Upcoming Events

Ongoing Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Location

Summer Reading 2020

All Day6/1 - 7/31
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading
Event Description:
It's time to Imagine Your Story by registering for Summer Reading 2020!  This summer participate in our annual Summer Reading Program for all ages.  You'll have opportunities to earn points throughout the summer to help us reach o...

LitFest Online

All Day7/1 - 7/31
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Writing
Event Description:
Join us for our 3rd annual LitFest! Writers of all ages, skill levels, mediums, and genres are welcome. Enjoy the opportunity to learn from industry professionals on a variety of topics, all online, all at your own pace. ...
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Northwest)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
No one has captured the art of storytelling quite like Disney. With their timeless popularity, Disney’s stories provide an excellent vehicle for getting young fans excited about science! This program will be designed as an opportunity for children to...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per registrant.  If you have multiple children needing a kit, please register them individually to ensure that kits are appropriately distributed.  Do not use the Special Notes section to add additional registrants.  

Thank you for your help!

Test Event

July 10, 2020
8:00am - 9:00am
Almonte Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Children's Area (Almonte)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting
Event Description:
Test ...

Music with Ginger Online Program

July 10, 2020
9:00am - 9:15am
The Village Library
Registration
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Offsite (The Village)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 34
Event Description:
Have you missed Music with Ginger? Miss Ginger will be providing our “normal” Musictime via private link! To participate and receive information about the program, you MUST register before the deadline of Friday July 10th at 9:00am! On Friday at ...

Online Yoga for Beginners

July 10, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Description:
Join us online for this special yoga program for beginners.  Yoga has numerous benefits, such as increased flexibility, improved muscle strength, increased blood flow, better posture, balance, and more! Learn about deep breathing and full bod...

Neighborhood Arts: RACE Dance Collective

July 10, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Live Performances & Entertainment
Event Description:
Move to the Groove of Hip Hop with Race Dance Collective. Watch - Learn - Dance with us. Schedule of RACE Dance Performances: Premieres on Facebook, YouTube, IGTV July 6 – 3pm  Facebook Live, YouTube Live July 8 – ...

Chess Club Online

July 10, 2020
4:00pm - 5:30pm
The Village Library
Registration
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Zoom (The Village)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Games & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
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.

This event is an online event through chess.com. Registration is required to receive the invitation to the online club and weekly live tournaments. ...

Science Museum - Outlander Take Home Kit Pickup

All Day7/11 - 7/22
Choctaw Library
Registration
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Choctaw)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Enter the world of Outlander where protagonist Claire Fraser, a 20th century nurse, is magically whisked back to 1740s Scotland. In her new life, she deftly interacts with the medical practices, superstitious beliefs, and everyday life of the time. I...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per registrant.  If you have multiple children needing a kit, please register them individually to ensure that kits are appropriately distributed.  Do not use the Special Notes section to add additional registrants.  

Thank you for your help!

Online Storytime

July 11, 2020
9:30am - 10:30am
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading, Storytimes
Event Description:
Join us for a storytime at your library online! This storytime will be on Facebook Live every Saturday.  Skilled librarians will introduce little ones to the magic of stories and share invaluable information on reading readiness with par...

OKC Mobile Market

July 11, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Capitol Hill Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Offsite (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Description:
The OKC Mobile Market will bring a mobile produce truck to CH to donate free produce to community members. ...

Animal Crossing Hangout for Adults!

July 11, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Online
Registration
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Games & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Description:
Adults can play Animal Crossing too! Join us Saturday July 11th for an Animal Crossing Hangout. Participate in a fishing tournament, run through a maze, search for hidden gnomes and more! Island codes will be posted just before the event. Registra...

Science Museum - Outlander Take Home Kit Pickup

All Day7/12 - 7/23
Midwest City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Midwest City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Description:
Enter the world of Outlander where protagonist Claire Fraser, a 20th century nurse, is magically whisked back to 1740s Scotland. In her new life, she deftly interacts with the medical practices, superstitious beliefs, and everyday life of the time. I...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per registrant.  If you have multiple children needing a kit, please register them individually to ensure that kits are appropriately distributed.  Do not use the Special Notes section to add additional registrants.  

Thank you for your help!

Sundays Together Online

July 12, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
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 an art weekly program for the whole family to enjoy. Join us on Facebook Live as we s...

JobNow Tour and Resume Lab

July 12, 2020
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Library Online
Registration
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Careers & Jobs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Description:
Looking for resume and employment help, but not sure where to go during this unusual time? We've got you covered! Join us on Zoom for a virtual tour of JobNow. JobNow features job and career resources such as chatting with a live job coaching expert,...

