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Fall Leaf Rubbings

All Day10/1 - 10/9
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Creation Station (Almonte)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Autumn, a season full of falling leaves! Visit the creation station to learn how to identify types of leaves, why the trees change colors, and how to mix colors to create the new shades. Supplies provided throughout October to create a variety of a...

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

Creepy Carrots Take Home Kit

All Day10/3 - 10/9
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Take-Home Kit
Event Description:
This take home kit is based on the Caldecott Honor-winning picture book, Creepy Carrots by Aaron Reynolds. In this book The Twilight Zone comes to the carrot patch as a rabbit fears his favorite treats are out to get him. Pick up this kit and make...

Crafting with (re)Purpose

October 3, 2022
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Description:
Crafting together, sharing your vision. Are you a crafter? Do you enjoy paper crafting, DIY, knitting, crocheting, quilting, needlework or coloring? Bring your project, share techniques and ideas with other crafters in your community. New to crafting...

Paint Your Own Tacita de Barro

October 3, 2022
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Warr Acres Library
Registration
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, DIY & Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Tazas de barro are a traditional Mexican mug made of clay and painted with floral designs. Join us as we decorate our own tacitas ("little mugs") with traditional designs. All participants will also receive an envelope of Abuelita's Mexican Style Ins...

Art Around the World 2: Ecuador - Folk Festival Mask

10/4 @ 9:30am
to
10/8 @ 4:30pm
Wright Library
Registration
Library Branch: Wright Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Wright)
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Take-Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Description:
Who's ready for another trip around the world - through art?! Join us as we begin a new year of monthly Take and Make Kits highlighting a different type of folk art from countries, territories, and people around the world. In honor of National His...

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.

Crafternoon

October 4, 2022
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Luther Library
Library Branch: Luther Library
Room: In-Library (Luther)
Age Group: All Ages, Birth-PreK, Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
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!

Make, Write, Zine: Creative Writing for Teens!

October 4, 2022
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Belle Isle Library
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, DIY & Hobbies, Writing
Event Description:
Zines are DIY magazines that explore every topic imaginable, they're the perfect vehicle for personal expression and creativity. Join us as we explore creative expression through writing. Supplies will be provided....

Challah Braiding Workshop

October 4, 2022
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Warr Acres Library
Registration
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Warr Acres)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Description:
Iconic and unique for its artistic braids, challah bread is typically eaten during special Jewish holidays. No knead to bring your own dough as we'll provide the first braid kit! Our dough recipe is a...braid secret, but don't worry--it was braid in...

3D Printing for Cosplay

October 4, 2022
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Bethany Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Bethany)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Computers & Technology, DIY & Hobbies, Science & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Are you interested in cosplay? Need that special something for your Halloween costume? Join us for a class on how to 3D print objects to make your costume stand out. You will learn the basics of 3D design and printing while learning how to make ob...

Crafternoon

October 5, 2022
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Jones Library
Library Branch: Jones Library
Room: Meeting Room (Jones)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
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!

DIY Spooky Tote Bags with Cricut

October 5, 2022
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Bethany Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Bethany)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Who doesn't need a new tote bag? Maybe you need something to carry all those spooky treats in this month? Join Caitlin from Joyful Designs by Webb as she teaches us how to design our own Spooky tote bags using MLS Studios very own Cricut Maker and ...

Teen Craft Night: Circuit Luminaries

October 6, 2022
3:15pm - 4:15pm
Choctaw Library
Registration
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Meeting Room (Choctaw)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Description:
You'll get to use a soldering gun in this DIY circuitry program! We'll use a tilt switch to make custom luminaries that only light up when flipped over! Choose from different themes, decorations, and paint to make a luminary all your own. This is ...

Balloon Sculptures!

October 6, 2022
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Bethany Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Meeting Room B (Bethany)
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Description:
Come celebrate Balloons Around the World Day by learning to twist balloons into animals, flowers, and more! Ages 10 and up. Registration required....

The Book Drop - Teen Book Box

All Day
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Online (Del City)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Clubs, Books & Reading, DIY & Hobbies, Take-Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Description:
Sign up for a featured book box containing a new(ish) YA book and tons of fun bookish goodies! Pick up your personalized book box the first Friday of every month. Register below to get started. ...

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 Advisory Board

October 7, 2022
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Teen Area (Choctaw)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Science & STEAM
Event Description:

Let your voice be heard! Make new friends and give back to your community as you advise the library on what's important to you and what teen programs you'd like to see. Join other teens and collaborate on creative program and display ideas. Learn about how your library works from the inside and find out about volunteer opportunities for service hours.

Open to all teens aged 12-18. Drop in anytime and we'll get you signed up so you can start tracking volunteer hours! ...

Knitting Club

October 8, 2022
10:00am - 12:00pm
The Village Library
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Village)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Interested in knitting or learning how to knit? Join us as you finish your current project, or simply bring yarn and needles and we will help you get started! The recommended yarn for beginners is "variegated worsted weight" and size 7 or 8 needles. ...

Sunday Crafternoon - Fall Garland

October 9, 2022
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Classroom G (Downtown)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Description:
Come and join us for an afternoon of crafting and fun! We'll provide everything you need to create a colorful and festive fall leaves garland to decorate your home for the autumn season. This program is intended for tweens, teens, and adults. ...

Disclaimer(s)

The library is not liable for injuries to people, damage to their property or loss of property belonging to individuals or groups, using the meeting rooms.

Peaceful Puzzles

October 9, 2022
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Warr Acres Library
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Main Area (Warr Acres)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Join us Sunday, 2 PM -- 5 PM, for an afternoon of solving puzzles! Bring the whole family, we have puzzles for all ages and abilities. In addition to jigsaw puzzles, we will have a variety of other brain teasers, such as crossword and Sudoku. If puzz...

Fall Leaf Rubbings

All Day10/11 - 10/31
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Creation Station (Almonte)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Autumn, a season full of falling leaves! Visit the creation station to learn how to identify types of leaves, why the trees change colors, and how to mix colors to create the new shades. Supplies provided throughout October to create a variety of a...

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

The Literary Pumpkin: Edmond's Annual Pumpkin Decorating Contest

10/11 @ 9:00am
to
10/16 @ 5:00pm
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Onsite (Edmond)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, DIY & Hobbies, Take-Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 40
Event Description:
Come pick up your own mini pumpkin for our annual PUMPKIN DECORATING contest! You'll have one week to turn your pumpkin into an amazing work of art or humor based on your favorite literary characters, books or stories. Carve it, paint it, cover it wi...

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.

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

Canning and Preserving Basics (Salsa-making Part 2)

October 12, 2022
11:00am - 12:00pm
Ralph Ellison Library
Registration
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages, Adults
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, DIY & Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
This week Taylor Conner from the OSU Extension Office returns to provide tips and resources for how to safely can and preserve foods. If you are planning to attend our salsa-making program, this class will teach you the basic steps for canning your s...

Fiber Arts Group

October 12, 2022
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Bethany Library
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Bethany)
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Community & Civics, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Starting on September 14th, the Bethany Library will be hosting a Fiber Arts Group. This group will meet at 1:30 PM on the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month, to work in a collaborative space. Bring any fiber project you want! Knit, croch...

STEAM Teens

October 12, 2022
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Belle Isle Library
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Computers & Technology, DIY & Hobbies, Film & Movies, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Art and technology collide at Belle Isle Library. Join us monthly for a STEAM-centric program designed just for teens....

Crafternoon

October 13, 2022
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Harrah Library
Library Branch: Harrah Library
Room: In-Library (Harrah)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
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!