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Book-A-Librarian

Book-A-Librarian

Fri, 05/01/2015 (All day) to Sat, 05/30/2015 (All day)

Audience: 
Adults

Need individualized instruction on a library service or product? Whether you want to learn how to download digital content 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. Call 918-549-7500 to reserve your time.

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9am
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Tue, 05/05/2015 - 9:30am to 9:50am
Tue, 05/12/2015 - 9:30am to 9:50am
Tue, 05/19/2015 - 9:30am to 9:50am
Tue, 05/26/2015 - 9:30am to 9:50am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers

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.

05/05/2015 - 9:30am to 9:50am
 
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 9:30am to 9:50am
Wed, 05/13/2015 - 9:30am to 9:50am
Wed, 05/20/2015 - 9:30am to 9:50am
Wed, 05/27/2015 - 9:30am to 9:50am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers

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
05/06/2015 - 9:30am to 9:50am
 
 
Computers for Seniors

Computers for Seniors

Thu, 05/07/2015 - 9:30am to 11:30am

Audience: 
Adults

Thursdays, May 7, 14, 21, 28 ● 9:30-11:30 a.m. Do your computer skills need an upgrade? Designed for people ages 55 and 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! May 7, "Hardware Boot Camp"; May 14, "Internet Basics"; May 21, "Fun With Files; and May 28, "Email 101." Registration is required. Call 918-549-7550 to register.

05/07/2015 - 9:30am to 11:30am
 
 
MS Excel 1

MS Excel 1

Sat, 05/09/2015 - 9:30am to 11:30am

Audience: 
Adults

MS Excel 1

This class shows how to create formulas, use automatic fill and change basic formatting. You should take MS Word 2 and have some experience using a mouse prior to taking this class.

Special Instructions: 
Class is limited to 18 on a first-come, first-served basis
05/09/2015 - 9:30am to 11:30am
 
10am
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Tue, 05/05/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Tue, 05/12/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Tue, 05/19/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Tue, 05/26/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Audience: 
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool

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.

05/05/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
 
 
 
Stories From the Rocking Chair

Stories From the Rocking Chair

Tue, 05/05/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tue, 05/12/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tue, 05/19/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tue, 05/26/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am

Audience: 
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool

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

05/05/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
 
 
Stay and Play

Stay and Play

Tue, 05/05/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tue, 05/12/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tue, 05/19/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tue, 05/26/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool

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.

05/05/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
 
 
Preschool Storytime: Cinco de Mayo

Preschool Storytime: Cinco de Mayo

Tue, 05/05/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool

For ages 5 and younger with their caregivers.

05/05/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
 
 
 
Preschool Stay and Play Storytime

Preschool Stay and Play Storytime

Tue, 05/05/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Tue, 05/12/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Tue, 05/19/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Tue, 05/26/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Audience: 
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool

Enjoy storytime and then join us for games, toys and activities that foster critical early literacy skills. For ages 6 and younger with their caregivers.

05/05/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
 
 
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 10:00am to 10:20am
Wed, 05/13/2015 - 10:00am to 10:20am
Wed, 05/20/2015 - 10:00am to 10:20am
Wed, 05/27/2015 - 10:00am to 10:20am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool

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.

05/06/2015 - 10:00am to 10:20am
 
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Wed, 05/13/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Wed, 05/20/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Wed, 05/27/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Audience: 
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool

Preschool Storytime

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

05/06/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
 
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 10:00am to 10:15am
Wed, 05/13/2015 - 10:00am to 10:15am
Wed, 05/20/2015 - 10:00am to 10:15am
Wed, 05/27/2015 - 10:00am to 10:15am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers

Special Instructions: 
For newborns to 2-year-olds and their caregivers
05/06/2015 - 10:00am to 10:15am
 
 
 
 
PAWS for Reading With Miss Marley

PAWS for Reading With Miss Marley

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am
Wed, 05/13/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am
Wed, 05/20/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am
Wed, 05/27/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am

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

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

05/06/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am
 
 
Bilingual Storytime

Bilingual Storytime

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am
Wed, 05/13/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am
Wed, 05/20/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am
Wed, 05/27/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am

Audience: 
Children - Preschool
Language: 
English / Spanish

Bilingual Storytime/Cuentos Bilingües

Enjoy stories, songs and activities in English and Spanish. 

Cuentos, canciones y actividades en inglés y español.

 

 

 

For ages 5 and younger.

05/06/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am
 
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 10:15am to 10:45am
Wed, 05/13/2015 - 10:15am to 10:45am
Wed, 05/20/2015 - 10:15am to 10:45am

Audience: 
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool

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.

05/06/2015 - 10:15am to 10:45am
 
 
 
 
Ms.Tatiana's Family Storytime

Ms.Tatiana's Family Storytime

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Wed, 05/13/2015 - 10:30am to 11:15am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool

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 4 and younger with their caregivers.

05/06/2015 - 10:30am to 11:15am
 
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 05/13/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 05/20/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 05/27/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am

Audience: 
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool

For ages 3-5. Themes are: May 6, "All About Mommy"; May 13, "Birds"; May 20, "Clouds"; and May 27, "Stars."

05/06/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
 
 
Stay and Play Storytime

Stay and Play Storytime

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 10:30am to 10:50am
Wed, 05/13/2015 - 10:30am to 10:50am
Wed, 05/20/2015 - 10:30am to 10:50am
Wed, 05/27/2015 - 10:30am to 10:50am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool

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 newborns to 2-year-olds and their caregivers.

05/06/2015 - 10:30am to 10:50am
 
 
 
Stay and Play Storytime

Stay and Play Storytime

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Wed, 05/13/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Wed, 05/20/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Audience: 
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool

Enjoy stories, rhymes and songs, and then stay after for toys and activities that foster critical early literacy skills. For ages 5 and younger with their caregivers.

05/06/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
 
 
 
 
Stay and Play

Stay and Play

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 05/13/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 05/20/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 05/27/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool

Stay and Play

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 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.

05/06/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Thu, 05/07/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Thu, 05/14/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Thu, 05/21/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Thu, 05/28/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am

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

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 newborns to 2-year-olds and their caregivers.

05/07/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
 
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Thu, 05/07/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Thu, 05/14/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Thu, 05/21/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Thu, 05/28/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am

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

For toddlers and preschoolers, playing is learning! Enjoy storytime and then stay after for games, toys and activities that foster critical early literacy skills. For ages 2-5 and their caregivers.

05/07/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
 
 
 
 
 
Storytime With Mrs. Cindy

Storytime With Mrs. Cindy

Thu, 05/07/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 05/14/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 05/21/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am

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

Come and share in reading adventures, fun and songs. For ages 7 and younger.

05/07/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
 
 
Preschool Storytime: Mother's Day Party

Preschool Storytime: Mother's Day Party

Thu, 05/07/2015 - 10:30am to 11:15am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool

You may bring treats to share. For ages 5 and younger with an adult.

05/07/2015 - 10:30am to 11:15am
 
 
Build-a-Reader Storytime

Build-a-Reader Storytime

Thu, 05/07/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 05/14/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 05/21/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 05/28/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am

Audience: 
Children - Toddlers

Explore the world of reading in a fun and engaging atmosphere. For ages 2-4 and their caregivers.

05/07/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
 
11am
 
 
Musical Storytime

Musical Storytime

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 11:30am to 12:00pm
Mon, 05/11/2015 - 11:30am to 12:00pm
Mon, 05/18/2015 - 11:30am to 12:00pm

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers

Sing, dance, and play with bells, shakers and scarves! Caregivers and children will get moving in this active storytime with a musical flair. For ages 4 and younger.

05/04/2015 - 11:30am to 12:00pm
 
 
 
 
Family Storytime

Family Storytime

Tue, 05/05/2015 - 11:00am to 11:30am
Tue, 05/12/2015 - 11:00am to 11:30am
Tue, 05/19/2015 - 11:00am to 11:30am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool

Enjoy stories, finger plays and songs. For ages 5 and younger and their families.

05/05/2015 - 11:00am to 11:30am
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 11:00am to 11:20am

Audience: 
Children - Infants

Event is being held at:
Brookside Library
1207 E 45 PL TULSA , OK 74105

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
05/06/2015 - 11:00am to 11:20am
 
 
 
 
Storytime With Miss Brittany

Storytime With Miss Brittany

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 11:00am to 11:30am
Wed, 05/13/2015 - 11:00am to 11:30am
Wed, 05/20/2015 - 11:00am to 11:30am
Wed, 05/27/2015 - 11:00am to 11:30am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool

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

05/06/2015 - 11:00am to 11:30am
 
12pm
 
Great Decisions: "Human Trafficking in the 21st Century"

Great Decisions: "Human Trafficking in the 21st Century"

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 12:30pm to 2:30pm

Audience: 
Adults

Great Decisions is America's largest discussion program on world affairs. Join other adults in a lively discussion analyzing current issues and their historical precedents.

