Upcoming events May 14-20

Meet the CandidatesMeet candidates in the June 26 primary elections at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 17, at the Choctaw Community Center in Poteau. The event includes a spaghetti dinner ($5), pie supper and silent auction.Rescue, Recovery MinistryKevin Parker with Rescue and Recovery Ministry will be at Bokoshe Assembly of God Church every Thursday at 7 p.m. Everyone is welcome. Information: (918) 470-3568.Grace CottageThe Grace Cottage Crisis Pregnancy Center Board of Directors will hold its annual meeting at noon Thursday, May 17, at the Coffee Cup in Poteau. Board members and officers for the year will be elected. Arkoma Blood driveArkoma High School and Oklahoma Blood Institute will hold a blood drive from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, May 18.County Quilt ShowThe LeFlore County Oklahoma Home and Community Education Groups is seeking quilters to enter the annual County Quilt Show held June 1 and 2. Deadline for entry is Wednesday, May 30. Rules, entry forms and information may be obtained from the OSU Extension Center, (918) 647-8231.