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Summer Guide 2018
E.g., 08/17/2018
E.g., 08/17/2018

Grab a blanket, pack a picnic and get your music on with some of the greatest musical films from your childhood. Live Listen Local concerts kick off each showing. Music starts at 8 pm, movie starts at dusk. August 17th's Movie in the Park is showing at Santa Fe Commons Park in Overland Park.

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Aprender el idioma inglés en los Estados Unidos es una de las claves para triunfar y la comunicación es fundamental para hacer amigos, mantener los negocios, y encontrar trabajo. Muchas cosas más se podrían conseguir si aprendiéramos o mejoráramos nuestro nivel de inglés.

Learning English in the U.S. is one of the keys to success, and communication is essential to make friends, maintain a business and find jobs. Many more things can be achieved through learning or improving our level of English.

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The 1920s was known for great literature. This year, we'll concentrate on mysteries written during the 1920s or about the 1920s. Join us for discussions at the Undertakers' Building of Shawnee Town (our book group outgrew the Farmhouse!). Light refreshments served. Register online or call (913) 826-4600.

May:...

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Meeting Room

The only thing as enjoyable as a good book is talking about it! 

May: Truevine by Beth Macy
June: Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys
July:...

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Crafters and makers often work in solitude but you don't have to! Join this Maker community to socialize with other experienced makers, share your expertise or get advice on a new project. Some members make items to donate to local charities, spreading the joy of making.

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Carmack Community Room

Celebrate the written word! Creative writers have been sharing their work aloud for as long as there has been creative writing. In this session, listen to locally and nationally known writers present their poetry and prose.

The Thomas Zvi Wilson Reading Series is co-sponsored by The Writers Place.

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Aprender el idioma inglés en los Estados Unidos es una de las claves para triunfar y la comunicación es fundamental para hacer amigos, mantener los negocios, y encontrar trabajo. Muchas cosas más se podrían conseguir si aprendiéramos o mejoráramos nuestro nivel de inglés.

Learning English in the U.S. is one of the keys to success, and communication is essential to make friends, maintain a business and find jobs. Many more things can be achieved through learning or improving our level of English.

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Carmack Community Room

Join the Johnson County Genealogical Society (JCGS) and discover research resources available. Society meetings cover business items and training sessions. Learn about the workings of the JCGS as well as specific genealogy research topics.

May: Using Historic Maps for Genealogy
June: Johnson County Library Resources for Genealogy and Local History
July: Finding Your Italian Ancestors: Italian Civil Registration Records
August: Using FamilySearch for Genealogy

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Meeting Room

Crafters and makers often work in solitude but you don't have to! Join this Maker community to socialize with other experienced makers, share your expertise or get advice on a new project. Some members make items to donate to local charities, spreading the joy of making.

Continue reading »

The only thing as enjoyable as a good book is talking about it!

May: The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
June: Hero of the Empire by Candice Millard
July:...

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