Kim Terry, Director of Marketing and Communications
Published: October 2, 2013
Your Metropolitan Library System joins with Oklahoma City’s Wookies, padawans and Jedis to celebrate all things Star Wars. And reading, too.
The Second Annual Star Wars Reads Day is Saturday, October 5, and MLS has scheduled special events at five libraries.
“We really appreciate the fact that Lucasfilm recognized the importance of literacy to a well-educated community,” said MLS Young Adult Services Coordinator Emily Williams. “We applaud their efforts to promote reading by welcoming visitors from a galaxy far, far away to our libraries.”
Schedule for Star Wars Reads Day programs:
For more information about this or any Metropolitan Library System program, visit the MLS website, www.metrolibrary.org.
The Metropolitan Library System of Oklahoma County includes 14 libraries and five extension libraries. Libraries include Almonte, Belle Isle, Capitol Hill, Patience S. Latting Northwest, Ralph Ellison, Ronald J. Norick Downtown Library, and Southern Oaks in Oklahoma City, as well as Bethany, Choctaw, Del City, Edmond, Midwest City, Village and Warr Acres. Extensions are located in the communities of Harrah, Jones, Luther and Nicoma Park and include Wright Library in Oklahoma City. You can also reach us at www.metrolibrary.org.