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Bug it


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Gazette staff
Giant insects have infested Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History at 2401 Chautauqua in Norman, and they’re staying put for a while! Luckily, they’re in the form of two exhibits debuting with a free reception from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday: Bugs ... Outside the Box and Beautiful Beasts: The Unseen Life of Oklahoma Spiders and Insects, running through May 12 and Sept. 8, respectively. Admission is free Saturday and Sunday. Call 325-4712 or visit snomnh.ou.edu.

Daily, ongoing

 
Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Craft it


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An Affair of the Heart, one of the largest craft exhibitions in the U.S., will set up for its 28th annual show Friday through Sunday at State Fair Park, 3001 General Pershing. The craft show features more than 1,000 booths showcasing homemade arts and crafts. The exhibition runs 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $7. Call 800-755-5488 or visit aaoth.com.

Friday-Sunday

 
Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Oscar it


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Gazette staff
Every February, the Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 415 Couch, gives you the opportunity to see what you’ve missed among current Academy Award nominees with its Oscar Tune-Up. Through Sunday, catch all kinds of shorts: documentary shorts, animated shorts and live-action shorts. Something long is slated for Tuesday and Wednesday, Feb. 13: The Master. Tickets are $5-$8. Call 236-3100 or visit okcmoa.com.

Wednesday-Wednesday, Feb. 13

Hey! Read This:
Oklahoma Gazette's best films of 2012

 
Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Sport it


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On Saturday, Olympic gold medalists Bart Connor and Nadia Comaneci invite the public to live healthier lifestyles at their 2013 Bart & Nadia Sports & Health Festival at the Cox Convention Center, 1 Myriad Gardens. From 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., the indoor activities include archery, sitting volleyball and a fun run through The Underground downtown tunnels. Admission is free. Visit bartandnadiafestival.com.

Saturday

 
Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Moon it


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Gazette staff
Two saxophonists and one drummer combine to make Moon Hooch, an out-of-this-world brew of indie jazz and math rock. The instrumental trio joins local band Montu to open for Lotus at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Diamond Ballroom, 8001 S. Eastern. Tickets are $15-$19. Call 677-9169 or visit diamondballroom.net.

Thursday

Hey! Read This:
Lotus interview
Montu's Bloom album review 

 
Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Art it


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Irish eyes are smiling on Wandering Boundaries, an art exhibition inspired by a recent trip to Ireland by Fulbright Scholars Joan Phillips and Erin Treacy. On display weekdays through March 7, it debuts with a reception from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the University of Oklahoma School of Art & Art History’s Lightwell Gallery, 520 Parrington Oval in Norman. Admission is free. Call 325-7370 or visit art.ou.edu.

Friday, ongoing

 
Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Fit it


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Gazette staff
Feel the need for knead? okcBIZ magazine’s Free Fitness Fair features free chair massages as part of its inaugural lineup, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday on the second floor of the Skirvin Hilton, 1 Park Ave. Also on tap are free spine assessments and products and information from more than a dozen vendors. Admission is, duh, free. Call 528-6000 or visit okc.biz.

Thursday

 
Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Stick it


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Humor-laden hardcore band Psychostick prepares to stick it to OKC again, returning to town for a 7:30 p.m. Saturday concert at The Chameleon Room, 3034 N. Portland. The group still is touring on 2011’s Space Vampires vs Zombie Dinosaurs in 3D album. Beneath opens. Tickets are $12-$15. Call 537-8136 or visit ticketstorm.com.

Saturday

 
Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Hoof it


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Mainsite Contemporary Art’s current exhibition, Entre Huellas y Arenas, translates to Hoofprints in the Sand. That detail, however, is not as important as that time is running out to view its 37 photographs exploring Peruvian horse culture. The gallery at 122 E. Main will host a closing reception from 6 to 10 p.m. Friday, but the works remain on display through March 16. Admission is free. Call 360-1162 or visit mainsite-art.com.

Wednesday-Saturday, Tuesday, ongoing

 
Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Chosen ONEs

Eight metro organizations nominated as state’s top nonprofit.


News

Rachael Cervenka
Nonprofits across the state strive to better lives, one Oklahoman at a time. Some of them will be recognized and rewarded for their efforts at next month’s Oklahoma Nonprofit Excellence (ONE) Awards.
 
Wednesday, March 6, 2013
 
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