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Craft & Tell

2024-05-04 10:30:00 2024-05-04 11:30:00 America/Chicago Craft & Tell Work on a craft project of your own while chatting with fellow crafters. If you enjoy fiber arts, needlework, drawing or crafts that are portable, quiet and don't make a mess, this group is for you! Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)

Saturday, May 04
10:30am - 11:30am

Add to Calendar 2024-05-04 10:30:00 2024-05-04 11:30:00 America/Chicago Craft & Tell Work on a craft project of your own while chatting with fellow crafters. If you enjoy fiber arts, needlework, drawing or crafts that are portable, quiet and don't make a mess, this group is for you! Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)

Work on a craft project of your own while chatting with fellow crafters. If you enjoy fiber arts, needlework, drawing or crafts that are portable, quiet and don't make a mess, this group is for you!

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | DIY & Crafting |

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Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library

Phone: 417-883-1974

Hours
Mon, Jul 15 8:30AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jul 16 8:30AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jul 17 8:30AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jul 18 8:30AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jul 19 8:30AM to 8:00PM
Sat, Jul 20 8:30AM to 7:00PM
Sun, Jul 21 10:00AM to 6:00PM

About the branch

Located on the corner of Brentwood Boulevard and Seminole Street, one block east of the intersection of Glenstone Avenue and Seminole Street, the Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library, renovated in 2016, has served southeast Springfield since 1971. The branch, convenient to such popular shopping centers as the Plaza, Brentwood Center, Battlefield Mall and Primrose Marketplace, is popular with young and old alike.

Upcoming Events

Thu, Jul 18, 9:30am - 10:00am
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Thu, Jul 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
The Fairbanks Community Hub - 1126 N. Broadway Ave.
The Midtown Carnegie Branch might be closed for construction, but our storytimes haven't missed a beat! Join the Midtown librarians in stories, songs and activities at the Fairbanks Community Hub.

Thu, Jul 18, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Station - Frisco Community Room (70)
Choose to make something from four areas, like science, building, art and sewing. Each week will feature new projects! What will you make?

Thu, Jul 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Enjoy a relaxing afternoon eating your way through Mexico.

Thu, Jul 18, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Center - Harrison Conference Room (15)
Invest in yourself with free computer skills classes at the Library. Registration required.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Jul 18, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Get tips for creating your own cosplay from items you may already have on hand.

Fri, Jul 19, 9:30am - 10:00am
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Fri, Jul 19, 10:00am - 11:00am
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
The Alzheimer's Association Greater Missouri Chapter will discuss Alzheimer's and dementia signs to watch for in you or your loved ones.

Fri, Jul 19, 10:00am - 10:45am
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Fri, Jul 19, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Fri, Jul 19, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Station - Frisco Community Room (70)
Discover how the technology you use every day works by taking it apart! Supplies will be provided. A guardian's signature is required at the event.

Fri, Jul 19, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Station - Frisco Community Room (70)
If it's Friday night, there's something going on at the Station just for teens. Stop in weekly for games, crafts, hangouts and more.

Fri, Jul 19, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Want to learn how to crochet? Learn basic stitches and how to create a potted cactus with assistance from library staffer Miranda and with the help of Creativebug. Materials will be provided.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 20, 10:15am - 4:15pm
Library Station - Frisco Community Room (70),Santa Fe Community Room (50)
Find your missing belongings and leave camp before the park ranger arrives! Registration required.

Sat, Jul 20, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Learn how to play the ukulele with Rick and Karen Maxson of Uke 66.

Sat, Jul 20, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Fair Grove Branch Library - Fair Grove Branch
Come play at the library! Bond with your family over board games set up to enjoy together.

Sat, Jul 20, 11:00am - 11:45am
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Sat, Jul 20, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Park Central Branch Library
Watch our monthly foreign film selection in advance then meet to discuss with other cinephiles.

Sat, Jul 20, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Gather around a campfire to share spooky stories based on the book by Alvin Schwartz. We will share stories and songs as we look at the illustrations and create our own. Be prepared to be scared.

Sun, Jul 21, 10:15am - 4:15pm
Library Station - Frisco Community Room (70),Santa Fe Community Room (50)
Find your missing belongings and leave camp before the park ranger arrives! Registration required.

Sun, Jul 21, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Whatcha got cookin'? Try a recipe from a cookbook, then meet with other culinary aficionados to discuss how everyone’s recipes turned out. All experience levels welcome, food pictures encouraged!

Mon, Jul 22, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Republic Branch Library - Community Room
Celia's world-famous, one-woman show is a rockin', stompin', hollerin' good time. Wear your dancing shoes because Celia will rock your socks off!

Mon, Jul 22, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Jul 23, 9:30am - 10:00am
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Jul 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
J.R. Martin Park - 300 E. Hines St., Republic
Young children are invited to enjoy stories, songs and activities at a special outdoor storytime.

Tue, Jul 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
Strafford Branch Library - Community Room (40)
Celia's world-famous, one-woman show is a rockin', stompin', hollerin' good time. Wear your dancing shoes because Celia will rock your socks off!

Tue, Jul 23, 10:00am - 10:45am
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Jul 23, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Center - Harrison Conference Room (15)
Invest in yourself with free computer skills classes at the Library. Registration required.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
Willard Branch Library - Community Room (40)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Jul 23, 10:30am - 11:00am
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Jul 23, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Jul 23, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Explore the ins and outs of microlending with Krishin Thadani from the U.S. Small Business Administration. This is a hybrid event; you can attend in person or via virtual presentation.
Register

Tue, Jul 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Station - Frisco Community Room (70)
Celia's world-famous, one-woman show is a rockin', stompin', hollerin' good time. Wear your dancing shoes because Celia will rock your socks off!

Tue, Jul 23, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Learn about volunteer opportunities with three local literacy agencies: Ozarks Literacy Council, Reading Buddies and Pet Therapy of the Ozarks.

Tue, Jul 23, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Ash Grove Branch Library - Community Room (25)
Learn how to research your Native American ancestors using printed and online resources available through the Library, with help from Local History Associate Renee Glass.

Tue, Jul 23, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Jul 24, 10:00am - 10:30am
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Jul 24, 10:00am - 11:00am
Republic Branch Library - Community Room
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Jul 24, 10:30am - 11:30am
Ash Grove Branch Library - Community Room (25)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Jul 24, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Fair Grove Branch Library - Fair Grove Branch
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Jul 24, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Celia's world-famous, one-woman show is a rockin', stompin', hollerin' good time. Wear your dancing shoes because Celia will rock your socks off!

Wed, Jul 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Log some summer reading minutes with one of our favorite furry friends from Pet Therapy of the Ozarks. Bring your favorite books from home or choose some at the library. Call 417-616-0713 to register.

Wed, Jul 24, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Celia's world-famous, one-woman show is a rockin', stompin', hollerin' good time. Wear your dancing shoes because Celia will rock your socks off!

Thu, Jul 25, 9:30am - 10:00am
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Thu, Jul 25, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
If you would like to get more out of your iPhone or iPad, join us for free classes taught by veteran instructor Julie Mahaffey. This is a six-part series that covers different topics at each session.

Thu, Jul 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
The Fairbanks Community Hub - 1126 N. Broadway Ave.
The Midtown Carnegie Branch might be closed for construction, but our storytimes haven't missed a beat! Join the Midtown librarians in stories, songs and activities at the Fairbanks Community Hub.

Thu, Jul 25, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Library Station - Santa Fe Community Room (50)
Discuss a wide range of books in various genres, including both fiction and non-fiction titles.

Thu, Jul 25, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Station - Frisco Community Room (70)
Choose to make something from four areas, like science, building, art and sewing. Each week will feature new projects! What will you make?

Thu, Jul 25, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Center - Harrison Conference Room (15)
Invest in yourself with free computer skills classes at the Library. Registration required.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 25, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Strafford Branch Library - Community Room (40)
Chat about our monthly title with other literary lovers in the community.

Thu, Jul 25, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
BookMarx - 325 E. Walnut St.
Read books that have recently been in the news for being banned or challenged. We'll discuss the book, the reasons it was banned or challenged and ideas surrounding intellectual freedom.

Thu, Jul 25, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Help us tell and write the best spooky tales for summer scares with the spookiest writing prompts we can find. Get feedback, snaps and potentially win a prize or two. Snacks will be provided.

Fri, Jul 26, 9:30am - 10:00am
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Fri, Jul 26, 10:00am - 10:45am
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Fri, Jul 26, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Fri, Jul 26, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Center - Auditorium (100)
Embark on a spine-chilling evening of board game adventures.

Fri, Jul 26, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Station - Frisco Community Room (70)
Munch on popcorn while we watch some of our favorite anime, rated TV-14 or under, on Crunchyroll! Popcorn provided.

Fri, Jul 26, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Want to learn how to crochet? Learn basic stitches and how to create a potted cactus with assistance from library staffer Miranda and with the help of Creativebug. Materials will be provided.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 27, 9:00am - 11:00am
Weller Community Church - 1624 E. Blaine St.
Come along for a tour of the Weller Community Garden, started in 2015 as a partnership between the Springfield Community Gardens and Weller Community Church.

Sat, Jul 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Dress in your favorite fairy costume or outfit for a day of fairy-themed fun, with music, dancing, hair tinsel, fairy crafts and more!

Sat, Jul 27, 11:00am - 11:45am
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Sat, Jul 27, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Dreaming of the seaside? Come decoupage seashells to add a beach aesthetic to your home.

Sat, Jul 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Join us for a special D&D campaign and help Edgar Allan Poe finally break free from the library, perfect for Summer Scares! Characters will be provided.
This event is full

Sun, Jul 28, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Ride off on a Doom Buggy into the world of ghouls and cobwebs. Watch "The Haunted Mansion," rated PG (2003), while creating crystal balls and decorating miniature caskets. Materials will be provided.

Mon, Jul 29, 10:30am - 11:30am
Willard Branch Library - Community Room (40)
Experience Edu-tainer Will Stuck's amusing M.E.S.S., including lots of laughs and audience participation.

Mon, Jul 29, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Republic Branch Library - Community Room
Experience Edu-tainer Will Stuck's amusing M.E.S.S., including lots of laughs and audience participation.

Mon, Jul 29, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Station - Frisco Community Room (70)
Perspective, shading and guidelines will all add to the realism of the faces we draw. Come along as Edu-tainer Will Stuck teaches a few of his favorite tips for drawing people.

Mon, Jul 29, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Mon, Jul 29, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Center - Community Room A (20)
Discuss trending books made popular on BookTok and connect with fellow readers.

Tue, Jul 30, 9:30am - 10:00am
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Jul 30, 10:00am - 11:00am
J.R. Martin Park - 300 E. Hines St., Republic
Young children are invited to enjoy stories, songs and activities at a special outdoor storytime.

Tue, Jul 30, 10:00am - 11:00am
Strafford Branch Library - Community Room (40)
Experience Edu-tainer Will Stuck's amusing M.E.S.S., including lots of laughs and audience participation.

Tue, Jul 30, 10:00am - 10:45am
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Jul 30, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Center - Harrison Conference Room (15)
Invest in yourself with free computer skills classes at the Library. Registration required.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 30, 10:30am - 11:30am
Willard Branch Library - Community Room (40)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Jul 30, 10:30am - 11:00am
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Jul 30, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Jul 30, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Learn the basics of creating your own fun cartoon characters with Edu-tainer Will Stuck. Registration required.

Tue, Jul 30, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Station - Frisco Community Room (70)
Enjoy a huge selection of building challenges to tackle, featuring a wide range of materials at this annual event!

Tue, Jul 30, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Jul 30, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Members of the Ozark Mountain Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution will explore a fascinating topic from the Revolutionary War.

Wed, Jul 31, 10:00am - 10:30am
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Jul 31, 10:00am - 11:00am
Republic Branch Library - Community Room
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Jul 31, 10:30am - 11:30am
Ash Grove Branch Library - Community Room (25)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Jul 31, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Jul 31, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Fair Grove Branch Library - Fair Grove Branch
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Jul 31, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Log some summer reading minutes with one of our favorite furry friends from Pet Therapy of the Ozarks. Bring your favorite books from home or choose some at the library. Call 417-616-0713 to register.

Thu, Aug 01, 9:30am - 10:00am
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Thu, Aug 01, 10:00am - 11:00am
The Fairbanks Community Hub - 1126 N. Broadway Ave.
The Midtown Carnegie Branch might be closed for construction, but our storytimes haven't missed a beat! Join the Midtown librarians in stories, songs and activities at the Fairbanks Community Hub.

Thu, Aug 01, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Station - Frisco Community Room (70)
Choose to make something from four areas, like science, building, art and sewing. Each week will feature new projects! What will you make?

Thu, Aug 01, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Center - Harrison Conference Room (15)
Invest in yourself with free computer skills classes at the Library. Registration required.

Thu, Aug 01, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Get your child ready for school with a Reading Buddy. Each child will participate in a 30-minute reading session with a trained volunteer to jumpstart their skills.

