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This is your chance to meet Bob Shea, creator of toddlers' favorite Dinosaur and many other fun books for kids!
Mar 15, 2017

Start your day with a laugh and dose of inspiration from kids' author and illustrator Bob Shea!

Wednesday, March 29
10 - 11 a.m.
Central Resource Library

The Many in One
Mar 14, 2017

This spring, through a variety of events and exhibitions, we invite you to navigate the many identities that make you "you." 

With the online database of Legal Forms from Gale, you can search for Kansas and Missouri forms to print and use for your needs.
Mar 14, 2017

Renting or buying, living or dying – you'll probably need a form. Take charge of your legal affairs with Legal Forms from Gale.

Meet the Author: Jason Reynolds
Mar 9, 2017

Jason Reynolds is a rad author whose complex and contemporary characters are pulled from real life. Come meet this writer of impactful books for kids and teens.

Thursday, March 30
6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Central Resource Library

kids collaborating
Mar 6, 2017

Spanish homework, ¿sí? Research paper due next week, oy! That bibliography assignment, where to begin? And what the heck is a quadratic equation?!?! Pull yourself together! We have the help – Homework Help – you need.

Calling all young cookie lovers, this event has some delicious discoveries in store for you!
Feb 27, 2017

Kids, don't miss your chance to Write Something Delicious!

Second Saturday
March 11

Much like a rope, a world cafe allows people to share ideas that come together to build a stronger collective wisdom.
Feb 22, 2017

World Cafe: Your taste buds may want coffee, but your mind craves constructive conversation. It's a community dialogue that allows individual ideas to intertwine and form a strong rope of collective wisdom.

Biography in Context gives you more information about key contemporaries and historical figures.
Feb 13, 2017

Whether you're curious about Tom Brady or Thomas Jefferson, Biography in Context gives you the scoop on newsmakers of today and yesteryear.

Enjoy this unique event to support the Johnson County Library Foundation from the comfort of home.
Feb 1, 2017

Join us for a one-of-a-kind celebration ... at YOUR house!

Sunday, March 5
All Day

Your House

The Library gives spring holidays a scientific spin!
Feb 1, 2017

Roses are red,
Violets are blue;
We love science,
And so will you!

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