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SCORE: Essentials of a Business Plan

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Central Library
Patio Room
This SCORE program will give you the information to build a business plan the right way.  This provides a business roadmap and the best chances of gaining funding for your business.  You will also learn about business planning resources available at the library.  Registration is required, and is open between Feb. 22, 2017 and Mar. 22, 2017: call 316-261-8507 or register online.
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Captain Underpants

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Evergreen
Arkansas Room

Ta-da! Beware all you evil-doers: the Captain is here!  Participate in the toilet seat toss, make a toilet roll ninja, create your own Captain Underpants name and learn about World Toilet Day.  Based on the series by Dav Pilkey.  For ages 8-11.                                     

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Kansas Regional History Writers

2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Central Library
Auditorium
In honor of the 150th anniversary of the Chisholm Trail, authors who write about Kansas and its history will be on hand to talk about their books and how Kansas inspires them. Authors and their works are George Frazier The Last Wild Places of Kansas; and Jim Mason, Wichita’s Riverside Parks and Wichita: Postcard History.
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Preschool Storytime

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Alford
Meeting Room
Children ages 3-6 will develop literacy skills while they sing, dance, play games, and enjoy books in a large group setting.
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Rockwell Mystery Book Discussion

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Rockwell
Meeting Room

Only Time Will Tell by Jeffrey Archer

A first installment of a planned five-part series introduces the character of 1920s Bristol dock worker Harry Clifton, whose unexpected scholarship leads him to pursue a very different life while uncovering the truth about his father's identity. - (Baker & Taylor)

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Cowboy Music

6:00 PM - 6:45 PM
Linwood Park
Library Meeting Room
Join us for songs and books with a special guitar-playing guest cowboy. For children aged 2 to 6.
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Baby's First Storytime

10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Westlink
Study Room
Music, rhymes, activities, and stories for caregiver one-on-one time with babies ages birth to nine months.
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Cuentos Bilingües / Preschool Storytime

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Central Library
Storytime Amphitheater
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
Rockwell
Meeting Room
Children aged 2 & 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
Alford
Meeting Room

Children aged 2 & 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
Westlink
Meeting Room
Children ages 3-6 will develop literacy skills while they sing, dance, play games, and enjoy books in a large group setting. Due to space limitations, we ask that only children are in the meeting space for this program.
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Tuesday Topics: Women & Homelessness

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Central Library
Auditorium

Women who are homeless face challenges unique to their gender.  Many have faced domestic violence and have increased risk of sexual assault, some have children to support, and have few have the job skills necessary to easily find a job.  Sandy Swank, Homeless Services Director for Interfaith Ministries, sees these women on a daily basis.  Join us as she shares information on the scope of the problem and what the need is in Wichita.  Co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters-Metro Wichita.  Room opens at 11:30 for brown bag lunch; program starts at 12:00 pm.

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Spring Gardening: Container Gardening

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Alford
Meeting Room
Explore all aspects of gardening in containers, from choosing the container, to the plants, to the location, and their proper care. With Master Gardener Karen Sanders-West.  Registration is required, beginning March 14; call 337-9119 or register online.
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Resume Writing and Job Searching

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Angelou Northeast
Meeting Room
Learn about searching for jobs, filling out online applications, and making resumes. Using Microsoft Word, guidance will be provided on using the resume templates to build a resume. Must have basic keyboard and mouse skills. Registration is required, beginning Mar. 14; call 688-9580 or register online.
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Stories and More

6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
Central Library
Storytime Amphitheater
These storytimes will feature songs, activities, stories, and a craft for children ages 3-8 and their families.
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Hook & Needle Friends

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Alford
Meeting 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
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 ages 3-6.
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Family Storytime

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Westlink
Meeting Room
An interactive storytelling event for children ages 2-6 and their families.
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Nursery Rhyme Time

10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Central Library
Storytime Amphitheater
Children aged 2 & under will develop a love of learning and the library as they sing, dance, and enjoy simple stories. Caregivers will learn helpful tips to encourage their child's language skills.
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Preschool Storytime

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Rockwell
Meeting Room
Children ages 3-6 will develop early literacy skills while they sing, dance, play games & enjoy books in a large group setting.
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Nursery Rhyme Time

10:15 AM - 10:35 AM
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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Preschool Storytime

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Central Library
Storytime Amphitheater
Children ages 3-6 will develop literacy skills while they sing, dance, play games, & enjoy books in a large group setting.
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Toddle Time

10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Rockwell
Meeting Room
For 2 year-olds with their parent or caregiver, this storytime includes motion activities to keep these active little learners engaged for the story.
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Nursery Rhyme Time

11:15 AM - 11:35 AM
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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Spring Gardening: Raised Beds

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Rockwell
Meeting Room
Learn about gardening in raised beds – all the information you need to make your raised bed garden successful. Topics will include types of raised beds, selecting edging materials, soil and amendments, and bed layout and garden planning, all to maximize the use of your space. With Sedgwick County Extension Agent Rebecca McMahon. Registration is required, beginning March 16; call 688-9361 or register online.
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