February 1 – 10: The Study of 19th Century Basket Quilts

Tues-Fri 11:00 am – 5:00 pm, Sat & Sun 1:00 – 4:00 pm, Sheerar Museum of Stillwater History, 702 S. Duncan St.  This exhibit features 25 quilts inspired by historic basket quilts.  Each quilt is made by members of the American Quilt Study Group.  This exhibit will also include a variety of handcrafted baskets from Stillwater residents: Judy Mahle, Cathy Southwich and Debby Strickland.  The exhibit will be on display until February 10, 2019.

February 1: Payne County Democrats Potluck Social

6:00 – 8:00 pm, Payne County Democrats HQ, 1324 S. Main St.  Everyone is welcome.  If you would like, bring a dish/drink to share.  Check our Facebook page for updates.

February 1: First Friday Fun

6:00 - 11:00 pm, Oklahoma WONDERtorium, 308 W. Franklin Ln. Take the night off, we've got the kids! First Friday Fun is parents' night out WONDERtorium style. Available from 6-10pm for children ages 3-12 (child must be potty trained). Dinner is included. Your children will enjoy a themed evening with a mix of planned activities and free play. The cost is $15 (plus tax) per child for museum members and $20 (plus tax) for non-members. 

February 1:  Richelle Seigrist – Live

8:00 – 11:00 pm, Zannotti’s Wine Bar, 113 W. 7th Ave.  No cover, must be 21+ to enter.

February 1: Sam Riggs Love & Panic Tour 2019

8:00 pm, Tumbleweed Dancehall, 5212 W. Lakeview Rd.  Doors open at 8:00, event begins at 9:30 pm.  Must be 18+ to enter  Advance tickets available HERE

February 2: Groundhog Day

February 2: SHS Pioneer Soccer Booster Club Pancake Breakfast and Silent Auction

7:30 - 11:30 am, Stillwater High School Student Center. Come support the Stillwater High School Boys and Girls Soccer Teams. Tickets are available from any player or also at the door for $5. This will include all-you-can-eat pancakes, sausage, bacon, scrambled eggs, Aspen coffee, milk and juice! Plus there will be plenty of great items donated by local businesses for everyone to bid on! The auction can take cash, checks or credit cards. 

February 2: WW Open House Week

9:00 am, Wyndham Garden Hotel, 600 E. McElroy Rd. Have you ever wondered what a WW (formerly Weight Watchers) meeting was like?  Everyone is welcome to attend the Stillwater WW workshop for free. You will be able to try a sample, get special offers and freebies and learn program hacks and tips. The meeting is held WW Freestyle is proven to help people lose weight, sleep better and feel happier.

February 2: Hollywood After Party CASA Fundraising Event

6:00 pm, Payne County Expo Center, 4518 Expo Circle E.  CASA's annual Children's Charity Event has the reputation of being a super fun night for a very good cause!  This year's theme is Hollywood After Party!  Pick a movie and dress the part!  Attendees are encouraged to come in costume as their favorite movie characters, actresses or actors.  Group costumes amp up the fun!  You will enjoy a full buffet, open bar, the excitement of silent and live auctions and a made for Hollywood dance party!  Bring your checkbook!  The CASA for Kids fundraising event raises approximately 20% of the annual operating budget for CASA in Payne and Logan Counties.  Your financial support has a direct impact on our local community!  Your dollars stay within Payne and Logan Counties to aid in the recruitment and support of our growing volunteer base.  Every abused child deserves to have a CASA volunteer in their corner.  Click HERE for tickets.

February 2: Josh Wadsworth – Live

7:00 – 9:00 pm, Iron Monk Brewery, 519 S. Husband St.  Josh Wadsworth is a member of the Oklahoma Film and Music Association.  He is a Rusty Chains Sessions recording artist, backed by KVOK-live music lives radio and Honkytonklahoma promotions and bookings. He is also a featured artist for the Outlaw Music Round Table.  No cover, must be 21+ to enter.

February 2: Abbigale Dawn – Live

8:00 – 11:00 pm, Zannotti’s Wine Bar, 113 W. 7th Ave.  No cover, must be 21+ to enter.

February 2: Josh Abbott and William Clark Green, Hanging Around Acoustic Tour

8:00 pm, Tumbleweed Dancehall, 5212 W. Lakeview Rd.  Doors open at 8:00, event begins at 10:30pm  Must 18+ to enter  Advance tickets available.

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February 3: 3rd Annual Stillwater Bowl-Fest

5:00 pm, Meditations Banquet Facility, 1205 N. Country Club Rd.  The 3rd Annual Stillwater Bowl-fest will be held once again at the amazing Meditations Event Venue.  All you can eat buffet of the ultimate tailgate food provided by Meditation's Catering with an open bar of your favorite beer and wine selection.  Multiple big screen tv's and projector screen will be placed throughout the venue for viewing of the big game!  This year's event will benefit Stillwater Public Education Foundation earmarked specifically for Special Education Services.  SPEF Mission: To provide innovative and creative programs, equipment and opportunities that otherwise would not be available to the students of Stillwater Public Schools.  For more information please visit their website: http://www.spef.stillwaterschools.com  Single ticket $75  Table of 10 $700  Tickets include all you can eat buffet and open bar (wine & beer). For tickets click here.

February 4 – 6: AARP Tax Aide Assistance

Mon & Wed 9:30 am – 4 pm, Tues 12:30 – 4:00 pm, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St. AARP volunteers will be at the library to assist in completing and filing tax forms from Monday, February 4 through Monday, April 15 on a first come, first served basis. To assist in the quick completion of your returns please visit http://library.stillwater.org/taxes.php for the list of items you should bring with you.

February 5: Commercial Buildings - Build, Buy or Renovate, Part Two

9:00 am - 12:00 pm, Meridian Technology Center, Lecture Hall. For business owners and entrepreneurs, the process of deciding on a commercial building can be daunting. The Meridian Technology Center for Business Development will offer part two of Commercial Buildings – Build, Buy or Renovate, a free workshop series to help business owners determine the next step for their company. Topics covered will include when should a business owner buy, build or rent a commercial building, strategies to keep a project on budget, when to seek the services of an architect or professional designer and how to calculate the return on investment for a commercial building. Additionally, throughout the session Mayes, Dillion and Walthall will present case studies and real-life examples for retail and industrial commercial buildings. The upcoming three-hour workshop is a result of the conversations and feedback from the first session. The February 5 session will provide more in-depth discussion and address additional information, questions and concerns that small business owners may face when exploring their company’s next steps regarding commercial property. The first workshop in the Commercial Building series was held in the fall and covered evaluating your team, determining if renovation or new construction is best, working with Stillwater Development Office and financial considerations of building. Attending the previous workshop is not required. To attend, please contact Diane Maddox at dianem@meridiantech.edu or call (405) 377-2220 or toll-free at (888) 607-2509. An RSVP is strongly encouraged.

February 5: Beer for Starters

5:30 pm, Iron Monk Brewery, 519 S. Husband St.  Entrepreneurs and Innovators are invited to network and share ideas.  No startup needs to stand alone - have a beer and meet other entrepreneurial-minded people at this monthly meetup.

February 5: Stillwater Ukulele Association Meeting

6:00 - 7:30 pm, Daddy O's Music Co., 115 N. Main St. The Stillwater Ukulele Association is a group of ukulele players who enjoy playing music together. We are an informal and supportive group whose goal is to jam and learn and have fun. We usually meet on the first and third Tuesdays of the month. We learn new songs and jam with old songs. Our meetings provide a friendly and encouraging environment, whether you're just getting started or have been playing for years.

February 5: Stillwater Jazz Band Concert

7:00 – 8:00 pm, Stillwater Community Center, 315 W. 8th Ave.  Stillwater Jazz was originally a brass band formed in the early 1990’s.  As the literature grew more diverse, woodwinds and rhythm were added to become the present Stillwater Jazz Ensemble.  What began as “Monday night music therapy” grew into a performing ensemble that has played at various venues around the state.

