Oklahoma City area community news in brief

Community news in brief
Oklahoman Published: April 24, 2014


Summer camp offers computer training

EMR Technical Solutions will host the OKC Python Computer Camp from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. June 9-13 and June 16-20 at the University of Central Oklahoma. Students ages 11 to 18 will learn Python programming. Tuition for the camp is $1,500. Lunch vouchers are provided for the UCO Nigh Center food court. Parents can start enrolling their children April 30 at www.okcpythoncc.com.

Soccer club seeks scarf design

Oklahoma’s top-tier soccer club, Oklahoma City FC, invites soccer fans to be a part of its future by designing its scarf. Scarves, a tradition among soccer clubs, feature team colors, logo and inspiring slogans. Scarf dimensions are 62 inches long by 7 inches tall. Designs can be front and back, and they can be emailed, hand-drawn and scanned, mailed in or posted to the team Facebook page. Designs must include the team’s crest and colors in the design. Colors and team identity components are available to download from OklahomaCityFC.com. The contest runs through May 14. Entries can be submitted to media@oklahomacityfc.com, at www.facebook.com/OklahomaCityFC, or mailed to Oklahoma City FC, 414 NW 4, Suite 120, Oklahoma City, OK 73102. For more information, call 232-6275.

Learn about library’s literacy services

The Altrusa International Club of Norman will sponsor “Red Dirt Roundup” at 5:30 p.m. Thursday in the Lowry Room of the Norman Public Library, 225 N Webster Ave. The event is designed as an informational program about the Pioneer Library System’s Literacy Services Department. Altrusa has been a long-standing support of literacy in the community. Anyone interested in being a literacy tutor can get information about the program at the event.