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Neighborhood Arts

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About Neighborhood Arts

Neighborhood Arts programs are a summer staple at the Metropolitan Library System. This June and July, the entertainment line-up is full of fun, energetic performances from favorite artists and some new ones too.

A variety of musical styles and performance arts round out the cultural offerings. The performances are sponsored by the Arts Council of OKCNational Endowment of the Arts and the Oklahoma Arts Council, and aim to provide access to music, dance and visual arts education” to the community.


 

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Upcoming Events

Neighborhood Arts: Clips and Hips Dance

July 5, 2022
10:00am - 11:00am
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: 46th Star Auditorium (Downtown)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Family Programs
Event Description:
Let the rhythm of Latin American music move you with cumbia and salsa dancing. Enjoy the performance while hearing about the history of the music, dance, and costumes. You may even learn a few steps so you can get up and dance too.  This even...

Neighborhood Arts: Alegria Real

July 5, 2022
10:30am - 11:30am
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Family Programs
Event Description:
Music is inside of me, music is inside of you - music is what sets us free, and music lets us be you and me! Join us at the library to experience this dynamic super duo, Alegria Real on a musical journey that will get us all groovin', movin', singin'...

Neighborhood Arts: Clips and Hips Dance

July 5, 2022
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Almonte Library
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Programming Room A (Almonte)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Family Programs
Event Description:
Let the rhythm of Latin American music move you with cumbia and salsa dancing. Enjoy the performance while hearing about the history of the music, dance, and costumes. You may even learn a few steps so you can get up and dance too.  This even...

Neighborhood Arts: Alegria Real

July 5, 2022
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Warr Acres Library
Library Branch: Warr Acres Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Warr Acres)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Family Programs
Event Description:
Music is inside of me, music is inside of you - music is what sets us free, and music lets us be you and me! Join us at the library to experience this dynamic super duo, Alegria Real on a musical journey that will get us all groovin', movin', singin'...

Neighborhood Arts: Clips and Hips Dance

July 6, 2022
10:00am - 11:00am
Bethany Library
Library Branch: Bethany Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Bethany)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Family Programs
Event Description:
Let the rhythm of Latin American music move you with cumbia and salsa dancing. Enjoy the performance while hearing about the history of the music, dance, and costumes. You may even learn a few steps so you can get up and dance too.  This even...

Neighborhood Arts: Alegria Real

July 6, 2022
10:00am - 11:00am
Del City Library
Library Branch: Del City Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Del City)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Cultural Experiences, Family Programs
Event Description:
Music is inside of me, music is inside of you - music is what sets us free, and music lets us be you and me! Join us at the library to experience this dynamic super duo, Alegria Real on a musical journey that will get us all groovin', movin', singin'...
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