Programs & Events

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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.

Tiny Tots Story Time

Toddler's monthly reading program has returned this fall.
1) Please call the library at 918-968-2567 to register your child.
2) Pick up activity supplies at the library.
3) Find videos of books being read on Facebook @StroudOKLibrary.
See Google Calendar for program dates.

1,000 Books before Kindergarten

We encourage you to read 1,000 books with your child before he or she starts kindergarten.
Call the library to sign your child up to receive reading certificates and prizes for every 100 books read!
We will give you a paper reading log or you can track your reading with the #1KB4K app:      iTunes       Google

Free Zoo Tickets

We are happy to announce our participation in #ReadForAdventure!  Visit the library and check out "Juniper’s Butterfly Garden" and receive one voucher good for general admission for 4 people to the OKC Zoo and Botanical Garden! Reservations are not required to enter the zoo. This program runs until June 2021 or while supplies last and is courtesy of OKC Zoo and Botanical Garden and OG+E.
Ask staff for more information.


Tails and Tales Additional Reading Lists

We would love to see pictures of your crafts!

Tiny Tots

Week 1 - Little Blue Truck & Farm Friends

Little Blue Truck by Alice Schertle
Good Night, Little Blue Truck
Little Blue Truck Leads the Way
Craft: Blue truck and animals


K-5th Grade

Week 1 - Birds
Birds by Kevin Henkes
A Good Day by Kevin Henkes
Three Hens and a Peacock by Lester Laminack
Gossie by Olivier Dunrea
Duck in a Truck by Jez Alborough
Don't let the Pigeon stay up late by Mo Willems
Craft: Make a bird feeder

Extra Animal Stories

Week 1
Bad Kitty does not like Dogs by Nick Bruel
Farmyard beat by Lindsey Craig
Big Red Barn by Margaret Wise Brown
Go to bed Goat by Michael Dahl

Week 2 - Safari
Can you cuddle like a koala? by John Butler
Giraffes can't dance by Giles Andreae
Haircut for Lion by Michael Dahl
Does a kangaroo have a mother, too? by Eric Carle
Craft: Jungle Mask
Week 2 - Safari
Roar: a noisy counting book by P.D. Edwards
We all went on safari by Laurie Krebs
Count the Monkeys by Mac Barnett
I need a hug by Aaron Blabey
Craft: Decorate box
Craft: Jungle Mask

Week 2
This is my fort! by Drew Daywalt
Fox the Tiger by Corey R. Tabor
Go Get 'Em, Tiger! by Sabrina Moyle
Simba and Nala at Play (Disney)

Week 3 - Creepy Crawlies
Pete the Cat and the Cool Caterpillar by James Dean
Tumble Bumble by Felicia Bond
The Very Busy Spider by Eric Carle
Crunching, Munching Caterpillar by Sheridan Cain
Craft: Lifecycle of a Butterfly


Week 3 - Creepy Crawlies
Waiting for Wings by Lois Ehlert
Leo the Lightning Bug by Eric Drachman
The Grouchy Ladybug by Eric Carle
Diary of a Fly by Doreen Cronin
I don't want to be a Frog! by Dav Petty
Caterpillar and Bean by Martin Jenkins
Craft: Lifecycle of a Butterfly
Week 3
Fly Guy's big family by Tedd Arnold
Over and Under the Pond by Kate Messner
Jump, Frog, Jump by Robert Kalan
Fancy Nancy: Saturday Night Sleepover by Jane O'Connor
Week 4 - Brown Bear, Brown Bear
Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What do you see? by Bill Martin
Bear Came Along by Richard T. Morris
We're going on a bear hunt by Michael Rosen
Bear snores on by Karma Wilson
One big pair of underwear by Laura Gehl 

Week 4 - Safari
Hippospotamus by Jeanne Willis
Hilda must be dancing by Karma Wilson
Where the wild things are by Maurice Sendak
Monkey and Elephant's worst fight ever! by Michael Townsend
Ninja Red Riding Hood by Corey Rosen Schwartz
Craft: Safari Sunset
Week 4
Jungle Night by Sandra Boynton
Mama, Mama by Jean Marzollo
Mouse Paint by Ellen Stoll Walsh
What I Saw in the Teachers Lounge by Jerry Pallotta