Events

The Handmaid’s Tale comes to Enid

Join the Enid Public Library for a special “Let’s Talk About It, Oklahoma” program celebrating the PBS series, “The Great American Read”. The selected book is The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood, a cautionary novel set in the near future. On Thursday, Oct. 25, at 6:30 p.m., NWOSU scholar Dr. Roxie James will discuss the…

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Pumpkin Decorating Contest

Fall is in the air and it’s time to celebrate.  We are having our first ever pumpkin  decorating contest.  We ask that you decorate a pumpkin as your favorite children’s book character or decorate it in a fall theme and then bring it to the library to be displayed in the children’s area.    Pumpkins…

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Special Events for Teens in September

Do you love to eat and solve puzzles? Then September is a great month for you. On September 21, Enid Public Schools has their first parent conference day. We’re having a Cook-Off to celebrate. Teams will compete to create the best wrap and the best looking cupcakes. Space is limited so call Gloria at 616-7182…

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Fall Fun for Kids

The library is gearing up for Fall and we have all kinds of new programs for your children to participate in.  Please note the program names, descriptions, dates, and times below. Doc-Come and read to our therapy dog on Wednesdays.  He will be here from 4:00-5:00.  Stop by the children’s desk for a sign up…

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Nerd Herd

Have you always aspired to be smart like Sheldon?  Do you want to impress your teachers or parents with projects you are working on?  This is your chance!  Join us at 4:00  on the fourth Tuesday of each month as we explore the many resources that the library has to offer you.  We will be…

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It’s a DEAL! (Drop Everything and Listen)

DROP EVERYTHING and LISTEN (DEAL) is our new elementary book club.  We will come together and share chapter books.  We will explore new chapter books, different genres, do author studies, and just enjoy literature.    This book club is geared for children who are chapter book readers or want to become chapter book readers.  Come …

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Budding Artist

All new for Fall and focusing on art is our newest club, Budding Artist.  This art club is designed for children 7-12 years old.  Each session we will focus on a different art element as we study and learn together. Children will leave with a completed project.   Led by local artist Renae’ Lewis, your child…

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Scarecrow Building Workshop

Learn how to make a scarecrow for your lawn using simple materials.  Several building styles will be demonstrated. Please register as this will allow us to have supplies for you to build the frame for your creation. This event is for all ages. One scarecrow per family, please.  Children must be accompanied by an adult.…

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Using Photos in Your Art Journal

Learn how to add photos to your art journal in this month’s class. Art journaling is a creative way to express one’s self utilizing mixed media materials such as writing, sketching, stamping, collage, etc. Attend this workshop and experiment with different mediums. Bring your existing journal or use one of ours. This workshop is for…

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Book Marks: August Newsletter

August marks the ending of summer and the beginning of the school year. We are going to ease into the season with musical contests, a follow-me paint party, and yoga. Showtune Showdown: Musicals takes place on the library lawn during First Friday, 8/3 from 5:00-7:00. Think you know your musicals? Prove it. You don’t have…

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