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What's Happening

September 8, 2013

WHAT'S HAPPENING

Events in and around Stillwater

STILLWATER, Okla. — Tuesday, September 3

Walk ‘n Talk, 7 a.m., The Botanic Garden at OSU State Highway 51 entrance. Walk from one to three miles in gardens. Information: laura.payne@okstate.edu.

Native American Writers of the Plains, 3 p.m. scholar booktalk at OSU Edmon Low Library and 6:30-8:30 p.m. community discussion at Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck. Featuring Hugh Foley and Let’s Talk about it OK book “Fools Crow.”

Stillwater Honor Choir Auditions, 6-7 p.m, OSU Seretean Center. Information: 405-377-8522

Wednesday, September 4

Stillwater Farmers Market, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Strickland Park, 309 N. Main.

China: Lost/Found, Photography by Ka Chuen Yeung, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Sept. 27, OSU Bartlett Center for the Visual Arts Gardiner Gallery, 405-744-6016.

Thursday, September 5

Presbyterian Women’s Bowling League, 9-11 a.m., Frontier Lanes, 3524 N. Washington. Information: 405-372-5580.

Cowboy Cooking School, noon to 1 p.m., OSU Seretean Wellness Center. Demonstration, recipes and sampling. Registration: 405-744-9355.

Stillwater Honor Choir Auditions, 5-6 p.m, OSU Seretean Center. Information: 405-377-8522

Take Off Pounds Sensibly, 5-7 p.m., Payne County Health Department, 1321 W. Seventh Ave. Information: 405-334-2683.

Twilight Garden Series -Composting 101, 6:30 p.m.-8 p.m., The Botanic Garden at OSU Education Building. Preregistration encouraged: 405-744-4531.

Film Series, Beijing Bicycle, 7 p.m., OSU Classroom Building 101. China: Lost/Found, Photography by Ka Chuen Yeung exhibit activity.

Stillwater Community Singers Fall Concert, 7:30 p.m., Stillwater Community Center Winfrey Houston Theater, corner of Eighth Avenue and Duck Street.

Adley Stump United Way Benefit Concert with special guests The Corporation, 8 p.m., Eskimo Joe’s. www.adleystump.com

Friday, September 6

Friday Night Cruise, 6-9 p.m., Downtown Stillwater Main Street Car and Bike Show with live music, poker walk, giveaways.

Stillwater High School Class of 1953 Reunion, 6-9 p.m., Holiday Inn, 715 S. Country Club Road. Greeting in hotel lobby. Information: 405-372-1948.

Saturday, September 7

Stillwater Farmers Market, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Pioneer Square, 619 N. Perkins Road.

Pistol Pete 5K and One Mile Fun Run, 8 a.m., Perkins Community Chamber of Commerce.  Information: 405-547-4813.

Up and Away 5K and One Mile Fun Run/Walk, 9 a.m. Boomer Lake playground pavilion near west deck. Benefits adoption. Visit www.upandaway5K.weebly.com.

The Botanic Garden at OSU Open House, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 3300 S. Sixth Ave.

Stillwater High School Class of 1953 Reunion, 9 a.m., Holiday Inn, 715 S. Country Club Road.  Alumni sign-in and cheer OSU Cowboys on  watching hotel reception center television. Tour of new high school additions following football game. Banquet at 6 p.m. in hotel ballroom. Information: 405-372-1948.

Downtown Stillwater Car and Bike Show, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Main Street with live music, poker walk, giveaways.

Karate Back to School Party, 10 a.m. to noon, Three Points Karate, 824 S. Main St. Information: 405-372-KICK or info@3pointskarate.com

Old Settlers Day Harvest Fest Parade, 11 a.m., Downtown Perkins.

Payne County 4-H Back to School Bash Picnic, 4:30-8 p.m. Boomer Lake Shelter No. 2 on west side of the lake. Information: 405-747-8320.

Ice Cream Social and Outdoor Concert, 6 p.m., Highland Park United Methodist Church featuring contemporary Christain rock band CrossRock from Enid

Sunday, September 8

Stillwater High School Class of 1953 Reunion, 9 a.m. to noon, Holiday Inn, 715 S. Country Club Road.  Goodbye reception Information: 405-372-1948.

Ballet and Modern Dance Saturday Youth Program Auditions, 1:15 p.m. University of Oklahoma School of Dance. Contact: 405-325-0567.

