Adult Events

Adult Winter Reading Challenge, Jan 12-March 20

This event is on January 12th, 2015 at 12:00am

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There’s Snow Better Time to Read. The Adult Winter Reading Challenge is winding up just in time for spring. The last day to turn in your bingo sheets is Friday, March 20th. Did you win a prize in one of the regular drawings? Get a mug for completing two Bingos? Fill in your whole card, WHITEOUT, for a chance at the Grand Prize, a $100 gift card to Nebraska Furniture… Read more »

POETRY CONTEST 2015

This event is on March 1st, 2015 at 12:01am

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The Basehor Community Library announces the annual Poetry Contest. Cash prizes will be awarded as follows: 1st – $100     2nd – $50    3rd – $25 The deadline to enter is Friday, March 27 The winning poems will be on display in the library during the month of April for National Poetry Month.   The contest is for ages 16 and up – Submit one original poem – Must fit on… Read more »

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

Next meeting on March 2nd, 2015 at 9:30am

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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 $55 for 6 classes. Walk-ins are welcome at… Read more »

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

Next meeting on March 2nd, 2015 at 5:30pm

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Mahjongg, the ancient 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 whenever or as much as you want. They would love to have you join them for fun and fellowship! Please, Monday evenings are reserved for… Read more »

Basehor Writer’s Group – Tuesdays, 6:30-8:00 pm

Next meeting on March 3rd, 2015 at 6:30pm

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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 and… Read more »

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

Next meeting on March 4th, 2015 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 $55 for 6 classes. Walk-ins are welcome at $10 per class.  

Knitting Time – The Second Row – Wed, 6:30-8:00 p.m.

Next meeting on March 4th, 2015 at 6:30pm

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Let’s keep on knitting!  It’s time for the “second row” of Knitting Time. You did not need to participate in the previous class to register for this one. Whether you are a brand new beginner or an advanced knitter, Sue Weston will be your guide. Each class is only $1.00 and Sue provides the yarn.  Please bring your own needles, size 8, 9 or 10.  Classes continue through April 8th…. Read more »

PiYo – Thursday evenings, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Next meeting on March 5th, 2015 at 6:30pm

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PiYo is a combination of Pilates, Yoga and toning movements to build strength & gain flexibility. The choreography is fun, challenging and will make you sweat. Cindy Grover leads our PiYo classes and they are for beginners to advanced students. Please bring a Yoga mat with you. Classes are $45 for a 10 class punch card or $5 per class. No registration is required. No class Thursday, March 26th.  

Zumba Gold – Friday mornings

Next meeting on March 6th, 2015 at 9:00am

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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 $45 for a 10 class punch card or $5 per class. No registration is required. No class Friday, March 27th.            

Book TALK – Fri. March 6th, 10:00 a.m.

This event is on March 6th, 2015 at 10:00am

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Not Without Laughter by Langston Hughes Literature with a Kansas Connection is our spring series in the Kansas Humanities Council Book TALK program. Not Without Laughter is a coming-of-age tale unfolds in 1930s rural Kansas. A poignant portrait of African-American family, it follows the story of young Sandy Rogers as he grows from a boy to a man. We meet Sandy’s mother, Annjee, who works as a housekeeper for a… Read more »