February 5: Carl Victor Moore – Live

8:00 – 11:00 pm, Zannotti’s Wine Bar, 113 W. 7th Ave.  No cover, must be 21+ to enter. 

February 6: Writing Lab

6:00 - 7:00 pm, OSU Museum of Art, 720 S. Husband St. Hosted by the OSU Writing Center.

February 6: Sci-Fi Movie Night

6:30 – 8:30 pm, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St.  Science Fiction fans meet the 1st Wednesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. to watch a science fiction film followed by group discussion and commentary.  The discussion series includes PG13 and R films and is intended for audiences 17 and older.  Young adults may attend the R rated films if accompanied by a parent.  For more information call 405-372-3633 ext 8106, or email askalibrarian@stillwater.org  Featured film this month “The Blob” (1958, NR)

February 6: 1 Million Cups

9:00 – 10:00 am, 619 S. Main St. 1 Million Cups is the platform for our community to engage, inspire and empower our entrepreneurs. You will hear from company founders and their successes and challenges along the way. 6 minute presentation with 20 minute Q&A for each speaker. Get more information on the 1 Million Cups Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/1MCStillwater. 1MC is open to the public for anyone to attend. No membership or rsvp required.

February 7 – 10: “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown”

Thur – Sat 7:30 – 9:30 pm, Sun 2:30 – 4:30 pm, Town & Gown Theatre, 3524 S. Perkins Rd.  Based on the beloved comic strip by Charles Schultz, this is a fresh approach to the 1967 classic.  Sally Brown joins Charlie Brown, Linus, Lucy, Schroeder, and Snoopy in this charming musical revue of vignettes and songs.  Follow the gang from Valentine’s Day to the baseball season, from wild optimism to utter despair.  This delightful show will leave you with a smile on your face.  Come see why this musical has endured for over 50 years! Click here for tickets.

February 7 - 28: Introduction to Pottery

Thursdays, 6:00 - 9:00 pm, Prairie Arts Center, 1001 S. Duck St. Instruction will include students’ skills in the areas of general properties of clay, hand building, throwing on the wheel and glazing.  The objective is not make pieces to take home, rather allowing you to get your hands dirty and feel what it's like! Pottery is a very physical and hands on art form that many have yet to fall in love with. This class is a prerequisite for Instructional Open Studio. Click here for more information.

February 7: National Alliance on Mental Illness Meeting

7:00 pm, First Presbyterian Church, 524 S. Duncan. NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) North-Central Affiliate, meets monthly on the first Thursday of the month. NAMI is a national organization that provides education, advocacy, and support for family members of people who have been diagnosed with a brain-based mental illness. Call Dianne (533-5365) or Lou Ann (742-2650) for more information.

February 7: Honey Blue – Live

7:00 – 9:00 pm, Iron Monk Brewery, 519 S. Husband St.  Honey Blue is a crossroads between creative freedom and personal influence.  Natural sounds from an organic approach, compared to nothing, and straight from the soul style.  Honey Blue is an indie band based in Norman, Oklahoma.  They have created a western-blues sound inspired by their Oklahoma roots.  Through this process of late night jam sessions and writing about their own lives, the Honey Blue band was born and their natural, organic, and straight-from-the-heart style was established. No cover, must be 21+ to enter.

February 8 & 9: Dancing with Daddy

Various Times, Stillwater Community Center, 315 W. 8th Ave. Get your dancing shoes ready for the 14th annual Dancing with Daddy. There are four dances open to all ages, with two on each night. The dress is casual to formal and all ages are encouraged to attend. Tickets are available Jan. 2 through Feb. 6 at tickets.stillwater.org, or at the City of Stillwater Community Center for $25 per couple and $10 for each additional daughter. Tickets are specific to each dance. Should guests want to attend multiple dances, they will need to purchase tickets for each dance. For more information, visit http://stillwater.org/news/view/id/91, contact Kinder at 405.533.8433 or email communitycenter@stillwater.org.

February 8 & 9: A Night at the Opera

7:30 – 10:00 pm, Seretean Center Concert Hall, OSU Campus. OSU Opera Theatre and the OSU Symphony Orchestra Present "A Night at the Opera" featuring some of the greatest moments from opera and musical theatre by Mozart, Puccini, Verdi, Sondheim, and More! Tickets for this performance ($10 General Admission/$7 Students & Senior Citizens) are available in the Music Department Office - 132 Seretean Center or online at http://music.okstate.edu until 4:00 pm on Friday, February 8.  Tickets will go on sale at the box office one hour before the performance.

February 8: Tunde Darvay Free Workshop

10:00 am - 2:00 pm, Prairie Arts Center, 1001 S. Duck St. Participants will create their own paintings as the artist walks them through the process of priming, sketching, carving, sanding, and applying coats of acrylic paint and varnish to the supplied wood pieces. Click here for more information.

February 8: Night to Shine

6:00 – 9:00 pm, First United Methodist Church, 400 E 7th Ave.  All people aged 14 years old and older who have special needs are invited to attend this special event.  Join us for a prom night that you will never forget!  Walk the red carpet, enjoy the royal treatment and dance the night away.  For more information or to request tickets click here.

February 8: Pottery Date Night

6:00 - 9:00 pm, Prairie Arts Center, 1001 S. Duck St. Love is in the air, have a creative experience this Valentine's Day. Couples will create a special vessel together on the wheel. No reason to dress to impress for this date night, wear your old clothes and have some fun. No experience is needed, all you need to is each other! Click here for more information.

February 8: OSU Hall of Fame 2019

6:00 pm, ConocoPhillips OSU Alumni Center, OSU Campus.  The 2019 OSU Hall of Fame honorees will be inducted at a ceremony at the ConocoPhillips OSU Alumni Center.  A reception will be held at 6 p.m. followed by dinner and the induction ceremony at 7 p.m.  Induction into the OSU Hall of Fame is the highest honor bestowed by Oklahoma State University.  It recognizes alumni and former students with outstanding lifetime achievements in society and professional life.  This year's honorees are:  Joseph Eastin, ’92 business administration, of Dallas, Texas; Jennifer M. Grigsby, ’91 accounting, of Edmond, Oklahoma; AJ Jacques, ’75 agricultural economics;  Susan Jacques, ’75 recreation, of Stillwater, Oklahoma;  Neal McCaleb, ’57 civil engineering, of Edmond, Oklahoma. Tickets to the event are $150 for Alumni Association members and $200 for nonmembers.  A reserved table for ten (10) can be purchased for $1,500 for members and $2,000 for nonmembers.  The deadline to purchase individual tickets is February 1, 2019.  For assistance, please contact Bridgette Young via email or by calling 405.744.2794.  For more information about the OSU Alumni Association's alumni awards program or to submit a nomination by February 1, 2019, visit ORANGECONNECTION.org/awards.

February 8: Tommy Poole – Live

8:00 – 11:00 pm, Zannotti’s Wine Bar, 113 W. 7th Ave.  No cover, must be 21+ to enter.

February 9: Pop Up City Hall

10:00 am - 12:00 pm, Stillwater Farmers’ Market, Prairie Arts Center, 1001 S. Duck St. Look for a bright blue and white umbrella at public events, and you will see a pop up city hall, which means you'll be able to talk with city management and elected officials about topics you are interested in—at an event you were already planning to attend. If you can’t make it to a Pop Up City Hall in person, you can use social media to ask city officials questions or provide input in real time. Dates for Pop Up City Hall will be advertised once selected.

February 9: Adult Knot Your Heart Out

10:30 am - 12:00 pm, Prairie Arts Center, 1001 S. Duck St. Warm some hearts this Valentine's Day and use knitting techniques to make this special project. Local artist Marianne Weber will be teaching how to create knitted hearts in this lovely workshop! Lots of colorful yarn will be provided to pick from, and once you get the technique down, make as many as you want and knit your heart out! Click here for more information.

