- Lawton to celebrate 120th Birthday at City Hall
Lawton to celebrate 120th Birthday at City Hall
*** UPDATE, 8/4/21:
In accordance with CDC guidelines, in order to best protect our workforce and safeguard citizens, masks will be required inside all City facilities (facilities where City staff work or where public services are administered by the City of Lawton) beginning 8 a.m. 8/5/21. This includes the 2021 City of Lawton Birthday ceremony & reception and this is regardless of vaccination status. At the birthday event, masks may be removed when seated to enjoy refreshments.
Thank you for your understanding and cooperation. Visit lawtonok.gov to learn more about the upcoming event; visit cdc.gov to learn more about COVID-19.
Community members are invited to the 120th Birthday Celebration Ceremony and Reception of the City of Lawton at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 5 at Lawton City Hall, hosted by Mayor Stan Booker and coordinated through the Lawton Arts & Humanities Division.
"This longtime community celebration is a wonderful opportunity for neighbors, friends and family to come together and celebrate our rich history here in Lawton Fort Sill," said Jason Poudrier, Lawton Arts & Humanities Administrator.
During the ceremony, Mayor Booker will make special recognitions of historical organizations and community members such as: The Lawton Rangers, Pioneer Women's Club, Buffalo Soldiers and Outstanding Citizen Sonya Haden. The late C.H. Brazzel, who dedicated his career to protecting and serving the Lawton community at the Lawton Police Department, will be honored with the "Lawton Award of Excellence."
The event is free and open to all; light refreshments will be served.
For more information, visit lawtonok.gov or call 580.581.3470.