Upcoming Events

Ongoing Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Location

Summer Reading 2020

All Day6/1 - 7/31
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading
Event Description:
It's time to Imagine Your Story by registering for Summer Reading 2020!  This summer participate in our annual Summer Reading Program for all ages.  You'll have opportunities to earn points throughout the summer to help us reach o...

LitFest Online

All Day7/1 - 7/31
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Writing
Event Description:
Join us for our 3rd annual LitFest! Writers of all ages, skill levels, mediums, and genres are welcome. Enjoy the opportunity to learn from industry professionals on a variety of topics, all online, all at your own pace. ...
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Northwest)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
No one has captured the art of storytelling quite like Disney. With their timeless popularity, Disney’s stories provide an excellent vehicle for getting young fans excited about science! This program will be designed as an opportunity for children to...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per registrant.  If you have multiple children needing a kit, please register them individually to ensure that kits are appropriately distributed.  Do not use the Special Notes section to add additional registrants.  

Thank you for your help!

Science Museum - Outlander Take Home Kit Pickup

All Day7/11 - 7/22
Choctaw Library
Registration
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Choctaw)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Enter the world of Outlander where protagonist Claire Fraser, a 20th century nurse, is magically whisked back to 1740s Scotland. In her new life, she deftly interacts with the medical practices, superstitious beliefs, and everyday life of the time. I...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per registrant.  If you have multiple children needing a kit, please register them individually to ensure that kits are appropriately distributed.  Do not use the Special Notes section to add additional registrants.  

Thank you for your help!

Science Museum - Outlander Take Home Kit Pickup

All Day7/12 - 7/23
Midwest City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Midwest City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Description:
Enter the world of Outlander where protagonist Claire Fraser, a 20th century nurse, is magically whisked back to 1740s Scotland. In her new life, she deftly interacts with the medical practices, superstitious beliefs, and everyday life of the time. I...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per registrant.  If you have multiple children needing a kit, please register them individually to ensure that kits are appropriately distributed.  Do not use the Special Notes section to add additional registrants.  

Thank you for your help!

Registration
Library Branch: Nicoma Park Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Nicoma Park)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Description:
Take a thought-provoking journey through the fantastical world of Deborah Harkness’ All Souls Trilogy. Adults will get the chance to explore the mystery of what makes us who we are in this alchemical melding of science and magic, herb lore and histor...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per registrant.  If you have multiple children needing a kit, please register them individually to ensure that kits are appropriately distributed.  Do not use the Special Notes section to add additional registrants.  

Thank you for your help!

Registration
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Bethany)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 5
Event Description:
Take a thought-provoking journey through the fantastical world of Deborah Harkness’ All Souls Trilogy. Adults will get the chance to explore the mystery of what makes us who we are in this alchemical melding of science and magic, herb lore and histor...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per registrant.  If you have multiple children needing a kit, please register them individually to ensure that kits are appropriately distributed.  Do not use the Special Notes section to add additional registrants.  

Thank you for your help!

Registration
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Online+ Curbside (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
No one has captured the art of storytelling quite like Disney. With their timeless popularity, Disney’s stories provide an excellent vehicle for getting young fans excited about science! This program will be designed as an opportunity for children to...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per registrant.  If you have multiple children needing a kit, please register them individually to ensure that kits are appropriately distributed.  Do not use the Special Notes section to add additional registrants.  

Thank you for your help!

Let's Make Something

July 15, 2020
9:00am - 10:00am
Southern Oaks Library
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Enjoy art and DIY craft activities from home with these prepared activity kits! Supplies are limited. Please call ahead to request a craft kit, then pick it up curbside along with your library materials. Kits must be picked up Wednesday through Frida...

Online Storytime

July 15, 2020
9:30am - 10:30am
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading, Storytimes
Event Description:
Join us for a storytime at your library online! This storytime will be on Instagram Live every Wednesday.  Skilled librarians will introduce little ones to the magic of stories and share invaluable information on reading readiness with p...

Neighborhood Arts: OKC Improv

July 15, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Live Performances & Entertainment
Event Description:
Imagine your story with OKC Improv as they present a show full of games and hilarity each time they perform, but they can only do it with help from you, the audience! Audience suggestions and participation fuel the funny in this family friendly show ...

