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ESCAPE INFINITY: AN AVENGER ADVENTURE!

January 26, 2020
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Film & Movies, Games & Gaming, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Description:
Missed or unable to attend the last session? Sign up now! Thanos is on the hunt for the Infinity Gems, and he’s heading to Earth! You and your friends are the only ones who can find the six gems before he arrives. The Avengers are buying you as m...

ESCAPE INFINITY: AN AVENGER FAMILY ADVENTURE!

January 26, 2020
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Film & Movies, Games & Gaming, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Description:
Missed or unable to attend the last session? Sign up now! Thanos is on the hunt for the Infinity Gems, and he’s heading to Earth! You and your friends are the only ones who can find the six gems before he arrives. The Avengers are buying you as much ...

PBS Film Series: The African Americans - The Black Atlantic 1500-1800

February 2, 2020
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Film & Movies
Event Description:
The Black Atlantic explores the truly global experiences that created the African American people. Beginning a full century before the first documented slaves arrived at Jamestown, Virginia, the episode portrays the earliest Africans, both slave and ...

PBS Film Series: The African Americans - The Age of Slavery 1780-1860

February 3, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Film & Movies
Event Description:
What made cotton so desirable? In the 1790s Americas oldest crops, like tobacco, were depleting farmland and dropping in value. At the same time, the textile industry in Great Britain was exploding, creating enormous international demand for cotton c...

PBS Film Series: The African Americans - Into the Fire 1861-1896

February 5, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Film & Movies
Event Description:
Into the Fire examines the most tumultuous and consequential period in African American history: the Civil War and the end of slavery, and Reconstruction's thrilling but tragically brief "moment in the sun."...

PBS Film Series: The African Americans - Making a Way Out of No Way 1897-1940

February 8, 2020
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Film & Movies
Event Description:
Racist images in the Jim Crow era were used as propaganda to send messages that demeaned African Americans and legitimized violence against them. A visit to the Jim Crow Museum at Ferris State University in Michigan--home to the largest collection of...

PBS Film Series: The African Americans - Rise! 1940-1968

February 9, 2020
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Film & Movies
Event Description:
Rise! examines the long road to civil rights, when the deep contradictions in American society finally became unsustainable. Beginning in World War II, African Americans who helped fight fascism abroad came home to face the same old racial violence. ...

PBS Film Series: The African Americans - A More Perfect Union 1968-2013

February 10, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Film & Movies
Event Description:
After 1968, African Americans set out to build a bright new future on the foundation of the civil rights movement's victories, but a growing class disparity threatened to split the black community in two. As hundreds of African Americans won politica...

Date Night at the Library

February 11, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: 46th Star Auditorium (Downtown)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Film & Movies
Event Description:
Valentine's Day doesn't have to be expensive this year, because the library is here to help! Bring your date to the Downtown Library to enjoy a free movie in our Auditorium. No lines, no pricey tickets, and we'll even provide the candy! We will b...

Family Movie Tuesdays

February 11, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
The Village Library
Registration
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Village)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Film & Movies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Event Description:
Join us for the first in a series of Family Movie Nights for 2020. In February we'll be watching "A Streetcat Named Bob," a heartwarming story about how an unlikely friendship can change lives. This movie is recommended by Common Sense Media for ...

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.

Read the Movie Teen Book Club

February 13, 2020
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Forum (Midwest City)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Clubs, Books & Reading, Film & Movies
Event Description:
Read the book, then join us to watch and discuss the movie! For February we’ll be reading The Princess Bride by William Goldman. ...

Harold Jones Documentary and Q&A

February 16, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Warr Acres Library
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Warr Acres)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Film & Movies
Event Description:
See the planning that went into 2nd street's The Charlie Christian Jazz Festival with Harold Jones and his video "The Lady" The Making of the Charlie Christian Jazz Festival. Harold will be on hand to answer questions about the Festival along with ot...

Harold Jones Documentary and Q&A

February 18, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
The Village Library
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Village)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Film & Movies
Event Description:
See the planning that went into 2nd street's The Charlie Christian Jazz Festival with Harold Jones and his video "The Lady" The Making of the Charlie Christian Jazz Festival. Harold will be on hand to answer questions about the Festival along with ot...

