Week ahead kicks off holiday
BY Associated Press
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
11/13/12 at 6:24 AM
"Mary Poppins," "Twilight" and the kick-off of the holiday light season are just some of the things you can do this week.
Are your teens "Twilight" fans? Take them to Martin Regional Library, 2601 S. Garnett Road, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesday to celebrate the release of the final movie. "Twilight" jeopardy and trivia games will be played, and attendees can also make a "Twilight" craft. Attendees are encouraged to dress up as their favorite "Twilight" character and participate in the costume contest.
The national touring production of "Mary Poppins" will be at the Tulsa PAC's Chapman Music Hall Tuesday through Sunday.
See University of Oklahoma graduate Con O'Shea-Creal in a starring role as Bert.
Performances are 7:30 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday, and 2 and 7 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $20-$75, available at 918-596-7111 or tulsaworld.com/mytix
The annual Jenks Holiday Open House is set for Thursday through Saturday.
The Lights On celebration is set for Thursday evening, featuring extended store hours with Main Street merchants, the annual live lighting of Main Street, live music and more.
The annual Jenks Christmas Parade, hosted by the Jenks Kiwanis Club, will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday and will run along Main Street in downtown.
Philbrook kicks of its holiday traditions and the Festival of Trees with the Garden Glow on Saturday. The museum and its light-covered grounds will be free to the public beginning at 5 p.m.
Find art activities, holiday music and cocoa.
The Festival of Trees takes place during normal museum hours, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday and 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursdays.
"Twilight" fans can celebrate the release of the final movie, "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2" starring Robert Pattinson (left), Kristen Stewart, Peter Facinelli, MyAnna Buring, Casey LaBow and Christian Camargo, at Martin Regional Library on Tuesday. ANDREW COOPER / Associated Press