Oops!
Start Date is not before End Date

Filter Events by



Book Club

Wednesday, August 31, 2016
All Locations
Want to join a book club but can't seem to find the time? Try this one, it's online! Make an account on goodreads.com, then join the group Metro Library ReadUp. You'll get the same lively discussions as a traditional book club, but you can share your ideas anytime instead of waiting for an in-person meeting, Also, you might win a fabulous prize! Happy reading!
View More

Book Club

Friday, September 30, 2016
All Locations
Want to join a book club but can't seem to find the time? Try this one, it's online! Make an account on goodreads.com, then join the group Metro Library ReadUp. You'll get the same lively discussions as a traditional book club, but you can share your ideas anytime instead of waiting for an in-person meeting, Also, you might win a fabulous prize! Happy reading!
View More
Registration is closed

Color Me Calm

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Choctaw Library
Meeting Room A
Adult Coloring Club
The latest artistic craze is coloring for adults! Coloring promotes wellness, quietness and also stimulates brain areas related to motor skills, the senses and creativity. Come and experience a fun way to unwind and be creative. Coloring pages from books designed especially for adults as well as colored pencils, markers and crayons will be provided.

This is a recurring event and will meet twice in June, then monthly.

Similar clubs exist at multiple libraries.
View More

Pajama Storytime

6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
Choctaw Library
Meeting Room A
Come in your jammies with your favorite cuddly friend for bedtime stories and songs. Foster a love of reading together as a family.

A similar event exists at multiple libraries.
View More
Registration is open

Storytime

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Choctaw Library
Meeting Room A
A storytime just for you at your neighborhood library! A professional librarian will introduce little ones to the library and show parents/caregivers invaluable information on reading readiness and create excitement about reading. Connect with others while enjoying music, rhymes, and stories.

This is a recurring event and takes place every Tuesday.

A similar event exists at multiple libraries.
View More
Registration is open

Toddlertime

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Choctaw Library
Meeting Room A
Lapsit
A story time just for you at your neighborhood library! A professional librarian will introduce little ones to the library; and show parents/caregivers invaluable information on reading readiness and create excitement about reading. Connect with others while enjoying music, rhymes, and participating in play.

This is a recurring event and takes place every Tuesday.

A similar event exists at multiple libraries.
View More
Registration is open

LEGO Club

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Choctaw Library
Meeting Room A
If you can imagine it, you can build it! Spark your creativity and satisfy your curiosity at LEGO Club. Join other kids and teens to engineer some fun.

This is a recurring club event and takes place on the last Wendesday of each month.

Similar clubs exist at multiple libraries.
View More
Registration is open

Teen Service Team

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Choctaw Library
Meeting Room A
Make new friends and give back to your community! Join the Teen Service Team and collaborate on decorating, cleaning, and program support projects. Earn volunteer hours and learn more about how your library works from the inside.

Registration and parental permission required. Please contact the library for more information.

This is a recurring event and takes place on the first and third Thursday of each month.

Similar clubs exist at multiple libraries.

View More

Knitting Club

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Choctaw Library
Meeting Room A
No-Nonsense Knitting Club
Join the No-Nonsense Knit Club with Gail to learn more about knitting and complete a project. Bring your nimble fingers and friendly smile to begin this leisure activity. Persons interested should call the library for more information. Various skeins of yarn will be provided.

This is a recurring event and takes place the first Saturday of each month.

Similar clubs exist at multiple libraries.
View More

Beginning Crochet

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Choctaw Library
Meeting Room A
Bring your own project materials, Unfinished Objects(UFOs) or Works in Progress(WIPs)and meet others who are interested in crochet. Peruse an array of books and DVDs on crochet for checkout.

This is a recurring event and takes place on the first Saturday of each month.

Similar clubs exist at multiple libraries.
View More

Library Closed

All Day
All Locations
Although our physical libraries are closed today, you can still use the library online, 24/7 at http://www.metrolibrary.org. Visit us online to find your next read, download eBooks, audiobooks, MP3s, and digital magazines, or access one of our great databases.
View More

Library Closed

All Day
All Locations
Although our physical libraries are closed today, you can still use the library online, 24/7 at http://www.metrolibrary.org. Visit us online to find your next read, download eBooks, audiobooks, MP3s, and digital magazines, or access one of our great databases.
View More

Storytime

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Choctaw Library
Meeting Room A
A storytime just for you at your neighborhood library! A professional librarian will introduce little ones to the library and show parents/caregivers invaluable information on reading readiness and create excitement about reading. Connect with others while enjoying music, rhymes, and stories.

This is a recurring event and takes place every Tuesday.

