Stillwater News Press

October 11, 2011

What's happening around Stillwater


Stillwater NewsPress

STILLWATER, Okla. — Tuesday

Morrison Lions Club annual community benefit auction; dinner at 6 p.m., Will Miller Gymnasium and cafeteria.

Payne County Master Gardeners Series: Cold Frame Construction, 6 p.m., Payne County Fairgrounds. Free. Public.



Wednesday

Stillwater Farmers’ Market, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Pioneer Square Shopping Center.

OBI blood drive, 9 a.m. to noon, Lowe’s.

Let’s Talk About It, Oklahoma — “Being Ethnic, Becoming American,” 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., Edmon Low Library Peggy V. Helmerich Browsing Room, and 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. Book: “Warrior Woman,” by Maxine Hong Kingston.

Rainbow support group for parents who have lost children opens its fall schedule of meetings the second Wednesday of each month. Dinner 5:30-6:30 p.m. $5, social hall; meeting 6:30-8 p.m., room 311, First United Methodist Church, Seventh and Duck. For more information call Shelly Powell, 405-747-9510.



Thursday

OSU farmers’ market, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., top floor of the Student Union parking garage.



Friday

Friday Forum roundtable on federal regulations’ impact on the insurance industry, 8 a.m., Stillwater Chamber of Commerce conference room, 409 S. Main.



Saturday

Ripley High School Band fundraiser parking lot sale, at Atwoods, 8 a.m. for Pearl Harbor trip to perform at 70th anniversary concert. Accepting donations of new/good condition items.

Stillwater Farmers’ Market, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Pioneer Square Shopping Center.

Bazaar and food sale, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., homemade chicken and noodle dinner, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. $5, Glencoe United Methodist Church, 113 S. Perry Ave.

OSU Botanic Garden open house, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Canceled in case of rain.

Oklahoma WONDERtorim children’s museum opening 10 a.m.-5 p.m., $6 admission, drawings for prizes. 308 West Franklin Ave.

Perry author Candy Kloxin is signing copies of her book, “For the Love of Dogs,” 2 p.m.-4 p.m., Stillwater Petco.

Stillwater author Elahi Syed signing copies of children’s book, “Jerry Cleans Up His Act,” 1 p.m.-3 p.m., at Hastings, 316 N. Main.

Oklahoma State football at Texas.



Monday

Stillwater Junior High School cheerleading fundraiser, 4:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Texas Roadhouse, 2000 N. Perkins Road. Money goes toward state competitions.



Wednesday, Oct. 19

Stillwater Farmers’ Market, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Pioneer Square Shopping Center.

OSU Friends of the Forms lecture, 4:30 p.m., Student Union French Lounge, Room 270. Speaker: David Ferreira, “Metaethics: Ethical Anti-Realism and Theism.”



Thursday, Oct. 20

Noon concert series featuring trombone ensembles and trumpet choir, noon to 1 p.m., OSU Edmon Low Library Peggy V. Helmerich Browsing Room.



Saturday, Oct. 22

Stillwater Farmers’ Market, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Pioneer Square Shopping Center.

Poker Run to raise money for track suits for Stillwater Special Athletes, 10 a.m., leaving from Forman Harley-Davidson, South Perkins Road. Information: Paul Sisney 405-614-3140, paulsisney@yahoo.com.

Oklahoma State football at Missouri.



Sunday, Oct. 23

Beginning of Homecoming Week at Oklahoma State University.



Monday, Oct. 24

Stillwater Junior High School cheerleading fundraiser, 4:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Texas Roadhouse, 2000 N. Perkins Road. Money goes toward state competitions.



Wednesday, Oct. 26

Stillwater Farmers’ Market, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Pioneer Square Shopping Center.

Chanticleer, 8 p.m., at OSU’s Seretean Center.



Thursday, Oct. 27

OSU farmers’ market, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., top floor of the Student Union parking garage.



Friday, Oct. 28

OSU Homecoming Walkaround.



Saturday, Oct. 29

Stillwater Farmers’ Market, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Pioneer Square Shopping Center.

OSU Homecoming Parade.

Oklahoma State University Homecoming football vs. Baylor.



Tuesday, Nov. 1

Let’s Talk About It, Oklahoma — “Being Ethnic, Becoming American,” 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., Edmon Low Library Peggy V. Helmerich Browsing Room, and 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. Book: “The Way To Rainy Mountain,” by N. Scott Momaday.



Wednesday, Nov. 2

OSU Friends of the Forms lecture, 4:30 p.m., Student Union French Lounge, Room 270. Speaker: Aaron Pope, “Divide Between Classroom and Pulpit in Local Churches.”

OSU men’s basketball vs. Panhandle State at Gallagher-Iba Arena.





Saturday, Nov. 5

Oklahoma State football vs. Kansas State, at Boone Pickens Stadium.



Sunday, Nov. 6

OSU men’s basketball vs. Oklahoma Baptist at Gallagher-Iba Arena.



Wednesday, Nov. 9

OSU women’s basketball vs. Fort Hays State at Gallagher-Iba Arena.



Thursday, Nov. 10

Noon concert series featuring string and woodwind groups, noon to 1 p.m., OSU Edmon Low Library Peggy V. Helmerich Browsing Room.



Friday, Nov. 11

OSU men’s basketball vs. Texas A&M-Corpus Christi at Gallagher-Iba Arena.



Saturday, Nov. 12

Oklahoma State football at Texas Tech.



Sunday, Nov. 13

OSU women’s basketball vs. Rice at Gallagher-Iba Arena.

OSU wrestling in Central Missouri Open



Tuesday, Nov. 15

OSU men’s basketball vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff at Gallagher-Iba Arena



Wednesday, Nov. 16

OSU Friends of the Forms lecture, noon, Student Union French Lounge, Room 270. Speaker: Jason Maloy, topic to be announced.

OSU men’s basketball vs. ORU/UTSA at Gallagher-Iba Arena



Saturday, Nov. 18

Oklahoma State football at Iowa State.

OSU wrestlers host Rutgers.



Sunday, Nov. 19

OSU women’s basketball vs. Grambling State at Gallagher-Iba Arena.



Monday, Nov. 20

OSU women’s basketball vs. Texas-Arlington at Gallagher-Iba Arena.

OSU wrestlers host Missouri.





Friday, Nov. 25

OSU wrestling at Iowa State.



Saturday, Nov. 26

OSU women’s basketball vs. Coppin State at Gallagher-Iba Arena.



Tuesday, Nov. 29

OSU women’s basketball vs. Alcorn State at Gallagher-Iba Arena.



Thursday, Dec. 1

Downtown Christmas parade



Saturday, Dec. 3

Oklahoma State vs. Oklahoma in Bedlam football at Boone Pickens Stadium.







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