Upcoming Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Location

Sensory Playtime

May 22, 2019
9:30am - 11:00am
Northwest Library
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Northwest)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting
Event Description:
Sensory Play for children Birth - 5 years old Spending time stimulating senses helps children develop cognitively, linguistically, socially and emotionally, physically and creatively.  During this sensory play time, various stations will be set up an...

Wednesday Cafe

May 22, 2019
9:30am - 11:00am
Edmond Library
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Classroom D (Edmond)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Books & Reading
Event Description:
Visit us for a little caffeine and conversation! At this come-and-go event you can enjoy a cup of tea or coffee with friends, and we'll be there to answer questions about library services and events. There will also be a selection of new material fo...

Mother Goose on the Loose

May 22, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
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....

Storytime

May 22, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Del City Library
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Del City)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Description:
A storytime just for you at your neighborhood library! A professional librarian will introduce little ones to the library and show parents/caregivers invaluable information on reading readiness and create excitement about reading. Connect with others...

Coffee and Dominoes

May 22, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Nicoma Park Library
Library Branch: Nicoma Park Library
Room: Meeting Room (Nicoma Park)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading, Arts & Crafts
Event Description:
Join us for conversation and some friendly rounds of dominoes. Don't know how to play? We'll teach you! Just stop by and join in the fun. This is a recurring club event and takes place every Wednesday. Similar clubs exist at multiple libraries....

123! Play with Me!

May 22, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
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...

123! Play with Me!/123! Juega conmigo!

May 22, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Continuing Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 22
Event Description:
123! Play with Me! 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 ...

Total Wellness with OCCHD

May 22, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Capitol Hill Library
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Room 1 + 2 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Continuing Education
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...

Children Reading to Dogs

May 22, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Jones Library
Library Branch: Jones Library
Room: Meeting Room (Jones)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Continuing Education, Child Development & Parenting
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 every Wednesday.This event is held at multiple libraries....

Deal 'Em: Cards, Dominoes, Dice & More

May 22, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Harrah Library
Library Branch: Harrah Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Games & Gaming
Event Description:
Shuffle and Deal! Get ready to put down the device, step away from the screen and get ready to revisit old favorites or learn new challenges. This gaming opportunity will encourage participants to communicate with partners, think strategically, count...

Capitol Hill After School Events

May 22, 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....

Citizenship Classes

May 22, 2019
4:30pm - 6:00pm
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Classroom D (Edmond)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Continuing Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Description:
Do you want to learn more about becoming a U.S. Citizen? The Edmond Library hosts free classes to explore the steps of the naturalization process. Tutors will be available to provide lessons to learn English and civics needed for the naturalization p...

Children Reading to Dogs

May 22, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
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 each week on Wednesday. This event is held at multiple libraries....

Grow with Google: Computer Basics

May 22, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Capitol Hill Library
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Room 2 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Continuing Education
Event Description:
Feeling left behind in the digital age? This is the class for you! Learn how to use a computer, search for information, create documents, use email and social media, find jobs, keep your personal information safe, and have fun online. Sign-up is ...

Basic Reading Skills for Adults

May 22, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Southern Oaks Library
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Continuing Education, Reading Help
Event Description:
Adults can improve their reading, spelling, and writing skills in this free class.  The class meets twice a week on Mondays and Wednesdays and is coordinated by Community Literacy Centers (CLC).  For questions or to enroll please call (405) 524-7323....

Art Outside the Lines

May 22, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Children's Program Room (Downtown)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 43
Event Description:
Join us for a fantastic evening of creativity and art exploration! We will be creating unique art each month inspired by well known artists. Attendees will be provided with the necessary supplies to create their own take-home art. This is a recurrin...

Zumba Gold

May 22, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Northwest)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 6
Event Description:
Skip the gym and dance to get slim! All skill levels are welcome to move to the beat of this dance workout, build a stronger body, and be apart of the Zumba community! Zumba Gold modifies the original Zumba moves for a lower intensity workout.  While...

Yoga in the library

May 22, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: All Ages
Event Description:
No matter your level of experience there is something to gain from these all level classes. Yoga has numerous benefits, such as increased flexibility, improved muscle strength, increased blood flow, better posture, balance, and more! Learn about deep...

Yoga in the Library

May 22, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Family Place (Midwest City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Description:
No matter your level of experience there is something to gain from these all level classes. Yoga has numerous benefits, such as increased flexibility, improved muscle strength, increased blood flow, better posture, balance, and more! Learn about deep...

Baby Playtime

May 23, 2019
9:30am - 10:15am
Warr Acres Library
Registration
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 45
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 program is perfect for young children. We will share short books together and sing songs and do motions with parents help. Suggested ages 0-3....

Adult Basic Reading

May 23, 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

Playtime

May 23, 2019
10:00am - 10:30am
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Children's Program Room (Downtown)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 43
Event Description:
Tots in Training Participating 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 dir...

Storytime

May 23, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
Bethany Library
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Bethany)
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 while enjoying stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and more!

Many of our storytimes include supplemental activities like crafts, open playtime, play dough, parachute play and more.  Similar event held at multiple libraries....

Total Wellness with OCCHD

May 23, 2019
10:30am - 12:30pm
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Classroom AB (Downtown)
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...

Toddler Playtime

May 23, 2019
11:00am - 11:45am
Warr Acres Library
Registration
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 48
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 program is best suited for students who can follow basic song movements and listen to slightly longer stories. Suggested ages 3-6....

Art Moves- Christian Pearson ( Jazz/Contemporary Pianist)

May 23, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Atrium (Downtown)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural Experiences
Event Description:
Please join us for Art Moves, an Arts Council OKC initiative that provides free arts events in downtown OKC. This performance will be a free concert from Christian Pearson, a jazz and contemporary pianist. ...

Anime/Manga Club

May 23, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Cultural Experiences