Saturday December 15, 2018 Time: 10:00 am Location: Arrowhead Yacht Club Category: Fundraiser
The 2018 Polar Bear Plunge is an annual partnership of Arrowhead Yacht Club and South Grand Lakers Helping Children, a local nonprofit, to help Grand Lake children in need. The event, which starts at 10 a.m., helps provide food, clothing and toys during Christmas. They also provide financial assistance to families in need throughout the year.
Everyone is invited to bring a toy to build a mountain of toys for local children. There will also be a silent auction to bid on and 2018 Polar Bear Plunge T-shirts. So form a team and get ready to jump.
The Yacht Club will be open to the pubic for lunch during the event as well.
Arrowhead Yacht Club is located at 32894 South 4507 Road, in Afton, 3.5 miles northeast of Ketchum off Highway 85. For more information, call (918) 782-2628.
Sunday December 16, 2018 Time: 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm Location: Oklahoma State Bank Address: 120 W Canadian Ave, Vinita, Oklahoma 74301 Category: Fundraiser
The Christmas Cookie Walk is a fundraiser for the Miami Animal Alliance, which is a no-kill rescue, foster program that offers transport services and low-cost spay and neuter service. Shoppers walk through the goodies aisles and fill their cookie box to the brim with an assortment of homemade cookies. Other edible treats and gifts will be available as well. The cost is $6 per pound.
The Christmas Cookie Walk will be held in the Oklahoma State Bank Hospitality Room from 1:30 to 4 p.m. The bank is located at 120 W. Canadian Ave., in Vinita.