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Summer Guide 2018
E.g., 06/22/2018
E.g., 06/22/2018

A child's reading improves with practice. This relaxed, friendly session allows kids to practice their reading skills with a certified and well-behaved therapy dog as an audience. Presented in partnership with Pets for Life or Intermountain Therapy Animals. 

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Hearing stories is a great way to spend time with your kids and help them develop a love of language, books and learning. Stories, songs, fingerplays and movement activities foster pre-reading skills. Ages 3-6 and a caregiver. Fun for the whole family. A 6 by 6 program.

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Hearing stories is a great way to spend time with your kids and help them develop a love of language, books and learning. Stories, songs, fingerplays and movement activities foster pre-reading skills. Ages 3-6 and a caregiver. Fun for the whole family. A 6 by 6 program.

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The only thing as enjoyable as a good book is talking about it!

May: Can't We Talk About Something More Pleasant by Roz Chast
June: A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles
July:...

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A child's reading improves with practice. This relaxed, friendly session allows kids to practice their reading skills with a certified and well-behaved therapy dog as an audience. Presented in partnership with Pets for Life or Intermountain Therapy Animals. 

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The only thing as enjoyable as a good book is talking about it!

May: Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk by Kathleen Rooney
June: A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles
July:...

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Hearing stories is a great way to spend time with your kids and help them develop a love of language, books and learning. Stories, songs, fingerplays and movement activities foster pre-reading skills. Ages 3-6 and a caregiver. Fun for the whole family. A 6 by 6 program.

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Join us for a sneak peek of performances from this year's KC Fringe Festival. Experience a piece of the annual 11-day extravaganza before it even begins. Light refreshments served. Fun for the whole family. 2018 Fringe buttons will be available for purchase at this event. 

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The Young Adult Advisory Council (YAAC) is a group of volunteer teen consultants for the Library who meet monthly to share favorite books; give feedback on the Library website, social media and collections; and suggest public programs. Meet new people, have a snack and receive volunteer credit hours.

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It's hard to not smile while playing ukulele!  If you've ever wanted to learn a musical instrument, the ukulele is a great place to start.  Come to this ukulele workshop for a complete introduction to this happy little instrument, and you'll leave knowing how to tune it, several chords, and how to strum!  No musical knowledge or background needed. This workshop lead by KC Rock Band & Guitar.

Please register to reserve a uke for the workshop. If you are bringing your own ukulele you do not need to register. Register online or call 913.826.4600. 

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