Join this maker community and socialize with other experienced needlers. You can share your expertise or get advice on a new project. Some members make items to donate to local charities, spreading the joy of making. Bring your own supplies and needle with us.Continue reading »
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A lapsit program of songs, rhymes and movement 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 welcomeContinue reading »
The whole family will enjoy this flexible storytime. Hearing stories is a great way to spend time with your kids and help them foster a love of reading. Stories, songs, fingerplays, and movement activities foster pre-reading skills. Fun for the whole family.Continue reading »
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.Continue reading »
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.Continue reading »
The MakerSpace Passport Program is a great way to learn about Maker ideas, tools and skills. Each week a new project is presented by our Library Makers and Youth Services team. Participants can complete a series of different weekly projects using a variety of materials and methods. This is an open, walk-in program: you come in, make something with us, and take home something awesome. Pick up a Summer MakerSpace Passport your first time, and get it stamped after your workshops. Kids who complete one of each week’s activities will be entered in a Grand Prize drawing. Best for ages 6-12 who...Continue reading »
Register online for this program or call 913.826.4600.
You can help us bring a story to life. Our audience members will read from a script, with all the parts divided among the group. The focus is on reading the text with expressive voices and gestures. This wakes up your voice, face and your whole body, the best tools of creative expression. Kids will learn that each of these personal tools support how feelings, relationships and intentions are communicated in a story. Suitable for ages 6-11.Continue reading »
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.Continue reading »
This Improvisation workshop will help teens feel the strength and possibility of their creative ideas in everyday life. This introduction to improv is a chance to try out its three fundamentals: 1. Yes, And . . .; 2. Ensemble; 3. Risk to Fail. Combining and practicing these rules allows students to find a natural creative voice in a safe space.
Presented by Paige Nelson of Creative Expressions, the Performing Arts Creative Learning Studio.
Nelson combines her extensive education and 15+ years professional...Continue reading »