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Upcoming Events

Ongoing Events
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Grow-a-Library Seed Kit

4/12 @ 9:00am
to
4/25 @ 6:00pm
Nicoma Park Library
Library Branch: Nicoma Park Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Nicoma Park)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Health & Wellness, Take Home Kit
Event Description:
Pick up a Grow-a-Library Seed Kit while supplies last! Grow-a-Library Seed Kits, developed in partnership with the Myriad Botanical Gardens, include bean, radish, and pumpkin seeds inspired by beloved classics and fairytale books (Jack and ...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per household and per registration.

Grow-a-Library Seed Kit

4/12 @ 9:00am
to
4/25 @ 6:00pm
Jones Library
Library Branch: Jones Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Jones)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Health & Wellness, Take Home Kit
Event Description:
Pick up a Grow-a-Library Seed Kit while supplies last! Grow-a-Library Seed Kits, developed in partnership with the Myriad Botanical Gardens, include bean, radish, and pumpkin seeds inspired by beloved classics and fairytale books (Jack and ...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per household and per registration.

Grow-a-Library Seed Kit

4/12 @ 9:00am
to
4/25 @ 6:00pm
Luther Library
Library Branch: Luther Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Luther)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Health & Wellness, Take Home Kit
Event Description:
Pick up a Grow-a-Library Seed Kit while supplies last! Grow-a-Library Seed Kits, developed in partnership with the Myriad Botanical Gardens, include bean, radish, and pumpkin seeds inspired by beloved classics and fairytale books (Jack and ...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per household and per registration.

DIY Beeswax Food Wrap Take Home Kit

4/12 @ 9:00am
to
4/26 @ 5:00pm
Choctaw Library
Registration
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Passive Program (Choctaw)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Disposable packaging offers convenience, but it's not the most environmentally friendly option. Beeswax wraps fold around foods or cover bowls of leftovers and they are reusable, not to mention easy to make. This kit will include all the materials yo...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per registration.  Please register individually to ensure that kits are appropriately distributed.  Special notes should not be used for additional registrations.

Thank you for your help!

Virtual Preschool Storytime

April 12, 2021
10:00am - 10:30am
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Zoom (Edmond)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Books & Reading, Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Join us for a virtual storytime with your local neighborhood librarians! Connect virtually with other children and caregivers as we enjoy songs, stories, rhymes, fingerplays, and more! This storytime is intended for ages 3-5. Please register only on...

Disclaimer(s)

This event is an online event offered through video and web conferencing software.  If you register for this program, you will be emailed the link to connect digitally.   Please note, you may need to install an app or computer application to attend this program.  If you have any issues connecting, please reach out to askalibrarian@metrolibrary.org.

Preschool Activities

April 12, 2021
10:30am - 11:00am
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Zoom (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Join us online through Zoom for a story, rhymes, a craft, and early literacy activity. Come by the library before the program to pick up a kit of materials you will need during the program. After you sign up, you will receive an email with a link t...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per registration.  Please register individually to ensure that kits are appropriately distributed.  Special notes should not be used for additional registrations.

Thank you for your help!

Money Smart Week's "Bank On It: Finding Safe + Affordable Bank Accounts"

April 12, 2021
12:00pm - 12:15pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business & Finance, Continuing Education
Event Description:
On Monday, April 12, 2021 from 12:00 p.m. – 12:15 p.m. CT Money Smart Week will host “Bank On It: Finding Safe + Affordable Bank Accounts.” This virtual event is part of Money Smart Week, a week-long initiative from April 10-17, 2021 that aims to hel...

Teen Led RPG

April 12, 2021
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Zoom (Choctaw)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Clubs, Books & Reading, DIY & Hobbies, Film & Movies
Event Description:
Have you ever wanted to play or lead your own RPG?!? Join us for our Teen Led RPG and save the world as a player, or take your turn to destroy it as a DM!...

Disclaimer(s)

This event is an online event offered through video and web conferencing software.  If you register for this program, you will be emailed the link to connect digitally.   Please note, you may need to install an app or computer application to attend this program.  If you have any issues connecting, please reach out to askalibrarian@metrolibrary.org.

The Magic Tree House Book Adventures Club: Sunset of the Sabertooth

April 12, 2021
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Zoom (Edmond)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Book Clubs, Books & Reading, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Join us each month as we read and explore the Magic Tree House series by Mary Pope Osborne. On the second and fourth Monday of the month, we'll journey with Jack and Annie to an exciting new place and time. The doorway to adventure is in your own bac...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per registration.  Please register individually to ensure that kits are appropriately distributed.  Special notes should not be used for additional registrations.

Thank you for your help!

Virtual Rocket Readers

April 12, 2021
5:00pm - 8:00pm
Bethany Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Zoom (Bethany)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading, Reading Help
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Description:
Help improve your child's reading skills with one-on-one reading help for kids ages 5-12! Students will be paired with trained volunteers for 30 minute sessions via Zoom to work on reading and comprehension skills. This event is an online event...

Disclaimer(s)

This event is an online event offered through video and web conferencing software.  If you register for this program, you will be emailed the link to connect digitally.   Please note, you may need to install an app or computer application to attend this program.  If you have any issues connecting, please reach out to askalibrarian@metrolibrary.org.

Rain Barrels (steps for making, hooking up, and maintaining)

April 12, 2021
6:30pm - 6:45pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Interested in learning more about rain barrels? Join Joshua Campbell, Extension Educator with the Oklahoma County Extension Office on Facebook to learn more about the steps for making, hooking up, and maintaining your very own rain barrel! ...

