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Assassination and Commemoration: JFK, Dallas, and the Sixth Floor Museum,.

Children Reading to Dogs, young readers practice their reading skills with an appreciative, uncritical canine and human audience, 6-7 p.m., Oct. 9, 16. The Village Library, 10307 N. Penn, 755-0710, metrolibrary.org. WED, WED

Lee Fagin Book Signing, author will be available to sign copies of Assassination and Commemoration: JFK, Dallas, and the Sixth Floor Museum, 6-8 p.m., Oct. 10. Full Circle Bookstore, 1900 Northwest Expressway, 842-2900, fullcirclebooks.com. THU

David Carrico Book Signing, author will be on hand to sign copies of 1636 Devil’s Opera, 3 p.m., Oct. 12. Full Circle Bookstore, 1900 Northwest Expressway, 842-2900, fullcirclebooks.com. SAT

Gary Conrad Book Signing, author will be on hand to sign copies of his book Oklahoma Where I Live, 2 p.m., Oct. 13. Full Circle Bookstore, 1900 Northwest Expressway, 842-2900, fullcirclebooks.com. SUN

P.F.L.A.G. Open Meeting, PFLAG OKC provides support, education and advocacy for the LGBT community, 7 p.m., Oct. 15. Church of the Open Arms, 3131 N. Pennsylvania, 525-9555. TUE

FILM

Movie Night at the Downtown Library, enjoy a film at the downtown library, 6-8 p.m., Oct. 9, 16. Downtown Library, 300 Park, 231-8650, metrolibrary.org. WED, WED

The Colors of the Mountain, (Colombia, 2010, dir. Carlos Cesar Arbelaez) amid adventures and kid’s games signs of armed conflict come to their peaceful village, 7 p.m., Oct. 9. Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art, 555 Elm, Norman, 325-3272, ou.edu/fjjma. WED

Araya, (Venezuela, 1959, dir. Margot Benacerraf) a day in the life of three families in one of the harshest places on Earth, 7:30 p.m., Oct. 10. Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 415 Couch, 236-3100, okcmoa.com. THU

Betsy Randolph Book Signing, author will be on hand to sign copies of her book Tokens of the Lonely, 6:30 p.m., Oct. 16. Full Circle Bookstore, 1900 Northwest Expressway, 842-2900, fullcirclebooks.com. WED

EVENTS

Fall Plant Sale, a variety of plants will be available for sale just in time for fall planting, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Oct. 9. Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City, 900 N. Portland, 947-4421, osuokc.edu. WED–SAT

Muslim Journeys, a series of events designed to foster communication and exchange ideas between Muslim and American cultures, 12:30 p.m., Oct. 9. Rose State College, 6420 S.E. 15th, Midwest City, 733-7673, rose. edu. WED–THU

Zombie Ball, food, fun and games sponsored by the Apartment Association of Central Oklahoma, 6-10 p.m., Oct. 10. Will Rogers Theatre, 4322 N. Western, 604-3015, willrogerstheatre.com. THU

Beginning Zen Meditation Class, introductory classes into Zen meditation and Buddhism, 7-9 p.m., Oct. 11. Buddha Mind Monastery, 5916 S. Anderson, 869-0501, ctbuddhamind.org. FRI

Live on the Plaza, see the best of what the Plaza District has to offer, 7 p.m., Oct. 11. Plaza District, 1618 N. Gatewood, 367-9403, plazadistrict.org. FRI

Terror on 10th Street Haunted House, house of horrors with a guided tour, 7-11 p.m., Oct. 11, 13. Terror on 10th Street, 2005 NW 10th St.. 232-1816. FRI–SUN

Fantastic Fall Pumpkin Centerpiece, transform your pumpkin into a beautiful fall centerpiece your whole family will love, 10 a.m.-noon, Oct. 12. Myriad Botanical Gardens, 301 W. Reno, 445-7080, myriadgardens.org. SAT

Una Noche, (U.S./Cuba, 2012, dir. Lucy Mulloy) a man desperate to escape Cuba is forced to flee when falsely accused, 8 p.m., Oct. 11. Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 415 Couch, 236-3100, okcmoa.com. FRI

7 Boxes, (Paraguay, 2012, dir. Juan Carlos Maneglia) Victor receives an unusual proposal to carry seven boxes of unknown content, 8 p.m., Oct. 12. Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 415 Couch, 236-3100, okcmoa.com. SAT

La Camioneta: The Journey of One American School Bus, (U.S./Guatemala, 2012, dir. Mark Kendall) follow one decommissioned American school bus on its journey to become a camioneta, 5:30 p.m., Oct. 12. Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 415 Couch, 236-3100, okcmoa.com. SAT

