Stillwater News Press

November 26, 2013

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Events in and around Stillwater


Stillwater NewsPress

STILLWATER, Okla. — Wednesday, November 27

Senior Studio Capstone Exhibition, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., OSU Gardiner Art Gallery.

Babytime, 9:30 a.m., Stillwater Public Library.

Red Cross Holiday Cards to Troops, 9 a.m. through Nov. 30, OneMain Financial, 2240 N. Perkins Road, Suite 230.

Stillwater Art Guild Student Art Show, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Nov. 29, Stillwater Community Center, 315 W. Eighth Ave.

Thursday, November 28

Community Free Thanksgiving Meal, 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., First Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall.

Friday, November 29

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.

Perry Stagecoach Community Theatre presents “Greetings,” 7 p.m., Perry Heritage Center, 222 Sixth Street, Perry.

Pajama Drive, 11:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. through Dec. 22, Orange Leaf, 506 N. Main St., Donate new pajamas for free frozen yogurt. Benefit for Payne County Youth Services.

Saturday, November 30

Flapjack Fundraiser, 7-10 a.m., Applebee’s, 317 N. Perkins Road. Tickets $7 at the door or call 405-743-4386. Benefits All Star Explosion Cheer Squad.

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.

Parents Morning Out, 9:30-11:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Multi Arts Center, 1001 S. Duck. Painting on canvas and ceramics. Preregister: 405-747-8084. Walk-ins accepted.

Rockin’ Star Farm Small Business Saturday Holiday Festival, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., 17351 Alamo Road. Shop the vendors, carriage rides, photos with Santa Claus, Christmas trees, cider and treats.

Community Brunch, 11 a.m. to noon, First Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall, 524 S. Duncan. Free meal.

Pajama Drive, 11:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. through Dec. 22, Orange Leaf, 506 N. Main St., Donate new pajamas for free frozen yogurt. Benefit for Payne County Youth Services.

Cosmo’s 4th Ever Toy Run, 12-1:45 p.m. free Cherokee Strip Barbecue lunch, 1:45 p.m. staging, 2 p.m. parade to downtown Stillwater to Perkins Road to Lost Creek United Methodist Church to drop off toys with fellowship and food.  Bring unwrapped toy for entry.

Festival of Lights Parade, 5:30 p.m., Downtown Pawnee. Santa arrives at 6 p.m. for visits in Buffalo Theatre.  Information: 918-762-2108.

Christmas in Cushing, 6 p.m., Cushing Community Theatre, 105 E. Broadway. Family program with Corky Davis and Cowboy Western Swing band.

Glencoe Former Teachers, Students and Alumni Annual Banquet, 5 p.m., Glencoe Schools Community Building.

Songwriter Showcase: Greg Jacobs with Gene Williams, 6:30 p.m., Perkins Old Church Center.

Perry Stagecoach Community Theatre presents “Greetings,” 7 p.m., Perry Heritage Center, 222 Sixth Street, Perry.

Sunday, December 1

Pajama Drive, 12-10 p.m. through Dec. 22, 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.

Perry Stagecoach Community Theatre presents “Greetings,” 2 p.m., Perry Heritage Center, 222 Sixth Street, Perry.

Kellie Mirda Senior Saxophone Recital, 8-9 p.m., OSU Bennett Chapel.

Monday, December 2

Senior Studio Capstone Exhibition, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., OSU Gardiner Art Gallery.

Red Cross Blood Drive, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Stillwater Community Center, corner of Eighth Avenue and Duck Street.

Tour de Quartz, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Dec. 20, 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 9 p.m., 1001 S. Duck. Original creations from local and regional artists displayed and for sale.

Preschool Storytime, 10 a.m. and 11 a.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St.

OSU Art Museum Postal Plaza Gallery Transitions to Museum, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Dec. 20, 720 S. Husband St.

Pajama Drive, 11:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. through Dec. 22, Orange Leaf, 506 N. Main St., Donate new pajamas for free frozen yogurt. Benefit for Payne County Youth Services.

Perry Memorial Hospital Foundation Tree of Lights Ceremony, 5:30 p.m., 501 14th Street, Perry. PES Honor Choir performing.

