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A Letter from Amanda Wion: SSCC President

Say hello to Amanda Wion – our new Sand Springs Chamber of Commerce President! Read her letter to the Sand Springs Community here –

Mentor Month: January 2022

January is National Mentor Month, a campaign held each January to promote mentoring the next generation in America. Become a mentor in SS!

Sand Springs Construction Update: January 2022

Sand Springs is EXCITING right now! There are so many construction projects that are in progress, both in homes and around the city.

Superbowl Vs. Galentines Day

For the first time in NFL history the renowned Superbowl coincides with one of America’s newest holidays, Galentine’s Day!

DiscoveryLand Ranch

Discoveryland, one of Sand Springs, Oklahoma’s staple landmarks is now DiscoveryLand Ranch! Read all about the revamp of Oklahoma’s landmark!

Things to do Indoors in Sand Springs, Ok

Check out this list of activities for singles, married couples and families to stay active during the winter months in Sand Springs.

New To The Scene: Big Dipper Creamery

The highly anticipated Big Dipper Creamery is now open and it’s everything you’ve been waiting for. Don’t miss the 16 rotating flavors!

A Twist on 2022 New Years Resolutions

You are GIFTED and can accomplish GREAT things!  Every year as we prepare what we would like to say about goals, resolutions and the NEW YEAR there...

Downtown Sand Springs Streetscape Presentation

Press Release:   The City of Sand Springs will be holding their second meeting regarding the Downtown Streetscape Design Process at the...

A Letter From the Editor: January 2022

10 years of printing We Are Sand Springs has taught me so much. Many of my favorite memories occurred because of the community that surrounds thispublication.

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Where Are They Now? George Paden

Where Are They Now? George Paden

We can learn so much from George Paden and his many years of experience and passion for the Sand Springs community. Read all about his life and how he continues to impact the community in the Where Are They Now?

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A Letter from Amanda Wion: SSCC President

Say hello to Amanda Wion – our new Sand Springs Chamber of Commerce President! Read her letter to the Sand Springs Community here –

A Letter From the Editor: January 2022

10 years of printing We Are Sand Springs has taught me so much. Many of my favorite memories occurred because of the community that surrounds thispublication.

Where Are They Now? George Paden

We can learn so much from George Paden and his many years of experience and passion for the Sand Springs community. Read all about his life and how he continues to impact the community in the Where Are They Now?

Then and Now: Hall of Fame for the SSEF

The SSEF’s mission is to be a private partner to the Sand Springs Public Schools, and help to support creative and innovative projects that cannot be funded by local, state or federal means.

Don’t be a Scrooge

In your lifetime you may have met a scrooge personally, or even had the joy of watching a scrooge transform into a kinder and gentler person.

A Letter from the Editor: Accountability

A Letter From the Editor: Accountability Let’s talk about something tough. (Don’t flip the page. We can do tough things together, Sandites!) Lately,...

Respecting our Sandite Veterans

For one day out of the year, we all intentionally stand together united in respect for our veterans. Read the full article here!

Sam Harris: Where Are They Now?

Harris has had, and continues to have an illustrious career filled with Broadway performances, film appearances, television co-creations, musical supervisions, and two published books all while being supported by his husband and son.

The Pistols Big W!

The Pistols began in 2017 as a small Sand Springs league ball team, and they found that they had quite the talented group!

Where are They Now? Celia Jane Thompson

Thompson said she fell in love with Sand Springs because of the people, the ”friendliness, the people are just great”!

Arts

Sam Harris: Where Are They Now?

Sam Harris: Where Are They Now?

Harris has had, and continues to have an illustrious career filled with Broadway performances, film appearances, television co-creations, musical supervisions, and two published books all while being supported by his husband and son.

read more

Things to do Indoors in Sand Springs, Ok

Check out this list of activities for singles, married couples and families to stay active during the winter months in Sand Springs.

Winner Winner Turkey Dinner!

WOW! We are amazed at the talent and beautiful landscape that Sand Springs has to offer. Congrats to the winners!

Sam Harris: Where Are They Now?

Harris has had, and continues to have an illustrious career filled with Broadway performances, film appearances, television co-creations, musical supervisions, and two published books all while being supported by his husband and son.

