ATTENTION:

The Del City Library closed Monday, February 22 to prepare to move into the new library at 4330 SE 15th Street. We will reopen in the new location Saturday, March 6 at 10am.

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.

Upcoming Events

Ongoing Events

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Age Group
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Pokémon Party

2/22 @ 8:00am
to
3/5 @ 12:00pm
Choctaw Library
Registration
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Choctaw)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Description:
Can you be the very best at these wild Pokémon crafts and challenges? Try your hand at creating a Pikachu pom pom and learn some real-life versions of Pokémon attacks! Kit pickup is from 2/15 - 2/28. ...

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: 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.

Postcard Reading List

All Day3/1 - 3/6
Del City Library
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Online (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...

All Ages Take Home Craft Kit

All Day3/1 - 3/7
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. ...

K-5 Take Home Kit: Wind and Wings

All Day3/1 - 3/7
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Almonte)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Event Description:
This March we will be exploring the world of air. What happens when the wind blows? How does shape affect speed and direction? All kits are designed for parents and children to work on together. Pick yours up today!...

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.

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

Pre-K Take Home Kit: Wind and Wings

All Day3/1 - 3/7
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Almonte)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Event Description:
This March we will be exploring the world of air. What happens when the wind blows? How does shape affect speed and direction? All kits are designed for parents and children to work on together. Pick yours up today!...

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.

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

Read Across America Dr. Seuss Take Home kit

All Day3/1 - 3/7
Bethany Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Bethany)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 10
Event Description:
Celebrate National Read Across America Day and Dr. Seuss' birthday with a special Dr. Seuss take home activity kit including a copy of The Lorax book, craft, goodies and a list of  "Dr. Seussy" activities to do with your child. &n...

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 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!

Teen Take Home Kit: DIY Pencil Holder

All Day3/1 - 3/7
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Almonte)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
This week's teen take home kit is a DIY pen/pencil holder for your desk. Whether you are learning at home or in a classroom, you can stay organized by decorating your own mug to hold all your writing utensils. All supplies are included. Kits are fi...

Unleash your imagination!

All Day3/1 - 3/26
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Midwest City)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Take Home Kit
Event Description:
Unleash the power of imagination and interactivity! After reading an interactive book similar to Press Here or Let’s Play (Hervé Tullet), pick up a kit and create your own book! ...

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. 

Bethany StoryWalk®

All Day3/1 - 3/31
Bethany Library
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Outside (Bethany)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading, Health & Wellness
Event Description:
Join us for a StoryWalk® around Bethany Library. Enjoy nature and Bethany's walking trails as you read a story. The story changes every month so drop by to catch a different story. When you've reached the end, stop in the library to collect a craf...

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. 

Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Looking for fun and engaging ways to play with your little one at home? Our skilled Children’s Librarians have developed a special take home kit just for you! Our 123! Play with Me at Home! take home kits include 4 fun and engaging activities that...
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Take Home Kit
Event Description:
Looking for fun and engaging ways to play with your little one at home? Our skilled Children’s Librarians have developed a special take home kit just for you! Our 123! Play with Me at Home! take home kits include 4 fun and engaging activities that...
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Online+ Curbside (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Take Home Kit
Event Description:
Looking for fun and engaging ways to play with your little one at home? Our skilled Children’s Librarians have developed a special take home kit just for you! Our 123! Play with Me at Home! take home kits include 4 fun and engaging activities that...
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...

Story Sacks: Teen Book Bags

3/1 @ 8:00am
to
3/31 @ 5:00pm
Belle Isle Library
Registration
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Books & Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
For any teen that loves books, or any teen that maybe needs a little help loving books, our Teen Book Bags are for you! Simply register and answer a few questions about yourself, and we'll select a book for you! We pick out a new book from 2020 th...

Spoticus Around the World Take Home Kit

3/1 @ 9:00am
to
3/7 @ 5:00pm
Bethany Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Bethany)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading, Cultural Experiences, Games & Gaming, Reading Help
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 5
Event Description:
Spoticus is traveling around the world this year. Each month he will be visiting a new country but he needs your help. Solve the puzzles using familiar sight words and complete the craft inside to learn about each new place. This is a great activi...

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 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.

The Booknerds: YA Book Boxes

3/1 @ 9:00am
to
3/7 @ 5:00pm
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Edmond)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Books & Reading, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Description:
Sign up for your own personalized book box, filled with some great new YA reads selected just for YOU. You'll receive 2 new YA books (published in the last 1 to 1.5 years) checked out to your library card along with some fabulous fun treats. When you...

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!

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.

Make and Take Crafts

3/1 @ 9:00am
to
3/13 @ 5:00pm
Choctaw Library
Registration
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Choctaw)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 1
Event Description:
Let your imagination soar at this special arts and crafts program made for little hands! professional librarians will provide you with all the resources you need to take home to spread your artistic wings. Children will have the opportunity to practi...

Let's Celebrate Spring!

3/1 @ 9:00am
to
3/14 @ 6:00pm
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Almonte)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Let’s celebrate spring with a simple and easy take home craft; Fleurs & Jardin container for your home or garden decor. Don’t miss out! Be sure to get this Adult take home kit and experience a pleasant afternoon crafting. All supplies are included. K...

Teen Book Box

3/1 @ 9:00am
to
3/21 @ 6:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Books & Reading, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Description:
Here at the Downtown Library, we’re always looking for fun ways to connect readers with our collection of books. Thus the idea of a library book “subscription” box, a connection between YOU the reader and US, your friendly neighborhood librarians. ...

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!

Letters to Inspiring Women Take Home Kit

3/1 @ 9:00am
to
3/31 @ 8:00pm
Bethany Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Bethany)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 37
Event Description:
Celebrate Women's History Month by penning a letter to a woman who inspires you. No virtual component. Two kits per household please. Available all month long....

Ready, Set, Mo!

3/1 @ 5:00pm
to
3/12 @ 6:00pm
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Passive Program (Choctaw)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Ready, Set, Mo! Mo? That's right! Visit at least 3 Community Libraries (Choctaw, Harrah, Jones, Luther, and Nicoma Park) and enjoy the Mo Willems' books and activities. Take your cell phone, fill out the online survey to enter for a chance to win som...

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. 

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

Ready, Set, Mo!

3/1 @ 5:00pm
to
3/12 @ 6:00pm
Harrah Library
Library Branch: Harrah Library
Room: Passive Program (Harrah)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Ready, Set, Mo! Mo? That's right! Visit at least 3 Community Libraries (Choctaw, Harrah, Jones, Luther, and Nicoma Park) and enjoy the Mo Willems' books and activities. Take your cell phone, fill out the online survey to enter for a chance to win som...

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. 

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