February 9: 2nd Saturday at the OSU Museum of Art

11:00 am – 3:00 pm, OSU Museum of Art, 720 S. Husband St.  2nd Saturday provides free, hands-on art activities for visitors of all ages and abilities.  It occurs on the second Saturday of every month from 11 am to 3 pm and offers a variety of projects connected to the exhibitions on view.  Free and open to the public, no RSVP required.

February 9: Cowboy Basketball Alumni Watch Party

11:00 am – 1:00 pm, Iron Monk Brewery, 519 S. Husband St.  Join us at Iron Monk for a watch party as the Cowboy Basketball team takes on the Kansas Jayhawks!  The game tips off at 11:00 am  Members of the OSU Alumni Association receive 1 free beer during the game!

February 9: Knit Your Heart Out

12:30 - 2:00 pm, Prairie Arts Center, 1001 S. Duck St. Warm some hearts this Valentine's Day and use knitting techniques to make this special project. Local artist Marianne Weber will be teaching how to create knitted hearts in this lovely workshop! Lots of colorful yarn will be provided to pick from, and once you get the technique down, make as many as you want and knit your heart out! Click here for more information.

February 9: 2nd Saturday at the Stillwater History Museum

1:00 - 4:00 pm, Stillwater History Museum, 702 S. Duncan St. 2nd Saturday Children Exploration Series at the Stillwater History Museum was created to help make history fun and engaging for kids.  Each month's program is unique and provides an opportunity to explore a different historical theme.  All of the exploration programs are hands-on and are filled with new experiences that connect the past to the present in interactive ways! 

February 9: Cowboy Country Spring Dinner

6:00 – 9:30 pm, Payne County Expo Center, 4518 Expo Circle East.  It’s that time again! Come out have a great time bring your whole family. Doors open at 6:00 pm, dinner will be at 7:30 pm with fun and games throughout.  Online ticket sales end Feb 8!

February 9: Richelle Sigrist – Live

7:00 – 9:00 pm, Iron Monk Brewery, 519 S. Husband St.  Come out and enjoy live acoustic music and great local beer!  No cover, must be 21+ to enter.

February 9: Jared Lowry Trio – Live

8:00 – 11:00 pm, Zannotti’s Wine Bar, 113 W. 7th Ave.  No cover, must be 21+ to enter.

February 9: Ward Davis Tennessee Jet – Live

8:00 pm, Tumbleweed Dancehall, 5212 W. Lakeview Rd.  Doors open at 8:00 pm, event begins at 9:30  Must be 18+ to enter.  Advance tickets available.

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February 10: Scout Spaghetti Supper

12:00 - 2:00 pm, First United Methodist Church, Family Life Center, Join Troop 818 at the First United Methodist Church Family Life Center after the worship service for a meal of spaghetti and an afternoon of supporting Scouting. Chef Yates, of Free Range Kitchen, will be helping the Scouts prepare the spaghetti. Doors open at noon with last plate at 2pm. 100% of the proceeds raised will help fund Troop 818 activities. Tickets will be available or you can pay at the door. Tickets: https://troop818tickets.com/tickets/spaghetti-supper-ticket-1. Visit the Facebook event page for more information.

February 11 – 13: AARP Tax Aide Assistance

Mon & Wed 9:30 am – 4 pm, Tues 12:30 – 4:00 pm, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St. AARP volunteers will be at the library to assist in completing and filing tax forms from Monday, February 4 through Monday, April 15 on a first come, first served basis. To assist in the quick completion of your returns please visit http://library.stillwater.org/taxes.php for the list of items you should bring with you.

February 11: Josh Morningstar – Live

7:00 – 9:00 pm, Iron Monk Brewery, 519 S. Husband St.  Iron Monk is proud to bring the talents of Josh Morningstar to the taproom.  Morningstar is the embodiment of the songs he sings - honest and real, he writes the kinds of songs that will haunt you long after the record stops spinning.  No cover, must be 21+ to enter.

February 12: Lunch + Learn with Nick Naughan and Jack Margolin

12:00 - 1:00 pm, OSU Museum of Art, 720 S. Husband St. The artists will discuss their exhibition and their ongoing 50 States project. Attendees are welcome to bring a lunch.

February 12: Jimmy Stapp – Live

6:00 – 9:00 pm, Zannotti’s Wine Bar, 113 W. 7th Ave.  No cover, must be 21+ to enter.

February 12: OSU Wind Ensemble

7:30 – 9:00 pm, Seretean Center Concert Hall, OSU Campus.  The OSU Wind Ensemble will perform under the direction of Dr. Joseph Missal with featured soloists Babette Belter, clarinet and Dr. Jeffrey Loeffert, saxophone.  Tickets for this performance ($10 General Admission/$7 Students & Senior Citizens) are available in the Music Department Office - 132 Seretean Center or online at http://music.okstate.edu until 4pm on Tuesday, February 12.  Tickets will go on sale at the box office one hour before the performance.

February 13 & 27: Figure Drawing Group

6:30 - 8:30 pm, Prairie Arts Center, 1001 S. Duck St. This guided drawing group will meet the second and fourth Wednesday of the month to draw a live model. It is open to members only, but feel free to sign up for our year-long membership. Simply pay per session, and you can always call ahead to reserve your spot. This course is designed for artists with previous experience in figure drawing, as it will not be a lecture styled class. There will be a rotation of nude and clothed model depending on the week. Click here for more information. 

February 14 – 16: “True West”

Thur & Fri 7:30 pm, Sat 2:30 pm & 7:30 pm, 203 Gundersen Hall, OSU Campus.  Directed by Carly Conklin.  Produced in homage to the late Sam Shepard (1943-2017), one of the most acclaimed American playwrights of the late twentieth century, “True West” (1980) examines the American Dream and the American family from Shepard’s unique and prescient perspective.  Austin and Lee, two brothers as unlike as any could be, engage in a battle of wits for a screenplay and a lucrative Hollywood deal. For mature audiences. $12 General Admission, $8 Senior-65+, $7 Students. Tickets available 2 weeks before the show: http://theatre.okstate.edu/current-season

February 14 – 17: “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown”

Thur – Sat 7:30 – 9:30 pm, Sun 2:30 – 4:30 pm, Town & Gown Theatre, 3524 S. Perkins Rd.  Based on the beloved comic strip by Charles Schultz, this is a fresh approach to the 1967 classic.  Sally Brown joins Charlie Brown, Linus, Lucy, Schroeder, and Snoopy in this charming musical revue of vignettes and songs.  Follow the gang from Valentine’s Day to the baseball season, from wild optimism to utter despair.  This delightful show will leave you with a smile on your face.  Come see why this musical has endured for over 50 years! Click here for tickets.

February 14: Valentine’s Day

February 14: Noon Concert Series

12:00 noon – 1:00 pm, Peggy V. Helmerich Browsing Room, Edmon Low Library, OSU Campus.  The Noon Concert Series features students from the OSU Music Department performing free concerts in an informal setting.  The concerts are open to the public.  Attendees are encouraged to bring lunch; drinks and dessert are provided.  This popular series showcases students' talents and provides continued cultural programming in the Library.  This series is sponsored by the Friends of the OSU Library and the OSU Music Department.  Trumpet Ensembles will be featured for this performance.

February 14: 50 States - Opening Reception with Performance

5:00 – 7:00 pm, OSU Museum of Art, 720 S. Husband St.  Join us to celebrate the opening of 50 States by interdisciplinary artists Nick Vaughan and Jake Margolin.  The reception will feature complimentary hors d'œuvre and a 50 States: Oklahoma performance.  Performative, multi-media artist lectures will explore the connections between little-known regional LGBTQIA+ histories and contemporary local queer experiences in 50 States: Oklahoma.  This performance will introduce the themes of the Oklahoma installation, and inspire unique opportunities to engage with the art on view.  The reception and performance are free and open to the public.  RSVP to Kelly Bradshaw 405.744.2779 or kebrads@okstate.edu 

February 14: Larry Newsome – Live

6:00 – 9:00, Zannotti’s Wine Bar, 113 W. 7th Ave.  No cover, must be 21+ to enter.

