The Oklahoma City Museum of Art will present “Drop in Art” from 1-4 p.m. at 415 Couch Drive in Oklahoma City. The event is free for Museum members and included with admission for nonmembers. For more information, visit okcmoa.com.
The Depression Bipolar Support Alliance meets at 3 p.m. weekly at the Edmond Library, 10 S. Boulevard. For more information, call Charlie Tallent at 330-0642.
Kickingbird Golf Club will present “Demo Day” from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 1600 E Danforth. For more information, call 341-5350 or visit www.kickingbirdgolf.com.
Oklahoma Contemporary Arts Centers will present a hands-on, weekend workshop on the art of screen priniting from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 3000 General Pershing Blvd. Cost is $110 and space is limited. For more information or to register, call 951-0000 or visit oklahomacontemporary.org.
The Oklahoma Railway Museum will offer 35- minute excursion train rides from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 3400 N.E. Grand Blvd. in Oklahoma City. Rides are free for children age 3 and younger, $5 for children age 3-12 years and $12 for ages 13 and older. For more information, visit oklahomarailwaymuseum.org.
Communication Federal Credit Union will present “Miracle Miles,” a 5K and 1 mile fun run beginning at 8 a.m. at Mitch Park. Proceeds from the event will benefit Credit Unions for Kids, a partnership among credit unions that benefits Children’s Miracle Network. For more information or to register, visit comfedcu.org/miraclemiles.
Edmond author Timothy H. Cook will sign copies of his book “Turbulemce and Restoration: The Book of Drachma Book 3” from 1-3 p.m. at Hastings, 316 N. Main St. in Stillwater. For more information, call 888-361-9473.
OK Humane and Science Museum Oklahoma will present “Adopt a Friend” from noon to 4 p.m. 2100 NE 52nd St. in Oklahoma City. For more information, visit okhumane.org.
St. Mark Lutheran Church will present a rummage sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 1501 N. Bryant. For more information, visit www.stmarkedmond.org.
The North Band Booster Club will have a spring flower sale at 215 W. Danforth from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. For more information, visit enhsband.com.
The 89er Celebration will take place through April 20 in Guthrie. The event is free. For more information, visit 89erdays.com.
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.
“Storytellers: An Exhibit Curated by Shikoh Shiraiwa” will be on display through May 15 in the Donna Nigh Exhibit Hall on the 3rd floor of the Nigh University Center on the UCO campus, 100 N. University Drive. For more information, visit uco.edu/cfad.
The Oklahoma City Theatre Company will present “Chalk In the Rain — Feature of the Native American Play Festival” through April 21 in the CitySpace Theatre at the OKC Civic Center Music Hall. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit okcciviccenter.com.
The Native American New Play Festival will take place through April 21 at City Space Theatre at the Civic Center Music Hall. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit okcciviccenter.com.
A Jewelry and Metalsmithing exhibition of the work of Charles Lewton-Brain and Charleen Weidell will take place through May 31 at The Firehouse Art Center, 444 S. Flood Ave. in Norman. For more information, call 329-4523 or visit normanfirehouse.com.
The exhibit “Don Reitz/Marko Kratohvil” will take place through June 1 at [Artspace] at Untitled, 1 N.E. 3rd St. in Oklahoma City. For more information, visit artspaceatuntitled.org.
The Jewel Box Theatre will present “Dirty Work on the Trail” Thursdays through Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 2:30 p.m. through May 5 at 3700 N. Walker in Oklahoma City. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for students and seniors. For more information, visit jewelboxtheatre.org.
The Oklahoma City Ballet will present “Swan Lake” through April 21 in the Thelma Gaylord Performing Arts Theatre at the OKC Civic Center Music Hall. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit okcciviccenter.com.
The Legends Weekend will take place through April 21 in Stillwater. The event is free. For more information, visit visitstillwater.org/legends-weekend-2013.
Carpenter Square Theatre will present “My Name is Asher Lev” at 8 p.m. at 800 W. Main in Oklahoma City. Tickets are $20. For more information, call 232-6500 or visit carpentersquare.com.
“Faces Around the Cross” will take place through April 27 at the Edmond Seventh Day Adventist Church, 13812 Scott Street. For more information, visit http://edmondadventist.org.
An opening reception for “Revive: An Exhibition of Custom Furniture Design that takes Objects from Trash to Treasure” will take place from 4-6 p.m. in the Donna Nigh Gallery on the 4th floor of the Night University Center on the UCO campus, 100 N. University Drive. The exhibit wil continue through May 9. For more information, visit uco.edu/cfad.
