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Date: Sunday, October 2
Time: 12:00am - 12:00am
Location: East Hills Library
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Program Type: Community Events
Ages: All Ages

Description:

Kick start the season of giving with East Hills Library! 

Donate new or gently-used winter clothing to East Hills Library during the week of October 2-October 8. 
Any donations received during this time will receive a $2 gift certificate to use at our Fall Booksale!*

Items needed are new or gently-used winter coats/jackets, hats, gloves, scarves, etc. 

*Gift certificate valid October 13-17, 2022 only. One coupon per person. 

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Date: Sunday, October 2
Time: 11:00am - 5:00pm
Location: East Hills Library
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Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Ages: Teens

Description:

Celebrate TeenTober at East Hills! 

Drop in all week to help complete a literary-themed jigsaw puzzle! 

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Date: Thursday, October 6
Time: 10:30am - 11:30am
Location: Downtown Library
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Program Type: Storytimes
Ages: Baby - Pre-K

Description:

Join us weekly at the Downtown Library for storytime!  We'll read, sing, and play!  

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Date: Thursday, October 6
Time: 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: East Hills Library
Room: The Theater
Program Type: Community Events
Ages: All Ages

Description:

SJPL is developing a long range plan and we want to hear from you.  We are holding two community meetings today.  One at 3 pm at the East Hills Library and one at 6 pm at the Downtown Library.  

We hope you will join us for one of the sessions.

For questions, please contact Library Director, Mary Beth Revels, at mrevels@sjpl.lib.mo.us or 816-232-4038.

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The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.


Date: Thursday, October 6
Time: 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: Washington Park Library
Room: Club Room
Program Type: Book Clubs/Authors
Ages: Adults

Description:

BYOB: Bring your own books! If you like to talk about books you are reading, join us at Washington Park on the first Thursday of each month at 3:00 for an informal discussion about what you have been reading. Diana will conduct a show and tell about new and exciting books in the library that you can check out.

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The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.


Date: Thursday, October 6
Time: 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Location: Downtown Library
Room: Board Room
Program Type: Community Events
Ages: All Ages

Description:

SJPL is developing a long range plan and we want to hear from you.  We are holding two community meetings today.  One at 3 pm at the East Hills Library and one at 6 pm at the Downtown Library.  

We hope you will join us for one of the sessions.

For questions, please contact Library Director, Mary Beth Revels, at mrevels@sjpl.lib.mo.us or 816-232-4038.

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Disclaimer(s):
The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.


Date: Thursday, October 6
Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: East Hills Library
Room: The Theater
Program Type: Community Events, Lectures/Speakers
Ages: All Ages

Description:

Do you have a student with dyslexia?  Have you ever wondered what that might feel like? Experience what it is like to have dyslexia during this simulation presented by Jamie Davis, Certified Academic Language Therapist and National Board Certified Teacher in the area of literacy.  

Registration is required for this session.

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The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.


Date: Friday, October 7
Time: 9:30am - 10:00am
Location: East Hills Library
Room: Storytime Room (East Hills)
Program Type: Early Literacy, Storytimes
Ages: Baby - Pre-K

Description:

Join Ms. Misty for bounces, books, songs & more early literacy fun for our newest readers. For babies birth to 18 months and their caregivers. Approximate running time is 20 minutes.

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This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Children 8 and under must always be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.


Date: Friday, October 7
Time: 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Downtown Library
Room: Owen Meeting Room
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Ages: Teens

Description:

Join us for an afternoon of crafting at the Downtown Library! If you love Halloween, you will love making these spooky Jack O’ Lantern candles.

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This program involves paint or other materials that can be messy. Please wear clothing that is okay to get stained.


Date: Saturday, October 8
Time: 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: East Hills Library
Room: Conference Room
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Miscellaneous
Ages: Children

Description:

Join yoga instructor, Jamie Davis for a morning of fun and yoga for kids ages 5-12.  Bring a yoga mat if you have one!

Registration is required.  Space is limited.

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Date: Saturday, October 8
Time: 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Off Site
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Program Type: Book Clubs/Authors
Ages: Adults

Description:

Book Club sponsored by the Friends of the Library. For adults that enjoy reading a mix of adult and young adult books. Hosted by Carnegie Librarian Jenny Ellis.

October's book is Death by Bubble Tea by Jennifer J. Chow.

Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/afternoonteabookclub

 

 

 

 

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