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Saturday February 24, 2024
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Books & Baristas Book Club (Off-Site, Adults)

“The Vanishing Half” by Brit Bennett examines how two identical twins can become separated by place, race, and people. Follow their journey across the U.S. and discuss!

Meets at The Baked Bean Coffee Shop, 1860 North Commerce Drive, Nixa, MO, 65714

Place the book, audiobook, or Playaway on hold using our online catalog.

 

CONTACT: Nixa Community Branch  417-724-6100  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

“The Vanishing Half” by Brit Bennett examines how two identical twins can become separated by place, race, and people. Follow their journey across the U.S. and discuss!

Meets at The Baked Bean Coffee Shop, 1860 North Commerce Drive, Nixa, MO, 65714

Place the book, audiobook, or Playaway on hold using our online catalog.

 

CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Dads + Donuts Storytime (Ozark, Kids)

A special Storytime for those supportive father figures. All are welcome including dads, grandpas and uncles.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-581-2432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org
The registration period has ended.

A special Storytime for those supportive father figures. All are welcome including dads, grandpas and uncles.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.581.2432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

The registration period has ended.

Monday February 26, 2024
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sparta Family Storytime (Sparta, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-441-1400  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.441.1400
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Paint Party (Clever, Kids)

Paint your next masterpiece while munching on tasty snacks.

Recommended for grades 3 and up. 

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-743-2277  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Paint your next masterpiece while munching on tasty snacks.

Recommended for grades 3 and up. 

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.743.2277
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Tuesday February 27, 2024
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Nixa Family Storytime (Nixa, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-724-6100  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.724.6100
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Nixa Family Storytime (Nixa, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-724-6100  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.724.6100
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Family Game Night with Haven Games (All Ages, Ozark)

Learn how to play Catan or bring your own game to play as a family!

Drop in to explore a new game or play classics like Clue.

CONTACT: Ozark Community Branch  417-581-2432  programs@christiancountylibrary.org
LOCATION: Ozark Community Branch

Learn how to play Catan or bring your own game to play as a family!

Drop in to explore a new game or play classics like Clue.

CONTACT:
  Ozark Community Branch
  417.581.2432
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

LOCATION: Ozark Community Branch

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Yoga with Debra Tucker (Ozark, Adult)

Take time for yourself with weekly yoga classes led by the instructor from 417 Create Art & Yoga Studio.

Bring a yoga mat and water bottle to join the class.
CONTACT: Ozark Community Branch  417-581-2432  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Take time for yourself with weekly yoga classes led by the instructor from 417 Create Art & Yoga Studio.

Bring a yoga mat and water bottle to join the class.
CONTACT:
  Ozark Community Branch
  417.581.2432
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Wednesday February 28, 2024
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Ozark Family Storytime (Ozark, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-581-2432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.581.2432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Ozark Family Storytime (Ozark, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-581-2432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.581.2432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Thursday February 29, 2024
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9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Baby Bounce (Ozark, Kids)

Join us for finger plays, action rhymes, plenty of songs, and playtime!

For infants up to 18 months.

CONTACT: Youth Services  4175812432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us for finger plays, action rhymes, plenty of songs, and playtime!

For infants up to 18 months.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  4175812432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tai Chi with Chuck Mercer (Clever, Adult)

Find your inner balance at weekly classes with the instructor from Legacy Martial Ways.

CONTACT: Clever Community Branch  417-743-2277  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Find your inner balance at weekly classes with the instructor from Legacy Martial Ways.

CONTACT:
  Clever Community Branch
  417.743.2277
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Teen Book Club (Nixa, Teens)

It’s food trucks, festivals and first loves as we discuss "Donuts and Other Proclamations of Love" by Jared Reck (snacks included).

Contact youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org for assistance in getting a copy of this month's book selection.

 

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-724-6100  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

It’s food trucks, festivals and first loves as we discuss "Donuts and Other Proclamations of Love" by Jared Reck (snacks included).

Contact youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org for assistance in getting a copy of this month's book selection.

 

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.724.6100
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Retirement Planning Timeline with Stephanie Hohenshell (Ozark, Adult)

Retirement planning is never complete and adjusts to life changes. Join this informational session to develop your own comprehensive timeline.

CONTACT: Ozark Community Branch  417-5812-432  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Retirement planning is never complete and adjusts to life changes. Join this informational session to develop your own comprehensive timeline.

CONTACT:
  Ozark Community Branch
  417.5812.432
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Yoga with Debra Tucker (Nixa, Adult)

Take time for yourself with weekly yoga classes led by the instructor from 417 Create Art & Yoga Studio.

Bring a yoga mat and water bottle to join the class.
CONTACT: Nixa Community Branch  417-724-6100  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Take time for yourself with weekly yoga classes led by the instructor from 417 Create Art & Yoga Studio.

Bring a yoga mat and water bottle to join the class.
CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Friday March 1, 2024
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10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Clever Family Storytime (Clever, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-743-2277  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.743.2277
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Saturday March 2, 2024
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Let's Play: Canasta (Sparta, Adult)

Learn how to play this well-known strategic card game that's part of the rummy family in a casual and friendly environment.

