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Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books), Signing/Readings
M. Earl Smith Author Talk and Signing
Watermark Books & Cafe will host M. Earl Smith for an author talk and signing of Stars Over Latin America on Thursday, November 15 at 6:00 p.m. When two young men begin a journey across Latin America on the back of a rundown motorcycle called The Mighty On...
Watermark Books & Cafe
Wichita, KS

Thu 11/15/18 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
NaNoWriMo Write-In
November is National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo). The challenge of NaNoWriMo is to write 50,000 words between November 1 and November 30. Write some of those words with fellow NaNoWriMo'ers at the Library. Bring your laptop and write your novel with us...
Wichita Public Library – Lionel D. Alford Branch
Wichita, KS

Thu 11/15/18 at 6pm-7:30pm
Thu 11/29/18 at 6pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Project Beauty Inc November Luncheon
Project Beauty Inc will be meeting at Rolling Hills Country Club, 223 S Westlink. The speaker will be Larry Hatteberg, local TV personality and photojournalist. Cost is $20. Mail check to Marilyn McKee, 8209 Oxford Court, Wichita, KS 67226. Reservatio...
Rolling Hills Country Club
Wichita, KS

Thu 11/15/18 at 12:30pm-2:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Windows 10
Learn about the newest Microsoft Windows Operating System. Navigation, customization, and other topics will be covered. Feel free to bring your Windows 10 device. Registration is required, beginning on Oct. 1; call (316) 303-8181 or register online.
Wichita Public Library – Evergreen Branch
Wichita, KS

Thu 11/15/18 at 6pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Conference
2018 Abolition Conference: Executions, Innocence, and Abolition
Come listen to a diverse panel explore the question of innocence and the death penalty. Panelists are Floyd Bledsoe, Kansas exoneree; Bob Weeks, advocate for limited government and individual liberty; and Richard Ney, experienced litigator. Sponsored b...
First United Methodist Church
Wichita, KS

Sat 11/17/18 at 1pm-4:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
iPhones and iPads: Beyond the Basics
Bring your iPad or iPhone and learn some new tips and tricks. This class is for students who want to learn more advanced features of the iOS system. Smart watches will also be discussed. Registration is required, beginning Oct. 1; call (316) 261-8510 or r...
Wichita Public Library – Advanced Learning Library
Wichita, KS

Sat 11/17/18 at 10:30am-12pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Simplify Your Life: Organizational Principles
Rachel Murphy of Simplify My Life ICT will run an interactive discussion with audience members about organizing strategies, how to get started, and the best way to organize a space, with special emphasis on managing the always-hectic holiday season! Rachel...
Wichita Public Library – Advanced Learning Library
Wichita, KS

Sat 11/17/18 at 3pm-5pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Wichita Genealogical Society: Quarterly Meeting
Highland and Old Mission are two of Wichita’s historic cemeteries. Many of the town’s movers and shakers are buried there. Come hear local historians Gary Huffman speak on "Highland Cemetery: Resting Place for Pioneers," and David Stuart on "Old Mission Ma...
Wichita Public Library – Lionel D. Alford Branch
Wichita, KS

Sat 11/17/18 at 10am-11pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
NaNoWriMo Write-In
November is National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo). The challenge of NaNoWriMo is to write 50,000 words between November 1 and November 30. Write some of those words with fellow NaNoWriMo'ers at the Library. Bring your laptop and write your novel with us...
Wichita Public Library – Advanced Learning Library
Wichita, KS

Sun 11/18/18 at 2pm-4pm
Sun 11/25/18 at 2pm-4pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
WIN Neighborhoods General Meeeting
WIN Neighborhoods General Meeting with Jack Brown, discussing Water Contamination Studies in Local Areas. Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health by Jack Brown, University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita.
United Way of the Plains
Wichita, KS

Mon 11/19/18 at 5:30pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Cote Smith Author Talk and Signing
Watermark Books and Cafe will host Cote Smith for an author talk and signing of Limetown on Tuesday, November 20 at 6:00 p.m. From the creators of the #1 podcast Limetown, an explosive prequel about a teenager who learns of a mysterious research facility w...
Watermark Books & Cafe
Wichita, KS

Tue 11/20/18 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Intermediate Word
Learn about headers and footers, tracking changes in a draft, working with tables, and other advanced formatting features. Registration is required, beginning on Oct..1; call (316) 688-9580 or register online.
Wichita Public Library – Angelou Northeast Branch
Wichita, KS

Tue 11/20/18 at 2:30pm-4pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Learning Circle: Learn to Write Fiction (Beginners)
Not quite ready for NaNoWriMo? Celebrate the month dedicated to writing with this Learning Circle! In this course, you will learn about writing the genres, character development, setting & basic world building, plot & structure, description, dialogue & act...
Wichita Public Library – Advanced Learning Library
Wichita, KS

Tue 11/20/18 at 5:30pm-7:30pm
Tue 11/27/18 at 5:30pm-7:30pm
Tue 12/4/18 at 5:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Open Books, Open Minds Book Discussion
The Buddha in the Attic by Julie Otsuka - Finalist for the 2011 National Book Award Presents the stories of six Japanese mail-order brides whose new lives in early twentieth-century San Francisco are marked by backbreaking migrant work, cultural struggl...
Wichita Public Library – Advanced Learning Library
Wichita, KS

Tue 11/20/18 at 5:30pm-6:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Third Tuesdays Book Discussion
Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis by J. D. Vance - Shares the story of the author's family and upbringing, describing how they moved from poverty to an upwardly mobile clan that included the author, a Yale Law School graduate, whi...
Wichita Public Library – Westlink Branch
Wichita, KS

Tue 11/20/18 at 1pm-2pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Hook & Needle Friends
Bring knitting, crocheting, quilting, or other needlecraft supplies and share your ideas, questions, and love of needlecrafts. Learn from the experience of others and advise those who are just beginning.
Wichita Public Library – Lionel D. Alford Branch
Wichita, KS

Wed 11/21/18 at 10am-12pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Rockwell Mystery Book Discussion
Monogram Murders by Sophie Hannah - A mystery featuring Agatha Christie's legendary hero follows Hercule Poirot as he tries to solve a diabolically clever puzzle in 1920s London that will put his keen skills of detection to the test. - (Baker & Taylor)
Wichita Public Library – Rockwell Branch
Wichita, KS

Mon 11/26/18 at 1pm-2pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Security for Your Computer
Learn about what is needed to protect your personal computer and its content. Also, find out how to recognize scams and stay safe on the Internet. No registration is required.
Wichita Public Library – Lionel D. Alford Branch
Wichita, KS

Mon 11/26/18 at 6pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
More Than DNA: Native American Ancestry and You
Wichita Public Library – Advanced Learning Library
Wichita, KS

Tue 11/27/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Tuesday Topics: Election Analysis
Join us as Dr. Russell Fox from Friends University discusses the outcomes from this year's election. What might voters expect to see in the coming months at the local, state and federal level? This program is co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters Wi...
Wichita Public Library – Advanced Learning Library
Wichita, KS

Tue 11/27/18 at 12pm-1pm
    

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