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Jeff Mauro Virtual Event
Watermark Books & Café is excited to partner with William Morrow to celebrate the launch of COME ON OVER a new cookbook bursting with personality and mouthwatering for family and friendly gatherings from celebrity chef Jeff Mauro, co-host of Food Network’s...
Watermark Books & Cafe
Wichita, KS

Tue 4/13/21 at 7:30pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Kansas Legislative Update - KMUW’s Democracy on Tap
Join KMUW's digital Democracy on Tap for a Kansas legislative update. We'll hear from local experts on the Kansas legislative session, including bills that have been introduced, debated, passed, or are on the horizon. Our panel will feature Stephen Koranda...
Virtual Event
Wichita, KS

Tue 4/13/21 at 5pm-6pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Navigating Medicare Online
Discover what you are able to do on the Medicare website (Medicare.gov). Experts from the Central Plains Area Agency on Aging will you through the steps for enrolling, making changes, and other features. Registration is required. Call (316) 337-9456 or vis...
Virtual Event
Wichita, KS

Tue 4/13/21 at 6pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Family/Child (Books)
Max Brallier Virtual Author Event
Join us in virtually welcoming the bestselling author of The Last Kids on Earth series! Max Brallier will be joining us for a virtual presentation and discussion of his new book The Last Kids on Earth: Thrilling Tales from the Tree House! PLUS we will have...
Watermark Books & Cafe
Wichita, KS

Wed 4/14/21 at 10:30am-11:30am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Senior Wednesday: Music Theatre Wichita
Music Theatre Wichita is celebrating their 50th year of providing our community with Broadway-scale musical theater! Producing Director Wayne Bryan will take us on a journey of where they've been and where they plan to go. Covid-19 has brought a unique set...
Virtual Event
Wichita, KS

Wed 4/14/21 at 1:30pm-2:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Designing Drought Tolerant Landscapes
Droughts come and droughts go, but there are many ways to drought-proof your gardens and home landscapes to minimize damage. Extension Master Gardener Kay Drennen will share planning and maintenance tips, as well as a list of drought tolerant plants for y...
Virtual Event
Wichita, KS

Thu 4/15/21 at 6pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Learning Circle: Smithsonian's Objects That Define America
In this course you will gain a unique perspective on American history and culture by learning the stories behind objects that were, and continue to be, an essential part of US history. Learning Circles are lightly facilitated study groups for learners who...
Virtual Event
Wichita, KS

Thu 4/15/21 at 3pm-4:30pm
Thu 4/22/21 at 3pm-4:30pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books), Talks/Lectures
Jon Klassen Virtual Author Event
Join us in virtually welcoming the Caldecott Medal-winning creator of the Hat Trilogy! Jon Klassen will be joining us for a virtual storytime and discussion of his newest book The Rock from the Sky!
Watermark Books & Cafe
Wichita, KS

Fri 4/16/21 at 10:30am-11:30am
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Outdoor Wee Reads Story Time @ the Mulvane Public Library
Starting in April, we will begin hosting outdoor story times! Bring a blanket or chairs for your family to use while we sing, tell stories, and dance in our spots! These story times are weather permitting, so if it is below 55 degrees or raining, we will ...
Mulvane Public Library
Mulvane, KS

Fri 4/16/21 at 10:30am-11am
Fri 4/23/21 at 10:30am-11am
Fri 4/30/21 at 10:30am-11am
Fri 5/7/21 at 10:30am-11am
Fri 5/14/21 at 10:30am-11am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Creating a Research Guide
Rosie Wiley will share information about a valuable tool to help you organize your genealogy. Co-sponsored by the Wichita Genealogical Society. Registration begins four weeks before the program. Call (316) 261-8500 or register online at www.wichitalibrar...
Virtual Event
Wichita, KS

Sat 4/17/21 at 1pm-3pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
The Home of Slow and Sustainable Fashion
Sustainable Fashion Events you cannot miss. Isn’t it great that there is more and more awareness about the importance of sustainable fashion? Isn’t it awesome to know that designers, distributors, the media and consumers are combining efforts to give a pos...
Charlotte's Sew Natural
Newton, KS

Sat 4/17/21 at 9am-5pm
Sat 5/15/21 at 9am-5pm
Sat 6/19/21 at 9am-5pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Bob Drury and Tom Clavin Virtual Author Event
Watermark Books & Café invites you to attend a virtual event with bestselling authors Tom Clavin & Bob Drury! Tom & Bob will be joining us for a virtual discussion of their new book Blood and Treasure—The explosive true saga of the legendary figure Daniel ...
Watermark Books & Cafe
Wichita, KS

Wed 4/21/21 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
No One Is Talking About This - KMUW’s Literary Feast
KMUW's Literary Feast is a book club for public radio listeners, featuring selections made by KMUW staff. For April 2021, we're reading and discussing "No One Is Talking About This" by Patricia Lockwood, author of the 2017 memoir “Priestdaddy”. To learn mo...
Virtual Event
Wichita, KS

Wed 4/21/21 at 5pm-6pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Smart Home Technology
There are more options than ever when it comes to making your home "smart". Learn about various services and technologies that you can use in your home. Registration is required; call 261-8500 or register online. This program will be held online via Zoom. ...
Virtual Event
Wichita, KS

Wed 4/21/21 at 1pm-2:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
An Introduction to Container Gardening
If you have ever encountered poor growing conditions, or limited time and space for conventional gardening, but still have the desire for fresh food or beautiful plants, this class will be of interest to you. Extension Master Gardener Kevin Madden will pr...
Virtual Event
Wichita, KS

Thu 4/22/21 at 6pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Entrepreneurship 101
This Small Business Administration/SCORE program will show you the keys to successful Entrepreneurship . You will also learn about business start-up resources at the Library. Registration is required, and is open between March 1 and April 24; call (316) 26...
Virtual Event
Wichita, KS

Sat 4/24/21 at 1pm-2:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Talks/Lectures
Entrepreneurship 101
This Small Business Administration/SCORE program will show you the keys to successful Entrepreneurship . You will also learn about business start-up resources at the Library. Registration is required, and is open between March 1 and April 24 ;call (316) 26...
Virtual Event
Wichita, KS

Sat 4/24/21 at 1pm-2:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Cable and Cable Alternatives
There are more choices than ever when it comes to viewing entertaining and educational programs at home. To help you decide which options are best for you, we'll look at the advantages and disadvantages of both cable service and the ever growing number of ...
Virtual Event
Wichita, KS

Tue 4/27/21 at 3:30pm-5pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Learning Circle: Science Literacy
With the plethora of information available at our fingertips, how do we sort through what is trustworthy and what is not? Science literacy can help us with that. In this learning circle, you will discover the various scientific concepts and processes you c...
Virtual Event
Wichita, KS

Tue 4/27/21 at 2:30pm-4pm
Tue 5/4/21 at 2:30pm-4pm
Tue 5/11/21 at 2:30pm-4pm
Tue 5/18/21 at 2:30pm-4pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Tuesday Topics: Police Reform
Recent events have caused protesters throughout the country to call for "defunding the police."  What type of changes are being sought, and is defunding the answer?  What would it mean to change the funding structure of the police department, and would tha...
Virtual Event
Wichita, KS

Tue 4/27/21 at 12pm-1pm
    

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