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December 18, 2013

What's Happening

Events in and around Stillwater

STILLWATER, Okla. — Thursday, December 19

Multi Arts Center Holiday Gallery Exhibit, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., 1001 S. Duck. Original creations from local and regional artists displayed and for sale.

Tour de Quartz, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Friday, Cushing Lachenmeyer Arts Center. Photos from the Oklahoma Summer Arts Institute.

Pat Evans and Company Holiday Arts Exhibit, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. through Dec. 31, Stillwater Community Center, 315 W. Eighth Ave. Features local artists.

Toddler Time, 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., Stillwater Public Library Story Time Room.

“Seasons Greetings: A History of Greeting Cards” 11-5 p.m. exhibit through Feb. 14, Sheerar Museum of Stillwater History, 702 S. Duncan St.

Pajama Drive, 11:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. through Sunday, Orange Leaf, 506 N. Main St., Donate new pajamas for free frozen yogurt. Benefit for Payne County Youth Services.

Hot Chocolate Santa Craft, 3-5 p.m., Oklahoma WONDERtorium, 308 W. Franklin.

LEGO Club, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck. Registration: 405-372-3633, extension 108.

Christmas Gathering, 4-6 p.m., Art Bin Frameworks, 116 W. Seventh Ave., Suite 332. Information: 405-880-0531.

Santa Sightings, 5-7 p.m., Leonard Jewelry, 708 S. Main.

Story time with Santa, 6-7:30 p.m., Lake McMurtry East Pavilion.

Stillwater Community Singers Caroling, 6 p.m., downtown Stillwater, Seventh Avenue and Main Street.

Teen Holiday Party, 6-8 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. Information: 405-372-3633.

Carriage Rides, 6-8 p.m., downtown Stillwater Chris Salmon Plaza, Ninth Avenue and Main Street.

Best Little Christmas Pageant Ever, 7 p.m., Stillwater Community Center Winfrey Houston Theater, corner of Duck Street and Eighth Avenue. Tickets available at the door. Adults $10 and children $5.

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

Holiday Memorial Service, 7 p.m., Strode Funeral Hope Chapel, 610 S. Duncan St., Information or call for transportation: 405-372-5550.

Uh-Oh, Here Comes Christmas, 7:30 p.m., Town & Gown Theatre, 3524 S. Perkins. Reserve tickets at 405-372-9122. Tickets $14 adults, $12 students.

Friday, December 20

Tour de Quartz, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Cushing Lachenmeyer Arts Center. Photos from the Oklahoma Summer Arts Institute.

Pat Evans and Company Holiday Arts Exhibit, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. through Dec. 31, Stillwater Community Center, 315 W. Eighth Ave. Features local artists.

Multi Arts Center Holiday Gallery Exhibit, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., 1001 S. Duck. Original creations from local and regional artists displayed and for sale.

Gift Wrapping Fundraiser, 10 a.m. drop-off gifts for pick-up at 3 p.m., OSU Edmon Low Library Digital Library Services Second Floor. Selection of papers to choose from or bring your own. $2 per item.

Preschool Story Time, 10 a.m. and 11 a.m., Stillwater Public Library.

“Seasons Greetings: A History of Greeting Cards” 11-5 p.m. exhibit through Feb. 14, Sheerar Museum of Stillwater History, 702 S. Duncan St.

Pajama Drive, 11:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. through Sunday, Orange Leaf, 506 N. Main St., Donate new pajamas for free frozen yogurt. Benefit for Payne County Youth Services.

Holiday Open House, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., BancFirst, 808 S. Main St. and 505 E. Hall of Fame.

Best Little Christmas Pageant Ever, 7 p.m., Stillwater Community Center Winfrey Houston Theater, corner of Duck Street and Eighth Avenue. Tickets available at the door. Adults $10 and children $5.

Uh-Oh, Here Comes Christmas, 7:30 p.m., Town & Gown Theatre, 3524 S. Perkins. Reserve tickets at 405-372-9122. Tickets $14 adults, $12 students.

Saturday, December 21

Audubon Christmas Bird Count, 6:30 a.m., IHOP optional breakfast and at the end of the day meet at Hideaway Pizza for a tally rally. Information: tim.connell@okstate.edu.

Multi Arts Center Holiday Gallery Exhibit, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., 1001 S. Duck. Original creations from local and regional artists displayed and for sale.

Glass Slumping Workshop with Claire Zevnik, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Multi Arts Center, 1001 S. Duck St. Information: 405-747-8084.

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

Outreach Annual Christmas Program, 10:30 p.m., Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 902 S. Knoblock, 405-372-5100. Contact Ronnie Petties, 405-614-4660 for a ride.

