Upcoming Events

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Program Type
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Summer Reading 2019

All Day6/1 - 7/31
All Locations
Library Branch: All Locations
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading
Event Description:
Come join us for a fun summer of learning! Summer Reading is free and for all ages. Count reading of any kind: books, eBooks, audiobooks, magazines, comics, and more! Do fun reading-related activities to earn more points to count towards your goal...

The Maurice Sendak Exhibition

All Day6/15 - 7/9
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Atrium (Downtown)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural Experiences
Event Description:
The Maurice Sendak Exhibition is a retrospective of original works by the beloved children’s book illustrator and author of Where the Wild Things Are, Maurice Sendak. The exhibit includes 50 of Sendak’s works celebrating his heartfelt art. We encoura...

Neighborhood Arts: Mister Puppet Show

June 19, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Bethany Library
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Bethany)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Cultural Experiences
Event Description:
Presenting an original, good-old-fashioned, gut-busting puppet show from professional puppeteer Chandler Jackson. Filled with terrible puns, corny jokes, and ridiculous slapstick comedy, "The Mister Puppet Show" is sure to appeal toward audiences of ...

Family Crafternoon

June 19, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs
Event Description:
Come and craft with us! Head to the Choctaw Library for a variety of wild crafts to create as a family. ...

Neighborhood Arts: Mister Puppet Show

June 19, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Belle Isle Library
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Meeting Room ABC (Belle Isle)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Cultural Experiences
Event Description:
Presenting an original, good-old-fashioned, gut-busting puppet show from professional puppeteer Chandler Jackson. Filled with terrible puns, corny jokes, and ridiculous slapstick comedy, "The Mister Puppet Show" is sure to appeal toward audiences of ...

Slime Time

June 19, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Harrah Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Harrah Library
Room: In-Library (Harrah)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
This event has been rescheduled for July 3rd at 4:00 pm. Like making slime? Come create ooey-gooey slime at the Harrah Library. Children will learn the science behind slime while experimenting with several different slime recipes to take home. WAR...

Yoga in the library

June 19, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Description:
No matter your level of experience there is something to gain from these all level classes. Yoga has numerous benefits, such as increased flexibility, improved muscle strength, increased blood flow, better posture, balance, and more! Learn about deep...

Neighborhood Arts: Michael Corley

June 20, 2019
9:30am - 10:30am
Edmond Library
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Edmond)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Live Performances & Entertainment
Event Description:
Things will be getting WILD with Storyteller Michael Corley!  A high energy magic show with audience participation and illusions.  Children will phase through solid objects!  Gravity will go bonkers and you'll witness teleportation rig...

Neighborhood Arts: Michael Corley

June 20, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Edmond Library
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Edmond)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Live Performances & Entertainment
Event Description:
Things will be getting WILD with Storyteller Michael Corley!  A high energy magic show with audience participation and illusions.  Children will phase through solid objects!  Gravity will go bonkers and you'll witness teleportation rig...

Neighborhood Arts: Mister Puppet Show

June 20, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Jones Library
Library Branch: Jones Library
Room: Meeting Room (Jones)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Family Programs
Event Description:
Presenting an original, good-old-fashioned, gut-busting puppet show from professional puppeteer Chandler Jackson. Filled with terrible puns, corny jokes, and ridiculous slapstick comedy, "The Mister Puppet Show" is sure to appeal toward audiences of ...

Neighborhood Arts: Michael Corley

June 20, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Luther Library
Library Branch: Luther Library
Room: In-Library (Luther)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Family Programs, Live Performances & Entertainment
Event Description:
Things will be getting WILD with Storyteller Michael Corley! A high energy magic show with audience participation and illusions. Children will phase through solid objects! Gravity will go bonkers and you'll witness teleportation right ...

Neighborhood Arts: Mister Puppet Show

June 20, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
The Village Library
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Village)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Cultural Experiences
Event Description:
Presenting an original, good-old-fashioned, gut-busting puppet show from professional puppeteer Chandler Jackson. Filled with terrible puns, corny jokes, and ridiculous slapstick comedy, "The Mister Puppet Show" is sure to appeal toward audiences of ...

Family STEM Lab

June 20, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Luther Library
Library Branch: Luther Library
Room: In-Library (Luther)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Family Programs, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Head to the Luther Library after Neighborhood Arts for an afternoon of hands-on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math activities to experiment with as a family! Build a boat that holds the most weight, create the tallest tower, and make a rocket...