February 14: Howard & Skye – Live

7:00 – 9:00 pm, Iron Monk Brewery, 519 S. Husband St.  Jonathan Howard and Blueflower Skye will be performing acoustic Americana, rock, blues and country tunes for Valentine's Day at Iron Monk.  https://www.howardandskye.com/shows  No cover, must be 21+ to enter.

February 15: Remind Me How… Smart Phone Help

9:30 - 11:30 am, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St. Need a refresher on your iPhone or Android phone? Has someone shown you how to do something on your iPhone but you have forgotten it? Come and join us for this free class as we explore and rediscover the powerful and fun features of your smart phone. Whether you are a new or experienced user, you will walk away from this class with a refreshed knowledge of how to get things done. Registration for this class is now full. Please contact estates@stillwater.org or call (405) 372-3633 x8102 to get on the wait list.

February 15: Classic Cinema @ the Center - “Charade”

6:00 pm, Stillwater Community Center, 315 w 8th Ave.  Classic Cinema at the Center is provided through a partnership between the Friends of the SCC and the City of Stillwater Community Center.  Classic movies will be presented each month and selected by the Friends’ Movie Committee from classics that fit a variety of themes and subjects.  “Charade” is a 1963 American romantic comedy mystery film directed by Stanley Donen, written by Peter Stone and Marc Behm, and starring Cary Grant and Audrey Hepburn.  After Regina Lampert (Audrey Hepburn) falls for the dashing Peter Joshua (Cary Grant) on a skiing holiday in the French Alps, she discovers upon her return to Paris that her husband has been murdered.  Soon, she and Peter are giving chase to three of her late husband's World War II cronies, Tex (James Coburn), Scobie (George Kennedy) and Gideon (Ned Glass), who are after a quarter of a million dollars the quartet stole while behind enemy lines.  But why does Peter keep changing his name?

February 15: “Goodnight Moon” Cuddle Up with Your Sweetie

6:00 - 8:00 pm, Oklahoma WONDERtorium, 308 W. Franklin Ln. WONDERtorium Members, you are invited to "Goodnight Moon," this year's annual Cuddle Up event! Wear your favorite pajamas and enjoy a party prepared just for you. The evening will feature themed activities that build literacy through play. We appreciate our members and love celebrating you...to the moon and back!

February 15: Payne County Democrats Potluck Social

6:00 – 8:00 pm, Payne County Democrats HQ, 1324 S. Main St.  Everyone is welcome.  If you would like, bring a dish/drink to share.  Check our Facebook page for updates.

February 15: Pottery Date Night

6:00 - 9:00 pm, Prairie Arts Center, 1001 S. Duck St. Love is in the air, have a creative experience this Valentine's Day. Couples will create a special vessel together on the wheel. No reason to dress to impress for this date night, wear your old clothes and have some fun. No experience is needed, all you need to is each other! Click here for more information.

February 15: Ailey II

8:00 – 10:00 pm, Seretean Center, OSU Campus.  Ailey II is universally renowned for merging the spirit and energy of the country’s best young dance talent with the passion and creative vision of today’s most outstanding emerging choreographers.  Founded in 1974, the company embodies Mr. Ailey’s pioneering mission to establish an extended cultural community that provides dance performances, training, and community programs for all people.  Under the direction of Sylvia Waters, Ailey II flourished into one of the most popular dance companies in the county.  With new Artistic Director Troy Powell at the helm, Ailey II will continue to thrive as he brings a fresh dimension to this beloved company.  Come to the Seretean Concert Hall on Friday, February 15 at 8 p.m. to witness the accomplished dance group.  Tickets available at tickets.okstate.edu

February 15: Bruce Bensen – Live

8:00 – 11:00 pm, Zannotti’s Wine Bar, 113 W. 7th Ave.  No cover, must be 21+ to enter.

February 16: Starting Your Business Class

10:00 am - 12:00 pm, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St. Starting Your Business is a free class that covers the essentials that you need to get your business up and running. Topics covered include general business advice, getting started with your idea, marketing, finance, raising money, taxes/legal issues, etc. Coffee and donuts will be provided. The class is presented in partnership with the Meridian Technology’s Center for Business Development (CBD). The class is taught by Brad Rickelman, Assistant Director at the CBD. Please register at: https://tinyurl.com/MeridianBusinessFeb2019

February 16: “Living Healthy” Free Health Fair

1:00 - 4:00 pm, Saint Francis Xavier Catholic Church, 711 N. Country Club Rd. Come hear health presentations by Dr. Trojan, Dr. Emde, Dr. Flood and Julie Huber. There will also be free oral cancer screening, free blood pressure, door prizes, local businesses, free stop the bleed training, and free hands only CPR classes. Free and open to the community. For more information or to participate, contact Naemi Rodriguez at noemi@sfxstillwater.org or 405-372-6886 ext. 1502.

February 16: It’s Paint Night

4:00 - 7:00 pm, StillyArts LLC, 1207 S. Main St. Join us for a couples painting party! Whether you are husband and wife, mom and daughter, or just best friends, we welcome you to paint side by side to create one picture out of two vertical canvases! Follow along with our professional artist as she walks you step-by-step through our Valentine's Day couples painting or change it up! No experience is ever required. All supplies provided. Visit the Facebook event page for more information.

February 16: JD Brower Band – Live

7:00 – 9:00 pm, Iron Monk Brewery, 519 S. Husband St.  The boys will be back at Iron Monk Brewery!!! If you haven't tried this iconic local brew yet you are missing out! Be sure to stop by and join us!!!  No cover, must be 21+ to enter.

February 16: Long John Walker Duo – Live

8:00 – 11:00 pm, Zannotti’s Wine Bar, 113 W. 7th Ave.  No cover, must be 21+ to enter.

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February 17: Chili-Bike 2019

9:00 am – 4:00 pm, Lake McMurtry west side.  Chili-Bike is an event to promote the trails at Lake McMurtry.  There are over 35 miles of trails.  Registration is on the west side starting at 9am, you can ride all the trails or just one trail.  The RDP club members makes Chili and cornbread and cookies for lunch, lunch is served from 11-1 and is included in the entry fee.  Every entry received a Chili-Bike T shirt.  T shirts are given at the end of day.  If you ride all trails, you received a Master of the Trails T shirt.  If you come out to support the trail system and enter the event, you still receive a Chili-Bike Shirt.  This year's T shirt will be blue.  Click HERE for tickets or additional information

February 18: President’s Day

February 18: President’s Day Dollar Day

10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Oklahoma WONDERtorium, 308 W. Franklin Ln. Come and celebrate President’s Day with the WONDERtorium and enjoy $1.00 admission. As part of this special day, they are also hosting a food drive to benefit Stillwater’s “Weekend Food Sacks for Children” program. Please bring snack size food items to help support Stillwater area children in need.

February 18: Fairlawn Cemetery Preservation Society Meeting

1:oo pm, Fairlawn office, 1123 E. 6th Street. Please come if you are interested in early Stillwater history, OSU or OSU Athletics history, genealogy, honoring veterans, landscaping or design, fundraising, long-range planning, grant writing, community service, or working with a great group of friends!

February 18: OSU Research on Tap

5:30 – 6:30 pm, Iron Monk Brewery, 519 S. Husband St.  We hope you will join us the third Monday of each month to enjoy some of Stillwater’s own local brew while chatting about some of the impactful and interesting research happening here on the OSU campus. Each session will be approximately 20 minutes of open dialogue between Dr. Kenneth Sewell and the researcher, followed by questions and discussion from the audience. February’s researcher will be Dr. Justin Moss, Associate Professor in Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, to discuss “ThinkWater: Saving water in urban landscapes.” For more information go to fb.me/OSUResearchonTap or https://research.okstate.edu/rot

February 19 – 20: AARP Tax Aide Assistance

Tues 12:30 – 4:00 pm, Wed 9:30 am – 4 pm, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St. AARP volunteers will be at the library to assist in completing and filing tax forms from Monday, February 4 through Monday, April 15 on a first come, first served basis. To assist in the quick completion of your returns please visit http://library.stillwater.org/taxes.php for the list of items you should bring with you.

