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Book-A-Librarian

Book-A-Librarian

Tue, 03/01/2016 (All day) to Thu, 03/31/2016 (All day)
Fri, 04/01/2016 (All day) to Sat, 04/30/2016 (All day)
Mon, 05/02/2016 (All day) to Tue, 05/31/2016 (All day)
Wed, 06/01/2016 (All day) to Thu, 06/30/2016 (All day)
Fri, 07/01/2016 (All day) to Sat, 07/30/2016 (All day)

Audience: 
Adults

Need individualized instruction on a library product or service? Whether you need to learn how to download eBooks or improve your job skills, we are here to help. Book-A-Librarian appointments are available on a first-come, first-served basis and generally last 30-60 minutes. Registration is required. Call 918-549-7500 to reserve your time. For adults.

06/01/2016 (All day) to 06/30/2016 (All day)
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Stay and Play Storytime

Stay and Play Storytime

Thu, 06/02/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 06/09/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 06/16/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 06/23/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 06/30/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am

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 1-5.

06/02/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
Tommy Terrific’s Magical Superheroes

Tommy Terrific’s Magical Superheroes

Fri, 06/03/2016 -
2:00pm to 2:50pm

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

Tommy Terrific’s Magical Superheroes

With the help of a Magician's Comic Book, kids will guide Tommy Terrific through a fun, interactive, magical adventure! Along the way, kids will discover how books can inspire their own imagination and make their favorite superheroes come to life. 

For ages 5-12

Special Instructions: 
Seating is limited
06/03/2016 -
2:00pm to 2:50pm
 
 
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Book-A-Librarian

Book-A-Librarian

Tue, 03/01/2016 (All day) to Thu, 03/31/2016 (All day)
Fri, 04/01/2016 (All day) to Sat, 04/30/2016 (All day)
Mon, 05/02/2016 (All day) to Tue, 05/31/2016 (All day)
Wed, 06/01/2016 (All day) to Thu, 06/30/2016 (All day)
Fri, 07/01/2016 (All day) to Sat, 07/30/2016 (All day)

Audience: 
Adults

Need individualized instruction on a library product or service? Whether you need to learn how to download eBooks or improve your job skills, we are here to help. Book-A-Librarian appointments are available on a first-come, first-served basis and generally last 30-60 minutes. Registration is required. Call 918-549-7500 to reserve your time. For adults.

06/01/2016 (All day) to 06/30/2016 (All day)
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Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Mon, 06/06/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Mon, 06/13/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Mon, 06/20/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Mon, 06/27/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am

Audience: 
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

06/06/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Tue, 06/07/2016 -
10:30am to 10:50am
Tue, 06/14/2016 -
10:30am to 10:50am
Tue, 06/21/2016 -
10:30am to 10:50am
Tue, 06/28/2016 -
10:30am to 10:50am

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
06/07/2016 -
10:30am to 10:50am
 
 
American Indian Dances and Storytelling With Mike and Lisa Pahsetopah

American Indian Dances and Storytelling With Mike and Lisa Pahsetopah

Tue, 06/07/2016 -
1:00pm to 1:50pm
Tue, 06/07/2016 -
2:00pm to 2:50pm

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

American Indian Dances and Storytelling With Mike and Lisa Pahsetopah

Listen to traditional storytelling and see spectacular dances, including women’s dance styles such as buckskin, Southern cloth, jingle and fancy shawl.

For ages 5-12

Special Instructions: 
Seating is limited
06/07/2016 -
1:00pm to 1:50pm
 
 
American Indian Dances and Storytelling With Mike and Lisa Pahsetopah

American Indian Dances and Storytelling With Mike and Lisa Pahsetopah

Tue, 06/07/2016 -
1:00pm to 1:50pm
Tue, 06/07/2016 -
2:00pm to 2:50pm

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

American Indian Dances and Storytelling With Mike and Lisa Pahsetopah

Listen to traditional storytelling and see spectacular dances, including women’s dance styles such as buckskin, Southern cloth, jingle and fancy shawl.

For ages 5-12

Special Instructions: 
Seating is limited
06/07/2016 -
2:00pm to 2:50pm
 
 
Open Book Discussion

Open Book Discussion

Tue, 06/07/2016 -
6:30pm to 7:45pm

Audience: 
Adults

"Lydia is dead. But they don't know this yet." So begins the riveting debut novel "Everything I Never Told You" by Celeste Ng. Join us for a lively discussion of this title that was named a Best Book of the Year by NPR, Booklist, Shelf Awareness, Book Riot and Buzzfeed. Copies are available for checkout at the Broken Arrow Library. For adults.

