Celebrate our real-life heroes

The super is real and the real is super at the Southwest Oklahoma City Public Library’s Real-Life Superhero Camp, at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 9. Registration is not required in advance to attend, so come on out and bring your friends with you!

This will be a come-and-go event for all ages, which features crafts and activities related to some of the world’s real-life heroes, from firefighters to police officers and more. We can't wait to have a super good time with all of you!


Library’s Lego Quest continues

Do you enjoy building things and having hands on experiences? Do you enjoy the creative process? The Southwest Oklahoma City Public Library is taking local youngsters on a continuing “Lego Quest,” with the next adventure set for 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 7.

Participants will use a variety of Legos to make a unique creation and complete three special quests they'll learn about when they arrive at the program. The program is recommended for ages 5 to 12 and registration is required in advance to attend. All supplies will be provided by the library.

The program materials are provided thanks to the support of the Oklahoma Department of Libraries and Institute of Museum and Library Services.


Tweens are digging our Minecraft Club

book jacket for Minecraft Essential Players BookThe popular online video game Minecraft will be a summer favorite for children at the Southwest Oklahoma City Public Library as part of the library’s Minecraft Club.

Children ages 8 to 12 are invited to three afternoons of Minecraft action in June, at 5 p.m. Mondays, June 1, 15 and 29, in the Computer Training Center. Beginners and experienced players alike are invited to attend., but space is limited so registration is required. 

*Parents can be reassured of safety, as play will take place on a closed-network server, and the library will provide access to a MinecraftEDU account for use during the program.