November Events for Children and Pre-Teens

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


All About the Turkey - Odessa

Come help us find our inner turkey and have a gobble of fun through books, crafts and surprising activities.   

Age: Preschool, Children

Tuesday, November 6 - 6:00 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, November 9 - 10:45 a.m.

Tuesday, November 27 - 10:45 a.m.


Let’s Make a Snow Globes - Odessa

5-8 year olds, let’s make a festive snow globe to give to your special someone as a gift. Bring 2 family photos 2 ¾” x 3”. Registration required; call the branch or sign up in person

Age: 5-8 years old

Monday, November 12 - 4:30 p.m.


How Sharp Are Your Senses - Odessa

Let’s test our body’s abilities with all 5 senses. Explore the depths of touch, the aroma of smell, the intensity of hearing, the sensation of taste, the searing abilities of sight.  

Age: Pre-Teen

Tuesday, November 13 - 4:30 p.m.


Be Together - Lexington

Tic Tac Toe! Build some family fun with a craft, a game, stories and snacks.

Wednesday, November 14 - 3:30 p.m.


Early Out Hang Out - Corder

School is out early on Wednesdays so drop in to the library and have an hour of fun. We have exciting things planned!

Age: Children, Teen

Wednesday, November 14 - 3:00 p.m.

Wednesday, November 21 - 3:00 p.m.

Wednesday, November 28 - 3:00 p.m.


Wee Be Jammin’ - Warrensburg

We are excited to partner with The Music Studio of Warrensburg to bring you this opportunity to rock out!  We’ll read some books about the coolest cat in town, “Pete the Cat,” and do some jammin’ of our own.

Age: 1-5 years old

Thursday, November 15 - 4:00 p.m.


Krafty Kids - Warrensburg

Help us decorate the Courthouse Christmas Tree this year. Drop in and create a themed ornament that can be used to decorate the tree. All supplies will be provided. The tree lighting will be November 30 following the holiday parade. Stop by to see your ornament.

Age: 6-12 years old

Friday, November 16 - 4:00 p.m.


Animal Wonders - Holden

Animal Wonders is back at the Holden Branch! Dan Cowell will present another exciting and educational program on amphibians.

Age: All Ages

Monday, November 19 - 10:00  a.m.


School’s Out! Are You Board? - Holden

Sometimes it is delightfully fun to break out the old board games and challenge your friends.  We will have pizza while we chase the boredom away the old-fashioned way! Registration required; call the branch or sign up in person.

Tuesday, November 20 - 3:00 p.m.


Talking Turkey - Waverly

School is out today, why not come in and make a turkey craft and play Thanksgiving trivia! Snacks provided.

Age: Children, Pre-Teen, Teen

Wednesday, November 21 - 2:00 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 Liar & Spy by Rebecca Stead, an honest, emotional story about friendship, courage, and acceptance. We will create our own Georges Seurat-inspired art projects using the artistic technique of pointillism, a theme that plays a large part in the novel both as an artistic technique and metaphor.

Age: 3rd-5th Grade

Friday, November 30 - 4:00 p.m.