Ranger stories bring a "wild" experience

RangerVisit Norman Public Library West for a morning of wild crafts and stories in its program “Reading With a Ranger,” scheduled at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, at the library.

This activity will be led by a National Park Ranger, and will feature stories, crafts and more on a theme of the great outdoors.

All ages of children and their families are invited to attend, and no advance registration is required.

Tai Chi for Health series coming in August

Tai ChiNorman Public Library West will host a series of “Tai Chi for Health” classes for adults beginning at 6 p.m. Monday, Aug. 5, at the library.

Attendees will learn movements of Tai Chi in an effort to help reduce stress and increase balance and flexibility. The program is designed for people of all levels of mobility and can be performed either standing or sitting.

Certified Tai Chi instructor Chock Petchprom will lead each session of the series. The classes will continue at 6 p.m. on each Monday night during August.

Registration in advance is encouraged but is not required.