Learn how to Navajo Weave in one weekend at Shepherd's Cross in Claremore. This is a basic weaving class. Class also includes fiber arts history and practical technology. Each participant will take home a finished Navajo Woven project. The retreat fee is $299.00 and is all inclusive. All materials are provided, as well as instructions for building your own loom (ahead of time), or you can use one of their Navajo looms.This retreat is limited to 8 participants (minimum of 2) so register early! Class time is augmented by hands-on learning tools available in the Educational Farm Museum. The Museum also hosts a collection of fiber arts from around the world. Advanced Classes are available upon request.So if you need a new hobby, a weekend getaway, or just a respite from the challenges of life, come on down to the farm. Feel free to bring family or friends with...
Leading New York City newspapers heralded Will Rogers in Handy Andy as dominating the scenes. One wrote you could see his hand in writing many of the lines.We have an opportunity to make up our own minds about Will’s reactions to his wife’s wrangling until he eventually takes up golf, when this movie shows Friday, July 26, at Will Rogers Memorial Museum Movie Night.Doors open at 6:30 p.m., the movie begins at 7. Admission is free with free popcorn and drinks, compliments of Bank of Commerce.Will is pharmacy owner Andrew Yates, devoted to his business, no other interests. On the other hand, his wife is more of a socialite. He sort of goes along to get along, even agreeing to sell his beloved business to the large Norcross chain.He draws the line when his wife promotes their daughter marrying the Norcross fortune heir.With time on his hands, he tries...
We've had an honest citizen come forward with a pair of Ray-Bans that were found in downtown Claremore on Thursday, July 18. If you are the rightful owner, please inbox us a facebook message with a description of the glasses and in which stores you may have left them.Let's get these shades back to the rightful owner!NOTE: These are NOT the glasses. This is a random internet photo, so don't try to be sneaky. 
Northeast Tech is celebrating TEN YEARS in Claremore! Hard to believe, but we're pretty sure it's true.You're invited to visit the campus on Thursday, August 8, from 5:30p to 6:30p. Why, you ask? Well, if you're a parent or a high school student, it's an opportunity to get a behind-the-scenes look at the classrooms and see the programs that are offered. Hint: there are a lot and you probably can't name half of them, so come see!Everyone is invited to enjoy the guest speakers, as well as swag and refreshments. We are blessed to have a gem like Northeast Tech in our town, so come take a look! Northeast Tech is located on Highway 88, just north of First United Methodist Church. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yfHwU4AvqAY
The August calendar may not include a national holiday, but the summer-season finale still gives you plenty of reasons to head out to Claremore. You won't be the only one planning a last getaway before school starts, so expect crowds in seashore and mountain towns. In general, cities feel less crowded in August because residents go on vacation, too. Look for many free activities, from concerts to museum days to outdoor movie screenings. Below are some of the highlights; be sure to visit our website or Facebook for more details.  National Night Out is on Tuesday, August 6th from 6pm to 8:30pm this year. National Night Out is a national community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships. So, head on out to the Claremore Lake Park Splash Pad and don’t forget your lawn chairs! There will be FREE food, soft drinks, water and sno cones. Listen to Travis Kidd while the...
If you're on the hunt for your dream home, visit Coldwell Banker online. Check out these beautiful homes  this weekend! Saturday and Sunday 2PM-4PM 15465 E TAYLOR LANE 15447 E TAYLOR LANE

Grace is a Gift

-by Hayley Peck Westwood My Life, ElevatedI’m struck this morning by our great need for love and grace.Isn’t it so easy to hold on to anger and hurt and feel the desire to seek revenge, or at the very least hold tight to bitterness and animosity?But what a poor way to live. To always feel frustrated and angry and annoyed. It’s not worth it. It takes more of a toll on you than on whomever or whatever is bothering you, and what’s the point in that?When it’s us who screws up, we’re SO quick to ask for, and even expect grace and forgiveness. Yet when someone else makes a mistake or hurts us, we can’t seem to let it go.It’s completely irrational and unfair, but we’re human and this is how we operate.I’m 100 percent guilty, so I’m challenging myself in many areas of my life to take things less personally, be...
Thursday, July 18th 603 W. 19th St. S.1400 W. Bert St. Friday, July 19th 603 W. 19th St. S.1400 W. Bert St.1114 N. Oklahoma Ave. Saturday, July 20th 603 W. 19th St. S.1400 W. Bert St.1114 N. Oklahoma Ave.2711 Highwood Ct.2709 Highwood Ct.1103 Walnut St. Sunday, July 21st 1400 W. Bert St.
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Join hands and help The District on Main collect 15,000 handbags in 10 days to help 15,000 women in need. Bring in ANY gently used handbag (any size, any brand) to be donated to a woman in need. And as a THANK YOU, you’ll receive $25 or $50 OFF* a brand NEW Brighton handbag. How it works: Visit a Brighton store (The District, in this case) and donate ANY manufacturer’s handbag to qualify. Purchase a Brighton Handbag less than $249 and receive $25 off; purchase a Brighton Handbag of $250 or more and receive $50 off. Then your used bag will be donated to a local charity. *One bonus per qualifying handbag purchase. Cannot be combined with other offers. Limited to stock on hand. Excludes Live Love Travel and Wallets. Promotion ends July 21, 2019.
The Claremore Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting the annual Fall Golf Classic on Friday, September 13. Enjoy a relaxing day of golf with other professionals and community leaders at this great fall event! A golf tournament is a great way to network with others. Add delicious food, beverages, and prizes and you are guaranteed a day of fun! Team applications will be available soon. For more information contact the Claremore Chamber at (918) 341-2818 or e-mail chamber@claremore.org. 
The fall session of the free and fun RoCo Fit “Couch to 5k” Program begins August 6th. RoCo Fit volunteer mentors are ready to encourage participants to reach all types of goals, from finishing a 5k (3.1 miles) to reducing depression and stress. Whatever your goal - physical or emotional, walking or running, this group will help you accomplish it.With the guidance of experienced mentors using a 12 week structured progressive schedule, participants will have fun and finish a Mock 5k race on October 24th. Participants will get education on proper walking and running form to help them prevent injury during their twice weekly workouts. In addition, participants will receive weekly informational emails and motivational posts on the program’s RoCo LoCoMotion Facebook page. New fun incentives will be given to those finishing the program.RoCo Fit has offered this free program to the community since 2012 with over 2,200 unduplicated...