Thursday, March 27, 2008

Shawnee Clean-Up Day - April 19th

April 19, 2008
8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Shawnee Airport

Accepted Items:

· Tires 17 inches or less (No rims, please)

· Used Oil

· Used Antifreeze

· Used Batteries

· Scrap Metal (No barbed wire, please)

· E-Waste (electronic products, e.g. computers, phones, etc. Be sure to strip computers of personal information!)

Landfill on Hwy 9A near Earlsboro

· Bagged Leaves, Bagged Trash, Furniture

Boy Scout Park

· Bagged Leaves, Bagged Trash, Furniture

Shawnee Public Works Service Center – 111 S. Kickapoo

· Bagged Leaves, Bagged Trash, Furniture


· Commercial Business Tires

· Tractor Tires

· Paint

· Anything with Compressors

· Anything Containing Freon

· Chemicals

***** Don’t Forget a Driver’s License and a Water Bill

Questions?? Call City of Shawnee, Dept. of Public Works - 405-878-1662

Field Day at Crow Farms! April 17 5-8 pm

Farmers all over the state are finding a bonanza of new markets byselling produce to local schools in Oklahoma's Farm-to-School Program. Claudia and Ricky Crow will show visitors to their farm near Shawneehow they are adapting to these new opportunities, at a field day on April 17 from 5 – 8. Registration, due by April 14, is $10 and includes dinner.

To register, call 918.647.9123 or visit

The Kerr Center is sponsoring the event, in partnership with the USDARisk Management Agency.

Monday, March 24, 2008

Buy Local Products…

*Farmers’ Market

*Benedict Street Market

*House of Health

*Main Market

*Hardesty’s Grocery

*Oklahoma Food Cooperative

New Officers

The 2008 officers are President Shawna, Secretary Christina, and Treasurer RoseMary. They were sworn, initiated, ordained, and otherwise coerced into accepting their new duties at the January meeting.

Sunday, March 23, 2008

There is no "Planet B".
-sign seen at a climate change rally in London 12.08.2007