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STEAM Workshop

2018-12-10 13:30:00 2018-12-10 14:30:00 America/Chicago STEAM Workshop Homeschoolers, this program is for you! Enjoy STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, mathematics) activities for ages 5-12. Class size is limited. Register online or call 918-549-7323. Central Library

Monday, December 10
1:30pm - 2:30pm

Add to Calendar 2018-12-10 13:30:00 2018-12-10 14:30:00 America/Chicago STEAM Workshop Homeschoolers, this program is for you! Enjoy STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, mathematics) activities for ages 5-12. Class size is limited. Register online or call 918-549-7323. Central Library

Central Library

Mary K. Chapman Children's Meeting Room (104)

Homeschoolers, this program is for you! Enjoy STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, mathematics) activities for ages 5-12. Class size is limited. Register online or call 918-549-7323.

Central Library

Phone: 918.549.7323

Branch manager
Buddy Ingalls

Hours
We're closed Monday May 27
Mon, May 20 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, May 21 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, May 22 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, May 23 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, May 24 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, May 25 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, May 26 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch

Parking rates & details.

Services

  • Audio Induction Looping, Auditorium Access
  • AWE Early Literacy Computer
  • Bike Locks
  • Business Center
  • Checkout laptops for in-library use
  • Meeting Room(s)
  • Public Access Computers
  • Public Fax
  • WiFi
  • Wireless printing

Upcoming events

Sun, May 26, All day
Explore the sounds of hip-hop by engaging with our turntable. While you're there, take a look at the art provided by Black Moon Collective and Clean Hands. Located on the first... more
Explore the sounds of hip-hop by engaging with our turntable. While you're there, take a look at the art provided by Black Moon Collective and Clean Hands. Located on the first floor.

Canceled
Mon, May 27, All day
Explore the sounds of hip-hop by engaging with our turntable. While you're there, take a look at the art provided by Black Moon Collective and Clean Hands. Located on the first... more
Explore the sounds of hip-hop by engaging with our turntable. While you're there, take a look at the art provided by Black Moon Collective and Clean Hands. Located on the first floor.

Tue, May 28, All day
Explore the sounds of hip-hop by engaging with our turntable. While you're there, take a look at the art provided by Black Moon Collective and Clean Hands. Located on the first... more
Explore the sounds of hip-hop by engaging with our turntable. While you're there, take a look at the art provided by Black Moon Collective and Clean Hands. Located on the first floor.

Canceled
Tue, May 28, 10:00am - 11:30am
Bring the whole family for this 0-to-5 storytime! There’s something for everyone – simple songs and books for the little ones, more interactive stories and activities for... more
Bring the whole family for this 0-to-5 storytime! There’s something for everyone – simple songs and books for the little ones, more interactive stories and activities for your older children.

Tue, May 28, 10:00am - 11:00am
Aaronson Auditorium (L01)
Tommy Terrific will take us on an exploration of space through the world of magic. Learn facts about our universe while exploring stars, planets and rockets. Ideal for ages 0-7.

Tue, May 28, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Tandy Garden
All skill levels are welcome to join us for this beginning yoga class taught by certified yoga instructor Christine Von de Veld. Bring your own yoga mat or use one of ours. For... more
All skill levels are welcome to join us for this beginning yoga class taught by certified yoga instructor Christine Von de Veld. Bring your own yoga mat or use one of ours. For adults and teens.

Tue, May 28, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Digital Literacy Lab (216)
Want to learn more about the AEP/PSO Foundation Digital Literacy Lab? Come and see what we’re about! Registration is required. Register online or call 918-549-7323. For... more
Want to learn more about the AEP/PSO Foundation Digital Literacy Lab? Come and see what we’re about! Registration is required. Register online or call 918-549-7323. For adults and teens.

Tue, May 28, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Digital Literacy Lab (216)
Looking to save your family history in a more updated format? Learn how you can use our digitization equipment for your genealogy projects. Registration required. Register... more
Looking to save your family history in a more updated format? Learn how you can use our digitization equipment for your genealogy projects. Registration required. Register online or call 918-549-7323.

Wed, May 29, All day
Explore the sounds of hip-hop by engaging with our turntable. While you're there, take a look at the art provided by Black Moon Collective and Clean Hands. Located on the first... more
Explore the sounds of hip-hop by engaging with our turntable. While you're there, take a look at the art provided by Black Moon Collective and Clean Hands. Located on the first floor.