Science Camp 2020

July 15, 2020
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Library Online
Registration
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Science Camp 2020 is here! Join us for a week of fun and learning as we wonder, explore, and discover together! This year's theme is physics: the science of how things move. Everything is provided*, all you need to do is register to join the fun!** ...

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 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.

Super Pop Culture Trivia Night!

July 15, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Zoom (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Cultural Experiences
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Description:
Are you a Superhero Pop Culture know it all? Do you know all about the pop culture and superheroes? Want to compete and test your trivia skills? Anyone can participate. Join us online through Zoom from the Southern Oaks library for an evening of fun ...

Comic Book Chat: Zoom Edition

July 15, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Online
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Event Description:
Find yourself missing the DC Graphic Novel Book Club? Just because we're physically distanced doesn't mean we can't be social! Join us on Zoom for a chat about all things comic books. What are you reading? What are you looking forward to? Who is the ...
Registration
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Online + Curbside (The Village)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 28
Event Description:
No one has captured the art of storytelling quite like Disney. With their timeless popularity, Disney’s stories provide an excellent vehicle for getting young fans excited about science! This program will be designed as an opportunity for children to...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per registrant.  If you have multiple children needing a kit, please register them individually to ensure that kits are appropriately distributed.  Do not use the Special Notes section to add additional registrants.  

Thank you for your help!

Registration
Library Branch: Luther Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Luther)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 29
Event Description:
No one has captured the art of storytelling quite like Disney. With their timeless popularity, Disney’s stories provide an excellent vehicle for getting young fans excited about science! This program will be designed as an opportunity for children to...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per registrant.  If you have multiple children needing a kit, please register them individually to ensure that kits are appropriately distributed.  Do not use the Special Notes section to add additional registrants.  

Thank you for your help!

Silver Sneakers Online

July 16, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Online
Registration
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 312
Event Description:
Seniors stay active and independent! Silver Sneakers Classic 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 depen...

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.

Remote Teen Table Top Time

July 16, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Zoom (Choctaw)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games & Gaming
Event Description:
Dice, character sheets, and miniatures: join us as we role-play! Ages 11-18....

Tailored Titles on Facebook

July 16, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading
Event Description:
Our reading experts are standing by so tell us the last book you liked & we'll suggest what to read next! ...

Tailored Titles on Instagram

July 16, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading
Event Description:
Our reading experts are standing by so tell us the last book you liked & we'll suggest what to read next! ...

Tailored Titles on Twitter

July 16, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading
Event Description:
Our reading experts are standing by so tell us the last book you liked & we'll suggest what to read next! ...

Manga Drawing 101

July 16, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Online
Registration
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, DIY & Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Learn the basics of drawing Manga in this virtual art class....

Neighborhood Arts: OKC Improv

July 16, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Live Performances & Entertainment
Event Description:
Imagine your story with OKC Improv as they present a show full of games and hilarity each time they perform, but they can only do it with help from you, the audience! Audience suggestions and participation fuel the funny in this family friendly show ...

Science Camp 2020

July 16, 2020
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Library Online
Registration
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Science Camp 2020 is here! Join us for a week of fun and learning as we wonder, explore, and discover together! This year's theme is physics: the science of how things move. Everything is provided*, all you need to do is register to join the fun!** ...

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 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.

Commission Meeting

July 16, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Northwest Library
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Northwest)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Commission Meetings
Event Description:
Metropolitan Library Commission of Oklahoma County Monthly Meeting Click to view Agenda ...

WASH: Warr Acres Science At Home

July 16, 2020
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Warr Acres Library
Registration
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Zoom (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 5
Event Description:
This week we will work to create the perfect slime and air powered vehicles! Explore the world of Science at home! Pick up a kit with all the supplies and instructions you need. Join us on Zoom to interact with other future scientists. Kit pic...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per registrant.  If you have multiple children needing a kit, please register them individually to ensure that kits are appropriately distributed.  Do not use the Special Notes section to add additional registrants.  

Thank you for your help!

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.

Children Reading to Dogs

July 16, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Online
Registration
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading, Reading Help
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
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.   This program is a hybrid of our traditional Children Reading to Dogs program.  We wil...

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.