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OKG Newsletter


Topic: reading

Beach reads

Whether it’s the beach, the public pool or your own tub, we’ve got a cool summer reading list for these hot days. And don’t dismiss ‘beach reads’ as mere fluff.


Features

Kathy Wheeler
“Beach reads” is a catchy little term, isn’t it? But how would one go about finding out what a beach read is? Or what actually might constitute a beach read?
 
Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Freedom rings

Who said school isn’t fun? A nonprofit education program gets kids into learning.


Features

Emily Summars
Based at Wildewood Baptist Church, local nonprofit Freedom School helps underserved children and families by providing a summer-long integrated reading curriculum and field lessons.
 
Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Fighting words

Combining writing with a lifelong obsession with professional wrestling, Rob Sturma hopes to inject new life into the state’s slam scene.


Performing Arts

Charles Martin
Extreme Championship Poetry
8 p.m. Friday
Individual Artists of Oklahoma Gallery
706 W. Sheridan
iaogallery.org
232-6060
Free
 
Tuesday, September 20, 2011

'Time' bandit

Fantasy novelist Sherrilyn Kenyon sets OKC visit to sign her latest surefire best-seller.


Features

Sarah Lobban
Sherrilyn Kenyon
7 p.m. Wednesday
Barnes & Noble
6100 N. May
843-9300
bn.com
 
Monday, August 6, 2012

Read it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Apparently, people love reading about vampires. That’s good news for bestselling author Sherrilyn Kenyon, who specializes in urban fantasy with hits like The Dream-Hunter and Bad Moon Rising. She’ll read from and sign copies of her brand-new, 22nd novel, Time Untime, 7 p.m. tonight at Barnes & Noble, 6100 N. May. She also promises “plenty of prizes.” Call 843- 9300 or visit bn.com, and read our interview with Kenyon at okgazette.com.

Wednesday

Hey! Read This:
Sherrilyn Kenyon interview

 
Wednesday, August 8, 2012

Prop 8 gets dramatic

A play about marriage equality for all comes to Oklahoma for a one-night-only reading.


Performing Arts

Eric Webb
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7 p.m. Sunday
Oklahoma Theatre Guild
Freede Theatre, Civic Center Music Hall
201 N. Walker Ave.
8inok.org
397-7689
Free

 
Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Crossing over

Local author Kent Anderson releases another Oklahoma-centric thriller in Silver Cross.


Features

Sarah Lobban
B. Kent Anderson
6:30 p.m. Thursday
Full Circle Bookstore
1900 Northwest Expressway
fullcirclebooks.com
842-2900
Free



 
Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Lend a little

A unique book-sharing program for neighborhoods is on its way to OKC.


Features

Patrick Crain
Technology has grown so that the entertainment-delivery systems of past decades seem wholly antiquated.
 
Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Read instrument


Features

Alyssa Grimley
Five years ago, retired schoolteacher Mary Surbeck saw the need to further literacy.
 
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
 
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