Upcoming Events

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Age
Program Type
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Family Movie Night featuring Pokemon: Detective Pikachu

August 23, 2019
6:30pm - 8:15pm
Movies, Osage County Events
Library Branch: Osage County Library
Room: Osage County Branch Art Gallery
Age Group: Everyone, Adults, Kids, Teens, Family, Millennials
Program Type: Movies, Osage County Events
Description:
Bring your pillow, sleeping bag or whatever you need to get comfy & come watch this family film on the big screen at the library. Popcorn & drinks will be provided. All ages are welcome and no reservations are needed. ...

Avengers Endgame

August 26, 2019
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Movies
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Adults, Teens, Millennials
Program Type: Movies
Description:
It's the end of an era! Join us as we watch Earth's mightiest heroes try to undo The Great Snappening. Popcorn and soda provided. AGES 12 AND UP ONLY. ...

Yoga

August 28, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Educational/Instructional
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Adults, Teens, Millennials
Program Type: Educational/Instructional
Description:

Rejuvenate your mind and body. All shapes, sizes and abilities are welcome. Bring a mat (or towel) to class if you have one, but these are not required. Drop-ins welcome. No charge – library program.

Book Talk: A Girl's Guide to Missiles : Growing up in America's Secret Desert by Karen Piper

August 28, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Book Clubs, Osage County Events
Library Branch: Osage County Library
Room: Osage County Branch Art Gallery
Age Group: Adults, Millennials
Program Type: Book Clubs, Osage County Events
Description:
Join us for a discussion on this year’s Capital Read selection - the library's community read for 2019.  Follow up with author events in September. Recommended for adults. No reservations needed. ...

Yoga

August 29, 2019
9:00am - 10:00am
Educational/Instructional
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Adults, Teens, Millennials
Program Type: Educational/Instructional
Description:

Rejuvenate your mind and body. All shapes, sizes and abilities are welcome. Bring a mat (or towel) to class if you have one, but these are not required. Drop-ins welcome. No charge – library program.

Lecture: After the Golden Spike

August 29, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Educational/Instructional, Lectures
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Adults, Millennials
Program Type: Educational/Instructional, Lectures
Description:
May 10, 1869 was a day of celebration. But what happened to the Union Pacific and Central Pacific after the Transcontinental Railroad was finished? It's a story of high finance, ambition and a political scandal that damaged the reputation of a nation...

Music in the Library: Chump Change

August 30, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Authors/Performers, Special Events
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Main Floor
Age Group: Adults, Teens, Millennials
Program Type: Authors/Performers, Special Events
Description:
The library's first floor will be reserved for a rousing night of music with Chump Change, Columbia's fabulous blues band. This mid-Missouri band has been playing great rhythm n' blues for more than 20 years. They have shared the stage with such...

Yarn Dyeing

September 3, 2019
6:00pm - 7:45pm
Crafts
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Park
Age Group: Adults, Teens, Millennials
Program Type: Crafts
Description:
We will be dyeing yarn at our monthly Knitting & Crocheting meeting, you bring the yarn - it needs to be Animal Fiber such as wool/sheep, alpaca, silk. Plant fibers such as cotton, bamboo, do NOT work with the dye we will be using. ...

Tail Waggin' Tutors

September 3, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Educational/Instructional
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: 2nd Floor Children's Area
Age Group: Everyone, Adults, Kids, Teens, Family, Millennials
Program Type: Educational/Instructional
Description:
Bring your favorite book to read to a therapy dog (TDI-Therapy Dogs International). ...

Yoga

September 4, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Educational/Instructional
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Adults, Teens, Millennials
Program Type: Educational/Instructional
Description:

Rejuvenate your mind and body. All shapes, sizes and abilities are welcome. Bring a mat (or towel) to class if you have one, but these are not required. Drop-ins welcome. No charge – library program.

Yoga

September 5, 2019
9:00am - 10:00am
Educational/Instructional
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Adults, Teens, Millennials
Program Type: Educational/Instructional
Description:

Rejuvenate your mind and body. All shapes, sizes and abilities are welcome. Bring a mat (or towel) to class if you have one, but these are not required. Drop-ins welcome. No charge – library program.

Wizards Unite

September 5, 2019
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Fandom
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Adults, Millennials
Program Type: Fandom
Description:
Are you playing Harry Potter: Wizards Unite? Bring your phone or tablet and join fellow Potter fans in playing the new Wizards Unite mobile game at the library. Share your tips, meet fellow players, swap friend codes, and team up to take down our for...

Pokemon Card Playing Day

September 6, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Gaming/Games
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery East
Age Group: Everyone, Adults, Kids, Teens, Family, Millennials
Program Type: Gaming/Games
Description:

All ages. No reservations needed. Bring your Pokémon cards to the library, and challenge someone to a friendly duel. All skill levels welcome. For those new to the game, someone will be available to demonstrate how to play.

