All Classes and Events

Summer Guide 2018
E.g., 06/21/2018
E.g., 06/21/2018

Is the music we listen to connected to our mood? Do tempo, melody and rhythm affect our emotions? This interactive program will play familiar musical pieces to inspire kids ages 3 to 8 in their appreciation of music and to create a desire to learn more about themselves. Presented in partnership with the Educational Outreach of the Kansas City Civic Orchestra. 

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Catholic Charities operates the Kids Summer Food Program in partnership with the USDA and the Kansas Department of Education. Children up to 18 years of age receive a free nutritious sack breakfast at the Antioch Library on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays or a free nutritious sack lunch at the Central Resource Library M-F. See the full schedule here »

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Is the music we listen to connected to our mood? Do tempo, melody and rhythm affect our emotions? This interactive program will play familiar musical pieces to inspire kids ages 3 to 8 in their appreciation of music and to create a desire to learn more about themselves. Presented in partnership with the Educational Outreach of the Kansas City Civic Orchestra. 

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Catholic Charities operates the Kids Summer Food Program in partnership with the USDA and the Kansas Department of Education. Children up to 18 years of age receive a free nutritious sack breakfast at the Antioch Library on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays or a free nutritious sack lunch at the Central Resource Library M-F. See the full schedule here »

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Is the music we listen to connected to our mood? Do tempo, melody and rhythm affect our emotions? This interactive program will play familiar musical pieces to inspire kids ages 3 to 8 in their appreciation of music and to create a desire to learn more about themselves. Presented in partnership with the Educational Outreach of the Kansas City Civic Orchestra. Space is limited. Please arrive 15 minutes early to get a ticket.

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The MakerSpace will be closed on June 23rd & 24th to participate in the 8th annual Maker Faire at Union Station! Some say the Maker Faire is the greatest show (& tell) on earth - a family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity, and resourcefulness. Last year the event drew more than 18,000 attendees, volunteers, and makers of every variety. Pick up your tickets now »

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Colorín Colorado es un programa que se ofrece a niños cuyos padres asisten a las clases de ínglés. En este programa los niños aprenden con múltiples actividades que han sido específicamente diseñadas para ellos. Las actividades incluyen trabajos manuales, juegos, cuentos, canciones, entre otros. Lo más importante es que los niños reafirman su capacidad de interacción con otros niños. Presentado por bibliotecarios y voluntarios. Niños de 4 a 12 años.

Colorín Colorado provides activities for children whose parents are studying in the English classes on Saturday mornings. Children will...

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This relaxed, friendly session allows kids to practice their reading skills with a Library-certified local teen. A child’s reading improves with practice and our teens’ vocabulary will benefit, too. Presented in partnership with the Johnson County Library Teen Volunteer Program.

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Lugnuts: Un mono que fue rescatado de Arkansas es muy nervioso y no muy inteligente ya que arruina su canción favorita.

¡Este espectáculo de 40 minutos es una combinación de ventriloquía, comedia, magia y MÚSICA! Este evento es bilingüe.

Lugnuts: A rescue monkey from Arkansas is very nervous and not very smart as he messes up his favorite song.

This 40-minute show combines ventriloquism, comedy, magic and MUSIC! This program is bilingual.

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A child's reading improves with practice. This relaxed, friendly session allows kids to practice their reading skills with a certified and well-behaved therapy dog as an audience. Presented in partnership with Pets for Life or Intermountain Therapy Animals. 

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