April Adult Events

Craft Cafe - Lexington

Spring is here! We’ll start with a standard peat pot, whitewash it, add nesting materials and an egg or two for a fresh spring decoration.

Thursday, April 5 - 5:30 p.m.

Family Budget Class - Warrensburg

Julie Silvers will be presenting a class on preparing a working family budget. Julie will be utilizing the Microsoft’s Excel program, but access to that software is not necessary to successfully plan and implement a family budget.

Registration required

Saturday, April 7 - 1:00-2:30 p.m.

Photo Organizing Extravaganza - Warrensburg

Join us for a class presented by Personal Photo Organizer Kathy Baldridge. Bring in your printed photos to learn the basic principles of culling, sorting, and categorizing them and discover the process of scanning, backing up, and organizing those digital photos, as well as ones stored on phones and cameras.

Registration required

Monday, April 9 - 3:00-5:00 p.m.

Cutest Darn Magnets, Ever! - Corder

We have everything you need to make these adorable Fabric Scrap Magnets. They’ll brighten your refrigerator or make great gifts. Come and join in the fun. We’ll even have some snacks!

Wednesday, April 11 - 5:30 p.m.

Beginning Genealogy - Holden

When did your ancestors arrive on U.S. soil? When did the important events happen in your ancestors’ lives? Where do you start to find out? Learn the fundamentals to begin your genealogical research project. Amateur genealogist, Connie Plemons, will discuss organization, census information, vital records, military and immigration records available through Ancestry-Library Edition. This is a beginner-level class.

Registration required

Thursday, April 12 - 5:30 p.m.

The Assassination Of President Lincoln - Warrensburg

On the anniversary of this historic event, Kim Short will present a program on the assassination itself, and all that led up to it.

Registration required

Saturday, April 14 -  2:00-3:00 p.m.

Hummingbird Feeder - Knob Noster

The craft this month is a lovely hummingbird feeder made from glass bottles and copper wire! We will have bottles available, but feel free to bring whatever medium-sized bottle you like.

Registration required

Tuesday, April 17 - 6:00 p.m.

Meditation Time - Corder

Explore the world of meditation. Join us and our special guest, a Corder local, for a look into this wonderful art.

Wednesday, April 18 - 5:30 p.m.

Have I Read This Book Before? - Concordia

Learn more about your library account. For instance, how to create lists, including a Reader History. We will also explore GoodReads, another way to keep track of your reading.

Age: Teen, Adult

Thursday, April 19 - 4:30 p.m.

Container Gardening - Odessa

Space and mobility limited? Growing vegetables, herbs, and ornamentals in containers is a great alternative. Information will be provided on the advantages of container gardening, as well as a variety of tips about soil, plant varieties, tools, fertilizers and more to consider.

Age: Teen, Adult

Friday, April 20 - 4:00 p.m.

Sparkling Branches - Concordia

Add a little sparkle to your home décor. Craft a glittering bouquet of branches. All supplies are included.

Tuesday, April 24 - 4:00 p.m.

Read From The Start - Odessa

Sara Williams with the Missouri Humanities Council will present a free, 2-hour class about the role of language and stories in early childhood development. We will explore techniques to help you continue the story beyond the book and all program participants will receive a free set of children’s books to take home. This program is intended for adults only.

Registration required

Thursday, April 26 - 6:30 p.m.