Stillwater News Press

March 27, 2012

What's Happening in the Stillwater area


Stillwater NewsPress

STILLWATER, Okla. — Wednesday, March 28

Relay For Life Stillwater Survivors Team fundraiser, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., Louie’s Grill and Bar.



Friday, March 30

Stillwater Noon Kiwanis Pancake Festival, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., First United Methodist Church Family Life Center, 400 W. Seventh Ave. Tickets: $5 in advance, $6 at the door, Edmond at (405) 612-0210.

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



Saturday, March 31

Stillwater Noon Kiwanis Pancake Festival, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., First United Methodist Church Family Life Center, 400 W. Seventh Ave. Tickets: $5 in advance, $6 at the door, Edmond at (405) 612-0210.

Stillwater Trash-Off, 9 a.m. to noon, Stillwater Community Center.

Stillwater Farmers’ Market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Cowboy Mall, Hall of Fame and Monroe.

Bark For Life, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Engineering South lawn, OSU. Cost: $10 in advance, $20 at event, $15 for students. Benefits David’s Army and Relay For Life team and OSU Relay For Life. Information: Lawnie Luedtke, (402) 750-4590.

Coyle Alumni Association 3-on-3 basketball tournament, 10 a.m., Coyle School gymnasium. Registration: $15 per person, due by March 24.

Free community brunch, 11 a.m. to noon, First Presbyterian Church, Sixth Avenue and Duck Street.

Stillwater Art Guild Studio Tour, 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Tour starts at Multi Arts Center. Maps: $5.



Sunday, April 1

Stillwater Art Guild Studio Tour, 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Tour starts at Multi Arts Center. Maps: $5.

Stillwater Girl Scouts 100th anniversary open house event, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Botanic Garden at OSU.

Children’s Operetta Workshop auditions for summer production of “Jack and the Beanstalk,” 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Room 313, Stillwater Public Library. Open to students in second- through seventh-grade. Information: Rana McCoy, 377-0505.



Tuesday, April 3

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.

Film presentation of “Will Rogers and American Politics,” 2 p.m., OSU Edmon Low Library Browsing Room.

Green Entrepreneurship Speaker Series, 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m., OSU Morrill Hall Room 101. Diane WIlkins, Department of Environmental Quality, Oklahoma City, “Red Dirt Corporations Turned Green”; Ilda Hershey, Sustainable Stillwater, “Opportunities in Recycling.”

Shaquille O’Neal talk, 7 p.m., Gallagher-Iba Arena. Admission: $10 at the door; free for OSU students with student IDs.



Thursday, April 5

Green Entrepreneurship Speaker Series, 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m., OSU Morrill Hall Room 101. Jenny Gillilland, OSU Physical Plant energy manager, “Energy Costs Corralled by Conservation.”



Friday, April 6

Blazathon, Stillwater Elks Lodge. Entertainment, hot dogs, 5:30 p.m.



Saturday, April 7

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

Easter egg hunt, 10 a.m., Pawnee Bill Ranch. Free.

Blazathon, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Stillwater Elks Lodge. Tickets: $7 in advance, $9 at the door, $5 at the door for children 10 years old and younger. Proceeds benefit Judith Karman Hospice.



Sunday, April 8

Sunrise service, Pawnee Bill Ranch. Breakfast will follow. Service is free; breakfast suggested donation: $5.



Tuesday, April 10

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



Wednesday, April 11

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



Thursday, April 12

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.



Friday, April 13

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



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.



Tuesday, April 17

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



Wednesday, April 18

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



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.



Saturday, April 21

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.



Tuesday, April 24

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



Wednesday, April 25

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



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.

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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