All Classes and Events

E.g., 01/17/2020
E.g., 01/17/2020

Storytime Room

Preschoolers will enjoy this longer storytime that features stories, songs, fingerplays, and movement activities to encourage pre-reading skills. Designed for ages 3-6 and a caregiver. Seating is limited. Please arrive 15 minutes early to pick up a ticket. Siblings welcome.

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Storytime Room

Toddlers will enjoy this storytime with short stories, songs, fingerplays, and movement activities to reinforce early language learning. Designed for ages 18 months to 3 years and a caregiver. Siblings welcome.

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Meeting Room

Preschoolers will enjoy this longer storytime that features stories, songs, fingerplays, and movement activities to encourage pre-reading skills. Designed for ages 3-6 and a caregiver. Seating is limited. Please arrive 15 minutes early to pick up a ticket. Siblings welcome.

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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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Communicate with your baby through touch, stretching, cradling, massaging and movement. Parents and caregivers will experience the benefits of yoga while helping to improve your baby’s kinetic literacy. Certified yoga instructor Erin Schneider will lead this time of mindful movement. No experience necessary.

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Storytime Room

Toddlers will enjoy this storytime with short stories, songs, fingerplays, and movement activities to reinforce early language learning. Designed for ages 18 months to 3 years and a caregiver. Seating is limited. Please arrive 15 minutes early to pick up a ticket. Siblings welcome.

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Meeting Room

Create your bookmark entry for our Friends of Johnson County Library bookmark contest and turn it in, all in one afternoon. You bring an idea and we’ll provide the workspace and art supplies so you can bring it to life. Bold, colorful designs draw the judges’ attention, and you can enter the contest as soon as your masterpiece is complete. 

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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. Our Read to a Dog programs are presented in partnership with Pets for Life, Intermountain Therapy Animals or Wayside Waifs.

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Offered Monday - Thursday, Jan. 6 - May 20 (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. Generously supported by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and the R.A. Long Foundation.

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Registration required; register online or call 913.826.4600. Learn successful techniques to manage all aspects of your internet job search with guidance from a multi-certified resume writer, career and personal branding coach. Attendees will need an ability to navigate internet sites effectively and have an understanding of Microsoft Word.  Sandwiches/sides served starting at 5:30 pm. Presented by Karen Silins of A-Plus Career & Resume.

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