Upcoming Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Location

Toddler Storytime

November 19, 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. 

Toddler Storytime

November 19, 2019
9:30am - 10:15am
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room C (Edmond)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
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!

Registration required. Space is limited. ...

Adult Basic Reading

November 19, 2019
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...

Playtime

November 19, 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. 

123! Play with Me!

November 19, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Bethany Library
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Children's Area (Bethany)
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 Tuesday in November.  This event is held at multiple libraries. ...

Mother Goose on the Loose

November 19, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
The Village Library
Registration
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Village)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 23
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! Joi...

Lady Crafters

November 19, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Nicoma Park Library
Library Branch: Nicoma Park Library
Room: Meeting Room (Nicoma Park)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Join us and create crafts suitable for the season. All materials are provided.This is a recurring event that takes place on the third Tuesday of the month....

Parachute Play for Toddlers (1's & 2's)

November 19, 2019
10:15am - 11:00am
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Northwest)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Books & Reading, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Event Description:
Parachute Play for Toddlers 12-24 months: Join in the colorful fun of Parachute Play! Shaking, lifting, going under and around the parachute is not only great exercise, but it also helps children learn to cooperate and follow directions. The colors,...

Tea with a T-Rex

November 19, 2019
10:30am - 11:15am
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Storytimes
Event Description:
Join our prehistoric guest and learn all about proper tea party etiquette! We’ll enjoy kid-friendly tea and snacks and explore some dino-mite crafts and activities! Grab a few books on your way out to continue the tea party fun at home!...

Toddler Play Time

November 19, 2019
10:30am - 11:15am
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room C (Edmond)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
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!

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 w...

Parachute Play for Toddlers (2's & 3's)

November 19, 2019
11:15am - 12:00pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Northwest)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Books & Reading, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Description:
Parachute Play for Toddlers 24-36 months: Join in the colorful fun of Parachute Play! Shaking, lifting, going under and around the parachute is not only great exercise, but it also helps children learn to cooperate and follow directions. The colors,...

Lunch Bunch Book Club

November 19, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Jim Thorpe Conference Room (Downtown)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Description:
Do you like meeting new people, trying new book suggestions, or just reading and sharing ideas? If so, bring your lunch and join us to discuss this month's book club selection. The book selection for November is Commonwealth by Ann Patchett. Call,...

Teen Book Club

November 19, 2019
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (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. ...

Choose Your Own Adventure: How to Train Your Dragon

November 19, 2019
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Cultural Experiences
Event Description:
Come join Hiccup and the other Hairy Hooligan novices on the Isle of Berk as you sail into the Choctaw Library. The choices you make in the storyline will determine where you go next. Will you find yourself stealthily creeping through Caliban Caves o...

Computer Coaching

November 19, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Capitol Hill Library
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Study Room 3 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Event Description:
Confused about computers or the internet? Struggling with a job application or resume? Can't figure out how to download apps or books to your mobile device? We can help! Our trainers can answer your questions about any basic technology issues, big ...

Children Reading to Dogs

November 19, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
The Village Library
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Children's Area (Village)
Age Group: All Ages
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 on the first and third Tuesdays of the month. T...

Current Events Cafe

November 19, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Del City Library
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Del City)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Business & Finance, Computers & Technology, Continuing Education, Cultural Experiences, DIY & Hobbies, Film & Movies, Games & Gaming, Health & Wellness, Science & STEAM, Writing
Event Description:
Do you ever want to talk about what's going on in the news? Join us every Tuesday to talk about current events, movies and televisions, books, memes, and more! ...

Coding Club

November 19, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
The Village Library
Registration
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Village)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 10
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 a 6-week course and participants are expected to participate ...

Teen Service Team

November 19, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Choctaw Library
Registration
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Teen Area (Choctaw)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Books & Reading, Cultural Experiences
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Description:
Make new friends and give back to your community! Contact a librarian to join the Teen Service Team and collaborate on decorating, cleaning, and program support projects. Earn volunteer hours and learn more about how your library works from the insid...

The Science of Exobiology

November 19, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Bethany Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Bethany)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
This program will feature exobiology themed science activities for teens. There will be a discussion about the possibility of life forms elsewhere in the galaxy, as well as activities to demonstrate these speculative principles. These include up clos...

Disclaimer(s)

Groups of 10 or more are requested to call (405) 231-8650.

Capitol Hill After School Events

November 19, 2019
4:00pm - 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....

Basic English Language Learning Classes

November 19, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Edmond Library
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room B (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...

Homework Help and Book Buddies

November 19, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Study Room A (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading, Continuing Education, Homework Help, Reading Help
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Description:
Reading activities and Homework Helpers will be available on a first come, first serve basis to work on various school subjects. We can help you with reading, writing, math, science, anything! Open for kids in grades PreK-6th. Event will be held in ...

ATLAS

November 19, 2019
4:15pm - 5:15pm
Belle Isle Library
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Meeting Room ABC (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
ATLAS is an after school enrichment program for teens that focuses on technology, art, literacy, community engagement, and life-skills.Learn and experience something new each week!...

After School Explorers: Oklahoma Earthquakes

November 19, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Northwest)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 44
Event Description:
Join Dr Jake Walter, a Geophysicist at the Oklahoma Geological Survey, as he talks about what's shakin' in our great state! We'll be doing a number of Earth Science related activities where they will learn about plate movements, earthquakes, and roc...

Children Reading to Dogs

November 19, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Family Place (Midwest City)
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 the third Tuesday of the month. This event is held at multiple libraries....

Homework & Reading Help

November 19, 2019
4:30pm - 6:00pm
Capitol Hill Library
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Room 2 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Continuing Education, Homework Help
Event Description:
Practice makes perfect in sports, and the same is true in school. Research has shown that the best way for children to improve their reading, math, and science reasoning skills is through practice. Children are invited to practice reading with one of...