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Winter Reading Forest

All Day 1/16 - 2/29
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Creation Station (Almonte)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Visit Almonte's creation station for share your favorite winter read and decorate a tree for our forest. This is an ongoing passive throughout Winter Reading and found near the children's area at Trinity Lutheran (5701 S May) our temp site.  ...

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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 "All Ages" group.

BHM Scavenger Hunt

All Day 2/1 - 2/29
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Onsite (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Take-Home Kit
Event Description:
Peek-a-boo! Who can you find throughout the library? Grab a Black History Month Scavenger Month kit at the front desk. Not only will you find historical figures hidden throughout the library, but you will learn about some people you may not have hear...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Spring Teen Book Box Registration

All Day 2/1 - 2/29
Midwest City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Midwest City)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Books & Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Have you heard of those subscription boxes where you pay to receive a personalized box of goodies every month? Well this is just like that, except for free! And with library books! Sign up now for a Spring Teen Subscription Box and receive three them...

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.

We can only guarantee one kit per registration.  Please register individually to ensure that kits are appropriately distributed.  Special notes should not be used for additional registrations.

Thank you for your help!

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

Take Home Kit: Black History Month Knowledge Quizzes

All Day 2/1 - 2/29
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Community & Civics, Continuing Education, Take-Home Kit
Event Description:
Go on a quest for knowledge with Ralph Ellison's annual trivia quiz! The quizzes are take-home kits, so there's plenty of time to test your knowledge. You will get the questions and the answers along with a prize. You can use any resources (books, in...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Book Boxes (Signup)

All Day 2/1 - 2/29
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Books & Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Do you like books? Are you between 12-18? If the answer to both of those are "yes," we have the thing for you! Sign up for a book box and we will try to find you your new favorite book from the Juvenile or Young Adult reading level! We will con...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Fan Fiction/ Fan Art Contest 2024

All Day 2/1 - 3/8
Southern Oaks Library
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Onsite (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Writing
Event Description:
The Southern Oaks Library Fan Fiction and Fan Art contest was founded by John Hilbert. In dedication to John's work, the contest continues to recognize the remarkable talents of people in our community. February 1, 2024 is the first day to submit ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

February Creative Writing Chapbook

02/01/2024 @ 9:00am - 02/29/2024 @ 9:00pm
Warr Acres Library
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Onsite (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Continuing Education, Cultural Experiences, Take-Home Kit, Writing
Event Description:
Have you always wanted to explore creative writing but never had the chance? Pick up one of our creative writing chapbooks filled with creative writing exercises meant to strengthen your creative muscles! ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

February Mindfulness Journal

02/01/2024 @ 9:00am - 02/29/2024 @ 9:00pm
Warr Acres Library
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Onsite (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Description:
It can be difficult to take a moment to stop, slow down, and focus on something that’s good for our well-being. Pick up one of our monthly mindfulness journals filled with prompts to help you focus on your mental health!  ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Frog Finders Challenge

All Day 2/2 - 2/29
Bethany Library
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Onsite (Bethany)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Hop to it and come find these frogs! Once you find all nine, you will receive a prize. (Toads included; please be kind to them.)   ...

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 event is in the "All Ages" group.

Black History Month Scavenger Hunt

All Day 2/3 - 2/29
Southern Oaks Library
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Onsite (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Community & Civics, Cultural Experiences
Event Description:
Celebrate Black History Month at the library with an interactive scavenger hunt. Search throughout the library to uncover the identity of five important figures from Black history. Return your completed scavenger hunt to the desk for a free book (whi...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Self-Care Stress Management Take Home Kit

02/13/2024 @ 9:00am - 02/26/2024 @ 9:00pm
The Village Library
Registration
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Onsite (The Village)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Take-Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Description:
Stress got you down or even overwhelmed? Take care of yourself with the help of this Self-Care Kit. Kit includes instructions, information about stress, ways to cope with it, affirmations, coloring sheets, and encouragement to create your own persona...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

YA Surprise Book Swag Bags

02/17/2024 @ 9:00am - 02/24/2024 @ 5:00pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Onsite (Northwest)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Books & Reading, Take-Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
You know those subscription box services where you pay to receive a mystery box of goodies? Well, this is just like that, only FREE! Sign up to receive 2 YA books, plus some fun treats. Everything in the bag is yours to keep! *NOTE: This program i...

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We can only guarantee one kit per registration.  Please register individually to ensure that kits are appropriately distributed.  Special notes should not be used for additional registrations.

