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Whodunit Dinner Theater Presents: Fatal Jeopardy,.

Children Reading to Dogs, young readers practice their reading skills with an appreciative, uncritical canine and human audience, 6-7 p.m., Oct. 23, 30. The Village Library, 10307 N. Pennsylvaniasylvania Ave., 755-0710, metrolibrary.org. WED, WED

Barry Wightman book signing, the author of Pepperland will be on hand to sign copies of his book and answer questions from his readers, 6:30 p.m., Oct. 24. Full Circle Bookstore, 1900 Northwest Expressway, 842-2900, fullcirclebooks.com. THU Carey Jones Book Signing, author will be on hand to sign copies of her book Chocolate Chip Cookies, Oct. 26. Full Circle Bookstore, 1900 Northwest Expressway, 842-2900, fullcirclebooks.com. SAT

Linda Reese and Susan Kates Book Signing, local authors will be on hand to sign copies of Oklahoma-themed books, noon, Oct. 26. Full Circle Bookstore, 1900 Northwest Expressway, 842-2900, fullcirclebooks.com. SAT

EVENTS

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 Alzheimer Caregivers Workshop, free workshop and resources for those facing the care of a loved one with Alzheimer’s., 5:30 p.m., Oct. 24. Christ the King Catholic Church, 8005 Dorset, 842-1481. THU

Nature Assemblage, create a shadowbox with repurposed wood and fill it with found objects, 10 a.m.-noon, Oct. 24. Myriad Botanical Gardens, 301 W. Reno, 445-7080, myriadgardens.org. THU

An Affair of the Heart, a unique marketplace and incredible shopping experience for one-of-a-kind gifts and more, Oct. 25-27. Oklahoma State Fairgrounds, 3001 General Pershing, 948-6700. FRI–SUN

Historic Ghost Tours at Gracelawn Cemetery, actors will play the parts of pioneers located at gravesites of Edmond founding fathers as they tell ghost stories, Oct. 25-26. Gracelawn Cemetery, 24 E. 1st St., Edmond, 285-9700 FRI

Confluence, a conference for local Oklahoma bloggers and digital influencers, Oct. 26. Lyric Theatre, 1727 NW 16th St., 524-9312, confluenceconference.org. SAT Roundtable Discussion: The Middle East, a roundtable on politics and culture, 4:30-5:30 p.m., Oct. 30. University of Oklahoma, 660 Parrington Oval, Norman, 325-0311, ou.edu. WED

FILM

Movie Night at the Downtown Library, enjoy a film at the downtown library, 6-8 p.m., Oct. 23, 30. Downtown Library, 300 Park, 231-8650, metrolibrary. org. WED, WED

RiffTrax Live: Night of the Living Dead, one night only RiffTrax and IGN films resurrect the zombie film that started it all, 7 p.m., Oct. 24. Quail Springs Mall, 2501 W. Memorial, 755-6530, rifftrax.com. THU

SOMM, (U.S., 2013, dir. Jason Wise) four aspiring sommeliers and their attempt to pass the Master exam, 7:30 p.m., Oct. 24. Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 415 Couch, 236-3100, okcmoa.com. THU

Red Obsession, (Australia, 2013, dir. Warwick and David Ross) a documentary about the demand for high priced items in China, 5:30, 8 p.m., Oct. 25-26; 2 p.m., Oct. 27. Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 415 Couch, 236-3100, okcmoa.com. FRI–SUN

The Met Live in HD: The Nose, watch a performance of the Shostakovitch opera performed by the Metropolitan Opera live on the very big screen, 6:30 p.m., Oct. 26. Quail Springs Mall, 2501 W. Memorial Rd., 755-6530, metoperafamily.com. SAT

FOOD

A Taste of Western, a sampling of some of the best food Oklahoma City has to offer on Western Avenue, 6-9 p.m., Oct. 24. Will Rogers Theatre, 4322 N. Western, 604-3015, willrogerstheatre.com. THU

H&8th Night Market, street festival built around a lineup of the city’s top gourmet food trucks, 7-11 p.m., Oct. 25. H&8th Night Market, 815 N. Hudson, h8thokc. com. FRI

Whodunit Dinner Theater Presents: Fatal Jeopardy, a favorite game show host and his lovely assistant present a live taping of their new game show, 6:30 p.m., Oct. 25. Ted’s Café Escondido, 2836 NW 68th, 848-8337, whodunit.net. FRI Farmers Market District Fall Festival, live entertainment with a kids area and vendor booths, 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Oct. 27. Farmers Public Market, 311 S. Klein, 232-6506, okcfarmersmarket.com. SUN

Fall Farmers Market, Urban Agrarian and many other vendors offer the freshest tastes of the season, noon- 4 p.m., Oct. 27. Myriad Botanical Gardens, 301 W. Reno, 445-7080, myriadgardens.org. SUN

Murder Mystery Dinner, solve a thrilling mystery while you dine during an interactive fondue dinner, 4, 7:30 p.m., Oct. 27; 7 p.m., Oct. 28. The Melting Pot, 4 E. Sheridan, 235-1000. SUN–MON

OCC Wine and Cheese Reception, reception and art auction to benefit the Oklahoma Conference of Churches, 5:30 p.m., Oct. 29. St. Paul’s Episcopal Cathedral, 127 NW 7th St., 235-3436, okchurches. org. TUE Tipsy Artist, wine and paint party, 6-9 p.m., Oct. 30. Othello’s Italian Restaurant, 434 Buchanan, Norman, 701-4900, tipsyartist.com. WED