Wed, May 29, 10:00am - 11:30am
Tandy Garden
Bring your babies for bubbles and books, and your toddlers for trikes and tales! Our songs, stories, games and activities will aid in developing your child's early literacy skills.

Wed, May 29, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Tandy Garden
Join us for a movie in the garden to celebrate this year's Adult Summer Reading Program theme: "A Universe of Stories."

Thu, May 30, All day
Explore the sounds of hip-hop by engaging with our turntable. While you're there, take a look at the art provided by Black Moon Collective and Clean Hands. Located on the first... more
Explore the sounds of hip-hop by engaging with our turntable. While you're there, take a look at the art provided by Black Moon Collective and Clean Hands. Located on the first floor.

Thu, May 30, 10:00am - 11:00am
Tandy Garden
Join us in the garden for outside fun and games! For ages 5-10.

Thu, May 30, 10:00am - 11:00am
41st and Riverside
Join the Imagination Station for stories and songs in the park. Bring a blanket or a lawn chair. Afterward, cool off in the splash pad. LOCATION: QuikTrip Plaza at River Parks,... more
Join the Imagination Station for stories and songs in the park. Bring a blanket or a lawn chair. Afterward, cool off in the splash pad. LOCATION: QuikTrip Plaza at River Parks, 41st and Riverside

Thu, May 30, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Pocahontas Greadington Learning & Creativity Center
Read or listen to "The Immortalists" by Chloe Benjamin and then join us for a discussion of the novel. For adults.

Thu, May 30, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Maker Space
See a demonstration of our desktop CNC carver. We'll discuss how the machine works, software used and projects that can be created. Registration is required. Register online or... more
See a demonstration of our desktop CNC carver. We'll discuss how the machine works, software used and projects that can be created. Registration is required. Register online or call 918-549-7323.
This event is full

Fri, May 31, All day
Explore the sounds of hip-hop by engaging with our turntable. While you're there, take a look at the art provided by Black Moon Collective and Clean Hands. Located on the first... more
Explore the sounds of hip-hop by engaging with our turntable. While you're there, take a look at the art provided by Black Moon Collective and Clean Hands. Located on the first floor.

Fri, May 31, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Tandy Garden
Grab your picnic basket and blanket and come to watch a movie with us in our garden. For ages 12 and younger.

Mon, Jun 03, 9:00am - 12:00pm
Zink Family Large Group Study Room (201)
Health care can be confusing. Not sure if you qualify? Not sure where to start? The folks at Tulsa Healthcare Coverage Program are here to help.

Mon, Jun 03, 10:00am - 11:00am
Aaronson Auditorium (L01)
In this upbeat, interactive concert, nationally touring Laura Doherty gets kids engaged from the first strum of her acoustic guitar as she performs songs from her five... more
In this upbeat, interactive concert, nationally touring Laura Doherty gets kids engaged from the first strum of her acoustic guitar as she performs songs from her five award-winning children’s CDs.

Mon, Jun 03, 10:30am - 11:30am
Digital Literacy Lab (216)
Open Lab is a time for you to work on your own projects, and explore computer coding, photo editing, digital art and more. Registration is required. Register online or call... more
Open Lab is a time for you to work on your own projects, and explore computer coding, photo editing, digital art and more. Registration is required. Register online or call 918-549-7323.

Mon, Jun 03, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Mary K. Chapman Children's Meeting Room (104)
Explore the downtown sky at night. This family friendly event will feature high-powered telescopes, an activity about the universe, constellation face painting and augmented... more
Explore the downtown sky at night. This family friendly event will feature high-powered telescopes, an activity about the universe, constellation face painting and augmented reality stargazing.

Tue, Jun 04, 10:00am - 11:30am
Mary K. Chapman Children's Meeting Room (104)
Bring the whole family for this 0-to-5 storytime! There’s something for everyone – simple songs and books for the little ones, more interactive stories and activities for... more
Bring the whole family for this 0-to-5 storytime! There’s something for everyone – simple songs and books for the little ones, more interactive stories and activities for your older children.

Tue, Jun 04, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Tandy Garden
All skill levels are welcome to join us for this beginning yoga class taught by certified yoga instructor Christine Von de Veld. Bring your own yoga mat or use one of ours. For... more
All skill levels are welcome to join us for this beginning yoga class taught by certified yoga instructor Christine Von de Veld. Bring your own yoga mat or use one of ours. For adults and teens.

Tue, Jun 04, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Pocahontas Greadington – Main
Join us as we discuss real-world matters through the lens of fiction. Novel Talk features a panel of speakers using past and present literature to explore contemporary issues.... more
Join us as we discuss real-world matters through the lens of fiction. Novel Talk features a panel of speakers using past and present literature to explore contemporary issues. For adults.

Wed, Jun 05, 10:00am - 11:30am
Tandy Garden
Bring your babies for bubbles and books, and your toddlers for trikes and tales! Our songs, stories, games and activities will aid in developing your child's early literacy skills.

Wed, Jun 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Maker Space
Join us for intergalactic painting on canvas! Supplies are limited. Registration is required. Register online or call 918-549-7323. For ages 12-18.

Wed, Jun 05, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Pocahontas Greadington Learning & Creativity Center
Kick off the Adult Summer Reading Program with NASA Director of Planetary Science Jim Green.

Thu, Jun 06, 10:00am - 11:00am
Tandy Garden
Join us in the garden for outside fun and games! For ages 5-10.

Thu, Jun 06, 10:00am - 11:00am
41st and Riverside
Join the Imagination Station for stories and songs in the park. Bring a blanket or a lawn chair. Afterward, cool off in the splash pad. LOCATION: QuikTrip Plaza at River Parks,... more
Join the Imagination Station for stories and songs in the park. Bring a blanket or a lawn chair. Afterward, cool off in the splash pad. LOCATION: QuikTrip Plaza at River Parks, 41st and Riverside

Fri, Jun 07, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Tandy Garden
Grab your picnic basket and blanket and come to watch a movie with us in our garden. For ages 12 and younger.

Fri, Jun 07, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Mary K. Chapman Children's Meeting Room (104)
Begin your downtown First Friday experience at Central Library! We will explore artists and various types of artwork while your young artist creates a masterpiece of his/her... more
Begin your downtown First Friday experience at Central Library! We will explore artists and various types of artwork while your young artist creates a masterpiece of his/her own! For ages 5-12.

Sat, Jun 08, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Mary K. Chapman Children's Meeting Room (104)
Registered therapy dogs are excellent listeners. Kids ages 5-12 are invited to read their favorite books to a furry, four-pawed friend.

Mon, Jun 10, 10:00am - 11:00am
Aaronson Auditorium (L01)
Dustin Reudelhuber of Tulsa Balloons takes bubbles to the max in this comedy, educational bubble extravaganza.

Mon, Jun 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Maker Space
Lights, canvas, constellations, oh my! We're bringing the night sky into the Maker Space with light-up canvas art. Space is limited. Registration is required. Register online.... more
Lights, canvas, constellations, oh my! We're bringing the night sky into the Maker Space with light-up canvas art. Space is limited. Registration is required. Register online. For ages 12-18.

Mon, Jun 10, 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Aaronson Auditorium (L01)
Don Ryan has long been one of Tulsa's most popular musicians.

Mon, Jun 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Tandy Garden
Enjoy this STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, mathematics) activity for ages 5-12.

Mon, Jun 10, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Digital Literacy Lab (216)
Looking to save your family history in a more updated format? Learn how you can use our digitization equipment for your genealogy projects. Registration required. Register... more
Looking to save your family history in a more updated format? Learn how you can use our digitization equipment for your genealogy projects. Registration required. Register online or call 918-549-7323.

Mon, Jun 10, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Maker Space
See a demonstration of how to screen print your own T-shirts using stencils. We'll discuss how the process works, software used and types of projects that can be made.... more
See a demonstration of how to screen print your own T-shirts using stencils. We'll discuss how the process works, software used and types of projects that can be made. Registration is required.

Mon, Jun 10, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Mary K. Chapman Children's Meeting Room (104)
Bring the whole family for this storytime geared toward children ages 0 to 5! Learn and enjoy songs, stories, and activities that will aid in developing your child's early... more
Bring the whole family for this storytime geared toward children ages 0 to 5! Learn and enjoy songs, stories, and activities that will aid in developing your child's early literacy skills.

Tue, Jun 11, 10:00am - 11:30am
Mary K. Chapman Children's Meeting Room (104)
Bring the whole family for this 0-to-5 storytime! There’s something for everyone – simple songs and books for the little ones, more interactive stories and activities for... more
Bring the whole family for this 0-to-5 storytime! There’s something for everyone – simple songs and books for the little ones, more interactive stories and activities for your older children.

