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Music with Mar is an early childhood music and movement program using brain research-based activities. Get ready to sing and move to catchy songs, use rhythm sticks and have fun with puppets along with your child. Best for ages 2-5, siblings welcome. Presented by Miss Stephanie of Music with Mar. Space is limited. Pick up a free ticket at the Youth Services Desk when you arrive.
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Board games have brought family and friends together for years, and we are now in a golden age of game choices! Join us for enjoyable games, meet new friends and have new adventures. You can rampage the city as a giant lizard in King of Tokyo, embark on a cross-country train trek in Ticket to Ride or save the world from deadly outbreaks in Pandemic. Bring a personal favorite to share with the group. Snacks and beverages are served. All ages welcome.Continue reading »
The Black & Veatch MakerSpace at Johnson County Library is your exploratorium of technologic contraptions. There’s a lot to learn, so get started at MakerSpace Beginners Night. We’ll introduce 3D printing, laser cutting, CNC machining, design software and electronics. Once you are introduced, you can come back and get to know MakerSpace better!
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This hands-on, creative workshop lets participants take creative risks through an assortment of simple art directives. Art making can serve as a safe place to work out personal issues, test out new ideas and create a template for taking risks in our daily lives. Presented by art therapist Sherri Jacobs. During her 20-year career she has observed countless individuals use creativity to change and grow. No art experience required for this session.Continue reading »
Registration requested for this event. Please register here.
Come check out the new bicycle fix-it stand, and let BikeWalkKC's qualified bike technicians walk you through utilizing the stand to fix a flat tire, general bike care and cleaning, and brake and derailleur adjustments.
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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 »
Register online for this program or call 913.826.4600. Registration opens August 19 at 9 am.
If you have never used a sewing machine, or just want to brush up your skills, this is the perfect workshop to develop / refresh basic machine sewing knowledge. Participants will learn to sew a seam, hem and sew a button hole using a modern sewing machine. Bonus: the machine is available for use after the class session, anytime the MakerSpace is open. BYOM: Bring Your Own Machine if you’d like to learn how to use it.Continue reading »
This event will be held at Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse 9101 Nall Ave., Prairie Village, KS 66207. Please register for this event on Johnson County Parks and Recreation.
Expand your mind and your horizons with a tour of Johnson County Park and Recreation District’s newest park. Join us and a guide to...Continue reading »
Johnson County Genealogical Society helps you discover many research resources. Society meetings cover business items and training sessions. Learn about the workings of the JCGS as well as specific genealogy research topics.
September: Breaking through your genealogy research brick walls
November: Postcards from the past: finding clues to your family history