Jeffrey Loeffert Saxophone Studio Recital, 7:30 p.m., OSU Seretean Center Concert Hall.

Evening Family Storytime, 7 p.m., Stillwater Public library, 1107 S. Duck St.

Tuesday, December 3

Tour de Quartz, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Dec. 20, Cushing Lachenmeyer Arts Center. Photos from the Oklahoma Summer Arts Institute.

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.

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.

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

OSU Art Museum Postal Plaza Gallery Transitions to Museum, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Dec. 20, 720 S. Husband St.

Pajama Drive, 11:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. through Dec. 22, Orange Leaf, 506 N. Main St., Donate new pajamas for free frozen yogurt. Benefit for Payne County Youth Services.

Student Recital Hour, 2-3 p.m., OSU Seretean Center Concert Hall.

Holiday Stained Glass, 6:30-8 p.m., Multi Arts Center. 1001 S. Duck. Register: 405-747-8084.

Fanfare of Lights, 7-8 p.m., OSU Edmon Low Library. Free glow sticks and cookies with music by OSU Brass Ensemble and local school choirs.

Stillwater Jazz Holiday Concert, 7-9 p.m., Stillwater Community Center, 318 W. Eighth Ave.

OSU String Academy, 7:30 p.m., OSU Seretean Center Concert Hall.

OSU Choral Ensembles Concert, 8-9 p.m., First Christian Church, 411 W. Mathews.

Live Music at Zannotti’s, 8-10 p.m., 113 W. Seventh Ave. Featuring Melissa and Brian. Information: 405-707-7037.

Wednesday, December 4

Senior Studio Capstone Exhibition, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., OSU Gardiner Art Gallery.

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 Dec. 20, 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.

OSU Art Museum Postal Plaza Gallery Transitions to Museum, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Dec. 20, 720 S. Husband St.

Pajama Drive, 11:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. through Dec. 22, Orange Leaf, 506 N. Main St., Donate new pajamas for free frozen yogurt. Benefit for Payne County Youth Services.

Lego Club, 3:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library Story Time Room. Preregistration required: 405-372-3633, extension 108.

Guest Artist Paul Barnes Piano Recital, 7:30 p.m., OSU Seretean Center Concert Hall.

Tree of Life Lighting , 6-7 p.m., Judith Karman Hospice Karman Korner Resale Shop, 819 S. Main St.

Kaitlin Butts Acoustic, 10 p.m., Eskimo Joe’s, 501 W. Elm.

Thursday, December 5

Poinsettia Sale, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., OSU Teaching Greenhouses on Farm Road south of the Colvin Center. Sale benefits horticulture programs.

Blood Drive, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Stillwater Community Center Room 121, 315 W. Eighth Ave. Call 1-800-RED-CROSS to schedule an appointment or visit www.redcrossblood.org.

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 Dec. 20, 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.

OSU Art Museum Postal Plaza Gallery Transitions to Museum, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Dec. 20, 720 S. Husband St.

Pajama Drive, 11:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. through Dec. 22, Orange Leaf, 506 N. Main St., Donate new pajamas for free frozen yogurt. Benefit for Payne County Youth Services.

Student Recital Hour, 2-3 p.m., OSU Seretean Center Concert Hall.

The Storehouse, 4-6 p.m., 2823 S. Husband. Food distribution.

Veterinary Biomedical Sciences Fall 2013 Seminar Series, 4-5 p.m., OSU McElroy Hall Room 259. Featuring Lauren Kuzimski.

Community Dinner, 5 p.m., First United Methodist Church, Duck Street and Seventh Avenue. Free meal.

Santa Sightings, 5-7 p.m., Rocky Mountain Chocolates, 714 S. Main St. Downtown Stillwater.

“Seasons Greetings: A History of Greeting Cards” Opening Exhibit Reception, 5-7 p.m., Sheerar Museum of Stillwater History, 702 S. Duncan St. Christmas caroling with the Stillwater Community Singers and Pillar awards recognition.

Bedlam Bonfire, 6-9:30 p.m., OSU Campus, corner of McElroy Road and Washington Street. Food trucks and entertainment with 6 p.m. Tyrell Draper, 7 p.m. Spirit Events, 8 p.m. Kenan Schmidt.

