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Free Meditation Class

September 5th, 2014 10:00 AM - November 21st, 2014 - 12:00 PM
Each Zen meditation class is two hours; one part instructed meditation and a second part lecture on Buddhist principles. Through Zen meditation we can reach an understanding of life’s difficulties and thereby gain true wisdom, and peace of mind. Arrive 15 minutes early in comfortable, modest attire.

K. Yoland: Border Land Other

October 7th, 2014 All Day - December 19th, 2014
Photography exhibition from British artist, K. Yoland featuring images recently shot in the Big Bend area of West Texas along the Mexican border.

Arabian & Half-Arabian U.S. National Championship Horse Show

October 17th, 2014 8:00 AM - October 25th, 2014 - 10:00 PM
Returning to Tulsa, Okla., the U.S. National Arabian and Half-Arabian Championship Horse Show is bringing the best Arabian horses in the industry right to Tulsa’s doorstep. This prestigious event will offer Arabian, Half-Arabian and Anglo-Arabian horses and both their amateur and professional exhibitors the opportunity to compete in a variety of classes and divisions. The show is held from Friday, October 17 through Saturday, October 25 at Expo Square. As the Arabian Horse Association’s (AHA) most prestigious North American championship in the Arabian show horse industry, this flagship event brings more than 1,700 horses and 1,800 exhibitors to the city of Tulsa. With most exhibitors lodging, eating and refueling within the Tulsa metro, the show’s economic impact for the city comes close to $40 million. Exhibitors and horses participating in the show must have qualified at a local and regional level in order to compete. They each have earned their way to U.S. Nationals, competing for the honor of being crowned U.S. National Champion. Class sessions will begin each day at 8 AM, 1 PM and 7 PM respectively. The array of classes, include Halter, Native Costume, Western, Hunter, English and Saddleseat Pleasure, Driving, Reining, Working Cow, Trail and more! World class shopping, elaborate barn decorations and a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to meet some Arabian horses up close and personally, awaits those who attend. The event is FREE and open to the public. More information about the horse show and related events can be found at www.arabianhorses.org/USN.

Old Fashioned Fall Festival

October 25th, 2014 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Downtown Edmond will host an Old-Fashioned Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014 from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. at Festival Marketplace in Downtown Edmond. The event will have free horse-drawn carriage rides, pumpkin painting, live music, vintage tractor display, quilt display, popcorn and other activities for children. Donations will be accepted for Wings, a local, non-profit.

1Stronger 5K Challenge

October 25th, 2014 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Join Season 15 NBC's "The Biggest Loser" contestant (& Edmond resident) David Brown for a 5k like no other on Saturday, October 25th at 5:00 pm at Mitch Park in Edmond.

Midwest City Fire Department, Dollar General and Energizer Host Community Event to Change Behaviors and Save Lives

October 30th, 2014 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
The Midwest City Fire Department, Dollar General and Energizer are teaming up to host an event to promote fire safety awareness and encourage Oklahoma City-area residents to change the batteries in their smoke detectors when they change their clocks on daylight saving time. The partnership is part of Energizer’s annual Change Your Clock Change Your Battery® program. The fire safety awareness event on October 30th from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Dollar General located at 1651 S Post Rd will include local firefighters, a fire truck, fire safety demonstrations, Energizer giveaways, high-value Energizer battery coupons, family-friendly activities and more. The event will provide a fun environment for families and individuals to learn how they can take simple, preventative steps to protect their loved ones and home.

Annual Holiday Bazaar

November 8th, 2014 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Twelfth Annual Holiday Bazaar! HOLY TRINITY LUTHERAN CHURCH SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2014 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. 308 N. W. 164TH STREET (15th Street between Santa Fe & Western in Edmond)

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church 12th Annual Holiday Craft Bazaar

November 8th, 2014 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
HOLY TRINITY LUTHERAN CHURCH INVITES YOU TO OUR Twelfth Annual Holiday Bazaar! SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2014 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. 308 N. W. 164TH STREET (15th Street between Santa Fe & Western in Edmond) Vendors with lots of variety! Door Prizes! Continental Style Breakfast, Lunch Menu,Huge Bake Sale Crafters wanted – LWMLbazaar@yahoo.com deadline October 15, 2014

St. Mary's Episcopal School Open House

November 9th, 2014 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Open House: November 9, 2014, 1:00-3:00 PM @ St. Mary’s Episcopal School in Edmond The preschool – 8th grade admissions open house is your opportunity to experience us in action, interact with teachers and students, and tour our campus. Grade level curriculum presentations will take place at 1:15 and 2:15. Questions, please contact Shauna LeGrande at (405) 341-9541 x103 or slegrande@smesedmond.org.

POP ALCHEMY Debut Exhibit "NEON OUROBOROS"

November 15th, 2014 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
POP ALCHEMY presents its debut exhibit and event titled “NEON OUROBOROS” on Saturday, November 15,2014, starting at 7:00pm at Graphite Elements & Design in the Plaza District. This event will showcase the original work of POP ALCHEMY creator/artist Eric Heckert, as well as a cash bar featuring beer, wine and signature drinks, complimentary hors d'oeuvres, and a retro-underground/alternative soundtrack performed by DJ Jack Acid of Pirate Audio Sound System. Admission price is $5.

NewView Envision Us Tour (Low Vision Clinic)

November 20th, 2014 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
A guided tour of our OKC low vision clinic so you can experience our mission in action. We hope that in taking one of these tours, you will see our present and future dreams for the organization, and you will get involved to carry our message to the community around you. While the event is free, reservations are required. See website for details.

An Affair of the Heart of Tulsa

November 21st, 2014 9:00 AM - November 23rd, 2014 - 5:00 PM
The show features approximately 130,000 square feet of merchandise including everything from handmade jewelry and up-cycled furniture to gourmet foods, home décor, personalized gifts and much more.

It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play

December 4th, 2014 8:00 PM - December 14th, 2014 - 2:00 PM
TheatreOCU presents a stage version of the quintessential Christmas story.

OCU Christmas Vespers

December 12th, 2014 8:00 PM - December 13th, 2014 - 8:00 PM
More than 250 Oklahoma City University singers and orchestral musicians will celebrate the 36th annual Christmas Vespers concerts.

Home for the Holidays

December 12th, 2014 8:00 PM - December 14th, 2014 - 2:00 PM
More than 150 students from Oklahoma City University’s Ann Lacy School of American Dance and Arts Management will take the stage for Home for the Holidays.

St. Mary's Episcopal School Visitors Day

January 15th, 2015 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Visitors Day: January 15, 2015, 8:30-10:30 AM @ St. Mary’s Episcopal School in Edmond The preschool – 5th grade admissions open house is your opportunity to experience us in action, interact with teachers and students, and tour our campus. For questions or to RSVP please contact Shauna LeGrande at (405) 341-9541 x103 or slegrande@smesedmond.org.