The next book lecture at PV's public library is at 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 18. The book is “A Homemade Life” by Molly Wizenberg.

Professor Robert Greenstreet is scheduled to lead the lecture and discussion.

The last one for this series is on Nov. 15 with the book “Secrets of the Tsil Cafe” by Thomas Fox Averill. Professor David Snider leads the lecture.

The library is also now hosting free weekly classes on gardening in tight spaces, along with healthy cooking.

The classes for adults are 2 to 3 p.m. Tuesdays through Nov. 6. Each one is followed at 3:15 p.m. with a brief presentation for kids.

Sign up at the Nora Sparks Warren Memorial Library.

A Lego Club for ages seven and up has returned during school days from 4 to 5 p.m. Mondays at the public library. The club now includes board and card games, crafts and other activities.

The city library also has an after school snack program for ages 18 and younger from 3:15 to 3:45 p.m. every school day.


The Wynnewood Historical Society and the Ladies of Mt. Carmel Baptist Church will host the showing of a Hollywood film in downtown Wynnewood on Friday, Oct. 19.

Set to start at 7 p.m., "Taking Chance," starring Kevin Bacon, depicts the return of a U.S. soldier's body to his hometown after being killed in Iraq. It's based upon a true story.

To be shown on the south side of the Garrett Real Estate building at 209 S. Dean McGee Avenue, the movie is free to the public.

Those attending are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and non-alcoholic drinks in non-glass bottles.

The Ladies of Mount Carmel Baptist Church will make available baked goods for donations as the proceeds will go for the purchase of wreaths for Hopewell and Oak Grove cemeteries.

The local historical society will also accept donations for the purchase of wreaths to be placed on military veterans graves in Oaklawn Cemetery as part of Wreathes Across America.

According to the group, almost 700 veterans are buried in the three Wynnewood cemeteries.

For more information about Wreaths Across America, go to online.

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