Christmas Parade of Lights, 7 p.m., Downtown Stillwater.

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

Friday, December 6

Poinsettia Sale, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., OSU Teaching Greenhouses on Farm Road south of the Colvin Center. Sale benefits horticulture programs.

Tour de Quartz, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Dec. 20, 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.

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

OSU Art Museum Postal Plaza Gallery Transitions to Museum, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Dec. 20, 720 S. Husband St.

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

Perry Presbyterian Church Christmas Bazaar, 1408 N. Seventh Street, Perry. Take out baked potato meal.  Baked goods and crafts to benefit kids backpack program. Information: 580-336-9177.

Pajama Drive, 11:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. through Dec. 22, Orange Leaf, 506 N. Main St., Donate new pajamas for free frozen yogurt. Benefit for Payne County Youth Services.

Stillwater Medical Center Foundation First Friday: Stroke, 12-1 p.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1104 S. Duck.

Gary Beeby Retirement Reception, 4-6 p.m., OSU Murray Hall Parlor. Honoring audiology professor’s 40 years of service.

Santa Sightings, 4-6 p.m., Furniture Showcase, 424 S. Main St.

Perry Stagecoach Community Theatre presents “Greetings,” 7 p.m., Perry Heritage Center, 222 Sixth Street, Perry.

Nutcracker Dream Ballet, 7 p.m., OSU Seretean Center Concert Hall. Art of Dance with 80 performers from area communities and state. Classical score and choreography, along with guest choreographers. Purchase advance tickets for $5 at 580-320-0328 or artofdance@att.net. Tickets available at the door but theatre sold out in 2012.

Julie Keeton Cello Senior Recital, 7:30 p.m., Sheerar Museum Auditorium, 702 S. Duncan St.

Contradance, 7:30-11 p.m., Stillwater Community Center. Lessons at 7:30 p.m. Dance begins at 8 p.m. General admission: $5. Students: $4. Under 12: $2. Band: Random Notes. Caller: Louise Siddons.

Amanda Cunningham, 10 p.m., Eskimo Joe’s, 501 W. Elm. www.eskimojoes.com.

Saturday, December 7

Stillwater Farmers Market, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Pioneer Square, 619 N. Perkins Road.

LifeNET Free Community CPR Class, 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Stillwater Community Center, 315 W. Eighth St. Register: 405-707-0007.

Holiday Craft Show, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Payne County Expo Center. Information: 580-455-2273.

Cowboy Corral: Bedlam, 9 a.m., OSU ConocoPhillips Alumni Center. Family fun with Pistol Pete, spirit squad, marching band, games and The Walk on Hester Street.

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.

Just Fiction II: Novel Writing Workshop, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. Information: 405-744-8459.

Pajama Drive, 11:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. through Dec. 22, 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.

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

Perry Stagecoach Community Theatre presents “Greetings,” 7 p.m., Perry Heritage Center, 222 Sixth Street, Perry.

Uncle Lucius, 10 p.m., Eskimo Joe’s, 501 W. Elm.

Sunday, December 8

Pajama Drive, 12-10 p.m. through Dec. 22, Orange Leaf, 506 N. Main St., Donate new pajamas for free frozen yogurt. Benefit for Payne County Youth Services.

Perry Christmas Tour of Homes, 1-4:30 p.m., Tour of seven homes and two event centers in Perry.  Advance tickets $7 available at Foster Corner Drug or Thorn Originals in Perry. Tickets are $8 the day of the tour.

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.

Sunday Writing Project with Judy Ramsey, 1:30-3 p.m., Multi Arts Center, 1001 S. Duck. Information: 405-747-8084.

Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker, 2 p.m. and 6 p.m., Stillwater Community Center, 315 W. Eighth Ave. For tickets, call 405-614-5576 or available at the door. Admission: $5.

Cherokee Strip Museum Christmas Tea, 2-4:30 p.m., 2617 W. Fir Ave., Perry.

Perry Stagecoach Community Theatre presents “Greetings,” 2 p.m., Perry Heritage Center, 222 Sixth Street, Perry.

Monday, December 9

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 Dec. 20, 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.

Preschool Storytime, 10 a.m. and 11 a.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St.