February 19 - April 2: Art Academy Tuesdays

Tuesdays, 3:30 - 5:00 pm, Prairie Arts Center, 1001 S. Duck St. This after-school art class is designed for students to develop his or her artistic aptitude. Throughout the course, students will build a foundation of drawing skills and art history knowledge, as well as be exposed to many new mediums in both the 2D and 3D arts. Open to all skill levels, this art class is intended for long-term growth in the visual arts. Students will receive expert hands-on art instruction, develop critical thinking skills and have lots of fun! Click here for more information.

February 19: Celebrating Books by OSU Authors

11:30 am – 1:00 pm, Anne Morris Greenwood Reading Room, Edmon Low Library, OSU Campus.  Each spring, the OSU Library honors OSU employees and students who have authored, co-authored or edited a book or published a major creative work such as musical composition, art exhibit catalog or audio recording in the past two years.  The purpose of Celebrating Books by OSU Authors is to recognize and honor these individuals' achievements, encourage academic dialogue and ensure that works by OSU authors are available to the University community by adding these pieces to the OSU Library's collection.

February 19: February Mixed Media Meetup

1:00 - 3:00 pm, Prairie Arts Center, 1001 S. Duck St. Calling all mixed media art enthusiasts! Sometimes it's nice to create in the peace and quiet of your art studio or craft room, but if you're like me, there are times you like to feel creative energy buzzing around you. This group will gather on the 3rd Tuesday of every month in an informal setting where friends meet to share tips and tricks. This group is for those interested in being creative in the midst of other creatives. Bring your projects and get inspired by other artists. Click here for more information.

February 19: Stillwater Ukulele Association Meeting

6:00 - 7:30 pm, Daddy O's Music Co., 115 N. Main St. The Stillwater Ukulele Association is a group of ukulele players who enjoy playing music together. We are an informal and supportive group whose goal is to jam and learn and have fun. We usually meet on the first and third Tuesdays of the month. We learn new songs and jam with old songs. Our meetings provide a friendly and encouraging environment, whether you're just getting started or have been playing for years.

February 19: Setting up Your Gmail Account Class

6:00 – 8:00 pm, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St. In this free class you will create a Gmail account and discover the very basics of sending and receiving email.  Registration is required. Space is limited. You can register online at https://tinyurl.com/LibraryTechHelp, stop by the library Help Desk, or call (405) 372-3633 x8106. 

February 19: Carl Victor Moore - Live

6:00 – 9:00 pm, Zannotti’s Wine Bar, 113 W. 7th Ave.  No cover, must be 21+ to enter.

February 19: Stillwater Brewers’ League Monthly Meeting

7:00 – 9:30 pm, Iron Monk Brewery, 519 S. Husband St.  Homebrewers of Stillwater, Oklahoma is a small, friendly group of beer and mead enthusiasts, spanning the range from novices to professional brewers.  Learn how to brew, participate in our regular homebrew competitions, and become a certified beer judge at Iron Monk. Visit http://stillwaterhomebrew.wixsite.com/stwbrew for more information.

February 20 - April 3: Art Academy Wednesdays

Wednesdays, 3:30 - 5:00 pm, Prairie Arts Center, 1001 S. Duck St. This after-school art class is designed for students to develop his or her artistic aptitude. Throughout the course, students will build a foundation of drawing skills and art history knowledge, as well as be exposed to many new mediums in both the 2D and 3D arts. Open to all skill levels, this art class is intended for long-term growth in the visual arts. Students will receive expert hands-on art instruction, develop critical thinking skills and have lots of fun! Click here for more information.

February 20: Making the Most of Retirement

1:30 pm, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St.  The February meeting of the Making the Most of Retirement special interest group will feature Shyla Eggers, Director of Public Relations at Stillwater Medical Center.  The title of her presentation is “An Update on New Developments at Stillwater Medical Center.”  This session, which will be held in the 3rd Floor Reception Area at the Stillwater Public Library, begins at 1:30.  More information about this special interest group, which is co-sponsored by the OSU Emeriti Association and the Stillwater Public Library, is available at https://retiredinstillwater.wordpress.com

February 21 & 28: Cooking is Fun with 5 and 6 Year Olds

3:30 - 4:45 pm, Prairie Arts Center, 1001 S. Duck St. These young chefs will make one dish each week in this cooking class. The first dish will be savory, (dinner that night) and second will be a dessert. In the process of mixing they will learn kitchen safety and how to measure ingredients. While food is baking they will design their own apron or illustrate their recipe pages. Click here for more information.

February 21 - April 4: Art Academy Thursdays

Thursdays, 4:30 - 6:00 pm, Prairie Arts Center, 1001 S. Duck St. This after-school art class is designed for students to develop his or her artistic aptitude. Throughout the course, students will build a foundation of drawing skills and art history knowledge, as well as be exposed to many new mediums in both the 2D and 3D arts. Open to all skill levels, this art class is intended for long-term growth in the visual arts. Students will receive expert hands-on art instruction, develop critical thinking skills and have lots of fun! Click here for more information.

February 21: 3rd Thursday at the Stillwater History Museum

2:00 – 4:00 pm, Stillwater History Museum, 702 S. Duncan St. Interactive children’s exploration series, great for children ages 6 to 12 years of age. Admission is free. This month: candle making.

February 21: SMAC Gala

6:30 – 8:30 pm, Sparrow Beginnings, 5317 S. Hartford St.  Stillwater Makes a Change Week is an annual philanthropic campaign initiated and led by Stillwater High School students to raise money and awareness for a local charity.  Every year, we choose a new charity to raise money and awareness for.  The SMAC 2018-2019 beneficiary is Mya's Promise.  https://www.myaspromise.org/  Individual tickets $100, table of 10, $750.  For further information contact Vana Phibbs at vphibbs@stillwaterschools.com

February 21 – 23: Adorable Affordables Consignment Sale

All day event, Payne County Expo Center, 4518 Expo Circle East.  Don’t miss Stillwater’s premiere seasonal sale that offers consignors a chance to sell gently used children’s, maternity, toys and craft supplies.  Visit http://www.adorableaffordable.net/ for additional information.

February 21 – 23: Arti Gras 6x6 Exhibit and Silent Auction

Daily, Modella Gallery, 721 S. Main St.  Modella Gallery is hosting its first annual Arti Gras 6x6 Exhibit and Silent Auction.  The exhibit will open on Thursday, February 21st, and will be on display until February 23rd.  The party will be Saturday, February 23rd from 5:00 to 9:00 pm, with the close of the Silent Auction and “People’s Choice Awards” announced at 8:00 pm.  There will be live music, Cajun food and a Bloody Mary Bar.  You are encouraged to come in costume!  A “selfie photo booth” will be on hand.  For more information visit Modella Gallery.

February 21 – 23: “True West”

Thur & Fri 7:30 pm, Sat 2:30 pm & 7:30 pm, 203 Gundersen Hall, OSU Campus.  Directed by Carly Conklin.  Produced in homage to the late Sam Shepard (1943-2017), one of the most acclaimed American playwrights of the late twentieth century, True West (1980) examines the American Dream and the American family from Shepard’s unique and prescient perspective.  Austin and Lee, two brothers as unlike as any could be, engage in a battle of wits for a screenplay and a lucrative Hollywood deal. For mature audiences$12 General Admission, $8 Senior-65+, $7 Students. Tickets available 2 weeks before the show: http://theatre.okstate.edu/current-season

February 21: Isaac McClung w/Dement – Live

7:00 – 9:00 pm, Iron Monk Brewery, 519 S. Husband.  Catch the talents of Stillwater favorite, Isaac McClung.  Isaac McClung is a twenty-two year old folk singer from Stillwater, OK  Born in California and raised in Maui, HI, Isaac grew up with a song in his heart and an instrument in his hand.  A drummer from the start, he eventually devoted himself to the guitar and more specifically songwriting.  Isaac has an innate melancholic joy for life, which he translates into soulful songs that resonate masterfully in folksy blues.  No cover, must be 21+ to enter. 

