Recent News & Highlights

Listen Local silhouette with musical notes inside head and flowing out back of head
Jan 29, 2017

Did you know that Listen Local is now LIVE? Check out these pocket-sized performances!

Meet bestselling kids' writer Jack Gantos, author of The Trouble in Me.
Jan 20, 2017

Bring your lunch and meet Newbery Award Winner Jack Gantos, author of books for readers of all ages, from picture books and middle-grade fiction to novels for young adults and adults.

Wednesday, Feb. 15
12 - 1 p.m.
Central Resource Library 

Imagine your Lenexa City Center Library.
Jan 18, 2017

Before the blueprints and the concrete, we're wondering: What do you want at Lenexa City Center Library?

Tuesday, Jan. 31
6 - 7:30 p.m.
Lackman Library

Evening storytimes are for the whole family!
Jan 17, 2017

Grab your blankie and favorite stuffed animal, put on your coziest pajamas and join us at the Library for an evening storytime!

Legislative Coffees
Jan 11, 2017

Find out what’s percolating in the Kansas Legislature ... over coffee!

Saturday, April 22
10 - 11:30 a.m.
Blue Valley Library

Learn about computers and other technology at the Library.
Jan 6, 2017

Sure, you're used to helping your mom with Facebook, and it's nice to feel needed when your neighbor has to create a digital résumé ... but sometimes you need a break. Send your loved ones to the Library for a techie confidence boost!

Make and Meet
Jan 3, 2017

You can make more than stuff! Make friends! We have step-by-step instructions for you.

The Many in One
Jan 3, 2017

Food, friends and art. It really doesn't get much better than this art reception and discussion.

Music and Stories with Karen and Amado
Jan 3, 2017

Trade cabin fever for Latin fever! Your kids will warm up as they sing and dance like no one's watching with this bilingual jamboree of Music and Stories with Karen and Amado.

​Saturdays, Jan. 14 and 28; Feb. 11 and 25
10:15 - 11 a.m.
Oak Park Library

Submit your art for our Friends of the Library bookmark contest!
Jan 1, 2017

The best way to  mark your place in a book is with your very own art!

Contest entries are due by Tuesday, Feb. 28.