Upcoming Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Location

Toddler Storytime

May 21, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Books & Reading, Child Development & Parenting, Storytimes
Event Description:
Join us for a storytime at your neighborhood library! Skilled librarians will introduce little ones to the library and show parents and caregivers invaluable information on reading readiness and create excitement about reading. Connect with others wh...

Toddler Storytime

May 21, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Belle Isle Library
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Meeting Room ABC (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Books & Reading, Child Development & Parenting
Event Description:

Join us for a storytime at your neighborhood library! Skilled librarians will introduce little ones to the library and show parents and caregivers invaluable information on reading readiness and create excitement about reading. Connect with others while enjoying stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and more!

Playtime is offered immediately after this program. Program is not offered on weeks with holiday closures. ...

Grow With Google: Computer Basics & Resume Booster

May 21, 2019
9:30am - 11:30am
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Teen Area (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Continuing Education
Registration Required
Event Description:
Feeling left behind in the digital age? This is the program for you! Learn basic computer skills - search for information, create documents, use email, set up social media accounts, find jobs, keep your personal information safe, and have fun online...

Adult Basic Reading

May 21, 2019
9:30am - 11:30am
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Continuing Education

123! Play with Me!

May 21, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
The Village Library
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Village)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Storytimes
Event Description:

123! Play with Me! is a four-week series for babies, toddlers, preschoolers, parents, and caregivers. Fun and play-based, this program provides an environment rich with toys, books, and art activities and an opportunity for families to spend time together, make new friends, and talk one-on-one with early childhood and family support specialists.

This is a recurring event and takes place every Tuesday in May. This event is held at multiple libraries....

Playtime

May 21, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Belle Isle Library
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Meeting Room ABC (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting
Event Description:

Sharing in playtime is an excellent way to help children build social skills, promote learning, and discover that the library is a destination for fun! Children will have the opportunity to practice skills such as: following directions, socializing with others, using language, and using small and large muscles. Come meet new friends, bond with your little one, and explore the many resources your neighborhood library has to offer!

This event does not meet on weeks with holiday closures. ...

Lady Crafters

May 21, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Nicoma Park Library
Library Branch: Nicoma Park Library
Room: Meeting Room (Nicoma Park)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Description:
Join us and create crafts suitable for the season. All materials are provided.This is a recurring event that takes place on the third Tuesday of the month....

Preschool Storytime

May 21, 2019
10:30am - 11:15am
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Books & Reading, Child Development & Parenting, Storytimes
Event Description:
Join us for a storytime at your neighborhood library! Skilled librarians will introduce little ones to the library and show parents and caregivers invaluable information on reading readiness and create excitement about reading. Connect with others wh...

Lunch Bunch Book Club

May 21, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Jim Thorpe Conference Room (Downtown)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Do you like meeting new people, trying new book suggestions, or just reading and sharing ideas? If so, bring your lunch and join us to discuss this month's book club selection. The book selection for May is Heads You Lose by Lisa Lutz. Reserve you...

Tech Help

May 21, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Capitol Hill Library
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Study Room 2 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business & Finance, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Confused about computers or the internet? Struggling with a job application or resume? Can't figure out how to download apps or books to your mobile device? We can help!  Our trainers can answer your questions about any basic technology issues, ...

Children Reading to Dogs

May 21, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
The Village Library
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Children's Area (Village)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading, Reading Help
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. This event is held at multiple libraries....

Lil' Al's Book Club

May 21, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Programming Room A (Almonte)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Child Development & Parenting
Event Description:
Like to read and meet other kids your age who enjoy a good book?  Come join us for Lil' Al's Book Club!  There will be snacks, games, and other activities related to this month's title.  Stop by or call to find out this month's book....

Capitol Hill After School Events

May 21, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Capitol Hill Library
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Room 1 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Teens, Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM, Arts & Crafts
Event Description:
Come by Capitol Hill after school if you're looking for something fun to do.  We will have different activities and crafts available to create at your own pace and enjoy with friends. Similar programs exist at multiple libraries....

