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.
Director Cheryl Black will talk about the upcoming MU Theatre Department production of "Argonautika," a stunningly imaginative, moving and highly entertaining re-telling of Jason's quest for the golden fleece. Adapted by Tony Award-winning writer/director Mary Zimmerman, it captures the wonder and power of the ancient Greek myth with fresh and contemporary energy. Find information about tickets and MU’s 2014-2015 theatre season at www.theatre.missouri.edu 
Local musicians provide a musical backdrop at the Columbia library on the first Sunday of every month. This month we present fiddler Howard Marshall.
Carolyn Ash, an American Iris Society judge will describe and demonstrate how to prepare iris for a flower show. Presented by the Show-Me Iris Society whose annual iris show is coming up June 13 at the library. There will be refreshments before the program at 1:30 p.m.
Help us get ready for Summer Reading by designing an original bookmark based on the theme “Every Hero Has a Story.” Winning artwork from each library will be printed on bookmarks to be distributed late spring through summer. Please prepare two-dimensional artwork using crayons, markers or any other medium or create it on the computer. Photography is also acceptable, as long as it is your own! Your entry should be drawn onto or sized to match the entry form. Get a form at www.dbrl.org  or kids.dbrl.org, your library or the bookmobile. Entry deadline is Tuesday, March 31. Ages 18 and younger.
Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, flannelboards and big books. Parental participation is a must. Kids up to age 2 1/2 (30 mos.) walking confidently on their own.
Bring your baby for songs, rhymes and activities. Ages 24 months and younger.
Join us for songs, stories and activities for parents and kids. Ages 24-36 months with families.
Come join us for stories, songs and activities. Ages 3-5.
Join us for songs, rhymes, movements and activities for babies who are not walking confidently on their own yet. Parental participation is a must. Babies not walking confidently.