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Paula Casey Author Talk and Signing
Watermark Books & Cafe will host Paula Casey for an author talk and signing for the book launch of The Lawyer and The Law of Attraction on Saturday, April 21 at 1:30 p.m. If you’ve ever wanted more from your life and didn’t know where to begin, The Lawyer ...
Watermark Books & Cafe
Wichita, KS

Sat 4/21/18 at 1:30pm-2:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Wichita Genealogical Society: Medical Genealogy
Researching your ancestors' medical histories can show patterns of health issues among generations. This presentation will look at what records may exist, what information they contain, and where medical records might be found. This program is co-sponsored...
Wichita Public Library – Lionel D. Alford Branch
Wichita, KS

Sat 4/21/18 at 1pm-3pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Art Garden Lunch and Learn with Lori Guthridge
With galleries brimming with French modern masterpieces--Monet, Matisse, and Renoir--the Art Garden Lunch & Learn will consider Versailles, French garden design, and the continuing legacy of France on gardens today. The French created gardens of epic delig...
Wichita Art Museum
Wichita, KS

Mon 4/23/18 at 12pm-2pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Alex Grecian Author Talk and Signing
Watermark Books & Cafe will host Kansas Alex Grecian for an author talk and signing of The Saint of Wolves and Butchers on Tuesday, April 24 at 6:00 p.m. From the bestselling author of The Yard comes a chilling contemporary thriller about an enigmatic hun...
Watermark Books & Cafe
Wichita, KS

Tue 4/24/18 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Computers/Technology
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 web sites to hel...
Wichita Public Library – Lionel D. Alford Branch
Wichita, KS

Tue 4/24/18 at 6pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Tuesday Topics: Expanding Medicaid
The Affordable Care Act (ACA) allows states to choose to expand Medicaid with the federal government paying most of the additional costs.  Kansas is one of 18 states that chose not to take advantage of the expansion, leaving nearly 150,000 Kansans in healt...
Wichita Public Library – Evergreen Branch
Wichita, KS

Tue 4/24/18 at 11:30am-1pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Masters of Mystery Book Discussion
The Dry by Jane Harper
Wichita Public Library – Lionel D. Alford Branch
Wichita, KS

Wed 4/25/18 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Tales from the Wichita Wings Locker Room
- Reuniting the Wichita Wings - The Wings documentary team is reuniting past Wichita Wings players and coach Roy Turner for a public, panel-style event for reminiscing, story telling, and questions from fans. “Tales from the Wings Locker Room” will ta...
LaVela
Wichita, KS

Fri 4/27/18 at 7pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Kansas Authors Club D6 Meeting - Ronda Miller - "Writing Your Trauma Without Too Much Drama"
Ronda Miller, current state President of the Kansas Authors Club, presents a talk and workshop on writing about trauma in a way that is healing. This is the April meeting of Kansas Authors Club District 6.
Hutchinson Community College
Hutchinson, KS

Sat 4/28/18 at 1pm-4pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Rockwell Mystery Book Discussion
X by Sue Grafton Wealthy Hallie Bettancourt hires the Santa Teresa, Calif., PI for a simple assignment—find Christian Satterfield, a bank robber recently released from prison who was the baby 15-year-old Hallie gave up for adoption years earlier. Meanw...
Wichita Public Library – Rockwell Branch
Wichita, KS

Mon 4/30/18 at 1pm-2pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Computers/Technology
Cloud Computing
In this class, the term "cloud computing" will be explained. Several cloud computing services will be featured, with an emphasis on the use of Google Drive. Registration is required, beginning April 2; call 688-9580, or register online.
Wichita Public Library – Angelou Northeast Branch
Wichita, KS

Tue 5/1/18 at 6pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
First Tuesdays Book Discussion
The Chaperone by Laura Moriarty A novel about the friendship between an adolescent, pre-movie-star Louise Brooks, and the 36-year-old woman who chaperones her to New York City for a summer, in 1922, and how it changes both their lives.
Wichita Public Library – Evergreen Branch
Wichita, KS

Tue 5/1/18 at 1pm-2pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Comic Book Reader's Theater
Celebrate Free Comic Book Day with 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 – Westlink Branch
Wichita, KS

Sat 5/5/18 at 3pm-4pm
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 April 2; call 688-9361, or register online.
Wichita Public Library – Rockwell Branch
Wichita, KS

Tue 5/8/18 at 4pm-5:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
We Rock Book Discussion
The Girl You Left Behind by Jojo Moyes France, 1916: Artist Edouard Lefevre leaves his young wife, Sophie, to fight at the front. When their small town falls to the Germans in the midst of World War II, Edouard's portrait of Sophie draws the eye of ...
Wichita Public Library – Rockwell Branch
Wichita, KS

Wed 5/9/18 at 1pm-2pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Lisa Ko Author Talk and Signing
Watermark Books & Cafe will host Lisa Ko for an author talk and signing of her novel The Leavers on Thursday, May 10 at 6:00 p.m. Lisa Ko's powerful debut, The Leavers, is the winner of the 2016 PEN/Bellwether Prize for Fiction, awarded by Barbara Kingsol...
Watermark Books & Cafe
Wichita, KS

Thu 5/10/18 at 6pm-7pm
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 5/10/18 at 10am-11am
Thu 6/14/18 at 10am-11am
Thu 7/12/18 at 10am-11am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Open Books, Open Minds Book Discussion
Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline Close to aging out of the foster care system, Molly Ayer takes a position helping an elderly woman named Vivian and discovers that they are more alike than different as she helps Vivian solve a mystery from her pa...
Wichita Public Library – Evergreen Branch
Wichita, KS

Tue 5/15/18 at 5:30pm-6:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Third Tuesdays Book Discussion
Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI by David Grann In 1920s Oklahoma, the Osage Indian Nation possessed immense wealth because their land contained large petroleum reserves. In Killers of the Flower Moon, New Yorker s...
Wichita Public Library – Westlink Branch
Wichita, KS

Tue 5/15/18 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 – Evergreen Branch
Wichita, KS

Wed 5/16/18 at 2:30pm-4pm
    

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