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Winter Reading Forest

All Day 1/16 - 2/29
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Creation Station (Almonte)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Visit Almonte's creation station for share your favorite winter read and decorate a tree for our forest. This is an ongoing passive throughout Winter Reading and found near the children's area at Trinity Lutheran (5701 S May) our temp site.  ...

Disclaimer(s)

Be Advised:  This program may be photographed and/or videotaped for publicity purposes.

By Attending, you consent:  To the use of your voice and likeness in future publicity uses that contain content from this event. If you do not wish to be on camera, please let us know.

For more information visit our Photography & Video Disclaimer

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

BHM Scavenger Hunt

All Day 2/1 - 2/29
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Onsite (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Take-Home Kit
Event Description:
Peek-a-boo! Who can you find throughout the library? Grab a Black History Month Scavenger Month kit at the front desk. Not only will you find historical figures hidden throughout the library, but you will learn about some people you may not have hear...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Spring Teen Book Box Registration

All Day 2/1 - 2/29
Midwest City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Midwest City)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Books & Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Have you heard of those subscription boxes where you pay to receive a personalized box of goodies every month? Well this is just like that, except for free! And with library books! Sign up now for a Spring Teen Subscription Box and receive three them...

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!

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Take Home Kit: Black History Month Knowledge Quizzes

All Day 2/1 - 2/29
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Community & Civics, Continuing Education, Take-Home Kit
Event Description:
Go on a quest for knowledge with Ralph Ellison's annual trivia quiz! The quizzes are take-home kits, so there's plenty of time to test your knowledge. You will get the questions and the answers along with a prize. You can use any resources (books, in...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Book Boxes (Signup)

All Day 2/1 - 2/29
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Books & Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Do you like books? Are you between 12-18? If the answer to both of those are "yes," we have the thing for you! Sign up for a book box and we will try to find you your new favorite book from the Juvenile or Young Adult reading level! We will con...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Fan Fiction/ Fan Art Contest 2024

All Day 2/1 - 3/8
Southern Oaks Library
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Onsite (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Writing
Event Description:
The Southern Oaks Library Fan Fiction and Fan Art contest was founded by John Hilbert. In dedication to John's work, the contest continues to recognize the remarkable talents of people in our community. February 1, 2024 is the first day to submit ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

February Creative Writing Chapbook

02/01/2024 @ 9:00am - 02/29/2024 @ 9:00pm
Warr Acres Library
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Onsite (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Continuing Education, Cultural Experiences, Take-Home Kit, Writing
Event Description:
Have you always wanted to explore creative writing but never had the chance? Pick up one of our creative writing chapbooks filled with creative writing exercises meant to strengthen your creative muscles! ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

February Mindfulness Journal

02/01/2024 @ 9:00am - 02/29/2024 @ 9:00pm
Warr Acres Library
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Onsite (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Description:
It can be difficult to take a moment to stop, slow down, and focus on something that’s good for our well-being. Pick up one of our monthly mindfulness journals filled with prompts to help you focus on your mental health!  ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Frog Finders Challenge

All Day 2/2 - 2/29
Bethany Library
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Onsite (Bethany)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Hop to it and come find these frogs! Once you find all nine, you will receive a prize. (Toads included; please be kind to them.)   ...

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.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Black History Month Scavenger Hunt

All Day 2/3 - 2/29
Southern Oaks Library
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Onsite (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Community & Civics, Cultural Experiences
Event Description:
Celebrate Black History Month at the library with an interactive scavenger hunt. Search throughout the library to uncover the identity of five important figures from Black history. Return your completed scavenger hunt to the desk for a free book (whi...
This event is in the "Birth-PreK" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

StoryQuest: Read Across the Community Libraries

All Day 2/23 - 3/8
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Passive Program (Choctaw)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Join us for our 6th annual Read Across the Community Libraries! This year's theme is StoryQuest -- Adventure at Your Library! Each Community Library (Choctaw, Harrah, Luther, Jones, and Nicoma Park) will host a different craft, activity,...
This event is in the "Birth-PreK" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

StoryQuest: Read Across the Community Libraries

All Day 2/23 - 3/8
Harrah Library
Library Branch: Harrah Library
Room: Passive Program (Harrah)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Join us for our 6th annual Read Across the Community Libraries! This year's theme is StoryQuest -- Adventure at Your Library! Each Community Library (Choctaw, Harrah, Luther, Jones, and Nicoma Park) will host a different craft, activity,...
This event is in the "Birth-PreK" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