Thu, Aug 01, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Ash Grove Branch Library - Community Room (25)
If you like to read young adult and teen literature, join this group for monthly discussions on forgotten favorites and newly-released titles.

Thu, Aug 01, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Republic Branch Library - Community Room
Practice your reading skills with our furry friends from Pet Therapy of the Ozarks. Registration required.

Thu, Aug 01, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Help Mystery Incorporated as they embark on a thrilling quest to uncover clues and unravel the mystery of the library.

Thu, Aug 01, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Center - Community Room A (20)
Discuss stories filled with kindness, humor, heroism, hope, empathy and compassion.

Fri, Aug 02, 9:30am - 10:00am
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Fri, Aug 02, 10:00am - 10:45am
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Fri, Aug 02, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Fri, Aug 02, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Station - Frisco Community Room (70)
If it's Friday night, there's something going on at the Station just for teens. Stop in weekly for games, crafts, hangouts and more.

Fri, Aug 02, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Want to learn how to crochet? Learn basic stitches and how to create a potted cactus with assistance from library staffer Miranda and with the help of Creativebug. Materials will be provided.
This event is full

Fri, Aug 02, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Park Central Branch Library
Join us for First Friday Art Walk and the opening of a new exhibit.

Sat, Aug 03, 10:30am - 11:30am
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Work on a craft project of your own while chatting with fellow crafters. If you enjoy fiber arts, needlework, drawing or crafts that are portable, quiet and don't make a mess, this group is for you!

Sat, Aug 03, 11:00am - 11:45am
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Sat, Aug 03, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Station - Santa Fe Community Room (50)
Decorate a journal for school or personal use with fun stickers, washi tape and other décor. Take your creation home with you at the end! A journal and supplies will be provided.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2024 at 8:30am

Sat, Aug 03, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Photographers from the Southwest Missouri Camera Club will offer tips and advice for photographing the National Parks, learned from experience.

Mon, Aug 05, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Fair Grove Branch Library - Fair Grove Branch
Bring a friend and munch on popcorn while we watch a movie full of adventure! Popcorn will be provided.

Mon, Aug 05, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Willard Branch Library - Community Room (40)
Munch on snacks while watching some of our favorite superhero movies, rated PG-13.

Mon, Aug 05, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Station - Santa Fe Community Room (50)
Come to the Station on the first Monday of every month to practice your art, try a new technique and meet fellow teen artists. No prior skill is required. Materials will be provided.

Mon, Aug 05, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Mon, Aug 05, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Center - Community Room B (30)
Compare the 1896 Applications, Dawes Final Rolls and Guion Miller Roll with Debra Osborne Spindle, Ph.D., retired librarian from the Oklahoma Historical Society.

Tue, Aug 06, 9:30am - 10:00am
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Aug 06, 10:00am - 11:00am
J.R. Martin Park - 300 E. Hines St., Republic
Young children are invited to enjoy stories, songs and activities at a special outdoor storytime.

Tue, Aug 06, 10:00am - 10:45am
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Aug 06, 10:00am - 11:00am
Strafford Branch Library - Community Room (40)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Aug 06, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Center - Harrison Conference Room (15)
Invest in yourself with free computer skills classes at the Library. Registration required.
This event is full

Tue, Aug 06, 10:30am - 11:30am
Willard Branch Library - Community Room (40)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Aug 06, 10:30am - 11:00am
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Aug 06, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Aug 06, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Willard Branch Library - Community Room (40)
Bring the whole family to our LEGO brick free-for-all and challenge yourself to build something together.

Tue, Aug 06, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Station - Santa Fe Community Room (50)
Ghosts, goblins, gore and so much more to read about in our horror book club.

Tue, Aug 06, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Aug 07, 10:00am - 10:30am
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Aug 07, 10:00am - 11:00am
Republic Branch Library - Community Room
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Aug 07, 10:30am - 11:30am
Ash Grove Branch Library - Community Room (25)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Aug 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Aug 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Fair Grove Branch Library - Fair Grove Branch
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Aug 07, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Benway Conference Room (8)
Share a sample of your writing in a casual setting with like-minded individuals.

Wed, Aug 07, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Center - Auditorium (100)
Is English your second language? Practice your English speaking skills and meet new people in a casual setting. Adult and student speakers of all languages are welcome.

