Upcoming Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Location

Housing Application Help

September 17, 2019
9:00am - 3:30pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Route 66 Computer Lab (Downtown)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Community & Civics, Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 149
Event Description:
Come to the Downtown Library to learn about housing assistance programs and SNAP food benefits. Staff from the Oklahoma City Housing Authority and Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma will be onsite at the library to help individuals and families...

Parachute Play for Babies (Birth - 12 months)

September 17, 2019
9:15am - 10:00am
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Northwest)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Books & Reading, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Description:
Parachute Play for Babies 0 - 12 months: Join in the colorful fun of Parachute Play! Shaking, lifting, going under and around the parachute is not only great exercise, but it also helps children learn to cooperate and follow directions. The colors, ...

Toddler Storytime

September 17, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Storytimes
Event Description:
Join us for a storytime at your neighborhood library! Skilled librarians will introduce little ones to the library and show parents and caregivers invaluable information on reading readiness and create excitement about reading. Connect with others wh...

Toddler Storytime

September 17, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Belle Isle Library
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Meeting Room ABC (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Storytimes
Event Description:

Join us for a storytime at your neighborhood library! Skilled librarians will introduce little ones to the library and show parents and caregivers invaluable information on reading readiness and create excitement about reading. Connect with others while enjoying stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and more!

Playtime is offered immediately after this program. Program is not offered on weeks with holiday closures. ...

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. 

Toddler Storytime

September 17, 2019
9:30am - 10:15am
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room C (Edmond)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Books & Reading, Child Development & Parenting, Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Description:
A story time just for you at your neighborhood library! Skilled librarians will introduce little ones to the library; and show parents/caregivers invaluable information on reading readiness and create excitement about reading. Connect with others whi...

Adult Basic Reading

September 17, 2019
9:30am - 11:30am
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading, Continuing Education, Reading Help
Event Description:
Adults and teens, ages 16 and older, can improve their reading, spelling, and writing skills in this free class. The class meets twice a week on Tuesday and Thursday and is coordinated by Community Literacy Centers (CLC). For questions or to enrol...

Playtime

September 17, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
Belle Isle Library
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Meeting Room ABC (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Storytimes
Event Description:

Sharing in playtime is an excellent way to help children build social skills, promote learning, and discover that the library is a destination for fun! Children will have the opportunity to practice skills such as: following directions, socializing with others, using language, and using small and large muscles. Come meet new friends, bond with your little one, and explore the many resources your neighborhood library has to offer!

This event does not meet on weeks with holiday closures. ...

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. 

Storytime

September 17, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
Bethany Library
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Bethany)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Books & Reading, Child Development & Parenting, Storytimes
Event Description:

Join us for a storytime at your neighborhood library! Skilled librarians will introduce little ones to the library and show parents and caregivers invaluable information on reading readiness and create excitement about reading. Connect with others while enjoying stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and more!

Many of our storytimes include supplemental activities like crafts, open playtime, play dough, parachute play and more.  Similar event held at multiple libraries....

Mother Goose on the Loose

September 17, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
The Village Library
Registration
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Village)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
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! Joi...

Lady Crafters

September 17, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Nicoma Park Library
Library Branch: Nicoma Park Library
Room: Meeting Room (Nicoma Park)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Join us and create crafts suitable for the season. All materials are provided.This is a recurring event that takes place on the third Tuesday of the month....

Parachute Play for Toddlers (1's & 2's)

September 17, 2019
10:15am - 11:00am
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Northwest)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Books & Reading, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Parachute Play for Toddlers 12-24 months: Join in the colorful fun of Parachute Play! Shaking, lifting, going under and around the parachute is not only great exercise, but it also helps children learn to cooperate and follow directions. The colors,...

Preschool Storytime

September 17, 2019
10:30am - 11:15am
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Storytimes
Event Description:
Join us for a storytime at your neighborhood library! Skilled librarians will introduce little ones to the library and show parents and caregivers invaluable information on reading readiness and create excitement about reading. Connect with others wh...

Toddler Play Time

September 17, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room C (Edmond)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Books & Reading, Child Development & Parenting, Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Description:
Sharing in playtimes is an excellent way to help children build social skills, promote learning and discover that the library is a destination for fun! Children will have the opportunity to practice skills such as: following directions, socializing w...

Parachute Play for Toddlers (2's & 3's)

September 17, 2019
11:15am - 12:00pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Northwest)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Books & Reading, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 3
Event Description:
Parachute Play for Toddlers 24-36 months: Join in the colorful fun of Parachute Play! Shaking, lifting, going under and around the parachute is not only great exercise, but it also helps children learn to cooperate and follow directions. The colors,...

