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July 24, 2013

WHAT'S HAPPENING

Events in and around Stillwater

STILLWATER, Okla. — Friday

State 4-H Roundup, OSU Campus

Sooner State Dairy Show, Payne County Expo Center

Botanic Garden Youth Plants and Bugs Program, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., The Botanic Garden at OSU. Information: 405-744-5755.

Molas: Applique Art of the Kuna People Exhibit, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Aug. 9, OSU Gardiner Art Gallery, Bartlett Center for the Visual Arts.

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

Youth Fitness Zone Summer Nerf War, 1-4 p.m., 4609 Territory Lane. Information: 405-533-4033 or jakemmerly@gmail.com.

Crosspointe Kids Hay Day, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Crosspointe Church, 1807 N. Jardot. Pre-kindergarten to fifth grade. Information: www.gocrosspointe.com.

Cool Classics Summer Concert, 7:30 p.m., Sheerar Cultural Center Auditorium, Seventh Avenue and Duncan Street. Free chamber music featuring Tulsa’s Trio Aleszky with Allyson Eskitch, piano; Paulo Eskitch, violin and Lou Lynch, cello.

Saturday

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

Sooner State Dairy Show, Payne County Expo Center

Community Brunch, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, northeast corner of Sixth and Duck Street. Free meal served in Fellowship Hall.

Ice Cream Social, 6:30 p.m., Cottonwood Community Center, corner of Lakewood and Cottonwood Roads. Cherokee Home and Community Education hosting for community.  Bring ice cream or finger desserts to share.

“Peter and the Wolf” and “Carnival of the Animals,” 7 p.m., Art of Dance, 1225 N. Perkins Rd. Prokofiev’s classic Russian folktale and Saint-Saens’ collection of grand zoological fantasy brought to life in a children’s dance theater performance. Information and tickets: 580-320-0328.

Sunday

Flapjack Fundraiser, 8-10 a.m., Applebee’s, 317 N. Perkins Rd. Fresh made flapjacks, sausages, drink for $7 with proceeds benefiting Oklahoma tornado relief.

Monday

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

Tony Allen’s Grit and Grind Basketball Camp, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., OSU Gallagher Iba Arena. Information: TonyAllen9.com.

Stillwater Farmers Market, 2-5:30 p.m., Stillwater Medical Center, 600 S. Adams.

Love Feast, 6 p.m., First United Methodist South Campus, 2823 S. Husband. Free community meal.

Tuesday

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.

Tony Allen’s Grit and Grind Basketball Camp, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., OSU Gallagher Iba Arena. Information: TonyAllen9.com.

Free Community Summer Lunch, 12-1 p.m. First Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall, corner of Sixth Avenue and Duck Street.

Relay for Life Fundraiser, 5:30-9 p.m., Golden Dragon Cafe, 203 S. Perkins. Patrons should tell their server, they are dining to support Stillwater Survivors Relay for Life team so 20% of total meal cost will be donated to benefit the American Cancer Society.

Wednesday

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

Tony Allen’s Grit and Grind Basketball Camp, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., OSU Gallagher Iba Arena. Information: TonyAllen9.com.

Love Feast, 6 p.m., United Methodist South Campus, 2823 S. Husband. Free community meal.

SOS Summer of Service Vacation Bible School, 6:45-8 p.m., Stillwater Church of Christ, 821 N. Duck. Information; 405-372-7439.

Thursday

Pawnee Bill Memorial Rodeo, Pawnee Lakeside Arena. IPRA sanctioned with seven standard events and dance after main event. Cattle drive, wagon trails, chili and barbecue cookoff, wild horse race, wild cow milking, wild sheep riding, bull poker, trail riding plus booths with cowboy crafts and children’s rodeo. Information: 918-762-2108.

MAYB National Girl’s Basketball Championship Tournament with best third, fourth, fifth and sixth grade girls competing at Stillwater High School, Colvin Center and OSU Campus.

Diabetes Class, 1-3:30 p.m., Evident Health Services, 604 S. Walnut. Information: 405-571-9111 or ryurczyk@evidenthealth.com.

Cushing Farmers Market, 1-6 p.m., 1148 E. Main, Cushing.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly, 5-7 p.m., Payne County Health Department. Information: 405-34-2683 or tops.org.

Friday, August 2

Pawnee Bill Memorial Rodeo, Pawnee Lakeside Arena. IPRA sanctioned with seven standard events and dance after main event. Cattle drive, wagon trails, chili and barbecue cookoff, wild horse race, wild cow milking, wild sheep riding, bull poker, trail riding plus booths with cowboy crafts and children’s rodeo. Information: 918-762-2108.

MAYB National Girl’s Basketball Championship Tournament with best third, fourth, fifth and sixth grade girls competing at Stillwater High School, Colvin Center and OSU Campus.

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

Cool Classics Summer Concert, 7:30 p.m., Sheerar Cultural Center Auditorium, Seventh Avenue and Duncan Street. Free chamber music featuring Stillwater students.

Saturday, August 3

Pawnee Bill Memorial Rodeo, Pawnee Lakeside Arena. IPRA sanctioned with seven standard events and dance after main event. Parade, cattle drive, wagon trails, chili and barbecue cookoff, wild horse race, wild cow milking, wild sheep riding, bull poker, trail riding plus booths with cowboy crafts and children’s rodeo. Information: 918-762-2108.

MAYB National Girl’s Basketball Championship Tournament with best third, fourth, fifth and sixth grade girls competing at Stillwater High School, Colvin Center and OSU Campus.

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

Community Brunch, 11 a.m. to noon, First Presbyterian Church, northeast corner of Sixth and Duck Street. Free meal served in Fellowship Hall.

Coyle School Foundation Golf Scramble, 8 a.m. Cimarron Trails Golf Club, Perkins. Visit www.coyleschoolfoundation.com.

