News in Brief

FIGIANNA HORN AT DEMPSEY Figianna Horn will be our special entertainment for the Dempsey Social on Saturday, December 02, 2017. Figianna will sing some Christmas songs, accompanied on the piano by Suzanne VerSteeg. The meal will be stew and cornbread. Families may bring a dessert. Activities begin at 6:00 p.m. Hope you are there.

QUILT GUILD MEETING The Western Oklahoma Quilt Guild will hold its last meeting of the year on Monday, November 27th, at 6pm in the Senior Citizens Building in Clinton. Please help us give Jan Attocknie a wonderful “send off” for her last meeting to preside as President. We will celebrate Christmas with a covered dish supper and gift exchange. Janeta Wright Harrel will lead our exchange with a story of the “Wright Family Christmas.” The guild’s gift to you is if you pay your dues by this meeting you receive a 20% discount! Remember: 6pm for this supper meeting!

GENEALOGY SOCIETY MEETING Roger Mills Genealogy Society will meet Thursday, December 7, 2017, at 2p.m. at the Minnie R Slief Library, Cheyenne. Marilyn Wilson will present the program about Pearl Harbor. Please bring a family item or story about Pearl Harbor. Visitors are welcome.

PALS SELLING POINSETTIAS PALS Group has Poinsettias for sale. They will arrive on December 7, 2017. Reserve yours today by calling 580-799-7900. Red is the only color available. $10 each.

OWA CHITA SUNDAY WHAT: Owa Chita Sunday: 149th Anniversary of the Battle of the Washita; WHO: Adults, Teens, Kids, & Seniors are all welcome! WHEN: Sunday, November 26th, 2017 Owa Chita Sunday Open House 1:00pm – 4:00pm. Honored Guest, Cheyenne Peace Chief Harvey Pratt= 2:00pm – 3:00pm. WHERE: Washita Battlefield National Historic Site visitor center

MEDICARE OPEN ENROLLMENT MEETING Certified Medicare Counselors with Opportunities Inc. Community Action will be available on Thursday, November 30, 2017 from 10-3 at the Cheyenne Senior Citizens Center to answer questions about the Medicare open enrollment. Bring your prescription drug list, Medicare cards and all insurance cards with you. If you would like to eat dinner at the center, please call 497-3709 by November 29th.

OLD SETTLERS COINS for SALE The Cheyenne Class of 2022 has the limited Old Settlers Coins available for $20 each. Contact Ondrea at 497-6770 for more information or to purchase yours.

REYDON COMMUNITY CHRISTMAS Reydon Community Christmas will be held on Friday, December 8, 2017 at 6:00 PM in the Community Building. If you would like to make a donation to this wonderful event please contact Jennifer Martinez at 497-6278 or send to PO Box 223, Reydon 73660.

16th ANNUAL CHRISTMAS BALL You are invited to the 16th Annual Christmas Ball at the Crawford Gym on Saturday, December 9, 2017. Meal begins at 6 p.m. followed by dancing with Country Justice. $20 per person. For more information call 497-6840 or 497-3582.

FOOD PANTRY HOURS The Food Pantry in Cheyenne is open on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month from 4-6:00 p.m., unless otherwise posted. For more information contact Carol Carter.