Children’s Programs

JPL Reading Stars!

These little readers are on their way to reading 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten! To sign up: Download the Reader Zone app. Choose "Johnston Public Library 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten". Enter our library's code: bdc5b. Earn your first prize at 100 books!

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Paws & Pages

Join us for our next session of Paws & Pages on Wednesday, September 27th, at 4:00 p.m.! For early readers through 6th grade.

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Teen Programs



Johnston Public Library has fiction, nonfiction, audiobooks, and magazines for ages 12 to 18.

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Adult Programs

JPL adds Library of Things collection!

Introducing JPL's Library of Things collection! Patrons can now check out items such as a disc golf set or stud finder free of charge. For all items, visit the library catalog. This project was made possible by a gift from the John L. Paul Estate.

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Johnston Public Library

210 West 10th
Baxter Springs, KS 66713

► Library Hours

Mon: 9:00 - 6:00
Tue - Fri: 9:00 - 5:00
Sat: 9:00 - 12:00

► Phone

(620) 856-5591

Our Location

Baxter Springs, KS Weather