Events and Classes

Upcoming Youth Programs and Events – 2014

Upcoming January – March 2015 events registration will begin in December

Tech Club  (ages 8 and under)  (ages 9 -18)

Valentine’s Day Afterhours  Feb. 6 @ 5 p.m.

Valentine’s Day @ the Library   Feb. 14 @ 1:00 pm featuring Juggling Jeff and Oh My Gosh Josh!

Lego Club Challenges



Nia Dance for Everyone

Sat. 11/15  at 10:00 a.m.

Join a certified Nia instructor for a lively session of stretching, martial arts, yoga, and dance.

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American Girl Club  –   Sat. 11/22, 12/20 @ 1:00 p.m.

We’re celebrating all American Girls with book talks and activities that

highlight our nation’s history through the eyes of American Girls.  

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LEGO CLUB – Sat.  11/8 and 12/13 @ 1:00 pm

Calling all LEGOliers.  It’s challenging, it’s fun, it”s LEGO Club.

 Lego Challenges, online Lego design, LEGO X-Box Games.  

It’s all here at LEGO CLUB.

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International Gaming Day  

Sat. Nov. 15  1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Get your game on at our International Gaming Day

event and join people around the  world by playing video

games on an 8 foot screen, board games, and

other childhood favorites.  

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Holiday Open House – Sat. Dec. 6

 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

It’s never too early to think about our Holiday Open House.

 Make plans to bring your family to the Holiday Open House

.  There’s plenty to do:  talk to Mrs. Claus and Santa, bid on a

Friends of the Library Holiday Tree during their

silent auction, and decorate sugar cookies baked

by Santa’s elves and delivered from the North Pole.  Enjoy

Annie’s Frozen Custard with holiday sprinkles..

At 3:00 p.m. we have a special surprise performance

of the “Christmas Carol” courtesy of Swords & Roses.

You’ll want to see what happens when Lady Pirates

get into the Holiday Spirit.

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 STARS with Dogs

(Sit Together and Read Stories)

Nov. 1o session cancelled

Join Chouteau and Socrates at the Holiday Open House on Sat. Dec. 6 fro 1-3 p.m.

 The next Monday evenin gsession will be  Dec, 8 at 6 pm

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STARS meet the second Monday of the month at 6:00 pm in the

Youth Programming Room. Read your favorite stories to

CHAMP Therapy Dog, Chouteau, and Socrates

the second Monday of every month.

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Friends of the Library College Scholarship

folscholarshipLooking for scholarship money for college?

Check out this information from the Friends of the Library.


Junior Friends of the Library Meetings


JFOLs meet the first Thursday of the month at 6:30 pm.





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