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February 5, 2014

What's Happening

Events in and around Stillwater

STILLWATER, Okla. — Thursday, February 6

Toddler Time, 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., Stillwater Public Library.

Noon Concert Series, noon-1 p.m., OSU Edmon Low Library. Featuring OSU Opera and segments from Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro.”

Food Bank, 10:30 a.m. to noon, Stillwater Church of Christ, corner of Duck Street and McElroy Road. Groceries available to those in need.

Sharing the Journey: Building the Oklahoma State University Museum of Art Collection, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. through May 24, OSU Postal Plaza Gallery, 720 S. Husband St.

Morrison Music Night, 6-8:30 p.m., Morrison Fire Station.

Senior Activity Center Music Night, 6-8:30 p.m. City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center.  Doors open at 5:30 p.m.

Wildlife Photographer Tom Ulrich, 7 p.m., Oklahoma State University Wes Watkins Center.  International wildlife slide show.

Friday, February 7

What’s Up? Recent Works by Mark H. Cowardin, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Feb. 14, OSU Gardiner Gallery Art Exhibit.

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

Adult Chess Class, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Oklahoma WONDERtorium, 308 W. Franklin.

First Friday: Dementia, 12-1 p.m., Stillwater Public Library Auditorium, 1104 S. Duck St.

Twitter Town Hall Budget Discussion, noon to 12:30 p.m. Tweet your question to @stillwaterokgove using hashtag #AskStillwaterOK.

Senior Facebook Workshop, 2-4 p.m., Living Oasis Assisted Living Center, 310 N. Central St., Cushing. RSVP 918-225-5625 but not required.

Book Talk and Signing with Mary Jane Warde, 3:30-5 p.m., OSU Library. Author of “When the Wolf Came: The Civil War and the Indian Territory.”

Dancing with Daddy, 6-7:30 p.m. preschool to 2nd Grade and 8:30-10 p.m. for 3rd Grade and above, Stillwater Community Center, 315 W. Eighth Ave.

Payne County Democrats Social, 7 p.m., 302 N. Main.

OSU Opera “The Marriage of Figaro,” 7:30 p.m., OSU Seretean Center Concert Hall.

Carlton 5 Jazz Combo, 8-11 p.m., The Cellar at Brooklyn’s Restaurant in downtown Stillwater.

Jason Boland & the Stragglers, 8 p.m., Tumbleweed, Lakeview and Country Club Road.

Saturday, February 8

Flapjack Fundraiser, 8-10 a.m., Applebee’s, Perkins Road and Hall of Fame Avenue. Benefits Distinguished Young Women of Payne County.

Just Fiction II - Advanced Novel Writing, 9:30 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. 405-744-8459.

Stillwater Farmers Market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Northern Oklahoma College, corner of Hall of Fame and Monroe.

Chocolate Walk, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Perkins Main Street.

Dance Marathon, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., Colvin Annex. Benefits Oklahoma’s Children’s Miracle Network Hospital.  Live entertainment, games, food and guest speaker.

Writing Day at the WONDERtorium, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., 308 W. Franklin.

Stay Strong and Sparkle On, 2 p.m., Payne County Expo Center Community Building. Workshops to stop eating disorders and suicides caused by bullying in young women. Nutritional dinner with Miss Oklahoma 2011 Betty Thompson Richey speaking about how to overcome negativity.

Anime feature “Metropolis” screening and discussion, 2 p.m., Stillwater Public Library.

Gospel with a Purpose, 6 p.m., Crosspointe Church, 1807 N. Jardot St. Featuring Abundance Quarter from Branson, Mo.

CASA’s 14th Annual Hearts Go Out for Children Gala - Copacabana, 6 p.m., Payne County Expo Center.

OSU Opera “The Marriage of Figaro,” 7:30, OSU Seretean Center Concert Hall.

Miss Brown to You, 8-11 p.m., Zannotti’s, 113 W. Seventh Ave.

Sunday, February 9

Lake McMurtry Park Cleanup, 1-4 p.m., West Side Lake McMurtry. Call 405-747-8085 or info@lakemcmurtry.com. Volunteers get free park admission all day and hot meal.

DAR Prospective Member Valentine’s Tea, 2-3:30 p.m., Sheerar Museum of Stillwater History, 702. S. Duncan St. Information: 405-377-9470. Cimarron Chapter of the Daughters of American Revolution will explain membership at the come-and-go gathering.

