Adult Events

Basehor Writer’s Group

Next meeting on October 16th, 2018 at 6:30pm

  Writers of all skill levels who love to write are invited to join the Basehor Writer’s group. The group meets weekly on Tuesday evenings 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm at the library and is facilitated by one of the members. Feel free to email her for additional information:  tmus55@aol.com or call the library  913.724.2828 and ask for Jenne Laytham. No need to sign up or register – just come… Read more »

Yoga (is for Every Body!) Wed. and Mon., 9:30-10:30 am

Next meeting on October 17th, 2018 at 9:30am

Melody is now offering yoga twice a week. Come Mondays, Wednesdays or both. Deep Stretch class. Lengthen and strengthen your muscles and develop flexibility.  You must be able to get onto the floor. Please bring a yoga set (block, strap & mat). The session fee is $10 per class. No class Monday, October 8 & 15.        

Brown Bag Film Screening: “Dark Money” – Wed, October 17, 12:00 Noon

This event is on October 17th, 2018 at 12:00pm

Please join us for our once-a-month film screenings and short discussion of a PBS POV documentary. Dark Money, a political thriller, examines one of the greatest present threats to American democracy: the influence of untraceable corporate money on our elections and elected officials. The film takes viewers to Montana—a frontline in the fight to preserve fair elections nationwide—to follow an intrepid local journalist working to expose the real-life impacts of… Read more »

Community Outreach from the Council on Aging – Thurs, Oct. 18, Drop-by between 9:00-10:00 am

Next meeting on October 18th, 2018 at 9:00am

A staff member from the Leavenworth County Council on Aging will be at the library to answer your questions regarding services available to any person 60 or older regardless of income. Some services provided are transportation, nutrition, home and telephone visits, legal assistance, advocacy and social services. There are no set fees for the services, however, donations are accepted. No appointment necessary. For more information, contact the Council on Aging… Read more »

Zumba Gold – Friday mornings, 9:00 a.m.

Next meeting on October 19th, 2018 at 9:00am

All the fun of Zumba at a slower pace. For the older adult or anyone new to Zumba. Cindy Grover leads our Zumba Gold classes. Classes are $55 for a 10 class punch card or $6 per class. No registration is required.  No class Friday, October 5th.              

Mahjongg on Friday afternoons, 1:00-4:00 p.m.

Next meeting on October 19th, 2018 at 1:00pm

Mahjongg (American style) is a Chinese game played with tiles, is sometimes compared to dominoes or the card game rummy. The 4 Winds MJ League is meets twice a week here at the library, Monday evenings, 5:30 – 8:00 p.m. and Friday afternoons, 1:00-4:00 p.m. Come as much and often as you like. The tables are reserved for experienced players. Want to join in the game? Would you like to… Read more »

Barn Quilt Classes – Same Class, Offered Twice: Sat, Oct. 20 – 9:00 – 4:00 OR Sun, Oct. 21 – 9:00 – 4:00

This event is on October 20th, 2018 at 9:00am

Back by popular demand!  We are once again offering the very popular Barn Quilt Class. Just sign up for ONE of the all day sessions. A barn quilt is a large piece of wood that is painted to look like a quilt block which is then attached to the side of a barn, garage, house, fence or wherever you choose.  Participants will leave the class with a finished 2’ x 2’ barn quilt ready to be displayed…. Read more »

Yoga (is for Every Body!) Mon. and Wed., 9:30-10:30 am

Next meeting on October 22nd, 2018 at 9:30am

Come start your week off with a session of healthy yoga led by Melody Miller of Holistic Heart of Healing.  Melody is now offering a Wednesday morning class, also! Deep Stretch class. Lengthen and strengthen your muscles and develop flexibility.  You must be able to get onto the floor. Please bring a yoga set (block, strap & mat). The session fee is $10 per class.  No class Monday, October 8… Read more »

Mahjongg on Monday evenings, 5:30-8:00 p.m.

Next meeting on October 22nd, 2018 at 5:30pm

Mahjongg (American style) is a Chinese game played with tiles, is sometimes compared to dominoes or the card game rummy. The 4 Winds MJ League is now meeting twice a week here at the library, Monday evenings, 5:30 – 8:00 p.m. and Friday afternoons, 1:00-4:00 p.m. Come as often and as much as you like. The tables are reserved for experienced players. Want to join in the game? Would you… Read more »

Five County Commissioners? Hear Both Sides to Decide Your Vote: Tuesday, Oct. 23, 7:00-8:00 pm

This event is on October 23rd, 2018 at 7:00pm

A question on the November 6th ballot will ask Leavenworth County voters if they approve of expanding the County Commission from the current number of three districts to five districts. We have invited two guests who will explain the reason for the vote and speak to both sides of the issue. Greg Beck, an instructor for the US Army Command and General Staff College, and Carolyn Tillotson, former mayor of… Read more »