Upcoming Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Location

Yoga in the Library

May 29, 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...

Summer Sensory Playtime

May 30, 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: 39
Event Description:
Spending time stimulating senses helps children develop cognitively, linguistically, socially, emotionally, physically and creatively. During this sensory play time, various stations will be set up and children can spend as much time as they like at...

Naval Officer Storytime

May 30, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Bethany Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Bethany)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 29
Event Description:
Join us for a very special storytime with guests from the US Navy.  Connect with others while enjoying stories, songs, and get to meet a real life Naval Officer.  ...

Naval Officer Storytime

May 30, 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: Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 27
Event Description:
Join us for a very special storytime with guests from the US Navy.  Connect with others while enjoying stories, songs, and get to meet a real life Naval Officer.  ...

Total Wellness with OCCHD

May 30, 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...

Naval Officer Storytime

May 30, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Belle Isle Library
Registration
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Meeting Room C (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 29
Event Description:
Join us for a very special storytime with guests from the US Navy.  Connect with others while enjoying stories, songs, and get to meet a real life Naval Officer.  ...

Stained Glass

May 30, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Family Place (Midwest City)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Description:
Express your creativity and bring home your stained glass masterpiece! We provide the supplies, you provide the creativity! ...

Capitol Hill After School Events

May 30, 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....

Grow with Google: Computer Basics en Español

May 30, 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:
Aprenda lo básico de la computación. Los participantes pueden tomar Google Chromebooks y puntos de acceso wifi prestados! (Sujeto a disponibilidad). Este programa es una asociación entre Metro Library y Grow with Google....

Sunny River Storytime

May 30, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Del City Library
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Del City)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Live Performances & Entertainment, Storytimes
Event Description:
Join us for a storytime that suits the whole family! Percy the Platypus and his cast of riverbottom friends invite you to learn, sing, read, laugh, and grow.  ...

Zumba: Come Dance with Us!

May 30, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Programming Room A (Almonte)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Description:
Zumba is a fun way to get your recommended dose of daily exercise and IT'S FREE! This high-energy class is set to upbeat music and features choreographed dance numbers by an instructor. You don’t need to be a great dancer to feel welcome. Work at yo...

Navy Band Southwest

May 31, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Atrium (Downtown)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Live Performances & Entertainment
Event Description:
Help us celebrate the start of our Summer Reading Program in this event for the whole family!  This special performance from the Navy Band Southwest will ...... ...

Chess Club

May 31, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
The Village Library
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Village)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Description:
Want to improve your memory and concentration or practice logical thinking skills? Make a smart move and join us for Chess Club! The game of chess offers many brainy benefits and -- it's just fun! Learn the game for the first time or develop your ski...

Wild Rumpus Summer Reading Kick-off w/ Navy Brass Band

May 31, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Edmond Library
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Offsite (Edmond)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Live Performances & Entertainment
Event Description:
This event is held in Shannon Miller Park, adjacent to the east side of the Edmond Library. Help us celebrate the start of our Summer Reading Program in this event for the whole family! Our Wild Rumpus will feature a performance from the Navy 32n...

Summer Reading 2019

All Day6/1 - 7/31
All Locations
Library Branch: All Locations
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading
Event Description:
Come join us for a fun summer of learning! Summer Reading is free and for all ages. Count reading of any kind: books, eBooks, audiobooks, magazines, comics, and more! Do fun reading-related activities to earn more points to count towards your goal...

Storytime Saturdays

June 1, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Children's Program Room (Downtown)
Age Group: 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...

Wild Water Rumpus

June 1, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Belle Isle Library
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Meeting Room ABC (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading, Child Development & Parenting, Family Programs
Event Description:
Calling all Wild Things, come celebrate the start of Summer Reading with a Wild Water Rumpus!  We will have games outside including sensory stations, splash pads, and more on the lawn for the family to enjoy. Bring your library card to sign up for Su...

Reading Buddies

June 1, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Children's Area (Almonte)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading
Event Description:
Volunteers will be available to help children practice their reading skills. Kids are welcome to pick out a book to read to the volunteers or follow along as the volunteers read to them. We'll provide the books and the reading buddy!...

Summer Reading Kick-Off

June 1, 2019
10:00am - 1:00pm
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Children's Area (Downtown)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Description:
Celebrate the first day of the Summer Reading Program by visiting the Downtown Library to sign up for the reading program, participate in Storytime at 10 AM, create some make & take crafts, and achieve your first Summer Reading Badge!  ...

Total Wellness with OCCHD

June 1, 2019
10:00am - 1:00pm
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...

Parachute Play

June 1, 2019
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: 14
Event Description:
Sharing in parachute playtimes 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, soc...

LEGO Club

June 1, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Wright Library
Library Branch: Wright Library
Room: Meeting Space (Wright)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Event Description:
LEGO Club lets gradeschoolers' and middle schoolers' imaginations run wild as they play with our extensive LEGO collection. This program encourages kids to have a blast while sparking their creativity and critical thinking skills....

Beginning Crochet

June 1, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Description:
Bring your own project materials, Unfinished Objects(UFOs) or Works in Progress(WIPs)and meet others who are interested in crochet. Peruse an array of books and DVDs on crochet for checkout....

After the Lights Go Out

June 1, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 26
Event Description:
The grid may have gone down, society as we know it may be lying in ruins, and an impending biological threat may be seconds from being unleashed, but that doesn’t mean the fun has to stop for you! That’s precisely the time “After the Lights Go Out” b...

Historically Speaking: Being LGBTQ+ in Oklahoma

June 1, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: 46th Star Auditorium (Downtown)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Community & Civics, Cultural Experiences, Live Performances & Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 124
Event Description:
50 years ago, the Stonewall Riots rocked the nation. While LGBTQ+ rights have come a long way since then, there are more battles left to fight. Come learn about the history of the LGBTQ+ community in Oklahoma and what issues they are still facing tod...

Summer Reading Kick-Off Bash

June 1, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Warr Acres Library
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Warr Acres)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Family Programs, Games & Gaming
Event Description:
We're wild about reading, so let's celebrate! Join us for carnival games, face painting, and events for all ages. Read to a furry friend, or stop by our photo booth. And don't forget to sign up for Summer Reading! Event is come and go from 2 - 4 pm. ...

LEGO Block Party

June 1, 2019
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Classroom B (Edmond)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Child Development & Parenting, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Description:
If you can imagine it, you can build it! Spark your creativity and satisfy your curiosity at the LEGO Block Party. Join other kids to engineer some fun. Use our LEGOs to unleash your inner designer, architect, or engineer. Build a structure of your o...