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Wednesday, June 3, 2015

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Personal Migrations

Personal Migrations

Mon, 06/01/2015 (All day) to Sat, 08/01/2015 (All day)

Audience: 
Teens
Adults
Systemwide Series: 
One Book, One Tulsa

The theme for the 2015 Adult Summer Reading Program is "Migrations." The selection for One Book, One Tulsa is Isabel Wilkerson's "The Warmth of Other Suns," which tells the story of The Great Migration. Drop by the library, sign up for the program, and while you're here mark the spot on our world map to illustrate your family's migration.

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Brought to you by
Tulsa Library Trust
 
 
 
Tulsa: A New Home

Tulsa: A New Home

Mon, 06/01/2015 (All day) to Fri, 07/31/2015 (All day)

Audience: 
Teens
Adults
Systemwide Series: 
One Book, One Tulsa

This exhibit celebrates early Jewish immigrants to Tulsa and their impact on the broader community. An online exhibit complements and extends our physical exhibit and presents a more in-depth look at some of our collections. Visit http://guides.tulsalibrary.org/jewishimmigrants to view the online exhibit. Sponsored by the Tulsa Library Trust and the Sherwin Miller Museum of Jewish Art.

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9am
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 9:30am to 9:50am
Wed, 06/10/2015 - 9:30am to 9:50am
Wed, 06/17/2015 - 9:30am to 9:50am
Wed, 06/24/2015 - 9:30am to 9:50am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

Learn and enjoy songs, stories and activities that are just right for your little one at this lapsit storytime. For newborns to 2-year-olds and their caregivers.

06/03/2015 - 9:30am to 9:50am
 
10am
 
Bilingual Storytime/Cuentos Bilingües

Bilingual Storytime/Cuentos Bilingües

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am
Wed, 06/10/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am
Wed, 06/17/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am
Wed, 06/24/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am
Wed, 07/01/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am

Audience: 
All Ages
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program
Language: 
English / Spanish

Enjoy stories, songs and activities in English and Spanish. For all ages./Cuentos, canciones y actividades en inglés y español. Para todas las edades.

06/03/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Wed, 06/10/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Wed, 06/17/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Wed, 06/24/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

Learn and enjoy songs, stories and activities that are just right for your little one at this lapsit storytime. For newborns to 2-year-olds and their caregivers.

06/03/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
 
 
 
 
American Indian Dances and Storytelling With Mike and Lisa Pahsetopah

American Indian Dances and Storytelling With Mike and Lisa Pahsetopah

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Audience: 
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool
Children - Elementary School
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

Listen to traditional storytelling and see spectacular dances, including women’s dance styles such as buckskin, Southern cloth, jingle and fancy shawl. For ages 12 and younger.

06/03/2015 - 10:00am to 11:00am
 
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 10:00am to 10:15am
Wed, 06/10/2015 - 10:00am to 10:15am
Wed, 06/17/2015 - 10:00am to 10:15am
Wed, 06/24/2015 - 10:00am to 10:15am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers

Special Instructions: 
For newborns to 2-year-olds and their caregivers
06/03/2015 - 10:00am to 10:15am
 
 
 
 
PAWs for Reading With Miss Marley

PAWs for Reading With Miss Marley

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am
Wed, 06/10/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am
Wed, 06/17/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am
Wed, 06/24/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am

Audience: 
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool
Children - Elementary School

Come and read to Miss Marley, our four-legged friend, and take home a free book provided by the Tulsa Library Trust. For ages 2-12.

06/03/2015 - 10:00am to 10:45am
 
 
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 10:00am to 10:20am
Wed, 06/10/2015 - 10:00am to 10:20am
Wed, 06/17/2015 - 10:00am to 10:20am
Wed, 06/24/2015 - 10:00am to 10:20am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

Learn and enjoy songs, stories and activities that are just right for your little one at this lapsit storytime. For newborns to 2-year-olds and their caregivers.

06/03/2015 - 10:00am to 10:20am
 
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Wed, 06/10/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Wed, 06/17/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Wed, 06/24/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Audience: 
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

The best in children's literature, songs, games, finger plays, rhymes and other reading-related activities are shared with your preschooler. For ages 3-5.

06/03/2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am
 
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 10:15am to 10:45am
Wed, 06/03/2015 - 10:15am to 10:45am
Wed, 06/10/2015 - 10:15am to 10:45am
Wed, 06/17/2015 - 10:15am to 10:45am
Wed, 06/24/2015 - 10:15am to 10:45am

Audience: 
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

The best in children's literature, songs, games, finger plays, rhymes and other reading-related activities are shared with your preschooler. For ages 2-5 with their caregivers.

