The Choctaw, Jones, Harrah, Luther, and Nicoma Park Libraries are hosting a Fandom Feud evening online on Thursday, June 18 from 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM. Did Snape ever redeem himself? Is Baby Yoda cannon? Who is the true Doctor? Who should sit on the Iron Throne? Debate these questions and more at Fandom Feud! … Continue reading Online Fandom Feud Night with the Community Libraries!
Yetis, werewolves, dragons—monsters and magical creatures of all kinds abound in this hands-on program for kids and tweens. Using an assortment of special Science Museum building materials, you’ll get to create your very own fantastic monster. You’ll flex your creativity and engineering muscles while also learning about awesome adaptive traits some real-world creatures have developed … Continue reading SCIENCE MUSEUM – MONSTER MASTER CLASS TAKE HOME KIT PICKUP
It's here! Our annual Summer Reading program begins today! Summer Reading is a community tradition that promotes reading for fun and lifelong enrichment! The Summer Reading program is FREE for all ages. Sign up online today! The Community Library Locations (Jones, Choctaw, Harrah, Luther, and Nicoma Park) all have activity sheets, featuring activities for all … Continue reading Metropolitan Library System Summer Reading Program 2020!
Are you missing the library and our programs? I know that I can speak for all of our Community Libraries' staff that we are missing our patrons! Our libraries may be closed, but our staff is working hard to bring our resources to our communities. Our Children's Librarians, Miss Mary and Miss Shana, are putting … Continue reading Metropolitan Library System – Community Libraries Story Time
We may be closed, but our staff have been working hard behind the scenes to help connect you with community and educational resources. We’re updating our website with links to help families, individuals, employees, businesses, seniors, job seekers, and more through the COVID-19 health crisis. Make sure you check out the family resources as well … Continue reading Metropolitan Library System Updates
Ever wonder how to preserve family photos, documents and other heirlooms? Join us at the Jones Public Library to learn how to properly handle and store older documents and photos, how to digitally archive these items, and much more! Presenter, Mallory Covington, from the Oklahoma Historical Society will show you resources you can use to … Continue reading Personal Archiving @ the Jones Public Library
Join us for the library edition of this hilariously popular Netflix show and compete for the coveted Nailed It! Library Edition trophy. Contestants will work in teams to recreate Pinterest-worthy landmarks from around the world. We provide the supplies, you provide the creativity! Will you nail it or fail it? All ages welcome! Registration is … Continue reading Nailed It: Library Edition @ the Jones Public Library
Have you ever tried to catch a leprechaun? At the Jones Library, we will teach you the slimiest way to catch a leprechaun after we read the How to Catch a Leprechaun guide! This family program will teach you and your kiddos how to make slime at home! The kiddos will also get to create … Continue reading Slime-tastic Science: Leprechaun Edition @ the Jones Public Library
Did you know that the Jones Public Library has a monthly Family Story Time? We do! During story time, a skilled librarian will introduce little ones to the library and show parents and caregivers invaluable information on reading readiness and create excitement about reading. Attendees will be able to connect with others while enjoying stories, … Continue reading Family Story Time @ the Jones Public Library
Have you ever wanted to raise chickens in your own backyard, but don't know how to get started? Do you currently raise chickens but would like a refresher? Well, now is the time to learn and to refresh your chicken knowledge! The Jones Library (9295 Willa Way) will be hosting the Backyard Chickens 101 event … Continue reading Backyard Chickens 101 @ the Jones Public Library