Events in September 2019
- Labor Day - Library Closed
Labor Day - Library Closed
The Library is closed on Labor Day.
- Wiggle WorkshopColoring Club for Adults
Coloring Club for AdultsJahn Room
Color away your stress. All supplies provided, or bring your own.
Please note: Program schedule has changed to the first Tuesday of each month.Teen Time: Teen Writing Club - Creating Conflict
Teen Time: Teen Writing Club - Creating ConflictEast Room
Practice exercises using prompts and Nanowrimo student work books. Age 12 to 18.
- LapsitStorytimeIt's Elementary: Pokeman
It's Elementary: PokemanEast Room
Explore the world of Pokemon and learn how to they came to be, plus make a salt dough Pokemon character. Age 6 to 12.
- Elementary GamingTeen GamingGame Night for Adults
Game Night for AdultsJahn Room
Enjoy playing unique tabletop games with your friends. Age 18 and older.
- Wiggle WorkshopKnowledge @ Noon: Dining With Diabetes
Knowledge @ Noon: Dining With DiabetesJahn Room
Eating a healthy diet is especially important if you have diabetes. Leanr which foods to avoid and which will help control your blood sugar. Samples and recipes for healthy yet delicious meals provided. Presented by K-State Research & Extension.
- StorytimeWiggle WorkshopLincoln on Immigration & America's Place in the World
- Wiggle WorkshopTeen Time: Minute to Win It
Teen Time: Minute to Win ItEast Room
Compete with your friends in a "minute to win it" game. Age 12 to 18.
- LapsitStorytimeIt's Elementary: Lego Club
It's Elementary: Lego ClubEast Room
Use your creativity and imagination to build your creations. Age 6 to 12.
- Elementary GamingBoard of Trustees meeting
Board of Trustees meetingBoard RoomTeen Gaming
- StorytimeWiggle WorkshopTalk About Literature in Kansas: Native American Mysteries: Dance Hall of the Dead by Tony Hillerman
Talk About Literature in Kansas: Native American Mysteries: Dance Hall of the Dead by Tony HillermanJahn Room
Two young boys suddenly disappear. One of them, a Zuni, leaves a pool of blood behind. Lt Joe Leaphorn of the Navajo Tribal Police tracks the brutal killer. Three things complicate the search: an archeological dig, a steel hypodermic needle, and the strange laws of the Zuni. Discussion led by Tom Prasch, Washburn University. Registration required. To register, call 913-682-5666 ext. 5100 or email email@example.com.
- Wiggle WorkshopTeen Time: Draw, Journal, Relax
Teen Time: Draw, Journal, RelaxEast Room
De-stress after school by drawing or journaling. Sketchbooks and snacks provided. Age 12 to 18.
- LapsitStorytimeIt's Elementary: Author Spotlight - Roald Dahl
It's Elementary: Author Spotlight - Roald DahlEast Room
Celebrate the author's birthday! Vote on which of his books is your favorite. Make a BFG dreamcatcher and watch the movie "Matilda" based on one of his books. Age 6 to 12.
- Elementary GamingTeen GamingLeavenworth Master Gardeners - Changing Global Weather Patterns: How are They Affecting Kansas?
Leavenworth Master Gardeners - Changing Global Weather Patterns: How are They Affecting Kansas?
Ken Lassman, environmental author and fifth-generation resident of Douglas County, discusses the forecast for our region and how we can mitigate and adapt to the coming changes. He explores what we can do today to ensure that the next seven generations can thrive alongside the many other species that also live in the Osage Cuesta ecoregion.
- FCC Nebraska-Kansas Rural Tour: Dealing with Telecommunications Issues
FCC Nebraska-Kansas Rural Tour: Dealing with Telecommunications IssuesEast Room
Federal Communications Commission (FCC) officials will answer questions and help address issues such as robocalls, scam calls, confusing phone bills and loss of television stations from broadcast providers.
- Wiggle WorkshopTeen Time: Zen Garden
Teen Time: Zen GardenEast Room
Create your own Zen garden using sand, small rocks and sea shells. Age 12 to 18.Humanities Kansas Speakers Bureau: They Changed My Name
Humanities Kansas Speakers Bureau: They Changed My NameJahn Room
This presentation by Jose Faus, poet, artist, and independent teacher and mentor, brings together the dynamics of immigration told through the lens of visual art and poetry. It showcases an interactive exploration of Faus' personal journey from the heart of Colombia to the heart of the United States.
- LapsitStorytimeIt's Elementary: Worms
It's Elementary: WormsEast Room
Discover the wonderful world of worms and their habitat. Age 6 to 12.
- Elementary GamingTeen GamingFort Leavenworth Historical Society: Hollywood vs History "Dr. Strangelove or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb"
Fort Leavenworth Historical Society: Hollywood vs History "Dr. Strangelove or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb"Jahn Room
Dr. Gates Brown explores the probability of an accidental nuclear war as depicted in the 1964 film directed by Stanley Kubrick.