Thank you for your help!

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

Celebrating Black Excellence: Paul Laurence Dunbar

02/18/2024 @ 12:00pm - 02/25/2024 @ 11:45am
Warr Acres Library
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Online (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs, Books & Reading, Continuing Education, Cultural Experiences
Event Description:
To celebrate Black excellence for Black History Month, this week we're looking at Paul Laurence Dunbar. Dunbar (June 27, 1872 – February 9, 1906) was one of the most influential poets in American literature. His works include Oak and Ivy (1892), Majo...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Leap Year Origami Frog Kit!

All Day 2/19 - 2/25
Bethany Library
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Bethany)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Take-Home Kit
Event Description:
Come by and pick up a Take-Home Kit to create an origami frog! Kits are limited. Available while supplies last. ...

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.

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

Black History Month Take Home Puzzle

All Day 2/19 - 2/26
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, Take-Home Kit
Event Description:
Have a blast learning about black history while putting together a puzzle you take home from the Ralph Ellison Library. ...

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.

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

StoryQuest: Read Across the Community Libraries

All Day 2/23 - 3/8
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Passive Program (Choctaw)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Join us for our 6th annual Read Across the Community Libraries! This year's theme is StoryQuest -- Adventure at Your Library! Each Community Library (Choctaw, Harrah, Luther, Jones, and Nicoma Park) will host a different craft, activity,...
This event is in the "Birth-PreK" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

StoryQuest: Read Across the Community Libraries

All Day 2/23 - 3/8
Harrah Library
Library Branch: Harrah Library
Room: Passive Program (Harrah)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Join us for our 6th annual Read Across the Community Libraries! This year's theme is StoryQuest -- Adventure at Your Library! Each Community Library (Choctaw, Harrah, Luther, Jones, and Nicoma Park) will host a different craft, activity,...
This event is in the "Birth-PreK" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

StoryQuest: Read Across the Community Libraries

All Day 2/23 - 3/8
Jones Library
Library Branch: Jones Library
Room: Passive Program (Jones)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Join us for our 6th annual Read Across the Community Libraries! This year's theme is StoryQuest -- Adventure at Your Library! Each Community Library (Choctaw, Harrah, Luther, Jones, and Nicoma Park) will host a different craft, activity,...
This event is in the "Birth-PreK" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

StoryQuest: Read Across the Community Libraries

All Day 2/23 - 3/8
Luther Library
Library Branch: Luther Library
Room: Passive Program (Luther)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Join us for our 6th annual Read Across the Community Libraries! This year's theme is StoryQuest -- Adventure at Your Library! Each Community Library (Choctaw, Harrah, Luther, Jones, and Nicoma Park) will host a different craft, activity,...
This event is in the "Birth-PreK" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

StoryQuest: Read Across the Community Libraries

All Day 2/23 - 3/8
Nicoma Park Library
Library Branch: Nicoma Park Library
Room: Passive Program (Nicoma Park)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Join us for our 6th annual Read Across the Community Libraries! This year's theme is StoryQuest -- Adventure at Your Library! Each Community Library (Choctaw, Harrah, Luther, Jones, and Nicoma Park) will host a different craft, activity,...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

BLACK SETTLEMENTS ORAL HISTORY RECORDING SESSION

9:30am - 12:30pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages, Adults
Program Type: Cultural Experiences
Event Description:
Did you grow up in Walnut Grove? Have roots in Sandtown? Visit your family in South Town or West Town?    If you lived, worked, or spent time in any of the historic Black communities along the North Canadian River, the OKC Black Alumn...
This event is in the "Birth-PreK" group.

Family Storytime

10:00am - 10:30am
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: **STAFF USE ONLY** Meeting Room C (Edmond)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Books & Reading, Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0

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!

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

123! Play with Me!

10:00am - 11:00am
Warr Acres Library
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Continuing Education
Event Description:
Playing with your baby or toddler is not only important for bonding but is also an educational experience for your child. We are providing a special time for you to come to the library and spend one-on-one time playing with your little one. A differe...
This event is in the "Birth-PreK" group.

Bubble Party

10:30am - 11:30am
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Northwest)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Family Programs, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Calling all bubble enthusiasts, ages birth to PreK. You are invited to the suds-iest bubble party of the year! Come prepared to get your hands squeaky clean in our STEM bubble buckets, craft your very own bubble wand, pop all the bubbles you can reac...