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Feb. 28, 2013St. Joseph, MO |  By: Benson

Family Place Library Opens

The St. Joseph Public Library has become Missouri's first family interactive library.

The Family Place celebrated it's grand opening earlier this week in the children's section of the Downtown Library. Children's Library Manager Dee Zvolanek, says parents are encouraged to stay with their kids up to six years old to develop their reading skills.

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Zvolanek also said books and non-electronic toys in the space are used to help develop children's imaginations.