Well, it's Monday. A cold Monday for that matter. But before you get into your weekly routine of work, responsibilities and more work, how about looking at a list of things occurring in the Tulsa area Monday?
As always, follow KTUL.com for full-length coverage on larger stories occurring in the area, state and nation. The following events are just some of those happening Monday with updates posted throughout the morning as we send out crews and reporters to stories we're working on for our evening newscasts.
Christmas Lights: Head on over to Broken Arrow for their annual Rhema lights display. Visitors can see the displays at Rhema Baptist Church with two million lights and over 100,000 shimmering bulbs synchronized to Christmas music.
Muskogee: If Broken Arrow isn't your thing, then head to Muskogee's Garden of Lights showcase at Honor Heights Park. With more than 1,000,000 shimmering lights and 120 acres of trees, bushes and water areas decorated, you're bound to be in the Christmas season by the end of it.
BOK Center: The weather is right for you and your family to head out to Winterfest. Bundle up and buy some hot chocolate before you head out to the ice rink. There are also plenty of other free events and sights to see Downtown.
For the Art Lovers: Head on over to Chapman Music Hall at the Performing Arts Center for Phill Cooper's newest showcase. Visitors can see his oil paintings of ordinary objects becoming extraordinary through the month of December from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
For the Music Lovers: Head on over to Brady Theater tonight for a performance by Bryan Adams beginning at 7 p.m. Philbrook members can also attend a sit down interview with the artist on his career in music and photography. That begins at 2 p.m.
At the Library: Parents can take their children to the Schusterman-Benson Library where they can read books to therapy dogs. The event begins at 3:30 p.m. and children will receive a free book afterwards.
More Books: If reading to dogs isn't enough, then head on over to Hardest Regional Library where children will get a visit and story time from Santa. The event begins at 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday, May 22 2013 11:21 PM EDT2013-05-23 03:21:19 GMT
NEW YORK CITY -- Former University of Alabama Director of Athletics Mal Moore was named the winner of the College Athletic Director of the Year Award Wednesday night at the 2013 Sports Business AwardsMore >>
Former University of Alabama Director of Athletics Mal Moore was named the winner of the College Athletic Director of the Year Award Wednesday night at the 2013 Sports Business Awards banquet.More >>
Wednesday, May 22 2013 11:07 PM EDT2013-05-23 03:07:15 GMT
HOOVER, Ala. (AP) - Brian Anderson scored on a wild pitch in the 10th inning to give Arkansas a 2-1 victory over Mississippi in the second round of the Southeastern Conference tournament on Wednesday. AndersonMore >>
Brian Anderson scored on a wild pitch in the 10th inning to give Arkansas a 2-1 victory over Mississippi.More >>
Wednesday, May 22 2013 11:06 PM EDT2013-05-23 03:06:11 GMT
BY Sean Cartell, SEC Digital Network HOOVER, Ala. -- Ninth-seeded Texas A&M launched three home runs Wednesday to knock off top-seeded Vanderbilt, 5-0, in the Southeastern Conference Baseball TournamentMore >>
Ninth-seeded Texas A&M launched three home runs Wednesday to knock off top-seeded Vanderbilt.More >>
Wednesday, May 22 2013 10:57 PM EDT2013-05-23 02:57:16 GMT
ATHENS, Ga. -- The No. 2 Alabama women's golf team shot a 4-under-par round of 284 in the second round of the 2013 NCAA Championships Wednesday on the par-72, 6,372-yard University of Georgia Golf Course. TheMore >>
The No. 2 Alabama women's golf team shot a 4-under-par round of 284 in the second round of the 2013 NCAA Championships.More >>
Wednesday, May 22 2013 10:34 PM EDT2013-05-23 02:34:03 GMT
The Shelby County Sheriff's Office is seeking information on the location of missing teenager.Carrie Elizabeth Masters, 17, of Columbiana, was last seen Saturday, May 18 at approximately 1 a.m. when sheMore >>
Carrie Elizabeth Masters, 17, of Columbiana, was last seen Saturday, May 18 at approximately 1 a.m. when she left her home in a silver SUV with an unknown male.More >>
Wednesday, May 22 2013 10:19 PM EDT2013-05-23 02:19:06 GMT
A newly released rifle is getting lots of attention in the tech world. The rifle from Trackingpoint can essentially put a hunt on 'cruise control'. It uses a ballistics computer to calculate factorsMore >>
A new high tech rifle could all but guarantee a successful hunt. But does it take the skill out of the kill?More >>
Wednesday, May 22 2013 10:06 PM EDT2013-05-23 02:06:11 GMT
Big cuts could hit agencies that issue storm warnings. The National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration -or NOAA- has proposed furloughs for it's employees. Sequestration and budget cuts are to blame. NationalMore >>
Big cuts could hit agencies that issue storm warnings.More >>
Wednesday, May 22 2013 9:58 PM EDT2013-05-23 01:58:48 GMT
Beginning in June, changes to regulations of parking and towing in the City of Birmingham will take affect. "For the first time in the city's history, we put regulations in place to regulate the carsMore >>
Beginning in June, changes to regulations of parking and towing in the City of Birmingham will take affect. More >>