Stillwater News Press

April 11, 2012

What's happening in the Stillwater area


Stillwater NewsPress

— Thursday, April 12

International Coin Collectors Association show, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Holiday Inn.

Botanic Garden at OSU Brown Bag Lunch Series, 12:10 p.m. to 12:50 p.m. Speaker: David Hillock, assistant extension specialist/Master Gardener coordinator, “Designing with Annuals Using the Tall Grass Prairie Concept.” Open to the public. Free for Botanic Garden members, $5 for others.

“Will Rogers, American Blogger” by social media expert Bill Handy, 3:30 p.m., OSU Edmon Low Library Browsing Room.

Stillwater Interfaith Counseling Center fundraiser, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Zannotti’s. Tickets: $25.

“All My Sons,” 7:30 p.m., Town and Gown Theatre.



Friday, April 13

International Coin Collectors Association show, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Holiday Inn.

Friends of the Forms, 11 a.m., Classroom Building North Room 102, OSU. Speaker: Philosopher-in-Residence Jane Ackerman, associate professor of religion at the University of Tulsa, “Imagining Native Americans.”

OSU Cineculture presents “If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front,” 5:30 p.m., Room 010, Willard Hall, OSU.

“All My Sons,” 7:30 p.m., Town and Gown Theatre.



Saturday, April 14

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

Perry Noon Lions Club Clay Pigeon Shoot and Raffle, 8:30 a.m., Brorsen Bluestem Barn, Corner of U.S. 77 North and Lariat Road. Shooting begins at 9 a.m. Entry fee: $30.

International Coin Collectors Association show, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Holiday Inn.

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

Payne County Blue Star Mothers come-and-go meeting, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Residence Inn, 800 S. Murphy St.

Ripley High School Project Graduation concert and chuckwagon dinner, 6:30 p.m., Ripley School gym. Tickets: $10 from Lynda at (918) 372-4570 or Sandy at (918) 372-4245 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday or ripley2ph@yahoo.com.

“All My Sons,” 7:30 p.m., Town and Gown Theatre.



Sunday, April 15

“All My Sons,” 2:30 p.m., Town and Gown Theatre.



Tuesday, April 17

Botanic Garden at OSU Walk-n-Talk Series, 7:15 a.m. to 7:45 a.m. Free.

Relay For Life OSU Agriculture Team barbecue lunch, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Ag Hall lobby. Cost: $7.

Kows for K-Life Patty Plop, 6:30 p.m., Lazy J Arena, 1419 W. 80th. Tickets: $10 at K-Life, 614 S. Main; from K-Life families, kids and leaders; and www.pattyplop.com.

Relay For Life P-T Pandas Team fundraiser, Jalopy’s, Perkins.



Wednesday, April 18

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



Thursday, April 19

Relay For Life Stillwater Survivors Team fundraiser, 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., Golden Dragon Cafe.

Relay For Life Aunt Judy’s Misfits team fundraiser, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Chick-fil-A.

“All My Sons,” 7:30 p.m., Town and Gown Theatre.



Friday, April 20

St. Francis/St. John Montessori Preschool spaghetti dinner and silent auction, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Payne County Expo Center.

“Will Rogers’ Romance with Betty and America,” 7:30 p.m., Stillwater Community Center.

“All My Sons,” 7:30 p.m., Town and Gown Theatre.



Saturday, April 21

Relay For Life Miles for Matt Team garage sale, 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., Perkins Masonic Lodge.

Stillwater Honor Choir flapjack fundraiser, 8 a.m., Applebee’s. Tickets: $7, Vicky Parnell, (405) 372-4910.

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

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

Stillwater Arts Festival, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., downtown Stillwater.

Cimarron Valley Quilters’ Guild 25th anniversary quilt show, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Armory Recreation Center, 315 E. Ninth. Tickets: $5 in advance at The Quilt Box and The Quilting Post and from members, $6 at the door.

Zoology open house, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Life Sciences West, OSU. Events geared toward students in kindergarten through sixth-grade.

“All My Sons,” 7:30 p.m., Town and Gown Theatre.

Humane Society of Stillwater comedy fundraiser, 8:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m., Funnies Comedy Club, Quality Inn.



Sunday, April 22

Cimarron Valley Quilters’ Guild 25th anniversary quilt show, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Armory Recreation Center, 315 E. Ninth. Tickets: $5 in advance at The Quilt Box and The Quilting Post and from members, $6 at the door.

Stillwater Arts Festival, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., downtown Stillwater.

“All My Sons,” 2:30 p.m., Town and Gown Theatre.



Tuesday, April 24

Botanic Garden at OSU Walk-n-Talk Series, 7:15 a.m. to 7:45 a.m. Free.

Relay For Life P-T Pandas Team fundraiser, morning, Daylight Donuts, Perkins.



Wednesday, April 25

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



Thursday, April 26

Payne County Democrats’ 11th annual Diamond Donkey Gala, 6 p.m., Meditations.



Friday, April 27

OSU Cineculture presents “My Reincarnation,” 5:30 p.m., Room 010, Willard Hall, OSU.



Saturday, April 28

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



Sunday, April 29

Turning Point Ranch Sunday Dinner and Auction, 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., Wes Watkins Center, OSU. Tickets: $15 in advance, $20 at the door.



Tuesday, May 1

Botanic Garden at OSU Walk-n-Talk Series, 7:15 a.m. to 7:45 a.m. Free.

Botanic Garden at OSU volunteer orientation, 8:20 a.m. to 11 a.m. Open to the public. Free.



Wednesday, May 2

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



Saturday, May 5

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

Household Hazardous Waste Collection, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Convenience Collection Center, 807 S. Perkins Road.

