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Post Art Library Mail Art Take-Home Kits
Post Art Library Mail Art Take-Home Kits
Jul 1 all-day
Post Art Library Mail Art Take-Home Kits
Starting Thursday, July 1st you may pick up a Post Art Library Mail Art Take-Home Kit from one of three places in the library: The Reference Desk (adult/teen kits) The Teen Department (teen kits) The[...]
Takeout Kit–Plushie
Takeout Kit–Plushie @ Joplin Public Library
Jul 1 all-day
Sew your own creature with our craft kit!  It has all the supplies needed to hand-sew a stuffed figure.  Kits are available in the Teen Department starting Thursday, July 1, at 9am.  Supplies are limited,[...]
Songwriting Workshop with Marko Polo 2:00 pm
Songwriting Workshop with Marko Polo @ Virtual--Joplin Public Library
Jul 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Have you ever wanted to write a song? Have you ever wondered how to go about it? Join FIRE DOG’s Marko Polo for Song Shapers – an interactive virtual happening that invites the community into the creative process. We encourage all[...]
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Storytime Activity
Storytime Activity @ Joplin Public Library Children's Department
Jul 6 all-day
Pop into the Children’s Department each Tuesday to check out what’s going on! These activities are a combination of take-home crafts and interactive displays and are appropriate for kids ages 3-12.   This project is[...]
Live Zoom Storytime 9:30 am
Live Zoom Storytime @ Virtual--Joplin Public Library
Jul 6 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 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).
Pre-Recorded Storytime 9:30 am
Pre-Recorded Storytime @ Virtual-Joplin Public Library
Jul 6 @ 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
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Art Feeds Take-Home Activity Kit
Art Feeds Take-Home Activity Kit @ Joplin Public Library Children's Department
Jul 7 all-day
The JPL Children’s Department is excited to partner with Art Feeds for a story and a craft for a second time this summer! Pick up your craft supplies beginning Wednesday, July 7th and check out[...]
Music Speaker Take-Home Kit
Music Speaker Take-Home Kit @ Joplin Public Library Children's Department
Jul 7 all-day
Calling all music lovers! Learn how to make your very own music speakers using household items with our music speaker take-home kit. These kits are available for kids ages 7-12 on a limited basis.  [...]
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Adult Take ‘N Make – Air Plants
Adult Take ‘N Make – Air Plants
Jul 8 all-day
Come get a fun craft for the summer months! Air plants are easy to maintain and wonderful to look at. Learn about these interesting plants and make a small display for a desk or window.[...]
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Pet Rock Adoption Take-Home Kit
Pet Rock Adoption Take-Home Kit @ Joplin Public Library
Jul 9 all-day
Come on down to the Joplin Public Library to adopt your very own pet rock! Design their habitat, fill out an adoption certificate, and bring one home today! Children ages 6-12 are encouraged to adopt.
Takeout Kit–Canvas Art
Takeout Kit–Canvas Art @ Joplin Public Library
Jul 9 all-day
Make an animal picture with our latest craft kit!  Sew and paint a room decoration for yourself or someone else.  Kits are available in the Teen Department starting Friday, July 9, at 9am.  Supplies are[...]
Walk-In Vaccine Clinic 2:00 pm
Walk-In Vaccine Clinic
Jul 9 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Joplin Health Department will be at Joplin Public Library July 9th administering the Moderna vaccine. This is a free walk-in clinic. No need to make an appointment. If you have had your first dose[...]
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Storytime Activity
Storytime Activity @ Joplin Public Library Children's Department
Jul 13 all-day
Pop into the Children’s Department each Tuesday to check out what’s going on! These activities are a combination of take-home crafts and interactive displays and are appropriate for kids ages 3-12.   This project is[...]
Live Zoom Storytime 9:30 am
Live Zoom Storytime @ Virtual--Joplin Public Library
Jul 13 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 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).
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Journal Making Demonstration 6:00 pm
Journal Making Demonstration
Jul 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join us on Facebook for this prerecorded presentation on journal making. Learn how to create a simple journal and ways you can customize it to your needs.
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Missouri Department of Conservation Presents: Snakes of Missouri 3:00 pm
Missouri Department of Conservation Presents: Snakes of Missouri @ Virtual--Zoom
Jul 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:15 pm
Join the JPL Teen Department and our friends from MDC’s Shoal Creek Conservation Center to discover one of Missouri’s most misunderstood creatures–snakes!  Overcome anxiety about snakes by getting to know their species, natural history, and[...]
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Outreach Worker 1:00 pm
Outreach Worker
Jul 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Meet with an outreach worker from the Economic Security Corporation to discuss resources available to you. No appointment necessary.
Book Discussion – Later by Stephen King 6:00 pm
Book Discussion – Later by Stephen King
Jul 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join us via zoom for a book discussion over Stephen Kings novel “Later”. We have a number of copies available to borrow at the library. Please register by emailing lblevins@joplinpubliclibrary.org or by asking at the[...]
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Explore and Play at Home: A Savanna Safari!
Explore and Play at Home: A Savanna Safari! @ Joplin Public Library Children's Department
Jul 17 all-day
It’s Explore and Play at Home: Savanna Safari Day! Head out on the savanna with us to explore, play, and learn! Take-home activity kits will be available for young explorers ages 2-5 beginning Saturday, July[...]
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Takeout Kit–Pet Toy
Takeout Kit–Pet Toy @ Joplin Public Library
Jul 19 all-day
Make your own pet toy with our latest craft kit–whether it’s dogs or cats, we have you covered!  Kits are available in the Teen Department starting Monday, July 19, at 9:00 am.  Supplies are limited,[...]
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Storytime Activity
Storytime Activity @ Joplin Public Library Children's Department
Jul 20 all-day
Pop into the Children’s Department each Tuesday to check out what’s going on! These activities are a combination of take-home crafts and interactive displays and are appropriate for kids ages 3-12.   This project is[...]
Live Zoom Storytime 9:30 am
Live Zoom Storytime @ Virtual--Joplin Public Library
Jul 20 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 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).
Pre-Recorded Storytime 9:30 am
Pre-Recorded Storytime @ Virtual-Joplin Public Library
Jul 20 @ 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
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Mr. Stinky Feet’s Dinosaur Tale Concert 3:00 pm
Mr. Stinky Feet’s Dinosaur Tale Concert @ Virtual--Joplin Public Library
Jul 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Close out summer reading in foot-stomping, tail-wagging style! In this interactive musical program, Jim reads his book, Bop Bop Dinosaur, and sings songs about other silly critters. It’s a tail-wagging dance party with lots of movement and[...]
Cooking Dog Treats! 6:00 pm
Cooking Dog Treats!
Jul 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join us online for this prerecorded demonstration on how to prepare homemade dog treats! The video will be streamed live via Facebook then maintained on our Facebook page and website.
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Summer Bonus! Pet Training Kit
Summer Bonus! Pet Training Kit @ Teen Department
Jul 27 all-day
It’s bonus time!  Pick up a pet training kit from the Teen Department and have fun teaching your pet a new skill.  This is a great activity to do inside during the hot weather!  Kit[...]
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