Cupcakes with Mrs. Claus, 11:15 a.m., 12 p.m., 12:45 p.m., 2 p.m., 2:45 p.m. and 3:30 p.m., Oklahoma WONDERtorium, 308 W. Franklin.

Pajama Drive, 11:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. through Sunday, Orange Leaf, 506 N. Main St., Donate new pajamas for free frozen yogurt. Benefit for Payne County Youth Services.

“Seasons Greetings: A History of Greeting Cards” 1-4 p.m. exhibit through Feb. 14, Sheerar Museum of Stillwater History, 702 S. Duncan St.

Visit Santa, 4-5 p.m., Furniture Showcase, 424 S. Main.

Carriage Rides, 5-7 p.m., Downtown Stillwater Chris Salmon Plaza, Ninth Avenue and Main Street.

Stillwater Community Singers Caroling, 6 p.m., Downtown Main Street Seventh Avenue and Main Street.

Uh-Oh, Here Comes Christmas, 7:30 p.m., Town & Gown Theatre, 3524 S. Perkins. Reserve tickets at 405-372-9122. Tickets $14 adults, $12 students.

Sunday, December 22

Pajama Drive, 12-10 p.m., Orange Leaf, 506 N. Main St., Donate new pajamas for free frozen yogurt. Benefit for Payne County Youth Services.

Multi Arts Center Holiday Gallery Exhibit, 1-5 p.m., 1001 S. Duck. Original creations from local and regional artists displayed and for sale.

“Seasons Greetings: A History of Greeting Cards” 1-4 p.m. exhibit through Feb. 14, Sheerar Museum of Stillwater History, 702 S. Duncan St.

Cupcakes with Mrs. Claus, 1:30 p.m., 2:15 p.m., 3 p.m., 3:45 p.m., Oklahoma WONDERtorium, 308 W. Franklin.

Uh-Oh, Here Comes Christmas, 2:30 p.m., Town & Gown Theatre, 3524 S. Perkins. Reserve tickets at 405-372-9122. Tickets $14 adults, $12 seniors, $12 students.

Senior Citizens Christmas Light Tours, 6-7 p.m., Strode Funeral Home, 610 S. Duncan. Contact 405-372-5550.

Monday, December 23

Holiday Break Camp, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Stillwater YMCA, 204 S. Duck St., 405-372-5833.

Multi Arts Center Holiday Gallery Exhibit, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., 1001 S. Duck. Original creations from local and regional artists displayed and for sale.

Pat Evans and Company Holiday Arts Exhibit, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. through Dec. 31, Stillwater Community Center, 315 W. Eighth Ave. Features local artists.

Senior Citizens Christmas Light Tours, 6-7 p.m., Strode Funeral Home, 610 S. Duncan. Contact 405-372-5550.

Jonathan Dorst Live Music, 8-10 p.m., Zannotti’s, 113 W. Seventh Ave.

Tuesday, December 24

Babytime, 9:30 a.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St. Information: 405-372-3633, extension 108.

Christmas Eve Services, 5 p.m., Sunnybrook Christian Church, 421 E. Richmond. Information: 405-377-0923.

Wednesday, December 25

Friends of Stillwater Community Christmas Dinner, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Stillwater Community Center, 318 W. Eighth Ave. Organizer Charlie Kaupke invites all in the area. Information: 405-747-8618.

Thursday, December 26

Holiday Break Camp, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Stillwater YMCA, 204 S. Duck St., 405-372-5833.

Toddler Time, 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., Stillwater Public Library Story Time Room.

Friday, December 27

Holiday Break Camp, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Stillwater YMCA, 204 S. Duck St., 405-372-5833.

Amish-style Wall Basket with Shirley Hill, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Multi Arts Center, 1001 S. Duck St. Information: 405-747-8084.

Preschool Story Time, 10 a.m. and 11 a.m., Stillwater Public Library.

Songwriter Showcase: Mary Reynolds and Louise Goldberg, 6:30 p.m., Perkins Old Church Center. Free and open to the public.

Saturday, December 28

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

Monday, December 30

Holiday Break Camp, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Stillwater YMCA, 204 S. Duck St., 405-372-5833.

Competitive Fifth Grade Boys Basketball Registration Deadline, Stillwater YMCA, 204 S. Duck, 405-372-5833.

Diabetes Support Group, 6:30-7 p.m., Evident Health Services, 604 S. Walnut. Information: 405-571-9111.

Tuesday, December 31

Holiday Break Camp, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Stillwater YMCA, 204 S. Duck St., 405-372-5833.

Noon Year’s Eve, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Oklahoma WONDERtorium, 308 W. Franklin.

Pawnee New Year’s Eve Celebration in Downtown Pawnee with bonfire, music, carriage rides, black-eyed peas, lighted ball drop at the Courthouse Square and fireworks.

