Oklahoma Metro Calendar of Events
January 13th, 2017 10:00 AM - February 4th, 2017 - 6:00 PM
This new year, [Artspace] at UNTITLED presents “Ambiguous Loss + Interference” created by Nathan and Laura Kent. This exhibition communicates the link between science and art. The artists use pattern to invoke questions about reality and provide visual representation of the human ability to control information processing and experiment with the idea of absence.
January 24th, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
The John F. Kennedy award honors individuals making a significant contribution to Oklahoma, its communities and its people, while paying homage to the memory of John F. Kennedy, the thirty-fifth President of the United States and a proud member of the Knights of Columbus. Join us as we honor the tremendous service of Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett, former Governor David Walters and Rhonda Walters, Oklahama City Memorial & Museum Executive Director Kari Watkins, and lifetime achievement award winner, Former Oklahoma Attorney General and philanthropist Mike Turpen. This year marks the seventh John F. Kennedy Awards Dinner, but the first time the committee will present a Lifetime Achievement Award. All proceeds benefit the Santa Fe Family Life Center in its mission to provide recreation and athletic programs for disadvantaged youth and people with disabilities. Ticket and sponsorship information is available by contacting James Timberlake at 405-840-1817 and [email protected] More information about the event and past recipients of the award is available at jfkaward.com.
January 26th, 2017 2:00 PM
Did you know chili peppers can help you burn calories, apples can help fight lung disease, and peanut butter helps combat diabetes and heart disease? These are just some of the effects of power foods on the body that will help you stay fit and healthy. Join us as we uncover healthy habits at our “Power Foods Demonstration” on Thursday, January 26 at 2 p.m. The demonstration takes place in the dining room at Concordia Life Care Community located at 7707 West Britton Road in Oklahoma City. Concordia’s very own Chef Tony Delara will be in the kitchen cooking up power foods with an engaging demonstration for all to sample and Concordia staff will discuss tips on healthy aging. Event is free and open to the public. RSVP at 877-883-7052 by Jan. 24. Stay fit. Stay smart. Eat well.
February 18th, 2017 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
This is the BEST Mardi Gras party of the year in OKC! Games, drinks, friends and photos will be in abundance. This semi-formal event is the place to network, socialize and give back. 100% of the event proceeds benefit Warriors for Freedom Foundation. General Admission tickets are $100 each and VIP are $150 each. Sponsor tables are also available. Additional details may be found at www.beadsandthebrave.org