Stillwater News Press

October 28, 2013

What's Happening

Events in and around Stillwater


Stillwater NewsPress

STILLWATER, Okla. — Friday, October 25

Red Dirt International Film Festival, 1-6 p.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1007 S. Duck. Visit http://www.reddirtfilmfestival.org for full schedule and location of events.

Chicken and Noodle or Ham and Bean Dinner, 4-7 p.m., Cottonwood Community Center, Lakeview and Cottonwood Roads. Benefits projects of Cherokee Home and Community Education. Tickets are $7 adults and $3.50 children. Call 405-372-6301 or 405-372-6966 for tickets or information.

Autumn Nights Concert Series, 5:30-7:30 p.m., The Botanic Gardens at OSU, 3300 W. 6th St. Featuring Indie Rock: The Wurly Birds.

Mummy and Sons Dance, 7-8:30 p.m., Stillwater Community Center, 315 W. Eighth Ave.

“The Language of Trees,” 7:30 p.m. OSU Gundersen Hall Davis Studio. Information” 405-744-6094 or kaye.pais@okstate.edu.

Final day for Angel Tree applications, 9 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., The Salvation Army, 1101 S. Lowry

Saturday, October 26

UMC Women’s Church Bazaar and Chicken Noodle Dinner, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Glencoe United Methodist Church, Main and Perry Streets, 580-669-2602.

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

Walk MS, 9 a.m., Boomer Lake Park, North Washington Street and Lakeview Road.

Red Dirt International Film Festival, Visit http://www.reddirtfilmfestival.org for full schedule and location of events.

Star Strut, 9-10 a.m., Downtown Stillwater. www.reddirtfilmfestival.org.

Rockin’ Star Farm Family Fun, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and 7:30-11 p.m. Spooky Trail Night, 17351 Alamo Road. 405-612-0287.

Kids Climbing Club, 10:30 to noon, OSU Colvin Recreation Center. Register: 405-744-5581.

Cimarron Valley Humane Society Pet Adoption, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Petco, 2170 N. Perkins Road.

OSU 2013 Powwow, noon to 11 p.m., Payne County Expo Center, 12 p.m. gourd dance; 5:30 p.m. gourd dance; 6:30 p.m. grand entry.

Horror Film Showing, 12:30 p.m., OSU Morrill Halll Room 305. Bring canned food for admission.

Read Local Author’s Fair, 1-4 p.m., Stillwater Public Library.

Jack-O-Lantern Jog, 4 p.m., Colvin Recreation Center Lawn. Family fun run, walk or job and paint a pumpkin at the finish line. Prizes for best costume. Register: 405-744-9355.

DeMolay Officer Installation and Spaghetti Dinner, 2 p.m., Frontier Masonic Lodge, corner of Duck Street and Miller Avenue.

Oklahoma’s Singing Talent, 6-10 p.m., Wyndam Garden Hotel, 600 E. McElroy Road. Scholarship fundraiser for Oklahoma Federation of Business Women.

Ghost Stories, 6:30-8:15 a.m., Pawnee Bill Ranch, 1/2 mile west of Pawnee on State Highway 64. Reservations required: 918-762-2513.

Haunted Maze, 7-11 p.m., Daze in a Maze. Information: 580-484-2993 or www.dazeinamaze.com.

“The Language of Trees,” 7:30 p.m. OSU Gundersen Hall Davis Studio. Information” 405-744-6094 or kaye.pais@okstate.edu.



Sunday, October 27

National Intercollegiate Flying Association Competition, 9 a.m., Stillwater Regional Airport.

Zombie 5K, 9-11 a.m., OSU Student Union. Info: http://suab.okstate.edu.

Sunnybrook FX: The Family Experience, 9:30 a.m., 421 E. Richmond Road.

Drug Awareness and Safety Day, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Stillwater Elks Lodge #1859, 202 E. McElroy Road. Stillwater Police, Fire, Ambulance and Eagle Med helicopeter with free hot dogs and fingerprint kits.

Rockin’ Star Farm Family Fun, 1-5 p.m., 17351 Alamo Road. 405-612-0287.

