August 1 – 5: Intrigue and Impressions-25 Years of Printmaking

9:00 am – 5:00 pm, 107 Bartlett Center.  In recognition of the longstanding tradition of excellence in printmaking at Oklahoma State University, Intrigue and Impressions: 25 Years of Printmaking is a graduate student curated exhibition drawn from the collection of Mark Sisson, professor of printmaking at OSU, and will explore printmaking techniques, portfolios, and networks.

 

August 1 – 6: Vision of Impressionism-Paintings from the Oklahoma Society of Impressionists

11:00 am – 4:00 pm, OSU Museum of Art, 720 S. Husband St.  This exhibition showcases highlights of recent works by artists from the Oklahoma Society of Impressionists (OSI).  The OSI began in 1987 when a group of artists met in Taos, New Mexico, at a plein aire workshop.  The group was formed to represent and support Oklahoma artists painting in the impressionist style, to raise public appreciation for plein aire, and to promote excellence in representational art.  "Vision of Impressionism" is on view at the Oklahoma State University Museum of Art from June 20 through Aug. 6.  Hours: 11 am to 4 pm.

 

August 1 – 11: Kids Bowl Free

11:00 am Sunday thru Friday, Frontier Lanes Bowling Alley, 3524 N. Washington St.  Kids Bowl Free is a program that allows you to sign your child up to receive coupons for free games of bowling during the summer.  Shoe rental rates do apply which are $3.50 per person.  Go to https://www.kidsbowlfree.com/frontier and select the Stillwater location.  Fill out the form to create an account.  Receive an email that has a link to your coupons and print the coupons and bring them in or bring in a mobile device which has access to the email used as wellTimes for Kids Bowl Free: (some dates are blacked out, they are listed on the sign-up page at kidsbowlfree.com)  •Monday thru Thursday - 11:00 am - 4:00 pm•Friday - 11:00 am - 7:00 pm•Sunday - 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm

 

August 1: Sister Helping Sister Donation Drive

Now through Aug. 31st, drop off your donations of bras (new or gently used), new panties (all womens & girls sizes), and feminine hygiene products (new boxes of pads and/or tampons), at “Sisters Helping Sisters” collection boxes at three locations:  Whisper Intimate Apparel, 905 S. Main; YMCA, 204 S. Duck; or Cimarron Medical Services, 723 Eastgate.  Items will be distributed to local charities.  Sponsored by the Lunch Bunch Extension Group of Payne County Home & Community Education.

 

August 1: Stillwater Farmer’s Market

2:00 – 5:30, Stillwater Medical Center, 600 S. Adams St.  Enjoy Mondays at the Stillwater Farmers' Market located at the Stillwater Medical Center parking lot on Adams Street.  Support local farmers, learn about seasonal produce and discover new recipes at this family friendly event.  You will find fresh fruits and vegetables, plants, jams and jellies, baked goods and so much more! Visit their Facebook page or Website for more information.

 

August 1:  Kids’ Night at MoJo’s

5:00 – 9:00 pm, MoJo’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Grill, 223 E. Hall of Fame Ave.  Let the good times roll every Monday!  Kids 12 and under eat free with the purchase of an adult meal.  Limit one kids' meal per adult meal.  Kids 12 and under also get free shoe rental from 5:00 - 9:00 p.m. with $2 per person per game of bowling for everyone all day long!

 

August 1:  Monday Night Golf League Night

6:00 – 10:00 pm, White Barn Estates, 2020 E. Lakeview Dr.  $10/player (cart is additional fee).  2-player scramble paying 1st, 2nd & 3rd cash.  No handicapLive MusicGive-a-waysFor more information call 877-594-4827

 

August 1:  Monday Writers

6:30 – 7:30 pm, Stillwater Public Library 1107 S. Duck St.  A new satellite group of Stillwater Writers meets the first Monday of each month (except if library is closed, then will not meet until next month) at 6:30pm at the Stillwater Library (check info board in lobby for room number). This groups' focus is on the Art & Craft of Writing: writing well, finding markets, resources, etc.  For additional information, contact Judith Sexton at 405-743-1965.

 

August 2:  Cimarron Valley Quilters’ Guild

10:00 am & 6:00 pm, First Church of the Nazarene, 1023 E. Will Rogers.  Do you enjoy auctions and garage sales?  Do you enjoy quilting, sewing or handwork?  If so, you won’t want to miss the Cimarron Valley Quilters’ Guild (CVQG) auction of fabric yardage and scraps, kits, rulers, books, magazines, and more.  Highway 51 Auction and Consignment will conduct the auction.  CVQG will present this event to the Stillwater Community.  Two separate auctions with separate items.  Come and bring a friend.  All are welcome.  Cash or check only.  No cards.

 

August 2:  Stillwater Ukulele Association Meeting and Jam

6:00 – 7:30 pm, Daddy O’s, 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 meet the first and third Tuesdays of each month.  We learn new songs and jam with old songs.  Our meetings provide a friendly and encouraging environment, whether you are just getting started or have been playing for years.

 

August 2:  2016 National Night Out

6:00 – 9:00 pm, Southern Woods Park, 11th Ave & Hester St.  The National Night Out initiative is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood relationships to make neighborhoods safer and a better place to live.  Join the Stillwater Police Department in a fun time for the whole family!  There will be a Splash Pad, inflatables, food, prizes, games, music, child ID kits, and, of course, Dunk-A-Cop that you will not want to miss!  Meet your neighbors, law enforcement, first responders and businesses.

 

August 2: Stillwater Depression, Bi-Polar Support Alliance Group Meeting

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.

 

August 2: Ocean Disco Live at Willie’s Saloon

9:00 – 11:00 pm, Willie’s Saloon, 323 S. Washington St.  Ocean Disco is influenced by and has been compared to artists such as STS9, Tycho, DJ Shadow, Ulrich Schnauss and the Scottish electronic music Duo, Boards of Canada.  Themes of nostalgia, longing, childhood and the natural world are interspersed throughout Ocean Disco's work.  For a full list of Summer Live Music events in Stillwater, check out the Facebook event outlining performance schedules, venues and band highlights.

 

August 3:  Stillwater Farmer’s Market

8:00 am – 1:00 pm, Strickland Park, 309 N. Main St.  Enjoy Wednesdays at Stillwater's Farmers' Market.  Support local farmers, learn about seasonal produce and discover new recipes at this family friendly event.  They have fresh fruits and vegetables, plants, jams and jellies, baked goods and so much more!  Visit their Facebook page or Website for more information.

 

August 3: DEEP-Diabetes Empowerment Education Program

10:00 – 11:30 am, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St.  Each session of Diabetes Empowerment Education will go through activities and training that provide tools to manage blood sugar.  Learn how eating, exercise, stress management and medication management help prevent or delay the complications that stem from uncontrolled blood sugar.  Learn to live well with diabetes!  His program is free but you MUST register.  Register here for this program.

 

August 3: DivorceCare Support Group

6:30 – 8:00 pm, First United Methodist Church, 400 W. 7th St. DivorceCare is a weekly seminar/support group that will help you heal from the hurt of divorce/separation whether you are experiencing divorce currently or in the past. This group is a nondenominational program which features practical information and biblical teaching for people recovering from divorce or separation. It offers a warm, caring environment led by people who understand what you are going through. Gain hope for your future! There is a $15 registration fee for materials. Childcare is available upon request. For further information, contact Pastor Mike Chaffin at 405 372-5854. To register in advance, please call FUMC office or register online at www.fumcstw.org/divorcecare.

 

August 3: Trivia Live in the Iron Monk Tap Room

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!  

