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None October 15th, 2013

THU Third Thursdays on Historic Western Avenue,.

Divorce Support Group, sponsored by DivorceCare and DivorceCare for Kids to help families cope with divorce, 6:45 p.m., Oct. 16, 23. Metropolitan Baptist Church, 7201 W. Britton, 722-2550. WED, WED

Principled Commitment Classes, all couples regardless of orientation or level of commitment are invited to attend these classes, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Oct. 16, 23. First Unitarian Church, 600 N.W. 13th, 232-9224. WED, WED

Automobile Alley Shop Hop, cruise historic Automobile Alley for open-house events, extended hours and special deals, Oct. 17. Automobile Alley, Broadway between N.W. 4th and 13th, 488-2555, automobilealley.org. THU

Third Thursdays on Historic Western Avenue, sip, shop and stroll among the sights and sales on historic Western Avenue, Oct. 17. 4100-5000 N. Western Ave. THU

Beginning Zen Meditation Class, introductory classes into Zen meditation and Buddhism, 7-9 p.m., Oct. 18. Buddha Mind Monastery, 5916 S. Anderson, 869-0501, ctbuddhamind.org. FRI

The Teazer Workshop, one and a half hours of instruction in burlesque, pole and chair dance, 6-8 p.m., Oct. 18. Teaze Dance & Fitness, 1112 N. Broadway, 232-7653, teazedance.com. FRI

All Breed and Household Pet Cat Show, many rare and unusual breeds will be on hand to celebrate this celebration of feline companions, Oct. 19. Animal Resource Center, 7949 S. I-35 Service Road, 604-2892. SAT

Buddy Walk for Down Syndrome, walk to raise funds for Down Syndrome Association of Central Oklahoma, 9 a.m., Oct. 19. Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark, 2 Mickey Mantle, 218-1000, ndss.org. SAT

Girls of Grace, teaching teen girls and their mothers and leaders how to live freely and lead fearlessly, Oct. 19. First Baptist Church of Moore, 301 N.E. 27th, Moore, 793-2600. SAT

Karen Ball Lecture, the author and literary agent will speak to an all-day fiction workshop, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Oct. 19. Memorial Road Church of Christ, 2221 E. Memorial, Edmond, 478-0166. SAT

Orchid Care 101, learn the ins and outs of caring for orchids at home, noon-12:30 p.m., Oct. 19. Myriad Botanical Gardens, 301 W. Reno, 445-7080, myriadgardens.org. SAT

All Breed and Household Pet Cat Show, many rare and unusual breeds will be on hand to celebrate this celebration of feline companions, Oct. 20. Animal Resource Center, 7949 S. I-35 Service Road, 604-2892. SUN

Deceptive Orchids, a discussion about the nature of orchids, noon-12:30 p.m., Oct. 20. Myriad Botanical Gardens, 301 W. Reno, 445-7080, myriadgardens.org. SUN

Dog Obedience Training School, dogs and owners will learn a variety of basic skills and address some behavioral issues, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Oct. 22. Myriad Botanical Gardens, 301 W. Reno, 445-7080, myriadgardens.org. TUE

Eboo Patel Public Lecture: Sacred Ground, the author of Acts of Faith will be contributing to the Distinguished Speaker series, 7:30 p.m., Oct. 23. Oklahoma City University, 2501 N. Blackwelder, 208- 5000, okcu.edu. WED

KIDS

Children Reading to Dogs, young readers practice their reading skills with an appreciative, uncritical canine and human audience, 6-7 p.m., Oct. 16, 23. The Village Library, 10307 N. Penn, 755-0710, metrolibrary. org. WED, WED

Pumpkinville, a celebration of pumpkins and all things fall, 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Oct. 16-23. Myriad Botanical Gardens, 301 W. Reno, 445-7080, myriadgardens.org. WED–WED

Reading Rainforest, story time in the lobby of Crystal Bridge with a fun craft to take home, 10-11 a.m., Oct. 16, 23 Myriad Botanical Gardens, 301 W. Reno, 445- 7080, myriadgardens.org. WED, WED

Spooky Stories, a weekly spooky story and craft to take home, 5-6 p.m., Oct. 16, 23. Myriad Botanical Gardens, 301 W. Reno, 445-7080, myriadgardens.org. WED, 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. 17. Midwest City Library, 8143 E. Reno, Midwest City, 732-4828, metrolibary.org. THU

