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!
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!
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!
FREE POETRY WORKSHOP FOR TEENS AT BARTLESVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY
BPL is offering a very special weekly series for teens during July. Morris McCorvey, renowned local poet, actor and community leader, will lead a free Poetry Workshop or middle- and high-school aged participants. No registration is required. Participants will meet once per week at the library, culminating in a final Open Mic Night at the Tower Center at Unity Square. Workshop sessions are July 8, July 13 and July 19 in BPL’s upstairs meeting room, from 10:00-11:30am. The Open Mic Night at the Tower Center at Unity Square will be July 27 at 7:00pm. This final event is open for the public to enjoy.
In keeping with the Summer Reading Program’s “Tails and Tales” theme, Mr. McCorvey says “I hope to guide the young writers towards their individual abilities to write about -and contribute to- the relationship of human beings to other living things.”
Thursday, June 24th, 10am – noon…INTERACTIVE BUBBLE STATIONS by ABSOLUTE SCIENCE!
Absolute Science will be setting up Bubble Stations at the Tower Center at Unity Square! Their hand-made bubble solution makes bubbles not only bigger, but longer lasting! With hundreds of wands of different shapes and sizes this is sure to be a wonderful hands-on experience that will bring out the child in all of us. Event is free, for all ages, and open to the public.
SATURDAY, JUNE 19 AT 2:00 IN THE LIBRARY’S UPSTAIRS MEETING ROOMCrafter Shani Snell will lead teen participants in creating some VERY COOL duct tape creations! Free & all supplies provided.
Big News! BPL is resuming its normal Storytime Schedule!
TOMORROW! BPL WELCOMES THE FUR-TASTIC K9S!!!
Tuesday, June 15th, 10:00am at the Tower Center at Unity Square…Free & Open to the Public
Be amazed and entertained by Felicia Foy and her team of Performance & Stunt Dogs!