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What's Happening

January 15, 2013

WHAT'S HAPPENING

Events in and around Stillwater

STILLWATER, Okla. — Wednesday

“Illustrator 54,” 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Feb. 1, OSU Gardiner Art Gallery, 108 Bartlett Center for the Visual Arts.

Dig into Winter Reading, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. through March 15, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck.

Stars Quilt Exhibit, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. through February, Sheerar Museum of Stillwater History, 702 S. Duncan. Free.

Let Freedom Ring, 5 to 7 p.m., OSU Student Union Little Theater. A celebration and discussion of the life and legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. featuring OSU’s Burnin’ Black Gospel Choir.

Relationships Matter, 6:30 p.m., Stillwater Church of Christ, 821 N. Duck, 405-372-7439, www.stillwatercoc.org.

Chad Sullins Acoustic, 10 p.m., Eskimo Joe’s Dome, Contact 405-372-8896 or http://www.eskimojoes.com/events.

Stillwater Fastpitch Softball League sign ups for teams in the 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, and 18 and under age groups for 2013 season. Fun competitive league. Players, parents and coaches contact Calvin Griffin, cnlgriffin15@gmail.com.

Calling for Artists to design butterflies for Wings of Hope Family Crisis Services, 3800 N. Washington. Artists receive $300 stipend for materials. For more information about designing or purchasing a butterfly to display for awareness of domestic violence issues call 405-372-9922 or email info@sdvs.org.

Thursday

Babytime, 9:30 a.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck. Designed for babies birth to 12 months with caregiver.

Toddlertime, 10:30 a.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S Duck. Children 12 to 36 months with caregiver interact with stories, songs and movement activities.  

Illustrator 54 Reception and Artist Lecture, 5 to 7 p.m.. Wichita, Kan.,-based illustrator Scott Dawson speaks at 6 p.m.

American Association of University Women, 5:30 p.m., Hideaway Pizza.

Relationships Matter, 6:30 p.m., Stillwater Church of Christ, 821 N. Duck, 405-372-7439, www.stillwatercoc.org.

SHS Wrestling, 7 p.m, Stillwater High School Fieldhouse, Pioneers vs. Midwest City.

“Bully” Documentary, 7 p.m., OSU Student Union Theater, Discussion by former Miss OSU Aly Akers. Free.

Liz Hawley Clarinet Senior Recital, 8 p.m., OSU Seretean Center.

 Friday

Storytime, 10 a.m. (Age 2) and 11 a.m. (Ages 3 to 5), Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater Public Library, 1007 S. Duck. Accompanied by parents or caregivers.

Citizens for Lake McMurtry, noon, Stillwater Community Center, West Eight Avenue and Duck Street., Lake McMurtry Friends LLC and the city of Stillwater information sharing on preservation and future of Lake McMurtry.

Botanic Garden Ambassador Training, 1 to 5 p.m., The Botanic Garden at OSU. Call Laura Payne, 405-744-4531

Payne County Master Gardener Training Program, 1 to 5 p.m., Botanic Garden Educational Building, 3425 W. Virginia. Call Keith Reed, 405-747-8320, for information.

Cowboy Wrestling Tailgate, 5:30 p.m., OSU Student Union Plaza. Free snacks before heading to Gallagher-Iba Arena.

Oklahoma State University Wrestling, 7 p.m., Gallagher-Iba Arena, Cowboys vs. West Virginia Mountaineers, 405-774-8539.

Red Dirt Contradance, 7:45 p.m., Stillwater Community Center, West Eighth Avenue and Duck Street. A Contra Affair $5 per person and $4 students. Social form of traditional folk dancing. Info: https://www.facebook.com/groups/acontraaffair/

Chad Sullins & The Last Call Coalition, 10 p.m., Eskimo Joe’s Dome. Contact 405-372-8896 or http://www.eskimojoes.com/events.

Saturday

Kaw Lake Eagle Watch, 7 a.m., Kaw City Community Center, east of Ponca City, south side of State Highway 11.

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

“Illustrator 54,” noon to 4 p.m. through Feb. 1, OSU Gardiner Art Gallery, 108 Bartlett Center for the Visual Arts.

Chem Kids, 1 to 3 p.m., Oklahoma WONDERtorium, 308 W. Franklin. OSU’s Chemical Engineering students help members for free and visitors for $7 with experiments.

Stars Quilt Exhibit, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. through February, Sheerar Museum of Stillwater History, 702 S. Duncan. Free.

Oklahoma State University Men’s Basketball, 1 p.m., Gallagher-Iba Arena, Cowboys vs. Texas Tech Red Raiders. Contact: 405-774-8539

Kevin Fowler at Tumbleweed, 8 p.m., Lakeview and Country Club Road. Must be 18 to enter. Info: http://tumbleweedok.com.

Sunday

Oklahoma State University Women’s Basketball, noon, Gallagher-Iba Arena, Cowgirls vs. Iowa State Cyclones. Contact: 405-744-2490.

Stars Quilt Exhibit, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. through February, Sheerar Museum of Stillwater History, 702 S. Duncan. Free.

Oklahoma State University Wrestling, 4 p.m., Gallagher-Iba Arena. Cowboys vs. Pittsburgh Panthers.

Monday

Oklahoma WONDERtorium Free Admission Day, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., 308 W. Franklin, 405-533-3333.

