Concerns of Police Survivors is an organization that rebuilds shattered lives of survivors and co-workers affected by line-of-duty deaths through partnerships with law enforcement and the community. C.O.P.S. Oklahoma honored fallen police officers and law enforcement at its 51st Annual Oklahoma Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Event May 10.
The Aalim Dance Academy, BellaFire, Deep Fried Sequins and Mystical Hips bellydance schools participated in the World Shimmy Mob, an international "flash mob" to raise awareness of domestic abuse. Participants from 183 cities globally performed the same choreography on World Bellydance Day May 11. The bellydancers raised funds for the YWCA Oklahoma City at Harkins Theater and Zorba's … Continued
The Oklahoma City Dodgers honored local military members and their families in May during the first Hometown Heroes presented by Boeing night of the season. Dodgers players and coaches wore camouflage jerseys during the game, and a Chair of Honor was dedicated as part of the Hussey Seating Company’s Prisoners of War, Missing in Action Chair of Honor Program.
The International Interior Design Association's Oklahoma-Texas Chapter hosted the Around the World in Fashion show in April to raise funds for Focus on Home, which helps families in need with home furnishings and goods. Industry experts teamed up with manufacturers to create unique fashion designs out of materials like carpet, tile, lighting and more.
The Heritage Hall Board of Trustees hosted its annual gala and auction at the OKC Golf and Country Club April 6. Chaired by Brian Bogert '95, Jenny Gray Ferguson '96 and Heather Verity Showalter ’95, Gala 2019: Heart of Gold recognized Heritage Hall’s teachers and noted the school’s golden anniversary. The school, founded in 1969, is observing its 50th year.
Drybar opened its first Oklahoma location at Classen Curve on April 12 with 10 styling chairs and all the elements that define the Drybar experience. The shop offers all of Drybar’s services including The Straight Up, The Manhattan, The Cosmo, The Mai Tai, The Cosmo-Tai, Southern Comfort, Dirty Martini, The Uptini, Old Fashioned, Shirley Temple or The … Continued
The 2019 Thin Blue Line Run/Walk was held in Stillwater April 13. The Run/Walk for the Thin Blue Line is an event to raise funds for the Oklahoma Chapter of Concerns of Police Survivors (OKCOPS), a nonprofit organization that provides support services for families and co-workers of law enforcement officers who have died in the line of … Continued
The Magellan Executive Partners hosted a networking event called "Corner Office Groups," which are offered to coach and help corporate executives be better managers. Executives gather to learn from each other and to network in a casual environment.
Members of OKC Travel Massive experienced iFLY’s newest VR experience, Dreamworks' How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World. Members were immersed in an actual skydive atop a dragon while wearing a VR helmet and headset. Food was provided by Firebirds Wood Fired Grill. The Oklahoma City Travel Massive Chapter is a new and growing community of travel professionals. Photography by … Continued
The Black Raven Irish Pub in Choctaw is famous for its live musicians, including On the Doss, Flowers of Edinburough and Ravens Three. Crowds come out on Friday and Saturday nights for a hearty meal like fish and chips, a cold pint of Guinness and live music.