WELCOME TO THE
JOPLIN PUBLIC LIBRARY

A NEW ONLINE EXPERIENCE

Upcoming Events

Mar
19
Tue
10:45 am Movers and Shakers @ Storytime Room
Movers and Shakers @ Storytime Room
Mar 19 @ 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[...]
4:00 pm Movers and Shakers @ Storytime Room
Movers and Shakers @ Storytime Room
Mar 19 @ 4:00 pm – 4:40 pm
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[...]
4:00 pm Random Awesomenss: Spring Break ... @ Teen Department
Random Awesomenss: Spring Break ... @ Teen Department
Mar 19 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Hang out and enjoy games, crafts, chess, and other shenanigans.   Come for a little or stay for a lot. Grades 6-12; no registration needed.
Mar
20
Wed
9:30 am Tales for 2s & 3s @ Storytime Room
Tales for 2s & 3s @ Storytime Room
Mar 20 @ 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
Mar 20 @ 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.