Upcoming Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Location

Gingerbread Man Loose in the Library

All Day12/1 - 12/23
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Children's Area (Midwest City)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Family Programs
Event Description:
Oh No! The Gingerbread Man is loose in the Midwest City Library. Can you please help us find him before that tricky fox catches him? Follow the clues and learn about the library, too. The Gingerbread Man activity will be an ongoing scavenger hunt an...

Holiday On The Hill

December 17, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Capitol Hill Library
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Room 1 + 2 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, Family Programs
Event Description:
Capitol Hill library will be one stop on the Santa Stroll where you can listen to a traditional Christmas story, make a holiday card, and meet and take pictures with Santa.  Other stops on the Santa Stroll will have fun events like a Toy Walk, c...

Holiday Make and Take

December 17, 2019
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Programming Room A (Almonte)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Family Programs
Event Description:

Create, explore, and meet new friends at your neighborhood library! We’ll provide the space and supplies, you supply the creativity!

Family Gamefest

December 17, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Jones Library
Library Branch: Jones Library
Room: Meeting Room (Jones)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Family Programs, Games & Gaming
Event Description:

Take a break! Join us to meet new friends or spend time as a family playing together. Playing tabletop games helps to build skills such as: problem solving, teamwork, spatial reasoning, and communication. Playing games is also a great way to reduce stress and boost your mood! A large assortment of board games will be provided to pick from or you can bring some of your own. Let the fun continue by checking out some of our great gamer guides and activity books to take home.

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. 

Holiday Shoppe

December 18, 2019
4:30pm - 6:30pm
Capitol Hill Library
Registration
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Room 1 + 2 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Family Programs
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 7
Event Description:
Boys and girls get ready for the holiday season by shopping our Holiday Shoppe! No money? No problem! All items in our shoppe will be of no cost. Choose from a variety of unique items to gift to two or your loved ones. This program is open to kids a...

The Gift of Art

December 18, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Programming Room A (Almonte)
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs
Event Description:
Be the gift this holiday season by making original art and gifting it to someone special! Local artist Monica Owen will demonstrate some techniques to create your own styrofoam cards or tile coasters. All supplies provided....

Kids' Holiday Shoppe

December 19, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Southern Oaks Library
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Community & Civics, Family Programs
Event Description:
Let your kids experience the thrill of selecting their own gifts for family members. Children will choose two small gifts with the help of library staff and volunteers. FREE! You must sign up with a staff member. Sign up by calling (405) 631-4468 or...

Unplug at the Library - Games, Puzzles, & More

December 20, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Northwest Library
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Northwest)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Family Programs, Games & Gaming
Event Description:
Turn off the video games for the afternoon and join us at the library for an afternoon of board games, card games, puzzles, & more. ...

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. 

Chess Club

December 20, 2019
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. A similar club exists at multiple libraries....

Home Made Holiday Craft-A-Thon

December 23, 2019
12:00pm - 4:00pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Community & Civics, Family Programs, Writing

Almonte Game Night

December 26, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Programming Room A (Almonte)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Family Programs, Games & Gaming
Event Description:
Do you enjoy playing board games, card games, and/or video games?  Then come by Almonte Library for game night and test your wits and skills in either cooperative or competitive play with your fellow gamers!  Each month we will feature a different ga...

Chess Club

December 27, 2019
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. A similar club exists at multiple libraries....

Family Movie Night

December 30, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Family Programs, Film & Movies
Event Description:
Come enjoy a seasonal movie and popcorn with family and friends!  ...

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.

Blast Off into the New Year!

December 31, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Children's Area (Downtown)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Family Programs, Storytimes
Event Description:
10- 9- 8- 7- 6- 5- 4- 3- 2- 1... Blast off into 2020! Join us at the library for space-themed crafts, games, stories, and celebrate the new year! We'll start with craft and activities at 10 AM around the children's area and at 11:30 we'll start our s...

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 program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to be in attendance and be engaged with your child for this program. 

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.

Happy Noon Year Celebration

December 31, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Almonte Library
Registration
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Programming Room A (Almonte)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, Family Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Description:
Happy Noon Year!! Do you have a little one who really wants to join the holiday festivities but might not quite make it until midnight? No one needs to miss out on the fun! Ring in the new year with an early party at your library! We'll play games, m...

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

January 2, 2020
10:00am - 10:45am
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Children's Program Room (Downtown)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Child Development & Parenting, Family Programs, Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 29
Event Description:
So much more than books! Join us as a skilled librarian introduces little ones to the library and shows parents/caregivers how to create excitement about reading. Connect with others while enjoying rhymes, songs, books, and a craft. This program i...

Family Movie Night

January 2, 2020
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Capitol Hill Library
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Room 1 + 2 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Family Programs, Film & Movies
Event Description:
Do you want to get out of the house? Do you want to watch a movie without spending a fortune? We've got you covered at Capitol Hill! Join us as we watch a family classic on Thursday, January 2nd. We'll have snacks! ¿Quieren salir de la casa? ¿Quie...

Chess Club

January 3, 2020
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. A similar club exists at multiple libraries....

The Great Puzzle Race

January 4, 2020
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Northwest)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Games & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Event Description:
Let's celebrate National Puzzle Day! Gather your team of up to 4 people to compete against other groups in a timed jigsaw puzzle competition. Teams will have 60 minutes to put together their puzzle - each team will be working on an exact copy of the ...

Children Reading to Dogs

January 6, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Northwest Library
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Program Room (Northwest)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Family Programs, 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....

Midweek Makers: Science Explorers

January 8, 2020
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Children's Program Room (Downtown)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Event Description:
Join us for an afternoon of scientific exploration! We provide the supplies and you provide the creativity and ingenuity. We feature a different project each month. Come feed your curiosity and explore your world at the Ronald J. Norick Downtown Libr...

Musictime

January 9, 2020
10:00am - 10:45am
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Children's Program Room (Downtown)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Cultural Experiences, Family Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 29
Event Description:
Discover the power of music at the library! Come with your child to sing, move, and create beautiful music. This program is held on the second Thursday of each month....

Children Reading to Dogs

January 9, 2020
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Del City Library
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Del City)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading, Child Development & Parenting, Family Programs, Reading Help
Event Description:
Children Reading to Dogs Young readers build "pawsitive" self-esteem, self-confidence and improve their reading skills while reading aloud to certified therapy dogs. This is a recurring event and takes place on the second and fourth Thursday of the m...

Chess Club

January 10, 2020
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. A similar club exists at multiple libraries....

Family Arts & Crafts

January 11, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Jones Library
Library Branch: Jones Library
Room: Meeting Room (Jones)
Age Group: All Ages, Birth-PreK, Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Family Programs
Event Description:
Let's get crafty! Join library staff for arts, crafts and fun. We’ll provide the space and supplies, you supply the creativity! We'll have different projects each month. Contact the library for more information on this month's projects. This is a...

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. 

Second Saturday: Frozen LEGO Fun

January 11, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Northwest Library
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Northwest)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
As the snowflakes fall, chill and build with us! Exercise your curiosity and creativity as we play in an icy winter LEGO land! ...

Glow Up Art Party

January 14, 2020
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Midwest City)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs
Event Description:
Come get your glow on! Participants will participate in multiple glow-in-the-dark activities and make UV reactive crafts in a magical blacklight environment!...