Spanish-language learners, let us help you to enhance your conversational skills. We’ll read and discuss articles together, in Spanish, with helpful native speakers and advanced students. Good for intermediate and advanced levels.Continue reading »
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The Johnson County Library Board are appointed by the Johnson County Board of County Commissioners for a four-year term, and may be reappointed for an additional four-year term.
For more information, visit our Library Board's page.Continue reading »
January 9: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
February 13: Love and Other Consolation Prizes by Jamie Ford
March 12: How Hard Can It Be?: by Allison Pearson
April 9: A Piece of the World by Christina KlineContinue reading »
This group reads works chosen by the Great Books Foundation, an independent, nonprofit educational organization that creates reading and discussion programs. We discuss books using the "shared inquiry" format that enables exploration of the ideas and meaning found in what's read. "Shared inquiry" centers on interpretive questions that have more than one plausible answer and lead to engaging and insightful conversations about the text.
Phone registration only, 913-826-4600. When you call to register, the moderator will discuss the session with you and reserve a copy of the...Continue reading »
The paperwork needed to get your kids covered with KanCare can be overwhelming, so Healthy Kansas Kids is here to help! In Gardner Library on the second Friday of each month and at Central Resource Library on the third Friday of each month, you can get assistance with your KanCare application, whether it's your first time or you need help renewing. More information on the service and its provider, GraceMed Health Clinic, can be found here »Continue reading »
City Center Live is held at Lenexa City Center Community Forum at Lenexa City Hall, 17101 W. 87th St Pkwy, Lenexa, KS 66219.
Calvin Arsenia is an internationally-acclaimed musician and performance artist most known for his elaborate and ceremonious sensory concert experiences. Self-accompanied on the Celtic harp, Arsenia draws from multiple musical disciplines.
Enjoy a free, live performance. City Center Live is a partnership between Johnson County Library and the Lenexa Arts Council.Continue reading »
Adults interested in practicing English to improve their level can attend free classes at Oak Park Library every Saturday morning. The levels are intermediate and advanced. There is no registration or exam.
Los adultos interesados en recibir clases de inglés para mejorar su nivel, pueden asistir a las clases que se dictan en la Biblioteca de Oak Park todos los sábados por la mañana. Los cursos de inglés que se imparten son: intermedio y avanzado. Los interesados pueden ir los sábados en la mañana para asistir a las clases gratuitas sin necesidad de que presenten examen de...Continue reading »
Discover what’s percolating in the Kansas Legislature. Your Senators and Representatives will discuss the new legislative session, followed by audience Q&A. You bring the questions, and we’ll provide the coffee and doughnuts.
Presented with League of Women Voters of Johnson County.
Legislators in attendance:
Senator Barbara Bollier, District 7
Senator John Skubal, District 11
Representative Jan Kessinger, District 20
Representative Nancy Lusk, District 22Continue reading »
The only thing as enjoyable as a good book is talking about it!
January: Finding Dorothy A Novel by Elizabeth Letts
February: An American Marriage by Tayari Jones
March: A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles
April: The Silent Patient by...Continue reading »
Figure out whodunnit with fellow mystery book lovers. This group reads all types of mysteries from cozy to gritty and everything in between.Continue reading »