Kind of Kin by Rilla Askew

Read on Eastern Oklahoma! @ MPL

Join us for a 3 month long discovery of Rilla Askew's novel Kind of Kin. The program kicks off Feb. 1 and runs through May 31st.
Activities include:
Kin Folks
mark on a world map in the lobby where your family is from
"What I Love About My Community"
submit up to 3 photos that express what you love about your community
(photo contest details)
Kin Cookin'
submit traditional family recipes to be included in a cookbook epublished by the library
Citizenship Test
each month answer 5 questions from a citizenship test in the library to win a prize

Writer's Pad hosted by MPL

Writer's Group @ MPL

The Writer's Pad is a multi-generational group of writers hosted by the Muskogee Public Library. The group will meet on the second Monday of every month at 7pm to discuss and critique each other's works. This group hopes to improve both a writer's skill and level of confidence.
Feb. 22 | Mar. 14 | Apr. 11 | May 9

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Entertainment Apps @ MPL

Instantly borrow free music (freegal), digital movies/graphic novels/ebooks (hoopla), audio books (one click digital), ebooks (overdrive), magazines (zinio), and more, 24/7 with your library card. Simple to access and use, without the hassle of having to return the items you’ve borrowed, all you need is your library card, a web browser, smart phone or tablet to get started. Click one of the logos above to access e-content!


Learn-Create-Share @MPL

Links to resources from the recent summer youth tech camp.


Free Genealogy Classes

A Genealogy on the Internet class is held the first Thursday of each month.  A Basic Genealogy how-to class is held the first Tuesday of each month.  Contact the genealogy department to sign up and/or for more information.

Book-a-Librarian @ MPL

Inquire about our 1-on-1, any time technology tutoring service: Book-A-Librarian.   Library staff can work with you on a variety of technology subjects from keyboarding to wordprocessing to social networking (ex. Facebook) and much more.  Call 918.682.6657 for more details or to make an appointment.

Upcoming Time Changes & Closings @ MPL

2/15 (Monday): President's Day
5/30 (Monday): Memorial Day