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E.g., 01/16/2019
E.g., 01/16/2019

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

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Drop by the Library and get help from a Homework Coach. Get more details or see the full schedule »

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A lapsit storytime of songs, rhymes, and movement for babies. Introduce your little ones to the sounds and rhythms of the spoken word and give them a head start on language learning. Designed for birth to 18 months and a caregiver. Seating is limited. Please arrive 15 minutes early to pick up a ticket. Siblings welcome.

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Storytime Room

Toddlers will enjoy this storytime with short stories, songs, fingerplays, and movement activities to reinforce early language learning. Designed for ages 18 months to 3 years and a caregiver. Seating is limited. Please arrive 15 minutes early to pick up a ticket. Siblings welcome.

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Small Meeting Room

Spanish-language learners, let us help you enhance your conversational skills. We'll read and discuss articles together, in Spanish. Good for intermediate and advanced levels. 

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Drop by the Library and get help from a Homework Coach. Get more details or see the full schedule »

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Every family has a story. Yours might be about an ancient ancestor, your 200 member extended clan or the new family you recently embraced. "Family" is what we'll explore and document in this program for Girl Scout Brownies working on their My Family Story badge. Each participant will create a scrapbook that is a place to record facts about family, create a family tree and encourage conversations with family members. Space is limited to 24 students for this popular program. Register online or call 913-826-4600.

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This workshop is for patrons who have already used MakerSpace 3D printers, or attended a 3D Thursday workshop. Registration required, each registrant may bring a guest. Register online or call 913-826-4600.

Are you looking to take your MakerSpace 3D prints to the next level? Come learn to use slicing program Cura’s advanced functions with Maker-In-Residence Steve Jahnke. Adjusting infill, changing printing speed, managing supports and offset fit for your prints are some of the topics in this workshop for experienced 3D printer users and 3D modelers. 

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Author George Frazier will describe native geological formations that defy our state's flat stereotype.

Check out the other Kansas Day Series events!

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Bullet Journals are a way for people to stay organized in a forgiving manner. It is simply a journal that you use to create ways to keep yourself on task and balanced. This could be everything from a simple to-do list to a daily/weekly/monthly calendar to tracking what you do. Teen Bullet Journal Meetup is a way of keeping oneself organized and balanced and the meetup is a place to be creative and learn with and from other teens. There is no right or wrong way, one can do whatever works best for them. This is an opportunity to get together with other teens to bounce ideas off each other...

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