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

Upcoming Events

Apr
20
Tue
all-day Earth Day STEM Kit @ Joplin Public Library
Earth Day STEM Kit @ Joplin Public Library
Apr 20 all-day
Calling the curious, the creative, the calculating:   Young conservationists ages 8-12 are invited to take part in our Earth Day STEM kit! This take-home kit encourages exploration of the Earth and ways to protect[...]
all-day Virtual Storytime (Pre-recorded) @ Virtual--Joplin Public Library
Virtual Storytime (Pre-recorded) @ Virtual--Joplin Public Library
Apr 20 all-day
Join your favorite Children’s Department staff for a fun themed storytime video every Tuesday morning! We will share new and old favorite stories, songs, rhymes, and early literacy activities. All videos will be posted on[...]
9:30 am Live Zoom Storytime @ Virtual--Joplin Public Library
Live Zoom Storytime @ Virtual--Joplin Public Library
Apr 20 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
It is time for another live storytime! Go on a virtual adventure with the Children’s Department staff! We will read, talk, sing, and have fun! Register via phone (417-623-7953) or email (childrens@joplinpubliclibrary.org) by the Monday[...]
9:30 am Live Zoom Storytime @ Virtual--Joplin Public Library
Live Zoom Storytime @ Virtual--Joplin Public Library
Apr 20 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
It is time for another live storytime! Go on a virtual adventure with the Children’s Department staff! We will read, talk, sing, and have fun! Register via phone (417-623-7953) or email (childrens@joplinpubliclibrary.org) by the Monday[...]
Apr
22
Thu
all-day Takeout Kit–Stress Less @ Teen Department
Takeout Kit–Stress Less @ Teen Department
Apr 22 all-day
Stressed out?  Relax with stress busters that appeal to the senses.  Starting Thursday, April 22, grades 6-12 can pick up a free kit in the Teen Department or through curbside pickup. Supplies are limited, so[...]