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Pawhuska Journal-Capital

OCHSM gift shop temporarily relocated

The Osage County Historical Society Museum has a temporary location for their gift shop. They are located down at 602 E. Main (The old pawnshop) They are offering Souvenirs, Jewelry and books. The biggest, littlest, new and used bookstore in Osage County. They are open from Tuesday – Saturday 9-5. 918-287-9119

Fire hydrant flush set for May 2

The Pawhuska Fire Department will begin flushing fire hydrants on May 2, 2013. This will continue for approximately two to three weeks. You may see some discoloration in your water or low water pressure during this time that we are flushing in your area. Thanks you, Gip Allen Fire Chief

The 75th Anniversary of Osage Tribal Museum to be celebrated May 3-4

May 3:

The 75th Anniversary of the Osage Tribal Museum is May 3. For more information contact the Osage Tribal Museum, Library & Archives 918-287-5441

· Symposium- Part 1 10 a.m. Osage Ancestral Paths: Keepers of the Treasures, Historic Constantine Theatre.

· Open House & Lunch provided by the Pawhuska Indian Village, Wakon Iron Hall.

· Symposium- Part II 1 p.m. Osage Ancestral Paths: Keepers of the Treasures, Historical Constantine Theatre.

· Big Heart Reception 5:00 pm Honoring the Wah zha zhe, an Osage Ballet, Osage Cultural Center

· Wah Zha Zhe, An Osage Ballet: On Screen 7:00pm, Historic Constantine.

May 4:

· Parade “To Beat The Drum” 10 a.m. Downtown Pawhuska

· Osage Nation Campus: (Enjoy the afternoon at your leisure)

· Parade Floats on Display

· Diamond Jubilee Picnic

· American Indian Art Show and Sale

· Osage Flute Making Demonstration

· Osage Dance 2 – 4 pm

· American Indian Food

Veteran Benefits event set for May 3

The Pawhuska Indian Health Center will be hosting a Veteran Benefits event on Friday, May 3.

Open to the public - 10:00a.m. to 2:00p.m. at the Pawhuska Indian Health Center, 715 Grandview, Pawhuska, Okla.

All veterans, currently enrolled in benefits or needing to enroll in benefits are invited.

The Osage County Historical Society Annual Meeting and Dinner - May 4

620 Leahy at the Methodist Family Life Center. 6:00- 6:45 will be the Silent Auction and 6:45- 7:45 will be the dinner, live auction and power point. Tickets are $20 and you can pick them up at 602 E. Main (the old pawn shop) or any Board of Directors of the Historical Society.

Grits and Glamour Concert - May 4

May 4, Osage Casino Spring 2013 Concert, Bartlesville, Grits and Glamour ( Pam Tillis & Lorrie Morgan), gates open at 4:30 pm. All ages welcomed. Bring your own chairs. No outside food or drinks allowed.

Best Choice Label program - May 7

Burbank, 6:30 pm, O.H.C.E. First Baptist Church Annex, preparing treat bags, and discussing the Best Choice Label program; Burbank O.H.C.E. proposed Facebook page and 4-H Camp donations. For info, call 918-793-4801.

5K ‘Run For the Health of IT’ - May 11

Get ready for an exciting Saturday, May 11. The Health Division of Osage Nation is hosting their annual 5K “Run For the Health of IT,” one-mile Fun Run & the Littlest Amazing Race at Cultural Park in Pawhuska on Lynn Ave. Plus there will be an Run For The Health of it Amazing Race that is spread out all over town. You must be entered to participate, as the first 16 teams will be chosen. Team of four must consist of one youth between the ages of 14 to 18. Call 918-287-5267 or come by 604 Kihekah to pick up forms. There is a $10 fee for the 5 K all other events are free. There will be music, games, and fun for all ages. 5 K Race will begin at 8 A. M. with medal ceremony set for 9:30. Amazing Race activities to begin at 10, please join us for a day of healthy activities.

Osage Casino/Sand Springs Concert - May 11

Osage Casino Spring 2013 Concert, Sand Springs- Roots, and Boots (Sammy Kershaw, Joe Diffie, & Aaron Tippin) gates open at 4:30 p.m. All ages welcomed. Bring your own chairs. No outside coolers, food or drinks allowed.

“Les Miserables - May 14

Classic movies at the Constantine presents “Les Miserables” rated PG-13 starring Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe, and Anne Hathaway. Showtime will be at 7 p.m. Admission $4

Osage Casino/Pawhuska Concert - May 18

Osage Casino Spring 2013 Concert, Pawhuska- Moe Bandy. Gates open at 4:30 p.m. All ages welcomed. Bring your own chairs. No outside coolers, food or drinks allowed.

High School Fishing Tournament - May 18

Shidler High School Fishing Team invited to Host the first SAF Open High School Fishing Tournament in Oklahoma, to be held on Kaw Lake. For info call Todd 918-691-4920

American Legion Post 227 & Barnsdall Chamber of Commerce fundraiser raffle - May 25

American Legion Post 227 & Barnsdall Chamber of Commerce fundraiser raffle. Bright Red 2000 ford Mustang Convertible. Tickets are $5 each or 3 for $10. Tickets can be purchased through members of the Barnsdall Chamber of commerce and American Legion post 227. For Information or tickets, contact the Barnsdall Chamber at 918-847-2202 or American Legion at 918-724-1045 or 918-440-7194