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Date: Friday, October 1
Time: 12:00am - 12:00am
Location: Virtual Branch
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Program Type: Miscellaneous
Ages: Baby - Pre-K, Children

Description:

If you miss us as much as we miss you, here is your chance to see your favorite library friends through Book-A-Librarian!

Ms. Jess from the East Hills Library and Ms. Misty from the Downtown Library will be hosting one-on-one Zoom visits upon request with local library families.

During your personalized session, children can read to their librarian, hear a story, talk about new and exciting things, introduce their pets-- whatever boost YOUR family could use during these unprecedented times.

Once we receive your family's registration request, we will call you to set up an appointment and discuss the details.

Use the form below to Book-A-Librarian today, space is limited!

 

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Date: Friday, October 15
Time: 11:00am - 7:00pm
Location: Off Site
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Program Type: Community Events
Ages: All Ages

Description:

The Friends of the St. Joseph Public Library Fall Book Sale will be at the East Hills Shopping Center (by the Carousel). Over 20,000 books, DVDs and CDs for all ages. Hardback books are $2, Paperback books, DVDs and CDs are $1. Cash, check and credit accepted.
SALE HOURS:
October 14 - 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Friends Members Only Preview Sale.
October 14 - 3 p.m. - 7 p.m.
October 15 - 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
October 16 - 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
October 17 - Noon - 5 p.m. (1/2 Price Day)
October 18 - 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. ($3 Bag and $6 Box Sale)

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Date: Saturday, October 16
Time: 11:00am - 7:00pm
Location: Off Site
Room:
Program Type: Community Events
Ages: All Ages

Description:

The Friends of the St. Joseph Public Library Fall Book Sale will be at the East Hills Shopping Center (by the Carousel). Over 20,000 books, DVDs and CDs for all ages. Hardback books are $2, Paperback books, DVDs and CDs are $1. Cash, check and credit accepted.
SALE HOURS:
October 14 - 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Friends Members Only Preview Sale.
October 14 - 3 p.m. - 7 p.m.
October 15 - 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
October 16 - 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
October 17 - Noon - 5 p.m. (1/2 Price Day)
October 18 - 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. ($3 Bag and $6 Box Sale)

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Date: Sunday, October 17
Time: 10:00am - 10:30am
Location: Virtual Branch
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Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Miscellaneous, STEAM
Ages: Children

Description:

Checkers TV is a weekly educational entertainment program featuring Checkers the Inventor, his robot sidekick, Snoozer, and a variety of special visitors!

Each weekly episode also includes segments featuring storytelling, author interviews, art projects, science experiments, interactive games, contests, comedy, magic, and exciting short films that will have children on the edge of their seats.

Watch, make, and read using the resources on our Checkers TV webpage: sjpl.lib.mo.us/ctv

All four branches of the St. Joseph Public Library have free print outs and supplies available for the crafts and activities featured in Checkers TV. Materials available while supplies last. 

For direct video access, visit the St. Joseph Public Library’s Checkers TV Playlist.

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Date: Sunday, October 17
Time: 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Off Site
Room:
Program Type: Community Events
Ages: All Ages

Description:

Everything is 1/2 Price on October 17!  

The Friends of the St. Joseph Public Library Fall Book Sale will be at the East Hills Shopping Center (by the Carousel). Over 20,000 books, DVDs and CDs for all ages. Hardback books are $2, Paperback books, DVDs and CDs are $1. Cash, check and credit accepted.
SALE HOURS:
October 14 - 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Friends Members Only Preview Sale.
October 14 - 3 p.m. - 7 p.m.
October 15 - 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
October 16 - 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
October 17 - Noon - 5 p.m. (1/2 Price Day)
October 18 - 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. ($3 Bag and $6 Box Sale)

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Date: Monday, October 18
Time: 12:00am - 12:00am
Location: Downtown Library
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Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Ages: Adults

Description:

Deep into that darkness peering, long I stood there wondering, fearing, Doubting, dreaming dreams no mortal ever dared to dream before; A paper raven mine to fold; And skill to fold them ever more.

The Downtown Library will provide you with beautiful papers and instructions to fold your own Raven origami. Additionally, you can view the video tutorial on our YouTube channel. Video will be available October 18. Visit the library while supplies last or call us to reserve a kit to pick up curbside! 816-232-7729

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Date: Monday, October 18
Time: 11:00am - 7:00pm
Location: Off Site
Room:
Program Type: Community Events
Ages: All Ages

Description:

Bag ($3) and Box ($6) Sale Day is October 18!

The Friends of the St. Joseph Public Library Fall Book Sale will be at the East Hills Shopping Center (by the Carousel). Over 20,000 books, DVDs and CDs for all ages. Hardback books are $2, Paperback books, DVDs and CDs are $1. Cash, check and credit accepted.
SALE HOURS:
October 14 - 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Friends Members Only Preview Sale.
October 14 - 3 p.m. - 7 p.m.
October 15 - 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
October 16 - 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
October 17 - Noon - 5 p.m. (1/2 Price Day)
October 18 - 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. ($3 Bag and $6 Box Sale)

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