We’re transforming the library into a Mini Golf course

Kids jumpSee the Noble Public Library like it’s never been seen before as it transforms for its Mini Golf @ the Library activity, set for 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25.

Teams will compete to tackle our indoor miniature golf course as it winds through the rooms and bookshelves of the library in a Family and Friends Fun Night Out activity.

All ages are invited to participate but space is limited, so registration in advance will be required.

Teen TV brings Lights, Camera, Action!

FilmingThe Noble Public Library is giving local teens an introduction to TV and movie production in its afterschool series Teen TV, debuting at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 6, at the library.

The series will take place on Thursdays the library and school are open throughout the school year. It’s for ages 12 to 17.

Participants will learn an overview of TV and video production, getting hands-on work with equipment.

Registration is not required in advance to attend.

Yoga classes set for adults or kids

YogaTake steps to get fit both mentally and physically with the Noble Public Library and its yoga classes, one for adults and a new one for children, taking place in September at the library.

Gentle Yoga is scheduled at 10:30 a.m. each Wednesday of September and will be led by certified yoga instructor Claudia Torres. Yoga mats, straps and blocks are available, or participants may bring their own.

The library also is introducing a new afterschool yoga class for children at 3 p.m. on Mondays, beginning Monday, Sept. 10. Children will learn several easy yoga stretches, poses and relaxation techniques.

Registration is required separately for each of the classes.

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

Our new book club has a tasty theme

Cupcake Diaries coverVisit the Noble Public Library for its afterschool Cupcake Diaries Book Club, which will meet at 3:15 p.m. on Tuesdays during September, beginning Sept. 4.

The group is best for fourth and fifth graders, and the featured book being read will be Katie and the Cupcake Cure by Coco Simon.

In addition to discussing the book, the group will take part in various cupcake-themed projects, including learning about the tools and technology for decorating cupcakes and the science of cupcakes.

Registration is not required in advance to participate.

Tuesdays are time for preschoolers at the library

Young kidsLearn and grow as the Noble Public Library welcomes preschoolers and their families to be part of its weekly Preschool and Toddler Story Time series, scheduled at 10:30 a.m. on each Tuesday in September.

Activities will take place in the Ina Byerly Activity Room of the library and will include the following:

Sept. 4Viva GLARt! Grow a Learner Through Art, a bilingual early literacy activity combining art and play;

Sept. 11 Touch, Learn and Create – a chance for kids to use their hands to make crafts;

Sept. 18Story Time, with stories, crafts, songs and more;

Sept. 25Music Time with Jennifer Voss, with a musical element added to Story Time;

Registration is not required in advance for any of the activities.

Explore the library at “Tinker Tuesdays”

HandsThe Noble Public Library is giving adults a time to make and create with its new “Tinker Tuesdays” series, taking place at 5 p.m. each Tuesday during September at the library.

A variety of projects will be scheduled throughout the program series, and ages 18 and up will get a chance to learn more about many library resources.

All supplies are provided, and registration in advance is not required.