This Week at the Library

This week at the Library, you can join us at:

Library OnDemand – Available anytime you like.

Your doorway into live and archived programs. Arts & Culture, Career & Finance, Community Matters, Writers and more!

One-on-One Genealogy Help – Tuesday, Feb. 21, 9 a.m. – noon

For One-on-One or DNA and Genetic help, visit the Johnson County Genealogical Society at to schedule an appointment. A volunteer will contact you by email to set up an in-person or a Zoom session link for you prior to the scheduled date.

Young Adult Literary Council – Wednesday, Feb. 22, 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.

Teens are invited to join the Young Adult Literary Council at the Monticello Library to share favorite books, pick up advanced reader copies of teen books to read and review, and participate in other fun activities such as author visits, game days, event planning and more. Meet new people and receive volunteer credit hours for your time with us.

Johnson County Genealogical Society Monthly Meeting – Saturday, Feb. 25, 10 a.m. – noon

Enjoy a genealogy program and visit with JCGS members about your research and family history. Free and open to the public. Meets in the Carmack Room at the Central Resource Library. February meeting topic is “Finding John Johnson” – Alice Hoyt Veen, Founder of Prairie Roots Research.

Kansas City Brick Lab Brick Exhibition – Saturday, Feb. 25, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Check out the imaginative creations of KC Brick Lab members at the Central Resource Library. This local Lego group fosters Lego innovation, and you may get inspired to build something of your own! There will be extra pieces available so you can play around with Lego and meet other builders. All ages are welcome, but we do ask if you bring children that they don’t touch the display items.

And much more happening this week