CONTACT: Sparta Community Branch   417-441-1400  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Learn how to play this well-known strategic card game that's part of the rummy family in a casual and friendly environment.

CONTACT:
  Sparta Community Branch 
  417.441.1400
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org 

Monday March 4, 2024
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sparta Family Storytime (Sparta, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-441-1400  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.441.1400
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Tuesday March 5, 2024
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Nixa Family Storytime (Nixa, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-724-6100  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.724.6100
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Potting Indoor Plants with the Christian County Master Gardeners (Clever, Adult)

Let's get those hands dirty. Bring your favorite plant along with a pot and soil for hands-on expert guidance.

CONTACT: Clever Community Branch  417-743-2277  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Let's get those hands dirty. Bring your favorite plant along with a pot and soil for hands-on expert guidance.

CONTACT:
  Clever Community Branch
  417.743.2277
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org 

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Nixa Family Storytime (Nixa, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-724-6100  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.724.6100
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Yoga with Debra Tucker (Ozark, Adult)

Take time for yourself with weekly yoga classes led by the instructor from 417 Create Art & Yoga Studio.

Bring a yoga mat and water bottle to join the class.
CONTACT: Ozark Community Branch  417-581-2432  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Take time for yourself with weekly yoga classes led by the instructor from 417 Create Art & Yoga Studio.

Bring a yoga mat and water bottle to join the class.
CONTACT:
  Ozark Community Branch
  417.581.2432
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Wednesday March 6, 2024
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Ozark Family Storytime (Ozark, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-581-2432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.581.2432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Ozark Family Storytime (Ozark, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-581-2432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.581.2432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Mug Cakes (Clever, Teens)

Make a sweet treat within seconds inside your own one-of-a-kind mug.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-743-2277  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Make a sweet treat within seconds inside your own one-of-a-kind mug.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.743.2277
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Thursday March 7, 2024
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9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Baby Bounce (Ozark, Kids)

Join us for finger plays, action rhymes, plenty of songs, and playtime!

For infants up to 18 months.

CONTACT: Youth Services  4175812432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us for finger plays, action rhymes, plenty of songs, and playtime!

For infants up to 18 months.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  4175812432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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10:45 AM - 11:30 AM
Toddler Time (Ozark, Kids)

Join us for a special storytime just for toddlers. We will sing songs, read a short book, dance and play.

Recommended for children aged 18 months to 3 years. 

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-581-2432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us for a special storytime just for toddlers. We will sing songs, read a short book, dance and play.

Recommended for children aged 18 months to 3 years. 

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.581.2432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tai Chi with Chuck Mercer (Clever, Adult)

Find your inner balance at weekly classes with the instructor from Legacy Martial Ways.

CONTACT: Clever Community Branch  417-743-2277  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Find your inner balance at weekly classes with the instructor from Legacy Martial Ways.

CONTACT:
  Clever Community Branch
  417.743.2277
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org 

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Upcycled Greenhouse with the Christian County Master Gardeners (Ozark, Adult)

Repurposing milk jugs is a creative and eco-friendly way to start seeds early. Bring a clean plastic container and we'll provide the rest.

CONTACT: Ozark Community Branch   417-581-2432  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Repurposing milk jugs is a creative and eco-friendly way to start seeds early. Bring a clean plastic container and we'll provide the rest.

CONTACT:
  Ozark Community Branch 
  417.581.2432
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org 

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Yoga with Debra Tucker (Nixa, Adult)

Take time for yourself with weekly yoga classes led by the instructor from 417 Create Art & Yoga Studio.

Bring a yoga mat and water bottle to join the class.
CONTACT: Nixa Community Branch  417-724-6100  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Take time for yourself with weekly yoga classes led by the instructor from 417 Create Art & Yoga Studio.

Bring a yoga mat and water bottle to join the class.
CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Friday March 8, 2024
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
#BookClub

These are the books seen on TikTok such as "Love on the Brain," Ali Hazelwood's viral romance.

Toys will be provided for kiddos and adult supervision is required.

CONTACT: Nixa Community Branch  417-724-6100  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

These are the books seen on TikTok such as "Love on the Brain," Ali Hazelwood's viral romance.

Toys will be provided for kiddos and adult supervision is required.

CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org 

 
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10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Clever Family Storytime (Clever, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-743-2277  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.743.2277
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Saturday March 9, 2024
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
STEM Saturday (Sparta, Kids)

Catch a leprechaun and test your luck with these magical experiments.

Recommended for grades 3 and up. 

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-441-1400  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Catch a leprechaun and test your luck with these magical experiments.

Recommended for grades 3 and up. 

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.441.1400
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Monday March 11, 2024
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sparta Family Storytime (Sparta, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-441-1400  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.441.1400
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Fairy Houses (Clever, Kids)

Change an ordinary garden into an enchanted home for families of pixies.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-743-2277  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org
Registration will begin on Monday, February 26, 2024 at 9:00 AM     

Change an ordinary garden into an enchanted home for families of pixies.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.743.2277
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Registration will begin on Monday, February 26, 2024 at 9:00 AM     

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Magazine Beads (Sparta, Kids)

Get ready to recycle! Turn those old magazines into unique jewelry.

Recommended for grades 3 and up. 

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-441-1400  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Get ready to recycle! Turn those old magazines into unique jewelry.

Recommended for grades 3 and up. 

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.441.1400
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Teen Advisory Board (Nixa, Teens)

We need your big ideas for future library events and activities—tell us during our next meeting.

CONTACT: Lia Hitz  4175812432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

We need your big ideas for future library events and activities—tell us during our next meeting.

CONTACT:
  Lia Hitz
  4175812432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Tuesday March 12, 2024
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Nixa Family Storytime (Nixa, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-724-6100  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.724.6100
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Nixa Family Storytime (Nixa, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-724-6100  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.724.6100
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Be a Kid Again Day (Ozark, Teens)

Go back to the good old days filled with finger paints, cartoons, LEGO bricks and sugary snacks.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-581-2432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Go back to the good old days filled with finger paints, cartoons, LEGO bricks and sugary snacks.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.581.2432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
How to Manage Your Time with Tiffany Orthman (Clever, Adult)

Learn to identify time commitments, find a consistent planning method and prioritize your to-do list with help from an experienced life coach.

CONTACT: Clever Community Branch  417-743-2277  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Learn to identify time commitments, find a consistent planning method and prioritize your to-do list with help from an experienced life coach.

CONTACT:
  Clever Community Branch
  417.743.2277
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org 

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Yoga with Debra Tucker (Ozark, Adult)

Take time for yourself with weekly yoga classes led by the instructor from 417 Create Art & Yoga Studio.

Bring a yoga mat and water bottle to join the class.
CONTACT: Ozark Community Branch  417-581-2432  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Take time for yourself with weekly yoga classes led by the instructor from 417 Create Art & Yoga Studio.

Bring a yoga mat and water bottle to join the class.
CONTACT:
  Ozark Community Branch
  417.581.2432
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Wednesday March 13, 2024
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Ozark Family Storytime (Ozark, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-581-2432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.581.2432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Ozark Family Storytime (Ozark, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-581-2432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.581.2432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Income Replacement Options in Retirement with Stephanie Hohenshell (Nixa & Virtual, Adult)

Grow your retirement fund by adding or maintaining these common sources of steady income. (hint: you probably already have some.)

Can't make it to the branch? Join us on Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/94469952316

CONTACT: Nixa Community Branch  417-724-6100  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Grow your retirement fund by adding or maintaining these common sources of steady income. (hint: you probably already have some.)

Can't make it to the branch? Join us on Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/94469952316

CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org 

 
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2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Oath of the Frozen King: D&D Adventure (Nixa, Teens)

Navigate the frigid dungeon in this one-shot campaign.

Premade character sheets are provided.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-724-6100  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org
Registration will begin on Wednesday, February 28, 2024 at 9:00 AM     

Navigate the frigid dungeon in this one-shot campaign.

Premade character sheets are provided.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.724.6100
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Registration will begin on Wednesday, February 28, 2024 at 9:00 AM     

Thursday March 14, 2024
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9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Baby Bounce (Ozark, Kids)

Join us for finger plays, action rhymes, plenty of songs, and playtime!

For infants up to 18 months.

CONTACT: Youth Services  4175812432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us for finger plays, action rhymes, plenty of songs, and playtime!

For infants up to 18 months.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  4175812432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tai Chi with Chuck Mercer (Clever, Adult)

Find your inner balance at weekly classes with the instructor from Legacy Martial Ways.

CONTACT: Clever Community Branch  417-743-2277  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Find your inner balance at weekly classes with the instructor from Legacy Martial Ways.

CONTACT:
  Clever Community Branch
  417.743.2277
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org 

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Reel Reads (Sparta, Adult)

Delve into a stark and rugged depiction of the Ozarks in Daniel Woodrell’s coming-of-age novel "Winter's Bone.”

CONTACT: Sparta Community Branch  417-441-1400  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Delve into a stark and rugged depiction of the Ozarks in Daniel Woodrell’s coming-of-age novel "Winter's Bone.”

CONTACT:
  Sparta Community Branch
  417.441.1400
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org 

 
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4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Sew This: Block of the Month Quilting (Clever, Adult)

Build your next quilting project with us block by block. Bring fabric with two unique colors or patterns and we'll provide the rest.

Check out the online FAQ for more details.

CONTACT: Clever Community Branch  417-743-2277  programs@christiancountylibrary.org
Registration will begin on Thursday, February 29, 2024 at 9:00 AM     

Build your next quilting project with us block by block. Bring fabric with two unique colors or patterns and we'll provide the rest.

Check out the online FAQ for more details.

CONTACT:
  Clever Community Branch
  417.743.2277
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Registration will begin on Thursday, February 29, 2024 at 9:00 AM     

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Yoga with Debra Tucker (Nixa, Adult)

Take time for yourself with weekly yoga classes led by the instructor from 417 Create Art & Yoga Studio.

Bring a yoga mat and water bottle to join the class.
CONTACT: Nixa Community Branch  417-724-6100  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Take time for yourself with weekly yoga classes led by the instructor from 417 Create Art & Yoga Studio.

Bring a yoga mat and water bottle to join the class.
CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Friday March 15, 2024
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10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Clever Family Storytime (Clever, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-743-2277  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.743.2277
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Cardboard Drive-In - Paw Patrol: The Mighty Movie (Ozark, Kids)

Decorate and steer your 'box car' to a paw-tastic drive-in movie experience. Don't forget a pillow for an extra comfy seat.

Rated PG.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-581-2432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Decorate and steer your 'box car' to a paw-tastic drive-in movie experience. Don't forget a pillow for an extra comfy seat.

Rated PG.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.581.2432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Let's Play: UNO (Clever, Adult)

Don’t ‘skip’ on the opportunity to have a ‘wild’ time while playing multiple variations of this classic family game.

CONTACT: Clever Community Branch  417-743-2277  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Don’t ‘skip’ on the opportunity to have a ‘wild’ time while playing multiple variations of this classic family game.

CONTACT:
  Clever Community Branch
  417.743.2277
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
Pie Day Storytime (Nixa, Kids)

All you knead is pie. Don’t miss this especially delicious Storytime filled with fun and games.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-724-6100  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

All you knead is pie. Don’t miss this especially delicious Storytime filled with fun and games.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.724.6100
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Saturday March 16, 2024
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Craft Class: Stamped Paper Clay Pots (Sparta, Adult)

These air-dried paper clay pots are the perfect home to keep plants happy and healthy.

CONTACT: Sparta Community Branch  417-441-1400  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

These air-dried paper clay pots are the perfect home to keep plants happy and healthy.

CONTACT:
  Sparta Community Branch
  417.441.1400
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org 

 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Dungeons & Dragons Roundtable (Nixa, All Ages)

Ready to jump into the world of orcs, elves, displacer beasts and dragons?

Join our informational D&D session as we prepare a new adventure for players of all skill levels.

CONTACT: Nixa Community Branch  417-724-6100  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Ready to jump into the world of orcs, elves, displacer beasts and dragons?

Join our informational D&D session as we prepare a new adventure for players of all skill levels.

CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Monday March 18, 2024
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sparta Family Storytime (Sparta, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-441-1400  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.441.1400
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Diamond Art Coasters (Sparta,Teens)

Bring a little sparkle and shine to your space with these coasters.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-441-1400  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Bring a little sparkle and shine to your space with these coasters.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.441.1400
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Dungeons and Dragons Club (Ozark, Teens)

Whether you've only heard about the game, or have played hundreds of times, there is space for you in this adventurous club.

Recommended for grades 7-12.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-581-2432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Whether you've only heard about the game, or have played hundreds of times, there is space for you in this adventurous club.

Recommended for grades 7-12.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.581.2432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Tuesday March 19, 2024
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Nixa Family Storytime (Nixa, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-724-6100  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.724.6100
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Nixa Family Storytime (Nixa, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-724-6100  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.724.6100
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Makerspace Challenge (Clever, Teens)

Get ready to explore and create! What can you make with cardboard tubes during this interactive, hands-on workspace?

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-743-2277  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Get ready to explore and create! What can you make with cardboard tubes during this interactive, hands-on workspace?

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.743.2277
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Yoga with Debra Tucker (Ozark, Adult)

Take time for yourself with weekly yoga classes led by the instructor from 417 Create Art & Yoga Studio.

Bring a yoga mat and water bottle to join the class.
CONTACT: Ozark Community Branch  417-581-2432  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Take time for yourself with weekly yoga classes led by the instructor from 417 Create Art & Yoga Studio.

Bring a yoga mat and water bottle to join the class.
CONTACT:
  Ozark Community Branch
  417.581.2432
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Wednesday March 20, 2024
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Ozark Family Storytime (Ozark, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-581-2432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.581.2432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Ozark Family Storytime (Ozark, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-581-2432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.581.2432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Sci-Fi Horror Club (Ozark, Adult)

Zombies are fungis!?

Heard of Ophiocordyceps unilateralis? It's the inspiration behind the chilling and eerie post-apocalyptic worlds of "The Last of Us" videogame and "The Girl With All the Gifts" by M.R. Carey. Come and discuss these works during our first meeting.

CONTACT: Ozark Community Branch  417-581-2432  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Zombies are fungis!?

Heard of Ophiocordyceps unilateralis? It's the inspiration behind the chilling and eerie post-apocalyptic worlds of "The Last of Us" videogame and "The Girl With All the Gifts" by M.R. Carey. Come and discuss these works during our first meeting.

CONTACT:
  Ozark Community Branch
  417.581.2432
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Thursday March 21, 2024
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9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Baby Bounce (Ozark, Kids)

Join us for finger plays, action rhymes, plenty of songs, and playtime!

For infants up to 18 months.

CONTACT: Youth Services  4175812432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us for finger plays, action rhymes, plenty of songs, and playtime!

For infants up to 18 months.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  4175812432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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10:45 AM - 11:30 AM
Toddler Time (Ozark, Kids)

Join us for a special storytime just for toddlers. We will sing songs, read a short book, dance and play.

Recommended for children aged 18 months to 3 years. 

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-581-2432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us for a special storytime just for toddlers. We will sing songs, read a short book, dance and play.

Recommended for children aged 18 months to 3 years. 

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.581.2432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tai Chi with Chuck Mercer (Clever, Adult)

Find your inner balance at weekly classes with the instructor from Legacy Martial Ways.

CONTACT: Clever Community Branch  417-743-2277  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Find your inner balance at weekly classes with the instructor from Legacy Martial Ways.

CONTACT:
  Clever Community Branch
  417.743.2277
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org 

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
PAWS for Reading (Nixa, Kids)

These pups are all ears! Reluctant readers can build confidence while reading to the cutest audience around.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-724-6100  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

These pups are all ears! Reluctant readers can build confidence while reading to the cutest audience around.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.724.6100
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Bullet Journaling (Nixa, Adult)

Show off your latest bullet journal layouts, brainstorm new ideas and get creative with hand lettering techniques.

For grades 7 and up

CONTACT: Nixa Community Branch  417-724-6100  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Show off your latest bullet journal layouts, brainstorm new ideas and get creative with hand lettering techniques.

For grades 7 and up

CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org 

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Investing Basics with Stephanie Hohenshell (Ozark, Adult)

The truth is, it's never too early to start investing. Discover simple options for all budgets, large or small.

CONTACT: Ozark Community Branch   417-581-2432  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

The truth is, it's never too early to start investing. Discover simple options for all budgets, large or small.

CONTACT:
  Ozark Community Branch 
  417.581.2432
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org 

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Yoga with Debra Tucker (Nixa, Adult)

Take time for yourself with weekly yoga classes led by the instructor from 417 Create Art & Yoga Studio.

Bring a yoga mat and water bottle to join the class.
CONTACT: Nixa Community Branch  417-724-6100  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Take time for yourself with weekly yoga classes led by the instructor from 417 Create Art & Yoga Studio.

Bring a yoga mat and water bottle to join the class.
CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Friday March 22, 2024
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10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Clever Family Storytime (Clever, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-743-2277  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.743.2277
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Tech Talk: Open Lab (Nixa, Adult))

Got a new gadget and need help navigating the features?

Drop in with your device for basic tech assistance or get started on self-paced technology tutorials.

CONTACT: Nixa Community Branch  417-724-6100  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Got a new gadget and need help navigating the features?

Drop in with your device for basic tech assistance or get started on self-paced technology tutorials.

CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org 

Saturday March 23, 2024
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Books & Baristas (Off-Site, Adult)

Investigate a shocking series of crimes and conspiracies involving murder in cold blood in “Killers of the Flower Moon” by David Grann."

Meet at The Baked Bean Coffee Shop, 1860 North Commerce Drive, Nixa, MO, 65714.

CONTACT: Nixa Community Branch  417-724-6100  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Investigate a shocking series of crimes and conspiracies involving murder in cold blood in “Killers of the Flower Moon” by David Grann."

Meet at The Baked Bean Coffee Shop, 1860 North Commerce Drive, Nixa, MO, 65714.

CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org 

 
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Wildlife Watching: Migratory Waterfowl (Off-Site, All Ages)

Did you know Missouri is home to over 20 species of ducks and geese?

We are heading out to the great outdoors to spot and identify these aquatic birds.

Wear weather appropriate clothes.

Meet at the Lake Springfield Boathouse, 2312 Lake Springfield Park Rd, Springfield, MO 65804

CONTACT: Ozark Community Branch   417-581-2432  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Did you know Missouri is home to over 20 species of ducks and geese?

We are heading out to the great outdoors to spot and identify these aquatic birds.

Wear weather appropriate clothes.

Meet at the Lake Springfield Boathouse, 2312 Lake Springfield Park Rd, Springfield, MO 65804

CONTACT:
  Ozark Community Branch 
  417.581.2432
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org 

 
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Art Studio (Sparta, Kids)

Explore a variety of art techniques with paints, pens and other supplies.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-441-1400  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Explore a variety of art techniques with paints, pens and other supplies.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.441.1400
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Butterfly Gardening (Ozark, Kids)

Butterflies, pollinators and flowers, oh my! Learn how they all work together by watching your own plant grow. Seeds provided.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-581-2432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org
LOCATION: Ozark Community Branch

Butterflies, pollinators and flowers, oh my! Learn how they all work together by watching your own plant grow. Seeds provided.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.581.2432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

LOCATION: Ozark Community Branch

Monday March 25, 2024
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Friends of the Library General Meeting (Ozark)

Meeting for all FOL members. All Ages. 

CONTACT: Nicholas Holladay  14175812432  nholladay@christiancountylibrary.org
 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Pencil Cases (Clever, Kids)

Add a personal touch to your school supplies with a stylish pouch for pencils and pens. 

Recommended for grades 3 and up. 

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-743-2277  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Add a personal touch to your school supplies with a stylish pouch for pencils and pens. 

Recommended for grades 3 and up. 

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.743.2277
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sparta Family Storytime (Sparta, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-441-1400  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.441.1400
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Sew This: Block of the Month Quilting (Nixa, Adult)

Build your next quilting project with us block by block. Bring fabric with two unique colors or patterns and we'll provide the rest.

Check out the online FAQ for more details.

CONTACT: Nixa Community Branch  417-724-6100  programs@christiancountylibrary.org
Registration will begin on Monday, March 11, 2024 at 9:00 AM     

Build your next quilting project with us block by block. Bring fabric with two unique colors or patterns and we'll provide the rest.

Check out the online FAQ for more details.

CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org 

Registration will begin on Monday, March 11, 2024 at 9:00 AM     

Tuesday March 26, 2024
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Nixa Family Storytime (Nixa, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-724-6100  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.724.6100
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Nixa Family Storytime (Nixa, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-724-6100  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.724.6100
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Yoga with Debra Tucker (Ozark, Adult)

Take time for yourself with weekly yoga classes led by the instructor from 417 Create Art & Yoga Studio.

Bring a yoga mat and water bottle to join the class.
CONTACT: Ozark Community Branch  417-581-2432  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Take time for yourself with weekly yoga classes led by the instructor from 417 Create Art & Yoga Studio.

Bring a yoga mat and water bottle to join the class.
CONTACT:
  Ozark Community Branch
  417.581.2432
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Wednesday March 27, 2024
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Ozark Family Storytime (Ozark, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-581-2432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.581.2432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Ozark Family Storytime (Ozark, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-581-2432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.581.2432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Thursday March 28, 2024
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9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Baby Bounce (Ozark, Kids)

Join us for finger plays, action rhymes, plenty of songs, and playtime!

For infants up to 18 months.

CONTACT: Youth Services  4175812432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us for finger plays, action rhymes, plenty of songs, and playtime!

For infants up to 18 months.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  4175812432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tai Chi with Chuck Mercer (Clever, Adult)

Find your inner balance at weekly classes with the instructor from Legacy Martial Ways.

CONTACT: Clever Community Branch  417-743-2277  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Find your inner balance at weekly classes with the instructor from Legacy Martial Ways.

CONTACT:
  Clever Community Branch
  417.743.2277
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org 

 
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5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Teen Book Club (Nixa, Teens)

Join us for snacks and a YA Space Opera as we read Rebecca Coffindaffer's "Crownchasers".

Contact youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org for assistance in getting a copy of this month's book selection.

 

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-724-6100  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us for snacks and a YA Space Opera as we read Rebecca Coffindaffer's "Crownchasers".

Contact youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org for assistance in getting a copy of this month's book selection.

 

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.724.6100
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Yoga with Debra Tucker (Nixa, Adult)

Take time for yourself with weekly yoga classes led by the instructor from 417 Create Art & Yoga Studio.

Bring a yoga mat and water bottle to join the class.
CONTACT: Nixa Community Branch  417-724-6100  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Take time for yourself with weekly yoga classes led by the instructor from 417 Create Art & Yoga Studio.

Bring a yoga mat and water bottle to join the class.
CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Friday March 29, 2024
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10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Clever Family Storytime (Clever, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-743-2277  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.743.2277
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Saturday March 30, 2024
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2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Backyard Chicken Chat with Dr. Elizabeth Walker (Ozark, All Ages)

You'll have the best of cluck growing a thriving flock with these tips and tricks of chicken health and husbandry 

CONTACT: Ozark Community Branch   417-581-2432  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

You'll have the best of cluck growing a thriving flock with these tips and tricks of chicken health and husbandry 

CONTACT:
  Ozark Community Branch 
  417.581.2432
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Family Game Night with Haven Games (All Ages, Ozark)

Enjoy an afternoon of competitive family fun with our wide selection of board games and snacks.

CONTACT: Ozark Community Branch   417-581-2432  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Enjoy an afternoon of competitive family fun with our wide selection of board games and snacks.

CONTACT:
  Ozark Community Branch 
  417.581.2432
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org 

Monday April 1, 2024
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sparta Family Storytime (Sparta, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-441-1400  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.441.1400
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Anime Night (Nixa, Teens)

Love all things anime? Join us for an evening of watching popular shows and making character-inspired buttons.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-724-6100  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Love all things anime? Join us for an evening of watching popular shows and making character-inspired buttons.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.724.6100
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Tuesday April 2, 2024
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Nixa Family Storytime (Nixa, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-724-6100  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.724.6100
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Nixa Family Storytime (Nixa, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-724-6100  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.724.6100
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Root Beer Floats and Books (Clever, Teens)

Make a sweet treat within seconds inside your own one-of-a-kind mug.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-743-2277  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Make a sweet treat within seconds inside your own one-of-a-kind mug.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.743.2277
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Yoga with Debra Tucker (Ozark, Adult)

Take time for yourself with weekly yoga classes led by the instructor from 417 Create Art & Yoga Studio.

Bring a yoga mat and water bottle to join the class.
CONTACT: Ozark Community Branch  417-581-2432  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Take time for yourself with weekly yoga classes led by the instructor from 417 Create Art & Yoga Studio.

Bring a yoga mat and water bottle to join the class.
CONTACT:
  Ozark Community Branch
  417.581.2432
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Wednesday April 3, 2024
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Ozark Family Storytime (Ozark, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-581-2432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.581.2432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Ozark Family Storytime (Ozark, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-581-2432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.581.2432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Thursday April 4, 2024
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9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Baby Bounce (Ozark, Kids)

Join us for finger plays, action rhymes, plenty of songs, and playtime!

For infants up to 18 months.

CONTACT: Youth Services  4175812432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us for finger plays, action rhymes, plenty of songs, and playtime!

For infants up to 18 months.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  4175812432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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10:45 AM - 11:30 AM
Toddler Time (Ozark, Kids)

Join us for a special storytime just for toddlers. We will sing songs, read a short book, dance and play.

Recommended for children aged 18 months to 3 years. 

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-581-2432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us for a special storytime just for toddlers. We will sing songs, read a short book, dance and play.

Recommended for children aged 18 months to 3 years. 

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.581.2432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tai Chi with Chuck Mercer (Clever, Adult)

Find your inner balance at weekly classes with the instructor from Legacy Martial Ways.

CONTACT: Clever Community Branch  417-743-2277  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Find your inner balance at weekly classes with the instructor from Legacy Martial Ways.

CONTACT:
  Clever Community Branch
  417.743.2277
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org 

 
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6:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Seed Starting Workshop with the Christian County Master Gardeners (Sparta, Adult)

Learn steps to turn seeds into seedlings from local experts and enter to win your own germination kit!

CONTACT: Sparta Community Branch  417-441-1400  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Learn steps to turn seeds into seedlings from local experts and enter to win your own germination kit!

CONTACT:
  Sparta Community Branch
  417.441.1400
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org 

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Yoga with Debra Tucker (Nixa, Adult)

Take time for yourself with weekly yoga classes led by the instructor from 417 Create Art & Yoga Studio.

Bring a yoga mat and water bottle to join the class.
CONTACT: Nixa Community Branch  417-724-6100  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Take time for yourself with weekly yoga classes led by the instructor from 417 Create Art & Yoga Studio.

Bring a yoga mat and water bottle to join the class.
CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Friday April 5, 2024
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10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Clever Family Storytime (Clever, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-743-2277  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.743.2277
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Saturday April 6, 2024
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
STEM Saturday (Sparta, Kids)

Use paper, and only paper, to figure out these science experiments.

Recommended for grades 3 and up. 

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-441-1400  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Use paper, and only paper, to figure out these science experiments.

Recommended for grades 3 and up. 

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.441.1400
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
The Science & Myth of Solar Eclipses with David Jarkins (Nixa, All Ages)

We will shed light on the folklore and science of the upcoming solar eclipse led by our NASA ambassador.

Special glasses to view the solar eclipse will be given out while supplies last.

CONTACT: Nixa Community Branch  417-724-6100  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

We will shed light on the folklore and science of the upcoming solar eclipse led by our NASA ambassador.

Special glasses to view the solar eclipse will be given out while supplies last.

CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Let's Play: Dominos (Sparta, Adult)

Discover the joy of dominoes! Whether you're a seasoned player or eager to learn, join in for an afternoon friendly competition.

CONTACT: Sparta Community Branch   417-441-1400  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Discover the joy of dominoes! Whether you're a seasoned player or eager to learn, join in for an afternoon friendly competition.

CONTACT:
  Sparta Community Branch 
  417.441.1400
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org 

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Gen Z Trivia Night (Ozark, Teens)

Test your pop culture knowledge to win fabulous prizes. Hosted by the library’s Teen Advisory Board.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-581-2432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Test your pop culture knowledge to win fabulous prizes. Hosted by the library’s Teen Advisory Board.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.581.2432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Monday April 8, 2024
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sparta Family Storytime (Sparta, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-441-1400  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.441.1400
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Bee Hotels (Clever, Kids)

Help the ecosystem by giving these pollinators a free-bee place to live.

 

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-743-2277  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org
Registration will begin on Monday, March 25, 2024 at 9:00 AM     

Help the ecosystem by giving these pollinators a free-bee place to live.

 

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.743.2277
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Registration will begin on Monday, March 25, 2024 at 9:00 AM     

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Homemade Dog Treats (Sparta, Kids)

Learn the secret recipe to make the world's best treats for your favorite furry friend.

Recommended for grades 3 and up. 

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-441-1400  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Learn the secret recipe to make the world's best treats for your favorite furry friend.

Recommended for grades 3 and up. 

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.441.1400
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Teen Advisory Board (Ozark, Teens)

We need your big ideas for future library events and activities—tell us during our next meeting.

CONTACT: Lia Hitz  4175812432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

We need your big ideas for future library events and activities—tell us during our next meeting.

CONTACT:
  Lia Hitz
  4175812432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Tuesday April 9, 2024
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Nixa Family Storytime (Nixa, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-724-6100  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.724.6100
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Nixa Family Storytime (Nixa, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-724-6100  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.724.6100
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
How to Start Your Journey to Self-Discovery with Tiffany Orthman (Clever, Adult)

Plan your future, find your passions and discover new interests with an experienced life coach.

CONTACT: Clever Community Branch  417-743-2277  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Plan your future, find your passions and discover new interests with an experienced life coach.

CONTACT:
  Clever Community Branch
  417.743.2277
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org 

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Yoga with Debra Tucker (Ozark, Adult)

Take time for yourself with weekly yoga classes led by the instructor from 417 Create Art & Yoga Studio.

Bring a yoga mat and water bottle to join the class.
CONTACT: Ozark Community Branch  417-581-2432  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Take time for yourself with weekly yoga classes led by the instructor from 417 Create Art & Yoga Studio.

Bring a yoga mat and water bottle to join the class.
CONTACT:
  Ozark Community Branch
  417.581.2432
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Wednesday April 10, 2024
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Ozark Family Storytime (Ozark, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-581-2432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance, and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.581.2432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Ozark Family Storytime (Ozark, Kids)

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-581-2432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us as we read, sing, dance and play while learning early literacy skills during family storytime.

Recommended for kids and families.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.581.2432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Thursday April 11, 2024
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9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Baby Bounce (Ozark, Kids)

Join us for finger plays, action rhymes, plenty of songs, and playtime!

For infants up to 18 months.

CONTACT: Youth Services  4175812432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Join us for finger plays, action rhymes, plenty of songs, and playtime!

For infants up to 18 months.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  4175812432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tai Chi with Chuck Mercer (Clever, Adult)

Find your inner balance at weekly classes with the instructor from Legacy Martial Ways.

CONTACT: Clever Community Branch  417-743-2277  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Find your inner balance at weekly classes with the instructor from Legacy Martial Ways.

CONTACT:
  Clever Community Branch
  417.743.2277
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org 

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Reel Reads (Sparta, Adult)

“A heart can be broken, but it keeps on beating, just the same.” It’s friendship and resilience set in Juliette, Georgia in "Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe" by Fannie Flagg.

CONTACT: Sparta Community Branch   417-441-1400  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

“A heart can be broken, but it keeps on beating, just the same.” It’s friendship and resilience set in Juliette, Georgia in "Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe" by Fannie Flagg.

CONTACT:
  Sparta Community Branch 
  417.441.1400
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org 

 
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4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Sew This: Block of the Month Quilting (Clever, Adult)

Build your next quilting project with us block by block. Bring fabric with two unique colors or patterns and we'll provide the rest.

Check out the online FAQ for more details.

CONTACT: Clever Community Branch  417-743-2277  programs@christiancountylibrary.org
Registration will begin on Thursday, March 28, 2024 at 9:00 AM     

Build your next quilting project with us block by block. Bring fabric with two unique colors or patterns and we'll provide the rest.

Check out the online FAQ for more details.

CONTACT:
  Clever Community Branch
  417.743.2277
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org 

Registration will begin on Thursday, March 28, 2024 at 9:00 AM     

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Yoga with Debra Tucker (Nixa, Adult)

Take time for yourself with weekly yoga classes led by the instructor from 417 Create Art & Yoga Studio.

Bring a yoga mat and water bottle to join the class.
CONTACT: Nixa Community Branch  417-724-6100  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Take time for yourself with weekly yoga classes led by the instructor from 417 Create Art & Yoga Studio.

Bring a yoga mat and water bottle to join the class.
CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Friday April 12, 2024
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
#BookClub (Nixa, Adult)

Dive into the joys and tragedies involved with the creation and playing of video games in "Tomorrow, and Tomorrow, and Tomorrow" by Gabrielle Zevin.

A book club inspired by TikTok for adults and parents. Toys will be provided for kids, with supervision by parents while we discuss.

CONTACT: Nixa Community Branch  417-724-6100  programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Dive into the joys and tragedies involved with the creation and playing of video games in "Tomorrow, and Tomorrow, and Tomorrow" by Gabrielle Zevin.

A book club inspired by TikTok for adults and parents. Toys will be provided for kids, with supervision by parents while we discuss.

CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org 

 
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10:30 AM - 11:15 AM