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Nearly News 2017-04-27



An advertisement on Wednesday in The Ponca City News for First Lutheran School had the incorrect date. Friendship Sunday at First Lutheran will be held on Sunday, April 30. A Sunday School hour brunch begins at 9:30 a.m. and the worship service at 10:45 a.m.

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Have an old family quilt in the closet that you’re not quite sure how to take care of? Make plans to attend a care and conservation of heirloom quilts presentation with Elsie M. Campbell on Saturday, April 29 from 10:30 a.m. to noon at the Pioneer Woman Museum. For additional information, call 765-6108.

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Edwin Fair Community Health Center invites children in pre-kindergarten through fifth grade to enter the annual MayFest Coloring Contest. To enter, students are asked to come by the center, 1500 North Sixth Street. Students may also print the picture and rules online at www.edwinfair.com. The contest will have three different grade levels this year with first, second and third prizes […]

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A scheduled appearance on April 25 by Ree Drummond for a book signing at Brace Books and More has been postponed to a later date.

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A Book Fair and Summer Splash Event will be held in the gym at the Washington Pre-K Center on Monday, April 24 from 4 to 6 p.m. This event will have booths featuring local businesses and organizations that provide summer activities for kids.

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The Friendship Feast Spaghetti Dinner fundraiser will be held on Friday, April 21 from 4:30 to 7 p.m. at First Christian Church, 210 North Fifth Street. The cost of the meal is $7 for adults and $3 for children 4-12. Children under three may eat for free. The meal will consist of spaghetti with homemade sauce, fresh bread, salad, dessert […]

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“Safe Town,” co-sponsored by Domestic Violence Program of Ponca City, Salvation Army, Ponca City Service Center and Hospice of North Central Oklahoma, will be held on Thursday, April 20 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Carolyn Renfro Event Center at 445 Fairview Avenue. This event is a simulation designed to incorporate various modes of learning: visual, auditory and […]

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The 90th Annual AMBUCS Easter Egg Hunt will be held at 1 p.m. today on the pageant/sailboat side of Lake Ponca. Children up to the age of 9 years old can take part in the hunt for over 4,000 eggs hidden on the shores of the lake, with 15 big prizes to be given out at the end of the […]

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The 90th Annual AMBUCS Easter Egg Hunt will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, April 16, on the pageant/sailboat side of Lake Ponca. Children up to the age of 9 years old can take part in the hunt for over 4,000 eggs hidden on the shores of the lake, with 15 big prizes to be given out at the end […]

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On Saturday, April 15, Waverly Street, between Hartford Avenue and Industrial Boulevard, will be closed to all traffic for upgrades to the fiber optic system. The closing will start at 7 a.m. and continue until work is finished at approximately 2 p.m. Employees working in the area need to find alternate routes.