06/03/2015 - 10:15am to 10:45am
 
 
Toddler Storytime

Toddler Storytime

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 06/10/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 06/17/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 06/24/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am

Audience: 
Children - Toddlers
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

Enjoy the best in stories, songs, rhymes and finger plays while meeting other toddlers from the neighborhood. For ages 2-3 and their caregivers.

06/03/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
 
Cartooning/Illustration Workshop With Morgan Taylor

Cartooning/Illustration Workshop With Morgan Taylor

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Audience: 
Children - Elementary School
Children - Tweens
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

Morgan Taylor guides students through a step-by-step character-building project focused around his own work on the award-winning Gustafer Yellowgold DVD/CD series. Topics include anatomy, character study and development. For ages 5-12.

06/03/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
 
 
 
Indiana Bones, “Keeper of Legends”

Indiana Bones, “Keeper of Legends”

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Audience: 
Children - Elementary School
Children - Tweens
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

Combining archaeology, action, adventure, ancient legends, mythology and folklore, Indy thrills and educates audiences with his unique storytelling abilities. For ages 5-12.

Special Instructions: 
Seating is limited. Children given first priority. Adults admitted if space available
06/03/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 06/10/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 06/17/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 06/24/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am

Audience: 
Children - Preschool

Themes are: June 3, "At the Beach"; June 10, "Fish"; June 17, "Sea Horses"; and June 24, "Octopus." For ages 3-5.

06/03/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
 
 
Stay and Play

Stay and Play

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 06/10/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 06/17/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 06/24/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

For babies and toddlers, playing is learning! After our regularly scheduled storytime, join us for games, toys and activities that foster critical early literacy skills. For ages 5 and younger with their caregivers.

06/03/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
 
 
 
Super Awesome Storytime

Super Awesome Storytime

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 06/10/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 06/17/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Wed, 06/24/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool
Children - Elementary School
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

Discover the origin stories and continuing adventures of your favorite heroes every week during the summer. For ages 11 and younger.

06/03/2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
 
 
 
Stay and Play Storytime

Stay and Play Storytime

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Wed, 06/03/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Wed, 06/10/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Wed, 06/17/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Wed, 06/24/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Audience: 
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

Enjoy stories, songs and rhymes, and then stay after for games and activities that foster early literacy skills. For ages 5 and younger.

06/03/2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
 
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 10:30am to 10:50am
Wed, 06/10/2015 - 10:30am to 10:50am
Wed, 06/17/2015 - 10:30am to 10:50am
Wed, 06/24/2015 - 10:30am to 10:50am

Audience: 
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

The best in children's literature, songs, games, finger plays, rhymes and other reading-related activities are shared with your preschooler. For ages 3-5.

06/03/2015 - 10:30am to 10:50am
 
 
 
 
Stay and Play Storytime

Stay and Play Storytime

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 10:30am to 10:50am
Wed, 06/10/2015 - 10:30am to 10:50am
Wed, 06/17/2015 - 10:30am to 10:50am
Wed, 06/24/2015 - 10:30am to 10:50am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

For babies and toddlers, playing is learning! Enjoy storytime and then stay after for games, toys and activities that foster critical early literacy skills. For newborns to 2-year-olds and their caregivers.

06/03/2015 - 10:30am to 10:50am
 
11am
 
 
 
Storytime With Miss Brittany

Storytime With Miss Brittany

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 11:00am to 11:30am
Wed, 06/10/2015 - 11:00am to 11:30am
Wed, 06/17/2015 - 11:00am to 11:30am
Wed, 06/24/2015 - 11:00am to 11:30am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers
Children - Preschool

Listen to stories and sing songs. For ages 6 and younger.

06/03/2015 - 11:00am to 11:30am
 
 
 
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 11:00am to 11:20am
Wed, 06/10/2015 - 11:00am to 11:20am
Wed, 06/17/2015 - 11:00am to 11:20am
Wed, 06/24/2015 - 11:00am to 11:20am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Children - Toddlers
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

Enjoy stories, action rhymes, fun flannels, music, bubbles and meeting other toddlers in the neighborhood. For ages 2-3 and their parents/caregivers.

06/03/2015 - 11:00am to 11:20am
 
 
My First Storytime

My First Storytime

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 11:00am to 11:20am
Wed, 06/03/2015 - 11:00am to 11:20am
Wed, 06/10/2015 - 11:00am to 11:20am
Wed, 06/17/2015 - 11:00am to 11:20am
Wed, 06/24/2015 - 11:00am to 11:20am

Audience: 
Children - Infants
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

Learn and enjoy songs, stories and activities that are just right for your little one at this lapsit storytime. For newborns to 2-year-olds and their caregivers.

06/03/2015 - 11:00am to 11:20am
 
12pm
 
Great Decisions

Great Decisions

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 12:30pm to 2:30pm

Audience: 
Adults

Great Decisions is America's largest discussion program on world affairs. Join other adults in a lively discussion analyzing current issues and their historical precedents. We will be summing up the discussions from February through May, including Russia, privacy, India, Middle East sectarianism, Syria, U.S. policy toward Africa and human trafficking.

