Community calendar


The Southwest Oklahoma Community Action Group or SOCAG’s Retired and Senior Volunteer Program or RSVP is seeking mature volunteers in more than a dozen different capacities, from answering telephones to helping teachers or filling in for caregivers and working in soup kitchens. For more information call the RSVP office at 580-482-4141.

The Kay Club will begin rush week with a tea party 2 p.m. Sunday at the Frazier Bank, 110 E. Broadway St. in Altus. Any upcoming high school girl is invited to attend. Mothers must attend the tea party. For any further questions please contact any officer Madison Cook at 580-318-5521 or Abby Tucker at 580-318-5533.

The Altus 12th Man Club is taking orders for 20-pound cases of Cunningham peaches through Monday as a fundraiser to delivered in mid-August, The cost is $40 a case. For information call Brian Bush at 405-471-3869 or Diane Beach at 580-471-8061.

There will be a preseason wheat meeting 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at the Jackson County Oklahoma State University Extension Office on the north side of the Western Oklahoma State College campus. For more information call 580-482-0823.

Blair Public Schools enrollment is scheduled 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday. Elementary students should enroll in the school cafeteria; seventh- through eighth-grade students should enroll in Marka Kenedy’s room and 10th- through 12th-grade students should enroll in Kristin Ramirez’s room. For more information call 580-563-2632.

Jackson County Retired Educators Association are scheduled to host the Coffee Cup book review 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Altus Public Library, 421 N. Hudson St. in Altus. For more information contact Ida Fay Winters at 580-482-8934.

There will be Tai Chi: Moving for better balance classes for older adults and their caregivers from 1-2 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays, beginning July 6 for six weeks until Aug. 9 at the Altus Public Library, 421 N. Hudson St. This class is offered at no cost and is open to the public, but pre-registration is required by visiting or calling the Altus Public Library at 580-477-2890.

The Western Oklahoma State College Foundation Inc. and WOSC will be hosting the 26th Annual Jim Holland Memorial Golf Tournament at The Greens of Altus on Aug. 13. The shotgun start, four-person scramble is set to begin at 8 a.m. Tournament registration fees are $200 per team and includes green fees, team carts, prizes, food, drinks and trophies. To register a team visit wosc.edu/golf2016, email foundation@wosc.edu or call 580-477-7706. Deadline for team registration and payment is Aug. 5. Space is limited to the first 18 teams.

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