Stillwater News Press

April 19, 2013

WHAT'S HAPPENING

Events in and around Stillwater

By Elizabeth Keys
Stillwater NewsPress

STILLWATER, Okla. — Saturday

Downtown Arts Festival, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Main Street Downtown Stillwater.

The Big Event, OSU Student Government Association sponsors help for residents for the betterment of the community.

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.

OSU Junior Day, 10:30 a.m., Gallagher-Iba Arena welcome session group photo wearing Pistol Pete mustaches to try and break Guinness World Record.

St. Baldrick’s Brave the Shave, 3 p.m. free OSU baseball game with shaving following game at about 5:30 p.m., Allie P. Reynolds Stadium.

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

First Christian Church Blood Drive, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Fellowship Hall, 411 W. Mathews. Information: 405-372-7254.

Downtown Arts Festival, Main Street Stillwater, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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.

Monday

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

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

Grief Support Group, noon, United Way Volunteer Office, 109 E. Ninth. Bring brown bag lunch. Judith Karman Hospice  providing drinks and desserts.i

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

Chilean Culture, Economy and Opportunities, 3:30 to 5 p.m., OSU Wes Watkins Center. International Trade Specialist Kate Arroyo lecture.

Water Festival, 4:30 to 6 p.m., OSU Student Union Plaza.

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

Woodturning Artist Ron Fleming Demonstration Stillwater Art Guild, 7 p.m., Sheerar Museum, Seventh and Duncan Street.

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.

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.

Fairlawn Cemetery Association Potluck Supper, 6 p.m. and Annual Meeting, 7 p.m., Fairlawn Cemetery Building, 1123 E. Sixth St. Lot owners and community members interested in preserving the cemetery.

Free Comedy Show with Chad Daniels and Nelly’s Echo, 7 to 10 p.m., OSU Student Union Theater.

Thursday

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.

Morrison FFA Craft Auction and Community Appreciation Dinner, 6 p.m., Morrison High School Cafeteria.

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

Earth Week Skyline Elementary School Community Recycling, 9 a.m. to noon, 1402 E. Sunrise. Collecting scrap metal and cleaning up the neighborhood. Free hot dogs at 11 a.m.

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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