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E.g., 03/20/2019

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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.

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

January 10: Pieces of Her by Karin Slaughter
February 14: Tailspin by Sandra Brown
March 14: Born a Crime by Trevor Noah
April 11: A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles

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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, call (913)826- 4600. When you call to register, the moderator will...

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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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Discover what's percolating in the Kansas Legislature. Representatives and Senators with constituents in Johnson County will discuss the new legislative session, followed by Q&A. You bring the questions, we provide the coffee and doughnuts. 

Panelists will include:

  • Senator Dinah Sykes, District 21
  • Representative Stephanie Clayton, District 19
  • Representative Jan Kessinger, District 20
  • Representative Nancy Lusk, District 22
  • Representative Jarrod Ousley, District 24
  • Representative Willie Dove, District 38

All...

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

January:  1984 by George Orwell
February:  Less by Andrew Sean Greer 
March:  Calypso by David Sedaris
April:  The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton

 

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Join this Maker community and socialize with other experienced needlers, share you expertise or to get advice on a new project. Some members make items to donate to local charities, spreading the joy of Making.

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The Black & Veatch MakerSpace is your exploratorium of technologic contraptions! There's a lot to learn, so get started at MakerSpace Beginners Night. We'll introduce and demonstrate 3D printing, laser cutting, CNC machining, design software and electronics. Once you are introduced, you can come back and get to know MakerSpace better. No registration required.

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Carmack Community Room

Veterans Reader Theater will share work written by veterans and by their families. Readings will represent life before, during and after military service. Readers will tell the complete story of military life: from boot camp, to time in-service, and life afterward.

Presented by Kansas City Veterans Writing Team.

See all of the events in our Now Presenting series.

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