WELCOME TO THE JOPLIN PUBLIC LIBRARY

Our Library opens tomorrow’s doors today through diverse opportunities to learn, create, explore, and have fun.

Upcoming Events

May
20
Fri
1:00 pm Economic Security–Outreach Worke... @ Joplin Public Library
Economic Security–Outreach Worke... @ Joplin Public Library
May 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
An Outreach Worker from Economic Security will be at the library for free consultations.
Jun
2
Thu
5:30 pm Children’s Chess Club @ Storytime Room--JPL Children's Department
Children’s Chess Club @ Storytime Room--JPL Children's Department
Jun 2 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Children of all skill levels are invited to play chess with the JPL Children’s Department and the Joplin Area Chess Club! We meet once a month for approximately 30 minutes to learn, play, and have[...]
Jun
3
Fri
2:00 pm Will Parker, Children’s Musician @ Community Room-- Joplin Public Library
Will Parker, Children’s Musician @ Community Room-- Joplin Public Library
Jun 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
A whimsical and interactive musical performance featuring guitar, harmonica, and original songs. The show will include songs about all kinds of aquatic animals and how we can use our imaginations to express ourselves and save[...]
Jun
7
Tue
6:00 pm Chat & Craft: Bring Your Own Pro... @ Joplin Public Library Community Room
Chat & Craft: Bring Your Own Pro... @ Joplin Public Library Community Room
Jun 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
It’s Bring Your Own Project month! Whether you crochet, knit, stitch, draw, or paint, bring along your current project and chat with us! All crafts are welcome! We meet from 6 to 8 pm on[...]