The Edmond Sun

Arts & Entertainment

April 3, 2013

4-4 Calendar

What to do, what to see

EDMOND — 4 Thursday

The University of Central Oklahoma will present “No, No Nanette” at 7:30 p.m. through April 6 and again at 2 p.m. at April 7 at Mitchell Hall Theater on the UCO campus, 100 N. University Drive. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 974-3375.

Freedom Ministries will meet from 7-9 p.m. at Spring Creek Assembly of God, 1600 E. 15th St. The meeting is free. For more information, visit churchedmondok.com/connec/freedom-ministries or call 341-5200.

The Oklahoma City Thunder will meet up against the San Antonio Spurs at 8:30 p.m. at the Chesapeake Energy Arena. For more information, or to purchase tickets, visit chesapeakearena.com.

Free GED classes are available at 1 p.m. and again at 4 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays at 1021 E. Perkins Ave. in Guthrie. For more information, call Donna at 880-3283.

Callen Clarke will perform in concert at noon at the Downtown Library, 300 Park Ave. in Oklahoma City as part of of the Noon Tunes concert series. The event is free. For more information, visit metrolibrary.org.

Oklahoma City Community College will present “A Thousand Cranes” at 10:30 a.m. and again at 1 p.m. in the Bruce Owen Theatre, 7777 S. May Ave. in Oklahoma City. Tickets are $5. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 682-7579.

The City of Edmond will present an “Learn to Square Dance — Tea Cup Chains” from 7-9 p.m. at the MAC, 2733 Marilyn Williams Drive. Cost is $22. For more information or to RSVP, visit https://online.activecommunities.com/EdmondParks.

The City of Edmond will present an “Plus Level Square Dance — Tea Cup Chains” from 6-7 p.m. at the MAC, 2733 Marilyn Williams Drive. Cost is $22. For more information or to RSVP, visit https://online.activecommunities.com/EdmondParks.

The Oklahoma City Alumnae Chapter of Sigma Alpha Iota International Fraternity will present a concert featuring Ad Astra Women’s Chorus at 8 p.m. at the OCU Petree Auditorium on the OCU campus, 2708 N. McKinley Ave. For more information, call 848-4850.

The University of Central Oklahoma will present Pier Forni speaking on “Civility Counts” at 7 p.m. in Constitution Hall in the Nigh University Center on UCO’s campus. The event is free. For more information, call 974-5348 or email bjones56@uco.edu.

The Oklahoma Contemporary Arts Center will present the exhibit “Bryan Adams: Exposed” through May 17 at 3000 General Pershing Boulevard in Oklahoma City. For more information, call 951-0000.

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