited to welcome Buffalo Sno at the Bridge to our Chamber family!

Located in Lexington, OK at 512 W. Broadway/39 hwy, near the James C. Nance Memorial Bridge.

Be sure to drive thru or walk up to get a snow cone, smoothie or iced coffee! Also make sure you like their Facebook page (Buffalo Sno at the Bridge) so you can stay up to date on when and what food trucks will be set up each week.

Hours are M-F: 3:00pm to 8:00pm and SAT & SUN: 1:00pm to 8:00pm
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5 questions with Wilson Lyles

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Village on Green Apartments - Senior Living

A 48 unit Senior apartment community development on the north end of town in Purcell, OK. Please contact the representative below for more information.

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We invite your organization to join us in the fight against COVID-19.

The Chickasaw Nation is now offering COVID-19 vaccines at no cost to the general public. There are no tribal citizenship, employment or state residency requirements. We invite you to be part of this effort by sharing this opportunity with your contacts and encouraging your network to get vaccinated. By working together to stop the spread of COVID-19, we can help protect our families, neighbors and businesses and speed our return to safe communities. 
Vaccination appointments are readily available by appointment at the Chickasaw Nation Emergency Operations Facility. The facility, located at 1300 Cradduck Road, in Ada, Oklahoma, has the capacity for 16 drive-thru lanes to maximize efficiency. 
View this map for information ​regarding traffic flow changes to access the vaccination site.
Individuals may schedule appointments online for a drive-thru vaccine in Ada or at one of the Chickasaw Nation satellite health clinics in Purcell, Ardmore or Tishomingo at
Recipients must be age 18 or older for the Moderna vaccine and 16 or older for the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine.
The Chickasaw Nation strongly encourages individuals who have received a first dose of vaccine with another health care organization to complete their second dose with the same organization.
Those currently diagnosed with COVID-19 must complete quarantine or isolation before scheduling an appointment.
The Chickasaw Nation COVID-19 Vaccine Call Center is available Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. at (580) 272-1339 to assist patients 65 and older, and patients with no internet access. The call center is closed weekends and on Chickasaw Nation holidays.
Learn more about the COVID-19 vaccine at​cine.
The Chamber Beat is a publication of the Heart of Oklahoma Chamber of Commerce. Our Chamber represents the communities of Goldsby, Lexington, Purcell, Washington and Wayne. If you are a member and would like to submit information to be placed within our newsletter, please email [email protected]. We accept .jpg, .pdf .eps and .png file formats. To find out other benefits of Chamber membership or to access the community calendar follow the link below.
Heart of Oklahoma Chamber of Commerce
Office Number: (405) 527-3093
Office Email: [email protected]
Elisabeth Baker, Executive Director