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Bethany StoryWalk®

All Day11/27 - 12/23
Bethany Library
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Outside (Bethany)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading, Health & Wellness
Event Description:
Join us for a StoryWalk® around Bethany Library. Enjoy nature and Bethany's walking trails as you read a story. The story changes every month so drop by to catch a different story. When you've reached the end, stop in the library to collect a craf...

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. 

Movie Bonus Bag

11/27 @ 9:00am
to
12/23 @ 6:00pm
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Film & Movies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 34
Event Description:
Let’s talk about movies. This is for all ages. Register now for a Movie Bonus Bag. Let me know what kind of movies you like to see and for what age group. I am a little of a movie nerd and love to help customers find movies. Once you sign-up I wi...

Disclaimer(s)

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!

Teen Book Box

11/28 @ 1:00pm
to
12/11 @ 5:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Books & Reading, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Description:
Here at the Downtown Library, we’re always looking for fun ways to connect readers with our collection of books. Thus the idea of a library book “subscription” box, a connection between YOU the reader and US, your friendly neighborhood librarians. ...

Disclaimer(s)

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!

Elementary Take Home Kit: Borax Crystals

All Day11/29 - 12/12
Belle Isle Library
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Take Home Kit
Event Description:
This program is designed for children ages 6-12. Become a chemist with this real-life chemistry experiment. Grow your own crystals with borax and other household items! This activity is designed to do with your child, as they should not be left unsup...

Disclaimer(s)

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

Take Home Kit: Holiday Papercrafts

11/29 @ 9:00am
to
12/12 @ 5:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Winter is almost here - and that means the holidays are coming! Get ready for the winter holidays with these fun and easy papercraft activities. When you're finished, use them to decorate your home and brighten up your celebrations! Kits include p...

Disclaimer(s)

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!

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

Holiday on the Hill Ornament Kit

11/29 @ 12:00pm
to
12/8 @ 1:00pm
Capitol Hill Library
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Community & Civics, DIY & Hobbies, Take Home Kit
Event Description:
Holiday on the Hill is back! Come celebrate with the Historic Capitol Hill community.  Pick up an Ornament Kit at Capitol Hill to take home and decorate two ornaments.  Keep one for your tree and bring one back to decorate the Historic Capi...

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.

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

Christmas Card Grab Bags

All Day12/1 - 12/8
Warr Acres Library
Registration
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Online (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Get into the spirit of giving this season with a Christmas Card Grab Bag from Warr Acres! Each kit contains a medley of materials to create cards for family and friends, or you can give to one of the addresses provided in the kit to cheer a nursing h...

Disclaimer(s)

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!

Teen Gift Book Bags

All Day12/1 - 12/22
Belle Isle Library
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Books & Reading
Event Description:
To celebrate the Holiday season, we've handpicked books of a specific genre (fantasy, realistic fiction, romance, etc.) and put it in one of our bags with some fun bookish goodies. You get to keep everything, including the books for your personal lib...

Can You Survive the Winter? STEM

12/1 @ 9:00am
to
12/15 @ 9:00pm
Choctaw Library
Registration
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Choctaw)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 5
Event Description:
Do you ever wonder why bears sleep almost all winter and geese fly south? Why squirrels store acorns and rabbits change colors? We turn up the heat and wear our coats, but how do different animals survive when winter comes? Join us as we explore sur...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per household and per registration (if required).

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

Eco-Friendly Holiday craft Kit: Turn a card into a special custom made gift box

12/1 @ 9:00am
to
12/15 @ 9:00pm
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Description:
Repurpose beautiful greeting cards and turn them into unique gift boxes. Create a beautiful one of a kind gift box that is the perfect size to hold a small gift or jewelry. Need a bow for your special box? Use strips of upcycled wrapping paper, compl...

Disclaimer(s)

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!

Kitchen Herb Garden Take-Home Kit

12/1 @ 9:00am
to
12/20 @ 8:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
With the winter months here, there aren’t as many opportunities for outdoor gardening. Keep in touch with your green thumb with a mini garden you can keep in your kitchen! Each take-home kit includes a seed packet, a plant marker, a mini terracotta p...

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.

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!

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

Make It Together: Seasonal Scented Sachets

12/1 @ 9:00am
to
12/23 @ 9:00pm
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Midwest City)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Child Development & Parenting, DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Take Home Kit
Event Description:

Create, explore, and meet new friends at your neighborhood library! We’ll provide the space and supplies, you supply the creativity!

