Juneteenth Festival

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On Saturday, June 16, 2018 in Lawton, OK there will be a Juneteenth Festival. The Juneteenth Festival is celebrating the end of slavery. The celebrations go all the way back to June 19, 1865. There will be food, music, activities, games, and entertainment. This event is for all ages and is free. There will be an opening ceremony at 3:30 pm and will end around 8:00 pm. The opening ceremony will be at 102 NE Gore Boulevard in  Lawton, OK and the entertainment will be at Douglass Park/Patterson Center #4 NE Arlington in Lawton, OK. If you have any questions or need more information call (580)-581-3485 after 11:00 am.

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Freshmen Friends

Freshmen Friends is an event that helps introduce the upcoming freshmen to the “high school life.” Student Council (StuCo) is the club that has organized this event for the past couple years. The 2018 Freshmen will meet in the HS gymnasium on August 20, 2018 at 6:00 p.m., they will be assigned their guide, who will be a sophomore, junior, OR senior, the students in the gym will be seated in the bleachers until all introductions, instructions, and activities have been explained/done.

Once the introductions have been made and all students are where they need to be, meaning they are placed in the groups they need to be in, they will be shown around the high school, shown the football field/track, while some groups of students stay in the HS Gym; there will also be refreshments offered in the high school cafeteria.

If you are interested in being a Freshmen Friend speak to Mrs. Cunningham, room 36, in the high school building. We hope to see many new faces on August 20!

 

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The Neverending Story at the Tower Theatre

The Neverending Story

In June 17, 2018 the Tower Theatre will be playing The Neverending Story, where Bastian was on his way going to school and he tries to hide into a bookstore in order to avoid bullies. While sneaking away with a book called ¨The Neverending Story,¨ and Bastian began reading the book at the school attic. The entire novel is about a Fantasia, and a fantasy land being threatened by “The Nothing,” which is a darkness that will destroy anything it touches. The kingdom needs help from a human child  in order to survive. When Bastian reads a description of himself in the book, and started to wonder if Fantasia is real and needs him to survive. The location will be in Oklahoma City OK, and at the Tower Theatre 425 NW 23rd St, and the movie will begin at 1:00 pm, and the tickets are $5 – $10.

Photo Credit: https://www.towertheatreokc.com/event/1695693-neverending-story-oklahoma-city/

FFA Night at Tiny Mae’s

FFA members will be attending the Washington Leadership conference. The conference is a five-day national conference where FFA members travel to Washington D.C. to learn how to become effective leaders by learning their purpose, how to value people, how to take action and how to serve others. FFA will be having a fundraiser night at Tiny Mae’s on Thursday, May 24th! Come out for a delicious meal and support FFA members on there way to success.

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Wizards 1977 at the Tower Theatre

Wizards (1977)

In May 21, 2018 the Tower Theatre will be playing Wizards (1977), which after the death of his mother, the evil mutant wizard Blackwolf (Steve Gravers) is trying to discover some long lost technology. Full of ego and ambition, Blackwolf would take his mother’s throne and assembling his army and sets out to brainwash and conquer Earth. Meanwhile Blackwolf’s twin brother, would call upon to his own magical abilities to foil out Blackwolf’s plans for world domination even if it means destroying his own flesh and blood. The location will be in Oklahoma City OK, and at the Tower Theatre 425 NW 23rd St, and the movie will start at 7:00 pm, and the tickets are $10.

 

Photo Credit: https://www.towertheatreokc.com/event/1687573-wizards-1977-oklahoma-city/

Black Panther at the Tower Theatre

Black Panther

In June 14, 2018 the movie Black Panther will be playing at the Tower Theatre, which after the death of his father, T’Challa returns back home towards the African nation of Wakanda, so he can take his father’s place as king. When a enemy has suddenly appears, T’Challa’s mettle as king and black panther gets tested when he’s put into a conflict that would put the fate of Wakanda and the entire world at risk. Faced with treachery and danger, T’Challa must rally up his allies and release the full power of Black Panther in order to defeat the foes and safe his people. The location will be in Oklahoma City OK, and at the Tower Theatre 425 NW 23rd St, and the movie starts at 7:00 pm and the tickets are $10.

Photo Credit: https://www.towertheatreokc.com/event/1695696-black-panther-oklahoma-city/

Movie at Library

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On Thursday, June 7, 2018 Lawton Public Library will be showing the movie ‘Sing’.

The movie will start 2:00 p.m. and will end around 3:30 p.m.

This event is for all ages so feel free to come down and watch at the Lawton Public Library at 110 sw 4th street.

You don’t want to miss it so make sure you get there to get a good spot!

If you have anymore questions call the following numbers below:

(580)-581-3450  or (580)-581-3457.