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Upcoming Events

Feb
25
Thu
all-day Adult Take ‘n Make Kit – Cat Di...
Adult Take ‘n Make Kit – Cat Di...
Feb 25 all-day
Snag a Take ‘n Make kit to complete a fun craft. Complete a paper craft and build a cat diorama. Take ‘n Make kits can be picked up at the reference desk while supplies last.
Feb
26
Fri
all-day STEM Take-Home Kit @ Joplin Public Library
STEM Take-Home Kit @ Joplin Public Library
Feb 26 all-day
“How big is the sun? What does it look like up close? How does the sun affect shadows, and how can we harness the power of the sun in our everyday lives?” JPL is excited[...]
Feb
27
Sat
all-day Explore and Play at Home: Fairy ... @ Joplin Public Library-Children's Department
Explore and Play at Home: Fairy ... @ Joplin Public Library-Children's Department
Feb 27 all-day
Behold! It is Explore and Play Fairy Tale Day! Young kings, queens, duchesses, and dukes (ages 1-5) are invited to the Children’s Department to collect take-home activity kits designed to inspire creativity and foster curiosity.[...]
Mar
1
Mon
all-day Dragons in a Bag Chapter Book Cl... @ Joplin Public Library
Dragons in a Bag Chapter Book Cl... @ Joplin Public Library
Mar 1 all-day
Join the Children’s Department for the next book in our Chapter Book Club series! Each week, we will release read aloud videos from the thrilling fantasy novel Dragons in a Bag by Zetta Elliott. We will[...]
Mar
2
Tue
10:00 am Virtual Storytime (Pre-recorded) @ Joplin Public Library-Virtual
Virtual Storytime (Pre-recorded) @ Joplin Public Library-Virtual
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
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[...]