The Norman Transcript


July 5, 2013

N-town staff picks top 10 events this month



Tickets, $20 for adults and $15 for students and seniors, can be purchased online at Call 405-364-8962 for more information.

6. Cookbook Swap at Norman Library

Swap unused cookbooks and enjoy a sampling of delicious food from a cooking program during Cookbook Swap 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 13 at the Norman Library, 225 N. Webster Ave. The Norman Friends of the Library will also host their Annual Cookbook Sale.

Refreshments will be served.

7. Art After Noon at Fred Jones

Get acquainted with Latin American art in the Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art’s permanent collection during Art After Noon, 30-minute discussions 12:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the museum, 555 Elm Ave.

The July 16 discussion focuses on the sculpture “Mesteño (Mustang)” by Luis Jiménez.

Guests are invited to bring a lunch; dessert and drinks will be provided. Talks are presented by Susan Baley, the museum’s director of education. Admission to the museum is free.

8. Wine and Palette at the Sam Noble Museum

Get wild at the Sam Noble Museum, 2401 Chautauqua Ave., by learning how to paint animals during a Wine and Palette event 7 p.m. July 18.

The event is in conjunction with the museum’s exhibit Bob Kuhn: Drawing on Instinct.

To register visit 

9. Tribute Show at Riverwind Casino

Enjoy throwback performances of rock ‘n’ roll classics during a Tribute Show 8 p.m. July 20 at Riverwind Casino, 1544 West State Highway 9.

Tickets are $15 for the show featuring music from Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash and Karen Carpenter.

Visit for more information.

10. Susan Herndon at Othello’s

Listen to the sound of Oklahoma favorite singer/songwriter Susan Herndon during a free performance 9 p.m. July 27 at Othello’s, 434 Buchanan Ave.

For more information on Herndon visit

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