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Summer's End



The First Day of School Was Allways a Big Deal. We traipsed off to class in new clothes, purchased in August by our moms as they dragged us behind them, kicking and screaming in protest.

Those stiff new jeans from Sears that said “Husky” across the rear (and sort of announced to the world that you were a “husky.”) Shirts our mothers chose that would have made even the Brady Bunch cringe. On our feet, new pairs of Hush Puppies that pinched our toes after going barefoot all summer.

One of the best parts about a trip to the old Sears store at Northwest 23rd and Penn was riding the three-level escalator, or eating in the snack bar and getting an Icee at the candy counter. The store was built in 1954 and considered a landmark in its day. It is gone now, but here’s how it looked in its prime.

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January 2020

“A DYNAMITE BROADWAY REVIVAL.” - The New Yorker Experience the acclaimed new production of the legendary musical MISS SAIGON, from the creators of Les...

Cost: $27-$97

Where:
Civic Center Music Hall
201 N Walker Ave
OKC, OK  73102
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Sponsor: OKC Broadway
Telephone: 405-594-8300
Contact Name: Mackenzie Carpenter
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Searching for a job? Considering a career change? About to graduate? The FREE ACES Aerospace Career Fair is your “can’t miss” hiring event of the year! From high school...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Rose State College Hudiburg Chevrolet Center
6000 Prosper Rd
Midwest City, OK  73110
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Sponsor: Oklahoma Department of Commerce
Telephone: 405-815-5163
Contact Name: Ryan Tillison
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Join OCU Law for our inaugural conference on criminal justice reform on Friday, January 24. Oklahoma Forward will rethink how to improve public safety while reducing the devastating impact of...

Cost: $20

Where:
Oklahoma City University School of Law
800 N Harvey Ave
Oklahoma City, OK  73102
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Sponsor: Oklahoma City University
Telephone: (405)-208-5197
Contact Name: Lauren Stradinger

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