Events

Toddler Time 1

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 | 9:30-10 a.m. or 10:30-11 a.m. or 6:30-7 p.m. | Lingo Story Room Kids

Bubbles and books, wiggles and songs! Early literacy fun for one-year olds to enjoy together with their adults. 12 -24 months

Preschool Storytime

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 | 10-10:30 a.m. | The Story Zone Kids

Enjoy stories, songs and fingerplays that encourage a love of reading and help develop early learning skills. [3-5 years]

Gingerbread Houses

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 | 1-2:30 p.m. | Crestview Community Center – 4801 SW Shunga Dr. Adults

Make a tiny gingerbread house using graham crackers, candy and royal icing. This is a simple fun holiday activity you can do with family over the holidays too. To register call Crestview at 785-251-2960.

Real Talk

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 | 3:30-4:30 p.m. | The Edge - Teen Room Teens

If you have questions about relationships, this fun, interactive program provides a safe and inclusive space to speak up and speak out. Teens talk about dating, dating violence and healthy relationships with an advocate from the YWCA Center for Safety & Empowerment. 12-18 years

Art & You

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 | 4-5 p.m. | Oakland Community Center – 801 NE Poplar St. Kids

Enjoy hands-on art projects for kids with a variety of materials and techniques. Grades K-5

Lego® @ Your Library

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 | 4-5 p.m. | Dinosaur Zone Kids

If you are the master builder of the blocks or ruler of the creative and innovative, test that mastery. We'll provide the blocks, you bring your cleverness and skill. Each session will have a theme, but don't feel blocked in. Innovation is the name of our game! Masterpieces will be displayed. 5-12 years

International Games Week Pop-Up 3

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 | 5:15-8:30 p.m. | Periodicals Room Adults

Classic games for everyone. Dominoes, playing cards, chess, checkers, Scrabble, Monopoly, Life, etc. Roll some dice, move some pawns, play a game! all ages

How to Start a Business

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 | 5:30-7 p.m. | Menninger Room 206 Adults

Learn what it takes to start and run your own business. This event covers business legal structure, writing a business plan, knowing your competition and what to expect from being your own boss. Presented by Washburn Small Business Development Center.

Baby Bookworms

Thursday, November 2, 2017 | 9:30-10 a.m. or 10:30-11 a.m. or 5:30-6 p.m. | Lingo Story Room 121 Kids

Introduce your baby to the wonderful world of books through interactive songs, stories, bounces and more! [Birth-18 months]

Computerized Genealogy

Thursday, November 2, 2017 | 10-11:30 a.m. | Shawnee North Community Center – 300 NE 43rd St. Adults

Get started in genealogy and learn how to use your library's print and online resources. Receive a pedigree chart and other helpful forms for keeping records as you research your family tree. To register call Shawnee North at 785-286-0676.