Sip a warm beverage (coffee, tea, and cocoa will be available) and script stories, novels, and poems! This program will be weekly starting November 5 to celebrate National Novel Writing Month. Pens and notebooks will be provided but if you prefer writing with a computer you should bring your own device.
Join Ms. Elizabeth on the second Saturday of the month for STEAM Saturday! Each month we will do a project or activity that emphasizes one of the steam components: Science Technology Engineering Art Math. For Grades K-8 This month we will be having Physics Fun! We’ll explore physics concepts such as air resistance, inertia, and mass while having fun with Hot Wheels.
Come join the Open Book Paranormal Group, where we will offer a chance to explore the unknown! We will discuss a wide range of topics from ghosts and hauntings to ETs and UFOs! Thursday, November 7 at 6 PM we will be discussing ghost encounters. Thursday, December 12 at 6 PM we will be discussing […]
Join Detective Pearl and Detective Schweder from the St. Joseph Police Department as they walk us through their methodology for solving a local crime. You’ll hear all the details…the evidence, the equipment used to crack the case, the detective skills needed. We’re going to blow this thing wide open and the bad guys won’t know […]
Parents of 1 – 4 year-olds are invited to join us at the Downtown Children’s Library for five fun and educational sessions on Tuesday evenings in September and October presented by CAP Head Start in conjunction with the Family Place Libraries. Each session lasts about an hour. Children will be able to play with educational […]
The Junior Builder’s Club is for children ages 6-12 who are interested in learning more about engineering, construction, tools, and making fun stuff. Join us for this exciting new series the third Saturday of each month! Saturday, November 16 @ 11 AM, we will be building a mini fort! Sign up here.
Here’s how to become a member: Read a Truman or Gateway nominee from any of the SJPL branches Fill out this form with your information and select the book(s) you’ve finished. Each time you’ve read a new Truman or Gateway title, fill out the form again. We’ll keep track and contact you when you’ve earned a prize. […]
Celebrate “Talk Like a Pirate Day” by joining us on a literary adventure! How does Pirate Jack prepare for a day on the high seas? By dressing “with every color, right on cue…t’ join me motley crew.” Join us as we read Pirate Jack Gets Dressed by Nancy Raines Day and illustrated by Allison Black […]
September 25th–it’s National Comic Book Day! Create your own superhero by picking a name, creating a mask, making a pom-pom shooter and challenging yourself to our SuperHero obstacle course. Most enjoyed by ages 4-9, but all ages are welcome. Register to let us know to expect you, but feel free to just drop in as […]