Free Community CPR Classes, 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Stillwater Community Center, 315 W. Eighth Ave.  Contact LifeNet, Inc. at 405-707-0007.

Just Fiction: A Saturday Novel Building Workshop Series, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1007 S. Duck. Topic: Style presented by bestselling author William Bernhardt. Information: 405--744-8459.

OSU Fan Appreciation Day, 2-4 p.m., OSU Gallagher-Iba Arena.  Doors open at 1 p.m. Bring personal items to be autographed.

“Jewels of India” Asia International Mission Banquet Fundraiser, 6 p.m., The Pines, 110 E. Lakeview. Benefit for needy children in India with unique, handcrafted items available.  All proceeds benefit missions.

Sunday, August 4

MAYB National Girl’s Basketball Championship Tournament with best third, fourth, fifth and sixth grade girls competing at Stillwater High School, Colvin Center and OSU Campus.

Monday, August 5

Oklahoma Insurance Dept. Workers Compensation Law Forum, 9:30 a.m., Meridian Technology Center, 1312 S. Sangre Rd. Info: http://www.ok.gov/oid/workerscompreform.html.

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

Stillwater Farmers Market, 2-5:30 p.m., Stillwater Medical Center, 600 S. Adams.

Love Feast, 6 p.m., First United Methodist South Campus, 2823 S. Husband. Free community meal.

Tuesday, August 6

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.

Free Community Summer Lunch, 12-1 p.m. First Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall, corner of Sixth Avenue and Duck Street.

Bike Night, 6-9 p.m., Downtown Stillwater at Seventh Avenue and Main Street. See vintage bikes, contests and music.

Friday, August 9

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

Relay for Life, 7 p.m. to 7 a.m., Payne County Expo Center. Proceeds benefit American Cancer Society. Information: www.relayforlife.org/stillwaterok.

Cool Classics Summer Concert, 7:30 p.m., Sheerar Cultural Center Auditorium, 7th and Duncan Street. Free chamber music featuring Tulsa’s Appasionata Viola and Harp Duo of Jeff Cowan and Jill Wiebe.

Saturday, August 10

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

Community Brunch, 11 a.m. to noon, First Presbyterian Church, northeast corner of Sixth and Duck Street. Free meal served in Fellowship Hall.

Monday, August 12

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

Stillwater Farmers Market, 2-5:30 p.m., Stillwater Medical Center, 600 S. Adams.

Love Feast, 6 p.m., First United Methodist South Campus, 2823 S. Husband. Free community meal.

Tuesday, August 13

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.

Free Community Summer Lunch, 12-1 p.m. First Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall, corner of Sixth Avenue and Duck Street.

Tuesday Gardener Series, 6 p.m., Payne County Expo Center. Preserving your produce. Information: raortez@brightok.net or 405-747-8320.

Saturday, August 17

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

Community Brunch, 11 a.m. to noon, First Presbyterian Church, northeast corner of Sixth and Duck Street. Free meal served in Fellowship Hall.

Monday, August 19

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

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

Stillwater Farmers Market, 2-5:30 p.m., Stillwater Medical Center, 600 S. Adams.

Love Feast, 6 p.m., First United Methodist South Campus, 2823 S. Husband. Free community meal.

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

Tuesday, August 20

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.

Wednesday, August 21

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

Lights on Stillwater, 7-9 p.m., Boone Pickens Stadium. OSU students interact with community.

Light the Night 5K, 9 p.m. Run benefits Big Brothers Big Sisters of Stillwater.

Thursday, August 22

Food Business Entrepreneurs Basic Training, 8:15 a.m. to 5 p.m., OSU Food and Agricultural Products Center. Register: 405-744-6277.

“Within Reach,” 6-8 p.m., OSU Architecture Building Auditorium. Movie about sustainable communities sponsored by Institute of Creativity and Innovation.

Boots and Bandanas Dinner, 7 p.m., Meditations, 1205 N. Country Club Rd. Barbecue dinner and dessert auction benefits Central Oklahoma Community Action Agency, Client Services, Mission of Hope and the Stillwater Community Health Center.

Saturday, August 24

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

Community Brunch, 11 a.m. to noon, First Presbyterian Church, northeast corner of Sixth and Duck Street. Free meal served in Fellowship Hall.

Mayor’s Welcome to New International Students, 6-9 p.m., OSU Wes Watkins Center.

Sunday, August 25

Contemporary Music Concert, 7:30 p.m., OSU Seretean Center. Faculty Jeff Loeffert, saxophone; Michael Kirkendoll, piano; Stuart Langsan, percussion.

Monday, August 26

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

Stillwater Farmers Market, 2-5:30 p.m., Stillwater Medical Center, 600 S. Adams.

Love Feast, 6 p.m., First United Methodist South Campus, 2823 S. Husband. Free community meal.

Beekeepers, 6:30 p.m., Glencoe Senior Citizens Building. Information: MDenny4396@aol.com.

Wednesday, August 28

County Fair, Payne County Expo Center, Fairgrounds Road and State Highway 51 East.

Thursday, August 29

County Fair, Payne County Expo Center, Fairgrounds Road and State Highway 51 East.

Friday, August 30

County Fair, Payne County Expo Center, Fairgrounds Road and State Highway 51 East.

Saturday, August 31

County Fair, Payne County Expo Center, Fairgrounds Road and State Highway 51 East.

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

Community Brunch, 11 a.m. to noon, First Presbyterian Church, northeast corner of Sixth and Duck Street. Free meal served in Fellowship Hall.

Saturday, September 7

 

Tuesday, September 10

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.

Monday, September 16

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

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  

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.

Friday, October 25

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

Saturday, October 26

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

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.  

Friday, December 13

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



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