January 12, 2024
409 Charles St.
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Celebrate Spanish Heritage month
From 1:00PM – 4:00PM Tuesday through Friday.
Children will have an opportunity to come and make their own maracas. We will also be reading Maybe Something Beautiful by F. Isabel Camoy and Abuelita and Me by Leonarda Carranza.
This story time is designed especially for babies (newborn to 18 months) and their caregivers featuring songs, rhymes, bounces, and stories. Older siblings are welcome to join and are encouraged to bring their own “baby” stuffed animal. *Children under 10 must have a responsible person present in programs*
Please contact the Information Services Department for more information or to register for this class.
Join us for a panel discussion series honoring the 60th year commemoration of the area's Civil Right's Movement. Presented in partnership with the North Louisiana Civil Rights Coalition.
Get ready for a colorful adventure! Children in grades 1-5 are invited to join us as we unleash our creativity by using sharpies to design and tie-dye personalized pillowcases. Registration is required. To register, please call the branch at 318-868-3890.
Hey Now Hooping provides an interactive hooping program that starts with a circus-style hoop performance and includes: Learning all about hoops and hooping, storytelling, and interactive hooping for everyone. This program concludes with an exciting LED light hoop dance performance. All ages welcome!
Preschool Storytime is a 1 hour program for ages 3-5 and their caregivers. Join in the fun with stories, songs, puppets, fingerplays, crafts, and more that encourage development of Early Literacy skills.
No cook Salsa and Dip while listening to Hispanic Music. There will also be coloring pages and word search puzzles. Come and enjoy the celebration!
Participants will work on a continuous program on basic computers.
Children are invited to join us for stories, songs, and crafts! This program is for families with children 2-5. Details coming soon.
This one-hour hooping workshop for tweens & teens kicks off with a circus-style hoopdance performance. m Participants will learn the basics of hooping and some impressive hoop tricks.
Hispanic Music Trivia/ Chair Exercise.... Did you know that.... Latin music styles vary from genre to genre, but all styles have two elements in common: the "Spanish language" and "African rhythms? Please joins us to explore, discover and gain knowledge of the rich culture of Hispanic! Ages: 19+
Use your creative engine to design and build your imagination!
SIGN-UP FOR A FREE LIBRARY CARD THIS MONTH AT THE OIL CITY BRANCH WE WOULD LOVE TO SEE YOU!
National Hispanic Heritage month story time come and go!
Take a coffee break with us. on Thursdays!
Come and enjoy the movie "Hidden Figures", from 2PM until 4PM, on September 21, 2023. This movie tells the story of the African-American women that contributed to the success of the NASA Space Race!
Join Lady J as we celebrate Hispanic Heritage month with a wonderful story time. Lady J will be reading " My dog just speaks Spanish" by Andrea Caceres and " Spanish is the language of my family" by Michael Genhart/John Parra