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Book-A-Librarian

Book-A-Librarian

Sun, 05/01/2016 (All day) to Tue, 05/31/2016 (All day)

Audience: 
Adults

Receive individualized instruction from library staff. Appointments are scheduled on a first-come, first-served basis and last 30-60 minutes. If you require additional time, you may make a follow-up appointment.Topics include navigating the library's website, database research, career services, computer skills, and audio and eBook tutorials. Call 918-549-7550 to schedule an appointment.

05/01/2016 (All day) to 05/31/2016 (All day)
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MS Word 1

MS Word 1

Tue, 05/03/2016 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Audience: 
Adults

MS Word 1

This class shows how to use toolbars and menus, set margins, apply spell check, and preview, save and print documents. You should have some experience using a computer keyboard and mouse prior to taking this class.

Special Instructions: 
Class is limited to 18 on a first-come, first-served basis
05/03/2016 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
 
 
 
Fancy Nancy: The Musical

Fancy Nancy: The Musical

Thu, 05/05/2016 -
6:00pm to 7:30pm

Audience: 
All Ages

Join us for Riverfield Country Day School's production of a musical based on the popular picture-book series "Fancy Nancy". Best for audiences ages 2 and older.

05/05/2016 -
6:00pm to 7:30pm
 
 
Minecraft Gaming

Minecraft Gaming

Thu, 05/05/2016 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Audience: 
Teens

Minecraft Gaming

Put your imagination to the test building your own world in the popular game Minecraft.

05/05/2016 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
 
 
Simple Steps for Starting Your Business: Start-Up Basics

Simple Steps for Starting Your Business: Start-Up Basics

Thu, 05/05/2016 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

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Audience: 
Adults

Learn the essentials of business start-ups, get action steps for you business and receive one-to-one mentoring. Score is a nonprofit association of volunteer business experts. Registration is required. Go to www.tulsa.score.org to register.

05/05/2016 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm
 
 
2016 Anne V. Zarrow Award Program

2016 Anne V. Zarrow Award Program

Fri, 05/06/2016 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm

Audience: 
All Ages

Join us as Gordon Korman, celebrated youth author, is awarded the 2016 Anne V. Zarrow Award for Young Readers' Literature. Mr. Korman will also assist the library in giving awards to the winners of the 2016 Young People's Creative Writing Contest.

Brought to you by
Tulsa Library Trust
05/06/2016 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
 
 
 
Release the Writer in You: Paint With Your Words

Release the Writer in You: Paint With Your Words

Sat, 05/07/2016 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm

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Audience: 
Children - Elementary School
Children - Tweens

Being able to paint a picture in the reader's mind is the beginning of good storytelling. Using words instead of paint and a brush, your writing will come alive in bursts of color and texture as you learn to create a picture in the reader's mind. Learn how to write vivid stories with writer Gina Conroy. For ages 8-12.

05/07/2016 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm
 
 
Release the Writer in You: Paint With Your Words

Release the Writer in You: Paint With Your Words

Sat, 05/07/2016 -
3:00pm to 4:30pm

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Audience: 
Teens

Being able to paint a picture in the reader's mind is the beginning of good storytelling. Using words instead of paint and a brush, your writing will come alive in bursts of color and texture as you learn to create a picture in the reader's mind. Learn how to write vivid stories with writer Gina Conroy. For ages 13-18.

05/07/2016 -
3:00pm to 4:30pm
 
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Book-A-Librarian

Book-A-Librarian

Sun, 05/01/2016 (All day) to Tue, 05/31/2016 (All day)

Audience: 
Adults

Receive individualized instruction from library staff. Appointments are scheduled on a first-come, first-served basis and last 30-60 minutes. If you require additional time, you may make a follow-up appointment.Topics include navigating the library's website, database research, career services, computer skills, and audio and eBook tutorials. Call 918-549-7550 to schedule an appointment.

05/01/2016 (All day) to 05/31/2016 (All day)
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MS Word 2

MS Word 2

Tue, 05/10/2016 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Audience: 
Adults

MS Word 2

This class shows how to create and format tables, use bulleted and numbered lists, and apply and format columns in a document. You should take MS Word 1 prior to attending.

Special Instructions: 
Class is limited to 18 on a first-come, first-served basis
05/10/2016 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
 
 
 
 
 
3-D Printer Demonstration

3-D Printer Demonstration

Thu, 05/12/2016 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Sat, 05/21/2016 -
10:30am to 11:30am

Audience: 
Teens
Adults
All Ages

See what 3-D printing is all about with a demonstration of the Ultimaker2 3-D Printer. For all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

05/12/2016 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
 
 
 
Hardesty Teen Anime/Manga Club

Hardesty Teen Anime/Manga Club

Sat, 05/14/2016 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm

Audience: 
Teens

Discuss your favorite manga characters and books while making a craft. For ages 12-18.