 

August 3:  Acoustic Night & Wheel-O-Beer at Eskimo Joe’s

10:00 pm – 2:00 am, Eskimo Joe’s, 501 W Elm Ave.  Join the Eskimo Joe's crew late night Wednesdays for some great live tunes and drink features from the Wheel-O-Beer starting at 10:00 p.m.  Eskimo Joe's is a laid back and smoke-free atmosphere with live music, pool, beer pong and more!  Eskimo Joe's is known for intimate live music and hosts great bands!  Every Wednesday at 10:00 p.m. tops are popped off domestic long necks for just $1.50 including, but not limited to: Leinenkugel's Summer Shandy, Redd's Apple Ale, Third Shift, Shocktop, Bud Light and Coors Light, just to name a few.  Well drinks are $2.50 all the time!

 

August 4:  Ladies’ Night at Eskimo Joe’s

10:00 pm – 2:00 am, Eskimo Joe’s, 501 W. Elm Ave.  Join the Eskimo Joe's crew late night Thursdays for Ladies Night starting at 10:00 p.m.  Ladies enjoy free 16 oz. domestic drafts and guys drink $1.50 domestic long necks.  Enjoy the intimate dance floor downstairs and great house music!  Eskimo Joe's is a laid back and smoke-free atmosphere with live music, pool, beer pong and more!  Eskimo Joe's is known for intimate live music and hosts great bands!  Don't miss Stillwater's Jumpin' Little Juke Joint after 10:00 p.m.!

 

August 5:  2016 Spears School of Business Golf Classic @ Karsten Creek

All day event, Karsten Creek Golf Course 1800 Memorial Dr.  For the third year in a row, the OSU Spears School of Business is bringing back the golf scramble at Karsten Creek.  Those who played in the previous two Golf Classics thought it was a great success and asked for another venture on the greens.  We will devote any net proceeds from this year’s event to the general scholarship fund for use by Spears School of Business students.  Come join us for a great fun outing and bring your friends!  •Individual registration – $325 per person by June 2; $375 June 3 and after.  •Teams of 4 registration – $1,200 ($300 per person) by June 2; $1,500 ($375 per person June 3 and after.  Register here!  We will contact you closer to the date for the names of your team members.  Participant fee includes lunch, refreshments, goody bag and shirt.  Must be 18 or older to play in the Golf Classic.

 

August 5: StoryLab at Oklahoma State University Museum of Art

2:00 – 3:00 pm, OSU Museum of Art, 720 S. Husband St.  Join us in the gallery for art-inspired story time all summer on Fridays at 2:00 p.m.  This event is suited for toddlers through the sixth grade.  Admission is free and no RSVP is required.

 

August 5: Tres Dudes live at Willie’s Saloon

6:00 – 9:00 pm, Willie’s Saloon, 323 S. Washington St.  Tres Dudes is a unique blend of acoustic blues, classic rock, folk and Americana, featuring William DiLorenzo and his silky improvised leads on his old Martin.  Early in his career William became an icon in Monterey, California in the 70's rock and roll scene.  Steve Long sets aside his electric bass to pick up his big, fat, Hawaiian made, acoustic bass.  Steve joined his first band in 1964 and continues to play a wide range of musical instruments from flute to guitar.  Dan Siebert plays baritone ukulele, 8 string tenor ukulele, and banjolele, and completes this original sound with his rich baritone vocals.  For a full list of Summer Live Music events in Stillwater, check out the Facebook event outlining performance schedules, venues and band highlights.

 

August 6:  Stillwater Farmer’s Market

8:00 am – 1:00 pm, Strickland Park, 309 N. Main St.  Enjoy Wednesdays at Stillwater's Farmers' Market.  Support local farmers, learn about seasonal produce and discover new recipes at this family friendly event.  They have fresh fruits and vegetables, plants, jams and jellies, baked goods and so much more!  Visit their Facebook page or Website for more information.

 

August 6: Open House at The Botanic Garden at Oklahoma State University

9:00 am – 3:00 pm, 3300 W. 6th Ave.  Why not grab your family, friends or come out on your own and head out to The Botanic Garden at Oklahoma State University?  Every first and third Saturdays of each month, our gardens are open for you to enjoy the beauty and the bounty that nature offers.  Our friendly Botanic Garden Ambassadors will be available to greet guests, to help answer your own gardening and plant questions and to give you information about our gardens.  Free and open to the public.

 

August 6: Oklahoma State University Fan Appreciation Day

1:00 – 3:00 pm, Gallagher-Iba Arena, OSU Campus.  If you are an OSU Fan, you are appreciated!  Join Oklahoma State University Athletics at Fan Appreciation Day inside the famous Gallagher-Iba.  Meet and greet both Cowgirl Soccer and Cowboy Football teams for autograph signing!  One autographed item per person and doors will open at 12 noon.  No photographs with coaches or athletes will be allowed.  Free posters and schedule cards will be available.  The teams will be divided into four zones during the autograph session, with one group on each corner of the concourse level of the arena.  Maps will be available at the event showing the players and coaches designated for each zone.  Parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis in the Boone Pickens Stadium lots.  Go Pokes!

 

August 6: Grown-Up Fun: A Night of Laughs Fundraiser

6:00 - 7:30 pm or 8:30 - 10:00 pm. BDF Comedy and Oklahoma WONDERtorium have partnered for a 21-and-up event featuring five of Oklahoma’s best comedians. The evening offers two performances to choose from. Tickets are $55/person, including complimentary hors d’oeuvres and wine, as well as craft beer from Stillwater’s Iron Monk. Now in it's second year, this event helps to fund the operation costs, programming expenses and scholarship initiatives of Oklahoma WONDERtorium. Tickets now available online at https://okwondertorium.yapsody.com/event/index/43917/grown-up-fun-2016

August 8: Sister Helping Sister Donation Drive

Now through Aug. 31st, drop off your donations of bras (new or gently used), new panties (all womens & girls sizes), and feminine hygiene products (new boxes of pads and/or tampons), at “Sisters Helping Sisters” collection boxes at three locations:  Whisper Intimate Apparel, 905 S. Main; YMCA, 204 S. Duck; or Cimarron Medical Services, 723 Eastgate.  Items will be distributed to local charities.  Sponsored by the Lunch Bunch Extension Group of Payne County Home & Community Education.

 

August 8: Stillwater Farmer’s Market

2:00 – 5:30, Stillwater Medical Center, 600 S. Adams St.  Enjoy Mondays at the Stillwater Farmers' Market located at the Stillwater Medical Center parking lot on Adams Street.  Support local farmers, learn about seasonal produce and discover new recipes at this family friendly event.  You will find fresh fruits and vegetables, plants, jams and jellies, baked goods and so much more! Visit their Facebook page or Website for more information.

 

August 8: Kids’ Night at MoJo’s

5:00 – 9:00 pm, MoJo’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Grill, 223 E. Hall of Fame Ave.  Let the good times roll every Monday!  Kids 12 and under eat free with the purchase of an adult meal.  Limit one kids' meal per adult meal.  Kids 12 and under also get free shoe rental from 5:00 - 9:00 p.m. with $2 per person per game of bowling for everyone all day long!

 

August 8: Monday Night Golf League Night

6:00 – 10:00 pm, White Barn Estates, 2020 E. Lakeview Dr.  $10/player (cart is additional fee).  2-player scramble paying 1st, 2nd & 3rd cash.  No handicapLive MusicGive-a-waysFor more information call 877-594-4827

 

August 8: Introduction to Essential Oils Class

6:30 pm,  Stillwater American National Office (Behind Tag Agency), 2323 W 7th Suite 1. This class is a 101 Introduction to Young Living Essential Oils with the Premium Starter Kit. It will go over each oil and how to use it. They will also be teaching on how to have a chemical free household. Young Living is known for their oils, but also are a Wellness Company. If you are looking for a company that provides products for household cleaning, beauty products/personal care, nutrition, animals, or supplements this class is for you. Contact Karetha Bruns at 580-309-7864 for more information. 

