What to Do This Weekend (March 7 – March 10)
A free vaccination clinic, art classes, pool, and bowling are all happening in Sapulpa this weekend!
Thursday, March 7
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.
Shamrock Picture Hanging Class from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at The Painting Gypsy Studio, 619 North Mission in Sapulpa. This is a kid-friendly, step-by-step instructor-led painting class. For more information, 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 8
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.
Butterfly Canvas Painting Class from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at The Painting Gypsy Studio, 619 North Mission in Sapulpa. Each Canvas will have an outline pre-drawn for your convenience. You will pick your own colors and they will walk you through the painting step-by-step. This is kid-friendly class for $25 per person. For more information, visit the Facebook page here.
Saturday, March 9
Low-Cost Vaccination Clinic from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Sapulpa Walmart parking lot, 1002 West Taft. They ask that you please bring your animals on leashes or in crates. The costs are as follows: Dog & Cat Rabies, $10. Microchip, including lifetime enrollment, $35. Dog 5-in-1, $15. Dog 7-in-1, $15. Bordatella (kennel cough), $15. Cat 3-in-1, $15. Nail trims, $5. They will also have flea and tick and heartworm prevention products available for purchase. Cash and credit cards accepted; no checks.
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.
Paint-with-a-Parent Paint Class from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at The Painting Gypsy Studio, 619 North Mission in Sapulpa. The cost is $30 per parent/child group and includes 2 8×10 outlined canvases. This is a step-by-step instructor-led painting class. You can swap out the colors you would like to match each parent or child. Come out and have some fun! This is for ages 6 and up and no experience is necessary. For more information, visit the Facebook page here.
Cosmic Bowl from 10 p.m. to midnight at Sahoma Lanes, 1499 North 9th Street in Sapulpa. There will be black lights, music, and glowing pins! The cost is $60 per lane or $12 per person. This is for 2 hours of bowling and includes shoes. For reservations call 918-224-BOWL 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.
Second Sunday Poetry at 2 p.m. on Sunday, March 10 at the Tidewater Winery 54560 West Highway 16 in Drumright. Join them on the second sunday of each month for poetry. Each month they will feature a different poet. This event is open to the public. For more information please visit the 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.