Tue, Jun 11, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Tandy Garden
All skill levels are welcome to join us for this beginning yoga class taught by certified yoga instructor Christine Von de Veld. Bring your own yoga mat or use one of ours. For... more
All skill levels are welcome to join us for this beginning yoga class taught by certified yoga instructor Christine Von de Veld. Bring your own yoga mat or use one of ours. For adults and teens.

Tue, Jun 11, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Digital Literacy Lab (216)
Want to learn more about the AEP/PSO Foundation Digital Literacy Lab? Come and see what we’re about! Registration is required. Register online or call 918-549-7323. For... more
Want to learn more about the AEP/PSO Foundation Digital Literacy Lab? Come and see what we’re about! Registration is required. Register online or call 918-549-7323. For adults and teens.

Wed, Jun 12, 9:00am - 12:00pm
Aaronson Auditorium (L01)
Learn about applying for a patent, registering a trademark, and resources and services of the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office for inventors, companies and interested... more
Learn about applying for a patent, registering a trademark, and resources and services of the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office for inventors, companies and interested individuals. Registration required.

Wed, Jun 12, 10:00am - 11:30am
Tandy Garden
Bring your babies for bubbles and books, and your toddlers for trikes and tales! Our songs, stories, games and activities will aid in developing your child's early literacy skills.

Wed, Jun 12, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Tandy Garden
Join us for a movie in the garden to celebrate this year's Adult Summer Reading Program theme: "A Universe of Stories."

Thu, Jun 13, 10:00am - 11:00am
Tandy Garden
Join us in the garden for outside fun and games! For ages 5-10.

Thu, Jun 13, 10:00am - 11:00am
41st and Riverside
Join the Imagination Station for stories and songs in the park. Bring a blanket or a lawn chair. Afterward, cool off in the splash pad. LOCATION: QuikTrip Plaza at River Parks,... more
Join the Imagination Station for stories and songs in the park. Bring a blanket or a lawn chair. Afterward, cool off in the splash pad. LOCATION: QuikTrip Plaza at River Parks, 41st and Riverside

Thu, Jun 13, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Digital Literacy Lab (216)
Learn the basics of editing in Photoshop. You must have experience using a computer, mouse and the internet. Registration is required. Register online or call 918-549-7323. For... more
Learn the basics of editing in Photoshop. You must have experience using a computer, mouse and the internet. Registration is required. Register online or call 918-549-7323. For adults.

Thu, Jun 13, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Maker Space
See a demonstration of our 3D printer. We'll discuss how the printer works, software used and 3D projects done by other customers. Registration is required. Register online or... more
See a demonstration of our 3D printer. We'll discuss how the printer works, software used and 3D projects done by other customers. Registration is required. Register online or call 918-549-7323.

Fri, Jun 14, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Tandy Garden
Grab your picnic basket and blanket and come to watch a movie with us in our garden. For ages 12 and younger.

Fri, Jun 14, 12:15pm - 1:00pm
Aaronson Auditorium (L01)
Bring a brown-bag lunch, craft or art project, and cozy in with us while listening to local orators delight you with some of their favorite reads. Light bites are provided!

Mon, Jun 17, 9:00am - 12:00pm
Zink Family Large Group Study Room (201)
Health care can be confusing. Not sure if you qualify? Not sure where to start? The folks at Tulsa Healthcare Coverage Program are here to help.

Mon, Jun 17, 10:00am - 11:00am
Aaronson Auditorium (L01)
Children explore music through movement and instruments as they play with egg shakers, bells, rhythm sticks, drums and maracas in this fun, interactive program for parents and... more
Children explore music through movement and instruments as they play with egg shakers, bells, rhythm sticks, drums and maracas in this fun, interactive program for parents and kids. Register online.

Mon, Jun 17, 10:30am - 11:30am
Digital Literacy Lab (216)
Open Lab is a time for you to work on your own projects, and explore computer coding, photo editing, digital art and more. Registration is required. Register online or call... more
Open Lab is a time for you to work on your own projects, and explore computer coding, photo editing, digital art and more. Registration is required. Register online or call 918-549-7323.

Mon, Jun 17, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Aaronson Auditorium (L01)
A RSVP/OSU Opioid Awareness Educator volunteer will educate and inform the community about the personal, family and community risks of opioid addiction. For adults.