The University of Central Oklahoma will present “The Glass Menagerie” beginning at 7:30 p.m. and again at 2 p.m. April 21 in Pegasus Theatre in the Liberal Arts building on the UCO campus, 100 N. University Drive. For more information or to purchase tickets, 974-3375.
The City of Edmond will present “Yoga with Kate @ the MAC” for ages 18 and older from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at 2733 Marilyn Williams Drive. Cost is $40. For more information or to register, visit https://online.activecommunities.com/EdmondParks.
The University of Central Oklahoma will present “The Glass Menagerie” at 7:30 p.m. in Pegasus Theatre in the UCO Liberal Arts building on the UCO Campus, 100 N. University Drive. Tickets are $14 for adults, $10 for seniors and non-UCO students and $4 for students with a UCO I.D. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 947-3374 or visit click4tix.com/uco.
The City of Edmond will present the “Edmond Farmer’s Market” from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Saturday mid-April - October, except for the first weekend in May due to the Arts Festival at the Festival Marketplace, on 1st Street, one block west of Broadway. For more information, visit edmondok.com.
The City of Edmond will present the “Operation Clean Street” from 9 a.m. to noon at the City of Edmond Administration Building Parking Lot, 7 N. Broadway. For more information, visit edmondok.com.
What to do, What to see
- Arts & Entertainment
Coming in August: The Goo Goo Dolls
Tickets for the Aug. 5 concert, which are priced at $45.50 and $59.50, go on sale 10 a.m. Friday, April 25.
Woolaroc unveils story of the West
The museum at Woolaroc has been referred to as “the Smithsonian of the West.” It’s full of art and artifacts pertaining to western history and the southwestern region of the United States. So why is there an elephant’s head on one wall?
To understand about the elephant, you have to know a bit about Frank Phillips, one of the founders of Phillips Petroleum. The company was incorporated in 1917 by Frank and his brother L.E.
Food Network show visits Guthrie for ’89er Days
Guthrie’s annual ’89er Days Celebration provides a variety of activities for people to enjoy including a carnival, rodeo, parade and lots of food vendors.
This year, visitors at the 84th annual event, which runs Tuesday through Saturday, will notice an added bonus when a film crew from the new television series “Carnival Eats” will be in town filming for its inaugural episode.
Drama troupe plans Good Friday performance
Spirit Act Drama Troupe of First United Methodist Church, Edmond will present the passion play, “Christus” by Alison Spitz on Good Friday.
4-15 Good Reads
NOTE: Email email@example.com to have your name entered into a drawing for the following titles: “Taking Care of Mama Rabbit” and/or “Cheesie Mack Is Not Exactly Famous” Deadline is 10 a.m. April 21. Winner will be notified by return email. Winner is responsible for picking up the book at The Edmond Sun at 123 S. Broadway. All entrants must be 18 or older to win.
Andersons provide enchanting afternoon with Dillingham
Mo and Richard Anderson recently showcased the musical and performing talents of UCO's Ambassador in Residence Kyle Dillingham in a concert at their Edmond home.
Stepping forward: The real Colbert
Letterman changed the late-night TV game between his run on NBC's "Late Night" and starting the "Late Show" franchise in 1993. And while it's tough to replace a pop-culture icon, Colbert, in terms of pedigree and sense of humor, makes the most sense.
VIDEO: CBS taps Colbert as Letterman’s Late Show successor
Bloomberg’s Jon Erlichman reports that CBS has announced Stephen Colbert as its choice to replace the retiring David Letterman as host of “The Late Show” on Bloomberg Television’s “Lunch Money.”
4-8 Good Reads
NOTE: Email firstname.lastname@example.org to have your name entered into a drawing for the following titles: “Where’s Mommy?” and/or “Say It Ain’t So!” Deadline is 10 a.m. April 14. Winner will be notified by return email. Winner is responsible for picking up the book at The Edmond Sun at 123 S. Broadway. All entrants must be 18 or older to win.
‘ACM@UCO Rocks Bricktown’ features Moby as headliner
The Academy of Contemporary Music at the University of Central Oklahoma (ACM@UCO) will take over Oklahoma City’s Bricktown district with more than 70 ACM@UCO student bands in 14 venues as a part of its fifth annual “ACM@UCO Rocks Bricktown” event. The live music starts at 3 p.m. April 11, with a “Sound Mixing for Feature Film” panel at 1 p.m. All events are free and open to the public.
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