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Join this maker community and socialize with other experienced needlers. You can share your expertise or get advice on a new project. Some members make items to donate to local charities, spreading the joy of making. Bring your own supplies and needle with us.Continue reading »
The Black & Veatch MakerSpace at Johnson County Library is your exploratorium of technologic contraptions. There’s a lot to learn, so get started at MakerSpace Beginners Night. We’ll introduce 3D printing, laser cutting, CNC machining, design software and electronics. Once you are introduced, you can come back and get to know MakerSpace better!
Presented by MakerSpace staff.Continue reading »
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
This book club meets at Lenexa City Center City Hall, Prairie Star Room, 17101 W. 87th St. Pkwy., Lenexa, KS 66219
Let's read for fun! Club kids get together to talk about a new book, make new friends, enjoy snacks and explore fresh ideas. Bonus fun: build your own home library. We provide a free book while supplies last. Keep it if you like, give it to a friend and invite them to our Club, or return it for other Club kids to enjoy. Stop by the Youth Services desk to pick up your book. Best for ages 9-12.
May: Book Tasting (Bring Your Own Book)
June: The Reluctant...
Johnson County Library sponsors a monthly creative writing contest. Four local writers – Tim Tankard, Mary Silwance, Martha Gershun and Kayla Wiltfong – will each share their winning entry. Learn more about the monthly writing contest and enter your works »Continue reading »
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.Continue reading »
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.Continue reading »