WELCOME TO THE
JOPLIN PUBLIC LIBRARY

A NEW ONLINE EXPERIENCE

Upcoming Events

Apr
25
Thu
9:30 am Tales for 2s & 3s @ Storytime Room
Tales for 2s & 3s @ Storytime Room
Apr 25 @ 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.
11:00 am Fun for 4s & 5s @ Storytime Room
Fun for 4s & 5s @ Storytime Room
Apr 25 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Suggested age: 4 to 5 years old Library staff use stories, fingerplays, songs, and hands-on activities to teach children developmentally appropriate pre-reading skills, while providing at-home ideas for families.
3:00 pm Makerspace Open Hours
Makerspace Open Hours
Apr 25 @ 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 Family Storytime @ Storytime Room
Family Storytime @ Storytime Room
Apr 25 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Suggested age: 2 to 5 years Library staff use short stories, simple songs, and rhymes to teach developmentally appropriate pre-reading skills, while providing at-home ideas for families.
6:00 pm Literally Design Artists’ Reception
Literally Design Artists’ Reception
Apr 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Literally Design Artists' Reception
Spring brings the 2019 Literally Design competition reception! View the works of selected finalists and enjoy light refreshments – including coffee generously provided by Cottage Small Coffee Roasters of Carthage, MO – in the Local[...]