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E.g., 02/27/2020
E.g., 02/27/2020

Johnson County Genealogical Society helps you discover many research resources. Society meetings cover business items and training sessions. Learn about the workings of the JCGS as well as specific genealogy research topics.

January: How to Date Old Photographs, Midwest Genealogy Center
February: “Broke but not out of luck” – Exploring Bankruptcy Records for Genealogy, Jennifer Audsley-Moore, National Archives Kansas City
April: Heraldry and Genealogy: The Truth Behind Your “Family” Coat of Arms, Angela Fields

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Register for this program online or call 913.826.4600.

elementia honoree Rudy Francisco will lead a workshop for aspiring poets and spoken word artists. Whether you’re looking to turn poetry and performance into a profession or refine the work you create just for yourself, you will build confidence in your work and learn how writing, poetry and oral storytelling can empower and connect you to yourself and others.

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As an artist, Rudy Francisco combines activism and poetry to enlighten the minds of those who witness his performance. Enjoy a rare performance by one of the most recognizable names in spoken word poetry. Local poet Jen Harris will interview Francisco before the performance. Light refreshments will be served.

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Meeting Room

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

Wednesdays, May 6, June 3, July 8, August 5 1:30-3:00 pm

May: The Calculating Stars by Mary Robinette Kowal

June: A Woman of No Importance: The Untold Story of the American Spy Who Helped Win WWII by Sonia Purnell

July: Life After Life by Kate Atkinson

August:...

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Meeting Room

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

Wednesdays, May 6, June 3, July 8, August 5 1:30-3:00 pm

May: The Calculating Stars by Mary Robinette Kowal

June: A Woman of No Importance: The Untold Story of the American Spy Who Helped Win WWII by Sonia Purnell

July: Life After Life by Kate Atkinson

August:...

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Meeting Room

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

Wednesdays, May 6, June 3, July 8, August 5 1:30-3:00 pm

May: The Calculating Stars by Mary Robinette Kowal

June: A Woman of No Importance: The Untold Story of the American Spy Who Helped Win WWII by Sonia Purnell

July: Life After Life by Kate Atkinson

August:...

Continue reading »

Meeting Room

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

Wednesdays, May 6, June 3, July 8, August 5 1:30-3:00 pm

May: The Calculating Stars by Mary Robinette Kowal

June: A Woman of No Importance: The Untold Story of the American Spy Who Helped Win WWII by Sonia Purnell

July: Life After Life by Kate Atkinson

August:...

Continue reading »

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