8 Reads for Father’s Day

The Martian Child by David Gerrold

About a Boy by Nick Hornby (fiction) Will Freeman attends a single parents’ group to meet women. The problem? He doesn’t have a child. Then he meets worldly, twelve-year-old Marcus, and Will realizes he has got a lot to learn about growing up. Raising Cubby by John Elder Robison (nonfiction) The slyly funny, sweetly moving…

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Rock Your Art Journal

Rock Your Art Journal takes place June 19 at 5:30 pm. We will listen to different genres of music and explore how they affect our creativity. Art journaling is a creative way to express one’s self utilizing mixed media materials such as writing, sketching, stamping, collage, etc. Bring your existing journal or use one of…

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Book Lovers’ Biblio Picnic

Join us for a Biblio Picnic at noon on June 6. What is a biblio picnic you ask? It’s a chance for book lovers to enjoy a picnic lunch on the library lawn and talk books. You bring lunch and we’ll provide drinks and desserts. There will be door prizes! This activity is geared for…

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Summer Reading is June 1 – June 30!

Each summer the library offers unique activities, classes, and events to promote summer reading for readers of all ages. This year the Adult Summer Reading events will happen in June. Using the theme “Libraries Rock!” the library will offer two rock painting workshops, two music-related movies, a special edition of “Art Journaling in the Stacks”…

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Picnic in the Park

Let’s brown bag it together on June 14th at 10:30.  Join us at Government Springs Park for stories, songs, and fun!  All Little Wigglers and Bouncy Babies will come together for a day of learning and play.  

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Be a Rock Artist

Painted Rocks

Be a Rock Artist! This is your chance to join the hot trend of rock painting, a fun and relaxing craft. We’ll supply the rocks, paints, and some ideas for inspiration to help you create your own designs to keep or hide as part of Enid Rocks, a local Facebook group. We will have 2 drop-in…

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Dancing Through the Decades

Love to dance?  A perfect opportunity awaits you this summer at Enid Public Library.  Join instructor Kara McIntyre as she shares her dancing talents with us.  We will experience dances from each decade as we learn dance steps from popular dances of each period.    Kara will present dances of the 50s, 60s, and 70s…

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May Book Display: Gardening

Gardening Display

This month we are featuring books all about gardening. Wondering about tips & tricks to get your garden alive & kicking? Want to know what flowers and vegetables would be good for your garden? Going to build your own backyard oasis? Come check out these books and get started today! Be sure to pick up…

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Mother’s Day Reads Booklist

Mother's Day Graphic

5 Reads for Mother’s Day Mother’s Day is right around the corner. Check out these titles available at the library. Breathe, Mama, Breathe by Shonda Moralis Moralis shares 65 strategies to help you turn everyday moments into your own mindful breaks: over coffee, while bottle- or breast-feeding, in the car, after a meltdown (yours or…

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