LIBRARY CLOSURES:
The Belle Isle Library is closed and will reopen at its temporary location (3621 NW Expressway) in mid-August. Please watch this page for updates.  
NOTICE:
To better protect our customers and staff, all Metro libraries are only offering Curbside and online services. Visit this page for more information.  

Upcoming Events

Ongoing Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Location

Make Your Own Resume Online

August 10, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Capitol Hill Library
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Study Room 4 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business & Finance, Careers & Jobs
Event Description:
If you're finding yourself needing to create a new resume online or maybe you just need an online copy, this workshop is for you. Using the library's online resources, we can show you how to craft a new resume. If you feel that technology isn't your ...

Tai Chi for Better Balance

August 10, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Description:
Let’s get stronger, together! Evidence suggests that Tai Chi is an effective means of improving balance, strengthening muscles, and building confidence to prevent falls. Tai Chi is a low-impact dance-like exercise that can be performed almost anywher...

JobNow Tour and Resume Lab

August 10, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Zoom (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Careers & Jobs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12

Take Home Tuesday: Adults

August 11, 2020
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
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Receive a kit with everything you need to make a scented soy candle! We will provide a small vessel, but you can pour your candle into any appropriately sized heat-safe vessel, like a jar or tin that you think is pretty. ...

Summer Romance Book Club

August 11, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Online
Registration
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Description:
Adults, join us for a virtual book club discussion about Cowboy Summer by Joanne Kennedy. The ebook is available for immediate download through OverDrive from July 13 - August 14.  This event is an online event offered through a scr...

Art In August: Stress Less

8/12 @ 9:00am
to
8/15 @ 5:00pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Northwest)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Description:
Stressed? Frazzled? Need a break? Pick up a "Stress Less" kit to enjoy the following: DIY Stress Balls, DIY Slime, Kinetic Sand, and Adult Coloring Sheets. Kits are one per FAMILY and can be picked up at Northwest Library from Wednesday August 12...

Between the Covers Book Club - ZOOM Edition!

August 15, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Del City Library
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Zoom (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs, Books & Reading
Event Description:
  Register and join our Between the Covers Book Club (Zoom Edition). We will meet each month on the third Saturday from 3:00 p.m.  to 4:00 p.m.  Once registered, we will send you the current month's Scavenger Hunt and Zoom link to j...

PLANT SEEDS TOGETHER!

August 16, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Zoom (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Description:
Join us online for an amateur seed planting adventure! We will be demonstrating and sharing together small container planting of various seeds. We will meet online (ZOOM) once a month to share with each other about how our plants are doing. If you ar...

Tai Chi for Better Balance

August 17, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Description:
Let’s get stronger, together! Evidence suggests that Tai Chi is an effective means of improving balance, strengthening muscles, and building confidence to prevent falls. Tai Chi is a low-impact dance-like exercise that can be performed almost anywher...

Virtual Coloring and Cookies

August 17, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Zoom (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, DIY & Hobbies, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Coloring is not just for kids anymore. Join other adults online, experience the relaxation and stress reduction that comes with coloring your own masterpiece! If you are in the Del City area, drop by the library, pick up a bag with coloring sheets...

Get Cooking: Water Bath Canning 101

August 18, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Online
Registration
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 491
Event Description:
Did you start a garden this spring? Stocking up on fresh fruit and vegetables this summer? Learn how to make them last a little longer! OSU Extension Specialist Taylor Conner will show you how to can and preserve your garden’s bounty! This program i...

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.

Comic Book Chat: Zoom Edition

August 19, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Zoom (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
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 ...

Adult Board Game Night: Zoom Edition!

August 20, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Zoom (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Games & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Description:
Physical distancing doesn't mean you can't be social! Join us for a virtual board game night held over Zoom. Come and play classic favorites like Scattegories, Taboo, and others! Board games promote creativity and foster positive skills like sportsma...

Tai Chi for Better Balance

August 24, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Description:
Let’s get stronger, together! Evidence suggests that Tai Chi is an effective means of improving balance, strengthening muscles, and building confidence to prevent falls. Tai Chi is a low-impact dance-like exercise that can be performed almost anywher...

