October Events for All Ages

Join us for events for the whole family! Each program is open to all ages.


Eating Smart, Being Active - Knob Noster

This free program provided by University of Missouri Extension Family Nutrition Education Programs and offers research-based information about nutrition, physical activity, food safety, and making the most of your food dollars. Lessons focus on food preparation and physical activity, and include items that reinforce lesson topics as well as a certificate of completion at the end of the 9-week program.

Friday, October 5 - 11:00 a.m.

Friday, October 12 - 11:00 a.m.

Friday, October 19 - 11:00 a.m.

Friday, October 26 - 11:00 a.m.


“Horror” Film Fridays - Concordia

Join us every Friday in October for not-too-scary movies!

Friday, October 5 - 3:30 p.m.

Friday, October 12 - 3:30 p.m.

Friday, October 19 - 3:30 p.m.

Friday, October 26 - 3:30 p.m.


Heart of Knob Noster Craft Fair - Knob Noster

Join us once again for our Heart of Knob Noster Craft Fair! We will host a variety of local crafters and vendors throughout the library as well as food trucks to serve lunch!

Saturday, October 6 - 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.


Bumps in the Night - Knob Noster

All sorts of creatures are awake through the night; they crawl, climb, and hunt! Join us on this nighttime stake out to see what sort of creatures are haunting our evenings and find out just how they do it. Brought to you by the Knob Noster State Park!

Wednesday, October 24 - 6:00-7:00 p.m.


Animal Wonders! - Holden

Holden’s own Dan Cowell will show us the world of insects and invertebrates.  He always educates and entertains us with his live examples. Learn about their habitats as well.  

Friday, October 26 - 10:00 a.m.


Creepy, Crawly and Delicious?! - Knob Noster

Wild edibles enthusiast Paul Landkamer shares wild edibles, books, websites and other resources that cover plants and mushrooms. He’ll also share the wonderful potential in our little invertebrates. C’mon out and eat bugs on purpose!

Saturday, October 27 - 11:00 a.m.


Downtown Trick-or-Treating- Warrensburg

We will be joining the Downtown Trick-or-Treating  this year! The library will offer games and sweet treats. Don’t forget to stop by for some fun and spooky games!

Wednesday, October 31 - 3:30 p.m.