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All events are for Pre-Teens, ages 9-12, unless otherwise noted. “Cooking Matters” with Melissa - Odessa Are your cooking skills limited to peanut butter and jelly sandwiches and mac and cheese? There is so much more you can do with food. Tweens, 9-12, learn how to prepare delicious recipes in this 2-hour class, 6-week, hands-on course presented by Melissa Cotton from the University of Missouri Extension.   Registration required; call the branch or sign up in person Age: Pre-Teen Thursday, August 2 - 1:00 p.m. Fantastic Food Fun - Holden You can play with your food! In fact, we insist! We’ll have food games, construct food creatures, and even eat our artwork! Bring a friend and an appetite. Registration required...
Join us for fun, free, and informative events for adults this month. Summer Jazz Band Concert - Knob Noster Dr. Aaberg and the Summer Jazz Band will be here to delight us with their musical prowess. Come in from the heat and listen to some cool jazz! Refreshments provided. Wednesday, August 1 - 7:00 p.m. Craft Cafe - Lexington Craft Cafe is an event for experienced or intermediate crafters who are looking for a challenge. This month we will be making an embellished birdhouse craft. Registration required; call the branch or sign up in person Thursday, August 2 - 5:30 p.m. Stepping Stone Craft - Waverly If you missed out on the first one we are doing it again! Join us to make a stepping stone for your lawn or garden. All supplies will be...
Join one of our lively adult book discussion groups to share your ideas and thoughts on a variety of books. You just might find your next great read!   Concordia Tuesday, July 10 - 6:30 p.m. Enjoy historical fiction? Join us as we discuss Stella Bain by Anita Shreve.   Junior Book Club - Warrensburg Age: 8-12 Wednesday, July 11 - 4:00-4:45 p.m. Join us this month to discuss the thrilling science fiction adventure Last Day on Mars by Kevin Emerson. Discover July’s Book of the Month,The Vanderbeekers of 141st Street by Karina Yan Glaser.   Corder Wednesday, July 11 - 1:00 p.m. We will be discussing our May selection, Tumbleweeds by Leila Meacham and passing out the next new read for August.   Lexington Thursday...