Genealogy Group Meeting

If you are an expert genealogist or a research novice, this group is open to anyone with the love of research. Our second meeting is Thursday, May 23rd at 5:30 pm in the Archives.

Sign up for FanFest 2019!

We don't care if its to have a booth, to volunteer or to donate! You can now apply for all of the above on our website. Follow the link to get started!

Talk Dewey to Me

The library has a blog! Talk Dewey to Me is where you can go to find out more about the goings on of our library. If you are wondering what books the librarians are reading, local history, or to learn more about the librarians, stop by our blog. We will be posting new content weekly.

Calling all BookWorms!

How many badges have you earned? We would like to see your progress! Show us by tagging us on social media @ElRenoCarnegieLibrary or use the hashtag #ERCL.


Have you heard about our OneCard program? If you have a child in either the El Reno, Calumet, Maple, Riverside, or Sacred Heart schools, then your child has a library card! To read more about this program or how to log on to our electronic resources, please click below.


Monday - Thursday: 9am - 7pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday : 9am - 1pm
Sunday: Closed

Online Catalog


Real time text

Text (405) 265-9224 to talk in real time with a librarian. You are able to also able to renew your books, check the summary of your account, or ask a reference question.

Join us on Remind!

It is an easy way to get reminders about ALL of our activities and events! Download the Remind app and click join a class!

Children's Activities @ERCLKids

Teen Activities @ERCLTeen

All Activities and Events @ERCLEvents

Stay Up on Library News

May Newsletter

Get the scoop on all the upcoming programs for children, teen and adults offered at the library.

May Newsletter 2019

Library Programs

Let's Talk About It Oklahoma, Creative Writing & More

Be sure and check out what the library has going on for adults & families on our programs page >

Children & Teen Summer Reading Program

We are gearing up for summer reading at the library. Sign up your child (infant to 5th) or teen (6th to 12th) at the library!

Children's and Teen Summer Reading

Teen Reading Challenge

El Reno Carnegie Library Recent Additions


Make Something March

Mar 7, 2016

Join us Mondays at 4:00 until 6:00 pm. Here’s what we will be making: 14th – Cabochon necklaces 21st – Cabochon bunny magnets 28th – Plastic spoon rose pendants This program is for Teens & Adults. It’s also free to participate, but sign up is required.

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Help out the Community and Get Your Fines Forgiven

Mar 7, 2016

It’s easy with our March Food for Fines event! 1 Item = $ 1.00 Tuesday, March 1, 2016 thru Thursday, March 31, 2016 All food donations will be given to El Reno’s Lord’s Harvest. Embed from Getty Images  

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March 2016 Newsletter

Feb 23, 2016

The library has a lot of activities going on for kids this month – including spring break fun! We’ve also got plenty of crafty things happening for teens & adults. Download the March 2016 Newsletter (pdf) > Get creative @ the Library!

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Friends of the El Reno Carnegie Library Present the El Reno Chocolate Festival

Feb 4, 2016
chocolate festival

Thursday, February 18 from 7 to 9 pm at the Festivities Event Center, 220 N Bickford. Sample delicious chocolate treats from El Reno’s best and vote for your favorites. Take home chocolate treats for you & your sweetheart. This is a fun event not to miss! Besides all the yummy…

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A February Newsletter to Love

Jan 29, 2016

So many sweet things happening in the month of February. Programs and classes for all ages – plus the Friends’ Chocolate Festival. Check out the February Newsletter (PDF) for all of this and more.

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