Programs & Events

Come join us each year for the book sale and summer reading program.

Tiny Tots Story Time

A tiny tots reading program will be held once a month (usually the 1st Thursday) at 10 a.m. Registration (call or email) is required and a parent must attend. Tots ages 18 months to Pre-K will explore colors, shapes, letters, numbers and words with stories, crafts and activities. Program dates will be announced online.

Our Day at the Zoo

Free zoo passes at libraryOne per family (program restarted May 2019.) #ReadForAdventure

Summer Reading Program

Every summer in June the library hosts a reading program for children and families as part of the Collaborative Summer Library Program. 2020 theme focuses on Fairy Tales, Mythology or Fantasy - Imagine Your Story.

Book Sale

  • The friends of the library hold an annual book sale, typically, the first weekend in December. The sale includes hardback, paperback, non-fiction, mystery, romance, western, and other fiction books. Donations of books for the sale are accepted just before each sale. Funds raised benefit the Stroud Public Library.
  • The Library now has books for sale year round! The new book sale tables are in the north lobby.

Wilma Elizabeth McDaniel Poetry Contest

Annual High School poetry contest honoring the late Oklahoma poet Wilma McDaniel. 2019 deadline is March 26. Award ceremony April 7. Flyer (PDF)