Monday Farmers Market at Your Library

Monday, August 14, 2017 | 7-11:30 a.m. | Parking Lot Adults

Shop high-quality, locally grown produce, farm fresh eggs and fresh-cut flowers. Make a free fun kid's craft at the library booth.

Family Place Learn & Play

Monday, August 14, 2017 | 10-11 a.m. | Lingo Story Room Kids

Play together and participate in activities that focus on healthy child development & early literacy. Learn about your role as your child’s first teacher. Local partners will share resources available. Registration required for the 5-week program (7/31-8/28) beginning July 9 at birth-3 years

Classics Made Modern

Monday, August 14, 2017 | 1:30-3 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101C Books

We'll discuss Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan, a literary adventure for the 21st century. The Great Recession shuffled Clay Jannon away from life as a San Francisco web-designer and into the aisles of the bookstore, where he discovers the store’s secrets extend far beyond its walls.

Pop-Up Program: Supersized Board Game Day

Monday, August 14, 2017 | 2-3:30 p.m. | The Edge - Teen Room Teens

Learn new board games and play old favorites. Including Ticket to Ride, Monopoly, Settlers of Catan, Checkers, Stratego, Chess, Sorry, Battleship, Sorry Slider, Supersize Connect Four, Ring toss and many, many more. 12-18

Caregiver Support Group

Monday, August 14, 2017 | 3:30-4:30 p.m. | Anton Room 202 Adults

Being a caregiver can be incredibly stressful. Come meet and talk to others who are in the same situation. Moderated by April Maddox, caregiver support specialist at Jayhawk Area Agency on Aging.

Amazing Animals

Monday, August 14, 2017 | 4:30-5:30 p.m. | Lingo Story Room Kids

This August, there will be a total eclipse of the sun. People everywhere will be amazed, but what do animals do when the moon blocks the sun? Discover the amazing answers, get up close and personal with our featured creature guests and then make a memento of your encounter to take home. [5-12 years]

Computerized Genealogy

Monday, August 14, 2017 | 5-6:30 p.m. | Central Park Community Center Adults

Get started in genealogy and learn how to use the print and online resources your library offers. Receive a pedigree chart and other helpful forms for keeping records as you research your family tree. To register call Central Park at 785-251-2965.

Money Club

Monday, August 14, 2017 | 6-7:30 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101B Adults

Money Club meets one Monday a month. You are invited to attend free classes with topics including how to read your credit report, tips for resolving rental housing issues, investing, insurance, and how to have a debt-free holiday. For details contact HCCI at 234-0217 or

Teen Writers Group

Monday, August 14, 2017 | 7-8 p.m. | The Edge - Teen Room Teens

Find inspiration to create. Join others who share your literary passion as we express ourselves and explore the world through our works of poetry and prose. [12-18 years]