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Music Time

February 1, 2022
11:00am - 11:45am
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online (Downtown)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Family Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Description:
Discover the power of music at the library! Join us virtually for a pre-recorded music program where you sing, move, and create beautiful music with your child. This program will also be held on the following dates: April 5th and June 7th...

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. 

Bethany StoryWalk®

2/1 @ 12:00pm
to
2/28 @ 1:00pm
Bethany Library
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Outdoors (Bethany)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading, Health & Wellness
Event Description:
Join us for a StoryWalk® around Bethany Library. Enjoy nature and Bethany's walking trails as you read a story. The story changes every month so drop by to catch a different story. When you've reached the end, stop in the library to collect a craft k...

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. 

Tech Help

February 1, 2022
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Capitol Hill Library
Registration
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Study Room 2 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Continuing Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
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 basic technology issues. We will wa...

Teen Time: DnD

February 1, 2022
1:00pm - 3:30pm
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Covered Patio (Choctaw)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games & Gaming
Event Description:
Grab your bow and ready your dancing lights, as we prepare for battle! Join us for Dungeons and Dragons, led by librarians and even teens like you, on the Choctaw Library patio. Newbies, novices, and experts welcome. This is a teen program....

Disclaimer(s)

This event is scheduled to take place outside weather permitting.  Customers are encouraged to wear sunscreen and their masks.  Customers may also bring a blanket or lawn chair.  Please watch your email for updates to change of avenue or cancelation. 

English as a Second Language Classes - Advanced Beginner (ESL 7)

February 1, 2022
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Edmond Library
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Zoom - CLC (Edmond)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Continuing Education
Event Description:
Improve your English in this class made possible by Community Literacy Centers. This advanced beginner level class meets every Tuesday and Thursday from 2:00-4:00pm.  English as a Second Language (ESL) classes are designed...

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.

CLC HIGH SCHOOL EQUIVALENCY CLASSES (HSE 1)

February 1, 2022
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Del City Library
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Online (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Continuing Education
Event Description:
Prepare for the HiSET exam in this class made possible by Community Literacy Centers. This class meets every Tuesday and Thursday from 1:00-4:00pm.  High School Equivalence (HSE) classes are designed to prepare adults for ...

Cozy Mystery Book Club

February 1, 2022
3:00pm - 4:00pm
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: 20
Event Description:
Join us at the Edmond Library to discuss a book or series from the Cozy Mystery Genre.  In February we will be reading Death By Cherry Chocolate Cheesecake by Sarah Graves.   ...

Teen Virtual Dungeons & Dragons

February 1, 2022
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Del City Library
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Zoom (Del City)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Games & Gaming
Event Description:
Adventure awaits at the Del City Library! Join us every Tuesday for Virtual Dungeons & Dragons. This program is for all teens ages 12-18. To register, email askalibrarian@metrolibrary.org...

Coding Club

February 1, 2022
4:30pm - 5:30pm
The Village Library
Registration
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Village)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Description:
Youth ages 9-14 will learn coding and computer programming skills, and use those skills to create their own games and projects! Prior coding knowledge is welcome but not necessary. This is a 6-week course and participants are expected to participate ...

Disclaimer(s)

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Customers are encouraged to socially distance by maintaining 6 feet apart for the duration of the event.

Northwest Kids Ages 5-12 CODE! Drive a DASH Robot (LIVE @ NW!)

February 1, 2022
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Northwest Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Northwest)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Come earn your "permit" in Robotics Driving School! Work through 12 challenges to program your Dash robot, then take it out for a spin around the Wonder Workshop neighborhood. Also, be sure to pick up a book or two (or five!) for the final month of t...

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. 

Customers are encouraged to socially distance by maintaining 6 feet apart for the duration of the event.

Homework & Reading Help

February 1, 2022
4:30pm - 6:00pm
Capitol Hill Library
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Meeting Room 1 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading, 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 st...

English as a Second Language Classes - Intermediate (ESL 11)

February 1, 2022
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Edmond Library
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Zoom - CLC (Edmond)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Continuing Education
Event Description:
Improve your English in this class made possible by Community Literacy Centers. This intermediate level class meets every Tuesday and Thursday from 5:00-7:00pm.  English as a Second Language (ESL) classes are designed to h...

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.

10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's presented by the Alzheimer's Association

February 1, 2022
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Description:
Alzheimer's and other dementias cause changes in memory, thinking and behavior that interfere with daily life. Learn about 10 common warning signs and what to watch for in yourself and others....

