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**Author Judith Fertig will join the July discussion**
We're happy to have author and chef Judith Fertig visit the library for a book discussion of her book entitled The Memory of Lemon which was a Kansas Notable book selection for 2017. Her visit will coincide with the Saturday Adult Book Club meeting for July as Judith's book is the book club's July selection. There will be copies available for checking out inside the library.
Learn more Judith, her background, and the books at her website.
Official school district representatives will be here to address your questions about the 2018 bond issue. You can also express your opinions. This is an issue that will greatly impact Linwood and the district, so be sure to come out to get informed.
Registration required. For those ages 10 and up. You don't have to have an instrument to come, but if you have one, you can bring it.
Instructor David Firman will help us learn all about ukuleles. This hands-on workshop is geared more towards the beginner, from someone who has never held a ukulele to those who may have been playing a little while.
You'll learn a variety of different chords, strums, as well as some songs (everything from Woody Guthrie and the Beatles to oldies rock).
David is a founding member of the Kansas City Ukesters and has been performing and teaching throughout the Kansas City area for years.
Registration required. For ages 13 & up. $10 participation fee required the night of the event. Cash or check only.
We had so much at our last Painted Kanvas painting party that we're doing it again! This time participants will create this colorful owl painting. Bring your imagination and artistic skills (or lack thereof) and join us for a fun evening.
Jay and Stacy Ellis with Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue will be here at the library to do an outdoor program with donkeys in tow. Learn all about donkeys as well as about their organization and donkeys in need. (Lawrence based satellite adoption of Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue)
There are a few tax changes coming up that will affect us all. Not sure what those changes are or how they will affect you? Have questions you want to ask a professional? Mike Roark, CPA will be on hand to explain what changes are coming and answer any of your questions.
Mike is the President and founder of Roark & Associates. He has been a practicing CPA since 1980 and has expertise in the area of business and individual taxation. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Kansas Society of CPA’s.
Many local citizens gather at the library to drink coffee and enjoy snacks. There is a freewill donation taken. All are welcome, but come prepared to defend your political opinions!
A potluck lunch is held every Tuesday in the Marceline Turner room. Bring your favorite dish and join the conversation!
You may appreciate this class if:
Bring yoga mat if possible, but there will be a few extra mats available. Donations to instructor acceptable.
Have extra yarn you want to donate? We'll take your yarn!
An informal knitting gathering. Knitters of all skill levels are welcome. If you would like to learn to knit, our staff will be happy to teach you the basics.
This group creates quilts in honor of veterans who have served their country. These quilts are then given to selected veterans to cherish. All levels of quilting ability are welcome. Check out further information on the Quilts for Veterans page.
A staff member from the Council will be on hand each month to answer questions regarding services or for appropriate referrals. No appointment is necessary. In the event of inclement weather the event will be cancelled for that time.
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