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Build a better world
May 1, 2017

Build a Better World this summer starting May 15!

Right off the bat, come into the Library and grab a free prize book and a reading log.

Turn in your reading log in July to enter our Grand Prize drawings.

Starting May 15, you can also print your own reading log here: Kids | Teens

Hang on to the data that you love by creating a personal account in ReferenceUSA.
Apr 27, 2017

When you're seeking a long-term relationship with market research, it's time to get personal with ReferenceUSA.

Build a Better World
Apr 24, 2017

Through programs and events for all ages, we encourage you to build a better world.

Thank you volunteers
Apr 24, 2017

Look for our volunteers sporting handsome yellow lanyards during National Volunteer Week – and every week – to say, "Hi," and "Thank you!"

See the exact same KC Star layouts online that appear in the physical paper.
Apr 19, 2017

April showers – great for May flowers, not so hot for your morning paper. Flip through dry, full-page images of The Kansas City Star online.

Mango Languages has so many languages for you to start learning!
Apr 18, 2017

Take a crash course in culture with Mango Languages!

With the stunning artwork from kids and adults on these bookmarks, you'll want to mark your place on every page!
Apr 17, 2017

Don't fold the page corner! Choose a stylish place marker courtesy of the winning entries from our 2017 Bookmark Contest! Swing by a location near you to collect them all.

elementia
Apr 15, 2017

It's here! Snag your copy of elementia, our annual teen literary magazine​, to take home at any Library location, or read and share a copy online.

Anticipation builds during National Library Week when we'll announce the winners of our annual Friends of the Library bookmark contest!
Apr 11, 2017

Happy National Library Week! One of our favorite ways to celebrate is the much anticipated announcement of the winners of our annual Bookmark Contest!

Winners will be recognized during a special presentation at the upcoming Library Board of Directors meeting.

Thursday, April 13
4 - 6 p.m.

Antioch Library

Dystopian section
Apr 1, 2017

Let it be known henceforth, the Johnson County Library is no longer responsible for injuries incurred by patrons entering the DYSTOPIAN COLLECTION SECTION.

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