The whole family can learn yoga at series

yogaThe Noble Public Library invites families to an evening to learn about the benefits of yoga at its weekly Family Yoga Nights, taking place at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday evenings during May. Program dates are May 4, 11, 18 and 25.

Instructor Shannon Scott will guide participants of all ages in basics of yoga during the one-hour events. The event is for all ages, and each participant or their parent/guardian will need to sign a waiver to attend classes.

For more information, please contact Shannon Scott by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by phone at 405-517-9605.

 

Tadpole Tuesdays a time for young readers

childrenYoungsters in Noble are growing by leaps and bounds, and the Noble Public Library is doing its part to help at its weekly Tadpole Tuesdays, set for 10:30 a.m. most Tuesday mornings at the library.

The library hosts the weekly programs geared to ages 2-5 and their caregivers, with a variety of learning activities. The schedule for May includes:

May 3 Story Time, with themed stories and activities promoting early literacy

May 10Make and Take, with age-appropriate craft projects to make and take home

May 17Learning by Leaps

May 24 Magic of Music

May 31Pre-K Create and Play

Registration is not required to attend any of the programs.

New story time brings in bilingual activities

kidsThe Noble Public Library is bringing communities together with its new series of bilingual story times and activities.

The library will present two types of bilingual programs:

Family Play Time/La hora de jugar en familia, is for ages 5 and under and their caregivers and is a chance for children to learn and develop their brains through simple play. This event is scheduled at 10:30 a.m. on April 6.

¡Viva GLART! Grow a Learner through Art puts early literacy skills into practice through basic art play. The program is for ages 5 and under and their caregivers. All materials will be provided. This event will occur at 10:30 a.m. on May 4

Upcoming editions of the programs are scheduled for 10:30 a.m. on the first Wednesday of the month and will alternate months. Registration is not required for either programs. 

The programs are part of the Pioneer Library System’s Growing Like a Read initiative and were made possible from a contribution from an anonymous donor to PLS in 2015.

Lights, camera, action! with film studio series

filmAre you interested in learning about film? From the first words on the script to the final editing and viewing, the Noble Public Library will be making movies in its 5-week event Kids Film Studio, taking place at 3 p.m. on five ThursdaysMarch 31, April 14, April 21, April 28 and May 5.

Participants up to age 11 will learn all the aspects of film production and go through the process of making their own short films!

Registration is required to attend the series. 

Library to host PLS Big Read scholar book discussion

If you're interested in this year's PLS Big Read, join us at the Noble Public Library for its book discussion featuring this year’s PLS Big Read novel Fahrenheit 451 at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 29.

Scholar Sam Huskey will lead the discussion of the Ray Bradbury classic, which is the featured novel for the 10th edition of the Big Read for the Pioneer Library System. Copies of the book are available at the front desk of the library.

As part of the evening, a short dramatic vignette from the upcoming theatrical performance of the play based on the novel will be presented by Namron Players Theatre. The full play will be performed 7 p.m. Saturday, April 23, at Hillsdale Freewill Baptist College.

Registration is required to attend the discussion. Those who attend this event are welcome to be part of the group, which regularly meets the second Monday evening of the month.

This year’s PLS Big Read is sponsored by the Norman Arts CouncilAnne and Henry Zarrow Foundation and the Pioneer Library System Foundation.