“The Language of Trees,” 2:30 p.m. OSU Gundersen Hall Davis Studio. Information” 405-744-6094 or kaye.pais@okstate.edu.

Fall Festival, 5:30 p.m. until dark, Church of Christ, 821 N. Duck. Fun and games for everyone.

Haunted Maze, 6-9 p.m., Daze in a Maze. Information: 580-484-2993 or www.dazeinamaze.com.



Monday, October 28

Judith Karman Hospice Grief Support Group, noon, United Way Volunteer Center, 109 E. Ninth Ave. Drinks and dessert provided. Bring brown bag lunch. Information: 405-377-8012.

Bucket Books “Best Horror Titles, 6 p.m., Stillwater Public Library.

Love Feast, 6 p.m. First United Methodist church South Campus, 823 S. Husband. Free community meal.

Beekeepers Meeting, 6:30 p.m. Glencoe Senior Citizen Building.

Fall Harvest Diabetes Support Group, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Evident Health Services, 604 S. Walnut St. 405-571-9111.

Mikel Donuhue Western Art Mixed Media Painting Demonstration, 7-9 p.m., Sheerar Auditorium, Seventh Avenue and Duncan Street. Free for members and first time Stillwater Art Guild visitors.

OctubaFest, 7:30-9 p.m., OSU Bennett Chapel. Faculty recital featuring Stephen Kunzer on tuba.

OSU Festival of Contemporary Music, 7:30-9 p.m., OSU Seretean Center.

Zumba Glow, 7-8 p.m., OSU Colvin Annex. Dance to Latin beats in glow attire.

Tuesday, October 29

Town Hall, 1-2:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck. Kent Smith Jr. discusses “Historically Black Colleges and Universities.” Register at OLLI 1-800-765-8933.

Halloween Pictures at the NewsPress, 4-8 p.m., 211 W. Ninth Ave. Have pictures taken in costumes and printed in the newspaper.

Halloween Festival, 5-8 p.m., Downtown Main Street.

Love Feast, 6 p.m. First United Methodist church South Campus, 823 S. Husband. Free community meal.

OSU Festival of Contemporary Music, 7:30-9 p.m., OSU Seretean Center.

Wednesday, October 30

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

Graphic Design Senior Portfolio Exhibition, 8 am. to 5 p.m. through November 15, OSU Gardiner Art Gallery.

iOS7 Highlights, noon, Stillwater Public Library. Registration for classes is online at http://library.stillwater.org.

Divorce Care Support Group for adults and kids, 6-7:30 p.m., University Heights Baptist Church Room 102, 323 S. Knoblock. Information: 405-372-2744.

CARRIE, the musical, 8:30 p.m., Stillwater Community Center, 315 W. 8th. Tickets available at the door. www.stillwaterchildrenstheatre.com.

Midnight Glow Run and Thriller, 10 p.m. to 1 a.m., Colvin Recreation Center Front Lawn.

“Active Design: Affordable Design for Affordable Housing” lecture by Gayle Nicoll, 5:30 p.m., OSU School of Architecture Jack and Crol Corgan Auditorium.

Sunnybrook Harvest Carnival 2013, 5:30-7:30 p.m., 421 E. Richmond Road.

Love Feast, 6 p.m. First United Methodist church South Campus, 823 S. Husband. Free community meal.

OSU Festival of Contemporary Music, 7:30-9 p.m., OSU Seretean Center.

OctubaFest, 7:30-9 p.m., Sheerar Museum Auditorium, 702 S. Duncan. Guest artist Ben Pierce on tuba and Euphonium.

Thursday, October 31

Rockin’ Star Farm Family Fun, 7:30-11 p.m. Spooky Trail Night, 17351 Alamo Road. 405-612-0287.

Soprano Mallory Turlington Graduate Recital, 7:30-9 p.m., OSU Seretean Center Concert Hall.

CARRIE, the musical, 8:30 p.m., Stillwater Community Center, 315 W. 8th. Tickets available at the door. www.stillwaterchildrenstheatre.com.

Friday, November 1

Great Gatsby Gala, 6 p.m., OSU Wes Watkins Center. Stillwater Medical Center Foundation fundraiser for the hospital’s warm water pool project.

