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Paintings by Kelene Karetski Piazza

All Day 7/6 - 7/31
South Branch Library
Library Branch: South Branch Library
Room: Art Gallery - South Branch Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Art Exhibit
Event Details:
I am a self-taught artist with a background in Graphics. I went to advertising school but decided fine arts was where my interest was more so. I started off finger painting, then drawing and eventually that led to painting. I have worked in different...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Candid Reflection by Kevin Umaña

All Day 7/6 - 8/31
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Art Gallery Display Cases - Main Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Art Exhibit
Event Details:
Umaña’s work utilizes a mathematical approach to modernity, exploring the essential relationships between form, composition, and color. These concepts are then utilized in analyzing the concept of experience and perception in the form of time and mem...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Midwestern by Justin Hamm

All Day 7/6 - 8/31
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Art Gallery - Main Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Art Exhibit
Event Details:
Show Description Justin Hamm's photography and poetry show, Midwestern, depicts the rural and rustic beauty and decay of Missouri and Illinois through camera and pen. Drawn from his time intentionally lost on the backroads of the states he knows ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Wild in the City by Catherine Goode

All Day 7/6 - 8/31
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Room: Art Gallery - Schlagle Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Art Exhibit
Event Details:
Catherine Goode is a photographer who loves an adventure. Her photography draws out the inherent dignity of the subject in focus- be it a person or a pigeon! A theme of her work is the necessary coexistence of humanity with nature. Often, this is exp...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Ricky Roo & Puppet Shows: Space & Alien

07/06/2021 @ 1:00pm - 07/29/2021 @ 1:00pm
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Speakers & Special Presentations, Storytime
Event Details:
Get out of this world with Ricky Roo & his puppets with his Space & Alien Show. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

On-Demand Talewise: Dragons- Return of the Ice Sorceress

07/07/2021 @ 9:00am - 08/31/2021 @ 10:00pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Classes, Educational, Science, Speakers & Special Presentations, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 95
Event Details:
If you weren't able to be at our ZOOM meeting you can still take part in our Dragon program by: 1) Going to talewise.com/courses 2) Select DRAGONS & click (Get Access) 3) Scroll down & click On-demand Video Button 4) Create a...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Summer Reading: Dino Terrarium

All Day 7/26 - 7/31
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Nature, Recreation
Event Details:
Close out the Summer Reading Program with a Dino Terrarium. Succulent terrariums are fun to make and easy to maintain. Kits will be available for pickup between Monday-Thursday, from 9am-7pm and Friday-Saturday from 9am-5pm at the Main Libr...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

"Words of a Feather" - Book Giveaway

07/26/2021 @ 9:00am - 07/30/2021 @ 5:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Book Sale, Nature, Recreation
Event Details:
During the pandemic, Kansans have found solace in nature. To celebrate Kansas poetry and the beauty of the spring bird migration, the Schlagle Library has been selected by Humanities Kansas to offer free copies of its original poetry and bird chapboo...

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This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Turner Take Home: Handprint Fish

07/26/2021 @ 9:00am - 07/30/2021 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Call 913-295-8250 ext. 4 to put a hold on this item for pick-up at the Turner Community Library until we close at 5 PM. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Turner Take Home: Otto Otter's Family

07/26/2021 @ 9:00am - 07/30/2021 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Mr. Jacob will help you create Otto the Otter & his family with this craft kit. Call 913-295-8250 ext. 4 to put this craft on hold till we close at 5PM at the Turner Community Library. https://youtu.be/bAMmYV5gKM0 ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Turner Take Home: Wooden Crab Puzzle

07/26/2021 @ 9:00am - 07/30/2021 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
(Limit 2 per family) Call 913-295-8250 ext. 4 to put a hold on this item for pick-up at the Turner Community Library until we close at 5 PM. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Adult Summer Reading DIY Kits: Spice Club

07/26/2021 @ 12:00pm - 07/31/2021 @ 1:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Curbside - Main Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Recreation
Event Details:
For Adult Summer Reading Program this year, the Main Library created two DIY spice kits. The spice kits are part of our Spice Club.  Come to get books, log the books you’ve read, and check out what we’ve prepared for you!  For July, we have...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Turner Take Home: Captain's Wheel

07/28/2021 @ 9:00am - 07/30/2021 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Call 913-295-8250 ext. 4 to put a hold on this item for pick-up at the Turner Community Library until we close at 5 PM.  ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Turner Take Home: Crawling Crab

07/28/2021 @ 9:00am - 07/30/2021 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Scuttle your way to the Turner Community Library to grab a craft kit to make your own crawling cuddly crustacean. Call 913-295-8250 ext. 4 to put a hold on this item for pick-up at the Turner Community Library until we close at 5 PM. https://youtu...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Turner Take Home: Perching Parrot

07/28/2021 @ 9:00am - 07/30/2021 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Call 913-295-8250 ext. 4 to put a hold on this item for pick-up at the Turner Community Library until we close at 5 PM. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Turner Take Home: Seaside in a Jar

07/28/2021 @ 9:00am - 07/30/2021 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Are you tired of the Kansas heat and humidity? Let your wish come true by picturing yourself on a tropical vacation while making your Seaside in a Jar Craft. Call 913-295-8250 ext. 4 to put a hold on this item for pick-up at the Turner Community Libr...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Turner Take Home: Wooden Crocodile

07/28/2021 @ 9:00am - 07/30/2021 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Call 913-295-8250 ext. 4 to put a hold on this item for pick-up at the Turner Community Library until we close at 5 PM.  Limit 2. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

The Friendly Readers Book Club

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Calling All The Friendly Readers: Are you a reader in grades 1 – 5? Come join The Friendly Readers Book Club! This Virtual Book Club is just for kids and is a safe space to read together and talk about the books we love. We meet on Wednesdays at 4...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Take Home Craft: Clothespin Peacock

10:30am - 11:30am
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, Nature
Event Details:
Celebrate the end of Summer Reading 2021 with a colorful peacock craft!  ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Classes, Educational, Health, Recreation
Event Details:
Classical Chinese Medicine achieves health by balancing energies in the body. Classical Chinese Medicine is a comprehensive system based on thousands of years of cross-cultural knowledge of the human body and mind. Acupuncture restores homeostas...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Facebook Live Storytime

10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join us on our Facebook page Mondays, Wednesday, and Fridays at 10:00 for a special online storytime!  If you miss it, don't worry! The videos will remain up for 24 hours so you and your little one can still catch it later in the day.&...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Nature Craft: Paper Succulent

10:30am - 11:30am
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Registration
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Nature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Details:
Finally a flower you won’t kill! All adults are welcome to join us to create a paper succulent flower pot to brighten up your home. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Outdoor Storytime

11:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Front Plaza - Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join us for a very special storytime! Every Friday in June and July, we will meet outside the library to read all sorts of animal stories to celebrate our Summer Reading theme "Tails and Tales". Each week will have a different animal theme and includ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Basic Russian class

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Classes, Cultural, Educational, Language Learning
Event Details:
Summer is a great time to learn a new language or to get a glimpse of another culture through its language. Have you ever wondered how to say or read something in Russian? You have a unique opportunity to practice with a native speaker.  E...