April Events for Children


We hope April showers will bring you and your children into the library this month! Visit one of our branches for engaging and playful events for children.


Time For Gruffalo - Lexington

What is a Gruffalo you ask? Find out at the library while we have a craft, stories, activities and a snack.

Age: Children

Wednesday, April 4 3:30 p.m.


Early Out Hang Out - Corder

School gets out early on Wednesdays, so we provide a great environment to meet up with friends and have some fun. Don’t miss out on our latest adventure!

Age: Children, Pre-Teen, Teen

Wednesday, April 4 2:30 p.m

Wednesday, April 11 2:30 p.m

Wednesday, April 18 2:30 p.m

Wednesday, April 25 2:30 p.m


Books And Beyond

Join us to hear some fun stories, make crafts, and of course, have a tasty afternoon snack.

Age: Children, Pre-Teen

Friday, April 6 - 3:30 p.m.

Friday, April 13 - 3:30 p.m.

Friday, April 20 - 3:30 p.m.

Friday, April 27 - 3:30 p.m.


Tree Party - Warrensburg

Dress up as your favorite tree or animal, listen to stories, make a craft, have a snack, and get a free tree for your own yard! Register at the Warrensburg Branch or by calling 660-747-9177.

Registration required

Age: Children

Saturday, April 7 - 10:30-11:30 a.m.


Junior Book Club - Warrensburg

On the hunt for your next book adventure? Use your detective skills to discover April’s Book of the Month, a fascinating mystery full of puzzles, ciphers, and codes! Join us this month to discuss Rump: The True Story of Rumpelstiltskin by Liesl Shurtliff, a magical twist on a classic tale.

Age: 3rd-5th Grade

Wednesday, April 11 - 4:00-4:45 p.m.


Lego Land - Waverly

Hey kids of all ages! Today is a early out day from school. Come into the library and have some fun building with Legos!

Age: Preschool, Children, Pre-Teen

Wednesday, April 18 - 2:00-4:00 p.m.


Rising Readers - Knob Noster

This storytime is geared for older kids, ages 5-9. Join us for storytime, a hands-on STEM activity and more!

Age: 5-9 years old

Friday, April 13 - 10:45-11:30 a.m.

Tuesday, April 24 - 10:45-11:30 a.m.


Under The Sea - Odessa

Discover the enchanting world under the sea. 5-8 year olds join Ms. Pam and find what lies beneath the water through stories and crafts.

Age: Children

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


Storytime Remix - Concordia

Take me out to the ballgame! Mixing stories, technology and crafts for kids and their adults.

Age: 4-8 years old

Wednesday, April 25 - 4:00 p.m.


May Flowers for Mom - Holden

Mom deserves a sweet gift! Come in and paint a lovely little flower pot after school. We will also supply a blooming flower for you to take home in it!

Registration required

Age: Children

Thursday, April 26 - 4:00 p.m.