Soy Cuba, (Cuba/Sovieat Union, 1964, dir. uncredited) study of Cuba and its transition to a post-revolutionary society, 2 p.m., Oct. 13. Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 415 Couch, 236-3100, okcmoa.com. SUN

Video Musics III: Floating Oceans, (U.S., 2012, dir. Alexis Gideon) stop-motion animation based on the works of Lord Dunsany and John Dunne, 7:30 p.m., Oct. 16. Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 415 Couch, 236-3100, okcmoa.com. WED

FOOD

Mid-Week Market, fresh, delectable local fruits, vegetables and other goods, 4-8 p.m., Oct. 9, 12. Myriad Botanical Gardens, 301 W. Reno, 445-7080, myriadgardens.org. WED, WED

Thai-licious II Cooking Class, Chef Koi Strickland of Thai Thai will teach how to create a several Thai delicacies, 5:30 p.m., Oct. 9. International Pantry, 1618 W. Lindsey St., Norman. 405-360-0765, intlpantry.com. WED

Tipsy Artist, wine and paint party, 6-9 p.m., Oct. 9. Tres Cantina & Grille, 305 E. Main, Norman, 701-8282. WED

Paint N’ Cheers, creative social art classes, 6:30 p.m., Oct. 10-12, 16; 2 p.m., Oct. 13.. Paint N Cheers, 1614 N. Gatewood. 524-4155, paintncheers.com. THU–SUN

Pinot’s Palette, sip on your favorite beverage while painting your very own masterpiece, 7-9 p.m., Oct. 10-11; 7-10 p.m., Oct. 12; 2-4 p.m., Oct. 13. Pinot’s Palette, 115 E. California, 602-3850, pinotspalette.com. THU–SUN

Tipsy Artist, wine and paint party, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Oct. 11-12. Tipsy Artist Studio, 101 1/2 S. 2nd, Suite B, Guthrie, 822-0481, tipsyartist.com. FRI–SAT

Whodunit Dinner Theater Presents: Fatal Jeopardy, our favorite game show host and his lovely assistant present a live taping of their new game show, let’s all hope everyone stays that way, 6:30 p.m., Oct. 11, 15. Cattlemen’s Steakhouse, 1309 S. Agnew, 236-0416. FRI, TUE

Edmond Farmer’s Market, purchase goods from local farmers and vendors, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Oct. 12. Festival Market Place, 26 W. First, Edmond, 359-4630, edmondok. com. SAT

Fall Farmers Market, join Urban Agrarian and many other vendors for the freshest tastes of the season, noon-4 p.m., Oct. 13. Myriad Botanical Gardens, 301 W. Reno, 445-7080, myriadgardens.org. SUN

KIDS

Parenting Skills Classes, covers different styles of parenting stages of child development and more, 6:30- 7:15 p.m., Oct. 9, 16. Lutheran Church of Our Savior, 6501 N.W. 23rd St., Bethany. 405-495-1605. WED, WED

Spooky Stories, a weekly spooky story and craft to take home, 5-6 p.m., Oct. 9, 16. Myriad Botanical Gardens, 301 W. Reno, 445-7080, myriadgardens.org. WED, WED

Storytime Science, storytellers bring books about science and exploration to life, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Oct. 9. Science Museum Oklahoma, 2100 N.E. 52nd, 602-6664, sciencemuseumok.org. WED

Halloween Horrorfest , celebrate the spookiest time of year with a different film each Thursday in October, all ages welcome, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Oct. 10. Midwest City Library, 8143 E. Reno, Midwest City, 732-4828, metrolibary.org. THU

Chomp and Stomp at the OKC Zoo, Pumpkin Chomp and Stomp is a Halloween enrichment when the zoo animals get to enjoy a variety of Halloween treats, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Oct. 11. Oklahoma City Zoo, 2000 Remington, 424-3344, okczoo.com. FRI

Drop-In Art: Smear, guest artists interact with families to create works of art, 1-4 p.m., Oct. 12. Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 415 Couch, 236-3100, okcmoa.com. SAT

Ghoul Food:Saturdays R4 Kids, cooking class designed for kids with a little help from their parents, 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Oct. 12. Francis Tuttle Technology Center-Rockwell Campus, 12777 N. Rockwell, 717-4900, francistuttle. edu. SAT

Pumpkin Door Patch Hanger, create your own pumpkin patch door decoration with amazing scratch-through paper, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Oct. 12. Lakeshore Learning Store, 6300 N. May, 858-8778, lakeshorelearning.com. SAT

