Register for Library Programs

Please follow the directions below the program for which you want to attend.

ALL AGES 

WINTER WILDERNESS: 2019-2020 WINTER READING PROGRAM (Dec. 7-Feb. 14)
  • Register for our all ages Winter Reading Program online or at the library. Want to try the new family registration portal? Sign-up here. Get more details about winter reading here.
 

AMERICANS AT WAR SPEAKER SERIES (Six-part series from Sept. 9, 2019-April 13, 2020)
  • The OSU History Dept. is partnering with the Library to present distinguished scholars with expertise in military history.
  • View the complete schedule with topics and speakers here. 
  • Registration is requested to facilitate seating and refreshments. Sign-up here.
  • Check on the book list and place holds on books you'd like to read!
MERIDIAN BASIC COMPUTER CLASSES (Dates vary)
  • Winter and spring classes are listed at this link.
  • Topics include Windows 10, Email, Microsoft Word, and more. 
  • Some classes are free, others have a small fee. Books will be provided for computer basics classes.
FINDING YOUR WAY: Compasses, GPS, Geocaching, & More (Saturday, Feb.1, 2-3:30 p.m.)
  • Nate Diekelman of OSU Outdoor Adventures talks about how to use maps and compasses for hiking, geocaching, and more.
  • Registration is requested. Sign-up here.
HOW TO GET PUBLISHED IN THE LOCAL NEWSPAPER (Thursday, Feb.11, 6:30-8:30 p.m.)
  • Learn guidelines for writing and submitting press releases, articles, events, story ideas, letters to the editor, photos and more.
  • Presented by local newspaper reporters and editors
  • Light refreshments will be provided
  • Registration is requested to plan seating and food. Sign-up here.
COMPUTER TUTORING (By appointment)

COOKBOOK CLUB (2nd Thursdays @ Prairie Arts Kitchen, 6:30-8 p.m.)

SCIENCE FICTION FILM CLUB (1st Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m.)

MAKING THE MOST OF RETIREMENT (Third Wednesdays at 1:30 p.m.)

  • No registration is necessary to attend these programs for retirees.

BOOKWORMS (4th Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. on hiatus June and July)

TEEN PROGRAMS (More information about teen programs)

TEEN ANIME CLUB (Second Fridays from 6:30-8:30 p.m.)

TEEN ADVISORY COMMITTEE (1st Fridays from 5:30-8:30 p.m.)

Code Name: Scratch

For 4th grade and up youth who are interested in learning how to code using Scratch. Learn how to make animations, computer games and more!  Saturday dates: 1/11, 1/25, 2/8, 2/22, 3/7, 3/28, 4/25, 5/9. Spring semester sessions will build upon each other so please make sure your child can attend the majority of sessions. Register for Code Name: Scratch

Chess Club Starts back up on Jan 10th

Chess Club will be taking a holiday break- stay tuned for when it resumes in January. Fridays from 4:30-5:30 pm. Play games against other chess players to improve your game and perfect your strategies. Best for grades 4th and older, knowledge basic chess moves greatly preferred. Get reminder emails for chess

CHILDREN'S PROGRAMS (More information about children's programs)

Chess Club Starts back up on Jan 10th

Chess Club will be taking a holiday break- stay tuned for when it resumes in January. Fridays from 4:30-5:30 pm.  Play games against other chess players to improve your game and perfect your strategies. Best for grades 4th and older, knowledge basic chess moves greatly preferred. Get a reminder email for Chess

Code Name: Scratch 

For 4th grade and up youth who are interested in learning how to code using Scratch. Learn how to make animations, computer games and more!  Saturday dates: 1/11, 1/25, 2/8, 2/22, 3/7, 3/28, 4/25, 5/9. Spring semester sessions will build upon each other so please make sure your child can attend the majority of sessions. Register for Code Name: Scratch

Homeschool R.E.A.D!  Currently full 

R.E.A.D!= Reading, Explorations, and Discovery! Homeschooler program for 1st-5th graders to help explore the wide world of literature. Each month a different literary genre will be presented. It is a two-part program each month, with the first session introducing the new genre and the second session providing time to share a special project. Held on the 1st & 3rd Monday of the month at 2:30 pm (subject to change due to holidays) Register for R.E.A.D! 

Kid's Writing Club Last fall session is Nov 14. (resumes in January)

Writing program hosted by the OSU Writing Center!!! Geared towards 8-12 years old. Held on the 2nd & 4th Thursday of each month from 6:00-8:00 p.m. (may end early depending on writing styles). Only held when OSU in session- last fall class will be Nov 14th. Writing Club incorporates literacy activities that may reflect the book the group is reading or other activities that give the group opportunities to practice writing. Previous activities have included short stories, letter writing, poetry, and more. Participants are welcome to suggest topics for activities. Participants do not need to have attended previous classes, all are welcome. Get reminder emails for Writing.

Tuesdays After School

  Kids in the Kitchen  Kids can discover their inner culinary skills with this food program using the library's mobile kitchen! The month-long series is held on January Tuesdays from 3:30-5pm (although some sessions may end a little earlier). This program is for kids ages 5-9 and registration is required. Please make sure to note any food allergies.   Register is full

 Science Matters Hands-on science experiments for kids ages 5-9 demonstrating the wonders of physics. Challenges and puzzles will sponsor independence and encourage creativity. Programs run Tuesdays in February from 3:30-5. Parent participation encouraged but not mandatory. Register Here

 

1000 BOOKS BEFORE KINDERGARTEN (a year-round reading program for birth through entering Kindergarten)

For more information or to register you may also call the Children's Help Desk at 405-372-3633 x 8108 or email ChildrensReference@stillwater.org.