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Teen Book Box

9/29 @ 1:00pm
to
10/8 @ 6:00pm
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: 8
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!

Adult Book Boxes

All Day10/1 - 10/8
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading, Take-Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
A subscription box without the subscription! Each box includes a personalized book, selected just for you, along with some fun goodies! When your item comes due, you’ll return the box and library book—the rest is yours to keep! Once you’ve registered...

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!

Hispanic Heritage Month Kit - Famous Artists

All Day10/1 - 10/9
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Almonte)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Take-Home Kit
Event Description:
Hispanic Heritage Month recognizes the achievements and contributions of Hispanic American champions who have inspired others to achieve success. Learn about famous Hispanic artists that have impacted the generations. This kit has all supplies needed...

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

Full Steam Ahead: Kitchen Table Science

10/1 @ 9:00am
to
10/9 @ 5:00pm
Choctaw Library
Library Branch: Choctaw Library
Room: Online (Choctaw)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Science & STEAM, Take-Home Kit
Event Description:
It’s full STEAM ahead! Pick up one of kits to learn about principle in Science, Technology, Art, or Math. We’ll give you the supplies need so you can experiment on your own and learn more about the world around you.  This month’s kit is Cryst...

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...

Elementary Take Home Kit: Glowing Campfire

All Day10/3 - 10/9
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. Tell scary stories by the campfire.....indoors! Build a glowing campfire craft. While supplies last. ...

Disclaimer(s)

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

Tweens & Teens Take and Make Kit: Flapping Butterflies

10/3 @ 10:00am
to
10/9 @ 6:00pm
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: 40
Event Description:
Create your own flapping butterfly toy! Each kit will contain everything you need (except scissors), instructions, and a reading list. You might want to use markers or crayons if you have them....

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!

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.

Book Drop Jr. - Book Subscription Box

All Day
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Offsite (Del City)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Book Clubs, Books & Reading, Take-Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Sign up for a featured book box containing a new(ish) novel or chapter book and fun book goodies, then pick up your personalized book box at Del City Library on the first Friday of every month! Register below to get started. Please include your fa...

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 - 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!

Full STEAM - Take Home Kit

All Day
The Village Library
Registration
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Online + Curbside (The Village)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & STEAM, Take-Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Description:
Full STEAM Ahead! Challenge your creativity and reasoning through Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. It's time for the mysterious, spooky, and creepy! Let's explore chemical reactions to make our own exploding Minecraft creepers. ...

Teen Take & Make Lit Kit

All Day
The Village Library
Registration
Library Branch: The Village Library
Room: Online + Curbside (The Village)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading, Science & STEAM, Take-Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Description:
Enjoy science, art, and literacy activities from home with these prepared activity kits! These Lit Kits include supplies for fun activities inspired by books on the Intermediate or High School Sequoyah list. Supplies are limited. Please register to ...

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!

Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Edmond)
Age Group: Birth-PreK
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Take-Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Description:
Hey! There's a spider on your head! This month we are making silly, spooky spider headbands to get ready for Halloween! Kits will be available at the Edmond Library from Tuesday, October 11th through Monday, October 17th for each person registered...

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.

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

Jack-O-Lantern Glitter Jars (Teen Take-Home Kit)

10/12 @ 9:00am
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10/15 @ 5:00pm
Northwest Library
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Onsite (Northwest)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Health & Wellness, Take-Home Kit
Event Description:
Ever heard of glitter jars, a.k.a. calm-down jars? They can be a great tool for people of all ages, especially those with ADHD or anxiety, to practice mindfulness and regulate emotions. In this spooky, seasonal spin on the traditional glitter jar, te...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per household and per registration (if required).

Yayoi Kusama - Pumpkins Take Home Kit for Kids

All Day10/16 - 10/22
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Experiences, Take-Home Kit
Event Description:
Celebrate October with a take home kit! Modeled after artist Yayoi Kusama's pumpkins, each take home kit contains materials to make a two-dimensional pumpkin. While supplies last, stop by the Ralph Ellison Library to get your kit. Kits are availab...

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.

Halloween Handprint Craft Kit

10/16 @ 12:00am
to
10/22 @ 11:45pm
Capitol Hill Library
Library Branch: Capitol Hill Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Capitol Hill)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Take-Home Kit
Event Description:
Get in the Halloween spirit with a HANDmade craft! This kit includes everything you will need to make these easy Halloween handprint cards. Make your own handprint ghost, pumpkin, Frankenstein, and vampire using cardstock, glue, paint, and googly eye...

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.

Tweens & Teens Take and Make Kit: Spiderweb Slime

10/17 @ 10:00am
to
11/6 @ 6:00pm
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: 20
Event Description:
Create your own spooky spiderweb slime with a special ingredient! Each kit will contain everything you need, instructions, and a reading list. ...

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.

The Booknerds: YA Book Boxes - Wizardry

10/24 @ 9:00am
to
10/30 @ 5:00pm
Edmond Library
Registration
Library Branch: Edmond Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Edmond)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Clubs, Books & Reading, Take-Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Description:
Sign up for your own personalized book box, filled with some great new YA reads selected just for YOU. You'll receive 2 new YA books (published in the last 1 to 1.5 years) checked out to your library card along with some fabulous fun treats. When you...

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 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!

Make Handheld GIFs with Phenakistiscopes

October 25, 2022
9:30am - 4:30pm
Wright Library
Registration
Library Branch: Wright Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Wright)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Science & STEAM, Take-Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
A GIF is an image format invented in 1987 by Steve Wilhite, a US software writer who was looking for a way to animate images in the smallest file size. In short, GIFs are a series of images or soundless video that will loop continuously. But did you...

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.

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.

DIY Slime Kit

All Day10/31 - 11/6
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Almonte)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Take-Home Kit
Event Description:
This week we have a Halloween inspired craft kit for all ages! This DIY Slime comes all the supplies included. It is first come, first serve. ...

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

Graphic Novel Book Box

All Day11/1 - 11/5
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs, Books & Reading, Cultural Experiences, Take-Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Love comics and want to read more? Want to get into comics but don’t know where to start? The Graphic Novel Book Box is for you! Each box will contain a fiction and nonfiction graphic novel based around a theme, as well as an assortment of other good...

Dinovember Take Home Kit

11/1 @ 9:00am
to
11/6 @ 6:00pm
Northwest Library
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Northwest)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Take-Home Kit
Event Description:
Take Home Kits will be at the information desk and are available on a first come/first served basis. While you're here, enjoy our Dinosaur scavenger hunt and photo prop area. ...

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.

Take-Home Tuesday: Holiday Budget Book

11/1 @ 9:00am
to
11/8 @ 9:00pm
Del City Library
Registration
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Del City)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business & Finance, DIY & Hobbies, Health & Wellness, Take-Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Event Description:
Between decorations, gifts, and family meals, the holidays can be financially stressful. Pick up the holiday edition of the budget box for ideas and tips on getting though the holidays on a budget. Tis the season to be saving!...

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!