Archives: September 2014

Giving, the Present and Possible Presences

I heard a Christmas carol on the radio this week – and for reference, it was 90 degrees at the time and I’ve barely finished eating our Labor Day leftovers. It’s just too early to usher in Christmas. It’s probably a sign of age, but the older I get, the more I want to enjoy each day and season for…

I Confess

As If My Facebook And Pinterest Addictions Weren’t Productivity-Crippling Enough, I’ve Developed Voyeuristic Fondness For The Secret App, an antisocial repository of confessions from anonymous posters about every imaginable subject. No subject on Secret is off-limits, which fuels my intrigue exponentially, along with the fact that the app will tell me when a friend has posted a confession – but…

October’s Prime Entertainment Picks

Fresh artistic perspectives from China, the Myriad Gardens’ second tour of Pumpkinville, a dazzling gala to benefit Allied Arts, 6 Degrees of Bacon – there are all kinds of sources for entertainment and enlightenment in this bustling metro, so if you can’t make it to everything, here’s where to start.

“Father of Route 66: The Story of Cy Avery”

On the Page

The Father of the Mother Road • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • •…

“Southbound: A Tribute to the Doobie Brothers”

Good Reads

Country All-Stars Pay Tribute to One of the Greats • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • •…

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Ricky Gunn, David Hanon, Edna Garcia, Lance McDaniel, and Rogelio Almeida.  It’s a party on Film Row as Slice sponsors a Friday night bash for the independent cinema festival’s VIPs.   Click here to see more and purchase photos.   Categories: On The Scene, Party Pics

IEEW Fashion Show

Coralee Toal, Dana Stone, and Sarah Turpen.  The Institute for the Economic Empowerment of Women, Worth NY, R Meyers, Spencer Stone, Eden Salon and designers from Rwanda and Afghanistan combine their resources to wow onlookers at a special fashion event.   Click here to see more and purchase photos.   Categories: On The Scene, Party Pics

Sit. Stay. Art!

Whitney Geis and Crissy, Peggy Nichols and Stewart  Paintings of shelter pets are a fundraising force for helping them and their furry brethren in this animal-lovers’ art show and sale.   Click here to see more and purchase photos.   Categories: On The Scene, Party Pics

Zoobilation

Rachel Gorey and Brenna Holasek  Guests let their hair (or fur) down and get jubilant at the OKC Zoo’s annual no-tie fundraising gala.   Click here to see more and purchase photos.   Categories: On The Scene, Party Pics

OMRF 241 Event

Becky Switzer, Susan and Scott Meacham, and Barry Switzer.  Vince Gill and Alice Cooper joined forces at the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation’s annual 241 (“Two events for one great cause”) music and wine festival, which generated more than $640,000 in donations.   Click here to see more and purchase photos.   Categories: On The Scene

Wheel and Deal for Easter Seals

Paula Porter, Krista Bruce, and Karisa Rollins.  Emcee Lucas Ross leads an evening of game show zaniness as Easter Seals Oklahoma offers guests dinner, dancing and a great, if offbeat, time.   Click here to see more and purchase photos.   Categories: On The Scene

Dealing for Dreams

Stacy and Todd Nance  A casino theme makes a fun, festive backdrop for Make-A-Wish Oklahoma’s fundraiser to rake in the chips on behalf of ill children’s fondest hopes.   Click here to see more and purchase photos.   Categories: On The Scene

Bark and Mingle

Valerie Cotto with Teddy and Dozer  The American Cancer Society brings two- and four-legged friends together for a communal hangout in The Village and to kick off September’s Bark for Life event.   Click here to see more and purchase photos.   Categories: On The Scene