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Elementary Take Home Kit: Braille Literacy Month

All Day1/18 - 1/31
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. January is Braille Literacy Month! Learn about Louis Braille who developed a system of printing and writing, called Braille, that is extensively used by the blind. Make a Simple Braille Slate and Stylu...

Disclaimer(s)

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

Movie Night Bundle

1/18 @ 9:00am
to
2/6 @ 6:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Film & Movies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Description:
Everyone loves movies! Our Movie Night Bundle will provide two hand-picked DVDs from the genre of your choice from our movie collection, plus two suggestions for movies you might like from our Kanopy and Hoopla streaming services. We'll also include ...

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!

SO's Pen Pals 2022

1/18 @ 10:00am
to
3/7 @ 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: 70
Event Description:
Adults, Teens, Kids! Hi There! My name is Jessica! I am your Pen Pal Librarian. It is the New Year. What are you looking forward to? Excited about somehthing? Have a birthday coming up? Or you can just tell me about your day. You Are Perfect! ...

Make a Pinwheel Galaxy PINWHEEL Take Home Kit (NASA @ Your Library)

1/18 @ 1:00pm
to
1/31 @ 5:00pm
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Midwest City)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
The Pinwheel Galaxy is a spiral-shaped galaxy about 21 million light years away from Earth. Scientists call this swirling galaxy M101. You can find it in the constellation Ursa Major, or the "Big Dipper," in the Northern Hemisphere. With a nice, dark...

Disclaimer(s)

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

Mission to Space Board Game Take-Home Kit

All Day1/24 - 1/30
Ralph Ellison Library
Registration
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Family Programs, Games & Gaming, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Description:
In celebration of the launch of NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, you will get a chance to experience the teamwork, research, and planning it takes to make a successful NASA mission to space. Players will represent a team of scientists and engineers...

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).

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

Take Home Kit: NASA Pinwheel Galaxy Kit

All Day1/24 - 2/4
Warr Acres Library
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Online+ Curbside (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM, Take Home Kit
Event Description:
The Pinwheel Galaxy is a spiral-shaped galaxy about 21 million light years away from Earth. Scientists call this swirling galaxy M101. You can find it in the constellation Ursa Major, or the "Big Dipper," in the Northern Hemisphere. With a nice, dar...

Make a Pinwheel Galaxy PINWHEEL Take Home Kit (NASA @ Your Library)

1/24 @ 9:00am
to
1/31 @ 9:00pm
The Village Library
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Children's Area (Village)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
The Pinwheel Galaxy is a spiral-shaped galaxy about 21 million light years away from Earth. Scientists call this swirling galaxy M101. You can find it in the constellation Ursa Major, or the "Big Dipper," in the Northern Hemisphere. With a nice, dar...

Disclaimer(s)

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

Science Museum Oklahoma: So You Want to Launch a Telescope?

January 29, 2022
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Warr Acres Library
Registration
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Description:
Please register each child who will be participating. Parents and younger siblings do not need to register.  The launch of the James Webb Space Telescope in December has us very excited about what we may learn about our universe. We will have...

Take Home Kit: NASA Pinwheel Galaxy Kit

1/31 @ 9:00am
to
2/11 @ 6:00pm
Bethany Library
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Bethany)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Science & STEAM, Take Home Kit
Event Description:
The Pinwheel Galaxy is a spiral-shaped galaxy about 21 million light years away from Earth. Scientists call this swirling galaxy M101. You can find it in the constellation Ursa Major, or the "Big Dipper," in the Northern Hemisphere. With a nice, dar...

Capitol Hill After School Events

January 31, 2022
4:15pm - 5:30pm
Capitol Hill Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Meeting Room 2 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, DIY & Hobbies, Film & Movies, Games & Gaming, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Come by Capitol Hill after school 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....

Elementary Take Home Kit: Love Bugs

All Day2/1 - 2/13
Belle Isle Library
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Take Home Kit
Event Description:
This program is designed for children ages 6-12. Whether you love insects or not, making your own can sure be sweet! Using various craft supplies, let your imagination lead you to create creepy, crawly, or just plain cute love bugs! All necessary sup...