06/03/2015 - 12:30pm to 2:30pm
 
1pm
 
Indiana Bones, “Keeper of Legends”

Indiana Bones, “Keeper of Legends”

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 1:00pm to 1:45pm

Audience: 
All Ages
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

Combining archaeology, action, adventure, ancient legends, mythology and folklore, Indy thrills and educates audiences with his unique storytelling abilities.

06/03/2015 - 1:00pm to 1:45pm
 
 
All Thumbs Knitters

All Thumbs Knitters

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Wed, 06/10/2015 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Wed, 06/17/2015 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Wed, 06/24/2015 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Audience: 
Adults

All levels of knitting expertise are welcome to join us for this fun and instructional afternoon.

06/03/2015 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
 
 
 
Cartooning/Illustration Workshop With Morgan Taylor

Cartooning/Illustration Workshop With Morgan Taylor

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Audience: 
Children - Tweens
Teens
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

Morgan Taylor guides students through a step-by-step character-building project focused around his own work on the award-winning Gustafer Yellowgold DVD/CD series. Topics include anatomy, character study and development. For ages 7-16.

06/03/2015 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
 
 
 
Jeff Cauthen Presents Ventriloquism/Magic

Jeff Cauthen Presents Ventriloquism/Magic

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Audience: 
Children - Tweens
Teens
Systemwide Series: 
Teen/Tween Summer Reading Program

This dynamic show features ventriloquism and magic tricks, such as needle "swallowing." For ages 13-18.

06/03/2015 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
 
 
Really Basic Computer Class

Really Basic Computer Class

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm

Audience: 
Adults

Really Basic Computer Class

This class is designed for new computer users who have little or no previous experience using computers, Windows, a mouse or the Internet, and little or no knowledge of basic computer terms.

Special Instructions: 
Class is limited to 12 on a first-come, first-served basis
06/03/2015 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
 
2pm
 
The Great Children’s Lego Build-Off Competition

The Great Children’s Lego Build-Off Competition

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Audience: 
Children - Elementary School
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

Bring your Legos and assemble an original creation (not a Lego designed kit) based on the theme “Every Hero Has a Story!” You will have one hour to build from start to finish. Build the best and you will win a prize. Top three winners will advance to the next round competing against children from other Tulsa City-County Library branches at an event on July 24. Please note that this is an individual competition. Presented by the Hardesty Family Foundation. For grades 1-5.

06/03/2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
 
 
 
Board Game Day

Board Game Day

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Audience: 
Children - Tweens
Teens
Systemwide Series: 
Teen/Tween Summer Reading Program

If Monopoly, the game of Life and Connect Four are among your favorite board games, then join us for some fun! For ages 10-18.

06/03/2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
 
 
 
Balloons, Juggling and Fun With Dustin Reudelhuber

Balloons, Juggling and Fun With Dustin Reudelhuber

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Audience: 
Children - Elementary School
Children - Tweens
Systemwide Series: 
Children’s Summer Reading Program

Clown around with juggling and much more. Dustin’s performance is always a really exciting treat as you never know what to expect! For ages 5-12.

Special Instructions: 
Class size is limited
06/03/2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
 
3pm
 
 
Superhero Shrinky Dinks

Superhero Shrinky Dinks

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Audience: 
Children - Tweens
Teens
Systemwide Series: 
Teen/Tween Summer Reading Program

Pow! Kabam! Boom! Join us for pint-size super action with superhero Shrinky Dinks. Make your own heroes or use familiar favorites to assemble amazing and stupendous creations! For ages 10-18.

06/03/2015 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
 
 
 
Jeff Cauthen Presents Ventriloquism/Magic

Jeff Cauthen Presents Ventriloquism/Magic

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Audience: 
Children - Tweens
Teens
Systemwide Series: 
Teen/Tween Summer Reading Program

Ventriloquist and Magician Jeff Cauthen

Enjoy a hilarious time with a variety of wacky characters as they sing and tell stories.

This dynamic show features ventriloquism and magic tricks, such as needle "swallowing." For ages 10-18.

06/03/2015 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
 
4pm
 
 
Teen Time

Teen Time

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Wed, 06/17/2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Room: 
Audience: 
Children - Tweens
Teens
Systemwide Series: 
Teen/Tween Summer Reading Program

Enjoy Wii gaming and compete against your friends. For ages 10-18.

06/03/2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
 
7pm
 
Council Oak Men's Chorale

Council Oak Men's Chorale

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Audience: 
Adults

It's an annual tradition! In celebration of Pride Week, the library welcomes Council Oak Men's Chorale for a free preview of their summer concert.

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06/03/2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm