A Universe of Stories
Registration encouraged for this event, to help us have an accurate amount of supplies. Register here for this event or call Mike Kruger at 913.477.8384 for help registering.
All of us probably know some areas where we could boost our health and happiness. That might mean exercising more, eating healthier, learning stress management techniques or nipping a bad habit in the bud. Making a change can be daunting, but it doesn’t have to be. This series will show you how to incorporate knowledge and simple...Continue reading »
Come and play improv theater games with us. Improv is short for improvisation, and that means you get to help make things up as we go along. You will deepen your listening skills, become a better team player, give a boost to your confidence, and, of course laugh a lot. Presented by Brad Shaw, Kansas City theater instructor, actor, artist, playwright and storyteller. An interactive workshop best for ages 5-12.Continue reading »
Register online or call 913.826.4600. Homeschool families will love this educational session that features a different theme each month. You’ll hear expert presentations and demonstrations and learn about related activities. Librarians will provide subject resources for your family to further explore each topic. Ages 8-18 only, please. Parents are invited to explore the rest of the Library during this independent learning experience.
September: Let’s Improv presented by Paige Nelson
Meet director, producer and documentary filmmaker Kevin Bryce. His film offers a bold look at a complex and widely misunderstood illness. All These Flowers is a victory story: of finding identity apart from a diagnosis of Bipolar Disorder; of hope where there was despair; of recovery from an incurable disease. Six people diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder were filmed for two years. They are from across the United States and different family structures and financial situations, and follow varying treatment strategies. The simple...Continue reading »