Monday, September 9

Preschool Storytime, 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. Stillwater Public Library.

Evening Family Storytime, 7-8 p.m., Stillwater Public Library Storytime Room. Songs, film, craft.

  Tuesday, September 10

Walk ‘n Talk, 7 a.m., The Botanic Garden at OSU State Highway 51 entrance. Walk from one to three miles in gardens. Information: laura.payne@okstate.edu.

Tuesday Gardener Series, 6 p.m., Payne County Expo Center.

Wednesday, September 11

Workshop Wednesday, noon, Stillwater Public Library Room 214. Community Benefit Discussion Series.

Thursday, September 12

Presbyterian Women’s Bowling League, 9-11 a.m., Frontier Lanes, 3524 N. Washington. Information: 405-372-5580.

Twilight Garden Series -Monarchs and Milkweeds, 6:30 p.m.-8 p.m., The Botanic Garden at OSU Education Building. Preregistration encouraged: 405-744-4531.

Film Series - Last Train Home, 7 p.m., OSU Classroom Building101.

Friday, September 13

Dance Practice, 6:30-9 p.m., Absolute Nutrition Health Bar, 211 N. Perkins Road, Suite 36.  Free lessons and no partner necessary to participate. Information: 405-338-5758.

Saturday, September 14

OSU Botanic Garden Open House, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., State Highway 51 entrance stroll 1/4 mile on scenic trail.

Fall Into Holidays Craft Show, Payne County Expo Center.

Red Cross Volunteer Booth, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Perry Town Square. Information about volunteering in Payne and Noble Counties.

Fall Family Weekend Scholarship Breakfast, 10-11 a.m., Edmon Low Library Browsing Room.

Gameday at the Union, 3 hours before OSU Football Kickoff, Student Union Plaza. Family friendly activities.

Hall of Fame Block Party, North side of Boone Pickens Stadium.

Cowboy Spirit Walk, 2 hours and 45 minutes before the OSU Football Kickoff. Corner of Hester and Morrill Avenue.

Bring a Buddy, Break a Board, 6 p.m., Three Points Karate, 824 S. Main St. Information: 405-372-KICK or info@3pointskarate.com

Sunday, September 15

OSU Fall Family Weekend, 9:30-11 a.m. OSU Bennett Chapel. Nondenominational services with coffee and doughnuts.

Stillwater Creativity Boosters’ Odyssey of the Mind and Destination Imagination Annual Registration, 6:30-8 p.m., Stillwater Designs KICKER, 3100 N. Husband on east side of Boomer Lake. Information: www. StillwaterCreativity.org.

Monday, September 16

Fairlawn Cemetery Preservation Society, 1 p.m., Fairlawn Cemetery, 1123 E. Sixth Ave. New group working to preserve cemetery.

Humane Society of Stillwater, 7 p.m., Stillwater Chamber of Commerce, 409 S. Main.

Tuesday, Seotember 17

Pianist Conrad Tao, OSU Seretean Center, 8 p.m. Allied Arts: 405-744-7509 or allied.art@okstate.edu.

Wednesday, September 18

Making the Most of Retirement, 1:30-2:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library Room 202. Program: Smart Estate Planning.  Information: http://retiredinstillwater.wordpress.com

Thursday, September 19

Presbyterian Women’s Bowling League, 9-11 a.m., Frontier Lanes, 3524 N. Washington. Information: 405-372-5580.

Twilight Garden Series -Plant Propagation and Seed Saving, 6:30 p.m.-8 p.m., The Botanic Garden at OSU Education Building. Preregistration encouraged: 405-744-4531.

Film Series - Still Life, 7 p.m., OSU Classroom Building 101.

Friday, September 20

Stillwater Medical Center Foundation Golf Tournament, 8 a.m., Stillwater Country Club. Information: www.smc-foundation.org/golfclassic

Friends of the OSU Library, An Evening with Carl Hiaasen, 6 p.m. welcome reception; 6:30 p.m. dinner and program; 8 p.m. book signing. OSU ConocoPHillips Alumni Center. Information: bcox@OSUgiving.com

Saturday, September 21

Stillwater Writers Group, 1 p.m., Stillwater Public Library.

The Botanic Garden at OSU GardenFest, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 3300 W. Sixth Ave.

