The Ponca City Library will host an End of the Summer Round Up on Saturday, Aug. 1 from 9:30 to 11 a.m. on the lawn of the library at 515 East Grand Avenue. This free event will include a 40 foot obstacle course, live animals and many carnival games such as face branding, duck pond, cactus hat throw, musical hay bales, beanbag toss, stick horse relays and more. In case of inclement weather, the event will be held in the Library programming room.
Two free concerts will be offered at the Poncan Theatre on Tuesday, July 28 at 2 and 7 p.m. Doors will open at 1 and 6 p.m. The Sugar Free Allstars are a fun and funky organ/drum duo with lots of energy.
An open house at the new District Court Clerk’s office will be held on Tuesday, July 28 from 1 to 4 p.m. The new office is located at 400 East Central, Suite 100.
According to the U.S. Geological Survey, a 4.0 earthquake struck four miles north-northeast of Crescent at 12:49 p.m. Monday. A 4.5 quake followed at 1:12 p.m.
Arts Adventure 2015 campers will showcase the results of their exploration of the creative arts Friday, July 24 in the Kinzer Performing Arts Center at Northern Oklahoma College Tonkawa. Admission is free and the public is invited. Beginning at 4:30 p.m., students’ visual two- and three-dimensional art, photography and creative writing will be on view in the Eleanor Hays Art Gallery of the KPAC. Brief demonstrations by students in the performing arts along with video samples of stage make-up and video production work will begin at 5 p.m. in the auditorium.