Events

Art & You

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 | 4-5 p.m. | Oakland Community Center – 801 NE Poplar St. Kids

Art classes for 10-16 year olds offer hands-on art experiences including multi-level instruction and discussion of related artworks. Registration required. Call 251-2953. 8-18 years

Lego® @ Your Library

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 | 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. 5-12 years

How to Start a Business

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 | 5:30-7:30 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101A Adults

Learn what it takes to start and run your own business including 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.

Free Comic Book Day

Saturday, May 4, 2019 | the Edge - Teen Room Books

Are you DC, Marvel or neither? It won't matter on Free Comic Book Day, because we will have a huge selection of free comic books, including titles for all ages, tastes and genders. The fun continues with comic book-themed crafts. In partnership with Gatekeeper Hobbies. [All Ages]

Play it Again!

Saturday, May 4, 2019 | 2-5 p.m. | Lingo Story Room Adults

Learn to play a new board or video game, or bring a classic to the table. Children are welcome with their adults. [All ages]

STEAM Power

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 | 4-5 p.m. | Lingo Story Room Kids

A steam-ulating experience! Investigate art through the lens of science, technology, engineering and/or math as you collaborate and create in this hands-on, problem-solving program. 8-12 years

Caregiver support Group

Thursday, May 16, 2019 | 2-3 p.m. | Perkins Room 201 Adults

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

Factual Fun

Thursday, May 16, 2019 | 4:30-5:15 p.m. | Dinosaur Zone Kids

Explore the world of non-fiction and jump into learning with fun hands-on activities. You will also learn where to find awesome books to investigate your favorite thing or something totally new. 5-8 years

Formal Gaming [18-25]

Thursday, May 30, 2019 | 6:30-8:30 p.m. | David J's Place Adults

Wear the suit, wear the tie, even put together a costume on the fly. Play, teach, and trade card games and board games for a silly/serious night out with other younger adults! 18-25 Years