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Tuesday May 21, 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 Pipe Cleaners 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 Pipe Cleaners 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 May 22, 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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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Craft Class: DIY Flower Pots (Ozark, Adult)

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle! Repurpose tin cans into gardening containers to hold newly propagated plant clippings.

CONTACT: Ozark Community Branch   417-581-2432  programs@christiancountylibrary.org
There are 18 spaces available.

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle! Repurpose tin cans into gardening containers to hold newly propagated plant clippings.

CONTACT:
  Ozark Community Branch 
  417.581.2432
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

There are 18 spaces available.

Thursday May 23, 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
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 May 24, 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 (Ozark, Adult)

Picked up a new gadget and need help figuring it out? Bring your device to us for basic tech assistance.

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

Picked up a new gadget and need help figuring it out? Bring your device to us for basic tech assistance.

CONTACT:
  Ozark Community Branch 
  417.581.2432
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Saturday May 25, 2024
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Craft Class: Seed Balls (Sparta, Adult)

Get those hands dirty and support pollinators (such as bees and butterflies) to boost Missouri's ecosystem.

CONTACT: Sparta Community Branch   417-441-1400  programs@christiancountylibrary.org
There are 13 spaces available.

Get those hands dirty and support pollinators (such as bees and butterflies) to boost Missouri's ecosystem.

CONTACT:
  Sparta Community Branch 
  417.441.1400
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

There are 13 spaces available.

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Button and Pin Trading (Nixa, All Ages)

Swap your old buttons or pins with others and make your own. There will even be prize raffles.

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

Swap your old buttons or pins with others and make your own. There will even be prize raffles.

CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

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

Enjoy an afternoon of competitive family fun with our wide selection of board games!

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

Enjoy an afternoon of competitive family fun with our wide selection of board games!

CONTACT:
  Ozark Community Branch 
  417.581.2432
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Monday May 27, 2024

Memorial Day

Check out the library's digital collection of ebooks, audiobooks, movies, music, and more accessible 24/7.
 

 

Memorial Day

Check out the library's digital collection of ebooks, audiobooks, movies, music, and more accessible 24/7.
 

 
Tuesday May 28, 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 May 29, 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 May 30, 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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5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
One Nixa, One Read Kickoff Event (Nixa, All Ages)

It’s your golden ticket opportunity to pick up a free copy of “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” by Roald Dhal during this kickoff event. One Nixa, One Read is an initiative for the entire community (young and old) to read the same book, attend events and celebrate the lesson of kindness.

One book per household, while supplies last.

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

It’s your golden ticket opportunity to pick up a free copy of “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” by Roald Dhal during this kickoff event. One Nixa, One Read is an initiative for the entire community (young and old) to read the same book, attend events and celebrate the lesson of kindness.

One book per household, while supplies last.

CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

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

Honor. Courage. Heart. It’s a competition of a lifetime for Maia in Elizabeth Lim's fantasy "Spin the Dawn." Snacks provided.

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

Honor. Courage. Heart. It’s a competition of a lifetime for Maia in Elizabeth Lim's fantasy "Spin the Dawn." Snacks provided.

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

Friday May 31, 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 June 1, 2024
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Genealogy Workshop With Brittany Russell (Clever, Adult)

Search your roots with a local genealogy enthusiast to discover new branches on the family tree.

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

Search your roots with a local genealogy enthusiast to discover new branches on the family tree.

CONTACT:
  Clever Community Branch
  417.743.2277
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Monday June 3, 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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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Marty the Magician: The Magical Library Adventure (Nixa, Kids)

Known as “The Reading Magician," he uses magic to highlight materials found in the library, including nature, art, travel and more.

Sponsored by the Christian County Friends of the Library.

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

Known as “The Reading Magician," he uses magic to highlight materials found in the library, including nature, art, travel and more.

Sponsored by the Christian County Friends of the Library.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.724.6100
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Tuesday June 4, 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
Rain Gardens with Christian County Master Gardeners (Nixa, Adult)

Channel water runoff from driveways and roofs into a DIY native plant sanctuary.

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

Channel water runoff from driveways and roofs into a DIY native plant sanctuary.

CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   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 June 5, 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
12 Tips to Help Secure Your Financial Future with Stephanie Hohenshell (Nixa, Adult)

Take control of your finances in order to shape your desired future lifestyle with these helpful tips by a local financial planner.

