Adult Services

Dinner & Discussion-The Kaw River, Tuesday, Dec. 4, 6:00 p.m.

This event is on December 4th, 2018 at 6:00pm

Please join us for a Dinner & Discussion event.  Dawn Buehler, Kansas Riverkeeper and Executive Director of Friends of the Kaw, will present the program “The Kaw River, Its History and Future.”
The Kansas River, known locally as the Kaw, is the largest prairie based watershed in the world. It runs more than 170 miles and provides drinking water for 800,000 people. Dinner will be served at 6:00; the program will begin at 6:30.
Cost of the dinner is $6.00.  Registration and pre-payment are required. Registration opens Monday, November 5.

Food Drive for BLAS – through Dec. 30

This event started on November 6th, 2018 at 3:00pm and runs until December 30th, 2018 at 8:00pm.

Through December the 4-Winds Mahjongg group is sponsoring a food drive at the library to benefit BLAS (Basehor-Linwood Assistance Service). Please donate non-perishable food items, paper products and personal care products. Place your items in the blue bucket inside the library or drop them off at the drive-up window. Please make sure your food donations are not beyond their expiration date. Thanks so much!

“A Christmas Carol” Bus Trip – Sat, Dec. 1, 12:15pm-5:15pm

This event is on December 1st, 2018 at 12:15pm

Join us for a fun holiday bus trip – leave the driving to us. “A Christmas Carol” presented by the Kansas City Repertory Theatre will be performed at Spencer Theatre, UMKC Performing Arts Center. The price of the ticket includes great seating and a short behind the scenes tour of the stage. The bus departs from the library promptly at 12:15 pm and returns around 5:15 pm. Total cost of $36 per person needs to be paid at time of reservation – the sooner the better because these trips fill up fast. Older children are welcome when accompanied by an adult. The charge for the bus is paid for by the Friends of the Basehor Library because they’re awesome! Please come by or call us at 913.724.2828 to register or for more info.

TnT: Books n’ Beverages Book Club, Thurs. Dec. 13, 7 pm

This event is on December 13th, 2018 at 7:00pm

Join us for our Twenties n’ Thirties book discussion of “The Stupidest Angel” by Christopher Moore. We’ll meet at 7:00 pm at Stix @ 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 book). Contact Amy @ the Library if you have any questions

Dementia Caregiver Support Group: Thurs, Dec. 13 – 6:30 – 8:00 pm

This event is on December 13th, 2018 at 6:30pm

Dr. Maritza Buenaver, Geriatric Psychiatrist specializing in dementia care and dementia education will guide a caregiver group the first Thursday of every month starting in September. The group’s goal is to provide understanding, comfort and a means for sharing experiences. Join us and learn from each other in a safe and supportive environment. Just drop by, no need to register.