Cornhusk Characters, historically significant and fun to make, cornhusk dolls are a special craft practiced by Native Americans, 10-11 a.m., Oct. 15. Myriad Botanical Gardens, 301 W. Reno, 445-7080, myriadgardens.org. TUE

Kid’s Painting Class, express your creativity in a kidfriendly atmosphere, taught by Susan Cromer Yback, 6-7:15 p.m., Oct. 15. Paseo Gallery One, 2927 Paseo. TUE

Tiny Tuesdays: Spooky Halloween Pumpkins, comeand-go, open-ended art-making, 10 a.m.-noon, Oct. 15. Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 415 Couch, 236-3100, okcmoa.com. TUE

PERFORMING ARTS

OCU Graduate String Trio - The Baroque Selections, Art Moves is an Arts Council initiative that provides free lunchtime arts events to the downtown OKC area, noon-1 p.m., Oct. 9. Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 415 Couch, 270-4848, artscouncilokc.com. WED

Quinn Dahle, stand-up comedian, 8 p.m., Oct. 9-10; 8, 10:30 p.m., Oct. 11-12; 8 p.m. Oct. 13. Loony Bin Comedy Club, 8503 N. Rockwell, 239-4242, loonybincomedy.com. WED–SUN

Metro Caddo Cultural Club, part of the Ruggles Native American series at Sharp Concert Hall, 8 p.m., Oct. 10. University of Oklahoma, 660 Parrington Oval, Norman, 325-0311, ou.edu. THU

One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, a con man pleads insanity to get out of a work farm and gets more than he bargained for, 8 p.m., Oct. 10. Jewel Box Theatre, 3700 N. Walker, 521-1786, jewelboxtheatre.org. THU

A Grimm Affair, Cimarron Opera presents three short operettas based on the stories of the Brothers Grimm, 2 p.m., Oct. 11. Del City Library, 4509 S.E. 15th, Del City, 672-1377, metrolibrary.org. FRI

Culture Cinematic, Art Moves is an Arts Council of Oklahoma City initiative that provides free lunchtime arts events in downtown OKC, noon-1 p.m., Oct. 11. Myriad Botanical Gardens, 301 W. Reno, 270-4848, artscouncilokc.com. FRI

Altar Boyz, a musical comedy about a fictitious Christian boy-band from Ohio on the eve of their big tour, 8 p.m., Oct. 11-13. The Pollard Theatre, 120 W. Harrison, Guthrie, 282-2800, thepollard.org. FRI–SUN

Mowgli - The Jungle Book Ballet, the spirited adventures of jungle boy Mowgli based on Rudyard Kipling’s The Jungle Book stories, 7 p.m., Oct. 11; 8 p.m., Oct. 12, 2 p.m., Oct. 13. Civic Center Music Hall, 201 N. Walker, 297-2264, okcciviccenter.com. FRI–SUN

Rocky Horror Picture Show, a live production of the classic cult film along with audience participation, 6:30 p.m., Oct. 11-12. The Boom, 2218 N.W. 39th, 601-7200, theboomokc.com. FRI–SAT

Noises Off, a classic comedy dealing with the action behind the scenes, 8 p.m., Oct. 12; 2 p.m., Oct. 13. Poteet Theatre, 222 N.W. 15th, 609-1023, poteettheatre.com. SAT–SUN

OKC Improv, original comedy featuring Kansas City’s Chess with Death, 8, 9:30, 11 p.m., Oct. 12. Broadway Theater, 1613 N. Broadway, 651-3191, reduxiontheatre.com. SAT

Bo Burnham, stand-up comedian, Oct. 15. Rose State College, 6420 S.E. 15th, Midwest City, 733-7673, rose. edu. TUE

Juon, Sung, Korean Weaving, Art Moves is an Arts Council initiative that provides free lunchtime arts events to the downtown OKC area, noon-1 p.m., Oct. 15. First National Center, 100 Park, 270-4848, artscouncilokc. com. TUE

Paseo FEAST, micro-funding event in which five artists present a project to a group of diners who vote for who receives the winning grant, 6-8 p.m., Oct. 15. Farmers Public Market, 311 S. Klein, 232-6506, thepaseo.com. TUE

Rocky Horror Picture Show, get weird and rock and roll all night with this cult classic just in time for Halloween, 7:30 p.m., Oct. 16. Lyric Theatre, 1727 N.W. 16th, 524-9312, lyrictheatreokc.com. WED

