This Week at the Library

This week at the Library, you can join us at:

Library OnDemand Available anytime you like.

Your doorway into live and archived programs. Arts & Culture, Career & Finance, Community Matters, Writers and more!

Walk and Read at Franklin Park  Monday, Oct. 3 - Oct. 9, Anytime

Johnson County Library and the City of Prairie Village invite you to visit the Walk and Read program at Franklin Park. Halloween Night and Head to Toe will be posted.

Meet the Author: Celeste HeadleeTuesday, Oct. 4, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.   

Communication has increased in our technological age, but it can often feel as if meaningful conversation and civility are in short supply. Celeste Headlee, author of We Need to Talk: How to Have Conversations That Matter, will share science-based fundamentals of communication and discuss how prioritizing civility facilitates inclusive and productive communities and civic engagement. Headlee will also provide concrete actions to enhance relationships and build self-confidence through improved communication.

One-on-One DNA & Genetic Genealogy Help Friday, Oct. 7, 9 a.m. - noon

Visit the Johnson County Genealogical Society at to schedule an appointment. A volunteer will contact you by email to set up an in-person or a Zoom session link for you prior to the scheduled date.

And much more happening this week »