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E.g., 06/17/2019
E.g., 06/17/2019

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. Best for ages 8-12.

May: Hula for the Home Front: A Nanea Classic
June: The Stolen Sapphire: A Samantha Mystery
July: Taking Off: A MaryEllen Classic
August: Luciana, Braving the Deep

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A lapsit program of songs, rhymes and movement for babies.  Introduce your little one 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.  Siblings welcome

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The whole family will enjoy this flexible storytime. Hearing stories is a great way to spend time with your kids and help them foster a love of reading. Stories, songs, fingerplays, and movement activities foster pre-reading skills. Fun for the whole family.

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This program encourages your children to appreciate and learn through the exploration of reading, math, science and other fun topics. Ages 4-12.

Este programa anima a sus hijos a apreciar y aprender por medio de la exploración de la lectura, matemáticas, ciencias y otros temas divertidos. Edades 4-12 años bienvenidos.

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Catholic Charities operates the Kids Summer Food Program in partnership with the USDA and Kansas Department of Education. Children up to age 18 can receive a free nutritious sack breakfast at Antioch Library or a free nutritious sack lunch at Central Resource Library.

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

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Register online for this program or call 913.826.4600.

It’s time to play some drums! Participants will learn about Ghana in West Africa and explore a drumming tradition that dates back 800 years. Experience how music is an integral part of all societies of this region. Through a hands-on workshop we will see how music speaks to a community, and how it can make a village dance. Ages 12-18.

Presented by Bird Fleming of the Traditional Music Society.

Fleming is a professional...

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Register online for this program or call 913.826.4600.

It’s time to play some drums! Participants will learn about Ghana in West Africa and explore a drumming tradition that dates back 800 years. Experience how music is an integral part of all societies of this region. Through a hands-on workshop we will see how music speaks to a community, and how it can make a village dance. Ages 12-18.

Presented by Bird Fleming of the Traditional Music Society.

Fleming is a professional...

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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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