Celebrate the library’s 50th anniversary at Holiday Gala

Santa and kidsThe Moore Public Library commemorates 50 years of providing library service to the community with its annual Holiday Gala, presented from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 1.

The event features crafts and activities for all in the family, as well as photos with Santa and musical performances. Also, the Pioneer Library System’s Maker Mobile will be at the event, showing off STEM learning options.

All ages are invited to attend.

The Gala is sponsored by the Friends of the Moore Public Library, and special refreshments will be provided by Platt College and Raising Cane’s.

Make and take an apple pie in teen activity

ApplesThe Moore Public Library invites teens to prepare for the holiday with its “Make an Apple Pie” program, offered in two separate sessions, at 2 p.m. and again at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 21.

Participants will put together all the ingredients to make an apple pie for the family’s holiday dinner. They then will take their prepared pies home, ready-to-bake.

Sixth through 12th grade students are invited for the program, which will be led by cooking experts from the Cleveland County OSU Cooperative Extension Service.

All supplies are provided, and registration is required in advance.

Financial assistance for this special project is made possible with federal funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services administered through the Oklahoma Department of Libraries.

We have something for kids of all ages in November program slate

GirlsThe Moore Public Library welcomes families with children to take part in a variety of activities, many offered weekly, by the library.

Activities scheduled during November will feature:

Lapsit Story Time10 and 10:45 a.m. Wednesdays, Nov. 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29

Family Play Time/la hora de jugar en familia11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 4

Stuffed Animal Story Time10 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 7

Barks, Books & Buddies - 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Nov. 7 and Nov. 21

Pre-K Play10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 9

Preschool Story Time10 a.m. Tuesdays, Nov. 14, 21 and 28

Sensory Story Time - 4 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 15

Music Together 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 18