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  • Posted on: Thursday, January 18, 2018

    The Metropolitan Library System is hosting the ‘Let’s Talk About it, Oklahoma!’ series along with the Oklahoma Humanities Council, featuring book discussions on ethnic American women’s voices.

    The most recent installment of the ‘Let’s Talk About it, Oklahoma’ series, “Piecing the Quilt, Stirring the Stew” which explores ethnic American women’s voices, takes place at the Capitol Hill Library beginning Jan. 29 at 6:30 p.m. with The House on Mango Street. A discussion with a Spanish speaking moderator will be held the following day, Jan. 30 also at 6:30 p.m. at the library.

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    Posted on: Thursday, June 23, 2016

    Metro Library is participating in a worldwide, digital book club! From June 23-July 7, we're taking part in OverDrive's Big Library Read and we'll be reading A Murder in Time by Julie McElwain. To ensure as many of you as possible can participate, there is no wait list for this eBook so you can check it out right now!

  • Let’s Talk About It, Oklahoma! Book Discussion Series
    Posted on: Thursday, February 26, 2015

    The newest series of Let’s Talk about It, Oklahoma at the Belle Isle Library is focused on Coming of Age in America. Join the discussion at the Belle Isle Library, 5501 N. Villa, on the last Saturday of each month from February 27 through May 30 at 2 P.M.

  • Posted on: Tuesday, September 30, 2014

    Teens are busy these days, slogging through their daily schedules, their homework regimes often including pages of textbooks and classics. When can they find the time to read for pleasure?

  • Posted on: Friday, August 01, 2014
     
  • Posted on: Friday, May 23, 2014

    Let’s Talk About It, Oklahoma! (LTAIO) offers more than your average book club. Teens and adults can meet at the Belle Isle Library, 5501 N. Villa, over the course of five months to read and discuss books about Oklahoma in the Dust Bowl Years. The next meeting is on Saturday, May 31 at 2PM.

  • Posted on: Thursday, March 20, 2014

    Most people have heard of Bunker Hill and the role the battle there played in the American Revolution. They’ve heard the expression, “Don’t shoot until you see the whites of their eyes.” But what was Bunker Hill really all about?

  • Posted on: Wednesday, January 22, 2014

    When asked about the truth of the legends of King Arthur, Winston Churchill replied, “It is all true, or it ought to be.”

    Find out how many of the myths are true when the History Book Club meets at Edmond Library to discuss the book “Worlds of Arthur: Facts and Fictions of the Dark Ages” by Guy Halsall. The sessions will be led by Dr. Michael Springer, UCO Associate Professor of History on January 28 at 6:30 p.m. Edmond Library is located at 10 S. Boulevard.

  • Posted on: Monday, November 11, 2013

    Edmond Library’s History Book Club meets on Tuesday, November 19, to discuss Jon S. Blackman’s book “Oklahoma’s Indian New Deal.” The session moderator will be Dr. Kenny Brown, University of Central Oklahoma Professor of History.

  • Posted on: Monday, September 23, 2013

    The staff at Edmond Library is not going in for real murder—just the fun kind.

    Join them once a month for “Murder on the Menu: A Cozy Mysteries Book Club” and enjoy a brown bag lunch while discussing the latest fictitious homicidal indiscretions. Edmond Library is located at 10 S. Boulevard.

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