May 13: Grant Writing Workshop, 6pm at the Stillwater Public Library. Free workshop on writing grant proposals for nonprofit organizations. “Basics of Writing Successful Grant Proposals” is open to the public. To register, please go online to http://library.stillwater.org, call 405-372-3633 x106 or email email@example.com.
May 13: OSU Baseball and Softball Radio Show, 6:00 – 7:30 pm, Old School Bagel Café. Baseball Show 6:00 -7:00 pm, Softball Show 7:00 – 7:30 pm.
May 13: Stillwater League of Women Voters Book Club-“Winner Take All Politics” by Jacob Hacker and Paul Pierson, 7:00 – 9:00 pm. For more information visit: http://lwvstillwater.org/calendar.htm
May 14: Botanic Garden at OSU “Walk and Talk” series, 7:00 – 7:45 am, Botanic Garden at OSU. Start your Tuesday mornings off with a little exercise and a peaceful state of mind by strolling through the gardens with Laura Payne, The Botanic Garden Volunteer/Educator Coordinator. Each week we will check out what’s new and blooming in the garden. We walk anywhere from 1 – 3 miles on the TBG trails. Location: The Botanic Garden at OSU Highway 51 Entrance Free and open to the public.
May 14: Tuesday Gardener Series, 6:00 – 8:00 pm, Payne County Expo Center. Insect Control - Free and open to the public. For more information contact Master Gardener, Dick Ortez, firstname.lastname@example.org or call 405-747-8320
May 14: Stillwater Middle School/Junior High School Band Concert, 7:00 – 8:00 pm, Stillwater High School Performing Arts Center.
May 15: Da Vinci Code author to be featured in live streaming program, 6:30pm at the Stillwater Public Library. The event, “An Evening of Codes, Symbols, and Secrets,” will be Dan Brown’s only appearance for the release of his new book, “Inferno,” which will out on May 14. Brown will discuss the new novel, along with issues of science, religion, codes, book publishing, movie making, and a few surprise topics. The event will be shown on the library’s new video conferencing equipment received through a grant from the Oklahoma Department of Libraries last year. For more information about the free event or to ask about using the library’s videoconferencing system, visit the library’s webpage at http://library.stillwater.org, call 405-372-3633 or email email@example.com.
May 15 – 16: Food Labeling Workshop, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm, Food & Agricultural Products Center, 2nd Floor, OSU Campus. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Office of Regulatory Affairs and the Robert M. Kerr Food & Agricultural Products Center will hold a public Food Labeling Workshop to provide information about FDA food labeling regulations and other related subjects to the regulated industry, particularly small businesses and startups. Topics to be discussed at the workshop include; (1)Mandatory label elements, (2) Nutrition labeling requirements, (3) Health and nutrition claims, (4) Food Allergen Labeling and Consumer Protection Act of 2004, and (5) Special labeling issues such as exemptions. Registration: Cost: $400 – 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. Seats are limited. Course space will be filled in order of receipt of registration. Those accepted into the course will receive confirmation. Registration will close after the course is filled. Registration at the site is not guaranteed but may be possible depending on space availability. Register (Visa, MasterCard, Cash or Checks Accepted), or call Karen Smith at 405-744-6277 to pay by phone.
May 15: Making the Most of your Retirement, 1:30 – 2:30 pm, Stillwater Public Library, 1007 S. Duck. Stillwater Co-housing Project.
May 16: Sheerar Museum Ribbon Cutting Ceremony, 4:30pm Join the Sheerar Museum of Stillwater History during Oklahoma Museums Week for a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the newly designed Exhibit gallery with the Stillwater Chamber of Commerce.
May 16: Big Brothers Big Sisters “Date the Board” at Zannotti’s, 6pm to 8pm at Zannotti’s Wine Bar. Meet and mingle with BBBS Board of Directors and learn more about how to get involved. Great opportunity to learn more about Big Brothers Big Sisters. Sponsored by Pickens Auctions. Please RSVP to 405-624-9922 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
May 16: Stillwater Middle School/Junior High School Orchestra Concert, 7:00 – 8:30 pm, Stillwater High School Performing Arts Center.
