Stillwater News Press

December 17, 2012

WHAT'S HAPPENING

Events in and around Stillwater

By Elizabeth Keys
Stillwater NewsPress

STILLWATER, Okla. — Tuesday

Stars Quilt Exhibit, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sheerar Museum of Stillwater History, 702 S. Duncan. Free.

OSU String Academy Concert, 7 to 8 p.m., OSU Seretean Center Concert Hall. Free and open to the public.

High School Orchestra Concert, 7:30 p.m., Stillwater High School Performing Arts Center.

Adopt a Student for your holiday dinner. Contact cassie.taylor@okstate.edu if you are interested in inviting an OSU student to your family’s holiday dinner.

Calling for Artists to design butterflies for Wings of Hope Family Crisis Services, 3800 N. Washington. Artists receive $300 stipend for materials. For more information about designing or purchasing a butterfly to display for awareness of domestic violence issues call 405-372-9922 or email info@sdvs.org.

Lewis Moses Art Exhibit through December, BancFist, West 8th and Main Streets, during regular banking hours.

Jeanette Johnson Art Display through December, Stillwater National Bank, West 6th Avenue and Main Street, during regular banking hours.

Downtown Christmas Light Show, dusk, Chris Salmon Plaza, West Ninth Avenue and Main Street.

Free Community Christmas Dinner - For a ride or delivery on Christmas Day to the Stillwater Community Center, corner of 9th and Duck St., call 405-377-8184 through Dec. 24.  On Christmas Day, call 405-372-1201.

Wednesday

Stillwater Community Singers Caroling, 1 p.m., Consumer’s IGA, 909 W. Sixth St.

Thursday

Carriage Rides, 6 to 9 p.m., Chris Salmon Plaza, West Ninth Avenue and Main Street. Stillwater.

Stillwater Community Singers Caroling, 7 p.m., Downtown Business District Christmas Activity, Main Street.

Friday

Stillwater Community Singers, 12 to 1 p.m., Caroling at BancFirst Holiday Open House, 808 S. Main. Apple cider and cookies.

Audubon Society Christmas Bird Count, 7 a.m. meet at Bill’s Corner Convenience Store, north of Stillwater at intersection of State Highway 177 and 64 for Sooner Lake count. Information: Jim Cowley, 405-269-1929

Living Nativity, 5:30 to 8 p.m., Perry First Christian Church, 701 Holly, viewed from 7th Street in Perry. Biblical costumes and live animals.

Wade Tower Martinis and Mistletoe Holiday Show, 7 p.m. doors open, 7:30 show. Stillwater Community Center, 8th and Duck. Tickets $10. Call 405-533-8433 or www.tickets.stillwater.org.

Saturday

Carriage Rides, 3 to 6 p.m., Chris Salmon Plaza, 9th and Main St., Downtown Stillwater.

Living Nativity, 5:30 to 8 p.m., Perry First Christian Church, 701 Holly, viewed from 7th Street in Perry. Biblical costumes and live animals.

Sunday

Shop Downtown Stillwater, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Main Street. Open Sunday for last minute gift shopping.

Living Nativity, 5:30 to 8 p.m., Perry First Christian Church, 701 Holly, viewed from 7th Street in Perry. Biblical costumes and live animals.

Monday

Living Nativity, 5:30 to 7 p.m., Perry First Christian Church, 701 Holly viewed from 7th Street in Perry. Biblical costumes and live animals.

Candlelight Christmas Eve Services: For times and places call area churches.

Tuesday, December 25

Christmas Dinner, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Stillwater Community Center, corner of 9th and Duck St..  All ages welcome. There will be toys for the kids. For a ride or delivery, please call 405-372-1201.

Saturday, December 29

Tweens and Teens Holiday Break Fusing Workshop, 10 a.m. to noon, or 1 to 3 p.m., Multi Arts Center, 1001 S. Duck. Ages 9-16. Class fee $12 plus $12 supply fee.

Monday, December 31

Noon Year’s Eve, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Oklahoma WONDERtorium. Make party hats, noise makers and more with admission price. Big countdown at noon.

Tuesday, January 1

Heart of Dallas Bowl, 11 a.m., Oklahoma State University vs Purdue, Cotton Bowl, Dallas.

Monday, January 7

Level II ADSAC (24 hour) Alcohol Drug Substance Abuse Course, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. through Feb. 12, Gateway to Prevention and Recovery, 801 S. Main, Suite 5. Call 405-372-0198.

Tuesday, January 15

River North Dance Chicago, 8 p.m., OSU Seretean Center Concert Hall.

For tickets call 405-744-7509 or visit alliedarts@okstate.edu.

Thursday, January 24

Wake Up & Dream Ecovillage Planning Project, 7 p.m., OSU Architecture Building. Bill Reed, co-founder of USGBC, “The Re-Membering: Regenerative Development & the Patterns of Living Systems.

Saturday, January 26

Stillwater NewsPress Bridal Showcase, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Wes Watkins Center. Style Show sponsored by Formal Fantasy, 2 p.m. Door prizes and grand prize giveaway.

Monday, January 28

Jo Lynch Watercolors Demonstration, 7 p.m., Sheerar Center, West Seventh Avenue and Duncan Street. Stillwater Art Guild.  Refreshments provided.

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