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May 4, 2013

5-4 What to See, What to Do

These events are scheduled for the Edmond area on Saturday, May 4:

5-4 What to See, What to Do

• 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.
• The Oklahoma City Museum of Art will present “Drop-In Drawing” from 2-4 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.
• Oklahoma Contemporary Arts Center will present a hands on weekend workshop on skill building in oils from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 3000 General Pershing Blvd. at State Fair Park. Cost is $45. 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.
• Zombie Bolt 5K “Runners Revenge” will take place beginning at 2 p.m. at Dead Woods Haunted Forest, at the intersection of N.E. 178th and Dobbs in Luther. For more information or to register, visit zombiebolt.com.
• The National Multiple Schlerosis will present “Walk MS” at 7 a.m. at the Oklahoma City Zoo, 2101 N.E. 50th St. in Oklahoma City. For more information or to register, visit walkmsok.org, call 800-344-4867 or email Rachel.klenda@nmss.org.
• The Lazy E will present “Blazes Rides to the Rescue Trainers Challenge” beginning at 10 a.m. The event is free, and all horses will be available for adoption following the event. For more information, call 282-RIDE or visit lazye.com.
• The Salvation Army will present a Community Summit of Human Trafficking from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Crossings Community Center, 2208 W. Hefner Road in Oklahoma City. A box lunch is provided with a suggested $8 donation. All attendees must register at okchumantrafficking.com. For more information, call 800-227-2156.

 

• The UCO Choirs will perform in concert at 7:30 p.m. in Mitchell Hall Theater on the UCO campus, 100 N. University Drive. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 974-3375.
• Smilin’ Vic will perform in concert at 8 p.m. at the UCO Jazz Lab. Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for children 12 and younger. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit ucojazzlab.com.
• Edmond author Dixie Miller Stewart will sign copies of her book, “Jackson’s Sons” from 1-3 p.m. at All About Cha Stylish Coffee, 3272 S. Broadway. For more information, call 888-361-9473.•
• The University of Central Oklahoma will present a One-Act Festival beginning at 7 p.m. in the Pegasus Theater in the Liberal Arts Building on the UCO campus, 100 N. University Drive. The event is free. For more information call 974-5512.
• The Oklahoma City Philharmonic will present “Cirque de la Symphonie” at 8 p.m. in the Thelma Gaylord Performing Arts Theatre at the OKC Civic Center Music Hall. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit okcciviccenter.com.
Lyric’s Thelma Gaylord Academy will present a Rock ‘N’ Roll Adaptation of “The Pirates of Penzance” at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. at 1725 N.W. 16th St. in Oklahoma City. Tickets are $10. For more information, or to purchase tickets, call 524-9312 or visit lyrictheatreokc.com.
• “History of Tom Jones” will be performed at 8 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays through May 25 at Reduxion Theatre, 1613 N. Broadway in Oklahoma City. Seating is limited and the show is not recommended for patrons 17 and younger. 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 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 third floor of the Nigh University Center on the UCO campus, 100 N. University Drive. For more information, visit uco.edu/cfad.
• 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.
• “Revive: An Exhibition of Custom Furniture Design that takes Objects from Trash to Treasure” will be on display through May 9 in the Donna Nigh Gallery on the fourth floor of the Night University Center on the UCO campus, 100 N. University Drive. For more information, visit uco.edu/cfad.
• A senior art exhibit will be on display though May 13 in the Melton Gallery in the Art and Design building on the UCO campus, 100 N. University Drive. The event is free. For more information, visit uco.edu/cfad.
• The Pollard will present “Avenue Q” through May 18 at 120 W. Harrison in Guthrie. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit thepollard.org or call 282-2800.
• Oklahoma Children’s Theatre will present “Miss Nelson Is Missing,” through May 10 at 2501 N. Blackwelder in Oklahoma City. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 606-7003 or visit oklahomachildrenstheatre.org.
 

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