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E.g., 01/16/2018
E.g., 01/16/2018

Meeting Room

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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Storytime Room

Older preschoolers will enjoy this longer Storytime. Stories, songs, fingerplays and movement activities encourage pre-reading skills. Ages 3-6 and a caregiver. Seating is limited. Please arrive 15 minutes early to pick up a ticket. A 6 by 6 program

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The Maker Meetup is the perfect time to chat and tinker with other makers, entrepreneurs, engineers, hobbyists and designers. Explore other peoples' projects and share your own challenges and goals. Knowledge, connections, inspiration and community involvement is what we're Making!

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Meeting Room

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

January: The Alice Network by Kate Quinn
February: Wonder by R.J. Palacio
March: A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles
April:...

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Pickard Conference Room

American girls love to read, and this Book Club helps American girls read more. American Girl® offers many character stories exploring historical perspectives from a girl's point of view. Join this group to read and craft with your American Girl. Borrow a special copy of the book from the Youth Services desk. Ages 8-12.

January: Julie Book 2: Soaring High 
February: Samantha Book 2: Lost and Found 
March: Josefina Book 2: Second Chances
April: Kit Book 2: Turning Things Around

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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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Carmack Community Room

Professor Megan E. Williams, program coordinator for the Emily Taylor Center for Women & Gender Equity at KU, will consider Lena Horne as a multi-faceted persona - militant activist, mother, glamour girl, speech writer, political citizen and author of an opinion column in a radical black newspaper, drawing on personal experiences to critique postwar oppression. Q&A following lecture. Light refreshments served.

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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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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.  A 6 by 6 program.

Continue reading »
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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