Norman area library briefs

Norman area library briefs for June 14.
by Jane Glenn Cannon Published: June 14, 2012

In brief

Libraries host dance classes

Oklahoma City dance instructor Jose Bracamontes will lead a “Dance the Night Away” workshop for teens and adults at 6:30 p.m. Friday at the Norman Public Library, 225 N Webster Ave. Bracamontes will teach basic steps for such dances as the cha-cha, rumba, salsa and merengue. He will repeat the workshop at 2 p.m. Saturday at Noble Public Library, 204 N Fifth. For other scheduled appearances at libraries in the Pioneer Library System, go to

Teens can play laser tag

— Teens can play laser tag at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Norman Public Library. The Pioneer Library System is partnering with Mobile Laser Forces to present “Laser Games Own the Night” as part of the system's Summer Reading Program. The program is for ages 12-18, and a parent or guardian must sign waivers to participate. The waivers are available at

Sugar Free Allstars will perform

— The Grammy-winning Sugar Free Allstars will perform at 2 p.m. Monday at the Norman Public Library. The concert is part of the library's Summer Reading Program. Other performances are scheduled for 7 p.m. Tuesday at Moore Public Library, 225 S Howard Ave.; 10:30 a.m. June 20 at Blanchard Public Library, 205 NE 10; 2 p.m. June 20 at Newcastle Public Library, 705 NW 10; 10:30 a.m. June 26 at Purcell Public Library, 919 N Ninth St.; and 10 a.m. June 27 at Noble Public Library, 204 N Fifth St.

Museum show is set

— Science Museum Oklahoma will present an outreach program at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Norman Public Library as part of the library's Summer Reading Program. “Light up the Night” will feature light painting with iPads and an application called “Slow Shutter.” Registration is required. To register, go to

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by Jane Glenn Cannon
Senior Reporter
A native of Oklahoma, Jane Glenn Cannon is an award-winning reporter who has covered everything from crime, courts and government to entertainment and features. She wrote a popular personal column for many years. She is a former associate writer...
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