LIBRARY CLOSURES:
The Belle Isle Library is closed and will reopen at its temporary location (3621 NW Expressway) in mid-August. Please watch this page for updates. 
NOTICE:
To better protect our customers and staff, all Metro libraries are only offering Curbside and online services. Visit this page for more information.  

Upcoming Events

Ongoing Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Location

Shrinky Dink Take and Make Kits

All Day8/2 - 8/8
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Zoom (Del City)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Create your own custom keychains with Shrinky Dink materials. Kit is available for all ages. Pickup materials using our curbside service....

Dungeons & Dragons Take and Make Kits

All Day8/9 - 8/15
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Del City)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Games & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
This kit includes all of the resources you'll need for getting started with Dungeons & Dragons, including a dice set, character creation information, and book and online resources on how to play the game. Pick up materials using the Del City Library ...

JobNow Tour and Resume Lab

August 10, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Zoom (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Careers & Jobs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12

Between the Covers Book Club - ZOOM Edition!

August 15, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Del City Library
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Zoom (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs, Books & Reading
Event Description:
  Register and join our Between the Covers Book Club (Zoom Edition). We will meet each month on the third Saturday from 3:00 p.m.  to 4:00 p.m.  Once registered, we will send you the current month's Scavenger Hunt and Zoom link to j...

Embroidery Take and Make Kits

All Day8/16 - 8/22
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: All-Purpose Room A (Del City)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Games & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
This kit includes everything you will need to complete a small embroidery project, and is for available for all ages. Pick up materials using the Del City Library curbside service....

PLANT SEEDS TOGETHER!

August 16, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Zoom (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Description:
Join us online for an amateur seed planting adventure! We will be demonstrating and sharing together small container planting of various seeds. We will meet online (ZOOM) once a month to share with each other about how our plants are doing. If you ar...

Virtual Coloring and Cookies

August 17, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Zoom (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, DIY & Hobbies, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Description:
Coloring is not just for kids anymore. Join other adults online, experience the relaxation and stress reduction that comes with coloring your own masterpiece! If you are in the Del City area, drop by the library, pick up a bag with coloring sheets...

Comic Book Chat: Zoom Edition

August 19, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Zoom (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Description:
Find yourself missing the DC Graphic Novel Book Club? Just because we're physically distanced doesn't mean we can't be social! Join us on Zoom for a chat about all things comic books. What are you reading? What are you looking forward to? Who is the ...

Adult Board Game Night: Zoom Edition!

August 20, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Zoom (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Games & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Description:
Physical distancing doesn't mean you can't be social! Join us for a virtual board game night held over Zoom. Come and play classic favorites like Scattegories, Taboo, and others! Board games promote creativity and foster positive skills like sportsma...

Paint by Numbers Take and Make

All Day8/23 - 8/29
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: All-Purpose Room B (Del City)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Games & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Create your own masterpiece with this easy paint by number kit. Pick up materials using the Del City Library curbside service. Kit available for all ages....

Zoom Poetry Slam!

August 24, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Del City Library
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Zoom (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Writing
Event Description:
Calling all writers! Join us on Zoom for an informal poetry slam! Meet and mingle with fellow amateur authors, read your work out loud, and share your inspiration. This is an environment in which local authors can network, share their writing, and of...
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Zoom (Del City)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, DIY & Hobbies, Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Are you interested in writing? Submit your very own short story for a chance to earn prizes! Join us on September 10th at 6:00PM for a virtual Short Story reading where you will have the option to read your story aloud to your peers. Participation in...

Library Closed

All Day
All Branches
Branches:
Almonte Library, Belle Isle Library, Bethany Library, Capitol Hill Library, Choctaw Library, Del City Library, Downtown Library, Edmond Library, Harrah Library, Jones Library, Luther Library, Midwest City Library, Nicoma Park Library, Northwest Library, Ralph Ellison Library, Service Center, Southern Oaks Library, The Village Library, Warr Acres Library, Wright Library, Off Site, Library Online, All Locations
Description:
Even though the library is closed, you can visit our website to browser our collection, checkout and download eMaterials (eBooks, audiobooks, movies, and TV series), plus use one of our many eResources to research and learn.  ...

Library Closed

All Day
All Branches
Branches:
Almonte Library, Belle Isle Library, Bethany Library, Capitol Hill Library, Choctaw Library, Del City Library, Downtown Library, Edmond Library, Harrah Library, Jones Library, Luther Library, Midwest City Library, Nicoma Park Library, Northwest Library, Ralph Ellison Library, Service Center, Southern Oaks Library, The Village Library, Warr Acres Library, Wright Library, Off Site, Library Online, All Locations
Description:
Even though the library is closed, you can visit our website to browser our collection, checkout and download eMaterials (eBooks, audiobooks, movies, and TV series), plus use one of our many eResources to research and learn.  ...

