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 author, the book, its themes, and importance. Her presentation will be followed by small group discussions and refreshments. A limited number of books are available for checkout at the library. To register for this event click here:

This program is provided by Oklahoma Humanities & the Oklahoma Department of Libraries through partnerships with PBS & OETA. Books are provided by Friends of Libraries in OK & Friends of the OK Center for the Book. Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this program do not necessarily represent those of the program sponsors.

The program is free and open to the public. For more information, visit the Enid Public Library’s website at, call 580-234-6313, or email

The Enid Public Library is located at 120 W. Maine. Library hours are Monday–Thursday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.