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E.g., 08/19/2019
E.g., 08/19/2019

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.

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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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The Black & Veatch MakerSpace at Johnson County Library is your exploratorium of technologic contraptions. There’s a lot to learn, so get started at MakerSpace Beginners Night. We’ll introduce 3D printing, laser cutting, CNC machining, design software and electronics. Once you are introduced, you can come back and get to know MakerSpace better!

Presented by MakerSpace staff.

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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.

May: Hula for the Home Front: A Nanea Classic
June: The Stolen Sapphire: A Samantha Mystery
July: Taking Off: A MaryEllen Classic
August: Luciana, Braving the Deep

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Music with Mar is an early-childhood music and movement program using brain science to enhance developmental skills. Get ready to pinch bubbles, sing and move to catchy songs, use rhythm sticks and instruments, and have fun with puppets along with your child. Recommended for ages 2-5, siblings welcome. Space is limited for this popular session. Please arrive early to get a free ticket at the Front Desk when you arrive.

Presented by Miss Stephanie of Music with Mar.

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Music with Mar is an early-childhood music and movement program using brain science to enhance developmental skills. Get ready to pinch bubbles, sing and move to catchy songs, use rhythm sticks and instruments, and have fun with puppets along with your child. Recommended for ages 2-5, siblings welcome. Space is limited for this popular session. Please arrive early to get a free ticket at the Front Desk when you arrive.

Presented by Miss Stephanie of Music with Mar.

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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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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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Poets Diane Glancy and Peter Mishler will share selections from their newest collections. There will be time for discussion of the stories and influences behind their poems, and each will touch on their own approach to the craft of writing.

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