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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.

Links:

Brought to you by
Tulsa Library Trust
06/01/2015 (All day) to 08/01/2015 (All day)
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Bilingual Storytime/Cuentos Bilingües

Bilingual Storytime/Cuentos Bilingües

Tue, 06/02/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Tue, 06/09/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Tue, 06/16/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Tue, 06/23/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Audience: 
Children - Preschool
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program
Language: 
English / Spanish

Bilingual Storytime/Cuentos Bilingües

Enjoy stories, songs and activities in English and Spanish. 

Cuentos, canciones y actividades en inglés y español.

 

 

 

Enjoy stories, songs and activities in English and Spanish. For ages 5 and younger with their caregivers./Cuentos, canciones y actividades en inglés y español.

Brought to you by
Hispanic Resource Center
06/02/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
 
 
 
Teen Time

Teen Time

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Wed, 06/17/2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

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

Enjoy Wii gaming and compete against your friends. For ages 10-18.

06/03/2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
 
 
 
 
MS Word 1

MS Word 1

Sat, 06/06/2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

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.

06/06/2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
 
 
Asian-American Festival

Asian-American Festival

Sat, 06/06/2015 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

Audience: 
All Ages
Systemwide Series: 
Asian-American Festival

Celebrate the customs and traditions of Asia with a day of entertaining, educational activities for the entire family. Explore the colorful cultures of Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Thailand, Vietnam and other countries in Asia. The festival features martial arts demonstrations; traditional dance performances; authentic arts, crafts and food booths; and lots of fun hands-on activities for children and teens. Food concession provided by India Palace and Lone Wolf Food Truck. Wear traditional Asian dress or cosplay costume for a chance to win a gift card. Visit www.TulsaLibrary.org/AsianFestival for a complete schedule of presentations. Sponsored and funded by the Tulsa Library Trust, with additional support provided by the Mary K. Chapman Foundation, George Kaiser Family Foundation, Mazzio's Italian Eatery, Nam Hai Oriental Supermarket, Panera Bread, Reasor's, Tulsa City-County Library Staff Association and Tulsa Shriners.

06/06/2015 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
 
 
Asian-American Festival

Asian-American Festival

Sat, 06/06/2015 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

Audience: 
All Ages
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

Celebrate and learn about the colorful cultures of Asia with arts and crafts, and entertaining, educational events for the entire family. For all ages.

Brought to you by
Tulsa Library Trust
06/06/2015 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
 
 
Asian-American Festival

Asian-American Festival

Sat, 06/06/2015 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

Audience: 
All Ages
Systemwide Series: 
Teen/Tween Summer Reading Program

Celebrate and learn about the colorful cultures of Asia with entertaining, educational events for the entire family, plus arts and crafts. For all ages.

Brought to you by
Tulsa Library Trust
06/06/2015 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
 
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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.

Links:

Brought to you by
Tulsa Library Trust
06/01/2015 (All day) to 08/01/2015 (All day)
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Bilingual Storytime/Cuentos Bilingües

Bilingual Storytime/Cuentos Bilingües

Tue, 06/02/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Tue, 06/09/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Tue, 06/16/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Tue, 06/23/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Audience: 
Children - Preschool
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program
Language: 
English / Spanish

Bilingual Storytime/Cuentos Bilingües

Enjoy stories, songs and activities in English and Spanish. 

Cuentos, canciones y actividades en inglés y español.

 

 

 

Enjoy stories, songs and activities in English and Spanish. For ages 5 and younger with their caregivers./Cuentos, canciones y actividades en inglés y español.

Brought to you by
Hispanic Resource Center
06/09/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
 
 
The Great Children’s Lego Build-Off Competition

The Great Children’s Lego Build-Off Competition

Tue, 06/09/2015 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

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

Bring your Legos and assemble an original creation (not a Lego designed kit) based on the theme “Every Hero Has a Story!” You will have one hour to build from start to finish. Build the best and you will win a prize. Top three winners will advance to the next round competing against children from other Tulsa City-County Library branches at an event on July 24. Please note that this is an individual competition. Presented by the Hardesty Family Foundation. For grades K-5.

Brought to you by
Tulsa Library Trust
06/09/2015 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
 
 
 
The Great Lego Build-Off Competition

The Great Lego Build-Off Competition

Tue, 06/09/2015 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm

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

Bring your Legos and assemble an original creation (not a Lego designed kit) based on the theme “Unmask!” You will have 90 minutes to build from start to finish. Build the best and you will win a prize. Top three winners will advance to the next round competing against teens/tweens from other Tulsa City-County Library branches at an event on July 24. Please note that this is an individual competition. Presented by the Hardesty Family Foundation. For grades 6-12.

Brought to you by
Tulsa Library Trust
06/09/2015 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
 
 
 
Jeff Cauthen Presents Ventriloquism/Magic

Jeff Cauthen Presents Ventriloquism/Magic

Wed, 06/10/2015 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm

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

This dynamic show features ventriloquism and magic tricks, such as needle "swallowing." For ages 10-18.

06/10/2015 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
 
 
 
Minecraft

Minecraft

Wed, 06/10/2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

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

Come and create your own world and defend against creatures from the dark in the online game of Minecraft. For ages 10-18.

