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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.

Age Group
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Teen Book Box

7/25 @ 1:00pm
to
8/7 @ 5:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Books & Reading, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Description:
Here at the Downtown Library, we’re always looking for fun ways to connect readers with our collection of books. Thus the idea of a library book “subscription” box, a connection between YOU the reader and US, your friendly neighborhood librarians. ...

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!

Elementary Take Home Kit: Pets

All Day7/26 - 8/8
Belle Isle Library
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Take Home Kit
Event Description:
This program is designed for children ages 6-12. This take-home kit is all about pets. Make toys for your pet or to donate to your local animal shelter. ...

Disclaimer(s)

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

Early Childhood Take Home Kit : Bird Feeders

All Day7/26 - 8/9
Belle Isle Library
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Take Home Kit
Event Description:
This program is designed for parents and children ages 2-5 to do together. Use different materials to create a bird feeder. While supplies last via curbside service. ...

Mixed Up Paper Animal Zoo

All Day7/30 - 8/31
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Midwest City)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Take Home Kit
Event Description:
Have you been to the Mixed Up Zoo this summer? Create your own with these 3-D Paper Animals. Name your mixed up animal and create a story about it. ...

Rainbow Collage Take Home Kit

All Day8/2 - 8/8
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Online (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Take Home Kit
Event Description:
Rainbows are proof there is magic in the world! Use this take home kit to make your own collage rainbow and your very own little slice of magic! This kit contains everything you need to collage your very own cardboard cut out rainbow! Take ...

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.

Teen Kit: Passport Around the World-Bolivia

All Day8/2 - 8/8
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Almonte)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Take Home Kit
Event Description:
Teens ages 10-18 will explore a new country and learn interesting facts about the world around them! Fill up your passport and discover all the world has to offer. Each kit will contain a craft, information on the country, and stickers to fill up ...

Tweens & Teens Take and Make Kit: Wooden Spool Cars

All Day8/2 - 8/13
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Science & STEAM, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Event Description:
Create your own thread spool race car! Each kit will include directions and everything you need to make one car....

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!

Crafternoon

8/2 @ 9:00am
to
8/14 @ 5:00pm
Jones Library
Registration
Library Branch: Jones Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Jones)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
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 take home to spread your artistic wings. Children will have the opportunity to practi...

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!

Make it Together: Folded Paper Fans

8/2 @ 9:00am
to
8/31 @ 9:00pm
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Midwest City)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Child Development & Parenting, Community & Civics, DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Take Home Kit
Event Description:

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

Each Make it Together kit contains supplies for two people and is intended to be a project for an adult and child to work on together. We believe talking through activities, spending time, and working together with a child builds communication, trust...

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. 

I'm Off to School! Take-Home Kit for New Pre-K and Kindergarteners

8/3 @ 9:00am
to
8/9 @ 8:00pm
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Edmond)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Enjoy crafts, activities, and stories with your little one at your own pace with this special take-home kit just for those who are headed off to their first ever day of school (Pre-K or Kindergarten)! You will find suggested stories to read from the ...

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!

Take Home Kit: Shape Silhouettes

8/3 @ 9:00am
to
8/17 @ 9:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: Birth-PreK, Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Child Development & Parenting, Family Programs, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
A silhouette is a dark outline of something that's visible against a light background. Participants will develop their fine motor skills by gluing silhouettes of shapes to large pieces of white construction paper. They will then add a pop of colo...

Disclaimer(s)

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

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.

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: 5
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!

The Book Drop Junior - Youth Book Box

All Day
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Online (Del City)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Book Clubs, Books & Reading, DIY & Hobbies, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Sign up for a featured book box containing 2 new(ish) youth chapter books and cool book-themed 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!

Elementary Take Home Kit : Chia Pals

All Day8/9 - 8/22
Belle Isle Library
Library Branch: Belle Isle Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Belle Isle)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Science & STEAM, Take Home Kit
Event Description:
Explore how plants grow by making your own chia pal or chia pet by adding a face and other details to a sock filled with grass seeds and soil! This program is designed for children 6 through 12 with caregiver supervision. ...

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. 

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.

LitFest Take Home Kit: Writing Fuel

8/9 @ 9:00am
to
8/20 @ 8:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Take Home Kit, Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Description:
Writing can be tough. We've got all the fuel an aspiring author needs to get a jump start on creativity! Our Writing Fuel kit contains treats to keep you energized throughout the writing process, a book of writing prompts designed to spark your imagi...

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
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
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
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!