Botanic Garden at OSU open house, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Open to the public. Free.



Tuesday, May 8

Botanic Garden at OSU Walk-n-Talk Series, 7:15 a.m. to 7:45 a.m. Free.



Wednesday, May 9

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



Thursday, May 10

Botanic Garden at OSU Brown Bag Lunch Series, 12:10 p.m. to 12:50 p.m. Speaker: Lou Anella, ornamental horticulture professor, “Water Wise Landscape Irrigation.” Open to the public. Free for Botanic Garden members, $5 for others.



Saturday, May 12

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



Tuesday, May 15

Botanic Garden at OSU Walk-n-Talk Series, 7:15 a.m. to 7:45 a.m. Free.



Wednesday, May 16

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



Saturday, May 19

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

Botanic Garden at OSU open house, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Open to the public. Free.



Tuesday, May 22

Botanic Garden at OSU Walk-n-Talk Series, 7:15 a.m. to 7:45 a.m. Free.



Wednesday, May 23

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



Saturday, May 26

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



Tuesday, May 29

Botanic Garden at OSU Walk-n-Talk Series, 7:15 a.m. to 7:45 a.m. Free.



Wednesday, May 30

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



Saturday, June 2

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

Botanic Garden at OSU open house, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Open to the public. Free.



Tuesday, June 5

Botanic Garden at OSU Walk-n-Talk Series, 7:15 a.m. to 7:45 a.m. Free.

Botanic Garden at OSU volunteer orientation, 8:20 a.m. to 11 a.m. Open to the public. Free.



Wednesday, June 6

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



Saturday, June 9

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



Wednesday, June 13

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



Thursday, June 14

Botanic Garden at OSU Brown Bag Lunch Series, 12:10 p.m. to 12:50 p.m. Speaker: Jacqui Savage, owner of Jacqui’s Herbs, “Garden Pesto Herbs.” Open to the public. Free for Botanic Garden members, $5 for others.



Saturday, June 16

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

Botanic Garden at OSU open house, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Open to the public. Free.



Wednesday, June 20

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



Saturday, June 23

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



Wednesday, June 27

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



Saturday, June 30

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



Tuesday, July 3

Botanic Garden at OSU volunteer orientation, 8:20 a.m. to 11 a.m. Open to the public. Free.



Wednesday, July 4

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



Saturday, July 7

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

Botanic Garden at OSU open house, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Open to the public. Free.



Wednesday, July 11

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



Thursday, July 12

Botanic Garden at OSU Brown Bag Lunch Series, 12:10 p.m. to 12:50 p.m. Speaker: Jason Vogel, assistant professor/extension stormwater specialist, “Water Collection.” Open to the public. Free for Botanic Garden members, $5 for others.



Saturday, July 14

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



Wednesday, July 18

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



Saturday, July 21

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

Botanic Garden at OSU open house, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Open to the public. Free.



Wednesday, July 25

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



Saturday, July 28

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



Wednesday, Aug. 1

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



Saturday, Aug. 4

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

Botanic Garden at OSU open house, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Open to the public. Free.



Tuesday, Aug. 7

Botanic Garden at OSU volunteer orientation, 8:20 a.m. to 11 a.m. Open to the public. Free.



Wednesday, Aug. 8

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



Thursday, Aug. 9

Botanic Garden at OSU Brown Bag Lunch Series, 12:10 p.m. to 12:50 p.m. Speaker: Laura Payne, The Botanic Garden at OSU volunteer coordinator/field producer, “Living Art.” Open to the public. Free for Botanic Garden members, $5 for others.



Saturday, Aug. 11

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



Wednesday, Aug. 15

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



Saturday, Aug. 18

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

Botanic Garden at OSU open house, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Open to the public. Free.



Wednesday, Aug. 22

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



Saturday, Aug. 25

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



Wednesday, Aug. 29

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



Saturday, Sept. 1

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

Botanic Garden at OSU open house, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Open to the public. Free.



Tuesday, Sept. 4

Botanic Garden at OSU volunteer orientation, 8:20 a.m. to 11 a.m. Open to the public. Free.



Wednesday, Sept. 5

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



Saturday, Sept. 8

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



Wednesday, Sept. 12

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



Thursday, Sept. 13

Botanic Garden at OSU Brown Bag Lunch Series, 12:10 p.m. to 12:50 p.m. Speaker: Steve Dobbs, horticulturalist, garden writer and lecturer, “Vertical Gardening on the Rise.” Open to the public. Free for Botanic Garden members, $5 for others.



Saturday, Sept. 15

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

Botanic Garden at OSU open house, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Open to the public. Free.



Wednesday, Sept. 19

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



Saturday, Sept. 22

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



Wednesday, Sept. 26

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



Saturday, Sept. 29

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



Tuesday, Oct. 2

Botanic Garden at OSU volunteer orientation, 8:20 a.m. to 11 a.m. Open to the public. Free.



Wednesday, Oct. 3

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



Saturday, Oct. 6

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

Botanic Garden at OSU GardenFest, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Open to the public. Free.



Wednesday, Oct. 10

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



Thursday, Oct. 11

Botanic Garden at OSU Brown Bag Lunch Series, 12:10 p.m. to 12:50 p.m. Speaker: Todd Lasseigne, Oklahoma Centennial Botanical Garden executive director, “Role of Botanical Gardens in Preserving Horticultural Plant Germplasm.” Open to the public. Free for Botanic Garden members, $5 for others.



Saturday, Oct. 13

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



Wednesday, Oct. 17

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



Saturday, Oct. 20

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

Botanic Garden at OSU open house, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Open to the public. Free.



Wednesday, Oct. 24

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



Saturday, Oct. 27

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



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