Talent Show and Potluck Supper, 6 p.m., First Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall, corner of Sixth Avenue and Duck Street. Information: 405-372-5580 or 405-377-2034.

Monday, February 10

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

Grief Support Group, 12-1:30 p.m. through Feb. 17, United Way Volunteer Center, 109 E. Ninth Ave. Bring brown bag lunch with drinks and dessert provided by Judith Karman Hospice. Registration encouraged but not required: 405-377-8012.

City of Stillwater Budget Fair, 4-6 p.m., Stillwater Community Center, 315 W. Eighth Ave.

American Cancer Society Relay for Life Team Captain’s Meeting, 5:30 p.m., First Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall. Call 405-624-1242.

Grief Share, 6:30-8 p.m., Crosspointe Church Fellowship Hall, 1807 N. Jardot Road. Information: 405-372-1811 or 918-225-2500.

Evening Family Storytime, 7 p.m., Stillwater Public Library.

Tuesday, February 11

Babytime, 9:30 a.m., Stillwater Public Library.

Preschool Storytime, 10:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library.

Oklahoma WONDERtorium Tot Time, 10:30 a.m., Storytime 11 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., 308 W. Franklin Lane.

Firewise Community, 11 a.m., Stillwater Public Library. Fire Marshall Trent Hawkins Osher Lifelong Learning Institute.

Student Recital Hour, 2-3 p.m., OSU Seretean Center.

Tuesday Gardening Series, 6 p.m., The Botanic Gardens at Oklahoma State University with the Payne County Master Gardeners. Enter at north entrance off Virginia Street. Contact: 405-747-8320 or keithreed@okstsate.edu.

Science Cafe: Hot! Fire Research, 6:30 p.m., OSU Library Peggy V. Helmerich Browsing Room.

OSU Jazz Ensembles, 7:30-9 p.m., Seretean Concert Hall

Wednesday, February 12

Wedding Cake Tastings, 5-6:30 p.m., Formal Fantasy, 121 E. Ninth Ave. Cakes provided by Cake Crazy, 111 W. Elm Ave.

Divorce Care and Divorce Care for Kids, 6 p.m., University Heights Baptist Church Room 102 with child care provided. Information: 405-612-1758.

Open Mic Night, 7 p.m., OSU Cowboy Underground in Student Union Basement.

Thursday, February 13

Totter Time, 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., Stillwater Public Library.

Teen Chocolate Festival, 6-8:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library.

Payne County Democrats Meeting, 7-9 p.m., 302. N. Main

OSU Percussion Ensembles, 7:30-9 p.m., Seretean Center Concert Hall

Friday, February 14

Payne County OHCE Food Festival, 8 a.m., Payne County Administration Building, 315 W. Sixth Ave.

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

OSU Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, 6-9 p.m., ConocoPhillips OSU Alumni Center.

Carlton 5 Jazz Combo, 6-8:30 p.m., Stillwater Country Club.

Saturday, February 15

Stillwater Farmers Market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Northern Oklahoma College, corner of Hall of Fame and Monroe.

Sunday, February 16

Friends of Music Spring Musicales, 3-5 p.m. My Funny Valentine for the Love of Music.

Monday, February 17

Grief Support Group, 12-1:30 p.m. through Feb. 17, United Way Volunteer Center, 109 E. Ninth Ave. Bring brown bag lunch with drinks and dessert provided by Judith Karman Hospice. Registration encouraged but not required: 405-377-8012.

Sewing Circle, 6:30 p.m. Stillwater Public Library. Discussion includes readings from Fahrenheit 451.

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

Tuesday, February 18

Babytime, 9:30 a.m., Stillwater Public Library.

Preschool Storytime, 10:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library.

Oklahoma WONDERtorium Tot Time, 10:30 a.m., Storytime 11 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., 308 W. Franklin Lane.

Student Recital Hour, 2-3 p.m., OSU Seretean Center

Popular Intolerance and Political Cowardice: Steppingstones to a Fahrenheit 451 Future, 7 p.m., Stillwater Public Library One Book, One Community presentation by Joey Senat, associate professor, OSU School of Media and Strategic Communications.

Wednesday, February 19

Making the Most of Retirement, 1:30-2:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. Program: Preparing for the severe weather season.

Wedding Cake Tastings, 5-6:30 p.m., Formal Fantasy, 121 E. Ninth Ave. Cakes provided by Cake Crazy, 111 W. Elm Ave.

