The UCO Chamber Orchestra will perform in concert at 7:30 p.m. in the Radke Fine Arts Theatre in th UCO Center for Transformative Learning on the UCO campus, 100 N. University Drive. For more information, visit uco.edu/cfad.
Paint Your Art Out will present “Red Barn” at 7 p.m. at 10 S. Broadway. For more information or to register, call 513-5333 or visit paintyourartout.net.
WWE will present SmackDown at 7 p.m. at the Chesapeake Energy Area. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit chesapeakearena.com.
Button Collaging for teens will take place from 4-5:30 p.m. at the Edmond Library. Come wade though our button collection to create a colorful one-of-a-kind button collage of your own. For more information or to register, call 341-9282 or email email@example.com.
Oklahoma Shakespeare in the Park will present “Everyman” at 7 p.m. at St. Paul’s Cathedral, 127 N.W. 7th St. in Oklahoma City. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit oklahomashakespeare.com
An opening reception for “Exposed by Bryan Adams” will take place at 5:30 p.m. at City Arts Center, 3000 General Pershing Blvd. The exhibition will run through May 17. For more information, call 951-0000 or visit cityartscenter.org.
Paint Your Art Out will present “Pop art Your Pet 3” at 7 p.m. at 10 S. Broadway. For more information or to register, call 513-5333 or visit paintyourartout.net.
The Oklahoma City Thunder will meet up against the New Orleans Hornets at 7 p.m. at the Chesapeake Energy Arena. For more information, or to purchase tickets, visit
City Arts Center will present “Desmond Shawe-Taylor and Anna Somers Cocks: In Conversation” beginning at 5:30 p.m. in the Blue Room at Chesapeake Energy, off of Western Ave. between N.W. 63rd St. and Classen Boulevard. Parking is available in the underground parking structure “Central Park” just west of Building 7. Admission is free, but reservations are required. For more information or to make a reservation, call 951-0000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of Central Oklahoma’s Student Programming Board will present “Invasion of the UC” from 7-10 p.m. in the Nigh University Ballrooms. The event is free and will feature carnival games like sumo wrestling and big shoe basketball, as well as free fair food, arcade games and crafts. For more information, call 974-2363 or visit uco.edu/spb.
Tax help will be available 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday and noon to 8 p.m. Thursday. Help is available for e-filing only. For more information, call 340-9282 or visit
The China National Symphony Orchestra will perform in concert at 7:30 p.m. at the Armstrong Auditorium, 14400 S. Bryant Road. Tickets range from $28-$68. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit armstrongauditorium.org.
The Jewel Box Theatre will present “Dilemmas With Dinner” through March 24. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit jewelboxtheatre.org.
The UCO Kaleidoscope Dancers will perform in a series of concerts at 7:30 p.m. through March 2 in Mitchell Hall Theater on the UCO campus, 100 N. University Drive. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 974-3375.
The University of Central Oklahoma will present “The Grass Harp,” at 8 p.m. through March 3 at the UCO Jazz Lab. Considered one of the lost treasures of musical theatre, this musical version of Truman Capote’s touching and whimsical novella, “The Grass Harp” brings a cast of lovable eccentrics and an atmosphere of homespun innocense to the stage. 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 and all are welcome. For more information, visit
churchedmondok.com/connec/freedom-ministries or call 341-5200.
The Cleveland Elementary Choir will perform in concert from noon to 1 p.m. at the Downtown Library, 300 Park Ave. in Oklahoma City as part of the Thursday Noon Tunes series. For more information, call 606-3833 or visit metrolibrary.org.
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.
“Love’s Labour’s Lost” will be performed at 8 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays through March 2 at Reduxion Theatre, 1613 N. Broadway in Oklahoma City. Seating is limited. Tickets are $18 for adults, $15 for students, seniors and military. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 651-3191 or visit reduxiontheatre.com.
The City of Edmond will present a “Y & T Learn to Sew” class for children ages 6-17 from 4:30-5:30 p.m. at the MAC, 2733 Marilyn Williams Dr. Cost is $10. For more information or to register, visit edmondok.com.
