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Wednesday, July 1, 2015

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Personal Migrations

Personal Migrations

Mon, 06/01/2015 (All day) to Sat, 08/01/2015 (All day)

Audience: 
Teens
Adults
Systemwide Series: 
One Book, One Tulsa

The theme for the 2015 Adult Summer Reading Program is "Migrations." The selection for One Book, One Tulsa is Isabel Wilkerson's "The Warmth of Other Suns," which tells the story of The Great Migration. Drop by the library, sign up for the program, and while you're here mark the spot on our world map to illustrate your family's migration.

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Brought to you by
Tulsa Library Trust
 
 
 
Tulsa: A New Home

Tulsa: A New Home

Mon, 06/01/2015 (All day) to Fri, 07/31/2015 (All day)

Audience: 
Teens
Adults
Systemwide Series: 
One Book, One Tulsa

This exhibit celebrates early Jewish immigrants to Tulsa and their impact on the broader community. An online exhibit complements and extends our physical exhibit and presents a more in-depth look at some of our collections. Visit http://guides.tulsalibrary.org/jewishimmigrants to view the online exhibit. Sponsored by the Tulsa Library Trust and the Sherwin Miller Museum of Jewish Art.

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9am
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 9:30am to 9:50am
Wed, 07/08/2015 - 9:30am to 9:50am
Wed, 07/15/2015 - 9:30am to 9:50am
Wed, 07/22/2015 - 9:30am to 9:50am
Wed, 07/29/2015 - 9:30am to 9:50am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

Learn and enjoy songs, stories and activities that are just right for your little one at this lapsit storytime. For newborns to 2-year-olds and their caregivers.

07/01/2015 - 9:30am to 9:50am
 
10am
 
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 10:00am to 10:20am
Wed, 07/08/2015 - 10:00am to 10:20am
Wed, 07/15/2015 - 10:00am to 10:20am
Wed, 07/22/2015 - 10:00am to 10:20am
Wed, 07/29/2015 - 10:00am to 10:20am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

Learn and enjoy songs, stories and activities that are just right for your little one at this lapsit storytime. For newborns to 2-year-olds and their caregivers.

07/01/2015 - 10:00am to 10:20am
 
 
 
 
Jeanne B. Goodwin Storytelling Festival

Jeanne B. Goodwin Storytelling Festival

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Audience: 
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool
Children - Elementary School
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

Award-winning storyteller Kirk Waller comes to Tulsa to delight children with his stories told through words, music and movement. Kirk is the winner of the Parent's Choice GOLD Award for his latest CD, "But Why? Stories, Music and Songs."The annual festival is a tribute to the late Jeanne B. Goodwin, a lifelong educator who understood how storytelling and the visual experience work to build a vivid imagination. For ages 2-12.

Special Instructions: 
Child-care groups, please call before attending. Seating is limited so we may refer you to another library
An adult must accompany children under age 6
07/01/2015 - 10:00am to 11:00am
 
 
Bilingual Storytime/Cuentos Bilingües

Bilingual Storytime/Cuentos Bilingües

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am
Wed, 06/10/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am
Wed, 06/17/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am
Wed, 06/24/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am
Wed, 07/01/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am

Audience: 
All Ages
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program
Language: 
English / Spanish

Enjoy stories, songs and activities in English and Spanish. For all ages./Cuentos, canciones y actividades en inglés y español. Para todas las edades.

07/01/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Wed, 07/08/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Wed, 07/15/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Wed, 07/22/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Wed, 07/29/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

My First Storytime

Learn and enjoy songs, stories and activities that are just right for your little one at this lapsit storytime.

07/01/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
 
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Wed, 07/08/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Wed, 07/15/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Wed, 07/22/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Wed, 07/29/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Audience: 
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

The best in children's literature, songs, games, finger plays, rhymes and other reading-related activities are shared with your preschooler. For ages 3-5.

07/01/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
 
 
 
 
PAWS for Reading With Miss Marley

PAWS for Reading With Miss Marley

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am
Wed, 07/08/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am
Wed, 07/15/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am
Wed, 07/22/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am
Wed, 07/29/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am

Audience: 
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool
Children - Elementary School

Read to our four-legged friend Miss Marley and take home a free book provided by the Tulsa Library Trust. For ages 3-12.

07/01/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am
 
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 10:15am to 10:45pm
Wed, 07/08/2015 - 10:15am to 10:45pm
Wed, 07/15/2015 - 10:15am to 10:45am
Wed, 07/22/2015 - 10:15am to 10:45am
Wed, 07/29/2015 - 10:15am to 10:45am

Audience: 
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

The best in children's literature, songs, games, finger plays, rhymes and other reading-related activities are shared with your preschooler. For ages 2-5.

Special Instructions: 
An adult must accompany children under age 6
07/01/2015 - 10:15am to 10:45pm
 
 
 
Heroes Across America

Heroes Across America

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Audience: 
Children - Elementary School
Children - Tweens
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

Whether it's amazing pets, community heroes, legends or tall tales, kids or adults, there truly are remarkable heroes in the U.S.A. Join us as we explore some of these incredible heroes, play a game and make a craft. For ages 5-12.

Special Instructions: 
Class size is limited
07/01/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
 
 
Toddler Storytime

Toddler Storytime

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 07/08/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 07/15/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 07/22/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 07/29/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am

Audience: 
Children - Toddlers
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

Enjoy the best in stories, songs, rhymes and finger plays while meeting other toddlers from the neighborhood. For ages 2-3 and their caregivers.

07/01/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
 
 
 
Super Awesome Storytime

Super Awesome Storytime

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 07/08/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 07/15/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 07/22/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 07/29/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool
Children - Elementary School
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

Event is being held at:
Maxwell Park Library

Discover the origin stories and continuing adventures of your favorite heroes every week during the summer. For ages 9 and younger.

07/01/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
Letters to Heroes

Letters to Heroes

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Audience: 
Children - Elementary School
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

There are heroes all around us. Help us thank them with letters, banners and pictures. Representatives of various organizations will be on hand to receive our thanks. For ages 5-11.

Special Instructions: 
Seating is limited. Children given first priority. Adults admitted if space available
07/01/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
 
 
 
 
Stay and Play Storytime

Stay and Play Storytime

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 10:30am to 10:50am
Wed, 07/08/2015 - 10:30am to 10:50am
Wed, 07/15/2015 - 10:30am to 10:50am
Wed, 07/22/2015 - 10:30am to 10:50am
Wed, 07/29/2015 - 10:30am to 10:50am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

Stay and Play Storytime

For babies and toddlers, playing is learning! Enjoy storytime and then stay after for games, toys and activities that foster critical early literacy skills.

For ages 5 and younger with their caregivers.

07/01/2015 - 10:30am to 10:50am
 
 
 
 
Stay and Play

Stay and Play

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 07/08/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 07/15/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 07/22/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 07/29/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

For babies and toddlers, playing is learning! After our regularly scheduled storytime, join us for games, toys and activities that foster critical early literacy skills. For ages 5 and younger with their caregivers.

07/01/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
 
Letters to Heroes

Letters to Heroes

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Audience: 
Children - Tweens
Teens
Systemwide Series: 
Teen/Tween Summer Reading Program

There are heroes all around us. Help us thank them with letters, banners and pictures. Representatives of various organizations will be on hand to receive our thanks. For ages 10-18.

Special Instructions: 
Seating is limited
07/01/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
 
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 10:30am to 10:50am
Wed, 07/08/2015 - 10:30am to 10:50am
Wed, 07/15/2015 - 10:30am to 10:50am
Wed, 07/22/2015 - 10:30am to 10:50am
Wed, 07/29/2015 - 10:30am to 10:50am

Audience: 
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

Preschool Storytime

The best in children's literature, songs, games, finger plays, rhymes and other reading-related activities are shared with your preschooler.

