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Watercolor Painting

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Warr Acres Library
Registration
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Description:
It's time for watercolor painting! Sign up today for our class by Jim Pourtorkan, local artist. All supplies provided. just bring your creativity! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Library E-Resource: Tech Help

1:00pm - 4:00pm
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: 1st Floor Programming (Downtown)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading, Computers & Technology
Event Description:
Learn about all the e-resources available to you with your Library Card! We can get you set-up for digital books, magazines, movies, and more. Staff will be available to help you access library resources via your phone, tablet, or kindle or answer qu...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Book Bunch Book Club

1:30pm - 3:30pm
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room D (Edmond)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs, Books & Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
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.

This month's book club meeting we're discussing: The Measure by Nikki Erlick. Visit the library or call us to reserve previous book club titles today! This is a recurring event and takes place on the second Saturday of each month. Similar clubs ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Classroom CD (Downtown)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Join us for a hands-on, all-ages workshop about raising wiggly, wonderful earthworms! Learn how to build a simple worm habitat from common household items, make some fun crafts for the kids, and enjoy other fantastic demonstrations of this fascinatin...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Pizza Garden Workshop for Kids

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Belle Isle Library
Registration
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Description:
Looking for a way to engage your kids in a fun, educational, and delicious activity? Look no further than creating your own Kids' Pizza Garden! Gabrielle Reyes with BlackSoil Urban Farm will be teaching the class the joys of gardening ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Shelf Indulgence: YA Book Club

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Northwest)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Description:
Love young adult literature, even though you may not be a teen any longer? This book club is open to all YA lovers, both teens and adults! This month, we will be discussing A Forgery of Roses by Jessica S. Olson. Myra has a gift many would kidn...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Spring Beginner Gardening

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Classroom EF (Downtown)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Health & Wellness
Event Description:
This class is designed to offer Indigenous ecological knowledge and resources on sustainable gardening practices. Our goal is to empower individuals, regardless of limited space, to create stunning and flourishing gardens. We are dedicated to teachin...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

"The Office" Team Trivia

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Cultural Experiences
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 52
Event Description:
Test your knowledge of Dunder Mifflin and the quirky staff of "The Office" with our latest round of team trivia at the library! Do you know what children's TV show Michael Scott "starred on" as a kid? What about the names of all of Angela's cats? If ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

STEM Club - Science Fun!

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Warr Acres Library
Registration
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Offsite (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Description:
Welcome to the Warr Acres STEM Club! The second Saturday of each month we will explore and learn something new in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math.  Plant Science!  This month we will do a variety of experiments to...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Come and Go Bug Zoo

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Friends Room (Downtown)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Have you dreamed of holding a foot-long millipede, petting a tarantula, or looking into a living honey bee hive? Check out OSU's Insect Adventures come and go Bug Zoo! Meet a professional Entomologist and see live arthropods!  ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Downtown Crochet & Knit Club

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Classroom AB (Downtown)
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Description:
Welcome to the Downtown Crochet & Knit club! We are a fun group and we welcome yarn artists of all ages, crocheters and knitters alike!  Do you not have a project yet? We have supplies to get you started! We have a cart of yarn, some croc...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Let's Get Crafty

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Do you crotchet, knit, paint, draw, or sew Need a place to get to work on your latest project or want to meet up with other crafty people? Come join us at Let's Get Crafty!  We'll meet together on the 2nd Saturday of the month to work o...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Movie Screening: Marcel the Shell with Shoes On

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: 46th Star Auditorium (Downtown)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Family Programs, Film & Movies
Event Description:
Join us for a viewing of Marcel the Shell with Shoes On (rated PG), streamed via Kanopy, and learn how YOU can stream movies and TV shows for free with your library card! ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Oklahoma Room Tours

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Oklahoma Room (Downtown)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Displays & Exhibits
Event Description:
Join us for a tour of the Oklahoma Room, Metro's location for rare books and books by Oklahomans and about Oklahomans. We'll demo scanning of archival materials and show you what Special Collections and Research has to offer. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Summer Reading Teen Volunteer Drop In

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Del City Library
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Del City)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Careers & Jobs
Event Description:
Calling all teens ages 12-18! Are you interested in volunteering at the library this summer? Drop by any time between 2-4PM and meet with our Teen Volunteer Supervisor to get all your questions answered. Event is come and go, you can arrive any time ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Poem a Day for National Poetry Month

All Day
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Open Study Area (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading, Cultural Experiences
Event Description:
Visit Ralph Ellison Library for a poem a day during National Poetry Month, featuring different poets, eras, and subjects. You just might find a new favorite! You can read a poem in the library or we'll give you a copy of today's poem to take home. Ha...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Creative Writing Sunday

1:30pm - 3:00pm
Warr Acres Library
Registration
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Description:
Have you always wanted to explore creative writing but never had the chance? Are you looking for a supportive community of writers with whom you can share your work? Join us every Sunday where we'll be creating original work and sharing our works in ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Program Room (Northwest)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading, Family Programs
Event Description:
Drop Everything And Read, aka D.E.A.R., is a national celebration of reading designed to remind families to make reading a priority in their lives. Visit our book swap table, make a DIY bookmark, and enjoy light refreshments on this wonderful literar...

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.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Pokemon TCG League

3:00pm - 4:30pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Del City)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Games & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Interested in learning to play Pokemon? Are you a seasoned pro? Somewhere in between? There is a game for you at Del City Library Pokemon League! You can bring your own deck or come as a brand new player and learn the basics with fellow trainers!&...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Poem a Day for National Poetry Month

All Day
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Open Study Area (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading, Cultural Experiences
Event Description:
Visit Ralph Ellison Library for a poem a day during National Poetry Month, featuring different poets, eras, and subjects. You just might find a new favorite! You can read a poem in the library or we'll give you a copy of today's poem to take home. Ha...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

DIY Miniature Yard Gnome

All Day 4/15 - 4/21
Bethany Library
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Bethany)
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Take-Home Kit
Event Description:
Come by and pick up a Take-Home Kit to create your very own Miniature Garden Gnome! Kits are limited. Available while supplies last. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Warning: Kit contains small parts that could represent a choking hazard. It is not intended for children under 3. It is encouraged that an adult supervise children while using this Metropolitan Library System Take & Make Bag.

It is encouraged that an adult supervise children while using this Metropolitan Library System Take & Make Kit.

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Shamrock Collage Take Home Kit

All Day 4/15 - 4/21
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Midwest City)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, Take-Home Kit
Event Description:
The word "shamrock" comes from the Gaelic "seamróg," which means "little clover." Make your own little clover with this kit while many yards have clover flowers blooming for bees and butterflies. ...
This event is in the "Birth-PreK" group.

Toddler Parachute Play

9:00am - 9:30am
Belle Isle Library
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Health & Wellness

Attending parachute playtime is an excellent way to help children build social skills and engage in physical activity! Children will have the opportunity to practice skills such as following directions, socializing with others, building vocabulary, and engaging in big body play that uses large and dynamic movement. Parachute play may be paired with props, songs, and books. 

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. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.

DHS Resource Help

9:00am - 5:00pm
Del City Library
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Study Room 1 (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Community & Civics, Health & Wellness
Event Description:
Do you need help with job applications? Unemployment benefits? SNAP Benefits? Finding a place to live? Affordable healthcare or more? Visit our OU social work students and DHS Embedded Worker for help! This event is held at multiple locations acro...