Wednesday book group to discuss The Husband's Secret

The Husbands Secret

Talk reading with other book lovers in Norman Public Library Central's Wednesday Afternoon Book Discussion, next meeting at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 14 in Rooms A and B.

The group's selection for this month's discussion is The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty. Copies of the book may be checked out at the Information Desk.

The discussion group is for ages 18 and up.

Registration is not required in advance to participate.

Author Lou Berney to speak to writing group

Long and Faraway GoneNorman Public Library Central welcomes teen and adult writers to its two writing groups, meeting next on Sunday, Dec. 11.

The "Write On!" group meets at 3 p.m., and this month's gathering includes a visit from author Lou Berney.

Berney is the author of The Long and Faraway Gone. He will talk about the book and his writing career, which has included a 2016 Oklahoma Book Award and ALA Reading Award.

The presentation will be preceded by a Writers' Critique Group, meeting at 2 p.m. Adults or teens may be part of that group, where discussion of what participants are working on will be the focus.

Registration is not required in advance.

December brings busy month of computer, technology classes

ComputerKeyboardNorman Public Library Central has announced its schedule for free computer and technology classes taking place throughout December. Unless otherwise noted, classes are conducted in the library's Computer Training Center.

To sign up for a class, visit the library, call 701-2696 or click any of the links below.

The December schedule features:

Girls Who Code, for ages 12 to 17 – 4:30 p.m. Dec. 5 and 12

Internet Survival Guide, for adults – 10 a.m. Dec. 6-8

Younger Girls Who Code, for 2nd through 5th graders – 4 p.m. Dec. 6

Robot Club, for ages 12 to 17 – 4 p.m. Dec. 7 and 14

Minecraft Creative, for ages 6 to 12 – 5 p.m. Dec. 9

Hour of Code: Beginner, for ages 11 and under – 10 a.m. Dec. 10

Hour of Code: Intermediate, for ages 11 and under – 11 a.m. Dec. 10

Hour of Code: Advanced, for ages 11 and under – Noon Dec. 10

Microsoft Excel, for adults – 1 p.m. Dec. 13-16

Golden Agers' Computer Club10 a.m. Dec. 14

Minecraft Survival, for ages 6 to 12 – 5 p.m. Dec. 16

Electronic Music, for 6th through 12th graders – 2 p.m. Dec. 26-30

Movies, for 6th through 12th graders – 4 p.m. Dec. 26-30

3D Design, for all ages – 10 a.m. Dec. 27-30

Laser Cutter Racing Derby, for all ages – Noon Dec. 27-30