 

August 9: HR Matters Series “Balancing Besties and Business”

11:30 am – 1:00 pm, Meridian Technology Center, 1312 S. Sangre Rd.  Join Bonnie Cain-Wood, Communication Services Manager for OSU Libraries, as she helps you examine the benefits and challenges of friendship in the workplace.  Cain-Wood will discuss common stumbling blocks like social media posts, as well how you can coach others to create healthy boundaries in your organization.  This session will encourage you to redefine what workplace friendship should look like for you, and how to set and maintain those lines going forward.  Registration is $15 per session and includes lunch.  For more information or to enroll, contact Marcy Luter, Coordinator of Staff and Management Development Training, at marcyl@meridiantech.edu or (405) 377-3333 ext. 297 or toll-free at (888) 607-2509 or visit meridiantech.edu/HRMatters.

 

August 9: Master Gardener 2016 Tuesday Evening Gardening Series

6:00 – 7:30 pm, The Botanic Gardens, 3300 W. 6th Ave.  Join us at the garden the second Tuesday of each month for a variety of gardening programs designed to walk someone through the complete gardening experience.  Harvest Presentation and Fall Gardening are the topics for the evening.  The program is free and open to all.  Please call Keith Reed at 405-747-8320 or email keith.reed@okstate.edu in advance if you plan to attend, so they can be adequately prepared.  

 

August 9: Stillwater Depression, Bi-Polar Support Alliance Group Meeting

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.

 

August 10: Stillwater Farmer’s Market

8:00 am – 1:00 pm, Strickland Park, 309 N. Main St.  Enjoy Wednesdays at Stillwater's Farmers' Market.  Support local farmers, learn about seasonal produce and discover new recipes at this family friendly event.  They have fresh fruits and vegetables, plants, jams and jellies, baked goods and so much more!  Visit their Facebook page or Website for more information.

 

August 10: DEEP-Diabetes Empowerment Education Program

10:00 – 11:30 am, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St.  Each session of Diabetes Empowerment Education will go through activities and training that provide tools to manage blood sugar.  Learn how eating, exercise, stress management and medication management help prevent or delay the complications that stem from uncontrolled blood sugar.  Learn to live well with diabetes!  His program is free but you MUST register.  Register here for this program.

 

August 10: DivorceCare Support Group

6:30 – 8:00 pm, First United Methodist Church, 400 W. 7th St. DivorceCare is a weekly seminar/support group that will help you heal from the hurt of divorce/separation whether you are experiencing divorce currently or in the past. This group is a nondenominational program which features practical information and biblical teaching for people recovering from divorce or separation. It offers a warm, caring environment led by people who understand what you are going through. Gain hope for your future! There is a $15 registration fee for materials. Childcare is available upon request. For further information, contact Pastor Mike Chaffin at 405 372-5854. To register in advance, please call FUMC office or register online at www.fumcstw.org/divorcecare.

 

August 10: Trivia Live in the Iron Monk Tap Room

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!  

 

August 10: Acoustic Night & Wheel-O-Beer at Eskimo Joe’s

10:00 pm – 2:00 am, Eskimo Joe’s, 501 W Elm Ave.  Join the Eskimo Joe's crew late night Wednesdays for some great live tunes and drink features from the Wheel-O-Beer starting at 10:00 p.m.  Eskimo Joe's is a laid back and smoke-free atmosphere with live music, pool, beer pong and more!  Eskimo Joe's is known for intimate live music and hosts great bands!  Every Wednesday at 10:00 p.m. tops are popped off domestic long necks for just $1.50 including, but not limited to: Leinenkugel's Summer Shandy, Redd's Apple Ale, Third Shift, Shocktop, Bud Light and Coors Light, just to name a few.  Well drinks are $2.50 all the time!

 

August 11: Boots and Bandanas Annual Bar-B-Que Dinner and Dessert Auction

7:00 – 9:00 pm, Meditations Banquet Facility, 1205 N. Country Club Rd.  Boots and Bandanas Annual Bar-B-Que Dinner and Dessert Auction raises much needed funds for the Stillwater Community Health Center and the Mission of Hope.  The event is a laid-back, fun experience where attendees come dressed in their jeans, boots and bandanas.  Celebrity chefs from around Stillwater will provide the desserts for the auction.  Come out for a fun evening and support two great organizations!

 

August 11: Ladies’ Night at Eskimo Joe’s

10:00 pm – 2:00 am, Eskimo Joe’s, 501 W. Elm Ave.  Join the Eskimo Joe's crew late night Thursdays for Ladies Night starting at 10:00 p.m.  Ladies enjoy free 16 oz. domestic drafts and guys drink $1.50 domestic long necks.  Enjoy the intimate dance floor downstairs and great house music!  Eskimo Joe's is a laid back and smoke-free atmosphere with live music, pool, beer pong and more!  Eskimo Joe's is known for intimate live music and hosts great bands!  Don't miss Stillwater's Jumpin' Little Juke Joint after 10:00 p.m.!

 

August 12: StoryLab at Oklahoma State University Museum of Art

2:00 – 3:00 pm, OSU Museum of Art, 720 S. Husband St.  Join us in the gallery for art-inspired story time all summer on Fridays at 2:00 p.m.  This event is suited for toddlers through the sixth grade.  Admission is free and no RSVP is required.

 

August 12: Teen Anime Club

6:30 – 8:00 pm, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St.  Anime club will meet the third Friday of the month.  The monthly meetings include viewing new anime productions, practicing Manga drawing skills and learning about Japanese culture.

 

August 12: Mooreland & Arbuckle Live at Willies Saloon

8:00 – 11:00 pm, Willie’s Saloon, 323 S. Washington St.  Out of Wichita Kansas, Mooreland & Arbuckle combine the sounds of roots, blues and rock, bringing a unique blend to the Stillwater crowd.  For a full list of Summer Live Music events in Stillwater, check out the Facebook event outlining performance schedules, venues and band highlights.

 

August 13 – 14: 2016 Original Hideaway Pizza Stillwater Classic Disc Golf Tournament

9:00 am.  The Stillwater Disc Golf Club and The Original Hideaway Pizza presents the 2016 Original Hideaway Pizza Stillwater Classic Disc Golf Tournament a P.D.G.A B-Tier event.  The disc golf tournament will take place at Lake McMurtry on August 13 and move to Boomer Lake Park/Hoyt Park locations on August 14.  Trophies will be presented to "Top 3" for all amateur divisions. Camping is available at Lake McMurtry.  To register for the tournament, click here or registration will also be available on site on first day of the Touranment at Lake McMurtry by 9:00 a.m.  Pre-registration deadline is August 10 at 11:59 p.m.  There is a player's meeting at 9:30 a.m. and tee-off is at 10:00 a.m. on both days.  For more information and details and updates, visit the event's Facebook page.

 

August 13:  Stillwater Farmer’s Market

8:00 am – 1:00 pm, Strickland Park, 309 N. Main St.  Enjoy Wednesdays at Stillwater's Farmers' Market.  Support local farmers, learn about seasonal produce and discover new recipes at this family friendly event.  They have fresh fruits and vegetables, plants, jams and jellies, baked goods and so much more!  Visit their Facebook page or Website for more information.

 

August 13: OSU Museum of Art Family Day

11:00 am – 3:00 pm, OSU Museum of Art, 720 S. Husband St.  Family Day provides free, hands-on art activities for visitors of all ages and abilities.  It occurs on the second Saturday of every month and offers a variety of projects connected to the exhibitions on view.

 

August 13: Magician Christ Fowler & Master Juggler Ivan Pecel

4:30 – 7:00 pm, Student Union Plaza, OSU Campus.  Student Union Activities Board is excited to host Magic by Chris Fowler followed by master juggler Ivan Pecel from America's Got Talent.  Come see an unforgettable show involving magic, fire, knives, bowling balls and chainsaws.  Free pizza will be offered at the show on Saturday, August 13, 2016 at 4:30 p.m. on the Student Union Plaza.  Admission is free.