Neighborhood Arts: Dustin Cooper

July 13, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Live Performances & Entertainment
Event Description:
In the Little Folk Sing-Along, Dustin Cooper sings and plays traditional (and not so traditional) folk style songs on guitar/ukulele. His music often features a fandom spin to please both parents and their little folk alike. Schedule of Dustin Coo...

Remote Teen Book Club

July 13, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Zoom (Choctaw)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Clubs, Books & Reading
Event Description:

Are you a book-a-holic? If so, then look no further! Come meet new friends, read new books, and enjoy thought-provoking, teen-led discussions at your neighborhood library.

This book club was created with homeschooled teens in mind, but all teens are invited! This is a recurring event and takes place every other Tuesday. A similar club exists at multiple libraries. ...

Neighborhood Arts: OKC Improv

July 13, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Live Performances & Entertainment
Event Description:
Imagine your story with OKC Improv as they present a show full of games and hilarity each time they perform, but they can only do it with help from you, the audience! Audience suggestions and participation fuel the funny in this family friendly show ...

OKC Museum of Art - Pop Power! Sculpture for Teens + Kit Pickup

July 13, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Zoom (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Description:
Mold with model magic and explore Pop Art. Join an OKCMOA teaching artist to learn about the summer exhibition Pop Power from Warhol to Koons: Masterworks from the Collection of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundat...

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.

Science Camp 2020

July 13, 2020
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Library Online
Registration
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Science Camp 2020 is here! Join us for a week of fun and learning as we wonder, explore, and discover together! This year's theme is physics: the science of how things move. Everything is provided*, all you need to do is register to join the fun!** ...

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 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.

LitFest Online: Jeff Provine

July 13, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Writing
Event Description:
Tune in as we talk to paranormal expert, Jeff Provine. Through his experience researching and writing about haunted locations across Oklahoma and running public ghost tours, he is well versed in all things ghostly. Jeff will go in depth on what it ta...

Zumba!

July 13, 2020
6:45pm - 7:45pm
Choctaw Library
Registration
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Zoom (Choctaw)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 97
Event Description:
Skip the gym and dance to get fit! This high-energy class is set to upbeat music and features dance numbers choreographed by an instructor. You don't need to be a great dancer to feel welcome. Work at your own pace and most importantly enjoy yourself...

Black Poetry Reading and General Poetry Writing Workshop

July 13, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Online
Registration
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Cultural Experiences
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Description:
Storytime isn't just for kids anymore! Join us as we read selections from 'Dated Emcees' by Chinaka Hodge and 'Night Angler' by Geffrey M. Davis. There will be a poetry writing lab following the reading. We'll have exercises prepared to spark creati...
Registration
Library Branch: Nicoma Park Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Nicoma Park)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Description:
Take a thought-provoking journey through the fantastical world of Deborah Harkness’ All Souls Trilogy. Adults will get the chance to explore the mystery of what makes us who we are in this alchemical melding of science and magic, herb lore and histor...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per registrant.  If you have multiple children needing a kit, please register them individually to ensure that kits are appropriately distributed.  Do not use the Special Notes section to add additional registrants.  

Thank you for your help!

Registration
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Bethany)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Description:
Take a thought-provoking journey through the fantastical world of Deborah Harkness’ All Souls Trilogy. Adults will get the chance to explore the mystery of what makes us who we are in this alchemical melding of science and magic, herb lore and histor...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per registrant.  If you have multiple children needing a kit, please register them individually to ensure that kits are appropriately distributed.  Do not use the Special Notes section to add additional registrants.  

Thank you for your help!

Registration
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Online+ Curbside (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 26
Event Description:
No one has captured the art of storytelling quite like Disney. With their timeless popularity, Disney’s stories provide an excellent vehicle for getting young fans excited about science! This program will be designed as an opportunity for children to...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per registrant.  If you have multiple children needing a kit, please register them individually to ensure that kits are appropriately distributed.  Do not use the Special Notes section to add additional registrants.  

Thank you for your help!

Take Home Tuesday : Early Childhood

July 14, 2020
9:00am - 9:15am
The Village Library
Registration
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Online + Curbside (The Village)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Enjoy science, art, and literacy activities from home with these prepared activity kits! Supplies are limited. Please register to reserve your kit, then pick it up curbside along with your library materials. Kits must be picked up within one week of ...