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Upcoming Events

Jun
19
Sat
all-day Explore and Play at Home: Camp R... @ Joplin Public Library
Explore and Play at Home: Camp R... @ Joplin Public Library
Jun 19 all-day
Take-home kits will be available for little campers ages 2 to 5 beginning Saturday, June 19th. Each kit includes several hands-on activities and crafts designed to engage young minds and spark curiosity! This month’s theme[...]
Jun
22
Tue
9:30 am Pre-Recorded Storytime @ Virtual-Joplin Public Library
Pre-Recorded Storytime @ Virtual-Joplin Public Library
Jun 22 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Join us for a different story time every other Tuesday! Visit our Youtube page here stories, songs. and rhymes with your favorite librarian: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLq36G6f2rhdYkJ3m7B8hhhaPb5SA5Tpy7
10:00 am Live Zoom Storytime @ Virtual--Joplin Public Library
Live Zoom Storytime @ Virtual--Joplin Public Library
Jun 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join the JPL Children’s Department for a fun, nature-themed live Zoom storytime each week! Register by the day before to receive the Zoom link. Register in person, by phone (417-623-7953), or email (childrens@joplinpubliclibrary.org).
Jun
24
Thu
11:00 am Red Cross Blood Drive
Red Cross Blood Drive
Jun 24 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Come help someone in need. Donate blood with the Red Cross. Please call 1-800-733-2767 or visit RedCrossBlood.org and enter: LIBRARY to schedule an appointment.
4:00 pm Paint Along @ Virtual--Zoom
Paint Along @ Virtual--Zoom
Jun 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Relax while painting happy little scenes with our Teen Department staff as we encourage each other in soothing tones.  🙂  We’ll provide the painting supplies (including canvas); you’ll need a device with a camera and[...]