Upcoming Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Location

Conversational English for Citizenship Exam

July 25, 2019
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Community & Civics, Continuing Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Description:
An English language workshop to prepare students for the Citizenship process.  The workshop will be on Thursday evenings, beginning June 6 and last through July 25.  It will cover some of the questions and topics that may be discussed durin...

Children Reading to Dogs

July 25, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Belle Isle Library
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Children's Area (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading, Child Development & Parenting
Event Description:
Young readers build "pawsitive" self-esteem, self-confidence and improve their reading skills while reading aloud to certified therapy dogs. This event is held at multiple libraries....

Grow with Google: Teen Tech Training

July 25, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Capitol Hill Library
Registration
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Room 2 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Continuing Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Description:
Are you new to computers or wanting to grow your skills? This is the class for you! Teen Tech Training will teach the computer skills you need to succeed in school, search for jobs, and safely have fun online. Sign-up is required. Each Teen Tech Trai...

Almonte Game Night

July 25, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Programming Room A (Almonte)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Family Programs, Games & Gaming
Event Description:
Do you enjoy playing board games, card games, and/or video games?  Then come by Almonte Library for game night and test your wits and skills in either cooperative or competitive play with your fellow gamers!  Each month we will feature a different ga...

Schedule a Librarian

July 25, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Children's Area (Almonte)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Continuing Education
Event Description:
Do you ever wish you had more time to talk with our library staff about a research question, a tech problem, or something else? You now have the chance to schedule a librarian on Thursday evenings for up to 30 minutes, so we may better serve you. If ...

Tear Down

July 25, 2019
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Midwest City)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Description:
Will tear down program after Wild About Movies...

Children Reading to Dogs

July 25, 2019
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Del City Library
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Del City)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Continuing Education, Child Development & Parenting, Books & Reading
Event Description:
Children Reading to Dogs Young readers build "pawsitive" self-esteem, self-confidence and improve their reading skills while reading aloud to certified therapy dogs. This is a recurring event and takes place on the second and fourth Thursday of ...

Family Playtime/Storytime

July 25, 2019
6:30pm - 7:15pm
Northwest Library
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Northwest)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Books & Reading
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!

Family Storytime:  Children 1 to 5 years old and their families.  A story time just for you at your neighborhood library!  Skilled librarians will introduce little ones to the library and show parents/caregivers invaluable information ...

Children Reading To Dogs

July 25, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Children's Area (Ralph Ellison)
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.

Build "pawsitive" self-esteem and improve your reading skills while reading aloud to certified therapy dogs at the library. ...

Wild About Movies

July 25, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Forum (Midwest City)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Film & Movies
Event Description:
Join us for free movie screenings during Summer Reading. Complimentary popcorn will be served during each movie. Contact the library for movie title information....

Coffee and Crafts

July 26, 2019
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: 19
Event Description:
Enjoy knitting, crocheting, needlework, or working with fabric? Bring your project and meet other members of your community who enjoy working with fibers of all types! Curious to learn more about fiber arts? Let our staff help you explore our expa...

Community, Coffee, & Conversation

July 26, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Children's Area (Almonte)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Community & Civics
Event Description:
Join us for coffee and conversation. Meet some of your neighbors and community members while connecting through conversation, creativity, and sharing. Enjoy books, board games, puzzles, dominoes, and cards. Looking for your next great read? Take this...

Toddler Dance

July 26, 2019
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! ...

Neighborhood Arts: Alegria Real

July 26, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Nicoma Park Library
Library Branch: Nicoma Park Library
Room: Meeting Room (Nicoma Park)
Age Group: Kids, All Ages
Program Type: Cultural Experiences
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', sin...

Neighborhood Arts: Sugar Free Allstars

July 26, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Harrah Library
Library Branch: Harrah Library
Age Group: Kids, All Ages
Program Type: Cultural Experiences
Event Description:
This event is held offsite at Harrah City Hall, located at 19625 NE 23rd St, Harrah, OK 73045.This event is held at multiple libraries.Funded in part by Arts Council Oklahoma City....

Quilting Club

July 26, 2019
11:00am - 3:00pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Open Study Area (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
This beginner-friendly quilting group meets weekly to share their expertise and work on various projects. This is a recurring event.  ...

School's Out Lunch!

July 26, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Health & Wellness
Event Description:
Youth are invited to enjoy a mid day meal and make friends at Ralph Ellison Library Monday - Friday at 12:00PM or 12:30PM. Start time varies based on programs scheduled on any given day. ...

Documentaries & Discussions

July 26, 2019
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Northwest Library
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Northwest)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Community & Civics, Cultural Experiences, Film & Movies
Event Description:
Love documentaries? Curious about history, science, and the arts? Join us monthly to view and discuss a topical documentary at the library. July's title: Mister Rogers: It's You I Like....

Locomotion: How Animals Move

July 26, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
The Village Library
Registration
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Village)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Locomotion: How Animals Move familiarizes students with a key feature to animal survival; locomotion. Much can be learned from observing the bones associated with motion: diet, predator-prey relationships, etc. Participants will observe skeletal feat...

Monster Bots

July 26, 2019
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Registration
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 47
Event Description:
Eeek! It’s a monster—BOT! He wiggles, he scribbles, and he looks however you want him to! Engineer a friendly (or scary) monster of your own that is limited only by your imagination! ...

Let's Learn Japanese!

July 26, 2019
4:00pm - 5:15pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Children's Area (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Film & Movies
Event Description:
Next summer is the 2020 Olympics kick off in Tokyo. Why not start off your countdown by learning some Japanese this summer? In our 4-week course, we'll learn some simple Japanese in a short lesson, try our hand at some easy conversation, an...

Chess Club

July 26, 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

July 27, 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....

Book a Librarian

July 27, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Midwest City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Teen Room (Midwest City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Careers & Jobs, Computers & Technology, Continuing Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Need help with a computer task or research project? Want to learn more about your new phone or tablet? Need help using one of our library's databases or creating a resume? Then sign up for Book a Librarian! Book a Librarian allows you an hour of one-...

Storytime Saturdays

July 27, 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...

For the Win! Gaming Club

July 27, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room D (Edmond)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Games & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Description:
Love to game? Join like-minded teens from all around the Edmond area to play and learn some of the best non-video games around! Hosted by Edmond UnPlugged, with games Mastered by teens just like you, we'll start with Magic: The Gathering and move onw...

Reading Buddies

July 27, 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!...