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Indigenizing Education: Local to National

November 30, 2021
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages, Adults
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Cultural Experiences, Live Performances & Entertainment
Event Description:
Oklahoma is home to 39 Sovereign Tribal Nations, but many Oklahomans still do not know much about Native peoples outside of what they see in media and are taught in schools. The widespread stereotypes and misleading information leads to negative situ...

Online D&D

December 2, 2021
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Harrah Library
Library Branch: Harrah Library
Room: Online (Harrah)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Cultural Experiences, DIY & Hobbies, Games & Gaming
Event Description:
Have you ever wanted to join up with a group to go on quests and solve the problems of world not your own? Join us Thursdays as we explore new worlds, fight ferocious beasts, and complete quests for treasure, glory, and more! This program is open to ...

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.

Capitol Hill After School Events

December 2, 2021
4:15pm - 5:30pm
Capitol Hill Library
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Patio (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, DIY & Hobbies, Film & Movies, Games & Gaming, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Come by Capitol Hill after school if you're looking for something fun to do. We will have different activities and crafts available to create at your own pace and enjoy with friends. Similar programs exist at multiple libraries....

Spoticus Out Of This World

All Day12/6 - 12/12
Bethany Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Bethany)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Continuing Education, Cultural Experiences, Family Programs, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 3
Event Description:
"Space: the final frontier. These are the voyages of Spoticus. His mission: to explore space and conduct new experiments, to boldly go where no dog has gone before." Join Spoticus as he explores outer space, conducts experiments, and learns about c...

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.

Art Around the World: Norway - Rosemaling

12/7 @ 9:30am
to
12/11 @ 4:30pm
Wright Library
Registration
Library Branch: Wright Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Wright)
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Description:
Let's continue our journey around the world - through art! Join us each month with a new Take and Make Kit highlighting a different type of folk art from countries, territories, and people around the world. For our December trip, we will be “trave...

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.

Online D&D

December 9, 2021
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Harrah Library
Library Branch: Harrah Library
Room: Online (Harrah)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Cultural Experiences, DIY & Hobbies, Games & Gaming
Event Description:
Have you ever wanted to join up with a group to go on quests and solve the problems of world not your own? Join us Thursdays as we explore new worlds, fight ferocious beasts, and complete quests for treasure, glory, and more! This program is open to ...

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.

Spoticus Out Of This World

All Day12/13 - 12/18
Capitol Hill Library
Registration
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Continuing Education, Cultural Experiences, Family Programs, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Description:
"Space: the final frontier. These are the voyages of Spoticus. His mission: to explore space and conduct new experiments, to boldly go where no dog has gone before." Join Spoticus as he explores outer space, conducts experiments, and learns about c...

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.

Create your own Kinara for Kwanzaa

12/13 @ 9:00am
to
12/23 @ 3:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Child Development & Parenting, Cultural Experiences, Family Programs, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
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 spread your artistic wings. Children will have the opportunity to practice building motor skills, following directions, socializing with others, and more!

Stop by the Downtown Library to pick up this AWSOME take and make kit! Learn about Kwanzaa as you create your own Kinara. All supplies are included....

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. 

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.

Winter Solstice Family Fun Kit

12/14 @ 9:30am
to
12/18 @ 4:30pm
Wright Library
Registration
Library Branch: Wright Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Wright)
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, Family Programs, Science & STEAM, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Description:
Winter is coming! Celebrate the shortest day of the year as a family with this Winter Solstice Family Fun Kit. Kits will include fun family activities, crafts, and information about Winter Solstice. So that more families are able to enjoy this kit...

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 household and per registration (if required).

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

Harry Potter and the Good, Bad, and Ugly Book Talk

December 14, 2021
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Online
Library Branch: Library Online
Age Group: All Ages, Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading, Cultural Experiences
Event Description:
Harry Potter books and movies are beloved by generations. Whether you are team book, team movie, or an all around Potterhead, everyone is familiar with the story of "the boy who lived" and "he who shall not be named". Join your resident millennial li...

Mother Goose on the Loose - AT HOME!

December 15, 2021
10:00am - 11:00am
Almonte Library
Registration
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Zoom (Almonte)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Cultural Experiences
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Description:

Hey, Diddle Diddle-- Kids and families will love Mother Goose on the Loose ®! Mother Goose on the Loose ® is a play-based early literacy program that uses books, puppets, flannel pieces, music, and movement to bring language and literacy to life! Join us for this exciting, innovative program for young children.

This Mother Goose program will be provided via Zoom. Several participants will be using previous provided kits. Unfortunately, we no longer have new kits available, but that is ok! Please join us anyway. It should not be difficult to use household ...

