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.

Yoga in the park or upstairs.

9:00am - 10:00am
Educational/Instructional
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Park
Age Group: Adults, Teens, Millennials
Program Type: Educational/Instructional
Description:
Rejuvenate your mind and body. All shapes, sizes and abilities are welcome. Bring a mat (or towel) to class if you have one, but these are not required. Drop-ins welcome. No charge – library program. Masks required until class begins and after class ...

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 "Kids" group.

Kids STEAM Night: Snap Circuits

5:30pm - 6:30pm
Educational/Instructional
Registration
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery East
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Educational/Instructional
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Ages 8-12. Registration required and limited to 12 spots. Create an electronic alarm, power a helicopter blade, or design other simple electronics using kits. This is an indoor event, and so masks are required for those 10 and older. ...

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 "Millennials" group.

Playing Like a Girl: Title IX and Equality for Athletes

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Educational/Instructional, Lectures, Virtual Program
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Age Group: Adults, Millennials
Program Type: Educational/Instructional, Lectures, Virtual Program
Description:
Title IX legislation, passed as part of the 1972 Education Amendments, helps protect against gender-based discrimination in educational programming that receives financial assistance. Although Title IX protects against discrimination in many differen...
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.

MRRL/American Red Cross Blood Drive

10:30am - 4:00pm
Special Events
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Everyone, Adults
Program Type: Special Events
Description:
Reservations required at https://www.redcrossblood.org/give.html/drive-results?zipSponsor=JeffersonCitycommunity.  ...

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.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Trick or Treat @ the Library!

9:00am - 1:00pm
Osage County Events, Special Events
Library Branch: Osage County Library
Room: Osage Branch Outdoor Area
Age Group: Kids, Family
Program Type: Osage County Events, Special Events
Description:
  Kids are welcome to stop by the library's front porch and trick or treat for a FREE BOOK and treats! Parents, bring your cameras for a photo backdrop opportunity on display.  For kids of all ages.  No reservations needed. &...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Crafts
Description:
For ages 6-11. A STEAM craft kit/activity featuring a cork "bot." The challenge is on to create a balancing bot that can rotate without falling over- made from wooden skewers, a toothpick, a cork, and balls of clay. Kits will be available at the Chil...
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.

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 "Teens" group.

Virtual Pizza & Pages

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Book Clubs
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
Pizza & Pages is our 9-12th grade book group. We will be meeting virtually via Zoom for the foreseeable future. November's book will be Internment by Samira Ahmed. Copies are available to pick up in the children's department. If you're located in...
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 "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Millennials" group.

Virtual Knitting and Crocheting @ the Library

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Crafts, Educational/Instructional
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: Truman Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens, Millennials
Program Type: Crafts, Educational/Instructional
Description:

Come knit or crochet! We provide basic lessons and yarn, but you need to bring your own knitting needles or crochet hook. Ages: 12 and up (teens & adults).

Knitting and Crocheting @ MRRL will be taking place virtually via Jitsi.  https://meet.jit.si/IncorrectFridgesCheerNOT   ...

IT Website Committee

9:00am - 10:00am
Library Meetings
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: Mark Twain Room
Program Type: Library Meetings

Reference Committee

10:00am - 11:00am
Library Meetings
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: Mark Twain Room
Program Type: Library Meetings
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Family Story Time

10:30am - 11:00am
Storytimes
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Kids, Family
Program Type: Storytimes
Description:
All ages. No reservations needed. Stories and music for families. Weather permitting, this will be held outdoors. Otherwise, space will be limited to 25 participants, and masks will be required for those ten and older. For those not able to attend, a...

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 "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Family Story Time

11:00am - 11:30am
Crafts, Storytimes
Library Branch: Missouri River Regional Library
Room: MRRL Art Gallery
Age Group: Everyone, Kids, Family
Program Type: Crafts, Storytimes
Description:
All ages. No reservations needed. Stories and music for families. Weather permitting, this will be held outdoors. Otherwise, space will be limited to 25 participants, and masks will be required for those ten and older. A take-and-make craft will be a...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Virtual SAGA

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Library Meetings, Special Events
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Library Meetings, Special Events
Description:
SAGA is a teen-led group dedicated to discussing matters of importance to LGBTQ+ teens in a supportive, confidential environment. Allies are also welcome! SAGA will be meeting virtually via Zoom for the foreseeable future. Email watersc@mrrl.org...
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...