Each #lifehacks class features a cooking basics segment and an adulting basics segment, which addresses how to handle an everyday task that adults commonly face. These classes are free and tailored for 16-23 year olds.
In the July lifehacks class, Deidre Schexnayder will demonstrate making easy healthy and gluten-free pizzas. Ronda Riden, Director of the Bartlesville Campus for Rogers State University, Braden Shovanec, Recruitment Specialist for Tri County Tech, and a representative from Oklahoma Wesleyan University will discuss their respective institutions’ educational opportunities during and after school as well as preparation tips for success.
This program is scheduled for Thursday, July 29 at 4:00 pm and will meet in Meeting Room A. It is open to the public and will also be a Facebook Live event on the Library’s Facebook page. Since this program will be recorded, those who do not wish to be part of the recording will need to seat themselves out of camera range.
For more information, please call the Reference desk at 918-338-4169. The #lifehacks program series is made possible by a community grant from Phillips 66.
Join us to see and hear the results of the creative work done by participants of BPL’s month-long Teen Poetry Workshop, led by poet Morris McCorvey!
OSU-Washington County Extension/Washington County Master Gardeners will be presenting a weekly series of programs covering a wide array of gardening topics. These hour-long programs will be Tuesdays starting a 6 pm, and will be held in the Library’s Meeting Room A. These programs are free and will be open to the public to attend.
On July 27, there will be “Bartlesville Public Library Flower Beds” presented by Kathie McMillan, Patti Lundeen, Charlene Wells, Sandra McBride, Nita Swan, Craig Sutterfield, and Janet Young. For several years the Washington County Master Gardeners Association has maintained the flower beds lining the parking area at the Library. Each flower bed is adopted by several Master Gardeners, and the flower beds have been certified to be Monarch Butterfly Habitats.
When possible, these programs will be Facebook Live events on the Library’s Facebook page.
For more information, please contact the Information Desk at 918-338-4169.
Dr. Erin Haxton, DVM will share her expertise in preventative medicine to help you help your pets live their healthiest and longest lives possible. Dr. Haxton is one of the veterinarians at Arrowhead Veterinary Clinic in Dewey.
This free program will be Tuesday, July 27 at 4 pm in the Library’s Meeting Room A, and is open to the public and will be a Facebook Live event from the Library’s Facebook page.
For more information, please call the Reference desk at 918-338-4169.
TOMORROW, JULY 20, 10:00 at Tower Center at Unity Square…Join the K9 officers and dogs of the Bartlesville Police Department for a demo and meet & greet!
The Bartlesville Public Library and the OSU Extension Service is pleased to announce an 8-week Gardening Series presented by the Washington County Master Gardeners. For many years the Master Gardeners have maintained the beautiful flower beds at the Library.
These hour-long programs will be Tuesdays starting at 6 pm in the Library’s Meeting Room A. This program series will cover topics like landscaping, growing healthy food on a small scale, pruning trees and shrubs, what comprises healthy soil, and how to attract butterflies and birds. Each program will cover a specific topic presented by Master Gardeners with plenty of experience. These programs are free and will be open to the public. Registration is not required.
On July 20, David Turner will present “Planting Trees and Shrubs.” Turner will discuss the recommended methods of planting hole preparation, planting position, use of soil amendments, and other issues.
For additional information, call 918-338-4187.
Session #3 of BPL’s Teen Poetry workshop, led by Morris McCorvey, will be held on Monday, July 19th at 10am in the Upstairs Meeting Room. Participants are expected to bring a written haiku poem about a non-human being that they know. Special guest poets will be here to demonstrate the “Open Mic Experience!