City of Enid

Traffic Alert: Alternating Lane Closures
Beginning on Wednesday, July 16th, City of Enid crews will be conducting maintenance on the intersection of Oakwood Road and Randolph Avenue, and will be required to close lanes. At least one lane will remain open to the public in all directions. Work is expected to be complete by Thursday, July 17th.


 

Alternating Lane Closures: Broadway Avenue

Crews will begin to install asphalt on Broadway Avenue, from 3rd Street to 16th Street, on Wednesday, July 16th.  One lane will be open to the public in each direction at all times.  Construction is expected to be completed in approximately two weeks.


 

 

Let’s Talk About it, Oklahoma

The Let’s Talk About It, Oklahoma book discussion series will return to the Enid Public Library in August with the theme “Crime and Comedy: The Lighter Side of Murder and Misdemeanor”. The opening discussion will begin at 6 p.m. August 19th with “The Code of the Woosters” by P. G. Wodehouse.

Enid Public LIbraryOther dates and books included in the series are:

“The Burglar Who Traded Ted Williams” by Lawrence Block, September 9

“Native Tongue” by Carl Hiaasen, September 30

“One for the Money” by Janet Evanovich, October 21

“Cozy” by Parnell Hall, November 13

The library will also host two screen events in the Great Plains Room in conjunction with the book series. Episodes from the popular British television series “Jeeves and Wooster” starring Hugh Laurie and Steven Frye, will be shown starting at 5 p.m on Monday, August 18th. “One for the Money” starring Katherine Heigl, will be shown on Monday, October 20th at 5 p.m.

This event is made possible by a grant from the Oklahoma Humanities Council.

Books, services, and other materials for this series are provided by LET’S TALK ABOUT IT, OKLAHOMA, a project of the OKLAHOMA HUMANITIES COUNCIL with funding from the NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE HUMANITIES.  Funding for this series was provided by grants from the INASMUCH FOUNDATION and KIRKPATRICK FAMILY FUND.  Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in these programs do not necessarily represent those of OHC or NEH.

This event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments and door prizes will be available at each event. Those who are interested in participating are encouraged to preregister and borrow the reading selections by calling the Adult Services Librarian at 580-616-7183, emailing mholmes@enid.org or coming to the library.

The Enid Public Library is located at 120 W. Maine Ave., Enid OK 73701. The telephone number is 580-234-6313. Visit the website at www.enid.org/library.