Community calendar


Please submit all items by noon to run the next publication day. All submissions must include a street address where the event will be held and a contact name, phone number and email address.

A revival is scheduled 10:45 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 25 and 7 p.m. Sept. 26-28 at Southside Baptist Church, 1100 Asa Lea St. in Altus. Evangelist Paul Beam from Tipton First Baptist Church is slated to speak and music is to be led by Gary Beach. Hot dogs will be served 6 p.m. Sept. 28 with a youth fellowship to follow. For more information visit southsidebaptistaltus.com or contact Joyce Harris at harrisjoyce@att.net or 580-482-4762.

The Jackson County 4-H Club’s annual Frazer Bank 4-H Honors and Awards Reception is scheduled for 2-4 p.m. Sept. 25 in the Western Oklahoma State College band room. All local groups should be set up by 5 p.m. Sept. 23 in the band room. Those attending the banquet need to turn in registrations by noon Sept. 19 to the Oklahoma State University Extension Office, 2801 N. Main St., Suite A, in Altus. For more information contact Halee Salmon at 580-482-0823 or halee.salmon@okstate.edu.

Shortgrass Arts Institute is sponsoring a painting with watercolor class with Bobby Avila from 6-9 p.m. Sept. 26, 27, and 29th at the Altus Public Library, 421 N. Hudson St. in Altus. Cost is $30. For more information call Tammy Davis at 580-477-2890.

Eye Screening at 8 a.m Sept. 29 at Altus Christian School, 1220 N. Grady St. in Altus. For more information contact Lion President Vickie King at 580-471-2453 or jek41@sbcglobal.net, or Vice President Victoria Cleveland at 806-559-6845 or victorialcleveland@yahoo.com.

Lion’s Club meeting noon Sept. 29 at Fred’s Steakhouse, 2011 N. Main St. in Altus. Haley Babb speaking about Diabetes. For more information contact Lion President Vickie King at 580-471-2453 or jek41@sbcglobal.net, or Vice President Victoria Cleveland at 806-559-6845 or victorialcleveland@yahoo.com.

A Lions-Club sponsored eye screening is scheduled 8 a.m. Sept. 30 at the Bailey Head Start at 201 S. Lee St. in Altus. For more information call 580-482-1919. For more information contact Lion President Vickie King at 580-471-2453 or jek41@sbcglobal.net, or Vice President Victoria Cleveland at 806-559-6845 or victorialcleveland@yahoo.com.

The Lions Club is scheduled to participate in a chili cook-off Oct. 1 with Bambi and Bunny Chili at the downtown square at the Jackson County Courthouse, 101 N. Main St. in Altus. For more information contact Lion President Vickie King at 580-471-2453 or jek41@sbcglobal.net, or Vice President Victoria Cleveland at 806-559-6845 or victorialcleveland@yahoo.com.

The Southern Kiowa Chamber’s 7th Annual Fall Festival and Car Show is slated 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 1 near 1301 S. Main St. in downtown Snyder. There will be five train rides, carnival rides, live main stage entertainment, a car show, a Ninja obstacle course, 5K Walk and Run, Cornhole competition and booth vendors. For more information call Ashley Ervin at 580-471-4965 or Brent Ervin at 580-301-0196, or visit Facebook: Southern Kiowa Chamber Oklahoma.

An Hispanic Month Fiesta celebration is slated noon to 9 p.m. Oct. 2 at the Altus Reservoir Hoyt Shadid Park near 1600 N. Main St. in Altus in honor of National Hispanic Heritage Month from Sept. 16 through Oct. 15. Live music, food, pinatas, hot sauce contest, tortilla roll off, accordion contest, cumbia dance contest, horseshoes, vendors and face painting are planned. For more information call 580-481-2202.

Shortgrass Arts Institute is sponsoring a mixed media art class with Bobby Avila from 6-9 p.m. Oct. 3, 4 and 6 at the Western Oklahoma State College, Room B19, 2801 N. Main St, Altus. Cost is $30. For more information call Tammy Davis at 580-477-2890.

A free 12-week course of one-hour classes in Tai Chi — Moving for Better Balance — is slated to begin 10-11 a.m. Oct. 4 at the Jackson County Health Department, 401 W. Tamarack Road in Altus. For more information contact April Collom at 580-482-7308 or aprilc@health.ok.gov.

Lion’s Club meeting noon Oct. 6 at Fred’s Steakhouse, 2011 N. Main St. in Altus. Kelly Baker to speak on Retired and Senior Volunteer Program, 2011 N. Main St. in Altus. For more information contact Lion President Vickie King at 580-471-2453 or jek41@sbcglobal.net, or Vice President Victoria Cleveland at 806-559-6845 or victorialcleveland@yahoo.com.

A garage giveaway with free clothing, shoes and household items is scheduled 7:30 a.m. to noon Oct. 8 at the Elm and Hudson Church of Christ, 400 N. Hudson St. in Altus. For more information contact Sharmon Wood at sharmoncoc@cableone.net or 580-482-1179.

The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program or RSVP Roaring 20s Party volunteer recognition banquet is scheduled for 6-8 p.m., Oct. 13 at the Club Altus, 120 F Ave., Bldg 307. Altus Air Force Base. Cost is $10 per person. For more information contact Kelly Baker at 580-482-4141 or kelly.baker@socag.org.

Lion’s Club meeting noon Oct. 13 at Fred’s Steakhouse, 2011 N. Main St. in Altus. Joan Wilcoxen is to speak on Christian Outreach through Armed Services Young Mens’ Christian Association, 2011 N. Main St. in Altus. For more information contact Lion President Vickie King at 580 -471-2453 or jek41@sbcglobal.net, or Vice President Victoria Cleveland at 806-559-6845 or victorialcleveland@yahoo.com.

Turn in unused or expired medication for safe disposal 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 22 at the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office, 600 S. Main St. in Altus. For more information 580-482-0408 or visit www.dea.gov.

Lion’s Club meeting noon Oct. 27 at Fred’s Steakhouse, 2011 N. Main St. in Altus. Program on Altus fireman. For more information contact Lion President Vickie King at 580 -471-2453 or jek41@sbcglobal.net, or Vice President Victoria Cleveland at 806-559-6845 or victorialcleveland@yahoo.com.

comments powered by Disqus