Lunch Bunch Book Club

September 17, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Jim Thorpe Conference Room (Downtown)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Description:
Do you like meeting new people, trying new book suggestions, or just reading and sharing ideas? If so, bring your lunch and join us to discuss this month's book club selection. The book selection for September is The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah. ...

Teen Book Club

September 17, 2019
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Clubs, Books & Reading
Event Description:

Are you a book-a-holic? If so, then look no further! Come meet new friends, read new books, and enjoy thought-provoking, teen-led discussions at your neighborhood library.

This book club was created with homeschooled teens in mind, but all teens are invited! This is a recurring event and takes place every other Tuesday. A similar club exists at multiple libraries. ...

Stop Motion Animation Station

September 17, 2019
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Choctaw Library
Registration
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Computers & Technology, DIY & Hobbies, Film & Movies, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Do you love The LEGO Movie, Coraline, and James and the Giant Peach? We'll work in teams to learn, create, and present our very own stop motion animation shorts! ...

Computer Coaching

September 17, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Capitol Hill Library
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Study Room 3 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Event Description:
Confused about computers or the internet? Struggling with a job application or resume? Can't figure out how to download apps or books to your mobile device? We can help! Our trainers can answer your questions about any basic technology issues, big ...

After School Explorers: Drama Workshop

September 17, 2019
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Northwest)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Cultural Experiences
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Description:
Get dramatic! In this workshop hosted by Drama Kids International, kids ages 6-11 will learn speech and creative movement skills, perform short scripted or improvised scenes, and then conclude with a high-energy activity. Drama Kids workshops focus o...

Children Reading to Dogs

September 17, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
The Village Library
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Children's Area (Village)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading, Reading Help
Event Description:

Want to be a more confident reader? Build "pawsitive" self-esteem and improve your reading skills while reading aloud to certified therapy dogs at the library.

This is a recurring event and takes place on the first and third Tuesdays of the month. This event is held at multiple libraries....

Current Events Cafe

September 17, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Del City Library
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Del City)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Business & Finance, Computers & Technology, Continuing Education, Cultural Experiences, DIY & Hobbies, Film & Movies, Games & Gaming, Health & Wellness, Science & STEAM, Writing
Event Description:
Do you ever want to talk about what's going on in the news? Join us every Tuesday to talk about current events, movies and televisions, books, memes, and more! ...

Teen Service Team

September 17, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Choctaw Library
Registration
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Teen Area (Choctaw)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Careers & Jobs, Community & Civics
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Description:
Make new friends and give back to your community! Contact a librarian to join the Teen Service Team and collaborate on decorating, cleaning, and program support projects. Earn volunteer hours and learn more about how your library works from the insid...

Capitol Hill After School Events

September 17, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Capitol Hill Library
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Room 1 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Computers & Technology, DIY & Hobbies, Games & Gaming, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Come by Capitol Hill after school if you're looking for something fun to do.  We will have different activities and crafts available to create at your own pace and enjoy with friends. Similar programs exist at multiple libraries....

Basic English Language Learning Classes

September 17, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Edmond Library
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Edmond)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Continuing Education
Event Description:
Registration is required through Community Literacy Centers. Click here to register. Improve your English in this class made possible by the Community Literacy Centers. This basic level class meets every Tuesday and Thursday from 4:00-6:00 pm...

ATLAS

September 17, 2019
4:15pm - 5:15pm
Belle Isle Library
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Meeting Room ABC (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
ATLAS is an after school enrichment program for teens that focuses on technology, art, literacy, community engagement, and life-skills.Learn and experience something new each week!...

After School Explorers: Drama Workshop

September 17, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Northwest)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Cultural Experiences
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Description:
Get dramatic! In this workshop hosted by Drama Kids International, kids ages 6-11 will learn speech and creative movement skills, perform short scripted or improvised scenes, and then conclude with a high-energy activity. Drama Kids workshops focus o...

Crazy 8's Math Club - Kindergarten through Second Grade

September 17, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room C (Edmond)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Continuing Education, Games & Gaming, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 6
Event Description:
Crazy 8s is an exciting, fun-filled recreational math club for children, grades kindergarten through two, of ALL ability levels. You'll build glow-in-the-dark structures, crack secret spy codes and play get-up-and-move games like Toilet Paper Olympi...