SW Cowboy Church will hold their 2nd Annual Fall Ball and Dance from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 22, at the Jackson County Expo Center. Entry fee is a donation of three cans of food. For more information call Derrick at 591-1111.
Oklahoma Lions Mobile Health Screening Unit will be conducting free screenings for glaucoma, diabetes, hearing, visual acuity and high blood pressure Saturday, Oct. 22, in the Altus Wal-Mart parking lot
The Victory-Prairie Hill School Reunion will be held Saturday, Oct. 22, at the Friendship Inn Restaurant, 1800 N. Main. There will be a Dutch treat luncheon at 11 a.m. and the reunion will start at 2 p.m. Anyone who attended these schools, teachers and families are invited to attend. Questions call Arlis Thomason at 482-6361.
Threshold Services will be holding a carwash Saturday, Oct. 22, in the McDonald’s parking lot. Donations accepted.
AHS Cheerleaders Annual Pep Squeakers Clinic/Performance will be held 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 23, at the Altus High School gym. Registration will be from 12:30 to 1 p.m.. Performance will be at the football game Friday, Oct. 28. Cost: $25.
First Presbyterian Church, 208 E. Cypress will be having a guest speaker to deliver the sermon at 10:45 Sunday, Oct 23. Speaking will be Dan Daniel.
Blair’s First Baptist Church Revival will be at 10:50 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 23 and 7 p.m. Sunday through Wednesday, Oct. 23-26. The speaker will be Harold Gaches and music will be provided by David Petete. Everyone is welcome!
A free community Education program on Alzheimer’s Disease will be from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 24, at Southwest Technology Center.
United Way is having their monthly board meeting at noon, Monday, Oct. 24, at WOSC Student Center, Room A. Everyone is urged to attend this dutch-treat luncheon.
The Rotary Club will have their weekly meeting at noon Tuesday, Oct. 25, at WOSC. Rotarian of the day will be Tricia Latham. Guest and program will be Johnny Morrow of the Oklahoma State Regents of Higher Education and he will present an update on the business of higher education in Oklahoma. He will touch on scholarships, recruiting and college preparation.
The DAV and DAVA will be having their monthly meeting Tuesday, Oct. 25, at the Towers. Supper at 6 p.m. and the meeting at 6:30 p.m.
An Adult CPR class will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 25, at 905 N. Willard. For more information and to register call 482-5303.
Altus Chapter 33 DAV and Unit 33 DAVA will have a meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 25, at the Towers meeting room. There will be a meal at 6 p.m. All members are encourage to attend.
Wilson Head Start Parent group will be having a Fall Festival at 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 27. There will be games and food plates sold for $2 a plate. Everyone is invited to attend.
A retirement reception honoring Lt. Jackie Thomas for serving 25 years will be from 1 to 3 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 27, at the Altus Police Department, 121 N. Grady.
Altus Community Theatre Players present “Murder by Magic.” Dinner theatre at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 28 and Saturday, Oct. 29 and dessert theatre at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 30, at the Altus Best Western, 2804 N. Main. Tickets available in advance only. Seating is limited. For tickets or information call 482-7138 or 482-1450.
An orientation for girls interested in entering the Miss Altus Pageant will be at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 29, at 1823 Falcon Road. A contestant must be between the ages of 17 (senior in high school) and no older than 24 on Sept. 30, 2006. If unable to attend, please call Judy Dickenson at 482-1276 for information.
VFW Post 4876 will be hosting a Safe Halloween party from 2 to 4 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 29, at 500 N. Veterans Dr. There will be games, candy, and costume judging. Costume judging will be in three age groups: newborn to 4 years old, 5 years to 9 years old, and 10 years to 12 years old.
Atwoods will hold their 10th Annual Pet Costume Contest at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 30, at 2220 N. Main. Any pet is eligible.
Fall clean-up rummage sale will be held from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29. Open to all - a few tables still available. Call Angela at 471-5048.
An OSS fundraiser Halloween haunted house will be held from 7 to 11 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 29 and 30, at Altus AFB, Bldg 225 (Life Support and Education building). There will be games and facepainting for the younger children.
SW Cowboy Church will host a 3rd Level Roping Clinic from 12 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 5, at the Jackson County Expo Center. Free entry. Bring a horse, rope and a friend. If no horse, roping continues standing for practice. For more information call Derrick at 591-1111.
Grace United Methodist Church will have a “Building on Faith” barbecue fundraiser from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 5, at the Altus Community Center on Falcon Road. Tickets must be purchased in advance. All proceeds go to the building fund. For tickets call Bryan Burns 471-7971, Mike Burns 471-0612, Tiffany Burns 471-4438, Cindy Sanchez 471-5333, Church Office 482-4093, J.T. Burns 471-4114, Beth Burns 471-2912, or Lyndsey Davenport 379-4422.
Southwest Oklahoma Animal Network is having their “Have a Heart for the Animals” campaign. There will be a drawing for a diamond heart pendant from Crown Jewelry on Nov. 28. Tickets are $1 and are available at The Laundry Mutt, Burns Chiropractic or call 482-8945. Proceeds go to help homeless animals in SW Oklahoma.