Charitable Events: November 2018

Fundraisers and fun happenings



 

Through Nov. 4

Care Card

$60, individual tickets. Buy a Care Card and save up to 20% at more than 200 local stores and restaurants. With Care Card, you’re saving more than money — you’re saving lives. Proceeds from the sale of the cards benefit the life-changing programs of Family & Children’s Services. A Care Card costs $60 and can be purchased online and at most participating merchants during the event.Benefits Family and Children's Services. Contact 918.587.9471. Visit tulsapeople.com/carecard for a list of participants.

 

Nov. 1

Annual Awards Dinner

Benefits Dan Allen Center for Social Justice. danallencenter.org


Pink Ribbon Tulsa

Benefits Oklahoma Project Woman. pinkribbontulsa.org

 

Nov. 2

Giving Spirits

Cain's Ballroom, 423 North Main Street. Giving Spirits allows guests to sample a collection of spirits from a variety of distilleries, and attend seminars focusing on the nuance and craft of whiskey making. Guests can enjoy gourmet food, spirits, confections and music throughout the evening in addition to unique whiskey cocktails. The event addresses the issue of hunger while raising awareness with an evening of purpose and hope. Dress code: Casual. Benefits Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma. Contact Cathy Wilkie at cwilkie@okfoodbank.org or 9189364544. Visit okfoodbank.org/events/givingspirits/.


Light the Night Walk

6-10 p.m. Free. RiverWest Festival Park, 2100 S. Jackson Ave.  Benefits Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Light The Night is an evening of celebration honoring blood cancer patients and their families. These walks happen across the nation during the fall. This is a free event open to the entire community. Come join the celebration! Visit 115.org/oklahoma


Uncorking the Cure for MS

Benefits National Multiple Sclerosis Society. nmss.org


The Promise of HOPE Event: Building CommUNITY

Benefits Operation Hope Prison Ministry. ohpm.org

 

Nov. 3

Big Band Hangar Dance

Benefits Commemorative Air Force Tulsa. caftulsa.org


Run to Honor the Veterans

9 a.m.-noon. The DAV 5K Run to Honor Veterans is a run, walk, roll, and motorcycle ride that thanks those who served and raises awareness of the issues our ill and injured veterans face every day. Guthrie Green, 111 East M.B. Brady Street. $0 Veterans/$25 Civilians. Benefits Disabled American Veterans. dav5k.org

 

Nov. 4

Oklahoma Joe’s Food for Kids

Benefits Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma. okjoes.com

 

Nov. 8

Unite!

5:30-7 p.m. Available, sponsorships. A celebration of the end of the 2018 Tulsa Area United Way campaign including a reveal of the total amount raised. Dress code: Business Casual. Benefits Tulsa Area United Way. Contact Bonnie Rucker at brucker@tauw.org or 918-295-6601. Visit tauw.org/unite.

 

Nov. 9

First Draft

Benefits Tulsa Press Club. firstdrafttulsa.com

 

Nov. 10

60th annual Awards Dinner

$300, individual tickets; $3,000 - $25,000, sponsorships. Benefits The Oklahoma Center for Community and Justice. Contact Mandy Winton at mwinton@occjok.org or 918-583-1361. OCCJ's 60th Annual Awards Dinner Honoring Clark and Michelle Wiens & Circle Cinema. Reception – 6 p.m., Dinner and Program – 7 p.m. Cox Convention Center, 100 Civic Center. Cocktail attire. For more information, visit occjok.org.


Back the Blue 5K

9 a.m.-noon. River West Festival Park, 2100 S. Jackson Ave. $15-$25. Benefits Tulsa Police Foundation. TPD has partnered with Back the Blue 5K to host the inaugural Back the Blue 5K in River West Festival Park on November 10, 2018. This will be a fundraiser event with a one-mile fun run, 5K race/walk and other community events. There will be police officers on-site so you can get to know the people who protect you everyday. There will also be police vehicles on display for the little ones to enjoy. backtheblue5k.com


Paint the Town Red

7-11 p.m. $50, individual tickets; Available, sponsorships. Dinner, Entertainment, Raffle. Dress code: Black Tie. Benefits Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Contact Sandra Quince/Chapter President at dsttulsaalumnae@gmail.com or (539) 664-6922. Visit dsttulsaalumnae.org.

 

Nov. 12

Monday Morning Mimosas

Benefits Crosstown Learning Center. crosstowntulsa.org

 

Nov. 13-14

JA Investor Challenge

$500, $1,000, $1,500, $2,500, $5,000, $15,000, sponsorships. Stock Market Simulation for High School Students. Dress code: Business Casual. Benefits Junior Achievement of Oklahoma. Contact Martha Rongey at mrongey@jaok.org or 918-663-2132. Visit jaok.org.