Special Instructions: 
Participants should read the book prior to the program

Links:

06/07/2016 -
6:30pm to 7:45pm
 
 
PAWS for Reading

PAWS for Reading

Wed, 06/08/2016 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Wed, 07/13/2016 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

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

PAWS for Reading

Registered therapy dogs are excellent listeners. Kids are invited to read their favorite books to a furry, four-pawed friend. Each reader will receive a free book provided by the Tulsa Library Trust.

For ages 5-12

Special Instructions: 
Registration is required
Class size is limited
Call 918-549-7500 to register.
06/08/2016 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
 
 
 
 
Stay and Play Storytime

Stay and Play Storytime

Thu, 06/02/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 06/09/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 06/16/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 06/23/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 06/30/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am

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 1-5.

06/09/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
 
Mardi Gras Mosaics

Mardi Gras Mosaics

Thu, 06/09/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

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

Mardi Gras Mosaics

Artist Michael Parrish will supply the beads; you supply the creativity! Limited to 20 participants.

For ages 10-18.

06/09/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
 
 
 
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Book-A-Librarian

Book-A-Librarian

Tue, 03/01/2016 (All day) to Thu, 03/31/2016 (All day)
Fri, 04/01/2016 (All day) to Sat, 04/30/2016 (All day)
Mon, 05/02/2016 (All day) to Tue, 05/31/2016 (All day)
Wed, 06/01/2016 (All day) to Thu, 06/30/2016 (All day)
Fri, 07/01/2016 (All day) to Sat, 07/30/2016 (All day)

Audience: 
Adults

Need individualized instruction on a library product or service? Whether you need to learn how to download eBooks or improve your job skills, we are here to help. Book-A-Librarian appointments are available on a first-come, first-served basis and generally last 30-60 minutes. Registration is required. Call 918-549-7500 to reserve your time. For adults.

06/01/2016 (All day) to 06/30/2016 (All day)
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Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Mon, 06/06/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Mon, 06/13/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Mon, 06/20/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Mon, 06/27/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am

Audience: 
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

06/13/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Tue, 06/07/2016 -
10:30am to 10:50am
Tue, 06/14/2016 -
10:30am to 10:50am
Tue, 06/21/2016 -
10:30am to 10:50am
Tue, 06/28/2016 -
10:30am to 10:50am

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
06/14/2016 -
10:30am to 10:50am
 
 
Lucky Diaz and The Family Jam Band

Lucky Diaz and The Family Jam Band

Tue, 06/14/2016 -
1:00pm to 1:50pm
Tue, 06/14/2016 -
2:00pm to 2:50pm

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

Lucky Diaz and The Family Jam Band

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.

Special Instructions: 
Seating is limited
06/14/2016 -
1:00pm to 1:50pm
 
 
Lucky Diaz and The Family Jam Band

Lucky Diaz and The Family Jam Band

Tue, 06/14/2016 -
1:00pm to 1:50pm
Tue, 06/14/2016 -
2:00pm to 2:50pm

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

Lucky Diaz and The Family Jam Band

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.

Special Instructions: 
Seating is limited
06/14/2016 -
2:00pm to 2:50pm
 
 
 
 
 
Stay and Play Storytime

Stay and Play Storytime

Thu, 06/02/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 06/09/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 06/16/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 06/23/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 06/30/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am

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 1-5.

06/16/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
 
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Book-A-Librarian

Book-A-Librarian

Tue, 03/01/2016 (All day) to Thu, 03/31/2016 (All day)
Fri, 04/01/2016 (All day) to Sat, 04/30/2016 (All day)
Mon, 05/02/2016 (All day) to Tue, 05/31/2016 (All day)
Wed, 06/01/2016 (All day) to Thu, 06/30/2016 (All day)
Fri, 07/01/2016 (All day) to Sat, 07/30/2016 (All day)

Audience: 
Adults

Need individualized instruction on a library product or service? Whether you need to learn how to download eBooks or improve your job skills, we are here to help. Book-A-Librarian appointments are available on a first-come, first-served basis and generally last 30-60 minutes. Registration is required. Call 918-549-7500 to reserve your time. For adults.

