NOTICE:

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

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

Neighborhood Arts: Mister Puppet

10:00am - 11:00am
Bethany Library
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Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Bethany)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Family Programs
Event Description:
Presenting an original, good-old-fashioned, gut-busting puppet show from professional puppeteer Chandler Jackson. Filled with terrible puns, corny jokes, and ridiculous slapstick comedy, "The Mister Puppet Show" is sure to appeal toward audiences of ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Neighborhood Arts: Painted Sky Opera

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:
Painted Sky Opera presents “The Enchanted Forest.” In this special, choose-your-own-adventure production, kids get to take part in writing their own operatic fairytale, right on stage! The audience decides who will play the royal lead, bumbling best ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

OKC Zoo: Spots and Stripes

10:00am - 11:00am
Belle Isle Library
Required
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Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Description:
Animals have colors and patterns for a reason. Compare fur and feathers to see if they are hiding or warning of danger. This program is designed for K-1st Grade. ...
This event is in the "Birth-PreK" group.

Sensory Playtime

10:00am - 11:00am
Northwest Library
Required
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Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Northwest)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Join us for a wonderful sensory play event. Sensory play is the first step to STEM for your little ones. Children will be able to touch, feel, and play with a variety of items that have different textures and shapes. Sensory play also encourages t...

Disclaimer(s)

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

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.

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
Please note you are looking at an event that has already happened.
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: 20
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 "Kids" group.

Extreme Animals

1:30pm - 2:30pm
Edmond Library
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Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Edmond)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Family Programs, Live Performances & Entertainment, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Travel around the world with Extreme Animals' "zoo-to-you" program as we learn about different creatures and their habitats up close! We guarantee you will be wildly entertained!    Space is limited. First come, first served. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Escape Room: Find Blackbeard's Treasure!

2:00pm - 2:45pm
The Village Library
Required
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Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Village)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Description:
Yo ho ye landlubbers! Blackbeard has locked up his treasure and created puzzles and clues that ye must solve. If ye can unlock the box, ye will be rewarded with treasure. May fortune favor ye! For teens. Registration recommended, as space is limit...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Lives Well Lived

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Bethany Library
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Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Conference Room (Bethany)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Description:
Lives Well Lived is an upbeat, positive documentary series about 60 minutes in length.  It's of interest to all ages, however the focusing is on people ages 45-80 year old.   The purpose is to change the conversation about agin...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

NEIGHBORHOOD ARTS: MISTER PUPPET

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:
Presenting an original, good-old-fashioned, gut-busting puppet show from professional puppeteer Chandler Jackson. Filled with terrible puns, corny jokes, and ridiculous slapstick comedy, "The Mister Puppet Show" is sure to appeal toward audiences of ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

NEIGHBORHOOD ARTS: PAINTED SKY OPERA

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:
Painted Sky Opera presents “The Enchanted Forest.” In this special, choose-your-own-adventure production, kids get to take part in writing their own operatic fairytale, right on stage! The audience decides who will play the royal lead, bumbling best ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

OKC Zoo Animal SOS

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Almonte Library
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Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Meeting Room (Almonte)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Animals in Oklahoma and around the world are in trouble! Come discover why animals are endangered and what you can do to help....

Disclaimer(s)

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.
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Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Northwest)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Come "...paint it big [so others] will be surprised into taking the time to look at it." Inspired by shells found on beaches, we will use watercolors to create larger-than-life shell masterpieces inspired by American artist, Georgia O’Keefe. Bring ...

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.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

O.W.L. Camp

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Del City Library
Required
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Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Del City)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Description:
Immerse yourself in the world of wizardry this summer at your library! Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry is establishing a satellite campus at the Del City Library and we would like you to sign up for our week of courses! Join esteemed profe...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Kids Salt Dough and Sea Shells Program

2:30pm - 3:30pm
Southern Oaks Library
Required
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Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Description:
Twice the cuteness and so much fun. Here is a craft that you will love. With simple ingredients, a splash of color, and topped with a seashell. Salt Dough turtles are your next craft to try. And as we wait for our little guys to dry and harden. We wi...

Disclaimer(s)

Warning: Kit contains small parts that could represent a choking hazard. It is not intended for children under 3. It is encouraged that an adult supervise children while using this Metropolitan Library System Take & Make Bag.

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

It is encouraged that an adult supervise children while using this Metropolitan Library System Take & Make Kit.

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Extreme Animals

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Edmond Library
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Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Edmond)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Family Programs, Live Performances & Entertainment, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Travel around the world with Extreme Animals' "zoo-to-you" program as we learn about different creatures and their habitats up close! We guarantee you will be wildly entertained!    Space is limited. First come, first served. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

FORENSIC PATHOLOGY: HUMAN SKULLS WITH THE MUSEUM OF OSTEOLOGY

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Downtown Library
Required
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Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Classroom F (Downtown)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 23
Event Description:
Forensic Pathology: Human Skulls is a lab-based program focusing on the deviation from a healthy or normal structure or function to reveal an abnormality, illness, or malformation of the human skull. After a basic introduction to skull osteology, pat...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Midweek Makers: Art Outside the Lines!

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: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 22
Event Description:
Are you the next Pablo Picasso? The next Frida Kahlo? Come join us on the third Wednesday of the month to explore your creative side! We will have a different theme each week!...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Reading Buddies

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Capitol Hill Library
Required
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Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Meeting Room 1 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading, Family Programs, Homework Help
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10

Want to make your reading score soar? Simply read! Reading for just 20 minutes a day is guaranteed to improve your reading skills. Children will have the opportunity to read one-on-one with our community volunteers, play word games, and get excited about reading.

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.

Kids Salt Dough and Sea Shells Program

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Southern Oaks Library
Required
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Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Onsite (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Description:
Twice the cuteness and so much fun. Here is a craft that you will love. With simple ingredients, a splash of color, and topped with a seashell. Salt Dough turtles are your next craft to try. And as we wait for our little guys to dry and harden. We wi...

Disclaimer(s)

Warning: Kit contains small parts that could represent a choking hazard. It is not intended for children under 3. It is encouraged that an adult supervise children while using this Metropolitan Library System Take & Make Bag.

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

It is encouraged that an adult supervise children while using this Metropolitan Library System Take & Make Kit.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Sea Glass Wind Chime Craft

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Almonte Library
Required
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Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Meeting Room (Almonte)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Description:
Sea glass comes from shards of broken glass which originated as bottles, jars, glassware, tableware or even as the result of shipwrecks. These bits of glass get a frosted appearance from tumbling in the waves until they washed ashore to be collected ...

Disclaimer(s)

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