Try out the library's Wii U game console. Become a dancing superstar in "Just Dance 4" or a bowling champion playing "Wii Sports." Pizza served. Ages 10 and older. Parents welcome. Registration begins Tuesday, September 2.
As part of our exploration of "The Boys in the Boat," this year's One Read selection, tune in for a presentation on the life of Helen Stephens, a Fulton, Missouri native and double 1936 Olympic champion.
Join popular local author Laura McHugh to discuss this year's One Read book, "The Boys in the Boat." Laura's book, "The Weight of Blood" was published this year to great acclaim.
Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, flannelboards and big books just right for this age. Parental participation is a must. Kids up to age 2 1/2 (30 mos.) walking confidently on their own.
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 books, music CDs and DVDs for all ages. You can browse several thousand titles or pick up materials you've requested online or over the phone.
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.
Unleash your three-dimensional creative genius using Lego bricks. Ages 5 and older.
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.
Encourage your child’s interest in reading while promoting visual literacy, creative thinking and language development. This session, Judi Barrett’s book “Animals Should Definitely Not Wear Clothing” will provide inspiration for an art project involving kids in active looking, listening, imagining and creating. Presented by the Columbia Art League. Ages 5-9. Registration begins Tuesday, September 9.