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August 24, 2021

Bartlesville Area History Museum’s September Book Club  News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Bartlesville Area History Museum’s September Book Club

The Bartlesville Area History Museum is excited to announce the Hometown History Book Club's August and September read The Bedside Book of Bad Girls: Outlaw Women of the American West by Michael Rutter.  This book features the real stories of everyone’s favorite bad girls. Learn about local legends Kate Bender and Belle Starr as well as other infamous ladies like Calamity Jane, Little Britches and Cattle Annie, and the Rose of Cimarron. Find out which of these stories are larger than life and which of these...

August 04, 2021

OKM Music Bids Farewell to Ryan Martin and Welcomes Three New Team Members News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

OKM Music Bids Farewell to Ryan Martin and Welcomes Three New Team Members

OKM Music’s Director of Marketing, Ryan Martin, said goodbye to Oklahoma’s Premier Music Festival late July as he ventures into new and exciting opportunities. Martin, who has been an instrumental component to the OKM Music team the past four years, will be realizing his dream of working for Disney. "Ryan has been a critical part of OKM Music and did a fantastic job. We are so excited for Ryan and know he will do a magical job at Disney,” said Mary Lynn Mihm-Howk, Chairman of the Board.  While Ryan...

July 09, 2021

Art Sale and Silent Auction to benefit the Osage Ballet, Wahzhazhe News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Art Sale and Silent Auction to benefit the Osage Ballet, Wahzhazhe

Pawhuska, OK – Art Sale and Silent Auction to benefit the Osage Ballet, Wahzhazhe, will be held at the Constantine Theater in Pawhuska, OK, July 29 from 6–8 p.m. The exhibition will feature artists such as Ted Moore, Sid Clanton, Dante Biss-Grayson, Joe Don Brave, John Free, Kugee Supernaw, June Carpenter and Chris Turley, to name a few. Plan to attend the Art Sale and Silent Auction, July 29 from 6 – 8 p.m. at the Constantine Theater located at 110 W Main Street in Pawhuska, OK. The art exhibit will...

June 25, 2021

DATE SET FOR 2021 AGAPE MISSION ‘EMPTY BOWLS’ EVENT  This Event is the 13th Year of Raising Funds to Feed the Hungry News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

DATE SET FOR 2021 AGAPE MISSION ‘EMPTY BOWLS’ EVENT This Event is the 13th Year of Raising Funds to Feed the Hungry

BARTLESVILLE – Although Agape Mission has been in existence for more than 20 years, this year is an important benchmark—it signals a return to normal and the resumption of the annual Empty Bowls Fundraiser after the COVID pause of last year. The fundraiser which supports the mission’s “Food for Kids Program” and its on-site meal program is set for Tuesday, August 24 at Bartlesville Community Center. Traditionally the event is a come-and-go that takes place at lunch time from 11 a.m. till 1...

June 14, 2021

Woolaroc and Frank Phillips Home Announce New CEO News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Woolaroc and Frank Phillips Home Announce New CEO

The Frank Phillips Foundation, owners and operators of two of Oklahoma’s historic treasures, announced today the hiring of Kevin Hoch as their new CEO/Director.  The naming of Hoch followed an extensive search process by the Foundation as they received over 60 applications from more than 25 states.   “We were not surprised by the high level of interest in the position considering the fact that these are two of the finest jewels in Oklahoma,” said Foundation Chairman Merl Lindstrom. Hoch, a...

June 11, 2021

OKM’s Woolaroc Concert Moved to the Bartlesville Community Center News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

OKM’s Woolaroc Concert Moved to the Bartlesville Community Center

BARTLESVILLE, Okla. (June 11, 2021) – Due to the forecasted inclement weather planned this evening, the annual OKM Woolaroc Performance has been moved to the Bartlesville Community Center. With the change of venue, the performance times have changed this evening as well: • Food trucks and kid’s activities begin at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Hall • Booker T. Washington String Quintet performs at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Hall • Auditorium doors open at 7:00 p.m. • Performance begins at 7:30...

June 09, 2021

The Bartlesville Area History Museum is excited to announce its summer camps for 2021 News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

The Bartlesville Area History Museum is excited to announce its summer camps for 2021

The Bartlesville Area History Museum is excited to announce its summer camps for 2021. This year the museum will be offering 2 free day camps that will feature local history of Bartlesville Oklahoma. Pioneer Kids Camp will give kids an opportunity to discover what life was like for a child growing up in Indian Territory through a variety of hands-on activities. Attendees will get to meet a real cowboy, learn how to play games that pioneer children enjoyed, and take part in building a replica of early Bartlesville. Students...

June 07, 2021

OKM’s Finale Moved to the Bartlesville Community Center News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

OKM’s Finale Moved to the Bartlesville Community Center

BARTLESVILLE, Okla. (June 4, 2021) - Due to circumstances beyond anyone’s control, OKM Music’s finale performance featuring Grady Nichols and Baha Men will be held indoors at the Bartlesville Community Center. The performance will still take place Thursday, June 17, beginning at 6:00 p.m. with the doors opening at 5:00 p.m. Originally scheduled to be held at Bill Doenges Memorial Stadium, this Bartlesville landmark was chosen as the commemorative piece for the 37th season. “Even though we are moving the...

May 10, 2021

OKM’s Annual Woolaroc Concert Set for Friday, June 11 News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

OKM’s Annual Woolaroc Concert Set for Friday, June 11

BARTLESVILLE, Okla. (May 7, 2021) – What better venue to celebrate an exciting ‘American Musical Journey Tour’ than at Woolaroc Wildlife Preserve and Museum? The OKM Music Festival is doing just that on Friday, June 11. In the natural amphitheater near Clyde Lake, the festival is celebrating its 37th season with performances from the Tulsa Honors Youth Orchestra, Jack Settle Band, and Dallas Brass. Jack Settle is a country songwriter hailing from Bartlesville. After a virus caused significant hearing...

May 10, 2021

Genre-Defying Trio TAKE3 to Perform at the Bartlesville Community Center News Photo - Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Genre-Defying Trio TAKE3 to Perform at the Bartlesville Community Center

BARTLESVILLE, Okla. (May 7, 2021) – With a flair for the wild and unexpected, the genre-defying trio, TAKE3, brings the refinement of a rigorous classical music background and infuses it with rock-star charisma. The trio will be performing during OKM’s 37th Festival on Tuesday, June 15 at 7:00 p.m. at the Bartlesville Community Center. No strangers to the stage as individuals, TAKE3 has made an impact on the music scene as soloists, touring the world with Yanni, recording tracks for film and television, as well...