January Children and Pre-Teen Events

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

Pamper Yourself in the New Year - Holden

We will make our own bath bombs and sugar scrubs and share tips on how to take care of skin in dry winter weather. Supplies will be provided. Registration required; call or visit the branch to sign up.

Age: Pre-Teen, Teen, Adult

Tuesday, January 8 - 5:00 p.m.

Yu-gi-oh! Early Out - Knob Noster

Join us once again for our Yu-gi-oh! card group. New to Yu-gi-oh!? No problem! We love to teach new interested players!

Age: 11 years old and up

Wednesday, January 9 - 3:00 p.m.

Early Out Hang Out - Corder

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

Age: Children, Pre-Teen, Teen

Wednesday, January 9 - 3:00 p.m.

Wednesday, January 16 - 3:00 p.m.

Wednesday, January 23 - 3:00 p.m.

Wednesday, January 30 - 3:00 p.m.

Bring in the New Year-Minute to Win it Style - Odessa

Ringing in the New Year doesn’t have to be boring. Kids 5-8, test your skills with these minute challenges and have fun along the way.

Age: Children

Wednesday, January 9 - 4:30 p.m.

Game Day - Odessa

It’s game day! Tweens, 9-12, take a break and play some hilarious games like Pie Face. Join in the fun!

Age: Pre-Teen

Tuesday, January 15 - 4:30 p.m.

Early Out Hang Out - Warrensburg

If there is an early out on Wednesday, we’re hanging out at the library. Play the latest game consoles like the Nintendo Switch, or go retro with Super Nintendo. Most importantly, you can hang out with friends and have fun.

Age: Middle School

Wednesday, January 16 - 1:15-3:15 p.m.

Wednesday, January 30 - 1:15-3:15 p.m.

Paint with Stickers - Concordia

It is just like paint-by-number, but you create your masterpiece with stickers! Choose a design, then make some art.

Age: Pre-Teen, Teen

Wednesday, January 16 - 2:00-4:00 p.m.

Be Frosty - Lexington

Slide into the library to construct a bedspring snowman. We’ll also have stories, a snack to build, and a game.

Age: Children

Wednesday, January 16 - 3:30 p.m.

Let’s Celebrate Winnie the Pooh! - Holden

Yes, it is true, January 18 is the official day to celebrate famous Winnie the Pooh. Come in for some special Pooh stories and light refreshments. Maybe we will even have a visit from our favorite little bear! Registration required; call or visit the branch to sign up.

Age: Children

Friday, January 18 - 4:00 p.m.

Do You Want to Build a Snowman? - Waverly

The weather outside is cold and school is out! Bring all those kids to the library to build a snowman! All supplies provided. We will be making a snowman out of socks. Registration required; call or visit the branch to sign up.

Age: Preschool, Children, Pre-Teen, Teen

Monday, January 21 - 1:00 p.m.

Cozy Evening Storytime - Knob Noster

Bring your blanket and join us for a cozy winter storytime. We will have stories, a craft, snacks, and hot chocolate!

Age: Preschool, Children

Tuesday, January 22 - 6:00 p.m.