February 22: Elevate Leadership: “Leading Others Through Change”

11:30 am - 1:00 pm, Meridian Technology Center Campus. Change is an unavoidable reality of life. In our ever-evolving world, a leader must take responsibility for anticipating change, understanding its implications and guiding people through it. Doing this requires a blend of bravery, flexibility and determination. On February 22, during the Elevate Leadership series co-sponsored by the Stillwater Chamber of Commerce and Meridian Technology Center, Dr. Rebecca Eastham will present “Leading Others Through Change.” This session will unpack the common patterns and responses associated with change and will equip you with the skills to help yourself and others navigate the “white water” of change in today’s business environment. Registration is $15 per session and includes lunch. For more information or to register for the upcoming Elevate Leadership series visit www.meridiantech.edu/ElevateLeadership or contact Marcy Luter at marcyl@meridiantech.edu or (405) 377-3333 ext. 297 or toll-free at (888) 607-2509.

February 22: Calligraphy Demonstration

5:00 - 7:00 pm, Stillwater History Museum, 702 S. Duncan. Stop by the Stillwater History Museum to learn about calligraphy, see the tools used and try your hand at this elegant art. Led by Stephen Gorman. Admission is free.

February 22: Bruce Bensen – Live

8:00 – 11:00 pm, Zannotti’s Wine Bar, 113 W. 7th Ave.  No cover, must be 21+ to enter.

February 22: Shotgun Rider – Live

8:00 pm, Tumbleweed Dancehall, 5212 W. Lakeview Rd.  Doors open at 8:00 pm, event begins at 9:30 pm.  Must be 18+ to enter, advance tickets available.

February 23 - March 16: Teen Pottery Class - Intro to Wheel Throwing

Saturdays, 10:30 am - 12:30 pm, Prairie Arts Center, 1001 S. Duck St. This pottery class is specially designed for our teenage artists! In this four week class students will learn the basic techniques of throwing on the wheel. Each student will have access to a wheel each class and get four weeks of instruction. Reminder: The main focus will be learning the process of wheel throwing, not necessarily the product. Click here for more information.

February 23: Stillwater Cars & Coffee

9:00 am – Noon, 4300 W. 6th Ave.  Come join the team and community at Stillwater Honda Cars for a good old fashioned car meet.  All cars, bikes, and trucks are welcome to join us at this local monthly gathering of car enthusiasts.  It is completely free to exhibit or attend.  Tell your friends about it and help to spread the word by sharing the event!  In order to create a fun event for all ages and to maintain good relations with local businesses we ask the following of you: no burnouts, no racing, obey traffic laws, drive safely, A=and most importantly, have fun!

February 23: Faith, Family-n-Friends Craft Fair

9:00 am - 3:00 pm, Stillwater Elks Lodge, 202 E. McElroy Rd. All vendors and crafters welcome. Email for contact: deeswan2018@yahoo.com.

February 23: Stillwater Polar Plunge

10:00 am Registration, 11:00 am Plunge, Eskimo Joe’s Parking Lot, 501 W. Elm St. Jump into the chilly waters to help support Special Olympics! Minimum $75 donation to plunge. Be bold, get cold!

February 23: Activate Saturday

10:00 am - 12:00 pm, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St. Held on the last Saturday of the month. Try out a variety of bonus activities to activate your Saturday library time! Most activities will be similar to Try It Tuesdays earlier in the month. Best for elementary age children & families.

February 23: Basic Screenprinting Workshop

11:00 am - 4:00 pm, Prairie Arts Center, 1001 S. Duck St. Students will learn how to expose their design onto a silkscreen coated with a photosensitive emulsion.  After the exposure the screen will be ready to print on totes, t-shirts or posters.  No experience in screenprinting is necessary. Designs must be one color and submitted to Prairie Arts Center prior to the workshop at infoartscenter@okstate.edu. 13x13 tote(s) will be provided. 12.5 x 19 Poster paper will be provided. Students may also bring their own t-shirts to print on. (please keep image size in mind of T-shirt.) Click here for more information.

February 23: Big Brothers Big Sisters Mardi Gras Casino Night

6:00 pm, Wes Watkins Center, OSU Campus.  Join Big Brothers Big Sisters for an evening filled with great food, live and silent auctions and casino games.  For additional information or to purchase tickets click here.

February 23: Val Gladden Due – Live

8:00 – 11:00 pm, Zannotti’s Wine Bar, 113 W. 7th Ave.  No cover, must be 21+ to enter.

February 23: Jackson Tillman CD Release

9:00 pm, Tumbleweed Dancehall, 5212 W. Lakeview Rd. Tickets are $8.00 at the door or available at amplitix.com.

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February 24: Sun Earth Universe Exhibit Grand Opening

1:00 - 4:00 pm, Oklahoma WONDERtorium, 308 W. Franklin Ln. Calling all jedi, stormtroopers, princesses, aliens and smugglers. Don’t miss the next exhibit grand opening at the WONDERtorium. Costumes are welcome. Come meet some of your favorite “bad guys doing good!”

February 24: Ecumenical Hymn Sing

2:20 pm, First Christian Church, 411 W. Matthew. This event consists of a collection of familiar hymns sung by the congregation and accompanied by the organ. In addition, there will be a free will offering in the back of the sanctuary, where all proceeds will go to Our Daily Bread. This will be an ecumenical event where all are welcome, so invite your family and friends to sing with us.

February 25 – 27: AARP Tax Aide Assistance

Mon & Wed 9:30 am – 4 pm, Tues 12:30 – 4:00 pm, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St. AARP volunteers will be at the library to assist in completing and filing tax forms from Monday, February 4 through Monday, April 15 on a first come, first served basis. To assist in the quick completion of your returns please visit http://library.stillwater.org/taxes.php for the list of items you should bring with you.

February 25 - March 3: 2019 Chamber Music Festival

Various Times, Various Locations. In anticipation of its October 2019 opening, the McKnight Center for the Performing Arts presents its second Chamber Music Festival, featuring a series of intimate soirée performances, a youth concert for area students, masterclasses for OSU student musicians, and a free community concert. Internationally known pianist Anne-Marie McDermott returns as Artistic Director, along with the famed St. Lawrence Quartet—Geoff Nuttall, violin; Owen Dalby, violin; Lesley Robertson, viola; and Christopher Costanza, cello—and renowned musicians Alexander Kerr, violin, and Tara Helen O’Conner, flute. Don’t miss your chance to experience these world-class musicians in a series of never-to-be-repeated performances. Click here for more information and full schedule.

February 25: Cowgirl Basketball Alumni Watch Party

8:00 – 10:00 pm, Iron Monk Brewery, 519 S. Husband St.  Join us at Iron Monk for a watch party as the Cowgirl Basketball team takes on the Sooners!  The game tips off at 8:00 pm  Members of the OSU Alumni Association receive 1 free beer during the game!

February 26 & 28: Portrait Drawing with Jude Tolar

6:00 - 8:30 pm, Prairie Arts Center, 1001 S. Duck St. Teenage artists around Stillwater, come learn how to draw a portrait with artist Jude Tolar! In this two-session workshop, Jude will introduce portrait drawing techniques and participants will work from a live model that will be present both days. Pencil, charcoal sticks, & newsprint paper will be available, but feel free to bring in personal sketchbooks or drawing material. Click here for more information.

February 26: Noon Concert Series

12:00 noon – 1:00 pm, Peggy V. Helmerich Browsing Room, Edmon Low Library, OSU Campus.  The Noon Concert Series features students from the OSU Music Department performing free concerts in an informal setting.  The concerts are open to the public.  Attendees are encouraged to bring lunch; drinks and dessert are provided.  This popular series showcases students' talents and provides continued cultural programming in the Library.  This series is sponsored by the Friends of the OSU Library and the OSU Music Department.  Trombone Ensembles will be featured for this performance.