Wednesday, January 1

Annual New Year’s Day Dinner, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Glencoe United Methodist Church, corner of Perry and Main Streets in Glencoe. Homemade noodles, turkey and dressing with black-eyed peas and homemade pies. Adults: $7. Children: $3.

Thursday, January 2

Holiday Break Camp, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Stillwater YMCA, 204 S. Duck St., 405-372-5833.

Caring for Family Treasures Exhibit, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. Traveling exhibit through Jan. 14 during library business hours.

Safe Sitter Course, 1-5:30 p.m., Oklahoma WONDERtorium, 308 W. Franklin. Registration: 405-533-3333 or www.okwondertorium.org.

Friday, January 3

Holiday Break Camp, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Stillwater YMCA, 204 S. Duck St., 405-372-5833.

Family Tree Storytime, 10 a.m. and 11 a.m., Stillwater Public Library.

Safe Sitter Course, 1-5:30 p.m., Oklahoma WONDERtorium, 308 W. Franklin. Registration: 405-533-3333 or www.okwondertorium.org.

Saturday, January 4

Youth Basketball Registration Deadline, Stillwater YMCA, 204 S. Duck St., 405-372-5833.

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

Family Genealogy Research, 1-3 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. Beginner instruction with introduction of online databases. At 3 p.m., experienced genealogist will assist with questions about roadblocks.

“A History of Greeting Cards” 1-4 p.m. exhibit through Feb. 14, Sheerar Museum of Stillwater History, 702 S. Duncan St.

Sunday, January 5

“A History of Greeting Cards” 1-4 p.m. exhibit through Feb. 14, Sheerar Museum of Stillwater History, 702 S. Duncan St.

Monday, January 6

Holiday Break Camp, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Stillwater YMCA, 204 S. Duck St., 405-372-5833.

Family Tree Storytime, 10 a.m., 11 a.m. and 7 p.m., Stillwater Public Library.

Saturday, January 11

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

Family Heirloom Preservation, 1 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. Presentation by Aimee Bryant, Sheerar Museum of Stillwater History director and Registrar Ashlie J. Hight.

 Tuesday, January 14

Sharing a Journey: Building the Oklahoma State University Museum of Art Collection, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. through May 25, OSU Art Museum Postal Plaza Gallery, 720 S. Husband St.

Wednesday, January 15

Making the Most of Retirement, 1:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. Program:  Financial planning for successful aging.

Friday, January 17

The Canadian Brass, OSU Seretean Center, 8 p.m. Allied Arts: 405-744-7509 or allied.arts@okstate.edu.

Saturday, January 18

Bridal Showcase, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. with style show beginning at 2 p.m. OSU Wes Watkins Center, corner of Hall of Fame Avenue and Washington Street. Booths of vendors and food tasting. Door prizes and grand prize giveaway.

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

Style Show, 2 p.m., OSU Wes Watkins Center, corner of Hall of Fame Avenue and Washington Street. Bridal Showcase presents the latest fashions modeled by Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority members. Door prizes and grand prize giveaway.

Monday, January 20

Freeze your Fanny 5K Run/Walk, Boomer Lake, Judith Karman Hospice benefit held in honor of Mary Jo Sohrwide.

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

Saturday, January 25

Byron Berline Band, 6:30 p.m., Perkins Territorial Plaza Old Church

Center, 780 N. Main St. Information: 405-547-2411.

February 19, Wednesday

Making the Most of Retirement, 1:30-2:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. Program: Preparing for the severe weather season.

Friday, February 28

Hankerin’ 4 Hank Show, 6:30 p.m., Perkins Territorial Plaza Old Church Center, 780 N. Main St. Information: 405-547-2411.

Friday, March 7

Aquila Theatre “Fahrenheit 451,” OSU Seretean Center, 8 p.m. Allied Arts: 405-744-7509 or allied.arts@okstate.edu.

Saturday, March 22

Nora Jane Struthers, 6:30 p.m., Perkins Territorial Plaza Old Church Center, 780 N. Main St. Information: 405-547-2411.

Saturday, April 19

Stillwater Arts Festival, Downtown Main Street Stillwater

Sunday, April 20

Stillwater Arts Festival, Downtown Main Street Stillwater

Tuesday, April 15

Step Afrika! OSU Seretean Center, 8 p.m. Allied Arts: 405-744-7509 or allied.arts@okstate.edu.

Saturday, June 7

Blackjack Golf Tournament, Stillwater Country Club

Stillwater Garden Tour Brunch, 11 a.m., Sheerar Museum of Stillwater History Lawn, Seventh Avenue and Duncan Street.

Stillwater Garden Tour, noon, Sheerar Museum of Stillwater History and Cultural Center, Seventh Avenue and Duncan Street.



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