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.

Gingerbread House Take Home Kit

12/15 @ 2:00pm
to
12/23 @ 3:00pm
Choctaw Library
Registration
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Choctaw)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Get in the holiday spirit with a fun gingerbread house take home kit! Kit includes a premade house out of graham crackers (held together with hot glue for stability, so don't eat!), icing, and a variety of candy decorations. One kit per household. ...

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 household and per registration (if required).

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

Latin American Film Club

December 15, 2021
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Capitol Hill Library
Registration
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Room 1 + 2 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Film & Movies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Are you interested in Latin American cinema and stories? Do you want to immerse yourself in various Latin American cultures and languages? Join us for the Latin American Film Club. Registrants will view feature films from Mexico, the Caribbean, Centr...

Take home kit: Lord of the Rings 20th Anniversary Craft

12/16 @ 9:00am
to
12/23 @ 8:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Film & Movies, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Event Description:
Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Lord of the Rings film trilogy! On December 19th 2001, the Fellowship of the Ring was released to the world. Join us in this family friendly kit by creating a Hobbit Hole Wreath to celebrate the occasion. Rememb...

Disclaimer(s)

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

Online D&D

December 16, 2021
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Harrah Library
Library Branch: Harrah Library
Room: Online (Harrah)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Cultural Experiences, DIY & Hobbies, Games & Gaming
Event Description:
Have you ever wanted to join up with a group to go on quests and solve the problems of world not your own? Join us Thursdays as we explore new worlds, fight ferocious beasts, and complete quests for treasure, glory, and more! This program is open to ...

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.

The Gingerbread Challenge

12/19 @ 1:00pm
to
12/23 @ 8:00pm
Northwest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Northwest)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, DIY & Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Event Description:
Are you ready for the Gingerbread Challenge this Year? We've made houses out of graham crackers, cookies, and wood. This year we are going to make them out of paper! Make one house, two houses, or even a miniature village. The only limit is your...

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.

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

Cuéntame Un Cuento Bilingual Storytime

December 20, 2021
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Almonte Library
Registration
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Zoom (Almonte)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Child Development & Parenting, Cultural Experiences, Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Acompáñenos el lunes para cuentos bilingües a las 7pm por la noche. Join us for our bilingual storytime at 7pm Monday evening. ...

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.

Happy New Year Take Home Kit

All Day12/27 - 1/2
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Event Description:
Happy New Year! Celebrate the new year with a wish jar, a craft, and information about different New Year traditions from around the world!...

Happy Noon Year Take Home Kit

All Day12/27 - 1/2
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 9
Event Description:
Happy Noon Year! Celebrate the new year with a fun craft and information about different New Year traditions from around the world!...

Disclaimer(s)

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

Spoticus Out Of This World

All Day1/3 - 1/9
Bethany Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Bethany)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Continuing Education, Cultural Experiences, Family Programs, Science & STEAM, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Description:
"Space: the final frontier. These are the voyages of Spoticus. His mission: to explore space and conduct new experiments, to boldly go where no dog has gone before." Join Spoticus as he explores outer space, conducts experiments, and learns about c...

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.

Adult Take and Make Kit: National Tea Month

All Day1/10 - 1/23
Belle Isle Library
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading, Cultural Experiences, DIY & Hobbies, Health & Wellness, Take Home Kit
Event Description:
January is National Tea Month, but there is a tea for every season. Learn about the different types of tea, as well as tips for brewing the perfect cup. Samples of the 6 types of teas are included as well as a book list for additional information. Ki...

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.

Community and Coffee: New Year's Resolutions

January 10, 2022
9:30am - 11:00am
Capitol Hill Library
Registration
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Room 2 (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Cultural Experiences
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 40
Event Description:
Maybe you're tackling your New Year's resolutions well into January. Maybe you're struggling just to keep remembering what your resolutions were. Maybe your resolution was to have no resolutions and you're getting by wonderfully. Whatever the case, c...

Take and Make Kit - Little Hands Art Camp Mono-Prints - ages 1-4

1/11 @ 9:00am
to
1/16 @ 6:00pm
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Edmond)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Description:
Let your young artist make their mark with this kit and leave you with a great piece of art to keep with this take and make kit from your library! All of the supplies you need to create art prints of finger painting your child creates on a small disp...

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.

Art Around the World: Poland - Wycinanki (papercut art)

1/11 @ 9:30am
to
1/15 @ 4:30pm
Wright Library
Registration
Library Branch: Wright Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Wright)
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Let's continue our journey around the world - through art! Join us each month with a new Take and Make Kit highlighting a different type of folk art from countries, territories, and people around the world. For our January trip, we will be “travel...

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.