Mon, Jun 17, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Mary K. Chapman Children's Meeting Room (104)
Bring the whole family for this storytime geared toward children ages 0 to 5! Learn and enjoy songs, stories, and activities that will aid in developing your child's early... more
Bring the whole family for this storytime geared toward children ages 0 to 5! Learn and enjoy songs, stories, and activities that will aid in developing your child's early literacy skills.

Tue, Jun 18, 10:00am - 11:30am
Mary K. Chapman Children's Meeting Room (104)
Bring the whole family for this 0-to-5 storytime! There’s something for everyone – simple songs and books for the little ones, more interactive stories and activities for... more
Bring the whole family for this 0-to-5 storytime! There’s something for everyone – simple songs and books for the little ones, more interactive stories and activities for your older children.

Tue, Jun 18, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Tandy Garden
All skill levels are welcome to join us for this beginning yoga class taught by certified yoga instructor Christine Von de Veld. Bring your own yoga mat or use one of ours. For... more
All skill levels are welcome to join us for this beginning yoga class taught by certified yoga instructor Christine Von de Veld. Bring your own yoga mat or use one of ours. For adults and teens.

Wed, Jun 19, 10:00am - 11:30am
Tandy Garden
Bring your babies for bubbles and books, and your toddlers for trikes and tales! Our songs, stories, games and activities will aid in developing your child's early literacy skills.

Thu, Jun 20, 10:00am - 11:00am
Tandy Garden
Join us in the garden for outside fun and games! For ages 5-10.

Thu, Jun 20, 10:00am - 11:00am
41st and Riverside
Join the Imagination Station for stories and songs in the park. Bring a blanket or a lawn chair. Afterward, cool off in the splash pad. LOCATION: QuikTrip Plaza at River Parks,... more
Join the Imagination Station for stories and songs in the park. Bring a blanket or a lawn chair. Afterward, cool off in the splash pad. LOCATION: QuikTrip Plaza at River Parks, 41st and Riverside

Thu, Jun 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Pocahontas Greadington Learning & Creativity Center
Are you a romance lover? This book club is for you! Join us as we discuss "99 Percent Mine" by Sally Thorne, a story about a photographer and her childhood crush.

Thu, Jun 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Maker Space
See a demonstration of our laser engraver. We'll discuss how the machine works, software used and projects done by other customers. Registration is required. Register online or... more
See a demonstration of our laser engraver. We'll discuss how the machine works, software used and projects done by other customers. Registration is required. Register online or call 918-549-7323.

Fri, Jun 21, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Tandy Garden
Grab your picnic basket and blanket and come to watch a movie with us in our garden. For ages 12 and younger.

Mon, Jun 24, 10:00am - 11:00am
Aaronson Auditorium (L01)
There's never a dull moment with Chris Capstone and his fun, interactive magic tricks!

Mon, Jun 24, 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Aaronson Auditorium (L01)
Spend your lunch listening to the dynamic duo Jana Jae and Jim Paul Blair.

Mon, Jun 24, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Mary K. Chapman Children's Meeting Room (104)
Bring the whole family for this storytime geared toward children ages 0 to 5! Learn and enjoy songs, stories, and activities that will aid in developing your child's early... more
Bring the whole family for this storytime geared toward children ages 0 to 5! Learn and enjoy songs, stories, and activities that will aid in developing your child's early literacy skills.

Tue, Jun 25, 10:00am - 11:30am
Mary K. Chapman Children's Meeting Room (104)
Bring the whole family for this 0-to-5 storytime! There’s something for everyone – simple songs and books for the little ones, more interactive stories and activities for... more
Bring the whole family for this 0-to-5 storytime! There’s something for everyone – simple songs and books for the little ones, more interactive stories and activities for your older children.

Tue, Jun 25, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Tandy Garden
All skill levels are welcome to join us for this beginning yoga class taught by certified yoga instructor Christine Von de Veld. Bring your own yoga mat or use one of ours. For... more
All skill levels are welcome to join us for this beginning yoga class taught by certified yoga instructor Christine Von de Veld. Bring your own yoga mat or use one of ours. For adults and teens.

Tue, Jun 25, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Digital Literacy Lab (216)
Learn the basics of editing in Adobe Lightroom. You must have experience using a computer, mouse and the internet. Registration is required. Register online or call... more
Learn the basics of editing in Adobe Lightroom. You must have experience using a computer, mouse and the internet. Registration is required. Register online or call 918-549-7323. For adults.