A similar event exists at multiple libraries.
View More

Toddlertime

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Choctaw Library
Meeting Room A
Lapsit
A story time just for you at your neighborhood library! A professional librarian will introduce little ones to the library; and show parents/caregivers invaluable information on reading readiness and create excitement about reading. Connect with others while enjoying music, rhymes, and participating in play.

This is a recurring event and takes place every Tuesday.

A similar event exists at multiple libraries.
View More
Registration is open

Crazy 8's Math Club: K-2nd

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Choctaw Library
Meeting Room A
Crazy 8s is a new after-school math club designed to get kids fired up about math. Every week Crazy 8ers build stuff, run and jump, make music, make a mess... all while bonding with new friends over math. With more than 6,000 clubs serving over 80,000 kids, it may already be America’s biggest math club for elementary kids This is program has 8 sessions that build on each other, and is designed for kids in grades K-2nd.

This is a recurring club event and takes place for 8 Tuesdays.

Similar clubs exist at multiple libraries.

View More
Registration is open

Crazy 8's Math Club: 3rd-5th Grade

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Choctaw Library
Meeting Room A
Crazy 8s is a new after-school math club designed to get kids fired up about math. Every week Crazy 8ers build stuff, run and jump, make music, make a mess… all while bonding with new friends over math. With more than 6,000 clubs serving over 80,000 kids, it may already be America’s biggest math club for elementary school kids. This is program has 8 sessions that build on each other, and is designed for kids in grades 3-5.

This is a recurring club event and takes place for 8 Tuesdays.

View More

Teen Book Club

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Choctaw Library
Meeting Room A
Read the book first or read it after, just be ready to talk books! This book club was created with homeschooled teens in mind, but all teens are invited!

This is a recurring event and takes place every other Wednesday.

A similar club exists at multiple libraries.
View More

Family Gamefest

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Choctaw Library
Meeting Room A
Get loud and game on! Bring your family and come play video games and board games at the library. Games are rated E, E10+, and T. It's a fun way to spend the evening together! Check out strategy guides and other books about gaming on your way out.

This is a recurring event and takes place each month.

This event is held at multiple libraries.
View More

Playtime

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Choctaw Library
Meeting Room A
Open Play
Sharing in playtime is an excellent way to help your child build social skills, promote learning and discover that the library is a destination for fun! Children will have the opportunity to practice skills such as: following directions, socializing with others, using language, using small and large muscles, and remaining in control during play.

This is a recurring event and takes place the second Saturday of each month.

A similar event is held at multiple libraries.
View More
Registration is open — Register at the library

Children Reading to Dogs

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Choctaw Library
Meeting Room A
Young readers build "pawsitive" self-esteem, self-confidence and improve their reading skills while reading aloud to certified therapy dogs.

This is a recurring event and takes place on the second Saturday and third Wednesday of each month.

This event is held at multiple libraries.
View More
Registration is open — Register at the library

Minecraft Club

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Choctaw Library
Meeting Room A
Are you crazy for Minecraft? This popular online building game encourages problem solving, teamwork, spatial reasoning and digital communication skills. Join other minecraft lovers for group building, challenges, snacks and other minecraft related activities. Call the library to reserve a 30 minute time slot.

This is a recurring club event and takes place monthly.

Similar clubs exist at multiple libraries.
View More

Pajama Storytime

6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
Choctaw Library
Meeting Room A
Come in your jammies with your favorite cuddly friend for bedtime stories and songs. Foster a love of reading together as a family.

A similar event exists at multiple libraries.
View More

Storytime

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Choctaw Library
Meeting Room A
A storytime just for you at your neighborhood library! A professional librarian will introduce little ones to the library and show parents/caregivers invaluable information on reading readiness and create excitement about reading. Connect with others while enjoying music, rhymes, and stories.

This is a recurring event and takes place every Tuesday.

A similar event exists at multiple libraries.
View More

Toddlertime

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Choctaw Library
Meeting Room A
Lapsit
A story time just for you at your neighborhood library! A professional librarian will introduce little ones to the library; and show parents/caregivers invaluable information on reading readiness and create excitement about reading. Connect with others while enjoying music, rhymes, and participating in play.

This is a recurring event and takes place every Tuesday.

A similar event exists at multiple libraries.
View More
Registration is open

Crazy 8's Math Club: K-2nd

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Choctaw Library
Meeting Room A
Crazy 8s is a new after-school math club designed to get kids fired up about math. Every week Crazy 8ers build stuff, run and jump, make music, make a mess... all while bonding with new friends over math. With more than 6,000 clubs serving over 80,000 kids, it may already be America’s biggest math club for elementary kids This is program has 8 sessions that build on each other, and is designed for kids in grades K-2nd.

This is a recurring club event and takes place for 8 Tuesdays.

Similar clubs exist at multiple libraries.

View More