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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, Jul 17 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jul 18 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jul 19 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jul 20 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jul 21 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jul 22 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jul 23 1:00PM to 5:00PM

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  • AWE Early Literacy Computer
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Upcoming events

Digital Literacy Lab (216)
Thu, Jul 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Learning to code can be intimidating. Join us as we learn how to code using JavaScript and HTML. Class size is limited. Register online. For ages 9-12.
This event is full

Tandy Garden
Fri, Jul 21, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Grab your picnic basket and blanket and come to watch a movie with us in our garden. For ages 12 and younger.

Digital Literacy Lab (216)
Mon, Jul 24, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sharpen your Photoshop skills, design a video game, draft a graphic novel, or create a video using our green screen and video equipment. Open lab is a time to work on your own... more
Sharpen your Photoshop skills, design a video game, draft a graphic novel, or create a video using our green screen and video equipment. Open lab is a time to work on your own projects.

Mary K. Chapman Children's Meeting Room (104)
Mon, Jul 24, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes with friends and family. For all ages.

Mary K. Chapman Children's Meeting Room (104)
Tue, Jul 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
What do you want to be when you grow up? Come to this special storytime and meet someone from a different profession each week. For children ages 3-7.

Tandy Garden
Tue, Jul 25, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Join us for a movie and games in the garden.

Pocahontas Greadington Learning & Creativity Center
Tue, Jul 25, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Five avid readers share five world-bettering titles in just five minutes! You’ll leave with 25 reading suggestions designed to inspire.

Tandy Garden
Wed, Jul 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, Jul 26, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Ever wondered what the inside a computer looks like? Learn about technology by taking it apart. For ages 12-18.

Maker Space
Wed, Jul 26, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Learn about our desktop CNC mill and how you can get started in using the equipment yourself.

Maker Space
Thu, Jul 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Artist Michael Parrish will supply the beads; you supply the creativity! Class size is limited.

Tandy Garden
Fri, Jul 28, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Grab your picnic basket and blanket and come to watch a movie with us in our garden. For ages 12 and younger.

Mary K. Chapman Children's Meeting Room (104)
Mon, Jul 31, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Enjoy STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, mathematics) activities for kids ages 5-12. Class size is limited. Register online.
This event is full

Digital Literacy Lab (216)
Mon, Jul 31, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sharpen your Photoshop skills, design a video game, draft a graphic novel, or create a video using our green screen and video equipment. Open lab is a time to work on your own... more
Sharpen your Photoshop skills, design a video game, draft a graphic novel, or create a video using our green screen and video equipment. Open lab is a time to work on your own projects.

Mary K. Chapman Children's Meeting Room (104)
Mon, Jul 31, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes with friends and family. For all ages.

Tandy Garden
Wed, Aug 02, 10:30am - 11:00am
This storytime is perfect for toddlers who like their stories while on the move. Enjoy songs and stories along with games and activities for ages 3 and younger.

Tandy Garden
Fri, Aug 04, 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.

Sat, Aug 05, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Find out about the Tulsa Global Alliance Culture Box Program and how you can explore different countries and cultures in your home, classroom or organization. Plus, enjoy free... more
Find out about the Tulsa Global Alliance Culture Box Program and how you can explore different countries and cultures in your home, classroom or organization. Plus, enjoy free hands-on activities!

Pocahontas Greadington Learning & Creativity Center
Mon, Aug 07, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
We're pulling out the consoles! Choose your pick of games and battle it out.

Digital Literacy Lab (216)
Tue, Aug 08, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Want to learn more about the American Electric Power Foundation Digital Literacy Lab? Come and see what we’re about!

Thu, Aug 10, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Learn about the best tools you can use to research and screen your new trademark, including proprietary subscription databases available through the library and internet websites.

Computer Lab (311)
Mon, Aug 14, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Play Minecraft Education Edition with us! There is a scavenger-hunt component and prizes. Creepers not welcome! For ages 10-18. Registration is required. Register online or... more
Play Minecraft Education Edition with us! There is a scavenger-hunt component and prizes. Creepers not welcome! For ages 10-18. Registration is required. Register online or call 918-549-7323.

Computer Lab (311)
Fri, Aug 18, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Do you love video games? Have you ever wanted to make one? Here's your chance to get started! You'll learn about some incredible (and free) tools you can use to start making... more
Do you love video games? Have you ever wanted to make one? Here's your chance to get started! You'll learn about some incredible (and free) tools you can use to start making games right away.