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Fall Guide 2018
E.g., 12/10/2018
E.g., 12/10/2018

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The only thing as enjoyable as a good book is talking about it.

SeptemberThe Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen
OctoberBefore the Fall by Noah Hawley
NovemberA Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles
December:  Holiday Book Party

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Crafters and Makers often work in solitude, and you don't have to! Join this Maker community to socialize with other experienced needlers, share your expertise or get advice on a new project. Some members make items to donate to local charities, spreading the joy of Making.

 

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Drop by the Library and get help from a Homework Coach. Get more details or see the full schedule »

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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 and demonstrate 3D printing, laser cutting, CNC machining, design software and electronics. Once you are introduced, you can come back and get to know MakerSpace better.

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You're never too old to listen to a good story. Storyteller Christine Henderson shares her favorite folktales, fairy tales and tall tales. Best for ages 2 years and up with a caregiver, and fun for the whole family.

Space is limited for this popular program, so arrive early for your seat.

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Develop your preschooler's inner Maker at this drop-in program. Tots will gain hands-on experience with nuts, bolts, patterns, shapes, colors and real hardware. This kind of manual play can help improve motor and cognitive skills! Best for ages 2-6, with a caregiver.

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This 20-minute storytime includes short stories, songs, fingerplays and movement activities to reinforce early language learning. Ages 2-3 years and a caregiver. 

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"My Gym" enhances your child's strength, flexibility and social skills. This session includes structured games, songs, dances, tumbling, music, puppets, relays and sports. Adult participation is required so come dressed to move with your little one! Best for birth to 2 years with a caregiver. Space is limited for these popular sessions. Register all attendees, adults and kids, online or call (913) 826-4600.

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You're never too old to listen to a good story. Storyteller Christine Henderson shares her favorite folktales, fairy tales and tall tales. Best for ages 2 years and up with a caregiver, and fun for the whole family.

Space is limited for this popular program, so arrive early for your seat.

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Let's read for fun! Each month, Club kids get together to talk about a new book, meet kids from other schools, enjoy snacks and explore fresh ideas. Bonus fun: you'll build your own home library. We provide a free book to the first ten kids who arrive that day. 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. Best for ages 9-12, and all kids welcomed.

September: A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle
October:...

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