Friends of the Chickasha Public Library Summer Luncheons

Have you started to make plans for summer yet? Summer is right around the corner, and the Friends of the Chickasha Public Library are hosting their annual Summer Luncheon Series. The Luncheons will be held in the USAO Regents Room, 1727 W Alabama Ave, Chickasha, OK 73018 top floor of the Student Center. The cost of… Continue Reading Friends of the Chickasha Public Library Summer Luncheons

Staff Pick

The current Chickasha Public Library Staff Pick is “City of Light” by Lauren Belfer. The book “City of Light” is a historical fiction set in 1901. This historical fiction book seemed to be well researched and historically accurate.  It was about the efforts to make electricity widely available to everyone at a reasonable cost. Of course,… Continue Reading Staff Pick

Chisholm Trail 150th Celebration

Embed from Getty Images This year marks the 150th Anniversary of the beginning of the Chisholm Trail. During its time, the Chisholm Trail was considered one of the wonders of the Western World. Jesse Chisholm, a part-Cherokee, who built a trading post in what is now Oklahoma City is who the trail is named after.… Continue Reading Chisholm Trail 150th Celebration

Antique Book Sale

Embed from Getty Images The Friends of the Chickasha Public Library will be hosting an Antique Book Sale at the Chickasha Public Library, 527 W Iowa Ave. The Sale will be on January 13th, and 14th, during Library hours. For more information please call the Library at 405-222-6075.

Library Technology Night

Embed from Getty Images   On Friday, January 20th the Chickasha Public Library is hosting a Library Technology Night, from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm at the Library, 527 W Iowa Ave. During this event speakers will discuss a variety of Library databases, please see the schedule below. 6:00 – 6:30 Universal Class 6:30 – 7:00 Oklahoma… Continue Reading Library Technology Night

Friends 40th Anniversary Celebration

Embed from Getty Images   The Friends of the Chickasha Public Library are Celebrating their 40th Anniversary on December 8th, 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm at the Chickasha Public Library, 527 W Iowa Ave. This event is a  Chickasha Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours event, hosted by the Friends of the Chickasha Public Library.… Continue Reading Friends 40th Anniversary Celebration

Chapter Chat

Chapter Chat meets on the fourth Monday of each month, at 7:00 pm at the Chickasha Public Library 527 W Iowa Ave. Anyone who is interested in the book for the discussion can pick up a copy at the Library or check out a copy on the Oklahoma Virtual Library. If you have any questions please… Continue Reading Chapter Chat

Genealogy Workshop

  The Chickasha Public Library is hosting a Genealogy Workshop on Saturday, November 12th from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm at the Library, 527 W Iowa Avenue. This is a free event open to anyone interested in learning how to use online resources to trace their family history. There will also be an opportunity to… Continue Reading Genealogy Workshop

John Hinkle World War 1 Master Storyteller

  The Friends of the Chickasha Public Library will be hosting a World War 1 event, at the Chickasha Public Library, 527 W Iowa Avenue. On November 9th 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm. John Hinkle Master Storyteller will lead a 59-minute program of information filled with over 300 accompanying slides, a 7’map plus facsimiles of… Continue Reading John Hinkle World War 1 Master Storyteller

January Literary Trivia

Embed from Getty Images   Join us at the Chickasha Public Library on Thursday, January 19th, at 5 pm for a Literary Trivia event!  There will be lots of fun and several chances to win prizes.  January’s theme is mystery books.  Literary Trivia meets every month on a Thursday at 5 pm and upcoming trivia… Continue Reading January Literary Trivia