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Programs for Kids

Tuesday, May 26th

  • - Children's Summer Reading Club Begins
    Simply drop by the Library on or after May 26th and pick up the appropriate materials. The club is for children of all ages and FREE library cards are available for all participants. Call 417-623-2184 for details, or consult the online Library Calendar for a complete schedule of events.

Friday, June 5th

  • 9:45 AM - Art Workshop with Art Feeds: 1st-5th
    LIMITED SPACE & REGISTRATION REQUIRED—register starting 5/26/15 Join the imaginative group from Art Feeds for an innovative summer reading workshop. Children will explore their creative side through art, friendship and fun! For children in 1st-5th grade only To register, visit: Note: Children may only attend one art workshop per month.

Tuesday, June 9th

Wednesday, June 10th

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Online Reading

TumbleBook Library Logo

TumbleBook Library

A collection of animated talking picture books and games.

Storyline Online

Storyline Online

Screen Actors Guild Members read children's books aloud. Each book includes accompanying activities and lessons.

Overdrive Kids eReading Room

Kids eReading Room

Kids Databases

Primary Search by EbscoHost

Primary Search

Designed specifically for elementary school students contains full text for more than 80 popular elementary school magazines, the Encyclopedia of Animals™, Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia, the American Heritage® Children's Dictionary, and thousands of relevant photos, maps and flags.

Reading Rockets

Reading Rockets

Techniques for teaching reading, strategies to help kids who struggle, booklists, and extensive resources for parents, teachers and families.