Divorce Care and Divorce Care for Kids, 6 p.m., University Heights Baptist Church Room 102 with child care provided. Information: 405-612-1758.

Thursday, February 20

Morrison Music Night, 6-8:30 p.m., Morrison Fire Station.

Senior Activity Center Music Night, 6-8:30 p.m. City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center.  Doors open at 5:30 p.m.

One Book, One Community, 7 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. Fahrenheit 451 discussion by Barbara Miller.

OSU Wind Ensembles, 7:30-9 p.m., OSU Seretean Concert Hall.

Friday, February 21

Battle of Round Mountain Living History Day, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tour the camps with historical cooking in Yale.

Jim Thorpe Home Quilt Show, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., 706 E. Boston, Yale.

Adoption Information, 2-3:30 p.m., Dillon International. Call 918-749-4600 for directions.

Payne County Democrats Social, 7 p.m., 302 N. Main.

Saturday, February 22

Battle of Round Mountain Winter Encampment, 9 a.m. camp opens; 2 p.m. battles. Historical presentations, camp music, musketry, cooking and evening period ball in Yale hosted by 22nd Arkansas Infantry and 1st Arkansas Light Artillery.

Stillwater Farmers Market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Northern Oklahoma College, corner of Hall of Fame and Monroe.

An Evening to Remember, 6 p.m., OSU Wes Watkins Center. Payne County Youth Services benefit featuring John Hammill Trio, dancing, live auction with catering by Freddie Paul’s. Reserve tickets: 405-377-3380 or www.pcys.org.

Sunday, February 23

Battle of Round Mountain Winter Encampment, 9 a.m. camp opens; 10 a.m. period church; 2 p.m. battles. Historical presentations, camp music, musketry, cooking in Yale hosted by 22nd Arkansas Infantry and 1st Arkansas Light Artillery.

Charlotte Dumesnil Senior Piano Recital, 2:30-4 p.m., OSU Seretean Center Concert Hall.

Monday, February 24

Jim Thorpe Home Quilt Show, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., 706 E. Boston, Yale.

Censorship and Book Banning in Schools Panel Discussion, 3:30 p.m., OSU Willard Hall Room 010.

Tuesday, February 25

Babytime, 9:30 a.m., Stillwater Public Library.

Blood Drive, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Board of Realtors, 501 S. Lewis St. Make appointments at 580-233-9323 or online at OBI.org.  Walk-ins welcome.

Preschool Storytime, 10:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library.

Oklahoma WONDERtorium Tot Time, 10:30 a.m., Storytime 11 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., 308 W. Franklin Lane.

Student Recital Hour, 2-3 p.m., OSU Seretean Center.

Stillwater Survivors Team Fundraiser, 5:30-9:30 p.m., Golden Dragon Cafe, 203 S. Perkins. Tell the server that you are dining for Relay for Life and 10 percent of every patron’s meal will be donated to the American Cancer Society.

Wednesday, February 26

Wedding Cake Tastings, 5-6:30 p.m., Formal Fantasy, 121 E. Ninth Ave. Cakes provided by Cake Crazy, 111 W. Elm Ave.

Divorce Care and Divorce Care for Kids, 6 p.m., University Heights Baptist Church Room 102 with child care provided. Information: 405-612-1758.

Thursday, February 27

Noon Concert Series, 12-1 p.m., OSU Edmon Low Library. Trombone and woodwind ensembles.

One Book, One Community, 7 p.m., Stillwater Senior Activity Center. Fahrenheit 451 discussion by Pat Jaynes.

Carlton 5 Jazz Combo, 8-11 p.m., Louie’s Grill and Bar in downtown Stillwater.

Friday, February 28

One Book, One Community, 12 p.m. Sheerar Museum. Fahrenheit 451 discussion by Gladeen Allred.

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

Saturday, March 1

Stillwater Farmers Market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Northern Oklahoma College, corner of Hall of Fame and Monroe.

Holly Rosenberg Flute Recital, 4-5 p.m., OSU Bennett Chapel.

Frontiers New Music Ensemble, 7:30-9 p.m., Student Union Ballroom.

Sunday, March 2

Lucy Bates Senior Piano Recital, 2:30-3:30 p.m., OSU Seretean Center Concert Hall.

Monday, March 3

25th Annual Youth Arts Show, Lachenmeyer Arts Center, Cushing.

Tuesday, March 4

Student Recital Hour, 2-3 p.m., OSU Seretean Center.

