Enjoy big books, stories, songs and puppets. Ages 2 1/2 (30 mos.) to 5 with a parent.
During these unstructured sessions, use library computers to apply for a job, write a résumé, set up an email account, get help navigating the Internet, study for a test with "Learning Express Library" or sharpen your computer skills with our excellent self-guided tutorials. Choose from Keyboarding, Mouse Tutorial, Basic Skills, Computer Basics, Files and Folders, Exploring the Web, Basic or Intermediate Word Processing, Spreadsheets and Presentations. For the tutorials, please bring headphones or purchase a set at the library.
These monthly story times incorporate music, books, participation and more. Adults with a caregiver.
The Friends hold sales in the library lobby every Wednesday noon-3 p.m. and every Saturday 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. All proceeds support library services.
Tune in to KOPN 89.5 FM every weekday August 21-September 30 to hear the audiobook version of this year's One Read book and announcements on additional One Read programming.
On board, you'll find a full array of library materials and services for all ages. You can browse several thousand titles or pick up materials you've requested online or over the phone.
Learn about popular web services like Pandora and Spotify that let you listen to music for free. We'll also show you how to borrow albums with your library card through a service called Hoopla. A basic understanding of the Internet and an email address are required. Registration begins Wednesday, September 3.
Think you have the best dance moves? Prove it! Bring your moves and your friends to this fun dance competition using "Just Dance" on the Wii U. We'll have treats and other goodies. Grades 6-8.
Explore this year's One Read book with an interactive reader's theater presentation by education professor Dr. Betsy Tutt and some of her William Woods University students.
Enjoy entertainment for the whole family. This month's theme is "Creative Kids." Let the kids show their creative and artistic side. Enjoy hands-on, kid-friendly art activities, musical performances, theater and dance. Don't forget to visit the library table at this final fest of the summer. Sponsored by the City of Columbia Office of Cultural Affairs and the Missouri Arts Council.