College Tutors will offer a free ACT or SAT practice test April 13 at 1333 N. Santa Fe., Suite 116. Space is limited and registration is required. For more information or to register, call 513-6060 or visit collegetutors.com/edmondok.
An opening reception for “Dog and Pony Show will take place from 6-10 p.m. at In Your Eye Gallery, 3005-A Paseo. The exhibit runs through March 31. For more information, call 525-2161, email email@example.com or visit inyoureyegallery.com.
The UCO Musical Theatre department will present “The Grass Harp” beginning at 7 p.m. through March 3 at the UCO Jazz Lab. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit ucojazzlab.com.
Poteet Theatre will present “The Sound of Music” at 8 p.m. Thursday, Fridays and Saturdays through March 23 with Sunday performances at 3 p.m. through March 24 at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, 222 N.W. 15th St. in Oklahoma City. Tickets are $20. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 609-1023 or visit poteettheatre.com.
“Platform” a National Juried Exhibition will be on display through March 30 at the Paseo Originals Art Gallery, 2920 Paseo in Oklahoma City. The gallery hours are Tuesday though Friday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday 1-5 p.m. For more information, call 604-6602 or visit paseooriginals.com.
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Adam Vermeire was at his home Monday afternoon on Sandsage Drive when he got word of a wildfire burning in the addition located in northeast Edmond near the Bryant-Sorghum Mill intersection.
Santa Fe High presents Pirates of Penzance
The “Pirates of Penzance” is one of the most popular light operas of all times. It is filled with humorous musical numbers, lots of action, some spoken dialogue to further the plot, a happy ending and a good-natured lampooning of traditional Italian opera.
3-11 Found Pets
This is a list of animals that have been found and are at the Edmond Animal Shelter, at Interstate 35 and Covell in the Cross Timbers Municipal Complex. Call the shelter at 216-7615 for more information.
Edmond resident claims $40,000 winning scratcher
Edmond resident, Doug Christopherson, came forward Monday at Lottery headquarters to claim his $40,000 winning Mega Money scratcher prize.
After taxes, Christopherson received a check for $28,400.
In this tech age, how can a plane go missing?
Call 911 from the side of the road, and GPS satellites can tell dispatchers exactly where to send help. Airline passengers have access to detailed maps that show exactly where they are during their journey. Hop onto WiFi, and somehow Google knows whether you're logging on from Lima or London, and will give you detailed suggestions about what to eat.
Orion Group continues to pursue lake partnership
The potential public use of a private partnership at Arcadia Lake was discussed at a recent Edmond City Council workshop.
City council members have considered private partnerships at the lake since 2004.
Arcadia Lake became operational in 1987 with 1,820 surface acres as a water supply and a flood structure for the City of Edmond.
UCO employee receives recognition
Caleb Cash, coordinator of Parent and Family programs for the Office of Campus Activities at the University of Central Oklahoma, recently received the Association for Orientation, Transition and Retention in Higher Education’s 2014 Region IV New Professional Award.
Edmond doctor surrenders license after allegations
An Edmond doctor who was the subject of numerous allegations regarding sexual misconduct has agreed to never practice medicine in Oklahoma.
In related action, the state has dismissed sexual battery charges against Medhat Samy Fana Michael, 55, of Edmond.
OC: Alum among missing in Malaysia Airlines tragedy
Oklahoma Christian University graduate Philip Wood was on the Malaysia Airlines flight that is presumed to have crashed Saturday, a school administrator said.
Personnel aboard dozens of aircraft and boats and a variety of investigators have been searching for clues that could explain why Malaysia Airlines flight MH 370 and its 239 passengers and crew went missing three days ago.
Renowned theologian to speak at OC
One of the world’s premier theologians will speak at Oklahoma Christian University March 24-25.
N.T. Wright is a best-selling, award-winning author and professor who has earned dual doctorates from Oxford University. He will lead a panel discussion March 25 titled “Paul and the Faithfulness of God.” The event begins at 10 a.m. in OC’s Hardeman Auditorium.
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