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OKG Newsletter

Topic: Kids

Take a break

If you parents need some sanity during fall break, get your kids involved with a metro camp.

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Mad Monster Party?

We'll just drop by.


Rod Lott
Before Hotel Transylvania, there was Mad Monster Party? (question mark theirs), a 1967 quasi-classic of stop-motion animation from Rankin/Bass — the company behind all those old Christmas specials that still air every year, from Rudolph to Frosty. What keeps this Party from being as perennial is that it's three times as long.
Thursday, September 13, 2012

The fantastic Miss Fox

September marks Childhood Cancer Awareness Month — and Victoria Fox’s celebration of a year in remission.


Stephie Gregory
Five-year-old Victoria Fox is a vivacious Oklahoma City girl who enjoys ballet and children’s choir.
Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Countdown to health

A YMCA program called 5-2-1-0 seeks to improve the wellness of Oklahoma children.


Sarah Lobban
12-4 p.m. Sunday
Myriad Botanical Gardens
301 W. Reno
Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Gazette’s Halloween Parade set for Oct. 27

Sixth annual parade celebrating creativity and artistry rolls through Midtown and Automobile Alley.


Gazette staff
On Saturday, Oct. 27, Gazette’s Halloween Parade again marches through Midtown and Automobile Alley celebrating artistry and creativity. This year’s parade will feature 53 entries.
Monday, October 8, 2012

Spec it

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Kids these days: Who knows what crazy things they’ll come up with? You, provided you attend The Spectacle: A New Media Collective Exhibition, showing from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays through Oct. 18 in the Fred Jones Art Center, 520 Parrington Oval in Norman. It’s full of film, video, tech art and — from the looks of Tania Khouri’s photo below — goo-smearing women! Admission is free. Call 325-7370 or visit


Wednesday, October 10, 2012


Tim Burton builds a better 'Frankenweenie' and it’s alive! It’s alive! It’s alive with humor and heart.


Rod Lott
One imagines Frankenweenie is the movie director Tim Burton has been waiting to make his entire life.
Tuesday, October 9, 2012

Dash of cardio

Junior League of Norman provides a healthy alternative to trick-or-treating.


Mia Ledet
Monster Dash
8 a.m. Saturday
Journey Church
3801 Journey Parkway, Norman
Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Setting up camp

A Friday fundraiser benefits a foundation dedicated to camps for children with life-threatening illnesses.


Jerry Bohnen
Cavett Kids Foundation’s Got Talent
5:30 p.m. Friday
Cox Convention Center
1 Myriad Gardens

Wednesday, November 14, 2012