Midweek Makers: Stop Motion Film Making for Kids

February 19, 2020
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Children's Program Room (Downtown)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Film & Movies, Live Performances & Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Description:
Calling all future film makers! Join us once a month as we use our creativity to make storyboards, characters, and mini sets as we begin to learn how to create our very own short stop motion film! We will learn how to create, shoot, and edit! We will...

Special Viewing: The Hate U Give

February 19, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Books & Reading, Film & Movies
Event Description:
Inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement and novel by Angie Thomas, this is the thought-provoking story of a teen girl who is the only witness to her friend's fatal shooting by a police officer. ...

Anime Club

February 20, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Midwest City)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Film & Movies
Event Description:
Are you a teen interested in anime and manga? Come check out our anime club where we will watch, read, and discuss your favorite shows and series! ...

Harold Jones Documentary and Q&A

February 22, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Southern Oaks Library
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Film & Movies
Event Description:
See the planning that went into 2nd street's The Charlie Christian Jazz Festival with Harold Jones and his video "The Lady" The Making of the Charlie Christian Jazz Festival. Harold will be on hand to answer questions about the Festival along with ot...

Harold Jones Documentary and Q&A

February 29, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Film & Movies
Event Description:
See the planning that went into 2nd street's The Charlie Christian Jazz Festival with Harold Jones and his video "The Lady" The Making of the Charlie Christian Jazz Festival. Harold will be on hand to answer questions about the Festival along with ot...

Family Movie Tuesdays

March 10, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
The Village Library
Registration
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Village)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Film & Movies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Event Description:
Join us for the second in a series of Family Movie Nights for 2020. In March we'll be watching "Funny Face," a classic 1957 musical romantic comedy.. This movie is recommended by Common Sense Media for children ages 9 and up. All ages are welcome...

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.

Read the Movie Teen Book Club

March 12, 2020
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Forum (Midwest City)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Clubs, Books & Reading, Film & Movies
Event Description:
Read the book, then join us to watch and discuss the movie! For March we’ll be reading Miss Peregrine's Home For Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs. ...

Film Camp 101

March 16, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
Bethany Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Conference Room (Bethany)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Film & Movies, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Description:
Have you ever wanted to make a movie? Come learn the very basics of creating a film and make a 90 second movie using the library's MLS Studios Lab and film equipment!...

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

Midweek Makers: Stop Motion Film Making for Kids

March 18, 2020
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Children's Program Room (Downtown)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Film & Movies, Live Performances & Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Calling all future film makers! Join us once a month as we use our creativity to make storyboards, characters, and mini sets as we begin to learn how to create our very own short stop motion film! We will learn how to create, shoot, and edit! We will...

Anime Host Club

March 18, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Children's Program Room (Downtown)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Books & Reading, Cultural Experiences, Film & Movies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Do you love watching and talking about anime? Do you love reading and talking about Manga? If so then you are the teens that we are looking for! Join the Anime Host Club to watch anime, discuss manga and hang out with other anime/manga fans. Regist...

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.

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

Anime Club

March 19, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Family Place (Midwest City)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Film & Movies
Event Description:
Are you a teen interested in anime and manga? Come check out our anime club where we will watch, read, and discuss your favorite shows and series! ...

Escape the Triwizard Tournament (Ages 9-12)

March 19, 2020
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Del City)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading, Family Programs, Film & Movies, Games & Gaming, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Description:
Do you have what it takes to survive the perils of the Triwizard Tournament? Test your Harry Potter knowledge by solving puzzles and challenges to become the next Triwizard Champion! Join us for a Harry Potter themed Escape Room. Registration requir...

Escape the Triwizard Tournament (Ages 13-18)

March 19, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Del City)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Books & Reading, Film & Movies, Games & Gaming, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Description:
Do you have what it takes to survive the perils of the Triwizard Tournament? Test your Harry Potter knowledge by solving puzzles and challenges to become the next Triwizard Champion! Join us for a Harry Potter themed Escape Room. Registration requir...

Anime Club

April 16, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Midwest City)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Film & Movies
Event Description:
Are you a teen interested in anime and manga? Come check out our anime club where we will watch, read, and discuss your favorite shows and series! ...