What to Do This Weekend (February 28 – March 3)

A rodeo, a fish fry, and a free day at the Route 66 museum are all happening this weekend!


Thursday, February 28

Sapulpa Artists’ Guild Paint Classes from 5:30 to 7:45 p.m. at the Sapulpa Senior Citizen Center, 515 East Dewey Avenue. The class is free and help is available from art teacher Sam Houghton. The group works in oil, acrylic, and watercolor as well as pastels. There is an optional $20 per year membership donation. You may also visit the class before joining. Parking is available in the back parking lot, behind the building. Use the back door to the building. For more information, visit the Facebook page here, or call Sam at 918-224-8106.  

Business Professionals Bowling League on Thursdays nights at 6:30 p.m. There will be 4-member teams, any combination of men and women. The cost is $12 per person, per week. Awards will be provided! For more information call 918-224-BOWL or visit the Facebook page here.

Mermaid Painting Class from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at The Painting Gypsy Studio, 619 North Mission in Sapulpa. This is for both kids (10 and up) and adults! It’s a step-by-step painting class with a 16×20 inch canvas. For more information or to buy tickets, visit the Facebook page here.

8 Ball Pool Tournament League on Thursday nights at 7 p.m. for 13 weeks (beginning on January 10) at VFW Post 1320, 1201 West Dewey Avenue. It’s $5 per session and is open to the public! For more information call 918-512-8286 or 918-227-1320.  

Friday, March 1

Personal tax assistance by the AARP at the Sapulpa Public Library on the lower level on Wednesdays and Fridays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. This program begins Friday, February 1 and ends, Friday, April 12. This is a FREE tax service, for all ages and incomes. (The Library lends the space for tax services and does not make appointments, take calls, or know details of tax prep, etc for this program. The Library is not affiliated with the AARP.) For more information and for the schedule click here.

Sapulpa Chieftain Junior Varsity Soccer, the girls at 3:30 and the boys at 4:30 p.m. versus Ponca City at home.

Elks Monthly Fish Fry from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at the Elks Lodge, 24 South Poplar Street in Sapulpa. Join them for their monthly fish fry for only $7.50 a plate! You’ll find good food, good times, and great people. For more information please call 918-224-1118 or visit the Facebook page here.

Sapulpa Chieftain Varsity Soccer, the girls at 6 and the boys at 8 p.m. versus Ponca City at home.

Mardi Gras Mask Decorating Class from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at The Painting Gypsy Studio, 619 North Mission in Sapulpa. The cost is $15 per person to paint your own Mardi Gras mask. They’ll have feathers, sequins, rhinestones and other extras to add to your ceramic piece. For more information or to buy tickets, visit the Facebook page here.

Saturday, March 2

Saturday Bowling Youth Leagues at 10:30 a.m. for 12 weeks beginning January 19 at Sahoma Lanes, 1499 North 9th Street, Sapulpa. Only $8 per week. Three member open teams, 1st-6th and 7th-12th grade teams. Earn points toward scholarship money by games bowled in leagues and tournaments! For more information call 918-224-BOWL or visit the Facebook page here.  

Tai Chi: Moving for Better Balance at 10:30 a.m. at Good Shepherd Episcopal Church, 1420 East Dewey Avenue in Sapulpa. This is a FREE 12-week program conducted by Gina Wozencraft and put on by the Creek County Health Department. Through simple, graceful movements that are easy to learn, Tai Chi builds physical stamina, improves one’s balance, muscular strength, postural control, self-confidence, memory, and reduces the likelihood of falling. Join them for this great program! For more information, please visit the Facebook page here.

Sunflower Canvas Painting Class from 6 to 8 p.m. at The Painting Gypsy Studio, 619 North Mission in Sapulpa. For $25 per person, this is a step-by-step instructor-led painting class. For more information or to buy tickets, visit the Facebook page here.

Cosmic Bowl from 10 p.m. to midnight at Sahoma Lanes, 1499 North 9th Street in Sapulpa. Black lights, music, glowing pins, $60 per lane or $12 per person. 2 hours of bowling; includes shoes. For reservations call 918-224-BOWL or visit the Facebook page here.

Sunday, March 3

Thank You, Sapulpa Day from noon to 4 p.m. at the Heart of Route 66 Auto Museum, 13 Sahoma Lake Road in Sapulpa. Enjoy this free admission day at the museum with the whole family! For more information, call 918-216-1171 or visit the Facebook page here.

Other Area Events

Fifty-Five and Alive Workout at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Faith Fitness Center at Faith Church, 1901 West 171st Street South in Glenpool. The Faith Fitness Center at Faith Church has opened and it’s free to everyone! If you’re 55+ join them for this new class. It involves stretching and exercises to maintain a healthier body and is taught by Kim Clevenger. For more information please visit the Facebook page here.

Bull Mania 2K19, Saturday, March 2nd at the Crossbar Arena in Mounds, at 5270 West 171st Street South. The event starts at 7:30pm and lasts until 10pm. The show will open with entertainment that includes indoor fireworks and a pyrotechnics fire show. Attendees with have the chance to meet and greet the top cowboys in the world at no extra charge. Discounted tickets are available at Farmers Feed and Seed in Sapulpa and at Cavenders in Tulsa at 8035 East 31st Street for $8. You can also buy them the night of the event for $10.00 at the door. However, they only accept cash for ticket sales, so be sure to come prepared. There will be relay races, a boot scramble, and Butterbean the Rodeo Clown to keep the kids entertained. There will also be several vendors selling their wares, including western boots, clothing, leather work, and concessions. Don’t miss out on this incredible and unique event! For more information check out their Facebook page here.

About the Author

Born and raised in Sapulpa, Elizabeth has a Bachelor’s degree in American Studies and is a former banker. She is thrilled to be back in her hometown with her husband Michael and to be contributing to The Sapulpa Times.

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