Stillwater News Press

April 16, 2013

WHAT'S HAPPENING

Events in and around Stillwater


Stillwater NewsPress

STILLWATER, Okla. — Tuesday

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.

Relay for Life Fundraiser, 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., Golden Dragon Cafe, 203 S. Perkins. Tell the server you are supporting Stillwater Survivors Team.

Elm Grove Cemetery Association, 6:30 p.m., 8700 S. Sangre in old school house. Board members election and mowing bids review.

Rainn Wilson, 7 to 8:30 p.m., OSU Gallagher-Iba Arena.

Wednesday

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

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

Perry Carnegie Library Spring Book Sale, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Perry Armory North Garage area on 14 Street next to Perry Memorial Hospital.

Off Grid Box, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Student Union Plaza parking lot, west of Hester and Morrill. Bring box lunch to view Sustainability, Energy and Resources Collaborative.

Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., OSU Museum of Art Gardiner Gallery on disply through April 30.

“Xanadu,” 7:30  to 10 p.m., OSU Seretean Center.

 Thursday

Perry Carnegie Library Spring Book Sale, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Perry Armory North Garage area on 14 Street next to Perry Memorial Hospital.

 Graffiti Contest, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., OSU Student Union Plaza.

Off Grid Box, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Student Union Plaza parking lot, west of Hester and Morrill. Bring box lunch to view Sustainability, Energy and Resources Collaborative.

Woodwind Ensembles, 12 p.m., OSU Edmon Low Library Peggy V. Helmerich Browsing Room. Music students perform at Noon Concert Series - bring lunch. Drinks and dessert provided.

Was the Eocene Earth Flat?, 12:30 p.m., OSU Noble Research Center 001, Philip N. Froelich, Florida State University professor.

Friends of the Library Used Book Sale Members Only, 5 to 8 p.m. Memberships of $10 per year available at the door. Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck.

Exploring the Herbarium, 5 p.m., OSU Physical Sceinces Room 423. The art and skill of collecting and pressing plants and flowers presentd by OSU Botanical Society and Mark Fishbein. Information: osubotanicalsociety@gmail.com.

Sustainable Supper, 5 to 7 p.m., OSU Adams Market, Earth Week made in Oklahoma meal from Farm to Dining program. All-you-can-eat for $9.

Paint Making a Difference, 5 to 6 p.m., OSU North Classroom Building Lawn. Benefits PKD Foundation.

American Association of University Women, 5:30 p.m. Hideaway Pizza.

Stillwater League of Women Voters Annual Meeting, 6 p.m., Highland Park Methodist Church, 524 S. Stallard. Bring pot luck dish to share.

Senior Voice Recital: Soprano Chelsey Wilburn, 6 to 7 p.m, OSU Seretean Center.

Distinguished Chef Series Dinner, 6 p.m., OSU Taylor’s Dining Room Human Sciences West.  Information: rubys@okstate.edu or 405-744-7110.

Graduate Voice Recital: Soprano Mallory Turlington, 8 to 9 p.m., OSU Seretean Center.

Friday

Junior Day at OSU, call 800-233-5019 or admissions@okstate.edu.

Perry Carnegie Library Spring Book Sale, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Perry Armory North Garage area on 14 Street next to Perry Memorial Hospital.

 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.

OSU Earth Day Festival, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Student Union Plaza parking lot, west of Hester and Morrill. Bring box lunch to view off grid box by the Sustainability, Energy and Resources Collaborative from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Kite Flying Event, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., OSU Library Lawn.

Friends of the Library Used Book Sale, noon to 8 p.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck.

Remember the Ten Run Pre-registration, 3 to 8 p.m., OSU Gallagher-Iba Arena.

Home Run, movie showing at 4 p.m., 7 p.m. and 9:45 p.m., Carmike Theatres.  Sponsored by Eagle Heights Baptist Church Celebrate Recovery and Church of Christ University Center sponsor tickets: 405--880-5670 or 405-372-0349.

Stillwater Arts Festival Outdoor Concert, 4 to 8 p.m., 9th and Main Street Downtown. 4 to 5:30 p.m. Val Joe and the Strike Anywheres and 6 to 8 p.m. Straight Shooter Band. Bring chairs. No coolers.