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

Take control of your finances in order to shape your desired future lifestyle with these helpful tips by a local financial planner.

CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Thursday June 6, 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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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
A Musical Adventure with Uke 66 (Sparta, Kids)

Kick off your summer on a high note! Rick and Karen Maxson share the story of a lone ukulele's adventure around the world.

Funded in part by a Ghost Light Project award from the Missouri Arts Council, in partnership with the Missouri Association of Community Arts Agencies.

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

Kick off your summer on a high note! Rick and Karen Maxson share the story of a lone ukulele's adventure around the world.

Funded in part by a Ghost Light Project award from the Missouri Arts Council, in partnership with the Missouri Association of Community Arts Agencies.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.441.1400
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Superhero Training Camp (Families)

Craft your superhero persona and save the city with these mini-games—just don’t let anyone know your secret identity.

Craft your superhero persona and save the city with these mini-games—just don’t let anyone know your secret identity.

 
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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 June 7, 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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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Sand Art (Sparta, Kids)

Combine different shades of sand into mesmerizing color combos to create a stunning art piece.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-441-1400  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org
Registration will begin on Friday, May 24, 2024 at 9:00 AM     

Combine different shades of sand into mesmerizing color combos to create a stunning art piece.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.441.1400
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Registration will begin on Friday, May 24, 2024 at 9:00 AM     

Saturday June 8, 2024
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Uncovering History: Gravestone Cleaning (Off-Site, Adult)

Preserve our local history and help make a difference to an often overlooked part of our community. Cleaning supplies will be provided.

Meet at Mt. Caramel Cemetery 4039 Mt. Caramel Rd, Clever, MO 65631

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

Preserve our local history and help make a difference to an often overlooked part of our community. Cleaning supplies will be provided.

Meet at Mt. Caramel Cemetery 4039 Mt. Caramel Rd, Clever, MO 65631

CONTACT:
  Clever Community Branch
  417.743.2277
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

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

Pass Go and collect $200 in this classic game of strategy, chance and real estate.

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

Pass Go and collect $200 in this classic game of strategy, chance and real estate.

CONTACT:
  Sparta Community Branch 
  417.441.1400
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
D&D Adventures with Haven Games: Salted Legacy (Nixa, Adult)

Unravel the mystery while browsing the attractions and local foods of the Dyn Singh Night Market. Or will you leave with only souvenirs?

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

Unravel the mystery while browsing the attractions and local foods of the Dyn Singh Night Market. Or will you leave with only souvenirs?

CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Monday June 10, 2024
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Radical Reptiles with Dickerson Park Zoo (Ozark, Kids)

Not all reptiles are scary. See for yourself with these scaly animal ambassadors. 

Sponsored by the Christian County Friends of the Library.

 

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

Not all reptiles are scary. See for yourself with these scaly animal ambassadors. 

Sponsored by the Christian County Friends of the Library.

 

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.441.1400
   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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5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Anime & Candy Sushi (Nixa, Teens)

Binge the first episodes of "Ouran High School Host Club" while snacking on sushi-inspired candies. Rated TV-14.

CONTACT: Youth Services  4177246100  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Binge the first episodes of "Ouran High School Host Club" while snacking on sushi-inspired candies. Rated TV-14.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  4177246100
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Tuesday June 11, 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 - 3:00 PM
Merida Meet & Greet with Princesses of the 417 (Clever, Kids)

Meet and trade stories with the bravest princess you've ever seen.

Sponsored by the Christian County Friends of the Library.

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

Meet and trade stories with the bravest princess you've ever seen.

Sponsored by the Christian County Friends of the Library.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.743.2277
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Adventures in A.I. Panel (Nixa, Adult)

A.I. is the future, but what do we know about it? A panel of four local experts share their experiences and opinions on this new algorithm, followed by Q&A. Panel members: Scott Blevins, Joey Borovicka, Heather Noggle and Jared Johnson.

Can't make it to the branch? No problem. Join us on Google Meet: https://meet.google.com/owz-dftd-mqc
 

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

A.I. is the future, but what do we know about it? A panel of four local experts share their experiences and opinions on this new algorithm, followed by Q&A. Panel members: Scott Blevins, Joey Borovicka, Heather Noggle and Jared Johnson.

Can't make it to the branch? No problem. Join us on Google Meet: https://meet.google.com/owz-dftd-mqc
 

CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   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 June 12, 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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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Travel Scrapbook (Clever, Teens)

Store travel memories and future destination dreams in this scrapbook. Don’t forget to bring your favorite past-trip souvenirs such as pictures, ticket stubs and postcards.

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

Store travel memories and future destination dreams in this scrapbook. Don’t forget to bring your favorite past-trip souvenirs such as pictures, ticket stubs and postcards.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.743.2277
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Thursday June 13, 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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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Mike & Nancee: Adventure on the Farm (Sparta, Kids)

Scurry, hop or gallop over to the farm for folksongs, folktales and animal tunes.

Funded in part by a Ghost Light Project award from the Missouri Arts Council, in partnership with the Missouri Association of Community Arts Agencies.

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

Scurry, hop or gallop over to the farm for folksongs, folktales and animal tunes.

Funded in part by a Ghost Light Project award from the Missouri Arts Council, in partnership with the Missouri Association of Community Arts Agencies.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.441.1400
   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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4:30 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, May 30, 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, May 30, 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 June 14, 2024
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
#BookClub (Nixa, Adult)

There’s no way Daphne would actually start her new chapter by falling in love with her ex-fiancé’s new fiancée’s ex…right? Find out in Emily Henry's latest novel "Funny Story."

Toys will be provided for kids, with supervision by parents.

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

There’s no way Daphne would actually start her new chapter by falling in love with her ex-fiancé’s new fiancée’s ex…right? Find out in Emily Henry's latest novel "Funny Story."

Toys will be provided for kids, with supervision by parents.

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

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Animals of the Night with Dickerson Park Zoo (Nixa, Kids)

You would usually have to stay up pretty late to catch a glimpse of these nocturnal animals. Or you can just visit the library.

Sponsored by the Christian County Friends of the Library.

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

You would usually have to stay up pretty late to catch a glimpse of these nocturnal animals. Or you can just visit the library.

Sponsored by the Christian County Friends of the Library.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.441.1400
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Saturday June 15, 2024
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Preventative Maintenance With James River Ford (Off-Site, Adult)

Be prepared for that summer road trip by learning how to check fluids and change tires from a certified technician. Pizza provided.

Meet at James River Ford 400 N 20th Ozark, MO 65721 

 

CONTACT: Ozark Community Branch   417-581-2432  programs@christiancountylibrary.org
Registration will begin on Saturday, June 1, 2024 at 9:00 AM     

Be prepared for that summer road trip by learning how to check fluids and change tires from a certified technician. Pizza provided.

Meet at James River Ford 400 N 20th Ozark, MO 65721 

 

CONTACT:
  Ozark Community Branch 
  417.581.2432
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Registration will begin on Saturday, June 1, 2024 at 9:00 AM     

 
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
STEM Saturday: Pirates (Sparta, Kids)

Time to get nautical with these pirate-themed challenges, mateys!

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

Time to get nautical with these pirate-themed challenges, mateys!

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.441.1400
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tiny Canvas Art (Nixa, Kids)

It’s time to paint your own miniature masterpiece. Supplies (of all sizes) provided.

CONTACT: Youth Services  4177246100  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

It’s time to paint your own miniature masterpiece. Supplies (of all sizes) provided.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  4177246100
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
My Reading Passport (Clever, Kids)

How many places have you visited via books? Keep track of all of those worlds in your own official reading passport.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-743-2277  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org
Registration will begin on Saturday, June 1, 2024 at 9:00 AM     

How many places have you visited via books? Keep track of all of those worlds in your own official reading passport.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.743.2277
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Registration will begin on Saturday, June 1, 2024 at 9:00 AM     

 
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2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
D&D Adventures with Haven Games: The Murkmire Malevolence (Nixa, Adults)

The new exhibition at the Varkenbluff Museum holds a danger no one expects. Are you able to infiltrate and steal the display before midnight?

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

The new exhibition at the Varkenbluff Museum holds a danger no one expects. Are you able to infiltrate and steal the display before midnight?

CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Dungeon Master 101 with Troy from I Want to be a GM (Nixa, Adult)

Discover the steps to create your own exciting D&D adventure with guidance from an experienced Dungeon Master in this ongoing workshop.

CONTACT: Nixa Community Branch  417-724-6100  programs@christiancountylibrary.org
Registration will begin on Saturday, June 1, 2024 at 9:00 AM     

Discover the steps to create your own exciting D&D adventure with guidance from an experienced Dungeon Master in this ongoing workshop.

CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Registration will begin on Saturday, June 1, 2024 at 9:00 AM     

 
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5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
After Hours Adventure (Ozark, Teens)

Wonder what happens in the library after hours? Find out for yourself with fort building, Nintendo switch games, crafts, snacks and more.

CONTACT: Lia Hitz  4175812432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Wonder what happens in the library after hours? Find out for yourself with fort building, Nintendo switch games, crafts, snacks and more.

CONTACT:
  Lia Hitz
  4175812432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Monday June 17, 2024
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
A Musical Adventure with Uke 66 (Clever, Kids)

Kick off your summer with Rick and Karen Maxson when they share the story of a lone ukulele's adventure around the world.

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

Kick off your summer with Rick and Karen Maxson when they share the story of a lone ukulele's adventure around the world.

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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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Movie Day: Wish (Nixa, Kids)

Have you ever wished upon a star? Find out how Asha's wish helps save her kingdom from Magnifico. Rated PG.

CONTACT: Youth Services  4177246100  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Have you ever wished upon a star? Find out how Asha's wish helps save her kingdom from Magnifico. Rated PG.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  4177246100
   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 played hundreds of times, there is space for you in this adventure.

CONTACT: Youth Services  4175812432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

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

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  4175812432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Tuesday June 18, 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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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Barbie Dance Party! with Princesses of the 417 (Ozark, Kids)

Hi Barbies! Wear your pinkest, danciest outfit to jam with the queen of pink herself.

Registration required. 

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-581-2432  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org
Registration will begin on Tuesday, June 4, 2024 at 9:00 AM     

Hi Barbies! Wear your pinkest, danciest outfit to jam with the queen of pink herself.

Registration required. 

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.581.2432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Registration will begin on Tuesday, June 4, 2024 at 9:00 AM     

 
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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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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Barbie Meet & Greet with Princesses of the 417 (Ozark, Kids)

Strike a pose and take a selfie with the most iconic fashionista ever!

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

Strike a pose and take a selfie with the most iconic fashionista ever!

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.581.2432
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Marriage and Money with Stephanie Hohenshell (Nixa & Google Meet, Adult)

Avoiding financial issues with your partner begins with open conversations about money. Hear helpful tips to kick-start the (sometimes difficult) dialogue with a local financial planner.

Can't make it to the branch? No problem. Join us on Google Meet: https://meet.google.com/ntw-xffk-ggx
 

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

Avoiding financial issues with your partner begins with open conversations about money. Hear helpful tips to kick-start the (sometimes difficult) dialogue with a local financial planner.

Can't make it to the branch? No problem. Join us on Google Meet: https://meet.google.com/ntw-xffk-ggx
 

CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   programs@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 magnetic tiles 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 magnetic tiles 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
A Study in Color with Tiffany Collins (Nixa, Adult)

Unleash your creativity with help from an experienced artist and curator of Lucid TLC Arts. During this series you will practice acrylic painting, color theory and paint mixing.

Funded in part by a Ghost Light Project award from the Missouri Arts Council, in partnership with the Missouri Association of Community Arts Agencies.

CONTACT: Nixa Community Branch  417-724-6100  programs@christiancountylibrary.org
Registration will begin on Tuesday, June 4, 2024 at 9:00 AM     

Unleash your creativity with help from an experienced artist and curator of Lucid TLC Arts. During this series you will practice acrylic painting, color theory and paint mixing.

Funded in part by a Ghost Light Project award from the Missouri Arts Council, in partnership with the Missouri Association of Community Arts Agencies.

CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Registration will begin on Tuesday, June 4, 2024 at 9:00 AM     

 
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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 June 19, 2024

Juneteenth

Check out the library's digital collection of ebooks, audiobooks, movies, music, and more accessible 24/7.

Juneteenth

Check out the library's digital collection of ebooks, audiobooks, movies, music, and more accessible 24/7.

Thursday June 20, 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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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Reel Reads (Sparta, Adult)

Emma and Dexter meet for the first time on graduation night. Tomorrow they must go their separate ways. Where will they be on this day next year? And the year after that? Find out in “One Day” by David Nicholls.

