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LIVE ENTERTAINMENT - CHEROKEE CASINO
Friday, August 9, 8 p.m., NightTrain
Saturday, August 10, 8 p.m., Reverse Reaction
Friday, August 16, 8 p.m., Thomas Martinez
Saturday, August 17, 8 p.m., The Mixers
Friday, August 23, 8 p.m., Travis Kidd
Saturday, August 24, 8 p.m., Lucas Gates
Friday, August 30, 8 p.m., D'Elegantz Band
Saturday, August 31, 8 p.m., Rusty Meyers Band
LIVE ENTERTAINMENT - GRAND LAKE CASINO
Thursdays, August 8, 15, 22, 29 - Cornhole tournament
Friday, August 9, 9 p.m., The Struggle
Friday, August 16, 9 p.m., Kevin Upshaw & One Night Stand
Friday, August 23, 9 p.m., Rocket Science
Friday, August 30, 9 p.m., Juan John
Karaoke Nights, Saturdays - August 10, 17, 24, 31 at 9 p.m.
LIVE ENTERTAINMENT - RIVER BEND CASINO
Friday August 9, 9 p.m., Big Smitty Band
Friday, August 16, 9 p.m., Lucas Gates
Friday, August 23, 9 p.m., Tim Amey Band
Friday, August 30, 9 p.m., Dewayne Bowman & the Swingin' West Band
DJ 5 Star Entertainment nights, Saturdays, August 10, 17, 24, 31 at 9 p.m.
HAR-BER VILLAGE EVENTS
Camera Exhibit on display through September 23
Free admission for active military & their families through Labor Day
Sat., August 10, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., National S'More Day - Scavenger hunt
Sat., August 17, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., Honey Bee Day, Nature Activity Room
Sat., August 24, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., Slime Day included flubber, oobleck, & floam
Sat., August 31, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., Labor Day Celebration
BACK TO SCHOOL SHOE DRIVE - SHOE SENSATION
Now through Friday -
Help our Delaware County students start the year on the right foot! Go to Shoe Sensation in Grove and help students from Grove, Jay and the surrounding area start the year with a new pair of shoes.
DAVID KANE THUNDER ON WOLF CREEK
HYDROPLANE BOAT RACES
Friday, August 9 through Sunday August 11 - free event
Thunder on Wolf Creek will offer 20 heats of hydroplane and runabout boat racing, featuring 65 boats from 15 states. Racers are competing for points in the National Boat Racing Association. For more information on David Kane’s Thunder on Wolf Creek, go to
FEARLESS FERN 5K RUN - COMMUNITY CRISIS CENTER
Saturday, August 24, Fern Holland Advocacy Center, 118 A Street SE in Miami
Check in at 6:30 a.m. - Race kicks off at 7:30 a.m.
5K: $20 - 1 Mile walk: $10 - 12 & under are free
All runners, walkers & pets are welcome. Free children's games and activities, face painting, breakfast, door prizes and local shelter pet meet and greet
SIGHTSEEING CRUISES - GRAND LAKE QUEEN
Thursdays, 6 p.m. - Fridays, 6 p.m. - Saturdays, 2 p.m. & 6 p.m. - Sundays, 2 p.m.
Adults $24.99, ages 6 -16 $14.99 - children under 6 are free
BBQ CRUISE - GRAND LAKE QUEEN
Friday, August 30, 6 p.m - Two hour narrated sightseeing cruise and BBQ meal aboard Oklahoma's only riverboat cruise - the Grand Lake Queen! Ticket prices are $34.95 + tax for adults (16+), $24.96 + tax for kids (7-15), and $12.95 + tax for kids 6 & under. For more information or to book your cruise, go to
or call (918) 801-1128.
HAPPENINGS AT ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
Bluegrass jam session
every Monday from 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m
w/ Holy Communion every Wednesday evening at 7 pm.
UPCOMING EVENTS AT GROVE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Movers & Shakers
, Fridays at 10:30 a.m.- Music and movement class for babies, toddlers, preschoolers and their grown-ups.
Early Literacy Storytime
, Mondays at 10:30 a.m.- Stories, rhymes, songs, crafts and more, for babies, toddlers, preschoolers and their grown-ups.