Upcoming Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Location

Chess Club

November 22, 2019
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....

Coffee & Coloring

November 23, 2019
9:00am - 12:00pm
Wright Library
Library Branch: Wright Library
Room: Meeting Space (Wright)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Description:
Warm up with a cup of Joe and relax with fun adult coloring sheets at Metropolitan's most historic library....

Apple Pie Time

November 23, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
The Village Library
Registration
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Offsite (The Village)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Family Programs, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
School is in full-swing, fall is upon us, and the leaves are starting to change. It's time for a sweet Autumn treat! Come join us as we guide you and your family through a step-by-step process to practice measuring and preparing your very own apple p...

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. 

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.

Storytime Saturdays

November 23, 2019
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...

Storytime & Play/ Cuéntame un Cuento

November 23, 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: Cultural Experiences, Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 34
Event Description:
Join us for rhymes, songs and stories! This bilingual program puts early literacy skills into practice through stories and play! ¡Tendremos rimas, canciones y cuentos! ¡Este programa bilingüe pone a la práctica destrezas de alfabetizacion temprana p...

LEGO Club

November 23, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Warr Acres Library
Registration
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
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...

Apple Pie Time

November 23, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Bethany Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Bethany)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Join us at the library and get your baking skills ready for the holiday season! Apple Pie Time lets you practice following directions, measuring ingredients and putting together a delicious pie to take home and bake. Cookbooks for all ages will be av...

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.

Historically Speaking: Chicano Communities and Indigenous Cultures

November 23, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: 46th Star Auditorium (Downtown)
Age Group: All Ages, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Live Performances & Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 127
Event Description:
Centuries ago, before colonization, the indigenous peoples of the Americas traveled, traded, and intermarried all across the North and South American continents. After colonization, these movements have been constrained by the governmental borders th...

Tech 101

November 23, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Almonte Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Programming Room A (Almonte)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Continuing Education
Event Description:
Did you receive a new tablet, smartphone, or mobile device recently? Have questions or just want to know how to get the most out of it? Bring your device and friendly library staff will work with you to answer any questions you may have - from eBooks...

Children Reading to Dogs

November 24, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Children's Area (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading, Reading Help
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
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....

Sundays Together

November 24, 2019
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

November 24, 2019
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...

Playtime

November 25, 2019
9:00am - 9:45am
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:

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!

Groups of 10 or more please contact the library....

Quilting Club

November 25, 2019
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....

Staying Active and Independent for Life (SAIL) Fitness Class

November 25, 2019
9:30am - 10:30am
Choctaw Library
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...

Play Time

November 25, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Del City Library
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Del City)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Books & Reading, Child Development & Parenting
Event Description:
Play & Story Time! Sharing in 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 di...

Playtime

November 25, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
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:

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!

Groups of 10 or more please contact the library. This is a recurring event and takes place the every other Monday and the third Saturday of each month. This event is held at multiple libraries....

123! Play with Me! / 123! Juega Conmigo!

November 25, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
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: 3
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 Monday in November.  This event is held at multiple libraries.   123! Juega conmigo! Compartir en horas de juego es una excelente manera de ayudar a los ninos a desarrollar habilidade...

Quilting Club

November 25, 2019
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. ...

Tai Chi

November 25, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
The Village Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Village)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Description:

Let’s get stronger, together! Evidence suggests that Tai Chi is an effective means of improving balance, strengthening muscles, and building confidence to prevent falls. Tai Chi is a low-impact dance-like exercise that can be performed almost anywhere.

Registration is required through OHAI (Oklahoma Healthy Aging Initiative). Please contact them at 405-271-6424. ...

School's Out! LEGO Holiday Build Challenge

November 25, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Games & Gaming, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Join us after school for something fun to do and hands-on projects! Connect with others while learning about tech, art, reading, your community, life-skills, 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.

Teen Advisory Board

November 25, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Northwest Library
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Program Room (Northwest)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Community & Civics
Event Description:
By invitation only. Teens will advise the teen librarian on programming and more....

Crazy 8's Math Club grades 3-5

November 25, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Almonte Library
Registration
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Programming Room A (Almonte)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Games & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Description:
Crazy 8s is an over-the-top recreational after-school club that gets kids excited about math. You'll build glow-in-the-dark structures, crack secret spy codes and play get-up-and-move games like Toilet Paper Olympics. This is an 8 week program. Pleas...

Teen Time

November 25, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Northwest Library
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Program Room (Northwest)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Books & Reading, Continuing Education, Writing
Event Description:
Bored? Hang out with us at the library. Each Monday, we'll have some type of teen activity. It could be robotics and coding, arts and crafts, music, theatre, writing, or something else entirely!  This event is for TEENS ONLY (ages 12-18). This ...

The Urban Poets

November 25, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading, Cultural Experiences
Event Description:
Open Mic Poetry Night. Are you an amateur, a seasoned poet, or somewhere in between and looking for someplace to express your talent? Local poets have an opportunity to read their own work or just sit and listen to the work of other budding poets. Th...

Toddler Storytime

November 26, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Books & Reading, 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 wh...

Adult Basic Reading

November 26, 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...