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Big Read: Circe Book Discussion
Join us for a virtual discussion of the Big Read selection Circe by Madeline Miller. Registration is required. Call (316) 261-8500 or visit wichitalibrary.org/events to register online. This program will be held online via Zoom. A link to the program will ...
Virtual Event
Wichita, KS

Tue 1/19/21 at 6pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Melanie Benjamin with Kate Quinn Virtual Event
Watermark Books & Café invites you to attend a virtual event with the bestselling historical fiction authors Melanie Benjamin & Kate Quinn! During the event, Melanie Benjamin will be discussing her new novel The Children's Blizzard—A story of courage on th...
Watermark Books & Cafe
Wichita, KS

Tue 1/19/21 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Practical Online Security
Learn about what is needed to protect your devices and their contents. Also, find out how to recognize scams and stay safe. Registration is required; call 261-8500 or visit wichitalibrary.org/events to register online. This program will be held online via ...
Virtual Event
Wichita, KS

Tue 1/19/21 at 2:30pm-4pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Learning Circle: The Science of Well-Being
In this course you will engage in a series of challenges designed to increase your own happiness and build more productive habits. As preparation for these tasks, the course reveals misconceptions about happiness, annoying features of the mind that lead us...
Virtual Event
Wichita, KS

Wed 1/20/21 at 6pm-7:30pm
Wed 1/27/21 at 6pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Big Read: Small-Loom Weaving
The practice of spinning and weaving was an important part of the classical Greek world and is featured prominently in many stories in Greek mythology. In daily life, it was essential to survival and one of the few professions a woman could hold. Today, we...
Virtual Event
Wichita, KS

Sat 1/23/21 at 11am-12:45pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Friends University Fine Arts Scholarship Audition and Portfolio Review Day
The Friends University Fine Arts program is excited to announce dates for the 2020-2021 Scholarship Audition & Portfolio Review Days. The events will take place Nov. 20, Jan. 23, Feb. 15 and March 26. These events, formerly known as Showcase Days, allo...
Friends University – Riney Fine Arts Center
Wichita, KS

Sat 1/23/21 at 8am-1pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Simple Steps to Start Your Small Business
This Small Business Administration/SCORE program will show you the steps to starting up a business the right way. You will also learn about business start-up resources at the Library. Registration is required, and is open until January 23. Call (316) 261-8...
Virtual Event
Wichita, KS

Sat 1/23/21 at 1pm-2:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Teen Dungeons & Dragons: Evening Adventure
Use one of our premade characters as you join in on this newcomer friendly Dungeons and Dragons 5th Edition game. Can your character beat the clock to save the town from certain disaster? Join the table and roleplay your way to success, or watch others pla...
Virtual Event
Wichita, KS

Mon 1/25/21 at 5:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Big Read: Constellations and Their Greek Myths
Orion, Scorpius, Gemini - their stories are written in the stars. Fred Gassert, Chairman of the Board for the Lake Afton Public Observatory, will share notable constellations and their Greek myths. Preparation for future stargazing! Registration is require...
Virtual Event
Wichita, KS

Tue 1/26/21 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Rick Bragg Virtual Event
Watermark Books & Café invites you to attend a virtual event with the bestselling, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of All Over but the Shoutin'! Rick Bragg will be joining us for a virtual discussion of his newest book Where I Come From: Stories from the Dee...
Watermark Books & Cafe
Wichita, KS

Tue 1/26/21 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Tuesday Topics: Where Do You Get Your News?
The world of news reporting has undergone drastic changes in the past 20 years, and even more so in recent years. When you are looking for news, what sources are you using? Learn more about how media outlets have adapted to the changing environment from a ...
Virtual Event
Wichita, KS

Tue 1/26/21 at 12pm-1pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Candid Conversations Book Discussion
Join us for a book discussion as part of our Candid Conversation series, programs looking at issues of race in our community and country. This month's book discussion will be The Hard Verge: Britain 2025 by Dr. Gretchen Eick. The novel explores a future wo...
Virtual Event
Wichita, KS

Wed 1/27/21 at 6pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Beginners Guide to Trading Stocks on Robinhood
The app is popular among young, first-time investors, as evidenced by its game-like interface. A flying confetti animation pops on the screen whenever you make a trade, and Robinhood sends you push notifications when there are updates in the market. If ...
Wichita Public Library – Central Library
Wichita, KS

Fri 1/29/21 at 10am-11am
Fri 3/26/21 at 10am-11am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Big Read Poetry Workshop: Make It New with Northfield School of the Liberal Arts
Poet and educator William Coleman, of Northfield School of the Liberal Arts, will host a creative space via Zoom in which young people and adults will encounter ancient Greek myths and reimagine them. Just as Madeline Miller reinvents ancient stories, givi...
Virtual Event
Wichita, KS

Sun 1/31/21 at 2:30pm-3:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Lauren Fox & Christina Baker Kline Virtual Event
Watermark Books & Café invites you to attend a virtual event with bestselling authors Lauren Fox & Christina Baker Kline! Christina Baker Kline will be in virtual conversation with Lauren Fox discussing her new novel Send for Me—An achingly beautiful work ...
Watermark Books & Cafe
Wichita, KS

Thu 2/4/21 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Kristin Hannah with William Kent Krueger Virtual Event
Watermark Books & Café invites you to join bestselling authors Kristin Hannah & William Kent Krueger for a special in-conversation event! During the event, Kristin will be discussing her newest book The Four Winds—An epic novel of love and heroism and hope...
Watermark Books & Cafe
Wichita, KS

Mon 2/8/21 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Health and Feed
Health and Feed is a website about healthy food and nutrition and food recipes that help you lose fat.
Health Strategies
Wichita, KS

Fri 2/12/21 at 8am-9pm
Fri 3/12/21 at 8am-9pm
Fri 4/9/21 at 8am-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Friends University Fine Arts Scholarship Audition and Portfolio Review Day
The Friends University Fine Arts program is excited to announce dates for the 2020-2021 Scholarship Audition & Portfolio Review Days. The events will take place Nov. 20, Jan. 23, Feb. 15 and March 26. These events, formerly known as Showcase Days, allo...
Friends University – Riney Fine Arts Center
Wichita, KS

Mon 2/15/21 at 8am-1pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Theresa Caputo
Theresa Caputo, from TLC’s hit show, Long Island Medium, will appear live and share personal stories about her life and explain how her gift works. She will deliver healing messages to audience members and give people comfort knowing that their loved ones ...
Orpheum Theater
Wichita, KS

Mon 3/8/21 at 7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Friends University Fine Arts Scholarship Audition and Portfolio Review Day
The Friends University Fine Arts program is excited to announce dates for the 2020-2021 Scholarship Audition & Portfolio Review Days. The events will take place Nov. 20, Jan. 23, Feb. 15 and March 26. These events, formerly known as Showcase Days, allo...
Friends University – Riney Fine Arts Center
Wichita, KS

Fri 3/26/21 at 8am-1pm
    

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