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Upcoming Events

Dec
6
Tue
6:00 pm Chat & Craft @ Joplin Public Library Community Room
Chat & Craft @ Joplin Public Library Community Room
Dec 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
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 the first Tuesday of every month[...]
6:00 pm Tuesday Knight Chess @ Teen Department--Joplin Public Library
Tuesday Knight Chess @ Teen Department--Joplin Public Library
Dec 6 @ 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[...]
Dec
8
Thu
all-day Adult Take-Home Kit: Hot Cocoa @ Joplin Public Library
Adult Take-Home Kit: Hot Cocoa @ Joplin Public Library
Dec 8 all-day
Brrr…warm up with this month’s adult take-home kit, hot cocoa mix! Kit includes ingredients and instructions to make hot cocoa mix. Kits can be picked up in the Library Reference Area while supplies last and[...]
Dec
9
Fri
1:00 pm Economic Security–Outreach Worke... @ Joplin Public Library
Economic Security–Outreach Worke... @ Joplin Public Library
Dec 9 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
An Outreach Worker from Economic Security will be at the library for free consultations.
Dec
11
Sun
2:00 pm 2022 Post Art Library Holiday Tea
2022 Post Art Library Holiday Tea
Dec 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
2022 Post Art Library Holiday Tea
‘Tis the season for the annual Post Art Library Holiday Tea! Join the festivities on Sunday, December 11th from 2-3pm in the library’s Community Room, including an informal tea, treats, and a performance by Joplin’s[...]