Charitable Events: December 2016
Fundraisers and fun happenings
Dec. 2, 5-9 — Pathways Christmas Showcase 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Kirk of the Hills Presbyterian Church, 4102 E. 61st St. Christmas gifts for all ages and holiday decor. Benefits Pathways Adult Learning Center. Call 918-859-0060. pathwaysok.com.
Dec. 2 — Peggy V. Helmerich Distinguished Authors Award Dinner 6:30-10 p.m. Tulsa Central Library, 400 Civic Center. $175. Benefits Tulsa Library Trust. Contact Larry Bartley, email@example.com or 918-549-7365. helmerichaward.org
Dec. 3 — Carols and Crumpets 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Tulsa Garden Center, 2435 S. Peoria Ave. Holiday greenery, arrangements and décor with vendors. Free admission. Benefits the Tulsa Herb Society and Tulsa Garden Center. 918-496-8019. tulsagardencenter.com
Dec. 3 — TSHA’s Children’s Holiday Party for deaf, hard of hearing siblings and children of deaf adults 2-4 p.m. Boston Avenue United Methodist Church, 1301 S. Boston Ave. Crafts, games, cookies, stockings full of treats, and deaf and signing Santa. Benefits TSHA (Total Source for Hearing-loss and Access). Free admission. Contact Diana Higgins, 918-832-8742 or firstname.lastname@example.org. tsha.cc
Dec. 3-4 — Holiday Workshop 1-5 p.m. AHHA Hardesty Arts Center, 101 E. Archer St. Benefits Arts and Humanities Council of Tulsa. Contact Lauren Teague, email@example.com or 918-584-3333. ahhatulsa.org
Dec. 4 — Cascia Christmas Walk 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Cascia Preparatory School, 2520 S. Yorktown Ave. Tour of four homes decorated for the holidays by local florists and designers; boutique and café at the school. $15, in advance; $20, day of event. Benefits Cascia Hall Preparatory School. casciahall.com
Dec. 6 — Christmas Luncheon and Fashion Show 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Cox Business Center, 100 Civic Center. Presented by the Salvation Army Tulsa Women’s Auxiliary. $75, ticket; $500-$20,000, sponsorships. Benefits Salvation Army of Tulsa and the Boys and Girls Clubs of Metro Tulsa. Contact Debra J. (DJ) Morrow Ingram, firstname.lastname@example.org or 918-587-7801. salarmytulsa.org.
Dec. 8 — 26th annual TARC Advocacy Awards and Volunteer Recognition 5:30-8 p.m. Tulsa Marriott Southern Hills Hotel, 1902 E. 71st St. $35, ticket; $5,000-$25,000, sponsorships. Benefits TARC. Contact Craig Thompson, email@example.com or 918-582-8272. ddadvocacy.net
Dec. 10 — Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis 7:30 a.m., registration; 9 a.m., race. BOK Center, 200 S. Denver Ave. $35, 5K; $25, 5K children under 12; $18, mile. Benefits the Arthritis Foundation. Contact Jennifer Wyckoff, firstname.lastname@example.org or 918-605-1105. jbr.org
Dec. 17 — Fa La La La Ball 7-11 p.m. Dennis R. Neill Equality Center, 621 E. Fourth St. Admission is canned goods or pet food. Benefits Oklahomans for Equality. Contact Toby Jenkins at email@example.com or 918-743-4297. okeq.org.
Dec. 31 — New Year’s Eve You Remember 7 p.m.-midnight. Dennis R. Neill Equality Center, 621 E. Fourth St. Donations accepted. Alcohol-free party. Benefits Oklahomans for Equality. Contact Toby Jenkins at firstname.lastname@example.org or 918-743-4297. okeq.org.