StoryQuest: Read Across the Community Libraries

All Day 2/23 - 3/8
Jones Library
Library Branch: Jones Library
Room: Passive Program (Jones)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Join us for our 6th annual Read Across the Community Libraries! This year's theme is StoryQuest -- Adventure at Your Library! Each Community Library (Choctaw, Harrah, Luther, Jones, and Nicoma Park) will host a different craft, activity,...
This event is in the "Birth-PreK" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

StoryQuest: Read Across the Community Libraries

All Day 2/23 - 3/8
Luther Library
Library Branch: Luther Library
Room: Passive Program (Luther)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Join us for our 6th annual Read Across the Community Libraries! This year's theme is StoryQuest -- Adventure at Your Library! Each Community Library (Choctaw, Harrah, Luther, Jones, and Nicoma Park) will host a different craft, activity,...
This event is in the "Birth-PreK" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

StoryQuest: Read Across the Community Libraries

All Day 2/23 - 3/8
Nicoma Park Library
Library Branch: Nicoma Park Library
Room: Passive Program (Nicoma Park)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Join us for our 6th annual Read Across the Community Libraries! This year's theme is StoryQuest -- Adventure at Your Library! Each Community Library (Choctaw, Harrah, Luther, Jones, and Nicoma Park) will host a different craft, activity,...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Celebrating Black Excellence: Claude McKay

02/25/2024 @ 12:00pm - 02/29/2024 @ 9:00pm
Warr Acres Library
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Online (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs, Books & Reading, Continuing Education, Cultural Experiences
Event Description:
To celebrate Black excellence for Black History Month, this week we're looking at Claude McKay. Festus Claudius "Claude" McKay (September 15, 1890 – May 22, 1948) was a Jamaican-American writer and poet, whose work made him an influential figure in t...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Almonte)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Take-Home Kit
Event Description:
Come pick up a Art Kit and create your own art work in the style of African American Artist Romere Bearden.  Kits are first come, first serve as supplies last at: Trinity Lutheran Church 5701 S May Ave, 73119 ...

Disclaimer(s)

Be Advised:  This program may be photographed and/or videotaped for publicity purposes.

By Attending, you consent:  To the use of your voice and likeness in future publicity uses that contain content from this event. If you do not wish to be on camera, please let us know.

For more information visit our Photography & Video Disclaimer

This event is in the "Birth-PreK" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Black art history: Artist Spotlight

All Day 2/26 - 3/3
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Description:
This take-home kit highlights a Black artist, their life, and work, and kids can practice a sample of the artist's work. Our kit will include step-by-step instructions, as well as some (not all) of the materials you'll need. This kit is gre...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

BOOKED: (PICK-UP) ADULT BOOK BOXES

All Day 2/26 - 3/3
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading
Event Description:
Visit the Ralph Ellison Library starting on the last Monday of the month to pick up your book box for this month. Registrants you will have one week (until Sunday) to pick up your box.  This service is for adults who registered for book boxes...

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!

This event is in the "Birth-PreK" group.

123! Play with Me!

9:00am - 10:00am
Capitol Hill Library
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Children's Area (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Continuing Education
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...
This event is in the "Birth-PreK" group.

Wiggly Wednesdays

9:00am - 10:00am
Belle Isle Library
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Description:
Join us as we read stories, sing songs, play, and move and groove. Littles will naturally gain pre literacy skills as they have fun. Caretakers will have the opportunity to connect with other adults. And magical experiences will be had by all. This p...

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. 

This event is in the "Birth-PreK" group.

Toddler Playtime (Ages 1-3)

9:30am - 10:00am
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: **STAFF USE ONLY** Meeting Room C (Edmond)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Books & Reading, Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0

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 is in the "Birth-PreK" group.

Toddler Time (Ages 1-3)

9:30am - 10:15am
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Program Room (Northwest)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Calling all Toddlers, ages 1 to 3, and their caregivers! What will be going on at the library today? Something exciting just for you! We will rotate between playtime, storytime, parachute play, or music play; but no matter what we are doing we will h...

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.

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to be in attendance and be engaged with your child for this program. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Stay Active & Independent for Life (SAIL)

10:00am - 11:00am
Library Online
Registration
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 493
Event Description:
Seniors stay active and independent! SAIL is designed to increase muscle strength, range of movement and improve activities for daily living. A chair is used for seated exercises and standing support and class can be modified depending on fitness lev...

Disclaimer(s)

This event is an online event offered through video and web conferencing software.  If you register for this program, you will be emailed the link to connect digitally.   Please note, you may need to install an app or computer application to attend this program.  If you have any issues connecting, please reach out to askalibrarian@metrolibrary.org.