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E.g., 01/16/2019
E.g., 01/16/2019

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

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

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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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American girls love to read, and this Book Club helps American girls read more. American Girl offers many character stories exploring historical perspectives from a girl's point of view. Join this group to read and craft with your American Girl. Borrow a special copy of the book from the Youth Services desk. Best for ages 8-12.

January: Read All About It: A Kit Classic
February: Never Stop Singing: A Melody Classic
March: The Journey Begins: A Kaya Classic
April: Turning...

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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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Homeschool families will love this educational session that features a different theme each month. You'll hear expert presentations and demonstrations and learn about related activities. Librarians will provide subject resources for you to further explore each topic. Ages 8-14 only please. Parents are invited to explore the rest of the Library during this independent learning experience. Register online or call 913-826-4600. 

January: Animal Scene Investigation presented by Ernie Miller

February: Insects vs. Spiders presented by Johnson...

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

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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, Wayside Waifs, and Intermountain Therapy Animals.

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

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