Upcoming Events

Ongoing Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Millennials" group.

Osage Branch Outdoor Gentle Yoga

5:15pm - 5:45pm
Educational/Instructional, Osage County Events
Library Branch: Osage County Library
Room: Osage Branch Outdoor Area
Age Group: Adults, Teens, Millennials
Program Type: Educational/Instructional, Osage County Events
Description:
Come join us for gentle Yoga on the grass of the Osage County Branch lawn.  All shapes, sizes, and abilities are welcome. The library has some yoga mats available for use, but if possible, please bring your own mat, water bottle & towel...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Millennials" group.

Poetry Night: The Voice Within Us

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Community Events
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: Mark Twain Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens, Millennials
Program Type: Community Events
Description:
An informal group for poetry lovers. Participants are encouraged to bring in their favorite poem or poems to read aloud, followed by group discussion. Participants are also encouraged to bring poetry they have written themselves to read aloud. Poetry...

Disclaimer(s)

Masks will be required for everyone attending this program. The library will continue to monitor the Covid-19 situation and may make changes regarding in-person programming. 

This event is in the "Kids" group.

People You Should Know: Picture Book Biography

10:30am - 10:45am
Storytimes, Virtual Program
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes, Virtual Program
Description:
Join us for a new story reading series where we highlight picture book biographies on interesting people. Visit our Facebook group each Thursday to watch the reading of a new featured biography. https://www.facebook.com/groups/mrrlkids/ ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Take & Make Crafts: Coronavirus Piñata

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Crafts, Special Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Special Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Description:
Take your frustration with this never-ending pandemic out on your own handmade Coronavirus Piñata. We'll provide you with the materials and instructions you'll need to create your viral masterpiece. The destruction is up to you. Register today and te...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Millennials" group.

Capital READ Author Talk

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Authors/Performers, Virtual Program
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults, Teens, Millennials
Program Type: Authors/Performers, Virtual Program
Description:
This program features Elise Hooper, author of Fast Girls: A Novel of the 1936 Women's Olympic Team, in a special presentation for the 2020 Capital READ. In her book, Hooper tells the compelling stories of three trail-blazing women track stars--Betty ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Outdoor Story Time (Weather Permitting)

10:30am - 11:00am
Osage County Events, Storytimes
Library Branch: Osage County Library
Room: Osage Branch Outdoor Area
Age Group: Kids, Family
Program Type: Osage County Events, Storytimes
Description:
Bundle up and join us outside for stories, songs and story time fun! Recommended for preschool ages. No reservations needed. Outdoor Location Weather permitting.   ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Virtual Rhyme Time

10:30am - 11:00am
Storytimes
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
Description:

A special time for babies and their caregivers featuring music, movement and socialization. For children 2 and under, and their caregivers. No reservations needed.

A special time for babies and their caregivers. We may not be able to meet in the same room, but that doesn't mean we can't enjoy stories, music and movement together! A new Rhyme Time posted on the first and third weeks of the month. Join in the fun...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

First Friday Film: Clemency

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Movies
Registration
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Movies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
Winner of the 2019 Dramatic Grand Jury Prize at Sundance and called a masterwork by critics, this film offers an Oscar-worthy performance by Alfre Woodward. She portrays a prison warden who has been drifting away from her husband while dutifully carr...

Disclaimer(s)

Masks will be required for everyone attending this program. The library will continue to monitor the Covid-19 situation and may make changes regarding in-person programming. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Technology Instruction (Virtual or Socially Distanced)

9:00am - 12:00pm
Computer Classes, Educational/Instructional, Osage County Events
Library Branch: Osage County Library
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Computer Classes, Educational/Instructional, Osage County Events
Description:
Are you interested in learning how to better navigate the internet, become comfortable with computers or learn how to use a software program? Technology instruction is available through the library with an information technology specialist.  Res...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual DIY Homesteading

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Educational/Instructional
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Educational/Instructional
Description:
Have you ever been interested in homesteading? Do you want to reduce the amount of chemicals in your home and food? Are you trying to go plastic free? Join us each month for a hands-on (virtual!) class where we'll learn how to DIY ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Virtual Bedtime Stories

7:00pm - 7:30pm
Storytimes, Virtual Program
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes, Virtual Program
Description:
Virtual bedtime stories for young ones. Visit our virtual event Facebook group to hear new stories read each week! https://www.facebook.com/groups/mrrlkids ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Millennials" group.

LU-MRRL Lecture Series: The 2020 Presidential Election: A Postmortem

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Educational/Instructional, Lectures
Registration
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Adults, Millennials
Program Type: Educational/Instructional, Lectures
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
Come discuss what may be the most important election of our lifetime, and what it means for the present and future of America. Did Joe Biden unseat Trump to make him a one-term president, or did Trump get a renewed mandate to "Make America Great Agai...

Disclaimer(s)

Masks will be required for everyone attending this program. The library will continue to monitor the Covid-19 situation and may make changes regarding in-person programming. 

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Virtual Preschool Story Time

10:30am - 11:00am
Storytimes, Virtual Program
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes, Virtual Program
Description:
We may not be able to meet in the same room, but that doesn't mean we can't enjoy stories together! Watch a new story time each week. Join in the fun on Facebook. https://www.facebook.com/groups/mrrlkids This program is prerecorded so fe...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Virtual Novel Ideas

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Book Clubs
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Description:
Novel Ideas is our 6-8th grade book group. We are meeting virtually for the foreseeable future. Our book for November is Verify by Joelle Charbonneau. It's available via Hoopla, but if you are in need of a physical copy, please contact Courtney at wa...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

People You Should Know: Picture Book Biography

10:30am - 10:45am
Storytimes, Virtual Program
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes, Virtual Program
Description:
Join us for a new story reading series where we highlight picture book biographies on interesting people. Visit our Facebook group each Thursday to watch the reading of a new featured biography. https://www.facebook.com/groups/mrrlkids/ ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Tumblr (Virtual)

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Computer Classes, Educational/Instructional, Osage County Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Computer Classes, Educational/Instructional, Osage County Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
Learn about a popular social media.  A link will be sent before class to your email after you register. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Kids STEAM Night: Tin Can Robots

5:30pm - 6:30pm
Crafts
Registration
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
Ages 8-12. Registration required and limited to 12 spots. Create a robot friend craft with a tin can base and a variety of nuts, bolts, and other items attached with glue guns. This is not a motorized craft, but we will have small vibrating moto...

Disclaimer(s)

Masks will be required for everyone attending this program. The library will continue to monitor the Covid-19 situation and may make changes regarding in-person programming. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Millennials" group.

Virtual Dungeons & Dragons

6:00pm - 8:30pm
Gaming/Games, Virtual Program
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults, Teens, Millennials
Program Type: Gaming/Games, Virtual Program
Description:
Are you an adventurer at heart? Play Dungeons & Dragons with us online! You might stomp your way through an army of orcs, or go on a noble quest to rescue a whole town. You decide! (This program will be virtual for the foreseeable future. Please ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Millennials" group.

The New Ozarks Literary Renaissance

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Authors/Performers, Educational/Instructional, Virtual Program
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults, Millennials
Program Type: Authors/Performers, Educational/Instructional, Virtual Program
Description:
Author and blogger Steve Wiegenstein has been involved with the literature of the Ozarks since the late 1970s, when he co-founded Ozark Review magazine while working as a newspaper reporter in his home area. Since then, he has taught at colleges and ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

How to Sensory Play: Touch Time

10:30am - 11:00am
Educational/Instructional, Virtual Program
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Educational/Instructional, Virtual Program
Description:
A how-to guide for combining everyday items to create touch sensory play activities. Miss Donna will share several ideas in a special video presentation, available starting Friday, November 13. https://www.facebook.com/groups/mrrlkids...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Outdoor Story Time (Weather Permitting)

10:30am - 11:00am
Osage County Events, Storytimes
Library Branch: Osage County Library
Room: Osage Branch Outdoor Area
Age Group: Kids, Family
Program Type: Osage County Events, Storytimes
Description:
Bundle up and join us outside for stories, songs and story time fun! Recommended for preschool ages. No reservations needed. Outdoor Location Weather permitting.   ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Millennials" group.

F.O.C.L. NOVEMBER BOOK SALE- SIGN UP REQUIRED

9:00am - 12:30pm
Osage County Events, Special Events
Library Branch: Osage County Library
Age Group: Everyone, Adults, Kids, Teens, Family, Millennials
Program Type: Osage County Events, Special Events
Description:
The Friends of the Osage County Library invite you to sign-up to come shop for used books, DVDs, games and more.  Following Health Department recommendations, we are currently monitoring the number of patrons in the FOCL Book Sale area at one ...

Disclaimer(s)

Masks will be required for everyone attending this program. The library will continue to monitor the Covid-19 situation and may make changes regarding in-person programming. 

This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Crafts
Description:
For ages 5-11 No registration needed. Turn a pine cone into a colorful painted turkey friend. Kits will be available at the Children's circulation desk starting Monday, November 16. Come on in while supplies last! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Technology Instruction (Virtual or Socially Distanced)

9:00am - 12:00pm
Computer Classes, Educational/Instructional, Osage County Events
Library Branch: Osage County Library
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Computer Classes, Educational/Instructional, Osage County Events
Description:
Are you interested in learning how to better navigate the internet, become comfortable with computers or learn how to use a software program? Technology instruction is available through the library with an information technology specialist.  Res...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Osage Kids Book Club

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Book Clubs, Osage County Events
Registration
Library Branch: Osage County Library
Room: Osage County Branch Art Gallery
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Book Clubs, Osage County Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Description:
November’s book selection is The Night Diary by Veera Hiranandani, and is one of the Mark Twain Award Nominees for 2020-2021.  The first 5 participants can pick up a free copy of the book at the library.  Read the book and then come talk it...