It May Be Just Dirt Now ...

Between the new parking garage and the library will be the A.R. and Marylouise Tandy Foundation Children's Garden.  This quiet and inviting space will accommodate outdoor programming for all ages.

Focusing on children and families, the library will offer free interactive programs in the garden designed to engage, motivate and inspire participants.  On beautiful days, adults will enjoy programs of books and music, offering fun and educational respite from a busy day.

Happy Families by Cindy Hulsey

In the first sentence of Anna Karenina Tolstoy proclaims, “All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.” Perhaps this explains why most literary novels are about unhappy families. There has to be a conflict in order to keep the reader’s interest.

Oklahoma Launches Destination HUBZone

The Oklahoma Small Business Administration Office will launch Destination: HUB in July to reintroduce Oklahoma Small Businesses to the advantages of HUBZone certification.  

For more than 17 years, the HUBZone program has served as one of SBA's signature initiatives and has helped small businesses in urban and rural communities gain preferential access to federal procurement opportunities.

SBA's Destination: HUB will put a spotlight on small businesses and promote HUBZones as ideal places for government contractors to do business. 

Domestic Fiction with a Deft Touch by Cindy Hulsey

Life Drawing by Robin Black is a quiet but powerful novel of a marriage between two artists; Gus, a painter and her husband Owen, a writer. Their relationship has been fractured by an affair Gus had with a student’s father and in a futile attempt to insulate themselves from their pain they move from Philadelphia to a remote house in the country.

Where Can I Go To Find The Business Hours For The Different Library Locations?

Because many of our libraries are open for different durations, we've posted the hours of operation for each branch on our website. From the homepage, simply select the Locations tab on the far right side of the page. This will give you a full list of the libraries around the county and the business hours for each day of the current week. To the right of the weekly schedules is a list of holidays that all libraries will be closed throughout the year.