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   Growing Like a Read: 0 - 4yrs       Child 2014       Teen 2014       Adult 2014   
Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
This class explores the presentation software, Powerpoint, which is part of the Microsoft Office suite of applications. The Microsoft Word series is recommended as a prerequisite.
Registration is requested and may be completed by scrolling down this page and typing information in the appropriate fields. If a mailing address is added in the Notes field, a reminder postcard will be sent a few days before hand. You may also register at any time by coming to the Computer Training Center or giving us a call at 701-2697 or 701-2620.
Classes start on time and students more than ten minutes late will not be guaranteed a computer.
Location
Computer Training Center
Library
Norman Central

Title
Date
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Time
5:15 PM - 6:15 PM
Description
Learn about Pinterest and get some great ideas for holiday everything!
Location
Milburn Room
Library
McLoud

Title
Date
Thursday, October 23, 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, October 23, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
An introduction to the presentation software Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. Participants will create a small presentation. Intermediate computer skills are recommended.
Location
Computer Training Center
Library
Moore

Title
Date
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
This month's selection will be Before I Go To Sleep by S. J. Watson
Location
Conference Room
Library
Moore

Title
Date
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Free English language class. All materials provided.
Library
Purcell

Title
Date
Monday, October 27, 2014
Time
5:30 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, October 27, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Free English language class. All materials provided.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Purcell

Title
Date
Monday, October 27, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Zumba Class with Voulinteer Shahla.
Location
Room A/B
Library
SOKC

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Mother-to-mother support for breastfeeding.
Location
Community Room A
Library
Shawnee

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Need computer help? Join our class and learn how to use the Internet and Library Catalog Requests. Contact the library to reserve your space in the class. Registration is required. Class size is limited to 8.
Library
Tecumseh

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Time
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
The Oklahoma Policy Institute and the Shawnee Public Library will host a lecture and discussion on topical issues facing Oklahomans today. Come prepared for an evening of stimulating, thought-provoking discussion on current problems.
Location
Community Room A/B
Library
Shawnee

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Steel yourself for a spooktacular evening as librarians gather to read their favorite campfire ghost stories - for adults!
Location
Room A/B
Library
Norman Central

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Food and Shelter’s S.T.A.R.T. Program is designed to give participants the skills, training, and resources they need to succeed in the workforce and beyond.
The START Program is a twelve week course comprised of three components: computer skills, training in the classroom, and mentorship.
Participants who successfully complete the program will be awarded a graduation certificate on the last day of class.
Location
Computer Training Center
Library
Norman Central

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Description
GED preperation class. All materials provided.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Purcell

Title
Date
Saturday, November 01, 2014
Time
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Purcell Public Library is offering childcare provider training to all local childcare providers. This class will be from 9:00-12:00 and focus on art and the roll it plays in the child development as well as provide a glance at new books to add to your story time rotations. Kiona Millirons will be here to focus on the art development and the glance at books will be presented by the Pioneer Library System. Please register online or call the Purcell Library to register for this child development training.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Purcell

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
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This class offers information for the BEGINNING computer user. Students learn about computer hardware and operating system software through hands-on direction and friendly discussion. Registration is requested and can be completed at any time by visiting the computer training center or filling in the form below. Telephone registration is also available and may be completed by calling either 701-2697 or 701-2620.
Classes start on time. Late comers may find that all the computers are in use.
Location
Computer Training Center
Library
Norman Central

Title
Date
Monday, November 03, 2014
Time
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Description
Setup for possible election
Location
Community Room
Library
Blanchard

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 - 7:00 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
Free English language class. All materials provided.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Purcell

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
All Day - All Day
Description
Possible Election
Location
Community Room
Library
Blanchard

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
An introduction to the computer with practice using a mouse.
Location
Computer Training Center
Library
Moore

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Basic Windows is a 2 hour exploration of the Windows 7 Operating System. It is a hands-on class intended for the computer NOVICE. The course covers topics such as defining and working with windows, personalizing the desktop, and making desktop icons.
Registration is requested and can be done at any time by visiting the computer training center or calling either 701-2697 or 701-2620. Online registration may be completed by filling in the form below. Include an email address if you have one and the calendar will send a reminder 48 hour before the event.
Training starts on time. Late comers take the chance of not getting a computer.
Location
Computer Training Center
Library
Norman Central

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Participants will read and discuss current books that give insight into successful business practices. Facilitated by PLS Business Specialist Phil Clark, with book selections available at the Purcell Library or by contacting Clark.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Purcell

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
This class is for BEGINNING computer users. It introduces keyboard in a fun, informal setting. Registration is requested and can be done at any time by visiting the computer training center or calling either 701-2697 or 701-2620. Online registration may be completed by filling in the form below. Include an email address if you have one and the calendar will send a reminder 48 hour before the event.
Training starts on time. Late comers take the chance of not getting a computer.
Location
Computer Training Center
Library
Norman Central

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Lit Lovers Book Club meets the first Tuesday of every month at 6 p.m.
Location
Room A/B
Library
Norman Central

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Time
7:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
You are invited to help us dream big! What would you like to see in a new and larger library for Tecumseh? Architect Jeff Scherer from MSR Design will be present to lead the discussion.
Library
Tecumseh

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 05, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Basic Windows Part 2 is a 2 hour, hands-on exploration of the Internet using the Windows Operating System. It is intended for the computer NOVICE. Registration is requested and can be done at any time by visiting the computer training center or calling either 701-2697 or 701-2620. Online registration may be completed by filling in the form below. Include an email address if you have one and the calendar will send a reminder 48 hour before the event.
Training starts on time. Late comers take the chance of not getting a computer.
Location
Computer Training Center
Library
Norman Central

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 05, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Food and Shelter’s S.T.A.R.T. Program is designed to give participants the skills, training, and resources they need to succeed in the workforce and beyond.
The START Program is a twelve week course comprised of three components: computer skills, training in the classroom, and mentorship.
Participants who successfully complete the program will be awarded a graduation certificate on the last day of class.
Location
Computer Training Center
Library
Norman Central

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 05, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Description
GED preperation class. All materials provided.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Purcell

Title
Date
Thursday, November 06, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Part 3 of the Basic Windows series: students will learn hands-on how to create, move, organize, rename and delete files. This class is intended for the BEGINNING computer user. The class will practice saving files to different locations and different types of disks. Mouse skills and familiarity with a keyboard are prerequisites.
Registration is requested and may be completed by scrolling down this page and typing information in the appropriate fields. You may also register at any time by stopping by the Computer Training Center or giving us a call at 701-2697 or 701-2620.
Classes start on time and students more than ten minutes late will not be guaranteed a computer.
Location
Computer Training Center
Library
Norman Central

Title
Date
Thursday, November 06, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Create an attractive fun hot pad for your holiday/fall table. Supplies will be provided. Space is limited, so please register.
Location
Community Room
Library
Blanchard

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
5:15 PM - 6:15 PM
Description
Get some great tips and sites for online holiday shopping!
Location
Milburn Room
Library
McLoud

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
Thursday, November 06, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Free English language class. All materials provided.
Library
Purcell

Title
Date
Thursday, November 06, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Join the discussion! The group meets on the first Thursday of each month to discuss the book chosen for that month. Books are available for checkout at the Information Desk.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Shawnee

Title
Date
Friday, November 07, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Learn the basics of word processing software Microsoft Word 2010. Includes opening and saving a document and manipulating document text.
Location
Computer Training Center
Library
Moore

Title
Date
Friday, November 07, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get the lowdown on downloads. Participants will learn how to download magazines using Zinio from the Pioneer Library Website. Over 3 dozen popular magazines are available to download thru your mobile device Android, Apple, or Windows 8.
Library
Newcastle

Title
Date
Saturday, November 08, 2014
Time
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Bring all those t-shirts you've been saving to make a quilt and get it finished before the holidays. OSU extension agent, Mickey Simpson will instruct this two part workshop. On November 8th we will cut out and prepare to construct quilt and November 15th we will construct and sew the quilt together. A list of materials will be handed out when registered and you must provide your own sewing machine for class.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Purcell

Title
Date
Saturday, November 08, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Call the literacy office at 701-2682 to register.
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
Sunday, November 09, 2014
Time
1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Friends of the Newcastle Library are having a fundraiser like the popular "Wine and Pallet" paint programs. Cost is $40.00 and will go to the Friends to support literacy at the library. Sign up online at Wind & Pallet or at the library.
Library
Newcastle

Title
Date
Monday, November 10, 2014
Time
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Description
Training for Blanchard teachers on PLS resources.
Library
Blanchard

Title
Date
Monday, November 10, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This class is about using the computer to create written documents (word processing.) It is intended for the BEGINNING computer user. Microsoft Word 2010 is used for hands-on instruction.
Registration is requested and may be completed by scrolling down this page and typing information in the appropriate fields. You may also register at any time in the Computer Training Center of the Norman Public Library or by giving us a call at 701-2697 or 701-2620.
Classes start on time and students more than ten minutes late will not be guaranteed a computer.
Location
Computer Training Center
Library
Norman Central

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Learn the flexibility and time saving techniques of moving text and images from one place in a document to another or from one document to another using Microsoft Word 2010. Word Processing 1 or good working computer knowledge are requested prerequisites.
Registration is requested and may be completed by scrolling down this page and typing information in the appropriate fields. You may also register at any time in the Computer Training Center or giving us a call at 701-2697 or 701-2620.
Classes start on time and students more than ten minutes late will not be guaranteed a computer.
Location
Computer Training Center
Library
Norman Central

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join the Wednesday Afternoon Book Group to discuss great reads. Books may be picked up at the Information Services Desk.
Location
Room A/B
Library
Norman Central

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Food and Shelter’s S.T.A.R.T. Program is designed to give participants the skills, training, and resources they need to succeed in the workforce and beyond.
The START Program is a twelve week course comprised of three components: computer skills, training in the classroom, and mentorship.
Participants who successfully complete the program will be awarded a graduation certificate on the last day of class.
Location
Computer Training Center
Library
Norman Central

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
This hands on session will teach users to take advantage of the free downloadable content available for eReaders, tablets and smartphones from Overdrive, the PLS service that provides eBooks, audiobooks, and videos. Bring your mobile device with you to get moving with Overdrive. Registration is required
Location
CTC
Library
Shawnee

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Description
GED preperation class. All materials provided.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Purcell

Title
Date
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
The BEGINNING computer user will learn to use short cuts and other features such as bullets, numbering, spelling and grammar check. The drawing functions of Microsoft Word 2010 are introduced and practiced. Basic Word Processing 1 is a requested prerequisite.

Registration is requested and may be completed by scrolling down this page and typing information in the appropriate fields. You may also register at any time in the Computer Training Center or giving us a call at 701-2697 or 701-2620.
Classes start on time and students more than ten minutes late will not be guaranteed a computer.
Location
Computer Training Center
Library
Norman Central

Title
Date
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time
12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Description
Bring your lunch if you want and come join in on the discussion. Snacks provided by the Friends of the Library. Our group is growing and we have lots to talk about. Stop by to pick up your book.
Library
Newcastle

Title
Date
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Copies of the book are available at the check-out desk in Noble. Optional potluck refreshments following the discussion.
Location
Coman Culbert Community Room
Library
Noble

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
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Come learn the basics of making a sign to decorate your home this fall season from pallet wood.
Library
Tecumseh

Title
Date
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
**May 8th we meet at in the "back room" @ Himalayas @ 709 North Moore Avenue, Moore, OK 73160** Come join us at the "Open for Business" book club for a lively discussion and networking. Please register on-line. Books can be picked up at the Information Services desk.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Moore

Title
Date
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Introduction to basic elements of desktop publishing with Microsoft Publisher 2010. Participants will learn to make a greeting card. Holiday cards will be emphasized. Intermediate computer skills are recommended.
Location
Computer Training Center
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
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Penn Ave Literary Society will be discussing The Light Between Oceans by M. L. Stedman at 6:30 p.m. It is a heart-rending, beautiful book about good people, tragic decisions, and shattered lives. Set in the savage landscape of Australia, moral dilemmas are at the heart of love and loss. The books for the discussion can be picked up at the Information Services Desk and returned at the book discussion.
Location
Conference Room
Library
SOKC

Title
Date
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
All are welcome to attend this brainstorming session for the creation of a Friends of the Library group for the Southwest Oklahoma City Public Library. Discussion will center on the mission and purpose of the group.
Location
Room A/B
Library
SOKC

Title
Date
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Friends meeting with guest speaker George Dreiver, Pottawatomie County OSU Extension, on fall and winter gardening tips.
Location
Milburn Room
Library
McLoud

Title
Date
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
The Thursday Night Page Turners book discussion group meets on the second Thursday of each month at 7 pm. Copies of the book are available at the Information desk.
Location
Room A/B
Library
Norman Central

Title
Date
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Free English language class. All materials provided.
Library
Purcell

Title
Date
Friday, November 14, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
The BEGINNING computer user will customize a document using page set-up, borders and shading. The class explores printing options, sets toolbars on the screen, and makes and uses simple tables.
Registration is requested and may be completed by scrolling down this page and typing information in the appropriate fields. If a mailing address is added in the Notes field, a reminder postcard will be sent a few days before hand. You may also register at any time in the Computer Training Center or by giving us a call at 701-2697 or 701-2620.
Classes start on time and students more than ten minutes late will not be guaranteed a computer.
Location
Computer Training Center
Library
Norman Central

Title
Date
Friday, November 14, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
The Little Axe Book Group meets on the second Friday of every second month at the Little Axe Community Center, 1000 168th Ave NE, Norman, OK 73026. Join us for good books, good conversation and refreshments.
Library
Norman Central

Title
Date
Saturday, November 15, 2014
Time
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Bring all those t-shirts you've been saving to make a quilt and get it finished before the holidays. OSU extension agent, Mickey Simpson will instruct this two part workshop. On November 8th we will cut out and prepare to construct quilt and November 15th we will construct and sew the quilt together. A list of materials will be handed out when registered and you must provide your own sewing machine for class.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Purcell

Title
Date
Saturday, November 15, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
The Norman Public Library's 3rd Saturday Book Club meets each month on the third Saturday at 10 a.m. in the Norman Library A/B conference room.

This month the group will be discussing Maria Semple's book Where'd You Go Bernadette?

Copies of the book can be obtained from your local library or from the Norman Library Information Services desk.

Location
Room A/B
Library
Norman Central

Title
Date
Monday, November 17, 2014
Time
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Copies of this month's selection are available for checkout at the Information Desk.
Location
Conference Room
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 - 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
6:00 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
6:15 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Kenny Roe, GEAR UP Education Specialist with the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education, will speak to students and parents about financial planning for college.
Location
Milburn Room
Library
McLoud

Title
Date
Monday, November 17, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Master Gardener Lori of My Raggedy Herbs is back! This time she will be teaching us how to preserve the fresh herbs we've grown all summer long!
Location
Room B
Library
Moore

Title
Date
Monday, November 17, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Free English language class. All materials provided.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Purcell

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
Monday, November 17, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Join the Norman West Book Club which meets the 2nd Monday night of each month. Copies of the book, "The Art Forger" by BA Shapiro, can be obtained from your local library or from the Norman West Public Library "Ask Here" desk.
Library
Norman West

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Learn intermediate word processing skills using Microsoft Word 2010, such as cut and paste, among others. Basic Microsoft Word 2010 or equivalent is a prerequisite.
Location
Computer Training Center
Library
Moore

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This class will begin with the very basics teaching new users important terms, basic functions and skills including how to use the mouse. Registration is required
Location
CTC
Library
Shawnee

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Come learn basic computer skills at a pace for the retirement set! using the mouse, opening programs and more.
Location
CTC
Library
SOKC

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Time
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Monthly meeting with the Friends of the Library.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Blanchard

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Time
5:45 PM - 6:45 PM
Description
Book discussion
Location
Community Room
Library
Blanchard

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
BRing a covered dish and your favorite book for a livley book discussion
Location
Milburn Room
Library
McLoud

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This class will provide a basic introduction to the Internet with instruction on searching for information, security concerns and more. Registration is required.
Location
CTC
Library
Shawnee

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Come join us for a new business book group at the SOKC Library. We meet every fourth Wednesday at 11-Noon. Feel free to bring in your lunch. See you then!
Location
Conference Room
Library
SOKC

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Monthly Book Discussion Group
Location
Room A/B
Library
Norman Central

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Food and Shelter’s S.T.A.R.T. Program is designed to give participants the skills, training, and resources they need to succeed in the workforce and beyond.
The START Program is a twelve week course comprised of three components: computer skills, training in the classroom, and mentorship.
Participants who successfully complete the program will be awarded a graduation certificate on the last day of class.
Location
Computer Training Center
Library
Norman Central

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Description
GED preperation class. All materials provided.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Purcell

Title
Date
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This class will introduce users to Email. Participants will create their own Email account from one of the free Email services available on the Internet. Basic computer skills required. Registration is required.
Location
CTC
Library
Shawnee

Title
Date
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Time
5:15 PM - 6:15 PM
Description
Learn how to make holiday cards using easy computer tricks. Need to know basic keyboarding skills
Location
Milburn Room
Library
McLoud

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
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Bring your favorite picture or use one provided to create a 3-d work of art. Based on the book Wizard of Earthsea.
Library
Tecumseh

Title
Date
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
This month's selection will be Defending Jacob by William Landay
Location
Conference Room
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
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Discuss the book of the month and pot luck.
Library
Tecumseh

Title
Date
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Free English language class. All materials provided.
Library
Purcell

Title
Date
Friday, November 21, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Just in time for the holidays, this class is an introduction to the social networking website Pinterest that allows you to pin items of interest to a virtual pinboard. Create a board and learn how to re-pin and create a pin! Intermediate computer skills are recommended.
Location
Computer Training Center
Library
Moore

Title
Date
Friday, November 21, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
outreach to the Washington Senior Center;book collection is traded out and replaced each month
Library
Purcell

Title
Date
Friday, November 21, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join the group to discuss what you are reading and hear about what others are reading. This informal discussion is a great way to discover new authors and genres.

Location
Conference Room
Library
Shawnee

Title
Date
Friday, November 21, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Medieval Fair Lecture Series
Location
Room A/B
Library
Norman Central

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