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Build A Reader: Stay and Play

2019-07-23 11:00:00 2019-07-23 11:25:00 America/Chicago Build A Reader: Stay and Play For babies, toddlers and preschoolers, playing is learning! Join us for games, toys and activities that foster critical early literacy skills. Owasso Library

Tuesday, July 23
11:00am - 11:25am

Add to Calendar 2019-07-23 11:00:00 2019-07-23 11:25:00 America/Chicago Build A Reader: Stay and Play For babies, toddlers and preschoolers, playing is learning! Join us for games, toys and activities that foster critical early literacy skills. Owasso Library

For babies, toddlers and preschoolers, playing is learning! Join us for games, toys and activities that foster critical early literacy skills.

Owasso Library

Phone: 918.549.7323

Branch manager
Jennifer McQuade

Hours
We're closed Monday January 20
Mon, Jan 13 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Jan 14 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Jan 15 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Jan 16 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Jan 17 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jan 18 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jan 19 Closed

About the branch

Services

  • WiFi
  • Wireless printing
  • Checkout laptops for in-library use
  • Public Access Computers
  • Meeting Room(s)
  • Spanish-speaking staff / Personal bilingüe
  • Book Club
  • AWE Early Literacy Computer
  • Bike Locks
  • Recycling
  • Public Fax
  • Family Place

Upcoming events

Tue, Jan 21, 10:00am - 10:30am
Meeting Room
Ready, set, READ! This beginning storytime focuses on helping your baby or toddler develop important literacy skills while emphasizing the fun of reading. For ages birth-2.

Tue, Jan 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Meeting Room
Ready, set, READ! This beginning storytime focuses on helping your baby or toddler develop important literacy skills while emphasizing the fun of reading. For ages birth-2.

Tue, Jan 21, 11:00am - 11:30am
Playing is learning! Join us for games, toys and activities that foster critical early literacy skills. For ages birth-5.

Tue, Jan 21, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room
Do activities and receive useful tips on how to write an informal essay. Paper and pens will be provided. Registration is encouraged, as supplies are limited. For ages 10-18.

Wed, Jan 22, 10:00am - 10:30am
Meeting Room
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.

Wed, Jan 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Meeting Room
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.

Wed, Jan 22, 11:00am - 11:30am
Playing is learning! Join us for games, toys and activities that foster critical early literacy skills. For ages birth-5.

Thu, Jan 23, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room
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.

Fri, Jan 24, 10:30am - 11:30am
Meeting Room
Playing is learning! Come and play with educational toys and make new friends in a laid-back play group atmosphere. For ages birth-5.

Tue, Jan 28, 10:00am - 10:30am
Meeting Room
Ready, set, READ! This beginning storytime focuses on helping your baby or toddler develop important literacy skills while emphasizing the fun of reading. For ages birth-2.

Tue, Jan 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
Meeting Room
Ready, set, READ! This beginning storytime focuses on helping your baby or toddler develop important literacy skills while emphasizing the fun of reading. For ages birth-2.

Tue, Jan 28, 11:00am - 11:30am
Playing is learning! Join us for games, toys and activities that foster critical early literacy skills. For ages birth-5.

Tue, Jan 28, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room
Do activities and receive useful tips on how to write a poem. Paper and pens will be provided. Registration is encouraged, as supplies are limited. For ages 10-18.

Wed, Jan 29, 10:00am - 10:30am
Meeting Room
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.

Wed, Jan 29, 10:30am - 11:00am
Meeting Room
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.

Wed, Jan 29, 11:00am - 11:30am
Playing is learning! Join us for games, toys and activities that foster critical early literacy skills. For ages birth-5.

Sat, Feb 01, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room
Bring your checkout receipt for entrance into our Take Your Child to the Library Day carnival and earn tickets toward prizes to celebrate! Sponsored by the Friends of the Tulsa... more
Bring your checkout receipt for entrance into our Take Your Child to the Library Day carnival and earn tickets toward prizes to celebrate! Sponsored by the Friends of the Tulsa City-County Libraries.

Mon, Feb 03, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Meeting Room
This is our book club for the earliest readers! Kindergarten through second-grade readers will enjoy books read aloud and then participate in an activity related to one of the... more
This is our book club for the earliest readers! Kindergarten through second-grade readers will enjoy books read aloud and then participate in an activity related to one of the books.

Tue, Feb 04, 10:00am - 10:30am
Meeting Room
Ready, set, READ! This beginning storytime focuses on helping your baby or toddler develop important literacy skills while emphasizing the fun of reading. For ages birth-2.

Tue, Feb 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Meeting Room
Ready, set, READ! This beginning storytime focuses on helping your baby or toddler develop important literacy skills while emphasizing the fun of reading. For ages birth-2.

Tue, Feb 04, 11:00am - 11:30am
Playing is learning! Join us for games, toys and activities that foster critical early literacy skills. For ages birth-5.

Tue, Feb 04, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room
Get ready for the Young People's Creative Writing Contest! Do activities and receive useful tips on how to write a short play. Registration is encouraged; supplies are limited.... more
Get ready for the Young People's Creative Writing Contest! Do activities and receive useful tips on how to write a short play. Registration is encouraged; supplies are limited. For ages 10-18.

Wed, Feb 05, 10:00am - 10:30am
Meeting Room
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.

Wed, Feb 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
Meeting Room
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.

Wed, Feb 05, 11:00am - 11:30am
Playing is learning! Join us for games, toys and activities that foster critical early literacy skills. For ages birth-5.

Thu, Feb 06, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Meeting Room
Ages 0-5 and parents explore music through movement and instruments as they play with egg shakers, bells, rhythm sticks, drums and maracas in this fun, interactive program.... more
Ages 0-5 and parents explore music through movement and instruments as they play with egg shakers, bells, rhythm sticks, drums and maracas in this fun, interactive program. Registration is required.

Fri, Feb 07, 10:00am - 11:15am
Meeting Room
Playing is learning! Join us for a three-week play workshop series for parents and children ages 1-3. Class size is limited. Registration is required and is for all three weeks... more
Playing is learning! Join us for a three-week play workshop series for parents and children ages 1-3. Class size is limited. Registration is required and is for all three weeks of the series.

Sat, Feb 08, 10:30am - 11:00am
Meeting Room
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.

Sat, Feb 08, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Are you planning on entering this year's contest? If so, drop in and get some help with drafting and editing your work. Participants will receive a snack, while supplies last.... more
Are you planning on entering this year's contest? If so, drop in and get some help with drafting and editing your work. Participants will receive a snack, while supplies last. For ages 10-18.

Mon, Feb 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room
Love talking about books? So do we! Join us to discuss "Finding Dorothy" by Elizabeth Letts. Reserved copies of the book are available at the front desk. For adults.

Tue, Feb 11, 10:00am - 10:30am
Meeting Room
Ready, set, READ! This beginning storytime focuses on helping your baby or toddler develop important literacy skills while emphasizing the fun of reading. For ages birth-2.

Tue, Feb 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Meeting Room
Ready, set, READ! This beginning storytime focuses on helping your baby or toddler develop important literacy skills while emphasizing the fun of reading. For ages birth-2.

Tue, Feb 11, 11:00am - 11:30am
Playing is learning! Join us for games, toys and activities that foster critical early literacy skills. For ages birth-5.

Tue, Feb 11, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room
Get ready for the Young People's Creative Writing Contest! Do activities and receive useful tips on how to write comix. Registration is encouraged; supplies are limited. For ages... more
Get ready for the Young People's Creative Writing Contest! Do activities and receive useful tips on how to write comix. Registration is encouraged; supplies are limited. For ages 10-18.

Wed, Feb 12, 10:00am - 10:30am
Meeting Room
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.

Wed, Feb 12, 10:30am - 11:00am
Meeting Room
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.

Wed, Feb 12, 11:00am - 11:30am
Playing is learning! Join us for games, toys and activities that foster critical early literacy skills. For ages birth-5.

Wed, Feb 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room
Registered therapy dogs are excellent listeners. Kids ages 5-12 are invited to read their favorite books to a furry, four-pawed friend. Registration is required.
This event is full

Thu, Feb 13, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room
Join us as we discuss "A Snicker of Magic" by Natalie Lloyd and enjoy snacks and an activity. For ages 9-12.

Fri, Feb 14, 10:00am - 11:15am
Meeting Room
Playing is learning! Join us for a three-week play workshop series for parents and children ages 1-3. Class size is limited. Registration is required and is for all three weeks... more
Playing is learning! Join us for a three-week play workshop series for parents and children ages 1-3. Class size is limited. Registration is required and is for all three weeks of the series.