All Library locations will be closed Monday, June 19th for the Juneteenth holiday.
This is a very special episode of Did you hear? OK, who are we fooling? They're all very special episodes! This one is a visit with Youth Services Librarian Jennifer Reeves. She gives a recap of our 2018 Summer Reading program! Spoiler alert: it was an amazing success! She also lets you know what little ones, kids and teens can look forward to next!
We feature The Black Creatures of Kansas City in this special music episode of Did you hear?
"I'm an exhausted temptress—BFFs with my mattress."
In case you didn't know, Did you hear is the Johnson County Library Podcast! It's where you'll find everything audio that we produce here at the Library. That might be Librarians talking about upcoming events, bibliophiles bantering about books, interviews with your favorite authors, or live local music recorded in our branches like this one!
Reference Librarian Helen Hokanson says:
"Oh, the writing contests are GREAT!"
Are they? Are they "really" great? And if the Writing Contests are really great, just how great is "really" great? We ask the hard hitting questions in this investigative episode of Did you hear? We get answers! Can you handle the truth?
We get so thrilled about our art exhibitions at many of our locations. But when one of those artists—especially one that is as interesting and talented as Sterling Witt—is coming for a Meet the Artist visit, we get downright elated! Listen to the latest episode of Did you hear? We talk exhibitions, Sterling, and ... Love?
Meet the Artist: Sterling Witt
Wednesday, July 18
In this episode of Did you hear?, Youth Services Librarian Dennis Ross talks about his favorite storyteller, Priscilla Howe who will be visiting Wednesday, July 18 at two of our locations!
Did you hear about our partnership with the Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center? We're hosting some pretty amazing local live music for you this summer! Check out our calendar chock-full of great acts! Did you miss our first featured artist Dreamgirl1? No worries! You can listen to the full performance in this podcast episode. And, don't miss our second performance in the series: Olathe-based hip-hop artist Duncan Burnett this Friday! But, if you can't make it for some reason, we've got your back. We'll post an audio recording on Did you hear?
Did you hear? is our new podcast. In this episode, Arts Librarian Bryan Voell talks about our partnership with the Arts & Heritage Center and our live local music performance series.
Be sure to catch Olathe-based hip-hop artist Duncan Burnett this Friday!
Welcome to the Johnson County Library Podcast! "Did you hear?" is where you'll find all things audio that we produce here at the Library. That might be Librarians talking about upcoming events, guest speakers, interviews with your favorite authors, or live local music recorded at one of our branches. Our first episode is some great live music from BLACK STACEY. Here are three songs recorded at the Leawood Pioneer Library!
- Electric Woman
- Happy Music
- Change a Thing