NOTICE:

The Kiosk at Mitch Park in Edmond is temporarily unavailable due to mechanical issues.

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Paper Sharks

All Day
Downtown Library
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Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Take-Home Kit
Event Description:
Celebrate Shark Week with paper sharks and conservation! Each year, at least 63 million and as many as 273 million sharks are killed in the world’s commercial fisheries, many solely for their fins, which are used in shark fin soup. More than 30 p...
This event is in the "Birth-PreK" group.

Wiggly Wednesdays

9:00am - 10:00am
Midwest City Library
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Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Family Place (Midwest City)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Family Programs, Health & Wellness, Storytimes
Event Description:
Join us as we read stories, sing songs, play, and move and groove. Littles will naturally gain pre literacy skills as they have fun. Caretakers will have the opportunity to connect with other adults. And magical experiences will be had by all. This p...

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to be in attendance and be engaged with your child for this program. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Tech Help at Pete White Wellness Center

9:00am - 12:00pm
Capitol Hill Library
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Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Offsite (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Event Description:
Tech help offered to the senior citizen members of the Pete White Health and Wellness Center. ...
This event is in the "Birth-PreK" group.

Critter Tales (Rescheduled)

9:30am - 10:00am
Edmond Library
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Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Edmond)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Books & Reading, Live Performances & Entertainment, Science & STEAM
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Neighborhood Arts: Alegria Real

10:00am - 11:00am
Del City Library
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Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Del City)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Family Programs
Event Description:
Music is inside of me, music is inside of you - music is what sets us free, and music lets us be you and me! Join us at the library to experience this dynamic super duo, Alegria Real on a musical journey that will get us all groovin', movin', singin'...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Neighborhood Arts: Clips and Hips Dance

10:00am - 11:00am
Bethany Library
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Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Bethany)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Family Programs
Event Description:
Let the rhythm of Latin American music move you with cumbia and salsa dancing. Enjoy the performance while hearing about the history of the music, dance, and costumes. You may even learn a few steps so you can get up and dance too.  This even...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Stay Active & Independent for Life (SAIL)

10:00am - 11:00am
Library Online
Required
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Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 479
Event Description:
Seniors stay active and independent! SAIL is designed to increase muscle strength, range of movement and improve activities for daily living. A chair is used for seated exercises and standing support and class can be modified depending on fitness lev...

Disclaimer(s)

This event is an online event offered through video and web conferencing software.  If you register for this program, you will be emailed the link to connect digitally.   Please note, you may need to install an app or computer application to attend this program.  If you have any issues connecting, please reach out to askalibrarian@metrolibrary.org.

This event is in the "Birth-PreK" group.

Wiggly Wednesdays

10:00am - 11:00am
Midwest City Library
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Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Family Place (Midwest City)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Family Programs, Health & Wellness, Storytimes
Event Description:
Join us as we read stories, sing songs, play, and move and groove. Littles will naturally gain pre literacy skills as they have fun. Caretakers will have the opportunity to connect with other adults. And magical experiences will be had by all. This p...

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to be in attendance and be engaged with your child for this program. 

This event is in the "Birth-PreK" group.

Zoom: Mother Goose on the Loose

10:00am - 11:00am
Almonte Library
Required
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Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Zoom (Almonte)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 22
Event Description:

Hey, Diddle Diddle-- Kids and families will love Mother Goose on the Loose ®! Mother Goose on the Loose ® is a play-based early literacy program that uses books, puppets, flannel pieces, music, and movement to bring language and literacy to life! Join us for this exciting, innovative program for young children.

This event will be provided via zoom every other Wednesday through August 3, 2022. ...

Disclaimer(s)

This event is an online event offered through video and web conferencing software.  If you register for this program, you will be emailed the link to connect digitally.   Please note, you may need to install an app or computer application to attend this program.  If you have any issues connecting, please reach out to askalibrarian@metrolibrary.org.

Be Advised:  This program may be photographed and/or videotaped for publicity purposes.

By Attending, you consent:  To the use of your voice and likeness in future publicity uses that contain content from this event. If you do not wish to be on camera, please let us know.

For more information visit our Photography & Video Disclaimer

This event is in the "Birth-PreK" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Summer Meal - Snack Time

12:00pm - 2:00pm
Ralph Ellison Library
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Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids, Teens
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Description:
Children ages 1-18 are invited to enjoy a mid-day snack and dinner at Ralph Ellison Library Monday - Friday at 12:00PM and 5:00PM.   Meals are provided by Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma's Summer Feeding program.    ...

Disclaimer(s)

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens. Accordingly, the Library will not be liable for such harm to any individual resulting from such allergens.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Community Room

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Nicoma Park Library
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Library Branch: Nicoma Park Library
Room: Meeting Room (Nicoma Park)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Community & Civics
Event Description:
Need a place to play games with friends, work on your computer, or just visit? Join us for Community Room time every Wednesday from 1-3. For adults and teens....
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

What's New in the Big Blue? With the OKC Zoo

1:30pm - 2:30pm
Edmond Library
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Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Edmond)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Family Programs, Live Performances & Entertainment, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Surf on a wave of discovery as we explore unbelievable under water discoveries, aquatic adaptations and cutting edge research happening just below the surface!   Space is limited. First come, first served. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Chihuly Art for Teens with OKCMOA

2:00pm - 3:00pm
The Village Library
Required
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Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Village)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Description:
Explore painting on plexiglass in the style of artist Dale Chihuly. Join an OKCMOA teaching artist to learn about the summer exhibition Chihuly Then and Now: The Collection at Twenty, and create your own work of art to take home....
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

