Upcoming Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Location

Conversational English for Citizenship Exam

July 24, 2019
4:30pm - 6:30pm
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room D (Edmond)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Community & Civics
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Description:
An English Language workshop to prepare students for the Citizenship process. The workshop will be on Wednesday evenings, beginning June 5 and will last through July 24. The class will cover some of the questions and topics that may be discussed du...

Southern Oaks Writing Club

July 24, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Study Room A (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 28
Event Description:
Join us for the first ever meeting of the new Southern Oaks Teen Writing Club! We'll make our own journals and begin working on a fun writing project. Registration is required. Ages 12-18....

Children Reading to Dogs

July 24, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
The Village Library
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Children's Area (Village)
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 each week on Wednesday. This event is held at multiple libraries....

Grow with Google: Computer Basics

July 24, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Capitol Hill Library
Registration
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Room 2 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Continuing Education
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 5
Event Description:
Feeling left behind in the digital age? This is the class for you! Learn how to use a computer, search for information, create documents, use email and social media, find jobs, keep your personal information safe, and have fun online. Sign-up is ...

Art Outside the Lines

July 24, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Children's Program Room (Downtown)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Description:
Join us for a fantastic evening of creativity and art exploration! We will be creating unique art each month inspired by well known artists. Attendees will be provided with the necessary supplies to create their own take-home art. This is a recurring...

Yoga in the library

July 24, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Choctaw Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: All Ages
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...

Yoga in the Library

July 24, 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...

Baby Playtime

July 25, 2019
9:30am - 10:15am
Warr Acres Library
Registration
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
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 program is perfect for young children. We will share short books together and sing songs and do motions with parents help. Suggested ages 0-3....

Neighborhood Arts: Alegria Real

July 25, 2019
9:30am - 10:30am
Edmond Library
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Edmond)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Live Performances & Entertainment
Event Description:
Music is inside of me, music is inside of you - music is what sets us free, and music lets us be you and me! Join us at the library to experience this dynamic super duo, Alegria Real on a musical journey that will get us all groovin', movin', si...

Wild Rumpus Dance Party

July 25, 2019
10:00am - 10:30am
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Children's Program Room (Downtown)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Cultural Experiences, Family Programs, Live Performances & Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Event Description:
Get ready to twist, shake, and groove as we celebrate the Maurice Sendak exhibition at the Downtown Library. Little ones will have a blast dancing to music and playing in bubbles. Please register to attend this event. ...

Babytime

July 25, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room C (Edmond)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 35
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!

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...

Musictime

July 25, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
Belle Isle Library
Registration
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Meeting Room ABC (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Storytimes
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:

Discover the power of music at your neighborhood library! Research proves that early integration of music into a child’s daily routine improves a child’s ability to think, create, and express. Join us as we sing, move, explore and create beautiful music together.

Children 0-5 welcome....

Monster Bookmarks and Reading to Dogs

July 25, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Northwest Library
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Northwest)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Description:
Make a Monster bookmark and enjoy a Wild Read with one of our certified therapy dogs!...

Creation Station

July 25, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Bethany Library
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Bethany)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Create, explore, and meet new friends at your neighborhood library! We’ll provide the space and supplies, you supply the creativity! ...

Neighborhood Arts: Alegria Real

July 25, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Edmond Library
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Edmond)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Live Performances & Entertainment
Event Description:
Music is inside of me, music is inside of you - music is what sets us free, and music lets us be you and me! Join us at the library to experience this dynamic super duo, Alegria Real on a musical journey that will get us all groovin', movin', si...

Neighborhood Arts: Sugar Free Allstars

July 25, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Jones Library
Library Branch: Jones Library
Room: Meeting Room (Jones)
Age Group: Kids, All Ages
Program Type: Cultural Experiences
Event Description:
This event is held at multiple libraries.Funded in part by Arts Council Oklahoma City....

Toddler Playtime

July 25, 2019
11:00am - 11:45am
Warr Acres Library
Registration
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 43
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 program is best suited for students who can follow basic song movements and listen to slightly longer stories. Suggested ages 3-6....

Neighborhood Arts: Alegria Real

July 25, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Luther Library
Library Branch: Luther Library
Age Group: Kids, All Ages
Program Type: Cultural Experiences
Event Description:
This event is held offsite at the Luther Community Center, located at 18120 Hogback Rd, Luther, OK 73054. Music is inside of me, music is inside of you - music is what sets us free, and music lets us be you and me!   Join us at the library to ex...

Neighborhood Arts: Sugar Free Allstars

July 25, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
The Village Library
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Village)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Cultural Experiences
Event Description:
Come make a wild rumpus with Boom and Dr. Rock in our very own rock show! Families can sing, swing, and just get funky to the monster-good beats of the Sugar Free All Stars. This event is held at multiple libraries. Funded in part by Arts Council Ok...

Paper Circuits

July 25, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Bethany Library
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Bethany)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Explore science, technology, engineering, art, and/or math (STEAM) in this hands-on program. We'll be creating something fun and unique with paper circuits, and learning about electricity and conductivity! ...

Van Gogh, Monet, Degas for Teens with the Oklahoma City Museum of Art

July 25, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Northwest)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Paint with watercolors and explore landscape art, Impressionism, and perspective. Join an OKCMOA teaching artist to learn about the summer exhibition Van Gogh, Monet, Degas: The Mellon Collection of French Art from the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, a...

Capitol Hill After School Events

July 25, 2019
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Capitol Hill Library
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Room 1 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Film & Movies, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Come by Capitol Hill this summer 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....

Family LEGO Robotics

July 25, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Luther Library
Library Branch: Luther Library
Room: In-Library (Luther)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Head to the Luther LIbrary after Neighborhood Arts for an afternoon of Lego-filled fun! Build and code your own LEGO WeDo robot, experiment with our LEGO Mindstorms, or have fun playing with normal LEGOs! Try out something new or an old favorite and ...

Breakout! Escape Room

July 25, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Midwest City)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Explore science, technology, engineering, art, and/or math (STEAM) in this hands-on program. We'll be using a special escape room kit to test our logic, reasoning, and puzzle-solving skills. Can YOU escape? ...

Escape the Wild

July 25, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Warr Acres Library
Registration
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Description:
Discover clues, solve puzzles, and open the locks. The goal is simple yet challenging: get out in time. If you don't escape, you may be trapped inside forever. Please register....

Van Gogh, Monet, Degas for Teens with the Oklahoma City Museum of Art

July 25, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Choctaw Library
Registration
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Paint with watercolors and explore landscape art, Impressionism, and perspective. Join an OKCMOA teaching artist to learn about the summer exhibition Van Gogh, Monet, Degas: The Mellon Collection of French Art from the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, a...

Math, Science and Language Arts Enrichment

July 25, 2019
4:30pm - 6:15pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Open Study Area (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Continuing Education, Homework Help, Reading Help
Event Description:
Free, in-person math, science and language arts enrichment and assistance is available for students of all ages. This service is available Tuesdays and Thursdays year round. ...