Children’s Events


All locations in Bartlesville. Register at

Call 918-336-9900 for more information.

MONDAY, June 12, 1:00–2:00 p.m. at Ambler Hall, 415 S. Dewey. Free.
Art in Music: Storyteller Fran Stallings will tell “Dancing Words: Stories to Dance About” as a prelude to princess tea Tuesday. Learn about world folktales in which dancing plays a key role and will include “Twelve Dancing Princesses.”

TUESDAY, June 13, 10:00-11:30 a.m. at Hopestone, 206 SE Frank Phillips Blvd. Cost $3. Reservations required.
Art in Crafts: Children will join Tamika Straw for Punchinello with a Guitar by Pablo Picasso. The children will create a clown collage using colorful sheets of paper cut into different shapes, using glue and scissors to create their clown. During storytime, kids will hear a popular book called Nibbles. It’s about a little monster that loves to eat books, and he jumps into different books and changes the story. After reading the book, the children will make a Nibbles bookmark to take home.

TUESDAY, June 13, 4:00-6:00 p.m. at Hopestone, 206 SE Frank Phillips Blvd. Cost $10 each. Reservations required.
Princess Tea — Daughters and mom or friend can enjoy an afternoon of tea, hors d’oeuvres and entertainment by harpist Kathy Stewart.

Fran Stallings

WEDNESDAY, June 14, 10:00-11:00 a.m. and 2:00-3:00 p.m. at Hopestone, 206 SE Frank Phillips Blvd., 2nd floor around fireplace. Free.
Art in Storytelling: Fran Stallings will tell “Sing a Story, Tell a Song: Stories to Sing About.” Children will hear about world folktales and ballads in which music and singing play a key role. Free

THURSDAY, June 15, 10:00-12:00 and 2:00-4:00 p.m. at Wishful Thinking, 123 W. 2nd Street. Cost $10 each. Reservations required.
Prairie Woman — Julie Pattison and Erinn Rakes will discuss the history of the buffalo statues throughout the community and then attendees will paint a small buffalo. These will be displayed in the Art Gallery at Price Tower until the end of June.

FRIDAY, June 16, 12:00-2:00 p.m. at Hopestone, 206 SE Frank Phillips Blvd. Cost $25 each. Reservations required.
Art in Painting — Paint, pop and pizza. Explore your creative side during this painting party and enjoy lunch at the same time!

Showcase Events

Friday, June 9 – BCC Community Hall
10:00-11:00 a.m. Ab Lib Singers
12:30-1:30 p.m. Army Band — Military Marches
2:30-3:30 p.m. And the Beat Goes On! Keyboard Percussion — Travis Dunlap
4:00-5:00 p.m. Rhythm and Routes — Oklahoma Jazz/Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame

Saturday, June 10 – BCC Community Hall
10:00-11:00 a.m. Army Band – Saxophone Quintet
1:00-3:00 p.m. Founders Chorus & Sweet Adelines
4:00-5:00 p.m. Army Band – Brass Quintet

Sunday, June 11 – BCC Community Hall
11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.  Those Two! A Tribute to Gershwin – Doug Simpson and Pam Hughes

Monday, June 12 – Ambler Hall
10:00-11:00 a.m  Women in the Military – Joe Todd
3:00-4:00 p.m.  Indian Folklore – Delaware Tribe

Tuesday, June 13 – Ambler Hall
10:00-11:00 a.m. Mozart’s Austria – Spears Travel
1:00-2:00 p.m.  Pearl Harbor Survivors – Joe Todd

Wednesday, June 14 – Ambler Hall
10:00-11:00 a.m. Exploring Route 66 Through Oklahoma – Brad Nickson
1:00-2:00 p.m. Be the Machine: The Legacy of Woody Guthrie by Woody Guthrie Center Tulsa

Wednesday, June 14
9:00-10:30 a.m. Cherokee Avenue Walking Tour – Bartlesville Area History Museum 918-338-4290

Thursday, June 15
10:00-11:00 a.m. One Room School – Bartlesville Area History Museum
Reservations by calling BAHM 918-338-4290

Thursday, June 15 – Ambler Hall
10:00-11:00 a.m. The Art of Dance – Delaware Tribe
1:00-4:00 p.m. Amadeus the movie, pop and popcorn (Rated R)

Tours of the Price Tower
Thursday, June 15, 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.
Schedule through the Price Tower – Limit 12 per tour 918-336-4949
$10 Student, $12 Senior and $15 Adult

Friday, June 16 – Ambler Hall
10:00-11:00 a.m. River Cross Ramblers/Gospel music – Alan Gentges, Tim Hudson

Alan Gentges, Tim Hudson

1:00-2:00 p.m. Let’s Go to the Movies/Music in Movies – Susan Mueller, popcorn and pop

Evening at the Copper 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Tuesday, June 13 – Acoustical Guitar – Randy Wimer
Wednesday, June 14 – An evening of Folk Music
7:00-7:45 p.m. Jessie Aycock & Lauren Barth
8:00-8:45 p.m. Levi Parham & Kalyn Fay
Thursday, June 15 – Jazz artist Annie Ellicott