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April 16, 2015

h’ART of a Child Event April 19th, April is Child Abuse Prevention Month News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

h’ART of a Child Event April 19th, April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

BARTLESVILLE, Okla. – Ray of Hope Advocacy Center invites the Bartlesville area to the eighth annual h’ART of a Child event on Sunday, April 19 from noon–4 p.m. at the Kane YMCA, 101 NE Osage, Bartlesville.    This free event features a variety of age-appropriate art stations including: friendship bracelets, ninja turtle, duct tape slap bracelets, magic noodles, sand art, pom pom monsters, chalk paint, button rings, bottle cap magnets and a yummy ice cream station.  A photo booth gives...

April 14, 2015

Hopestone Cancer Support Center needs Volunteers News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Hopestone Cancer Support Center needs Volunteers

Dear Volunteers, Potential Volunteers and Friends of Hopestone,   As you may already know, HOPESTONE is constantly evolving and growing.  Our mission is to empower and unite the cancer community in Bartlesville, OK and the surrounding area through education, emotional support, exercise and the arts.    We are dedicated to reaching out and expanding the ways in which we can be of service to community.  In order to do this, we are in need of volunteers.  Specifically, in the center between...

April 09, 2015

Osage Casino Free Outdoor Concert featuring Gene Watson News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Osage Casino Free Outdoor Concert featuring Gene Watson

 In 1962, Gene Watson began his professional career by recording his first single.     Watson re-recorded his classic hits on an extraordinary, 25-song collection titled The Best of the Best. His ageless voice sounds exactly as it did when he first recorded these songs in the 1970s and 1980s. The legendary Sonny Garrish reprises the steel-guitar playing he performed during the original recording sessions, and the rest of the players recreate the original arrangements.     Performances...

April 08, 2015

KRIG to Host the 34th Annual Country Showdown News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

KRIG to Host the 34th Annual Country Showdown

The “34th Annual Country Showdown” is coming to Northeast Oklahoma and Southeast Kansas. KRIG will host America’s largest country music talent search and radio promotion. Approximately $200,000 in cash and prizes will be awarded nationwide including the Grand Prize of $100,000 cash to the National Winner, presented at the National Final televised special. Designed to find the most promising country music talent in the United States for the past thirty years, the Country Showdown gives aspiring artists a...

April 08, 2015

Bartlesville Sunfest Celebrates 33 years News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Bartlesville Sunfest Celebrates 33 years

Bartlesville SunFest is gearing up to celebrate 33 years on May 29-31, 2015. With new energy and focus, SunFest 2015 is supporting our mission of providing free arts and cultural festival by highlighting "Generations of Fun"!  Through the theme this year the festival intends to bring back the culture and history of the 1950's-90's through arts, live entertainment, and special events. Voted Bartlesville's Best Festival/Event, newcomers to SunFest as well as seasoned festival goers should look forward to having fun and...

April 07, 2015

Theater Bartlesville

Theater Bartlesville "Our Town"

Our Town presented by Theater Bartlesville Thursday, April 02, 2015 to Sunday, April 12, 2015 Directed by Shelby Brammer, our guest director with her experiences in theatre from Austin and New York. Everyday somewhere in United States there is a performance of Our Town taking place making this Thornton Wilder Pulitzer Prize winning play a solid American classic. This play is our largest cast show of the season and full of small and medium size roles that make up the fictional town of Grover’s Corners and thereby...

April 07, 2015

Woolaroc Spring Traders Encampment, This Weekend News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Woolaroc Spring Traders Encampment, This Weekend

Woolaroc Spring Traders Encampment Friday, April 10, 2015 to Saturday, April 11, 2015 Woolaroc will once again host the Spring Trader's Encampment on Friday and Saturday at the Mountain Man Camp at Woolaroc. "Nestled near the shore of Crystal Lake, this camp is one of the most beautiful of its kind and is the perfect setting for a weekend of historical retreat." Hosted by Woolaroc's Mountain Men, Wes & Roger Butcher, the camp has quickly become a favorite for traders and re-enactors from across the country. The...

March 30, 2015

Area Easter Egg Hunts News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Area Easter Egg Hunts

Start off Easter weekend with some area Easter Egg Hunts: Virginia Ave Baptist at the corner of Frank Phillips & Virginia Ave will have an Easter Egg Hunt on Thursday April 2nd starting at 6:30 pm. Eggs will be filled with candy and prizes. Copan OK will have an Easter Egg Hunt on Friday April 3rd starting at 11 am at the Copan City Park, the Easter Bunny will make an appearance, eggs will filled with candy and some will have prizes. Heritage Villa Nursing Center 1244 Woo0dland Loop...

March 30, 2015

Theater Bartlesville will present

Theater Bartlesville will present "Our Town"

Directed by Shelby Brammer, our guest director with her experiences in theatre from Austin and New York. Everyday somewhere in United States there is a performance of Our Town taking place making this Thornton Wilder Pulitzer Prize winning play a solid American classic. This play is our largest cast show of the season and full of small and medium size roles that make up the fictional town of Grover’s Corners and thereby providing an excellent opportunity for newcomers to get their first roles not to mention an...

March 16, 2015

Mountain Man Camp at Woolaroc opens for the season News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Mountain Man Camp at Woolaroc opens for the season

The "crack" of the black powder rifle will be echoing off the walls of Woolaroc, as the Mountain Man Camp officially opens for the season on Wednesday March 18th. Mountain Men, Wes and Roger Butcher, will have the camp open and ready for the public. Guests who stop by the Mountain Man Camp will learn the art of throwing a tomahawk and can experience shooting a black powder rifle. While at the Camp guests will see first hand how people lived in 1840. The Mountian Man Camp is a favorite of guests of who visit Woolaroc....