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Old World Exercise Reduces New World Stress

Life can be a stressful balancing act. Get the strength and skills for better balance and stress reduction with Tai Chi at your local library.

Tai Chi, a centuries-old Chinese martial art, combines graceful, focused movements with deep breathing to provide low impact, stress taming exercise for people in all levels of fitness.

Bethany Library, 3510 N. Mueller, offers a series of sessions Thursdays at 6 p.m. beginning April 2 through May 7.

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News Advisory:  MLS Libraries to Close April 5 in Observance of Easter

All Metropolitan Library System locations will be closed Sunday, April 5, in observance of Easter. Libraries will reopen to normal operating hours April 6.

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Patriotic Display Honors 45th Infantry Division

Patriotic Display Honors 45th Infantry Division

The Ronald J. Norick Downtown Library is at attention with a patriotic display complete with items from the 45th Infantry Division Museum. Come see this historical exhibit through April 7.

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Author Stephanie Perkins Brings the Love to Metropolitan Libraries

Ooh la la! The cities are foreign, the angst is for real, teen romance is in the air and it’s all penned by young adult best-selling author, Stephanie Perkins.

Perkins, the creator of characters Anna, Lola and Isla, travels to OKC to meet teens at three Metro libraries March 25 & 26.

We’re so excited to bring an internationally best-selling author to OKC. She will talk about her life and work, explain the writing and publishing process, answer questions and sign books,” said Emily Williams, Young Adult Outreach Coordinator.  

Writer P.J. O’Rourke Visits OKC

Writer P.J. O’Rourke Visits OKC

He’s a bestselling author, a leading political satirist and a respected journalist who has written for a dozen national magazines and he’s coming to Oklahoma City.

P.J. O’Rourke will entertain with his satirical humor at the Literary Voices™ dinner Tuesday, April 14, 2015, at 7 P.M. The annual event will be held at the Oklahoma City Golf and Country Club. Tickets are available for purchase online at www.metrolibrary.org/literaryvoices or by calling 606-3760.

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