DIAMOND DASH - A MEDALLION HUNT
$1,000 cash prize - a kickoff to Winterset 2018 - a DCCSAN community fundraiser
Clues will be released on Tuesdays and Fridays at noon until the medallion is found. If the medallion has not been found by the last week of October, clues will be released daily. You will find clues at
, The Grove Sun, and at sponsor locations.
LIVE ENTERTAINMENT - RIVER BEND CASINO
Friday, October 19, Nighttrain
Saturday, October 20, Lamont Landers
Friday, October 26, Jesse Joice
MULLIGANS OKTOBERFEST OPEN HOUSE
Saturday, October 20 from noon - 11 p.m., Patricia Island Country Club
Live music begins at 2 p.m., Bounce house (weather permitting), pumpkin painting
Open to the public.
WALKING WITH ANGELS WALKATHON
Saturday, October 20, 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m., Har-Ber Village Walking Trail
The funds collected will go to Heavenly Angels House building fund. If you would like to receive a registration form contact Cindie Kees at 620-717-1161.
GROVE SPRINGS CULTURAL DISTRICT ART FESTIVAL
Saturday, October 20, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. - Grove Community Center
ZENA COMMUNITY FALL FEST
Saturday, October 20 -
Zena Community Center - 57602 E. 364 Rd, Jay OK
Car show, games, fun and bounce houses for the kids. Oldies music, food, evening wiener roast and hay ride and contests. Hot pepper eating contest, pie eating contest, root beer chug off, Mt. Dew Chug off. Winner of each will win a $50 gift card. Pumpkin carving contest with a $20 prize.
ABUNDANT BLESSINGS WALK FOR LIFE 5K
Sunday, October 21 - 2 p.m. - $23 fee - Registration ends October 20
MERCHANTS TRICK OR TREAT
Saturday, October 27, 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. - be sure to bring your little princesses and super heroes to the local merchants for treats!
Saturday, October 27, 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. - Honey Creek Plaza - candy, fun, food
SHANGRI-LA FALL FESTIVAL
Saturday, October 27, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. - Festival grounds are adjacent to Monkey Island Fire Department. Food, beverages, a bonfire, s'mores, bounce houses, games, a "best costume contest", live music by "No Apparent Reason", and a spooky hayride through the Shangri-La Woods. No admission charge. Snacks and beverages available for purchase. For more information call 918-257-4204
OSHA 10 HOUR - FOR CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY
These OSHA Training Courses consist of 10 hours of classroom lecture over a two day period. This training is intended for the entry-level worker with general awareness on recognizing and preventing hazards, as well as, information about their rights and employer responsibilities. Next classes:
October 30 & Nov 1/November 7 & 8/November 14 & 15/November 26 & 27
All classes are from 12 p.m. - 5 p.m. at Northeast Tech's BIS Training Center in Pryor. Classes are $75. To enroll call 918-476-8252 or email Daniel Shaw at
CHRISTMAS OPEN HOUSE
November 9 & 10 - Be sure to check out all of the specials our wonderful local merchants have to offer!
HAPPENINGS AT ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
Bluegrass jam session every Monday from 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
FARMERS MARKET - DOWNTOWN GROVE
Now through October 20 - Held every Wednesday and Saturday morning from 8 a.m. - noon. You will find fresh produce, organics, baked goods, and much more!
4TH ANNUAL PUNKIN CHUNKIN FESTIVAL
Saturday, October 27 - 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. - in Vinita.
For information, contact the Vinita Chamber of Commerce at (918) 256-7133.
UPCOMING EVENTS AT GROVE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Early literacy story time, Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m.
Movers & Shakers, kids under 5, Fridays, at 10:30 a.m.
Adult Pinterest class, 4th Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m.
Grand Lake Poets & writers group, 4th Tuesdays at 7 p.m.
Call 918-786-2945 to register for classes