All Library branches will be closed and the Mobile Library will not make its regularly scheduled stops on Monday, May 29, for Memorial Day.

The Park Central, Republic, Strafford, and Willard branch libraries will not have phone service on Tuesday, May 23, due to maintentance. Please call (417) 882-0714 for assistance.

LIBRARY PROGRAMS IN JANUARY

Thursday, January 12, 2017

  • Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - ReImagine Library Art at the Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library
    noon in the community room for adults.
    Meet Gabe Bloodworth of Springfield Hot Glass and learn how he designed and created the library’s two custom mobiles, "Contemplation" at the entrance, and "Memories" in the Children’s Department.

Sunday, January 15, 2017

  • Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library - ReCover the Classics at the Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library
    2:30-4:30 p.m. in the community room for all ages.
    The band Geezer will revive favorites from the 60s-80s in a celebration concert. Geezer members define themselves as "Not Young, Not Old, Somewhere In Between," playing a mix of classic rock with a major emphasis on blended harmonies.

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

  • Library Center - Genealogy Workshop
    9:30 a.m. in the auditorium for adults.
    Sponsored by Ozarks Genealogical Society. What is a...FeedBurner, RSS, Blog or E-Mail Subscription? Ozarks Genealogical Society member Doris Wilson will give you the scoop on these "techie" terms and talk about podcasts, webinars, YouTube videos and more that can aid your genealogical knowledge and research..
  • Library Center - Edge Mobile Class: Learning Windows 10
    10 a.m.-noon in the Harrison Room for adults.
    Learn about the new Windows 10 operating system including features like Task View, Virtual Desktop, and Cortana. Explore the Start menu and Settings menu, and use File Explorer to manage, move, and rename files and folders. Use tiles to launch apps and to access other programs on the computer. Learn to use the Edge browser to surf the Internet. Prerequisites: Experience using keyboard and mouse. Registration starts December 1; call 882-0714.
  • Library Center - Edge Mobile Class: Learn it! Self-Paced Tutorials
    1-3 p.m. in the Harrison Room for adults.
    You can choose what you want to learn and go at your own speed with our self-paced tutorials. We provide the computer and you select from a wide variety of lessons designed specifically for individual learning. Topics include basic skills, Windows 10, Microsoft Office, Quickbooks, Gmail, Photoshop and more. Both interactive and video tutorials are available to fit your learning style. We also offer computer-instructed keyboarding lessons to help you learn to type or improve your typing skills. Prerequisites: Some experience using keyboard and mouse. Registration starts December 1; call 882-0714.

Friday, January 20, 2017

  • Republic Branch Library - Edge Mobile Class: Computer Skills II
    10 a.m.-noon in the community room for adults.
    Learn to identify common Windows elements, work with windows, use the taskbar and Start menu, explore settings and personalize your computer. Prerequisites: Computer Skills I or experience using keyboard and mouse. Registration starts December 1; call 732-7284.
  • Republic Branch Library - Edge Mobile Class: Learn it! Self-Paced Tutorials
    1-3 p.m. in the community room for adults.
    You can choose what you want to learn and go at your own speed with our self-paced tutorials. We provide the computer and you select from a wide variety of lessons designed specifically for individual learning. Topics include basic skills, Windows 10, Microsoft Office, Quickbooks, Gmail, Photoshop and more. Both interactive and video tutorials are available to fit your learning style. We also offer computer-instructed keyboarding lessons to help you learn to type or improve your typing skills. Prerequisites: Some experience using keyboard and mouse. Registration starts December 1; call 732-7284.

Saturday, January 21, 2017

  • Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - The Secret Life of Seeds
    1-3 p.m. in the upstairs meeting room for adults.
    Learn how to save seeds from tomatoes, lettuce, beans, peas and more from Master Gardener Gina Marie Walden Registration starts January 9; call 862-0135.

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