2006 - April

April 8 - BHS Concert in Park at Amphitheater

The Bristow H.S. Band will put on a Concert in the Park at the Amphitheater on Saturday, April 8th at 2:30pm. This is a “thank you” to the community for all their assistance with the Band Booster Auction and making it a success. The program will include Patriotic and Disney music.

General Info: Free Admission, Handicap Accessible
Days/Hours Open: 2:30 p.m.
Location: City Park Amphitheater - Bristow, OK 74010
Event Contact: Craig Amendt, BHS Band Director
Phone: 367-6519

April 6-8 - Wild Horse & Burro Adoption at Creek County Fairgrounds

The US Bureau of Land Management offers wild horses and burros for adoption. These are animals that roam free on public lands in the West and are protected by federal law. When overpopulation occurs, excess animals are removed from the range, to maintain herd health and to protect fragile desert ecosystems. These animals are then made available to the public for adoption. Application approval required (can be done on the spot). Minimum adoption fee for most animals is $125.

Thursday: 4 p.m. - 6 p.m. Preview animals and application approval
Friday: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. Competitive bid adoption begins at 10 a.m.;
Walk up adoptions follow until 6 p.m.
Saturday 8 a.m. - noon Walk-up adoptions continue

Call toll free 1-866-4-MUSTANGS or visit http://www.nm.blm.gov/okfo/wh_b/wh_b.html for more information. See Flyer; photo of pinto burro with friends

April 15 – Easter Parade & Egg Hunt

Children can hunt for prize eggs and visit with the Easter Bunny.

General Info: Free Admission, Handicap Accessible
Days/Hours Open: 10am
Event Contact: Sharon VanOrsdol

Contact Information:
Location: City Park - Bristow, OK 74010
Phone: 918-367-5151
email: bristowcc@sbcglobal.net
website: http://www.bristowok.org


Apr 22 - Run to the 'Ridge Poker Run by Oklahoma Route 66 Association

9:00am to 2:00pm - Start at Ollie's Station Restaurant In Red Fork (west Tulsa); end at StableRidge Winery in Stroud.

Stops: Ollie's, Sunrise Grill in Sapulpa; Russ' Ribs and Granny's Emporium in Bristow; Spangler's Grocery in Depew; Shoe Tree Trading Post and Rock Cafe in Stroud; and Stableridge Winery in Stroud.

$17 for 3 poker hands; each additional hand $5. Association members receive $5 discount per vehicle. Children's trivia contest: one free entry for every 3 poker hands; additional entry $2.

Questions? Call or email Marilyn at the Associationa office: 405-258-0008 or okrt66association@sbcglobal.net

Apr 22 - Brewster Ranch's 2006 Semi-Annual Charity Trail Ride - PAWS

This trail ride will benefit Paws, Inc, Bristow's non-profit animal rescue organization. Paws, Inc. is dedicated to finding adoptive homes for unwanted pets in Creek County, and to the spay neuter program which decreases the unwanted pet population.

Days/Hours Open: Saturday, April 22, 8 a.m.

Check the Brewster Ranch website often for more information about this exciting event...it's a trail ride and Doggie Expo you won't want to miss!

April 29 - Central-Tech Job Fair for First Wave

Interviews will be open to the general public as we seek the right individuals for up to 25 full-time jobs in the new First Wave Bristow manufacturing facility. These are high quality positions offering competitive wages plus benefits and a friendly, professional working environment.

First Wave is a premiere provider of maintenance, repair and overhaul services for the aviation industry. Applicants must be able to attend training classes for three weeks prior to employment and meet other pre-employment requirements including those listed in job descriptions. First Wave is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

General Info: Open to general public
Location: Bristow Middle School Gymnasium
Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Contact: Peggy Swineheart, Industrial Coordinator at Central-Tech
Phone for more information:

Apr 29 - Art Attack Murder Mystery by Education Foundation

Fundraising can be murder! But it can also be fun. The Bristow Education Foundation is proving that to be true once again with their fundraiser murder mystery dinner "Art Attack" - a high society murder mystery directed by Pam Reeder. On Friday night, april 29th, at the Bristow National Guard Armory, as you dine at our famous Gourmet Burger Bar and Beverages, a story of "Murder" and "Intrigue" will unfold. With a cast of many local "characters", the evening will prove to be nonstop hilarity. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m., the show begins at 7:00 p.m. We invite you to become a Patron of this evening; there are three levels of sponsorship, portions of which are tax deductible. Alcohol will be served at this adult only event - See you there! (click here for more information)

Four Levels of Sponsorship:

Individuals: $25 per seat;
Supporting Cast:
$100 two tickets;
Directors: $250 per half table/4 tickets;
: $500 per table/8 tickets

Days/Hours Open: 6:30 p.m. doors open; 7:00 p.m. show begins
Event Contact: Ray Riddle or Dr. Jeanene Barnett
Location: National Guard Armory in City Park - Bristow, OK 74010
Phone: 918-367-5151
email: BristowChamber@BristowOK.org
website: http://www.bristowok.org

April 29 - 1st Annual BIG COUNTRY Team Roping - USTRC Affiliate

Make plans to be at the Brewster Ranch Arena for this exciting weekend. 1,000 Roping Teams expected to attend!

Information about classes, entry fees, etc. will be posted on the Brewster Ranch website soon, so check back often.

Guidelines: Trailer parking is 2nd entrance. RV spots available. Contestant barns available and have men and women's shower facilities.
Location: Brewster Ranch Arena - 28101 W. 321st Street South, Bristow OK 74010 USA
Contact: Tom Abshire - Phone: (918) 371-2501
Location Contact Phone:
Brewster Ranch Show Day 918-367-5226

Directions to ranch: From Bristow, OK take Hwy 48 South to 321st, then go East 4 miles. Arena is on North side. From intersection of I 40 & Hwy 48, go North on Hwy 48 nineteen miles to 321st, then go East 4 miles. Arena is on north side.






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