The Norman Transcript


June 18, 2014

Library briefs

NORMAN — Mask maker’s workshop

Patrick Riley will share his love and knowledge of Egyptian art and history at a pair of mask making workshops for teens.

Riley will lead the workshops at 6 p.m. Saturday at Norman Public Library West, 300 Norman Center Court, and 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Norman Central Public Library, 225 N. Webster Ave.

See the night sky

Journey to the cosmos and beyond through a Norman Central Public Library program for children, with sessions at 2 and 7 p.m. Monday at the library, 225 N. Webster Ave.

Norman North High School teacher Eileen Gryzbowski, along with assistance from members of several local astronomy clubs, will lead the discussion.

Preschool or elementary school-age children are invited. Registration is not required.

For more information, visit the library, call 701-2630 or visit

Super sleuths wanted

The Norman Central Public Library welcomes Oklahoma Museum Network representatives for “It’s Elementary, Doctor Watson” at 6 p.m. June 27 at the library, 225 N. Webster Ave.

Teens can learn about the science behind crime-solving methods of the legendary Sherlock Holmes. They can enjoy an evening of detective work.

Registration is requested to attend, although there will be a limited number of first-come, first-served spaces available at the door.

For more information, visit the library, call 701-2600 or visit

Library Day set

The Pioneer Library System returns for its annual visit to the Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History and Library Day on June 28 at the museum, 2401 Chautauqua Ave., on the campus of the University of Oklahoma.

All museum visitors that day will receive complimentary admission if they show their library card. And for those who don’t yet have a card, library staff will be at the museum to sign them up for one.

The museum is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. that day. All of its galleries will be open to those attending.

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