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JOPLIN PUBLIC LIBRARY

A NEW ONLINE EXPERIENCE

Upcoming Events

Apr
23
Tue
9:30 am Movers and Shakers @ Storytime Room
Movers and Shakers @ Storytime Room
Apr 23 @ 9:30 am – 10:10 am
Suggested age: Birth to 2 years Wow! Wiggling, giggling, singing, shaking, it all happens on Tuesdays! This 40 minute play-and movement-based program is for infants and toddlers and their families. Library staff encourage early literacy[...]
10:45 am Movers and Shakers @ Storytime Room
Movers and Shakers @ Storytime Room
Apr 23 @ 10:45 am – 11:25 am
Suggested age: Birth to 2 years Wow! Wiggling, giggling, singing, shaking, it all happens on Tuesdays! This 40 minute play-and movement-based program is for infants and toddlers and their families. Library staff encourage early literacy[...]
3:00 pm Makerspace Open Hours
Makerspace Open Hours
Apr 23 @ 3:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Our Makerspace is open! Library staff will assist on a walk-in, first come, first serve basis. FREE. OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. LIBRARY CARD NOT NEEDED. Patrons under the age of 18 MUST be accompanied by[...]
4:00 pm Movers and Shakers @ Storytime room- Joplin Public Library
Movers and Shakers @ Storytime room- Joplin Public Library
Apr 23 @ 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm
This 40 minute play-and movement-based program is for infants and toddlers and their families. Library staff encourage early literacy development through talking, singing, reading, writing, and playing. Families are encouraged to participate and at-home extension[...]
Apr
24
Wed
9:30 am Tales for 2s & 3s @ Storytime Room
Tales for 2s & 3s @ Storytime Room
Apr 24 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
Suggested age: 2 to 3 years old Library staff use short stories, simple songs, and rhymes to teach developmentally appropriate pre-reading skills, while providing at-home ideas for families.