 

Nov. 14

Tulsa Boys’ Home Women’s Association Trivia Night and Dinner

Benefits Tulsa Boys’ Home. tulsaboyshome.org

 

Nov. 15

John Hope Franklin Dinner of Reconciliation, “The DNA of Reconciliation: Getting to Know You”

Benefits John Hope Franklin Center of Reconciliation. jhfcenter.org

 

Nov. 15-16

A Community Christmas Gathering

Benefits EveryDay Ministry Inc. everydayministry.net

 

Nov. 17-18

Williams Route 66 Marathon

Benefits various Tulsa charities. route66marathon.com

 

Nov. 21

Cancer Sucks Concert

Benefits Cancer Sucks. cancersucks.com

 

Nov. 25

Fifth annual First Lady Nog and GLOGG OFF

Benefits Emerson Elementary Art Department. nogofftulsa.com

 

Nov. 26

Green with Envy Holiday Tea

Benefits Tulsa Garden Club. tulsagardenclub.org

 

Nov. 29

Generations Strong

6-10 p.m. The Bond Event Center, 608 E. 3rd St. $100, tickets. Benefits Planned Parenthood Great Plains' health services, education, and advocacy in Tulsa. This annual celebration includes a heavy appetizers, cash bar, and a keynote address by Dr. Willie Parker and musical performance by the Mike Cameron Collective. Contact Alex Aguilar at alex.aguilar@ppgreatplains.org or 979-922-0278. Visit https://www.partyforpp.org/2018-generations-strong-1/.

 

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We’re serving up our new chef-inspired fondue and traditional brunch options like Alpine Benedict Cheese Fondue, French Toast Fondue, Avocado Fiesta Toast plus bottomless mimosas. Reserve...

Cost: Varies

Where:
The Melting Pot of Tulsa
300 Riverwalk Terrace #190
Jenks, OK  74037
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Sponsor: The Melting Pot of Tulsa
Telephone: 918-299-8000
Contact Name: Alex Cooper
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Ron Campbell, director of the 1960’s Saturday Morning Beatles Cartoon series and one of the animators of the Beatles film Yellow Submarine will make a rare personal appearance at...

Cost: Free

Where:
Grant's Frames
8007-A S. Sheridan Rd
Square One Shopping Center
Tulsa, OK  74133
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Sponsor: Rock Art Show
Telephone: 610-389-1807
Contact Name: Scott Segelbaum
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Hike the Garden’s 1.5 mile nature trail by the full moon to discover the night sights and sounds of the forest and prairie. Drinks and kits for making s’mores over fire pits will be...

Cost: $10 per person for members; $15 for non-members

Where:
Tulsa Botanic Garden
3900 Tulsa Botanic Drive
Tulsa, OK  74127
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Sponsor: Tulsa Botanic Garden
Telephone: 918-289-0330
Contact Name: Lori Hutson

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Ron Campbell, director of the 1960’s Saturday Morning Beatles Cartoon series and one of the animators of the Beatles film Yellow Submarine will make a rare personal appearance at...

Cost: Free

Where:
Grant's Frames
8007-A S. Sheridan Rd
Square One Shopping Center
Tulsa, OK  74133
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Sponsor: Rock Art Show
Telephone: 610-389-1807
Contact Name: Scott Segelbaum
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So You Want to Make a Movie? Learn how to take your movie idea from conception to reality through hands-on guidance. The goal is to create a short digital video to be submitted to a local film...

Cost: $375

Where:
Ahha Tulsa
101 E. Archer St.
Tulsa, OK  74103
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Sponsor: Center for Poets and Writers at OSU-Tulsa
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Ron Campbell, director of the 1960’s Saturday Morning Beatles Cartoon series and one of the animators of the Beatles film Yellow Submarine will make a rare personal appearance at...

Cost: Free

Where:
Grant's Frames
8007-A S. Sheridan Rd
Square One Shopping Center
Tulsa, OK  74133
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Sponsor: Rock Art Show
Telephone: 610-389-1807
Contact Name: Scott Segelbaum
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FREE Speaking Event “Astronomy, God, and the Search for Elegance” Scientific theories must do more than merely satisfy the data; they must do so in a way that is (to use a term...

Cost: FREE

Where:
ORU Global Learning Center
7777 S Lewis Ave
Tulsa, OK  74171
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Telephone: 918-495-6000
Contact Name: Shawn Bender
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Theme Imitation Imitation is a form of flattery. Learn how writers mimic themes, voice and tone – with one-on-one mentoring - to create your own unique piece of poetry. Instructor: Clemonce...

Cost: $300

Where:
Center for Poets and Writers at OSU-Tulsa
700 N. Greenwood Ave.
Tulsa, OK  74106
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Sponsor: Center for Poets and Writers at OSU-Tulsa
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Ron Campbell, director of the 1960’s Saturday Morning Beatles Cartoon series and one of the animators of the Beatles film Yellow Submarine will make a rare personal appearance at...

