Patrick Lynch Public Library

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Location Details

Address:
206 S McKenna Street
Poteau, OK  74953

Directions:
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Library Manager:

Mona Goodrich

Contact Information:

Phone: (918) 647-4444
Email: poteau@seolibraries.com
Fax:  (866) 445-3934

Hours:

Mon-Fri: 9am-6pm
Sat: 9am-2pm

Notary Service

Notary service is available at this location.  We recommend calling ahead to make an appointment.

Upcoming Events

This event is in the "Adults" group.

OSU extension

10:00am - 11:00am
Patrick Lynch Public Library (Poteau)
Library Branch: Patrick Lynch Public Library (Poteau)
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Healthy Eating
Event Details:

Danette Russell with the OSU Extension will present part one of Med Instead of Meds, which is a six-session class series focused on eating a healthy Mediterranean-style eating pattern (a.k.a. eating the Med Way).

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Read & Feed: Teen Culinary Adventures

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Patrick Lynch Public Library (Poteau)
Library Branch: Patrick Lynch Public Library (Poteau)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Healthy Eating

Cooking/Healthy Eating Styles

This program will explore healthy food facts by selecting, discussing, and/or making the recipe from supplied guidelines, then we all get together to taste test finished products!
Event Details:

Embark on an exciting exploration of flavors as we transport ourselves to the vibrant streets of China through a mouthwatering dish. 🇨🇳 Let your taste buds dance with delight as we discover the secrets of Chinese cuisine together!

This event is in the "Children" group.

Kids Crafternoon: SRP Edition

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Patrick Lynch Public Library (Poteau)
Library Branch: Patrick Lynch Public Library (Poteau)
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts

Arts & Crafts

Event Details:

Craft Theme: Summer Reading Travel Suitcase Get ready to dive into the world of books with a crafty twist! Kids will have a blast creating their very own Summer Reading Travel Suitcase, perfect for storing all their favorite books.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Stay Active & Independent for Life (SAIL)

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Patrick Lynch Public Library (Poteau)
Library Branch: Patrick Lynch Public Library (Poteau)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Mental and Physical Health

Health & Wellness

Learn how to keep your body and mind sharp and sound.
Event Details:

Staying Active and Independent for Life (SAIL) is a fitness program for older adults, which can be done sitting or standing performing exercise that improves strength ,balance and fitness is critical for staying active and reducing the risk of fal

About the Library

Patrick Lynch Public Library in Poteau opened in its new location in September of 2013. Formerly known as Buckley Public Library, the Poteau branch has been a part of the Southeast Oklahoma Library System since 1967. Patrick Lynch Public Library has a community meeting room, three study rooms, a computer lab, and a Discovery Zone. The branch’s lobby area offers tables for reading and studying. The library is divided between the adult and children’s area. The children’s area has a huge reading tree with a bench surrounding the trunk that is a perfect spot for adults to read to their children. The adult and teen areas offer comfortable seating for leisure reading and/or studying. There are public access computers spread throughout the library and educational computers located in the children’s area. The library offers free 24/7 WIFI access and also houses the LeFlore County Genealogical Society.