All Classes and Events

E.g., 06/21/2019
E.g., 06/21/2019

Drop by the Library and get help from a Homework Coach. Get more details or see the full schedule »

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This book club meets at Lenexa City Center City Hall, Prairie Star Room, 17101 W. 87th St. Pkwy., Lenexa, KS 66219

Let's read for fun! Club kids get together to talk about a new book, make new friends, enjoy snacks and explore fresh ideas. Bonus fun: build your own home library. We provide a free book while supplies last. Keep it if you like, give it to a friend and invite them to our Club, or return it for other Club kids to enjoy. Stop by the Youth Services desk to pick up your book. Best for ages 9-12.

May: Book Tasting (Bring Your Own Book)
June: The Reluctant...

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A child’s reading improves with practice. This relaxed, friendly session allows your kids to practice their reading-out-loud skills with a certified and well-behaved therapy dog as an audience.

Presented in partnership with Pets for Life and Wayside Waifs.

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Registration opens 30 days in advance of each session. Register online for this program or call 913.826.4600.

Micro:bit is a super easy-to-use, tiny and powerful micro-controller. In this workshop you will 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! Supplies provided. 

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Grab a blanket, pack a picnic and get your music on with great local music and box office hits. Movies start at dusk - join us earlier for music and fun.

Flight of the Navigator will be shown at Electric Park, Lenexa. Festivities start at 6 pm. Musical guests Stage 5 Clinger begins at 7:45 pm; movie begins at dusk.

Flight of...

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A child’s reading improves with practice. This relaxed, friendly session allows your kids to practice their reading-out-loud skills with a certified and well-behaved therapy dog as an audience.

Presented in partnership with Pets for Life and Wayside Waifs.

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Let’s turn the Library terrace into a party. We’ll blast some tunes, dance with glow sticks and decorate with chalk at this family-friendly, movement-and-creativity-focused event. Stop by the Library to add your favorite song to our playlist before the party, and get ready to bust out your best dance moves!

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We’ll read Bob Kolar’s new book, Hey Ho to Mars We’ll Go. It’s based on a simple little rhyme that is about a big, complicated idea. We’ll talk about Mars and how humans might get there one day. Then we can each draw our own spaceships. Best for ages 6 and up.

Presented by Bob Kolar, an author, artist, designer and teacher. He has illustrated 33 children’s books, and has written six, two of which became animated TV shows. His work also appears on toys, puzzles, clothing...

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Catholic Charities operates the Kids Summer Food Program in partnership with the USDA and Kansas Department of Education. Children up to age 18 can receive a free nutritious sack breakfast at Antioch Library or a free nutritious sack lunch at Central Resource Library.

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This program encourages your children to appreciate and learn through the exploration of reading, math, science and other fun topics. Ages 4-12.

Este programa anima a sus hijos a apreciar y aprender por medio de la exploración de la lectura, matemáticas, ciencias y otros temas divertidos. Edades 4-12 años bienvenidos.

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