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Upcoming Events

Ongoing Events

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Age Group
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SO's Pen Pals

1/19 @ 10:00am
to
3/31 @ 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: 38
Event Description:
Adults, Teens, Kids! Hi There! Stuck at home? Feeling like an Alien? Here is the program for you: Write to a librarian! Become a SO's Pen Pal and a librarian will write to you and send you a cool piece of mail! Tell us a little about you o...

Adult: DIY Coffee Candles

2/22 @ 9:00am
to
3/12 @ 5:00pm
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 6
Event Description:
How’s this for a super cute, unique candle idea? The wonderful scent of fresh coffee – in a candle! Easily make your own Coffee Bean Candle with this kit. Everything you need is included. You will need some method to melt the wax. I suggest using th...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per household and per registration.

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

Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Community & Civics, Cultural Experiences, Take Home Kit
Event Description:
Throughout 2021, Black History Month and Beyond, Ralph Ellison Library is providing a unique visual opportunity by visiting former locations of Black establishments. This experience offers individuals components of unfamiliar historical sites and fo...

Take Home Kit: CD Scratch Art

3/1 @ 9:00am
to
3/8 @ 9:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 5
Event Description:
Pick up a kit to create your own CD Scratch Art! This kit will include all the supplies you will need to create iridescent CD art....

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.

Adult Take Home Kit: Suncatchers

All Day3/8 - 3/26
Belle Isle Library
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Take Home Kit
Event Description:
You'll be catchin' those rays with this fun take home suncatcher kit from the Belle Isle Library. Each kit contains instructions and most supplies, may need some supplemental materials such as glue or markers. Make & Take Craft kits available as supp...

Stay Active & Independent for Life (SAIL)

March 9, 2021
11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Online
Registration
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 456
Event Description:
Seniors stay active and independent! SAIL 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 depending on fitness lev...

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.

Literary Lunch - Furious Hours

March 9, 2021
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Warr Acres Library
Registration
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Online (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Description:
Miss your book club? Want to connect with other readers over lunch and a book? Join us online for Literary Lunch to engage in lively discussion with other readers in your community. In March we are reviewing Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud,...

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.

Literary Lunch - Furious Hours

March 9, 2021
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Online (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Description:
Miss your book club? Want to connect with other readers over lunch and a book? Join us online for Literary Lunch to engage in lively discussion with other readers in your community. In March we are reviewing Furious Hours by Casey C...

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.

Take Home Tuesday: Adults

March 9, 2021
12:00pm - 7:00pm
The Village Library
Registration
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Online + Curbside (The Village)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Are you ready to get growing this spring? Receive supplies to grow several different plants - we'll have some vegetables and some flowers for you to bring to life. After they grow in their little seedling container, you can plant them in your garden!...

Executive Committee Meeting

March 9, 2021
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: 46th Star Auditorium (Downtown)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Commission Meetings

Women's History Month - Decoupage Photo Cubes

3/10 @ 9:00am
to
3/13 @ 4:00pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Northwest)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Celebrate Women's History Month by creating a photo cube to display pictures of the important women in your life. This kit includes a wood photo cube, decoupage, paint, booklists, and activity sheets. Perfect for your desk or as a gift to a loved one...

Resume Reboot Workshop

March 10, 2021
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Careers & Jobs
Event Description:
Do you struggle figuring out what keywords to include on your resume? Do you need help with your resume design elements? Do you know how to really showcase your value to potential employers? The [library] is pleased to present a workshop in collabora...

Citizenship Classes

March 10, 2021
4:30pm - 6:30pm
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Zoom - CLC (Edmond)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Continuing Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Do you want to learn more about becoming a U.S. Citizen? The Edmond Library hosts free classes to explore the steps of the naturalization process. Tutors will be available to provide lessons to learn English and civics needed for the naturalization p...

Stay Active & Independent for Life (SAIL)

March 11, 2021
11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Online
Registration
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 456
Event Description:
Seniors stay active and independent! SAIL 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 depending on fitness lev...