05/06/2015 - 12:30pm to 2:30pm
 
1pm
 
All Thumbs Knitters

All Thumbs Knitters

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Wed, 05/20/2015 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Audience: 
Adults

All levels of knitting expertise are welcome to join us for this fun and instructional afternoon. For adults.

05/06/2015 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
 
 
Really Basic Computer Class

Really Basic Computer Class

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 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
05/06/2015 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
 
 
Reel Fun for Grownups

Reel Fun for Grownups

Thu, 05/07/2015 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Audience: 
Adults

Enjoy a movie and some popcorn, because grownups like to have fun, too!

Brought to you by
Friends of the Tulsa City-County Libraries
05/07/2015 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
 
 
 
PAWS for Reading

PAWS for Reading

Sat, 05/09/2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Audience: 
Children - Elementary School
Children - Tweens

Registered therapy dogs are excellent listeners. Kids ages 5-12 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.

05/09/2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
 
 
Hardesty Teen Manga/Anime Club

Hardesty Teen Manga/Anime Club

Sat, 05/09/2015 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Audience: 
Teens

Discuss your favorite manga characters and books, make a manga craft and enjoy snacks. For ages 12-18.

05/09/2015 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
 
2pm
 
 
 
Cinco de Mayo Crafts

Cinco de Mayo Crafts

Tue, 05/05/2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Audience: 
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool
Children - Elementary School
Language: 
English / Spanish

This is a come-and-go event for ages 3-12.

Special Instructions: 
An adult must accompany children under age 6
Brought to you by
Tulsa Library Trust
05/05/2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
 
 
Homeschool Storytime

Homeschool Storytime

Tue, 05/05/2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Audience: 
Children - Elementary School

Join us as we read stories and make a craft. For ages 6-10.

05/05/2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
 
 
Family Fun Friday

Family Fun Friday

Fri, 05/08/2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Audience: 
All Ages

Enjoy stories, crafts, games, science activities and demonstrations, and fun for all ages.

05/08/2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
 
 
PAWS for Reading

PAWS for Reading

Sat, 05/09/2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Audience: 
Children - Elementary School

Registered therapy dogs are excellent listeners. Kids ages 5-10 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.

05/09/2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
 
3pm
 
Make a Bracelet!

Make a Bracelet!

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Audience: 
Teens

Learn to make a two-strand beaded bracelet with Amy and friends. For ages 10-18.

Special Instructions: 
Seating is limited
05/06/2015 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
 
 
PAWS for Reading

PAWS for Reading

Thu, 05/07/2015 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Audience: 
Children - Elementary School

Registered therapy dogs are excellent listeners. Kids ages 5-10 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.

05/07/2015 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
 
 
Teen Watch the Book

Teen Watch the Book

Thu, 05/07/2015 - 3:45pm to 5:30pm

Audience: 
Teens

You know the story, now see it happen. Grab a bag of popcorn, take a seat and watch one of your favorite YA books on film.

Brought to you by
Friends of the Tulsa City-County Libraries
05/07/2015 - 3:45pm to 5:30pm
 
4pm
 
 
J-TAG Book Club

J-TAG Book Club

Tue, 05/05/2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Audience: 
Children - Tweens
Teens

Join us as we discuss a great read. Snacks will be provided. Call 918-549-7570 for book title. For ages 10-18.

05/05/2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
 
 
 
Creative Writing Class

Creative Writing Class

Tue, 05/05/2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Audience: 
Children - Tweens
Teens

Gather writing tips from a professional teacher with years of experience. Use your new skills to enter the Young People’s Creative Writing Contest. We'll have discussion, exercises, hot tea and books for checkout. For ages 10-18.

05/05/2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
 
 
Teen Time

Teen Time

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Wed, 05/20/2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Room: 
Audience: 
Children - Tweens

Sharpen your skills on our Wii console and help Mario take over the world! For ages 10-18.

05/06/2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
 
5pm
 
3-D Printer Orientation

3-D Printer Orientation

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 5:30pm to 6:00pm
Sat, 05/16/2015 - 2:00pm to 2:30pm

Audience: 
All Ages

Join us for a MakerBot and Ultimaker 3-D printer demonstration and orientation to 3-D printing. For all ages.

