The Norman Transcript

December 19, 2013

Library briefs

The Norman Transcript

NORMAN — Candy Cane hunt

The Norman Public Library invites children to come to the east side of Norman for a holiday Candy Cane Hunt at 1 p.m. Saturday at Irving Recreation Center, 125 Vicksburg Ave.

In addition to the Candy Cane Hunt, the afternoon will feature a visit from Santa Claus for photos, milk and cookies and more.

It’s also a chance for guests to see the new 24-Hour Library, north of the Irving Recreation Center. The facility began serving east Norman in October.

Registration is requested in advance through the Irving Recreation Center by calling 292-9774.

For more information, call 701-2600 or visit

Holiday schedule

Pioneer Library System facilities will have some schedule changes for the upcoming holiday season.

Libraries will close at 6 p.m. Monday and will be closed all day Tuesday and Wednesday.

Libraries also will close early at 6 p.m. Dec. 31 and be closed all day Jan. 1.

The Pioneer Library System’s Virtual Library always will remain open at It has downloadable items and other resources available.

Residents can keep up with the library on Twitter @mylibrary2go, Facebook at “Pioneer Library System” and Instagram under “mylibrary2go.”

— Transcript Staff

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