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.

Steppin Into Shape

March 11, 2021
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Registration
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Zoom (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Event Description:
Let’s get healthy with fitness and fun. View via ZOOM in the comfort of your home either alone, with a friend, or even as a family to participate in aerobics, line dances, Zumba or partner swing steps. Dress comfortably and get ready to step into a n...

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 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.

HIIT (High Intensity Interval Training)

March 11, 2021
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Online
Registration
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Description:
Start the New Year off right! Join the library and the YMCA for a HIIT (High Intensity Interval Training) class. HIIT helps boost metabolism and promotes healthy weight loss and muscle gain. Hand weights and a mat are helpful but not required. Regist...

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.

Steppin Into Shape

March 13, 2021
9:00am - 10:00am
Ralph Ellison Library
Registration
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Zoom (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 37
Event Description:
Let’s get healthy with fitness and fun. View via ZOOM in the comfort of your home either alone, with a friend, or even as a family to participate in aerobics, line dances, Zumba or partner swing steps. Dress comfortably and get ready to step into a n...

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 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.

Studio Saturdays: 3D Printed Bookmark

3/13 @ 9:00am
to
3/20 @ 11:45pm
Bethany Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Online (Bethany)
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Have you always wanted to try 3D printing but didn't know where to begin? Bethany Library's MLS Studios will guide you step-by-step in the design of a 3D printed object. You complete the design, we'll print it for you. This course is pre-recorded ...

Book Bunch Book Club

March 13, 2021
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Zoom (Edmond)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs, Books & Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:

Calling all readers! Looking to build community and challenge yourself to discover new, exciting tales? If so, then look no further! Come meet new friends, read new books, and enjoy lively conversation at your neighborhood library.

This month's Zoom book club meeting we're discussing "Confederates in the Attic" by Tony Horwitz!!!  Visit the library or call us to reserve previous book club titles today! This is a recurring event and takes place on the second Saturday o...

MLS Studios Online: Graphic Design with Canva

March 13, 2021
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Bethany Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Zoom (Bethany)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Description:
MLS Studios Online is a series of virtual events that introduce you to the exciting technology available in the Bethany Library's Makerspace. In this session we'll show you how to create your own marketing materials using Canva, a free graphic de...

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.

March Take and Make- Bookmarks

All Day3/14 - 3/20
Warr Acres Library
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Online+ Curbside (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Take Home Kit
Event Description:
Come to Warr Acres Library and get a Take and Make kit to complete at home! Instructions and supplies are included, you may need to use basic tools from home (glue, scissors, etc.) Kit will include instructions as well as a resource guide to help you...

Mason Jar Bird Feeder Take Home Kit

3/15 @ 9:00am
to
3/29 @ 6:00pm
Choctaw Library
Registration
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Passive Program (Choctaw)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Description:
Take a closer look at the feathered friends your backyard or attract new ones with this Mason Jar Bird Feeder Take Home Kit! Everything you need to make the mason jar bird feeder is included. Learn how to identify and track common Oklahoma birds. The...

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!

Dementia Conversations

March 15, 2021
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Online
Registration
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Get tips for having honest and caring conversations about: deciding when to stop driving; going to the doctor; and making legal and financial plans. You can watch the discussion on Facebook Live or register to join us on Zoom to participate in the...

Fly Free and Fly Far with Bessie Coleman & Amelia Earhart

3/16 @ 12:00am
to
3/31 @ 12:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, DIY & Hobbies, Science & STEAM, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 4
Event Description:

Full STEAM ahead!!! Come explore in an interactive setting that will challenge your creativity and reasoning through Science,Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. Each session will present its' own set of challenges. From coding, robotics, building and more...join us and find out what the next challenge may be!

Celebrate Women's History Month with two Aviation Pioneers: Bessie Coleman & Amelia Earhart! Create your own replica of Amelia Earhart's red plane. Get a keepsake bookmark Honoring Bessie Coleman. Learn about these great aviation pioneers with fa...

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. 

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.