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April 5, 2013

WHAT'S HAPPENING

Events in and around Stillwater

STILLWATER, Okla. — Saturday

Pancake Festival Noon Kiwanis, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., First United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, Seventh and Duck Street. Advance tickets $5, call 405-747-9535. Tickets at door $6.

67th Annual Pawnee Band Day, 8 a.m., Pawnee High School Auditorium.

Stillwater Farmers Market, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Strickland Park Home and Garden Show, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Payne County Expo.

LifeNet FREE CPR Classes, 8:30 to 2:30 p.m., Stillwater Community Center, 315 W. 8th Ave.

Just Fiction: A novel building workshop, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library.  New York Times best-selling author, William Bernhardt, teaching writing series. Topic: Premise. Register for classes: 405-744-8459 or http://justfiction.okstate.edu.

Creative Faith Workshop, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., OSU Wesley Foundation, 823 W. University Ave. Register: 580-305-2097 or wesleyosu@gmail.com

Elks Lodge Blazathon Barbecue Cookoff, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. lunch served, 202 E. McElroy. Benefits Judith Karman Hospice.

Block Party, 5 p.m., Southern Woods Park, 11th Avenue and Hester Street. Apostolic Church of Stillwater hosting speaker Matt Maddix and Sol Winners Boot Camp, plus Christiam music and giveaways.

Red Rock Fire Department Annual Calf Fry, 5:30 p.m., Frontier School Cafeteria.

Jason Savory in Concert for Ripley Project Graduation, 6:30 p.m., Ripley High School gymnasium.

Cellophane, 7:30 p.m., Town and Gown Theatre, 3524 S. Perkins Rd. Benefits Payne County CASA. Matinee at 2 p.m.

Rhonda Vincent and the Rage bluegrass music, 8 p.m., OSU Seretean Center Concert Hall.

Sunday

Home and Garden Show, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Payne County Expo.

Evangelist Dennis Burke, 10 a.m. and 6:30 p.m., Solid Rock Church, 2917 E. Sixth Ave.

Bingo and Auction, 1 p.m., Pawnee Roamchief Building.

Children’s Operetta Workshop Auditions for Penny Ante Pirates, 1:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library Room 313.

OKsprout Community Garden Open House Workday and Celebration, 2 to 4 p.m. First Church of the Nazarene, 1023 E. Will Rogers Dr. OSU Extension Specialist Eric Rebek will teach insect hotel making.

Paws for Reading, 2 to 3:20 p.m., Stillwater Public Library.

Cellophane, 2 p.m., Town and Gown Theatre, 3524 S. Perkins Rd. Benefits Payne County CASA.

Stillwater Chamber Singers “A Grain of South,” 2:30 pm., St. Andrews Episcopal Church, 516 W. Third Ave.  

Monday

2013 Southern Spring National Holstein Show, Payne County Expo Center.

Storytime, 10 a.m. (Age 2) and 11 a.m. (Ages 3-5), Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater Public Library, 1007 S. Duck.

Free Tax Assistance, 9:30 a.m. to noon. Stillwater Senior Activity Center, 1015 E. 12th Ave. Monday through Thursday until April 15.

“Bound for Glory” Book Discussion, noon, Sheerar Museum, 702 S. Duncan.

“Bound for Glory” Book Discussion, 7 p.m., OSU Library Tompkins-McCollom Room 102K.

OSU Percussion Ensembles Performance, 8 to 9:30 p.m., OSU Seretean Center.

Family Storytime, 7 p.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1007 S. Duck.

Tuesday

Tuesday Morning Walk ‘N Talk Series, 8 to 8:45 a.m.,, The Botanic Gardens at OSU. Stroll with Volunteer/Education Coordinator Laura Payne.

 Free Tax Assistance, 9:30 a.m. to noon. Stillwater Senior Activity Center, 1015 E. 12th Ave. Monday through Thursday until April 15.

Citizens of Lake McMurtry, noon, Stillwater Community Center, Eighth and Duck Street. Speaker: Lake Manager Grady Lester.

Carol Headrick Book Review Performance, 12:30 p.m., OSU Edmon Low Library Peggy V. Helmerich Browsing Room. First person “Dearie: The Remarkable Life of Julia Child.” Drinks and desser probided. Bring brown bag lunch. Information: 405-744-7331.

 Free Tax Assistance, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck. Tuesday and Wednesday until April 15.

David’s Army Relay for Life, 5 p.m. to closing dine-in, pick-up or delivery, Hideaway Pizza. Donating 10% of all sales to American Cancer Society.

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

 Beginning Word Class, 6 p.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck.

Bound for Glory Book Discussion, 6 p.m.,, McAlister’s Deli, 205 E. Hall of Fame.

Intercountry Adoption, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Dillon International. Information: 918-749-4600.

Beginning Word Class, 6 p.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck. Register online library.stillwater.org/computer.htm.

League of Women Voters Education Panel Discussion Live Broadcast, 6:30 p.m., Stillwater site ITLE Building next to OSU Child Development Lab on Monroe Street.

OSU String Academy Concert, 7 to 8 p.m., OSU Seretean Center.

Tune it Up! Musicians, Poets and Artists for Change, 7 to 9 p.m., The Cellar in Brooklyn’s, 701 S. Main St. Free Concert promoting Wings of Hope Family Crisis Services Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

OSU String Academy Concert, 7 p.m., OSU Seretean Center.

