All Classes and Events

E.g., 07/18/2019
E.g., 07/18/2019

Carmack Community Room

The Johnson County Library Board are appointed by the Johnson County Board of County Commissioners for a four-year term, and may be reappointed for an additional four-year term.

For more information, visit our Library Board's page.

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The MakerSpace Passport Program is a great way to learn about Maker ideas, tools and skills. Each week a new project is presented by our Library Makers and Youth Services team. Participants can complete a series of different weekly projects using a variety of materials and methods. This is an open, walk-in program: you come in, make something with us, and take home something awesome. Pick up a Summer MakerSpace Passport your first time, and get it stamped after your workshops. Kids who complete one of each week’s activities will be entered in a Grand Prize drawing. Best for ages 6-12 who...

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Registration opens 30 days in advance of each session. Register online for this program or call 913.826.4600. For this program, registration will open July 8 at 9 am.

Micro:bit is a super easy-to-use, tiny and powerful micro-controller. In this workshop you will learn to code a simple program, transfer it to the micro:bit and see the result. Session participants get to keep their micro:bit to take home and code on their own! Supplies provided. 

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Let’s read for fun! Club kids get together to talk about a new book, meet kids from other schools and explore fresh ideas. We provide a free book to the first 10 kids who sign up. Keep it if you like, give it to a friend and invite them to the Club, or return it for other Club kids to enjoy. Bring your lunch and join us for lively discussion. The Library will have a tasty treat to go with your lunch. Best for ages 9-12, and all kids welcome. Stop by the Youth Services desk to register and get your free book. Supplies are limited; sign up early!

June: The Boy on the Porch by Sharon...

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This event is at Lenexa City Hall, Community Forum (indoors), 17101 W. 87th St. Pkwy., Lenexa, KS 66219.

"And God Did Shake the Pear: Shakespeare for Everyday Living" is a one-man show with inspirational and humorous anecdotes by Scott Cox, the director of Living Shakespeare, a rehabilitative theatre program at Lansing Correctional Facility. 

Admission is free. To stay notified of event cancellations, call our notification line at 913.477.7170.

City Center Live is partnership between the City of Lenexa and Johnson County Library. 

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Adults interested in practicing English to improve their level, can attend free classes at Oak Park Library every Saturday morning. The levels are basic, intermediate and advanced. There is no registration or exams.

Los adultos interesados en recibir clases de inglés para mejorar su nivel, pueden asistir a las clases que se imparten en la Biblioteca de Oak Park todos los sábados en la mañana. Los cursos de inglés que se imparten son: básico, intermedio y avanzado, los interesados pueden ir los sábados en la mañana para asistir a las clases gratuitas sin necesidad de que presenten...

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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 and Wayside Waifs.

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