All Classes and Events

E.g., 02/15/2019
E.g., 02/15/2019

Get hands-on with robotics. Kids will use LEGO Education WeDo 2.0 kits to build a robot and program it to perform a task. Learning to code through LEGO lets you use a physical problem-solving tool in your coding exercises. Code comes to life in ways you can see, hear, touch and even chase across the room. The kit guides the process. We provide the kit. Best for ages 6-12. Space is limited for this popular program; register online or call 913-826-4600.

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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 examen de clasificación, tampoco es necesario inscribirse.

Adults interested in practicing English to improve their level, can attend free classes at the Oak Park Library every Saturday morning. The levels are basic,...

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If your resume isn't getting the results you want or if you just need an update, come hear from the experts. This two-part session begins with an interactive presentation about how to make your resume more attention-getting, master the art of the keyword and avoid  common pitfalls. Next, participants can meet one-on-one with a human resources professional for a 20-minute  review of your resume. Bring several copies of your resume. Continental breakfast will be served starting at 9:30 am. Presented by members of the Society for Human Resource Management of Johnson County. One-on-one spots...

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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, Wayside Waifs, and Intermountain Therapy Animals.

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The Young Adult Advisory Council is a group of volunteer teen Library consultants who meet monthly to share favorite books, give feedback on the Library website, social media and collections, and to suggest public programs. Meet new people, have a snack and receive volunteer credit hours.  

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Board games have been played for more than 4,000 years – and they never stop being cool. Join a fun-filled evening with new friends and adventures and play one of our many games such as Settlers of Catan, Ticket to Ride and Apples to Apples. You can even bring your personal favorite to share!  All ages are welcomed, with snacks and drinks provided.

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

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A lapsit storytime of songs, rhymes, and movement for babies. Introduce your little ones 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. Seating is limited. Please arrive 15 minutes early to pick up a ticket. Siblings welcome.

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