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  • Posted on: Wednesday, April 03, 2013

    The system allows patrons to reserve online and pick up at a designated area at their preferred branch.

    The Metropolitan Library System has continually integrated automation into its customer service at branch locations in recent years and that trend will continue with its new self-pickup program.

  • Posted on: Thursday, March 21, 2013

    Have you ever heard of “cosplay”? Well, it’s time you did.

    The Southern Oaks Library, 6900 S. Walker, 631-4468, is hosting a Cosplay Tea Party for teens on Saturday, March 30, from 1:30-4:00p.m. There will be karaoke, fun, food, costuming tips and prizes for best costume.

  • Posted on: Wednesday, January 16, 2013

    Don’t listen to what the grouches tell you—the truth is that it’s impossible to get too much of a good thing.

    And that’s why the Metropolitan Library System Southern Oaks Teen Advisory Board, the Scarlet Kitsune Anime Club, Atomik Pop!, and Speeding Bullet Comics are co-sponsoring the 2013 fan fiction and fan art contest with winners to be announced at the Southern Oaks Library. Entries are now being accepted and the last day to submit your work is Sunday, March 17 at 6:00pm.

  • Posted on: Monday, November 12, 2012

    Go beyond the familiar tales of Middle-Earth, “The Lord of the Rings” and “The Hobbit,” when the Southern Oaks Library re-discovers Tolkien’s enchanting Father Christmas Letters on Wednesday, December 19 at 2:00 p.m. A discussion of the letters and their meaning will be led by Janet Croft from the University of Oklahoma. The library is located at 6900 S Walker. Call 631-4468 for program details.

  • Posted on: Thursday, October 25, 2012

    Do the photos from the Mars Rover Curiosity give you the urge to explore the universe? Does looking at the stars draw you upward? Are you wearing out your “X-Files” DVD collection? Admit it—you’re a space junkie.

  • Posted on: Wednesday, September 26, 2012

    Within minutes of the reopening of the Southern Oaks Library on Tuesday afternoon, Betty Best was on her way out the door with a book.

    Best was one of the first customers to see the remodeled library after the ribbon-cutting ceremony. She lives across the street and had visited the branch at 6900 S Walker at least twice a week before it closed in May 2011.

  • Posted on: Thursday, September 20, 2012

    The Metropolitan Library System invites you to celebrate its Extreme Makeover, Southern Oaks edition.

    The Southern Oaks Library, at 6900 S. Walker, welcomes the public back to its renovated facility with a Grand Opening / Open House on Tuesday, September 25 at 5:30 p.m. Entertainment will be provided by the Oklahoma City University Steel Drum Band, followed by the Classen SAS High School Jazz Band at 6:30 p.m. It’s all free and everyone is welcome.

  • Posted on: Wednesday, August 08, 2012

    The Southern Oaks Library, which has been temporarily located in the Almonte Shopping Center at 2914 S.W. 59th Street, will close on Monday, September 10th to get everything moved back to the newly renovated Southern Oaks Library site at 6900 S. Walker. The renovated library will re-open on Tuesday, September 25 at 3:30 p.m.

  • Posted on: Wednesday, January 25, 2012

    Renovation progress at the Southern Oaks Library -- Metropolitan Library System -- January 20, 2012


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