Thu, Aug 08, 9:30am - 10:00am
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Thu, Aug 08, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
If you would like to get more out of your iPhone or iPad, join us for free classes taught by veteran instructor Julie Mahaffey. This is a six-part series that covers different topics at each session.

Thu, Aug 08, 10:00am - 11:00am
The Fairbanks Community Hub - 1126 N. Broadway Ave.
The Midtown Carnegie Branch might be closed for construction, but our storytimes haven't missed a beat! Join the Midtown librarians in stories, songs and activities at the Fairbanks Community Hub.

Thu, Aug 08, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Fair Grove Branch Library
Follow along with a beginner course on Creativebug and learn a new crafting skill. Materials will be provided.
Registration opens Thursday, July 25 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Aug 08, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Republic Branch Library - Community Room
Chat about our monthly title with other literary lovers in the community.

Thu, Aug 08, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Center - Harrison Conference Room (15)
Invest in yourself with free computer skills classes at the Library. Registration required.
This event is full

Thu, Aug 08, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Get your child ready for school with a Reading Buddy. Each child will participate in a 30-minute reading session with a trained volunteer to jumpstart their skills.

Thu, Aug 08, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Downtown Springfield Association - 134 Park Central Square, Suite 120
Join us to chat about our monthly title while enjoying the urban skyline at this library-sponsored book group. Presented in partnership with the Downtown Springfield Association.

Thu, Aug 08, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Village Meeple Board Game Cafe - 1570 E. Battlefield Road, Suite F
Board games and books make the perfect pairing! Chat about our monthly title while learning to play a board game related to the book.

Fri, Aug 09, 9:30am - 10:00am
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Fri, Aug 09, 10:00am - 10:45am
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Fri, Aug 09, 10:30am - 11:30am
Northview Center - 305 E. Talmage St.
Chat about our monthly title with other readers at this library-sponsored book group just for older adults.

Fri, Aug 09, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Fri, Aug 09, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Station - Frisco Community Room (70)
If it's Friday night, there's something going on at the Station just for teens. Stop in weekly for games, crafts, hangouts and more.

Fri, Aug 09, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
The Coffee Ethic - 124 Park Central Square
Drop in to play board and card games, and treat yourself to a coffee or affogato. Choose from our selection of games or bring your own.

Fri, Aug 09, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Center - Auditorium (100)
Are you a demigod seeking adventure? Embark on Percy Jackson's quest at Camp Half-Blood, inspired by Rick Riordan's "The Lightning Thief."

Sat, Aug 10, 11:00am - 11:45am
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Sat, Aug 10, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Station - Frisco Community Room (70)
Learn how to create fancy platters and boards with produce from the garden. Registration required.

Sat, Aug 10, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Join us for a special D&D campaign and help Edgar Allan Poe finally break free from the library, perfect for Summer Scares! Characters will be provided.
Registration opens Saturday, July 27 2024 at 9:00am

Sun, Aug 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Jason Loftin and Graham Wyly play an eclectic blend of musical styles, incorporating rock, jazz, electronic and folk. Sponsored by Friends of the Library.

Mon, Aug 12, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Willard Branch Library - Community Room (40)
Add some pizazz to your curriculum with the Library's STEM Kits, featuring a different kit each month.

Mon, Aug 12, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Master a new or classic game with experienced instructor and library staffer Adam Slemp.

Mon, Aug 12, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Aug 13, 9:30am - 10:00am
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Aug 13, 10:00am - 11:00am
J.R. Martin Park - 300 E. Hines St., Republic
Young children are invited to enjoy stories, songs and activities at a special outdoor storytime.

Tue, Aug 13, 10:00am - 10:45am
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Aug 13, 10:00am - 11:00am
Strafford Branch Library - Community Room (40)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Aug 13, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Center - Harrison Conference Room (15)
Invest in yourself with free computer skills classes at the Library. Registration required.

Tue, Aug 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
Willard Branch Library - Community Room (40)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Aug 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Aug 13, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Aug 13, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Bring your lunch and join other entrepreneurs and professionals for an inspirational talk about moving past roadblocks in your business or career.

Tue, Aug 13, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Hidden Grounds Coffee House - 1126 N. Broadway Ave.
Discuss all manner of mystery, from classic to current, cozy to thriller, series and standalone.

Tue, Aug 13, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Ash Grove Branch Library - Community Room (25)
Work on your latest knitting and crochet projects with fellow fiber artists.

Tue, Aug 13, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Aug 13, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Benway Conference Room (8)
Chat about our monthly title with other literary lovers in the community.

