Arts and Culture

Carmack Community Room

Celebrate the written word! Creative writers have been sharing their work aloud for as long as there has been creative writing. In this session, listen to locally and nationally known writers present their poetry and prose.

The Thomas Zvi Wilson Reading Series is co-sponsored by The Writers Place.

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Meet local artist and musician Sterling Witt and learn about his incredible paintings and music.

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Grab a blanket, pack a picnic and get your music on with some of the greatest musical films from your childhood. Live Local Music concerts kick off each showing. Music starts at 8 pm, movie starts at dusk. July 20th's Movie in the Park is showing at two locations: Electric Park in Lenexa and...

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Meeting Room

Crafters and makers often work in solitude but you don't have to! Join this Maker community to socialize with other experienced makers, share your expertise or get advice on a new project. Some members make items to donate to local charities, spreading the joy of making.

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Carmack Community Room

Join the Johnson County Genealogical Society (JCGS) and discover research resources available. Society meetings cover business items and training sessions. Learn about the workings of the JCGS as well as specific genealogy research topics.

May: Using Historic Maps for Genealogy
June: Johnson County Library Resources for Genealogy and Local History
July: Finding Your Italian Ancestors: Italian Civil Registration Records
August: Using FamilySearch for Genealogy

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