Upcoming Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Location

Children Reading to Dogs

December 17, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
The Village Library
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Children's Area (Village)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading
Event Description:
Want to be a more confident reader? Build "pawsitive" self-esteem and improve your reading skills while reading aloud to certified therapy dogs at the library. This is a recurring event and takes place on the first and third Tuesdays of the month. T...

Holiday On The Hill

December 17, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Capitol Hill Library
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Room 1 + 2 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, Family Programs
Event Description:
Capitol Hill library will be one stop on the Santa Stroll where you can listen to a traditional Christmas story, make a holiday card, and meet and take pictures with Santa.  Other stops on the Santa Stroll will have fun events like a Toy Walk, c...

Math, Science and Language Arts Enrichment

December 17, 2019
4:30pm - 6:15pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Open Study Area (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading, Computers & Technology, Continuing Education, Homework Help, Reading Help, Science & STEAM, Writing
Event Description:
Free, in-person math, science and language arts enrichment and assistance is available for students of all ages. This service is available Tuesdays and Thursdays year round. ...

Holiday Make and Take

December 17, 2019
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Programming Room A (Almonte)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Family Programs
Event Description:

Create, explore, and meet new friends at your neighborhood library! We’ll provide the space and supplies, you supply the creativity!

Family Gamefest

December 17, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Jones Library
Library Branch: Jones Library
Room: Meeting Room (Jones)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Family Programs, Games & Gaming
Event Description:

Take a break! Join us to meet new friends or spend time as a family playing together. Playing tabletop games helps to build skills such as: problem solving, teamwork, spatial reasoning, and communication. Playing games is also a great way to reduce stress and boost your mood! A large assortment of board games will be provided to pick from or you can bring some of your own. Let the fun continue by checking out some of our great gamer guides and activity books to take home.

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. 

DIY GIFTS

December 19, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Bethany Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Bethany)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:

Create, explore, and meet new friends at your neighborhood library! We’ll provide the space and supplies, you supply the creativity!

Children and their caregivers are welcome to Join us in creating fun gifts for the loved ones in their lives!...

Gingerbread Challenge

December 19, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Northwest)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Join us for the annual Gingerbread Challenge!  Can you create an edible confection that can stand on its own as a wintry treat?  Take the challenge and see if your house can pass the test.  Gingerbread house kits and decorations will b...

Unplug at the Library - Games, Puzzles, & More

December 20, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Northwest Library
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Northwest)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Family Programs, Games & Gaming
Event Description:
Turn off the video games for the afternoon and join us at the library for an afternoon of board games, card games, puzzles, & more. ...

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. 

Chess Club

December 20, 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....

Sundays Together

December 22, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Children's Program Room (Downtown)
Age Group: All Ages, Birth-PreK, Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Science & STEAM
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 a art and STEM focused weekly program for the whole family to enjoy. Each month the entire family ...

Home Made Holiday Craft-A-Thon

December 23, 2019
12:00pm - 4:00pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Community & Civics, Family Programs, Writing

Game On Winter Vacay - Ticket to Ride

December 26, 2019
2:00pm - 6:00pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Games & Gaming
Event Description:
Enjoy a relaxing winter day with family neighbors and friends playingTicket to Ride and other immensely popular modern board games ...

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.

Almonte Game Night

December 26, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Programming Room A (Almonte)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Family Programs, Games & Gaming
Event Description:
Do you enjoy playing board games, card games, and/or video games?  Then come by Almonte Library for game night and test your wits and skills in either cooperative or competitive play with your fellow gamers!  Each month we will feature a different ga...

Chess Club

December 27, 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 Movie Night

December 30, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Family Programs, Film & Movies
Event Description:
Come enjoy a seasonal movie and popcorn with family and friends!  ...

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.

Oddly Satisfying Family Party

January 2, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: All Ages, Birth-PreK, Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Are you obsessed with #oddlysatisfying videos on social media? Visit the Choctaw Library to explore all the best trends - kinetic sand, giant orbeez, slime, and much more! We‘ll have several stations set up around the room with a variety of options f...

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. 

Family Movie Night

January 2, 2020
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Capitol Hill Library
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Room 1 + 2 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Family Programs, Film & Movies
Event Description:
Do you want to get out of the house? Do you want to watch a movie without spending a fortune? We've got you covered at Capitol Hill! Join us as we watch a family classic on Thursday, January 2nd. We'll have snacks! ¿Quieren salir de la casa? ¿Quie...

Chess Club

January 3, 2020
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....

The Great Puzzle Race

January 4, 2020
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Northwest)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Games & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Event Description:
Let's celebrate National Puzzle Day! Gather your team of up to 4 people to compete against other groups in a timed jigsaw puzzle competition. Teams will have 60 minutes to put together their puzzle - each team will be working on an exact copy of the ...

Sundays Together

January 5, 2020
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Children's Program Room (Downtown)
Age Group: All Ages, Birth-PreK, Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Science & STEAM
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 a art and STEM focused weekly program for the whole family to enjoy. Each month the entire family ...

Math, Science and Language Arts Enrichment

January 7, 2020
4:15pm - 6:15pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Open Study Area (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading, Homework Help, Reading Help, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Volunteers and library staff provide free homework help and tutoring in Math, Science, Reading and more. Special STEAM presentations and activities are offered on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month. ...

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.

Art Moves- Miho Fisher

January 9, 2020
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Atrium (Downtown)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, Live Performances & Entertainment
Event Description:
Please join us for Art Moves, an Arts Council OKC initiative that provides free arts events in downtown OKC. This performance will be a live performace from Miho Fisher (pianist). ...

Math, Science and Language Arts Enrichment

January 9, 2020
4:15pm - 6:15pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Open Study Area (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading, Homework Help, Reading Help, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Volunteers and library staff provide free homework help and tutoring in Math, Science, Reading and more. Special STEAM presentations and activities are offered on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month. ...

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.

Chess Club

January 10, 2020
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....

Knitting Club

January 11, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
The Village Library
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Village)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Interested in knitting or learning how to knit? Join us as you finish your current project, or simply bring yarn and needles and we will help you get started! The recommended yarn for beginners is "variegated worsted weight" and size 7 or 8 needles. ...

Family Arts & Crafts

January 11, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Jones Library
Library Branch: Jones Library
Room: Meeting Room (Jones)
Age Group: All Ages, Birth-PreK, Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Family Programs
Event Description:
Let's get crafty! Join library staff for arts, crafts and fun. We’ll provide the space and supplies, you supply the creativity! We'll have different projects each month. Contact the library for more information on this month's projects. This is a...

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. 

DIY Bookmarks for Kids

January 12, 2020
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Children's Program Room (Downtown)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading
Event Description:
Start the year off with a new bookmark! We'll learn how to make several bookmarks to start off our reading year right! This program is part of our Sundays Together series which provides opportunities for family creativity every Sunday afternoon. ...