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Program Name:  Master Gardeners for Kids: Chia Sock Head

Who:  Daisies - Brownies

When: Wednesday, September 9, from 4-5 p.m.

Where:  Reader’s Theatre (Lawrence Public Library event space, 707 Vermont)

What:  Daisies and Brownies will find that this activity fits right in with their journey’s Between Earth and Sky and WOW! Wonders of Water. The question is, what is a seed? Come find out with Master Gardeners, and make a special craft that will grow its own hair! Registration is required. 

How to register:  Please call 785-843-3833 to sign up.

Questions: Barb Michener bmichener@lawrencepubliclibrary.org

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Program Name:  Spencer Art Cart: Bead Blitz

Who:  Brownies

When: Saturday, Sept 12, 1:30-4:30 p.m.

Where:  Reader’s Theatre (Lawrence Public Library event space, 707 Vermont)

What:  Brownies will learn about beaded jewelry from Africa and create a beaded treasure of their own for the A World of Girls journey. The Art Cart is a drop-in art activity station where families and other groups can enjoy hands-on art projects together, taking inspiration from original artworks in the Spencer Classroom Collection. Sponsored by Lawrence Public Library and Spencer Museum of Art.

How to register:  No registration necessary.

Questions: Barb Michener bmichener@lawrencepubliclibrary.org
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Program Name:
Intro to Yoga

Who: Cadette - Ambassador

When: Wednesday, September 2 from 4:15-5:15 p.m.

Where: Auditorium at the Lawrence Public Library located at 707 Vermont.

What: Want to find out what Yoga is all about? Come to Intro to Yoga with our own Sarah Trowbridge-Alford. Sarah will teach as about the origins of Yoga and then lead us through our first poses. This program is perfect for anyone whether this is their first chance to try Yoga, or if they’re an old pro. Who knows, maybe Yoga will become a part of your own healthy lifestyle! Girl Scouts will find some natural ties to the Breath Journey. 

How to register: Email Miriam Wallen at mwallen@lawrence.lib.ks.us or call 785-843-3833 x138.

Questions: For any questions about this program please contact Miriam Wallen at mwallen@lawrence.lib.ks.us or call 785-843-3833 x138

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Program Name: Snack Smart

Who: Cadette - Ambassador

When: Wednesday September 16 from 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Where: Readers’ Theater (Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont)

What: Hang out with your friends and talk about tasty snacks and how you can pick the best ones to keep you healthy. Then we’ll make and enjoy some tasty and healthy snacks together. Be sure to reserve your space!


How to register: Email Miriam Wallen at mwallen@lawrence.lib.ks.us or call 785-843-3833 x138.

Questions: For any questions about this program please contact Miriam Wallen at mwallen@lawrence.lib.ks.us or call 785-843-3833 x138

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Program Name: Author Visit - Sarah J. Schmitt

Who: Cadette - Ambassador

When: Wednesday October 22 from 7-8:30 p.m.

Where: Meeting Room B (Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont)

What:  Come to a 45 minute Q & A session with author Sarah J. Schmitt about her first book It’s a Wonderful Death. Find out what it takes to become a published author and what has inspired and driven her to reach her goals. Then stay for a writing session with Sarah to learn how you can develop characters, plot, and tell your story.

How to register: Email Miriam Wallen at mwallen@lawrence.lib.ks.us or call 785-843-3833 x138.

Questions: For any questions about this program please contact Miriam Wallen at mwallen@lawrence.lib.ks.us or call 785-843-3833 x138