Legion effort keeps moving forward

Sign-ups continue this week as efforts are moving forward to bring back an American Legion post in Pauls Valley.

The next meeting is set for a 5 p.m. start on Thursday, April 11 at Nora Sparks Warren Memorial Library in PV, 200 N. Willow.

The meeting is meant to offer updated information on the application for a new post charter and help with assistance to veterans.

All veterans in the local area are invited and encouraged to attend.

Anyone unable to attend the meeting but wanting more information about the American Legion and the new post, contact District Commander Dale Haynes at 405-823-9051 or at email haynesfarm192@gmail.com.

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An effort is also underway to get more members to join the American Legion Post No. 191 in Stratford.

The post is also holding a raffle meant to raise money to help seniors in the Stratford and Byars area.

Call Jim Korzan at 580-759-3066 or Jim Page at 580-759-2166 for more information.

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Here in Pauls Valley this is the week for the next night-time book lecture at the local public library.

Ken Hada, a professor at East Central University in Ada, is the guest leading the discussion set to start at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 11.

With this one the lecture is on “The Outsiders” by S.E. Hinton.

The library has also resumed free classes on diet and gardening.

The next one is scheduled from 9 to 11 a.m. April 27, followed by those same times on May 25 at the library.

A smaller version for kids is at 3:30 p.m. Thursday afternoons through May 9.

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