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Week of July 24, 2016

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Book-A-Librarian

Book-A-Librarian

Fri, 07/01/2016 (All day) to Sat, 07/30/2016 (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.

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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.

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Book-A-Librarian

Book-A-Librarian

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)
Mon, 08/01/2016 (All day) to Wed, 08/31/2016 (All day)
Thu, 09/01/2016 (All day) to Fri, 09/30/2016 (All day)
Sat, 10/01/2016 (All day) to Mon, 10/31/2016 (All day)

Audience: 
Adults

Need individualized instruction on a library service? Whether you want to learn to download eBooks or improve your job skills, we are here to help. Appointments are available on a first-come, first-served basis and last 30-60 minutes. Registration is required. Call 918-549-7507 to Book-A-Librarian.

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Book-A-Librarian

Book-A-Librarian

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. Call 918-549-7631 to reserve your time.

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9am
 
Email 101

Email 101

Wed, 07/27/2016 -
9:30am to 11:00am

Audience: 
Adults

Email 101

This class teaches you how to set up a free account and use it to send and receive email. You should take an Internet @ the Library class or have a familiarity with the basic functions of navigating the Internet prior to taking this class.

Special Instructions: 
Registration is required
Class is limited to 12 on a first-come, first-served basis
Call 918-549-7645 to register.
07/27/2016 -
9:30am to 11:00am
 
 
Touch-A-Truck

Touch-A-Truck

Fri, 07/29/2016 -
9:00am to 11:00am

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

On your mark, get set ... let's go and check out some of the awesome rides that are used in our community! Touch-A-Truck is a one-of-a-kind experience for children of all ages to see large or unique vehicles up close. Children can visit with truck owners, see the lights flash and hear the horns honk on vehicles they see every day.

07/29/2016 -
9:00am to 11:00am
 
10am
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Mon, 07/11/2016 -
10:00am to 10:20am
Mon, 07/18/2016 -
10:00am to 10:20am
Mon, 07/25/2016 -
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
07/25/2016 -
10:00am to 10:20am
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Mon, 07/11/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Mon, 07/18/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Mon, 07/25/2016 -
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.

07/25/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
 
 
Summertime Stories!

Summertime Stories!

Tue, 07/05/2016 -
10:00am to 11:20am
Tue, 07/12/2016 -
10:00am to 11:20am
Tue, 07/19/2016 -
10:00am to 11:20am
Tue, 07/26/2016 -
10:00am to 11:20am

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

Songs! Dances! Stories! Fun! Featuring singing and dancing for babies and toddlers from 10-10:20 a.m. and a sit-down storytime for preschoolers from 10:30-11:20 a.m. All ages are welcome to come for as long as they wish!

07/26/2016 -
10:00am to 11:20am
 
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Tue, 07/12/2016 -
10:00am to 10:25am
Wed, 07/13/2016 -
10:00am to 10:25am
Tue, 07/19/2016 -
10:00am to 10:25am
Wed, 07/20/2016 -
10:00am to 10:25am
Tue, 07/26/2016 -
10:00am to 10:25am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers
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
07/26/2016 -
10:00am to 10:25am
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Tue, 07/05/2016 -
10:00am to 10:20am
Tue, 07/12/2016 -
10:00am to 10:20am
Tue, 07/19/2016 -
10:00am to 10:20am
Tue, 07/26/2016 -
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
07/26/2016 -
10:00am to 10:20am
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Tue, 07/12/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 07/13/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Tue, 07/19/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 07/20/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Tue, 07/26/2016 -
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.

07/26/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
Gold Medal Storytime/Preschool Talent Show

Gold Medal Storytime/Preschool Talent Show

Tue, 07/26/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am

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

After our usual storytime, stay for a special Preschool Talent Show. Sing a song, count to 10, show off your dancing skills! For ages 3-5.

07/26/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
 
Stories From the Rocking Chair

Stories From the Rocking Chair

Tue, 07/05/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Tue, 07/12/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Tue, 07/19/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Tue, 07/26/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am

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.

07/26/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Tue, 07/05/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Tue, 07/12/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Tue, 07/19/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Tue, 07/26/2016 -
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.