Wednesday

Annual Juried Student Exhibition, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., OSU Gardiner Gallery, 108 Bartlett Center for the Visual Arts Show displayed through April 30.

Ripley Public Schools Pre-enrollment Pre-K, Kindergarten and New Students, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Free Tax Assistance, 9:30 a.m. to noon. Stillwater Senior Activity Center, 1015 E. 12th Ave. Monday through Thursday until April 15.

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

Free Tax Assistance, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck. Tuesday and Wednesday until April 15.

Paws for Reading, 3:30 to 4:50 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. Molly, certified therapy dog, reads with children.

Theta Chi Benefit for Bob Woodruff Foundation, 7 p.m., Stillwater Community Center. Comedian Evan Wecksell performing. Contact hunter.akin@okstate.edu for $5  advance tickets or $7 at the door.  

Thursday

Ripley Public Schools Pre-enrollment Pre-K, Kindergarten and New Students, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Free Tax Assistance, 9:30 a.m. to noon. Stillwater Senior Activity Center, 1015 E. 12th Ave. Monday through Thursday until April 15.

Piano Favorites, 12 p.m., OSU Edmon Low Library Peggy V. Helmerich Browsing Room.

Free Tax Assistance, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck. Tuesday and Wednesday until April 15.

Paws for Reading, 3:30 to 4:50 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. Molly, certified therapy dog reads with children.

Switch, 5 to 7 p.m. OSU Noble Research Room 106. Discovery a path to future energy.

Interfaith Counsling Center “Taste of Spring,” 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Zannotti’s Wine Bar. Tickets available at the door.

Stillwater Community Singers, 7:30 p.m., Stillwater Community Center Winfrey Houston Theatre, Eighth and Duck Street. Free concert. Information: stillwatersingers.com

Friday

Storytime, 10 a.m. (Age 2) and 11 a.m. (Ages 3-5), Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater Public Library, 1007 S. Duck. Accompanied by parents or caregivers.

Blood Drive to benefit Gabe Waters, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Stillwater Board of Realtors, 501 S. Lewis. Walk-ins welcome or call for an appointment or walk-in 405-372-4499 or stwrealtors@sbcglobal.net.

International Justice Mission Fashion Show, 6 to 8 p.m., OSU Student Union Theater.

Saturday, April 13

Run/Walk for The Thin Blue Line, 7:30 a.m., Boomer Lake. Benefitting Oklahoma Chapter of Concerns of Police Survivors.

OSU Horticulture Club Plant Sale, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., OSU Greenhouses. Information: 405-744-5414.

Of Wine, Women and The West, 9 a.m. to 10 p.m., OSU School of Hotel and Restaurant Administration. Call The Wine Forum of Oklahoma, 405-744-8094, for information on tickets.

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

The Botanic Garde at OSU Family Day in the Garden, 9 a.m. to noon.

Mom’s Day Craft Fair, 10 to 3 p.m., OSU Student Union.

Mom’s Day Fashion Show, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., OSU Student Union University Store.

Art History Senior Symposium, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., OSU 109 Barlett.

Glenwood Cemetery Association Annual Meeting, 2 p.m., Eden Chapel, 92nd and S. Fairgrounds Rd.

The Amoeba in the Room:Why Animals and Plants Don’t Matter Very Much, 3 p.m., OSU Edmon Low Library Peggy V. Helmerich Browsing Room. Fifth Annual Plants, People and Beyond inspiring a new view of what it means to be human.

Spring Sing, 4:30 to 9 p.m., OSU Gallagher Iba Arena, Mom’s Day song and dance revue benefitting Coaches vs Cancer.

Gospel with a Purpose: The Ambassadors, 4:30 dinner and 6 to 8 p.m. concert, Lost Creek Methodist Church, 8002 S. Washington, benefitting Alaska Missions Team.

Time Changes Everything, 7 p.m. Doors open. 7:30 p.m. show starts, Stillwater Community Center. Free performance imagining Woody Gutrhie met Bob Wills with Red Dirt Rangers John Cooper, Brad Piccolo and Ben Han.

OSU Jazz Festival, 8 to 9:30 p.m., OSU Seretean Center. OSU Jazz Ensemble with guest jazz trombonist Marshall Gilkes and guest drum set player Stockton Helbing.

Sunday, April 14

Big Brothers, Big Sisters Bowl for Kids Sake, Frontier Lanes. Information: 405-624-9922.

Annual Juried Student Exhibition, 2 p.m. Reception and 3 p.m. Awards OSU Gardiner Gallery, 109 Bartlett Center for the Visual Arts. Show displayed in gallery through April 30.

OSU Concert Chorale Performance, 2:30 to 4 p.m., OSU Seretean Center.

Monday, April 15

Life Line Screening, Register for appointment, 1-800-364-0457, New Covenant Fellowship Church, 1110 E. McElroy.

Big Brothers, Big Sisters Bowl for Kids Sake, Frontier Lanes. Information: 405-624-9922.

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

Guest Artist: Tulsa Rock Quartet, 8 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., OSU Seretean Center.

Tuesday, April 16

Big Brothers, Big Sisters Bowl for Kids Sake, Frontier Lanes. Information: 405-624-9922.

Curbside Recycling Public Forum, 5 to 7 p.m., Stillwater Public Library.

Bennett Jam, 6 p.m., OSU Bennett Hall lawn. Concert featuring Grammy-nominated John Fullbight.

Rainn Wilson, 7 to 8:30 p.m., OSU Gallagher-Iba Arena. Presented by OSU Student Government Association Speakers Board.

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