Sand Springs Landscape Photo Contest

Capture our beautiful town of Sand Springs and share it with the world by entering the We are Sand Springs: Sand Springs Landscape Photos Contest.

Kids Activities for Summer Fun!

Make your summer fun by keeping the kids active during summer vacation with arts and crafts that will inspire and keep their minds growing!

Artists in the Spotlight

Sand Springs is bursting at the seams with talented artists. You can find some of them while strolling along the sidewalk in downtown Sand Springs.

Activate Your Creativity

Whether you are bored out
of your mind, need something
new to try or are running out
of ideas, take a fresh look at
your household items and try
to think of new ways to use
them for fun activities and
crafts.

Printable Art

There are plenty of activity ideas floating around the Internet for children to do while they’re sheltering in place at home, but not everyone has a...

See Art From Your Car

Right Now, You Don’t Have to Go in the Museum to See the Art The Page Memorial Library is home not to stacks of books, but to the Sand Springs...

Meet AC & the MoonDogs

AC and the Moondogs Alan Copeland is an insurance agent in Sand Springs, but he moonlights as a lead guitarist for his family band, AC and the...

Wellness

Mentor Month: January 2022

Mentor Month: January 2022

January is National Mentor Month, a campaign held each January to promote mentoring the next generation in America. Become a mentor in SS!

read more

A Twist on 2022 New Years Resolutions

You are GIFTED and can accomplish GREAT things!  Every year as we prepare what we would like to say about goals, resolutions and the NEW YEAR there is always the heaviness of how to talk about resolutions when SO MANY of us have mixed feelings about the idea of the...

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Don’t be a Scrooge

Don’t be a Scrooge

In your lifetime you may have met a scrooge personally, or even had the joy of watching a scrooge transform into a kinder and gentler person.

read more

Mentor Month: January 2022

January is National Mentor Month, a campaign held each January to promote mentoring the next generation in America. Become a mentor in SS!

A Twist on 2022 New Years Resolutions

You are GIFTED and can accomplish GREAT things!  Every year as we prepare what we would like to say about goals, resolutions and the NEW YEAR there...

Don’t be a Scrooge

In your lifetime you may have met a scrooge personally, or even had the joy of watching a scrooge transform into a kinder and gentler person.

Winter Care for our Pets

We love our four-legged pets and their lives are at-risk if we are not intentional with their care during the winter.

The Change of Seasons

Over the course of the last three years we have gone through quite the change of seasons. Dive into the process to get into a better position.

Home Safety in the Summer

So to get the 411 on how to keep your home safe in the summer, we talked with Sand Springs Chief of Police, John Mars, on ways to have peace of mind while you’re on the road.

How to Beat the Summer Slide

The summer slide is a common term referring to the learning loss,” said Durkee, “resulting in the gap of time in the summer when students are not attending school.”

Summer Safety in Sand Springs

Summer Safety in Sand Springs As the hot sun brings warmth to the earth and school is let out for summer vacation, it’s important to freshen up on...

Kids Activities for Summer Fun!

Make your summer fun by keeping the kids active during summer vacation with arts and crafts that will inspire and keep their minds growing!

8 Tips for a Successful Spring Cleaning

Spring cleaning is a tradition that allows us to bring new life into the often hectic seasons of spring and summer.

Recreation

New to the Scene: Noble Axe

Grab your flannel and boots and channel your inner lumberjack – Noble Axe is an axe-throwing experience for the whole family.

CPHS Basketball Schedule 2021-22

Check in on your local basketball team and cheer on the Sandites this year! Find the CPHS Basketball Schedule for 2021-22 here!

Indian Nation Football Youth League

Support Sand Springs Indian Nation Football Youth League by visiting one of their upcoming games! Find more info right here!

Hiking in Sand Springs

Let this list guide you through the ebbs and flows of the Sandite hiking life!

Fishing in Sand Springs

The great outdoors in Sand Springs, Oklahoma calls fishermen from around the state to cast their line into our waters!

Summer at Keystone Ancient Forest

Sand Springs is located between glittering skyscrapers and a centuries-old forest, but many Sandites may not even know about Keystone Ancient Forest 𑁋 or that it’s only nine miles from town.

