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Movies in the Garden: "E.T. The Extra Terrestrial" (1982)

2019-06-12 18:30:00 2019-06-12 21:00:00 America/Chicago Movies in the Garden: "E.T. The Extra Terrestrial" (1982) Join us for a movie in the garden to celebrate this year's Adult Summer Reading Program theme: "A Universe of Stories." If inclement weather, movie will be shown indoors. Central Library

Wednesday, June 12
6:30pm - 9:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-06-12 18:30:00 2019-06-12 21:00:00 America/Chicago Movies in the Garden: "E.T. The Extra Terrestrial" (1982) Join us for a movie in the garden to celebrate this year's Adult Summer Reading Program theme: "A Universe of Stories." If inclement weather, movie will be shown indoors. Central Library

Central Library

Tandy Garden

Join us for a movie in the garden to celebrate this year's Adult Summer Reading Program theme: "A Universe of Stories." If inclement weather, movie will be shown indoors.

In this classic '80s film from Steven Spielberg, a young boy summons the courage to help a friendly alien escape Earth and return to his home world. Rated PG-13. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.; movie starts at 7 p.m. Enjoy free popcorn! Bring your chairs and blankets.

Central Library

Phone: 918.549.7323

Branch manager
Buddy Ingalls

Hours
Mon, Jun 24 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jun 25 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jun 26 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jun 27 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jun 28 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jun 29 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jun 30 1:00PM to 5:00PM

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  • 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

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.
This event is full

Wed, Jun 26, 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 26, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
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 26, 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." If inclement weather, movie will be shown indoors.

Thu, Jun 27, 10:00am - 11:00am
Tandy Garden
Join us in the garden for outside fun and games! For ages 5-10.

Thu, Jun 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Pocahontas Greadington Learning & Creativity Center
Read or listen to "Apollo 8" by Jeffrey Kluger and then join us for a discussion of the novel. For adults.

Canceled
Thu, Jun 27, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
See a demonstration of our CNC Carver. We'll discuss how the carver works, software used and projects done by other customers. Registration is required. Register online or call... more
See a demonstration of our CNC Carver. We'll discuss how the carver works, software used and projects done by other customers. Registration is required. Register online or call 918-549-7323.

Fri, Jun 28, 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, Jul 01, 10:00am - 11:00am
Aaronson Auditorium (L01)
These Latin Grammy Award winners are back in town! Named by USA Today as the best new band on the children's music scene, this show is a hip-shaking, head-bopping, Los... more
These Latin Grammy Award winners are back in town! Named by USA Today as the best new band on the children's music scene, this show is a hip-shaking, head-bopping, Los Angeles-based explosion of fun!

Mon, Jul 01, 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.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 01, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Maker Space
Join Tiny Things by Bowen and create your own tiny magnets, necklaces, bookmarks and more! Come and make your tiny thing! Registration is required. Register online or call... more
Join Tiny Things by Bowen and create your own tiny magnets, necklaces, bookmarks and more! Come and make your tiny thing! Registration is required. Register online or call 918-549-7323.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 01, 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, Jul 02, 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, Jul 02, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Aaronson Auditorium (L01)
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, Jul 03, 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, Jul 03, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Mary K. Chapman Children's Meeting Room (104)
We're reaching for the stars when it comes to self-care. Join us for an hour of self-care crafts and take home your creations! Supplies are limited. Register online. For ages... more
We're reaching for the stars when it comes to self-care. Join us for an hour of self-care crafts and take home your creations! Supplies are limited. Register online. For ages 12-18.

Fri, Jul 05, 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, Jul 05, 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.

Mon, Jul 08, 10:00am - 11:00am
Aaronson Auditorium (L01)
Kelsey and Jeremy Philo perform an amazing glow circus show with a variety of astounding LED props including hula hoops, juggling, unicycling and more. Learn how to spin... more
Kelsey and Jeremy Philo perform an amazing glow circus show with a variety of astounding LED props including hula hoops, juggling, unicycling and more. Learn how to spin plates, juggle and more!

Mon, Jul 08, 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Aaronson Auditorium (L01)
Founder of the Midwest Harp Festival, Lorelei Barton has performed with the Tulsa Philharmonic, Tulsa Ballet, Tulsa Opera and a variety of chamber ensembles, as well as at many... more
Founder of the Midwest Harp Festival, Lorelei Barton has performed with the Tulsa Philharmonic, Tulsa Ballet, Tulsa Opera and a variety of chamber ensembles, as well as at many festivals.

Mon, Jul 08, 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, Jul 09, 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, Jul 09, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Aaronson Auditorium (L01)
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, Jul 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
Tandy Garden
News anchors from Tulsa's Channel 8 will read their favorite children's books and share how vital reading is to understanding news events around the world.

Wed, Jul 10, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
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.

Thu, Jul 11, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Pocahontas Greadington Learning & Creativity Center
Take a tour of the night sky! Planetarium can seat up to 30 participants at a time, with multiple sessions occurring throughout the day. Also includes NASA, space and Earth... more
Take a tour of the night sky! Planetarium can seat up to 30 participants at a time, with multiple sessions occurring throughout the day. Also includes NASA, space and Earth science exhibits.

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

Thu, Jul 11, 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.

Fri, Jul 12, 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, Jul 12, 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.

Sat, Jul 13, 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, Jul 15, 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, Jul 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Tandy Garden
Enjoy STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, mathematics) activities for ages 5-12.

Mon, Jul 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Maker Space
See a demonstration of our screen printer using stencils. We'll discuss how the machine works, software used and projects that can be created. Registration is required and... more
See a demonstration of our screen printer using stencils. We'll discuss how the machine works, software used and projects that can be created. Registration is required and seating is limited. 

Mon, Jul 15, 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, Jul 16, 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, Jul 16, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Aaronson Auditorium (L01)
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, Jul 17, 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, Jul 17, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Pocahontas Greadington Learning & Creativity Center
New York-based artist and author of "An Artist’s America" Michael Albert brings his hands-on cereal-box collage workshop. Registration is required.

Thu, Jul 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
Tandy Garden
Join us in the garden for outside fun and games! For ages 5-10.

Thu, Jul 18, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Mary K. Chapman Children's Meeting Room (104)
Are you a romance lover? This book club is for you! Join us as we discuss "The Duchess Deal" by Tessa Dare, a regency romance about a woman in a dress and a brooding duke.

Thu, Jul 18, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Maker Space
See a demonstration of our laser engraver and learn how you can use it to make your own projects. Registration is required and seating is limited. 

Fri, Jul 19, 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, Jul 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
Aaronson Auditorium (L01)
From story songs to movement songs, Staci's music has something for everyone! Come and check out "The Crocodile Dance" and "Big Bubble Be Bop"!

Mon, Jul 22, 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Aaronson Auditorium (L01)
Vocalist Janet Rutland will delight us with the music of Rodgers and Hammerstein, whose music includes "Oklahoma!" Violinist Shelby Eicher and pianist Scott McQuade will... more
Vocalist Janet Rutland will delight us with the music of Rodgers and Hammerstein, whose music includes "Oklahoma!" Violinist Shelby Eicher and pianist Scott McQuade will accompany her.

Mon, Jul 22, 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, Jul 23, 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, Jul 23, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
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, Jul 23, 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, Jul 23, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Pocahontas Greadington Learning & Creativity Center
We're traveling to a galaxy far far away. Join us for "Star Wars" themed activities and crafts, cosplay contest, photo booth and showing of the movie "The Last Jedi."... more
We're traveling to a galaxy far far away. Join us for "Star Wars" themed activities and crafts, cosplay contest, photo booth and showing of the movie "The Last Jedi." Registration is required.

Tue, Jul 23, 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, Jul 24, 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, Jul 24, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Pocahontas Greadington – Main
Grab some brainy friends and test your trivia tenacity on science, history, books, art and more! Teams can have up to four players. For ages 16 and up.

Thu, Jul 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Tandy Garden
Join us in the garden for outside fun and games! For ages 5-10.

Thu, Jul 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Pocahontas Greadington Learning & Creativity Center
Read or listen to "The Hot Kid" by Elmore Leonard and then join us for a discussion of the novel. For adults.

Thu, Jul 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Mary K. Chapman Children's Meeting Room (104)
Join us for alien slime making! Supplies are limited. Registration is required. Register online or call 918-549-7323. For ages 12-18.

Thu, Jul 25, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Maker Space
See a demonstration of our desktop router and learn how you can use it to make your own projects. Registration is required and seating is limited. 

Thu, Jul 25, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Pocahontas Greadington Learning & Creativity Center
Fast-paced, inspiring and social, Ignite Tulsa is all of these and more. Join some of Tulsa’s most imaginative people as they talk about their passion projects.