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E.g., 11/20/2019
E.g., 11/20/2019

A moving child is a learning child. Grounded in best practices and current research, this session helps connect the dots that link brain activity, motor and sensory development, movement, and early learning. Movement experts from Johnson County Park & Recreation District will lead 45 minutes of activities, exercises and games. Best for ages 3-5.

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Preschoolers will enjoy this longer storytime that features stories, songs, fingerplays, and movement activities to encourage pre-reading skills. Designed for ages 3-6 and a caregiver. Siblings welcome. Seating is limited. Please arrive early to pick up a name tag at the desk near the Storytime Room.

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Meeting Room

A lapsit program of songs, rhymes and movements for babies. Introduce your little one to the sounds and rhythms of the spoken word and give them a head start on language learning. Designed for birth to 18 months and a caregiver. Siblings welcome. 

Twenty minutes of storytime followed by twenty minutes of stay-n-play. 

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Spanish-language learners, let us help you to enhance your conversational skills. We’ll read and discuss articles together, in Spanish, with helpful native speakers and advanced students. Good for intermediate and advanced levels.

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Carmack Community Room

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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Monday-Thursday, weekly (except school holidays). With lots of resources, tips and friendly smiles Homework Help Coaches are ready to lend a hand. Students can bring specific homework assignments to work on, such as book reports or science projects; vocabulary, spelling, reading and writing skills; math; and social studies. All ages welcome; students in grades 2-8 are given priority. English language learners (ELL) are welcome. Students served on a first-come, first-served basis; busy times may require a wait. Generously supported by the Ewing Marion Kauffman...

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Meeting Room

September 12: The Chilbury Ladies' Choir by Jennifer Ryan

October 10: Code Girls by Liza Mundy

November 14: Raspberry Danish Murder by Joanne Fluke

December 12: Seasonal Book of Your Choice

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Register online for this program or call 913.826.4600. Registration opens August 1 at 9 am.

Books have been used for centuries to record and pass on information. They also allow us to enjoy worlds beyond our reach through the imaginative words of others. This program is for Girl Scout Cadettes working on their Book Artist Badge. We will explore the art of bookbinding, and each participant will create a book with end-papers as well as an accordion book using scrapbooking elements. Scout leaders and parents may be asked to assist with the small group work. Designed...

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Registration opens 30 days in advance of each session. Register online for this program or call 913.826.4600. For this program, registration will open November 12 at 9 am.

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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