SPORTS

Relax and Refocus Yoga, weekly expert yoga classes with an intentional spiritual focus, 6:30, 7:25 p.m., Oct. 9, 16. New Covenant United Methodist Church, 2700 S. Boulevard St., Edmond. 562-3200, newcov.tv. WED, WED

OKC Barons vs. Iowa Wild, minor league ice hockey, 7 p.m., Oct. 12-13. Cox Convention Center, 1 Myriad Gardens, 602-8500, coxconventioncenter.com. SAT-SUN

The Terminator Run to Cure Diabetes, a 5k, 10k and a half-marathon to benefit diabetes research, 7:30 a.m., Oct. 12. Wiley Post Park, 2000 S. Robinson, , okc.gov/ parks. SAT

Chi Gong, Tai Chi, and Aikido, mindfulness and stress management through the ancient martial arts, 4-5 p.m., Oct. 14. University of Central Oklahoma, 100 N. University, Edmond, 974-2000, uco.edu. MON

OKC Barons vs. Texas Stars, minor league ice hockey, 7 p.m., Oct. 15. Cox Convention Center, 1 Myriad Gardens, 602-8500, coxconventioncenter.com. TUE OKC

Thunder vs. Denver Nuggets, preseason NBA basketball, 7 p.m., Oct. 15. Chesapeake Energy Arena, 100 W. Reno, 602-8700, chesapeakearena.com. TUE

A Fresh Take: William S. and Ann Atherton Art of the American West Gallery, showcasing the Museum’s permanent art collection in 10 newly reinstalled exhibition spaces. National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, 1700 N.E. 63rd, 478-2250, nationalcowboymuseum.org.

Accessorize! Accessorize! Accessorize!, accessorize your home with original works of art and yourself with jewelry by Dusty Buckley. The Studio Gallery, 2642 W. Britton, 752-2642, thestudiogallery.org.

Allan Houser and His Students, in celebration of his 100th birthday, this exhibit features works of Allan Houser as well as his students, focusing on his role as a teacher and mentor. National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, 1700 N.E. 63rd St., 478-2250, national cowboymuseum.org.

Art After 5 Roof Terrace, join downtown workers, adventurous concert and film goers and the art crowd for cocktails on the skyline, 5 p.m., Oct. 10. Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 415 Couch Dr., 236-3100, okcmoa. com. THU

Art in Mosaic, featuring the work of Jacqueline Iskander, Norman Santa Fe Depot, 200 S. Jones, Norman, pasnorman.org.

Beyond the Box: Student Concepts for Package Design, featuring the work of UCO College of Art and Design students, Donna Nigh Gallery, University of Central Oklahoma, 100 N. University, Edmond, uco.edu.

Classen Art Class of 1959, featuring the works of several prominent Oklahoma City artists from the graduating class of 1959, Jann Jeffrey Gallery, 3018 Paseo Dr., jannjeffrey.com.

CLAY 2013, a nationally juried ceramics exhibition featuring the work of 3 Oklahoma artists, Firehouse Art Center, 444 S. Flood St., Norman, 329-4523, normanfirehouse.com.

Crumbo Spirit Talk: The Work of Woody Crumbo and His Children, spanning his six-decade career and including the work of his children, Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zudih Dr., 522-5248, okhistory.org.

Complementary Colors, visually-charged artwork from painter Theresa Hurt and glass artist Nicki Albright, In Your Eye Gallery, 3005-A Paseo Dr., 525-2161, inyoureyegallery.com.

Dark Light: The Micaceous Ceramics of Christine Nofchissey McHorse, an exhibition of the artit’s newest works, Fred Jones, Jr. Museum of Art, 555 Elm, Norman, ou.edu/fjjma.

Drop-In Art: Funny Faces, guest artists interact with families to create works of art, 1-4 p.m., Oct. 12, Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 415 Couch, 236-3100, okcmoa.com. SAT

Faces of Betina Steinke, featuring the work of the renowned portrait artist who spend over 60 years capturing the people of the American West, National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, 1700 N.E. 63rd, 478-2250, nationalcowboymuseum.

Featured Selections from Prix de West, selections from the museum’s most prestigious collection. National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, 1700 N.E. 63rd, 478-2250, nationalcowboymuseum.org.

Foursight: Oklahoma Beauty and Beyond, diverse scenes and colors, as seen by four award-winning pastel artists. Adelante! Gallery, 3003 Paseo Dr., (214) 587- 7686, adelantegallery.com.

Lee Williams Exhibition, featuring the 2-D and 3-D works of Lee WIlliams, Midwest City LIbrary, 8143 E. Reno Ave., Midwest City, 732-4828, metrolibrary.org.