First Friday Film: The Public

September 6, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Movies
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Adults, Millennials
Program Type: Movies
Description:
On the coldest night of the year, a Cincinnati librarian is caught between a group of homeless patrons staging a sit-in and a face-off with the local police and the media. Emilio Estevez wrote, directed and stars in this film, his gift of love to pub...

LU-MRRL Lecture Series: TBA

September 10, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Educational/Instructional, Lectures
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Adults, Teens, Millennials
Program Type: Educational/Instructional, Lectures
Description:
Come find out what a true-life case from the 1960s tells us about the gender science of the day and "what really happened." ...

Yoga

September 11, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Educational/Instructional
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Adults, Teens, Millennials
Program Type: Educational/Instructional
Description:

Rejuvenate your mind and body. All shapes, sizes and abilities are welcome. Bring a mat (or towel) to class if you have one, but these are not required. Drop-ins welcome. No charge – library program.

Capital READ Book Discussion

September 11, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Book Clubs
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Adults, Millennials
Program Type: Book Clubs
Description:
Join library director Claudia Cook and adult programmer Madeline Matson for a discussion of A Girl's Guide to Missiles: Growing Up in America's Secret Desert by Karen Piper, the 2019 Capital READ title. ...

Yoga

September 12, 2019
9:00am - 10:00am
Educational/Instructional
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Adults, Teens, Millennials
Program Type: Educational/Instructional
Description:

Rejuvenate your mind and body. All shapes, sizes and abilities are welcome. Bring a mat (or towel) to class if you have one, but these are not required. Drop-ins welcome. No charge – library program.

Dungeons & Dragons

September 12, 2019
6:00pm - 8:30pm
Gaming/Games
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Adults, Teens, Millennials
Program Type: Gaming/Games
Description:

Are you an adventurer at heart? Come play Dungeons & Dragons with us! You might stomp your way through an army of orcs, or go on a noble quest to rescue a whole town. You decide! (This program is both beginners and experienced players. If you’ve ever wanted to learn to play, this is the event for you! Adults and teens welcome.)

Loosely Bound Book Club

September 16, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Book Clubs
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: Truman Room
Age Group: Adults, Millennials
Program Type: Book Clubs
Description:
TBA ...

Changing Relationships in a Changing World

September 16, 2019
7:00pm - 8:45pm
Educational/Instructional, Lectures
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Adults, Millennials
Program Type: Educational/Instructional, Lectures
Description:
Dr. Catherine Rymph, chair of the Department of History at the University of Missouri-Columbia will discuss how social and cultural shifts after World War II shaped the form and function of personal relationships and how the generations responded to ...

Tail Waggin' Tutors

September 17, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Educational/Instructional
Cancelled
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: 2nd Floor Children's Area
Age Group: Everyone, Adults, Kids, Teens, Family, Millennials
Program Type: Educational/Instructional
Description:
Bring your favorite book to read to a therapy dog (TDI-Therapy Dogs International). ...

Yoga

September 18, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Educational/Instructional
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Adults, Teens, Millennials
Program Type: Educational/Instructional
Description:

Rejuvenate your mind and body. All shapes, sizes and abilities are welcome. Bring a mat (or towel) to class if you have one, but these are not required. Drop-ins welcome. No charge – library program.

Tail Waggin' Tutors

September 18, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Educational/Instructional
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: 2nd Floor Children's Area
Age Group: Everyone, Adults, Kids, Teens, Family, Millennials
Program Type: Educational/Instructional
Description:
Bring your favorite book to read to a therapy dog (TDI-Therapy Dogs International). ...

Yoga

September 19, 2019
9:00am - 10:00am
Educational/Instructional
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Adults, Teens, Millennials
Program Type: Educational/Instructional
Description:

Rejuvenate your mind and body. All shapes, sizes and abilities are welcome. Bring a mat (or towel) to class if you have one, but these are not required. Drop-ins welcome. No charge – library program.

F.O.C.L. Used Book Sale Set Up- Volunteers Needed

September 19, 2019
3:30pm - 8:30pm
Community Events, Osage County Events
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults, Teens, Millennials
Program Type: Community Events, Osage County Events
Description:
Be a friend to the Osage County Library and help set up for the annual book sale. We'll be needing volunteers to help load and unload boxes of books as well as set them up on tables for the sale. We welcome your help! ...

The History of Missile Sites in Missouri

September 19, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Educational/Instructional, Lectures
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Adults, Millennials
Program Type: Educational/Instructional, Lectures
Description:
This presentation will showcase Missouri's history with the Nike and Minuteman II missile programs, rocket and missile engine testing as well as discussions on the decommissioning of the 150 former Minuteman II missile silos and 15 launch control fac...