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January 11, 2017

Oklahoma Film & Music, Call for Interns: Spring 2017 News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Oklahoma Film & Music, Call for Interns: Spring 2017

Call for Interns: Spring 2017 January 11, 2017 - The Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO) is now accepting applications for the 2017 Spring Internship Program. OF+MO seeks to provide selected interns with an understanding of the film and music industries in a professional state agency setting by involving them in diverse projects throughout the fall semester. OF+MO supports our state’s thriving film and music industries by administering the Oklahoma Film Enhancement Rebate Program and connecting filmmakers and...

January 05, 2017

Woolaroc Museum & Wildlife Preserve to Host Exhibit and Sale News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Woolaroc Museum & Wildlife Preserve to Host Exhibit and Sale

Woolaroc Museum and Wildlife Preserve announced today that they will be hosting “The Best of the Best 2017” Retrospective Exhibit and Sale from October 7, 2017 through December 31, 2017.   According to Show Director Dean Zervas and Museum Director Shiloh Thurman, the upcoming show is a result of the great success that Woolaroc enjoyed from their first national show in 2013 featuring The Lewis & Clark, Corps of Discovery. That show was followed by “The Best of the Best 2015” which...

January 04, 2017

FORMER MISS AMERICA LAUREN NELSON TO CO-HOST ‘DISCOVER OKLAHOMA’ News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

FORMER MISS AMERICA LAUREN NELSON TO CO-HOST ‘DISCOVER OKLAHOMA’

OKLAHOMA CITY (Dec. 17) — “Discover Oklahoma” announced today that it has hired Lauren Nelson as the show’s new co-host. On Jan. 7, 2017, Lauren will begin co-hosting episodes of “Discover Oklahoma,” the statewide travel and tourism television program produced by the Oklahoma Tourism & Recreation Department. “We are so pleased to have Lauren join our team co-hosting the show with Dino Lalli,” said Barbara Merckx, Executive Producer of “Discover Oklahoma.”...

January 04, 2017

Free 2017 Green Country Travel Publications Are Available Now News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Free 2017 Green Country Travel Publications Are Available Now

          An artist’s palette of colors awaits travelers to Green Country Oklahoma! And green it is, except of course for all the beautiful hues in the skies and plentiful lakes.           And a rainbow of colors in between is sure to delight the artistic side in all of us. But mostly, Green Country is just beautiful and green, thus its name.           So, whether you are a resident...

December 19, 2016

NEW 2017 OKLAHOMA TRAVEL GUIDE AVAILABLE STARTING JAN. 1 FROM OKLAHOMA TOURISM & RECREATION DEPARTMENT News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

NEW 2017 OKLAHOMA TRAVEL GUIDE AVAILABLE STARTING JAN. 1 FROM OKLAHOMA TOURISM & RECREATION DEPARTMENT

Souvenirs can evoke a powerful sense of nostalgia. Whether it’s the collections of patches and pins carefully applied to a jacket, the magnets neatly lined up on the refrigerator or the coffee mugs that have seen better days but are still used each morning, these mementos have a magic to them. They bring smiles each time their owners see them, serving as reminders of long-ago family road trips, weekends at the lake or that first trip to the big city. The 2017 Oklahoma Travel Guide pays tribute to that sense of...

December 12, 2016

Museum offers an Old Fashioned Christmas event for children News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Museum offers an Old Fashioned Christmas event for children

The Bartlesville Area History Museum is offering a program for children first through fifth grade on Wednesday, December 21, 1 p.m.-2:30 p.m. According to Education Coordinator, Betty Keim, “Children will be transported back in time to visit traditions of Christmases past, offering the opportunity to exam a simpler time, handmade Christmas gifts and family filled moments around the celebration of a time proven family holiday.” Each child will have the opportunity to make at least two homemade gifts to take...

December 12, 2016

Two-hundred twenty-fifth Anniversary of the Bill of Rights Children’s event News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Two-hundred twenty-fifth Anniversary of the Bill of Rights Children’s event

On Monday, December 19, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. the Bartlesville Area History Museum will host a children’s event on the observation of our Nation’s two-hundred twenty-fifth Anniversary of the Bill of Rights. In 1789, thirteen years after the birth of America, our Founding Fathers constructed the Nations Constitution, adopted, signed and ratified by 13 states. Two years later, in 1791 the Bill of Rights were crafted and ratified, further protecting citizen’s liberties by the rule of law. One of the major...

December 12, 2016

Celebrate the Holidays at the Price Tower! During Art of the Tree News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Celebrate the Holidays at the Price Tower! During Art of the Tree

“Celebrate the Holidays at the Price Tower! During Art of the Tree, come view Christmas trees of all shapes, sizes, colors, materials, and themes donated by businesses and artists in the Bartlesville area. If you see a tree you really love, you can buy it and take it home with you to enjoy throughout the holidays. The Bartlesville Art Association will also be hosting a pop up shop in the gallery featuring works and handcrafted goodies from their members, so if you want to simplify your Christmas shopping, you can find...

November 29, 2016

The Frank Phillips Home Announces Holiday Events News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

The Frank Phillips Home Announces Holiday Events

Bartlesville—The Christmas season is a special time to visit the Frank Phillips Home, which will open in full holiday splendor on Wednesday, Nov 30, and will delight adults and children alike,” said Kim Goss, Volunteer and Events Coordinator.  Beautiful poinsettia arrangements grace the front foyer, and the grand stairway is trimmed with garland. The first floor decorations include festive floral arrangements, and there are Christmas trees in the music room, library, and sunroom. The second floor...

November 16, 2016

Exciting Changes Continue at Woolaroc News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Exciting Changes Continue at Woolaroc

Four years ago, Woolaroc decided that it was time to give Frank Phillips’ wonderful museum a nice touch up.   That “touch up” turned into new state of the art lighting throughout the entire museum, new wall colors, new staging of the art, new exhibits and room by room by room from the Dome Room to downstairs in Gallery 9, this graceful national treasure was carefully updated.   In the process, something really special became even better.   On November 23rd, the final piece...