Upcoming Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch

Family Friday: Inflatable Planetarium- Stories in the Sky

June 28, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Crafts, Gaming/Games
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Crafts, Gaming/Games
Description:
NASA Solar System Ambassador Joy Johnson joins us for a stargazing adventure! Constellations are stories in the sky, and today you get to create your own! Design a constellation, give it a story, and then transfer your design to the interior of a hom...

Reading For Fines

July 1, 2019
12:00pm - 3:00pm
Educational/Instructional
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: Truman Room
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Educational/Instructional
Description:
Got fines? You can pay them off by reading at the Library! One hour of reading = $2 off your fines. Check in/out at the Children's Desk on Mondays and Wednesdays. It pays to read! ...

Reading Buddies

July 1, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Educational/Instructional
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Educational/Instructional
Description:
A literacy based program that pairs struggling readers from kindergarten through second grade with teen volunteers. They meet once a week to read together and do group activities.  Reading Buddies is designed to give children extra reading pr...

Block Party

July 1, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Gaming/Games
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery East
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Gaming/Games
Description:

Free-building LEGO fun at the library with standard bricks, mini-figures, and specialty pieces. Ages 5-12. Limited to the first 45 participants on the evening of the event. A sign-in sheet will be available 30 minutes before start time.

Pizza & Pages

July 1, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Book Clubs
Registration
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: Truman Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Description:

Pizza & Pages is our 9th-12th grade book group. A free copy of the book is provided for the first 8 participants. Pizza and soda are served at every meeting. Reservations required.

Title of Book:    Ship It by Britta Lundin ...

Trash To Treasures

July 2, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Crafts
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Crafts
Description:
All ages. No reservations needed. Turn recyclables into works of art. We provide the materials, you provide the imagination! ...

Osage Reading Buddies Volunteer Training Session

July 2, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Educational/Instructional, Library Meetings, Osage County Events
Library Branch: Osage County Library
Room: Osage County Branch Art Gallery
Age Group: Adults, Teens, Millennials
Program Type: Educational/Instructional, Library Meetings, Osage County Events
Description:
This is one of two sessions Osage Reading Buddy volunteers can choose from to receive training necessary to become a Big Reading Buddy at the Osage County Library. ...

Preschool Story Time

July 2, 2019
2:00pm - 2:30pm
Storytimes
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: Truman Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
Description:

Ages 3-5. No reservations needed. Stories and music for preschoolers.

Reading for Fines

July 2, 2019
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Educational/Instructional
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Main Floor
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Educational/Instructional
Description:
Got fines? You can pay them off by reading at the Library! One hour of reading = $2 off your fines. Check in/out at the Reference Desk on the main floor of the Library on Tuesday and Thursday evenings.   It pays to read.   ...

Knitting & Crocheting @ the Library

July 2, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Crafts, Educational/Instructional
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: Truman Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Educational/Instructional
Description:

Come knit or crochet! We provide basic lessons and yarn, but you need to bring your own knitting needles or crochet hook. Ages: 12 and up (teens & adults).

Reading Buddies

July 2, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Educational/Instructional
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Educational/Instructional
Description:
A literacy based program that pairs struggling readers from kindergarten through second grade with teen volunteers. They meet once a week to read together and do group activities.  Reading Buddies is designed to give children extra reading pr...

Family Fun: Fizz Boom!

July 3, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Gaming/Games, Storytimes
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Park
Age Group: Everyone, Family
Program Type: Gaming/Games, Storytimes
Description:
An hour of stories, crafts, and activities based on the summer reading theme. This week: NASA Solar System Ambassador Joy Johnson joins us in the library park for an elephant toothpaste science demonstration in red, white and blue. ...

Family Fun: Fizz Boom!

July 3, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Gaming/Games, Storytimes
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Everyone, Family
Program Type: Gaming/Games, Storytimes
Description:
An hour of stories, crafts, and activities based on the summer reading theme. This week: NASA Solar System Ambassador Joy Johnson joins us in the library park for an elephant toothpaste science demonstration in red, white and blue. ...

Reading For Fines

July 3, 2019
12:00pm - 3:00pm
Educational/Instructional
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: Truman Room
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Educational/Instructional
Description:
Got fines? You can pay them off by reading at the Library! One hour of reading = $2 off your fines. Check in/out at the Children's Desk on Mondays and Wednesdays. It pays to read! ...

Ancestry.com

July 3, 2019
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Computer Classes, Educational/Instructional
Registration
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: Public Computer Center
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Computer Classes, Educational/Instructional
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Description:

Individual/small group assistance is given for your family tree research by a skilled library volunteer. All levels of researchers are welcome. Registration required.

Rhyme Time

July 5, 2019
10:00am - 10:30am
Storytimes
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: Truman Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
Description:

A special time for babies and their caregivers featuring music, movement and socialization. For children 2 and under, and their caregivers. No reservations needed.

Story Time

July 5, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Educational/Instructional, Osage County Events, Storytimes
Library Branch: Osage County Library
Room: Osage County Branch Art Gallery
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Educational/Instructional, Osage County Events, Storytimes
Description:
Join us for stories, songs and a whole lot of fun. Recommended for preschool ages. No reservations needed. ...

Rhyme Time

July 5, 2019
10:45am - 11:15am
Storytimes
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: Truman Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
Description:

A special time for babies and their caregivers featuring music, movement and socialization. For children 2 and under, and their caregivers. No reservations needed.

First Friday Film

July 5, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Movies
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Movies

Reading For Fines

July 8, 2019
12:00pm - 3:00pm
Educational/Instructional
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: Truman Room
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Educational/Instructional
Description:
Got fines? You can pay them off by reading at the Library! One hour of reading = $2 off your fines. Check in/out at the Children's Desk on Mondays and Wednesdays. It pays to read! ...

Reading Buddies

July 8, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Educational/Instructional
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Educational/Instructional
Description:
A literacy based program that pairs struggling readers from kindergarten through second grade with teen volunteers. They meet once a week to read together and do group activities.  Reading Buddies is designed to give children extra reading pr...

LU-MRRL Lecture Series: Female Pirates of the 17th Century

July 8, 2019
7:00pm - 8:15pm
Educational/Instructional
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Adults, Teens, Millennials
Program Type: Educational/Instructional
Description:
While we know about Calico Jack, Blackbeard, and William Kidd as pirates, few know about Anne Bonny, who was Calico Jack’s Helmswoman and her companion, Mary Read, or Lady Mary Killigrew, or Queen Elizabeth I’s female Sea Dogs, or Sayyida al-Hur...