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Things to do this weekend!

HOME SCHOOL P.E. & GYMNASTICS Bill Bartley Branch Family YMCA July 11, 18, 25 August 8, 15, 22, 29 Swimming/Water Games (Ages: 3-18, Class time depends upon age) Gymnastics (Ages: 3-18, Class time depends upon age) Self-Defense Class (Home School parents: 10:00 a.m.) Call Kim Beard, Youth Program Director at the Bill Bartley Branch Family YMCA for more information. (940) 761-1000

Photographic Exhibition: People of the Plains, Museum of the Great Plains, Lawton, OK. For more information please contact the Museum of the Great Plains 580-581-3460.

Register for Komen Wichita Falls Race for the Cure, 5K and one mile run/walk. Begins between 6th and 7th Streets on Lamar - East of the Wichita County Courthouse. Saturday, Oct. 11 at 8am. Registration forms available at North Texas Ford Dealers, DesignWorks, Times Record NEws, Sikes Senter MAll, Skyline Developers, United Supermarkets, YMCA, WF Health Dept., Starbucks, or online at Various awards presented upon completion of race. 75% of proceeds to fund educaiton, screening, and treatment programs locally. 25% to support the Komen Foundation's NAtional Grant Program for research dedicated to breast cancer. Call 940-692-2331 with more questions.

Open Enrollment Children's Art Studio Fall 2008 Enrollment: August 27 â€" October 11 Classes: October 11 - November 15 (Lawton, OK) Open enrollment for Children's Art Studio will begin August 27 and run through October 11. This program previously known as the S"chool of the Arts" is in its sixth year. Only the name has changed, it is still the same great program! Classes begin October 11 at the Town Hall/Carnegie Library, 5th & B Avenue located in downtown Lawton and run through November 15. The program is designed for students in grades three through six. Six classes (sessions) meet each Saturday, 9:00 am to noon (light snack provided). Three sessions focus on pottery and three sessions focus on sketching and painting. In addition, students are taught art vocabulary, color theory, and to how to care and clean art supplies. Students are also taught art exhibit etiquette for their own show to be held Tuesday, November 18 from 5-6:30 pm in the McMahon Memorial Auditorium Lobby. Tuition is $30/semester and scholarships are available (limited first come first serve basis). Registration forms will be available online at or at the Arts & Humanities Division office, 801 NW Ferris, located at the west entrance of McMahon Memorial Auditorium. Office hours are 8am-12 noon and 1-5 pm, Monday â€" Friday. The program is sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts, Oklahoma Arts Council, City of Lawton, Lawton Arts and Humanities Council, and the Lawton Public School System. For more information, call 580-581-3470 or 581-3471. Or email us at

US Army Soldier Show Details: The cast and crew will emphasize their working motto of entertainment for the Soldier, by the Soldier in a simulated deployed setting to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the modern U.S. Army Soldier Show, which opens at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, August 29 at Sheridan Theater on Fort Sill. Nearly half of the cast and crew already have deployed during the War on Terror, so they know the drill. Just getting an opportunity to perform on a seven-month tour of entertaining Soldiers and military Families will fulfill a lifelong dream for most of them.

FREE boating safety courses - The OHP, Boating Safety Education Division, is offering FREE safety programs to any group, business, or organization. Classes cover topics including: boating safety, water safety, and boating laws. For more information, or to schedule a program, please contact the OHP at 877-253-2820

Mayor's Blues Ball - Medicine Park, OK Date & Times: Saturday Aug 30, 12 Noon to 12:30 AM and Sunday Aug 31, 2 to 11 pm Event: The Mayors Blues Ball Saturday's Line Up Chant Juju Beans Sunshine Hahn Eagle Eye Annie The Uncivilized Tribe Rusty Traywick and True Friends Sunday's Line Up Delta Paul Kayla Reeves Usual Suspects The Unlikely Blues Band Venues will be the Apache Inn Site and the General Store with a few acts at the Winery of the Wichitas. Go to for more information and updates.

Mt. Park 1st Annual Battle of Bands & Car Show August 30th Car Show : Battle of Bands: entry fee: $15.00 entry form at: classes: Cars and Pickups 80 - 08 79 - 60 59 - 40 39 - below Motorcycle class : OPEN Registration of Vehicles will between 7 a.m. & 9 a.m. in the park Car show starts at 9:00 a.m. 1:00 judging 2:00 sound off 3:00 winners announced Awards: Winner of each class Best Paint Best of Show Sound off Dance will follow the battle of bands and car show.

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