“We started as an effort by students to fundraise for after-school programs for the refugees,” Habashi said.
Added Iddi-Gubbels, “She actually bought this material from Ghana and made them.”
This year’s displays feature young professionals decorating their first house and longtime residents who have been part of previous Mantels & Trees events.
It’s December in Oklahoma City, and that means ’tis the season to get out there and holly your jolly and enjoy local performing arts offerings and seasonal events that dot the calendar like sugarplums in a pudding. On the cover, Rockettes-style Santas welcome the holidays as part of Oklahoma City Philharmonic’s The Christmas Show, which…
Crossroads of Commerce: A History of Free Enterprise in Oklahoma celebrates the history of Oklahoma’s economic innovators.
Norman Arts District was among a handful of districts in the metro named certified cultural districts by Oklahoma Arts Council.
“One is a safe place where gamers and geeks can go and everything is catered to them. The TVs won’t have sports on them, and things won’t get too rowdy.”
Recent incidents of terrorism and cultural and generational differences pose problems for Muslim Oklahomans, especially during the holiday season.
But makers are the ones who turn possibility into creation. Cowan’s grandmother would approve.
For many shoppers, the event has become an annual holiday tradition.