Gala is set
More than 300 ghoulish revelers are expected to attend the Bone Bash Gala this week to raise money for the Arthritis Foundation. The Halloween soiree will be at 7 p.m. Friday at the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum, 1700 NE 63.
The evening, sponsored by Echelon Medical, will include music, dinner, drinks, costume contests and a silent/live auction. Tickets are $85 per person or $150 per couple. For information, call the Arthritis Foundation at 936-3366 or go online to www.okcbonebash.org.
National 4-H honors man
Jim Rutledge, executive director of the Oklahoma 4-H Foundation in Stillwater, recently was inducted into the National 4-H Hall of Fame for his lifetime achievements and contributions to 4-H.
Honored by the National Association of Extension 4-H Agents (NAE4-HA), Rutledge was one of 16 people inducted during the ceremony held near Washington, D.C., at the National 4-H Youth Conference Center in Chevy Chase, Md.
OU students aid homeless
The University of Oklahoma chapter of the Habitat for Humanity is kicking off its Build Week Monday with activities through Thursday.
Previously called Shack-A-Thon, Build Week involves OU students in the organization's efforts to build homes for families in need.
Money raised goes to the Cleveland County Habitat for Humanity.
For more information or to sign up your organization to participate, email Elyssa Szkirpan at email@example.com.