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Preschool Storytime

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime at Alford
Alford
Leonard & Celia Levand Community Room
Children ages 3-5 will develop literacy skills while they sing, dance, play games, & enjoy books in a large group setting.
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Make & Take: 3D Rainbow

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Linwood Park
Spring showers bring 3D rainbows! A make-and-take activity for ages 3-6.
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Hunger Games Anniversary Bash

3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Alford
Leonard & Celia Levand Community Room
Celebrate the tenth anniversary of the publishing of Hunger Games with a special viewing of the first Hunger Games movie (PG-13) and trivia. For ages 13-17.
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After Hours Computer Lab

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Angelou Northeast
Meeting Room
Get tech assistance at the Angelou Branch Library on Monday and Thursday evenings from 6:00pm to 9:00pm, while the Library is closed. Build digital skills through the guided Google Applied Digital Skills curricula. Assistance with job applications, resumes, printing documents, internet research, and other digital needs will be given first priority.
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Baby's First Storytime

10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Storytime at Westlink
Westlink
Study Room
Music, rhymes, activities and stories for caregivers and babies aged birth to nine months. 
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Cuentos Bilingües / Preschool Storytime

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Advanced Learning Library storytime
Advanced Learning Library
Allison Dondlinger Children's Gallery
Whether you want to expose your children to another language or they already hear it in the home, enjoy a unique storytime presented in both English & Spanish for children ages 3-6.
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Nursery Rhyme Time

10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Storytime at Rockwell
Rockwell
Meeting Room
Children aged 2 and under will develop a love of learning as they sing, dance, and enjoy simple stories. Caregivers will learn tips to encourage their child's language skills.
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Nursery Rhyme Time

10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Storytime at Alford
Alford
Leonard & Celia Levand Community Room
Children aged 2 and under will develop a love of learning as they sing, dance, and enjoy simple stories.  Caregivers will learn tips to encourage their child's language skills.
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Preschool Storytime

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime at Westlink
Westlink
Meeting Room
Children ages 3-5 will develop literacy skills while they sing, dance, play games, & enjoy books in a large group setting. This session is for children only.
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Toddler Dance Party

11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Rockwell
Meeting Room
Stay after Nursery Rhyme Time for a Toddler Dance Party. Enjoy both group dancing and impromptu dancing as you and your child groove with the music. For ages 2 and 3.
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Library Board of Directors Meeting

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Advanced Learning Library
Conference Center
Regularly scheduled meeting of the Library's Board of Directors. Open to the public.
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GoCreate: Flooring Basics

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Advanced Learning Library
Rolland Eakins TEC-Novation Room
Interested in knowing more about flooring and how to install it? These classes will cover several types of flooring, such as carpet, tile, laminate, and hardwood. and installation requirements for the different types. The goal is to teach you, the consumer, what you need to be aware of when you are choosing flooring for your project and to give you a better understanding of what it is going to take to finish your project successfully. Please bring note taking material; a calculator may also be helpful; and bring plenty of questions. Over the course of these 7 sessions, there will be several exercises for you to complete which are designed to help you understand the installation process for the different types of flooring. Registration is required, beginning Dec. 1, 2018; call 261-8500 or register online.
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Third Tuesdays Book Discussion

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Westlink
Meeting Room
John Adams by David G. McCullough
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AV Studio 101: Audio

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Advanced Learning Library
AV Studio
Get started with sound editing using the free software Audacity, available in our AV Studio Room. Manage timelines and multiple tracks, learn best practices for recording sound, as well as how to cut between audio tracks. We will work on a sample project in class and discuss export options for various types of projects. Participants are encouraged to bring their own headphones. Registration is required, beginning on Dec. 1, 2018; call (316) 261-8511, or register online.
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Open Books, Open Minds Book Discussion

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Advanced Learning Library
Collaboration Room 205 (Yellow)
Summer Hours at the Robbers Library by Sue Halpern
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Spring Gardening: Spring & Summer Annuals for Shade & Sun

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Rockwell
Meeting Room
Master Gardener Karen Sanders-West will explain the importance of choosing the right plant for the right place. You will learn how and when to plant for maximum healthy growth, and how to use annuals in an established garden for maximum visual impact. Co-sponsored by Sedgwick County Extension Office Master Gardeners program. Registration is required, beginning Dec. 1; call 688-9361 or register online.
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1 Million Cups

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Advanced Learning Library
Conference Center

Based on the notion that entrepreneurs discover solutions and engage with their communities over a million cups of coffee, the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation developed 1 Million Cups in 2012—a free program designed to educate, engage and inspire entrepreneurs around the country. As a program of the Kauffman Foundation, 1 Million Cups works with entrepreneurs, empowering them with the tools and resources to break down barriers that stand in the way of starting and growing their businesses.

Attendance is free. Doors open at 8:30 a.m. Presentations run from 9-10 a.m. Each presentation ends with an audience Q&A where the last question is always, "What can we as a community do to support you as a startup?"

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Hook & Needle Friends

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Alford
Leonard & Celia Levand Community Room
Bring knitting, crocheting, quilting, or other needlecraft supplies and share your ideas, questions, and love of needlecrafts.  Learn from the experience of others and advise those who are just beginning.
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Cuentos Bilingües / Preschool Storytime

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime at Evergreen
Evergreen
Arkansas Room
Whether you want to expose your children to another language or they already hear it in the home, enjoy a unique storytime presented in both English & Spanish for children ages 3-5.
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Nursery Rhyme Time

10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Advanced Learning Library storytime
Advanced Learning Library
Allison Dondlinger Children's Gallery
Children aged 2 and under will develop a love of learning as they sing, dance, and enjoy simple stories. Caregivers will learn tips to encourage their child's language skills.
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Preschool Storytime

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime at Rockwell
Rockwell
Meeting Room
Children ages 3-5 will develop literacy skills while they sing, dance, play games, and enjoy books in a large group setting. 
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Preschool Storytime

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime at Westlink
Westlink
Meeting Room
Children ages 3-5 will develop literacy skills while they sing, dance, play games, and enjoy books in a large group setting.
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iPhones and iPads

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Rockwell
Meeting Room
Bring your iPad or iPhone and learn how to use iOS. This class covers what Apple devices can do - including basic operation, how to find and install apps, and more!(NOTE: Classes for Kindle and Android are taught separately). Registration is required, beginning on Dec. 1, 2018; call (316) 688-9361, or register online.
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Stories and More

6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
Advanced Learning Library storytime
Advanced Learning Library
Allison Dondlinger Children's Gallery
These storytimes will feature songs, activities, stories, and a craft for children ages 3-8 and their families.
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Nursery Rhyme Time

10:15 AM - 10:35 AM
Storytime at Westlink
Westlink
Meeting Room
Children aged 2 and under will develop a love of learning as they sing, dance, and enjoy simple stories.  Caregivers will learn tips to encourage their child's language skills.
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