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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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Meeting Room

Does opening a fresh pack of multi-colored sharpies make your heart go aflutter? Do post-it note arrows inside a book put a smile on your face? Do you write tasks that "just come up" on your to-do list just to feel the satisfaction of crossing them off? Do you love to write, take notes, doodle, or schedule your time? If you love all-things organization, join fellow teens at our bullet journaling meetup.

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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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Want to keep the kiddos busy during long car rides this summer? Learn how to search the catalog for great summer reads, along with how to access them electronically through the Johnson County Library.  Have older kids that want to learn a foreign language, digital photography, creative writing, or pet sitting? We will show you how to find these free on-line classes and many others.

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Join us to celebrate the release of The Bird and the Blade, a new book for teens from local author Megan Bannen. In her debut novel, Bannen weaves history and fantasy into a tale lush with riddles, secrets and lies. Narrated by Jinghua, a former slave, it's the story of a prince who will risk anything to save his kingdom, a princess whose impossible riddles have claimed the lives of all her would-be suitors, and the girl who brings them together with terrible consequences. Set in the Mongol Empire, The Bird and the...

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