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OKG Newsletter


Topic: volunteers

Building Liberia’s library

Nearly 24,000 books leave OKC for West Africa, where texts are nearly nonexistent.


News

Phil Bacharach
Thousands of books donated by Oklahoma City churches and organizations are on their way to students in Liberia. Volunteers at the Crown Heights United Methodist Church loaded more than 23,500 books on a Hobby Lobby truck this morning — a bounty headed to Indiana before its final destination in West Africa.
 
Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Child’s play


Youth

Molly Evans
KaBOOM! Playground Build
8 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday
Northeast Regional Health and Wellness Campus
2600 N.E. 63rd
kaboom.org
427-8651
Free
 
Wednesday, June 5, 2013

LETTERS


Letters to the Editor

Susan Schmidt
My husband and I are volunteers, ushering regularly at the Civic Center for the past 7 years. We found the current production of Wicked to be among the top two shows we have seen in 7 years, second only to The Lion King.
 
Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Permanent culture

Urban gardening is taking root in empty spaces across the city. Experts say it’s no fad.


News

Giancarlo Gonzalez

The neighborhood tortoiseshell cat tiptoes past a cotton shrub, through purple hyacinth bean vines and onto rows of tomato and pepper plants.

 
Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Always help

The Salvation Army keeps its shelters open year-round to help with emergencies like winter freezes and bad weather.


News

M.A. Smith
Oklahoma has already survived several winter storms, with digits well below freezing.
 
Monday, December 23, 2013

Food Network headed to local eatery

Volunteers sought for community rebuild of Urban Roots Café


News

Jennifer Chancellor
Urban Roots Café, housed in one of the last original buildings in the Oklahoma City's historical Deep Deuce district, is undergoing a facelift.
 
Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Local stock

Oklahoma City maintains the state’s only fish hatchery, which enriches lakes, ponds and lives.


News

Ben Felder
Oklahoma City’s Parks and Recreation Department stocks more than half a million fish a year into the city’s three lakes and other bodies of water across the city.
 
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
 
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