Date: Thursday, February 9
Time: 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Location: Washington Park Library
Room: Storytime Room (Washington Park)
Program Type: Movies
Ages: All Ages

Description:

We will be playing the movie Gnomeo & Juliet (2011) 1 hour and 24 minutes, G.

 

Bring a drink and we’ll hand out the free, fresh popped popcorn!

 

For questions, visit the Washington Park Library or call 816-232-2052.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Date: Monday, February 13
Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: East Hills Library
Room: The Theater
Program Type: Movies
Ages: Children, All Ages

Description:

Join us for Family Movie Night to see "Happiness is a Warm Blanket, Charlie Brown" in a theater setting. Linus points out that everyone has their own type of "security blanket" and in life a little security is a valuable thing. Feel free to bring your own 'Lovey' or 'secruity item.' 

Running Time: 60 minutes

Rating: G

All ages are welcome. You are welcome to bring a drink with lid and your own snacks. 

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Date: Tuesday, February 14
Time: 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Washington Park Library
Room:
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Ages: Baby - Pre-K, Children, Teens

Description:

Come to Washington Park Library for and pick up a craft for Tricky Tuesday!

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Date: Tuesday, February 14
Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: East Hills Library
Room: The Theater
Program Type: Movies
Ages: All Ages

Description:

Our weekly movie event is hosted by professional movie critic Bob Shultz. This week’s movie is Ticket to Paradise (2022) 102 minutes, PG-13.


Hard of hearing? We have t-coil looping technology installed in the theater for hearing aids. Thank you to the Sertoma Club of St. Joseph for providing this state-of-the-art technology in the theater!

Bring a drink and we’ll hand out the free, fresh popped popcorn! For questions, visit the East Hills Library or call 236-2136.

Thank you to the Friends of the St. Joseph Public Library for underwriting support of this program.

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Date: Wednesday, February 15
Time: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Location: Carnegie Library
Room:
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Ages: All Ages

Description:

Featuring fun crafts that maybe wacky for the time of year. Available every Wednesday. While supplies last.

 

Not recommended for children under 3.

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Date: Wednesday, February 15
Time: 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Location: East Hills Library
Room: The Theater
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Games/Gaming
Ages: All Ages

Description:

Come enjoy Pokémon themed crafts and activities! All supplies are provided. Bring your handheld games, cards, and art to share, battle, and trade with other Pokémon fans! All ages welcome. Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

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Date: Wednesday, February 15
Time: 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Downtown Library
Room: Board Room
Program Type: Games/Gaming
Ages: Teens

Description:

Come chill out at the Downtown library with some snacks, some friends, and some fun games. Attendees can pick which games they want to play from these options: Super Smash Bros, Mario Kart, Mario Party Superstars, or Pico Park. 

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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, February 16
Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Location: Downtown Library
Room: Board Room
Program Type: Miscellaneous
Ages: All Ages

Description:

Monthly meeting of the St. Joseph Public Library Board of Trustees.  The meeting is open to the public and all are invited to attend.

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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: Friday, February 17
Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: East Hills Library
Room:
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Games/Gaming, Miscellaneous, Movies
Ages: Teens

Description:

Do hearts and the color pink make you nauseous? Do you think Cupid is stupid? If you don't fall for this over-rated Hallmark holiday, do we have the party for you!

Join us for our Teen After Hours- Anti-Valentine's Day Party! We will make black duct tape roses, put together Emergency Break-Up kits, take our frustrations out on a heart piniata and more! 

Registration required. Must be 12-17 years old to attend. 

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Date: Saturday, February 18
Time: 12:00am - 12:00am
Location: East Hills Library
Room:
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Ages: Children, Teens

Description:

Help us celebrate both "Youth Art Month (TM)" and "National Reading Month" with our Second Annual Mini Canvas Art Contest! The theme will be "Reading" and the contest will run through the month of March. Pick up a mini canvas at the East Hills Library from Feb. 18-26, while supplies last. Then create your artwork at the library at STEAM Saturday, or take it home to create there. Be sure to return it with a label by 9 p.m. on Feb. 27th. Art can be painting, drawing, mixed media, photography, etc. as long as it fits on the canvas, and is your original work. 

Contest is for grades K-12. 

For specifics on the contest, please see the March Calendar

 

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Date: Saturday, February 18
Time: 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: Downtown Library
Room: Board Room
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Ages: Teens, Adults

Description:

Looking for a fun way to exercise and work out some frustrations? Pound classes are the perfect answer. Using drumsticks while you do aerobics, you won't even notice that it's exercise. You'll be having too much fun! Jamie Davis will lead a session that meets everyone where they are so you can get the most out of it, ending with gentle yoga. Dress comfortably and bring a mat, if you have one.

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Date: Tuesday, February 21
Time: 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Washington Park Library
Room:
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Ages: Baby - Pre-K, Children, Teens

Description:

Come to Washington Park Library for and pick up a craft for Tricky Tuesday!

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Date: Tuesday, February 21
Time: 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Downtown Library
Room: Owen Meeting Room
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Health & Wellness
Ages: Teens

Description:

Want to learn how to make tasty meals for yourself at home? This is a good first step into culinary creation. In this series we will show you the basics of how to cook, and the best part? You get to chow down on whatever you make afterwards. 

On this day of Cook it and Book it we will be making everything for biscuits and gravy! 

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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.

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

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


Date: Tuesday, February 21
Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: East Hills Library
Room: The Theater
Program Type: Movies
Ages: All Ages

Description:

Our weekly movie event is hosted by professional movie critic Bob Shultz. This week’s movie is Amsterdam (2022) 134 minutes, R.