Tuesday, September 24

Native American Writers of the Plains, 3 p.m. scholar booktalk at OSU Edmon Low Library and 6:30-8:30 p.m. community discussion at Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck. Featuring Lindsey Smith and Let’s Talk about it OK book “Mean Spirit.”

Twilight Garden Series -All About Bulbs, 6:30 p.m.-8 p.m., The Botanic Garden at OSU Education Building. Preregistration encouraged: 405-744-4531.

Wednesday, September 25

Mobile Mammograms, OSU Seretean Wellness Center north parking lot. Appointments: 1-800-422-4626, extension 106.

Thursday, September 26

Presbyterian Women’s Bowling League, 9-11 a.m., Frontier Lanes, 3524 N. Washington. Information: 405-372-5580.

OSU Seretean Wellness Center Open House, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Grand opening of newly renovated building.

Friday, September 27

Used Book Sale, noon to 8 p.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck.

Saturday, September 28

OSU Outdoor Adventure’s 9th Annual Triathlon, 9:30 a.m.. Camp Redlands. Contact 405-744-5581.

Used Book Sale, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck.

Sunday, September 29

Used Book Sale $1 Per Bag Day, 1-3 p.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck.

Thursday, October 3

Miss OSU Pageant, 8 p.m. OSU Seretean Center Concert Hall.

Saturday, October 5

The Botanic Garden at OSU Open House, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., 3300 W. Sixth Ave.

Tuesday, October 8

Tuesday Gardener Series, 6 p.m., Payne County Expo Center.

 Wednesday, October 9

Workshop Wednesday, noon, Stillwater Public Library Room 214. Community Benefit Discussion Series.

Saturday, October 12

Putts for Pets Golf Tournament, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. silent auction, Stillwater Country Club. Humane Society of Stillwater fourth annual fundraiser.

Tuesday, October 15

Native American Writers of the Plains, 3 p.m. scholar booktalk at OSU Edmon Low Library and 6:30-8:30 p.m. community discussion at Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck. Featuring Julie Pearson-Little Thunder and Let’s Talk about it OK book “The Bingo Palace.”

Ailey II Dance, OSU Seretean Center, 8 p.m. Allied Arts: 405-744-7509 or allied.art@okstate.edu.

Saturday, October 19

Supernatural elements in novels, 1 p.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck. Stillwater Writer’s Group hosting Wayne Harris-Wyrick.

Friday, October 25

Red Dirt Film Festival. Information: inspireshineheal@gmail.com.

Saturday, October 26

Red Dirt Film Festival. Information: inspireshineheal@gmail.com.

Tuesday, November 5

Native American Writers of the Plains, 3 p.m. scholar booktalk at OSU Edmon Low Library and 6:30-8:30 p.m. community discussion at Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck. Featuring Helen Clements and Let’s Talk about it OK book “Medicine River.”

Friday, November 8

Street Corner Symphony A Capella, OSU Seretean Center, 8 p.m. Allied Arts: 405-744-7509 or allied.art@okstate.edu.

Tuesday, November 12

Tuesday Gardener Series, 6 p.m., Payne County Expo Center.

Wednesday, November 13

Workshop Wednesday, noon, Stillwater Public Library Room 214. Community Benefit Discussion Series.

Saturday, November 16

Low-income Spay/Neuter Clinic, Payne County Expo Center. Companion Animal Assistance Program.

Multi Arts Center Artists Gallery Opens

Friday, December 13

Stillwater Community Band Christmas Concert, 7 p.m., Stillwater Community Center Winfrey Houston Theater.  

Friday, January 17

The Canadian Brass, OSU Seretean Center, 8 p.m. Allied Arts: 405-744-7509 or allied.art@okstate.edu.

Friday, March 7

Aquila Theatre “Fahrenheit 451,” OSU Seretean Center, 8 p.m. Allied Arts: 405-744-7509 or allied.art@okstate.edu.

Tuesday, April 15

Step Afrika! OSU Seretean Center, 8 p.m. Allied Arts: 405-744-7509 or allied.art@okstate.edu.

Saturday, June 7

Blackjack Golf Tournament, Stillwater Country Club

Stillwater Garden Tour Brunch, 11 a.m., Sheerar Museum of Stillwater History Lawn, Seventh Avenue and Duncan Street.

Stillwater Garden Tour, noon, Sheerar Museum of Stillwater History and Cultural Center, Seventh Avenue and Duncan Street.

Email activity information for What’s Happening to events@stwnewspress.com.

 

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