Emily and Alex: Naughty and Nice
Murder on a Lonely Road
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3055 S Glenstone Avenue, Springfield, MO 65804-5500
This week our theme is "Do Something Nice Today." In honor of National Do Something Nice Day Friday, October 5 we will read Emily and Alex: Naughty and Nice.
Pre-K through 12th grade educators, please join us from 4:00 to 7:00 pm for a reception in your honor. Join us for giveaways, raffles, and a chance to win special prizes, including a NOOK Tablet or a $500 Barnes & Noble gift card.
World Pasta Day is October 25. In celebration we will read Strega Nona by Tomie dePaola. After our snack and Storytime, we will make a pasta craft. Don't miss this event!
Meet authors Beth Hundsdorfer and George Pawlaczyk as they sign copies of their new book: Murder on a Lonely Road.
Today we welcome author Darla Noble to sign copies of All My Love, George...: Letters from a WWII Hero. George Burks was a medic who served and gave his life in the South Pacific during World War II. This book chronicles his journey through letters.
We welcome radio personality Woody P. Snow to sign copies of Blood Silver: The Yocum Dollar. The novel relates the life of James Yoachum with simple truths and sobering questions about the first white settlers on Indian land in the Missouri Ozarks.
Join us for our gardening themed Storytime as we read Rooting for You by Susan Hood. It's time for one little seed to come out of his shell, but he's afraid. It's a big world out there. There may be dangers!
Join us for a special Saturday Storytime with Corduroy the Bear. We will read his favorite stories, then you can greet him and give him a hug. We will be in our ET&G department in the back of the store.
We welcome Corduroy the Bear. After we read some of his favorite stories, you can give Corduroy a big hug. Join us back in our ET&G Department.
This month we feature American Girl Samantha. Please sign up at the customer service desk or by calling 417.885.0026. Space is limited.
Whether you are a seasoned NOOK enthusiast or just curious, join us in-store for a variety of events designed to teach, entertain and inspire.
Today we will feature the book We're Going on a Bear Hunt by Michael Rosen. Ready for some fun? Come along! Brave bear hunters go through grass, a river, mud and other obstacles before the inevitable encounter with the bear. Join us!
One of our favorite books to kick off a summer of reading, Dr. Seuss's Oh, the Places You'll Go! celebrates the adventures that lie ahead, whether out in the world or through the magic of books. Join us for Storytime, activities and treats.
Today we will feature the book How Rocket Learned to Read by Tad Hills. Rocket masters the alphabet, sounds out words and finally ... learns to read all on his own. Join us for stories and snacks.
Join us as we read Isabella: Star of the Story by Jennifer Fosberry. An everyday visit to the library becomes an unexpected adventure through the pages of classic children's book favorites! Refreshments will be served.
Today we welcome Bruce West to sign copies of The True Gospel Preached Here, the documentary of a one-of-a kind, nondenominational church. Mr. West is a professor in the Department of Art and Design at Missouri State University.
Join us as we read Does a Kangaroo Have a Mother, Too? by Eric Carle. Do animals have mothers, too? Of course they do - just like me and you! Happy Mother's Day!
Our featured story is My Mother Is Mine by Marion Dane Bauer. Celebrate the warm and loving bond between mothers and children of all kinds. As a child makes a Mother's Day card, various animal mothers are shown taking care of their young.
Today we will celebrate the color yellow. Join us as we read: Press Here by Herve Tullet and One Yellow Lion by Matthew Van Fleet. We will share snacks, stories and activities.
Today's featured story is Yellow Is My Color by Judy Horacek. Find your favorite color in this celebration of hues. Of all the colors that there are, which one is your color star? Join us!