Upcoming Events

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Age
Program Type
Location

Citizenship Class

January 23, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Continuing Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Event Description:
Do you want to learn more about becoming a U.S. Citizen? We will be hosting 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 process...

Meet and Greet with Mayor Mickley

January 23, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Warr Acres Library
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Warr Acres)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Community & Civics
Event Description:
Come meet your Mayor! This will be an informal come and go time to meet with Mayor Mickley. Bring your questions and find out information on how the bond issue passed last year is progressing. The Mayor will have exciting updates to share!  ...

Teen Service Team

January 23, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm
The Village Library
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Village)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Books & Reading, Community & Civics
Event Description:

Make new friends and give back to your community! Join other teens and collaborate on decorating, programs and events, and projects. Earn volunteer hours and participate in service projects to help make your library and community better. Volunteer application may be required for participation.

Please contact the library for more information. This is a recurring event and takes place twice per month. Similar clubs exist at multiple libraries....
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 intermediate level class meets every Tuesday and Thursday from 6:30-...

Early Childhood Literacy Workshop: Books Can Help

January 23, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Friends Room (Downtown)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 49
Event Description:
Raising kids to be successful adults can be hard. There is no manual or checklist to give caregivers all of the answers. One thing every caregiver can do is foster the importance of reading in their child's life--and we are here to help! Join us for ...

Coffee and Crafts

January 24, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Enjoy crafting, card making, DIY, knitting, crocheting, needlework, or working with fabric? Bring your project and meet other members of your community who enjoy creative crafting and/or working with fibers of all types! Bring your creativity and we'...

Itty Bitty Dance Party!

January 24, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Family Place (Midwest City)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Description:
Join us as we hop and bop to kid-friendly tunes. Toddlers and preschoolers will boogie down and have a ball! ...

Music Play for Preschoolers (3.5 - 5 years)

January 24, 2020
10:30am - 11:15am
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Northwest)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Books & Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Description:
Music Play for Preschoolers (3.5 - 5 years): Discover the power of music at the library!  Come with your child to sing, move, explore, and express to create beautiful music.  Research proves that early integration of music into a child's daily rout...

Physical Therapy Talk Series with Dr. Lauren Heinen

January 24, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
The Village Library
Registration
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Village)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Description:
Join us and Physical Therapist Dr. Lauren Heinen of Heinen Physical Therapy to learn about keeping your body healthy and mobile as you age. This series of talks will cover Posture and Performance, Back Pain and Sciatica, Shoulder Health, and Falls an...

Quilting Club

January 24, 2020
11:00am - 3:00pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Do you enjoy quilting? Would you like to connect with other area quilters? The Ralph Ellison Library’s quilting club meets Mondays and Fridays from 11AM to 3PM. All levels welcome. ...

Grow with Google: Beginner's Coding Club

January 24, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Choctaw Library
Registration
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
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 an 8-week course and participants are expected to parti...

Chess Club

January 24, 2020
4:00pm - 5:30pm
The Village Library
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Village)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Family Programs, Games & Gaming
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.

Chess sets may also be checked out for in-library use at any time by visiting the information desk. This is a recurring event and takes place every Friday. A similar club exists at multiple libraries....

The Coffee Klatch

January 25, 2020
9:30am - 11:00am
Wright Library
Library Branch: Wright Library
Room: Meeting Space (Wright)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business & Finance, Careers & Jobs, Community & Civics, Health & Wellness
Event Description:
Visit the Metropolitan Library System's most historic library us for a little "caffeination", conversation and education! You can enjoy a cup coffee with friends while we discuss topics of interest to our community. There will also be a selection of...

Disclaimer(s)

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens. Accordingly, the Library will not be liable for such harm to any individual resulting from such allergens.

