Events and meeting around the tri-county area for October 21.

October 20

The Individual Artists of Oklahoma will sponsor their monthly open mike poetry reading at Benedict Street Marketplace at 7 p.m. Featured reader will be Steven Schroeder Ph.D University of Chicago. He recently spent eight years in China where he taught and studied philosophy at Shenzhen University. He grew up in the Texas Panhandle. He is an internationally published poet and author. He will read from his latest chapbook “ Four Truths.”

Laureate Alpha Tau, chapter of Beta Sigma phi, will host a western party at 7 p.m. at the home of Judy Draper, 402 Lakeview Dr., Tecumseh. Percepter Alpha Beta and Onieron Lambda chapters will be guests. Liberty Creek Band will entertain for the evening.

Tri-County Tea Party
Van’s Pig Stand, 717 E. Highland
Dinner, 6 p.m.
Meeting, 6:30 p.m.