AARP volunteers offer free, confidential help with income taxes and Missouri Property Tax Credits to people with middle to low incomes, giving special attention to those aged 60 and older.
Enjoy big books, stories, songs and puppets. Ages 2 1/2 (30 mos.) to 5 with a parent.
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.
A representative from the Columbia Social Security Office will show you how to create an account, estimate future benefits, manage or apply for benefits and get advice on many other topics, including SSI, disability, name change and Missouri Medicare benefits — all online. At 2 p.m., we will move to the computers in the library's Training Center, where you will get assistance in creating your personal account. The presentation is a repeat of the program on January 28.
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.
Compete in a variety of Wii sports for a chance to win a gold medal and strut your stuff. We'll have treats and other goodies. Grades 6-8.
Playing with blocks develops a child’s math, language, social and science skills, as well as being lots of fun! Come to our block party to build, talk, explore and create together. Families, ages 2-6.
We'll help you set up a Facebook profile and show you how to use features like posting photos, making notes and sharing news with others while maintaining your personal security. A basic understanding of the Internet and an email account are required. If you already use Facebook, know your log-in information. Registration begins Wednesday, January 28.