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

Feb
5
Sun
all-day Teen Anime Challenge
Teen Anime Challenge
Feb 5 all-day
Teen Anime Challenge
Join the Teen Anime Challenge!  Anime and manga fans in grades 6-12 can earn badges, win a prize, and enter a prize drawing in our online bingo game.  Scan the QR code to register or[...]
Feb
6
Mon
all-day Teen Anime Challenge
Teen Anime Challenge
Feb 6 all-day
Teen Anime Challenge
Join the Teen Anime Challenge!  Anime and manga fans in grades 6-12 can earn badges, win a prize, and enter a prize drawing in our online bingo game.  Scan the QR code to register or[...]
Feb
7
Tue
all-day Teen Anime Challenge
Teen Anime Challenge
Feb 7 all-day
Teen Anime Challenge
Join the Teen Anime Challenge!  Anime and manga fans in grades 6-12 can earn badges, win a prize, and enter a prize drawing in our online bingo game.  Scan the QR code to register or[...]
6:00 pm Chat & Craft: Felt Corner Bookmark @ Joplin Public Library Community Room
Chat & Craft: Felt Corner Bookmark @ Joplin Public Library Community Room
Feb 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Come and make your own bookmark out of felt! Basic embroidery skills are helpful but not necessary. All supplies will be provided. Chat & Craft meets from 6 to 8 pm on the first Tuesday[...]
6:00 pm Tuesday Knight Chess @ Joplin Public Library Teen Department
Tuesday Knight Chess @ Joplin Public Library Teen Department
Feb 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Know how to play chess?  Sharpen your skills with practice games and trade tips with other players.  We’ll meet monthly in the Teen Department to play and strategize.  This activity is designed for teens who[...]