November 9

The Burbank Volunteer Fire Department Chili Cookoff is set to begin at 4 p.m. at the Fire Station. Prizes include: Grand Prize Remington 870 Express Shotgun, Second Place $100 Lowes Gift Card. Must be present to win. Lots of door prizes available. There is a $25 chili entry; $5 bowls for adults; $2 bowl for kids 10 and under. For more information call Trevor Davis at 918-716-7837; for chili entries call Haley Lessert at 918-688-8834.

November 9

Kaw City Volunteer Fire Department will hold its third annual chicken noodle dinner at 6 p.m. Cost is $5 for adults, children 12 and under eat for $3. The event will be held at Kaw City Community Building and will include a silent auction, raffle for a Henry Golden Boy Rifle. Tickets are $5 each. Winner need not be present. Kaw City Fire Supporter T-Shirts will be sold for $15 each. For more information call 580-269-2525.

November 10

"Princess and the Pea" at 2 p.m. at Constantine Center.

November 11

Pawhuska High School will hold a Veterans Day Assembly on Monday, November 11th @ 9:45 AM. All veterans are invited to attend. Refreshments will be available.

November 11

Children can drop off art/letters at The North Pole Post Office located inside Tallgrass Prairie Flowers and More, 131 East Main in Pawhuska. Each Letter/Art work sent to Santa Clause should accompany a self addressed stamped envelope and $5. Also available at the North Pole Post Office will be reindeer food for only $2 a sack. All proceeds from the mailing and the reindeer food to Pawhuska Youth Sports. This will run all the way up to the week of Christmas. This is an oversize mail box their art work/ letter needs to be smaller than 13x10

November 11

Shidler Schools will have its Veterans Day assembly at 2:15 pm in the Ward Auditorium. The assembly is open to the public. Local veterans are invited and encouraged to join in as we honor them for their service. For information call 918-793-2051

November 13

Osage Nation Department of Education Outreach Programs presents ACT Prep and Scholarship Workshop from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Lunch is provided. The event will be held at the Business Strategy Center. Cost is $30 to attend and $20 for prep workbook. For more information call 918-287-5544.

Coming Soon

Food for thought: Lunch ‘N Learn will be about "Managing Your Chaos." Tonya Foreman and Tara Gotwalt will help participants identify if their life is in chaos, out of control and if they tend to move from one crisis to another. If this subject matter resonates with you and your life, plan to attend our next "food for thought," which is scheduled for Nov. 21 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Pawhuska Business Development Center. Lunch is provided. To make reservations contact Cindy Helmer at 918-287-3357 or

November 26

Freedom Community Church is proud to announce there will be a citywide free Thanksgiving dinner Nove. 26 at 5 p.m., lasting until the food is gone. Come and enjoy a traditional turkey dinner with fixings. For more information contact Rev. Ellis at 918-886-0933.