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  • Speakaboos
    Posted on: Monday, May 15, 2017

    Introducing Speakaboos - brought to you by the mind behind many of PBS’s early childhood series and geared toward children ages 2 – 6.  Speakaboos is an early literacy product designed to introduce children to the joy of reading through interactive and engaging stories featuring characters they love.  Parents and caregivers looking to supplement storytimes and provide healthy screentime will appreciate the multiple options to read.

  • Posted on: Friday, May 12, 2017

    Brought to you by the mind behind many of PBS’s early childhood series and geared toward children ages 2 – 6. Speakaboos is an early literacy product designed to introduce children to the joy of reading through interactive and engaging stories featuring characters they love. Parents and caregivers looking to supplement storytimes and provide healthy screentime will appreciate the multiple options to read.

  • Posted on: Thursday, November 03, 2016
  • Posted on: Friday, June 24, 2016

    Elementary students can easily search for information about animals, arts and music, biographies, math, science, and more using resources like Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia, the American Heritage Children's Dictionary, popular full-text elementary school magazines, eBooks, thousands of images, and videos. For educators, it also includes lesson plans, professional development materials, and a Curriculum Standards Module.

  • Blues musicians
    Posted on: Tuesday, February 09, 2016

    Let the Metropolitan Library System help you celebrate Black History Month.  Rhythmically Speaking will be visiting several of our libraries throughout the month of February with their performance of “Yes Indeedy” Mrs. Hannah Atkins. 

    And if you are looking for something to do with the kiddos, the Oklahoma City Philharmonic’s February Discovery Series performance is going to celebrate Black History Month with orchestral arrangements of Blues, Gospel, Jazz, and Rap on Sunday, February 21 at 2pm.  Here are some books and digital songs to pique your interest before the performance or to learn more about a new favorite musician.

  • Posted on: Wednesday, April 22, 2015

    Do your part to Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle by checking out materials from your local library! And don't forget to celebrate Earth Day on April 22nd by checking out some our handpicked selections for children of all ages.

  • Posted on: Friday, March 20, 2015

    Spring has sprung!  Share these great Spring books with a little reader in your life.

  • Posted on: Tuesday, March 17, 2015

    Put on your lucky green and follow the rainbow to your local library to choose from this magical pot of books!

     

  • Let’s Take It to a Vote!
    Posted on: Thursday, March 05, 2015

    Did you know that Oklahoma is the home to the third oldest children’s choice book award in the nation?  The Sequoyah Book Award was first awarded in 1959 and is named after Sequoyah who created the 86 symbols that represent the different sounds in the Cherokee language.  The Sequoyah book award recognizes the unique creative achievements of American authors!

    The Sequoyah book award consists of 3 Masterlists:

  • Posted on: Thursday, February 19, 2015

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