LIBRARY LOCATION ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Due to construction, the Southern Oaks Library is providing curbside services only until further notice.

NOTICE:

All Metro Library locations are in the “Curbside Plus” stage. In this stage, ready holds will be delivered curbside. Customers can come into a library to use a computer or to print/copy/fax/scan. Masks are required.  Click here for more information.

All libraries will close at 5pm on Wednesday, Nov. 25 and will remain closed through Friday, Nov. 27. We will reopen on Saturday, Nov. 28.

Upcoming Events

Ongoing Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Location

Postcard Reading List

All Day11/29 - 12/5
Del City Library
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Del City)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading, Reading Help
Event Description:
Receive a personalized reading list right to your mailbox! This is an ongoing program for all ages. For more information, contact Ask a Librarian...

Slime Time! Take Home Kits

All Day11/29 - 12/5
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: All-Purpose Room B (Del City)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids, Teens
Program Type: Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Register today for supplies make your own batch of slime! Supplies will be available for curbside pick up at Del City Library beginning 11/29/2020....

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per registrant.  If you have multiple children needing a kit, please register them individually to ensure that kits are appropriately distributed.  Do not use the Special Notes section to add additional registrants.  

Thank you for your help!

Take Home Kit - Decorate Your Own Snowflake!

11/29 @ 9:00am
to
12/5 @ 5:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Decorate your own snowflakes! Each patron who registers will get two wooden snowflake ornaments, silver gem stickers for embellishment, a paintbrush and two different shades of blue acrylic paint for decoration....

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per registrant.  If you have multiple children needing a kit, please register them individually to ensure that kits are appropriately distributed.  Do not use the Special Notes section to add additional registrants.  

Thank you for your help!

Sundays Together Online

November 29, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Description:
Join us as we create imaginary worlds, learn new art techniques, find inspiration in books, and connect with the world around us. Sundays together is an art weekly program for the whole family to enjoy. Join us on Facebook Live as we s...

All Ages Take Home Craft Kit

All Day11/30 - 12/5
Bethany Library
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Bethany)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Take Home Kit
Event Description:
Weekly Make & Take Craft kits available as supplies last. Great for customers of all ages! Most supplies included, may need some supplemental materials such as glue or markers. Children may require adult help & supervision. No virtual component. ...

DIY Holiday Wrapping Paper Kit

12/1 @ 12:00am
to
12/15 @ 7:00pm
Choctaw Library
Registration
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Choctaw)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Description:
Experiment with print and design. Our DIY Wrapping Paper kit includes the supplies to make your own festive wrapping paper and gift tags. We'll provide some inspiration or you can create your own design. Registration required. One kit per family a...

Holiday Shadow Boxes - A Family Project

December 5, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Zoom (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: All Ages, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Description:
Gather the family for this fun holiday project. Select the shadowbox of your choice, one per family/household (Green or Blue). Kits are available now to be picked up at the library. Assembly instructions are included, and a Zoom workshop is planned...

Scattergories

December 5, 2020
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Almonte Library
Registration
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Zoom (Almonte)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Family Programs, Games & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Description:
Join community families in a word game that doesn’t get enough credit. Compete to find the most unique or outlandish words in a given category to score points for your family!...

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.

Sundays Together Online

December 6, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Description:
Join us as we create imaginary worlds, learn new art techniques, find inspiration in books, and connect with the world around us. Sundays together is an art weekly program for the whole family to enjoy. Join us on Facebook Live as we s...

Piet Mondrian Take Home Kit

12/6 @ 10:00pm
to
12/12 @ 5:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Description:
Piet Mondrian was a Dutch painter who was known for being one of the pioneers for abstract art. Starting his career in figurative painting, he became known for his more abstract style when his art was condensed to geometric elements. Mondrian’s art...

All Ages Take Home Craft Kit

All Day12/7 - 12/12
Bethany Library
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Bethany)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Take Home Kit
Event Description:
Weekly Make & Take Craft kits available as supplies last. Great for customers of all ages! Most supplies included, may need some supplemental materials such as glue or markers. Children may require adult help & supervision. No virtual component. ...