Beekeeping 101

January 25, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Jones Library
Registration
Library Branch: Jones Library
Room: Meeting Room (Jones)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
Event Description:
Are you interested in beekeeping? Then, you might be interested in the Jones Public Library's Beekeeping 101 program. Attendees will learn about the importance of bees and the science that is needed to start your own beekeeping hobby. Also, attendees...

Storytime Saturdays

January 25, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Children's Program Room (Downtown)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Storytimes
Event Description:
A story time for the entire family at your Downtown Library! Join us as skilled librarians introduce little ones to the library and show parents/caregivers invaluable information on reading readiness and creating excitement about reading. We will rea...

Total Wellness with OCCHD

January 25, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Northwest Library
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Northwest)
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...

IEPs and Special Education Services Workshop

January 25, 2020
10:00am - 2:00pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Northwest)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Description:
Does your child have an Individualized Education Program (IEP)? This program is designed to provide participants with basic information on the IEP process and product and to help promote the meaningful participation of all IEP team members. The work...

Playtime & Stories

January 25, 2020
10:30am - 11:00am
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 32
Event Description:
Come enjoy uninterrupted play with your child. Playtimes are an excellent way to help children build social skills, promote learning, and discover that the library is a destination for fun! Following our playtime, we will have a short story time j...

LEGO Club

January 25, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Warr Acres Library
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Event Description:

Join other LEGO fans to engineer some fun! Imagine, create, play, and learn as we build with LEGOs.

Bring your team spirit. Each team receives a supply of LEGOs and play money to buy or trade at the "Block Store". Join other kids to engineer some fun. This is a recurring club event and takes place the fourth Saturday of each month. Register to r...

20's and 30's Book Club

January 25, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Study Room A (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Description:
This month we will be reading "Persepolis" by Marjane Satrapi. This graphic novel follows the author through her childhood in Iran during the Islamic Revolution. ...

YA BookNerds Book Club meeting at Aspen Coffee

January 25, 2020
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Edmond Library
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Offsite (Edmond)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading
Event Description:
This is program open to teens twelve and up and adults who love YA fiction. Each month we select hot new reads and members' choice reads to critique and discuss together. January's reads will be The Rule of One by Ashley Saunders, The Ruins of Gorlan...

ESCAPE INFINITY: AN AVENGER ADVENTURE!

January 26, 2020
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Film & Movies, Games & Gaming, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Description:
Missed or unable to attend the last session? Sign up now! Thanos is on the hunt for the Infinity Gems, and he’s heading to Earth! You and your friends are the only ones who can find the six gems before he arrives. The Avengers are buying you as m...

Sundays Together

January 26, 2020
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Children's Program Room (Downtown)
Age Group: All Ages, Birth-PreK, Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Science & STEAM
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 a art and STEM focused weekly program for the whole family to enjoy. Each month the entire family ...

Del City Robotics Club

January 26, 2020
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Del City Library
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: All-Purpose Room A (Del City)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Robots, coding, teamwork, fun! We want YOU to join the Del City Robotics Club! Teams will work together to build custom bots, create programs and design solutions for real-world science and technology challenges using Dash/Dot and LEGO Mindstorms EV3...

ESCAPE INFINITY: AN AVENGER FAMILY ADVENTURE!

January 26, 2020
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Film & Movies, Games & Gaming, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Description:
Missed or unable to attend the last session? Sign up now! Thanos is on the hunt for the Infinity Gems, and he’s heading to Earth! You and your friends are the only ones who can find the six gems before he arrives. The Avengers are buying you as much ...

Toddlers on the Loose

January 27, 2020
9:00am - 9:30am
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:

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!

Groups of 10 or more please contact the library. This is a recurring event and takes place most Mondays. This event is held at multiple libraries....

Quilting Club

January 27, 2020
9:00am - 12:00pm
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Midwest City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Continuing Education
Event Description:
Perpetuate the quilting art form. Join the Soldier Creek Quilting Group with your willingness to learn and share all forms of quilting. No experience is necessary. This is a recurring event and takes place very Monday....