 

August 13: Morgan Live at Willie’s Saloon

10:30 pm – 1:30 am, Willie’s Saloon 323 S. Washington St.  Named after the lead singer Morgan Reynolds, MORGAN performs covers from every decade and originals from their 2014 EP, Light the Match, that Reynolds wrote with her signature darker twist.  The music samples many genres and time periods.  Check out the band's website for a sample of their original music and a full list of upcoming Stillwater performances.

August 14: Pooches in the Pool

5:30 - 7:00 pm, Stillwater Municipal Pool, 801 E. 12th Ave. It’s time for your furry friend to cool off in the pool this summer at the fourth annual Pooches in the Pool. This event is an exclusive pool party for dogs. Admission is free for pet owners and costs $3 per dog with a limit of two dogs per owner. All participants are required to register before entering the pool grounds. Registration forms can be downloaded at http://stillwater.org/pooches_in_the_pool.php. Pool toys and treats will be provided at the pool, and event organizers ask participants not to bring their toys from home to the pool. All dogs are required to be on a leash except when swimming in the pool as required by City Code (2011, 6-27). The pool is restricted to only dogs during this event and all dogs must be able to swim without the owner. For more information, call City of Stillwater Events and Recreation at 405-747-8090.

 

August 15: Sister Helping Sister Donation Drive

Now through Aug. 31st, drop off your donations of bras (new or gently used), new panties (all womens & girls sizes), and feminine hygiene products (new boxes of pads and/or tampons), at “Sisters Helping Sisters” collection boxes at three locations:  Whisper Intimate Apparel, 905 S. Main; YMCA, 204 S. Duck; or Cimarron Medical Services, 723 Eastgate.  Items will be distributed to local charities.  Sponsored by the Lunch Bunch Extension Group of Payne County Home & Community Education.

 

August 15: 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!

 

August 15: Stillwater Farmer’s Market

2:00 – 5:30, Stillwater Medical Center, 600 S. Adams St.  Enjoy Mondays at the Stillwater Farmers' Market located at the Stillwater Medical Center parking lot on Adams Street.  Support local farmers, learn about seasonal produce and discover new recipes at this family friendly event.  You will find fresh fruits and vegetables, plants, jams and jellies, baked goods and so much more! Visit their Facebook page or Website for more information.

 

August 15: Kids’ Night at MoJo’s

5:00 – 9:00 pm, MoJo’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Grill, 223 E. Hall of Fame Ave.  Let the good times roll every Monday!  Kids 12 and under eat free with the purchase of an adult meal.  Limit one kids' meal per adult meal.  Kids 12 and under also get free shoe rental from 5:00 - 9:00 p.m. with $2 per person per game of bowling for everyone all day long!

 

August 15: Monday Night Golf League Night

6:00 – 10:00 pm, White Barn Estates, 2020 E. Lakeview Dr.  $10/player (cart is additional fee).  2-player scramble paying 1st, 2nd & 3rd cash.  No handicapLive MusicGive-a-waysFor more information call 877-594-4827

 

August 15: Sewing Circle

6:30 – 8:30 pm, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St.  Work on your current needlework project as you enjoy readings presented by a library employee or volunteer and the companionship of fellow participants.

 

August 16: Reception/Leon Polk Smith

5:00 – 7:00 pm, OSU Museum of Art, 720 S. Husband St.  Join us for a reception celebrating "Leon Polk Smith: Back to Oklahoma" on Tuesday, Aug. 16, from 5 to 7 pm.  The exhibition is on view at the OSU Museum of Art from May 31 through Sept. 3.

 

August 16: Stillwater Ukulele Association Meeting and Jam

6:00 – 7:30 pm, Daddy O’s, 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 meet the first and third Tuesdays of each month.  We learn new songs and jam with old songs.  Our meetings provide a friendly and encouraging environment, whether you are just getting started or have been playing for years.

 

August 16: Stillwater Depression, Bi-Polar Support Alliance Group Meeting

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.

 

August 17: Stillwater Farmer’s Market

8:00 am – 1:00 pm, Strickland Park, 309 N. Main St.  Enjoy Wednesdays at Stillwater's Farmers' Market.  Support local farmers, learn about seasonal produce and discover new recipes at this family friendly event.  They have fresh fruits and vegetables, plants, jams and jellies, baked goods and so much more! Visit their Facebook page or Website for more information.

 

August 17: Kindermusik Free Demo Class

10:00 - 10:30 am or 5:45 - 6:15 pm. Please email kindermusikstillwater@gmail.com to register for one of the above times to participate in a free Kindermusik class. Kindermusik classes are for babies and toddlers (ages birth - 6 years) and their parents/caregivers. We meet for thirty minutes each week and fill the time with music and movement activities to engage both the child and the parent in a fun, safe and compassionate learning environment. Fall semester classes begin the week of September 5, 2016. For more information please visit www.kindermusik.com/kindermusikwithjudy.

 

August 17: DEEP-Diabetes Empowerment Education Program

10:00 – 11:30 am, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St.  Each session of Diabetes Empowerment Education will go through activities and training that provide tools to manage blood sugar.  Learn how eating, exercise, stress management and medication management help prevent or delay the complications that stem from uncontrolled blood sugar.  Learn to live well with diabetes!  His program is free but you MUST register.  Register here for this program.

 

August 17: Making the Most of Retirement

1:30 pm, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St.  The August meeting of the Making the Most of Retirement special interest group, co-sponsored by the OSU Emeriti Association and the Stillwater Public Library, will be held on August 17, beginning at 1:30.  All Stillwater-area retirees are invited to attend the meeting, which will be held in the 3rd Floor Reception Area of the Stillwater Public Library.  The speaker, Ted Allison, CEO of the Stillwater Chamber of Commerce, will present information about the current status and outlook for Stillwater’s economy.

 

August 17: DivorceCare Support Group

6:30 – 8:00 pm, First United Methodist Church, 400 W. 7th St. DivorceCare is a weekly seminar/support group that will help you heal from the hurt of divorce/separation whether you are experiencing divorce currently or in the past. This group is a nondenominational program which features practical information and biblical teaching for people recovering from divorce or separation. It offers a warm, caring environment led by people who understand what you are going through. Gain hope for your future! There is a $15 registration fee for materials. Childcare is available upon request. For further information, contact Pastor Mike Chaffin at 405 372-5854. To register in advance, please call FUMC office or register online at www.fumcstw.org/divorcecare.

 

August 17: Lights on Stillwater

7:00 – 9:00 pm, Boone Pickens Stadium, OSU Campus.  Join the Student Government Association at Oklahoma State University for the annual Lights on Stillwater!  Created more than twenty years ago to enhance interaction between Oklahoma State University students and the surrounding community, businesses and organizations are invited to set up a booth and reach more than 8,000 students, faculty, and staff.  Come out for free food, good music, lots of vendors and Oklahoma State University organizations for students to enjoy!  Lights on Stillwater will be held on the north side of Boone Pickens Stadium. Cost to enter is $1.00 or a canned food item.

 

August 17: Trivia Live in the Iron Monk Tap Room

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!  

 

August 17: Acoustic Night & Wheel-O-Beer at Eskimo Joe’s

10:00 pm – 2:00 am, Eskimo Joe’s, 501 W Elm Ave.  Join the Eskimo Joe's crew late night Wednesdays for some great live tunes and drink features from the Wheel-O-Beer starting at 10:00 p.m.  Eskimo Joe's is a laid back and smoke-free atmosphere with live music, pool, beer pong and more!  Eskimo Joe's is known for intimate live music and hosts great bands!  Every Wednesday at 10:00 p.m. tops are popped off domestic long necks for just $1.50 including, but not limited to: Leinenkugel's Summer Shandy, Redd's Apple Ale, Third Shift, Shocktop, Bud Light and Coors Light, just to name a few.  Well drinks are $2.50 all the time!