Special Instructions: 
Class is limited to 12 on a first-come, first-served basis
06/10/2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
 
 
Tulsa Children’s Museum Presents Air Cannons

Tulsa Children’s Museum Presents Air Cannons

Thu, 06/11/2015 - 1:00pm to 1:45pm

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

Students explore Newton’s Laws of Motion and air pressure by creating their own air cannons. For ages 5-12.

Brought to you by
Tulsa Library Trust
06/11/2015 - 1:00pm to 1:45pm
 
 
Lucky Diaz and The Family Jam Band

Lucky Diaz and The Family Jam Band

Fri, 06/12/2015 - 1:00pm to 1:45pm

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

These Latin Grammy Award winners are back in town! Named by USA Today as the best new band on the children’s music scene, this show is a hip-shaking, head-bopping, Los Angeles-based explosion of fun! For ages 5-12.

Brought to you by
Tulsa Library Trust
06/12/2015 - 1:00pm to 1:45pm
 
 
MS Word 2

MS Word 2

Sat, 06/13/2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

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.

06/13/2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
 
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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.

Links:

Brought to you by
Tulsa Library Trust
06/01/2015 (All day) to 08/01/2015 (All day)
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Bilingual Storytime/Cuentos Bilingües

Bilingual Storytime/Cuentos Bilingües

Tue, 06/02/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Tue, 06/09/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Tue, 06/16/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Tue, 06/23/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Audience: 
Children - Preschool
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program
Language: 
English / Spanish

Bilingual Storytime/Cuentos Bilingües

Enjoy stories, songs and activities in English and Spanish. 

Cuentos, canciones y actividades en inglés y español.

 

 

 

Enjoy stories, songs and activities in English and Spanish. For ages 5 and younger with their caregivers./Cuentos, canciones y actividades en inglés y español.

Brought to you by
Hispanic Resource Center
06/16/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
 
 
 
Teen Time

Teen Time

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Wed, 06/17/2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

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

Enjoy Wii gaming and compete against your friends. For ages 10-18.

06/17/2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
 
 
Matt Sandbank’s Shadow Puppet Factory

Matt Sandbank’s Shadow Puppet Factory

Thu, 06/18/2015 - 6:30pm to 7:15pm

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

This shadow puppetry show will enliven the imagination, awaken curiosity about the world and excite young audiences about the power of creativity. Children will have a rollicking good time! For ages 5-12.

Brought to you by
Tulsa Library Trust
06/18/2015 - 6:30pm to 7:15pm
 
 
 
MS Word 3

MS Word 3

Sat, 06/20/2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

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.

06/20/2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
 
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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.

Links:

Brought to you by
Tulsa Library Trust
06/01/2015 (All day) to 08/01/2015 (All day)
»
 
 
 
Bilingual Storytime/Cuentos Bilingües

Bilingual Storytime/Cuentos Bilingües

Tue, 06/02/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Tue, 06/09/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Tue, 06/16/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Tue, 06/23/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Audience: 
Children - Preschool
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program
Language: 
English / Spanish

Bilingual Storytime/Cuentos Bilingües

Enjoy stories, songs and activities in English and Spanish. 

Cuentos, canciones y actividades en inglés y español.

 

 

 

Enjoy stories, songs and activities in English and Spanish. For ages 5 and younger with their caregivers./Cuentos, canciones y actividades en inglés y español.

Brought to you by
Hispanic Resource Center
06/23/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
 
 
YogaKids

YogaKids

Wed, 06/24/2015 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm

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

Join Miss Sarah for fun yoga poses and stretches set to music and stories. For ages 5-12.

Brought to you by
Tulsa Library Trust
06/24/2015 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
 
 
 
Mardi Gras Mosaics

Mardi Gras Mosaics

Wed, 06/24/2015 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

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

Mardi Gras Mosaics

Artist Michael Parrish will supply the beads; you supply the creative! For ages 10-18.

Limited to 20 participants
06/24/2015 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
 
 
Balloons, Juggling and Fun With Dustin Reudelhuber

Balloons, Juggling and Fun With Dustin Reudelhuber

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 6:30pm to 7:15pm

Room: 
Audience: 
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 5-12.

Brought to you by
Tulsa Library Trust
06/25/2015 - 6:30pm to 7:15pm
 
 
 
MS Word 4

MS Word 4

Sat, 06/27/2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

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.

06/27/2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
 
 
Touch-A-Truck

Touch-A-Truck

Sat, 06/27/2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Audience: 
All Ages
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

Bring the entire family for this exciting outdoor event where you can see vehicles of all sizes and shapes up close! Hear the horns sound, see the lights flash and even sit in the driver's seat. This is hands-on fun for kids of all ages.

Brought to you by
Tulsa Library Trust
Flint Family Foundation
06/27/2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
 
 
Manga-Ai! Manga/Anime Club

Manga-Ai! Manga/Anime Club

Sat, 06/27/2015 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

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

Join other teens interested in Japanese art and animation. Enjoy a film and talk manga with us. For ages 12-18.

06/27/2015 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
 
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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.

Links:

Brought to you by
Tulsa Library Trust
06/01/2015 (All day) to 08/01/2015 (All day)
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