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Book Cover Contest

Christian County Library is holding an art contest for all ages! We want you to design a new book cover for a Great American Read finalist. Click here to learn more!

Trivia Competition

Compete with other book lovers to find out who knows the most about the 100 Great American Read finalists. Join us on Thursday, August 30 at Iguana Roja in Ozark for our individual trivia competition. Plan to purchase your own appetizers, dinner, or drinks, or just join us for the trivia. Winners will receive some great bookish prizes, and the opportunity to represent Christian County Library at the regional competition in September at MSU.

Competition administered by the MSU English Department. Registration required, adults 18+ only, must be a library cardholder from Christian County to participate. Registration opens 8/2/2018. Call (417) 581-2432 to register.

Film Festival

Join us on select Fridays throughout the fall, when we will be screening film adaptations of Great American Read titles. NOTE: Seating is limited at all showings. Please call (417) 724-6100 to register.

Nixa Branch

 August 3: Jane Eyre (2011) – PG-13
September 7: The Godfather (1972) – R
October 5: The Color Purple (1985) – PG-13

Ozark Branch

August 17: Great Expectations (1946) – Not Rated
September 21: Apocalpyse Now (1979) – R
October 19: Jurassic Park (1993) – PG-13