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February 8, 2013

WHAT'S HAPPENING

Events in and around Stillwater

STILLWATER, Okla. — Friday

OHCE Food Festival, 8 a.m., Payne County Administration Building, 215 W Sixth Ave. Home baked goods for sale on second floor.  Baking contest for local groups with judging at 9:30 a.m.

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.

The Botanic Garden at OSU Advanced Ambassador Training, 1 to 5 p.m., The Botanic Garden Education Building. Contact laura.payne@okstate.edu or 405-744-4531.

Basketball, 4 p.m. JV Girls, 5 p.m. JV Boys, 6:30 p.m. Varsity Girls, 8 p.m. Varsity Boys, Stillwater High School Fieldhouse. Pioneers vs Ponca City.

Gospel with a Purpose featuring Forgiven Quartet, 5:30 p.m., First Church of the Nazarene, 1023 E. Will Rogers. Bring item for Payne County Youth Services. Call 405-762-1124.

Dancing with Daddy, 6 p.m. preschool to second grade and 8:30 to 10 p.m. third grade and above, Stillwater Community Center, West Eighth Avenue and Duck Street. Tickets available from tickets.stillwater.org or call 405-533--8433.

Pencils of Promise Jazz and Dance Night, 7 to 10 p.m., OSU Student Union Ballroom. Free dance lessons, snacks and great music benefiting construction of a Ghana school building. Contact: 405-744-8977.

Ballroom Dancing, 7 p.m., 211 N. Perkins Rd., Suite 36. No partner needed to participate.  Wear comfortable shoes and clothing. Information: 405-338-5758.

Greater Tuna, 7:30 p.m., Town and Gown Theatre, 3524 S. Perkins. Tickets $14. Call 405-372-9122 or www.myticketscene.com.

Saturday

Flapjack Fundraiser, 8 to 10 a.m., Applebee’s, 317 N. Perkins. Benefit supporting Distinguished Young Women of Payne County. $7 per person.

Primitive Bow Making Workshop, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Pawnee Bill Ranch, 1/2 mile west of Pawnee on State Highway 54.  $25 with lunch provided. Pre-register: 918-762-2513 or email ebrown@okhistory.org.

National Guard Three on Three Basketball Tournament, OSU Colvin Recreation Center. Slam gunk contest and strength challenges. Register team at nationalguard.com/basketball.

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

Children’s Grief Workshop, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Judith Karman Hospice Office, 915 S. Main. Recommended for ages 6 to 14. Reservations preferred but not required. Call 405-377-8012.

Payne County Audubon Society Field Trip to eagle rehabilitaion facility in Perkins, 10 a.m. meet for carpooling. Tour led by Les Imboden and Victor Roubidoux. Check http://paynecounty audubon.com for additional information or contact Jim Cowley, cowunit@aol.com, 405-269-1929.

Crossbrand Cowboy Church Youth Rodeo, 12:30 p.m., Payne County Expo Center, 405-385-3564.

CASA A Very Vegas Valentine Gala, 6 p.m., Payne County Expo Center. Gaming, entertainment by Wade Tower, live and silent auctions. Tickets: 405-624-2242 or visit www.casaforkids.com.

2013 Chinese New Year Celebration, 6:30 to 10:30 p.m., OSU Wes Watkins Center. Traditional Chinese meal with skits, dance and music to celebrate the Year of the Snake. Contact: CHUANHAI.ZHU@okstate.edu

Tetiks Country Barn, 7:30 p.m., 9251 Frontier Rd., Perry. Country/Western and Line Dance. Cost $5 and bring food for pot luck meal.

Greater Tuna, 7:30 p.m., Town and Gown Theatre, 3524 S. Perkins. Tickets $14. Call 405-372-9122 or www.myticketscene.com.

Sunday

Daughters of the American Revolution Prospective Members Patriot’s Day Tea, 2 to 2:30 p.m., Sheerar Museum of Stillwater History, 702 Duncan St. Come and go tea with treats. Community members may visit with DAR members about the chapter and membership.  Questions: Patty Armbruster, 405-377-9470 or patriciaarmbruster@hotmail.com

Anti-bullying Presentation, 2:30 to 4 p.m., First Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall, 6th and Duck. Unitarian Universalist Church Standing on the Side of Love Campaign. Information: http://www.stillwateruu.org.

Greater Tuna, 2:30 p.m., Town and Gown Theatre, 3524 S. Perkins. Tickets $14 and $12 for students and senior citizens. Call 405-372-9122 or www.myticketscene.com.

Fellowship of Christian Athletes Fundraising and Awards Banquet, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., OSU Student Union Ballroom. Matt Holliday speaking with emcee Dave Hunziker and OSU athletes. Contact John Talley, 405-742-8040 or osufca@yahoo.com.

Loving our LGBT Neighbors, 7 to 8:30 p.m., First Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall, West Sixth Avenue and Duck Street.

Monday

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

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

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. Seven sessions to Feb. 25. Information: 405-377-8012.

Using Picasa for image editing and organizing, 6:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck. Registration limited. Go online at http://library.stillwater.org/computer.htm. For more computer classes, visit the library’s web site or contact the library help desk at 405-372-3633, extension 106 or e-mail askalibrarian@stillwater.org.

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

Republican Women’s Club, noon, Spirit Bank, 417 S. Perkins Rd. Regular second Tuesday of the month meeting. To reserve a $3 lunch or for more information, contact Brenda Merritt, bmicah@sbcglobal.net.

Tuesday Gardener Series, 6 p.m., Payne County Expo Center. Master Gardener Dick Ortez. Topic: Soil and soil testing. Information: Payne County Extension Service Office 405-747-8320 or raortez@brightok.net.

Choco-Fest 2013 for Young Adults, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck. Registration required: http://library.stillwater.org or call 405-372-3633 extension 106 or email askalibrarian@stillwater.org.

Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner, 5:30 to 6:45 p.m., First Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall, Sixth and Duck St.. Fat Tuesday or Mardi Gras celebration with pancakes, sausage and beverages. Community invited with donations accepted.

Intercountry Adoption, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Dillon International Office, 3227 E. 31st, Suite 200, Tulsa. Adoption and humanitarian aid agency.

Wednesday, February 13

The Buzz, noon, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck, Librarian Scott Freeman introduces new and upcoming books.

Workshop Wednesday, noon, Stillwater Public Library Room 214. Community Benefit Discussion Series sponsored by Stillwater United Way, Stillwater C.A.R.E.S., Stillwater Public Library and Arvest Bank to foster relationships between groups serving those in need.  

Level I ADSAC (10-hour) Alcohol Drug Substance Abuse Course, 5 to 8:30 p.m., Gateway to Prevention and Recovery, 801 S. Main, Suite 5. Call 405-372-0198 for information on services and costs at the nonprofit agency.

Ash Wednesday Services, 6 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Sixth and Duck St. Sacrament of Communion and Imposition of Ashes observed.  All faiths welcome.

OSU Theatre presents Oklahoma Voices, 7:30 p.m., OSU Seretean Center Vivian Locke Theatre. Tickets: 405-744-6094.

Thursday, February 14

Export Basics, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., OSU  Wes Watkins Center for International Trade and Development/International trade Center - SBDC. Free with RSVP requested: 405-744-4272 or citd1@okstate.edu.

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.  

Level I ADSAC (10-hour) Alcohol Drug Substance Abuse Course, 5 to 8:30 p.m., Gateway to Prevention and Recovery, 801 S. Main, Suite 5. Call 405-372-0198 for information on services and costs at the nonprofit agency.

Greater Tuna, 7:30 p.m., Town and Gown Theatre, 3524 S. Perkins. Tickets $14. Call 405-372-9122 or www.myticketscene.com.

OSU Theatre presents Oklahoma Voices, 7:30 p.m., OSU Seretean Center Vivian Locke Theatre. Tickets: 405-744-6094.

ZumbaGLOW, 7:30 to 8:20 p.m., OSU Annex Gym on Farm Road behind the Colvin Center. Free Zumba exercise dance class.

Friday, February 15

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

Perkins Chamber of Commerce Chocolate Walk, 4 to 6 p.m. Get card punched by Perkins businesses for chances to win prizes.

Level I ADSAC (10-hour) Alcohol Drug Substance Abuse Course, 5 to 8:30 p.m., Gateway to Prevention and Recovery, 801 S. Main, Suite 5. Call 405-372-0198 for information on services and costs at the nonprofit agency.

OSU Theatre presents Oklahoma Voices, 7:30 p.m., OSU Seretean Center Vivian Locke Theatre. Tickets: 405-744-6094.

Greater Tuna, 7:30 p.m., Town and Gown Theatre, 3524 S. Perkins. Tickets $14. Call 405-372-9122 or www.myticketscene.com.

American Shakespeare Center, 8 p.m., OSU Seretean Center Concert Hall. Allied Arts Tickets 405-744-7509.

Saturday, February 16

Campus Tour, 9:30 to 3 p.m., OSU Student Union Little Theatre. Registration: 405-744-5358 or admissions@okstate.edu.

Perkins Chamber of Commerce Chocolate Walk, 10 a.m. to noon. Get card punched by Perkins businesses for chances to win prizes.

Oklahoma State University Men’s Basketball, 12:30 p.m., Gallagher-Iba Arena, Cowboys vs. Oklahoma Sooners. Contact: 405-744-8539.

Oklahoma State University Women’s Basketball, 4 p.m., Gallagher-Iba Arena, Cowgirls vs Kansas State Wildcats. Contact 405-744-2490.

Carney FFA Dinner and Auction, 5:30 p.m. Carney Gymnasium. Pork chop dinner and auction to benefit livestock projects, scholarships and leadership activities.

Greater Tuna, 7:30 p.m., Town and Gown Theatre, 3524 S. Perkins. Tickets $14. Call 405-372-9122 or www.myticketscene.com.

OSU Theatre presents Oklahoma Voices, 7:30 p.m., OSU Seretean Center Vivian Locke Theatre. Tickets: 405-744-6094.

Sunday, February 17

Share the Love, 10:30 a.m., Unitarian Universalist Church, 320 S. Stallard. Interfaith public advocacy campaign to harness love’s power to stop oppression. Information: http://www.stillwateruu.org or http://www.standingonthesideoflove.org/30daysoflove/.

Greater Tuna, 2:30 p.m., Town and Gown Theatre, 3524 S. Perkins. Tickets $14 or $12 for senior citizens and students. Call 405-372-9122 or www.myticketscene.com.

OSU Theatre presents Oklahoma Voices, 2:30 p.m., OSU Seretean Center Vivian Locke Theatre. Tickets: 405-744-6094.

Monday, February 18

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

Celebrating Books by OSU Authors, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Anne Morris Greenwood Reading Room, OSU Edmon Low Library.

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. Seven sessions to Feb. 25. Information: 405-377-8012.

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.

OSU Theatre presents Oklahoma Voices, 7:30 p.m., OSU Seretean Center Vivian Locke Theatre. Tickets: 405-744-6094.

Tuesday, February 19

Public Parking Input Meeting, 6 p.m., City of Stillwater Community Center Room 121, 315 W. 8th. Ongoing study to collect data and information for parking plans.

Cowboys with Compassion Food Distribution, 5:30 p.m., Hillcrest Baptist Church Family Life Center. Contact Doug Gable, 405-334-2110 or email doug@cowboyswithcompassion.org.

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