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Music Together® Classes by Gracenote Family Music

January 16th, 2016 10:30 AM - March 12th, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Early childhood Music Together classes are internationally recognized for infants, toddlers, preschoolers, kindergartners and the adults who love them. The classes are created from a research-based, developmentally appropriate early childhood music curriculum that strongly emphasizes and facilitates adult involvement. This Intergenerational Mixed-Age Class is held at a senior residence building where participation from elders is gently encouraged and this interaction offers additional benefits for families and participating seniors. Come try out your first class for free!

Gane Perdido

January 18th, 2016 6:00 PM - April 15th, 2016 - 7:00 PM
Lose weight and get healthy with the whole family!

Yukon Chocolate Festival

February 6th, 2016 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
The 5th Annual Yukon Chocolate Festival will feature a wide variety of chocolate treats served up by local businesses and groups. Also featured will be a silent auction consisting of an array of chocolate and Valentine items. Proceeds benefit Yukon Friends of the Park and Ladies Library Club. Tickets are $10. That includes 8 tastes

Francis Tuttle Board of Education Election

February 9th, 2016 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
The schoolwide election is February 9 for Seat 1, representing Cashion School District, Crescent School District, Deer Creek School District (West & Central) and Putnam City School District (North). The two candidates are Kurt Loeffelholz and Al Smith. Anyone who lives in the Edmond Public Schools district is eligible to vote in this election. Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Fat Tuesday Bash

February 9th, 2016 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Crabtown's annual Fat Tuesday Bash takes place February 9, 5 p.m. - Close at 303 E. Sheridan Ave. Enjoy live music from the Paul Benjaman Band, free beads, $5 Hurricanes, a crawfish eating contest, King Cake cupcake giveaway and grand prize drawing trip for two to NOLA! Must be 21 to Enter. $5 Cover. For more info visit pearlsokc.com or call 405-232-7227.

Sawan Surgical Aesthetics Grand Opening

February 11th, 2016 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Come to Edmond and celebrate the grand opening of Sawan Surgical Aesthetics!

FREE 2-1-1 Day

February 11th, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Join us on Thursday, February 11, 2016, at Quail Springs Mall in the Macy's Quail Springs Courtyard for a free, family-friendly event from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m to celebrate 211 Day in Oklahoma!

Social Security Workshop - Strategize to Maximize

February 16th, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
When should I apply for Social Security? How can I maximize my benefits? How will this affect my spouse? You have a lot of questions to answer. Mistakes can be costly. We can provide the guidance you need. Join us for a short presentation, Social Security: Strategize to Maximize, to learn how to sort through the options to help ensure the choices you make are tailored to your needs. Location of Event: Edmond Parks & Recreation | 2733 Marilyn Williams Drive, Edmond, OK 73003 There is no cost to attend this event however space is limited. Please write [email protected] or call 405-242-2122 to reserve your spot. Snacks and refreshments will be provided. No products or services will be sold.

Edmond Mobile Meals 2nd Annual Chili Cook-Off

March 7th, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Join Edmond Mobile Meals 2nd Annual Chili Cook-Off!

Long Term Care Workshop

March 8th, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
In an instant, an accident or diagnosis can change your life ... and your family's. Where would you receive care? Who would provide it? How would you pay for it? Please join us for a free presentation to learn more about long-term care and how you and your family can prepare for it – emotionally, physically and financially. Location of Event: Edmond Parks & Recreation | 2733 Marilyn Williams Drive, Edmond, OK 73003 There is no cost to attend this event however space is limited. Please write [email protected] or call 405-242-2122 to reserve your spot. Snacks and refreshments will be provided. No products or services will be sold.

Taste of Yukon

March 24th, 2016 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
A delicious food extravaganza featuring local and surrounding restaurants. Taste the best these restaurants have to offer. Over 20 different booths. Tickets: $12 in advance, $15 at door. Children 10 & under: $6 in advance, $7 at the door.

Opening Reception: Philip Van Keuren

March 24th, 2016 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Philip Van Keuren: Murmurations  Forty Copperplate Photogravures Featured March 24 - May 14

Yukon Senior Games

April 1st, 2016 All Day - April 9th, 2016
An Olympic style event open to adults 50 years of age and older. A wide array of sporting events; archery, basketball, bowling, golf, and many more. There will also be a creative writing and photography contest. There will also be a social reception one evening with food, drinks, and entertainment. Cost: $25 for up to 6 events. $2 additional for each added event. Times and locations vary by event.

REBUILDING TOGETHER OKC

April 9th, 2016 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Each spring, Rebuilding Together OKC hosts a one-day, city-wide build called “Rebuilding Day.” On April 9, 2016, thousands of volunteer teams from local businesses, churches, corporations, hospitals, etc. join together to provide free home repairs for senior citizens living across the Oklahoma City metro. This year, all approved home projects are in one neighborhood block, to better coordinate all resources.

THE GREAT AMAZING RACE Oklahoma, adventure/obstacle race for adults & kids grades K-12

April 10th, 2016 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
The Funnest Adventure Race on the Planet! A National Adventure Race Series Supporting Pediatric Cancer                                            The Great Amazing Race is a national skills competition, in which teams of two people race through an obstacle course in competition with their peers. Modeled after the TV show, this exciting adventure race has teams completing a one-mile course speckled with up to 8 fun-filled outdoor challenges. Clue cards provided at each stations directs teams to complete a task (obstacle, game, relay, etc.), before advancing to the next challenge station. Teams strive to arrive at the finish line with the fastest overall time to be declared the winners. It's way more fun than a 5K!       How well you work together with your partner (communicate & collaborate) is the most essential skill to winning the race. Waves begin every 10 minutes … kids teams, then adult teams. The top 25 teams from each local race qualify for regional championship race and chance to win $1,200! Reserve your spot now as registration will close once 120 team limit is reached.

Retire Wisely Workshop

April 12th, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Will I have enough to retire? – Will my retirement income last? – Are my assets protected? Manage six key risks all retirees face: Outliving their income, inflation, unpredictable events, market volatility, income taxes and rising healthcare costs. Turn retirement concerns into confidence. Get positive, professional guidance from a faith-based organization that has been helping our member-owners be wise with money and live generously for more than 100 years. Location of Event: Edmond Parks & Recreation | 2733 Marilyn Williams Drive, Edmond, OK 73003 There is no cost to attend this event however space is limited. Please write [email protected] or call 405-242-2122 to reserve your spot. Snacks and refreshments will be provided. No products or services will be sold.