Let’s Do Something Nice For Eachother: The Reception, a reception celebrating the arrival of Michele Romo’s work, which will show through October, 7 p.m., Oct. 11, The Womb, 25 NW 9th, thewombgallery.com. FRI

Libertad de Expresion: The Art of the Americas and Cold War Politics, exploring the impact of Cold War politics on freedom of expression, Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art, 555 Elm St., Norman, ou.edu/fjjma.

Live on the Plaza, a monthly artwalk event that promotes emerging artists in Oklahoma City, 7 p.m., Oct. 11, Plaza District, 1618 N. Gatewood, plazadistrict.org. FRI

Rocks Trees and Water, the landscape paintings of Larry Layton on display in the Governor’s Gallery in the capitol building, Oklahoma state Capitol, 2300 N. Lincoln Blvd., ok.gov.

Roger Shimomura, prints of this famous Japanese- American artist can be found in the Chambers library on campus, University of Central Oklahoma, 100 N. University, Edmond, uco.edu.

Route 44 - A Journey, a retrospective featuring the photography of Larry Hefner, University of Central Oklahoma, 100 N. University, Edmond, uco.edu. Second Friday Circuit of Art, a monthly celebration of all things art that Norman has to offer, 6-9 p.m., Oct. 11, Norman Arts Council, 122 E. Main, Norman, normanarts. org. FRI

Silent Witnesses, photography exhibition on the global reality of land mines. University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, 1100 N. Lindsay, 271-4000, ouhsc.edu.

Swedish Rebellion, a conceptual photography and mixed-media show exploring the Swedish and Cherokee heritage of the artist, Joel Archer. PhotoArt Studio, 1738 N.W. 16th St., 557-0924, photoart.com.

Matt Atkinson’s 2013 Debut, exhibition representing the artist’s connection with nature and his use of natural paints and dyes, Summerwine Gallery, 2928 Paseo Dr., 831-3279, summerwinegallery.com.

Oklahoma City! Sooner or Later…, guided history of the Oklahoma City Police Department presented through photos, documents, historical items and text. Oklahoma City City Hall, 200 N. Walker, 528-6322.

Paint N’ Cheers, creative social art classes, 6:30 p.m., Oct. 9-12, 9; 1 p.m., Oct. 12; 2 p.m., Oct. 13. Paint N’ Cheers, 1614 Gatewood, 524-4155, paintncheers.com. WED-SUN

Pinot’s Palette, sip on your favorite beverage while painting your very own masterpiece, 7-9 p.m., Oct 10-11; 7-10 p.m., Oct.12; 2 p.m., Oct. 13. Pinot’s Palette, 115 E. California, 602-3850, pinotspalette.com. THU-SAT

Reigns Supreme: The Little Black Dress, featuring the Textiles Collection. Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi, 522-5248, okhistorycenter.org.

Relaxation, the newest offerings of painters Doris Bewley and Karam, Contemporary Art Gallery, 2928 Paseo Dr., 601-7474, contemporaryartgalleryokc.com.

Repurposed and Landscapes, featuring the work of Steve Weber and Lynden Wilcoxson, Contemporary Art Gallery, 2928 Paseo Dr., contemporaryartgalleryokc.com.

Sylvia Rose Jewelry, artist of the month: Judy Hay, handmade jewelry, Paseo One Gallery, 2927 Paseo Drive.

The Art of the Comic Book, including work from and inpsired by the comic book and illustrative arts, Istvan Gallery, 1218 N. Western Ave.,831-2874, istvangallery. com.

Tipsy Artist, wine and paint party, 6-9 p.m., Oct. 9. Tres Cantina & Grille, 305 E. Main, Norman, 701-8282. WED

Tipsy Artist, wine and paint party, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Oct. 11-12. Tipsy Artist Studio, 101 1/2 S. 2nd, Suite B, Guthrie, 822-0481, tipsyartist.com. FRI–SAT

This Too, featuring mixed-media work of artist Mark Fox. Artspace at Untitled, 1 N.E. 3rd St., 815-9995, artspaceatuntitled.org. Water Reflections, the acrylic paintings of Lynden Wilcoxson, 50 Penn Place Gallery, 1900 Northwest Expressway, Suite 113-R, 848-5567, 50pennplacegallery. com.

Wide Open Wednesdays, free admission all day on Wednesdays to the museum, National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum, 1700 N.E. 63rd St., 478-2250, nationalcowboymuseum.com. WED, WED

 
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