Upcoming Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Location

Little Hands Art Camp

September 20, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Edmond)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Child Development & Parenting
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Join us for an early childhood art program for you and your little ones! A librarian will read a story connected to the art project, then guide caregivers and children through the art making process. This session is specifically designed for babies a...

123! Play with Me!

September 20, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Warr Acres Library
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Warr Acres)
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 Friday in September.  This event is held at multiple libraries. ...

Messy Art

September 20, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Jones Library
Library Branch: Jones Library
Room: Meeting Room (Jones)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytimes
Event Description:
Make a mess! We promise it’s okay. Come join us as we create interactive experiences for your child to create art through their own process. Hands? Fingers? Toes? You got ‘em...let’s use ‘em...to make ART! ...

Preschool Art Time

September 20, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Children's Area (Midwest City)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytimes
Event Description:
Creating simple art is one of the building blocks of a child's development. Research proves that the process develops fine motor skills and aids in language development, problem-solving skills, and critical thinking skills. Join us for an art-inspire...

Community, Coffee, & Conversation

September 20, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Children's Area (Almonte)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Community & Civics
Event Description:
Join us for coffee and conversation. Meet some of your neighbors and community members while connecting through conversation, creativity, and sharing. Enjoy books, board games, puzzles, dominoes, and cards. Looking for your next great read? Take this...

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.

Little Hands Art Camp

September 20, 2019
11:00am - 11:45am
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Edmond)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Child Development & Parenting
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Description:
Join us for an early childhood art program for you and your little ones! A librarian will read a story connected to the art project, then guide caregivers and children through the art making process. This session is specifically designed for children...

Quilting Club

September 20, 2019
11:00am - 3:00pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Do you enjoy quilting? Would you like to connect with other area quilters? The Ralph Ellison Library’s quilting club meets Mondays and Fridays from 11AM to 3PM. All levels welcome. ...

Grow with Google: Coding Club

September 20, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Choctaw Library
Registration
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 5
Event Description:
Youth ages 9-14 will learn coding and computer programming skills, and use those skills to create their own games and projects! Prior coding knowledge is welcome but not necessary.  This is an 8-week course and participants are expected to parti...

Chess Club

September 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....

Noche De Cuentos: Storytelling with Xavier Garza

September 20, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Capitol Hill Library
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Room 2 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Author Events
Event Description:
Celebrate the power of storytelling and Hispanic Heritage month with a visit from award winning author and illustrator Xavier Garza.  Garza has performed his stories in venues throughout Texas, Arizona, the state of Washington, and now Oklahoma....

Day of Mindfulness Kickoff

September 21, 2019
9:30am - 10:15am
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Friends Room (Downtown)
Age Group: All Ages, Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 58
Event Description:
Join the team from Awake OKC for a day of mindfulness, meditation, and wellness.  The kickoff talk, Taming Your Wild Mind with Dr. Shanna Teel, is here at the Downtown Library! The intent behind Day of Mindfulness is to ra...

Saturday Storytime

September 21, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: 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...

Storytime Saturdays

September 21, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Children's Program Room (Downtown)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Storytimes
Event Description:
A story time for the entire family at your Downtown Library! Join us as skilled librarians introduce little ones to the library and show parents/caregivers invaluable information on reading readiness and creating excitement about reading. We will rea...

Art Time

September 21, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Description:
Creating simple art is one of the building blocks of a child's development. Research proves that the process develops fine motor skills and aids in language development, problem-solving skills, and critical thinking skills. Join us for an art inspire...

DIY Succulent Book Planter

September 21, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Warr Acres Library
Registration
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 5
Event Description:
Join us for a fun morning of crafting using old recycled books – you’ll leave with your own tiny succulent. Learn a little about succulent care as well! We will provide the supplies for this fun adults-only program, so please register....

STEAM Saturday

September 21, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Wright Library
Library Branch: Wright Library
Room: Meeting Space (Wright)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Come explore different Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math topics in our STEAM Saturday program. This program gives kids a chance to play and build with a variety of educational materials, tools, and toys. Kids will learn by doing as we ...

Science Saturday: Alternative Energy

September 21, 2019
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Warr Acres Library
Registration
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Description:
Come explore in our Science Saturday programs. We will have hands-on activities for grade-schoolers to develop critical thinking and creativity skills.This is a recurring event and takes place the third Saturday of each month.  This month we ...

Between the Covers Book Club

September 21, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Del City Library
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading
Event Description:
Come join our Between the Covers Book Club every third Saturday from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm at the Del City Library. September brings Bad Men & Wicked Women by Eric Jerome Dickey. At the beginning of each month, test your knowledge by picking up a scave...

Inspired Readers at Ralph Ellison Library Book Club

September 21, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs, Books & Reading, Continuing Education, Cultural Experiences
Event Description:

Calling all readers! Looking to build community and challenge yourself to discover new, exciting tales? If so, then look no further! Come meet new friends, read new books, and enjoy lively conversation at your neighborhood library.

Book, article, and/or publication readings and discussions for adults of all ages....

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.

YA BookNerds Book Club

September 21, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Edmond Library
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room C (Edmond)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading
Event Description:
This is program open to teens twelve and up and adults who love YA fiction. Each month we select hot new reads and members' choice reads to critique and discuss together. September's reads will be Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard, Eragon by Christopher ...

Sundays Together

September 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, DIY & Hobbies, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Join us every Sunday afternoon as we come together to make something awesome! Stretch your creativity and build together! Suitable for the entire family! ...

Bilingual Esperanto Bilingüe

September 22, 2019
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Capitol Hill Library
Registration
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Room 2 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading, Continuing Education, Cultural Experiences
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Description:
Learn a new language in six weeks! Over 100 years ago, a language was invented to bring communities together. This once-weekly class will take you from the basics to conversation in Esperanto, the international language. ¡Aprenda un idioma en se...

123! Play with Me!

September 23, 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:

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 the last four Mondays in September.  This event is held at multiple libraries. ...

Quilting Club

September 23, 2019
9:00am - 12:00pm
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Midwest City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Continuing Education
Event Description:
Perpetuate the quilting art form. Join the Soldier Creek Quilting Group with your willingness to learn and share all forms of quilting. No experience is necessary. This is a recurring event and takes place very Monday....

Baby Storytime

September 23, 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: 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 while enjoying stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and more!

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

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. 

Playtime

September 23, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
Belle Isle Library
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Meeting Room ABC (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Storytimes
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. ...

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. 

Preschool Storytime

September 23, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room C (Edmond)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Books & Reading, Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Description:
A story time just for you at your neighborhood library! Skilled librarians will introduce little ones to the library and show parents/caregivers invaluable information on reading readiness and create excitement about reading. Connect with others whil...