Commission Meeting

June 20, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Northwest Library
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Northwest)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Commission Meetings
Event Description:
Metropolitan Library Commission of Oklahoma County Monthly Meeting Click to view Agenda ...

Math & Science Enrichment

June 20, 2019
4:15pm - 6:15pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Open Study Area (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Homework Help, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Math and science assistance is available for learners of all ages! No appointments are needed. Assistance is available every Tuesday and Thursday from 4:15PM to 6:30PM year round.  ...

Family Campout @ the Library

June 20, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Family Programs
Event Description:
Love camping, but hate the stress of planning a whole family weekend? Join us for an evening of family campout fun. We’ll tell scary stories, do traditional camp crafts, and eat snacks around the faux fire. ...

Neighborhood Arts: Mister Puppet Show

June 21, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Harrah Library
Library Branch: Harrah Library
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Family Programs
Event Description:
This event is held offsite at Harrah City Hall, located at 19625 NE 23rd St, Harrah, OK 73045. Presenting an original, good-old-fashioned, gut-busting puppet show from professional puppeteer Chandler Jackson. Filled with terrible puns, corny jokes...

Extreme Animals

June 21, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
The Village Library
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Village)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Family Programs, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Sail across the summer sea and in and out of an hour to where the Wild Things are with Extreme Animals! See the terrible teeth and terrible claws of curious creatures up close, and stare into their [sometimes yellow and rolling] eyes as the Queens of...

Chess Club

June 21, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
The Village Library
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Village)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Family Programs, Games & Gaming
Event Description:

It’s your move! Want to increase your memory and concentration or practice logical thinking skills? Learn how to play chess or develop your existing skills against other players in a friendly environment. Players of all abilities are welcome. Chess boards are provided and library materials are available for further learning.

Chess sets may also be checked out for in-library use at any time by visiting the information desk.This is a recurring event and takes place every Friday. A similar club exists at multiple libraries....

Family Crafternoon

June 21, 2019
10:30pm - 11:30pm
Nicoma Park Library
Library Branch: Nicoma Park Library
Room: Meeting Room (Nicoma Park)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs
Event Description:
Come and craft with us! Head to the Nicoma Park Library for a variety of wild crafts to create as a family. ...

Rhythmically Speaking: Yeh-Shen

June 22, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Midwest City)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Live Performances & Entertainment
Event Description:
There are thousands of Cinderella stories all over the world. Africa, Ireland, Germany, India, Japan, Turkey, Mexico, Chile, Indonesia, and the United States of America all have their own Cinderella story.  Join Rhythmically Speak...

Sundays Together

June 23, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Children's Program Room (Downtown)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Child Development & Parenting, Cultural Experiences
Event Description:
World Around UsLet's learn about the community around us! Join your neighbors in gardening, murals, eco-minded projects, collaborating with local artists, and more. We will learn and grow together! This program is part of our Sundays Together series...

Adult Recess!

June 23, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Family Programs, Games & Gaming
Event Description:
Recess isn’t just for kids anymore. Get in touch with your inner child and bring the whole family for some old school fun. We’ll have foursquare, coloring, a “sandbox”, hopscotch, board games, Legos and more. ...

American Creed: A Film Screening & Community Conversation

June 23, 2019
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Offsite (Ralph Ellison)
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...

Neighborhood Arts: Michael Corley

June 24, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Warr Acres Library
Registration
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Warr Acres)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Cultural Experiences
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Description:
Things will be getting WILD with Storyteller Michael Corley!A high energy magic show with audience participation and illusions.  Children will phase through solid objects! Gravity will go bonkers and you'll witness teleportation right befor...

Neighborhood Arts: Mister Puppet Show

June 24, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Southern Oaks Library
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Family Programs, Live Performances & Entertainment
Event Description:
Presenting an original, good-old-fashioned, gut-busting puppet show from professional puppeteer Chandler Jackson. Filled with terrible puns, corny jokes, and ridiculous slapstick comedy, "The Mister Puppet Show" is sure to appeal toward audiences of ...

Neighborhood Arts: Michael Corley

June 24, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Capitol Hill Library
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Room 1 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Cultural Experiences
Event Description:
Things will be getting WILD with Storyteller Michael Corley!  A high energy magic show with audience participation and illusions.  Children will phase through solid objects!  Gravity will go bonkers and you'll witness teleportation right before yo...