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Staff Writer
Pawhuska Journal-Capital

February 6 — Osage Casino Hotel-Skiatook Open House

Please join us for our Open House at the new Osage Casino Hotel - Skiatook. Take a tour of the all-new Hotel, meeting rooms and other luxury amenities. Thursday, February 6th from 4 - 6 p.m. 5591 W. Rogers Blvd. in Skiatook.

Enjoy the architecture of the new Boutique Casino Hotel featuring an expansive meeting space, luxury suites, beautiful pool and hot tub area and the new OC Store.

Our new property offers full-service, on-site catering, 33 hotel rooms, a 60-seat restaurant, sports bar plus your favorite electroic games and exciting table games.

Osage Casino Hotel - Skiatook features more than 3,000 square feet of meeting space, which can be separated into two smaller meeting rooms. Space is also available to host poolside receptions.

It’s the perfect venue for weddings, meetings, class reunions, corperate functions, banquets, anniversaty and birthday parties.

Enjoy fabulous door prizes and refreshments! No RSVP required. Must be 18 to attend. Must be 21 to purchase or consume alcoholic beverages.

February 9 — Hominy Alumni Association

Attention: There will be meeting of the Hominy Alumni Association on Sunday, Feb. 9 at 2 p.m. in the Hominy Community Center.

We will be making plans for the 2014 Reunion in October.

All Members, Officers, and Directors are urged to attend.

February 9 — Church Talks About the ‘S’ word

Fairfax First Christian Church is kicking off a series on Feb. 9, called “God, Sex, And Marriage.”

This new study series will be taking its listeners on a six-week journey through the Old Testament book of Song of Solomon, which talks about King Solomon’s steamy relationship with his first wife.

This message is relevant to all people of all ages.

Lead Pastor Ty Curry invites everyone to come and join in.

His first message is entitled “Attraction” and will be looking at the opening lines of Song of Solomon, chapter 1.”

For more information you may go to the church website at Sunday Service starts at 11 a.m.

February 15 — Annual Valentine’s Dinner

The Immaculate Conceptions Altar Society’s Annual Valentine’s Dinner will be held Saturday, Feb 15 at 6:30 p.m. in the Parish Hall.

Dinner will include Lasagna, Bruschetta, salad, wine and delicious desserts.

Reservations are required and the price is $15 per person. For reservations, please call Eva Smith at 918-287-3074 or 918-440-8739.

February 22 — Pawhuska Trout Derby

The Pawhuska Trout Derby is set for Feb. 22, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Register online at Only pre-registrants are eligible for the $10,000 fish and will receive a t-shirt. Sponsored by the Wah-shah-she Masonic Lodge #110 For more information visit or call Joey Stone at 918-440-9570 or Randy Haddon at 918-640-3635.

March 28 — Annual Chamber Gala

The Pawhuska Chamber of Commerce is happy to announce the Annual Gala and Auction will be March 28, 2014. More info to come!

Smoke Free signage available

Osage County Business Owners: If you own a business or public property in Osage County and would like the most current entry signage for your Smoke Free and Vapor Free Property please contact us. We can provide a business policy draft and the signage in the picture. Contact: Electa RedCorn, Community Liaison, Osage Nation Communities of Excellence at, or call 918-287-5266.