To help put you in the Christmas spirit we have just released 2 audiobooks and 3 eBooks on Overdrive and Libby with no holds and no waiting! Make it a fun and relaxing December. Happy Holidays from your Library! Check them out here https://okvirtuallibrary.overdrive.com/okvirtual-bartlesville/content
New options to manage your digital holds thru OK Virtual (Overdrive and Libby apps) are coming soon. Learn all about it here: https://company.overdrive.com/2019/12/04/coming-soon-hold-redelivery/
There’s a short 2 minute video within the page linked above.
The 28th Annual FOL Creative Writing Contest kicked off December 1st!
If you love to write, this is your opportunity to tell your tale and share your work with others. To enter, participants must be a Bartlesville Public Library cardholder.
Applications will be available at the Circulation and Reference desks as well as on the Library’s website below. All entries must be received or postmarked by February 1, 2020. Winners will be announced at the Friends of the Library Annual Meeting in April 2020.
Creative Writing Contest Form
We maybe closed Dec. 6th, but our digital collection is always available online at https://okvirtuallibrary.overdrive.com/ as well as our databases at http://bartlesville.polarislibrary.com/Search/misc/esources.aspx?ctx=3.1033.0.0.6&Category=0
Vicki Curless will provide an overview of the FAFSA, including how it works and how answering certain questions can hurt or help being approved and how much is allocated. She will discuss alternative financing: scholarships, grants, fellowships, contests, etc. to taking out loans. She will also cover how to interpret the estimated costs of a college when they present a financial aid package.
This free class is for middle school and high school students (grades 8-12) and their parents.
Registration is preferred. To register, call the Youth Services Desk at 918-338-4170, or email Laura Pryce at firstname.lastname@example.org or click https://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040D4EABAA2AA2FB6-college
Don’t miss Oklahoma author Susan Kates this Thur. at 7 PM to discuss her book, Red Dirt Women: at Home on the Oklahoma Plains. https://www.facebook.com/events/2758477357536734/
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Join us for Luminary Service at the White Rose Mausoleum this Saturday at 6 PM https://facebook.com/events/698679883975861/