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Pawhuska Journal-Capital

CAMP McFADDEN — June 17- Aug. 2

CAMP McFADDEN Summer Camp Schedule: Short Session 6 - 9 years, June 17 - 19; 1 Week Sessions 8 - 15 years, June 23 through August 2; Activities include Low & High Elements Ropes Course, Nature Center, Archery, Canoeing & Kayaking, Hiking, and so much more. For info call 580-762-9955 or,

Kiwanis Fishing Derby — June 19

The Kiwanis Club of Pawhuska is sponsoring a free fishing derby for youngsters. 6:00 pm to 8pm at the smaller Osage Nation Pont (northwest of the Osage Tribal Museum) Oklahoma Fish and Wildlife will provide poles, bait, and training. Free Hotdogs and lemonade will be available. Children under 6 must be accompanied with an adult. Questions, Call Patsy Simmons at 918-287-2105

Noodling Tournament — June 22

2nd Annual Shidler Volunteer Fire Department “Noodling Tournament” at Pioneer Cove Marina on Kaw Lake - Weigh-In 7:00 pm. Rules: Noodlers must obey ALL Oklahoma Wildlife Regulations; 3 Flathead Catfish per team limit; No additional or trade-out of fish after initial weigh-in; Noodlers must fish in Oklahoma; Fish MUST be caught within 24 hours; ALL FISH MUST BE ALIVE AT WEIGH-IN - Dead fish will NOT be accepted; 1st Place - $1,000; Largest Catfish - $250:00. 2 Man Team Entry Fee $100.00 check/money order payable to Shidler Volunteer Fire Dept and mailed to P.O. Box 571, Shidler OK 74652, Attn: Todd Roe. For more info call Todd at 918-691-4920. Entry Deadline Monday, June 17, 2013.

Vacation Bible School — June 23-26

The Osage Indian Baptist Church VBS “The Armor of God” will kick off with food & fun Sunday June 23 - 26, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm. A meal will be served each night.

Lions Club Fish Fry — June 28

The Lions Club will be having a fish fry dinner from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Senior Citizens Center. Cost is $10 for adults and $5 for kids 8 and under. The menu is fried fish, hush puppies, coleslaw, French fries, dessert and drink.