Upcoming Events

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Summer Reading 2019

All Day6/1 - 7/31
All Locations
Library Branch: All Locations
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading
Event Description:
Come join us for a fun summer of learning! Summer Reading is free and for all ages. Count reading of any kind: books, eBooks, audiobooks, magazines, comics, and more! Do fun reading-related activities to earn more points to count towards your goal...

The Maurice Sendak Exhibition

All Day6/15 - 7/9
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Atrium (Downtown)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural Experiences
Event Description:
The Maurice Sendak Exhibition is a retrospective of original works by the beloved children’s book illustrator and author of Where the Wild Things Are, Maurice Sendak. The exhibit includes 50 of Sendak’s works celebrating his heartfelt art. We encoura...

Mother Goose on the Loose

June 19, 2019
9:00am - 10:00am
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Family Place (Midwest City)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Storytimes
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.

**Groups of 10 or more please contact the library. This is a recurring event and takes place every Wednesday. Similar events occur at other library locations....

Toddler Storytime

June 19, 2019
9:30am - 10:15am
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room C (Edmond)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
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...

Wonder Wednesday

June 19, 2019
9:30am - 10:30am
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Children's Area (Almonte)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Storytimes
Event Description:
Come join us on a journey of playful learning - a special weekly get together created just for little ones and their caregivers. Activities will include music, movement, stories, and playtime adventures for children under 5. A library professional ...

Wednesday Cafe

June 19, 2019
9:30am - 11:00am
Edmond Library
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room D (Edmond)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading, Cultural Experiences
Event Description:
Visit us for a little caffeine and conversation! At this come-and-go event you can enjoy a cup of tea or coffee with friends, and we'll be there to answer questions about library services and events. There will also be a selection of new material for...

Mother Goose on the Loose

June 19, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Family Place (Midwest City)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Storytimes
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.

**Groups of 10 or more please contact the library. This is a recurring event and takes place every Wednesday. Similar events occur at other library locations....

Neighborhood Arts: Mister Puppet Show

June 19, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Bethany Library
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Bethany)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Cultural Experiences
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 ...

Coffee and Dominoes

June 19, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Nicoma Park Library
Library Branch: Nicoma Park Library
Room: Meeting Room (Nicoma Park)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Games & Gaming
Event Description:
Join us for conversation and some friendly rounds of dominoes. Don't know how to play? We'll teach you! Just stop by and join in the fun. This is a recurring club event and takes place every Wednesday. Similar clubs exist at multiple libraries....

Mother Goose on the Loose

June 19, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Books & Reading, Child Development & Parenting, Family Programs, Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Description:
Hey, Diddle Diddle -- Kids and families will love Mother Goose on the Loose®! It's a play-based early literacy program that uses books, puppets, flannel pieces, music and movement to bring language and literacy to life! Bring your baby or toddler an...

Play Time

June 19, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room C (Edmond)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
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 w...

Wild Times

June 19, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Warr Acres Library
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Whether we make crafts, do STEAM projects, or read together, join us for wild adventures! Staff members and volunteers are available to help you earn and log points for our summer reading program. Come hang out with us!...

Wild About Story and Art Time!

June 19, 2019
1:15pm - 2:15pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Children's Area (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytimes
Event Description:
Come join us for a "Where the Wild Things Are" themed story, arts and music time! ...

Family Crafternoon

June 19, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs
Event Description:
Come and craft with us! Head to the Choctaw Library for a variety of wild crafts to create as a family. ...

Geeks in the Wild

June 19, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
The Village Library
Registration
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Village)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Event Description:
If you’re a geek, come spend an hour in your natural habitat: surrounded by fellow geeks who want to nerd out with you about all your favorite franchises! Join us in this fandom-rich hands-on program that will have activities based on all of your pop...

Neighborhood Arts: Mister Puppet Show

June 19, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Belle Isle Library
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Meeting Room ABC (Belle Isle)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Cultural Experiences
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 ...

Teens! Fortnite Loot Llama Craft

June 19, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Almonte Library
Registration
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Programming Room A (Almonte)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Games & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Description:
Join us for a Fortnite themed craft! Each teen will use duct tape and other supplies to make a Loot Llama art piece that can hang on your wall! All supplies are included! Just bring your creativity! ...

Capitol Hill After School Events

June 19, 2019
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Capitol Hill Library
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Room 1 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Film & Movies, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Come by Capitol Hill this summer 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....

Aliens Among Us

June 19, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Northwest Library
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Northwest)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Jelly-like skin, glowing bodies, too many legs to count! We’re not talking about extraterrestrials but the aliens among us! Join us as we explain the bizarre bodies of animals right here on our own planet. While you are here, don't forget to check ...

Full Steam Ahead

June 19, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Family Place (Midwest City)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Event Description:

Full STEAM ahead!!! Come explore in an interactive setting that will challenge your creativity and reasoning through Science,Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. Each session will present its' own set of challenges. From coding, robotics, building and more...join us and find out what the next challenge may be!

Full STEAM ahead!!! Come explore in an interactive setting that will challenge your creativity and reasoning through Science,Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. Each session will present its' own set of challenges. From coding, robotics, building...

Locomotion: How Animals Move

June 19, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Harrah Library
Registration
Library Branch: Harrah Library
Room: In-Library (Harrah)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Description:
Locomotion: How Animals Move familiarizes students with a key feature to animal survival; locomotion. Much can be learned from observing the bones associated with motion: diet, predator-prey relationships, etc. Participants will observe skeletal feat...

Slime Time

June 19, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Harrah Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Harrah Library
Room: In-Library (Harrah)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
This event has been rescheduled for July 3rd at 4:00 pm. Like making slime? Come create ooey-gooey slime at the Harrah Library. Children will learn the science behind slime while experimenting with several different slime recipes to take home. WAR...

Conversational English for Citizenship Exam

June 19, 2019
4:30pm - 6:30pm
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room D (Edmond)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Community & Civics
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Description:
An English Language workshop to prepare students for the Citizenship process. The workshop will be on Wednesday evenings, beginning June 5 and will last through July 24. The class will cover some of the questions and topics that may be discussed du...

Children Reading to Dogs

June 19, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
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 each week on Wednesday. This event is held at multiple libraries....

Mad Science

June 19, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Warr Acres Library
Registration
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Family Programs, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 68
Event Description:
Break out the wolf suits and get into mischief of one kind or another with Mad Science! This summer explore the island of wild things with cooperative, engaging experiments inspired by the imagination of author, Maurice Sendak. Our assembly ignites l...

Pageturners! Tween Book Club

June 19, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Children's Program Room (Downtown)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading, Cultural Experiences
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 22
Event Description:
Join us every 3rd Monday for The Pageturners Tween Book Club. In addition to the book discussion, there will be an activity related to a theme(s) from the book. Please call for monthly book selections....

Yoga in the library

June 19, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Description:
No matter your level of experience there is something to gain from these all level classes. Yoga has numerous benefits, such as increased flexibility, improved muscle strength, increased blood flow, better posture, balance, and more! Learn about deep...