All Classes and Events

Summer Guide 2018
E.g., 07/18/2018
E.g., 07/18/2018

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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: The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
June: Hero of the Empire by Candice Millard
July:...

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Everyone loves Lego® bricks, the colorful interlocking pieces with their array of gears, mini-figures and other mechanical parts. Visit the Library and help build something awesome, we'll supply the Legos®. For younger children, Lego® play reinforces hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity and it's fun! Ages 7-12.

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Meeting Room

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 fellow foodies in a conversation and potluck. Each month features a varied food theme and a guest speaker from a local restaurant or food business. Come with an appetite for testing different fares and learning from a local expert. Attendees bring a potluck dish and share in a meal exploring that month’s theme. 

June: "Beer" with Pete Dulin, local expert and author
July: "Bread" with Great Harvest Bread Co.
August: "Tomatoes" with Kurlbaum Dry Farmed Heirloom Tomatoes

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Drop by the library for tactile play with wooden train tracks and buried treasure. Sorting objects and imaginative play both enhance a child's narrative skills. 

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

May: The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
June: Hero of the Empire by Candice Millard
July:...

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A lapsit program of songs, rhymes and movement for the very young. Introduce your little ones to the sounds and rhythms of the spoken word and give them a head start on language learning. Birth to 24 months and a caregiver. Older siblings welcome.

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Meeting Room

A lapsit program of songs, rhymes and movement for the very young. Introduce your little ones to the sounds and rhythms of the spoken word and give them a head start on language learning. Birth to 24 months and a caregiver. Older siblings welcome.

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This popular meet-up includes a potluck dinner and group discussion about cookbooks, cooking and, of course, food. Each month features a specific nationality or type of cuisine, with discussion led by special guest speakers who are food professionals. You can share new or favorite dishes, test others' creations, learn about new expert techniques and discuss food with other foodies.

Sept: Dairy with Shatto Milk Company
Oct: Authentic Mexican with Cacao Restaurante
Nov: Re-purposed Food with NourishKC
Dec: Butter with Panya's Kitchen

 

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