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Community briefs for July 17.
FROM STAFF REPORTS Modified: July 16, 2013 at 3:50 pm •  Published: July 17, 2013


Screenings set for kids

The child guidance program at the Oklahoma City-County Health Department will offer developmental screenings at area libraries for newborns to 5-year-olds. The screenings are from 1 to 5 p.m. Wednesday at the Midwest City and Edmond libraries, 9 a.m. to noon Thursday at the Northwest library, 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. July 24 at Southern Oaks and 9 a.m. to noon July 26 at Warr Acres. Sessions are by appointment only. Call 425-4412 to schedule an appointment.

Museum sets family day

— Families are invited to experience the art of illusions found in the exhibition “Into the Void” during Family Day from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art, 555 Elm Ave. “Into the Void” is on display though July 28. Museum admission is free. The museum is closed Mondays. For more information, call 325-4938 or go to

Leadership potential

— Applications for the Leadership Edmond Class XXIX are due by 5 p.m. Friday. Leadership Edmond provides community leaders a deeper understanding of issues affecting the Edmond area. Participants receive in-depth exposure through lectures, discussion groups, on-site visits, simulation and other leadership development activities. Class size is limited to 35. Class members represent a broad range of occupations and backgrounds. For an application, go to or call 341-2808.


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