Food to pay off Fines During December

For the nineteenth year, December is “Food for Fines” month at the Chickasha Public Library.  Overdue fines may be paid with a donation of non-perishable food.  According to Library Director Lillie Huckaby, “The food will be given to our local Food Pantry.  Remember and share with those in need.  I am asking everyone who comes… Continue Reading Food to pay off Fines During December

Library Closed for Thanksgiving

Embed from Getty Images The Chickasha Public Library will be closed November 23rd and 24th for Thanksgiving The library will reopen on Saturday, November 25th at 10:00 am. For more information, please call the library at 405-222-6075.    

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

Up Coming OHAI (Oklahoma Healthy Aging Initiative) Class Tai Chi: Moving for Better Balance

Embed from Getty Images   The Chickasha Public Library is partnering once again with OHAI Oklahoma Healthy Aging Initiative in their Lifestyle and Learning program. Beginning September 11th every Monday and Thursday from 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm or from 6:30 pm t0 7:30 pm OHAI and the Library will be offering Tai Chi classes.… Continue Reading Up Coming OHAI (Oklahoma Healthy Aging Initiative) Class Tai Chi: Moving for Better Balance

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

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

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

Tai Chi: Moving For Better Balance

Tai Chi: Moving for Better Balance The movements of the Chinese martial arts Tai Chi can help seniors reduce the risk of falling, increasing balance, and increasing flexibility. This six-week class teaches participants ways to improve their overall mind, body, and spirit through a series of slow continuous movements. It does not matter how strong,… Continue Reading Tai Chi: Moving For Better Balance

Youth Spring Break Events!

March 15th 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm, youth ages 9 – 16 are welcome to come to the Library and test their knowledge of mythology found in Rick Riordan’s books.         March 16th, 2017, 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm the Library will welcome local teen author Anna Kittrell. During the visit, Anna… Continue Reading Youth Spring Break Events!