Upcoming Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Location

English as a Second Language (ESL) Classes

January 22, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Warr Acres Library
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Continuing Education
Event Description:
Both beginning and advanced language learners can improve their English in this class made possible by the Community Literacy Centers. This class meets every Monday and Wednesday from 6:00 - 8...

Yoga in the library

January 22, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: Teens, 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

January 23, 2020
9:30am - 10:30am
Warr Acres Library
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: 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 program is perfect for young children. We will share short books together and sing songs and do motions with parents help. Suggested ages 0-2.  ...

Staying Active and Independent for Life (SAIL) Fitness Class

January 23, 2020
9:30am - 10:30am
Choctaw Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Description:
This is a continuation of the previous 6 week class. We are not taking new registrations for this program. Keep an eye out for another class in the spring. This program is made possible with a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Service...

Adult Basic Reading

January 23, 2020
9:30am - 11:30am
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading, Continuing Education, Reading Help
Event Description:
Adults and teens, ages 16 and older, can improve their reading, spelling, and writing skills in this free class. The class meets twice a week on Tuesday and Thursday and is coordinated by Community Literacy Centers (CLC). For questions or to enrol...

Parachute Play

January 23, 2020
10:00am - 10:45am
Belle Isle Library
Registration
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Meeting Room ABC (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Storytimes
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 12
Event Description:

Attending parachute playtime is an excellent way to help children build social skills and engage in physical activity! Children will have the opportunity to practice skills such as following directions, socializing with others, building vocabulary, and engaging in big body play that uses large and dynamic movement. Parachute play may be paired with props, songs, and books. 

Open to children 1 to 4 years old. ...

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. 

Bubble Science

January 23, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Luther Library
Library Branch: Luther Library
Room: In-Library (Luther)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Pop on into the Luther Library for Bubble Science! In this messy and soapy program, we’ll teach children how to make their own bubble solution, bubble wands, and explain how bubbles form in a scientific way. Children will be challenged to use their n...

Playtime

January 23, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Children's Program Room (Downtown)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Child Development & Parenting
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 28
Event Description:
Come play at the library! 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: follow...

Total Wellness with OCCHD

January 23, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Bethany Library
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Bethany)
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...

Early Childhood Storytime

January 23, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Children's Area (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, 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!

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.

Toddler Playtime

January 23, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Warr Acres Library
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: 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 program is best suited for students who can follow basic song movements and listen to slightly longer stories. Suggested ages 2-6. ...

WRITING CLUB FOR SENIORS

January 23, 2020
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Programming Room A (Almonte)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Writing
Event Description:
Are you currently writing a memoir and find yourself stuck? Come to writing club where you can bring sections of your writing to read aloud and receive feedback from experienced writers in your very own community....

Mixed Media Mania

January 23, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Collages, crayons, and clay: don’t limit yourself to just one! Join us as we learn about mixed media art and create our own unique canvases. We’ll provide the materials. Just bring your creativity! This is a teen program....

Tabletop Role Playing

January 23, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Harrah Library
Library Branch: Harrah Library
Room: In-Library (Harrah)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Writing
Event Description:
Have you ever wanted to join up with a group to go on quests and solve the problems of world not your own? Come to Harrah, as we explore new worlds, fight ferocious beasts, and complete quests for treasure, glory, and more! This program is open to al...

Basic English Language Learning Classes at the Edmond Community Center

January 23, 2020
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Edmond Library
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Offsite (Edmond)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Continuing Education
Event Description:
Registration is required through Community Literacy Centers. Click here to register. Improve your English in this class made possible by the Community Literacy Centers. This basic level class meets every Tuesday and Thursday from 4:00-6:00 pm...

Capitol Hill After School Events

January 23, 2020
4:15pm - 5:30pm
Capitol Hill Library
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Room 1 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Computers & Technology, DIY & Hobbies, Games & Gaming, Science & STEAM
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. ...

Math, Science and Language Arts Enrichment

January 23, 2020
4:15pm - 6:15pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Open Study Area (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading, Homework Help, Reading Help, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Volunteers and library staff provide free homework help and tutoring in Math, Science, Reading and more. Special STEAM presentations and activities are offered on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month. ...

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.

Crazy 8's Math Club- Grades Three Through Five

January 23, 2020
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Northwest)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Crazy 8s is an exciting, fun-filled recreational math club for children, grades three through five, of ALL ability levels. You'll build glow-in-the-dark structures, crack secret spy codes and play get-up-and-move games like Toilet Paper Olympics! Cra...

Crazy 8's Math Club- Kindergarten Through Grade Two

January 23, 2020
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Northwest)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Crazy 8s is an exciting, fun-filled recreational math club for children, grades kindergarten through two, of ALL ability levels. You'll build glow-in-the-dark structures, crack secret spy codes and play get-up-and-move games like Toilet Paper Olympic...

Total Wellness with OCCHD

January 23, 2020
5:15pm - 6:15pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Ralph Ellison)
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...

Children Reading to Dogs

January 23, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Belle Isle Library
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Children's Area (Belle Isle)
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.

Children are able to sign-up for a reading time 10 minutes before program begins. ...

Almonte Game Night

January 23, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Programming Room A (Almonte)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Family Programs, Games & Gaming
Event Description:
Do you enjoy playing board games, card games, and/or video games?  Then come by Almonte Library for game night and test your wits and skills in either cooperative or competitive play with your fellow gamers!  Each month we will feature a different ga...

Family Playtime/Storytime

January 23, 2020
6:15pm - 7:15pm
Northwest Library
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Program Room (Northwest)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Description:
For ages 1-5 years: 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! Playtime will be followed by a short storytime with songs, rhymes, and book...

Children Reading to Dogs

January 23, 2020
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Del City Library
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Del City)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading, Child Development & Parenting, Family Programs, Reading Help
Event Description:
Children Reading to Dogs 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 on the second and fourth Thursday of the m...

Bad Art Night

January 23, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Northwest)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Bad art isn't always bad...sometimes it's awful! Forget about trying to be the next Monet, come out for a night of fun and relaxation where you can create your masterpiece or disasterpiece. The "worst" place winner will take home a wonderfully hideou...

Children Reading To Dogs

January 23, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Children's Area (Ralph Ellison)
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.

Build "pawsitive" self-esteem and improve your reading skills while reading aloud to certified therapy dogs at the library. ...

Bob Ross Paint Night

January 23, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Del City)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Event Description:
Relive the magic of Bob Ross and paint your own masterpiece! Join us for this one time painting program. All teens ages 12-18 are welcome. Materials will be provided....