Shawnee Public Library
- Published on Friday, 26 September 2014 16:00
The Friends of the Shawnee Public Library announce their upcoming annual Book Sale, set for Oct. 1-4 at the Shawnee Public Library, 101 N. Philadelphia Ave.
Proceeds from the sale go to help the Friends in their financial support of library programs and activities in the annual Summer Reading Program and throughout the year.
- Published on Thursday, 18 September 2014 16:00
Baby Story Time is back at the Shawnee Public Library, with editions of the popular program for some of the library’s youngest patrons set for 9:30 a.m. on Tuesdays, Sept. 23 and Oct. 28, at the library, 101 N. Philadelphia Ave.
The programs feature stories, music, bounces, rhymes and interaction activities for babies and their caregivers. Activities are geared to children between 6 and 30 months of age.
- Published on Saturday, 13 September 2014 16:00
“Wiggle Your Nose and Touch Your Toes” with several upcoming creative movement programs for children at the Shawnee Public Library, 101 N. Philadelphia Ave.
Children ages 2-5 and their caregivers are invited to the library’s Community Room at 10 a.m. on the third Thursday of the next three months, on Sept. 18, Oct. 16, and Nov. 20.
- Published on Monday, 01 September 2014 16:00
The Shawnee Public Library welcomes its youngest readers to experience stories and more at its Preschool Story Times.
Story Times take place twice on Tuesdays, at 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., from September through November on Tuesdays the library is open.
- Published on Sunday, 31 August 2014 17:00
The Shawnee Public Library, with the aid of the Oklahoma Humanities Council, is going back to the days of the Founding Fathers for the “Let’s Talk About It Oklahoma” book discussion series on the topic “American Icons.”
This will be a four-part series, with discussions taking place at 7 p.m. Thursdays, Sept. 4 and 18 and Oct. 2 and 16, at the library, 101 N. Philadelphia Ave.
Discussions will be led by local scholars, including Dr. Bill Hagen, retired Professor of English at Oklahoma Baptist University; James Farthing, Dr. Trisha Yarbrough, and Dr. Carol Sue Humphrey, Professor of History at OBU.