Adult Events

TnT: Books n’ Beverages Book Club, Thurs. Feb. 11, 7pm

This event is on February 11th, 2016 at 7:00pm

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Join us for our Twenties n’ Thirties book discussion of “The Shadow of the Wind” by Carlos Ruiz Zafon. We’ll meet at 7:00 pm at Chili’s @ Legends. Order drinks, have dinner, or just snack on some appetizers. The book is available at the front desk at the library. Since we meet at a restaurant just let us know if you’d like to attend (even if you haven’t read the… Read more »

Zumba Gold – Friday mornings

Next meeting on February 12th, 2016 at 9:00am

Zumba class

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.                

Book TALK – Fri. Feb. 12, 10 am

This event is on February 12th, 2016 at 10:00am

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Kansas Humanities Council – Book TALK  (Talking About Literature in Kansas) Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston Our spring Book TALK series is African American Women: Hear my story. We will be reading a selection of literature written by African American women. Don’t miss this chance to read superb literature and take part in a thoughtful discussion. One of the most important and enduring books of the… Read more »

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

Next meeting on February 12th, 2016 at 1:00pm

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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 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 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 knowledgeable… Read more »

Social Security Advice – Tues., Feb. 16th, 6:30 p.m.

This event is on February 16th, 2016 at 6:30pm

Social-Security-benefits

Gary Walker of Lawing Financial will be at the library to present a short program about Social Security. Join us to learn about: How to apply for Social Security? When should you start taking benefits? How are your Social Security benefits taxed? You’ve worked hard for a comfortable retirement. Make sure you know how to coordinate Social Security benefits into your overall retirement strategy.

Playing With Poetry – Wed, 6:30 pm, Feb 17 through March 9

Next meeting on February 17th, 2016 at 6:30pm

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Playing With Poetry; How to Read, Discuss and Have Fun with Poems Wednesday evenings, February 17th – March 9th, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Join two University of Saint Mary English professors here at the library for an enriching evening of poetry. We’ll read and talk about all sorts of poetry. A poetry anthology will be supplied for all participants. Registration is required. This program is funded by the University of… Read more »

Hunter Education Thursday and Saturday sessions

This event is on February 18th, 2016 at 5:30pm

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Anyone born on or after July 1, 1957 must be certified by an approved course in hunter education before they can hunt in Kansas. (Individuals 15 years old and under may hunt without hunter education certification if they are under the direct supervision of an adult 18 years old or older.) The Basehor Community Library partners with the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism to offer state certified hunter… Read more »

Hunter Education Thursday and Saturday sessions

This event is on February 20th, 2016 at 9:00am

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Anyone born on or after July 1, 1957 must be certified by an approved course in hunter education before they can hunt in Kansas. (Individuals 15 years old and under may hunt without hunter education certification if they are under the direct supervision of an adult 18 years old or older.) The Basehor Community Library partners with the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism to offer state certified hunter… Read more »

Thursday Evening Book Club – Feb. 25th, 6:30 pm

This event is on February 25th, 2016 at 6:30pm

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What She Left Behind by Ellen Marie Wiseman Ten years ago, Izzy Stone’s mother fatally shot her father while he slept. Devastated by her mother’s apparent insanity, Izzy, now seventeen, refuses to visit her in prison. But her new foster parents, employees at the local museum, have enlisted Izzy’s help in cataloging items at a long-shuttered state asylum. There, amid piles of abandoned belongings, Izzy discovers a stack of unopened… Read more »

Library trip – University of Kansas Natural History Museum, Tues. March 8

This event is on March 8th, 2016 at 2:15pm

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  The University of Kansas Natural History Museum has just been named among the top natural history museums at a public university by Best College Reviews. The museum ranked fourth behind Harvard, Drexel and Yale. Join us for a behind the scenes tour of this outstanding museum.  Located in Dyche Hall on the campus of the University of Kansas, the museum is home to more than 9 million  specimens of… Read more »