OSU Art Museum Postal Plaza Gallery Transitions to Museum, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Dec. 20, 720 S. Husband St.

Pajama Drive, 11:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. through Dec. 22, Orange Leaf, 506 N. Main St., Donate new pajamas for free frozen yogurt. Benefit for Payne County Youth Services.

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

Cake Auction with Auctioneer C.R. O’Hara, 7 p.m., Westwood Elementary, corner of King Street and Sixth Avenue. Cub Scout project to benefit leukemia patient Ainsley Peters.

Tuesday, December 10

Christmas Crazy Days, Perry Downtown Main Street, Courthouse Square.

Tour de Quartz, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Dec. 20, 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 9 p.m., 1001 S. Duck. Original creations from local and regional artists displayed and for sale.

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

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

OSU Art Museum Postal Plaza Gallery Transitions to Museum, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Dec. 20, 720 S. Husband St.

Pajama Drive, 11:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. through Dec. 22, Orange Leaf, 506 N. Main St., Donate new pajamas for free frozen yogurt. Benefit for Payne County Youth Services.

Cowboys with Compassion Christmas program and food distribution, 5 p.m. registration, 5-6 p.m. dinner, 6 p.m. dinner, Hillcrest Baptist Church, 902 N. Washington.

International Adoption Meeting, 6-7:30 p.m., Dillon International, 3227 E. 31st St., Suite 200. RSVP: 918-749-4600.

Family Film Night, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1007 S. Duck.

Wednesday, December 11

Pajama Drive, 11:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. through Dec. 22, Orange Leaf, 506 N. Main St., Donate new pajamas for free frozen yogurt. Benefit for Payne County Youth Services.

Tour de Quartz, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Dec. 20, Cushing Lachenmeyer Arts Center. Photos from the Oklahoma Summer Arts Institute.

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.

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.

Perry Downtown Santa Crazy Days, Main Street Perry.

OSU Art Museum Postal Plaza Gallery Transitions to Museum, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Dec. 20, 720 S. Husband St.

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

Oklahoma Virtual Library Tips and Tricks, noon, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck. Register: 405-372-3633, extension 106.

World Cafe: Did Norman Rockwell Steal Christmas?, 6-7:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck. Forum discussing holiday joy and stress. Register askalibrararian@stillwater.org. Information: Stillwater Speaks@stillwaterspeaks.okstate.edu.

Michael Barnes Percussion Recital, 7:30 p.m., OSU Seretean Center Concert Hall.

John Cooper Acoustic, 10 p.m., Eskimo Joe’s, 501 W. Elm. Information: 405-372-8896.

Thursday, December 12

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 Dec. 20, 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.

Perry Downtown Santa Crazy Days, Main Street Perry.

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

OSU Art Museum Postal Plaza Gallery Transitions to Museum, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Dec. 20, 720 S. Husband St.

“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 Dec. 22, Orange Leaf, 506 N. Main St., Donate new pajamas for free frozen yogurt. Benefit for Payne County Youth Services.

Christmas for Kids, 3-7 p.m., Perry Downtown Main Street, Courthouse Square.

Mad Science Presents the Case for Santa Claus, 4:30-5:30 p.m., Leonard Jewelry, 708 S. Main St.

Perkins Old Fashioned Country Christmas, 5-9 p.m., Perkins Main Street. Parade, pictures with Santa and the Grinch, food vendors, chili supper, entertainment, hay ride with prize drawings.

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

Santa Sightings, 5-7 p.m., Chris Salmon Plaza in Downtown Stillwater, corner of Ninth Avenue and Main Street.

Bikes, Trikes and More Lights Christmas Parade, 6 p.m., Perry Downtown Main Street, Courthouse Square.

Junior High Band Holiday Concert, 7-9 p.m., Stillwater High School Performing Arts Center.

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.

Stillwater Community Singers, 7:30 p.m., Stillwater Community Center Winfrey Houston Theater, 318 W. Eighth Ave. Reception following concert in Lowry Activity Center.

Friday, December 13

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.

Tour de Quartz, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Dec. 20, Cushing Lachenmeyer Arts Center. Photos from the Oklahoma Summer Arts Institute.

Preschool Storytime, 10 a.m. and 11 a.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St.

