All Classes and Events

  • Learn how to put more money in the bank with the Women and Money series, made by women for women.

    Women and Money Series

    Join us for a free panel discussion and five-part series about finances developed by women for women of all ages and income levels.

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  • Meet the Author

    Bring your lunch!

    You can always count on Johnson County Library for great author visits. See who is visiting this fall »

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  • The Big Read

    The Big Read

    The Kansas City area’s six public libraries are joining together for the 2017 National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Big Read, promoting community-wide reading and events around Tim O’Brien’s seminal book The Things They Carried.

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  • Without the constraint of historical provenance, viewers of the "unknown" objects in the Art of War - Gifts of Peace exhibit have the ability to create their own story or "truth." Join us as we create new stories and truths in Constructing Truth events.

    Constructing Truth

    Please join us as we create new stories and truths for “unknown” objects and host additional programs to explore Constructing Truth »

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E.g., 10/21/2017
E.g., 10/21/2017

Carmack Community Room

A celebration of all things Otaku! Watch anime, learn about Japanese culture, attend a manga drawing workshop, make candy sushi and more. Cosplay welcome. No registration necessary. For a schedule and more information, visit our Teens page.

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The Actor's Choice, a division of the Senior Barn Players, provides high-quality theater experiences for general audiences. Bring the whole family and enjoy an afternoon of short performances on a gamut of topics.

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Drop in to receive assistance in completing homework assignments.

Students can bring a specific homework assignment to work on. Our Homework Help Coaches offer help with

  • Finding library resources to complete assignments like book reports and science projects
  • Vocabulary, spelling, reading and writing skills
  • Math
  • Social studies

All ages welcome, students in grades 2-8 are given priority. English language learners are welcome. Students served on a first come, first served basis: busy times may require a wait.

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Drop in to receive assistance in completing homework assignments.

Students can bring a specific homework assignment to work on. Our Homework Help Coaches offer help with

  • Finding library resources to complete assignments like book reports and science projects
  • Vocabulary, spelling, reading and writing skills
  • Math
  • Social studies

All ages welcome, students in grades 2-8 are given priority. English language learners are welcome. Students served on a first come, first served basis: busy times may require a wait.

Los...

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Drop in to receive assistance in completing homework assignments.

Students can bring a specific homework assignment to work on. Our Homework Help Coaches offer help with

  • Finding library resources to complete assignments like book reports and science projects
  • Vocabulary, spelling, reading and writing skills
  • Math
  • Social studies

All ages welcome, students in grades 2-8 are given priority. English language learners are welcome. Students served on a first come, first served basis: busy times may require a wait.

Los...

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Carmack Community Room

Everyone has witnessed or experienced incivility. It is often easier to argue or unfriend than listen and seek common ground. Join us for a community dialogue about civility in politics and our personal lives, led by trained facilitators. Light refreshments provided.

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Drop in to receive assistance in completing homework assignments.

Students can bring a specific homework assignment to work on. Our Homework Help Coaches offer help with

  • Finding library resources to complete assignments like book reports and science projects
  • Vocabulary, spelling, reading and writing skills
  • Math
  • Social studies

All ages welcome, students in grades 2-8 are given priority. English language learners are welcome. Students served on a first come, first served basis: busy times may require a wait.

Los...

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Bring in your in-process costumes along with any fabric or supplies specific to your costume. We provide several sewing machines, thread and common items needed for sewing projects. Textile Expert Jessica Rogers and the MakerSpace crew will be on hand to assist. Registration optional, but registering helps guarantee you a spot! Register online or by calling 913-826-4600.

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The Actor's Choice, a division of the Senior Barn Players, provides high-quality theater experiences for general audiences. Bring the whole family and enjoy an afternoon of short performances on a gamut of topics.

Continue reading »

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