Comic Book Week: Intro to Miniature Painting

December 8, 2020
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Zoom (Del City)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Description:
Interested in miniature painting, but not sure where to start? Or are you an old hat that wants to try something new? Join us for an afternoon of miniature painting with an award-winning miniaturist over Zoom. Our expert will do a live demonstration ...

Tailored Titles Online

December 8, 2020
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading
Event Description:
Our reading experts are standing by so tell us the last book you liked & we'll suggest what to read next! Visit our Social Media site and make a request on the special Tailored Titles post: Facebook Instagram Twitter ...

Sundays Together Online

December 13, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Description:
Join us as we create imaginary worlds, learn new art techniques, find inspiration in books, and connect with the world around us. Sundays together is an art weekly program for the whole family to enjoy. Join us on Facebook Live as we s...

All Ages Take Home Craft Kit

All Day12/14 - 12/19
Bethany Library
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Bethany)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Take Home Kit
Event Description:
Weekly Make & Take Craft kits available as supplies last. Great for customers of all ages! Most supplies included, may need some supplemental materials such as glue or markers. Children may require adult help & supervision. No virtual component. ...

Gingerbread House Decorating Kit

All Day12/16 - 12/18
Capitol Hill Library
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Take Home Kit
Event Description:
Get in the holiday spirit and spend some time with friends and family decorating a gingerbread house with our gingerbread house take-home kit. Participants can pick up kits beginning 12/16-12/18 end of day. Only 1 kit per household. ...

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 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.

The Gingerbread Challenge (Decorate in December)

12/16 @ 9:00am
to
12/19 @ 5:00pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Northwest)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, DIY & Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 48
Event Description:
The Gingerbread Challenge is back this year, but with a twist! You have proven in the past that you can build and decorate a house made of gingerbread, but can you build one out of wood? This year we will be using a birdhouse kit as our base with n...

Sundays Together Online

December 20, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Description:
Join us as we create imaginary worlds, learn new art techniques, find inspiration in books, and connect with the world around us. Sundays together is an art weekly program for the whole family to enjoy. Join us on Facebook Live as we s...

Tailored Titles Online

December 21, 2020
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading
Event Description:
Our reading experts are standing by so tell us the last book you liked & we'll suggest what to read next! Visit our Social Media site and make a request on the special Tailored Titles post: Facebook Instagram Twitter ...

OKC Mobile Market

December 26, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Capitol Hill Library
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Offsite (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Description:
The OKC Mobile Market will bring a mobile produce truck to CH to donate free produce to community members. ...

Sundays Together Online

December 27, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Description:
Join us as we create imaginary worlds, learn new art techniques, find inspiration in books, and connect with the world around us. Sundays together is an art weekly program for the whole family to enjoy. Join us on Facebook Live as we s...

Post-It Pictionary

January 2, 2021
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Almonte Library
Registration
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Zoom (Almonte)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Family Programs, Games & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Furious scribbles and hurried erasing... Pair up with families from your community for a game of pictionary with a twist - drawing in miniature!...

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.

Tailored Titles Online

January 7, 2021
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading
Event Description:
Our reading experts are standing by so tell us the last book you liked & we'll suggest what to read next! Visit our Social Media site and make a request on the special Tailored Titles post: Facebook Instagram Twitter ...

Tailored Titles Online

January 19, 2021
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading
Event Description:
Our reading experts are standing by so tell us the last book you liked & we'll suggest what to read next! Visit our Social Media site and make a request on the special Tailored Titles post: Facebook Instagram Twitter ...

Tailored Titles Online

February 2, 2021
10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading
Event Description:
Our reading experts are standing by so tell us the last book you liked & we'll suggest what to read next! Visit our Social Media site and make a request on the special Tailored Titles post: Facebook Instagram Twitter ...

Tailored Titles Online

February 18, 2021
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading
Event Description:
Our reading experts are standing by so tell us the last book you liked & we'll suggest what to read next! Visit our Social Media site and make a request on the special Tailored Titles post: Facebook Instagram Twitter ...