Upcoming Events

Ongoing Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Location

Commission Meeting

July 16, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Northwest Library
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Northwest)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Commission Meetings
Event Description:
Metropolitan Library Commission of Oklahoma County Monthly Meeting Click to view Agenda ...

WASH: Warr Acres Science At Home

July 16, 2020
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Warr Acres Library
Registration
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Zoom (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
This week we will work to create the perfect slime and air powered vehicles! Explore the world of Science at home! Pick up a kit with all the supplies and instructions you need. Join us on Zoom to interact with other future scientists. Kit pic...

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!

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.

Children Reading to Dogs

July 16, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Online
Registration
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading, Reading Help
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
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.   This program is a hybrid of our traditional Children Reading to Dogs program.  We wil...

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. 

Family Craft Night

July 16, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Online
Registration
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Kids, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Description:
Let Craft Night come to you! Materials to complete your own pair of no-slip socks will be available via curbside pickup at Del City Library starting 6/22/2020. Please register in advance at metrolibrary.org/events. Materials must be picked up by 7/16...

Adult Board Game Night: Zoom Edition!

July 16, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Library Online
Registration
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Games & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Description:
Physical distancing doesn't mean you can't be social! Join us for a virtual board game night held over Zoom. Come and play classic favorites like Scattegories, Taboo, and others! Board games promote creativity and foster positive skills like sportsma...
Registration
Library Branch: Jones Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Jones)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Description:
There are so many fantasy based fandoms out there, it’s hard to choose just one! With this program no one has to because we are including several popular fandoms for an array of hands-on science activities with tie-ins to beloved fantasy books, movie...

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 Yoga for Beginners

July 17, 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: OKC Improv

July 17, 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 ...

Science Camp 2020

July 17, 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.

Chess Club Online

July 17, 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. ...
Registration
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Almonte)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 69
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!

Registration
Library Branch: Harrah Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Harrah)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 61
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!

Online Storytime

July 18, 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 Improv Online - Improv Basics

July 18, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Online
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Learn and practice improv skills with the experts from OKC Improv! This fun, interactive program for teens and adults will teach you the basics of improv and games you can practice with your friends. Improv skills can help you with public speaking, c...

Sundays Together Online

July 19, 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...

PLANT SEEDS TOGETHER!

July 19, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Online
Registration
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Description:
Join us for an amateur seed planting adventure! We will be demonstrating and sharing together small container planting of various seeds. We will meet online (ZOOM) the third Sunday of each month from 3p to 4p. We will share ideas on planting, how ou...

LitFest Online: Dina Nayeri

July 20, 2020
9:30am - 10:30am
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Writing
Event Description:
Join us for a live interview with Dina Nayeri, author of widely acclaimed memoir, The Ungrateful Refugee. We will discuss her experience, the tips and tricks of the trade, how to write your own memoir.   About Dina Dina Nayeri is the au...

Remote Teen Book Club

July 20, 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: Dustin Cooper

July 20, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
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...

LitFest Online: Andrea Foster

July 20, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Writing
Event Description:
Join Andrea Foster, self-publishing guru, to learn how you can fast track your dream of being published, by doing it yourself- All for free!   About Andrea Andrea Foster is an astrologer, crisis communications, and relationships counsel...

Zumba!

July 20, 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...

Coloring and Cookies

July 20, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Online
Registration
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, DIY & Hobbies, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Description:
Coloring is not just for kids anymore. Join other adults online, experience the relaxation and stress reduction that comes with coloring your own masterpiece! If you are in the Del City area, drop by the library, pick up a bag with coloring sheets...

Online Storytime

July 21, 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 Tuesday.  Skilled librarians will introduce little ones to the magic of stories and share invaluable information on reading readiness with pare...

Silver Sneakers Online

July 21, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Online
Registration
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 315
Event Description:
Seniors stay active and independent! Silver Sneakers Classic 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 depen...

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.

Teen Virtual Dungeons & Dragons

July 21, 2020
2:00pm - 4:30pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Games & Gaming
Event Description:
Join us every Tuesday for Virtual Dungeons & Dragons. This program is for all teens ages 12-18. To register, email askalibrarian@metrolibrary.org...

Neighborhood Arts: Dustin Cooper

July 21, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
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...