 

August 18: Courageous Women Night of Worship

Oak Park Retreat, 805 E. Kirk Ave, Perkins, OK. Hosted by Lost Creek United Methodist Church, Courageous Women is a special night of worship and encouragement for women from all walks of life. We will worship together, pray together, and be encouraged by the stories of other women. Visit bflygirls.com for more information.

 

August 18: Basic Training

8:45 am – 5:00 pm, Food & Agricultural Products Center, OSU Campus.  The FAPC offers a Basic Training workshop for food business entrepreneurs that helps participants address issues through business planning assistance, market identification, strategies and an explanation of food processing regulations.  Small-group exchanges and guest speakers from government and industry assist in relaying information in each area. Basic training participants also will learn about technical assistance available to individual companies from the FAPC, including product testing and evaluation, process scaleup, pilot processing, engineering and analytical services.  Registration: Cost: $175Please note a $25 fee will be billed to those who fail to cancel or attend.  Registration fee includes workshop materials and lunch costs. Register (Visa, MasterCard, Cash or Checks Accepted), or call Karen Smith at 405-744-6277 to pay by phone.

 

August 18: MORGAN Acoustic at Iron Monk Tap Room

8:00 – 10:00 pm, Iron Monk Tap Room, 519 S. Husband St.  Named after the lead singer Morgan Reynolds, MORGAN performs covers from every decade and originals from their 2014 EP, Light the Match, that Reynolds wrote with her signature darker twist.  The music samples many genres and time periods.  Check out the band's website for a sample of their original music and a full list of upcoming Stillwater performances.

 

August 18: Ladies’ Night at Eskimo Joe’s

10:00 pm – 2:00 am, Eskimo Joe’s, 501 W. Elm Ave.  Join the Eskimo Joe's crew late night Thursdays for Ladies Night starting at 10:00 p.m.  Ladies enjoy free 16 oz. domestic drafts and guys drink $1.50 domestic long necks.  Enjoy the intimate dance floor downstairs and great house music!  Eskimo Joe's is a laid back and smoke-free atmosphere with live music, pool, beer pong and more!  Eskimo Joe's is known for intimate live music and hosts great bands!  Don't miss Stillwater's Jumpin' Little Juke Joint after 10:00 p.m.!

 

August 19 - 20: Butterfly Girls Courageous Camp

Oak Park Retreat, 805 E. Kirk Ave, Perkins, OK. Hosted by Lost Creek United Methodist Church, Courageous Camp is for girls K-5th grade and ladies, guardians, and mentors to come together to spend a week being encouraged. This year, the focus is on delving in to truths on being Deeply Loved, Wonderfully Made, and Strong and Courageous. Visit bflygirls.com for more information.

 

August 19 – 20: Frank Roche at LOL Comedy Club

Showtimes at 7:00 and 9:30 pm, Holiday Inn, 715 S. Country Club Road. LOL Comedy Club is your one-stop destination for food, drinks, and tons of laughs. This is a comedy entertainment night club with a rotating roster of hilarious comedians. Featuring razor-sharp wit fit for the adult crowd, the performers are sure to show you a night full of hooting and hollering. Tickets are $15.00 at the door. Visit http://www.stillwaterlol.com for more information.

 

August 19: StoryLab at Oklahoma State University Museum of Art

3:00 pm, OSU Museum of Art, 720 S. Husband St.  Join us in the gallery for art-inspired story time all summer on Fridays at 2:00 p.m.  This event is suited for toddlers through the sixth grade.  Admission is free and no RSVP is required.

 

August 19: Fridays, Food Trucks and Tunes

6:00 - 10:00 pm, Downtown Stillwater, 8th & Husband. Bring your bikes and tricycles to Downtown Stillwater for Friday Food Trucks and Tunes Pedalpalooza. Some of Stillwater’s most popular food truck vendors will be in attendance, along with a live entertainment lineup featuring the Aaron Woods Band, the Red Dirt Rangers and a professional bicycle freestyle stunt show from Nowear BMX. A mini-bike rodeo will take place during the first hour of the event, including stations focusing on bicycle safety, helmet and seat checks and an obstacle course to practice turns, signaling, starting and stopping on a bike. The first 150 participants in the bike rodeo will receive a free Pedalpalooza bike bell. There will also be a bike decorating station and a bike parade following the mini-rodeo and BMX demonstration. Participants also have the chance to enter a raffle to win a free fitted bicycle from District Bicycles in Downtown Stillwater. Entrants can complete a Pedalpalooza coloring sheet or fill out the City of Stillwater bicycle/pedestrian trail survey at the event to be entered into the drawing. Participants on bicycles are required to wear a helmet at Friday Food Trucks and Tunes Pedalpalooza. A select number of borrowed bicycles and helmets will be available for individuals without bikes to use. To accommodate these special features, Friday Food Trucks and Tunes will take place at the green space at the corner of 8th and Husband. The parking lot in this space to the west of Husband will be closed all day Friday before the event.

 

August 19: Stillwater Contra Dance

7:30 - 10:30 pm, Student Union Starlight Terrace, OSU Campus. Contra dance is a family-friendly (recommended age 8 and up), participatory dance form. By design, you don’t need a partner or any previous experience. We dance to live music (this month, the Silver Dollar String Band from NE Oklahoma) and every dance is taught by our caller (this month, Louise Siddons, of Stillwater). Wear comfy clothes and shoes, and if you’re new, arrive right at the beginning for the easiest dances! Monthly contra dances are co-sponsored by the OSU student group A Contra Affair (https://www.facebook.com/groups/acontraaffair/) and the statewide organization Scissortail Traditional Dance (http://www.scissortail.org). 

 

August 20:  Stillwater Farmer’s Market

8:00 am – 1:00 pm, Strickland Park, 309 N. Main St.  Enjoy Wednesdays at Stillwater's Farmers' Market.  Support local farmers, learn about seasonal produce and discover new recipes at this family friendly event.  They have fresh fruits and vegetables, plants, jams and jellies, baked goods and so much more!  Visit their Facebook page or Website for more information.

 

August 20: Open House at The Botanic Garden at Oklahoma State University

9:00 am – 3:00 pm, 3300 W. d6th Ave.  Why not grab your family, friends or come out on your own and head out to The Botanic Garden at Oklahoma State University?  Every first and third Saturdays of each month, our gardens are open for you to enjoy the beauty and the bounty that nature offers.  Our friendly Botanic Garden Ambassadors will be available to greet guests, to help answer your own gardening and plant questions and to give you information about our gardens.  Free and open to the public.

 

August 20: Stillwater Writers Publishing Panel

1:00 pm, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St. The Stillwater Writers and Stillwater Public Library are hosting their annual Publishing Panel on Saturday, Aug. 20, at 1 p.m. The program features experienced guests in the writing industry who will explain how to work with publishers and how to get works published. Attendees will learn about market trends, what is currently selling, how to prepare for publication, how to find a publisher, and how the entire process works. The panel includes a wide spectrum of viewpoints with both writers and publishers who represent a variety of genres. The Stillwater Writers’ Publishing Panel is a free program open to the public. For more information, contact the library at 405-372-3633 x106 or askalibrarian@stillwater.org.

 

August 20: Live Music at Willie’s Saloon

7:00 – 10:00 pm, Come enjoy the sounds of Imago Live at Willie's Saloon on the Patio starting at 7:00 p.m.  The Sean Lucy Band will follow starting at 10:30 p.m.  For a full list of Summer Live Music events in Stillwater, check out the Facebook event outlining performance schedules, venues and band highlights.

 

August 20: Gatsby Live Music with MORGAN-Acoustic

8:00 – 10:00 pm, Gatsby, 1415 S Western Rd.  Gatsby's will host Stillwater's own MORGAN on August, 20 for an acoustic performance.  Named after the lead singer Morgan Reynolds, MORGAN performs covers from every decade and originals from their 2014 EP, Light the Match, that Reynolds wrote with her signature darker twist.  The music samples many genres and time periods.  Check out the band's website for a sample of their original music and a full list of upcoming Stillwater performances.

