Norman Public Library
Last Updated on Wednesday, 05 March 2014 15:13
The Norman Public Library hosts a screening of the documentary film “The Dogs of Lexington,” at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 9, in the Lowry Room of the library, 225 N. Webster Ave.
The film tells the story of the “Friends for Folks” dog-training prison program at the Joseph Harp Correctional Center in Lexington.
In addition to the screening of the documentary, the afternoon also will feature a presentation and question-and-answer session by local veterinarian Dr. John Otto.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 05 February 2014 15:46
The Pioneer Library System’s Cleveland County Literacy Services Department has delayed its upcoming tutor training due to the threat of poor weather.
The event for prospective volunteer tutors has been moved to 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 8 at the Norman Public Library, 225 N. Webster Ave., in Rooms A and B.
This is a combined training for volunteers who want to work either with learners of English as Second Language or to who English is their first language, specifically in Cleveland County. Registration may be completed through the Cleveland County Literacy Office at 701-2682 or online.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 05 February 2014 17:27
The Norman Public Library is offering the community a chance to get immersed in the Spanish language through a series of free classes at the library in February and March.
The Spanish Immersion Class series takes place at 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays from Feb. 11 through March 25.
Last Updated on Friday, 24 January 2014 14:41
The Norman Public Library and its Children’s Services staff have a little something for all ages in their weekly programming schedule, which feature stories, music, crafts and much more.
Once the latest segment of the library's flooring project is completd at the end of January, the following schedule will take place February through April except when the library is closed. All programs will take place at the downtown Norman Public Library, 225 N. Webster Ave., unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated on Friday, 31 January 2014 16:00
The Norman Public Library is getting ready for the upcoming income tax season with several features to help out the community.
Each Pioneer Library System hometown library is equipped to help customers locate, download, and print federal or state tax forms.
Income tax forms for both federal and State of Oklahoma filings are available online, and PLS cardholders may access the public computers in any of the system’s branch libraries to print their own tax forms for a per page fee.
Last Updated on Friday, 03 January 2014 15:49
Miss Denilyn of the Norman Public Library is back with reviews the 2014 crop of Sequoyah Children's Book Award nominees!
According to the Oklahoma Library Association, who sponsors the award, the Sequoyah is the third-oldest children's choice award in the nation, the first prize having been awarded in 1959. The 2013 winner was The Strange Case of Origami Yoda by Tom Angleberger.
Which book will win this year? If you're a student in grades 3-5, read at least three of the books from the 2014 Sequoyah Children's masterlist and you can vote for your favorite!
Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 November 2013 15:05
Norman Public Library West invites children and families to its weekly Story Time, at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays in the Children’s Area of the new library, 300 Norman Center Court.
Each week families can gather for books, music, stories and more fun and then check out everything the library has to offer.
The story time is taking the place of the library’s Sooner Mall Story Time, as it moves down the street to Norman West, the newest library service point in the Pioneer Library System.