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September 11, 2013


Events in and around Stillwater

STILLWATER, Okla. — Thursday, September 12

17th Annual Tri Delta Pansy and Bulb Sale through Sept. 27. Contact: Cynthia Shawley, 405-377-2034.

OSU Farmers Market, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Student Union Plaza.

Update Your Facebook Page and Stay Current, 9 a.m. to noon, Meridian Technology Center. Register: 405-377-3333.

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

Gallery Talk, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., OSU Gardiner Art Gallery. Featuring Assistant Professor of Art Shaoqian Zhang and Curator of Exhibitions Shawn Yuan.

Noon Concert Series, noon to 1 p.m., OSU Library Peggy V. Helmerich Browsing Room. Featuring Trio Sienna, Trio Civitas and the Admeta Saxophone Quartet.

Edwin Fair Community Health Center Septemberfest, 3:30-5:30 p.m., Payne County Expo Center.

Twilight Garden Series — Monarchs and Milkweeds, 6:30 p.m.-8 p.m., The Botanic Garden at OSU Education Building. Preregistration encouraged: 405-744-4531.

Drugs of Abuse: Current Trends and Threats — The realities and consequences of drug use, 6:30-8 p.m., First Presbyterian Fellowship Hall, corner of Duck Street and Sixth Avenue.

Wildcrafting Stillwater, 6:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library. Forager Jackie Dill discusses locating and harvesting edibles, herbs, mushrooms growing locally.

Perry Alumni Association Honor Ceremony and Banquet, 6:30 p.m., Perry Lower Elementary School cafeteria, 1103 N. 15th St. Information: 580-336-7812.

Film Series - Last Train Home, 7 p.m., OSU Classroom Building101.

Comedian Sean O’Connor, 7 p.m., OSU Student Union Theater.

The Cleveland Duo and Jamie Umble, 7:30-9 p.m., OSU Seretean Center Concert Hall.

Friday, September 13

17th Annual Tri Delta Pansy and Bulb Sale through Sept. 27. Contact: Cynthia Shawley, 405-377-2034.

China: Lost/Found, Photography by Ka Chuen Yeung, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Sept. 27, OSU Bartlett Center for the Visual Arts Gardiner Gallery, 405-744-6016.

Southern Graphics Council Prints Exhibit, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Sept. 19, Lachenmeyer Art Center, 700 S. Little Ave., Cushing.

Preschool Storytime, 10 a.m. and 11 a.m., Stillwater Public Library.

Three Points Karate Bring a Buddy Week, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., 824 S. Main. Information:  405-372-5425.

Safely Bringing Medical Technology Advances to a Broader Community, 1:30 p.m., OSU Willard Lecture Hall. EMS world leader Nadine Levick speaking.

Think System, Act Design or Improving Human Systems Via Physical Design, 2:15 OSU Willard Lecture Hall. Certified professional ergonomist Chris Fitzgerald presenting.

The Effects of High-Stakes Testing, 3:30 p.m., OSU Human Sciences West 202. Presenter: Former Oklahoma Secretary of Education Phyllis Hudecki.

Perry Class of 1963 Reunion, 5 p.m. registration at Comfort Inn conference room and 6:30 p.m.. dinner at The Shady Lady. Information: 580-336-2440.

Moonlight Float, 5 p.m. to 10 a.m., Camp Redlands. Register: 405-744-5581.

Dance Practice, 6:30-9 p.m., Absolute Nutrition Health Bar, 211 N. Perkins Road, Suite 36.  Free lessons and no partner necessary to participate. Information: 405-338-5758.

Gospel with a Purpose, 6:30 p.m. doors open, 7 p.m. concert, First Christian Church, 411 W. Mathews. Concert will benefit LIFE Adult Day Center.

Friday Seafood Night, 6:30-9 p.m., Elks Lodge, 202 E. McElroy. Information: 405-743-3300.

Parents Rock Day’s Day Family Weekend Bingo, 7 p.m. OSU Student Union Cowboy Underground basement activity area.

Saturday, September 14

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

Shred It Day, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tinker Federal Credit Union, 5101 W. Sixth Ave. Shred sensitive documents.

OSU Botanic Garden Open House, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., State Highway 51 entrance stroll 1/4 mile on scenic trail.

Fall Into Holidays Craft Show, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Payne County Expo Center.

Red Cross Volunteer Booth, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Perry Town Square. Information about volunteering in Payne and Noble Counties.

Perry High School Class of 1983 Reunion, 9 a.m. float parade and meet and greet in square after parade with 6 p.m. dinner, Tetik’s County Barn, 9251 Frontier Road, south of Perry. Information:

Cherokee Strip Trail Ride, 9 a.m. ride and 6 p.m. dinner, Kaw Lake. Information:

17th Annual Tri Delta Pansy and Bulb Sale through Sept. 27. Contact: Cynthia Shawley, 405-377-2034.

Fall Family Weekend Scholarship Breakfast, 10-11 a.m., Edmon Low Library Browsing Room.

120th Annual Cherokee Strip Celebration Parade, 10:30 a.m., Perry Town Square.

Stillwater Children’s Theatre Auditions for “Best Christmas Pageant Ever,” 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Encore Dance Studio, 706 Devon. Roles for children and teenagers in grades one through 12. Information: 405-612-3770 or

RHA Humane Society Fundraiser, 2:30-4:30 p.m., OSU Engineering South Lawn.

Perry High School Class of 1993 Reunion, 6:30 p.m., Perry Country Club.

Cowboy Corral: Distinquished Alumni Day, 9 a.m. OSU ConocoPhillips Alumni Center. Pep Rally and pictures with Bullet.

Education Tailgate, 3:30-5:30 p.m., OSU Willard Lawn. Free barbecue and children’s events for OSU College of Education alumni.

Fellowship of Christian Athletes Game Day, 3:30 p.m. registration, Boone Pickens Stadium. Gameday rally.

Gameday at the Union, 3:30 p.m., Student Union Plaza. Family friendly activities.

Hall of Fame Block Party, North side of Boone Pickens Stadium.

Cowboy Spirit Walk, 2 hours and 45 minutes before the OSU Football Kickoff. Corner of Hester and Morrill Avenue.

Bring a Buddy, Break a Board, 6 p.m., Three Points Karate, 824 S. Main St. Information: 405-372-KICK or

Sunday, September 15

OSU Cowboy Campus Tour 5K, 8 a.m., Theta Pond.

OSU Fall Family Weekend, 9:30-11 a.m. OSU Bennett Chapel. Nondenominational services with coffee and doughnuts.

Dog Therapy, 4-6 p.m., 8317 Timber Creek Trail. Judith Karman Hospice and Sit, Stay, Go! partnering for training. Visit or call 405-377-8012.

17th Annual Tri Delta Pansy and Bulb Sale through Sept. 27. Contact: Cynthia Shawley, 405-377-2034.

Women and Weights, 5-7 p.m., OSU Seretean Wellness Center Lecture Hall.

Stillwater Creativity Boosters’ Odyssey of the Mind and Destination Imagination Annual Registration, 6:30-8 p.m., Stillwater Designs KICKER, 3100 N. Husband on east side of Boomer Lake. Information: www.

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