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

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Actors don’t just speak their lines, they move around a lot, too. Some are known as “triple threats”: they can sing, dance and act. This could be the beginning of your kid becoming a triple threat or . . . a triple superpower. In this session, little ones can learn to command voice and body on stage through a series of fun games and exercises. The workshop is taught by well-known performer Brad Shaw. Arrive 15 minutes early to get a free ticket. Best for ages K-5.

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Meeting Room

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

The De Soto Book Group meets at the TriCentury Bank, 33485 Lexington Ave., De Soto, KS 66018.

January: News of the World by Paulette Jiles
February: Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
March: The Clockmaker's Daughter by Kate Morton 
April: ...

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Small Meeting Room

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

January: A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles 
February: Educated by Tara Westover
March: Warlight by Michael Ondaatje
April: Choose your own biography or memoir

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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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Learn how to design your own 3D digital models. This class will show you the basics of 3D modeling and 3D printing using Tinkercad.  Once you know a little, you can come back and do more. Presented by former JCL Maker-In-Residence Jeff Newhook. Space is limited for this popular program. Registration opens 30 days in advance of each session. Register online or call 913-826-4600.

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

The Spring Hill Book Group meets at K & M BBQ, 603 N. Webster, Spring Hill, KS 66083.

January: Miller's Valley by Anna Quindlen
February: Transcription by Kate Atkinson
March: Varina by Charles Frazier
April:...

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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.

January: The Big Break: A Julie Classic
February: Finding Freedom: An Addy Classic
March: The Sound of Applause: A Rebecca Classic
April: No...

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Lackman's program will be held at Lenexa City Center City Hall, Prairie Star Room, 17101 W. 87th St. Pkwy., Lenexa, KS 66219

Bullet Journals are a way for people to stay organized in a forgiving manner. It is simply a journal that you use to create ways to keep yourself on task and balanced. This could be everything from a simple to-do list to a daily/weekly/monthly calendar to tracking what you do. Teen Bullet Journal Meetup is a way of keeping oneself organized and balanced and the meetup is a place to be creative and learn with and from other teens. There is no...

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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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