NEIGHBORHOOD ARTS: ALEGRIA REAL

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Choctaw Library
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Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Family Programs
Event Description:
Music is inside of me, music is inside of you -- music is what sets us free, and music lets us be you and me! Join us at the library to experience this dynamic super duo, Alegria Real on a musical journey that will get us all groovin', movin', singin...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

NEIGHBORHOOD ARTS: CLIPS AND HIPS DANCE

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Belle Isle Library
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Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Belle Isle)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Family Programs
Event Description:
Let the rhythm of Latin American music move you with cumbia and salsa dancing. Enjoy the performance while hearing about the history of the music, dance, and costumes. You may even learn a few steps so you can get up and dance too. This event is ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Tiny Turtle Takeover Weaving Crafts (Kids Ages 5-12)

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Northwest Library
Required
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Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Northwest)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Community & Civics, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Did you know that turtles were around when dinosaurs roamed the earth? At 120 million years old, they’re one of the oldest creatures on the planet. This week’s program celebrates our ancient aquatic friends. Be inspired by Loggerhead turtles, your pe...

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to be in attendance and be engaged with your child for this program. 

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Tsunami Architecture

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Almonte Library
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Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Meeting Room (Almonte)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Come explore an Ocean of Possibilities at the Almonte Library! We'll be learning about the causes and effects of tsunamis, and then we'll build our own buildings to see if they can withstand the might of the ocean. Ages 8-12...

Disclaimer(s)

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens. Accordingly, the Library will not be liable for such harm to any individual resulting from such allergens.

This event is scheduled to take place outside weather permitting.  Customers are encouraged to wear sunscreen and their masks.  Customers may also bring a blanket or lawn chair.  Please watch your email for updates to change of avenue or cancelation. 

Be Advised:  This program may be photographed and/or videotaped for publicity purposes.

By Attending, you consent:  To the use of your voice and likeness in future publicity uses that contain content from this event. If you do not wish to be on camera, please let us know.

For more information visit our Photography & Video Disclaimer

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Mermaid's Lagoon Escape Room

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Southern Oaks Library
Required
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Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Games & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Description:
Scuba diving in the Hawaiian caves was divine in the warm summer waters. You could let yourself free in the underwater world that surrounded you. When exploring a coral reef, a beautiful underwater woman approached you and started to sing in the rh...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

What's New in the Big Blue? With the OKC Zoo

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Edmond Library
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Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Edmond)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Family Programs, Live Performances & Entertainment, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Surf on a wave of discovery as we explore unbelievable under water discoveries, aquatic adaptations and cutting edge research happening just below the surface!   Space is limited and available on a first come, first served basis. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Midweek Makers: Legos!

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Downtown Library
Required
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Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Children's Program Room (Downtown)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Description:
Are you the next biggest architect? Have the newest idea for your Lego creation? Come meet at the Downtown Library the first Wednesday of every month for a new build challenge. Show us your best work!...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Mermaid's Lagoon Escape Room

4:15pm - 5:15pm
Southern Oaks Library
Required
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Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Games & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Description:
Scuba diving in the Hawaiian caves was divine in the warm summer waters. You could let yourself free in the underwater world that surrounded you. When exploring a coral reef, a beautiful underwater woman approached you and started to sing in the rh...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Citizenship Classes: Conversational English

4:30pm - 6:30pm
Edmond Library
Required
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Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Zoom - CLC (Edmond)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Continuing Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Do you want to learn more about becoming a U.S. Citizen? The Edmond Library hosts free classes to explore the steps of the naturalization process. Tutors will be available to provide lessons to learn English and civics needed for the naturalization p...

Disclaimer(s)

Customers are encouraged to socially distance by maintaining 6 feet apart for the duration of the event.

This event is an online event offered through video and web conferencing software.  If you register for this program, you will be emailed the link to connect digitally.   Please note, you may need to install an app or computer application to attend this program.  If you have any issues connecting, please reach out to askalibrarian@metrolibrary.org.

This event is in the "Birth-PreK" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Summer Meal - Dinner

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Please note you are looking at an event that has already happened.
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids, Teens
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Description:
Children ages 1-18 are invited to enjoy lunch and dinner at Ralph Ellison Library Monday - Friday at 12:00PM and 5:00PM.   Meals are provided by Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma's Summer Feeding program.    ...

Disclaimer(s)

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens. Accordingly, the Library will not be liable for such harm to any individual resulting from such allergens.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Summer Safety with OKC OEM

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Capitol Hill Library
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Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Meeting Room 1 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: All Ages, Adults
Program Type: Continuing Education
Event Description:
Prepare for summer by learning about pool and extreme heat safety through an educational presentation by staff from the Oklahoma City Office of Emergency Management (OKC OEM). Presentations will be offered in both English and Spanish. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Drawing Basics: Ocean Lung-ed Live & Zoom

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Almonte Library
Required
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Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Meeting Room (Almonte)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Description:
Ocean animals, like land animals, exist in a wide variety of species. Ocean animals can include marine mammals, birds, fish, cephalopods, corals, sharks, and reptiles. What all creatures have in common is that they breathe oxygen. Creatures that have...

Disclaimer(s)

This event is an online event offered through video and web conferencing software.  If you register for this program, you will be emailed the link to connect digitally.   Please note, you may need to install an app or computer application to attend this program.  If you have any issues connecting, please reach out to askalibrarian@metrolibrary.org.

Be Advised:  This program may be photographed and/or videotaped for publicity purposes.

By Attending, you consent:  To the use of your voice and likeness in future publicity uses that contain content from this event. If you do not wish to be on camera, please let us know.

For more information visit our Photography & Video Disclaimer