Storytime, 10 a.m. (Age 2) and 11 a.m. (Ages 3 to 5), Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater Public Library, 1007 S. Duck. Accompanied by parents or caregivers.

Grief Support, noon to 1:30 p.m., United Way Volunteer Office, 109 E. 9th St.. Drinks and dessert provided by Judith Karman Hospice. Bring brown bag lunch and receive support of others who are grieving. Information: 405-377-8012.

Freeze Your Fanny! 5K and Fun Walk, 1:30 p.m., Boomer Lake. Sanctioned race in memory of Mary Jo Sohrwide and benefiting Judith Karman Hospice. Registration: 405-377-8012.

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

Family Storytime, 7 p.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1007 S. Duck. Story, songs, films and take home crafts open to children and families of all ages.

Tuesday

Tot Time & Story Time, 11 a.m., Oklahoma WONDERtorium, 308 W. Franklin. Interactive movement and song. Free with general admission and for members.

League of Women Voters, 11:30 a.m to 1 p.m., Freddie Paul’s Restaurant, 1707 E. 6th Ave. Continued discussion on water study. Information visit www.lwvstillwater.org.

Wrestling, 5 p.m. Junior High, 7 p.m. Varsity, Stillwater High School Fieldhouse, Pioneers vs Broken Arrow.

Relay For Life of Stillwater, 5:30 p.m., First Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall, 6th and Duck. Team kick-off meeting.  All who are interested in participating in Relay for Life are invited.

Wednesday, January 23

Successful Spaces, noon to 1 p.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck. Lunch is included and registration required: askalibrarian@stillwater.org.

Thursday, January 24

Babytime, 9:30 a.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck. Designed for babies birth to 12 months with caregiver. Discover books, songs and rhymes.

Toddlertime, 10:30 a.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S Duck. Children 12-36 months with caregiver interact with stories, songs and movement activities.

Payne County Home and Community Education Achievement Day, 11 a.m., Payne County Expo Center Community Building. Business meeting, followed by award presentations, covered dish luncheon and program.

After School Writing Club, 4 to 5:30 p.m., Oklahoma WONDERtorium, 308 W. Franklin.  Ages 8 to 11.  Preregistration: 405-533-3333.

Homecoming Wrestling, 5 p.m. Junior High Team, 7 p.m. Varsity, Stillwater High School Fieldhouse, Pioneers vs Norman.

Double Feature Movie, 7 p.m. “Pitch Perfect” and 9 p.m. “Cloud Atlas, OSU Student Union Theatre. Free admission.

Wake Up & Dream Ecovillage Planning Project, 7 p.m., OSU Architecture Building.

Friday, January 25

Central Oklahoma Cattle Conference, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Payne County Expo Center. Pre-registration required. Contact Payne County Extension office, 405-747-8320.

Storytime, 10 a.m. (Age 2) and 11 a.m. (Ages 3 to 5), Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck. Accompanied by parents or caregivers.

Double Feature Movie, 7 p.m. “Pitch Perfect” and 9 p.m. “Cloud Atlas, OSU Student Union Theatre. Free admission.

K-Life Dodgeball Tournament, College Night, Sunnybrook Christian Church, Richmond and Perkins Road. Team registration due by Jan. 16. Community invited to watch. Contact Walter, 405-714-1597 or Walter@klife.com or Kaitlyn Cathey, 817-559-0942 or Kaitlyn.Cathey@klife.com. Visit www.stillwater.klife.com.

Big 4 Wrestling Tournament, Stillwater High School Fieldhouse.

The United States Air Force Academy Band, 7:30 p.m., Stillwater Community Center, West EIghth Avenue and Duck Street, Information: 405-533-8433

Curtis Grimes at Tumbleweed, 8 p.m., Lakeview and Country Club Road, 8 p.m. doors open. Event begins at 9 p.m. Must be 18 to enter. Info: http://tumbleweedok.com

Saturday, January 26

Stillwater Interfaith Counseling Flapjack Fundraiser, 7:30 to 10 a.m., Applebee’s, 317 N. Perkins. Tickets available at the door or from any board member or call 405-377-4298.

Stillwater NewsPress Bridal Showcase, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Wes Watkins Center.

Big 4 Wrestling Tournament, Stillwater High School Fieldhouse.

Senior Day, Oklahoma State University. Registration required: 405-744-5358.

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

Shred Day, 10 a.m. to noon, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck.

Self-Defense Workshop, 10 a.m. to noon. Learn how to defend your yourself and avoid being attacked. Info: 405-744-5510.

K-Life Dodgeball Tournament, Sunnybrook Christian Church, Richmond and Perkins Road. Team registration due by Jan. 16. Community invited to watch. Contact Walter, 405-714-1597 or Walter@klife.com or Kaitlyn Cathey, 817-559-0942 or Kaitlyn.Cathey@klife.com. Visit www.stillwater.klife.com

Outdoor Adventure Kids Climbing Club, 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. OSU’s Colvin Recreation Center Climbing Wall. Info: 405-744-5581.

Oklahoma State University Men’s Basketball, noon., Gallagher-Iba Arena, Cowboys vs. West Virginia Mountaineers. Contact: 405-744-5845.

Stars Quilt Exhibit, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. through February, Sheerar Museum of Stillwater History, 702 S. Duncan. Free.

THE PHUSS, 10 p.m., Eskimo Joe’s Dome. Contact 405-372-8896 or http://ww.eskimojoes.com/events.

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