Hard of hearing? We have t-coil looping technology installed in the theater for hearing aids. Thank you to the Sertoma Club of St. Joseph for providing this state-of-the-art technology in the theater!

Bring a drink and we’ll hand out the free, fresh popped popcorn! For questions, visit the East Hills Library or call 236-2136.

Thank you to the Friends of the St. Joseph Public Library for underwriting support of this program.

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Date: Wednesday, February 22
Time: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Location: Carnegie Library
Room:
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Ages: All Ages

Description:

Featuring fun crafts that maybe wacky for the time of year. Available every Wednesday. While supplies last.

 

Not recommended for children under 3.

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Date: Thursday, February 23
Time: 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Location: Downtown Library
Room: Owen Meeting Room
Program Type: Lectures/Speakers, Local History/Genealogy, Miscellaneous
Ages: Teens, Adults

Description:

This Valentine's Day season, let's celebrate the joys of being single, or at least not being murdered by a suitor. Jen will tell you the story of the couple appropriately coined the Lonely Hearts Killers.  

 

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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: Monday, February 27
Time: 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Downtown Library
Room:
Program Type: Book Clubs/Authors
Ages: Children, Teens

Description:

Is your child the next great author of their generation? Come and join our group to grow as a writer and share ideas with others. The workshop will captivate your child's imagination and supply instruction to help mold them into a stronger writer.   

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Date: Tuesday, February 28
Time: 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Downtown Library
Room: Owen Meeting Room
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Ages: Teens

Description:

Come make these cool tactical bracelets with us at the Downtown Library!  Slip your bracelet on your wrist for your next camping trip, and you’ll quickly forget it’s there. That is, until you need this versatile little bracelet for something. The best part is the fact that you made it yourself!

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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: Tuesday, February 28
Time: 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Washington Park Library
Room:
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Ages: Baby - Pre-K, Children, Teens

Description:

Come to Washington Park Library for and pick up a craft for Tricky Tuesday!

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Date: Tuesday, February 28
Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: East Hills Library
Room: The Theater
Program Type: Movies
Ages: All Ages

Description:

Our weekly movie event is hosted by professional movie critic Bob Shultz. This week’s movie is Till (2022) 130 minutes, PG-13.


Hard of hearing? We have t-coil looping technology installed in the theater for hearing aids. Thank you to the Sertoma Club of St. Joseph for providing this state-of-the-art technology in the theater!

Bring a drink and we’ll hand out the free, fresh popped popcorn! For questions, visit the East Hills Library or call 236-2136.

Thank you to the Friends of the St. Joseph Public Library for underwriting support of this program.

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Date: Wednesday, March 1
Time: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Location: East Hills Library
Room:
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Ages: Children, Teens, All Ages

Description:

Help us celebrate both "Youth Art Month (TM)" and "National Reading Month" with our Second Annual Mini Canvas Art Contest! The theme is "Reading" and the contest is for grades K-12. The mini canvas art works will be on display at the East Hills Library throughout the month of March. The public is invited to vote for their favorite piece in each age category, so tell your friends and family! There will also be professional artist guest judges. 

Award ceremony will be on April 6th at 6 p.m. (attendance not required).

For more information, please call the East Hills Children's Department at 816-236-1424.

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Date: Wednesday, March 1
Time: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Location: Carnegie Library
Room:
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Ages: All Ages

Description:

Featuring fun crafts that maybe wacky for the time of year. Available every Wednesday. While supplies last.

 

Not recommended for children under 3.

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Date: Thursday, March 2
Time: 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Location: Washington Park Library
Room: Storytime Room (Washington Park)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Ages: All Ages

Description:

Come to Washington Park for craft night that has a St. Patrick's Day theme!

You are welcomed to bring something you have been working on OR we will have crafts you can work on.

If you have any questions, please contact Amanda at (816) 232-2052. 

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Date: Saturday, March 4
Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm
Location: East Hills Library
Room: Storytime Room (East Hills)
Program Type: Early Literacy
Ages: Children, All Ages

Description:

The Book Buddies Pony Express Therapy Dogs, in partnership with the East Hills Library, are offering children a way to improve their reading skills in a unique and fun environment. This program utilizes therapy dogs as the listeners for children of all ages and reading levels.  Drop in anytime during this 2 hour session.

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Date: Saturday, March 4
Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: Carnegie Library
Room:
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Ages: All Ages

Description:

Join us any time between 1pm - 3pm as we celebrate St. Patrick's Day kids style with multiple crafts.

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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: Tuesday, March 7
Time: 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Washington Park Library
Room:
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Ages: Baby - Pre-K, Children, Teens

Description:

Come to Washington Park Library for and pick up a craft for Tricky Tuesday!

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Date: Tuesday, March 7
Time: 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Location: East Hills Library
Room: The Theater
Program Type: Movies
Ages: All Ages

Description:

Our weekly movie event is hosted by professional movie critic Bob Shultz. This week’s movie is Nobody (2021) 92 minutes, R.


Hard of hearing? We have t-coil looping technology installed in the theater for hearing aids. Thank you to the Sertoma Club of St. Joseph for providing this state-of-the-art technology in the theater!

Bring a drink and we’ll hand out the free, fresh popped popcorn! For questions, visit the East Hills Library or call 236-2136.

Thank you to the Friends of the St. Joseph Public Library for underwriting support of this program.

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Date: Wednesday, March 8
Time: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Location: Carnegie Library
Room:
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Ages: All Ages

Description:

Featuring fun crafts that maybe wacky for the time of year. Available every Wednesday. While supplies last.

 

Not recommended for children under 3.

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