Lights on After School, drawing awareness and helping raise funds for after-school programs throughout Oklahoma, 6-8 p.m., Oct. 17. Myriad Botanical Gardens, 301 W. Reno, 445-7080, myriadgardens.org. THU

Bug Eyes, examine bugs up close and then construct and personalize a bug viewing box, 10 a.m.-noon, Oct. 18. Myriad Botanical Gardens, 301 W. Reno, 445-7080, myriadgardens.org. FRI

Drop-In Art: Universally-Loved Unicorns, join our guest artist every Saturday as they interact with families to create works of art inspired by the collections, 1-4 p.m., Oct. 19. Museum of Art, 415 Couch, 236-3100, okcmoa.com. SAT

Story Time with Julie, come hear the best and newest children’s books, 10:15-11 a.m., Oct. 19. Full Circle Bookstore, 1900 Northwest Expressway, 842-2900, fullcirclebooks.com. SAT

Weekend Keeper Connections, talk to zoo keepers and learn about your favorite animals from the people who care for them, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Oct. 19-20. Oklahoma City Zoo, 2000 Remington, 424-3344, okczoo.com. SAT–SUN

Kid’s Painting Class, come and express your creativity in a kid-friendly atmosphere taught by Susan Cromer Yback, 6-7:15 p.m., Oct. 22. Paseo Gallery One, 2927 Paseo. TUE

PERFORMING ARTS

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. 16-18; 8, 11:59 p.m., Oct. 19; 7:30 p.m., Oct. 22-23. Lyric Theatre, 1727 N.W. 16th, 524-9312, lyrictheatreokc.com. WED–SAT, TUE-WED

Altar Boyz, a musical comedy about a fictitious Christian boy-band from Ohio on the eve of their big tour, 8 p.m., Oct. 17-20. The Pollard Theatre, 120 W. Harrison, Guthrie, 282-2800, thepollard.org. THU–SUN

Comedy Night at the Opolis, featuring the stand-up comedy of James Nghiem, Cameron Buchholtz, Ryan Drake, Justin Smith and more, 9 p.m., Oct. 17. Opolis, 113 N. Crawford, Norman, 820-0951, opolis.org. THU

UCO Symphony and Chamber Orchestra, to perform with Claude Chalhoub, 7:30 p.m., Oct. 17. University of Central Oklahoma, 100 N. University, Edmond, 974-2000, uco.edu. THU

L’Elisir d’Amore, Donizetti’s enduring comedy is a light and fun opera perfect for those new to opera, 8 p.m., Oct. 17-19; 2 p.m., Oct. 20. University of Oklahoma, 660 Parrington Oval, Norman, 325-0311, ou.edu. THU–SUN

Medea, OKC Theatre Company begins their 15th season with this classic tale of horror just in time for Halloween, 8 p.m., Oct. 17-19. Civic Center Music Hall, 201 N. Walker, 297-2264, okcciviccenter.com. THU–SAT

One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, a con man who pleads insanity to get out of a work farm gets more than he bargained for with hospitalization, 8 p.m., Oct. 17-19; 2:30 p.m., Oct. 20. Jewel Box Theatre, 3700 N. Walker, 521-1786, jewelboxtheatre.org. THU–SUN

The Melton Gallery Performance Series, a dynamic exhibition highlighting performance within each department, 4-6 p.m., Oct. 17. University of Central Oklahoma, 100 N. University, Edmond, 974-2000, uco.edu. THU

The Sandman, live stand-up comedy special engagement, 8 p.m., Oct. 17; 8, 10:30 p.m., Oct. 18-19. Loony Bin Comedy Club, 8503 N. Rockwell, 239-4242, loonybincomedy.com. THU–SAT

Terror on 10th Street Haunted House, house of horrors with a guided tour, 7 p.m., Oct. 18-20. Terror on 10th Street, 2005 NW 10th St., 232-1816. FRI–SUN

The Demented Ward, visitors to the ward will face zombies of all kinds and must survive the maze brains intact, 7-10 p.m., Oct. 18. Stage Door Theater, 601 Oak Ave., Yukon. 265-1590, stagedooryukon.com. FRI–SUN

Whodunit Dinner Theater Presents: Fatal Jeopardy, a game show host and his lovely assistant present a live taping of their new game show, 6:30 p.m., Oct. 18. Spaghetti Warehouse, 101 E. Sheridan, 235-0402, 40meatballs.com. FRI

Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony, featuring Jennifer Koh, Oct. 19. Civic Center Music Hall, 201 N. Walker, 297-2264, okcciviccenter.com. SAT

