All Classes and Events

E.g., 10/17/2019
E.g., 10/17/2019

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A lapsit program of songs, rhymes and movements 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. 

Twenty minutes of storytime followed by twenty minutes of stay-n-play. 

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Spanish-language learners, let us help you to enhance your conversational skills. We’ll read and discuss articles together, in Spanish, with helpful native speakers and advanced students. Good for intermediate and advanced levels.

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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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Monday-Thursday, weekly (except school holidays). With lots of resources, tips and friendly smiles Homework Help Coaches are ready to lend a hand. Students can bring specific homework assignments to work on, such as book reports or science projects; vocabulary, spelling, reading and writing skills; math; and social studies. All ages welcome; students in grades 2-8 are given priority. English language learners (ELL) are welcome. Students served on a first-come, first-served basis; busy times may require a wait. Generously supported by the Ewing Marion Kauffman...

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Meeting Room

September 12: The Chilbury Ladies' Choir by Jennifer Ryan

October 10: Code Girls by Liza Mundy

November 14: Raspberry Danish Murder by Joanne Fluke

December 12: Seasonal Book of Your Choice

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Register online for this program or call 913.826.4600. Registration opens August 1 at 9 am.

Books have been used for centuries to record and pass on information. They also allow us to enjoy worlds beyond our reach through the imaginative words of others. This program is for Girl Scout Cadettes working on their Book Artist Badge. We will explore the art of bookbinding, and each participant will create a book with end-papers as well as an accordion book using scrapbooking elements. Scout leaders and parents may be asked to assist with the small group work. Designed...

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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 November 12 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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Artists Barry Anderson, Jose Faus, Nathan Neufeld and Miguel Rivera are exhibiting at Central Resource Library this fall. In this panel discussion they’ll provide perspectives on their current works, their journey to this point in their careers plus new works on the horizon. Gain insight into the complexity and depth of their work as they discuss taking risks and navigating their ideas, as well as responding to comments and questions from the audience. Moderated by arts journalist Laura Spencer. A reception with light refreshments will be held 6 - 6:30 pm.

Venture into Optics is a...

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Johnson County Genealogy Society are available to help with general questions Monday-Saturday, 9 am - 5 pm, at the Genealogy Desk at Central Resource Library. For those looking for a little extra help with either Basic Genealogy or DNA & Genetic Genealogy, we also offer free one-on-one sessions that can be booked in advance. If you would like to sign up for an appointment, please visit our website for a link to the SignUpGenius page to view the available appointment times. You may also email ...

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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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