Join LIFE Senior Services and Tulsa Police Department's Senior Services Unit for the 2019 Senior Safety and Lifestyle Fair. It promotes active aging, meaningful lifestyles, and health and safety for seniors, while offering information and support for family caregivers. 150 exhibitors include senior activity centers; community and volunteer organizations, and many more. 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. LifeSeniorServices.org
Craft classes are free every Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. and Story Time is held on Thursday at 11 a.m. Miss Carol Meyer leads the kids in music and story-telling for 30 minutes of great active fun. Visit TulsaToyDepot.com for more info or call 918.938.0555. Classes vary.
This year-round monthly event features all of the galleries, studios and museums as well as the part-time galleries in various shops opening their doors to show art. The Art Crawl is held on the first Friday of the month and open from 6–9 p.m. Established museums and galleries offer free or reduced admission and many shops stay open late. TheTulsaArtsDistrict.org
A multi-cultural artisan outdoor market, the first and third Saturdays through October. Kendall Whittier Mercado features local art, handmade goods and fresh produce in the heart of historic Kendall Whittier at Admiral & Lewis. A free Zumba class and shopping begin at 10 a.m. with shopping ending at 2 p.m. VisitKendallWhittier.com/Mercado
Sponsored by Clary Sage College this event provides free haircuts to all school-age kids who visit the campus August 6th and 7th from 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. No appointments necessary. Last year students and instructors provided over 600 free haircuts to the community. For more information contact Pam Martin at 918.298.8200.
Marble Slab Creamery has teamed up with Tulsa Fun Express to give free train rides to those who purchase $5 worth of ice cream or purchase a train ride for $5. Make it a family fun night, Wednesday evenings, all summer long, from 6-8 p.m. at the Riverwalk in Jenks. TulsaFunExpress.com
NSBA will offer all-breed classes over seven days and pay out in excess of $1,000,000 in cash prizes! In addition to the World Show classes, the NSBA Breeders Championship Futurity and Stakes classes are also offered. A trade show comprised of commercial exhibitory and pleasure horse professionals will be available to assist spectators during this week. NSBA.com
Theatre Tulsa is opening its 97th season with the sunny, funny and heartwarming musical based on ABBA’s most famous songs! On the eve of her wedding, a young woman searches for her birth father on a Greek island paradise in this show enjoyed by more than 60 million worldwide! Hours vary. TheatreTulsa.org
Bring out the inner artist in each member of the family. Second Saturday is designed for individuals to explore one “Big Idea.” Visit the main location on the second Saturday of each month from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. for family friendly art activities, scavenger hunts, story time with the Tulsa City County Library and much more. Philbrook.org
The Party Time Tour! features Dorothy the Dinosaur, Captain Feathersword, Wags the Dog, Henry the Octopus and a brand new Wiggly friend, Shirley Shawn the Unicorn! You can sing and dance along to all your favorite classic Wiggles songs as well as plenty of new favorites. 12:30 p.m. TulsaPAC.com
Clean your clubs, sharpen your spikes and become a champion of prevention on August 12 at 7 a.m. Following a light breakfast, teams will tee off at 8 a.m. Afterward, golfers will gather for lunch, silent auction and awards. Proceeds fund prevention education services in Tulsa Metro and beyond. Registration and sponsorship packages of all levels available. OperationAware.org/golf
Learn the Art of Stained Glass Making. Bring a friend or meet new friends and make a beautiful stained glass project. Cost is $49 and includes project materials and hors d'oeuvres. Use the same materials and tools that are used for making authentic leaded stained glass windows. 6-9:30 p.m. For reservations and additional classes visit TulsaStainedGlass.com.
Plan to attend the 2nd Annual Food Truck Frenzy at the Oklahoma Aquarium, Saturday, August 17th, from 6-9 p.m. Everyone is invited to sample a variety of delicious food, tour the aquarium and enjoy the new playground. Guests pay general admission to get access to the food trucks located in the back lawn. OKAquarium.org
From engineers to artists to scientists to crafters, Maker Faire is a venue for "makers" to show hobbies, experiments and projects. It is called The Greatest Show (& Tell) on Earth - a family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity, and resourcefulness. Glimpse the future and get inspired! 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. Tulsa.MakerFaire.com
Twenty-five years ago, children in Tulsa showed the city how to give back through a simple childhood tradition - a lemonade stand. And now this same ol’ fashioned tradition will culminate in a one-day, one huge city-wide celebration, multiple lemonade stands, local food trucks, hometown bands, all benefiting the Tulsa Day Center for the Homeless. TheLemonaidProject.org