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  • Books, Books, Books!

    Books, books, books!

    There's nothing we love quite the way we love books, books, books. Join us in our biblio-geekout and check out all of our Literary events »

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  • Music and Stories with Karen and Amado

    Música and Stories

    Trade cabin fever for Latin fever! Your kids will warm up as they sing and dance like no one's watching with this bilingual jamboree of Music and Stories with Karen and Amado.

    ​Saturdays, Jan. 14 and 28; Feb. 11 and 25
    10:15 - 11 a.m.
    Oak Park Library

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  • Evening storytimes are for the whole family!

    Nighttime is storytime!

    Grab your blankie and favorite stuffed animal, put on your coziest pajamas and join us at the Library for an evening storytime!

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  • The Library gives spring holidays a scientific spin!

    Sweet Science

    Roses are red,
    Violets are blue;
    We love science,
    And so will you!

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  • Enjoy this unique event to support the Johnson County Library Foundation from the comfort of home.

    #jocobookball

    Join us for a one-of-a-kind celebration ... at YOUR house!

    Sunday, March 5
    All Day

    Your House

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  • Much like a rope, a world cafe allows people to share ideas that come together to build a stronger collective wisdom.

    World Cafe

    World Cafe: Your taste buds may want coffee, but your mind craves constructive conversation. It's a community dialogue that allows individual ideas to intertwine and form a strong rope of collective wisdom.

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  • Calling all young cookie lovers, this event has some delicious discoveries in store for you!

    A Delicious Day

    Don't miss your chance to Write Something Delicious!

    Second Saturday
    March 11

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E.g., 02/28/2017

A lapsit program of songs, rhymes and movement for the very young. Introduce your little one 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. 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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Older preschoolers will enjoy this longer Storytime. Stories, songs, fingerplays and movement activities encourage pre-reading skills. Ages 3-6 and a caregiver. A 6 by 6 program.

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Older preschoolers will enjoy this longer Storytime. Stories, songs, fingerplays and movement activities encourage pre-reading skills. Ages 3-6 and a caregiver. A 6 by 6 program.

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Storytime Room

This 20-minute Storytime includes short stories, songs, fingerplays and movement activities to reinforce early language learning. Ages 2-3 and a caregiver. Please arrive 15 minutes early to pick up a ticket. A 6 by 6 program.

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A lapsit program of songs, rhymes and movement for the very young. Introduce your little one 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. A 6 by 6 program.

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This program of songs, rhymes and fingerplays is for the very young, introduce your little one to the sounds of classic rhymes and music and give them a head start on language learning. Ages 12-24 months and a caregiver. Older siblings welcome. A 6 by 6 program.

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Meeting Room

Older preschoolers will enjoy this longer Storytime. Stories, songs, fingerplays and movement activities encourage pre-reading skills. Ages 3-6 and a caregiver. A 6 by 6 program.

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Tech Tuesdays is your drop-in go-to for all questions about using Library technology. Drop-in to get hands-on help with basic computer skills, internet or email. Learn how to access our growing eLibrary on your tablet or smartphone. This is a relaxed, friendly forum for specific tech questions. We’re committed to improving the digital literacy of our Library users.

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Carmack Community Room

This 20-minute Storytime includes short stories, songs, fingerplays and movement activities to reinforce early language learning. Ages 2-3 and a caregiver. A 6 by 6 program.

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