Programs for Adults

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Upcoming Events

Book Clubs

Our Library Book Clubs
GRUFFIES: Friday, January 25th at 1:00 pm

Corrie Ten Boom-The Hiding Place

Saturday Adult Book Club: Saturday, January 19th at 12:30 pm

Laura McHugh-Arrowood



Check out the event pages for KIDS and TEENS for more upcoming events.




Staying safe in public:intruderology

Staying Safe in Public: Intruderology
Saturday, January 26th at 12:00 pm

Not for small children.

Sgt. Herring with the Leavenworth Police Department will give safety tips during this program to help participants learn to assess risk in public and develop a strategy to stay safe. Program is designed for teens and adults.


Making Wooden Flowers & Bouquet

Making Wooden (Sola) Flowers & Sweetheart Bouquet
Saturday, February 2nd at 12:00 pm

REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Ages 13 and up.

Local wreath and flower artist Kim Renshaw will present a DIY craft program where participants will learn about wooden sola flowers and how to make them. Then everyone will work on creating naturally colored sweetheart bouquets.


Naturally dyeing yarn & spinning

Naturally Dyeing Yarn & Spinning
Saturday, February 9th at 12:00 pm

Kelly Bohling from Three Rabbit Yarns will discuss how you can naturally and easily dye yarns. She will also bring her angora rabbit, Hector, and demonstrate the process of spinning fur into usable yarn.



Ongoing Programs

coffee

Coffee Group
Monday - Thursday at 9:00 am

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!



Potluck

Koffee Klatch
Tuesdays at 1:00 pm

A potluck lunch is held every Tuesday in the Marceline Turner room. Bring your favorite dish and join the conversation!



Movement through Awareness yoga class

Awareness through Movement Yoga Class with Aly Evans
Wednesdays from 5:30-6:30 pm

You may appreciate this class if:

  • You are craving movement in your life!
  • Your body feels stiff and/or you have pain in your body.
  • You are interested to learn how to deepen and bring more awareness to your breath.
  • You are interested or open to learning simple meditation techniques.
  • You have never taken a yoga class but are curious about it.
  • You love to stretch and breathe and be aware!

Bring yoga mat if possible, but there will be a few extra mats available. Donations to instructor acceptable.



Knitting

Adult Knitting
Thursdays at 2:30 pm

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.



Quilts for Veterans

Quilts for Veterans
2nd Wednesday of each month from 9:00 am-12:00 pm

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.



Council on Aging

Community Outreach with the Council on Aging
4th Thursday of each month from 9:00-10:00 am

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.



Library Hours

  • Monday: 9:00 A.M. - 6:30 P.M.
  • Tuesday: 9:00 A.M. - 6:30 P.M.
  • Wednesday: 9:00 A.M. - 6:30 P.M.
  • Thursday: 9:00 A.M. - 9:00 P.M.
  • Friday: 9:00 A.M. - 6:30 P.M.
  • Saturday: 11:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.
  • Closed Sundays
  • Monday: 9:00 A.M. - 6:30 P.M.
  • Tuesday: 9:00 A.M. - 6:30 P.M.
  • Wednesday: 9:00 A.M. - 6:30 P.M.
  • Thursday: 9:00 A.M. - 9:00 P.M.
  • Friday: 9:00 A.M. - 6:30 P.M.
  • Saturday: 11:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.
  • Closed Sundays

19649 Linwood Rd.
(913) 301-3686

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