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Upcoming Events

Ongoing Events
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Take Home Kit- Make Your Own Candle

5/1 @ 8:00am
to
5/8 @ 5:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Health & Wellness, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Event Description:
Candles can provide that added stress relief so many of us are in need of these days. Make your own, all-natural candle and forget about your worries. This kit includes beeswax, all- natural herbs and flowers for scent and decoration, along with wick...

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 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!

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

Steppin Into Shape

May 1, 2021
9:00am - 10:00am
Ralph Ellison Library
Registration
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Zoom (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 33
Event Description:
Let’s get healthy with fitness and fun. View via ZOOM in the comfort of your home either alone, with a friend, or even as a family to participate in aerobics, line dances, Zumba or partner swing steps. Dress comfortably and get ready to step into a n...

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.

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.

Take Home Kit: Superhero Costume!

5/1 @ 9:00am
to
5/10 @ 9:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Child Development & Parenting, DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Have you ever wanted to be a superhero? Stop by the Downtown Library to pick up supplies to create your own superhero costume. Participants will be ready to save the day with their very own superhero mask, cape, shield, bracelet, and pendant. ...

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!

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

Job Search Starter Kit

5/1 @ 9:00am
to
5/15 @ 9:00am
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Online (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Careers & Jobs, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Are you searching for employment? Did you know there are many valuable resources provided by the Metropolitan Library System to assist in your job search? Yes! We want to help get you organized with a Job Search Starter Kit! This kit provides you...

Teen Book Box

5/1 @ 9:00am
to
5/15 @ 5:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Books & Reading, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Description:
Here at the Downtown Library, we’re always looking for fun ways to connect readers with our collection of books. Thus the idea of a library book “subscription” box, a connection between YOU the reader and US, your friendly neighborhood librarians. ...

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!

GeeKCON Virtual Dance Party for Little Ones

May 1, 2021
10:00am - 10:30am
Library Online
Registration
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Family Programs, Live Performances & Entertainment, Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 35
Event Description:
Are you the World’s Greatest Dancer? Or even the World’s Worst Dancer? Does dancing make you happy? Are your feet feeling extra fancy? If so, then join us from your living room for a super special GeeKCON edition of Metro’s virtual dance pa...

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 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.

Captain Supertooth Virtual Visit + Take Home Kit

May 1, 2021
11:00am - 11:30am
The Village Library
Registration
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Zoom (The Village)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Health & Wellness, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Description:
Delta Dental of Oklahoma Foundation’s own defender of oral health, Captain Supertooth, is visiting the library! Join us for a 30 minute interactive program that will teach your child the importance of maintaining their dental health with information ...

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!

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.

Family Game: Listen Up

May 1, 2021
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Almonte Library
Registration
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Zoom (Almonte)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Family Programs, Games & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Join families and friends in the collaborative game of Listen Up!, the multi-faceted competition that challenges verbal skills, drawing techniques, and listening ears most of all. ...

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.

Sundays Together Online

May 2, 2021
2:00pm - 2:30pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Description:
Join us as we create imaginary worlds, learn new art techniques, find inspiration in books, and connect with the world around us. Sundays together is an art weekly program for the whole family to enjoy. Join us on Facebook Live as we s...

Reading Encouragement Bag

All Day5/3 - 5/8
Capitol Hill Library
Registration
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Description:
Sometimes it's good to have some extra encouragement for reading. Sign up and receive a bag filled with things to give you a boost for your reading endeavors! The bag includes a mini book necklace you can take with you wherever you go, a set of bookm...

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!

Financial Fables

All Day5/3 - 5/9
Capitol Hill Library
Registration
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading, Business & Finance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Created by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Financial Fables are 'stories that combine reading, economics and personal finance into life lessons that feature "money morals". ' Kits will teach kids the importance of finances. Kits will include...

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!

Masquerade Kit

All Day5/3 - 5/9
Capitol Hill Library
Registration
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Prepare for a Masquerade Ball with this take home kit. Try your hand at mask making with this fun and easy craft!...

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!

Teen Take Home Kit: Weird Biology

All Day5/3 - 5/9
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Almonte)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Teens ages 10-18 will discover and learn the inner workings of the weird stuff our bodies do without us knowing! All supplies are included. Kits are first come, first serve. Feel free to call ahead for availability. ...

Spring recycling decor

All Day5/3 - 5/16
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Almonte)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
This craft includes using recycled items to add a lovely spring flair to your home, with small recycled bottles, and spring florals. You will get to make a lovely wood crate in which to hold them all. It can be used for a centerpiece, table setting o...

Disclaimer(s)

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

Adult Take and Make Kit: Pop Up Flower Card

All Day5/3 - 5/17
Belle Isle Library
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Take Home Kit
Event Description:
Pop in for a pop up flower card take and make kit! Learn how to make a 3D card for someone special in your life. You may need to supply some basic items such as scissors, glue, etc. Kits are first come, first served while supplies last....

Early Childhood Star Wars Take-and-Make

5/3 @ 9:00am
to
5/8 @ 5:00pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Del City)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Child Development & Parenting, Cultural Experiences, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Bring the galaxy far, far away into your home with this Star Wars craft kit! These kits are designed for children ages 2-5 with the help of a caregiver; kits will be available for pick up May 3 - 8....

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!

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

Spoticus Around the World Take Home Kit

5/3 @ 9:00am
to
5/9 @ 5:00pm
Bethany Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Bethany)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading, Cultural Experiences, Games & Gaming, Reading Help
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Description:
Spoticus is traveling around the world this year. Each month he will be visiting a new country but he needs your help. Solve the puzzles using familiar sight words and complete the craft inside to learn about each new place. This is a great activi...

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 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!

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

Take Home Kit - Paper Hyacinth Flowers

5/3 @ 9:00am
to
5/9 @ 6:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Description:
Want the beauty of fresh cut flowers without the maintenance? We've got you covered. Pick up a kit from the Downtown library to create your own paper hyacinth flower bouquet. All supplies will be provided to create three flowers of different colors!...

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!

De-Stress Fest

5/3 @ 9:00am
to
5/14 @ 6:00pm
Choctaw Library
Registration
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Choctaw)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Health & Wellness, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 40
Event Description:
School's (almost) out for the summer! Fidget, squish, and design your worries away by picking up a De-Stress Fest kit. You'll design your own mini Zen garden to bring the essence of nature inside, grow some water beads to squish and play with, cre...

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!

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

Make and Take Crafts

5/3 @ 9:00am
to
5/15 @ 5:00pm
Choctaw Library
Registration
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Choctaw)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Description:
Let your imagination soar at this special arts and crafts program made for little hands! professional librarians will provide you with all the resources you need to take home to spread your artistic wings. Children will have the opportunity to practi...

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!

Teen Led RPG

May 3, 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.

Captain Supertooth Virtual Visit + Take Home Kit

May 3, 2021
1:30pm - 2:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Zoom (Downtown)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Health & Wellness, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Description:
Delta Dental of Oklahoma Foundation’s own defender of oral health, Captain Supertooth, is visiting the library! Join us for a 30 minute interactive program that will teach your child the importance of maintaining their dental health with information ...

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!

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.

Virtual Rocket Readers

May 3, 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: 14
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.

High School Sequoyah Award Book Club

May 3, 2021
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Capitol Hill Library
Registration
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Online (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Clubs, Books & Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
This is a book club dedicated to the High School Sequoyah Awards! Each month we will focus on a different Sequoyah Award nominee. This month it is "The Inheritance Games" by Jennifer Lynn Barnes. Read the book and join us to talk about the thoug...

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.