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E.g., 12/16/2017
E.g., 12/16/2017

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Crafters and makers often work in solitude but you don't have to! Join the Maker community at this weekly meet-up. Socialize with other experienced makers, share your expertise with beginners or get advice on a new project. Some of our members make items to donate to local charities, spreading the joy of making.

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Meeting Room

Minecraft gamers unite! Bring your own device to play with fellow fans. Share hacks, trade tips and get ready to discuss all-things Minecraft. Snacks and drinks provided. Ideal for tweens, teens, and families.

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Meeting Room

Board games have been played for more than 4,000 years - and they never stop being fun. Our monthly group plays games like Settlers of Catan, Ticket to Ride and Apples to Apples. Learn fun new board games, bring your favorites to share and get to know new people. All ages welcome. 

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Si te gusta escribir poemas, cuentos, artículos o comentarios y siempre has querido hacerlo un poco más en serio, ven los miércoles a las reuniones del Colectivo de escritores latinos. Esta es la oportunidad de mostrar tu trabajo y de aprender a escribir mejor. El programa se presentará en español. Patrocinado por el Colectivo Escritores Latinos.

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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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Meeting Room

Crafters and makers often work in solitude but you don't have to! Join this Maker community to socialize with other experienced makers, share your expertise or get advice on a new project. Some members make items to donate to local charities, spreading the joy of making.

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Meeting Room

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. 

January: "Pasta" with Joe's Cellar
February: "Irish Food" with Conroy's Pub and Brady's Pub
March: "Oil and Vinegar" with The Tasteful Olive
April: "Cookies" with Dolce Bakery

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Si te gusta escribir poemas, cuentos, artículos o comentarios y siempre has querido hacerlo un poco más en serio, ven los miércoles a las reuniones del Colectivo de escritores latinos. Esta es la oportunidad de mostrar tu trabajo y de aprender a escribir mejor. El programa se presentará en español. Patrocinado por el Colectivo Escritores Latinos.

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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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Carmack Community Room

Whose Streets? (2017) is an unflinching look at the Ferguson uprising following the death of Michael Brown. Grief, long-standing racial tensions and renewed anger brought residents together to hold vigil and protest. Amid the presence of the National Guard, these young community members symbolized a new form of resistance fighting. Discussion following screening. Produced in conjunction with Race Project-KC and the Johnson County Library series on "Time." Running time: 1 hr. 30 min. Not rated.

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