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OKG Newsletter


Topic: kids

Shaky shelter


News

Jennifer Chancellor
In a News9/Oklahoma Gazette poll, most Oklahomans agree that storm shelters are needed in public schools. But not even our government can agree on the best way to fund the construction.
 
Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Augusta girl

Yukon’s MaKaylee Cowan is one of only 88 junior golfers who will compete in the inaugural Drive, Chip & Putt Championship in Augusta, Ga.


Sports

Brendan Hoover
MaKaylee Cowan’s brothers have all played competitive golf, but they’ve never teed off at Augusta National Golf Course, home of the Masters Golf Tournament.
 
Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Family matters

Oklahoma City Museum of Art puts family first with an all-ages celebration.


Visual Arts

Gazette staff

Free Family Day

noon-5 p.m. Sunday

Oklahoma City Museum of Art

415 Couch Drive

okcmoa.com

236-3100

Free

 
Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Shakespeare, fun-sized

Parents and kids can celebrate Shakespeare’s birthday with an accessible take on the revered playwright.


Performing Arts

Alissa Lindsey

Shakespeare’s Birthday Celebration

5:30-7 p.m. Wednesday, April 23

Broadway Theater

914 N. Broadway Ave.

reduxiontheatre.com

651-3191

$7-$10

 
Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Western Avenue On the Lawn


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff

We all know how kids love their little furry friends, which is why the Oklahoma Humane Society is joining forces with On the Lawn, the monthly family-oriented celebration of area families and businesses. This month’s event features a pop-up kids play-zone, an outdoor mini-market and an OK Humane Society adoption park. The fun takes place 5-8 p.m. Thursday at 62nd Street and Western Ave. behind Whole Foods. Admission is free. Visit visitwesternavenue.com.

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Wednesday, April 30, 2014

LETTERS

Testing doesn’t work


Letters to the Editor

Mack Paul
H.L. Menken once wrote that “for every complex problem there is an answer that is clear, simple and wrong.” This is most certainly the case with the Reading Sufficiency Act that mandates retention in the third grade for students scoring an unsatisfactory on the reading test.
 
Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Camp Thunder

Youngsters can hone their basketball skills during one of 10 youth basketball camps offered by the Oklahoma City Thunder this summer.


Sports

Brendan Hoover
School’s almost out, and the NBA playoffs are heating up.
 
Wednesday, May 7, 2014

BREAKING: Fallin vetoes reading retention bill after overwhelming support from Legislature


News

Ben Felder
Gov. Mary Fallin didn’t hesitate when asked if she thought the majority of Oklahomans agreed with her veto.
 
Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Child’s play

Science Museum Oklahoma and the Adventure District seek to educate children in a fun, informative way.


Youth

Devon Green

Science Museum Oklahoma

9a.m.-5p.m. Monday-Friday, 9a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, 11a.m.-6p.m. Sunday

2100 NE 52nd St.

sciencemuseumok.org

602-6664

 
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
 
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