Upcoming Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Location

Playtime & Stories

July 27, 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: 35
Event Description:
Come enjoy uninterrupted play with your child. Playtimes are an excellent way to help children build social skills, promote learning, and discover that the library is a destination for fun! Following our playtime, we will have a short story time j...

LEGO Club

July 27, 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: 32
Event Description:
If you can imagine it, you can build it! Spark your creativity and satisfy your curiosity at LEGO Club. 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...

Zumba: Come Dance with Us!

July 27, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Programming Room A (Almonte)
Age Group: All Ages
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...

DIY Ice Cream

July 27, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Bethany Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Multipurpose Meeting Space (Bethany)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Description:
Have you ever wanted to learn how to make your own ice cream? Join us at the Bethany Library to learn how to make ice cream and celebrate National Ice Cream Month. We will be having the OSU County Extension lead the program, there will be a tasting f...

Escape the Wild

July 27, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Belle Isle Library
Registration
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Meeting Room ABC (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
You and your teammates will have just one hour to search through artifacts, collect clues, solve puzzles, and work together to escape from this thrilling (and potentially terrifying) escape room challenge. Bring your wits and your problem-solving ski...

Searching for Bigfoot

July 28, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Family Programs
Event Description:
Explore the lure of Bigfoot! Bigfoot researchers, Evans Bailey and Kurt Stanley, will talk about Bigfoot sightings, the equipment they use and the evidence they’ve gathered. ...

Sundays Together

July 28, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Children's Program Room (Downtown)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Child Development & Parenting, Cultural Experiences
Event Description:
World Around Us - Let's learn about the community around us! Join your neighbors in gardening, murals, eco-minded projects, collaborating with local artists, and more. We will learn and grow together! This program is part of our Sundays Together seri...

Introduction to Meditation and Mindfulness

July 28, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Edmond Library
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Edmond)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Description:
Want to try out meditation, but not sure where to begin? Join a veteran instructor for a practical introduction to meditation and mindfulness. This session will cover the benefits of the practice along with a guided meditation session. Chairs will be...

Toddlers on the Loose

July 29, 2019
9:00am - 9:30am
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:

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!

Groups of 10 or more please contact the library. This is a recurring event and takes place most Mondays. This event is held at multiple libraries....

Quilting Club

July 29, 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....

Baby Storytime

July 29, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
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:

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!

Playtime is offered immediately after this program. Program is not offered on weeks with holiday closures. ...

Preschool Storytime

July 29, 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: 25
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...

Play Time

July 29, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Del City Library
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Meeting Room A (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

July 29, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
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. ...

Preschoolers on the Loose

July 29, 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:

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!

Groups of 10 or more please contact the library. This is a recurring event and takes place most Mondays. This event is held at multiple libraries....

Preschool Storytime

July 29, 2019
11:00am - 11:45am
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room C (Edmond)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
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...

Monster Bots

July 29, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Bethany Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Bethany)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 42
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! ...

Quilting Club

July 29, 2019
11:00am - 3:00pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room A (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 29, 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. ...

Lunch at the Library

July 29, 2019
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Midwest City)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids, Teens
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Description:
No cost meals for kids 1-18 ...

Reading Buddies

July 29, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Belle Isle Library
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Children's Area (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading
Event Description:

Want to make your reading score soar? Simply read! Reading for just 20 minutes a day is guaranteed to improve your reading skills. Children will have the opportunity to read one-on-one with our community volunteers, play word games, and get excited about reading.

Sign up in the kids area....

Science Camp 2019: Force and Motion

July 29, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Del City Library
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: All-Purpose Room A (Del City)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Join us as we build, tinker, and learn about science through unforgettable demonstrations and hands-on experiments. Parent participation encouraged! --- During this session we will discover Isaac Newton's 3 radical ideas for the way matter moves th...

Teen Advisory Board

July 29, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Program Room (Northwest)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Continuing Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Description:
Northwest teens! Have your voice heard! Advise the teen librarian on topics of importance to you, help plan teen programming, participate in service projects, and earn service hours. Volunteer application required to participate. Apply here:  ht...

Board Game Explosion!

July 29, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Bethany Library
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Bethany)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Games & Gaming
Event Description:
Go from bored to board games! Save the world from a devastating outbreak of disease or become a giant raging movie monster in a battle to take over the world!  Expand your critical thinking and problem solving skills with board gaming, where the...

Leave it Wild

July 29, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Almonte Library
Registration
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Children's Area (Almonte)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 22
Event Description:
Leave it Wild- Nature provides a giant array of blooms and foliage. Join us as we use these found items to invent our own individual works of art. Nature items will be provided, but feel free to bring your own nature finds to incorporate into you...

Teen Time

July 29, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Northwest Library
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Program Room (Northwest)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Continuing Education
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). ...