Poem a Day for National Poetry Month

All Day
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading, Cultural Experiences, Take Home Kit
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...

Tweens & Teens: Friendship Bracelets

All Day4/13 - 4/18
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Edmond)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Description:
We're going retro this month with these back-to-the-eighties friendship bracelet kits. Each kit will include materials and instructions for four different bracelet designs. We can only guarantee one kit per registrant. If you have multiple tween...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per registration.  Please register individually to ensure that kits are appropriately distributed.  Special notes should not be used for additional registrations.

Thank you for your help!

Take Home Tuesday : Early Childhood

April 13, 2021
9:00am - 9:15am
The Village Library
Registration
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Online + Curbside (The Village)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Description:
Enjoy science, art, and literacy activities from home with these prepared activity kits! In April, preschoolers will make Mess Free Earth Painting. Supplies are limited. Please register to reserve your kit, then pick it up curbside or inside the lib...

Disclaimer(s)

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

Adult Puzzle Kits for Take and Make

4/13 @ 9:00am
to
4/19 @ 8:00pm
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Edmond)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Games & Gaming, Health & Wellness, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Are you a puzzle fan? There are many benefits of doing puzzles including improving memory, increasing IQ, and decreasing stress levels. The Edmond Library is providing 25 Adult Puzzle Kits for Take and Make at home. Each kit includes a 300-piece J...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per registration.  Please register individually to ensure that kits are appropriately distributed.  Special notes should not be used for additional registrations.

Thank you for your help!

Take Home Tuesday : Children

April 13, 2021
9:15am - 9:30am
The Village Library
Registration
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Online + Curbside (The Village)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Science & STEAM, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 3
Event Description:
Enjoy science, art, and literacy activities from home with these prepared activity kits! In April, children will make a Water Bottle Suncatcher! Supplies are limited. Please register to reserve your kit, then pick it up curbside or inside the librar...

Disclaimer(s)

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

Take Home Tuesday: Teens

April 13, 2021
9:30am - 9:45am
The Village Library
Registration
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Online + Curbside (The Village)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Description:
Enjoy science, art, and literacy activities from home with these prepared activity kits! Supplies are limited. Please register to reserve your kit, then pick it up curbside along with your library materials. Kits must be picked up within one week of ...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per registration.  Please register individually to ensure that kits are appropriately distributed.  Special notes should not be used for additional registrations.

Thank you for your help!

Online Storytime

April 13, 2021
9:30am - 10:00am
Library Online
Registration
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Join us for a storytime at your library online on most Tuesdays. Sign up to receive a link for the storytime which you can view anytime during that week. Skilled librarians will introduce little ones to the magic of stories and share inv...

Grow-a-Library Seed Kit

4/13 @ 9:30am
to
4/24 @ 5:00pm
Wright Library
Library Branch: Wright Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Wright)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Health & Wellness, Take Home Kit
Event Description:
Pick up a Grow-a-Library Seed Kit while supplies last! Grow-a-Library Seed Kits, developed in partnership with the Myriad Botanical Gardens, include bean, radish, and pumpkin seeds inspired by beloved classics and fairytale books (Jack and ...

Zoom Storytime

April 13, 2021
10:00am - 10:30am
Choctaw Library
Registration
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Zoom (Choctaw)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
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!

Disclaimer(s)

This event is an online event offered through video and web conferencing software.  If you register for this program, you will be emailed the link to connect digitally.   Please note, you may need to install an app or computer application to attend this program.  If you have any issues connecting, please reach out to askalibrarian@metrolibrary.org.

Story & Song: Wheels!

April 13, 2021
11:00am - 11:30am
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Zoom (Downtown)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading, Family Programs, Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Description:
Join us online for Storytime with the Downtown Library! Our theme for the week is: Wheels! We'll be reading and singing about cars, busses, trains, and more. Connect virtually with other children and caregivers as you enjoy interactive songs, stories...

Disclaimer(s)

This event is an online event offered through video and web conferencing software.  If you register for this program, you will be emailed the link to connect digitally.   Please note, you may need to install an app or computer application to attend this program.  If you have any issues connecting, please reach out to askalibrarian@metrolibrary.org.

Become a Career Cruising Expert

April 13, 2021
11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Careers & Jobs
Event Description:
From career exploration to educational options to searching for jobs, Career Cruising is a comprehensive resource that empowers you to unlock your potential. Join us for an overview of Career Cruising, where you’ll learn how you will experience: ...

Stay Active & Independent for Life (SAIL)

April 13, 2021
11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Online
Registration
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 498
Event Description:
Seniors stay active and independent! SAIL is designed to increase muscle strength, range of movement and improve activities for daily living. A chair is used for seated exercises and standing support and class can be modified depending on fitness lev...

Disclaimer(s)

This event is an online event offered through video and web conferencing software.  If you register for this program, you will be emailed the link to connect digitally.   Please note, you may need to install an app or computer application to attend this program.  If you have any issues connecting, please reach out to askalibrarian@metrolibrary.org.

Literary Lunch - An American Sunrise

April 13, 2021
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Warr Acres Library
Registration
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Online (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Description:
Miss your book club? Want to connect with other readers over lunch and a book? Join us online for Literary Lunch to engage in lively discussion with other readers in your community. In April we will celebrate Poetry Month by discuss...

Disclaimer(s)

This event is an online event offered through video and web conferencing software.  If you register for this program, you will be emailed the link to connect digitally.   Please note, you may need to install an app or computer application to attend this program.  If you have any issues connecting, please reach out to askalibrarian@metrolibrary.org.