Adult Painting

Members of the Delaware County Library will host a painting class for adults from 1 to 4 p.m. on Thursday, Jan 5.

The class will be a beginner's course with a painting of a Poppy flower. The class will be free and open to the public with a limited number spots available.

For more information, call the Delaware County Library at 918-253-8521.

Tribute to Fleetwood Mac in Wyandotte

Mirage: Visions of Fleetwood Mac will perform the classic lineup of Fleetwood Mac at 8 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 7, at Club 60 West Event Center, at the Wyandotte Casino.

Doors open at 7 p.m., for the free concert. Participants must be 18 or older to attend. The band is a spinoff of the band “Bella Donna — A Tribute to Stevie Nicks.”

Wyandotte Casino is located at 100 Jackpot Place, Wyandotte. For more information, persons interested may call 918-678-4946.

Linn to address DCRW

Mark Linn, Grove businessman and insurance professional, will be the guest speaker during the January meeting of the Delaware County Republican Women. The meeting, set for 11:30 a.m., on Monday, Jan. 16, takes place at Charlie’s Chicken in Grove. If the Grove Public Schools administration cancels school on that day, due to inclement weather, then the meeting will also be canceled.

Linn will speak about life insurance programs and the advantages of those products in today’s culture.

The new officers for 2017-18 will be on hand during the meeting to answer questions. Those officers include Rebekah Russell, president, Sherry Sanders, secretary, and Grace Zieba, treasurer. The meetings are open to the public.

Outdoor Show in Grove

The MidSouth Tackle, Hunting and Boat Show will take place Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 17, 18 and 19, at the Grove Civic Center, 1702 South Main, Grove. 


Caring Kitchen/Feed My Sheep

Volunteers with The Caring Kitchen and Feed My Sheep have combined efforts to provide their services on the same day.

The Caring Kitchen, now located at 11th and Washbourne, in Jay, will be open from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Mondays, while Feed My Sheep will be open from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m, across the roadway in its facility.

Caring Kitchen 2.0 will provide a nutritious meal once a week in its new location in Jay. Feed My Sheep will provide a food pantry for those in need on the same day.

The combined operation is designed to allow the two organizations to join forces in order to serve members of the community.

A Gathering of Vets

A Gathering of Vets takes place at 6 p.m. on the second Thursday of each month in the CLC Building at First Baptist Church, 503 North Fourth Street, Jay. Food will be available until it runs out. The event is open to the public. For more information, persons interested may contact Mary McQuoid at 918-801-6099. 

Emergency Food Assistance Program

The Jay Community Chapel, Seventh and Krause, Jay is open from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., on the third Tuesday and Wednesday. It covers the entire Jay School District. For more information, persons interested may call 918-253-4334 or 918-253-7447 between the hours of 9 a.m. and 2 p.m.

City of Jay

Officials with the City of Jay will test tornado sirens at noon on the first Wednesday of every month.

Jay Fire Department

The City of Jay is offers Jay Fire Department memberships for anyone living outside Jay city limits and needing one for home insurance purposes. The cost is $50 a year and is based upon a schedule. For more information, or to purchase a membership, persons interested may contact the Jay city clerk at 918-253-4148 or Jay City Hall at 918-253-4307.

AA and NA Meetings in Colcord

Struggling with addiction? Nothing works? Try a God centered solution Colcord Sunday evening Recovery meets 5 p.m. at the East (back) entrance, Colcord First Baptist Church. Colcord Tuesday night Alcoholics Anonymous, First Baptist Church basement at 7 p.m. Open meeting. All beliefs and denominations welcome. Colcord Friday night Narcotics Anonymous meeting at 7 p.m., 538 East Main, Colcord, basement entrance.

NA Meetings in Jay

The Last Chance Group, which helps those dealing with narcotics addiction, meets at 7 p.m. on Tuesdays and Saturdays every week.

Meetings take place in the Jay Senior Citizens Center at 816 South Main Street in Jay. For more information, persons interested may contact Jesse Stroud at 918-964-0609.

Talbot Library & Museum House

Talbot Library & Museum House is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday located at 500 South Colcord Avenue. Closed holidays. For more information or group tours, persons interested may call 918-326-4532.

Free Eye Exam of Glasses

The Jay Lions Club is offering free eye exam or glasses. To qualify, a person must be income eligible and carry no insurance. For more information, persons interested may call Marsha Moore at 918-253-4511 for an application.

Addiction Support Group

Red Willow Counseling Services and Calvary Baptist Church are sponsoring an “Addictions Support Group” at 7:30 p.m., on Thursday. The group meets at Calvary Baptist Church, 7727 Cedar Drive in West Siloam Springs.

The group is open to recovering addicts and their families. Calvary Baptist Church is located on Old Highway 33 (Cedar Drive), between White Oak Road and Moseley School Road, in West Siloam Springs. For more information, persons interested may contact Calvary Baptist Church at 918-422-5922 or

Faith Mission Church Mission

The Faith Mission Church mission is open from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Monday through Wednesday. It offers free clothes, shoes, coats and toys. Donations are welcome.

Narcotics Anonymous Meetings

Monday – 12 noon at Jay Senior Center

Tuesday – 7 p.m. at Jay Senior Center

Thursday – 12 noon at Jay Senior Center

Saturday – 7 p.m. at Jay Senior Center.

For more information, persons interested may call 918-521-8914.