Arts and Culture

Looking to enjoy some local art? See our Exhibitions.

The Young Adult Literary Council is our group of teen Library consultants. We meet monthly to share favorite books, review titles for the Library website and participate in fun activities. You can meet new people, have a snack and receive volunteer credit hours for your time with us. We meet at three different Libraries so you can find a group close by and drop in with us.

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Well-crafted writing can speak powerful truths, communicate important ideas and capture potent feelings. Creative writing is about reaching audiences by crafting, developing and sharing any narrative, no matter the content or what medium you choose. Join us for this series to hone your writing skills.
 

Leawood topics:
September: Word Wars
October: Zines as Activism
November: Slam Poetry
December: Songwriting Relay

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Join this maker community and socialize with other experienced needlers. You can share your expertise or get advice on a new project. Some members make items to donate to local charities, spreading the joy of making. Bring your own supplies and needle with us.

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This hands-on, creative workshop lets participants take creative risks through an assortment of simple art directives. Art making can serve as a safe place to work out personal issues, test out new ideas and create a template for taking risks in our daily lives. Presented by art therapist Sherri Jacobs. During her 20-year career she has observed countless individuals use creativity to change and grow. No art experience required for this session.

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Part of our Teach the Teachers series. This program is for childcare providers.

Register online for this program or call 913.826.4600. Participants should register using their first and last name as it should appear on the clock hour credit certificate.  Los participantes deben escribir su nombre y apellidos tal y como quisieran que apareciera en el certificado de...

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