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Basic Reading Skills for Adults

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Southern Oaks Library
Meeting Room A
Adults can improve their reading, spelling, and writing skills in this free class.  The class meets twice a week on Mondays and Wednesdays and is coordinated by Community Literacy Centers (CLC).  For questions or to enroll please call (405) 524-7323.  

Library and support materials are available for checkout, and assistance is provided by library staff before and after the class for help with selection of materials.  
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Teen Time

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Northwest Library
Bored? Hang out with us at the library. Each Monday, we'll have some type of teen activity. It could be robotics and coding, arts and crafts, music, theatre, writing, or something else entirely! 

This week's activity is making SLIME!

This event is for TEENS ONLY (ages 12-18).
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Basic Reading Skills for Adults

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Southern Oaks Library
Meeting Room A
Adults can improve their reading, spelling, and writing skills in this free class.  The class meets twice a week on Mondays and Wednesdays and is coordinated by Community Literacy Centers (CLC).  For questions or to enroll please call (405) 524-7323.  

Library and support materials are available for checkout, and assistance is provided by library staff before and after the class for help with selection of materials.  
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Basic Reading Skills for Adults

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Southern Oaks Library
Meeting Room A
Adults can improve their reading, spelling, and writing skills in this free class.  The class meets twice a week on Mondays and Wednesdays and is coordinated by Community Literacy Centers (CLC).  For questions or to enroll please call (405) 524-7323.  

Library and support materials are available for checkout, and assistance is provided by library staff before and after the class for help with selection of materials.  
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Teen Time

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Northwest Library
Bored? Hang out with us at the library. Each Monday, we'll have some type of teen activity. It could be robotics and coding, arts and crafts, music, theatre, writing, or something else entirely! 

This week's activity is Spooky Stories. Gather around the "campfire" with us for some chilling tales! Halloween costumes are optional but encouraged.

This event is for TEENS ONLY (ages 12-18).
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Basic Reading Skills for Adults

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Southern Oaks Library
Meeting Room A
Adults can improve their reading, spelling, and writing skills in this free class.  The class meets twice a week on Mondays and Wednesdays and is coordinated by Community Literacy Centers (CLC).  For questions or to enroll please call (405) 524-7323.  

Library and support materials are available for checkout, and assistance is provided by library staff before and after the class for help with selection of materials.  
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Teen Time

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Northwest Library
Meeting Room A
Bored? Hang out with us at the library. Each Monday, we'll have some type of teen activity. It could be robotics and coding, arts and crafts, music, theatre, writing, or something else entirely!

This week's event is Pop Culture Trivia Challenge!

This event is for TEENS ONLY (ages 12-18).
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Registration begins 10/25/2018 at 8:00 AM

Get That Book Published!

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Northwest Library
Meeting Room A
Getting Published! Traditional or Independent? And How Will Your Choice Affect How You Market?

In this workshop, award-winning fantasy romance author Sabrina A. Fish will discuss key elements to consider when deciding which form of publishing to pursue as well as how that decision affects marketing your book. Visit www.metrolibrary.org/write today to view our online resources for aspiring authors.
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Teen Time

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Northwest Library
Bored? Hang out with us at the library. Each Monday, we'll have some type of teen activity. It could be robotics and coding, arts and crafts, music, theatre, writing, or something else entirely! 

This week's activity is Perler Beads. 

This event is for TEENS ONLY (ages 12-18).
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Creative Writing

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Ralph Ellison Library
Meeting Room B
Our series of free, public workshops is designed to open new vistas of creative exploration for writers of high-school age and older and to provide a fun and supportive environment for the development of their craft. Workshops are held the second Thursday of each month at the Ralph Ellison Library from 6:30 to 8:30 PM. Each workshop will be conducted by a special guest writer and include writing exercises as well as the opportunity to share work. In presenting this workshop series, we're very proud to partner with the Red Earth MFA Program at Oklahoma City University, Short Order Poems, and the Metropolitan Library System. We hope you’ll join us as we learn together and strive to enhance Oklahoma City’s multicultural literary landscape in the name of our state’s most significant literary pioneer.For information on any of these programs visit the web site of the Ralph Ellison Foundation at ralphellisonfoundation.org
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Building the Perfect Monster with YA Author Sonia Gensler

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Northwest Library
Program Room (123)
Calling all teen writers! Join us for a writing workshop with award-winning YA author Sonia Gensler. Get inspired to start (or finish!) that novel you've been percolating. While you're here, check out our collection of writing resources.
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Teen Time

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Northwest Library
Meeting Room A
Bored? Hang out with us at the library. Each Monday, we'll have some type of teen activity. It could be robotics and coding, arts and crafts, music, theatre, writing, or something else entirely! 

This week's activity is Teen Family Feud. Just like the game show!

This event is for TEENS ONLY (ages 12-18).
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Teen Time

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Northwest Library
Bored? Hang out with us at the library. Each Monday, we'll have some type of teen activity. It could be robotics and coding, arts and crafts, music, theatre, writing, or something else entirely! 

This week's activity is Yarn-Wrapped Letters. Make a nice decoration for your family's mantel, your room, or anywhere else you like!

This event is for TEENS ONLY (ages 12-18).
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Teen Time

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Northwest Library
Meeting Room A
Bored? Hang out with us at the library. Each Monday, we'll have some type of teen activity. It could be robotics and coding, arts and crafts, music, theatre, writing, or something else entirely! 

This Monday, use a variety of art techniques from watercolor to oil pastel to collage to create winter landscapes.

This event is for TEENS ONLY (ages 12-18).
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Teen Time

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Northwest Library
Meeting Room A
Bored? Hang out with us at the library. Each Monday, we'll have some type of teen activity. It could be robotics and coding, arts and crafts, music, theatre, writing, or something else entirely!

This Monday, we will be playing Jeopardy! The winner will receive a free book. 

This event is for TEENS ONLY (ages 12-18).
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Creative Writing

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Ralph Ellison Library
Meeting Room B
Our series of free, public workshops is designed to open new vistas of creative exploration for writers of high-school age and older and to provide a fun and supportive environment for the development of their craft. Workshops are held the second Thursday of each month at the Ralph Ellison Library from 6:30 to 8:30 PM. Each workshop will be conducted by a special guest writer and include writing exercises as well as the opportunity to share work. In presenting this workshop series, we're very proud to partner with the Red Earth MFA Program at Oklahoma City University, Short Order Poems, and the Metropolitan Library System. We hope you’ll join us as we learn together and strive to enhance Oklahoma City’s multicultural literary landscape in the name of our state’s most significant literary pioneer.For information on any of these programs visit the web site of the Ralph Ellison Foundation at ralphellisonfoundation.org
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Teen Time

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Northwest Library
Meeting Room A
Bored? Hang out with us at the library. Each Monday, we'll have some type of teen activity. It could be robotics and coding, arts and crafts, music, theatre, writing, or something else entirely! 

This Monday, our activity will be make-and-take snow globes and a holiday party with light refreshments.

This event is for TEENS ONLY (ages 12-18).
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