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OKG Newsletter

Topic: annual

Peace it

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Peace, man! The sixth annual International Day of Peace Festival begins at 5:15 p.m. Friday at Oklahoma City University. The all-ages event includes a pinwheel labyrinth, a drum circle, guest speakers, an origami exhibit and multicultural music and dance performances. Admission is free. Visit pinwheelsforpeaceokc.org.


Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Stamp it

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Gazette staff
The 38th annual OKPEX Stamp Show isn’t called the state’s “biggest stamp collector” event for nothing: From 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, attendees can view approximately 2,000 exhibit pages on display, and visit 13 dealers from seven states, at the Express Event Center, 8512 Northwest Expressway. Admission is free. Visit okcsc.org.


Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Plant it

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Gazette staff
Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City’s annual poinsettia sale just isn’t the same this year — for the better, that is! Appropriately enough, the color orange has been added to the traditional holiday array, all available at $9 per pot at the campus’ John E. Kirkpatrick Horticulture Center, 400 N. Portland. The sale continues from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. today through Friday, then 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. Call 945-3358 or visit osuokc.edu/agriculture.


Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Run it

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Gazette staff

Prepare to huff and puff and move your duff at Saturday’s 18th annual Frigid Five. Edmond Running Club’s annual charity event is anchored by the five-mile run at 9 a.m., followed 15 minutes later by a one-mile fun run, both in Mitch Park, 2733 Marilyn Williams Drive. A children’s free one-mile run is at 8:30 a.m. Registration ranges from $10 to $28. Visit edmondrunningclub.com.


Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Young at art

As ‘Momentum’ proves, Oklahoma’s emerging artists have no intention of slowing down.

Visual Arts

Louis Fowler
Momentum: Art Doesn’t Stand Still
8 p.m.-midnight Friday-Saturday
50 Penn Place
1900 Northwest Expressway
Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Swine breeds success

Edmond high school students hope to raise half a million for charity during Swine Week.


Rachael Cervenka
Local high school students are stepping out of the classroom and into the real world to raise awareness and make a financial difference for individuals without limbs.
Friday, March 1, 2013

Drive it

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff

Steer yourself to the annual OKC Auto Show, running Thursday through Sunday at State Fair Park, 3001 General Pershing. Highlights include an indoor obstacle course for Jeeps, a scavenger hunt and Route 66 classic cars. The kids can meet cartoon stars Dora the Explorer and Diego. Admission is $5-$10. Visit okcautoshow.org.


Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Ram it

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Yeehaw! The 28th annual Ram National Circuit Finals Rodeo gallops into State Fair Park, 3001 General Pershing, with five performances between Thursday and Saturday. In addition to all the bulls and horseys, country music is on tap, with Thompson Square live on Friday and Chris Cagle on Saturday. Tickets are $10-$35. Call 232-7787 or visit okstatefair.com.


Tuesday, April 2, 2013