Around the Area

September 1, 2012

Around the Area


Sept. 9

Scientific Sundays:

Origami in the Garden

• When: Sept. 9, 1-2 p.m.

• Where: Myriad Botanical Garden Children’s Garden Pavilion

• Details: Visit the Children’s Garden and make some plants and animals from paper!  Try your hand at this traditional art of Japanese paper-folding. $2-nonmember; Free for members.

Sept. 10

Chickasha Area Arts Council

• When: Sept. 10, 7 p.m.

• Where: Chickasha Public Library

• Contact Information: All those interested in promoting the arts and activities of the CAAC are welcome to attend the monthly meetings. Email

Sept. 14-15

Quilting on the Trail quilt show

• When: Sept.14-15

• Where: Stephens County Fairgrounds

Central 4D Barrel Race Finals

• When: Sept. 14-15

• Where: Grady County Fairgrounds

Sept. 15

Shape Up on the Great Lawn

• When: Sept. 15, 8am: Yoga; 9am: Zumba

• Where: Great Lawn at the Myriad

• Details: Kick-start your workout habit or simply try something new in the beautiful setting of the Myriad Gardens. These free workout classes will be offered for three Saturdays in September. Free and open to the public. For more information call 405.297.0102 or email

Family Saturdays: Beautiful Bees

• When: Sept. 15, 10 a.m.

• Where: Myriad Botanical Garden Children’s Garden Pavilion

• Details: You might worry about a bee’s stinger when you see them coming your way, but did you know that without bees and honeybees we would be without many of the fruits we now enjoy? And we wouldn’t have all of that wonderful honey!  Join us for this special class all about bees and honey try your hand at making some of your own honeybutter. $3 members; Free for nonmembers.

Sept. 16

Scientific Sundays:

Hand Spans in the Gardens

• When: Sept. 16, 1-2 p. m.

• Where: Myriad Botanical Gardens Children’s Garden Pavilion

• Details: Gardeners are always using their hands for measuring things. Come to the gardens and use your hands and rulers to estimate and measure the length of objects in the garden. $2-non-member; Free for members.


Sept. 17

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