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Golden Oaks Village October Newsletter

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October 2, 2012 · 3:39 PM

Golden Oaks Village September Newsletter

Please check the following link


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Golden Oaks Village Monthly update: (Elderly)

Golden Oaks Village Monthly update:
Life Long Learning Series – Part1: March 2 at 3:00pm; Part2: March 30 at 3:00pm
Family Potluck Dinner- March 25 from 5:00pm – 7:00pm

Oklahoma Heart Health
Health Fair Screening – March 31, 8 am to 6 pm

And many more.
Please visit http://www.goldenoaks.net for more information.

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Stillwater Volunteer Center – Opportunities to Serve

The following is a list of volunteer opportunities around the Stillwater area. If you are interested in any of these opportunities, please contact the SVC at (405) 377-2161 to register as a volunteer.

American Red Cross:

What: Help with blood drives

When: Tuesdays, 12-6 p.m.

Central Oklahoma Community Action Agency:

What: Special Projects

When: Varies, M-F 8-5

Edwin Fair Community Mental Health Center:

What: Receptionist/Greeter; Maintenance; Cleaning

When: Flexible, M-F 8-5

Elite Repeat Resale Shop:

What: Process items

When: Flexible, M-Sat. 10-5

First United Methodist Church:

What: Prepare and serve community dinners

When: Thursdays, 2-7:30

Habitat for Humanity ReStore:

What: Receive and process donations; Recycling

When: Fridays 9-5, Saturdays 9-1

Highland Park Elementary:

What: Reading Buddy – read with a child

When: One day a week, M-F 11:30-12

Humane Society of Stillwater:

What: Walk dogs; Socialize cats

When: Flexible, Tues. Wed. & Fri. 2-6, Th. 2-7, Sat. & Sun. 1-5

Image Hospice:

What: Office work and direct care with patients-sit with them, read, play cards.

When: Flexible, M-F 8:30-5

Judith Karman Hospice:

What: Visit patients; Assist in resale shop; Office help; Fundraising

When: Flexible, M-F 9:30-4:30, and Saturdays

Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma:

What: Office assistance

When: Flexible, M-F 8:30-12 & 1-5

Life Adult Day Center:

What: Socialize with elderly

When: Flexible, M-F 7:30-5:30

Payne County CASA:

What: Be a court appointed advocate for an abused or neglected child; Fundraising

When: Various times, a one-year commitment to be a CASA, fundraising help also needed

Payne County Youth Services:

What: Administrative assistance; Perform activities and socialize with youth

When: Varies, Mon. Wed. & Fri. 8-5, Tues. & Thurs. 8-8

Sheerar Museum of Stillwater History:

What: Receptionist/Greeter; Educational programs; Shop assistance; Data entry; tours

When: Varies, T-F 11-5, Sat. & Sun. 1-4

St. Andrew’s Thrift Shop:

What: Serve a three hour shift to help customers at the sales desk; work the cash register

When: T,W,F 10-4, Th 10-6 (3 hour shifts; 10 am-1pm or 1pm-4pm one day a week)

Sterling House of Stillwater:

What: Accompany residents to doctor appointments; Shave male residents

When: Varies

Stillwater Community Health Center:

What: Volunteers with medical experience

When: Tues. & Thurs. 4-7

Stillwater Domestic Violence Services:

What: Assist with transportation for shelter clients

When: Varies

Stillwater Medical Center:

What: Take photos of babies for website; Install Lifelines

When: Flexible, M-F 8-5

Stillwater Mobile Meals:

What: Deliver hot meals to the elderly, convalescing or homebound

When: One or more days a week, M-F 11:30-12:30


The Saville Center:

What: Cleaning; Maintenance; Mail-outs; Holiday decorating; Prepare lunches

When: Flexible, M-F 9-5

Tiny Paws Kitten Rescue:

What: Bottle feed and socialize kittens; Clean cages

When: Flexible, Mon.-Sun. 7-7


Remember, if you would like to serve at any of these opportunities, you must contact the SVC at (405) 377-2161 and register as a volunteer.

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Golden Oaks December Newsletter

Check out the Golden Oaks Villages of Stillwater’s December Newsletter!


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Stillwater Elderly November Newsletters

Check out the happenings of the Golden Oaks retirement village in Stillwater!



The Stillwater LIFE Center has also created their November newsletter!


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Life Center needs a new TV

The Life Adult Day Center in Stillwater, OK (http://www.lifecenterads.org/) needs a new TV! Their old one has stopped working :(

They use the TV for exercise, continuing education, sports, politics, news, and movies.

So, if you’re getting rid of a TV (the bigger the better, these are elderly eyes we’re talking about here) think of donating it to the Life Center!

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Volunteer Internships with Living History

Living History is the brainchild of Jo Heiliger, and she needs volunteer interns! Here are the descriptions of the positions:

(most of these positions are able to occupy multiple interns each) 

Game Development ( October 1 – Nov. 16) Stillwater, est. 24 hours
Analyze Curriculum plans (October - November 30) est. 24 hours
Assist in Living History Performance Development with students in classroom (Morrison Public School Library, Nov. 16, 2011 – Dec. 2, 2011  (5 sessions/3 hours each, 15 hours) in Morrison, some transportation arranged and potential reimbursement for mileage
Estimated 24 hours for the following:
Web Site Development, Stillwater (October – January)
Grant Development, Stillwater (October – December)
Revise Funding Organizations by-laws and other related activities in board development (October – December)
Some aspects of these might carry over into 2012
This will be done under the direction of Jo Heiliger, Community Partnership Development Fund, Director
Jim Dailey, Coordinator of “Discover Hidden Treasure”, Retired Pawnee Middle School language arts and social studies teacher and Living History Performer
So, if you’re interested in any one of these positions or duties, please call Jo Heiliger at (405) 377-1051 or e-mail her at joheiliger@yahoo.com
Go volunteer and get some experience, too!

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Golden Oaks October Newsletter

The local retirement community, Golden Oaks, of Stillwater Oklahoma has published their newsletter for October. Check it out if it’s your thing!

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Judith Karman Hospice Volunteer Training

The Stillwater hospice has volunteer training opportunities
coming up! They have two core training sessions in late September.
Follow this link for more information: http://goo.gl/9TkRq
Tuesday, 9/27 from 5:00 - 7:30
Wednesday, 9/28 from 5:00 - 7:30

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