The Lawrence Public Library is a public library located in Lawrence, Kansas. It serves the City of Lawrence, and, through its membership in the Northeast Kansas Library System, all of the citizens of the NEKLS multi-county regional library system.
Current partner programs are listed below. Click on the Program Name for additional information
Become a HAM radio operator and talk to people across
the world, save the day in an emergency, and learn all kinds of cool
tech. On June 11th spend the day learning what you need to know to get
your license. Review on June 18th and then take the short test.
Time: June 11, 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. and June 18, 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Join us for a once in a life-time opportunity to speak
directly to astronauts onboard the International Space Station using a
HAM radio! With the help of the Douglas County Amateur Radio Club we are
building a radio groundstation at the Lawrence Public Library and will radio up to the space station as it
passes over our heads.
Time: September 5 - 11, exact day and time TBD