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Pawhuska Journal-Capital

County Treasurer’s Office closed until April 11 for training

The Osage County Treasurer’s Office staff will be gone for Annual Training April 9-11.

Calvary Baptist Church

Calvary Baptist Church invites the public to The Harvest, a series of Evangelistic services to be held April 14-17, with times as follows: Sunday morning: 9 a.m. - Sunday School; 10 a.m. - Worship Service; 11 a.m. - Potluck Lunch; Sunday - Wednesday Evenings: 6:30 p.m. - meal; 7 p.m. - service.

‘Week of the Young Child’ set for April 17

The public is invited to join for a day of PLAY. from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. April 17 at the Pawhuska Fairgrounds.

Check-in opens at 8:30 a.m.. Featuring “Buddy Big Mountain” world famous puppeteer. There will be arts and crafts, games, inflatables, petting zoo, exhibits and so much more.

For more information or to register by e-mail contact The Osage Nation Child Care Office at 918-287-5306 or email

Boy Scouts host Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser

Boy Scout Troop 33 will be hosting a spaghetti dinner fundraiser 5:30-7:30 p.m. April 19 at the Elks Lodge. Cost is $7.

Proceeds go towards the summer camp fees for the youth.

For more information contact Scoutmaster Joey Stone at 918-440-9570.


Tri County Technology Center is adding the following classes in Pawhuska:

• Excel Level 1, taught by Jennifer Seever, 4/16/13 Tues. 9 - 4 p.m. Cost is $89.

• Restaurant Classics: New Orleans Cuisine, taught by Sandra McLelland. (This class be held at the First United Methodist church Family Life Center in Pawhuska) 4/11/13 Thurs. 6 - 9 p.m. Cost is $59.

Call Tri County Technology Center at 918-331-3331, or call Cindy Helmer at the Pawhuska Business Development Center at 918-287-3357.

Pawhuska Masonic Lodge holds Pancake Breakfast

Saturday, April 20, 7 a.m. to noon at the Osage Nation Cultural Center (next to Alco).

Free Dump Day

April 20 is the date for the Free Dump Day, sponsored by Osage County Commissioners and City of Pawhuska. The event will be held from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Available locations for dropping off items includes:

• Pawhuska — District No. 1 Shop 8th and Pecan

• Shidler — west of the city on Highway 11

• Barnsdall — 516 S. 5th St.

• Skiatook — 2850 W. 133rd Street North

• Hominy — 604 Cotton Gin

Accepted items include: passenger tires without the rims (no tire dealers), appliances, furniture, mattresses, box springs, wood, brush.

What will not be accepted: household trash, household hazardous waste items, commercial or contractor’s trash, paint, or other chemicals.

For more information, please call 800-259-1570.. For questions please call 1-800-259-1570

Veteran Enrollment

Veterans and their family members are invited to come and meet the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) and Veterans Benefits Administration staff and ask questions from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 12 at the Pawhuska Indian Health Center, 715 Grandview, Pawhuska OK 74056. Bring Copy of your DD214 and any other documentation you might need to verify duty. Returning Iraq or Afghanistan Veterans, come ask about programs affecting your duty. For more information for this event please contact Marjorie Williams, benefit coordinator, Pawhuska Indian Health Center, 918-287-9336.