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Grow With Google: Computer Basics & Resume Booster

October 1, 2019
9:30am - 11:30am
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Teen Area (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Continuing Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Feeling left behind in the digital age? This is the program for you! Learn basic computer skills - search for information, create documents, use email, set up social media accounts, find jobs, keep your personal information safe, and have fun online...

Adult Basic Reading

October 1, 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

October 1, 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. 

Storytime

October 1, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
Bethany Library
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Bethany)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: 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!

Many of our Storytimes include supplemental activities like crafts, open playtime, play dough, parachute play and more. Similar event held at multiple libraries...

123! Play with Me!

October 1, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
The Village Library
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Village)
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 the first four Thursdays in October.  This event is held at multiple libraries. ...

Toddler Play with Me (1's & 2's)

October 1, 2019
10:15am - 11:00am
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Northwest)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 22
Event Description:
Toddlers 12 - 24 Months: Sharing in playtime is an excellent way to promote bonding between the caregiver and child, to enhance learning, development, and social skills, and a great way for all to discover that the library is a destination for fun...

Intermediate Tai Chi

October 1, 2019
10:15am - 11:15am
Southern Oaks Library
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Southern Oaks)
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 anywher...

Preschool Storytime

October 1, 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 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...

123! Play with Me!

October 1, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
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: 30
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 October 1, 9, 15, and 23.  Registration required. Space is limited. This event is held at multiple libraries. ...

Toddler Play with Me (2's & 3's)

October 1, 2019
11:15am - 12:00pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Northwest)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 22
Event Description:
Toddlers 24 - 36 Months: Sharing in playtime is an excellent way to promote bonding between the caregiver and child, to enhance learning, development, and social skills, and a great way for all to discover that the library is a destination for fun...

Cozy Mystery Book Club

October 1, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Edmond Library
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room D (Edmond)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Event Description:

Calling all readers! Looking to build community and challenge yourself to discover new, exciting tales? If so, then look no further! Come meet new friends, read new books, and enjoy lively conversation at your neighborhood library.

Who done it? Was it the Butler, Miss Peach, or possibly...the cat? Untangle the clues on the first Tuesday of each month when we'll get to the bottom of a cozy mystery. Please bring a brown bag lunch; we'll provide water to drink. This month we'll be...

Whodunit Mystery Book Club

October 1, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Harrah Library
Library Branch: Harrah Library
Room: In-Library (Harrah)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs, Books & Reading
Event Description:
Enjoy a good mystery? Join our book club and meet up with other armchair sleuths to discuss your favorite mysteries. We are reading Land of Shadows by Rachel Howzell Hall. The club meets on the 1st Tuesday of the month at 1 PM....

Teen Book Club

October 1, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
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. ...

Computer Coaching

October 1, 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 ...

After School Explorers: Let's Vote!

October 1, 2019
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Northwest)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Community & Civics
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Event Description:
Join us as we learn about the voting process! We'll "register" to vote, cast our "ballots" and count the "votes"...

Children Reading to Dogs

October 1, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
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 on the first and third Tuesdays of the month. This event is held at multiple libraries....

Current Events Cafe

October 1, 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! ...

Teen Service Team

October 1, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Choctaw Library
Registration
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Teen Area (Choctaw)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Books & Reading, Community & Civics, Cultural Experiences
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
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...

Capitol Hill After School Events

October 1, 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

October 1, 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

October 1, 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

October 1, 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: Let's Vote!

October 1, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Northwest)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Community & Civics
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Description:
Join us as we learn about the voting process! We'll "register" to vote, cast our "ballots" and count the "votes"...

Crazy 8's Math Club - Kindergarten through Second Grade

October 1, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room C (Edmond)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Continuing Education, Games & Gaming, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 6
Event Description:
Crazy 8s is an exciting, fun-filled recreational math club for children, grades kindergarten through two, of ALL ability levels. You'll build glow-in-the-dark structures, crack secret spy codes and play get-up-and-move games like Toilet Paper Olympi...

Crazy 8's Math Club - Third through 5th Grade

October 1, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Edmond)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Continuing Education, Games & Gaming, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 13
Event Description:
Crazy 8s is an exciting, fun-filled recreational math club for children, grades three through five, of ALL ability levels. You'll build glow-in-the-dark structures, crack secret spy codes and play get-up-and-move games like Toilet Paper Olympics! Cr...

Lego Club

October 1, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Family Place (Midwest City)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Games & Gaming, Science & STEAM
Event Description:

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

Imagine and create a spooky maze. This is a recurring event that takes place on the first Tuesday of each month. Similar events take place at other locations. ...

Homework & Reading Help

October 1, 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...