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Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Get Your Business Online with Google: Part 2
Google, Constant Contact, LinkedIn and Vistaprint will come together to help educate businesses on how to leverage technology to build and grow their business - with a focus on specific strategies to put into play to drive a successful second half of the y...
Wichita Public Library – Advanced Learning Library
Wichita, KS

Wed 10/17/18 at 11am-12:30pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Joe Stumpe Author Talk and Signing
Watermark Books & Cafe will host Joe Stumpe for an author talk and signing of Wicked Wichita on Wednesday, Oct 17 at 6:00 p.m. Local author Joe Stumpe tells the real stories of the city's best-known and least-known criminals and misfits.
Watermark Books & Cafe
Wichita, KS

Wed 10/17/18 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Adventures in Learning Fall Session
Each Thursday includes two morning sessions, a luncheon followed by a program, and a variety of afternoon activities. Topics include Politics, Wichita Women Leaders, A Little Something Extra, Health Innovations & Aging, Keep Moving Forward, Potpourri, Knit...
West Heights United Methodist Church
Wichita, KS

Thu 10/18/18 at 9am-3pm
Thu 10/25/18 at 9am-3pm
Thu 11/1/18 at 9am-3pm
Thu 11/8/18 at 9am-3pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Elin Hilderbrand Author Talk and Signing
Watermark Books & Cafe will host Elin Hilderbrand for an author talk and signing of Winter in Paradise on Thursday, October 18 at 6:00 p.m. Spend the coldest days of winter on a Caribbean beach with New York Times Bestselling author Elin Hilderbrand.
Watermark Books & Cafe
Wichita, KS

Thu 10/18/18 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Graphic Novels: Why?
Graphic novels are books written in visual panels, much like a comic book, usually with a longer storyline. Why do some authors choose to tell their story in a graphic novel format? One of the themes in this year's Big Read selection is a particular graphi...
Wichita Public Library – Advanced Learning Library
Wichita, KS

Thu 10/18/18 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Job Search Workshop: Build a Resumé
Need help getting a job? In this informative session co-sponsored by the Workforce Alliance of South Central Kansas, we will walk you through the steps of building a winning resumé through the Kansas Works site and teach you how to use it to find your next...
Wichita Public Library – Lionel D. Alford Branch
Wichita, KS

Thu 10/18/18 at 4pm-6pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Monthly Community Meditation at the Pyramid
Monthly Community Meditation is hosted by Retreat to Joy at the Riordan Clinic Pyramid. This month Certified Life Coach Jenny Wiley is presenting Playful Mindfulness followed by a short guided meditation. This event is free and open to the public, everyone...
Riordan Clinic
Wichita, KS

Thu 10/18/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Project Beauty Luncheon at Wichita Country Club
Lunch with speaker Matt Faust, Tanganyika Wildlife Park
Wichita Country Club
Wichita, KS

Thu 10/18/18 at 12:30pm-2:30pm
Thu 10/18/18 at 12:30pm-2:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Imagination or Omen? An Exploration of Science Fiction
Curious about science fiction? Wichita State University Instructor John Jones will define it, talk about how it has changed over time, discuss if this year's Big Read Wichita selection Station Eleven qualifies, and offer some reading suggestions for the no...
Wichita Public Library – Westlink Branch
Wichita, KS

Sat 10/20/18 at 2:30pm-3:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Computers/Technology, Class/Workshop
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; call 688-9361, or register online.
Wichita Public Library – Advanced Learning Library
Wichita, KS

Sat 10/20/18 at 10:30am-12pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Women’s Health and Social Justice at Home and Around the World
Latanya Mapp Frett is the Executive Director of Planned Parenthood Global, the international arm of Planned Parenthood Federation of America, with regional and country offices in Africa and Latin America. She previously worked for 8 years as a human rights...
Olive Tree
Wichita, KS

Sat 10/20/18 at 6pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Epistrophy: An Afternoon of Poetry & Improvised Music
Music and poetry have much in common, and in this celebration of the two art forms, you will experience the simultaneous expression of poetry accompanied by music. Featured poets include: Kevin Rabas, the Kansas Poet Laureate; Wichita poet Skyler Lovelace;...
Wichita Public Library – Advanced Learning Library
Wichita, KS

Sun 10/21/18 at 2pm-4:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Toys of the 20th Century - And Beyond!
Toys of the 20th Century - And Beyond! Sunday, October 21st, 2pm Free and open to the public An illustrated program presented by Amy McKune, Curator of Collections, The National Museum of Toys and Miniatures The development of new materials and m...
Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum
Wichita, KS

Sun 10/21/18 at 2pm-4pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Android Tablets and Smartphones
Learn the basics of your Android smartphone or tablet. Discover ways to customize your device, install apps, and learn useful ways to utilize it. Bring your own device. (NOTE: A separate class on Kindle devices and iPads will be taught). Registration is re...
Wichita Public Library – Advanced Learning Library
Wichita, KS

Mon 10/22/18 at 2:30pm-4pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Jeannette Walls to Speak at Butler Community College
The Butler Foundation is bringing bestselling author of The Glass Castle, Jeannette Walls to Butler Community College’s El Dorado campus on October 22. Drawing from her compelling memoir, Walls shares anecdotes from her childhood and demonstrates that our ...
Butler Community College, El Dorado Campus
El Dorado, KS

Mon 10/22/18 at 7pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Beyond Survival ICT: Agricultural Risk
This year’s Big Read selection, Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel, explores the idea of life in a post-apocalypic world of survival. This series asks the question: How well prepared are we for future disasters? Risks to the food supply could be di...
Wichita Public Library – Advanced Learning Library
Wichita, KS

Tue 10/23/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Computers/Technology
Intro to Google Suite
An overview of Google Drive, Sheets, Gmail, Docs, Calendar, Slides, and Hangouts will be given. Registration is required, beginning on Aug. 1; call (316) 303-8181 or register online.
Wichita Public Library – Evergreen Branch
Wichita, KS

Tue 10/23/18 at 6pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Tuesday Topics: Green Space vs. Private Development
The competing interest of public green space vs. private development is nothing new. Joni Mitchell's song "Big Yellow Taxi" summed it up: "...Paved paradise and put up a parking lot." In times of economic downturn, how important is it to keep and maintain ...
Wichita Public Library – Advanced Learning Library
Wichita, KS

Tue 10/23/18 at 12pm-1pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
B. A. Shapiro Author Talk and Signing
Watermark Books & Cafe will host BA Shapiro for an author talk and signing of her novel The Collector's Apprentice on Wednesday, October 24 at 6:00 p.m. The event will take place at the Ulrich Museum of Art on the Wichita State University campus. FROM THE...
Wichita State University – Ulrich Museum of Art
Wichita, KS

Wed 10/24/18 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings, Family/Child (Books)
I Read YA Find Your Story Tour
Watermark Books and Cafe will host the I Read YA Find Your Story Tour on October, 24 at 7:00 p.m. featuring Scott Westerfield, Ally Carter, Eliot Schrefer, and Kody Keplinger. The Find Your Story Tour celebrates young adult stories that inspire and encoura...
Watermark Books & Cafe
Wichita, KS

Wed 10/24/18 at 6pm-7pm
    

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