Valentine’s Day programs will be offered at Omaha Public Library

All are invited to share the love at Omaha Public Library (OPL) leading up to Valentine's Day. OPL is hosting several Valentine's-themed programs, Feb. 9-16, for patrons of all ages to enjoy. Some events may have age recommendations or registration requirements. All events are free to attend. Call the hosting branch or visit for more information.

  • Friday, Feb. 9
    • 10:30 a.m.: Valentine’s Day Storytime at Florence Branch, 2920 Bondesson St., 402-444-5299
    • 7 p.m.: Speed Dating (Ages 25-35, 35-45)* at W. Dale Clark Main Library, 215 S. 15th St., 402-444-4800, registration required
  • Saturday, Feb. 10, 10:30 a.m.: Valentine’s Day Storytime & Craft at Charles B. Washington Branch, 2868 Ames Ave., 402-444-4849
  • Sunday, Feb. 11
    • 1:30 p.m.: Valentine’s Day Family Craft at Milton R. Abrahams Branch, 5111 N. 90th St., 402-444-6284
    • 1:30 p.m.: Speed Dating (Ages 45-55, 56+)* at W. Dale Clark Main Library, registration required
  • Monday, Feb. 12, 10 a.m.: Valentine’s Day Toddler Storytime at Bess Johnson Elkhorn Branch, 2100 Reading Plz., 402-289-4367
  • Tuesday, Feb. 13, 6:30 p.m.: Valentine’s Day Family Storytime at Bess Johnson Elkhorn Branch
  • Wednesday, Feb. 14
    • 10:30 a.m.: Valentine’s Day Preschool Storytime at W. Dale Clark Main Library
    • 4 p.m.: Valentine’s Day Bird Feeder Craft for Kids at Charles B. Washington Branch
  • Thursday, Feb. 15, 6:30 p.m.: Teen Valentine’s Day Aftermath Party at Milton R. Abrahams Branch
  • Friday, Feb. 16, 1 p.m.: Candy Science at Millard Branch, 13214 Westwood Ln., 402-444-4848, registration required

*Single men 35+ are still sought for Speed Dating on Feb. 9 and Feb. 11. Learn more at or by calling event coordinator Amy Mather at 402-444-3399. All available spots for women are full.

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