October Events for Children and Pre-Teens

Visit one of our branches for engaging and playful events for children.

Be Ware - Lexington

Be the Dr. Jekyll of the library and construct a monster pumpkin from our “junk” drawer. We’ll provide a story, eerie snacks, and games.

Wednesday, October 10 - 3:30 p.m.

Rising Readers - Knob Noster

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

Age:5-9 years old

Friday, October 12 - 10:45 a.m.

Tuesday, October 30 - 10:45 a.m.

Krafty Kids - Warrensburg

Weave a spooky spiderweb for Halloween. Supplies will be provided. Bring your imagination and craftiness for a fun afternoon.

Age: 6-12 years old

Friday, October 12 - 4:00 p.m.

Early Out Hang Out - Corder

After the library’s facelift it’s time to kick off EOHO! Early school dismissal is on Wednesdays so we invite the kids to hang out at the library to have fun participating in loads of new programs.

Age: Children, Pre-Teen, Teen

Wednesday, October 17 - 3:00 p.m.

Wednesday, October 24 - 3:00 p.m.

Wednesday, October 31 - 3:00 p.m.

Boo-a-Palooza - Waverly

Hey kids, school is out today! Why not come to the library and listen to some scary Halloween stories and play some fun games! Bring your friends! Snacks provided!

Age: Children, Pre-Teen, Teen

Friday, October 19 - 1:00 p.m.

Monster Slime - Odessa

Who likes slime? Kids, let’s have some fun and create your own slime.

Age:5-8 years old

Wednesday, October 24 - 4:30 p.m.

Tastes from Around the World - Odessa

Come join us and let your taste buds take a trip around the world with exotic foods.

Age: Pre-Teen

Saturday, October 25 - 4:30 p.m.

Book-to-Art Club - Warrensburg

Join our book club for 3rd-5th grade! Book to Art Club links art making to literary exploration. This month we’ll discuss Chasing Vermeer by Blue Balliett, a novel full of mystery and suspense, and create our own Vermeer inspired art projects.

Age: 3rd-5th Grade

Friday, October 26 - 4:00 p.m.