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   Growing Like a Read: 0 - 4yrs       Child 2014       Teen 2014       Adult 2014   
Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Saturday, November 01, 2014
Time
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
To accompany Pioneer Library System's 2015 Big Read programs, come learn about the art of fantasy map-making with the Norman West Library! Students will create their own map of the fantasy land of Earthsea, in the style of historical maps. All pieces created at the program will be eligible for the Big Read Fantasy Art Contest.
Library
Norman West

Title
Date
Monday, November 03, 2014
Time
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
In keeping with the 2015 Big Read book "A Wizard of Earthsea" by Ursula Le Guin, participants will create a fantasy work of art using a lesson in cartography and creativity from randomness. Art produced from this class will be eligible for entry in the Big Read art contest.
Library
Newcastle

Title
Date
Monday, November 03, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Description
Teens! Come to the library and get your board game on! We will have several quick to learn board games available to play. Hang out with your friends, make new ones, and have fun!

Register online, call (739-4349), or stop by the Information Services Desk.
Location
Room A
Library
Moore

Title
Date
Monday, November 03, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Attendees must be 12 or older. Attendees or their guardian must sign a waiver to attend at each class. Attendees are encourages to bring their own mat, none will be provided.
Pilates is a body conditioning routine that may help build flexibility, muscle strength, and endurance. It puts emphasis on spinal and pelvic alignment, breathing, and developing a strong core or center, and improving coordination and balance. Pilates' system allows for different exercises to be modified in range of difficulty from beginning to advance. Intensity can be increased over time as the body conditions and adapts to the exercises.
Location
Room A/B
Library
SOKC

Title
Date
Monday, November 03, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Zumba Class with Voulinteer Shahla.
Location
Room A/B
Library
SOKC

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Create your own Lego comic with our StoryStarter software!
Location
CTC
Library
SOKC

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Time
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Description
Heard of it but don’t know what the game is all about? That won’t be a problem as new players are welcome to join experienced ones to learn more about the games.
All materials to play will be provided, just bring your ideas and your imagination and get ready to enter the game of your life, and maybe meet some new friends.
Location
Lowry Room
Library
Norman Central

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Tutoring will be available to teens in K - 12th grade on a first come first serve basis Tuesdays during the school year. Hillsdale College students offer their free tutoring services on any subject. No registration is required.
Library
Moore

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
The OU Writing will be visiting the SOKC library to talk about writing essays for college entry and scholarship essays. Registration is required.
Location
Room A/B
Library
SOKC

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 05, 2014
Time
4:30 PM - 5:45 PM
Description
This program is designed for teens 13 to 18 years old interested in film-making. You will have the oppurtunity to both act in short films and be a part of the filming/devolpment of the projects. Filming will take place either at the library or within walking distance from the library. Also, a permission slip is required.
Location
Coman Culbert Community Room
Library
Noble

Title
Date
Thursday, November 06, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Free tutoring for 1st through 12th grade Tuesdays and Thursdays while school is in session. Please bring your work with you.
Location
Coman Culbert Community Room
Library
Noble

Title
Date
Thursday, November 06, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
This program corresponds with the 2015 Big Read "A Wizard Of Earthsea" The presenter will demonstrate an art lesson in visibility and the illusion of depth with controlled collage. materials provided and participants will be able to enter their work in the PLS contest.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Purcell

Title
Date
Thursday, November 06, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Latin and International music that creates a dynamic, exciting, and effective fitness system. Participants must sign a waiver each class, anyone under 18 must have parent/guardian consent and signature.
Location
Room A & B
Library
Moore

Title
Date
Thursday, November 06, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Studio 204 is a weekly event designed for adults. Each week will feature a different event, including, but not limited to, crafts, cooking, book talks, social media exploration, music techniques, and more. Space is limited and registration is required.
Location
Coman Culbert Community Room
Library
Noble

Title
Date
Thursday, November 06, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Science cafes are a nation-wide grassroots movement that feature a casual meeting environment where plain language and inclusive conversation create a comfortable atmosphere for people with no science background to learn about ongoing scientific research. To learn more about this growing movement visit http://www.sciencecafes.org/

The community is invited and encouraged to attend Science Cafe Norman and be a part of this fascinating community science discussion.

Location
Room A/B
Library
Norman Central

Title
Date
Saturday, November 08, 2014
Time
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
To accompany Pioneer Library System's 2015 Big Read programs, come learn about the art of the illusion of depth and the science of visibility with the Norman West Library! Students will create a unique controlled collage using a photograph. (Students can bring a copy of a photograph they have taken themselves, or a variety of fantasy-themed photos will be available.) All pieces created at the program will be eligible for the Big Read Fantasy Art Contest.
Library
Norman West

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
This program covers healthy relationships. Open to all students grades 6 through 12.
Presented by Kickapoo Tribe of Oklahoma Behavioral Health Services and McLoud Public Library.
Library
McLoud

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Teens will learn how to make notan art and discuss the Wizard of Earthsea book. They will have the chance to enter their work in an art contest.
Library
Tecumseh

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Time
4:30 PM - 5:45 PM
Description
This program is designed for teens 13 to 18 years old interested in film-making. You will have the oppurtunity to both act in short films and be a part of the filming/devolpment of the projects. Filming will take place either at the library or within walking distance from the library. Also, a permission slip is required.
Location
Coman Culbert Community Room
Library
Noble

Title
Date
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Free tutoring for 1st through 12th grade Tuesdays and Thursdays while school is in session. Please bring your work with you.
Location
Coman Culbert Community Room
Library
Noble

Title
Date
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Our book is THE INVENTOR'S SECRET by Andrea Cremer. What if America had lost to the British? An alternate history, steampunk elements, and the children of the resistance...Interested? Join us for snacks, craft and conversation. Pick up the book at the Newcastle Public Library.
Library
Newcastle

Title
Date
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
This program corresponds with the 2015 Big Read "A Wizard Of Earthsea" The presenter will demonstrate an art lesson in etching and creating light from dark. Materials provided and participants will be able to enter their work in the PLS contest.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Purcell

Title
Date
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Latin and International music that creates a dynamic, exciting, and effective fitness system. Participants must sign a waiver each class, anyone under 18 must have parent/guardian consent and signature.
Location
Room A & B
Library
Moore

Title
Date
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Studio 204 is a weekly event designed for adults. Each week will feature a different event, including, but not limited to, crafts, cooking, book talks, social media exploration, music techniques, and more. Space is limited and registration is required.
Location
Coman Culbert Community Room
Library
Noble

Title
Date
Saturday, November 15, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Description
Teens work together to build and program Lego creatures. All supplies provided. Teen program. Every Third Saturday of the Month. Registration is required. Register at Information Desk or call 793-4349
Location
Room A
Library
Moore

Title
Date
Monday, November 17, 2014
Time
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
In keeping with the 2015 Big Read book "A Wizard of Earthsea" by Ursula Le Guin, participants will produce a fantasy work of art using a lesson in visibility and the illusion of depth with a controlled collage. Art produced from this class will be eligible for the Big Read art contest.
Library
Newcastle

Title
Date
Monday, November 17, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Students in this class will use the next-generation LEGO Mindstorms EV3 kits to construct and program a robot to drive around and avoid obstacles. Open to ages 12 and up (including adults!).
Location
Computer Training Center
Library
Norman Central

Title
Date
Monday, November 17, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Attendees must be 12 or older. Attendees or their guardian must sign a waiver to attend at each class. Attendees are encourages to bring their own mat, none will be provided.
Pilates is a body conditioning routine that may help build flexibility, muscle strength, and endurance. It puts emphasis on spinal and pelvic alignment, breathing, and developing a strong core or center, and improving coordination and balance. Pilates' system allows for different exercises to be modified in range of difficulty from beginning to advance. Intensity can be increased over time as the body conditions and adapts to the exercises.
Location
Room A/B
Library
SOKC

Title
Date
Monday, November 17, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Teens will participate in an art experience exploring etching, exposing light from dark. The project will involve covering a CD with dark paint and crosshatching a drawing to expose the shiny disc and adding texture teen will. These artistic expressions will then be eligible to be entered into the Big Read Illustration of Earthsea art contest. Class size is limited, so please register. For more information call the library at 793-4349.
Location
Room A
Library
Moore

Title
Date
Monday, November 17, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Zumba Class with Voulinteer Shahla.
Location
Room A/B
Library
SOKC

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Free tutoring for 1st through 12th grade Tuesdays and Thursdays while school is in session. Please bring your work with you.
Location
Coman Culbert Community Room
Library
Noble

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Registration required. For 12-18 year olds. Each participant will make a no-bake pie to take home. Materials provided.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Purcell

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Create your own Lego comic with our StoryStarter software!
Location
CTC
Library
SOKC

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Time
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Teen Tuesdays is a great program for teens to hang out at the library on Tuesday nights and play with technology! We'll allow the teens a great deal of creativity as they design, build, and program their own Lego robots to solve a series of challenges. Open for teens from 7th-12th grade. Space is Limited. Registration is required.
Location
Coman Culbert Community Room
Library
Noble

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Tutoring will be available to teens in K - 12th grade on a first come first serve basis Tuesdays during the school year. Hillsdale College students offer their free tutoring services on any subject. No registration is required.
Library
Moore

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
The CTC is partnering with the Teen librarian and Dimensions south to teach a build-your-own-Dalek class at Dimensions South.
Library
Norman Central

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
This program covers family communications. Open to all students grades 6 through 12.
Presented by Kickapoo Tribe of Oklahoma Behavioral Health Services and McLoud Public Library.
Location
American Legion Hall
Library
McLoud

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Teens will learn how to make a unique pie just in time for Thanksgiving!!! Registration Required
Library
Tecumseh

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Time
4:30 PM - 5:45 PM
Description
This program is designed for teens 13 to 18 years old interested in film-making. You will have the oppurtunity to both act in short films and be a part of the filming/devolpment of the projects. Filming will take place either at the library or within walking distance from the library. Also, a permission slip is required.
Location
Coman Culbert Community Room
Library
Noble

Title
Date
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
This month we will be featuring a tutorial on how to download current popular magazines using the library's ZINIO. Bring the device you would like to download magazines on. A space to play video games, use laptop computers, meet friends, chat, read, work on school projects and crafts. "IT'S FREE, IT'S FUN, THERE'S FOOD"
Library
Newcastle

Title
Date
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Free tutoring for 1st through 12th grade Tuesdays and Thursdays while school is in session. Please bring your work with you.
Location
Coman Culbert Community Room
Library
Noble

Title
Date
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Participants will have the opportunity to create their own robot and program a simple task for their robot. A new challenge will be done at each event. Registration is required. (This program made possible with a grant from IMLS and ODL.)
Location
Community Room
Library
Blanchard

Title
Date
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Time
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Teens, join the fun at your Shawnee Library. Kids, ages 13 and up, will enjoy pizza while discussing the latest teen books. No registration required.
Location
Community Room A
Library
Shawnee

Title
Date
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Latin and International music that creates a dynamic, exciting, and effective fitness system. Participants must sign a waiver each class, anyone under 18 must have parent/guardian consent and signature.
Location
Room A & B
Library
Moore

Title
Date
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Studio 204 is a weekly event designed for adults. Each week will feature a different event, including, but not limited to, crafts, cooking, book talks, social media exploration, music techniques, and more. Space is limited and registration is required.
Location
Coman Culbert Community Room
Library
Noble

Title
Date
Friday, November 21, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
3rd Annual Hunger Games: Quarter Quell. Participate in this year's SOKC Hunger Games for prizes and to see who 'survives' the Quarter Quell! All games are non-contact. Recommended for grades 6-12. Registration is required.
Location
Room A/B
Library
SOKC

Title
Date
Saturday, November 22, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Tweens, join the fun at your Shawnee Library. Kids ages 9 through 11 will make an apple pie and take it with them to bake. The program is limited to the first 25 participants.
Location
Community Room A
Library
Shawnee

Title
Date
Saturday, November 22, 2014
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Teens, join the fun at your Shawnee Library. Kids age 13 and up will make, take and bake an apple pie. The program is limited to the first 25 participants.
Location
Community Room A
Library
Shawnee

Title
Date
Monday, November 24, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Learn how to use a computer to control anything! From robots to refrigerators, the Arduino electronics prototyping board makes it possible to inexpensively sense and respond to the world around you.
Location
Computer Training Center
Library
Norman Central

Title
Date
Monday, November 24, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Attendees must be 12 or older. Attendees or their guardian must sign a waiver to attend at each class. Attendees are encourages to bring their own mat, none will be provided.
Pilates is a body conditioning routine that may help build flexibility, muscle strength, and endurance. It puts emphasis on spinal and pelvic alignment, breathing, and developing a strong core or center, and improving coordination and balance. Pilates' system allows for different exercises to be modified in range of difficulty from beginning to advance. Intensity can be increased over time as the body conditions and adapts to the exercises.
Location
Room A/B
Library
SOKC

Title
Date
Monday, November 24, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Zumba Class with Voulinteer Shahla.
Location
Room A/B
Library
SOKC

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Free tutoring for 1st through 12th grade Tuesdays and Thursdays while school is in session. Please bring your work with you.
Location
Coman Culbert Community Room
Library
Noble

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Teen Tuesdays is a great program for teens to hang out at the library on Tuesday nights and play with technology! We'll allow the teens a great deal of creativity as they design, build, and program their own Lego robots to solve a series of challenges. Open for teens from 7th-12th grade. Space is Limited. Registration is required.
Location
Coman Culbert Community Room
Library
Noble

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Teens will be provided with all the ingredients they need to prepare an apple pie. They then will put the ingredients together and be able to leave the library with a pie that’s ready to take home and bake, just in time for holiday meals the next day.
Location
Lowry Room
Library
Norman Central

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