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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!
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Storytime

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Bethany Library
Rooms A-B (AB)
Preschool Story and Craft Time
A story time just for you at your neighborhood library! Introduce your little ones to the library and create excitement about reading. Attending story times and using resources of the library help build a foundation for your child's future success in school.  Connect with others while enjoying music, rhymes, a flannel board story, and craft. A professional librarian will lead story time and share tips on reading readiness.

Similar event held at multiple libraries.
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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.
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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.
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Coffee and Crafts

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Bethany Library
Rooms A-B (AB)
Enjoy good company and find out what's happening at your local library. Come for coffee and crafts on the first Wednesday of the month. We provide the place, the coffee and the materials. Not feeling crafty? No worries, board games and playing cards are also available. While you're here, don't forget to check out the library's collection for more awesome crafting and gaming ideas. Come for coffee, stay for fun and conversation!

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

Similar event is held at multiple libraries.
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123! Play with Me!

9:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Bethany Library
Rooms A-B (AB)
Playing with your baby or toddler is not only important for bonding but is also an educational experience for your child. We are providing a special time for you to come to the library and spend one-on-one time to play with your child. A different community resource professional will be available each week to answer your parenting questions.

This is a recurring event and takes place every Thursday for four weeks.

This event is held at multiple libraries.
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Registration is open

123! Play with Me!

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Bethany Library
Rooms A-B (AB)
Playing with your baby or toddler is not only important for bonding but is also an educational experience for your child. We are providing a special time for you to come to the library and spend one-on-one time to play with your child. A different community resource professional will be available each week to answer your parenting questions.

This is a recurring event and takes place every Thursday for four weeks.

This event is held at multiple libraries.
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Swim, Fly or Run: Animal Locomotion

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Bethany Library
Rooms A-B (AB)
Swim, fly or run?  An animal's skeleton is shaped for the way the animal moves.  Learn how to identify different forms of locomotion by looking at limb bones of a variety of animals.  Then use that knowledge to identify how a mystery specimen moves.  Go above and beyond your school science lessons with skeletons from the Museum of Osteology. 
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Rocket Readers

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Bethany Library
Rooms A-B (AB)
Want to be a better reader? Simply read! Reading for just 20 minutes a day is guaranteed to improve your reading skills. We can help your reading score soar! Join us to get one-on-one help with reading practice from qualified volunteers.  Children will read with volunteers for 30 minutes at 5:30pm, 6:00pm or 6:30pm.  Please pre-register in library or call 789-8363.  All materials provided or you can bring your own.

This is a recurring event and takes place on Mondays.

A similar event is held at multiple libraries.
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123! Play with Me!

9:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Bethany Library
Rooms A-B (AB)
Playing with your baby or toddler is not only important for bonding but is also an educational experience for your child. We are providing a special time for you to come to the library and spend one-on-one time to play with your child. A different community resource professional will be available each week to answer your parenting questions.

This is a recurring event and takes place every Thursday for four weeks.

This event is held at multiple libraries.
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Registration is open

123! Play with Me!

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Bethany Library
Rooms A-B (AB)
Playing with your baby or toddler is not only important for bonding but is also an educational experience for your child. We are providing a special time for you to come to the library and spend one-on-one time to play with your child. A different community resource professional will be available each week to answer your parenting questions.

This is a recurring event and takes place every Thursday for four weeks.

This event is held at multiple libraries.
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Board Game Explosion!

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Bethany Library
Rooms A-B (AB)
Play classic favorites like Battleship and Connect Four, or more recent bestsellers like Zombie Dice and Apples to Apples! Board games promote creativity and foster positive skills like sportsmanship and logical reasoning. The library is a great place to meet up with your friends and try out new games!

This event is held at multiple libraries.
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Rocket Readers

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Bethany Library
Rooms A-B (AB)
Want to be a better reader? Simply read! Reading for just 20 minutes a day is guaranteed to improve your reading skills. We can help your reading score soar! Join us to get one-on-one help with reading practice from qualified volunteers.  Children will read with volunteers for 30 minutes at 5:30pm, 6:00pm or 6:30pm.  Please pre-register in library or call 789-8363.  All materials provided or you can bring your own.

This is a recurring event and takes place on Mondays.

A similar event is held at multiple libraries.
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Book Club

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Bethany Library
Rooms A-B (AB)
Kids' Classics
Join with other kids to discuss a great classic or award-winning book. We will have a snack and an activity such as play a game, make a craft or enjoy a special guest. Our book title for this month will be Shannon Lucid, Space Ambassador by Carmen Bredeson. The book themes and reading level are appropriate for grades three and above. Read the book before attending.  Reserve your copy early from the library. Some copies of the book will be available at the Information Desk.

Similar clubs exist at multiple libraries.
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123! Play with Me!

9:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Bethany Library
Rooms A-B (AB)
Playing with your baby or toddler is not only important for bonding but is also an educational experience for your child. We are providing a special time for you to come to the library and spend one-on-one time to play with your child. A different community resource professional will be available each week to answer your parenting questions.

This is a recurring event and takes place every Thursday for four weeks.

This event is held at multiple libraries.
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Registration is open

123! Play with Me!

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Bethany Library
Rooms A-B (AB)
Playing with your baby or toddler is not only important for bonding but is also an educational experience for your child. We are providing a special time for you to come to the library and spend one-on-one time to play with your child. A different community resource professional will be available each week to answer your parenting questions.

This is a recurring event and takes place every Thursday for four weeks.

This event is held at multiple libraries.
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Registration is open

Waffle It!

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Bethany Library
Rooms A-B (AB)
Looking for quick and easy meal ideas that everyone will enjoy?  Did you know your waffle iron can be used for much more than just waffles?  Come get a quick glimpse of some of the endless foods you can make using your ordinary waffle iron.  From desserts and breads to main meals, this class will cover it all and show you new uses for that simple appliance.
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Rocket Readers

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Bethany Library
Rooms A-B (AB)
Want to be a better reader? Simply read! Reading for just 20 minutes a day is guaranteed to improve your reading skills. We can help your reading score soar! Join us to get one-on-one help with reading practice from qualified volunteers.  Children will read with volunteers for 30 minutes at 5:30pm, 6:00pm or 6:30pm.  Please pre-register in library or call 789-8363.  All materials provided or you can bring your own.

This is a recurring event and takes place on Mondays.

A similar event is held at multiple libraries.
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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
Registration is open

123! Play with Me!

9:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Bethany Library
Rooms A-B (AB)
Playing with your baby or toddler is not only important for bonding but is also an educational experience for your child. We are providing a special time for you to come to the library and spend one-on-one time to play with your child. A different community resource professional will be available each week to answer your parenting questions.

This is a recurring event and takes place every Thursday for four weeks.

This event is held at multiple libraries.
View More
Registration is open

123! Play with Me!

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Bethany Library
Rooms A-B (AB)
Playing with your baby or toddler is not only important for bonding but is also an educational experience for your child. We are providing a special time for you to come to the library and spend one-on-one time to play with your child. A different community resource professional will be available each week to answer your parenting questions.

This is a recurring event and takes place every Thursday for four weeks.

This event is held at multiple libraries.
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Registration begins 9/1/2016 at 9:00 AM

Navigating Financial Aid

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Bethany Library
Rooms A-B (AB)
Did you know you can fill out the FAFSA as early as October 1st this year?  Kick start your college planning with this informational session!  A representative from Oklahoma College Assistance Program will be available to talk about planning, preparing, and paying for college.  Learn how to fill out FAFSA forms and apply for scholarships.  Check out books on topics such as scholarship opportunities, filling out college applications, and paying for college. Don't forget to take advantage of our Federal Student Aid database that will guide you through the financial aid process.
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Rocket Readers

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Bethany Library
Rooms A-B (AB)
Want to be a better reader? Simply read! Reading for just 20 minutes a day is guaranteed to improve your reading skills. We can help your reading score soar! Join us to get one-on-one help with reading practice from qualified volunteers.  Children will read with volunteers for 30 minutes at 5:30pm, 6:00pm or 6:30pm.  Please pre-register in library or call 789-8363.  All materials provided or you can bring your own.

This is a recurring event and takes place on Mondays.

A similar event is held at multiple libraries.
View More

Coffee and Crafts

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Bethany Library
Rooms A-B (AB)
Enjoy good company and find out what's happening at your local library. Come for coffee and crafts on the first Wednesday of the month. We provide the place, the coffee and the materials. Not feeling crafty? No worries, board games and playing cards are also available. While you're here, don't forget to check out the library's collection for more awesome crafting and gaming ideas. Come for coffee, stay for fun and conversation!

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

Similar event is held at multiple libraries.
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Registration begins 9/1/2016 at 9:00 AM

Storytime

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Bethany Library
Rooms A-B (AB)
Fall Story and Craft Time
A story time just for you at your neighborhood library! Introduce your little ones to the library and create excitement about reading. Attending story times and using resources of the library helps build a foundation for your child's future success in school.  Connect with others while enjoying music, rhymes, a flannel board story, and craft. A professional librarian will lead story time and share tips on reading readiness.

Similar event held at multiple libraries.
View More