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Oklahoma news briefs: Jan. 20, 2013

Oklahoma news briefs: Jan. 20, 2013
Published: January 20, 2013

In brief


Airfield to host event

The World War II Airborne Demonstration Team will host an Open Hangar Day from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the historic Frederick Army Airfield section of the Frederick Municipal Airport. The event is free. Historic military memorabilia and vehicles will be on display. The band Wichita Mountain Bluegrass will perform at 11 a.m. Rides in an authentic World War II jeep will be offered for a donation. Those who pay a membership fee to take part in the Airborne Experience will be able to ride in a C-47. Call Sharon Bennett at (580) 305-2289 for more information or go to




to perform

Storyteller and entertainer Al Bostick will recreate the feats and exploits of pioneering black rodeo cowboy Bill Pickett at the next Saturdays for Kids program at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, 1700 NE 63. The program will be at 10:30 a.m. Feb. 2. The programs are designed for families with children age 4 to 12. All children must be accompanied by an adult and some activities may require parental assistance. This program is free. Reservations should be made by noon Feb. 1 by calling 478-2250, ext. 264.