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Summer Guide 2018
E.g., 08/18/2018
E.g., 08/18/2018

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This 20-minute storytime includes short stories, songs, fingerplays and movement activities to reinforce early language learning. Ages 2-3 years and a caregiver.

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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.Seating is limited. 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 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.

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This Storytime is at  at JCPRD’s New Century Fieldhouse at 551 New Century Pkwy, New Century, KS 66031. 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. Geared for ages 3-6 but fun for the whole family. A 6 by 6 program.

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This is a 30-minute adventure that is fun for all and limited only by your imagination. We may use yoga, music, marionettes, teamwork, books and early literacy skills to get to Storytime Island and back again. Please join us for an early learning experience like no other!

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This is a 30-minute adventure that is fun for all and limited only by your imagination. We may use yoga, music, marionettes, teamwork, books and early literacy skills to get to Storytime Island and back again. Please join us for an early learning experience like no other!

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Homeschool families will love this educational session that features a different theme each month. You'll hear expert presentations and demonstrations and learn about related activities. Librarians will provide subject resources for you to further explore each topic. Ages 8-18 only please. Parents are invited to explore the rest of the Library during this independent learning experience. Register online or call (913) 826-4600.

September 10th: Insect Classifications and Defenses, presented by the Museum at Prairiefire​
October 8th: Whoooo Are the Owls, presented by Ernie...

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

Janet Lander, CSJ offers a Bobbin Lace demonstration at the regular Needlers meeting on Mon. Sept. 24. 

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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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Silent Book Group invites you to bring your own book and spend time reading with others. No book assignment or discussion. It's book group fun minus the pressure. A librarian will be present to recommend new titles for you. The Silent Book Group meets at Groundhouse Coffee, 103 S. Elm St., Gardner, KS 66030.

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