Zoom: Teen Anime Club

February 1, 2022
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Almonte Library
Registration
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Programming Room A (Almonte)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Clubs, Film & Movies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Love Anime and/or Manga? Join our Anime club and talk to like minded teens about your favorite shows and books! This event is every week for teens aged 13-17. We will watch anime, read manga, talk about JPOP/KPOP, learn Japanese language, sample Asi...

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.

Customers are encouraged to socially distance by maintaining 6 feet apart for the duration of the event.

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.

Be Advised:  This program may be photographed and/or videotaped for publicity purposes.

By Attending, you consent:  To the use of your voice and likeness in future publicity uses that contain content from this event. If you do not wish to be on camera, please let us know.

For more information visit our Photography & Video Disclaimer

Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Northwest)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading, Community & Civics, Cultural Experiences, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 38
Event Description:
WHO WAS Bob Marley? WHO IS Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson? WHO WERE the Tuskegee Airmen? WHAT WAS the Harlem Renaissance? Love the Who Was? series that brings history alive?! Pick your favorite Black History Month hero from our book list, check out a p...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per household and per registration (if required).

Primary Color Painting Take Home Kit (Early Childhood)

2/2 @ 9:00am
to
2/5 @ 5:00pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Northwest)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Description:
Have a fun art session with your little one while learning about the magic of color mixing! Each kit will contain powdered tempura paint in red, yellow, and blue. You can just mix the powder with water and you have paint! Experiment with your litt...

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.

Black History Month: Build & Learn Take Home Kit (Early Childhood)

2/2 @ 9:00am
to
2/5 @ 8:00pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Northwest)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Community & Civics, Cultural Experiences, Family Programs, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Description:
We are recognizing Black History month which is observed from February 1st through March 1st.  During this month we recognize the culture, history, and achievements of black Americans and their central role in this nation's story.  This ...

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.

We can only guarantee one kit per household and per registration (if required).

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

Stay Active & Independent for Life (SAIL)

February 2, 2022
10:00am - 11:00am
Library Online
Registration
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 480
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.

Zoom: Pre-K Storytime

February 2, 2022
10:00am - 11:00am
Almonte Library
Registration
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Children's Area (Almonte)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Books & Reading, Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Description:
Gather up the little ones as we are tentatively planning to gather in person at the library for some storytime fun! We'll enjoy our once a month time together with fun themes you'll love. Register if you prefer to join us via Zoom....

Disclaimer(s)

Customers are encouraged to socially distance by maintaining 6 feet apart for the duration of the event.

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.

Be Advised:  This program may be photographed and/or videotaped for publicity purposes.

By Attending, you consent:  To the use of your voice and likeness in future publicity uses that contain content from this event. If you do not wish to be on camera, please let us know.

For more information visit our Photography & Video Disclaimer

One-on-one Tech Help

February 2, 2022
10:00am - 12:15pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Registration
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Description:
This personalized technology session will help customers gain the confidence they need to get comfortable with computers. In a 30 or 45 minute session, customers will learn about a specific topic that is important to them. Library cardholders can reg...

Disclaimer(s)

Customers are encouraged to socially distance by maintaining 6 feet apart for the duration of the event.

Coffee and Crafts

February 2, 2022
10:30am - 11:30am
Bethany Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Bethany)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Description:
Enjoy good company and find out what's happening at your local library.  Come for coffee and crafts on the first Wednesday of the month.  We provide the place, the coffee and the materials.  Not feeling crafty?  No worries, board games and playing ca...

Disclaimer(s)

Customers are encouraged to socially distance by maintaining 6 feet apart for the duration of the event.

Community Room

February 2, 2022
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Nicoma Park Library
Library Branch: Nicoma Park Library
Room: Meeting Room (Nicoma Park)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Community & Civics
Event Description:
Need a place to play games with friends, work on your computer, or just visit? Join us for Community Room time every Wednesday from 1-3. For adults and teens....

English as a Second Language Classes - Beginner (ESL 4)

February 2, 2022
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Warr Acres Library
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Zoom (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Continuing Education
Event Description:
Improve your English in this class made possible by Community Literacy Centers. This beginner level class meets every Monday and Wednesday from 1:00-3:00pm via Zoom.  English as a Second Language (ESL) classes are designed...

Greek and Latin Vocab Roots

February 2, 2022
4:30pm - 5:00pm
Capitol Hill Library
Registration
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Meeting Room 1 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Continuing Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Description:
For teens and adults wanting to improve vocabulary by learning about English words with Latin and Greek roots. Classes are short 30 minute sessions which can help with the language portions of college preparatory exams or enhance vocabulary....