Cost: Free

Where:
Grant's Frames
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Square One Shopping Center
Tulsa, OK  74133
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Sponsor: Rock Art Show
Telephone: 610-389-1807
Contact Name: Scott Segelbaum
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Every Wednesday Live Event Trivia is at The Willows Family Ales - Show starts at 7 and is free to play! Movie scenes, Finish the Lyric, Classic Trivia, and more! The crew from T-Town Tacos will be...

Cost: Free

Where:
The Willows Family Ales
418 south peoria ave
tulsa, OK  74120
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Sponsor: The Willows Family Ales
Telephone: (918) 895-6798
Contact Name: Julian Morgan
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Solo performance. Tulsa songwriter, vocalist, and guitar player originally from the OKC area. Drawing from co-songwriters and countless influential mentors and supporters in the Tulsa music scene,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Willow's Family Ales
418 S. Peoria
Tulsa, OK  74120
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Animal People: Lecture with Dan Musgrave Thursday, January 24, 9:30 - 10:45 am What does it mean to be an 'Animal person'? For that matter, what does it mean to be a person? Drawing upon his...

Cost: Free and open to the public

Where:
McKeon Center for Creativity
910 S. Boston Ave.
TCC Metro Campus
Tulsa, OK  74119
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Sponsor: Tulsa Community College
Telephone: 918-595-7339
Contact Name: Cindy Armstrong
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HumanNature: Photography Workshop with Dan Musgrave Thursday, January 24,  2 - 3:30 pm Think of the average American home: climate controlled, pest free, and human centric. Yet, as Jeff Goldblum...

Cost: Free and open to the public

Where:
McKeon Center for Creativity
910 S. Boston Ave.
TCC Metro Campus
Tulsa, OK  74119
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Sponsor: Tulsa Community College
Telephone: 918-595-7339
Contact Name: Cindy Armstrong
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Ron Campbell, director of the 1960’s Saturday Morning Beatles Cartoon series and one of the animators of the Beatles film Yellow Submarine will make a rare personal appearance at...

Cost: Free

Where:
Grant's Frames
8007-A S. Sheridan Rd
Square One Shopping Center
Tulsa, OK  74133
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Sponsor: Rock Art Show
Telephone: 610-389-1807
Contact Name: Scott Segelbaum
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Body/Mind Techniques for Managing Stress.   Trauma, fear, panic attacks, PTSD, diabetes, chronic pain, anxiety and phobias all have components related to emotional or physical...

Cost: Free and Open to the Public

Where:
Hardesty Regional Library
8316 E. 93rd Street
Tulsa, OK  74133
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Sponsor: Success Skills
Telephone: 405-401-3519
Contact Name: Ron Watkins

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Solo performance. Tulsa songwriter, vocalist, and guitar player originally from the OKC area. Drawing from co-songwriters and countless influential mentors and supporters in the Tulsa music scene,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Willow's Family Ales
418 S. Peoria
Tulsa, OK  74120
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Do you and your pup have "cabin fever"? Come out to the Botanic Garden during our "Dog Days of Winter" - Fridays and Saturdays during January and February only when four-legged...

Cost: Free for Garden members & their dogs. Admission + $4 per dog for non-members.

Where:
Tulsa Botanic Garden
3900 Tulsa Botanic Drive
Tulsa, OK  74127
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Sponsor: Tulsa Botanic Garden
Telephone: 918-289-0330
Contact Name: Lori Hutson

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Golf Oklahoma is bringing back the Oklahoma Golf Expo for 2019. And we’re tremendously excited to have a busy south Tulsa location as our new venue. The Tulsa Golf Expo will be Jan. 25-26...

Cost: TBA

Where:
Marriott Tulsa Hotel Southern Hills
1902 E 71st St
Tulsa
Tulsa, OK  74136
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Sponsor: Golf Oklahoma
Telephone: 918-280-0787
Contact Name: Chris Swafford
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Friday, January 25, 1 - 2 pm Chimpanzees in the Congo Basin exhibit some of the most complex tool behaviors documented outside of humans.  This talk will share recent discoveries on how young...

Cost: Free and open to the public

Where:
McKeon Center for Creativity
910 S. Boston Ave.
TCC Metro Campus
Tulsa, OK  74119
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Sponsor: McKeon Center for Creativity
Telephone: 918-595-7339
Contact Name: Cindy Armstrong
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Stand-up comedian Brian Regan brings his tour to our city! Regan has distinguished himself as one of the premier comedians in the country. The perfect balance of sophisticated writing and...

