Posts by Margo

November Newsletter

Dear Readers, Fall is finally here; chilly nights and early nightfall always make me want to snuggle under the covers with a good book. I hope that you are able to take the time to slow down and enjoy the season. Here are some highlights of November activities. The Great American Bestsellers Book Club (Tuesday,…

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Chase the Chill: Enid Edition

Help keep Enid warm this winter by donating hats, scarves, and mittens to Chase the Chill: Enid Edition. Donated items will be offered free of charge to anyone in need. Donations of new items should be brought to the donation bin on the second floor.

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2nd Tuesday Book Club: A Change in Altitude

    Join us on October 9, at 6:00 p.m. for a discussion on A Change in Altitude by Anita Shreve, a book which asks readers to think about whether you can separate “actions” from “unintended consequences.” Books are available for checkout at the first-floor service desk.

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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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Financial Fitness Workshop Series

 “How can I better manage my money?” “How can I safely invest?” “How do I buy a house?” “Is my credit rating important?” Are you feeling lost when comes to your finances?  Want to figure out how to plan for your future? The Enid Public Library located at 120 W. Maine will be offering free…

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Eat Your Words Cookbook Club

A book club for food lovers. Participants will check out a cookbook to coincide with the monthly theme and prepare a dish from the book to bring to the next book club. Books will be reviewed and dishes sampled. Yum! Don’t cook but still want to participate? No worries, we will find an easy no-cook…

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2nd Tuesday Book Club: The Lake of Dreams

Join us September 11, 2018, for a discussion of Kim Edward’s The Lake of Dreams, a powerful family drama and unforgettable story of love lost and found. Books may be checked out at the circulation desk. 

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Great American Bestseller Book Club Launches

The Enid Public Library is launching a new book club in September called the Great American Bestseller Book Club. This book club explores the relationship between popularity and quality in American fiction and how books have captivated and shaped America. Each week will feature a 30-minute presentation by Professor Peter Conn (Great Courses), followed by group…

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Monty Python After-Hours

Join us for an after-hours screening of Monty Python and the Holy Grail. Costumes, props, and singing along are highly recommended. Prizes for a trivia contest and best costume. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Do you know the airspeed velocity of an unladen swallow?  

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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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