07/26/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
 
 
 
Mr. Adam's Stay-and-Play Storytime

Mr. Adam's Stay-and-Play Storytime

Tue, 07/12/2016 -
10:30am to 11:30am
Tue, 07/19/2016 -
10:30am to 11:30am
Tue, 07/26/2016 -
10:30am to 11:30am

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

For children of all ages, playing is learning! Enjoy storytime and then stay after for toys and activities that foster critical early literacy skills. For newborns to 8-year-olds and their caregivers.

Special Instructions: 
Child-care groups, please call before attending. Seating is limited so we may refer you to another library
07/26/2016 -
10:30am to 11:30am
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Tue, 07/12/2016 -
10:30am to 10:50am
Tue, 07/19/2016 -
10:30am to 10:50am
Tue, 07/26/2016 -
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
07/26/2016 -
10:30am to 10:50am
 
 
 
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Wed, 07/06/2016 -
10:00am to 10:20am
Wed, 07/13/2016 -
10:00am to 10:20am
Wed, 07/20/2016 -
10:00am to 10:20am
Wed, 07/27/2016 -
10:00am to 10:20am

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.

07/27/2016 -
10:00am to 10:20am
 
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Wed, 07/06/2016 -
10:00am to 10:20am
Wed, 07/13/2016 -
10:00am to 10:20am
Wed, 07/20/2016 -
10:00am to 10:20am
Wed, 07/27/2016 -
10:00am to 10:20am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers
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
07/27/2016 -
10:00am to 10:20am
 
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Wed, 07/27/2016 -
10:00am to 10:25am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers
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
07/27/2016 -
10:00am to 10:25am
 
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Wed, 07/06/2016 -
10:15am to 10:45am
Wed, 07/13/2016 -
10:15am to 10:45am
Wed, 07/20/2016 -
10:15am to 10:45am
Wed, 07/27/2016 -
10:15am to 10:45am

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 2-5

07/27/2016 -
10:15am to 10:45am
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Wed, 07/27/2016 -
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.

07/27/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Wed, 07/06/2016 -
10:30am to 10:50am
Wed, 07/13/2016 -
10:30am to 10:50am
Wed, 07/20/2016 -
10:30am to 10:50am
Wed, 07/27/2016 -
10:30am to 10:50am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers
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
07/27/2016 -
10:30am to 10:50am
 
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Wed, 07/06/2016 -
10:30am to 11:30am
Wed, 07/13/2016 -
10:30am to 11:30am
Wed, 07/20/2016 -
10:30am to 11:30am
Wed, 07/27/2016 -
10:30am to 11:30am

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 2-5.

07/27/2016 -
10:30am to 11:30am
 
 
 
 
Stay and Play Storytime

Stay and Play Storytime

Wed, 07/06/2016 -
10:30am to 11:30am
Wed, 07/13/2016 -
10:30am to 11:30am
Wed, 07/20/2016 -
10:30am to 11:30am
Wed, 07/27/2016 -
10:30am to 11:30am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
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.

07/27/2016 -
10:30am to 11:30am
 
 
 
 
Storytime

Storytime

Wed, 07/06/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 07/13/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 07/20/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 07/27/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am

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

For ages 3-10.

07/27/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Wed, 07/06/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 07/13/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 07/20/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 07/27/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool
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
07/27/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
Baseball Storytime: Hit a Home Run ... READ!

Baseball Storytime: Hit a Home Run ... READ!

Thu, 07/28/2016 -
10:15am to 10:45am

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

Take me out to the ballgame! Join us for books, music, movement and more for all ages.

07/28/2016 -
10:15am to 10:45am
 
 
 
 
Stay and Play Storytime

Stay and Play Storytime

Thu, 07/14/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 07/21/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 07/28/2016 -
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

07/28/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
 
 
Mrs. Cindy's Storytime

Mrs. Cindy's Storytime

Thu, 06/30/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 07/07/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 07/14/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 07/21/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 07/28/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am

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

Join Mrs. Cindy for adventures in reading, singing, rhymes, finger plays and fun. For ages 7 and younger.