Basic English as a Second Language (ESL)

May 21, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Classroom B (Edmond)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Continuing Education
Registration Required
Event Description:
Improve your English in this class made possible by the Community Literacy Centers. This basic level class meets every Tuesday and Thursday from 4:00-6:00 pm. Contact Community Literacy Centers for more information or to join the wait list.  ...

Tutors Math, Science and Reading Enrichment

May 21, 2019
4:00pm - 6:30pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Open Study Area (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Science & STEAM, Continuing Education
Event Description:
Our tutors are here to help with homework, exam prep, ACT/SAT Prep and more. All ages, all levels, all welcome!...

LEGO Club

May 21, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Family Place (Midwest City)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Science & STEAM
Event Description:

Join other LEGO fans to engineer some fun! Imagine, create, play, and learn as we build with LEGOs.

This is a recurring event and takes place the first and third Tuesday of each month....

Total Wellness with OCCHD

May 21, 2019
5:15pm - 6:15pm
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Midwest City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Description:
The Total Wellness program provides FREE interactive weight loss classes for Oklahoma County residents to help prevent diabetes and heart disease. Classes meet one hour every week for eight weeks. All class participants have a goal of losing 5% of th...

Book a Librarian

May 21, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Midwest City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Teen Room (Midwest City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Continuing Education, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Need help with a computer task or research project? Want to learn more about your new phone or tablet? Need help using one of our library's databases or creating a resume? Then sign up for Book a Librarian! Book a Librarian allows you an hour of one-...

Seed Savers Exchange

May 21, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Friends Room (Downtown)
Age Group: All Ages, Adults
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Learn the background of seed libraries and the best strategies for saving seeds. Participate in a seed swap demonstration activity. This event is free! Led by Philip Kauth, Ph.D., Director of Preservation. Philip joined Seed Savers Exchange in 2013 a...

Children Reading to Dogs

May 21, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Warr Acres Library
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Continuing Education
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 the third Tuesday of each month.This event is held at multiple libraries....

Children Reading to Dogs

May 21, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Edmond Library
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Children’s Area (Edmond)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading, Reading Help
Event Description:
Young readers build "pawsitive" self-esteem, self-confidence and improve their reading skills while reading aloud to certified therapy dogs.This is a recurring event and takes place on the first and third Tuesdays of the month. This event is held at ...

Intermediate English as a Second Language (ESL)

May 21, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Classroom B (Edmond)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Continuing Education
Registration Required
Event Description:
Join instructors from the Community Literacy Centers and Edmond Library to learn English while improving your technology skills. This intermediate level class meets every Tuesday and Thursday from 6:30-8:30 pm. This program is a partnership between M...

Fresh From the Market

May 21, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Choctaw Library
Registration
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Description:
Not sure how to pick fresh fruits and vegetables or what to do with them once you buy them? Join OSU Extension Specialist, Taylor Conner, to learn how to tell what fruits and vegetables are in season and if they are ripe. Sample some fresh produce an...

Mother Goose on the Loose

May 22, 2019
9:00am - 10:00am
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Family Place (Midwest City)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Storytimes
Event Description:

Hey, Diddle Diddle-- Kids and families will love Mother Goose on the Loose ®! Mother Goose on the Loose ® is a play-based early literacy program that uses books, puppets, flannel pieces, music, and movement to bring language and literacy to life! Join us for this exciting, innovative program for young children.

**Groups of 10 or more please contact the library. This is a recurring event and takes place every Wednesday. Similar events are held at multiple libraries....

123! Play with Me!

May 22, 2019
9:30am - 10:30am
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Classroom AB (Edmond)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 40
Event Description:
Playing with your baby or toddler is not only important for bonding but is also an educational experience for your child. We are providing a special time for you to come to the library and spend one-on-one time playing with your little one. A differe...

Wonder Wednesdays

May 22, 2019
9:30am - 10:30am
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Children's Area (Almonte)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Books & Reading, Child Development & Parenting, Health & Wellness
Event Description:
Come join us on a journey of playful learning - a special weekly get together created just for little ones and their caregivers.  Activities will include music, movement, stories, and playtime adventures for children under 5.  A library professional ...