A Candidates’ Forum is going to be held Thursday evening at the Pawhuska Community Center, 520 Lynn Ave.

The public is invited to meet the candidates at 6:45 p.m. before the forum begins at 7 p.m. Pawhuska Chamber of Commerce is hosting the event.


The Mikey Lynn Memorial Fundraiser 2016 is to be held Saturday at the Lodge at Taylor Ranch, located five miles south of Pawhuska on Highway 99.

Registration opens at 8:30 a.m. for the Mikey Mile Fun Run and the 5K Cross Country Run. There is no entry fee for the Fun Run. Cost for entering the 5K event is $25. Pre-registrations can be made by calling 859-556-0618.

The Fun Run begins at 9:30 a.m. and the competitive event starts at 10. Race awards will be presented around 11 a.m.

Entry for the fundraising event’s disc golf tournament costs $10 per person. The tourney starts at 2 p.m. For more information, call 918-287-7881.

A Cajun Boil Dinner starts at 5 p.m. and the cost is $15 per person. Call 918-914-1085.

A fundraising auction is scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m. For information or to donate, call 918-724-3121.

Live music is to be provided by the Stormy Weather Band.


Pawhuska Elks Lodge will hold its annual Halloween Carnival from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 27.

On Saturday, the Constantine Theater, 110 W. Main, is showing the movie “Goosebumps.” Admission is $2 for the show, which is set for a 7 p.m. start.

Downtown businesses will host a Halloween Trick or Treat on Monday. Between 5-6 p.m., participating merchants will hand out candy to children who are dressed in Halloween costumes.

An Historical Ghost Tour is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Monday at the Constantine Theater, 110 W. Main. Cost is $5 per person.


Pawhuska Indoor Arena will be the site of a Halloween Roping Bash on Sunday.

Books open at 1 p.m. and the roping begins at 2. A saddle will be awarded to the high-point roper of the day.

There will be #13 Slide, enter 1 draw 2/$120 per entry (2 add-on team per entry $40/man), and #10&8, enter 1 draw 2/$75 per entry (2 add-on team per entry $25/man).

There is a one-time saddle fee of $20. For more information, contact either Thomas Smith at 918-766-2190 or Jake Folk at 918-244-5253.


The monthly auction and consignment sale begins at 6:01 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 1, at the Osage County Fairgrounds’ Ag Building.

To consign items for the sale, contact Cody Garnett at 918-429-6349 or Pee Wee Easley at 918-287-8216.

Sale items include everything from guns, coins, jewelry to automobiles, collectibles and chickens. For pictures of items to be sold, see firsttuesdayauction on Facebook.


The second-annual “Run For Special Needs” barrel race event will be held Saturday, Nov. 5, at Osage County Fairgrounds’ Brantley Indoor Arena.

Exhibitions are scheduled from 9 a.m. to noon. Open races start at 1 p.m. An adult division will have $2,500 added with a progressive payout and buckles for first-place finishers in each division. The under-15 competition has $250 added, with equal payout and prizes to division winners.

There are to be 150 tickets sold at $4 apiece or three for $10.

For entry information, call Taylor Averill at 918-704-0927. Pre-entries can be texted. To arrange stall and RV hookups, call Steve at 918-693-9914. Vendors should contact Denise Ward at 918-246-9460.

Proceeds will benefit the American Therapeutic Riding Center.


Pawhuska First Baptist Church is having an Appreciation Dinner for Veterans and First Responders at 12:15 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 6. RSVP to (918) 287-3703 or The Pawhuska First Baptist Church Community Thanksgiving Dinner is 6:30 pm. Saturday, Nov. 19. All are invited to both events!!


Veterans and their spouses are invited to a free dinner Friday, Nov. 11, beginning at 6:30 p.m., at Pawhuska Elks Lodge.


Constantine Arts Council board members are still selling $10 chances for a December drawing on an electric-powered Izip Low Step bike, which (with accessories) has a retail value of $1,600.

Tickets can be purchased from Constantine board members Garrett Hartness, Linda Hubbard, Newton Cass, Lori Loftis, Barbara Strahm, Laurie O’Driscoll, Brian Jeffers, Linda Steininger, Nicki Lorenzo, Alma Hull, Ellen Weigant, Jennifer Adair, Vanessa Rouse, Miya McKim and Josh Williams.

The contest is limited to 500 entries. A winner will be selected in a Dec. 3 drawing at the theater. For more information, call 918-287-1992.