Cost: $60.00

Where:
Brady Theater
105 West Brady Street
Tulsa, OK  74103
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Sponsor: SoundChronicle
Telephone: 802-255-1826
Contact Name: Emily Carter
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Beginning with an introduction into the origin and characteristics of coffee and ending in the myriad of ways we imbibe our black gold, this course is an aerial view of coffee’s journey from...

Cost: $50

Where:
Topeca Coffee
1229 E. Admiral Blvd.
Tulsa, OK
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Sponsor: OSU-Tulsa
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The annual Tulsa Eagle Day has been renamed to “Eagle Watch and Raptor Rally.” It will be on Jan. 26, 2019 from 9 a.m.-12:15 p.m. at Jenks High School, Building 6. There will be presentations...

Cost: Free

Where:
Jenks High School, Building 6
205 E. B St.
Jenks, OK
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Sponsor: Tulsa Audubon Society
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The Orbit Initiative, produced by The Tulsa Performing Arts Center and Trust, resumes its FREE community satellite adventures at seven local community centers this Saturday, January 12th, and...

Cost: Free

Where:
Various
Various
Tulsa, OK  Various
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Sponsor: The Tulsa Performing Arts Center and Trust
Telephone: 918-596-7119
Contact Name: Jeremy Stevens
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Do you and your pup have "cabin fever"? Come out to the Botanic Garden during our "Dog Days of Winter" - Fridays and Saturdays during January and February only when four-legged...

Cost: Free for Garden members & their dogs. Admission + $4 per dog for non-members.

Where:
Tulsa Botanic Garden
3900 Tulsa Botanic Drive
Tulsa, OK  74127
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Sponsor: Tulsa Botanic Garden
Telephone: 918-289-0330
Contact Name: Lori Hutson

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Golf Oklahoma is bringing back the Oklahoma Golf Expo for 2019. And we’re tremendously excited to have a busy south Tulsa location as our new venue. The Tulsa Golf Expo will be Jan. 25-26...

Cost: TBA

Where:
Marriott Tulsa Hotel Southern Hills
1902 E 71st St
Tulsa
Tulsa, OK  74136
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Sponsor: Golf Oklahoma
Telephone: 918-280-0787
Contact Name: Chris Swafford
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Pain Management Class Non-medical Treatments for Pain Non-medical treatments may be used to treat chronic pain, along with pain medicines. They might also be used alone for mild pain or...

Cost: Free and Open to the Public

Where:
Glenpool Library
730 E. 141st Street
Glenpool, OK  74033
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Sponsor: Success Skills
Telephone: 405-401-3519
Contact Name: Ron Watkins

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Come and Support ORU Women's Basketball as they jump into another exciting season. Join in on the fun and purchase your tickets today! All children ages 13 and under, accompanied by an adult, will...

Cost: $7.00

Where:
MABEE CENTER
7777 S LEWIS AVE
TULSA, OK  74171
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Evergreens are often overlooked and under-appreciated in the landscape, yet in the winter months they provide color, form and texture that their deciduous counterparts can’t provide. Take a...

Cost: FREE for Garden members; $8 for ages 13+; $4 for ages 3–12; 2 & under are free.

Where:
Tulsa Botanic Garden
3900 Tulsa Botanic Drive
Tulsa, OK  74127
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Sponsor: Tulsa Botanic Garden
Telephone: 918-289-0330
Contact Name: Tulsa Botanic Garden

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America’s LARGEST interactive comedy murder mystery dinner show is now playing at the Hilton Garden Inn Tulsa Broken Arrow! At The Dinner Detective, you’ll tackle a challenging crime while you...

Cost: 59.95

Where:
Hilton Garden Inn Tulsa- Broken Arrow
420 W Albany St.
Broken Arrow, OK  74012
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Telephone: 866-496-0535
Contact Name: The Dinner Detective
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We are thrilled to announce The Pencil Box's brand new event, Rock Paper Scissors, to be held at the historic Cain's Ballroom on Saturday, January 26, 2019, and we need you there! This event will...

Cost: $150.00

Where:
Cain's Ballroom
423 North Main Street
Tulsa, OK  74103
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Telephone: 918-442-2222
Contact Name: Nancy Bolzle
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Come see ORU Mens Basketball vs North Dakota State!

Cost: $10-$20

Where:
Mabee Center
7777 South Lewis Ave
Tulsa
Tulsa, OK  74171
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Sponsor: https://mabeecenter.com/event/californiabaptist1819m/
Telephone: 918-495-6000
Contact Name: Mabee Center
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Living Arts of Tulsa is celebrating its 50th anniversary during its signature gala, Champagne & Chocolate. The event features a fashion show and auction and features the work of artist...

Cost: $100

Where:
Living Arts of Tulsa
307 E. MB Brady Street
Tulsa, OK  74120
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Sponsor: Living Arts of Tulsa
Telephone: 918-585-1234
Contact Name: Jessica Borusky
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