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March 31, 2013

ASCOG to host senior day in April

DUNCAN —  The Association of South Central Oklahoma Governments (ASCOG) plans to host a Senior Day from 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. April 3 and will be sponsored by the Bank of Commerce. It will be held at the Chisholm Trail Heritage Center at 1000 Chisholm Trail Parkway in Duncan.

Individuals 60 or older who live in Stephens, Jefferson, Grady, Comanche, Caddo, Carter, Cotton, McClain and Tillman counties are eligible to compete in the four contests featured during the events. There will be a poetry contest, a photography contest, a quilt and crafts contest, and a spelling bee. The top three winners in each event will receive prizes.

There will be door prizes throughout the day, bingo, live entertainment and more. Lunch will be provided and advanced registration is recommended.

Participation is free. For registration and application, contact Shannon Casady, Kimberly Mullins, or Heather Sladek at the ASCOG Area Agency on Aging at 1-800-658-1466.

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