Bring your little one for some quality parent/child time. Meet other parents and children, read to your child and get ideas for activities you can do at home to develop learning skills. Ages 5 and younger.
Enjoy big books, stories, songs and puppets. Ages 2 1/2 (30 mos.) to 5 with a parent.
Enjoy stories, songs and other activities to demonstrate how to make reading fun for parents and young children. Take home a free picture book and an early learning activity flip book. Supported by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the office of Secretary of State. Families, ages 5 and younger.
Kids and parents will enjoy stories, songs and simple crafts. Ages 3-5.
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, Word Processing, Spreadsheets and Presentations. For the tutorials, please bring headphones or purchase a set at the library.
Enjoy songs, rhymes, big books and flannelboards. Babies and toddlers up to age 2 1/2 (30 mos.) with a parent.
Stop by with questions about using your Apple computer, iPad, iPhone or iPod touch. Staff can answer your questions with our equipment or you may bring your laptop or device.
Oral histories can play an important role in documenting your family heritage. Genealogist Tim Dollens will share tips on how to obtain oral histories from family members. This program is co-sponsored by the Kingdom of Callaway Historical Society. Light refreshments served. Teens and adults.
Attention all superhero fans! Whether you long to fly with Superman or lean a little more toward the Captain Underpants style, you need the Daniel Boone Regional Library Superhero Training Academy. Under our advanced tutelage, you will select your own superhero name, develop a secret identity and super powers and then get on to the serious business of creating costumes and training as heroes. We will hold three sessions; potential heroes may attend one or all three. In session three, make some super gadgets. Families, ages 4 and older.
Do you need to write a plan for a new business or an existing one? Come learn about Business Plan Pro which will guide you through this process, step by step. With 500+ sample plans, easy-to-follow instructions, built-in financial formulas and answers to legal questions, Business Plan Pro will help you write a business plan no matter what your industry. You may wish to bring headphones to this class. Registration begins Tuesday, June 16.