All Classes and Events

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

The location for Great Books Discussion is:

November 14: Antioch Library - Meeting room
December 5: Central Resource LIbrary - Conference Room 3

This group reads works chosen by the Great Books Foundation, an independent, nonprofit educational organization that creates reading and discussion programs. We discuss books using the "shared inquiry" format that enables exploration of the ideas and meaning found in what's read. "Shared inquiry" centers on interpretive questions that have more than one plausible answer and lead to engaging...

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Johnson County Genealogy Society are available to help with general questions Monday-Saturday, 9 am - 5 pm, at the Genealogy Desk at Central Resource Library. For those looking for a little extra help with either Basic Genealogy or DNA & Genetic Genealogy, we also offer free one-on-one sessions that can be booked in advance. If you would like to sign up for an appointment, please visit our website for a link to the SignUpGenius page to view the available appointment times. You may also email ...

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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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If you love organization and want to get creative about it, Teen Bullet Journal Club is for you. You might just be working on your to-do list, or fine-tuning the details of your daily/weekly/monthly calendars. This is an opportunity to get together with other teens to exchange ideas, learn how to be more organized and have fun. Bullet journals are a simple, personalized way to keep track of your life. There is no right or wrong way – you create what works best for you. A new bullet journal skill is highlighted each month. We provide the supplies, you bring the creativity.

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Adults interested in practicing English to improve their level can attend free classes at Oak Park Library every Saturday morning. The levels are basic, intermediate and advanced. There is no registration or exams.

Los adultos interesados en recibir clases de inglés para mejorar su nivel, pueden asistir a las clases que se imparten en la Biblioteca de Oak Park todos los sábados en la mañana. Los cursos de inglés que se imparten son: básico, intermedio y avanzado, los interesados pueden ir los sábados en la mañana para asistir a las clases gratuitas sin necesidad de que presenten...

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Meeting Room

Space is limited; register online or call 913.826.4600. ’Tis the season for making houses out of cookies! Each participant will build a simple gingerbread house where they can hang out with their gingerbread friends. Best for children with a caregiver. 

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Space is limited; register online or call 913.826.4600. ’Tis the season for making houses out of cookies! Each participant will build a simple gingerbread house where they can hang out with their gingerbread friends. Best for children with a caregiver. 

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This relaxed, friendly session allows kids to practice their reading skills one-on-one with a certified and well-behaved therapy dog as audience. A child’s reading improves with practice - and our dog’s vocabulary will benefit, too. Presented
in partnership with Pets for Life, Inc.and Wayside Waifs.

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Space is limited; register online or call 913.826.4600. ’Tis the season for making houses out of cookies! Each participant will build a simple gingerbread house where they can hang out with their gingerbread friends. Best for children with a caregiver. 

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Space is limited; register online or call 913.826.4600. ’Tis the season for making houses out of cookies! Each participant will build a simple gingerbread house where they can hang out with their gingerbread friends. Best for children with a caregiver. 

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