February 26: Jimmy Stapp – Live

6:00 – 9:00 pm, Zannotti’s Wine Bar, 113 W. 7th Ave.  No cover, must be 21+ to enter.

February 27: Roundtable with Cristina Gonzalez

5:00 pm, OSU Museum of Art, 720 S. Husband St. This discussion led by Cristina Gonzalez, PhD, Associate Professor of Art History, will examine the (re)presentation of female stigmatics in Iberia, Spanish America, and the Philippines and the theological and pectoral claims prompted by such works.

February 28: House Buying and Selling 101

6:00 - 9:00, Meridian Technology Center, 1312 S. Sangre Rd. Local Realtor, insurance agent, home inspector, and lender will answer all of your questions about buying and selling. No cost to register. Learn what it takes to get qualified for a loan. Learn about the inspection and repair process. How do you choose which insurance policy is the best? How do you negotiate an offer? These topics and more await you! Contact Sharyl Pickens at 405-314-5437 for details. Visit the Facebook event page for more information.

February 28: MORGAN – Live

7:00 – 9:00 pm, Iron Monk Brewery, 519 S. Husband St.  Join us for the musical talents of Iron Monk's own Morgan.  Spawned on Oct.31st, 2011, MORGAN brings the sultry, summer nights to every performance with multiple instruments, many genres, strong, husky vocals, well trained world-class musicians, and captivating songwriting.  Morgan Reynolds - Vocals/sax/piano/guitar/songwriting/manager; Victor Denny - Lead guitar; Wayne Bovenschen - Percussion; Dave Grounds - Bass guitar.  https://morganband.com/  No cover, must be 21+ to enter.

February 28: A Concert of Soloists

7:30 - 9:00 pm, Seretean Center, OSU Campus. Featuring: Richard Riedl, horn; Jason Wolfe, trombone; Derek Johnson, marimba; and Nicholas Losos, trombone. General Admission: $10, Students & Seniors: $7. Visit the Facebook event page for more information.

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All Month Long:

Stillwater and World War I

Tues-Fri 11:00 am - 5:00 pm, Sat-Sun 1:00 - 4:00 pm, Stillwater History Museum, 702 S. Duncan St. The Stillwater History Museum at the Sheerar is pleased to present its newest exhibit “Stillwater and World War I” which is now open and will remain on display until next summer. The exhibit highlights Stillwater’s role in supporting the war efforts including the creation of the Payne County Council of Defense which helped with publicity, conservation of food and fuel, military preparedness, and the promotion of Liberty Bonds, war savings stamps, and Red Cross campaigns. The exhibit talks about several of these programs and features items from Stillwater’s residents who served in the Great War including Oscar David Houston, Myatt W. Myatt and James E. Berry. The exhibit also includes an interactive for visitors to learn a little about the trench combat that dominated World War I. Admission is always free. The Stillwater History Museum at the Sheerar is a non-profit museum administered by the Stillwater Museum Association board of trustees. To learn more about our current exhibit and upcoming programs go to sheerarmuseum.org or find us on Facebook.

Washed Up

Tues 11:00 am – 4:00 pm, Wed – Thur 11:00 am – 7:00 pm, Fri – Sat 11:00 am – 4:00 pm, OSU Museum of Art, 720 S. Husband St.  Washed Up explores the environmental challenges of water insecurity and climate change to human life and biodiversity through the lens of art.  The multimedia installation by Kansas artist Marguerite Perret incorporates photographs and porcelain casts of aquatic specimens.  These components represent what might have washed up on shores 250 million years ago and what is washing up on shores today.  The first of a three-part exhibition series, Washed Up invites visitors to think about the impact of water events — regionally and globally — on geographies, cultures, and economies.  This exhibit is on display January 8 – March 9, 2019.

Instructional Open Studio in Pottery

Times and Days vary, Prairie Arts Center, 1001 S. Duck St.The goal of Instructional Open Studio is for students to work freely within a flexible schedule while an instructor is present. Instructional Open Studio is open to students that have taken the Introduction to Pottery and with beginner to advanced pottery knowledge. During these hours students may come in and work, this is not a led class, but more of a working studio where questions can be addressed to instructors and peers. We hope to create an environment where students can experiment and get creative while having a community of support! Click here for more information.

 

Stillwater Farmer’s Market

Saturdays, 8:00 am - 1:00 pm, Prairie Arts Center, 1001 S. Duck St. Come see the wide variety of delicious and freshly baked breads, locally harvested honey, asparagus, potatoes, and farm and pasture raised pork, beef, and chicken. In addition, there is also a great selection of fresh fruits and vegetables. Visit the Stillwater Farmers' Market Facebook page or Website for more information.

Tot Time

Tuesdays, 10:30 - 11:00 am, Oklahoma WONDERtorium, 308 W. Franklin Ln. Enjoy quality time with your little one as we sing songs, read stories, and interact with movement in the Little WONDERs Exhibit. Tot time is a great way to bond with your child since interacting with your child one-on-one encourages development of language skills and muscle control. Interacting with others also aids in building social skills along with emotional skills for your child. Please join us at the start time for the best learning experience. Recommended age is 0-24 months. Free with admission.

 

Story Time

Tuesdays, 11:00 - 11:30 am, Oklahoma WONDERtorium, 308 W. Franklin Ln. Enjoy an interactive experience as literacy comes to life through books, music, and movement. Story Time is a great way to have fun with your child while also encouraging the development of skills. Story Time is designed for all ages from the young to the young at heart. Please join us at the start time for the best learning experience. Free with admission. 

 

Exploration Station

Wednesdays and Fridays, 3:15 - 4:45 pm, Oklahoma WONDERtorium, 308 W. Franklin Ln. Join us as we explore creativity with things that fly. All of these are drop-in activities. Free with admission. Drop in at any point during the posted time frame to participate in these activities.

STEAM Time

Thursdays, 3:15 - 4:45 pm, Oklahoma WONDERtorium, 308 W. Franklin Ln. Future engineers, scientists, and inventors: join us for experiments and activities that identify with exploration, creativity, and natural inquisitiveness. This is a drop-in activity designed for all ages.

 

Babytime Storytime

Tuesdays, 9:30 am, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St. Baby time is a program designed for babies, birth to 15 months old. Babies will discover books, songs and rhymes led by the librarian for the first 15 minutes followed by stay and play time.

 

Toddler Storytime

Thursdays, 9:30 am and 10:30 am, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St. Children 1 to 2 years will interact with stories, songs and movement activities for the first 15-20 minutes followed by stay and play time. Story time programs are free and open to the public.

3+ Storytime

Fridays, 10:00 am and 11:00 am, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St. Children 3to 4 years will interact with shorter books, songs, and a simple craft. Story time programs are free and open to the public.

 

Preschool Storytime

Mondays, 9:30 am and 10:30 am, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St. Preschool Storytime activities include: weekly themed stories, songs, finger plays and action rhymes, filmstrip and a craft. Supervising adults are requested to accompany their children, geared towards ages 2-5 years. Story time programs are free and open to the public.

 

Evening Family Storytime

Mondays, 6:30 pm, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St. Family Storytime includes weekly themed stories, songs, a film, and a craft. It is free and open to families with kids of all ages, geared toward ages 6 and younger.

Try-It Tuesdays

Tuesdays, 3:30 - 5:30 pm, Stillwater Public Library, 1007 S. Duck St. This program features a project, science activity or craft on a new topic each week. Parents can find out about upcoming program topics by checking the library’s Facebook events or by picking up a monthly children’s calendar.

Fribrary

Fridays 6:30 - 8:30 pm, Stillwater Public Library, Room 119, 1107 S. Duck St. For teens grades 6-12. Events report once months as follows:

First Friday: Teen Advisory Committee (TAC). If you're interested in helping decide which programs and activities the library will have for teens, then join the advisory committee! TAC meets from 5:30 - 6:30 pm. You'll need to fill out the application and drop it off at the library or email it to abell@stillwater.org. TAC members are invited to stay afterward and hang out from 6:30 - 8:30 pm.

 Second Friday: Anime Club. Enjoy anime & Asian snacks. Email abell@stillwater.org with your full name and grade to sign up for email reminders, or send suggestions for what you want to watch (PG-13/TV-14 and under, please)!

 Third Friday: Makerspace. Makerspace runs September through April. We are currently working on a hydroponic garden. Email abell@stillwater.org to sign up for email reminders.

 Fourth Friday: Fandom Friday. Fandom Fridays are held the fourth Friday of every month, excluding June & July. Join us in January for Tabletop Games, in February for Doctor Who, in March for Video Game (5th Friday, 3/29, to avoid Spring Break), and in April for Star Wars.

 

Builders Club

Wednesdays 3:30 and 6:00 pm, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St. Builders Club is for Kindergarten - 5th grade. Lego blocks and KNEX will be provided by the library on alternating weeks.

 

Stillwater Roller Derby Practices

Sundays and Wednesdays, 8:00 - 10:00 pm, Stillwater Rollerdome, 1519 Cimarron Plaza. For women 18+, men 18+, and juniors 9-17. No experience necessary. 2017 teams are now forming. Email stilllwaterrollerderby@gmail.com, visit their Facebook page for more information or call 405-334-8108.

WW Classes

Tuesdays at 10:00 am and 12:15 pm, Thursdays at 5:30 pm, Saturdays 9:00 am (weigh-in begins a half-hour prior), Wyndham Garden Hotel, 600 E. McElroy Rd. Learn about the new Freestyle program that gives people more freedom, flexibility, and better results.  More than 200 foods have been added to the zero Points list.  Contact Debbie Pestridge for more information at 405-269-3388.

 

Stillwater Depression, Bi-Polar Support Alliance Group Meeting

Tuesdays, 6:30 pm, First Presbyterian Church, 524 S. Duncan. Meeting together is essential to recovery. One of the most helpful things one person can say to (or hear from) another is "I've been there." Depression and bipolar disorder can be isolating illnesses, but DBSA has many ways to help connect you with others who have been there as well. Contact Karen 405-624-1518 for more information.

 

Celebrate Recovery

Sundays 6:30 pm, Eagle Heights Baptist Church, 2617 N. Jardot Road. Celebrate Recovery is a Christ-centered 12 step program for anyone struggling with any type of hurt, habit, or hangup. Childcare is available upon request.

Trivia Live in the Iron Monk Tap Room

Wednesdays, 7:00 - 9:00 pm, Iron Monk Tap Room, 519 S. Husband St.  Form a team and make it a weekly outing to look forward to while you enjoy craft beer and PurdyQ BBQ.  You will battle for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd prize giveaways!

 

Louie's Trivia Night

Tuesdays, 8:30 pm, Louie's Grill and Bar, 720 S. Main St.

 

Louie's Bingo Night

Wedesdays, 8:30 pm, Louie's Grill and Bar, 720 S. Main St.

Mexico Joe’s Bingo Night

Wednesdays, 8:00 pm, Mexico Joe’s, 311 E. Hall of Fame Ave.

Mexico Joe’s Travia Night

Thursdays, 8:00 pm, Mexico Joe’s, 311 E. Hall of Fame Ave.

Mexico Joe’s Acoustic Music and Wheel O Beer

Wednesdays, 10:00 pm, Mexico Joe’s, 311 E. Hall of Fame Ave. February 6: Cale Lester, February 13: Hosty, February 20: Dylan Stewart, February 27: Chris Jones & The Flycatchers.

 

The Garage Bingo Night

Thursdays, 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm, The Garage, 520 W. Elm Ave.

StillyArts Open Studio

Fridays, 6:30 - 8:00 pm, StillyArts, 1207 S. Main St. Open Studio every Friday offers 7 different activities/ stations for kids to explore and create their own masterpiece.  Activities include Free Style Painting, Play dough Station, Chalk Station, Henna tattoos, Ceramic Painting, Bounce house Fun and Toy Station.  Studio fee is $7 for kids 2 and older (Free for Stillyarts Arts and Drama Students).  Our Art instructors are available during this time to guide you, if needed.

Zumba Classes

Mondays at 5:30 pm, Wednesdays at 5:30 pm, and Saturdays at 10:00 am, StillyArts, 1207 S. Main St. StillyArts is about exploring your creativity through art and dance. We offer art and dance classes for all ages and Zumba fitness for adults. You can view artwork, dance routine, friday night dance socials, events and other fun stuff happening at studio at https://www.facebook.com/stillyarts

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Oklahoma State University Athletics



Cowgirl Basketball

February 6:  Cowgirls vs Oklahoma, 8:00 pm

February 12:  Cowgirls vs Texas, 7:00 pm

February 20:  Cowgirls vs West Virginia, 6:00 pm

February 23:  Cowgirls vs Kansas, 1:00 pm



Cowboy Basketball

February 2:  Cowboys vs Kansas State, 5:00 pm

February 13:  Cowboys vs Texas Tech, 8:00 pm

February 18:  Cowboys vs TCU, 8:00 pm



Wrestling

February 1:  Cowboys vs Northern Iowa, 7:00 pm

February 3:  Cowboys vs Lehigh, 1:30 pm

February 8:  Cowboys vs Air Force, 7:00 pm

February 24:  Cowboys vs Iowa, 2:00 pm



Cowboy Tennis

February 1:  Cowboys vs Ole Miss, 5:00 pm

February 20:  Cowboys vs University of Tulsa, 5:00 pm



Cowgirl Tennis

February 2:  Cowgirls vs UCLA, 3:00 pm



Baseball

February 19:  Cowboys vs Little Rock, 4:05 pm

February 20:  Cowboys vs Little Rock, 4:05 pm

February 22:  Cowboys vs Wright State, 4:05 pm

February 23:  Cowboys vs Wright State, 2:05 pm

February 24:  Cowboys vs Wright State, 1:05 pm

February 26:  Cowboys vs Oral Roberts, 4:05 pm





Stillwater High School Athletics



Lady Pioneer/Pioneer Basketball

February 15:  Lady Pioneers/Pioneers vs Deer Creek, 6:00 pm/7:30 pm



Pioneer Baseball

February 12:  Pioneers vs Mustang, 5:00 pm

February 14:  Pioneers vs Hennessey, 5:00 pm

February 18:  Pioneers vs Chandler, 4:30 pm

February 19:  Pioneers vs Cushing, 4:30 pm

February 23:  Pioneers vs Enid/Midwest City, 11:00 am

February 26:  Pioneers vs Kingfisher, 4:30 pm

February 28:  Pioneers vs Tecumseh, 4:30 pm


Pioneer Soccer Preseason Festivals

February 16: Junior Varsity Boys Festival, 4:00 pm

February 16: Pioneer Boys and Girls Festival, 9:00 am

February 19: Stillwater Girls Festival, 4:00 pm

February 26: Boys and Girls Spring Thaw Festival, 4:00 pm

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Coming Soon:

March 1: Glowing Unicorn Kids Paint Party

6:30 - 8:00 pm, StillyArts LLC, 1207 S. Main St. All kids and kid at heart are invited to come and paint a beautiful glow in the dark unicorn painting. These canvases are pre-drawn and professional instructors are going to guide you step by step to finish the painting. Visit the Facebook event page for more information.

March 12: Taste of Stillwater 2019

5:30 - 7:30 pm, Payne County Expo Center, 4518 Expo Cir E. Highlighting food showcased & donated by Stillwater area restaurants, Taste of Stillwater gives ticket holders a chance to sample and discover the best of Stillwater cuisine. The family-oriented event features an all-you-can-eat buffet that is sure to please everyone. More than 35 restaurants traditionally participate in the event and over 1,000 people usually attend! Proceeds help fund SPEF grants & programs. 2019 is our 22nd annual Taste of Stillwater event! Click here for tickets and more information.

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