Xanadu the Musical, 7:30 p.m., OSU Seretean Center.

Senior Trombone Recital: Caleb Ketcham, 8 to 9 p.m, OSU Seretean Center.

Spring 2013 Red Dirt Contradance/A Contra Affair, 8 to 10 p.m., Boomer Lake. Introductory lessons at 7:45 p.m. $5 or $4 for students.

Euphoria Fashion Show, 8 a.m., College of Human Sciences courtyard. General admission: $12 or VIP $50 available www.humansciences.okstate.edu/dhm/euphoria.

Saturday

Legends Weekend - activities throughout the city

Remember the Ten Run, OSU Campus

Downtown Arts Festival, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Main Street Downtown Stillwater. Live entertainment 10 a.m. *ville (Midwest-Indi-Blues-Folk); 11 a.m. Kalyn Robinson; noon Dave and Hannah Bradley (father/daughter); 1 p.m. Jean Hill Irish Dancers; 2 p.m. Chris Firey Jazz Ensemble; 4 to 6:30 In Use (OSU Jazz).

Korean Veterans Reunion, Pawnee Bill Ranch

The Big Event, OSU Student Government Association sponsors help for residents for the betterment of the community. Questions: 918-429-5306

Perkins Trash-off Day. Cleaning the streets around Perkins. Call 405-747-7520.

The Botanic Garden at OSU Open House, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., 3300 W. Sixth Ave., 405-744-5414. osubotanicalgarden.okstate.edu.

Friends of the Library Used Book Sale, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck.

OSU Alumni Association Registration Event, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Eskimo Joe’s, 501 W. Elm North Parking Lot.

Joe State Spring Game Tailgate, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. North parking lot of Eskimo Joe’s.

Flying 40’s Aviation Ball, 7 p.m. dance lessons and 8 to 10 p.m. live music dance with OSU Jazz Ensemble. Students: $10 and Non-student: $20 purchase at door or online www.TheAviationBall.eventbrite.com. Light refreshments and snacks. Proceeds benefit American Red Cross.

“Radio Golf,” 7 p.m., Introduction by Christopher Weimer in OSU Student Union Room 408. Live stage performance at 8 p.m. in Student Union Little Theatre by Tulsa-based Theatre North.

Xanadu the Musical, 7:30 p.m., OSU Seretean Center, 405-744-6094.



Sunday

Legends Weekend - activities throughout the city

Downtown Arts Festival, Main Street Stillwater, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Live entertainment: noon Olivia Fletcher, Distinguished Young Women of Payne County; 1 p.m. Stillwater Pipe Band; 2 p.m. Stillwater Community Singers. Bring your own chairs. No coolers.

BIG BAG for $1 at Friends of the Library Used Book Sale, 1to 3 p.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck. Unlimited bags.

OSU University Singers, Women’s Chorus and Statesmen Performance, 2:30 to 4 p.m., OSU Seretean Center.

Xanadu the Musical, 2:30 p.m., OSU Seretean Center, 405-744-6094.

Texas Aggie Muster, 6:30 p.m., El Vaquero Restaurant. Contact Chris Stoner, A&M ‘87, 405-37--1530.

Monday

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

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

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



Tuesday, April 23

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

Paws for Reading, 10:30 to 11:50 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. Molly, certified therapy dog reads with children.

Stillwater Project Food Distribution, 5:30 p.m., Hillcrest Baptist Church Family Life Center, 902 N. Washington. For information or to volunteer, call Cowboys With Compassion, 405-334-2110 or doug@cowboyswithcompassion.org.

Thursday, April 25

Skype Class, 12 p.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck.

Paws for Reading, 5:30 to 6:50 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. Molly, certified therapy dog reads with children.

Friday, April 26

Diamond Donkey Gala Payne County Democratic Party Fundraiser, 6 to 9 p.m., OSU Wes Watkins Center. Speakers: Sen. Constance Johnson (D-Oklahoma City) and Rep. Cory Williams (D-Stillwater). Dinner, cash bar and silent auction.