07/28/2016 -
10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
 
 
Miss Connie's Storytime

Miss Connie's Storytime

Thu, 07/07/2016 -
10:30am to 11:15am
Thu, 07/14/2016 -
10:30am to 11:15am
Thu, 07/21/2016 -
10:30am to 11:15am
Thu, 07/28/2016 -
10:30am to 11:15am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
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 5 and younger with an adult.

Special Instructions: 
Child-care groups, please call before attending. Seating is limited so we may refer you to another library
07/28/2016 -
10:30am to 11:15am
 
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Thu, 07/07/2016 -
10:30am to 11:30am
Thu, 07/14/2016 -
10:30am to 11:30am
Thu, 07/21/2016 -
10:30am to 11:30am
Thu, 07/28/2016 -
10:30am to 11:30am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers
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.

Special Instructions: 
For newborns to 2-year-olds and their caregivers
07/28/2016 -
10:30am to 11:30am
 
11am
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Mon, 07/11/2016 -
11:00am to 11:30am
Mon, 07/18/2016 -
11:00am to 11:30am
Mon, 07/25/2016 -
11:00am to 11:30am

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.

07/25/2016 -
11:00am to 11:30am
 
 
Bilingual Storytime/Cuentos Bilingües

Bilingual Storytime/Cuentos Bilingües

Tue, 07/12/2016 -
11:00am to 11:45am
Tue, 07/19/2016 -
11:00am to 11:45am
Tue, 07/26/2016 -
11:00am to 11:45am

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

Enjoy stories, songs, and activities in English and Spanish. For ages 0-5./Cuentos, canciónes, y actividades en inglés y español. Para las edades 0-5.

07/26/2016 -
11:00am to 11:45am
 
 
 
 
Stay and Play

Stay and Play

Tue, 07/12/2016 -
11:00am to 11:30am
Wed, 07/13/2016 -
11:00am to 11:30am
Tue, 07/19/2016 -
11:00am to 11:30am
Wed, 07/20/2016 -
11:00am to 11:30am
Tue, 07/26/2016 -
11:00am to 11:30am

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

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 ages 5 and younger.

07/26/2016 -
11:00am to 11:30am
 
 
 
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Tue, 07/19/2016 -
11:00am to 11:20am
Tue, 07/26/2016 -
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.

07/26/2016 -
11:00am to 11:20am
 
 
 
 
Mystery Program

Mystery Program

Wed, 07/27/2016 -
11:00am to 12:00pm

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

What do you think we’ll do? Maybe you can find a clue … in the library! This program is geared toward older guests but all are welcome. For ages 5-18.

Special Instructions: 
Seating is limited
07/27/2016 -
11:00am to 12:00pm
 
 
 
 
Stay and Play

Stay and Play

Wed, 07/27/2016 -
11:00am to 11:30am

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

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 ages 5 and younger.

07/27/2016 -
11:00am to 11:30am
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Wed, 07/06/2016 -
11:00am to 11:20am
Wed, 07/13/2016 -
11:00am to 11:20am
Wed, 07/20/2016 -
11:00am to 11:20am
Wed, 07/27/2016 -
11:00am to 11:20am

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
07/27/2016 -
11:00am to 11:20am
 
 
Mr. Paul's Preschool Storytime

Mr. Paul's Preschool Storytime

Wed, 07/06/2016 -
11:00am to 11:30am
Wed, 07/13/2016 -
11:00am to 11:30am
Wed, 07/20/2016 -
11:00am to 11:30am
Wed, 07/27/2016 -
11:00am to 11:30am

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.

07/27/2016 -
11:00am to 11:30am
 
 
 
Skiatook Storytime

Skiatook Storytime

Wed, 07/06/2016 -
11:00am to 11:45am
Wed, 07/13/2016 -
11:00am to 11:45am
Wed, 07/20/2016 -
11:00am to 11:45am
Wed, 07/27/2016 -
11:00am to 11:45am

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 2-5.

