Community Calendar

Friday, June 22
• Melvern Sunflower Days 8 a.m. to 11 p.m., Melvern.

Saturday, June 23
• Scranton Lions Independence Day Parade and biscuits and gravy breakfast 6:30 to 9:30 a.m. at Hulsopple Community Center, 300 E. Boone St., Scranton. Donations accepted. Parade begins at 10 a.m. Events at the city park all day.
• Lyndon City Wide Clean Up Day 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Lyndon.
• Melvern Sunflower Days 9 a.m. to Midnight, Melvern.
• Osage County Fair starts 9 a.m., Lyndon Saddle Club Arena, Lyndon.

Melvern Sunflower Days

The annual Melvern Sunflower Days and 4-H Fair continues through Saturday, June 23, in downtown Melvern.

Smart strategies to beat stress-induced weight gain

Cheryl Mussatto | MS, RD, LD

Cheryl Mussatto | MS, RD, LD

Scranton to host “Saturday in the Park”

Scranton, this weekend

SCRANTON — Scranton will host “Saturday in the Park” beginning at 6:30 a.m. June 23.

The day’s events will kick off with a breakfast from 6:30 to 9 a.m. prepared by the Scranton Lions Club. The Lions will also sponsor the parade starting at 10 a.m. Vendors will be available from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Burlingame meal program has returned

Nutrition center opens

BURLINGAME — The hard work of a small group of people has been successful at getting the meal program for senior citizens returned to Burlingame. Kathy Poe, Raylene Quaney, Christine Shaffer and Donna Young have attended the meetings of the Osage County Commissioners and Board of Mid-America Nutrition Center, Ottawa, as well as countless hours on the phone to fight for the return of the meal program served at Townsite Apartments,



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