Attention:

The Village Library parking lot is currently under construction. The library is open for business and curbside pickup is available all day.

The Ralph Ellison Library is open reduced hours for Grab & Go service! We are open Mon-Sat from 9a-5p and Sun 1p-6p.

Upcoming Events

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Morning Movie Club

December 15, 2022
10:15am - 12:15pm
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: 46th Star Auditorium (Downtown)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Film & Movies
Event Description:
Morning Movie Club is a weekly opportunity to watch international films and documentaries in the comfort of the library! Each week, we will be watching a different movie about exciting topics and interesting people, so come join us!...

Sensory Storytime

December 15, 2022
11:00am - 12:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Children's Program Room (Downtown)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Description:
Join us for a weekly sensory storytime on Thursdays at the Downtown Library at 11:00am! Connect with other families while enjoying stories and activities designed for children with sensory sensitivities. This will be a fun, interactive way for parent...

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

December 15, 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 to help adult learn...

Village Book Club

December 15, 2022
3:00pm - 4:00pm
The Village Library
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Village)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs, Books & Reading
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 we will be reading "The Speckled Beauty" by Rick Bragg   ...

Lemonade Lounge

December 15, 2022
3:15pm - 4:15pm
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Games & Gaming, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Come for the lemonade, stay for the games, crafts, and activities! We'll bring out our Nintendo Switch and compete in Mario Kart tournaments, play Exploding Kittens, do puzzles together, and more! For ages 12-18....

Fandom Trivia Night: The Nightmare Before Christmas

December 15, 2022
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Midwest City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Midwest City)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Cultural Experiences
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Description:
Teens, are you the Pumpkin King when it comes to The Nightmare Before Christmas knowledge? Come test your knowledge at this month's Fandom Trivia night--you might even walk away with a prize!...

Intermediate English as a Second Language Classes (ESL)

December 15, 2022
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Edmond Library
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: **STAFF USE ONLY**Meeting Room D (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 help adult learn...

***Canceled***The Art Project

December 15, 2022
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Description:
Join us the third Thursday of each month at The Ralph Ellison Library for The Art Project. The Art Project is a block of time set aside for you each week to come in and work on an art project that drives your creativity. Bring in your own pieces o...

Children Reading to Dogs

December 15, 2022
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Bethany Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Children's Area (Bethany)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
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.

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.

D&D Club

December 15, 2022
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Northwest)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Games & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Description:
Calling all adventurers! Have you always wondered what Dungeons & Dragons was all about? Join us to get started in the exciting world of D&D! This is a game in which we foster teamwork, responsibility, and friendships. If you've been curious but u...

Introductory English as a Second Language Classes (ESL)

December 15, 2022
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Capitol Hill Library
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Meeting Room 1 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Continuing Education
Event Description:
Learn the basics of English in this class made possible by Community Literacy Centers. This introductory level class meets every Tuesday and Thursday from 6:00-8:00pm.  English as a Second Language (ESL) classes are designed to help...

Children Reading to Dogs

December 15, 2022
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Del City Library
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Onsite (Del City)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: 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.

Teen Game Night

December 15, 2022
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Del City Library
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Del City)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games & Gaming
Event Description:
Join us at the library for an in-person open game night! We'll have plenty of board games, a Nintendo Switch, and tons of snacks. Bring your friends and come hang with us at the Del City Library....

Winter Solstice String Art

December 15, 2022
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Almonte Library
Registration
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Programming Room A (Almonte)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, DIY & Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Description:
Since prehistory, the winter solstice has been a significant time of year in many cultures and has been marked by festivals and rituals. It marks the symbolic death and rebirth of the Sun; the gradual waning of daylight hours is reversed and beg...

Disclaimer(s)

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

CUE-Cinema Under Exploration

December 15, 2022
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: 46th Star Auditorium (Downtown)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Film & Movies
Event Description:
Come join us every Thursday night for CUE-Cinema Under Exploration. Every week, guests will gather to watch a film while enjoying free popcorn, then discuss afterwards. December's Lineup is a focus on International Animation December 1- Genius ...

U.S. Citizenship Classes

December 15, 2022
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Southern Oaks Library
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Zoom (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Community & Civics
Event Description:
Learn the basics of becoming a U.S. Citizen! The Southern Oaks Public Library is partnering with Community Literary Centers to provide free weekly classes that explore the steps of the naturalization process. Tutors will be available to teach Engli...

OK Promise Workshop

December 15, 2022
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Capitol Hill Library
Registration
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Meeting Room 2 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Continuing Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
It's never too early to prepare for college!  If you are eligible to sign up for OK Promise (8th through 11th grade) and would like help completing the application, come by Capitol Hill for this workshop.  You will receive guidance on&...

Art Time

December 16, 2022
10:00am - 11:00am
Warr Acres Library
Registration
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Child Development & Parenting, Family Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 28
Event Description:
Let your imagination soar at our toddler craft time! We will use an assortment of odds and ends to create our very own works of art. A librarian will be on hand to provide you with all the resources you need to spread your artistic wings! This pr...

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. 

Storytime

December 16, 2022
10:00am - 11:00am
Jones Library
Library Branch: Jones Library
Room: Meeting Room (Jones)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: 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!

Preschool Storytime (Ages 3-5)

December 16, 2022
10:30am - 11:15am
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Northwest)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
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!

*Please register each child. ...

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. 

Library Programming Session

December 16, 2022
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Edmond)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Community & Civics
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Description:
Come to the library and share your thoughts about the needs of a second Edmond Library! Library leadership, architects, and consultants will be present to hear your thoughts as we begin our design process for the new library. Registration is encou...

OKC Mobile Market

December 16, 2022
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Del City Library
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Onsite (Del City)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Description:
The OKC Mobile Market offers fresh produce to residents of Oklahoma County at no cost. We know that access to fresh fruit and vegetables is a barrier for many folks in the community, not only due to food deserts, but also the rising cost of food. Mob...

Library Programming Session

December 16, 2022
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Edmond)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Community & Civics
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 48
Event Description:
Come to the library and share your thoughts about the needs of a second Edmond Library! Library leadership, architects, and consultants will be present to hear your thoughts as we begin our design process for the new library. Registration for this...

Chess Club

December 16, 2022
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. ...