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

Emma and Dexter meet for the first time on graduation night. Tomorrow they must go their separate ways. Where will they be on this day next year? And the year after that? Find out in “One Day” by David Nicholls.

CONTACT:
  Sparta Community Branch 
  417.441.1400
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Window Boxes with Christian County Master Gardeners (Sparta, Adult)

Add a pop of color to your home with these stylish and handy window boxes.

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

Add a pop of color to your home with these stylish and handy window boxes.

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 June 21, 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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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ocean in a Jar (Sparta, Teens)

Landlocked this summer? Bring the sea to you with this splashy craft.

CONTACT: Youth Services  417-441-1400  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org
Registration will begin on Friday, June 7, 2024 at 9:00 AM     

Landlocked this summer? Bring the sea to you with this splashy craft.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.441.1400
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Registration will begin on Friday, June 7, 2024 at 9:00 AM     

Saturday June 22, 2024
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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
FOL Book Sale (Clever)

Score great deals on books, puzzles, board games and more — all while supporting the Friends of the Library!

$3 Bag Day all day long! 

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

Score great deals on books, puzzles, board games and more — all while supporting the Friends of the Library!

$3 Bag Day all day long! 

CONTACT:
  Clever Community Branch
  417.743.2277
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Adaptation Exploration with Dickerson Park Zoo (Sparta, Kids)

Uncover the wild science of animal traits, techniques and adaptations.

Sponsored by the Christian County Friends of the Library.

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

Uncover the wild science of animal traits, techniques and adaptations.

Sponsored by the Christian County Friends of the Library.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.441.1400
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

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

Enjoy an afternoon of competitive family fun with our wide selection of board games!

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

Enjoy an afternoon of competitive family fun with our wide selection of board games!

CONTACT:
  Ozark Community Branch 
  417.581.2432
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
D&D Adventures with Haven Games: The Joy of Extradimensional Spaces (Nixa, Adults)

A good book is able to pull you into the story—this one literally does! Will you survive the tale?

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

A good book is able to pull you into the story—this one literally does! Will you survive the tale?

CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Monday June 24, 2024
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Animals of Africa with Dickerson Park Zoo (Clever, Kids)

You don't have to fly anywhere to see these native animals of Africa.

Sponsored by the Christian County Friends of the Library.

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

You don't have to fly anywhere to see these native animals of Africa.

Sponsored by the Christian County Friends of the Library.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.441.1400
   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, June 10, 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, June 10, 2024 at 9:00 AM     

Tuesday June 25, 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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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Helmet Safety with the Christian County Ambulance District (Ozark, Kids)

Not only can helmets be a fashion statement — they also keep us safe during outdoor activities. Receive one of these life savers to take home. Supplies are limited.

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

Not only can helmets be a fashion statement — they also keep us safe during outdoor activities. Receive one of these life savers to take home. Supplies are limited.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.441.1400
   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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3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Movie Day: The Pirates! Band of Misfits (Sparta, Kids)

Ahoy! Follow a misfit pirate crew as they journey to win the coveted Pirate of the Year Award. Rated PG.

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

Ahoy! Follow a misfit pirate crew as they journey to win the coveted Pirate of the Year Award. Rated PG.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.441.1400
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
A Study in Color with Tiffany Collins (Nixa, Adult)

Unleash your creativity with help from an experienced artist and curator of Lucid TLC Arts. During this series you will practice acrylic painting, color theory and paint mixing. Funded in part by a Ghost Light Project award from the Missouri Arts Council, in partnership with the Missouri Association of Community Arts Agencies.

Register here: https://www.eventkeeper.com/code/ekform.cfm?curOrg=CHRISTIAN&curName=2024/06/18_A_Study_in_Color_with_Tiffany_Collins_(Nixa,_Adult)

This event will be held in the Storytime Room.

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

Unleash your creativity with help from an experienced artist and curator of Lucid TLC Arts. During this series you will practice acrylic painting, color theory and paint mixing. Funded in part by a Ghost Light Project award from the Missouri Arts Council, in partnership with the Missouri Association of Community Arts Agencies.

Register here: https://www.eventkeeper.com/code/ekform.cfm?curOrg=CHRISTIAN&curName=2024/06/18_A_Study_in_Color_with_Tiffany_Collins_(Nixa,_Adult)

This event will be held in the Storytime Room.

CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   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 June 26, 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)

Do robots think? Or feel emotions? You might be surprised by the answers in Martha Wells' novellas “All Systems Red" and "Artificial Condition."

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

Do robots think? Or feel emotions? You might be surprised by the answers in Martha Wells' novellas “All Systems Red" and "Artificial Condition."

CONTACT:
  Ozark Community Branch 
  417.581.2432
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Thursday June 27, 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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2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Ukulele for Beginners with Uke 66 (Sparta, All Ages)

Learn the ukulele in no time with personalized lessons by the founders of Uke 66. At the end, you'll know four chords and two songs. Funded in part by a Ghost Light Project award from the Missouri Arts Council, in partnership with the Missouri Association of Community Arts Agencies.

Suggested for grade 4 up to adult.

CONTACT: Sparta Community Branch   417-441-1400  programs@christiancountylibrary.org
Registration will begin on Thursday, June 13, 2024 at 9:00 AM     

Learn the ukulele in no time with personalized lessons by the founders of Uke 66. At the end, you'll know four chords and two songs. Funded in part by a Ghost Light Project award from the Missouri Arts Council, in partnership with the Missouri Association of Community Arts Agencies.

Suggested for grade 4 up to adult.

CONTACT:
  Sparta Community Branch 
  417.441.1400
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Registration will begin on Thursday, June 13, 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 June 28, 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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3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Matinee Friday: Twister (Clever, All Ages)

Go for a ride you'll never forget with this blast of nostalgia. Rated PG-13.

Suggested for grades 7 and up.

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

Go for a ride you'll never forget with this blast of nostalgia. Rated PG-13.

Suggested for grades 7 and up.

CONTACT:
  Clever Community Branch
  417.743.2277
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Vacation Tile Coasters (Nixa, Teens)

Unleash your artistic flair with personalized travel tile coasters.

CONTACT: Youth Services  4177246100  youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Unleash your artistic flair with personalized travel tile coasters.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  4177246100
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

Saturday June 29, 2024
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Books & Baristas Book Club (Off-Site, Adults)

In "The Adventurer's Son," Roman Dial sets out to uncover the mystery behind his son's disappearance.

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

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

In "The Adventurer's Son," Roman Dial sets out to uncover the mystery behind his son's disappearance.

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 - 11:00 AM
Mike & Nancee: Adventure on the Farm (Nixa, Kids)

Scurry, hop or gallop over to the farm for folksongs, folktales and animal tunes.

Funded in part by a Ghost Light Project award from the Missouri Arts Council, in partnership with the Missouri Association of Community Arts Agencies.

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

Scurry, hop or gallop over to the farm for folksongs, folktales and animal tunes.

Funded in part by a Ghost Light Project award from the Missouri Arts Council, in partnership with the Missouri Association of Community Arts Agencies.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  417.724.6100
   youthservices@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Let's Make a Kite (Ozark, Kids)

Let’s go flying! Build, decorate and soar your one-of-a-kind kite!

Let’s go flying! Build, decorate and soar your one-of-a-kind kite!

 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Craft Class: Bee Houses (Sparta, Adult)

Even pollinators need free-bee places to live. Provide a safe space with these special homes.

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

Even pollinators need free-bee places to live. Provide a safe space with these special homes.

CONTACT:
  Sparta Community Branch 
  417.441.1400
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
D&D Adventures with Haven Games: Lost Mine of Phandelver (Nixa, Adults)

A shadowy letter from a trusted friend tells of riches that lie in a lost mine.

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

A shadowy letter from a trusted friend tells of riches that lie in a lost mine.

CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

 
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2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Dungeon Master 101 with Troy from I Want to be a GM (Nixa, Adult)

Discover the steps to create your own exciting D&D adventure with guidance from an experienced Dungeon Master in this ongoing workshop.

CONTACT: Nixa Community Branch  417-724-6100  programs@christiancountylibrary.org
Registration will begin on Saturday, June 1, 2024 at 9:00 AM     

Discover the steps to create your own exciting D&D adventure with guidance from an experienced Dungeon Master in this ongoing workshop.

CONTACT:
  Nixa Community Branch
  417.724.6100
   programs@christiancountylibrary.org

Registration will begin on Saturday, June 1, 2024 at 9:00 AM     

Monday July 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

Tuesday July 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

Wednesday July 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@christiancountylib