Constructing Truth

Join artists from local communities and organizations to celebrate the opening of a new exhibition series at Johnson County Library. This reception features works from local artists and objects in the "unknown series" from the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College. Light refreshments served.

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Carmack Community Room

Dr. James H. Willbanks is an internationally recognized expert on the Vietnam War and the author/editor of 14 books on war and conflicts. Willbanks served as a consultant to Ken Burns for he 10-part PBS documentary on the Vietnam War. Join us for a lecture followed by a Q&A. Light refreshments will be served.

Generously supported by the Command and General Staff College Foundation, Inc. and Johnson County Library Foundation.

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Carmack Community Room

In recent years, we've seen protests staged throughout the U.S. What does protest seek to accomplish? How do we know when a protest is successful? When is a protest ethical or unethical? With an eye to current local and national movements, and remembering protests throughout our nation's history, join a slate of activists and thinkers to examine the intricacies of protest.

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Searching for fun educational resources for you and your children? Look no further! At this event, librarians will help parents navigate free educational resources and find creative ways to engage your children. While parents soak up these resources, kids can relax with some yoga, puzzles and/or books.   

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Contrary to popular opinion, not all news about the aging brain is negative. Explore the positives of an aging brain, according to current research. This interactive program is led by Charis Sawyer, Associate Professor at Johnson County Community College.

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