Wed, Aug 14, 9:30am - 10:00am
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Read, sing and play at our special babies-only playtime.

Wed, Aug 14, 10:00am - 10:30am
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Aug 14, 10:00am - 11:00am
Republic Branch Library - Community Room
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Aug 14, 10:30am - 11:30am
Ash Grove Branch Library - Community Room (25)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Aug 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Aug 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Fair Grove Branch Library - Fair Grove Branch
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Aug 14, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Library Center - Community Room B (30)
Chat about our monthly title with other literary lovers in the community.

Wed, Aug 14, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Fair Grove Branch Library
Expand your reading comfort zone and chat about our monthly title with other literary lovers in the community.

Wed, Aug 14, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Willard Branch Library - Community Room (40)
Whatever we want? Yes! Bring any title from your favorite adult fiction author to discuss with other bibliotaphs in the community.

Wed, Aug 14, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Moxie Cinema - 305 S. Campbell Ave. #101
Both novice and seasoned cinephiles are welcome to join our free viewings of classic and cult films at The Moxie, with discussion after the films. Sponsored by Friends of the Library.

Thu, Aug 15, 9:30am - 10:00am
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Thu, Aug 15, 10:00am - 11:00am
The Fairbanks Community Hub - 1126 N. Broadway Ave.
The Midtown Carnegie Branch might be closed for construction, but our storytimes haven't missed a beat! Join the Midtown librarians in stories, songs and activities at the Fairbanks Community Hub.

Thu, Aug 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Enjoy a relaxing afternoon in Spain.

Thu, Aug 15, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Center - Harrison Conference Room (15)
Invest in yourself with free computer skills classes at the Library. Registration required.

Thu, Aug 15, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Get your child ready for school with a Reading Buddy. Each child will participate in a 30-minute reading session with a trained volunteer to jumpstart their skills.

Fri, Aug 16, 9:30am - 10:00am
Library Center - Story Hour Room (45)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Fri, Aug 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
The Alzheimer's Association Greater Missouri Chapter will discuss Alzheimer's and dementia signs to watch for in you or your loved ones.

Fri, Aug 16, 10:00am - 10:45am
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Fri, Aug 16, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Fri, Aug 16, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Station - Frisco Community Room (70)
If it's Friday night, there's something going on at the Station just for teens. Stop in weekly for games, crafts, hangouts and more.

Sat, Aug 17, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Fair Grove Branch Library - Fair Grove Branch
Come play at the library! Bond with your family over board games set up to enjoy together.

Sat, Aug 17, 11:00am - 11:45am
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Sat, Aug 17, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Park Central Branch Library
Watch our monthly foreign film selection in advance then meet to discuss with other cinephiles.

Sat, Aug 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Station - Frisco Community Room (70)
Singer-songwriter Larry Perkins plays a mix of old-time rock 'n' roll, Americana and blues. Sponsored by Friends of the Library.

Sun, Aug 18, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Whatcha got cookin'? Try a recipe from a cookbook, then meet with other culinary aficionados to discuss how everyone’s recipes turned out. All experience levels welcome, food pictures encouraged!

Tue, Aug 20, 10:00am - 11:00am
J.R. Martin Park - 300 E. Hines St., Republic
Young children are invited to enjoy stories, songs and activities at a special outdoor storytime.

Tue, Aug 20, 10:00am - 10:45am
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Aug 20, 10:00am - 11:00am
Strafford Branch Library - Community Room (40)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Aug 20, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Center - Harrison Conference Room (15)
Invest in yourself with free computer skills classes at the Library. Registration required.
This event is full

Tue, Aug 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Willard Branch Library - Community Room (40)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Aug 20, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Aug 20, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Ash Grove Branch Library - Community Room (25)
Chat about our monthly title with other literary lovers in the community.

Tue, Aug 20, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Aug 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wire Road Brewing Company - 4453 S. Timbercreek Ave., Battlefield
Brewing off-beat discussions about books that aren't in the mainstream.

Wed, Aug 21, 10:00am - 10:30am
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Aug 21, 10:00am - 11:00am
Republic Branch Library - Community Room
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Aug 21, 10:00am - 11:00am
Library Center - Auditorium (100)
Barbara Mulvihill, a retired librarian from Kansas, will share insights on accessing and utilizing the Freedmen's Bureau records, invaluable for researching post-Civil War individuals in the South.