Menopause: The Musical, celebrating women on the brink of, in the throes of, or having survived menopause, 3, 7:30 p.m., Oct. 19. Rose State College, 6420 S.E. 15th, Midwest City, 733-7673, rose.edu. SAT

Noises Off, a classic comedy dealing with the action behind the scenes, 8 p.m., Oct. 19. Poteet Theatre, 222 N.W. 15th, 609-1023, poteettheatre. com. SAT–SUN

Tim Lee, YouTube sensation and Ph.D will perform his stand-up comedy routine to raise funds for Oklahoma School’s STEM programs, Oct. 22. Rose State College, 6420 S.E. 15th, Midwest City, 733- 7673, rose.edu. TUE

SPORTS

Oklahoma Classics, feature night for accredited Oklahoma-bred thoroughbreds, Oct. 18. Remington Park, 1 Remington Place, 424-9000. FRI

OKC Barons vs. Abbotsford Heat, AHL hockey, 7 p.m., Oct. 18-19. Cox Convention Center, 1 Myriad Gardens, 602-8500, coxconventioncenter.com. FRI–SAT

Hits Endurance Run, several races and distances to choose from also featuring a friends and family hike and a fitness expo, Oct. 19-20. Remington Park, 1 Remington Place, 424-9000. SAT–SUN

Mid-South Pro Wrestling, dedicated to bringing back the action and style of old-school professional wrestling, 3 p.m., Oct. 20. Golden Goose Flea Market, 2301 N. Douglas, 820-3895, goldengoosefleamarket.com. SUN

OKC Thunder vs. Utah Jazz, preseason NBA basketball, 7 p.m., Oct. 20. Chesapeake Energy Arena, 100 W. Reno, 602-8700, chesapeakearena. com. SUN

NAMI Youth and Teen Golf Scramble, fourperson scramble to benefit Oklahoma youth by way of NAMI Oklahoma, 11 a.m., Oct. 21. The Greens Country Club, 13100 Green Valley, 751- 6266, thegreenscc.com. MON

Chi Gong, Tai Chi, and Aikido, mindfulness and stress management through the ancient martial arts, 4-5 p.m., Oct. 21. University of Central Oklahoma, 100 N. University, Edmond, 974-2000, uco.edu. MON

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. 17. Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 415 Couch Drive, 236-3100, okcmoa. com. THU

Art in Mosaic, featuring the work of Jacqueline Iskander. Norman Santa Fe Depot, 200 S. Jones, Norman, pasnorman.org. Behind Bars, featuring the work of men in the Oklahoma Prison system with all proceeds going to the purchase of art supplies. The Society, 1609 N. Blackwelder, thesocietyokc.com.

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

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

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

Debut, featuring the work of Nathan Lee, Sharon J Montgomery and David Alan Corbin. Paseo Originals, 2920 Paseo Drive, 604-6602, paseooriginals.com. Drop-In Art: Universally-Loved Unicorns, guest artists interact with families to create works of art, 1-4 p.m., Oct. 19. 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 Drive, 214-587- 7686, adelantegallery.com.

Heart to Art, enjoy some of Oklahoma City’s finest fare while creating your very own work of art, 6 p.m., Oct. 21, 23. Caffe Pranzo, 9622 N. May Ave., 755-3577, hearttoartok.com. MON–WED

Let’s Do Something Nice For Each Other, exhibition featuring the work of Michele Romo, 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.

Matt Atkinson’s 2013 Debut, representing the artist’s connection with nature and his use of natural paints and dyes. Summerwine Gallery, 2928 Paseo Drive, 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. 16-19; 2 p.m., Oct. 20; 6:30 p.m., Oct. 23. Paint N’ Cheers, 1614 Gatewood, 524-4155, paintncheers.com WED-SUN, WED

Pinot’s Palette, sip on your favorite beverage while painting your very own masterpiece, 7-9 p.m., Oct. 17-19, 23. Pinot’s Palette, 115 E. California, 602-3850, pinotspalette.com THU-SAT, WED

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 Drive, 601-7474, contemporaryartgalleryokc. com.

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 the 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. Sylvia Rose Jewelry, handmade jewelry from artist of the month Judy Hay. 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. 17. Grand Casino, 777 Grand Casino, Shawnee, 964-7777, grandcasinoshawnee.com. THU

Tipsy Artist, wine and paint party, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Oct. 18. 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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