One Book, One Community, 2:30 p.m. Stillwater Public Library. Fahrenheit 451 discussion by Lynda Reynolds.

OSU Symphonic and Concert Bands, 7:30-9 p.m., OSU Seretean Center Concert Hall.

Wednesday, March 5

One Book, One Community, 12 p.m. Sheerar Museum. Fahrenheit 451 discussion by Pat Jaynes.

Divorce Care and Divorce Care for Kids, 6 p.m., University Heights Baptist Church Room 102 with child care provided. Information: 405-612-1758

Thursday, March 6

Food Bank, 10:30 a.m. to noon, Stillwater Church of Christ, corner of Duck Street and McElroy Road. Groceries available to those in need.

Morrison Music Night, 6-8:30 p.m., Morrison Fire Station.

Senior Activity Center Music Night, 6-8:30 p.m. City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center.  Doors open at 5:30 p.m.

League of Women Voters Annual Banquet and Silent Auction featuring Sierra Club speaker Whitney Pearson, 6 p.m., Meditations, 1205 N. Country Club Road.

Friday, March 7

One Book, One Community Physical Theatre Master Class, Time and Place TBA.

Allied Arts Inside Story Lecture: Aguila Theatre, OSU Seretean Center Room 123.

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

Saturday, March 8

Stillwater Farmers Market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Northern Oklahoma College, corner of Hall of Fame and Monroe.

OSU President’s Masterworks Concert, 7:30-9 p.m., Seretean Center Concert Hall.

Sunday, March 9

OSU President’s Masterworks Concert, 7:30-9 p.m., Seretean Center Concert Hall.

Monday, March 10

One Book, One Community, 6 p.m. McAlisters, 205 E. Hall of Fame. Fahrenheit 451 discussion by Nicole Sump-Crethar.

Tuesday, March 11

Tuesday Gardening Series, 6 p.m., The Botanic Gardens at Oklahoma State University with the Payne County Master Gardeners. Enter at north entrance off Virginia Street. Contact: 405-747-8320 or keithreed@okstsate.edu.

Guest Artist Series: American Chamber Players with Miles Hoffman, 7:30 p.m., OSU Seretean Center concert Hall.

Wednesday, March 12

Divorce Care and Divorce Care for Kids, 6 p.m., University Heights Baptist Church Room 102 with child care provided. Information: 405-612-1758

Thursday, March 13

Fahrenheit 451 Film Screening, 6:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. Discussion with Tim Prchal, OSU visiting professor of English.

Noon Concert Series, 12 p.m., OSU Edmon Low Library. Featuring OSU Piano students.

Saturday, March 15

Stillwater Farmers Market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Northern Oklahoma College, corner of Hall of Fame and Monroe.

Sunday, March 16

The Hunger Games Film Screening and Discussion, 1:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library.

Wednesday, March 19

Divorce Care and Divorce Care for Kids, 6 p.m., University Heights Baptist Church Room 102 with child care provided. Information: 405-612-1758

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, March 25

Guest Artist Series: Brandt Attema, bass trombone, and Astrid Haring, harp, 7:30 p.m., Seretean Center Concert Hall.

Wednesday, March 26

Divorce Care and Divorce Care for Kids, 6 p.m., University Heights Baptist Church Room 102 with child care provided. Information: 405-612-1758

Guest Artist Series: Brad Garner, flute, 7:30 p.m., Seretean Center Concert Hall.

Thursday, March 27

A Monarch Event Honoring Women, 6 p.m., ConocoPhillips Alumni Center. Benefit for Wings of Hope Family Crisis Services.

Saturday, March 29

Stillwater Farmers Market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Northern Oklahoma College, corner of Hall of Fame and Monroe.

Judith Karman Hospice Shorts Festival

Sunday, March 30

Judith Karman Hospice Shorts Festival

Guest Artist Series: Matti Raekallio, piano, 2:30 p.m., OSU Seretean Center Concert Hall.

Monday, March 31

Faculty Recital Series: Meredity Blecha-Wells, cello, 7:30 p.m., Seretean Center Concert Hall.

Wednesday, April 2

Divorce Care and Divorce Care for Kids, 6 p.m., University Heights Baptist Church Room 102 with child care provided. Information: 405-612-1758

Thursday, April 3

Noon Concert Series, 12 p.m.., OSU Edmon Low Library. Featuring String Chamber Ensembles.

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