05/04/2015 - 5:30pm to 6:00pm
 
 
Mother-Daughter Book Club

Mother-Daughter Book Club

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Audience: 
Children - Tweens

Read a book together and then join us for this fun discussion. For mothers and daughters ages 8-12. Registration is required. Call 918-549-7624 to register and for book title.

05/06/2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
 
6pm
 
 
 
The Craft Connection

The Craft Connection

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool

Get crafty at the library! There will be a craft project with supplies included, or you can bring your own work-in-progress to show off. We’ll work together, talk about techniques, browse craft books and inspire each other to try new crafts while we listen to music and sip tea. For ages 10-16.

05/04/2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
 
 
 
 
Kites, Flights and an Oklahoma Hero!

Kites, Flights and an Oklahoma Hero!

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Audience: 
Children - Elementary School
Children - Tweens
Teens

In celebration of the City Wide Kite Festival on May 4-9, enjoy a multimedia presentation about J. Herman Banning, the first African-American to receive a pilot’s license and to successfully fly across the U.S. Find out how he became an aviation pioneer and Oklahoma hero even though no flight school would accept him. You’ll be inspired and will receive a kite to try your own flight tests. This program also will be offered on May 6 from 6-7 p.m. at the Rudisill Regional Library, 1520 N. Hartford. Sponsored by the Tulsa Regional STEM Alliance and Flight Night, this program is one of many citywide opportunities to learn about aerospace at the end of a string.

05/04/2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
 
 
 
PAWS for Reading

PAWS for Reading

Tue, 05/05/2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Audience: 
Children - Elementary School
Children - Tweens

Registered therapy dogs are excellent listeners. Kids ages 7-12 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.

Special Instructions: 
Class size is limited
05/05/2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
 
 
MS Word 1

MS Word 1

Tue, 05/05/2015 - 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
05/05/2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
 
 
Open Book Discussion Group

Open Book Discussion Group

Tue, 05/05/2015 - 6:30pm to 7:45pm

Audience: 
Adults

Join us as we discuss "A Wizard of Earthsea" by Ursula LeGuin, which is the book for Northeastern State University's "The Big Read" program. Copies of the book are available at the desk at the Broken Arrow Library. For adults.

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

Links:

05/05/2015 - 6:30pm to 7:45pm
 
 
 
 
Kites, Flights and an Oklahoma Hero!

Kites, Flights and an Oklahoma Hero!

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Audience: 
Children - Elementary School
Children - Tweens
Teens

In celebration of the City Wide Kite Festival on May 4-9, enjoy a multimedia presentation about J. Herman Banning, the first African-American to receive a pilot’s license and to successfully fly across the U.S. Find out how he became an aviation pioneer and Oklahoma hero even though no flight school would accept him. You’ll be inspired and will receive a kite to try your own flight tests. Sponsored by the Tulsa Regional STEM Alliance and Flight Night, this program is one of many citywide opportunities to learn about aerospace at the end of a string. For ages 8 and older.

05/06/2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
 
 
Minecraft Gaming

Minecraft Gaming

Thu, 05/07/2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Audience: 
Teens

Put your imagination to the test building your own world in the popular game Minecraft. For ages 12-18.

05/07/2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
 
 
Simple Steps for Starting Your Business: Start-Up Basics

Simple Steps for Starting Your Business: Start-Up Basics

Thu, 05/07/2015 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Room: 
Audience: 
Adults

Want to start a business? Get the help you need with SCORE experts. Learn the essentials of business start-ups, get action steps for your 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.

05/07/2015 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
 
7pm
 
Performance: Imani Winds

Performance: Imani Winds

Thu, 05/07/2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Audience: 
All Ages

More than North America’s premier wind quintet (flute, oboe, clarinet, horn and bassoon), Imani Winds has established itself as one of the most successful chamber music ensembles in the United States. Since 1997, the Grammy-nominated quintet has taken a unique path, carving out a distinct presence in the classical music world with its dynamic playing, culturally poignant programming, adventurous collaborations and inspirational outreach programs. With two member composers and a deep commitment to commissioning new work, the group is enriching the traditional wind quintet repertoire while meaningfully bridging European, American, African and Latin American traditions. Sponsored by Chamber Music Tulsa and Friends of the Rudisill Regional Library. For all ages.

05/07/2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm