Stillwater News Press

December 20, 2012

WHAT'S HAPPENING

Events in and around Stillwater

By Elizabeth Keys
Stillwater NewsPress

STILLWATER, Okla. — 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

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.

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.

Downtown Christmas Light Show, 5:30 p.m., Chris Salmon Plaza, West Ninth Avenue and Main Street.

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.

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

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.

Saturday

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

Stars Quilt Exhibit, 1 to 4 p.m., Sheerar Museum of Stillwater History, 702 S. Duncan. Free.

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.

Downtown Christmas Light Show, 5:30 p.m., Chris Salmon Plaza, West Ninth Avenue and Main Street.

 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.

 Sunday

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

Stars Quilt Exhibit, 1 to 4 p.m., Sheerar Museum of Stillwater History, 702 S. Duncan. Free.

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.

 Downtown Christmas Light Show, 5:30 p.m., Chris Salmon Plaza, West Ninth Avenue and Main Street.

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.

 Downtown Christmas Light Show, 5:30 p.m., Chris Salmon Plaza, West Ninth Avenue and Main Street.

Tuesday

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.

 Downtown Christmas Light Show, 5:30 p.m., Chris Salmon Plaza, West Ninth Avenue and Main Street.

Wednesday

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.

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

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.

Saturday, December 29

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

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.

Funnies Comedy Club, 8:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m., 2515 W. 6th Ave. Hosted by Rob Neville and featuring Matt Golightly and Liem Nguyen.

Tuesday, January 1

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

Saturday, January 5

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

Sunday, January 6

AMBASSADORS Evangelistic Gospel Singing Group, 10:45 a.m., Cimarron Worship Center, 304 N. Main, Perkins. Information: 405-547-5111.

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.

Thursday, January 10

Legislative Reception, 5 to 7 p.m., Library Auditorium. Sponsored by Stillwater League of Women Voters and Friends of the Stillwater Public Library. Submit written questions and visit with elected officials.

Saturday, January 12

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

Monday, January 14

Lahoma Club, 11:45 to 1 p.m., Oakcreek Cohousing Community, 1806 N. Husband St. Reservations due by Jan. 7. Mail $9 to Lahoma, P.O. Box 2704, Stillwater, OK 74076. Membership Info: 405-377-8832.

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.

Saturday, January 19

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

Monday, January 21

Humane Society of Stillwater, 7 p.m. Stillwater Chamber of Commerce, 409 S. Main.  Anyone interested may come to monthly meetings.

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.

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

Monday, January 28

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

Saturday, February 2

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



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