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

Upcoming Events

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[...]
11:00 am Red Cross Blood Drive
Red Cross Blood Drive
Apr 22 @ 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.
Apr
24
Sat
10:00 am Show Me STEAM Pop-Up with Creati... @ Joplin Public Library
Show Me STEAM Pop-Up with Creati... @ Joplin Public Library
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Visit the Joplin Public Library Children’s Department for a fun, all-ages science pop-up kit with the Creative Learning Alliance! ————————————————– Are you ready for some physics fun? Us too! While we eagerly wait for the[...]
Apr
26
Mon
6:00 pm Spring Book Discussion – Before...
Spring Book Discussion – Before...
Apr 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Zoom in with us to discuss Before she was Helen by Caroline B. Cooney. This remote book discussion will be from 6 – 7 pm. Before she was Helen, is available as a physical book[...]
Apr
27
Tue
all-day Virtual Storytime (Pre-recorded) @ Virtual--Joplin Public Library
Virtual Storytime (Pre-recorded) @ Virtual--Joplin Public Library
Apr 27 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[...]