The weather isn’t the only thing changing!

On Wednesday, November 1st, the Chickasha Public Library will begin using a new circulation and catalog system. The online catalog will look different, and you will notice changes to your online account. We appreciate your patience as we work together through this change. If you encounter any problems, please call us at 405-222-6075.

Youth Book Club

Embed from Getty Images   All youth ages twelve to sixteen are welcome to join Youth Book Club! Youth Book Club is a monthly book discussion held on the last Tuesday of the month, from 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm. This program takes place in the Library meeting room at 527 W Iowa Ave. For… Continue Reading Youth Book Club

Teddy Bear Sleepover

Embed from Getty Images Teddy Bear Sleepover is a special story time for kids three to ten and their bravest stuffed friend. Teddy Bear Sleepover is at 5:00 pm on Friday, October 13th in the Library meeting room 527 W Iowa Ave. This years theme for storytime is a cowboy campout, and all the buckaroos… Continue Reading Teddy Bear Sleepover

Vintage Book Sale

Embed from Getty Images The Chickasha Public Library and the Friends of the Chickasha Public Library are presenting a Vintage Book Sale on Friday, September 22nd from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm and Saturday, September 23rd from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. The Vintage Book Sale is a continuation of the previous Vintage Book Sale.… Continue Reading Vintage Book Sale

Dear Patrons

Dear Patrons, I want to introduce you to two new virtual services that we are adding. Pronunciator is our new language learning database. It is a fun and free way to learn any of 80 languages with self-directed lessons, live teachers, movies, music, and more. You can learn a language from any language of your… Continue Reading Dear Patrons

Genealogy Symposium

Embed from Getty Images   The Chickasha Public Library presents a Genealogy Symposium on Tuesday, September 12, from 10 am to 4 pm. The program will feature presentations by Laura Martin, Deputy Director of Research at the Oklahoma History Museum and Kathryn Ramsay the Librarian of Local History and Genealogy at the Norman Central Library.… Continue Reading Genealogy Symposium

Staff Pick

Embed from Getty Images   Rosemary and Rue by Seanan McGuire is the first book in the ten book October Daye series. Don’t let its label as an urban/paranormal fantasy novel discourage you; this book has appeal for all readers. The fantasy classification comes from the supernatural nature of most of the characters. October “Toby”… Continue Reading Staff Pick

Family History Page

Embed from Getty Images Are you interested in genealogy? If so, the Chickasha Public Library’s Family History page has many resources for both beginning genealogists as well as more experienced researchers. The Genealogy Print Resources section at the top of the page contains information about some of the historical records that are available for use… Continue Reading Family History Page

Summer Reading 2017 Report

Every summer the Chickasha Public Library participates in a nationwide free Summer Reading Program, and our 2017 free program has ended here at the Chickasha Public Library. If you missed all the fun this summer, there is another chance next June and July! This year, 154 and 19 teens from all over Grady County signed… Continue Reading Summer Reading 2017 Report

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