OSU Art Museum Postal Plaza Gallery Transitions to Museum, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Dec. 20, 720 S. Husband St.

“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 Dec. 22, Orange Leaf, 506 N. Main St., Donate new pajamas for free frozen yogurt. Benefit for Payne County Youth Services.

Band Concert Reception viewing Pat Evans Holiday Art Exhibit, 5-7 p.m., Stillwater Community Center, corner of Eighth Avenue and Duck Street.

Fall Cimarron Breeze Concert: Malcolm Holcombe, 6:30 p.m., Perkins Territorial Plaza Old Church Center, 780 N. Main St. Information: 405-547-2411.

Spears School of Business Graduate Programs Reception, 4:30-6:30 p.m., OSU ConocoPhillips Alumni Center Click Hall.

OSU Graduate Commencement, 7 p.m., OSU Gallagher-Iba Arena.

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.

Stillwater Community Band Holiday Christmas Concert, 7:30 p.m., Stillwater Community Center Winfrey Houston Theater. Reception following concert in the main lobby.

Saturday, December 14

Stillwater Farmers Market, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Northern Oklahoma College, corner of Hall of Fame Avenue and Monroe Street.

Breakfast with Santa, 9-11 a.m., Stillwater Community Center, corner of Eighth Avenue and Duck Street. Hot pancakes and pictures with Santa.

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.

Holiday Craft Show, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Payne County Expo Center.

Altrusa International Annual Brunch and Fashion Show, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., Meditations, 1205 N. Country Club Road. Information: 405-747-5406. Silent auction proceeds benefit Mobile Meals, Altrusa Scholarship and club’s Book Project.

Carriage Rides, 10-12 p.m., Chris Salmon Plaza in Downtown Stillwater, corner of Ninth Avenue and Main Street.

Santa Sightings, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., J.W. Lee’s Furniture, 615 S. Main St.

Holiday Make-in-a-day, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Multi Arts Center. 1001 S. Duck. Register: 405-747-8084. All ages welcome.

Holiday Kiln Ornaments with Claire Zevnik, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Multi Arts Center. 1001 S. Duck. Register: 405-747-8084.

Jingle Bell Sweepstakes Drawing, 10:30 a.m., Stillwater High School Pioneer Stadium.

OSU Undergraduate Commencement, 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., OSU Gallagher-Iba Arena.

Pajama Drive, 11:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. through Dec. 22, Orange Leaf, 506 N. Main St., Donate new pajamas for free frozen yogurt. Benefit for Payne County Youth Services.

Cushing “Past and Present” Christmas Parade, noon, Broadway Street in Cushing.

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

PTA Reflections Awards Presentation, 2-4 p.m., Stillwater High School Performing Arts Center.

Anime Club, 2-3:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St. Practice Manga drawing skills, view new productions, learn about Japanese culture.

Frontier Masonic Lodge Chili Cook-off, 4-8 p.m., 322 W. Miller.

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 15

Distinguished Young Woman of Payne County Entry Deadline: Visit www.distinguishedyw.org and click on “participate.” Information: Richard Hawkins, 405-612-2831.

Pajama Drive, 12-10 p.m. through Dec. 22, 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.

Holiday Ornament Workshop, 2-4 p.m., Multi Arts Center. 1001 S. Duck. Register: 405-747-8084.

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.

Monday, December 16

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.

Preschool Storytime, 10 a.m. and 11 a.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St.

OSU Art Museum Postal Plaza Gallery Transitions to Museum, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Dec. 20, 720 S. Husband 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.

Fairlawn Cemetery Preservation Society, 1 p.m., 1123 E. Sixth Ave. Christmas meeting with treats during meeting reflecting on the year’s activities. New members welcome and donations accepted for Fairlawn Cemetery, a nonprofit organization.

Junior High Choir Winter Concert, 7 p.m., Stillwater Performing Arts Center.

Tuesday, December 17

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

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.

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.

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

“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.

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

Wednesday, December 18

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.

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.

“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.

Making the Most of Retirement, 1:30-2:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. Program: Evaluating and purchasing a stock.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

Monday, December 23

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.

Tuesday, December 24

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

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

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

Friday, December 27

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.

 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.

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.

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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