06/01/2016 (All day) to 06/30/2016 (All day)
»
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Mon, 06/06/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Mon, 06/13/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Mon, 06/20/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Mon, 06/27/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am

Audience: 
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

06/20/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Tue, 06/07/2016 -
10:30am to 10:50am
Tue, 06/14/2016 -
10:30am to 10:50am
Tue, 06/21/2016 -
10:30am to 10:50am
Tue, 06/28/2016 -
10:30am to 10:50am

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
06/21/2016 -
10:30am to 10:50am
 
 
The Boogers Are Back!

The Boogers Are Back!

Tue, 06/21/2016 -
1:00pm to 1:50pm
Tue, 06/21/2016 -
2:00pm to 2:50pm

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

The Boogers Are Back!

The world’s “most dangerous” rock band for kids, The Boogers was created by Dr. Paul Crowe, who has a doctorate in developmental psychology and 20 years of experience playing clubs as a punk rocker opening for the Ramones.

For ages 5-12.

Special Instructions: 
Seating is limited
06/21/2016 -
1:00pm to 1:50pm
 
 
The Boogers Are Back!

The Boogers Are Back!

Tue, 06/21/2016 -
1:00pm to 1:50pm
Tue, 06/21/2016 -
2:00pm to 2:50pm

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

The Boogers Are Back!

The world’s “most dangerous” rock band for kids, The Boogers was created by Dr. Paul Crowe, who has a doctorate in developmental psychology and 20 years of experience playing clubs as a punk rocker opening for the Ramones.

For ages 5-12.

Special Instructions: 
Seating is limited
06/21/2016 -
2:00pm to 2:50pm
 
 
 
 
 
Stay and Play Storytime

Stay and Play Storytime

Thu, 06/02/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 06/09/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 06/16/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 06/23/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 06/30/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am

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 1-5.

06/23/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
BATAB Presents Quidditch Practice

BATAB Presents Quidditch Practice

Thu, 06/23/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

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

Do you suffer from Quinsomnia (the inability to fall asleep due to Quidditch-related thoughts racing through the head)? Sweep it out of your system by joining us for Quidditch practice! We'll practice scoring with the quaffle, chasing down the snitch and beating back bludgers. Wear comfortable clothing. All equipment will be provided. For ages 13-18.

06/23/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
 
 
 
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Book-A-Librarian

Book-A-Librarian

Tue, 03/01/2016 (All day) to Thu, 03/31/2016 (All day)
Fri, 04/01/2016 (All day) to Sat, 04/30/2016 (All day)
Mon, 05/02/2016 (All day) to Tue, 05/31/2016 (All day)
Wed, 06/01/2016 (All day) to Thu, 06/30/2016 (All day)
Fri, 07/01/2016 (All day) to Sat, 07/30/2016 (All day)

Audience: 
Adults

Need individualized instruction on a library product or service? Whether you need to learn how to download eBooks or improve your job skills, we are here to help. Book-A-Librarian appointments are available on a first-come, first-served basis and generally last 30-60 minutes. Registration is required. Call 918-549-7500 to reserve your time. For adults.

06/01/2016 (All day) to 06/30/2016 (All day)
 
 
 
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Mon, 06/06/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Mon, 06/13/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Mon, 06/20/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Mon, 06/27/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am

Audience: 
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

06/27/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Tue, 06/07/2016 -
10:30am to 10:50am
Tue, 06/14/2016 -
10:30am to 10:50am
Tue, 06/21/2016 -
10:30am to 10:50am
Tue, 06/28/2016 -
10:30am to 10:50am

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
06/28/2016 -
10:30am to 10:50am
 
 
Elementary, My Dear Book Club: Sports Edition

Elementary, My Dear Book Club: Sports Edition

Tue, 06/28/2016 -
2:00pm to 2:50pm

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

Read a sports book of your choosing, and then join us for a fun discussion and activities. Parents are welcome. For ages 5-12.

06/28/2016 -
2:00pm to 2:50pm
 
 
 
 
 
Stay and Play Storytime

Stay and Play Storytime

Thu, 06/02/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 06/09/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 06/16/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 06/23/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 06/30/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am

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 1-5.

06/30/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
 
Weather Whys

Weather Whys

Thu, 06/30/2016 -
1:00pm to 1:45pm

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

Do you have some "whys" about the weather? Why do clouds form? Why does thunder sound so loud? Why do tornadoes form? KJRH 2 Works for You Chief Meteorologist Brett Anthony will explain the "whys" with a series of experiments. For ages 5-11.

06/30/2016 -
1:00pm to 1:45pm