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Wichita In Mind - Free Meditation Class
Scott Spradlin FREE Admission The Community Mindfulness Meditation series is a chance to experience the great benefits this simple practice can bring to your health and overall wellbeing. At each session: • Featured presenter will share insights to...
Riordan Clinic
Wichita, KS

Thu 7/19/18 at 5:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Candid Conversations Book Club
Come to the Maya Angelou Branch Library for a special after-hours 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 on Debby Irving's book Waking...
Wichita Public Library – Angelou Northeast Branch
Wichita, KS

Fri 7/20/18 at 7pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Exploring the Nooks and Crannies of Kansas
Marci Penner and WenDee Rowe, authors of The Kansas Guidebook 2 for Explorers, will take you on a picture journey throughout the state sharing road trip ideas and telling stories about their adventures. From restaurant suggestions to art, architecture, his...
Wichita Public Library – Westlink Branch
Wichita, KS

Sat 7/21/18 at 2:30pm-3:15pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
WGS: Homestead Records: Find Your Ancestor's Home
Find your ancestors home presented by Rosie Wiley.
Wichita Public Library – Lionel D. Alford Branch
Wichita, KS

Sat 7/21/18 at 1pm-3pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Ace Atkins Author Talk and Signing
Watermark Books & Cafe will host Ace Atkins for an author talk and signing on Monday, July 23 for his newest thriller The Sinners. In the new novel from New York Times-bestselling crime master Ace Atkins, violence comes in many forms...and this time it ma...
Watermark Books & Cafe
Wichita, KS

Mon 7/23/18 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Book Club Toolbox
Wichita Public Library – Advanced Learning Library
Wichita, KS

Tue 7/24/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Tech for Travelers
Use technology to travel smarter. Discount airfare sites, Airbnb, and smartphone tips and tricks can help you find the best deals and enhance your travel experience. No registration required.
Wichita Public Library – Lionel D. Alford Branch
Wichita, KS

Tue 7/24/18 at 2:30pm-4pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Masters of Mystery Book Discussion
The Comforts of a Muddy Saturday by Alexander McCall Smith Isabel Dalhousie comes to the aid of a renowned, much respected doctor whose reputation is at stake following the death of a patient because of allegations of scientific fraud in respect to a ...
Wichita Public Library – Lionel D. Alford Branch
Wichita, KS

Wed 7/25/18 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Walk-In Tech Help
Bring your devices and ask about your laptop, tablet, e-reader, or cell phone. This is also a good time to learn more advanced computer techniques, or work on job applications and resumes. Registration is not required.
Wichita Public Library – Advanced Learning Library
Wichita, KS

Wed 7/25/18 at 4pm-5:30pm
Wed 8/1/18 at 4pm-5:30pm
Wed 8/8/18 at 4pm-5:30pm
Wed 8/15/18 at 4pm-5:30pm
Wed 8/22/18 at 4pm-5:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Information on the Internet
Digital literacy is the ability to use information and communication technologies to find, evaluate, create, and communicate information, requiring both cognitive and technical skills. This class will look at some social media outlets and websites to help ...
Wichita Public Library – Westlink Branch
Wichita, KS

Thu 7/26/18 at 6pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Jason Heller Author Talk and Signing
Watermark Books & Cafe will host Jason Heller in conversation with Jedd Beaudoin on Monday, July 30 at 6:00 p.m. Heller is the author of Strange Stars. A Hugo Award-winning author and music journalist explores the weird and wild story of when rock 'n' rol...
Watermark Books & Cafe
Wichita, KS

Mon 7/30/18 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Android Tablets and Smartphones
Learn the basics of your Android smart phone or tablet. Discover ways to customize your device, install apps, and learn useful ways to utilize it. Bring your own device, but please have it registered before class. (NOTE: A separate class on Kindle device...
Wichita Public Library – Advanced Learning Library
Wichita, KS

Tue 7/31/18 at 6pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
First Thursdays Book Discussion
The Hours by Michael Cunningham The spirit of Virginia Woolf permeates the lives of several American readers as evidenced in this trio of tales about the author Woolf, a New Yorker planning a party to honor a writer, and a young mother reading Woolf's ...
Wichita Public Library – Evergreen Branch
Wichita, KS

Thu 8/2/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Comic Book Reader's Theater: Black Panther
Join us for a dramatic reading from the Black Panther story arc. Voice actors will read the comic aloud with visual panels projected on a screen.
Wichita Public Library – Angelou Northeast Branch
Wichita, KS

Sat 8/4/18 at 3pm-4pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Microsoft Word Intermediate
Learn about headers and footers, tracking changes in a draft, working with tables, and other advanced formatting features. Registration is reqired, beginning on June 1; call 261-8500, or register online.
Wichita Public Library – Advanced Learning Library
Wichita, KS

Sat 8/4/18 at 10:30am-12pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
First Tuesdays Book Discussion
Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill by Candace Millard The best-selling author of Destiny of the Republic presents a narrative account of Churchill's lesser-known heroics during the Boer War, describin...
Wichita Public Library – Evergreen Branch
Wichita, KS

Tue 8/7/18 at 1pm-2pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
We Rock Book Discussion
Cora is a slave on a cotton plantation in Georgia. When Caesar, a recent arrival from Virginia, tells her about the Underground Railroad, they decide to take a terrifying risk and escape. Though they manage to find a station and head north, they are being ...
Wichita Public Library – Rockwell Branch
Wichita, KS

Wed 8/8/18 at 1pm-2pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Senior Thursday
The second Thursday each month, the Kansas Aviation Museum hosts Senior Thursday. Each month, there is a program about the Kansas innovators in aviation or the aircraft that have made Wichita the Air Capital of the World. Programs are held in conference ro...
Kansas Aviation Museum
Wichita, KS

Thu 8/9/18 at 10am-11am
Thu 9/13/18 at 10am-11am
Thu 10/11/18 at 10am-11am
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Bree Barton and Sarah Henning Author Talk and Signing
Watermark Books & Cafe will host Bree Barton and Sarah Henning for an author talk and signing on August 16 at 6:00 p.m. FOR HEART OF THORNS: Fans of Leigh Bardugo and Laini Taylor won’t want to miss this gorgeously written, bold novel, the first in the He...
Watermark Books & Cafe
Wichita, KS

Thu 8/16/18 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Candid Conversations Book Club
Come to the Maya Angelou Branch Library for a special after-hours 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 on The Line Becomes a River: ...
Wichita Public Library – Angelou Northeast Branch
Wichita, KS

Fri 8/17/18 at 7pm-8:30pm
    

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