07/27/2016 -
11:00am to 11:45am
 
12pm
 
Music Sandwiched In: Meredith Berzas

Music Sandwiched In: Meredith Berzas

Mon, 07/25/2016 -
12:00pm to 12:40pm

Audience: 
Adults
Systemwide Series: 
Adult Summer Reading Program

LOCATION: Oklahoma Methodist Manor, Fleming Center, 4134 E. 31st St. Listen to the soothing melodies of 15-year-old Tulsa Youth Symphony harpist Meredith Berzas, who has been studying the harp since the age of 10.

Brought to you by
Tulsa Library Trust
Friends of the Tulsa City-County Libraries
07/25/2016 -
12:00pm to 12:40pm
 
 
All Thumbs Knitters

All Thumbs Knitters

Wed, 07/06/2016 -
12:30pm to 2:30pm
Wed, 07/13/2016 -
12:30pm to 2:30pm
Wed, 07/20/2016 -
12:30pm to 2:30pm
Wed, 07/27/2016 -
12:30pm to 2:30pm

Audience: 
Adults

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

07/27/2016 -
12:30pm to 2:30pm
 
1pm
 
Testing Outrageous Family Stories

Testing Outrageous Family Stories

Sun, 07/24/2016 -
1:30pm to 4:00pm

Audience: 
Adults
Systemwide Series: 
Family History Month

Most all genealogists have heard undocumented outrageous family stories. Join professional genealogist Mark Lowe for this lighthearted look at some outrageous family stories. Using these examples, Lowe will share some strategies and suggestions that can be used to test the stories and determine their likely truths.

Brought to you by
Tulsa Library Trust
07/24/2016 -
1:30pm to 4:00pm
 
 
Martial Arts America

Martial Arts America

Mon, 07/25/2016 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm

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

Students from Martial Arts America will exhibit incredible feats of skill. For ages 5-11.

Brought to you by
Martial Arts America
07/25/2016 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm
 
 
 
PAWS for Reading

PAWS for Reading

Mon, 07/25/2016 -
1:30pm to 2:30pm

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.

Special Instructions: 
Registration is required
Call 918-549-7514 to register.
07/25/2016 -
1:30pm to 2:30pm
 
 
Summer Movies @ Circle Cinema

Summer Movies @ Circle Cinema

Tue, 07/05/2016 -
1:00pm to 2:45pm
Tue, 07/12/2016 -
1:00pm to 2:45pm
Tue, 07/19/2016 -
1:00pm to 2:45pm
Tue, 07/26/2016 -
1:00pm to 2:45pm

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

Event is being held at:
Circle Cinema
10 S. Lewis Tulsa , OK 74104

Enjoy a family-friendly movie and a treat at Circle Cinema. For all ages. Seating is limited. Call 918-549-7584 for movie titles. Sponsored by the Tulsa Library Trust, Circle Cinema and TrueBlue Neighbors.

07/26/2016 -
1:00pm to 2:45pm
 
 
 
 
Tulsa Children's Museum Presents Kaleidoscopes

Tulsa Children's Museum Presents Kaleidoscopes

Wed, 07/27/2016 -
1:30pm to 2:30pm

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

Tulsa Children's Museum Presents Kaleidoscopes

Students will explore how light waves interact and reflect. Students will build a working kaleidoscope from recyclable materials. Recommended for grades 1-3.

For ages 4-12.

07/27/2016 -
1:30pm to 2:30pm
 
 
Really Basic Computer Class

Really Basic Computer Class

Wed, 07/27/2016 -
1:30pm to 2:30pm

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
07/27/2016 -
1:30pm to 2:30pm
 
2pm
 
STEAM Workshop: Cubelets

STEAM Workshop: Cubelets

Mon, 07/25/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

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

Learn about robotics using Cubelets modular robots. For ages 10-14.

Special Instructions: 
Registration is required
Class size is limited
Call 918-549-7590 to register. Registration begins July 18.
07/25/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
 
 
STEAM Workshop: Cubelets

STEAM Workshop: Cubelets

Mon, 07/25/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

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

Learn about robotics using Cubelets modular robots. For ages 10-14.