Bucket List: A Summer in Sand Springs

We’re sharing 22 bucket list items to do around town, from getting sno-cones to volunteering to hanging out on the water.

BMX Racing in Sand Springs

Sand Springs BMX, a place where kids can, build confidence, promote creativity and imagination, learn responsibility and get moving!

New Greens, New Clubhouse, New Members

Sand Springs is home to The Canyons at Blackjack Ridge, a stunning and recently renovated golf course.

How to Have the Perfect Picnic at Keystone Lake

How to Have the Perfect Picnic at Keystone Lake  There’s plenty to do at Keystone Lake in Sand Springs, Oklahoma like fishing, swimming, boating,...

Lifestyle

Sand Springs Construction Update: January 2022

Sand Springs is EXCITING right now! There are so many construction projects that are in progress, both in homes and around the city.

Superbowl Vs. Galentines Day

For the first time in NFL history the renowned Superbowl coincides with one of America’s newest holidays, Galentine’s Day!

Things to do Indoors in Sand Springs, Ok

Check out this list of activities for singles, married couples and families to stay active during the winter months in Sand Springs.

A Letter From the Editor: January 2022

10 years of printing We Are Sand Springs has taught me so much. Many of my favorite memories occurred because of the community that surrounds thispublication.

Where Are They Now? George Paden

We can learn so much from George Paden and his many years of experience and passion for the Sand Springs community. Read all about his life and how he continues to impact the community in the Where Are They Now?

Happy Little Reindeer Games: Myers Marketing Management

In a planning meeting with our parent
company Myers Marketing Management the idea came up to develop a game that Sandites of all ages would enjoy!

Then and Now: Hall of Fame for the SSEF

The SSEF’s mission is to be a private partner to the Sand Springs Public Schools, and help to support creative and innovative projects that cannot be funded by local, state or federal means.

Don’t be a Scrooge

In your lifetime you may have met a scrooge personally, or even had the joy of watching a scrooge transform into a kinder and gentler person.

Grateful Giving in Sand Springs

Sharing with each other and supporting the families and individuals in our community is what holidays are really all about for Sandites!

The Real Meaning of Christmas

Whether you love all things Christmas or you would rather just cancel it and move on, take time to reflect on what this time is really about.

Places

DiscoveryLand Ranch

DiscoveryLand Ranch

Discoveryland, one of Sand Springs, Oklahoma’s staple landmarks is now DiscoveryLand Ranch! Read all about the revamp of Oklahoma’s landmark!

read more

Sand Springs Construction Update: January 2022

Sand Springs is EXCITING right now! There are so many construction projects that are in progress, both in homes and around the city.

DiscoveryLand Ranch

Discoveryland, one of Sand Springs, Oklahoma’s staple landmarks is now DiscoveryLand Ranch! Read all about the revamp of Oklahoma’s landmark!

New To The Scene: Big Dipper Creamery

The highly anticipated Big Dipper Creamery is now open and it’s everything you’ve been waiting for. Don’t miss the 16 rotating flavors!

Happy Little Reindeer Games: Myers Marketing Management

In a planning meeting with our parent
company Myers Marketing Management the idea came up to develop a game that Sandites of all ages would enjoy!

A Sandite Christmas Poem

Enjoy the deep dive into the Christmas season with this Sandite Christmas Poem about shopping in downtown Sand Springs!

Downtown Sand Springs Highlight

Explore quaint downtown Sand Springs this Fall by visiting several of our very popular small businesses!

Rediscover Prattville, Oklahoma

With each new business and organization moving in it stacks one more building block underneath the name Prattville bringing excitement and promise.

Lake Life in Sand Springs Oklahoma

When you’re searching for adventures like hiking, boating, and good eats the compass will guide you to lake life in Sand Springs, Oklahoma.

7 Ways to Cool Off in Sand Springs!

During the hot summer months, it can seem impossible to cool off from the heat waves that travel across the asphalt

Staycation in Sand Springs Oklahoma

Meadow Lake Ranch is a weekend getaway paradise for two, a breathtaking wedding venue, and an exciting dude ranch fit for a staycation!

Let’s Have Some Fun!

 

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