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July 24, 2014

Bartlesville to Host Oklahoma Main Street Training in August News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Bartlesville to Host Oklahoma Main Street Training in August

Bartlesville to Host Oklahoma Main Street Training in August   Downtown and Urban District Main Street Managers and Volunteers from 36 cities in Oklahoma will be coming to Bartlesville for mandatory  training for two and half days, August 5-7, 2014.  The training is required for all Oklahoma Main Street programs.  Managers and volunteers will be coming from  Oklahoma's four corners, including the cities of Guymon, Idabel, Miami and Altus and many cities in between.  The training theme in...

July 21, 2014

Frank Phillips Home -tempoarily closed News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Frank Phillips Home -tempoarily closed

Due to major air conditioning problems, the Frank Phillips Home has been closed temporarily. The home's interpretive center and gift shop remain open, they are located behind the home (garage area). Director Jim Goss said he expects to have an update on the problem this coming week. For more information call

July 21, 2014

BAHM holds 2nd Summer History Camp News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

BAHM holds 2nd Summer History Camp

BAHM 2nd Summer History Camp Monday, July 28, 2014 to Friday, August 01, 2014   The Bartlesville Area History Museum will conduct a second Summer History Camp this year on “Oil - Black Gold,” July 28 - August 1 from 9:30 a.m. until 12 noon, grades 3rd thru 7th grade.  The cost is $30 for the week or $25 if you have a Bartlesville Area History Museum membership.   Educational opportunities will include learning the rich oil history of Washington County as they experience how the discovery of...

July 21, 2014

Distingusihed Young Women of Oklahoma News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Distingusihed Young Women of Oklahoma

Distinguished Young Women of Oklahoma Saturday, July 26, 2014 The 2014 Distinguished Young Woman of Oklahoma is Laci Lynn. Distinguished Young Women of Oklahoma is an official state preliminary of Distinguished Young Women, a national scholarship program that promotes and rewards scholarship, leadership and talent in young women. In addition to earning scholarships for college, those who participate in the Distinguished Young Women program develop friendships, self-confidence and other life skills that pave the way for...

July 14, 2014

Mad Hatter Casino Night Benefit for Family Crisis& Counseling Center News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Mad Hatter Casino Night Benefit for Family Crisis& Counseling Center

Mad Hatter Casino Night Benefiting Family Crisis & Counseling Center Saturday, July 19, 2014 Mad Hatter Casino Night It may not quite be a trip through the looking-glass or a tumble down a rabbit hole, but the fanciful world of “Alice in Wonderland” will set the mood for the Mad Hatter Casino night July 19, benefiting the Family Crisis & Counseling Center in Bartlesville. The evening will include a VIP cocktail reception for sponsors, a cash bar, casino tables, silent auction and buffet...

July 14, 2014

Peter Pan Presented by Children's Musical Theatre News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Peter Pan Presented by Children's Musical Theatre

Children's Musical Theatre Presents: Peter Pan Thursday, July 17, 2014 to Sunday, July 20, 2014 One of the world's most celebrated musicals with newly revised and restored orchestration, including the show-stopping songs, "Never Never Land", "I Won't Grow Up" and "I'm Flying". The Darling household is a place of joy that includes Wendy, her brothers Michael and John, her practical and sometimes stern father, Mr. Darling; the loving mother, Mrs. Darling; and the children’s nurse, a dog named Nana. Peter Pan...

July 07, 2014

Historic Homes of Cherokee Avenue News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Historic Homes of Cherokee Avenue

Historic Homes of Cherokee Avenue Friday, July 11, 2014 “Historic Homes of Cherokee Avenue” Program Scheduled at the Bartlesville Public Library  The Frank Phillips Home is pleased to host a program on “The Historic  Homes of Cherokee Avenue” to be presented by Vicki Stewart and Barbara Garrison, two of the local authors of the popular book,  If Bartlesville’s Walls Could Talk.  The program is scheduled for Friday, July 11th at noon in the upstairs meeting room of the...

July 02, 2014

Discover Oklahoma Moves to New Station in Tulsa News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Discover Oklahoma Moves to New Station in Tulsa

Discover Oklahoma Moves to New Station in Tulsa Market Discover Oklahoma, the official travel and tourism show of Oklahoma, is moving to a new station in the Tulsa television market.  Starting on Saturday, July 5th, Discover Oklahoma will be seen on KTUL Channel 8. The show will remain at the same time: 6:30pm on Saturdays. “We are excited by our return to KTUL Channel 8,” said Barbara Merckx, Executive Producer of Discover Oklahoma.  “While the Tulsa station where the show airs is changing,...

July 01, 2014

P66 Museum will be open on July 4th News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

P66 Museum will be open on July 4th

Phillips Patroleum Company Museum will be open on July 4th for everyone to enjoy. Be inspired by the story of Phillips transformation from a small Bartlesville business to a global energy enterprise, and the extraordinary people who made it happen. During your tour experience the thrill of Billy Parker Flying overhead in an original 1914 Pusher plane and Phillips' breakthrough discovery that helped fuel a popular toy craze the involved a hoop. Observe how a roustabout lived in the rowdy days for the Burbank field and see...

June 30, 2014

2014 Freedom Fest News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

2014 Freedom Fest

Downtown Bartlesville Freedom Fest 2014. Join family and friends in downtown Bartlesville to celebrate Independence Day at Freedom Fest. Freedom Fest is a family-friendly festival featuring live entertainment, carnival games, food and drink vendors and fireworks. Kids will have fun with a variety of free games, a kids parade, refreshing water sprays and inflatable jumpers. A patriotic program will be held to honor veterans and active service men & women. Stick around for a flyover by the 138th Fighter...