Upcoming Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Location

School's Out Lunch!

July 18, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Health & Wellness
Event Description:
Youth are invited to enjoy a mid day meal and make friends at Ralph Ellison Library Monday - Friday at 12:00PM or 12:30PM. Start time varies based on programs scheduled on any given day. ...

How Diverse is Your Universe?

July 18, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Bethany Library
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Bethany)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences
Event Description:
Do you know how diverse your universe is? Come explore with us in this interactive art experience using perler beads to create a visual representation of the diversity of the people you encounter in your daily life.    ...

Van Gogh, Monet, Degas for Teens with the Oklahoma City Museum of Art

July 18, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Belle Isle Library
Registration
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Meeting Room ABC (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Paint with watercolors and explore landscape art, Impressionism, and perspective. Join an OKCMOA teaching artist to learn about the summer exhibition Van Gogh, Monet, Degas: The Mellon Collection of French Art from the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, a...

Wild About Perler Beads!

July 18, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Come create "Wild Things" or a designs of your own choosing with Perler Beads! ...

Capitol Hill After School Events

July 18, 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....

Geeks in the Wild

July 18, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Midwest City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Midwest City)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
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...

Van Gogh, Monet, Degas for Teens with the Oklahoma City Museum of Art

July 18, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 22
Event Description:
Paint with watercolors and explore landscape art, Impressionism, and perspective. Join an OKCMOA teaching artist to learn about the summer exhibition Van Gogh, Monet, Degas: The Mellon Collection of French Art from the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, a...

Wild Murder Mystery

July 18, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Warr Acres Library
Registration
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Cultural Experiences
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Description:
The Pharaoh's Curse Whodunit: She was Queen of the Nile until the accident... or was it attempted murder? Join your fellow detectives and help us solve the mystery! You must investigate the crime scene and carefully examine the evidence to solve the ...

Escape from the Jungle

July 18, 2019
4:00pm - 6:30pm
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games & Gaming, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
An escape room for those who seek to find, a way to leave their world behind. Teens, join us as we escape the jungle, in time for a special movie screening. The first player to reach the end wins. ...

Balloon-o-palooza

July 18, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Edmond)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 1
Event Description:
Learn the basics of balloon twisting in this interactive, hands-on workshop. Take home your own balloon creations to wow your friends and family, and snag a handy skill to entertain kids and adults alike everywhere you go. Registration is require...

Grow with Google: Teen Tech Training

July 18, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Capitol Hill Library
Registration
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Room 2 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Continuing Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Description:
Are you new to computers or wanting to grow your skills? This is the class for you! Teen Tech Training will teach the computer skills you need to succeed in school, search for jobs, and safely have fun online. Sign-up is required. Each Teen Tech Trai...

In the Night Kitchen Pastries & Palette for Kids!

July 18, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Children's Program Room (Downtown)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Family Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Description:

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

Join us at the Downtown Library, as we celebrate the Maurice Sendak book, In The Night Kitchen, with a special installment of Pastries & Palette for Kids! Use your imagination to create a one of a kind painting as we nibble on pastries both sweet and...

Schedule a Librarian

July 18, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Children's Area (Almonte)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Continuing Education
Event Description:
Do you ever wish you had more time to talk with our library staff about a research question, a tech problem, or something else? You now have the chance to schedule a librarian on Thursday evenings for up to 30 minutes, so we may better serve you. If ...

Wild About Movies

July 18, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Forum (Midwest City)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Film & Movies
Event Description:
Join us for free movie screenings during Summer Reading. Complimentary popcorn will be served during each movie. Contact the library for movie title information....

Balloon-o-palooza

July 18, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Edmond)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Learn the basics of balloon twisting in this interactive, hands-on workshop. Take home your own balloon creations to wow your friends and family, and snag a handy skill to entertain kids and adults alike everywhere you go. Registration is require...

School's Out Lunch!

July 19, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Health & Wellness
Event Description:
Youth are invited to enjoy a mid day meal and make friends at Ralph Ellison Library Monday - Friday at 12:00PM or 12:30PM. Start time varies based on programs scheduled on a given day. ...

Geeks in the Wild

July 19, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Northwest)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
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...

Grow with Google: Coding Camp

July 19, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Choctaw Library
Registration
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Youth ages 9-14 will learn coding and computer programming skills, and use those skills to create their own games and projects! Prior coding knowledge is welcome but not necessary.  This is a 6-week course and participants are expected to partic...

Let's Learn Japanese!

July 19, 2019
4:00pm - 5:15pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Film & Movies
Event Description:
Next summer is the 2020 Olympics kick off in Tokyo. Why not start off your countdown by learning some Japanese this summer? In our 4-week course, we'll learn some simple Japanese in a short lesson, try our hand at some easy conversation, an...

YA BookNerds Book Club

July 20, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room C (Edmond)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Description:
This is program open to teens twelve and up and adults who love YA fiction. Each month we select hot new reads and members' choice reads to critique and discuss together. January's reads will be People Like Us by Dana MeleScythe by Neal Shusterm...

American Creed: A Film Screening & Community Conversation

July 21, 2019
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Bethany Library
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Bethany)
Age Group: All Ages, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Film & Movies
Event Description:
Join us for a film screening of the PBS documentary, American Creed, and a scholar-facilitated panel discussion with community leaders. In the film American Creed, former US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Dav...

School's Out Lunch!

July 22, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Health & Wellness
Event Description:
Youth are invited to enjoy a mid day meal and make friends at Ralph Ellison Library Monday - Friday at 12:00PM or 12:30PM. Start time varies based on programs scheduled on any given day. ...

Lunch at the Library

July 22, 2019
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Midwest City)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids, Teens
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Description:
No cost meals for kids 1-18 ...

Teen Advisory Board

July 22, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Program Room (Northwest)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Continuing Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Description:
Northwest teens! Have your voice heard! Advise the teen librarian on topics of importance to you, help plan teen programming, participate in service projects, and earn service hours. Volunteer application required to participate. Apply here:  ht...

Teen Time

July 22, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Northwest Library
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Program Room (Northwest)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Continuing Education
Event Description:
Bored? Hang out with us at the library. Each Monday, we'll have some type of teen activity. It could be robotics and coding, arts and crafts, music, theatre, writing, or something else entirely!  This event is for TEENS ONLY (ages 12-18). ...

School's Out Lunch!

July 23, 2019
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Description:
Enjoy a mid-day and make new friends! ...

Tween & Teen Book Club

July 23, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Harrah Library
Library Branch: Harrah Library
Age Group: Kids, 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....