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Upcoming Events

Special thank you to Niagara Water for the donation of two pallets of water to help our community hydrate and stay cool during outdoor Summer Reading events.

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LitFest: Creating Online Platforms with Marisa Mohi

August 4, 2021
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Zoom (Downtown)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Business & Finance, Careers & Jobs, Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
It is becoming more and more important to have a strong online platform if you are going to create, market, or sell your work digitally. Join writer and creative coach, Marisa Mohi, to learn how to build and maintain your own online platform so that ...

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.

LitFest Take Home Kit: Writer's Survival Kit

8/9 @ 9:00am
to
8/31 @ 9:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading, Careers & Jobs, DIY & Hobbies, Take Home Kit, Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Description:
Do you jot notes for stories on napkins? Are you always up late writing? Do you have your best ideas when you have nothing to write with? Well, the library has the perfect kit for you! Pick up our Writer's Survival Kit that contains the tools and res...

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.

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!

LitFest Take Home Kit: Writer's Survival Kit

8/9 @ 9:00am
to
8/31 @ 9:00pm
Almonte Library
Registration
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Almonte)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading, Careers & Jobs, DIY & Hobbies, Take Home Kit, Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Description:
Do you jot notes for stories on napkins? Are you always up late writing? Do you have your best ideas when you have nothing to write with? Well, the library has the perfect kit for you! Pick up our Writer's Survival Kit that contains the tools and res...

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.

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!

LitFest Take Home Kit: Writer's Survival Kit

8/9 @ 9:00am
to
8/31 @ 9:00pm
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Edmond)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading, Careers & Jobs, DIY & Hobbies, Take Home Kit, Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Description:
Do you jot notes for stories on napkins? Are you always up late writing? Do you have your best ideas when you have nothing to write with? Well, the library has the perfect kit for you! Pick up our Writer's Survival Kit that contains the tools and res...

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.

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!

LitFest Take Home Kit: Writer's Survival Kit

8/9 @ 9:00am
to
8/31 @ 9:00pm
Midwest City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Midwest City)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading, Careers & Jobs, DIY & Hobbies, Take Home Kit, Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Description:
Do you jot notes for stories on napkins? Are you always up late writing? Do you have your best ideas when you have nothing to write with? Well, the library has the perfect kit for you! Pick up our Writer's Survival Kit that contains the tools and res...

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.

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!

LitFest Take Home Kit: Writer's Survival Kit

8/9 @ 9:00am
to
8/31 @ 9:00pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Northwest)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading, Careers & Jobs, DIY & Hobbies, Take Home Kit, Writing
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 5
Event Description:
Do you jot notes for stories on napkins? Are you always up late writing? Do you have your best ideas when you have nothing to write with? Well, the library has the perfect kit for you! Pick up our Writer's Survival Kit that contains the tools and res...

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.

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!

LitFest Take Home Kit: Writer's Survival Kit

8/9 @ 9:00am
to
8/31 @ 9:00pm
Warr Acres Library
Registration
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Online+ Curbside (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading, Careers & Jobs, DIY & Hobbies, Take Home Kit, Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Description:
Do you jot notes for stories on napkins? Are you always up late writing? Do you have your best ideas when you have nothing to write with? Well, the library has the perfect kit for you! Pick up our Writer's Survival Kit that contains the tools and res...

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.

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!

LitFest Take Home Kit: Writer's Survival Kit

8/9 @ 9:00am
to
8/31 @ 9:00pm
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading, Careers & Jobs, DIY & Hobbies, Take Home Kit, Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Description:
Do you jot notes for stories on napkins? Are you always up late writing? Do you have your best ideas when you have nothing to write with? Well, the library has the perfect kit for you! Pick up our Writer's Survival Kit that contains the tools and res...

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.

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!