 Saturday, April 27

Perkins City-wide garage sale

Annual Walk-N-Wag Fundraiser, 10 a.m. registration, 11 a.m. walk at Couch Park. Information: 405-377-1701 or www.hspets.org.

Sunday, April 28

Paws for Reading, 2 to 3:20 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. Molly, certified therapy dog reads with children.

Tuesday, April 30

Tuesday Morning Walk ‘N Talk Series, 8 to 8:45 a.m.,, The Botanic Gardens at OSU.

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

Kows for K-Life Patty Plop, 6 p.m., Lazy J Arena with horseless rodeo. See stillwater.klife.com.

Thursday, May 2

Conversational American Sign Language, 6 to 7:15 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. Registration: 405-744-8459.

“The Sound of Music.” 7:30 p.m., Stillwater High School Performing Arts Center. Features high school cast with orchestra under the direction of Lisa Larios, Dana Ayers and Michelle Hendrix. Tickets: $7 reserve 405-533-6450, purchase from cast members or available at the door.

Friday, May 3

7th Annual June Noble Memorial Rodeo, Jim Thorpe Park Highway 51 in Yale. Information: 918-273-5566.

“The Sound of Music.” 7:30 p.m., Stillwater High School Performing Arts Center. Features high school cast with orchestra under the direction of Lisa Larios, Dana Ayers and Michelle Hendrix. Tickets: $7 reserve 405-533-6450, purchase from cast members or available at the door.

Saturday, May 4

7th Annual June Noble Memorial Rodeo, Jim Thorpe Park Highway 51 in Yale. Information: 918-273-5566.

Three Sands ABATE Unity Poker Run, 10 a.m. to noon registration, American Legion Post 14 Ponca City. Information: Honda of Stillwater, 105 S. Perkins.

Etsy Class, 1:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck.

“The Sound of Music.” 7:30 p.m., Stillwater High School Performing Arts Center. Features high school cast with orchestra under the direction of Lisa Larios, Dana Ayers and Michelle Hendrix. Tickets: $7 reserve 405-533-6450, purchase from cast members or available at the door.

Sunday, May 5

“The Sound of Music.” 2:30 p.m., Stillwater High School Performing Arts Center. Features high school cast with orchestra under the direction of Lisa Larios, Dana Ayers and Michelle Hendrix. Tickets: $7 reserve 405-533-6450, purchase from cast members or available at the door.

Tuesday, May 7

Conversational American Sign Language, 6 to 7:15 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. Registration: 405-744-8459.

Tuesday Morning Walk ‘N Talk Series, 7 to 7:45 a.m., The Botanic Gardens at OSU. Stroll with Volunteer/Education Coordinator Laura Payne.

Wednesday, May 8

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

Thursday, May 9

Conversational American Sign Language, 6 to 7:15 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. Registration: 405-744-8459.  

Saturday, May 11

Ripley Pioneer Day Celebration, 10:30 a.m. parade, all-day fun in the park, 6:30 p.m. Alumni Banquet followed by Downtown Ripley street dance.

Tuesday Morning Walk ‘N Talk Series, 7 to 7:45 a.m.,, The Botanic Gardens at OSU. Stroll with Volunteer/Education Coordinator Laura Payne.

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

Tuesday, May 14

Conversational American Sign Language, 6 to 7:15 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. Registration: 405-744-8459.  

Friday, May 17

Indian Territory Maps: The Early Years, OSU Edmon Low Library, Texas Map Society. Information: 214-363-9000 or info@summerlee.org.

Saturday, May 18

Indian Territory Maps: The Early Years, OSU Edmon Low Library, Texas Map Society. Information: 214-363-9000 or info@summerlee.org.

Tuesday, May 21

Tuesday Morning Walk ‘N Talk Series, 7 to 7:45 a.m.,, The Botanic Gardens at OSU.

Tuesday, May 28

Tuesday Morning Walk ‘N Talk Series, 7 to 7:45 a.m., The Botanic Gardens at OSU.

Tuesday, June 11

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

Saturday, June 8



Wednesday, June 12

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

Saturday, July 6



Tuesday, July 9

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

Wednesday, July 10

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

Saturday, August 3

     

Tuesday, August 13

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



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.   

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.   

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.    



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