May 17 – 19: Stillwater’s Three Amigo’s United Way Golf Classic Dinner and Auction. This year’s United Way Golf Classic is May 17-19, including dinner on Friday night, May 17, at the Wes Watkins Center on the OSU Campus and two days of golf on May 18 & 19 at Stillwater Country Club and Lakeside Golf Courses in Stillwater. Registration deadline is May 10. Click HERE for entry form. Players will receive two days of golf on two different courses (Stillwater Country Club and Lakeside Golf Course), a tournament golf shirt, prizes by flight and dinner from Eskimo Joe’s – all for just $150 per person! And it all benefits the Stillwater Area United Way! This is the Stillwater Area United Way’s #1 fundraising event, so help a very worthy cause and feel good about it! For questions, contact Kendra Moreland at email@example.com
May 17 – 18: Texas Map Society Spring 2013 Meeting, Edmon Low Library, OSU Campus. Join the Texas Map Society in Stillwater, Oklahoma, as this year’s theme, “Indian Territory Maps: The Early Years” will be co-sponsored by OSU’s Edmon Low Library and the Texas Map Society. Registration will be handled by the Texas Map Society. Friday will consist of a bus trip to Enid, OK to visit the Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage center followed by an evening at the Edmon Low Library with a presentation and tour. Saturday will consist of speakers covering Indian migrations and developments throughout the territory. For more information visit: http://www.texasmapsociety.org/events.html
May 17 – 18: Safe Sitter Training, 4:00 – 8:00 pm, Oklahoma WONDERtorium, 308 W. Franklin. Two-day training. Course is recommended for young people 12-15 years old. Class size is limited so don’t delay. Register at the museum or by calling 405-533-3333. $40 for the 8 hour session.
May 17: Spring 2013 Red Dirt Contradance/A Contra Affair, 8:00 – 11:00 pm, Stillwater Community Center. Introductory lessons for newcomers at 7:45. Cost $5/person, $4 for students.
May 18: Saturday Campus Tour, All day event, OSU, Stillwater Campus. The Saturday Campus Tour experience begins with a browse session featuring representatives from across campus from 9:30-10 a.m. Hear from Undergraduate Admissions, Scholarships and Financial Aid and Residential Life, before you head out on a walking tour of campus led by a current OSU student, which will last about two hours. Academic appointments are NOT available on Saturday Tours. Register online at: https://admissions.okstate.edu/visit
May 18: Stillwater Noon Lions Club Flapjack Fundraiser, 8:00 – 10:00 am, Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar, 317 N. Perkins Rd. Enjoy a short stack for a tall cause. You’re invited to an Applebee’s Flapjack Fundraiser breakfast to support the Stillwater Noon Lions Club. $7.00/person. For more information contact Richard Hawkins, firstname.lastname@example.org or 405-612-2831
May 18: Household Hazardous Waste Collection, 8:00 am – 1:00 pm, Convenience Collection Center, 807 S. Perkins Rd. Free and easy drop-off for household hazardous waste. Free and open to the public (excluding commercial organizations). For more information call 405-533-8482
May 18: Birding for Fun, 9:00 – 11:00 am, Botanic Garden at OSU. Pre-registration is encouraged. Join Payne County Audubon President, Dr. Tim O’Connell for an exciting tour of the bird fauna at The Botanic Garden. Dr. O’Connell spots the birds by sight and sound. He can even mimic most of our birds. Contact Laura Payne 405-744-4531.
May 18: Future Stars Basketball Camp, 9:00 am – 2:00 pm, Stillwater Armory Recreation Center, 315 E. 9th St. Cost: $50 Ages: 3rd – 12th Grade All players must bring their own basketball For more information contact: William Holiman-F.S.A.T. at email@example.com or 918-916-2282. Register online at: www.futurestarsathletictraining.com
May 18: Botanic Garden at OSU Open House, 9:00 am – 3:00 pm, Botanic Gardens at OSU. Why not grab your family and friends and head out to The Botanic Garden during open house? You will be greeted by our friendly Ambassadors who are eager to help answer your gardening and plant questions. If entering The Botanic Garden from the Highway 51 entrance, stroll 1/4 of a mile on the scenic trail from the parking lot into the heart of the display garden. During Open Houses, the gate is open at our Virginia Street entrance and you can park in the internal parking lot.
May 18: The Botanic Garden Kids Look, Learn, See-Them-Grow Series, 10:00 – 11:00 am, Botanic Gardens at OSU. Mr. McGregor’s Vegetable Garden recommended for ages 6 – 12. Prepare and plant a vegetable garden dedicated to the children’s program. Get those hands dirty preparing the soil, planting, mulching, and watering! Then, return home with an understanding of ideas for one’s personal vegetable garden. Cost $5/child Pre-registration is required. Contact Laura Payne to register firstname.lastname@example.org or call 405-744-4531.
May 18: OSUSA Head Start Violin Recital, 2:00 – 3:00 pm, Seretean Center Concert Hall, OSU Campus. This event is free and open to the public.
Bustani Plant Farm 2013 Spring Sale, Tuesday – Saturday 9:00 am – 6:00 pm, 1313 E. 44th Avenue.
Multi Arts Center May 2013 Class Schedule
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Oklahoma State University Athletics
May 16: Cowboys vs. West Virginia, 6:30 pm
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