05/14/2016 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm
 
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Book-A-Librarian

Book-A-Librarian

Sun, 05/01/2016 (All day) to Tue, 05/31/2016 (All day)

Audience: 
Adults

Receive individualized instruction from library staff. Appointments are scheduled on a first-come, first-served basis and last 30-60 minutes. If you require additional time, you may make a follow-up appointment.Topics include navigating the library's website, database research, career services, computer skills, and audio and eBook tutorials. Call 918-549-7550 to schedule an appointment.

05/01/2016 (All day) to 05/31/2016 (All day)
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Meet Romance Authors Lori Wilde and Lorraine Heath

Meet Romance Authors Lori Wilde and Lorraine Heath

Sun, 05/15/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

Audience: 
Adults
All Ages

Join contemporary romance author Lori Wilde and historical romance author Lorraine Heath as they discuss their newest novels. Light refreshments will be served. A book signing will follow the program. Books will be available for purchasing, courtesy of Barnes & Noble.

05/15/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
 
 
 
MS Word 3

MS Word 3

Tue, 05/17/2016 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Audience: 
Adults

MS Word 3

This class shows how to create and use borders and shading, headers and footers, page numbering and drawing tools. You should take MS Word 2 prior to taking this class.

Special Instructions: 
Class is limited to 18 on a first-come, first-served basis
05/17/2016 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3-D Printer Demonstration

3-D Printer Demonstration

Thu, 05/12/2016 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Sat, 05/21/2016 -
10:30am to 11:30am

Audience: 
Teens
Adults
All Ages

See what 3-D printing is all about with a demonstration of the Ultimaker2 3-D Printer. For all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

05/21/2016 -
10:30am to 11:30am
 
 
DIY for Adults: Shoe Painting

DIY for Adults: Shoe Painting

Sat, 05/21/2016 -
1:30pm to 3:00pm

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Audience: 
Adults

Want to freshen the look of a pair of shoes, or express your inner nerd or artistic spirit? Come and join us as we talk about techniques and ideas for painting and decorating shoes. Bring a pair of shoes.

05/21/2016 -
1:30pm to 3:00pm
 
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Book-A-Librarian

Book-A-Librarian

Sun, 05/01/2016 (All day) to Tue, 05/31/2016 (All day)

Audience: 
Adults

Receive individualized instruction from library staff. Appointments are scheduled on a first-come, first-served basis and last 30-60 minutes. If you require additional time, you may make a follow-up appointment.Topics include navigating the library's website, database research, career services, computer skills, and audio and eBook tutorials. Call 918-549-7550 to schedule an appointment.

05/01/2016 (All day) to 05/31/2016 (All day)
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MS Word 4

MS Word 4

Tue, 05/24/2016 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Audience: 
Adults

MS Word 4

This class explores mail merge, and shows how to use tables to perform calculations and create onscreen forms. You should take MS Word 3 prior to taking this class.

Special Instructions: 
Class is limited to 18 on a first-come, first-served basis
05/24/2016 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
 
 
 
 
 
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Book-A-Librarian

Book-A-Librarian

Sun, 05/01/2016 (All day) to Tue, 05/31/2016 (All day)

Audience: 
Adults

Receive individualized instruction from library staff. Appointments are scheduled on a first-come, first-served basis and last 30-60 minutes. If you require additional time, you may make a follow-up appointment.Topics include navigating the library's website, database research, career services, computer skills, and audio and eBook tutorials. Call 918-549-7550 to schedule an appointment.

05/01/2016 (All day) to 05/31/2016 (All day)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Tue, 05/31/2016 -
10:00am to 10:20am

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.

Special Instructions: 
For newborns to 2-year-olds and their caregivers
05/31/2016 -
10:00am to 10:20am
 
 
 
Dino O'Dell and the Heroes From Outer Space!

Dino O'Dell and the Heroes From Outer Space!

Tue, 05/31/2016 -
11:00am to 12:00pm

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

Dino O'Dell and the Heroes From Outer Space!

Scientists, astronauts and space aliens save the day in this outer-space adventure. Galileo, Sir Isaac Newton and Neil Armstrong tell their stories. Dig it!

For ages 4-12.

05/31/2016 -
11:00am to 12:00pm
 
 
 
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Tue, 05/31/2016 -
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.

05/31/2016 -
11:00am to 11:20am
 
 
 
Dino O'Dell and the Heroes From Outer Space!

Dino O'Dell and the Heroes From Outer Space!

Tue, 05/31/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

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

Dino O'Dell and the Heroes From Outer Space!

Scientists, astronauts and space aliens save the day in this outer-space adventure. Galileo, Sir Isaac Newton and Neil Armstrong tell their stories. Dig it!

For ages 4-12.

05/31/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm