Thursday, April 30, 2015

Summer 2015 Programs for Adults

Escape Your Clutter 
JUNE 6, 2015
10:00 - 11:00AM
Pre-Registration: Opens 5/16/15

Clutter in your home can hold you back in other areas of your life.
Professional Organizer Betsy Miller from 2B Organized will shed light on
why we have clutter and how we can purge and organize our things to make
our lives more manageable and fulfilling. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Ozarks Gunfights and Other Notorious Incidents
JUNE 18, 2015
6:00 - 7:00PM
Pre-Registration: Not Required

Joplin author Larry Wood will regale you with tales of the Ozarks’ most
notorious gunfights, from Wild Bill Hickok’s Springfield shootout to
justice Baldknobber-style, and many more infamous stories of the Ozarks’

Genealogy Workshop: Do You Have a Revolutionary War Patriot in Your Family?
JUNE 13, 2015
10:00 - 11:00AM
Pre-Registration: Opens 5/23/15

The Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), Isaac Garrison Chapter,
will work with you to help discover if you have a Revolutionary War solider in
your family tree. Plus, find out more about the DAR, their mission, and their

Vegetarian Cooking for Meat Lovers
JUNE 27, 2015
10:00 - 11:30AM
Pre-Registration: Opens 6/6/15

A vegetarian diet can lead to a lower risk of heart disease and some types of
cancer. But how can you incorporate vegetarian meals when you’re cooking
for a meat-loving family? Pam Cox will teach you to create healthy, easy,
vegetarian meals so hearty that you won’t miss the meat. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

American Sign Language for Beginners and Families
JULY 11, 2015
10:00 - 11:00AM
Pre-Registration: Opens 6/20/15

American Sign Language has become one of the most popular languages to
study. If you’ve ever considered learning ASL, whether it be to communicate
with your baby or toddler, talk with a hearing-impaired acquaintance, or just
for fun, ASL instructor Tracy Harwell can help. She’ll give an introduction to
the language, demonstrate fun ways to teach and learn it, and discuss ASL
learning resources in our area. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Bluegrass with Red Bridge 
JULY 16, 2015
6:00 - 7:30PM
Pre-Registration: Not Required

Come to a free bluegrass concert with Red Bridge. With their great musicianship,
humor, and a strong variety of song selections from which to draw
upon, you’ll be entertained and tappin’ your feet!

*Please note: Speaker Gig Gwin has canceled his appearance, but the library is honored and excited to welcome speaker Dan Nash at the same date and time. See below for details.

Dan Nash: Outdoor Adventurer, World Traveler and Climber
JULY 25, 2015
10:00 - 11:00AM
Pre-Registration: Opens 7/4/2015

Founder and CEO of Nixa-Based Satori Adventures & Expeditions Dan Nash will discuss his travels and climbing adventures. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER