All Classes and Events

  • Learn about computers and other technology at the Library.

    Tech for You-Know-Who

    Sure, you're used to helping your mom with Facebook, and it's nice to feel needed when your neighbor has to create a digital résumé ... but sometimes you need a break. Send your loved ones to the Library for a techie confidence boost!

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  • Books, Books, Books!

    Books, books, books!

    There's nothing we love quite the way we love books, books, books. Join us in our biblio-geekout and check out all of our Literary events »

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  • Join our Young Adult Advisory Council (YAAC) for some after-hours cosplay.

    Dress Up After Hours

    Update: Our costumes can't compete with icy weather, so we're canceling cosplay ... this time. Join us for upcoming (hopefully warmer) YAAC events.

    Friday, Jan. 13
    5:30 - 8 p.m.
    Leawood Pioneer Library

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  • Celebrate Kansas with us!

    Stately Birthday

    UPDATE: Our Kansas Day event is canceled due to icy weather in the forecast. We're bummed we have to extinguish these birthday candles early, but please join us for our next Second Saturday events.

    Second Saturday, Jan. 14
    10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
    Central Resource Library

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  • Music and Stories with Karen and Amado

    Música and Stories

    Trade cabin fever for Latin fever! Your kids will warm up as they sing and dance like no one's watching with this bilingual jamboree of Music and Stories with Karen and Amado.

    ​Saturdays, Jan. 14 and 28; Feb. 11 and 25
    10:15 - 11 a.m.
    Oak Park Library

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  • The Many in One

    Art and Hors d'oeuvres

    Food, friends and art. It really doesn't get much better than this art reception and discussion.

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  • Make and Meet

    How to Meet a Maker

    You can make more than stuff! Make friends! We have step-by-step instructions for you.

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  • Legislative Coffees

    Perky Politics

    Find out what’s percolating in the Kansas Legislature ... over coffee!

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  • Evening storytimes are for the whole family!

    Nighttime is storytime!

    Grab your blankie and favorite stuffed animal, put on your coziest pajamas and join us at the Library for an evening storytime!

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Carmack Community Room
American girls love to read, and this Book Club helps American girls read more. American Girl® offers many character stories that help explore 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. Ages 8-12.
Meeting Room
This is a group of readers that enjoys a bit of everything.

This group reads a wide variety of books.
Meeting Room
This book group checks out and reads a wide variety of titles.
This relaxed, friendly session allows kids to practice their reading skills with a certified and well-behaved therapy dog as an audience. A child's reading improves with practice - and your dog's vocabulary will benefit, too. Presented in partnership with Pets for Life.

Meeting Room
This relaxed, friendly session allows kids to practice their reading skills with a certified and well-behaved therapy dog as an audience. A child's reading improves with practice - and your dog's vocabulary will benefit, too. Presented in partnership with Pets for Life.

This group reads a wide variety of books. The DeSoto Book Group meets at the TriCentury Bank at 33485 Lexington Ave, De Soto, KS 66018.
Meeting Room
This group chats about everything from fiction to biographies in a relaxed setting. A new title is discussed each month.

Nancy Pickard Room
Polish your skills and find inspiration with fellow writers. We just might help each other become our next great authors! We're working through the exercises in The 3 a.m. Epiphany by Brian Kiteley. We'll provide and receive feedback on written projects. Find the current prompt and extra inspiration at Read Local.
Get together to eat good BBQ and talk about a different type of book each month. This group meets at K&M BBQ at 603 N. Webster, Spring Hill KS 66083.

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