Each Make it Together kit holds supplies for two people and is intended to be a project for an adult and child to work on together. We believe talking through activities, spending time, and working together builds trust and literacy. Smell is one o...

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. 

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.

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.

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

StoryStash: Teen Book Boxes

12/1 @ 9:00am
to
12/23 @ 9:00pm
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: 30
Event Description:
For any teen that loves books, or any teen that maybe needs a little help loving books, our Teen Book Boxes are for you! Simply register and answer a few questions about yourself, and we'll select a book for you! We pick out a new book from 2020 o...

SO's Pen Pals

12/1 @ 10:00am
to
12/23 @ 4:00pm
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Online (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading, Reading Help, Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 34
Event Description:
Adults, Teens, Kids! Hi There! My name is Jessica! Feeling bored or excited about somehthing? Have a birthday coming up? Or you can just tell me about your day. Either way, this Pen Pal program is for you! Become a SO's Pen Pal and I will w...

Crafternoon

12/1 @ 9:00pm
to
12/15 @ 5:00pm
Jones Library
Registration
Library Branch: Jones Library
Room: Passive Program (Jones)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Description:
Let your imagination soar at this special arts and crafts program made for little hands! professional librarians will provide you with all the resources you need to take home to spread your artistic wings. Children will have the opportunity to practi...

Disclaimer(s)

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!

Giftable Mittens Take-Home Kit

12/3 @ 9:00am
to
12/11 @ 4:00pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Handmade gifts make the heart warmer. And this handmade gift makes the hands warmer too! This take-home kit provides the supplies and information to hand sew a set of totally gift-worthy mittens. When your mittens are complete, wrap them up and gift ...

Disclaimer(s)

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!

Take home kit: Viewing the Geminids Meteor Shower

12/5 @ 1:00pm
to
12/12 @ 5:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Outdoor Program, Science & STEAM, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
The Geminids Meteor Shower happens once every year in December. This shower is one of the most visible reoccurring showers to exist. In this STEAM themed kit you will learn about meteors, how to view the shower, and participate in a space themed fau...

Family Kit: Joy Fest Holiday

All Day12/6 - 12/12
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Almonte)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Take Home Kit
Event Description:
Come celebrate the holidays with this take home kit, that features several activities and crafts for every age! Families are also encouraged to start a new tradition by checking out books to read together during these cold winter months! All supplies...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per household and per registration (if required).

Spoticus Out Of This World

All Day12/6 - 12/12
Bethany Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Bethany)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Continuing Education, Cultural Experiences, Family Programs, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
Event Description:
"Space: the final frontier. These are the voyages of Spoticus. His mission: to explore space and conduct new experiments, to boldly go where no dog has gone before." Join Spoticus as he explores outer space, conducts experiments, and learns about c...

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.

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!

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

Tweens & Teens Take and Make Kit: Mini Winter Terrarium

All Day12/6 - 12/17
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Create your own mini winter terrarium! Each kit will include directions and everything you need. Hot glue is recommended, but not required....

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.

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!

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

Early Childhood Take Home Kit : Paper Plate Ornament

All Day12/6 - 12/19
Belle Isle Library
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Take Home Kit
Event Description:
This program is designed for parents and children ages 2-5 to do together. Make an ornament using paper plates and various materials to decorate your home or bedroom for the holiday season. ...

Gift Giving Traditions Around the World Take Home Kit

All Day12/6 - 12/19
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Community & Civics, Cultural Experiences, DIY & Hobbies, Take Home Kit
Event Description:
Have you ever wondered what gift giving traditions were like in other countries around the world? Not all countries celebrate gift giving in the same ways but in almost every country, gift giving is an important part of ones specific culture. Exp...

Wire Beaded Snowflake Take Home Kit

All Day12/6 - 12/23
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Midwest City)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Description:
Stop by the library for your kit to make a beaded snowflake to decorate your tree or your room....

DIY Candle Making Take Home Kit

12/6 @ 9:00am
to
12/12 @ 3:00pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Health & Wellness
Event Description:
Celebrate the season of light by making your own candle. Many holidays occur during during the darkest days of the year and celebrate bringing in light. Adults can make their own candle with this take home kit, either to give as a gift or keep thems...

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.

We can only guarantee one kit per household and per registration (if required).