Wed, Aug 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
Ash Grove Branch Library - Community Room (25)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Aug 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Aug 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Fair Grove Branch Library - Fair Grove Branch
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Aug 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
MaMa Jean's Natural Market - 1110 E. Republic Road, Suite 108
Leadership Springfield's Rosie project is teaming up with the Library for a bimonthly book group for women in business. Registration required.
Register

Thu, Aug 22, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
If you would like to get more out of your iPhone or iPad, join us for free classes taught by veteran instructor Julie Mahaffey. This is a six-part series that covers different topics at each session.

Thu, Aug 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
The Fairbanks Community Hub - 1126 N. Broadway Ave.
The Midtown Carnegie Branch might be closed for construction, but our storytimes haven't missed a beat! Join the Midtown librarians in stories, songs and activities at the Fairbanks Community Hub.

Thu, Aug 22, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Library Station - Santa Fe Community Room (50)
Discuss a wide range of books in various genres, including both fiction and non-fiction titles.

Thu, Aug 22, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Center - Harrison Conference Room (15)
Invest in yourself with free computer skills classes at the Library. Registration required.
This event is full

Thu, Aug 22, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Strafford Branch Library - Community Room (40)
Chat about our monthly title with other literary lovers in the community.

Thu, Aug 22, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
BookMarx - 325 E. Walnut St.
Read books that have recently been in the news for being banned or challenged. We'll discuss the book, the reasons it was banned or challenged and ideas surrounding intellectual freedom.

Fri, Aug 23, 10:00am - 10:45am
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Fri, Aug 23, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Fri, Aug 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Explore how Bill Virdon made a lasting impact in the world of baseball with David Jerome, author of "Bill Virdon: A Life in Baseball."

Fri, Aug 23, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Station - Frisco Community Room (70)
Munch on popcorn while we watch some of our favorite anime, rated TV-14 or under, on Crunchyroll! Popcorn provided.

Sat, Aug 24, 11:00am - 11:45am
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Sat, Aug 24, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Library Station - Frisco Community Room (70)
Take a beginner course in gel plate printing as we follow a course on Creativebug. Materials will be provided.
Registration opens Saturday, August 10 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Aug 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Center - Community Room A (20)
Discuss trending books made popular on BookTok and connect with fellow readers.

Tue, Aug 27, 10:00am - 11:00am
J.R. Martin Park - 300 E. Hines St., Republic
Young children are invited to enjoy stories, songs and activities at a special outdoor storytime.

Tue, Aug 27, 10:00am - 10:45am
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Aug 27, 10:00am - 11:00am
Strafford Branch Library - Community Room (40)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Aug 27, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Center - Harrison Conference Room (15)
Invest in yourself with free computer skills classes at the Library. Registration required.
This event is full

Tue, Aug 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Willard Branch Library - Community Room (40)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Aug 27, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Tue, Aug 27, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Aug 28, 10:00am - 10:30am
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Aug 28, 10:00am - 11:00am
Republic Branch Library - Community Room
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Aug 28, 10:30am - 11:30am
Ash Grove Branch Library - Community Room (25)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Aug 28, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - Community Room (100)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wed, Aug 28, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Fair Grove Branch Library - Fair Grove Branch
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Thu, Aug 29, 10:00am - 11:00am
The Fairbanks Community Hub - 1126 N. Broadway Ave.
The Midtown Carnegie Branch might be closed for construction, but our storytimes haven't missed a beat! Join the Midtown librarians in stories, songs and activities at the Fairbanks Community Hub.

Thu, Aug 29, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Center - Harrison Conference Room (15)
Invest in yourself with free computer skills classes at the Library. Registration required.

Fri, Aug 30, 10:00am - 10:45am
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Fri, Aug 30, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Fri, Aug 30, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Station - Frisco Community Room (70)
If it's Friday night, there's something going on at the Station just for teens. Stop in weekly for games, crafts, hangouts and more.

Sat, Aug 31, 11:00am - 11:45am
Library Station - Story Hour Room (30)
Introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Sat, Aug 31, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Center - Auditorium (100)
Wear a costume and enjoy some Summerween fun! Watch "Gravity Falls," play Jack-o'-melon toss, try some hair tinsel, decode ciphers and go on a candy scavenger hunt.

Tue, Sep 03, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Library Station - Frisco Community Room (70)
Join us in showcasing the needle felting creations made by participants of our 8-week workshop, Creative Aging Needle Felting Course.