All locations will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 26 and be closed all day Thursday and Friday, Nov. 27 and 28 for Thanksgiving.

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  • K.O. Fighting Game Experience

    K.O. Fighting Game Experience Sat. Nov 22 2:30 p.m. at the Corinth Library

    As Captain America says, "you always wanted to prove you're better than me. Now here's your chance." Crush your opponents at our K.O. Fighting Game Experience drop-in gaming afternoon! Witness your challenger's defeat on our two big screens with XBox 360s. We will have snacks and pop to feed your inner Deadpool. Start practicing now on your favorite fighting games: Marvel Vs Capcom 3Ultra Street Fighter IVInjustice: Gods Among Us and Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm Generations. We won't stop until the final round so get ready to fight!

  • Attention Teen Writers and Artists

    picture of a telephone with the words "call for submissions"

    The Johnson County Library's award winning teen literary magazine, elementia, is open for submissions. This year we bring our theme back home, thinking about what home means to you as a writer or artist. elementia accepts submissions of original teen short prose, poetry and art focused on this theme now through Friday, Dec. 5.

    Your perspective on a place depends on where you are standing. Where is your place? What is your place? When is your place? Who is your place? Why?

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Who Will Save the World?

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The age old question of pitting your favorite characters against each other and guessing who would come out on top! See Thor, Cap and Logan take on Ash, Master Chief, Alyx and the Player. Of course in my mind Cap helps them talk out their differences and it ends in a big group hug, but the reality is far more action packed.

New Reviews

Karen Harrington
Reviewer's Rating: 
5

Mysti Murphy is not having a good 7th grade year. Her only friend, Anibal Gomez, has developed a crush on a Cheer Squad girl and has decided to change his image in an effort to be noticed. Part of Anibal's "social experiment" is to develop a hipster persona that he thinks his new crush will admire. To see if his experiment works, he needs to ditch Mysti. Anibal decides that he and Mysti can talk and text in the evenings and on weekends, but they must have NO contact during school. Mysti has no other friends, so she now sits alone at the Loser Island in the cafeteria at lunchtime.

Upcoming Events

All the Colors We Are
Cedar Roe Library
11/26/2014 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Creative Commons - A Writers' Workshop
Shawnee Library
11/26/2014 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Tabletop Games: First Wednesdays
Antioch Library
12/03/2014 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Corinth Anime Club
Corinth Library
12/05/2014 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
YAAC: Young Adult Advisory Council
Blue Valley Library
12/06/2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
YAAC Young Adult Advisory Council
Shawnee Library
12/06/2014 - 12:30pm to 1:45pm