Saturday, November 2

Richmond Rocketeers Choir Flapjack Fundraiser, 8-10 a.m., Applebee’s, 317 N. Perkins Road. Tickets available at the door or call 405-533-6400.

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

Fall Craft Fair and Holiday Market, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Stillwater Middle School.

St. John Women’s Guild Bazaar, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., St John Parish Hall, 201 N. Knoblock. Handmade crafts and baked goods. Lunch served 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Small Business Saturday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. Workshop with lunch. Register: smallbiz.okstate.edu.

Recycled Art Show and Customer Appreciation Day, 9 a.m., Habitat for Humanity ReStore, 505 E. 18th St., 405-372-8100.

Kids Climbing Club, 10:30 to noon, OSU Colvin Recreation Center. Register: 405-744-5581.

Community Brunch, 11 a.m. to noon, First Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall, 524 S. Duncan. Free meal.

Bikers Against Child Abuse Halloween Kids Party, 5 p.m. Call for directions to Four Corners Oklahoma in Sparks: 918-866-2543 or 405-240-2276. Magic show 5 p.m. and hay ride 8 p.m. Free for children under age 12. Adults: $5.

Sunday, November 3

Christmas Open House, noon to 4 p.m., Perry Downtown Main Street, Courthouse Square.

Monday, November 4

Graphic Design Senior Portfolio Exhibition, 8 am. to 5 p.m. through November 15, OSU Gardiner Art Gallery.

Tuesday, November 5

Town Hall, 1-2:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck. John Phillips discusses “Early Oklahoma Maps Gone Digital.” Register at OLLI 1-800-765-8933.

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.”

Wednesday, November 6

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

Lego Club, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck. Open to elementary age kids. Register: 405-372-3633.

Divorce Care Support Group for adults and kids, 6-7:30 p.m., University Heights Baptist Church Room 102, 323 S. Knoblock. Information: 405-372-2744.

Sibling Class, 6 p.m., Stillwater Medical Center West Conference Room. Information: 405-742-5738.

Thursday, November 7

Breastfeeding, 6 p.m., Stillwater Medical Center West Conference Room. Information: 405-742-5738.

Friday, November 8

iPhone Tips and Tricks, noon, Stillwater Public Library. Registration for classes is online at http://library.stillwater.org.

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

Saturday, November 9

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

Tuesday, November 12

Town Hall, 1-2:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck. David Blatt discusses “The Affordable Care Act.” Register at OLLI 1-800-765-8933.

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

Dewey Decimal Theater, 6:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. Popcorn and big screen film for the whole family.

Wednesday, November 13

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

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

Divorce Care Support Group for adults and kids, 6-7:30 p.m., University Heights Baptist Church Room 102, 323 S. Knoblock. Information: 405-372-2744.

Thursday, November 14

Master Your Social Media Strategic Plan, 9 a.m. to noon, Meridian Technology Center. Register: 405-377-3333.

Excel Charts, Pies and Graphs, 6 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. Registration for classes is online at http://library.stillwater.org.

The John Fulbright Band, 6:30 p.m., Perkins Territorial Plaza Old Church Center, 780 N. Main St. Information: 405-547-2411.

Friday, November 15

DeMolay Awards Night, 7 p.m., Frontier Masonic Lodge, Duck Street and Miller Avenue. Contact: 405-706-7174 or stillwater@okdemoloay.com.

Rockin’ Retro Christmas Festival of Trees, 6:30 p.m., OSU Wes Watkins Center. Reserve tickets before Nov. 1: 405-533-2525.

Drumright Community Players present “The Broken Statue” 8 p.m., Boomtown Theater, 138 E. Broadway. Information: 918-352-2236.

Saturday, November 16

Multi Arts Center Artists Gallery Opens

City of Stillwater Household Hazardous Waste Collection, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Convenience Collection Center, 807 S. Perkins Road.

Low-income Spay/Neuter Clinic, Payne County Expo Center. Companion Animal Assistance Program. Appointment required: 405-385-4140. Call 405-377-0887 for other reduced-cost programs.

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

St. Andrews Episocal Church Bazaar, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., 516 W. Third Ave. Handmade crafts and art from artists throughout the state.

ASTEK Box City Build, 10 a.m. to noon, Oklahoma WONDERtorium.

Kids Climbing Club, 10:30 to noon, OSU Colvin Recreation Center. Register: 405-744-5581.

Drumright Community Players present “The Broken Statue” 8 p.m., Boomtown Theater, 138 E. Broadway. Information: 918-352-2236.

Sunday, November 17

Drumright Community Players present “The Broken Statue” 2 p.m., Boomtown Theater, 138 E. Broadway. Information: 918-352-2236.

Monday, November 18

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

 Intermediate Word, 6:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. Registration for classes is online at http://library.stillwater.org.

Wednesday, November 20

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

Making the Most of Retirement, 1:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. Program: Stillwater’s Primrose Retirement Community.

Divorce Care Support Group for adults and kids, 6-7:30 p.m., University Heights Baptist Church Room 102, 323 S. Knoblock. Information: 405-372-2744.

Thursday, November 21

Drumright Community Players present “The Broken Statue” 8 p.m., Boomtown Theater, 138 E. Broadway. Information: 918-352-2236.

Friday, November 22

Drumright Community Players present “The Broken Statue” 8 p.m., Boomtown Theater, 138 E. Broadway. Information: 918-352-2236.

Saturday, November 23

Kids Climbing Club, 10:30 to noon, OSU Colvin Recreation Center. Register: 405-744-5581.

Drumright Community Players present “The Broken Statue” 8 p.m., Boomtown Theater, 138 E. Broadway. Information: 918-352-2236.

Monday, November 25

Bucket Books “Best of the Century . . . So Far, 6 p.m., Stillwater Public Library.

Monday, December 2

Tour de Quartz, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Dec. 20, Cushing Lachenmeyer Arts Center. Photos from the Oklahoma Summer Arts Institute.

OSU Art Museum Postal Plaza Gallery Transitions to Museum, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Dec. 20, 720 S. Husband St.

Wednesday, December 4

Divorce Care Support Group for adults and kids, 6-7:30 p.m., University Heights Baptist Church Room 102, 323 S. Knoblock. Information: 405-372-2744.

Tuesday, December 10

Christmas Crazy Days, Perry Downtown Main Street, Courthouse Square.

Wednesday, December 11

Oklahoma Virtual Library Tips and Tricks, noon, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck. Register: 405-372-3633, extension 106.

Thursday, December 12

Christmas for Kids, 3-7 p.m., Perry Downtown Main Street, Courthouse Square.

Bikes, Trikes and More Lights Christmas Parade, 6 p.m., Perry Downtown Main Street, Courthouse Square.

Friday, December 13

Malcolm Holcombe, 6:30 p.m., Perkins Territorial Plaza Old Church Center, 780 N. Main St. Information: 405-547-2411.

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

Saturday, December 17

Holiday Craft Show, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Payne County Expo Center.

Wednesday, December 18

Making the Most of Retirement, 1:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. Program: Factors to evaluate in determining whether to purchase a stock.

 Tuesday, January 14

Sharing a Journey: Building the Oklahoma State University Museum of Art Collection, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. through May 25, OSU Art Museum Postal Plaza Gallery, 720 S. Husband St.

Wednesday, January 15

Making the Most of Retirement, 1:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. Program: Stillwater’s Primrose Retirement Community. Program:  Financial planning for successful aging.

Friday, January 17

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

Monday, January 20

Freeze your Fanny 5K Run/Walk, Boomer Lake, Judith Karman Hospice benefit held in honor of Mary Jo Sohrwide.

   Saturday, January 25

Byron Berline Band, 6:30 p.m., Perkins Territorial Plaza Old Church Center, 780 N. Main St. Information: 405-547-2411.

Friday, February 28

Hankerin’ 4 Hank Show, 6:30 p.m., Perkins Territorial Plaza Old Church Center, 780 N. Main St. Information: 405-547-2411.

Friday, March 7

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

Saturday, March 22

Nora Jane Struthers, 6:30 p.m., Perkins Territorial Plaza Old Church Center, 780 N. Main St. Information: 405-547-2411.

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.