Literary

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Johnson County librarians declare July 23-29 Harry Potter® week. We’re celebrating a literary milestone: the 20th anniversary of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. Each day, select branches will be transformed into a Hogwarts House, leading up to the Tri-Wizard Tournament at Central Resource Library on Saturday, July 29. 

Ravenclaw
Monday, July 24 All Day Drop-in 
Leawood Pioneer Library

Hufflepuff
Tuesday, July 25 1 - 3 p.m. 
Antioch...

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Johnson County librarians declare July 23-29 Harry Potter® week. We’re celebrating a literary milestone: the 20th anniversary of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. Each day, select branches will be transformed into a Hogwarts House, leading up to the Tri-Wizard Tournament at Central Resource Library on Saturday, July 29. 

Ravenclaw
Monday, July 24 All Day Drop-in 
Leawood Pioneer Library

Hufflepuff
Tuesday, July 25 1 - 3 p.m. 
Antioch...

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Pickard Conference Room

American girls love to read, and this Book Club helps American girls read more. American Girl® offers many character stories that explore historical perspectives from a girl’s point of view. Join this group to read and craft with your American Girl. Borrow a special copy of the book from the Youth Services desk. Ages 8-12.

May: Sunlight and Shadows: A Josephina Classic 1
June: Read All About It: A Kit Classic 1
July: Gabriela Girl of the Year Book 2

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Meeting Room

The only thing as enjoyable as a good book is talking about it. Join a Book Group to share your thoughts in an agreeable and thought-provoking discussion.

May: Everything I Never Told You by Celest Ng
June: White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America by Nancy Isenberg
July: Commonwealth...

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The only thing as enjoyable as a good book is talking about it. Join a Book Group to share your thoughts in an agreeable and thought-provoking discussion.

May: Another Brooklyn by Jacqueline Woodson
June: Lab Girl by Hope Jahren
July: Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf
August:...

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