Teen Short Story Reading

September 10, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Zoom (Del City)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, DIY & Hobbies, Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Join us for a live reading of original writing by teen authors! All works must be submitted to the Teen Short Story Contest. Participants do not have to read their work in order to attend the reading. Email askalibrarian@metrolibrary.org for more ...

Comic Book Chat: Zoom Edition

September 16, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Zoom (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Description:
Does social distancing have you missing the magical experience of geeking out about comics with friends? Just because we're physically distanced doesn't mean we can't be social! Join us on Zoom for a chat about all things comic books. What are you re...

Adult Board Game Night: Zoom Edition!

September 17, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Zoom (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Games & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Description:
Physical distancing doesn't mean you can't be social! Join us for a virtual board game night held over Zoom. Come and play classic favorites like Scattegories, Taboo, and others! Each sessions top winner will win a prize. Board games promote creativi...

Between the Covers Virtual Book Club

September 19, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Del City Library
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs, Books & Reading
Event Description:
Come join our Between the Covers Book Club every third Saturday at 3:00 p.m. at the Del City Library. At the beginning of each month, test your knowledge by picking up a scavenger hunt questionnaire! Return the questionnaire to our service desk for a...

PLANT SEEDS TOGETHER!

September 20, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Zoom (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Description:
Join us online for an amateur seed planting adventure! We will be demonstrating and sharing together small container planting of various seeds. We will meet online (ZOOM) once a month to share with each other about how our plants are doing. If you ar...

Virtual Coloring and Cookies

September 21, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Zoom (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, DIY & Hobbies, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Description:
Coloring is not just for kids anymore. Join other adults online, experience the relaxation and stress reduction that comes with coloring your own masterpiece! If you are in the Del City area, drop by the library, pick up a bag with coloring sheets...

Library Closed

All Day
All Branches
Branches:
Almonte Library, Belle Isle Library, Bethany Library, Capitol Hill Library, Choctaw Library, Del City Library, Downtown Library, Edmond Library, Harrah Library, Jones Library, Luther Library, Midwest City Library, Nicoma Park Library, Northwest Library, Ralph Ellison Library, Service Center, Southern Oaks Library, The Village Library, Warr Acres Library, Wright Library, Off Site, Library Online, All Locations
Description:
Even though the library is closed, you can visit our website to browser our collection, checkout and download eMaterials (eBooks, audiobooks, movies, and TV series), plus use one of our many eResources to research and learn.  ...

Between the Covers Book Club

October 17, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Del City Library
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs, Books & Reading
Event Description:
Come join our Between the Covers Book Club every third Saturday at 3:00 p.m. at the Del City Library. At the beginning of each month, test your knowledge by picking up a scavenger hunt questionnaire! Return the questionnaire to our service desk for a...

PLANT SEEDS TOGETHER!

October 18, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Zoom (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Join us online for an amateur seed planting adventure! We will be demonstrating and sharing together small container planting of various seeds. We will meet online (ZOOM) once a month to share with each other about how our plants are doing. If you ar...

PLANT SEEDS TOGETHER!

November 15, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Zoom (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Join us online for an amateur seed planting adventure! We will be demonstrating and sharing together small container planting of various seeds. We will meet online (ZOOM) once a month to share with each other about how our plants are doing. If you ar...

Between the Covers Book Club

November 21, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Del City Library
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs, Books & Reading
Event Description:
Come join our Between the Covers Book Club every third Saturday at 3:00 p.m. at the Del City Library. At the beginning of each month, test your knowledge by picking up a scavenger hunt questionnaire! Return the questionnaire to our service desk for a...

Library Close @ 6pm

6:00pm - 9:00pm
Some Branches
Branches:
Almonte Library, Belle Isle Library, Bethany Library, Capitol Hill Library, Choctaw Library, Del City Library, Downtown Library, Edmond Library, Harrah Library, Jones Library, Luther Library, Midwest City Library, Nicoma Park Library, Northwest Library, Ralph Ellison Library, Service Center, Southern Oaks Library, The Village Library, Warr Acres Library, Wright Library, Off Site, All Locations

Library Closed

All Day
All Branches
Branches:
Almonte Library, Belle Isle Library, Bethany Library, Capitol Hill Library, Choctaw Library, Del City Library, Downtown Library, Edmond Library, Harrah Library, Jones Library, Luther Library, Midwest City Library, Nicoma Park Library, Northwest Library, Ralph Ellison Library, Service Center, Southern Oaks Library, The Village Library, Warr Acres Library, Wright Library, Off Site, Library Online, All Locations
Description:
Even though the library is closed, you can visit our website to browser our collection, checkout and download eMaterials (eBooks, audiobooks, movies, and TV series), plus use one of our many eResources to research and learn.  ...