Zoom Poetry Slam!

August 24, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Del City Library
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Zoom (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Writing
Event Description:
Calling all writers! Join us on Zoom for an informal poetry slam! Meet and mingle with fellow amateur authors, read your work out loud, and share your inspiration. This is an environment in which local authors can network, share their writing, and of...

Art In August: Embroidery for Beginners

8/26 @ 9:00am
to
8/29 @ 5:00pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Northwest)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Learn the Art of Embroidery! Ever want to learn the art of embroidery, but never seemed to find the time or the right project? Pick up one of our embroidery kits for beginners curbside this month. All supplies will be included included extra large...

Remote Book Club

August 26, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Bethany Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Zoom (Bethany)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
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 book club is a recurring event and takes place on the fourth Wednesday of each month. Our book for August is The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison. This book club meeting will be held on ZOOM. You will receive an e-mail with the ZOOM meetin...

Between the Covers

August 27, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Choctaw Library
Registration
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Zoom (Choctaw)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs, Books & Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Description:
Calling all readers! Looking to meet new people and discover entertaining reads from the comfort of your couch? Then look no further and join us for a virtual book club. We will be meeting on the 4th Thursday of the month from 6:30- 7:30 PM. Particip...

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.

OKC StorySLAM

August 30, 2020
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Live Performances & Entertainment
Event Description:
Join us for a virtual OKC StorySLAM, co-presented by the Metropolitan Library System! The OKC StorySLAM is a live-monthly storytelling event that has taken place in Oklahoma City since 2005. Each OKC StorySLAM has a theme, and all participants tel...

STEAM in September: Mandala Dot Painted Coasters

9/16 @ 9:00am
to
9/19 @ 5:00pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Northwest)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Learn the relaxing art of Mandala Dot Painting during our celebration of S.T.E.A.M. projects in September! Kits are one per FAMILY and can be picked up at Northwest Library from Wednesday September 16th through Saturday September 19th during curb...

Comic Book Chat: Zoom Edition

September 16, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Zoom (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Description:
Does social distancing have you missing the magical experience of geeking out about comics with friends? 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 re...

Adult Board Game Night: Zoom Edition!

September 17, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Zoom (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Games & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Description:
Physical distancing doesn't mean you can't be social! Join us for a virtual board game night held over Zoom. Come and play classic favorites like Scattegories, Taboo, and others! Each sessions top winner will win a prize. Board games promote creativi...

Between the Covers Virtual Book Club

September 19, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Del City Library
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs, Books & Reading
Event Description:
Come join our Between the Covers Book Club every third Saturday at 3:00 p.m. at the Del City Library. At the beginning of each month, test your knowledge by picking up a scavenger hunt questionnaire! Return the questionnaire to our service desk for a...

PLANT SEEDS TOGETHER!

September 20, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Online
Registration
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Description:
Join us for an amateur seed planting adventure! We will be demonstrating and sharing together small container planting of various seeds. We will meet online (ZOOM) once a month to share with each other about how our plants are doing. If you are in th...

PLANT SEEDS TOGETHER!

September 20, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Zoom (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Description:
Join us online for an amateur seed planting adventure! We will be demonstrating and sharing together small container planting of various seeds. We will meet online (ZOOM) once a month to share with each other about how our plants are doing. If you ar...

Coloring and Cookies

September 21, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Online
Registration
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, DIY & Hobbies, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Coloring is not just for kids anymore. Join other adults online, experience the relaxation and stress reduction that comes with coloring your own masterpiece! If you are in the Del City area, drop by the library, pick up a bag with coloring sheets...

Virtual Coloring and Cookies

September 21, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Zoom (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, DIY & Hobbies, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Description:
Coloring is not just for kids anymore. Join other adults online, experience the relaxation and stress reduction that comes with coloring your own masterpiece! If you are in the Del City area, drop by the library, pick up a bag with coloring sheets...