The Maker-in-Residence program connects local Makers with the community, providing an opportunity to share knowledge and experiences. The program, offering a four-month residency to a local Maker of note, is made possible through a grant by Black & Veatch. Fall 2017 our Maker-in-Residence is Dave Cedillo.Continue reading »
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Parents and caregivers, we know you're carrying quite the cargo when you're caring for kids! If you're at capacity and could use either a clone or a coffee, peruse our calendar of events for caregivers!Read More
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 United States is one of the keys to success, and communication is essential to make friends, maintain business and to find jobs. Many more things can be achieved through learning or improving our level of English.Continue reading »
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.Continue reading »
The MakerSpace makes Raspberry (Pi) Jam! Drop in with your favorite pocket computer and micro SD card to setup for most DIY projects. We'll also show off a selection of projects including a tiny retro-gaming arcade, a magic smart mirror and more.
Bring a Raspberry Pi, Pi Zero or Pi W computer and micro SD card. Registration is required; register online or call 913-826-4600.Continue reading »
We pass the stories of the military service of our ancestors from generation to generation. Did your ancestor really serve? How long and where did he/she serve? Learn how to employ genealogy strategies and places to begin your military research for your ancestors.Continue reading »
This hands-on computer class introduces you to the use of Microsoft Excel as a personal financial organization tool. Learn basic Excel commands to create a personal budget spreadsheet.
Register online or call 913-826-4600.Continue reading »
Crafters and makers often work in solitude but you don't have to! Join the Maker community at this weekly meet-up. Socialize with other experienced makers, share your expertise with beginners or get advice on a new project. Some of our members make items to donate to local charities, spreading the joy of making.Continue reading »
Learn tips and tricks to improve your Google search. Kokovi Lawson from Google Fiber will share how to improve your searching skills and protect online privacy.Continue reading »
The topic of September 26th's program will be credit reports. Understand how credit scores affect you. Learn what credit scores tell lenders, and find out how to improve your score. Presented by Anju Mishra, an HCCI Certified Credit Counseler.
This is part of a five-part Women & Money series developed by women for women of all ages and income levels. Offered in partnership with Housing and Credit...Continue reading »
The only thing as enjoyable as a good book is talking about it.Continue reading »