 

August 20: Hottest Dance Party in Stillwater

9:00 pm - 2:00 am, StillyArts LLC, 1207 S. Main St. Dance the night away to the hottest Latin music in town. Meet new people, make new friends. This is the biggest dance event in Stillwater. Free lesson with paid entry from 9:00 - 9:30 pm. The party begins at 9:30 pm. Entry is $10.00 or $5.00 for students with a valid ID.

August 22 – 27: 2016 Payne County Fair

All day event, Payne County Fair Grounds, 4518 Expo Center East.  The 2016 Payne County Fair kicks off on August 22 with specific livestock being checked in, a 4-H archery contest being performed and, then on August 23, entries being accepted to the 102nd Annual Free Fair held in Stillwater. For registration forms and more information, visit http://www.pcexpocenter.com/page/home/exhibitors/payne-county-free-fair

 

August 22: Sister Helping Sister Donation Drive

Now through Aug. 31st, drop off your donations of bras (new or gently used), new panties (all womens & girls sizes), and feminine hygiene products (new boxes of pads and/or tampons), at “Sisters Helping Sisters” collection boxes at three locations:  Whisper Intimate Apparel, 905 S. Main; YMCA, 204 S. Duck; or Cimarron Medical Services, 723 Eastgate.  Items will be distributed to local charities.  Sponsored by the Lunch Bunch Extension Group of Payne County Home & Community Education.

 

August 22: Stillwater Farmer’s Market

2:00 – 5:30, Stillwater Medical Center, 600 S. Adams St.  Enjoy Mondays at the Stillwater Farmers' Market located at the Stillwater Medical Center parking lot on Adams Street.  Support local farmers, learn about seasonal produce and discover new recipes at this family friendly event.  You will find fresh fruits and vegetables, plants, jams and jellies, baked goods and so much more! Visit their Facebook page or Website for more information.

 

August 22:  Kids’ Night at MoJo’s

5:00 – 9:00 pm, MoJo’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Grill, 223 E. Hall of Fame Ave.  Let the good times roll every Monday!  Kids 12 and under eat free with the purchase of an adult meal.  Limit one kids' meal per adult meal.  Kids 12 and under also get free shoe rental from 5:00 - 9:00 p.m. with $2 per person per game of bowling for everyone all day long!

 

August 22: American Sign Language Course

5:30 – 7:00 pm, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St.  Students will learn basic ASL and about Deaf culture through classroom instruction, out of class activities and assignments. Stillwater residents will have a unique opportunity to learn conversational American Sign Language (ASL) through a weekly class offered by OSU Art & Sciences Outreach and the Stillwater Public Library.  The introductory course runs every Monday at 5:30-7 p.m. from Aug. 22-Oct. 17.  The non-credit, introductory course is intended for the general public, and those who register prior to Aug. 15 can do so for a discounted rate of $89.  Registration from Aug. 16-22 is $109.  The class is generally appropriate for those 14 years old and up.  Students who complete the class will have an opportunity to enroll in an advanced ASL course that begins October 24.  For more information about the ASL class, visit http://asoutreach.okstate.edu/community/asl or contact program coordinator Christine Nichols at (405) 744-8459 or christine.nichols@okstate.edu.

 

August 22: Monday Night Golf League Night

6:00 – 10:00 pm, White Barn Estates, 2020 E. Lakeview Dr.  $10/player (cart is additional fee).  2-player scramble paying 1st, 2nd & 3rd cash.  No handicapLive MusicGive-a-waysFor more information call 877-594-4827

 

August 22: Calligraphy Class

7:00 - 8:00 pm, Meridian Technology Center, 1312 S. Sangre Road. The course will last for 8 weeks. The Basic Course will teach lettering in Copperplate, Spencerian Script and Gothic/Olde English. The cost will be $155.00 (less than $20 per week). Meridian Tech will provide practice paper, and part of the cost goes towards the use of the classroom. For those students who have never done Calligraphy before, materials such as pens; nibs, ink and many other items, can be purchased with a 10% student discount. If you have any questions regarding the course, please contact StephenWGorman@yahoo.com.

 

August 23 - 27: YMCA "Sisters Helping Sisters" Donation Drive

Stillwater YMCA, 204 S. Duck St. The Stillwater YMCA has partnered with “Sisters Helping Sisters” Charity Donation Drive during the Payne County Fair.  Anyone bringing in a new 3-Pack (or more) of underwear, or a new package of feminine hygiene products to the Stillwater YMCA will receive a FREE Day-Pass (worth $10).  But, hurry, this offer is good only Tuesday through Saturday during the Payne County Fair!

 

August 23: Stillwater Depression, Bi-Polar Support Alliance Group Meeting

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.

 

August 23: MORGAN-Acoustic Live at Willie’s Saloon

7:00 – 10:00 pm, Willie’s Saloon, 323 S. Washington St.  Named after the lead singer Morgan Reynolds, MORGAN performs covers from every decade and originals from their 2014 EP, Light the Match, that Reynolds wrote with her signature darker twist.  The music samples many genres and time periods.  Check out the band's website for a sample of their original music and a full list of upcoming Stillwater performances.

 

August 23: American Airlines Inaugural Flight from Stillwater to DFW Open House

12:00 - 2:00 pm, Stillwater Municipal Airport, 2020 N. Airport Rd. The City of Stillwater, American Airlines and Oklahoma State University invite the public to participate in the first commercial flight festivities celebrating the inaugural flight from Stillwater Regional Airport (SWO) to Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) Tuesday, Aug. 23 with an open house and refreshments taking place from noon to 2:00 pm and speakers at 1:15 pm. Two daily, nonstop flights to and from SWO and DFW begin with the inaugural flight arriving from DFW at 2:00 pm and the inaugural flight departing SWO at 2:30 pm. RSVPs are not required to attend the event; however, parking is limited. Book your flight at aa.com.  –OR- Book your flight here!

 

August 24: Stillwater Farmer’s Market

8:00 am – 1:00 pm, Strickland Park, 309 N. Main St.  Enjoy Wednesdays at Stillwater's Farmers' Market.  Support local farmers, learn about seasonal produce and discover new recipes at this family friendly event.  They have fresh fruits and vegetables, plants, jams and jellies, baked goods and so much more!  Visit their Facebook page or Website for more information.

 

August 24: Oklahoma State FAPC Food Allergen Workshop

8:15 am – 5:00 pm, Food & Agricultural Products Center, 120 FAPC, OSU Campus.  Adverse physical reactions to food are of growing concern to both consumers and to food product manufacturers.  Recall issues, as well as labeling laws have a considerable impact on the way food manufacturers develop and process their products.  This workshop identifies the basics of food allergens and will give food manufacturers the information they need to control food allergen issues at their processing plants.  Registration:  Cost: $200 per person. A $25 fee will be billed to those who fail to cancel or attend. Parking, lunch, snacks, and a workbook are included in the cost. A certificate will be presented to each participant upon completion of the workshop. Registration Deadline: Aug. 10, 2016. Attendance is limited to 35 people. Register (Visa, MasterCard, Cash or Checks Accepted), or call Karen Smith at 405-744-6277 to pay by phone.

 

August 24: DivorceCare Support Group

6:30 – 8:00 pm, First United Methodist Church, 400 W. 7th St. DivorceCare is a weekly seminar/support group that will help you heal from the hurt of divorce/separation whether you are experiencing divorce currently or in the past. This group is a nondenominational program which features practical information and biblical teaching for people recovering from divorce or separation. It offers a warm, caring environment led by people who understand what you are going through. Gain hope for your future! There is a $15 registration fee for materials. Childcare is available upon request. For further information, contact Pastor Mike Chaffin at 405 372-5854. To register in advance, please call FUMC office or register online at www.fumcstw.org/divorcecare.