KIDS

Pumpkinville, a celebration of pumpkins and all things fall, 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Oct. 23–30. 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. 23, 30. 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. 24. Midwest City Library, 8143 E. Reno, Midwest City, 732-4828, metrolibary.org. THU Bright Night of Superheroes, dress as your favorite superhero and enjoy a special night of hands-on action, 6-midnight, Oct. 25. Science Museum Oklahoma, 2100 NE 52nd St., 602-6664, sciencemuseumok.org. FRI

Clay Workshop, hand-building and wheel-throwing clay class, 10 a.m.-noon, Oct. 26. The House of Clay, 1100 N.W. 30th, 524-5610, thehouseofclay.com. SAT Curious George: A Halloween Boo Fest, (U.S., 2013) Curious George can’t wait for Halloween fun especially the town’s BOO Festival, 10 a.m., 1 p.m., Oct. 26. Oklahoma City Zoo, 2000 Remington, 424-3344, okczoo.com. SAT Drop-In Art: Calder-Style Mobiles, 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. 26. Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 415 Couch, 236- 3100, okcmoa.com. SAT Historic Ghost Tours at Gracelawn Cemetery, actors will play the parts of pioneers located at gravesites of Edmond founding fathers as they tell ghost stories, Oct. 25-26. Gracelawn Cemetery, 24 E. 1st St., Edmond, 285-9700. FRI–SAT

Trick or Treat City, a candy village with treats from famous characters along with a carnival featuring rides, food and games, 2-4:30 p.m., Oct. 26. Joe B. Barnes Regional Park, 8700 E. Reno, Midwest City, 739-1293, midwestcityok.org. SAT Magic Lantern Celebration, a time of light instead of fright, children are invited to descend on The Paseo and create their own characters, 3-7:30 p.m., Oct. 27. Paseo Arts District, 3022 Paseo, 525-2688, thepaseo. com. SUN

PERFORMING ARTS

Ben Creed, stand-up comedian, 8 p.m., Oct. 23, 27; 8, 10:30 p.m., Oct. 24-25. Loony Bin Comedy Club, 8503 N. Rockwell, 239-4242, loonybincomedy.com. WED–SUN

Medea, OKC Theatre Company begins its 15th season with a classic tale of horror just in time for Halloween, 8 p.m., Oct. 23-26; 2 p.m., Oct. 27. Civic Center Music Hall, 201 N. Walker, 297-2264, okcciviccenter.com. WED–SUN

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. 23; 8 p.m., Oct. 24-26; 8, 11:59 p.m., Oct. 27; 7:30 p.m., Oct. 29-30. Lyric Theatre, 1727 N.W. 16th, 524-9312, lyrictheatreokc.com. WED–SAT, TUE–WED

Wayne McEvilly, Art Moves is an Arts Council initiative that provides free lunchtime arts events to the downtown OKC area, noon-1 p.m., Oct. 23. Museum of Art, 415 Couch, 270-4848, artscouncilokc.com. WED

Paperscissor, Art Moves is an Arts Council initiative that provides free lunchtime arts events to the downtown OKC area, noon-1 p.m., Oct. 25. Myriad Botanical Gardens, 301 W. Reno, 270-4848, artscouncilokc.com. FRI Erin McCracken, Oklahoma City University graduate performs a one-woman repertoire of classic show tunes and more, 8 p.m., Oct. 25. Kamp’s 1910 Café, 10 N.E. 10th, 230-1910. FRI

Macabret: A Halloween Revue, a fundraiser evening of Halloween-themed pop-rock favorites, 6:30, 9 p.m., Oct. 25-26, 5:30, 8 p.m., Oct. 27. UCO Jazz Lab, 100 E. Fifth, Edmond, 359-7989, ucojazzlab.com. FRI–SAT

Halloween Screams, take a terrifying tour through madness in a dilapidated demented ward where fear awaits your every turn, 7:30 p.m., Oct. 25-26; 2 p.m., Oct. 27. Stage Door Theater, 601 Oak Ave., Yukon, 265- 1590, stagedooryukon.com. FRI–SUN

Duck Commander Willie Robertson, speaking as part of the University of Central Oklahoma College of Business series coupling education and real-world perspective, Oct. 26. Civic Center Music Hall, 201 N. Walker, 297-2264, okcciviccenter.com. SAT Rigel Quartet, Art Moves is an Arts Council initiative that provides free lunchtime arts events to the downtown OKC area, noon-1 p.m., Oct. 28. Devon Energy, 333 W. Sheridan, 270-4848, artscouncilokc. com. MON ACM@UCO Alive!, Art Moves is an Arts Council initiative that provides free lunchtime arts events to the downtown OKC area, noon-1 p.m., Oct. 29. ACM@ UCO Performance Lab, 329 E. Sheridan, 270-4848, artscouncilokc.com. TUE

SPORTS

Relax and Refocus Yoga, weekly expert yoga classes with an intentional spiritual focus, 6:30, 7:25 p.m., Oct. 23, 30. New Covenant United Methodist Church, 2700 S. Boulevard St., Edmond. 562-3200, newcov.tv. WED, WED Ghost Runners 5k, 5k run to benefit Heartland Weimaraner Rescue, Oct. 27. Stars & Stripes Park, 3701 S. Lake Hefner, 297-2756, ghostrunners5k.com. SUN Chi Gong, Tai Chi, and Aikido, mindfulness and stress management through the ancient martial arts, 4-5 p.m., Oct. 28. University of Central Oklahoma, 100 N. University, Edmond, 974-2000, uco.edu. MON

 
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