For ages 3-5

07/01/2015 - 10:30am to 10:50am
 
 
 
Stay and Play Storytime

Stay and Play Storytime

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Wed, 07/08/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Wed, 07/15/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Wed, 07/22/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Wed, 07/29/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Audience: 
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

Enjoy stories, songs and rhymes, and then stay after for games and activities that foster early literacy skills. For ages 5 and younger.

07/01/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
 
11am
 
 
 
Storytime With Miss Brittany

Storytime With Miss Brittany

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 11:00am to 11:30am
Wed, 07/08/2015 - 11:00am to 11:30am
Wed, 07/15/2015 - 11:00am to 11:30am
Wed, 07/22/2015 - 11:00am to 11:30am
Wed, 07/29/2015 - 11:00am to 11:30am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool

Listen to stories and sing songs. For ages 6 and younger.

07/01/2015 - 11:00am to 11:30am
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 11:00am to 11:20am
Wed, 07/08/2015 - 11:00am to 11:20am
Wed, 07/15/2015 - 11:00am to 11:20am
Wed, 07/22/2015 - 11:00am to 11:20am
Wed, 07/29/2015 - 11:00am to 11:20am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

Learn and enjoy songs, stories and activities that are just right for your little one at this lapsit storytime. For newborns to 2-year-olds and their caregivers.

07/01/2015 - 11:00am to 11:20am
 
 
 
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 11:00am to 11:20am
Wed, 07/08/2015 - 11:00am to 11:20am
Wed, 07/15/2015 - 11:00am to 11:20am
Wed, 07/22/2015 - 11:00am to 11:20am
Wed, 07/29/2015 - 11:00am to 11:20am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

Enjoy stories, action rhymes, fun flannels, music, bubbles and meeting other toddlers in the neighborhood. For ages 2-3 and their parents/caregivers.

07/01/2015 - 11:00am to 11:20am
 
1pm
 
 
 
 
Superheroes vs. Villains Extravaganza

Superheroes vs. Villains Extravaganza

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Audience: 
Children - Preschool
Children - Elementary School
Children - Tweens
Teens
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

Come and create amazing crafts and decide whether you're a superhero or a villain! For ages 2-16.

07/01/2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
 
 
Computers for Seniors

Computers for Seniors

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Audience: 
Adults

Wednesdays, July 1, 8, 15, 29. 1:30- 3:30 p.m. Do your computer skills need an upgrade? Designed for people age 55 or older who want to learn computer skills in a relaxed, encouraging atmosphere, each session builds on the one before. Make plans to attend all four! Sessions are: July 1, "Hardware Boot Camp"; July 8, "Internet Basics"; July 15, "Fun With Files"; July 22, no class; and July 29, "Email 101." Registration is required for the series. Call 918-549-7550 to register.

07/01/2015 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm
 
 
Really Basic Computer Class

Really Basic Computer Class

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm

Audience: 
Adults

Really Basic Computer Class

This class is designed for new computer users who have little or no previous experience using computers, Windows, a mouse or the Internet, and little or no knowledge of basic computer terms.

Special Instructions: 
Class is limited to 12 on a first-come, first-served basis
07/01/2015 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
 
 
 
Balloons, Juggling and Fun With Dustin Reudelhuber

Balloons, Juggling and Fun With Dustin Reudelhuber

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Audience: 
Children - Preschool
Children - Elementary School
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

Clown around with juggling and much more. Dustin’s performance is always a really exciting treat as you never know what to expect! For ages 4-12.

07/01/2015 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
 
2pm
 
Comic Art Class

Comic Art Class

Wed, 06/24/2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Wed, 07/01/2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Audience: 
Teens
Systemwide Series: 
Teen/Tween Summer Reading Program

Take your love of comic books to the next level by learning how to draw your own. Join comic artist Jonny Hinkle to learn the basics, from what goes into making a comic book, to composition and design. This will be a two-part course, so be sure to attend both weeks! Registration is required. Class size is limited. Call 918-549-7349 to register. For ages 13-18.

07/01/2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm