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  • Animal Art Featured in ZooZeum Display
    Posted on: Tuesday, June 16, 2015

    The creation of art is not limited to humans. Animals can create too! A traveling exhibit featuring animal artists is temporarily housed in the Downtown Library’s atrium. This unique exhibit features nine original pieces of artwork by Oklahoma City Zoo animals.

  • Need a Job? The Library Can Help!
    Posted on: Tuesday, May 05, 2015

    First time job seekers or those who have been out of the workforce for a while can experience challenges when seeking employment. A series of workshops in May at the Downtown Library will teach employment hopefuls the tools needed to get the job.

  • Free Legal Advice
    Posted on: Tuesday, April 21, 2015

    Knowing the law can be intimidating for most people, and hiring a lawyer is often expensive. That’s why staff at the Downtown Library, 300 Park Ave., planned an event like Lawyers in the Library.

  • Documentary Captures Civil Rights Movement in OKC
    Posted on: Thursday, April 02, 2015

    During the Civil Rights Movement, national attention was focused on unrest in the Deep South and tragedies like Alabama’s Bloody Sunday. Meanwhile, Clara Luper led a group of young people in quiet protest in OKC, organizing sit-ins at lunch counters and marches all over the state from 1958-1964.

  • Patriotic Display Honors 45th Infantry Division
    Posted on: Monday, March 23, 2015

    The Ronald J. Norick Downtown Library is at attention with a patriotic display complete with items from the 45th Infantry Division Museum. Come see this historical exhibit through April 7.

  • Classic Film and Live Pianist Invite Nostalgia at Downtown Library
    Posted on: Tuesday, December 09, 2014

    Local pianist Breck McGough will play his original score during a showing of the 1924 silent film, “Sherlock Jr.,” at the Downtown Library on Sunday, Dec. 14 at 2 P.M

  • Tuvan Throat Singers Return to Tour Metropolitan Libraries
    Posted on: Thursday, October 16, 2014

    Music translates no matter what language it’s in, and a concert by Huun Huur Tu is no exception to that. These Tuvan throat singers have traveled all over the world bringing the music of their small Russian republic to audiences everywhere.

  • Huun Huur Tu: Tuvan Throat Singers
    Posted on: Tuesday, October 14, 2014

    From the tiny Asian republic nestled between Siberia and Mongolia, Huun Huur Tu will take you on a rich sonic journey with their traditional harmonic overtone singing. 

  •  After Dark Teen Lock-in:  Outbreak!
    Posted on: Thursday, October 02, 2014

    What would you do if you were quarantined in the library? Who would you trust? Could you work with a team using only the library catalog and your vast knowledge of teen dystopian novels to survive? If so, join us for the Downtown Library After Dark Teen Lock-in: Outbreak!

    We want to know if you have what it takes to survive!

    Space is limited so don't delay! A parental waiver form will be sent to you after you register online.

  • Posted on: Thursday, May 01, 2014

    Knowing the law can be intimidating for most people, and hiring a lawyer is often expensive. That’s why the Downtown Library, 300 Park Ave., is hosting Lawyers in the Library.

    Lawyers will be available to give free legal advice and referrals. Consultations will be limited to 15 minutes, and are offered on a first come, first served basis. Question and answer sessions are also provided.

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