Recent News & Highlights

Fringe Fest
Jun 16, 2017

It's almost time for the 2017 KC Fringe Festival! We give you three ways to Fringe. Join us for:

Monticello Library
Jun 6, 2017

The long-awaited Monticello Library, to be located in Western Shawnee, is at last underway. See what you have to look forward to inside and out in this animated flythrough!

Meet the author of kids' book Pug Meets Pig!
May 31, 2017

Join us for a special storytime with local author Sue Lowell Gallion on Tuesday, June 20!

10:30-11:30 a.m.
Gardner Library

1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Edgerton Library

Summer fun
May 26, 2017

This summer, we've got activities for families and kids of all ages! 

Movie in the Park: The Lego Movie
May 20, 2017

Chris Pratt, Elizabeth Banks, Morgan Freeman and Will Ferrell ... as LEGOS!

Come join your neighbors under the stars for this tale of mistaken identity and heroism. Don't miss The LEGO Movie!

Saturday, June 10
8 p.m.
Electric Park - featuring the music Listen Local artist Zachary Burch before the movie
Santa Fe Commons Park - featuring the music Listen Local artist Maria the Mexican before the movie

Morning Brew
May 8, 2017

Come for the coffee and pastries, stay for the conversation with fellow local artists. We're hosting InterUrban ArtHouse's monthly Morning Brew.

Wednesday, May 31
10 - 11 a.m.

Central Resource Library

Bibliotecarios del Equipo de Servicios Latinos / Librarians of the Latino Services Team (LAST)
May 1, 2017

To keep pace with community demand, the Library has a dedicated team leading development of services tailored to the Latino communities in our county. They are working to design programs and services that can be delivered systemwide.

Listen Local Live
May 1, 2017

Music Monday! Every Monday, we share a single from our Listen Local LIVE series. But did you know ...

Build a Better World with Summer Reading
May 1, 2017

Build a Better World during Summer Reading, May 15 - July 31!

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.

Movie in the Park: Back to the Future
Apr 30, 2017

UPDATE: This event has been canceled due to inclement weather. While Marty McFly's DeLorean can travel to a time with clear skies, ours is still being worked on in the MakerSpace.