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.

Elementary: I Love Reading Gift Bags

All Day2/1 - 2/28
Belle Isle Library
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading
Event Description:
In February you celebrate what you love, and we know you love reading! We've handpicked books of a specific genre (fantasy, realistic fiction, adventure, etc.) and put it in one of our bags. You get to keep everything, including the books for your pe...

Take Home Kit: Black History Month Knowledge Quizzes

All Day2/1 - 2/28
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! This year our quizzes are take-home kits. You will get the questions and the answers along with a prize. You can use any resources (books, internet, friends and family) on this inf...

Valentines Scavenger Hunt

2/1 @ 9:00am
to
2/15 @ 5:00pm
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Children's Area (Midwest City)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading, Take Home Kit
Event Description:
Search for the hidden valentines and reveal a secret message. After solving the message collect an activity kit. (while supplies last.)...

FAN FICTION FAN ART CONTEST 2022

2/1 @ 9:00am
to
3/11 @ 6:00pm
Southern Oaks Library
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Teen Area (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults
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, 2022 is the first day to submit ...

Celebrating Black History Family Fun Kit

2/1 @ 9:30am
to
2/5 @ 4:30pm
Wright Library
Registration
Library Branch: Wright Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Wright)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Community & Civics, Cultural Experiences, Family Programs, Science & STEAM, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Description:
Black History is American History and it's time to celebrate it! Kits will include fun family activities, crafts, and information about Black History Month. So that more families are able to enjoy this kit, please only register for one kit per hous...

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).

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

Story & Song: Lunar New Year

February 1, 2022
11:00am - 11:30am
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Zoom (Downtown)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading, Cultural Experiences, Family Programs, Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Description:
Join us online for Storytime with the Downtown Library! In honor of the holiday, we will be reading books and singing songs about the Lunar New Year. Connect virtually with other children and caregivers as you enjoy interactive songs, stories, and rh...

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.

Coding Club

February 1, 2022
4:30pm - 5:30pm
The Village Library
Registration
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Village)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
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 participate ...

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.

Customers are encouraged to socially distance by maintaining 6 feet apart for the duration of the event.

Northwest Kids Ages 5-12 CODE! Drive a DASH Robot (LIVE @ NW!)

February 1, 2022
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Northwest Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Northwest)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Come earn your "permit" in Robotics Driving School! Work through 12 challenges to program your Dash robot, then take it out for a spin around the Wonder Workshop neighborhood. Also, be sure to pick up a book or two (or five!) for the final month of t...

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. 

Customers are encouraged to socially distance by maintaining 6 feet apart for the duration of the event.

Homework & Reading Help

February 1, 2022
4:30pm - 6:00pm
Capitol Hill Library
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Meeting Room 1 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading, Homework Help
Event Description:
Practice makes perfect in sports, and the same is true in school. Research has shown that the best way for children to improve their reading, math, and science reasoning skills is through practice. Children are invited to practice reading with one st...
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Northwest)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading, Community & Civics, Cultural Experiences, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 38
Event Description:
WHO WAS Bob Marley? WHO IS Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson? WHO WERE the Tuskegee Airmen? WHAT WAS the Harlem Renaissance? Love the Who Was? series that brings history alive?! Pick your favorite Black History Month hero from our book list, check out a p...

Disclaimer(s)

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

The In-Be-TWEENS: Cartooning Class - VIRTUAL

February 3, 2022
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Edmond)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Tweens! Thursdays are YOUR day in the library. On the first and third Thursday of every month, we'll have classes, activities and all kinds of fun just for you. The In-Be-Tweens meet from 4 pm to 5 or 5:30 pm on the first and third Thursday of the mo...

Disclaimer(s)

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

Homework Help

February 3, 2022
5:00pm - 7:30pm
Almonte Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Programming Room A (Almonte)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Homework Help
Event Description:
Do you need a little extra help with your homework? Are you struggling with a specific subject or just want general help? Come by the library once a week on Thursdays to help get back on track. Homework help tutors will be available on a first come, ...

Disclaimer(s)

Customers are encouraged to socially distance by maintaining 6 feet apart for the duration of the event.

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