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Week of Sunday, August 24, 2014

Time Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
9am
 
Computers for Seniors

Computers for Seniors

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 9:30am to 11:30am
Thu, 08/14/2014 - 9:30am to 11:30am
Thu, 08/21/2014 - 9:30am to 11:30am
Thu, 08/28/2014 - 9:30am to 11:30am

Audience: 
Adults

Do you want to learn to use a personal computer but are afraid to try? This series of classes is designed for those 55 and older who want a slower-paced, encouraging atmosphere in which to learn new skills. Classes are: Aug. 7, "Hardware Boot Camp"; Aug. 14, "Internet Now"; Aug. 21, "Fun With Files"; and Aug. 28, "Email 101." Plan to participate in all four classes to build your computer skills!

Special Instructions: 
Registration is required
Call 918-549-7552 to register.
08/28/2014 - 9:30am to 11:30am
 
 
Email 101

Email 101

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 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 size is limited
Call 918-549-7645 to register.
08/29/2014 - 9:30am to 11:00am
 
10am
 
 
Stories From the Rocking Chair

Stories From the Rocking Chair

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tue, 08/12/2014 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tue, 08/19/2014 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tue, 08/26/2014 - 10:30am to 11:00am

Audience: 
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool

Enjoy stories, songs, crafts and more.

08/26/2014 - 10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 10:30am to 10:55am
Tue, 09/02/2014 - 10:30am to 10:55am
Tue, 09/09/2014 - 10:30am to 10:55am
Tue, 09/16/2014 - 10:30am to 10:55am
Tue, 09/23/2014 - 10:30am to 10:55am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
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.

08/26/2014 - 10:30am to 10:55am
 
 
 
Stay and Play Storytime

Stay and Play Storytime

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Tue, 08/12/2014 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Tue, 08/19/2014 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Tue, 08/26/2014 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Audience: 
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool

Enjoy storytime and then stay after for games, toys and activities that foster critical early literacy skills. For ages 6 and younger.

08/26/2014 - 10:30am to 11:30am
 
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 10:00am to 10:20am
Wed, 08/13/2014 - 10:00am to 10:20pm
Wed, 08/20/2014 - 10:00am to 10:20am
Wed, 08/27/2014 - 10:00am to 10:20am

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
08/27/2014 - 10:00am to 10:20am
 
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Wed, 08/13/2014 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Wed, 08/20/2014 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Wed, 08/27/2014 - 10:30am to 11:30am

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.

08/27/2014 - 10:30am to 11:30am
 
 
 
Stay and Play Storytime

Stay and Play Storytime

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 10:30am to 10:50am
Wed, 08/13/2014 - 10:30am to 10:50am
Wed, 08/20/2014 - 10:30am to 10:50am
Wed, 08/27/2014 - 10:30am to 10:50am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers

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
08/27/2014 - 10:30am to 10:50am
 
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Thu, 08/14/2014 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Thu, 08/21/2014 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Thu, 08/28/2014 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers

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.

08/28/2014 - 10:30am to 11:30am
 
 
 
Storytime With Miss Nha

Storytime With Miss Nha

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 08/14/2014 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 08/21/2014 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 08/28/2014 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Thu, 09/04/2014 - 10:30am to 11:00am

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.

08/28/2014 - 10:30am to 11:00am
 
11am
 
 
 
 
Family Storytime

Family Storytime

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 11:00am to 11:30am
Tue, 08/12/2014 - 11:00am to 11:30am
Tue, 08/19/2014 - 11:00am to 11:30am
Tue, 08/26/2014 - 11:00am to 11:30am

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

Enjoy stories and other fun activities. For ages 5 and younger and their families.

08/26/2014 - 11:00am to 11:30am
 
12pm
 
Summer's End Sista' Chat

Summer's End Sista' Chat

Sat, 08/30/2014 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Audience: 
Adults

We'll bid farewell to summer with a revisit to an old friend by reading "A Day Late & a Dollar Short" by Terry McMillan.

Special Instructions: 
Participants should read the book prior to the program
Seating is limited
08/30/2014 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
 
3pm
 
 
Comic-Book Crafts

Comic-Book Crafts

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 3:45pm to 5:00pm

Audience: 
Children - Tweens
Teens

Use comic books to create fun designs on ordinary objects. We'll have key chains and other small objects, or you can bring something of your own to decorate.

08/26/2014 - 3:45pm to 5:00pm
 
 
 
Get Your Game on @ the Library

Get Your Game on @ the Library

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 3:30pm to 4:45pm
Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:30pm to 4:45pm

Audience: 
Children - Tweens
Teens

Join us for Xbox and Nintendo Wii gaming.

08/29/2014 - 3:30pm to 4:45pm
 
4pm
 
tad@H Tuesday: Teens Actively Discuss @ Helmerich

tad@H Tuesday: Teens Actively Discuss @ Helmerich

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm

Audience: 
Teens

Join us for the first session of our Teen Advisory Board for this school year. We will have snacks, book discussions, book giveaways and more!

Brought to you by
Friends of the Helmerich Library
08/26/2014 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
 
 
PAWS for Reading

PAWS for Reading

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Audience: 
Children - Elementary School

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.

Special Instructions: 
Registration is required
Class size is limited
Call 918-549-7631 to register.
Brought to you by
Tulsa Library Trust
08/27/2014 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
 
 
 
Teen Time

Teen Time

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Wed, 08/27/2014 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Room: 
Audience: 
Children - Tweens
Teens

Have fun playing Wii and board games. For ages 10-18.

08/27/2014 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
 
6pm
 
Our Cosmic Neighborhood ABCs: Hertzbrung/ Russell Diagram

Our Cosmic Neighborhood ABCs: Hertzbrung/ Russell Diagram

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Audience: 
All Ages

Twinkle, twinkle, little star ... what you see may not be what you think! Join the Broken Arrow Sidewalk Astronomers to find out how two men revolutionized star gazing and helped people understand stellar color, age and sizes.

08/25/2014 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
 
 
MS PowerPoint 101

MS PowerPoint 101

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Audience: 
Adults

MS PowerPoint 101

This class shows how to create group presentations and slide shows. 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
08/26/2014 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
 
 
Minecraft Night

Minecraft Night

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Audience: 
Teens

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

08/28/2014 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
 
 
Back to School for Parents: Homework Help

Back to School for Parents: Homework Help

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Audience: 
Adults

Learn how the library can help you with your child's homework troubles using the Homework Help Center and the Homework Help Now online service.

08/28/2014 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
 
 
La Computadora para el trabajo y la escuela

La Computadora para el trabajo y la escuela

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Audience: 
Adults
Language: 
English / Spanish

Special Instructions: 
Class size is limited
Espacio limitado
Brought to you by
Hispanic Resource Center
08/28/2014 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm