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

The Library Looks Great What’s Next?

Letter From the Director The Library Looks Great What’s Next? Have you been to the Library recently?  The reason I ask that is because I know we have many e-customers that don’t come in very often.  We’ve done some renovating, redecorating, and rearranging.  In 2016 we renovated the children’s area, we replaced the flooring and… Continue Reading The Library Looks Great What’s Next?

Chickasha Public Library Summer Reading Program

Every year the Chickasha Public Library offers a free Summer Reading Program for children and teens. The library’s summer reading program is every Thursday in June and July. The Library will kick off the Summer Reading Program with the sign-up day on May 25th 9:30 to 7:00 at the library, 527 W Iowa Ave. This… Continue Reading Chickasha Public Library Summer Reading Program

Volunteers Are Essential

Volunteers are essential to non-profit organizations. Embed from Getty Images   “Why volunteer”?  The answer to that question invokes a variety of responses.   A recent study of  volunteers revealed the following: Supporting a cause that is important to me Enjoying the activity Giving something back to society Socializing and meeting new people Helping those less… Continue Reading Volunteers Are Essential

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.

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

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

Friends of the Chickasha Public Library Fall Used Book Sale

Embed from Getty Images   The Friends of the Chickasha Public Library Fall Used Book Sale kicks off Thursday, October 20th with the Friends preview sale. Friends membership is required and will be available at the door $5.00. The Book Sale opens to the public on October 21st and goes through October 23rd, times and prices… Continue Reading Friends of the Chickasha Public Library Fall Used Book Sale