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An Evening With Author Chris Cleave

2017-03-08 19:00:00 2017-03-08 20:45:00 America/New_York An Evening With Author Chris Cleave Meet New York Times best-selling novelist Chris Cleave, author of "Little Bee" and "Everyone Brave Is Forgiven." Central Library

Wednesday, March 08
7:00pm - 8:45pm

Add to Calendar 2017-03-08 19:00:00 2017-03-08 20:45:00 America/New_York An Evening With Author Chris Cleave Meet New York Times best-selling novelist Chris Cleave, author of "Little Bee" and "Everyone Brave Is Forgiven." Central Library

Central Library

Pocahontas Greadington Learning & Creativity Center

Meet New York Times best-selling novelist Chris Cleave, author of "Little Bee" and "Everyone Brave Is Forgiven."

British author Chris Cleave joins us for his first-ever Oklahoma event. Cleave took the reading world by storm with his megahit "Little Bee." He returns with his new novel, "Everyone Brave Is Forgiven," a heartbreaking, insightful novel that tells the story of three lives entangled during World War II. Presented in partnership with Tulsa Literary Coalition, Booksmart Tulsa and Magic City Books. 

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Central Library

Phone: 918.549.7323

Branch manager
Buddy Ingalls

Hours
Mon, Apr 24 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Apr 25 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Apr 26 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Apr 27 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Apr 28 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Apr 29 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Apr 30 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch

The Central Library, located in the heart of downtown Tulsa at Fifth and Denver, serves as a beacon for the Tulsa City-County Library by providing the support services for the entire system of 25 buildings.

The Central Library includes 16 meeting spaces: Aaronson Auditorium (seats 200), Children’s Storytime Meeting Room (seats 52), Computer Lab (seats 31), eight small study rooms, four large group study rooms (each seats 10) and Future Lab (seats 127).

The Central Library also features a Maker Space with 3-D printing station and a recording studio; a children’s area with play stations and book bins for easy access; Digital Literacy Lab; Learning and Creativity Center; Children’s Garden; Starbucks® coffee shop; among other features and amenities.

A 143-space parking garage is available. Parking is free for the first two (2) hours for library & Starbucks customers and the full length of library classes or programs. Parking rates & details.

Upcoming events

Tandy Garden
Wed, Apr 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
Enjoy stories, rhymes and songs with your little one in this garden storytime. For newborns to 2-year-olds and their caregivers.

Maker Space
Wed, Apr 26, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
This orientation will cover the equipment, along with software used.

Mary K. Chapman Children's Meeting Room
Thu, Apr 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
Busy hands, busy brain! Preschool-age children learn through hands-on activities. We will explore, experiment and create. Be ready to get messy!

Tandy Garden
Thu, Apr 27, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Join us for some outdoor fun and games! Weather permitting. For ages 5-12.

Digital Literacy Lab
Thu, Apr 27, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Want to learn more about the American Electric Power Foundation Digital Literacy Lab? Come and see what we’re about!

Tandy Garden
Tue, May 02, 12:10pm - 12:50pm
Bring your lunch and Join Tulsa Master Gardeners for a series of workshops and lectures. Registration encouraged but not required.

Tue, May 02, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Learn how to build a profile of your ideal B2B (business-to-business) customers using library databases including Dun & Bradstreet, Hoovers, Reference USA and more.... more
Learn how to build a profile of your ideal B2B (business-to-business) customers using library databases including Dun & Bradstreet, Hoovers, Reference USA and more. Registration is required.

Maker Space
Wed, May 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Join us as we go over the basics of sewing. You'll learn about our machines and get practice sewing with paper. Questions? Call 918-549-7323. Registration is required.

Tandy Garden
Fri, May 05, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Begin your First Friday Art Crawl at Central Library. Gilcrease staff will help us explore artists featured at the museum while your young artist creates a masterpiece of... more
Begin your First Friday Art Crawl at Central Library. Gilcrease staff will help us explore artists featured at the museum while your young artist creates a masterpiece of his/her own. For ages 5-10.

Digital Literacy Lab
Tue, May 09, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Want to learn more about the American Electric Power Foundation Digital Literacy Lab? Come and see what we’re about!

Pocahontas Greadington Learning & Creativity Center
Tue, May 09, 12:10pm - 12:50pm
Bring your lunch and Join Tulsa Master Gardeners for a series of workshops and lectures. Registration encouraged but not required.

Maker Space
Wed, May 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
This orientation covers the equipment, software used and potential projects for you to develop. Attending this demonstration qualifies you to use the equipment along with... more
This orientation covers the equipment, software used and potential projects for you to develop. Attending this demonstration qualifies you to use the equipment along with general Maker Space access.

Tandy Garden
Sat, May 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Get started gardening with a no-cost, upcycled container garden. The Seed Library will show you how to grow tomatoes, green beans, sweet potatoes and more in upcycled containers.

Pocahontas Greadington Learning & Creativity Center
Tue, May 16, 12:10pm - 12:50pm
Bring your lunch and Join Tulsa Master Gardeners for a series of workshops and lectures. Registration encouraged but not required.

Maker Space
Wed, May 17, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Orientation covers the equipment, software and potential projects for you to develop. Attending this event qualifies you to use the equipment along with general Maker Space... more
Orientation covers the equipment, software and potential projects for you to develop. Attending this event qualifies you to use the equipment along with general Maker Space access. Seating limited.

Pocahontas Greadington Learning & Creativity Center
Tue, May 23, 12:10pm - 12:50pm
Bring your lunch and Join Tulsa Master Gardeners for a series of workshops and lectures. Registration encouraged but not required.

Maker Space
Wed, May 24, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Orientation covers the equipment, software and potential projects for you to develop. Attending this event qualifies you to use the equipment along with general Maker Space... more
Orientation covers the equipment, software and potential projects for you to develop. Attending this event qualifies you to use the equipment along with general Maker Space access. Seating limited.

Digital Literacy Lab
Thu, May 25, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Want to learn more about the American Electric Power Foundation Digital Literacy Lab? Come and see what we’re about!

Digital Literacy Lab
Fri, May 26, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Join Luke Crouch, software engineer at Mozilla, and learn how to safeguard your privacy online and develop an awareness of how companies and governments track and collect your... more
Join Luke Crouch, software engineer at Mozilla, and learn how to safeguard your privacy online and develop an awareness of how companies and governments track and collect your data online.