Special Instructions: 
Registration is required
Class size is limited
Registration begins July 18. Call 918-549-7590 to register.
07/25/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
 
 
 
Intoduction to Yoga

Intoduction to Yoga

Mon, 07/25/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

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

Want to learn the basics of yoga? Leo DeAndrade will introduce youths ages 10-18 to the practice of yoga through basic yoga poses.

07/25/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
 
 
Summer Fun at the Library

Summer Fun at the Library

Wed, 07/20/2016 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Mon, 07/25/2016 -
2:30pm to 3:30pm

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

Make a fun craft. For ages 6-16.

07/25/2016 -
2:30pm to 3:30pm
 
 
Board Game Challenge

Board Game Challenge

Tue, 07/26/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

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

Enjoy playing board games? Bring your friends and test your game skills. For ages 12-18.

07/26/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
 
 
It's a Great Race!

It's a Great Race!

Tue, 07/26/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

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

Sprint to the finish line! This final Summer Reading Program event is sure to reward all who attend! For ages 5-12.

07/26/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
 
 
Steampunk Revisited

Steampunk Revisited

Tue, 07/26/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

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

You can choose to Steampunk a book with a secret hidey-hole or a tin to hide your treasures in. All materials will be supplied, so please call 981-549-7535 to register so we'll have enough supplies. For ages 10-18.

07/26/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
 
 
Elementary, My Dear Book Club: Mystery Edition

Elementary, My Dear Book Club: Mystery Edition

Tue, 07/26/2016 -
2:00pm to 2:50pm

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

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

07/26/2016 -
2:00pm to 2:50pm
 
 
 
Tulsa Children's Museum Presents Airmazing

Tulsa Children's Museum Presents Airmazing

Tue, 07/26/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

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

Tulsa Children's Museum Presents Airmazing

Students explore Newton’s Laws of Motion and air pressure by creating their own air cannons. Recommended for grades 1-3.

For ages 4-12.

07/26/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
 
 
 
Back To School Bugs!!!

Back To School Bugs!!!

Wed, 07/27/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

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

07/27/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
 
 
Adult Book Discussion

Adult Book Discussion

Wed, 07/27/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

Audience: 
Adults

Read "Sweet Salt Air" by Barbara Delinsky and then join us for a lively discussion. Light refreshments will be served.

07/27/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
 
 
Zentangle Ink Art

Zentangle Ink Art

Wed, 07/27/2016 -
2:30pm to 3:30pm

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

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

Learn to draw freehand tangle patterns. For ages 10-17.

Special Instructions: 
Registration is required
Seating is limited
Call 918-549-7507 to register.
07/27/2016 -
2:30pm to 3:30pm
 
 
 
Why Can't You Tickle Yourself? Body Science for Kids

Why Can't You Tickle Yourself? Body Science for Kids

Thu, 07/28/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

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

Can you lick your own elbow? Why do you run slower with your arms by your sides? Who has more bones – a baby or a grownup? Explore these and other body science questions through fun experiments and demonstrations! For ages 7-12.

07/28/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
 
 
 
Ready, Set ... Animate!

Ready, Set ... Animate!

Thu, 07/28/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:30pm

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

Make your own animated mini movie using LEGOS and the free Stop Motion Studio app. Use our iPads or download Stop Motion Studio to your device and bring it with you. For ages 10-18.

Links:

07/28/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:30pm
 
 
 
Tulsa Children's Museum Presents Slime

Tulsa Children's Museum Presents Slime

Thu, 07/28/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

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

Tulsa Children's Museum Presents Slime

Children will learn the states of matter and create a non-Newtonian substance (slime). They will explore the texture, elasticity and consistency of their slime by conducting a series of tests.

For ages 5-10.

07/28/2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
 
3pm
 
Chocolate Games

Chocolate Games

Mon, 07/25/2016 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

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

Join us for this delicious competition involving chocolate-inspired games! For ages 10-18.

07/25/2016 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm
 
 
Thai String Dolls: Gaming Edition

Thai String Dolls: Gaming Edition

Wed, 07/27/2016 -
3:00pm to 5:00pm

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

Teens will learn to make their favorite video game characters using the traditional craft of Thai string dolls.

