Norman Public Library Sun, 21 Dec 2014 17:09:08 -0600 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Sunday Celtic session coming to Norman West

Fans of Celtic music, or anyone interested in an afternoon of soothing sounds, are invited to Norman Public Library West’s 4th Sunday Celtic Session. The next edition of the monthly program will be 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 28, at the library, 300 Norman Center Court.

Attendees may listen in from the library’s Café area, or bring their own acoustic instrument and join in on the session themselves.


]]> (Christian Potts) Norman West Sun, 21 Dec 2014 19:00:00 -0600
Norman West continues art workshop series

The Pioneer Library System’s annual celebration of literature, The Big Read, gets an early start this fall with a series of art programs and a Fantasy Art Contest taking place in hometown libraries throughout the system.

The events are centered on the featured novel for the latest edition of The Big Read, “A Wizard of Earthsea,” the 1968 fantasy classic written by Ursula K. Le Guin.

Norman Public Library West continues its series of workshops with the class “Light of Earthsea,” at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 27, at the library, 300 Norman Center Court. Teens or adults can take part in the workshop.


]]> (Christian Potts) Norman West Sat, 20 Dec 2014 19:00:00 -0600
Norman West celebrates the holidays with variety of upcoming events

Norman Public Library West is bringing the holiday spirit into its doors for several upcoming events. The community is invited to the library for:

McFarlin Memorial United Methodist Church Handbell Choir Performance, 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 12 – the library welcomes in the church’s handbell choir as the group shares holiday favorites for all ages.

Holiday Sing-Along, 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 13 – the Norman Community Choral Society will lead the singing of traditional holiday favorites in a musical evening of family favorites.


]]> (Christian Potts) Norman West Sat, 06 Dec 2014 19:00:00 -0600
Norman West hosting therapy dog reading sessions on Wednesdays

Norman Public Library West invites families with young readers to an evening of reading with therapy dogs at the library. December reading sessions are set for 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 3, 10 and 17.

Each week, the library will have a therapy dog in house to listen to young readers as they practice their reading skills. It’s a good chance to learning readers to read to a new friend in a relaxed environment in hopes of helping them gain confidence in their reading skills.


]]> (Christian Potts) Norman West Fri, 28 Nov 2014 19:00:00 -0600
Norman Central hosts free computer classes in December

Norman Public Library Central announces its schedule for free computer class in December.

Computer instruction is intended for beginners. Each class consists of verbal and visual instruction and includes guided practice through various activities.

Patrons may confer with a librarian about their computer skills and what the Computer Training Center can provide to enhance those skills by calling 701-2697. Patrons may also enroll for classes online.


]]> (Christian Potts) Adults Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:00:00 -0600
Hold Pickup Locations

When using the catalog to place an item on hold, select to have items waiting for you inside a library or outside in a 24 hour library machine. There are four options available:

Both 24 hour library machines have books, dvds, and audiobooks that you can checkout with your PLS library card in addition to your hold items. Click here for information on how to place an item on hold.

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