 

August 24: Trivia Live in the Iron Monk Tap Room

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!  

 

August 24: Acoustic Night & Wheel-O-Beer at Eskimo Joe’s

10:00 pm – 2:00 am, Eskimo Joe’s, 501 W Elm Ave.  Join the Eskimo Joe's crew late night Wednesdays for some great live tunes and drink features from the Wheel-O-Beer starting at 10:00 p.m.  Eskimo Joe's is a laid back and smoke-free atmosphere with live music, pool, beer pong and more!  Eskimo Joe's is known for intimate live music and hosts great bands!  Every Wednesday at 10:00 p.m. tops are popped off domestic long necks for just $1.50 including, but not limited to: Leinenkugel's Summer Shandy, Redd's Apple Ale, Third Shift, Shocktop, Bud Light and Coors Light, just to name a few.  Well drinks are $2.50 all the time!

 

August 25: Ladies’ Night at Eskimo Joe’s

10:00 pm – 2:00 am, Eskimo Joe’s, 501 W. Elm Ave.  Join the Eskimo Joe's crew late night Thursdays for Ladies Night starting at 10:00 p.m.  Ladies enjoy free 16 oz. domestic drafts and guys drink $1.50 domestic long necks.  Enjoy the intimate dance floor downstairs and great house music!  Eskimo Joe's is a laid back and smoke-free atmosphere with live music, pool, beer pong and more!  Eskimo Joe's is known for intimate live music and hosts great bands!  Don't miss Stillwater's Jumpin' Little Juke Joint after 10:00 p.m.!

 

August 25: Highway 51 "Antiques and More" Live Auction

6:00 pm, Highway 51 Auction, 2817 E. 6th Ave. This special auction event will feature hundreds of quality consignment and estate items to be sold at no reserve. This sale will have some emphasis on antiques but will also contain many quality furniture pieces, vintage items, rustics, collectibles & oddities. It’s our goal to have a little something for everyone.  Comfy seating is provided and clean restrooms. The Hungry Duckling will be selling delicious comfort food onsite during the auction. Come hungry for some good food and great deals ! We are currently accepting quality consignments for this sale. Details can be found at www.Highway51Auction.com or call 405-762-6400

 

August 25: drawingLab

6:00 – 7:00 pm, OSU Museum of Art, 720 S.Husband St. Come join in an evening of making art and conversation with community artists of all ages and abilities. Artists will introduce questions, problems, and challenges to engage participants in traditional and experimental art-making methods and processes. All you need is paper and a pencil. Each event is free and open to the public. Interested in leading a drawingLAB? Contact Carrie.Kim@okstate.edu.

 

August 26 – 28: Rawhide 2016

5:00 pm – 2:00 am nightly, Tumbleweed Dancehall & Concert Venue, 5212 W. Lakeview Rd.  Introducing Rawhide 2016!  The Rawhide Festival has expanded into more than two days of packed music with a line-up that is so awesome it cannot be released just yet!  Very soon details of who will be sharing their talents at Rawhide 2016 will be available.  However, tickets are available now by clicking here!  Plenty of parking and shuttles will be available upon arrival all around the amphitheater and is on a first-come basis.  There will also be complimentary shuttles taking attendees to and from Oklahoma State University campus (location will TBD) for those who prefer not to drive.

 

August 26: The Art of Asking Better Questions

11:30 am – 1:00 pm, Meridian Technology Center, 1312 S. Sangre Rd.  Strong leaders know that asking the right questions can be transformational when it comes to leading others.  In this interactive session, we will discuss why questions are so important, what questions you should ask yourself as a leader, and what questions you should be asking your team.  Regardless of whether you are a seasoned leader at the top of your game or a newcomer wanting to take the first steps into leadership, this session will change the way you look at questions and improve your leadership life.  Admission $15.  Contact Marcy Luter at 405-377-3333 or marcyl@meridiantech.edu for more information.

 

August 26: StoryLab at Oklahoma State University Museum of Art

3:00 pm, OSU Museum of Art, 720 S. Husband St.  Join us in the gallery for art-inspired story time all summer on Fridays at 2:00 p.m.  This event is suited for toddlers through the sixth grade.  Admission is free and no RSVP is required.

 

August 26: Last Friday Highway 51 Classic Car Cruise-In

6:00 - 9:00 pm, Highway 51 Auction, 2817 E. 6th Ave. Join us for our Last Friday of the month Highway 51 Classic Car Cruise-In hosted by Diamond Autobody & Highway 51 Auction. We love classics and have plenty of parking in our lots along East Highway 51 so cruise on in and enjoy the evening listening to classic tunes, grabbing some grub and talking cars with other enthusiasts. Complimentary Hot Dogs and Cold Bottled water will be provided to cruisers while they last. Classics of all kinds are invited. If you don't have a classic but enjoy them, we encourage you to come on out and check out the cool rides and stir up some fond memories. While at the cruise in, you will have a chance to meet the friendly staff at Diamond Autobody and ask them any questions that you may have..

 

August 26: Greater Than Zero Live at Willie’s Saloon

8:00 – 10:00 pm, Willie’s Saloon, 323 S. Washington St.  Formed in March 2007, Greater Than Zero (formerly Lift) is an all original rock band from Oklahoma City.  GTO is a composition of three music loving individuals having over 50 years combined experience with live performances and studio recording.  Having shared the stage with numerous local and national acts such as Sponge, Orbit, Cry of Love, and Cannibal Corpse the band members have honed their talents and come together to perform memorable shows.  Live performances have been categorized as "Hard Driving, Modern & Eclectic Sounding" also as "Uplifting" & "Spiritual".  Greater Than Zero is committed to bringing good music and messages to the world.  Don't miss this!  For a full list of Summer Live Music events in Stillwater, check out the Facebook event outlining performance schedules, venues and band highlights.

 

August 27: Stillwater Color Splash Dash

8:00 am.  This fundraiser supports the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Cystic fibrosis (CF) is a genetic disease that attacks the lungs and digestive system.  CF is an orphan disease (meaning that it affects less than 200,000 people) and it receives no governmental funding for investment in research.  This means that the funding of its cure depends on grass roots fundraising efforts like the Stillwater Color Splash Dash.  Each participant and sponsor is an essential partner to the mission of funding and finding a cure for CF.  Let's make CF stand for CURE FOUND!  Visit our site for more information.

 

August 27:  Stillwater Farmer’s Market

8:00 am – 1:00 pm, Strickland Park, 309 N. Main St.  Enjoy Wednesdays at Stillwater's Farmers' Market.  Support local farmers, learn about seasonal produce and discover new recipes at this family friendly event.  They have fresh fruits and vegetables, plants, jams and jellies, baked goods and so much more!  Visit their Facebook page or Website for more information.

 

August 27: Lexicon Fan Art Contest

10:00 am – 6:00 pm, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St.  LexiCon 2016 is a FREE comic-con and fandom event intended to draw together community members who share similar interests and to provide library materials to those who enjoy pop culture.  It features vendors, panels, cosplay, and gameplay, and displays for fans of comics, gaming, sci-fi or fantasy TV shows, movies and books, graphic novels, and anime.  Entries will be accepted starting Friday, August 12, 2016.  Entry deadline is 5:00 p.m. on Friday, August 19, 2016.  Draw or paint your favorite comic book, television, graphic novel, or movie character.  Contest is open to all ages.  You do not need a library card to enter.  Entries must be your own work, and no larger than 11"X17".  For a full schedule of events and more details regarding rules, limitations and logistics, check out their site.

August 29: Sister Helping Sister Donation Drive

Now through Aug. 31st, drop off your donations of bras (new or gently used), new panties (all womens & girls sizes), and feminine hygiene products (new boxes of pads and/or tampons), at “Sisters Helping Sisters” collection boxes at three locations:  Whisper Intimate Apparel, 905 S. Main; YMCA, 204 S. Duck; or Cimarron Medical Services, 723 Eastgate.  Items will be distributed to local charities.  Sponsored by the Lunch Bunch Extension Group of Payne County Home & Community Education.

 

August 29: Stillwater Farmer’s Market

2:00 – 5:30, Stillwater Medical Center, 600 S. Adams St.  Enjoy Mondays at the Stillwater Farmers' Market located at the Stillwater Medical Center parking lot on Adams Street.  Support local farmers, learn about seasonal produce and discover new recipes at this family friendly event.  You will find fresh fruits and vegetables, plants, jams and jellies, baked goods and so much more! Visit their Facebook page or Website for more information.

 

August 29: Kids’ Night at MoJo’s

5:00 – 9:00 pm, MoJo’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Grill, 223 E. Hall of Fame Ave.  Let the good times roll every Monday!  Kids 12 and under eat free with the purchase of an adult meal.  Limit one kids' meal per adult meal.  Kids 12 and under also get free shoe rental from 5:00 - 9:00 p.m. with $2 per person per game of bowling for everyone all day long!

 

August 29: American Sign Language Course

5:30 – 7:00 pm, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St.  Students will learn basic ASL and about Deaf culture through classroom instruction, out of class activities and assignments. Stillwater residents will have a unique opportunity to learn conversational American Sign Language (ASL) through a weekly class offered by OSU Art & Sciences Outreach and the Stillwater Public Library.  The introductory course runs every Monday at 5:30-7 p.m. from Aug. 22-Oct. 17.  The non-credit, introductory course is intended for the general public, and those who register prior to Aug. 15 can do so for a discounted rate of $89.  Registration from Aug. 16-22 is $109.  The class is generally appropriate for those 14 years old and up.  Students who complete the class will have an opportunity to enroll in an advanced ASL course that begins October 24.  For more information about the ASL class, visit http://asoutreach.okstate.edu/community/asl or contact program coordinator Christine Nichols at (405) 744-8459 or christine.nichols@okstate.edu.

 

August 29: Monday Night Golf League Night

6:00 – 10:00 pm, White Barn Estates, 2020 E. Lakeview Dr.  $10/player (cart is additional fee).  2-player scramble paying 1st, 2nd & 3rd cash.  No handicapLive MusicGive-a-waysFor more information call 877-594-4827

 

August 30: Much Depends on Dinner-Let’s Talk About It, Oklahoma

6:00 pm, Stillwater Public Library, 1107 S. Duck St. Area readers will be exploring food, cooking, cuisine and life during “Much Depends on Dinner,” taking place Aug. 30-Nov. 15.  The series is part of the statewide "Let's Talk About It, Oklahoma" project of the Oklahoma Humanities with funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities.  Each program includes a presentation on one book by an Oklahoma humanities scholar, followed by small group discussions about the book.  This series will add one additional component.  “The Last Chinese Chef” by Nicole Mones (2007) with scholar, Dr. Harbour Winn, professor at OCU.  Programs take place at 6:30 p.m.  Before the program, a food tasting will be held at 6 p.m. for each of the books.  Programs are free and open to the public.  For more information, visit the Stillwater Public Library web site at library.stillwater.org, call 405-372-3633, or email askalibrarian@stillwater.org.

 

August 30: Stillwater Depression, Bi-Polar Support Alliance Group Meeting

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.

 

August 31: Stillwater Farmer’s Market

8:00 am – 1:00 pm, Strickland Park, 309 N. Main St.  Enjoy Wednesdays at Stillwater's Farmers' Market.  Support local farmers, learn about seasonal produce and discover new recipes at this family friendly event.  They have fresh fruits and vegetables, plants, jams and jellies, baked goods and so much more!  Visit their Facebook page or Website for more information.

 

August 31: DivorceCare Support Group

6:30 – 8:00 pm, First United Methodist Church, 400 W. 7th St. DivorceCare is a weekly seminar/support group that will help you heal from the hurt of divorce/separation whether you are experiencing divorce currently or in the past. This group is a nondenominational program which features practical information and biblical teaching for people recovering from divorce or separation. It offers a warm, caring environment led by people who understand what you are going through. Gain hope for your future! There is a $15 registration fee for materials. Childcare is available upon request. For further information, contact Pastor Mike Chaffin at 405 372-5854. To register in advance, please call FUMC office or register online at www.fumcstw.org/divorcecare.

 

August 31: Acoustic Night & Wheel-O-Beer at Eskimo Joe’s

10:00 pm – 2:00 am, Eskimo Joe’s, 501 W Elm Ave.  Join the Eskimo Joe's crew late night Wednesdays for some great live tunes and drink features from the Wheel-O-Beer starting at 10:00 p.m.  Eskimo Joe's is a laid back and smoke-free atmosphere with live music, pool, beer pong and more!  Eskimo Joe's is known for intimate live music and hosts great bands!  Every Wednesday at 10:00 p.m. tops are popped off domestic long necks for just $1.50 including, but not limited to: Leinenkugel's Summer Shandy, Redd's Apple Ale, Third Shift, Shocktop, Bud Light and Coors Light, just to name a few.  Well drinks are $2.50 all the time!

All Month Long:

Martha of Taos-Broomstick Skirts, Concho Belts, and the History of Southwestern Fashion

11:00 am – 4:00 pm, OSU Museum of Art, 720 S. Husband St.  With her distinctive sense of style, Martha Reed was a key figure in the creation and promotion of Southwestern fashion from the 1950s-1990s.  This exhibition places Martha’s designs within the larger framework of American style and draws attention to the Native American roots of Southwestern fashion.  This exhibition is on view at the OSU Museum of Art, open 11 am to 4 pm on Tuesday through Saturday.

 

Leon Polk Smith-Back to Oklahoma

11:00 – 5:00 pm, OSU Museum of Art, 720 S. Husband St.  This exhibition is drawn from a recent gift of works on paper to the museum form the Leon Polk Smith Foundation.  Leon Polk Smith pioneered a style of geometric abstraction that laid the foundation for minimalism in the 1960s.  This exhibition will be accompanied by a selection of paintings.  Free and open to the public.

 

Zumba Classes

Mondays at 5:30 pm, Wednesdays at 5:00 pm, and Saturdays at 5:00 pm, 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

Oklahoma State University Athletics

OSU Women’s Soccer

August 13:  Cowgirls VS Texas A&M, 7:00 pm
August 28:  Cowgirls VS Oral Roberts, 7:00 pm

Coming Soon:

September 2: Friday, Food Trucks and Tunes

6:00 - 10:00 pm, Boomer Lake Park. Kick off Labor Day weekend with Friday Food Trucks and Tunes which will relocate to Boomer Lake to join in the fireworks festivities. Residents are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets to sit back and enjoy the free firework show and more. Parking lots open at 5:30 p.m., the event, including music, inflatables, and food trucks, begins at 6 p.m. and the fireworks show starts at approximately 9:30 p.m. following the Stillwater High School football game. Some of Stillwater’s most popular food truck vendors will attend, along with live musical entertainment from the Full Flava Kings.

 

September 2: Boomer Blast Fireworks Show

9:30 pm, Boomer Lake Park. Residents are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets to sit back and enjoy the free firework show and more. Parking lots open at 5:30 p.m., the event, including music, inflatables, and food trucks, begins at 6 p.m. and the fireworks show starts at approximately 9:30 p.m. following the Stillwater High School football game. In anticipation of the event, Boomer Lake Park will close at noon that day. Lakeview Road between Washington and Husband streets will also close at 4 p.m. to allow pedestrians to watch the fireworks show from the bridge. Lakeview will reopen later that night after the event. In the event of inclement weather before or during the fireworks show, Chickasaw Boomer Blast will take place Sunday, Sept. 4.

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