LitFest Take Home Kit: Writer's Survival Kit

8/9 @ 9:00am
to
8/31 @ 9:00pm
The Village Library
Registration
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Online + Curbside (The Village)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading, Careers & Jobs, DIY & Hobbies, Take Home Kit, Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Description:
Do you jot notes for stories on napkins? Are you always up late writing? Do you have your best ideas when you have nothing to write with? Well, the library has the perfect kit for you! Pick up our Writer's Survival Kit that contains the tools and res...

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.

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!

LitFest Take Home Kit: Writer's Survival Kit

8/9 @ 9:00am
to
8/31 @ 9:00pm
Wright Library
Registration
Library Branch: Wright Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Wright)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading, Careers & Jobs, DIY & Hobbies, Take Home Kit, Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Description:
Do you jot notes for stories on napkins? Are you always up late writing? Do you have your best ideas when you have nothing to write with? Well, the library has the perfect kit for you! Pick up our Writer's Survival Kit that contains the tools and res...

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.

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!

LitFest: Evolution of Urban Fantasy Q&A with Seanan McGuire

August 10, 2021
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Author Events, Books & Reading, Careers & Jobs, Writing
Event Description:
The world of publishing is constantly changing. The popularity of genres ebb and flow. Join best-selling author, Seanan McGuire, as she answers all of your questions on writing and the evolution of Urban Fantasy. This is one of many events happen...

LitFest: Creating and Marketing Digital Content

August 15, 2021
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Business & Finance, Careers & Jobs, Writing
Event Description:
Have you been struggling to create an online presence? Do you want to learn how to promote your work on Amazon, Instagram, or even TikTok? Join writer and creative coach, Marisa Mohi, to learn the tips and tricks you need to get a following and make ...

LitFest: Small Group Discussion with best-selling author, Seanan McGuire

August 17, 2021
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Zoom (Downtown)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Author Events, Books & Reading, Careers & Jobs, Cultural Experiences, DIY & Hobbies, Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Have you ever wanted to sit down with an award winning author and ask them all your burning questions? What would you do if you could ask them how they do what they do so well and learn tips and tricks from them so you can follow in their footsteps? ...

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.

No-Tech Coding for Teens

8/18 @ 9:00am
to
8/21 @ 4:00pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Northwest)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Careers & Jobs, Computers & Technology, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Description:
Learn the basics of coding, no tech required! Teens will learn how information is represented in a way such that a computer can interpret and store it. When learning binary, teens will have the opportunity to code their name into a beaded bracelet. T...

Disclaimer(s)

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

Social Security Programs - Zoom Edition!

August 20, 2021
10:00am - 11:00am
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Zoom (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business & Finance, Careers & Jobs, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Description:
Do you have questions about Social Security Programs (SSA?) A Social Security Administrative Specialist will present a general historical overview of SSA and current programs including retirement, medicare and accessing information. (This is schedule...

LitFest - Interview with Author Scarlett St. Clair

August 26, 2021
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Author Events, Books & Reading, Careers & Jobs, DIY & Hobbies, Writing
Event Description:
Join us for an interview session with author Scarlett St. Clair! St. Clair has written many series including Hades and Persephone, the Hades Saga, and the King of Battle and Blood series. In this interview we will discuss her works specifically, the ...
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Business & Finance, Careers & Jobs, Writing
Event Description:
Are you looking for a side gig? Editing might be for you! Join Meaghan Hunt to learn how to get into freelance editing and build your own business. It's time to make that money! This is one of many events happening this month for LitFest 2021. For...

COLLEGE PREP BASICS

9/8 @ 9:00am
to
9/29 @ 8:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Careers & Jobs, Continuing Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
The college admissions process can be difficult to navigate, but we offer the resources you need to make your collegiate dream a reality for students in 8th - thru 12th grades. Kit Includes: Test Prep, checklists, scholarships, financial aid, and O...

Disclaimer(s)

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

College Test Prep Basics

10/14 @ 12:00am
to
10/28 @ 11:00am
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Careers & Jobs, Continuing Education, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Description:
College entrance exams such as the ACT and/or SAT are a key steps in the college preparation process. The library has several resources that can be found in this take home kit that may help you increase your scores on these important tests!...

Disclaimer(s)

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