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E.g., 03/21/2019
E.g., 03/21/2019

Johnson County has a generally affluent population yet food waste and food insecurity are problems here. According to a study from The Food Policy Council of Johnson County, food waste here is estimated at about 1.6 million pounds annually, valued at approximately  million. During the past five years it has been estimated that 11.6 percent of Johnson County households experienced some kind of food insecurity. 

Join Johnson County Library to examine the issues of hunger. We'll be screening two documentaries, Wasted: the Story of Food Waste,...

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Gently-used books, movies, music & puzzles at bargain prices. Most items 50¢ - $2.00. Cash, check, major credit cards accepted with valid I.D. Ample free parking.

The Cabin Fever Book Sale runs March 21-23. See the full schedule »

Hosted by Friends of the Johnson County Library. Supports the programs, collections and...

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Tailoring, sewing and stitchery are not lost arts. You can learn to repair and customize your clothing. This session includes instruction in simple processes like sewing on a button, patching a hole or adding a pocket. We provide patches and equipment, you bring in that torn sweater. Textile specialist Whitney Manney and the MakerSpace crew are on hand to assist. Registration opens 30 days in advance of the session. Register online or call 913-826-4600.

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Board games have been played for more than 4,000 years – and they never stop being cool. Join a fun-filled evening with new friends and adventures and play one of our many games such as Settlers of Catan, Ticket to Ride and Apples to Apples. You can even bring your personal favorite to share!  All ages are welcomed, with snacks and drinks provided.

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Micro:bit is a super easy-to-use, tiny-and-powerful micro-controller. In this workshop you will learn about the micro:bit, learn to code a simple program, transfer it to the micro:bit and see the result. Session participants get to keep their micro:bit to take home and code on their own!

Registration opens two weeks in advance of each session. Please call or check this event listing at that time. Register online or call 913-826-4600.

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Carmack Community Room

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 evening of performances. The Players will perform First Kisses by Jay D. Hanagan.

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

The Lackman Book Group meets at Lenexa City Center, City Hall, Prairie Star Room, 17101 W. 87th St. Pkwy., Lenexa, KS 66219.

January: Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult
February: House of Broken Angels by Luis Alberto Urrea
March: Life in a Jar by H. Jack Mayer
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Gently-used books, movies, music & puzzles at bargain prices. Most items 50¢ - $2.00. Cash, check, major credit cards accepted with valid I.D. Ample free parking.

The Cabin Fever Book Sale runs March 21-23. See the full schedule »

Hosted by Friends of the Johnson County Library. Supports the programs, collections and...

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Johnson County has a generally affluent population yet food waste and food insecurity are problems here. According to a study from The Food Policy Council of Johnson County, food waste here is estimated at about 1.6 million pounds annually, valued at approximately  million. During the past five years it has been estimated that 11.6 percent of Johnson County households experienced some kind of food insecurity. 

Join Johnson County Library to examine the issues of hunger. We'll be screening two documentaries, Wasted: the Story of Food Waste,...

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Los adultos interesados en recibir clases de inglés para mejorar su nivel, pueden asistir a las clases que se imparten en la Biblioteca de Oak Park todos los sábados en la mañana. Los cursos de inglés que se imparten son: básico, 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 clasificación, tampoco es necesario inscribirse.

Adults interested in practicing English to improve their level, can attend free classes at the Oak Park Library every Saturday morning. The levels are basic,...

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