07/27/2016 -
3:00pm to 5:00pm
 
 
3-D Printer Demonstration

3-D Printer Demonstration

Thu, 07/14/2016 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Sat, 07/23/2016 -
10:30am to 11:30am
Wed, 07/27/2016 -
3:30pm to 4:30pm

Audience: 
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.

07/27/2016 -
3:30pm to 4:30pm
 
 
PAWS for Reading

PAWS for Reading

Wed, 07/13/2016 -
3:30pm to 5:00pm
Wed, 07/27/2016 -
3:30pm 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
Call 918-549-7542 to register.
07/27/2016 -
3:30pm to 5:00pm
 
4pm
 
 
American Indian Dances and Storytelling With Mike and Lisa Pahsetopah

American Indian Dances and Storytelling With Mike and Lisa Pahsetopah

Tue, 07/26/2016 -
4:00pm to 4:45pm

Audience: 
Children - Elementary School
Children - Tweens
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.

07/26/2016 -
4:00pm to 4:45pm
 
6pm
 
 
 
 
Pajama Storytime and Stuffed Animal Sleepover

Pajama Storytime and Stuffed Animal Sleepover

Mon, 07/25/2016 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

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

Put on your pajamas and bring your stuffed animal to the library for a sleepover! We will enjoy a pajama storytime and then leave our stuffed animals at the library for overnight fun. You may pick up your animal the next day, Tuesday, July 26. You also will receive a photo book filled with pictures of all the fun that your animal had at the sleepover. For ages 1-7.

07/25/2016 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm
 
 
LEGO Club

LEGO Club

Tue, 07/26/2016 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

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

Create and build with LEGOS. Work on your own creation or build as a team. The library will provide the LEGOS, you provide the imagination. All LEGOS must stay at the library. Pictures of your creations will be shared on our Facebook page. No signup is required and all ages are welcome.

07/26/2016 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm
 
 
MS Word 3

MS Word 3

Tue, 07/26/2016 -
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
07/26/2016 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
 
 
 
 
Beginning Mvskoke (Creek) Language

Beginning Mvskoke (Creek) Language

Thu, 07/21/2016 -
6:30pm to 7:45pm
Tue, 07/26/2016 -
6:30pm to 7:45pm
Thu, 07/28/2016 -
6:30pm to 7:45pm

Audience: 
Children - Tweens
Teens
Adults

John Skeeter, will teach the basics of the Mvskoke (Creek) language. For third-graders through adult.

Brought to you by
American Indian Resource Center
07/26/2016 -
6:30pm to 7:45pm
 
 
 
Craft Connection

Craft Connection

Thu, 07/28/2016 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

Audience: 
Children - Tweens
Teens

Stop by and make some cool crafts. Supplies are provided. For ages 8-16.

07/28/2016 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm
 
 
Mr. Paul's Family Storytime

Mr. Paul's Family Storytime

Thu, 07/07/2016 -
6:30pm to 7:00pm
Thu, 07/21/2016 -
6:30pm to 7:00pm
Thu, 07/28/2016 -
6:30pm to 7:00pm

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

07/28/2016 -
6:30pm to 7:00pm
 
 
 
 
Family Game Night

Family Game Night

Thu, 07/21/2016 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm
Thu, 07/28/2016 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm

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

Join us for an evening of games. Try your hand at playing on a giant Tic-Tac-Toe board, building a Jenga tower taller than you, or winning at a life-size Connect Four wall. We'll have games both BIG and small! This event is for the whole family.

Special Instructions: 
An adult must accompany children under age 6
07/28/2016 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm
 
 
 
 
Beginning Mvskoke (Creek) Language

Beginning Mvskoke (Creek) Language

Thu, 07/21/2016 -
6:30pm to 7:45pm
Tue, 07/26/2016 -
6:30pm to 7:45pm
Thu, 07/28/2016 -
6:30pm to 7:45pm

Audience: 
Children - Tweens
Teens
Adults

John Skeeter, will teach the basics of the Mvskoke (Creek) language. For third-graders through adult.

Brought to you by
American Indian Resource Center
07/28/2016 -
6:30pm to 7:45pm