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  • Good Deeds and Reads Round Out Summer Reading Program
    Posted on: Tuesday, June 30, 2015

    Two new components of the Metropolitan Library’s Summer Reading program give participants the options to Read It Forward and pay it forward. Historically, the program offers the benefits of reading, reaching goals, attending entertaining and educational events and earning incentives and drawing prizes, but now readers can do good deeds too.

  • Posted on: Thursday, June 25, 2015
  • Posted on: Thursday, June 11, 2015

    Summer at the library isn’t just for kids anymore. Adults now have their own reading program and the chance to take a break at interesting events like Adventures in the World of Mythology. Science Museum Oklahoma opens up a discussion about the gods, heroes and monsters of old at three libraries this summer. Explore the ancient lore that continues to engage imaginations.

  • Posted on: Wednesday, June 03, 2015

    The Big Bad Wolf is on the loose in Midwest and it’s up to the citizens to catch him! Take a walk through an interactive story that leads participants on a journey through Joe B. Barnes Regional Park Thursday, June 4, from 9 a.m. though 12 p.m.

  • Posted on: Sunday, May 31, 2015

    Join the Hunger Dames as they navigate the fun world of YA Lit.

  • Libraries Bring the Arts to Your Neighborhood
    Posted on: Thursday, May 28, 2015

    Neighborhood Arts programs are a summer staple at the Metropolitan Library System. This June and July, the entertainment line-up is full of fun, energetic performances from favorite artists and some new ones too.

  • Posted on: Wednesday, May 27, 2015
  • Be a Hero at Metro Libraries This Summer
    Posted on: Wednesday, May 27, 2015

    I read for 20!” That’s the motto this summer at metro libraries for the reading program that packs a lot of punch.

    Last year a new reading program with online tracking and expanded participation for all ages was launched. This year, it returns with a superhero theme to boost appeal.

  • Posted on: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
  • Posted on: Monday, June 23, 2014

    On June 1, the Metropolitan Library System rolled out a brand new Summer Reading Program that increased access and encompassed all ages. So far, the program has been well received, reaching over 17,000 sign ups in Oklahoma County within the first two weeks. Participants can sign up online from any internet connected computer or device. The program offers mobile access to reading logs anytime, night or day.


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