Events for teens and children in July

female superheroThe Southwest Oklahoma City Public Library is giving teens a chance to create their own superhero or supervillain, in a three day camp at 2 p.m. on July 14-16 for teens going into grades 6 - 12.

  • Day One: Character creation, with ideas about what the hero or villain stands for and what he or she can do.
  • Day Two: Outfit your hero or villain in “Costuming 101 for Heroes.”
  • Day Three: A wrap-up party and photo booth will give you a chance to show off your hero or villain and have fun with new friends

Registration is required and can be completed at the library or online.

Children ages 8 to 12 are invited to be part of the library’s Minecraft Club, next meeting at 5 p.m. and 6:10 p.m. on July 13 and 5 p.m. on July 27. Play will take place on a closed-network server, and the library will provide access to a MinecraftEDU account for use during the program. It’s free to play, and beginners and experienced players alike are invited to attend.

Registration is required and can be completed using the online form.

ladybugChildren ages 2 to 6 can Touch, Learn and Create at the library’s monthly TLC sensory program, at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, July 15. Come explore and play at sensory stations and create at least three crafts. The theme for this month’s program is bugs.